He was born, raised, and educated in Marlborough, the son of the late Myron F. and Ruth (Bancroft) Lynch, and was a 1943 graduate of Marlborough High School. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, and following an honorable discharge worked at the Marlborough Foundry as a caster, where he was employed for over 30 years before retiring in 1986.
Following his “retirement,” he worked as a driver for Waltham Central for 25 years, retiring “again” in 2011.
Myron was a member of the American Legion, Moose Lodge and AmVets, all in Marlborough. He was an avid Bruins and Patriots fan, and attended every Marlborough Shamrocks game with his wife Lucille. He loved vacationing in York Beach, Maine with his family.
He leaves three sons, Daniel Lynch of Snellville, Ga., Michael Lynch of Daytona Beach, Fla., and Steven Lynch of Boston; three daughters, Robin Kehoe of Leicester, Colleen Ahearn of Clayton, N.C., and Lori Lynch of Miami, Fla.; a stepson, Dennis Dyer of Hudson; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by two brothers, Donald and Richard Lynch.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, Jan. 10, at 11:30 a.m., in the Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home, 378 Lincoln St. Burial with military honors will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson Street. Calling hours will be held Friday, Jan. 9, from 5-8 p.m.