McCREA, Kevin R. At 52, of a heart attack. Born in Boston, Kevin was a 1988 graduate of Wabash College (Phi Kappa Psi) who built his fortune in construction while racing motorcycles and making friends all over the globe. He coached South End baseball, mentored at a local technical high school, and tirelessly and creatively advocated for open and responsive government. He had NO FUN AT ALL as a world traveler, avid fisherman, dedicated Boston sports fan, and member of the Krewe of the Rolling Elvi in his adopted 2nd hometown, New Orleans. Kevin leaves his son Kieran Robert, wife Viktoria Kravtsova McCrea, siblings Brendan and Meighan McCrea, parents Joanne Fitzgerald McCrea and William J. McCrea, a BIG extended family, and countless friends. In lieu of flowers – please NO lilies – donations may be made to the Sunlight Foundation at sunlightfoundation.com or the American Heart Association at www.heart.org THINK BIG, BE BIG. Visiting Hours: Friday, August 9h from 4 to 8 pm, Mann Rodgers Funeral Home in JAMAICA PLAIN. Services Saturday, August 10 at 10 am, Forest Hills Cemetery Chapel, Jamaica Plain, followed by a Celebration of Life from 1-4 at Doyle's Cafe in Jamaica Plain.
On Saturday August 10, a motorcade will begin from the Mann Rogers Funeral Home at 9:30 AM to The
Forest Hills Cemetery Chapel, 95 Forest Hills Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. A shuttle will be available
at the Funeral Home for those attending without a vehicle. Motorcyclists are encouraged to attend the
motorcade. The service for Kevin will begin at 10:00 AM at the Chapel.
Interment will follow the services at the Forest Hills Cemetery.
After the Saturday Service at Forest Hills, a Celebration of Life for Kevin will be held at Doyle’s Cafe,
3484 Washington Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 from 1 to 4 PM.