John P. McGovern ’53 died August 25, 2014, in Waltham, Mass. He was born in Waltham on May 16, 1931, and graduated from Waltham Senior High School, where he was class president and captain of the hockey team. He was a member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity. In the early 1960s and 1970s, he worked as a contract supervisor for the Sylvania Electric Products, Inc., later called GTE Sylvania, Inc. He is survived by daughters Kathleen Farr, Maura McGovern Solca ’83, Margaret McGovern and Jane McGovern Nadeau; brothers William and Gerald McGovern; sister Joan McGovern, and 11 grandchildren. He was predeceased by brother Joseph McGovern.