Thomas "Malcolm" Chisholm, III of West Bridgewater passed peacefully after a period of failing health on July 2, 2015 at St. Joseph's Manor in Brockton at the age of 85. Husband of the late Hazel (Benson) Chisholm. Son of the late Thomas M Chisholm Jr. and Marjorie (Thomas) Chisholm.
Thomas was born, raised and educated in Weymouth where his family owned a dairy farm on Pine Street for years, until moving to East St., West Bridgewater in 1951 where he and his family operated a successful dairy farm. He was foreman of the West Bridgewater highway department for number of years and also worked at Asacks Turkey Farm.
He was a member of the Plymouth County 4H, 50 year Mason of Fellowship Lodge and a member of First Church of West Bridgewater. He loved fishing, and Boston sports, especially the Red Sox.
Beloved Father of Thomas Chisholm and his wife Christine of West Bridgewater, Scott Chisholm of West Bridgewater and companion Linda Brazil, Desa Dewhurst and her husband Donald of East Bridgewater, Marjorie Crawford and her husband James of Florida, and Diane Parmenter and her husband Peter of Georgia; Brother of Robert Chisholm and his wife, Louise, Richard Chisholm and his wife Jean and brother-in-law of Marjorie Sullivan. Grandfather of Ian Crawford , Lillian Chisholm and self appointed grandson Steven: Mac is also survived by many nieces,nephews and close friends.
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday July 9, 2015 at 6:00 PM in the First Church of West Bridgewater, 29 Howard Street.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to the First Church of West Bridgewater Restoration Fund, 29 Howard Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379.