Kevin Leo Callahan

Date of Passing:

August 6, 2021

Kevin Leo Callahan “Cal”, 66, passed away on Friday, August 6, 2021. Born in Providence, a son of the late Francis and Lenore (McGuy) Callahan, he was a homeowner in Barrington for over 30 years until moving back to his hometown of Pawtucket over 10 years ago.

Kevin graduated from Tolman High School in 1974 and attended Rhode Island Junior College. He was a 25-year veteran of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 57.

A beloved New England Patriots fan, Kevin was a season ticket holder for the last 47 years. He was able to watch the Patriots win all 6 of their Super Bowls while getting the chance to attend 3 of them in-person.

Recently, Kevin was able to accomplish his lifelong dream of traveling the entire seacoast of Ireland.

Kevin is survived by his only son, Ryan F. Callahan and daughter-in-law, Ashley L. Callahan; his beloved grandsons, Beau B. Callahan and Bale R. Callahan; a brother, Paul F. Callahan and his companion, Catherine Adamowicz.

Calling hours will be held on Friday August 13, 2021 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 8:30 a.m.-10 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Angels Church, Maple Avenue, Barrington at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

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  1. Always quick with a smile !

  2. I was so sad to hear the news of Cal’s passing. He was a very good friend to me in high school. A great listener! I have bumped into him a few times in these past years and our conversations never skipped a beat! Such a wonderful person. May the Lord bless you, Cal and give comfort to your family.Thank you for all the great memories. Have fun with Eddie and Joe!

  3. Peace to you all.

    A bright good man.

  4. Kevin May The Road Rise Up to Meet You.May R.I.P. Keep Those Irish Eyes A Smiling Heaven Gained Another Angel

  5. Very sorry to hear of the passing of a great classmate. Kevin was a good friend to us all. My prayers and condolences to his family and friends. Rest in peace Kevin.

  6. So very sorry for your loss. He had such a great smile! (He was my first crush in grade school.)

  7. Rest in Peace,Kevin

  8. Prayers for the family Rest In Peace Kevin you will be missed ???❤️

  9. My prayers and condolences to Cals family and friends. Went. to school with him, a great guy. God bless you all.

  10. So sorry for your loss. My prayers and condolences to the family and friends. A fellow Tolman classmate.

  11. RIP Kevin…old friend from tolman.

  12. Was just a friend who knew Kevin from THS…in 1973….Rest in Peace my friend…✌??

  13. What a wonderful tribute. Ashley and Ryan, you continue to be in my thoughts and prayers. Much love to you.

  14. So sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. Coach Mac.

  15. Hey Cal it’s me , mick mick,
    Gonna miss you buddy!!
    I’ll never forget all the good times we had running the streets as kids and tearing up the town when we got older. You were my best man and I was yours! Rest easy now buddy, you’re in Gods hands now.
    My love and condolences to everyone in Cal’s family.
    Mike McHale

  16. Sorry Ryan for the passing of your dad. Hugs of comfort to all of you.

  17. Ryan,
    Our condolences to you and the family.

  18. Ryan sorry on the passing of your Dad my prayers are with you

  19. I’m so sorry for your loss. Kevin was so good to me when I visited Rhode Island 40 years ago. Prayers for the family.

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