NORTON –John Alan Muir, 59, of Norton and a longtime resident of North Attleboro passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. He was the loving husband of Darcy (Castro) Muir for over 30 years.
Born June 19, 1957 in Euclid, Ohio, he was the son of the late John A. and Margaret (Hawes) Muir.
Alan grew up in North Attleboro and attended North Attleboro High School. He has been a resident of Norton for the past 25 years.
He worked as a self-employed mechanic at Alan’s Auto Repair in North Attleboro for many years.
He loved fishing and camping and trips on the Allagash in Maine. He was a NASCAR fan and enjoyed golfing. He played in the Falls AC golf league for several years.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by his sister, Linda Cauley of Plainville, his brother Mark Muir of Pawtucket, RI and several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held on A memorial service will be held in the funeral home at the conclusion of visitation at . Burial will be private.from 11 a.m. to 12 noon in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his name to Lenore’s Pantry, 43 South Washington St., North Attleboro, MA 02760 or the NA Firefighter’s Kids Day Association, P.O. Box 3215, North Attleboro, MA 02761.