Gary Michael Tenney, 68, of Forestdale died July 14.
In the local community, he was known as Mayor of the Forestdale Flea Market.
After 30 years of service to the Town of Braintree Fire Department, Mr. Tenney retired with the rank of lieutenant.
He spent time raising garden vegetables during his retirement.
Mr. Tenney had a strong Christian faith.
He leaves five children.
Mr. Tenney’s family is planning a memorial yard sale for Saturday, July 27, on Andrea Way in Sandwich, followed by a celebration of his life.