John Andrew Moriarty

John “Jack” Andrew Moriarty passed away peacefully at his home Sept. 18, 2020.

Jack was born to Andrew Albert and Mary Pollard Moriarty on December 3, 1931 in Springfield, Massachusetts. He proudly served in the Navy during the Korean War. Jack and Rita had seven children and five grandchildren and lived in Brentwood, Tennessee for 48 years.

Jack is survived by daughters; Ellen Moriarty, Susan Moriarty, Mary Glossinger (Brad), Kathleen Wright (Jeffrey), Christine Moriarty and Megan Faison (Jody) and son, Jack Moriarty (Chern); grandchildren Sean Wright, Emma Moriarty, Emily Glossinger, Sam Faison and Jack Faison.

He is proceeded in death by his wife Rita Newman Moriarty and his parents.

A private mass was celebrated on Sept. 23, 2020.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Tennessee YMCA Center for Civic Engagement at

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