Michael J. Cassidy

July 9, 1958December 22, 2019

Michael J. Cassidy, age 61, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Fall River Sunday, December 22, 2019. He was the former husband of Theresa (Robidoux) Cassidy.

Born in Fall River a son of the late Joseph F. and Dorothy (Harding) Cassidy he was a longtime resident of the city.

A graduate of Diman Regional Vocational Technical School, Class of 1976, he went on to work as a Traffic Manager for the former American Dryer, now Whirlpool, for many years. A big music fan, he also enjoyed the beach, time spent in Florida, Nascar and watching the New England sports teams.

He is survived by two daughters, Sarah Cassidy and her fiancé Michael Sousa and Rachelle Cassidy and her boyfriend Colton Medeiros, both of Fall River; one brother, Thomas Cassidy; aunt, Sister Mary Faith Harding, RSM; many nieces and nephews and his cat, Jerry. He was the brother of the late William Cassidy.

His Visitation will be held Saturday, December 28, 2019 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Cherry Place, 178 Winter St., Fall River with a Funeral Service at 4:00 PM. Relatives and friends are invited. Burial will be private. Contributions in his honor may be made to We Love Children Foundation, c/o James F. McIntyre, 56 Ailanthus Ave, Somerset, MA 02726. For tributes and directions,


  • We Love Children Foundation


  • Visitation Saturday, December 28, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 28, 2019


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Margie M

December 28, 2019

Precious moments sharing Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner with family.
Awesome turkey and green bean casserole you prepared.
Mayor of Alamac..
Time we all ate pork dinner at the Nascar celebration on Ocean Drive.
Van Dykes, Mangos, Doraku...
You will be missed.

Ian White

December 25, 2019

My pal, Mike. I’m so sad to see you go. It was too soon. We had catching up to do. Will miss you, my brother.

Liz Moniz

December 24, 2019

Mikey, you will be forever missed my friend. You are for sure one of a kind.


Susie Wlodarczyk

December 24, 2019

I am so sad to hear of your passing, you left us way too soon. I will cherish our memories forever and grateful for the time we spent together. I miss you and love you... RIP my dear friend... "Sus" ❤

Richard Landry

December 24, 2019

Hello, Michael you sweet, and gentleman. I'm feeling sad about your passing Michael. I Met up with you many years ago at family parties where I met your lovely wife Theresa, and your two wonderful daughters, Sarah, and Rachelle who have grown up to be very beautiful, intelligent, loving, and respectful people. I do believe Mike that your family will go on in life, and be the best people that they can be! God's prayers are with you all, today and every day forward. R.I.P my friend!

William Harding

December 24, 2019

For so many years you were my "little buddy Mike". I will always treasure those wonderful memories. Rest in peace Mike.....Uncle Bill

Greg Ilkowitz

December 23, 2019

I worked with Mike at ADC for 5 years. Mike always had me laughing when I visited him in his office to chat. Good guy. Sorry for your loss.

Kelly Cassidy

December 23, 2019

Rest In Peace Uncle M.
Love you ❤️

Barbara and Jim Cieslewicz

December 23, 2019

Dear Michael....I am so heartbroken were not only my cousin but my true best friend. I will never forget all the fun times our families had together. So many beautiful memories.....I love you very much and I will never forget you. Say hi to all our relatives that are in heaven and Rest In Peace dear will always be in my heart ❤️