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    Lorraine J. Levesque, 82

    BEVERLY — Lorraine J. (Lavoie) Levesque, 82, of Beverly, wife of Roland F. Levesque, died peacefully at home on Friday, January 6, 2012, surrounded by her devoted family. Mrs. Levesque was born in Salem on April 6, 1929, daughter of the late Leopold and Marguerite (Proulx) Lavoie. She was raised in Salem and graduated from L’Academie St. Joseph in Salem and then attended hairdressing school. Lorraine lived in Salem for many years and owned Lorraine’s Beauty Salon until her retirement in 1981. View Full Information → Lorraine J. Levesque, 82

  • Fall River

    OBITUARIES 1-12-12

    Camara, John F., 80, Somerset Gitlin, Herman, 94, Somerset Holmes, Viola E., 89, Taunton Kent, Phyllis A , 76, Tiverton Mathews, Eugenia, 100, Somerset Santos, Noel, 81, Fall River Sexton, Joseph J. IV, 75, Westport View Full Information → OBITUARIES 1-12-12

  • New Bedford

    William E. Olejarz 12/8/2011 New Bedford, MA / New Bedford, MA

    New Bedford – William E. Olejarz age 58, died Thursday, December 8, 2011 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a long courageous battle with cancer. William was the beloved husband of Sandra L. (Costa) Olejarz of New Bedford. He was the loved father of Jason W. Olejarz of New Bedford. William was the brother of Donald T. of Saugus, Robert P.“Bob “of Dartmouth, Frank Jr. of Merrimac, NH, and Peter J. Olejarz of Acushnet, Gayle M. Erlandson of Georgetown, MA and the late Sharon A. Domingos. He is also survived by his In-laws, Alice and Manuel Costa of New Bedford and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Olejarz was a son of…

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    Claire I. Moreau, 69

    ORLANDO, Fla. — Miss Claire I. Moreau, age 69, of Orlando, Florida and formerly of Haverhill, MA, died Friday morning at the Orlando Regional Hospital. Born in Haverhill, MA, daughter of the late Robert O. & Blanche E. (Raymond) Moreau, she attended St. Joseph Grammar School and Presentation of Mary Academy in Hudson, NH. She worked as a Secretary at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and more recently as a Secretary in the Chaplaincy Service for the Veterans’ Administration in Bedford, MA, until her retirement in 2001. View Full Information → Claire I. Moreau, 69

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    Roland Duguay 10/17/2011 Canton, MA

    Roland L. Duguay age 91 of Canton passed away October 17th at the VA Hospital in W. Roxbury. Born and raised in Maine he graduated from Anson Academy in Maine and was an Army veteran of WW II. He has lived in Canton since 1945 and was a self-employed carpenter and retired in 1983. He was a member of the American Legion Post #24 in Canton and the former President of the United Stamp Society. Beloved husband of 68 years to the late Rita A. (Richard) Father of Lawrence R. & his wife Carol of Foxboro, Robert W. of FLA, Ann C. Marcel of Leicester and Denise A. Duguay of…

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    Robert E. Fitzgerald Jr., 77

    Services to be held Saturday PORTLAND, Maine – Robert E. Fitzgerald Jr., 77, of Portland, Maine, born June 20, 1934, in Lynn, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 4, 2012 in Portland. View Full Information → Robert E. Fitzgerald Jr., 77

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    Joseph H. Shackleton, 90

    LYNN — Joseph H. Shackleton, 90, died Tuesday, January 10, 2012 in the Beverly Hospital following a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Maude I. (McCloud) Shackleton who died in 2000. View Full Information → Joseph H. Shackleton, 90

  • Hampshire County

    Pauline A. Tuttle, owned answering service

    AMHERST – Pauline A. Tuttle, 81, of South East Street, passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in Northampton. Pauline was born in Springfield. She was educated in Amherst schools. She was a bookkeeper and office manager for many years at Amherst Nursing Home and at Fort Hill Auto body in Amherst. Back in the 1960s she owned and operated Amherst Telephone Answering Service. read more View Full Information → Pauline A. Tuttle, owned answering service

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    Mary LeVasseur 1/10/2012 East Taunton, MA

    In Taunton, January 10, 2012 Mary (McAloon) wife of Maurice LeVasseur died at Marion Manor Nursing Home peacefully at the age of 81. Born in Taunton, Mary was the daughter of the late Frank and Gertrude (Merriam) McAloon. She was a graduate of Taunton High School class of 1947 and received her bachelor’s degree at Bridgewater Teachers College and her Master’s degree at Lesley College. Mary was a retired teacher for the town of Raynham at Lilley B. Merrill Elementary School from 1965-1996 and before that taught in Brockton schools, Catholic Schools St Francis in LaGrange Park IL and St. Elizabeth School in Milwaukee. She was a member of the…

  • New Bedford

    Maria C. (Cabral) Alcaidinho 12/10/2011 New Bedford, MA / New Bedford, MA

    Fairhaven – Maria C. Alcaidinho, age 84, died December 10, 2011 at Alden Court Nursing Care & Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Alcaidinho was the wife of the late Jose Medeiros Alcaidinho of S. Dartmouth. She was the mother of Mary, wife of James Mauricio of Dartmouth, Alda wife of Edmund Rosario formerly Freitas of New Bedford, Joseph Lewis, husband of Elaine Alcaidinho of Orlando, FL, Natalie, wife of David C. Arruda of Fairhaven, Leonore “Lee” wife of Robert Crews of Colorado and John Richard, husband of Debra Alcaidinho of Dartmouth. She is also survived by 18 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Mrs. Alcaidinho was the sister of Joao Cabral of Montreal,…

  • Danvers

    Arlene M. (McLaughlin) Bevilacqua 1/10/2012 Reading, MA / Arlington, MA / Danvers, MA

    BEVILACQUA, Arlene M. (McLaughlin) of Beverly, formerly of Reading, January 10, 2012. Beloved wife for 25 years of the late Richard Bevilacqua. Devoted daughter of the late William McLaughlin and Annie (Drum) McLaughlin. Also survived by many loving cousins and friends. Arlene loved traveling with her friends. Funeral from the Doherty –Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING Saturday at 9:30am followed by a Funeral Mass celebrating Arlene’s Eternal Life in St. Agnes Church, 186 Woburn St. Reading at 10:30am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share remembrances with the Family on Friday from 3-6pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants will be available. Interment Charles…

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    Marion Rogers 10/20/2011 Canton, MA / Ocala, FL

    Marion E. Rogers (Lowry) age 85 formerly of Canton of Ocala, FL passed away October 20th in Florida. Born and raised in Canton, she graduated from Canton High School with honors in 1944 and went on to Bryant & Stratton Business School and Boston University where she studied Accounting. She worked for Layton Industries in Quincy for 8 years as a bookkeeper. She previously lived in Quincy and Weymouth and was a member of the Quincy YMCA. She enjoyed swimming, playing golf, ballroom dancing and fine arts. She retired to Ocala, FL in 1990. She was the beloved wife of 58 years to John Rogers. Mother of William Rogers and…

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    Mary A. Dulong, 98

    Former GE employee REAGAN, Tenn. – Mary A. Dulong, born June 11, 1913, in Lynn, died on Jan. 2, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Maryann Jones, in Reagan, Tenn., at the age of 98. View Full Information → Mary A. Dulong, 98

  • Fall River

    DeVerde Roy Jackson 1/11/2012 Fall River, MA / Little Compton, RI

    Mr. DeVerde Roy Jackson, of Fall River, died Wednesday, January 11 in Morton Hospital, Taunton following a period of failing health. He was the husband of the late Helen (Dawicki) Jackson. He was born 84 years ago in Taunton, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Jackson. He was educated in Taunton and had been a Fall river resident for the past 5 years. Prior to his retirement, he had been employed as a greyhound trainer for several kennels around the country. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran of World War II. Mr. Jackson enjoyed watching westerns and football games on television. He leaves: 2 sons: Gregory…

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    Helen B. Block, 90

    DANVERS — Helen B. Block, 90, of Danvers, died peacefully on January 6, 2012 at the Hunt Nursing and Rehab in Danvers after a three-month stay. Helen had resided at Brightview Assisted Living and Putnam Farms in Danvers. View Full Information → Helen B. Block, 90

  • Methuen

    Tina Wendy Langlois 1/9/2012 Salem, NH / Methuen, MA

    METHUEN – Tina Whitney (Lanzetta) Langlois, 46 of Salem, NH and formerly of Roslyn Heights, NY died Monday January 9, 2012 at the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, MA. Born in Flushing, NY, she is the daughter of Michael and Maryann (Divone) Lanzetta of New York. She attended New York Tech College, and for three years was employed as a customer service representative for the Disney Corporation in Tampa, Florida. Besides her parents, she is survived by her husband of 8 years Eric J. Langlois of Salem, NH and formerly of Methuen, MA. One sister Tara Yeager of New York. Father-in-law Claude Langlois of Methuen and mother-in-law Heidi Marie (Remann)…

  • Hampshire County

    Harry C. Pegg Jr., WWII veteran

    GREENFIELD – Harry Claybaugh Pegg Jr., 88, of Greenfield, died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at Baystate Franklin Medical Center. Born July 15, 1923, in Uniontown, Pa., to Harry C. Pegg and Bessie Harden, he attended local schools in Pennsylvania. read more View Full Information → Harry C. Pegg Jr., WWII veteran

  • Medford

    Lucia Pasquale 1/10/2012 Medford, MA

    Mrs. Lucia Pasquale, age 91 of Medford, formerly of Boston’s North End, died Tuesday in the Dyouville Senior Center in Lowell. She was the beloved wife of the late Giovanni Alessandro Pasquale. Mrs. Pasquale was born in Italy, daughter of the late Sabatino and Antonia (Sandonato) Spadorcia. She was raised in Italy and came to the United States as a young woman, settling in Boston’s North End. She and her husband later moved to Medford where she spent more than 45 years. She was known as a wonderful cook and also enjoyed working in her garden. In earlier years she was an active member of St. Joseph’s parish in Medford…

  • Spencer

    Helen B. Cundall 1/11/2012 Spencer, MA

    SPENCER: Helen B. (Bowmar) Cundall, 80, of 32 G.H.Wilson Rd., died Wednesday, Jan. 11 in Overlook Masonic Home in Charlton. She was the wife of William S. Cundall, Jr. who died in 2010. She leaves her sons Richard Cundall, and his wife Amy and their son Geoffrey of Douglas, Robert Cundall and his partner Daniel Bross of Issaquah, WA, her daughters Lynn Harris and her husband Richard, and their son Daniel of Spencer, Gail Carpenter and her husband Steven and their daughters Chelsea and Elizabeth of Mars, Pa., her sisters Evelyn Sestini of Holliston, and Mildred Hathaway of Clearwater, Fl. many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her sister…

  • Raynham

    Jose L. Duarte 1/10/2012 Raynham, MA / Taunton, MA

    RAYNHAM – Jose L. Duarte, husband of Angela M. (Barboza) Duarte, died at his home surrounded by his family on Jan. 10, 2012. He was 72. Born in St. Michael, Azores, he was the son of the late Jose and Maria (Medeiros) Duarte. He was educated in Portugal and served proudly in the Portuguese Army. Mr. Duarte came to this country in 1963. He was employed as a mason with Local #3 for thirty-three years working for various companies, retiring in 1993. He most recently worked for Wal-Mart in Raynham as a stocker for seven years bringing much joy to anyone he met. He was a forty-year member of Local…

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    Dorothy T. Norris 1/10/2012 Quincy, MA

    Norris, Dorothy T. (Lee) of Quincy, passed away January 10, 2012. Beloved wife of Bradford B. Norris of Quincy. Devoted sister of the late John Lee, Anna Gallagher, Mary McCormack, Margaret Smith, Catherine Lee and Barbara Howe. Dorothy is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Dorothy was born in Boston and was a graduate of Jeremiah E. Burke High School. She lived for many years in Dorchester before settling in Quincy with her husband Bradford. Dorothy worked for John Hancock Insurance Company as a Supervisor for 40 years before retiring. Dorothy was a people person who enjoyed socializing with friends and traveling. She will be missed by all who…