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    Irene Twist, 92

    PLYMOUTH — Irene (Green) Twist, 92, of Plymouth, MA, formerly of Lawrence, passed away on Friday, January 13th at the Radius Healthcare Center in Plymouth. Irene was born, raised and educated in Lawrence, Ma.. She was a graduate of Lawrence High School.. She worked for a brief time at the Bolta Rubber Co. and went on to raise and care for her family.. She was an active member of the former Hope Congregational Church in Lawrence.. Irene was a devoted mother and friend and she will be dearly missed. View Full Information → Irene Twist, 92

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    Susan M. Amaral 1/13/2012 South Boston, MA

    AMARAL, SUSAN M. age 46, a lifelong resident of South Boston, died peacefully on January 13, 2012 with her family at her side. Susan is survived by her mother Ruth Amaral of South Boston & the late George Amaral, 2 brothers, Michael Amaral & wife Susan of Nashua, NH, Robert Amaral & wife Maureen of Hingham; 3 sisters, Mary Gibson of Tyngsboro, Helen Amaral of Woburn & Ruth Amaral Houlsen of Dorchester; ten nieces & nephews & one great nephew. Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours for Susan at the Casper Funeral Home, 187 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON,Wednesday, from 3-7 PM. Interment services are private. For Guestbook…

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    Francis J. (Skip/Skippy) Sullivan 1/14/2012 South Boston, MA

    SULLIVAN, FRANCIS J. (SKIP/SKIPPY) of South Boston, January 14, 2012. Dear husband of Kathy (Stabins) Sullivan. Skip was the last of the nine Sullivan siblings, the children of the late Bill & Kit Sullivan. Skip was much loved by many nieces, nephews and their families. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard the Aircraft Carrier, U.S. Bunker Hill (CV17) from its first trip to the Pacific Theatre until February 1946. He was a survivor of a Kama-Kasi attack of the ship in May of ’44. He worked for Perini Co, until he joined the MBTA and retired after 23 years. He was a Golden Card Member of Local 56, Pile…

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    Edward E. Ferreira 1/13/2012 Tewksbury, MA

    Edward E. Ferreira Retired Pipefitter for Local 537 TEWKSBURY: Edward E. Ferreira, age 80, a resident of Tewksbury for 56 years and a member of the Lowell First Church of the Nazarene, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2011 at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Lillian E. (Myllykangas) Ferreira, with whom he celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary on August 21, 2011. Born in Stoneham on August 27, 1931, he was the son of the late John Ferreira and the late Cleo L. (Brannen) Ferreira. Ed was raised in East Boston, attended East Boston schools and graduated from Boston Technical High School in 1950.…

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    Roman Melendez 1/14/2012 Lawrence, MA / Lawrence, MA

    Roman Melendez, 73, a resident of Lawrence, died on January 15th, 2012 at the Lawrence General Hospital. Mr. Melendez was born On November 18th 1938 To Justo and Sixta (Lopez) Melendez in Guayama, Puerto Rico. Later he moved to the United States in 1970. Here he worked for over 23 years as a Line Leader for Malden Mills in Lawrence until his retirement. According to his family he loved and adored his many many grandchildren. He is the husband of the late Maria (Ruiz) Melendez. Mr. Melendez is survived by his 7 children Rosa Callazo Ramos and her husband Pedro of Florida, Daniel Caraballo of Florida, Rey DeJesus of Manchester,…

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    BEVERLY E. (ERNST) COUPE 1/14/2012 Saugus, MA / Melrose, MA / Wakefield, MA

    Beverly E. (Ernst) Coupe, a 61 year resident of Saugus, died on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose following an extended illness. She was 83 years old. Beverly was born in Malden on January 13, 1929 to the late Alex and Hilda E. (Archibald) Ernst. She grew up in Malden and Melrose where she graduated from high school and recieved her degree in nursing. Beverly worked for almost 45 years as a nurse at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital and retired in 1994. She enjoyed camping and rode motorcycles but most of all she enjoyed caring for her dogs. She was a member of Ladies Auxillary, Saugus V.F.W. Post #…

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    Dayvien J. Fernandes 1/12/2012 New Bedford, MA

    Dayvien J. Fernandes, age 1, of New Bedford died January 12, 2012 unexpectedly at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. He was a beautiful little boy who touched the hearts of everyone who knew him and his mother was his whole world. Survivors include his parents, Alicia Rebelo and Christopher Fernandes; a brother, Jayden Fernandes; his paternal great-grandmother, Ellen Morris; his paternal grandparents, Suzanne Fernandes and John Fernandes; his maternal great-great-grandmother, Matilde Ortiz; his maternal great-grandmother, Ruby Vasquez; his maternal grandparents, Brenda Vazquez and Tony Rebelo; and many aunts and uncles. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on ___day at __ AM in St. James Church. Burial will follow in St. John’s cemetery.…

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    Anna Marie Lucas 1/13/2012 Franklin, MA

    Anna Marie (Cerullo) Lucas 80, of Franklin passed away peacefully in the arms of her family on January 13 in the Milford Regional Medical Center. She is survived by her loving husband George for the past 56 years. Born in Boston, August 2, 1931, the daughter of the late Eugene and Rose Cerullo. After many yeas as a devoted stay at home mother and homemaker whe went to work for Sun Life Financial where she retired in 1991. An avid beach-goer, she loved summer vacations and day trips to Cape Cod. Anna loved to knit, crochet and quilt… to read and do cross-words. She loved collecting dolls. She gave generously…

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    Marjorie Ann (Langlois) Mellino 1/13/2012 Salem, NH / Lake Havasu, AZ / Wilmington, MA / Charlestown, MA

    Marjorie Ann (Langlois) Mellino age 73 of Salem, NH, died Friday at her home in Salem. She was born in Cambridge, MA, grew up and was educated in Charlestown, MA, and graduated from Charlestown High School. She was a resident of Salem for the past 10 years, formerly of Lake Havasu, AZ and Wilmington, MA. Marjorie was a homemaker. She loved to cook and shop, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family. She was the daughter of the late Arthur & Wilhelmina (Authier) Langlois. She was predeceased by her husband Joseph F. Mellino and siblings Thomas, Edmund, Joseph, Richard, George, & Dolores. She is survived by…

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    Pasquale Russo 1/15/2012 Canton, MA / Barnstable, MA / Randolph, MA

    Pasquale J. Russo age 90 of Barnstable, formerly of Canton passed away January 15th at the Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton. Born and raised in Boston, he attended Boston Schools and Harvard University. He was the owner of Russo Greenhouses in Randolph and Roslindale for many years. He was a former member of the Mass Rose Growers Assn and the Knights of Columbus Council #2095 in Canton. Beloved husband of the late Margaret E. (MacCormack). Father of Louise Doe & her husband Robert of Canton, Pasquale J. Russo & his wife Elaine of Raynham & Anthony P. Russo & his wife Jane of Saco, ME. Brother of S. George Russo…

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    John J. O’Meara 1/13/2012 Stoughton, MA / Burlington, MA / Bradenton, FL

    John J. O’Meara, a resident of Stoughton since 1953, formally of Somerville and Quincy, passed away peacefully at home on Friday January 13, 2012 at the age of 84. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Roberta N. “Bobbie” (MacWilliams) O’Meara, his daughter Nancie Rae Andrews of Bradenton, Florida, his son Daniel K. O’Meara of Stoughton, granddaughter Laura J. O’Connell and great granddaughter Aubrey Elizabeth O’Connell both of Parish, Florida and his brother Paul O’Meara of Burlington, MA. He was also a brother to the late Henry O’Meara and Mary (O’Meara) Hacker. Born November 4, 1927 in Boston, Massachusetts, John was the beloved son of the late…

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    Robert P. Guilmet 1/13/2012 Salem, NH / Lawrence, MA

    Robert P. Guilmet age 80 of Salem, NH, died Friday, Jan 13th at the Parkland Medical Center, Derry, NH. He was the husband of Marie A. (Fusco) Guilmet, with whom he shard 46 years of marriage. Born in Lawrence, MA on Aug. 1, 1931, he was the son of the late Philias & Corinne V. (Godbout) Guilmet. He attended Central Catholic High School in Lawrence, MA, and Merrimack College in No. Andover, MA, graduating in 1960, Magna Cum Laude with a BS in accounting. Mr. Guilmet served 4 years in the US Marine Corp from 1951–1955, during the Korean War. He was employed by the US Internal Revenue Service from…

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    Beverly M. Vrusho 1/13/2012 Worcester, MA

    WORCESTER-Beverly M. (Hammond) Vrusho, 84, of Worcester, died Friday, January 13th in St. Vincent Hospital. Her husband of 57 years, George E. Vrusho died in 2008. She leaves her son, Paul E. Vrusho of New Hampshire; her granddaughter Jessica Vrusho; her sister in law Theresa August of Worcester; her daughter in law, Patricia MacDonald of NH; and her nephew James August. Two brothers, Howard E. Hammond, Jr. and SFC Robert E. Hammond predeceased her. She was born in Worcester the daughter of Howard E. Hammond, Sr. and Clare M. (Walsh) Howard; and was a graduate of the former Commerce High School. Mrs. Vrusho was a founding member of St. Andrew…

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    William “Willy” Grover 1/12/2012 Raynham, MA / Wrentham, MA / Tewksbury, MA

    RAYNHAM –William “Willy” Grover, husband of Faith A. (Bennett) Grover of Raynham, died at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston on Jan. 12, 2012. He was 69. Born in Tewksbury, the son of the late Eleanor (Grover) Harvey, he was raised and educated in Wrentham by his grandparents, Benjamin Grover and Bernice Wheeler, and was a 1960 graduate of King Phillip Regional High School. A retired businessman, well known in the environmental industry, Willy owned Grover Enterprises and Grover Pools. An active member the Raynham Lions Club, he served as president of the organization from 2004 until 2006. In his spare time, he enjoyed refurbishing pool tables, and was known…

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    John W. Graham, Jr. 1/7/2012 Wayland, MA / Needham, MA

    John W. Graham, Jr., 84, of The Villages, FL and Milo, Maine formerly of Needham died peacefully on January 7, 2012 at his home in Florida. He was born in the family residence in East Boston on March 29, 1927 the son of the late John W. Graham, O.D. and Rose (Casey) Graham. John is survived by his wife of 18 years, Meredith T. “Bobbe” (Taylor) Graham of The Villages, FL and Milo, Maine. He is also survived by his children, Jayne Graham Delorey of Wayland, John W. “Jay” Graham, III of Newton, Paul G. Graham and his wife Patricia Graham of Medfield and Pamela Graham Bryant and her husband…

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    Ruth M. (Bouzan) Westwater 1/13/2012 Dorchester, MA / Winchester, MA

    WESTWATER, Ruth M. (Bouzan). In Dorchester, formerly of Winchester, January 13th. Beloved wife of the late Donald W. Westwater Sr. Loving mother of Daniel L. Westwater and David P. Westwater, both of Dorchester, and the late Donald W. Westwater Jr. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorcherster Ave., DORCHESTER, Thursday 4-8 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, Friday morning, January 20, at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Ruth achieved a Masters Degree in Nursing from Boston University and is a retired Professor of Nursing at Bunker Hill Community College for over 20 years. She was…

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    Vincie M. “Chickie” (Randazza) Doucette 1/14/2012 Gloucester, MA

    GLOUCESTER: Vincie M. “Chickie” (Randazza) Doucette, 88, died Saturday, January 14, 2012 in the Golden Living Center, Gloucester following an extended illness. She was the wife of the late Thomas L. Doucette, Sr. who died in October 2010. Born in Gloucester on May 20, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Rose (Frontiero) Randazza. She was raised and live in the same home, down the “Fort” her entire life. She attended Gloucester public schools and was married in 1939. Vincie was employed as a fish cutter at Ocean Crest Seafoods for many years before retiring in the late 1980’s. She had also worked for several other fish…

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    Jessie M. Fraser 1/13/2012 Franklin, MA

    Jessie M. (Stuart) Fraser 94, of Franklin and Falmouth died January 13 in the Good Samaritan Hospital in Brockton. She was the wife of the late Paul W. Fraser who died in 1992. Born in Boston, January 30, 1917, the daughter of the late George and Jessie (Dunbar) Stuart, Mrs. Fraser was raised in Jamaica Plain and had lived in Franklin since 1970. Mrs. Fraser also had lived for many years, in East Falmouth during the summer. She was a graduate of St.Thomas Aquinas High School in Jamaica Plain. A homemaker, Mrs. Fraser’s family meant the world to her. She is survived by her children Paul S. Fraser of N.…

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    Marie Rosse, 77

    PEABODY — Marie (Armstrong) Rosse, 77, of Peabody, died unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, January 11, 2012. View Full Information → Marie Rosse, 77