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    Evelyn E. (Ekholm) Buraus, 92 1/16/2012 Worcester, MA / Fitchburg, MA

    Evelyn E. (Ekholm) Buraus, 92, passed away Monday, January 16, 2012. Service Information: A graveside service will be held Thursday, January 19, 2012, at 12 o’clock noon in Forest Hill Cemetery, 115 Mt. Elam Rd., Fitchburg, MA 01420. View Full Information → Evelyn E. (Ekholm) Buraus, 92 1/16/2012 Worcester, MA / Fitchburg, MA

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    Everett G. Wagner, 89

    METHUEN — Everett G. Wagner, 89, of Methuen, passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at the Academy Manor Nursing Home in Andover. Everett was born in Lawrence and has been a resident of Methuen since 1946. He was educated in Lawrence and was a 1939 graduate of Lawrence High School. He served with the United States Army, having seen action in the European Theatre during WWII. Everett worked as an Assistant Circulation Director for the Lawrence Eagle Tribune for 45 years prior to retiring in 1984. He was also employed as Warehouse Manager for Neighbors in Need until his retirement in 2010. View Full Information → Everett G. Wagner,…

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    Richard J. Guy, 77

    SALEM — Richard J. Guy, age 77, of Salem, died Thursday, January 12, 2012 at the Essex Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Beverly, following a brief illness. Born and raised in Salem, he was the son of the late Isidore and Merilda (Pelletier) Guy. A veteran of the Korean Conflict, he served in Africa with the U.S. Air Force. Following his tour of duty, Dick returned to Salem and for the next fourteen years was a senior customer engineer for IBM in the office products division. He left IBM to become the purchasing manager for the City of Salem from 1970 to 1974. View Full Information → Richard J.…

  • Hampshire County

    Hope Wright, worked in libraries

    PELHAM – Hope (Gilson) Wright passed away at her home in Pelham Jan. 8, 2012, after a period of declining health. She was born March 21, 1929, in Worcester, the daughter of Henry L. and Willoa (Pierce) Gilson. She graduated from the Bancroft School in Worcester in 1947, and from Mount Holyoke College, where she was named to Phi Beta Kappa, in 1951. read more View Full Information → Hope Wright, worked in libraries

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    Rita M. Aldrich

    WORCESTER — Rita M. (Vangel) Aldrich, 91 of Ridgefield, Conn., formerly of Worcester, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012. Mrs. Aldrich was born in Worcester, daughter of Sotir and Margaret (McGrath) Vangel. She attended Worcester schools, graduated from Commerce High School and was a retired bookkeeper for the Innertite Corp. of Holden. read more View Full Information → Rita M. Aldrich

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    Nancy T. Lynch 1/15/2012 Quincy, MA

    Nancy Lynch, 59, was taken by our Lord Sunday January 15th. Nancy was a force of nature who battled countless diseases and significant hardship her whole life, only to face multiple assaults in the end. Fortunately, she could take what she dished. She started working at a young age and continued working in various capacities in the restaurant business. Despite all odds, she gave birth and is survived by her son Francis Lynch, his two children Isaiah and Chloe, her Mother Therese Lynch, her brothers Timothy and Sean Lynch, and her sister Maureen Lynch. She loved animals, enjoyed Ann Rice’s Vampire Lestat de Loincourt, relished a gory and ghostly Stephen…

  • Wellesley

    Audrey (Diehl) Murphy 1/16/2012 Wellesley, MA

    MURPHY Audrey (Diehl) Life long resident of Wellesley, Jan. 16, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Donald H. Murphy, retired Wellesley Police Officer. Devoted mother of Diedre A. Wickham and her husband Bob of Natick, Donna L. Murphy of Wellesley, Bonnie L. Losurdo and her husband Fran of Natick, Sharon L. Cosgrove and her husband Peter of Needham, and the late James E. Murphy. Loving grandmother of John D. Wickham of Plymouth, Kelly M. and Robert D. Wickham both of Natick, Nicholas J. Losurdo of Washington D.C., Joseph M., Michael F., and Christine M. Losurdo all of Natick. Great-grandmother of Carly, Averie, Tessa, and Evelyn. Also survived by several nieces…

  • Wayland

    Daniel J. O’Leary 1/15/2012 Wayland, MA / Natick, MA

    NATICK – Daniel Julius O’Leary, 81, of Natick passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Metrowest Hospital in Natick. Born in Charleston, S.C. on Aug. 12, 1930, he was the son of the late Arthur B., Sr., and Josephine (Smith) O’Leary. He was raised in Waltham, attended Waltham High School (class of 1948) and graduated from Northeastern University in 1964. He was a Natick resident for 57 years. Loving husband for 45 years of the late Janet F. (Witham) O’Leary who died in 1999. He is survived by his three children: Julie A. Cantu and her husband, Aldo, of San Antonio, Texas; Thomas D. O’Leary and his wife, Mary…

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    Egidio E. Petrillo 1/17/2012 Norwood, MA / Roslindale, MA

    Petrillo, Egidio E. of Norwood formerly of Roslindale , January 17 beloved husband of Angelina (Pisano) Petrillo. and devoted father of Anna M. Pitocchelli and her husband Frank of Walpole; Anthony J.Petrillo and his wife Daniela of East Walpole; Gina T. Gaita and her husband Anthony of Norwood; Dona E. Giglio and her husband Joseph of Canton and Emilio J. Petrillo of Norwood; brother of the late Elena Fonzo, Armando Petrillo and Firmino Petrillo Loving grandfather to 11 grandchildren and 2 great grand daughters Funeral Friday January 20 at 9 AM from the Joseph Russo Funeral Home 814 American Legion Hwy (nr Cummins Hwy) ROSLINDALE Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart…

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    Ja’Kari Joseph Alan Jones 1/13/2012 Gloucester, MA

    GLOUCESTER: Ja’Kari Joseph Alan Jones, 7 months, died unexpectedly, Friday, January 13, 2012. Born in Beverly on May 27, 2011, he was the infant son of Brenda L. Giamanco and Alan Jones. Ja’Kari was loved so much by his family and will never be forgotten. He touched the lives of many in his short time on earth. Ja’Kari is also survived by his sister, Daijah Kamyah Jones; maternal grandparents, Joseph V. and Linda F. (Mattson) Giamanco; paternal grandparents, Brenda Jones and Alan Harris; a loving and caring aunt, Lindsey Giamanco and two loving uncles, Arn and Duane Jones; his godmother, Christina Mattson, as well as many cousins, family members and…

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    Lynne K. Tassinari, 60

    GROVELAND — Mrs. Lynne K. (Delp) Tassinari, 60, of Groveland, beloved wife of Richard F. Tassinari, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. View Full Information → Lynne K. Tassinari, 60

  • Hampshire County

    Harry J. Waskewicz, World War II Navy veteran

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Harry J. Waskewicz, 93, formerly of Easthampton, passed away Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at his son’s home in Virginia Beach, Va. He was born in Northampton to the late Florian and Apolonia (Bak) Waskewicz. read more View Full Information → Harry J. Waskewicz, World War II Navy veteran

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    Mary J. Martin 1/16/2012 Marshfield, MA

    Martin, Mary J.(Marra), in No. Andover, MA, formerly of Brant Rock, Marshfield, January l6, 20l2 at the age of 87. Dear daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine(Marotta) Marra. Beloved mother of John “Jack” Martin and his wife Janice of N. Reading and James Martin and his wife Carol of Abington. Loving grandmother of Jeff Martin and his wife Nicole of Millis and Andrea Martin of N. Reading, MA. Great Grandmother of Sarah and Taney Martin. Dear sister of Ann Bayer of Plymouth and the late brother Joseph Marra. Mary was born in Boston and raised in Dorchester. She retired from Bank of Boston. Mary was a long time resident…

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    Rita Agnes Costello 1/16/2012 South Boston, MA

    COSTELLO, RITA AGNES (NOONAN) of South Boston, born July 13, 1914.Died January 16, 2012. Rita was the youngest of 13 children born in Charlestown, MA Wife of the late Joseph Costello. She was loved by 3 daughters: the late Patricia Cvilikas, Maryellen Costello and Susan Wilson, 6 grandchildren: Edward Cvilikas, Robert Cvilikas, Karen Cvilikas, Jesse Loving, Jason Rodriguez and Gary Wilson, and 6 great grandchildren: Lauren, Kyle, Taylor, Brian, Maya and Miko, and countless others. At 97, Rita lived a full life. She was married, worked and raised her children in South Boston. She was notoriously feisty, stubborn and fiercely loyal. Visiting hours will be held at The Casper Funeral…

  • Revere

    Joseph Zaborowski 1/12/2012 Revere, MA

    Zaborowski, Joseph age 60, of Tennessee formerly of Lynn and Chelsea on January 12th. Beloved husband of Helen (Couto). Devoted son of the late Zenon and Josephine (Pazyra) Zaborowski. Surrogate father of Kristine and Katelyn Estes. Dear brother in-law of Edward Docouto of ME. Also survived by his loving uncle Charles Pazyra of Malden and 2 dear friends James Coronis of Woburn and Robert Boyd of Lynn. Funeral services in The Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St, Revere on Thursday January 19th at 11:00 am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visitation will be Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00 am. Late US Navy Seal. Late member Carpenters…

  • Plymouth

    Barbara Anne (Cremonini) Wirzburger 1/16/2012 Plymouth, MA

    Barbara Anne (Cremonini) Wirzburger, of Plymouth, died suddenly at home on January 16th at the age of 72. The beloved wife of the late Leo Wirzburger, she is survived by her mother Nancy Cremonini and her brother Ralph Cremonini both of Plymouth. She also leaves her nephew David Wirzburger and his wife Allison, her goddaughter Linda Tura Canavan and her husband Brian and many dear and close friends. Barbara was born in Plymouth, daughter of the late Louis Cremonini, and graduated from Plymouth High School. She was an avid reader and enjoyed bird feeding and spending time with her close friends. Visiting hours will be held at the Richard Davis…