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    Ida Graceffa,

    Ida Graceffa, 89, of Pelham, NH died Saturday January 28, 2012 at Parkland Medical Center in Derry, after a lengthy illness. Ida was born October 18, 1922 in Boston, MA and was a daughter of the late Alfio and Angelina (Scafidi) Marco. She was raised and educated in Revere and was a graduate of Revere High School. Ms. Graceffa was employed as a statistical typist with Electronics Corporation of America in Cambridge for over 24 years, and lived most of her life in Revere prior to moving to Pelham 25 years ago. View Full Information → Ida Graceffa,

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    Evely E. Marshall, 92

    Devoted wife, mother and nurse WINNETKA, CA — Evely E. (Bates) Marshall, 92 of Winnetka, CA died January 15, 2012 in her home.  She was preceded by husband Harry O. Marshall and is survived by brother Wallace T. Bates, son Douglas D. Marshall, son Preston L. Marshall, daughter Gale E. (Marshall) Hickey, seven grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, four great great grandchildren.  After living a long life as a devoted wife, mother and nurse she will be sorely missed and long remembered. View Full Information → Evely E. Marshall, 92

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    Mary E. Briggs, 96

    Mrs. Mary Eleanor (Arrington) Briggs, 96, beloved wife of the late Richard S. Briggs, died Friday, January 27, 2012 at the Putnam Farms Assisted Living in Danvers. View Full Information → Mary E. Briggs, 96

  • Hampshire County

    Rose Lankowski

    SOUTH DEERFIELD – Rose (Tudryn) Lankowski, 81, formerly of 20 King Phillip Ave., died Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, in the Center for Extended Care in Amherst. Arrangements under the direction of the Wrisley Funeral Home were incomplete. View Full Information → Rose Lankowski

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    Margaret F. Crandall 1/29/2012 Worcester, MA

    Margaret F. (Loafman) Crandall, 88, of Worcester, died Sunday, January 29th in the Christopher House. Her husband, Harry E. Crandall, died in 1989. She leaves two sons, Roger P. Crandall and his wife Dorothy of Hunterton County, NJ and Steven P. Crandall of Petersham; a daughter, Karen M. Jones and her husband Craig of Spring Lake, NC; five grandchildren, Michael and Brian Loconto, Michael and Carolyn Crandall, and Ryan Doffing; four great grandchildren; and many nephews and nieces, including, Joan Lavoie of Shrewsbury. She was predeceased by her brothers. She was born in Cumby, TX, the daughter of Evert Hubert and Sue Lizzie (Owen) Loafman and lived the Quisigamond Village…

  • Webster

    Theresa J. “Terry” (Zdrok) Miller 1/29/2012 Webster, MA

    WEBSTER – Theresa J. “Terry” (Zdrok) Miller, 81, of Webster died Sunday, January 29, 2012 at home surrounded by her family after an extended illness. Her husband of 57 years Felix E. “Soapy” Miller, died in 2009. She leaves 3 daughters, Patricia A. Mangen of Dudley, Cynthia F. Gardner of Webster and Elaine M. Miller of Montgomery, IL; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; a brother, Joseph Zdrok of Vero Beach, FL; 2 sisters, Jennie Rzeszutko of Webster and Sister Mary Amandine with the Felician Sisters in North Adams; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother, Edward Zdrok. She was born in Webster, a daughter of Zigmont…

  • Tewksbury

    Richard Hayes 1/26/2012 Tewksbury, MA / Redington Beach, FL

    Richard B. “Dick” Hayes …retired from Army Corps of Engineers, 82 REDINGTON BEACH, FL – Richard B. “Dick” Hayes, age 82, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, January 26, 2012. He was born on August 5,1929 in Lowell,MA. The son of the late Timothy and Rita (Collins) Hayes. He was the beloved husband of the late Shirley A. (Beaumont) Hayes. Richard was raised in Lowell and moved to Tewksbury in 1957. He graduated from Keith Academy in 1947, Wentworth Institute of Technology in 1951. Richard also served in the US Navy as a Seabee during the Korean War. He then went on and continued his education at the…

  • Dover

    John M. Hewitt 1/28/2012 Ashland, MA / Milford, MA / Natick, MA / Dover, MA

    John M. Hewitt, 93, of Ashland, died on January 28, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Leora L. (Allen) Hewitt with whom he shared 68 years of marriage. Son of the late John and Annie (Grogen) Hewitt, he was born in Birmingham, England, and came to Canada and then America as a young boy settling in Natick. He was educated in the Natick Public Schools and a graduate of Natick High School – Class of 1936. Mr. Hewitt joined the Army National Guard in 1936 and served until being called into active duty in the United States Army in 1943. A proud member of the “Greatest Generation”, he served…

  • Franklin

    Helen (Baghdjian) Boghosian 1/29/2012 Franklin, MA

    FRANKLIN—Helen (Baghdjian) Boghosian 108, of Franklin, died peacefully, Sunday January 29, 2012 at her home, following a brief illness surrounded by loving friends and family members during her final days and hours. She was the wife of the late Levon Boghosian, who died in 1977. Born on January 25th, 1904 in Adana, Turkey, she was the daughter of the late Manoug and Rachel (Domboorian) Baghdjian. She was a survivor of the Armenian Genocide in 1915 and could never forget the cruel hardships her family endured under Turkish rule. She was married in 1921 in Adana, Turkey, came to the United States in July 1922 and lived in Franklin since 1941.…