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    Victor L. Fulchino, 97

    Revere native was director at GE-Lynn REVERE — Fulchino, Victor L. lifelong Revere resident, died on Feb. 28 at Lynn Union Hospital at age 97. Beloved husband of 55 years to the late Eva (D’Alessandro). Born in Revere, Victor was the son of the late Ralph and Lena (Cantone). View Full Information → Victor L. Fulchino, 97

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    Katherine “Katie” (Wilton) Peterson, 41

    Mrs. Katherine “Katie” Wilton Peterson, 41, of Topsfield, beloved wife of David Charles Peterson of Topsfield, died Sunday morning at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after a year-long battle with breast cancer. View Full Information → Katherine “Katie” (Wilton) Peterson, 41

  • Hampshire County

    Edward P. Nicolay, WWII veteran

    PELHAM – Edward P. Nicolay, 90, died on Feb. 26, 2012, at Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation in Hadley. Born March 21, 1921, in Jersey City, N.J., he was the son of the late Albert and Frances (Schoof) Nicolay. read more View Full Information → Edward P. Nicolay, WWII veteran

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    Felix P. Kudzal

    HOLDEN — Felix P. Kudzal, 84, of Holden, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, after a period of declining health. Felix was born in Willimantic Conn., a son of Frank and Tekla (Golad) Kudzal. He grew up in Willimantic and lived in the Worcester Area most of his life, many years in Holden. read more View Full Information → Felix P. Kudzal

  • Fall River

    OBITUARIES: 03-01-12

    Boegler, Melissa, 49, Somerset Cabral, Maria A., 74, Swansea Davis, Charles C. III, 69, Dartmouth Hadley, Maria A., 75, Freetown Harrington, Dorothy E., 95, Fall River HIckey, Mary E., 76, Fall River Melo, Maria L., 99, Fall River View Full Information → OBITUARIES: 03-01-12

  • New Bedford

    Jesuina daFonte 2/26/2012 New Bedford, MA / New Bedford, MA

    New Bedford – Jesuina daFonte, age 91 years, who died Sunday, February 26, 2012 peacefully at Sacred Heart Home. She was the beloved wife of Tome daFonte formerly of New Bedford. Mrs. daFonte was the loved mother of Maria DaFonte, John DaFonte, husband of Gail and Lidia Larguinho, wife of Antonio all of New Bedford and Manuel DaFonte, husband of Fatima of Taunton. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Mrs.daFonte was a daughter of the late Rosa (Sapa) and Antonio Garcia. She was born in Pico, Acores, Portugal and has lived here since 1961. She was employed as a stitcher by various…

  • Dedham

    Veronica T. (Stutz) Turner 2/28/2012 Dedham, MA

    Turner, Veronica T. (Stutz) of Dedham died on February 28, 2012. Age 99. She was the widow of Charles D. Turner. She was the daughter of the late Lawrence Stutz and Elizabeth (Miltowitz) Stutz of Dedham; sister of the late John and Jacob Stutz; mother of Elizabeth (Betty) Casey of Fremont, CA and Priscilla Turner Spada (husband, Richard) of Newburyport, MA; grandmother of Gary J. Casey, Jean Casey, Kristen Burbridge (husband, Gary) Steven Casey (wife, Grace) and Noel Spada (wife, Caroline). Great Grandmother of Casey Bettencourt, Nicholas and Veronica Burbridge, Daisy Gin-Casey and Amanda and Jamie Nichols all of CA. Veronica was born and lived most of her life in…

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    Spiro P. “Kappy” Kapnis 2/29/2012 Danvers, MA / Chelsea, MA

    Danvers: Spiro P. Kapnis, age 89, a former resident of Danvers, died Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home. He was the devoted husband of the late Grace I. (LeBlanc) Kapnis with whom he had shared 57 years of marriage. Born and raised in Salem, he was the son of the late Evangelo and Jane M. (Jones) Kapnis. A 20 year career man with the U.S. Navy, “Kappy” served in the Pacific during World War II. He served with the Navy from 1942 through 1962. Following his military career, he began working as an engineer for the Salem Power Plant and soon after joined Kodak Eastman Gelatin Co.…

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    Henry H. Patnaude Jr., 70

    Lifelong Lynner was devoted to family LYNN — Mr. Henry H. Patnaude Jr., age 70, lifelong resident of Lynn, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2012 at his home. View Full Information → Henry H. Patnaude Jr., 70

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    Karl E. Amend, Jr., 79

    Formerly of Georgetown, Karl Edward Amend, Jr., 79, died on February 27, 2012, in Kindred Hospital in Peabody. He is the husband of Verna May (Foote) Amend. Born in Danvers on Nov. 7, 1932, he was the son of the late Karl E. Amend Sr. and Mildred (Merrill) (Amend) Croft. Karl was raised and educated in Danvers, but resided much of his life in Georgetown. He was a self-employed mason for over 45 years and owned Karl E. Amend Masonry. Karl was an avid animal lover and especially loved boxers. View Full Information → Karl E. Amend, Jr., 79

  • Methuen

    Madeline C. Furneaux Walker 2/27/2012 Methuen, MA

    METHUEN – Madeline C. (Gallant) Furneaux Walker 96 of Methuen, MA, died Monday February 27, 2012 at the Nevin’s Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Methuen, MA. Born and educated in Haverhill, the daughter of Aubin and Mary (Daley) Gallant. and was a graduate of St. James High School Class of 1933. She lived in Bradford and moved to Lawrence in 1939 after she married her first husband Lawrence Furneaux, who passed away in 1959. In 1968, she married Robert B. Walker, living in Lawrence for 47 years before moving to Methuen in 1986 until his passing in August of 2011. For 16 years she was employed at Frank C. Meyers…

  • Hampshire County

    Leonard T. Militello, taught at HCC

    BALDWIN, Md. – Leonard T. Militello, 84, of Baldwin, Md., formerly of the Bronx, N.Y., and Southampton, Mass., passed away Jan. 18, 2012, at Linda Vista Nursing Home in Ashland, Ore. For 37 years Leonard lived with his wife Ruth on Fomer Road in Southampton, where he will be remembered as a teacher at Holyoke Community College from 1966 to 1987. read more View Full Information → Leonard T. Militello, taught at HCC

  • Beverly

    Joanne T. Erardi 2/24/2012 Beverly, MA

    BEVERLY: Joanne T. Erardi, 68, died peacefully on Friday, February 24, 2012 at home with her children and grandchildren by her side. Born in Boston on January 20, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Gladys (Gillies) Erardi. She had resided in Beverly for the past forty-seven years. She is survived by three sons, Robert and his wife, Tracy (Creese) Hadden of Georgetown, Bruce E. Hadden of Beverly and Brian C. and his wife, Patricia (Lonergan) Hadden of Newburyport; one daughter, Joann Hadden of Manchester, NH; sister of, David Erardi and his wife Mary of Milford, Paul Erardi of Milford, Charles Erardi of Dunedin, FL, Linda Erardi…

  • Spencer

    Valia Pisegna 2/27/2012 Spencer, MA

    SPENCER: Valia Pisegna, 93, of 4 Main St., died Monday, February 27 at Quaboag Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center in West Brookfield. She leaves ten nieces and nephews: Susan Rivers and her husband Neil of Spencer along with their children Giselle, Zachary, and Gregory Rivers, Evelyn Cook and her husband Dr. Craig Cook of MD., Frances Caruso and her husband Gustine of FL, Diane Clark of Worcester, June Worster of Auburn, Yvonne Thurston and her husband Jeffrey of Dracut, Ruth Hart and her husband Curran of Worcester, Fr. Cedric Pisegna, C. P. of Houston, TX, Alfred Pisegna and his wife Evelyn of Oxford, and Francis Pisegna of Worcester. She also…

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    Maria Almerinda (Correiro) Cabral 2/27/2012 Swansea, MA

    Maria Almerinda (Correiro) Cabral, age 74 of Swansea, formerly of Fall River passed away February 27, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Feteiras Sul, São Miguel, Açores, she was the wife of Jose Vieira Cabral and daughter of the late Manuel Oliveira and Jorgina (Santos) Correiro. Prior to retiring, Maria worked as a presser folder with Shelbourne Shirt Co. She was a member of Espirito Santo Parish and she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Maria was the mother of Jose Manuel Cabral (wife Maria Gabriela), Fatima Cabral (husband Jose), Carlos Cabral (wife Carol) & Encarnação Pimentel (husband Albano), sister of Maria Encarnação Ferreira of…

  • New Bedford

    Mary Ann Santos 2/28/2012 New Bedford, MA

    Mary Ann (Figueiredo) Santos, 93, of New Bedford, died Tuesday February 28, 2012 at New Bedford Health Care Center surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Antonio and Anna (Lopes) Figueiredo, she lived in New Bedford most of her life. She was a communicant of Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Mrs. Santos was formerly employed as a stitcher for Justin Clothing. She was a member of the St. Martin de Porres Guild and the International Ladies Garment Workers Union. She loved gardening and was an avid bowler. Survivors include three children, Tony Esteves and his wife Kathy, and Phyllis Carter, all of…

  • Dartmouth

    Charles C. Davis, III 2/28/2012 Dartmouth, MA

    Charles C. Davis, III, 69 of Dartmouth died Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at home. He was the former husband of Sandra LaForest and Linda Lou Queripal. Born in Dartmouth, son of the late Charles C. Davis, Jr. and the late Florence M. (Lees) Davis, he was a lifelong resident of Dartmouth. Mr. Davis was the owner/operator of Charles Davis Auto and Truck Salvage in Dartmouth. He was a member of the Paskamansett Beagle Club in Dartmouth and a former member of the High Hill Fox and Coon Club in Dartmouth. Survivors include a son: Charles C. Davis, IV of CT; a daughter: Cheryl Lynn Davis of CT; 2 step-sons: Eric…

  • Danvers

    Stella LePage 2/27/2012 Danvers, MA

    Stella (Jaworski) LePage, 95, died Monday, February 27, 2012, at Putnam Farm in Danvers, where she had resided for the last year. She was the wife of the late Leo LePage, who predeceased her in 1959. Born in Salem on Feb. 21, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Wladyslawa Jaworski. She was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Holten High School, Class of 1935, and the Salem Commercial School. Mrs. LePage worked as a switchboard operator for Bell Telephone Co. and later became a switchboard operator at the Hunt Memorial Hospital for many years before operating the switchboard at Salem Hospital for…

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    Eli G. Mavros

    Korean War veteran was attorney NAHANT — Mavros, Eli G., Attorney of Nahant, Feb. 27, 2012. Devoted husband of Elaine M. (O’Shea) Mavros, loving father of Shea A. Mavros of Nahant & Eli G. “Casey” Mavros, II & his wife Jennifer R. Cohen of Brooklyn, N.Y. View Full Information → Eli G. Mavros

  • Fall River

    Harold “Harry” Medeiros 2/28/2012 Westport, MA / Fall River, MA

    Harold (Harry) Medeiros, age 65 of Westport, peacfully died on Tuesday, Feburary 28,2012. Born on March 12,1946, Harold was the son of the late Joseph & Isabel Lewis (Pires) Medeiros. He is survived by his loving wife Elaine (Fernandes) Medeiros of 47 years. His three daughters: Elaine (Medeiros) Carr, Jennifer Medeiros and Isabel (Liz) Medeiros all of Fall River. Four grandchildren, Chaz Carr of Westport, Shayna Carr, Alexis Medeiros, and Luis DeJesus of Fall River. Also two great-granddaughters Aaliyah and Lilah Carr of Westport. Harold is also survived by his brother Ronald Medeiros of Florida and sisters Genevieve (Genny) Fournier of CT, Geraldine (Gerry) Tripp of Westport, Lola Pires of…

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    Joseph S. DeFrancesco, 85

    Joseph S. DeFrancesco, age 85, husband of Barbara (Kenney) DeFrancesco of Salem, died unexpectedly Sunday morning at Salem Hospital after being stricken at home. He and his wife would have celebrated 60 years of marriage this year. View Full Information → Joseph S. DeFrancesco, 85

  • Hampshire County

    Mary McGrath, charitable, gracious

    BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – Mary Lockhart (Vincent) McGrath, 83, passed away Feb. 5, 2012, at her home in Boynton Beach, Fla. She was born Oct. 10, 1928, in Greenfield, Mass. Her husband, Donald W. Vincent, predeceased her Dec. 26, 1980. Her second husband, William McGrath, passed away April 29, 2008. read more View Full Information → Mary McGrath, charitable, gracious

  • Marshfield

    Jacqueline A. Fitzpatrick 2/27/2012 Marshfield, MA

    Fitzpatrick, Jacqueline A. (Bird), of Marshfield, Feb. 27, 20l2, 73 years of age, beloved wife of James M. Fitzpatrick and the late James Donovan. Loving mother of Stephen Donovan and his wife Kelly of Marshfield. Dear grandmother of John, Joseph, and Matthew Donovan. Devoted sister of Louise MacEachern of Manchester by the Sea, MA. Jacqueline was born in Boston. Her parents were Joseph and Louise (Edwards) Bird. She was the youngest of 7 siblings. Jacqueline was a former employee of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, March 3, at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, Careswell St. Marshfield at 10:00 am. Visiting hours at the church…

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    Rhonda M. Krauss 2/27/2012 Salem, NH / Boston, MA

    Rhonda M. Krauss, 39, of Salem NH died Monday, Feb. 27th at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA after a battle with leukemia. Rhonda grew up in Salem and graduated from Salem High School. She enjoyed going to the beach and fishing. Rhonda was an avid New England sports fan and liked going to games. She enjoyed bingo and going to Foxwoods. Survived by: Her parents Barbara (Rydle) Krauss and George Maidonis of Salem, NH Grandfather: John Maidonis of Medford, MA Brothers: Robert Krauss and wife Martha of Pelham, NH Francis Krauss, Jr. and Denise of Haverhill, MA Timothy Krauss and Muriel of Salem, NH Several Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nephews…

  • Beverly

    Eleanor L. (Rockett) Williamson 2/27/2012 Beverly, MA

    BEVERLY: Eleanor L. (Rockett) Williamson, 89, died Monday, February 27, 2012 at the Rosewood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Peabody following a brief illness. Eleanor is now reunited with her husband, the late Robert F. Williamson, who died in October of 1981. Born in Norwood on September 15, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Edward J. and Catherine (Regan) Rockett. She was a graduate of the Sharon High School and Katharine Gibbs Secretarial School. She has been a resident of Beverly for over sixty years. Eleanor declined a scholarship to Boston University instead choosing to work in order to support the war effort. During World War II, she was…