• Danvers

    Kenneth F. Koon 12/7/2012 Danvers, MA / Wheeling, WV

    Kenneth F. Koon, 84, of Danvers, died Friday morning, December 7, 2012 in the Kaplan Family Hospice House. He was the loving husband of Catherine “Katie” (Koerner) Koon, with whom he shared 61 years of marriage. Born in Wheeling, WV on Nov. 13, 1928, he was the son of the late William and Anna (James) Koon. He was raised and educated in Wheeling and was valedictorian of the Wheeling High School Class of 1947. He went on to graduate from Purdue University and later earned a master’s degree from Xavier University in Cincinnati. Ken was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War, who piloted 38 missions over South Korea…

  • Fall River

    Imelda O. Ouellette 11/27/2012 Fall River, MA

    FALL RIVER… Imelda O. Ouellette, 91 of Fall River passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at Southpoint Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center. Born in Fall River, she was a daughter of the late George and Claira (Gelinas) Ouellette and had been a lifelong resident of this city. She was employed as a Floor Lady at Fall River Knitting Mills for 49 years. Ms. Ouellette was a communicant of the former Notre Dame de Lourdes Church in Fall River where she was a member of the Children of Mary. Survivors include 4 sisters: Theresa Clement of Fall River, Gertrude Cote of Somerset, Pauline Maynard of Fall River, Helena Ouellette of Fall…

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    Steven P. Desmarais

    PRINCETON – Steven Paul Desmarais, 62, of Princeton, died unexpectedly at home Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, after he and his wife, Ann, returned from celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary in Hawaii. read more View Full Notice → Steven P. Desmarais

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    Anna L. Viera 12/8/2012 Taunton, MA

    Mrs. Anna L. (Vargus) Viera, of Taunton, died Saturday, December 8 in Morton Hospital following a period of failing health. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis L. Viera. She was born 89 years ago in Taunton, the daughter of the late Joseph and Rosalina (Leal) Vargus. She was educated in Taunton and had been a Berkley resident for a number of years before moving back to Taunton. Prior to her retirement, she had been employed as a supervisor for the former Robertson Curtain Company in Taunton for over 40 years. Anna enjoyed playing cards, making curtains, traveling to New York with her late husband to attend the…

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    Frank Fisichelli, 85

    North Andover — Frank Fisichelli second generation owner and operator of Fisichelli’s Pastry Shop passed away peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, December 4, 2012, holding hands with his loving and devoted daughter Nina. View Full Notice → Frank Fisichelli, 85

  • Danvers

    John R. “Jack” Coombs 12/8/2012 Danvers, MA

    DANVERS: John Richard “Jack” Coombs, 82, died peacefully Saturday, December 8, 2012 in the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with mesothelioma. Complete obituary will be posted on Sunday. View Full Notice → John R. “Jack” Coombs 12/8/2012 Danvers, MA

  • Falmouth

    Henry A. Patturelli 12/7/2012 East Falmouth, MA

    Henry A. Patturelli, 67 of East Falmouth, formerly of Medford, died Friday in the Kindred Hospital in Peabody following a lengthy illness Born in Medford, son of the late Henry A. and Edith (Vitiello) Patturelli. He was educated in Somerville and is a graduate of Somerville Trade High School, class of 1963. Mr. Patturelli had been a Medford resident until 1994. He was employed for many years by New England Telephone where he started at the bottom with customer service, then as a lineman and rose to the position of management. Mr. Patturelli was fond of horses. He bred and raised Arabian Horses on his farm, the former Oasis Farm…

  • Arlington

    Rudolph D’Alanno

    D’Alanno, Rudolph “Rudy” of Methuen formerly of Watertown December 7. Devoted father of Carmela Thomas and husband Michael of Methuen and the late Anna Marie Phofsky. Grandfather of Riaha Ball, Christopher Thomas, Lori Ailes and Brian Thomas . Also survived by 4 great grandchildren. Brother of the late Dora D’Alanno, Mary Deacetis, Claire Steele, Dominic D’Alano, John D’Alanno and Josephine Tortorella. Funeral from The DeVito Funeral Home 761 Mt. Auburn Street, WATERTOWN Thursday at 9:30am. Funeral mass at 10:30am in the Sacred Heart Church, Watertown. Entombment to follow Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Visiting at the DeVito Funeral Home on Wednesday 3:00 to 7:00pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made…

  • Revere

    Ramon L. Martinez-Rivera 12/7/2012 Revere, MA

    Martinez- Rivera, Ramon L. of Lynn formerly of Puerto Rico on Dec 7th. Beloved husband of Elena Cruz. Devoted father of Dalys Martinez-Cruz of NY, Julio Martinez-Cruz of Puerto Rico, Maria Martinez-Cruz of Lynn, Rigoberto Martinez-Cruz of Fall River, Saul and Joel Martinez-Cruz both of Lynn. Dear brother of Manuel, Alicia, Francisco, Geraldo, Glenda, Evelyn and the late Juan and Rafael Martinez-Cruz. Also survived by 15 loving grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be in the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St Revere on Tuesday Dec 11th at 12:00 (noon). Relatives and friends are kindly invited at 11:30 am. Visiting Hours will be Monday 4-8…

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    Kevin Kelley 12/5/2012 Quincy, MA

    Kelley, Kevin of Quincy, formerly of Dorchester, passed away December 5, 2012. Beloved son of the late Thomas J. and Theresa (Kabasinski) Kelley. Loving brother of Stephen Kelley and his wife Therese of Norwood, Thomas Kelley and his wife Anita of Quincy, Patricia Spring and her husband Roger of Hanover, Theresa Kelley of Quincy, Daniel Kelley and his wife Shirley of Hanson, Maureen Reed and her husband Paul of Halifax, Debra Gaudette and her husband Ronald of Attleboro, and Darlene Kelley and her companion Charles Newton of NH. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Kevin’s passion was working and living on the ocean. He sailed the world for over…

  • Fall River

    Arcenio “Larry” Tavares 12/8/2012 Fall River, MA

    Arcenio “Larry” Tavares, age 91 of Fall River passed away December 8, 2012. He was the husband of the late Silvania (Silvia) Tavares and son of the late Antonio and Maria (Oliveira) Tavares. He was a retired jigger at Newport Finishing, a WWII US Army veteran, a member of the St. John’s Athletic Club and a parishioner of Espirito Santo Church. Larry was the father of Debra Couturier of Fall River and the late Patricia Rodrigues; brother of the late John, Jesse, Antone, Manuel and Joseph Tavares and Francelina Sardinha; grandfather of Melissa Sousa, Charlene Rodrigues and Kenneth Correia. He also leaves 3 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.…