• Fall River

    OBITUARIES 12-10-12

    Asselin, Georgette, 95, Fall River Davis, Charles P., 82, Swansea Leite, Gary P. Sr., 57, Fall River Levesque, Alfred J., 63, Fall River View Full Notice → OBITUARIES 12-10-12

  • Medway

    Stanley Prosneick 12/8/2012 Medway, MA

    Stanley Prosneick 94, of Medway, died December 8 in Milford Regional Medical Center. He was the husband of the late Helen E. (Lasker) Prosneick who died in 2004. Born in Depew, New York, March 23, 1918, the son of the late Albert Prosniak and Anna (Kiebzak) and her husband John Bezuszko, Mr. Prosneick was raised in Buffalo and had lived in Cheektowaga, New York for 52 years prior to moving to Medway six years ago. Mr. Prosneick had worked for the Pierce & Stevens Chemical Corporation in Buffalo for 42 years before retiring. Stanley loved to bowl. He is survived by his children, Roger Prosneick of Silver Creek, New York…

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    Dorothy Mae Lafreniere, 94

    Lawrence — Dorothy Mae Lafreniere, 94, of Lawrence, passed away on November 20, 2012 at the Mary Immaculate Nursing Center in Lawrence. View Full Notice → Dorothy Mae Lafreniere, 94

  • Arlington

    Judith Chinal

    Judith M., Chinal, (Murphy) , of Everett December 8. Loving mother of Steven, Justin, Samantha, Michaela and Caeden all of Everett. Daughter of Robert and Madlynne Murphy of Andover. Former wife of Jeffrey Chinal of Everett. Funeral from The DeVito-O’Donnell Funeral Home 1145 Mass Avenue ARLINGTON Friday morning at 9:00 . Followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 in St. Agnes Church. Burial private. Visiting at The DeVito Funeral Home on Thursday 3:00 to 7:00pm. In lieu of flowers donations in Judith’s memory may be made to International Down Syndrome, PO Box 382083 Germantown,TN, 38183 ( The IDSC.org). For directions or condolences visit,devitofuneralhomes.com View Full Notice → Judith Chinal

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    Jane J. (Kurkowska) Davidowicz 12/8/2012 Salem, MA

    SALEM – Jane J. (Kurkowska) Davidowicz, 97, of Salem, wife of the late Stephen P. Davidowicz, Sr., died Saturday evening, December 8, 2012 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Arrangements will be announced by the Full-Spychalski Funeral Home, 84 Washington Square East, by Salem Common, Salem. www.SalemFuneral.com. View Full Notice → Jane J. (Kurkowska) Davidowicz 12/8/2012 Salem, MA

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    Toufic “John” Hajjar 12/8/2012 Quincy, MA

    Toufic “John” Hajjar, 85, of Quincy, died at home on December 8th, 2012 while surrounded by his loving family. Toufic was born on October 27, 1927 in Kaitouly, Lebanon. He immigrated to the U.S. and settled in Quincy where he raised his five children alongside his loving wife of 64 years, Linda. Toufic is remembered not only by his beloved wife Linda, but also by his five children: Louise and her husband David Densmore, of Braintree; Michael and his wife Asma of Quincy; Susan of Hingham; Steven and his wife Jean of Cohasset; and Marianne of Quincy. Toufic will be deeply missed by his six grandchildren, Michelle Densmore, Jessica Densmore,…

  • Pembroke

    John F. Quinn 12/7/2012 Pembroke, MA

    John F. Quinn, of Pembroke, passed away on December 7, 2012. He was 76 years old. John served 11 years in the U.S. Air Force, and was a lifelong member of the D.A.V. Beloved husband of Beverly (Newcomb) Quinn. Loving father of Bill M. Mullin and his wife Gayle of Plymouth, John W. Mullin and his wife Cathy of S. Grafton, Charlie E. Mullin and his wife Deanne of FL, and Bert W. Mullin and his wife Rita of Wareham. Cherished grandfather of 5, and great grandfather of 3. Uncle of John Buckley and family of Hyde Park, Robert Buckley and his family of PA, as well as several nieces,…

  • Walpole

    Nancy DeGiacomo 12/9/2012 Walpole, MA

    Nancy (Murphy) DeGiacomo, 98, of Norton formerly of Walpole died December 9 in the Medway Country Manor. She was the wife of the late Anthony DeGiacomo who died in 1993. Born in Brighton, December 6,1914, the daughter of the late Cornelius and Mary (Byrne) Murphy, Mrs. DeGiacomo was raised in Brighton and had lived in Walpole from 1952until 2007 when she moved to Norton. Mrs. DeGiacomo had been a Hospice worker at the former Pondville Hospital. She had been active at St. Timothy’s Church where she had been a Eucharistic Minister, a member of the Ladies Sodality and the Women’s Club She is survived by her children Dr. William DeGiacomo…

  • Dorchester

    Mary L. (Lynskey) McCormack 12/9/2012 Dorchester, MA

    McCORMACK, Mary L. (Lynskey). In Dorchester, December 9th, age 79 years. Beloved wife of Donald J. McCormack for over 53 years. Loving daughter of the late William E. Lynskey and Beatrice T. (Kenney) Lynskey. Sister of Beatrice F. Muise of Dorchester, and the late William E. and Joseph H. Lynskey. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, Tuesday 4-8 P.M. Funeral Mass in St. Gregory Church, Wednesday morning, December 12, at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Late retired employee of Liberty Mutual Insurance Company for over 30 years and member of St. Gregory’s Ladies Sodality. In lieu of flowers,…

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    Mary Puzo

    Auburn-Mary A. (Volker) Puzo, 89, of Auburn, died peacefully on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at the Saint Vincent Hospital, Worcester, following a period of declining health. Her beloved husband, Carmine Puzo died in 1986. She leaves her three Children, Carmine Puzo, Andrea Lefanti and Raympond Puzo, all of Worcester; her many grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her two sons, Anthony and Mario Puzo, and by her siblings, Louis, Delphine and Richard. She was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Louis and Delphina (Beauvais) Volker and lived in Auburn for many years. A hard working woman whether it was at…

  • Dartmouth

    John C. Bentley, Jr. 12/9/2012 Dartmouth, MA

    John C. Bentley, Jr., 64, died peacefully at his home in Dartmouth on December 9, 2012. He had battled prostate cancer for 16 years. While he was prone to hyperbole in his storytelling, it is no exaggeration to say that he will be missed enormously by all who knew him. John was born in Hackensack, N.J. on January 4, 1948, to John C. Bentley and Eliza Taft Bentley. After attending the Pingry School in Elizabeth, NJ, he was graduated from Tufts University with a B.A. in Philosophy and subsequently earned JD and LLM degrees from Suffolk University and Boston University. In 1971, he married Dorothy “DeeDee” Waldinger, and, after a few…

  • Hull

    William T. Boyce 12/8/2012 Hull, MA

    Boyce, William T. of Hull, passed away at home on December 8, 2012, he was 72. The beloved husband of 32 years to Nancy (Doesburg) Boyce of Hull. Cherished father of Amber Boyce of Dayton Beach, FL, Chrystal Boyce-Koutounidis of Norwood, Micah Boyce of Boston and Joshua Boyce of Hull. Brother of Christine Campbell of Hull and Joanne Robitalle of Juno, Alaska. William grew up in Crow Point section of Hingham. He worked as the Good Samaritan for CVS patrolling the roads for many years. He was a self-employed newspaper delivery man as well. Bill enjoyed metal detecting, coin collecting and was an amateur geologist. Bill was devoted to his…

  • Fall River

    Alta N. List 12/5/2012 Andover, MA / Fall River, MA / Mont Vernon, NH / Leonardtown, MD / Boston, MA / North Andover, MA

    Alta N. List, a resident of North Andover, formerly of Fall River, died in Andover on Wednesday, December 5, 2012. She was 78. Born and raised in Fall River, Alta was the daughter of the late Joseph and Celia (Oscar) List. She was a teacher in her younger years, loved to play scrabble and enjoyed bowling. Ms. List had a wonderful sense of humor, was an avid reader, a sculptor and an author of much poetry. She was a very independent, adventurous woman, who traveled the world. She was always ahead of her time. She will be thought of lovingly by her daughters; Cale and her husband Steven Daigneau of…

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    Paul H. Whitney

    UPTON – Paul H. Whitney, 88, of Upton, died Fri., Dec. 7, 2012, in Beaumont Nursing & Rehab. Center in Northbridge after a period of declining health. read more View Full Notice → Paul H. Whitney

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    Carrol B. Johnson 12/9/2012 Boston, MA

    Carrol B. Johnson, age 57, of Jamaica Plain, formerly of Jamaica, West Indies on December 9, 2012. Visitation and funeral service information to be announced soon. View Full Notice → Carrol B. Johnson 12/9/2012 Boston, MA

  • Brockton

    Belinda Pierre 11/22/2012 Brockton, MA / Brockton, MA

    Belinda Pierre infant Daughter of Pierre Belius and Marie Pierre Immaculee Muller of Haiti and Brockton died Nov 22nd in the Tufts Medical Center Boston. Following Cremation Services will be held at the convenience of the family. View Full Notice → Belinda Pierre 11/22/2012 Brockton, MA / Brockton, MA

  • Southbridge

    William J. Meservey of Charlton, MA, March 30, 1922 – December 6, 2012

    CHARLTON:   William J. Meservey, 90, of Knollwood Dr. died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 after a period of declining health. He was born on March 30, 1922 in Camden, Maine,  moved to Massachusetts at an early age and lived in Worcester, Webster, West Boylston, East Brookfield, Brookfield and Spencer before settling in Charlton.   He leaves his wife of 65 years Barbara (Grimwade) Meservey, a son W. Roger Meservey both of Charlton, an aunt Frances Meservey of Appleton, Maine, nephews, nieces and many cousins.   He was predeceased by an infant son Ronald, his parents William B. and Margaret (O’Connor) Meservey and his sister Marjorie (Meservey) Smith.   William was a graduate…

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    Carol A. Cassidy 12/3/2012 Salem, MA

    Carol A. Cassidy age 64 of Salem, died Monday, December 3, 2012 at the Merrimac Valley Hospice House in Haverhill, following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Lowell and raised in Dunstable she was the daughter of the late Paul J. Cassidy and Barbara A. (Beek) Cassidy. Carol was a graduate of Lowell High and had her BA in English. Early in her career she decided not to teach and settled on cooking. She was currently head chef for the Bellview Country Club in Melrose. Carol was a very hard worker with a winning smile who will be missed by many. She is survived by a brother, Bill T.…

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    Josephine M. Inferrera 12/8/2012 Quincy, MA

    Inferrera, Josephine (Pepe) of Quincy, passed away on December 8, 2012, she was 86 The beloved wife of the late Orazio “Ray” Inferrera.Cherished mother of Paul Inferrera of Bonita Springs, FL and John Inferrera of Manhattan Beach, CA. Sister of the late Dolores McNamara, Antoinette Sheehan , Nicholas, Salvatore & Pasquale Pepe. Devoted grandmother to Paul Inferrera, Jr., Emily, Stephen, Elise and Oriana Inferrera. Josephine is also survived by her great grandson Ethan. Josephine grew up in the North End of Boston, she moved to Quincy many years ago. Josephine love to travel with her husband. Unfortunately, her husband Ray died suddenly at a very young age and she was…

  • Pembroke

    Carol A. Hill 12/7/2012 Pembroke, MA

    Carol A. Hill, of Pembroke, passed away on December 7, 2012. She was 67 years old. Beloved wife of 48 years to James Hill. Loving mother of J. Michael Hill and his wife Mary, Scott Hill and his wife Pamela, and Christine Drown and her husband Christopher. Cherished grandmother of Robert and Brian Drown, Erin, David, Edward, Michelle, and John Hill, and great grandmother of Hayden Hill, and Sofia Monti-Drown. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, December 11th from 4-8:00 PM at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 7 Mattakeesett St (Rt. 14) Pembroke. A funeral mass will be held at St. Joseph the Worker, 1 Maquan St, Hanson at 10:00…

  • Peabody

    Lorraine J. (Bergevin) Bradbury 12/9/2012 Salem, MA / Peabody, MA

    Lorraine J. (Bergevin) Bradbury, age 86 and a former resident of Salem, died Sunday at Peabody Glen Healthcare Center following a long illness. She was the devoted wife of the late Walter J. Bradbury. Relatives and friends are invited to an hour of visitation on Thursday, December 13, 2012 for 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at the Levesque Funeral Home, 163 Lafayette St. [Rt. 114 / 1-A] Salem, to be followed by her funeral mass in St. James Church, Federal St., Salem at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Salem. For additional information, please visit www.LevesqueFunerals.com View Full Notice → Lorraine J. (Bergevin) Bradbury 12/9/2012 Salem, MA…

  • Tewksbury

    Irene L. (Toupin)(Broderick) Gill 12/7/2012 Lowell, MA / Tewksbury, MA

    Irene L. Gill Longtime Lowell Resident TEWKSBURY: Irene L. (Toupin) (Broderick) Gill, age 82, a resident of Lowell for 72 years, passed away at the D’Youville Senior Care Center in Lowell on Friday, December 7, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert Broderick and the late Matthew Gill. Born in Montreal, Canada on September 5, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Adolph Toupin and the late Irene (Desmarais) Toupin. Irene was raised in Panama until moving to Lowell in 1940. She attended Lowell schools and graduated from Lowell High School. Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a retail clerk at the Bradlees Department…

  • Franklin

    Irene E. (Thibodeau) Vozzella 12/8/2012 Franklin, MA

    FRANKLIN—Irene E. (Thibodeau) Vozzella 98, a longtime Franklin resident, died Saturday December 8, 2012 at Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Marino A. Vozzella, who died in 1991. Born in Holden, May 30, 1914 a daughter of the late Joseph and Donalda (Breault) Thibodeau she was raised and educated in Franklin. She was a retired homemaker and enjoyed reading, and time spent with her family. She is survived by 3 sons, Donald R. Vozzella of Plainville, Kenneth F. Vozzella of Foxboro, Norman A. Vozzella of Milford, 2 daughters, Roberta A. Gotovich of Bellingham and Nancy A. Carlucci of East Sandwich, 14 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren,…