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    Lois C. McAskill, 80

    Enjoyed time spent with family, friends LYNN — Lois C. McAskill, age 80 years, of Lynn, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, in her home, after a lengthy illness. She was the longtime companion of Stanley Werbickas of Lynn. View Full Notice → Lois C. McAskill, 80

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    Mary E. (Dolan) deBettencourt, 96

    Marblehead — Mary E. (Dolan) deBettencourt, age 96, formerly of West Newton and Needham, died peacefully in her daughter’s home in Marblehead on Wednesday, December 19, 2012. Mary lived a full and vibrant life. Mary was the beloved wife of the late Dr. Joseph T. deBettencourt, with whom she shared 50 years of marriage, prior to his death in 1993. View Full Notice → Mary E. (Dolan) deBettencourt, 96

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    Anna G. “Ann” Simard 12/30/2012 Quincy, MA

    Simard, Anna “Ann” G. lifelong resident of Quincy, passed away December 30, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Daniel L. Simard. Aunt of Marie O’Connell of Rockland. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, Quincy, Wednesday at 10 AM. Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. View Full Notice → Anna G. “Ann” Simard 12/30/2012 Quincy, MA

  • Wellesley

    Andrew F. Fenton 12/29/2012 Wellesley, MA

    Fenton, Andrew F. of Wellesley. December 29, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Mary T. (Martin) Fenton. Devoted father of Maureen P. Ryan and her husband Timothy of Springfield, Kathleen A. Fenton of Maynard, Patricia F. Bradley and her husband Christopher of Wellesley, Brian P. Fenton and his wife Emily DiPiro of Wellesley, and the late Kevin J. Fenton. Grandfather of Ellen, Andrew, Joseph, Kevin, and Patrick Ryan; Conor and Caroline Bradley; Lily and Madeline Fenton. Andy was born and raised in Springfield, MA, graduated from Technical HS January ’44. He enlisted in the US Navy as a radar operator on a minesweeper in the Pacific during WWII and participated…

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    Francis A. Brown, 78

    Salem, NH — Francis A. Brown, 78, of Salem, NH, died Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen. View Full Notice → Francis A. Brown, 78

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    James Reid 12/30/2012 Taunton, MA

    In Taunton, December 30, 2012 James P. Reid, age 90 passed away following a brief illness in Marian Manor Nursing Home. James was the loving husband of the late Louise (Donnelly) Reid. He was born in Raynham, the son of the late James & Mary (Duggan) Reid. James attended Taunton schools and a graduate of Taunton High School. He served his country during WWII in the U.S. Army. James worked for the U.S. Postal Service until his retirement. He enjoyed walking, Cape Cod, an avid sports fan who enjoyed watching his grandchildren’s sports and cherished his time with his family. James is survived by his children James Reid and his…

  • Dedham

    Carmen Basile 12/31/2012 Dedham, MA

    BASILE, Carmen Of Dedham, formerly of Roslindale, Dec. 31, 2012. Beloved husband of Andreana (Natale) Basile. Visiting hours Thurs. at the funeral home 4-8. Complete notice to follow. View Full Notice → Carmen Basile 12/31/2012 Dedham, MA

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    Albert Wilde, 85

    WWII vet was GE employee for 35 years HAMPSTEAD, N.H. — Albert Wilde, 85, of Hampstead, NH and formerly of Peabody, MA died Saturday at the Elliot Hospital Hospice Care Unit in Manchester, NH with his family at his side after a long illness. He was the devoted husband of the late Constance “Connie” (Leonard) Wilke. View Full Notice → Albert Wilde, 85

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    Helena Michaud, 100

    Lynn, MA — Helena E. (Talbot) Michaud, a centenarian, died peacefully Sunday morning in her home, attended by family members, after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Omer A. Michaud, and the daughter of the late Felix and Delima (Pelletier) Talbot. Born and raised in Salem, she was educated at St. Joseph’s School. She lived in Salem until 1958 when she moved and remained in Lynn with her husband and son. View Full Notice → Helena Michaud, 100

  • Brockton

    Ruth M. Kelso 12/29/2012 Brockton, MA

    Ruth M. (Mitchell) Kelsoe, age 92, of Brockton, died December 29, 2012 at Grove Manor Estates in Braintree following a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Leonard I. Kelsoe. Born and raised in Allston, Ruth was the daughter of the late William S. and Jennie V. (Colomey) Mitchell. She was a graduate of Brighton High School, class of 1938. A resident of Brockton since 1959, Ruth had been employed by Cardinal Cushing Hospital for several years. For many years she and her husband were volunteers for Meals on Wheels in Brockton. She enjoyed tending to her yard and listening to music. Ruth is survived by…

  • Winchester

    Dorothy B. Canning 12/30/2012 Winchester, MA / Newburyport, MA

    Dorothy B. “Dot” (Koch) Canning, – 90, a 50-year resident of Winchester, passed away Dec. 30, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late James F. Canning. Born and raised in Wheeling, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Harry J. and Hilda (Braun) Koch. Mrs. Canning was employed in the Winchester Town Clerk’s office as an administrator for many years prior to her retirement. In her spare time, she enjoyed knitting afghans, playing board games and bridge. Dot, who loved living at the Mount Vernon House in Winchester, also enjoyed visits by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and her “pet grandchildren”. As a member of the First Congregational…