• New Bedford

    Virginio Raposo 10/31/2014 New Bedford, MA

    New Bedford – Virginio Raposo, age 77 of New Bedford, passed away on Friday, October 31, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the loving husband of 40+ years to Maria Anjos (Cabral) Raposo and the son of Victoria Daponte (Bento) and Guilhelm Raposo. Virginio was born in St. Michael, Azores, moved to this country in 1965 and worked as a Weaver for Berkshire Hathaway until his retirement. A deeply religious man, Virginio was a Communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. He served in the Brazilian military and was very fond of wearing hats. However, Mr. Raposo will be most remembered for the love he showed for his…

  • Hudson

    Margaret E. (Coleman) Garrity 10/31/2014 Hudson, MA / Gilmanton, NH / Clinton, MA

    Hudson, MA Margaret E. (Coleman) Garrity , 94, of Hudson, died on Friday, October 31st surrounded by her loving family at Marlboro Hospital. She was the beloved wife of 60 years to the late Edward T. Garrity who died in 2006. Margaret was born and raised in Hudson, daughter of the late M. James and Mary T. (McCarthy) Coleman. She was a lifelong resident of Hudson where she attended local schools and was a graduate of Saint Michael’s Academy. She was employed for many years by the Town of Hudson in the accounting department until her retirement. She also worked for Lapointe’s Machine Shop and Harrity Envelope Co., both of…

  • Methuen

    Mrs. Jane (Dumont) St.Amand 10/27/2014 Andover, MA / Tewksbury, MA / Chester, NH / Methuen, MA / Hampstead, NH

    Mrs. Jane (Dumont) St.Amand a resident of Ballardvale and devoted wife of the late Richard H. St.Amand, died at her home on Monday, October 27, 2014. She was 79 years old and they had been married for 61 years. Born in Andover, Massachusetts, on June 17, 1935, she was the beloved daughter of the late Archibald and Alice (Horan) Dumont. Jane was a graduate of St. Mary’s of the Assumption School in Lawrence and had been employed as a clerk by the Internal Revenue Service for nearly 25 years. In her spare time, she was an avid reader and enjoyed visiting the beach and sitting near open fires. Above all,…

  • Natick

    Joyce F. Blaney 10/30/2014 Natick, MA / Wakefield, MA / Millville, MA

    NATICK: Joyce Anita (Fickett) Blaney, age 84, of Natick, died on October 30, 2014. Devoted wife of Allison R. Blaney, and loving mother of Michael Blaney of Natick, Eric Blaney and his wife Ruth of Natick, and Belinda Lea and her husband John of Millville, she was also a beloved grandmother, sister, and friend. Her Funeral Service will be in the John Everett & Sons Funeral Home, 4 Park Street at Natick Common, on Wednesday, Nov. 5th at 10:30AM. Relatives and friends may visit with the Blaney Family beginning at 9:00AM. Her Committal Service will follow at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. In lieu of flowers, donations may be…

  • Worcester County

    Irene T. (Bonin) Mouradian 10/30/2014 Worcester, MA

    Worcester – Irene T. (Bonin) Mouradian, 84, of Worcester, died on Thursday, October 30th in Saint Vincent Hospital. Irene was married for 57 years to Bert Mouradian who died in 2008. She is survived by 4 daughters, Gail M. Smith of Worcester, Yvonne R. Poske and her husband George J. of Spencer, Susan E. Mouradian and her husband Gary Starks of Dudley and Nancy A. Mouradian and her fiancé Theodore Silaidos of Worcester; a sister, Gertrude Zulywitz of Orlando, FL; three grandchildren, Crystal LaFlash, Attanya Goode and Jamila Mouradian; 10 great grandchildren, Hector, Caroline, Brenden, Makiyah, Aryanna, Cornel, Madison, Esmeralda, Bella and Jasmin and many nephews and nieces. Mrs. Mouradian…

  • Taunton

    Ann Dooley 10/31/2014 Taunton, MA

    In Taunton, October 31, 2014 Ann Dooley, Age 90, passed away in Morton Hospital following a brief period of declining health. Ann is survived by her husband Thomas of Taunton. She was born in Taunton, the daughter of the late Edward & Alice (O’Donnell) Massey. Ann was a lifetime resident of Taunton and was employed for the City of Taunton public schools as a cafeteria worker. Ann enjoyed gardening and yard work, knitting and above all her time with family. In addition to her husband, Ann leaves her two daughters Ann Lavigne and her husband Eugene of Taunton and Patricia Dooley of Taunton. Ann also leaves her sister in law…

  • Quincy

    David V. Morris 10/31/2014 Taunton, MA / Quincy, MA

    Mr. David V. Morris, of Taunton, died unexpectedly Friday, October 31 at his residence. He was born 65 years ago in Taunton, the son of the late Gilbert V. and Doris H. (Vincent) Morris. He was educated in Taunton and had been a lifelong city resident. David was formerly employed in both the Housekeeping and Cafeteria Departments of the former Paul A. Dever State School in Taunton for a number of years. He enjoyed fishing, boating, swimming, and flying radio-controlled model airplanes. He was a communicant of the former St. Jacques Church in Taunton. He leaves: 2 brothers: Gilbert Morris of Milford, N.H., and Richard Morris of Quincy; 1 sister:…

  • Plymouth

    Lucy M. Holmes 10/31/2014 Plymouth, MA

    Holmes Lucy M, 96 of Plymouth passed away at the Life Care Center in Plymouth on October 31,She leaves 2 brothers Cornelius and John Holmes both of Plymouth a sister Joan Holmes of Plymouth and several nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Sister of the late Barbara Reese and Jane Shaw. Lucy was born in Plymouth went to Plymouth Schools and Pembroke College (now Brown University). She worked as a Advertising Manager for Cambridge University Press A graveside service will be held at Vine Hills Cemetery on November 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM. View Full Notice → Lucy M. Holmes 10/31/2014 Plymouth, MA

  • Lawrence

    Aline Theresa (Landry) Boisvert 10/31/2014 Lawrence, MA

    Lawrence – Aline Theresa (Landry) Boisvert passed away peacefully on Friday, October 31, 2014 at the Mary Immaculate Nursing & Restorative Center in Lawrence. She was 88 years old and the beloved wife of the late Rene Boisvert. Born in Lawrence, MA on September 23, 1926, Aline was the daughter of Phillip and Amanda (Gagne) Landry. She attended Lawrence schools and graduated from St. Anne’s High School. She then earned her associate’s degree from the McIntosh School of Business in Lawrence. She worked as an office manager at DeMoulas Market Basket in Lawrence for 25 years and then as an office clerk at Malden Mills until her retirement. Aline was…

  • Fall River

    Antonio M. “Cubby” Carvalho 10/29/2014 Fall River, MA

    FALL RIVER… Antonio M. “Cubby” Carvalho, 63, of Fall River died Wednesday at home. He was the widower of Nancy (Horan) Carvalho. He was born in Bretenhna, St. Michael’s, Azores a son of the late Antonio V. and Ermelinda (Carlos) Carvalho and had lived most of his life in Fall River. He was a Communicant of Espirito Santo Church, Alden Street, Fall River. He was employed as a mechanic at Salco Transmission in Cranston before his retirement. Mr. Carvalho enjoyed fishing, hunting, and being outdoors. Survivors include 2 sons: Scott A. Carvalho of Somerset, Steven D. Carvalho of Westport, 2 sisters: Mary Oliveira of Fall River, Patricia Carvalho of Berkley,…

  • Dracut

    Maria Demelo

    LOWELL- Maria F. Demelo, 62, died peacefully, Wednesday, October 29th, at Lowell General Hospital. She was the loving wife of Manuel E. Demelo. Maria was born in Azores, Portugal on October 18, 1952, a daughter of the late Maria Lurdes (Meneses) and Manuel Cardoso Andrade. For many years, Maria worked as a box bundler for Interstate Container in Lowell. Maria is survived by her 4 children, Benilde Mendes and her husband Jose of Azores, Portugal, Joe Freitas and his companion Linda Forsyth of Goffstown, NH, Jose Demelo and his wife Lea of Litchfield, NH, and Elizabeth Melo and her companion David Greenblatt of Lowell; 4 grandchildren, Alycia and Michael Frietas…

  • Brockton

    A. Rose Hayes 10/30/2014 Brockton, MA

    A. Rose (DiNunno) Hayes, age 89, of Brockton died peacefully on the morning of October 30, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Walter E. Hayes. Rose was born and raised in Brockton, a daughter of the late Donato and Francesca (Minerva) DiNunno and remained a lifelong resident of the city. She was a 1943 graduate of Brockton High School and a 1944 graduate of Williams Business School. Rose had worked at Youngquist Pharmacy for many years. She was also a bookkeeper for DiNunno Plumbing and a notary public. A lifelong parishioner of St. Colman Church, Rose was a member of…

  • Beverly

    Edith Manzi

    Beverly – Mrs. Edith A. (DiCroce) Manzi, a resident of Beverly for 64 years, beloved wife of the late Joseph G. Manzi, passed away peacefully with her family at her side at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers on Thursday, October 30, 2014. She was 89 years old. Born in Peabody, Massachusetts, on September 26, 1925, she was the beloved daughter of the late D. Antonio and Maria A. (DiChristofaro) DiCroce. Edith was a graduate of Peabody High School, class of 1942, where she was a class officer and head drum majorette. She later graduated from Burdett College in Lynn, after which she worked at Sylvania where she met…

  • Arlington

    Paul J. Doherty

    DOHERTY, Paul J. of Arlington. October 31, 2014. Beloved husband of Frances M. (Maney). Loving father of Colleen Synan and her husband Paul and PJ Doherty all of Townsend. Devoted grandfather of Colin and Maya. Brother of Edward J. Doherty of Melrose, Mary T. Doherty of VT, and Carol A. Doherty of Chelmsford. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. Paul was former Executive Board Member of the Cambridge Council Boys Scouts of America and former Asst. Camp Director of Camp Quinapoxet. Late Air Force veteran. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt.60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on Wednesday at 9…

  • Medford

    Josephine R. “Jo” Ippolito 10/31/2014 Medford, MA / Winchester, MA / Norton, MA / Littleton, MA

    Josephine R. “Jo” Ippolito, 82 of Medford, died Friday after a long illness in Winchester. Born and raised in the West End of Boston, she has lived in Medford for the past 50 years. Josephine was the daughter of the late Virginia (Alopere) and Anthony Antinoro. Beloved wife of the late Carmelo Ippolito. Devoted mother of Rosann Ippolito of Norton, Salvatore Ippolito and his wife Peggy of Littleton, Marie Cantalupa and her husband Michael of Winchester and Tracy Dickerson of Norton. Loving grandmother of Jessica, Torey, Andrea, Natalie and Nicholas. Sister of Charles Antinoro of Reading and Sam Antinoro of Tewksbury. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main…

  • Foxboro

    Diana F. Braye

    Diana F. (Corish) Braye, 69, died unexpectedly at her home on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. She was the wife of Robert Braye. View Full Notice → Diana F. Braye

  • New Bedford

    Janet M. Marshall 10/30/2014 New Bedford, MA

    Janet M. (Nunes) Marshall, 65, of New Bedford died October 30, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a long illness. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Fernando and Jeannette (Ouellette) Nunes, she lived in New Bedford all of her life. She was a dedicated mother, grandmother and friend. Janet was well known for sending greeting cards to family and friends. She also enjoyed writing poems and stories. Janet will be deeply missed. Survivors include 3 daughters, Deana J. Marshall and Jade C. Grace, both of New Bedford and Crystal S. Marshall of Abington, MA; a brother, John F. Nunes of New Bedford; 4 grandchildren, Luis, Alexander and…

  • Winthrop

    Barbara M. (Swanson) AZNAVOORIAN 10/30/2014 Winthrop, MA

    AZNAVOORIAN, Barbara M. (Swanson), of Winthrop, Massachusetts, passed away after a brief illness on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Barbara was born in Salem, MA and graduated from St. Mary’s High School in Lynn. She enjoyed a career as a professional dancer before meeting and marrying her husband Dave. Barbara had a sharp wit and a great sense of humor, and enjoyed nothing more than being surrounded by her family. She will be greatly missed by her loving husband David E. Aznavoorian of Winthrop, sons Michael W. Swanson and his wife Andrea of Rowley, Thomas A. Swanson and his wife Joan of Saugus, David C. Aznavoorian and his wife Irene of…

  • Walpole

    Emma H. Troiano 10/30/2014 Walpole, MA

    Emma H. (Briggs) Troiano, 94, of Walpole died October 30 in the Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation Avery in Needham. She was the wife of the late Frank Troiano. Born in Boston, August 8, 1920, the daughter of the late George O. and Mary (Harrington) Briggs, Mrs. Troiano had lived in Walpole for over 80 years. Mrs. Troiano had been a statistician at Kendall Mills in Walpole for several years. Emma was an active woman all her life. She was a member of the Senior Hiking Team, was an avid snowmobiler and loved to be in the outdoors. She was not afraid to do anything. Emma with her late husband…

  • Roxbury

    Betty S. Soldz 10/22/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    Soldz, Betty S. Of Jamaica Plain died peacefully on October 22, 2014 at Tippett Hospice Home in Needham from complications of Parkinson’s Disease. Born in St. Louis, MO she graduated from Soldan High School and attended Washington U. in St. Louis. There she fell in love and suggested marriage and elopement to her future husband. She and her husband both worked to pay their way and raised their two young children. In 1961 they left for Washington, D. C. to begin the next chapter in their lives. Betty taught herself many arts and crafts, such as stained glass, fused glass, decoupage and macrame and then began to teach others. In…

  • Peabody

    Milton H. Shray 10/29/2014 Peabody, MA

    Milton Harold Shray formerly of Marblehead, MA, beloved husband of the late Nannette (Marder) Shray died at his home at Aviv Centers for Living in Peabody on Wednesday. Son of the late Saul & Anna (Mann) Shray. Loving father of Steven Shray of San Carlos, CA, Andrea Mozur of Danvers, MA & Shelly Shray of St. Louis MO. Devoted grandfather to Eve Madeline Mozur, Jacob Bashkin, Sam Bashkin, Julia Nannette Shray, Aaron McClain Shray & the late Jesse Luke Mozur. An honorable discharged veteran of The United States Army WW II. Graveside services to be held Sunday, November 2 at 1:00 PM at The Cemetery Temple Israel of Shirat Hayam,…

  • Mattapoisett

    James S. Warburton 10/20/2014 Mattapoisett, MA

    James S. Warburton, 69, of Mattapoisett died October 20, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late James S. and Stella M. (Glowacki) Warburton, he lived in Mattapoisett most of his life. Survivors include two sisters, Norma M. Oste of New Bedford and Barbara L. Langlois of Mattapoisett; and several nieces and nephews. His private Funeral Service was held Friday, October 31st followed by burial at Acushnet Cemetery. View Full Notice → James S. Warburton 10/20/2014 Mattapoisett, MA

  • Lawrence

    Rosaire A. Gagnon 10/29/2014 Salem, NH / Lawrence, MA

    Rosaire A. Gagnon, 95, of Salem, NH died Wednesday, Oct. 29th at the Manchester VA Hospital. Rosaire was born and educated in Lawrence, MA and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1937. He served in the US Army during WW II. He was a member of the Holy Name Society with St. Theresa’s Church in Methuen and a member of the 3rd Degree member of Council 7572 of the Knights of Columbus and a 4th Degree member of the Bishop Peterson Assembly. Rosaire was a member of St. Matthew Parish in Windham, NH. He enjoyed woodworking, building furniture and was an amateur radio operator with the call sign W1JXO. He…

  • Dorchester

    Irene A. Verna 10/31/2014 Natick, MA / Dorchester, MA / Readville, MA / .Hyde Park, MA

    NATICK: Irene A. Verna (nee Cash), 77, of Natick, courageously battled Parkinson’s Disease for over 20 years and peacefully passed away on October 31, 2014 surrounded by her loving family at her home in Natick. Irene was born in Dorchester, the daughter of the late Peter D. and Mary Josephine Cash. Irene is survived by her husband, Joseph of 54 years and her four children: Michelle Stewardson (Donald) of Milford, Maureen Verna (Roger Kendrew) of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Chris Verna (Barbie) of Natick, and Lisa Flood (Dan) of Valley City, OH. Irene’s eleven grandchildren have given her 31 years of memories: Billy, Kyle, Scott, Tyler, Sophia, Francesca, Kayleigh, Cameron, Dominic,…

  • Fall River

    José “do Porto” C. Mota 10/30/2014 Fall River, MA

    José “do Porto” C Mota, age 80, passed away on Friday October 30, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Rabo de Peixa São Miguel, Açores he was the son of the late José Correira and Maria Santo Christo (Cabral) Mota and wife of Maria J. (Vieira) Mota. He was a landscaper for J. Berkson, enjoyed playing in bands gardening and the outdoors. In addition to his wife he is survived by his children; Maria (husband Alfred) and Martha (husband Mark) DeCosta, José (wife Tina), Mario (wife Esmerelda), Carlos (wife Filomena), Tony (wife Rosemary), Peter (wife Leslie), Edward (wife Maxine) and Emanuel (companion Melinda) Mota, Lucy Carvalho (husband Steve),…

  • Dedham

    Anthony “Tony” F. Sola 10/29/2014 Dedham, MA

    Sola, Anthony “Tony” F. At age 72, of Naples, FL and Dedham, MA, lost his long, courageous battle with non-smoking lung cancer on October 29, 2014. For 48 years, he was the devoted husband of Donna (Gillis), of West Roxbury. Tony was the beloved son of the late Gaetano “Guy” and Stella M. (Nuzzolo) Sola. He was the cherished father of Anthony F. Sola, Jr. and wife Ann of Natick; Michael F. Sola and wife Geralyn of Cockeysville, MD; Richard F. Sola and wife Kimberly of Walpole; and Timothy F. Sola of Los Angeles, CA. Additionally, Tony loved dearly his seven grandchildren, Meghan, Michael, Emily, Kelly, Matthew, Christopher, and Ryan…

  • Dracut

    Emilia Bean

    PELHAM, NH- Emilia M. “Millie” (Gacek) Bean, 91, died peacefully Thursday, October 30, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Paul K. Bean who predeceased her in 2001. Emilia was born in Lowell on March 22, 1923. She was the daughter of the late Stanley and Mary (Koczera) Gacek. She was a graduate of Lowell High School. Prior to her retirement, she was employed at General Electric in the assembly department and later was employed at Merrimack Optical in Pelham. In her free time, Emilia loved to knit and crochet, she also loved to play Bingo. She took many trips…

  • Cambridge

    Marcia K. Perry

    PERRY, Marcia K. (Woodworth) of Arlington, formerly of Cambridge. October 31, 2014. Beloved daughter of the late Clayton Woodworth and Edith (MacLachlan). Dear sister of the late Clayton Woodworth. Cherished friend and relative of Bruce and Marie Dixon of Billerica. All Services will be Private. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. To send a condolence visit www.keefefuneralhome.com View Full Notice → Marcia K. Perry

  • Beverly

    Dorina (Babineau) Gallant 10/29/2014 Beverly, MA / Groveland, MA

    BEVERLY: Dorina (Babineau) Gallant, 87, formerly of Groveland, died unexpectedly Wednesday, October 29, 2014 in the Beverly Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Clifford P. Gallant, Sr. who died in 1999. Born in Lynn on July 13, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Florence (LeBlanc) Babineau. She was educated in Lynn and had resided in Lynn and Groveland from many years before moving to Beverly four years ago. Dorina worked in retail sales for many years before her retirement. She was a longtime member of the West Congregational Church in Haverhill, where she was an active member of the leadership team in the…

  • Boston

    Juan Carlos Garcia 10/28/2014 Boston, MA

    Juan Carlos Garcia, age 26, of Hollywood, Florida, formerly of the Dominican Republic, suddenly by motorcycle accident in Miami, FL on October 28, 2014. A wake and funeral is being planned in Boston. Complete notice will be announced soon. View Full Notice → Juan Carlos Garcia 10/28/2014 Boston, MA