• Boston

    Walter F. Shroupsky, Jr. 11/4/2014 Brockton, MA / Boston, MA / Randolph, MA

    Walter F. Shroupsky, Jr. age 63 of Brockton, died peacefully on Tuesday November 4, 2014 at his home. Walter was born in Boston and raised in Randolph a son of the late Walter and Romana (Lorenz) Shroupsky and had lived in Brockton since 1975.During the Viet Nam War he served in the US Navy. A 1968 graduate of Randolph High School, Walter was a talented mechanic who worked for various companies throughout the South Shore. Walter had been a resident of Caffrey Towers for many years and was a member of the Polish White Eagles. He enjoyed collecting knives, gadgets and coins. He also had fond memories of visits to…

  • Boston

    Frances A. Smialek 11/4/2014

    FALL RIVER… Frances A. Smialek, 92, of Fall River passed away Tuesday at Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was born in Fall River a daughter of the late Frank and Anna (Kaszowska) Smialek and had been a lifelong resident of this city. She had resided at Sarah S Brayton Nursing Center. She was a Communicant of Blessed Trinity Parish in Fall River. She was employed as a Clerk with the Massachusetts Department of Employment Security retiring in 1980 after 34 years. Survivors include 2 brothers: Milton Smialek of Fall River and Alfred Smialek of Dartmouth, several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Alice Smialek, Helen Smialek, Sarah…

  • New Bedford

    Michael D. Day 10/30/2014 New Bedford, MA / New Bedford, MA

    NEW BEDFORD …Michael D. Day, 48, of New Bedford passed away on October 30, 2014. Born in Syracuse, NY he was a son of Janice (Marote) Abdelnour of Dartmouth and the late Robert Saloski. Mr. Day worked as a laborer in the construction business and enjoyed fishing. Survivors include his mother, a Son: Christopher M. Day of Springfield, VT, a daughter: Denise Day of Barnet, VT, a sister: Gail Rego of Dartmouth, 3 Grandchildren, a niece and several cousins. At the request of the family services will be private. View Full Notice → Michael D. Day 10/30/2014 New Bedford, MA / New Bedford, MA

  • Medford

    James “Chris” Traverse Jr. 11/3/2014 Medford, MA / Tewksbury, MA

    James “Chris” Traverse Jr. of Medford entered eternal rest November 3 after a courageous three-year battle with ALS. He leaves his beloved daughters Jamie and Elyse and her boyfriend Adam Riegel, his devoted sister, Mary Ellen Stanton and her husband Paul, his former wife, Michelle Traverse of Tewksbury, his precious friends Tracy Daugherty and Wil Bedford of Arlington, and his loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., MEDFORD Saturday at 9AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Raphael Church, 512 High St., Medford, at 10AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday 4 – 8PM. Interment private.…

  • Natick

    Mary M. (Vahey) Juliani 11/3/2014 Hudson, MA / Framingham, MA / Natick, MA

    Natick, MA Mary M. Juliani, 75, of Natick, formerly of Hudson, died on Monday, Nov. 3rd, at the MetroWest Medical Center, Framingham Union Hospital. She was the beloved wife of 38 years to the late Anthony A. Juliani Sr. who died in 2001. Mary was born in Newton, daughter of the late John J. and Mary M. (Kelly) Vahey. She was raised in Natick where she attended local schools and was a 1957 graduate of Natick High School. She was employed as a bookkeeper for several local companies including the U.S. Army Natick Labs, Colortrieve Record Systems in Framingham and retired from the Sun Life Company of Canada, Wellesley office…

  • Acton

    Thomas Swick

    Thomas J. Swick, a long time resident of Acton, died Monday November 3, 2014 peacefully at his home. He was 85 years old. He was the beloved husband of Julia (Ciprotti) Swick. Mr. Swick is survived by his wife Julia and his son John Swick, both of Acton. He also leaves two grandchildren, Jake and Trevor, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Baltzer and Nellie (Pollasek) as well as his two sisters, Anastasia and Rosemary. Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Thurs. Nov. 6th from 6:00-8:00pm in the Acton Funeral Home 470 Massachusetts Avenue (Rte. 111) Acton. The funeral Mass…

  • Worcester County

    Kebeh McGill 10/21/2014 Worcester, MA

    WORCESTER-Kebeh (Nyanlegbahde) McGill, 81, passed away Tuesday, October 21st peacefully at home surrounded by family. Kebeh’s husband, Joseph McGill predeceased her. She leaves behind many children including, Esther M. Konah of Worcester, Comfort M. Kromah and Youngor M. Kweme both of Maryland, Harris T. McGill and Joseph McGill both of South Dakota. She also leaves behind 27 Grandchildren, 35 Great Grandchildren, and 16 Great Great Grandchildren. Kebeh was born in Zolowo, Liberia the daughter of Flomo and Zogbo Nyanlegbahde and has lived in the United States for many years. Kebeh’s Funeral Services will be held on Friday, November 7th from 10:00am to Noon at CALLAHAN, FAY & CASWELL FUNERAL HOME,…

  • Taunton

    Michael Souza Gomes 11/3/2014 Taunton, MA / Taunton, MA

    Michael Souza Gomes a lifelong resident of Taunton passed away at his home in his sleep on November 3, 2014. He was 33 years old. Michael was the son of Manuel H. Gomes of Florida and Helen Souza of Taunton. He was the beloved brother of Manuel “Manny” Gomes and his wife Sandra of Taunton and Treysa Harris and her husband Andrew of Taunton. Michael was the proud uncle of Delaney Batista, Jamen Gomes and Jaxen Gomes. He was the grandson of Helena Souza of Taunton and will be missed by his aunts and uncles; Virginia and Charles P. Crocker, Jr., Jorge and Judy Matos, Arthur and Carmen Cabral and…

  • Tewksbury

    Chester W. Lowrey 11/4/2014 Tewksbury, MA / Lowell, MA

    …WWII Veteran; 95 TEWKSBURY – Chester W. Lowrey, age 95, passed away peacefully on November 4, after a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of Norma (Maxfield) Bowring-Lowrey of Tewksbury. He is survived by his sisters, Ruth O’Hagan of Lowell, and Doris Tereshko of Nashua, NH; his children, Penny Lowrey of Nashua, NH, Martha Jones of South Carolina, Peter Lowrey of Connecticut, Lawrence Lowrey of Dracut, Rhonda Plamandon of Epping, NH, Norma Levasseur of Lowell, Joanne McKenney of Lawrence, Rita Bryand of Dracut, Jacqueline Bowring of Alton, NH, and their spouses; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; and close friends he regarded as family. Chester was born in Lowell, the…

  • Randolph

    Paul M. DeMatteo 10/31/2014 Randolph, MA / Weymouth, MA

    Paul M. DeMatteo 63, of Weymouth formerly of Randolph died peacefully October 31, 2014 in South Shore Hospital. He was born in Boston. Paul was a longtime resident of the Wrentham State School prior to moving to Randolph where he lived for 18 years. He was an exceptionally social gentleman who loved spending time with friends and meeting new people; always enjoying a good party where he loved to dance and socialize. He loved opportunities to dress up and especially enjoyed the times he got to ride in a limousine. He was a big sports fan especially hockey and the Bruins. He himself participated in the Special Olympics playing floor…

  • Roslindale

    Mary Patricia Bassick 11/4/2014 Medway, MA / Roslindale, MA

    Mary Patricia (Calden) Bassick, 100, formerly of Roslindale, died Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at the Medway Country Manor Nursing Home. She was the wife of Naumann Bassick who died in 1989. Mrs. Bassick was a homemaker and resident of Roslindale for most of her life. She was a longtime parishioner of Holy Name Parish in West Roxbury where she was a member of the Band Booster Club and the Bernardines. Mrs. Bassick was an avid reader and knitter and was a wonderful seamstress. She is also survived by a son Lawrence Bassick and his wife Mary of Norton, two daughters, Sr. Mary Francis (Elinor), DC of New Salem, PA and…

  • Roxbury

    Peter D. Fandel 11/3/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    FANDEL Peter D. formerly of West Roxbury, Nov. 3, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. Father of Peter Fandel Jr., Eric Fandel, and Ryan Mitchell. Grandfather of 2. Beloved son of Henry J. Fandel Jr. and Barbara (Lawn) Fandel of West Roxbury. Brother of Henry J. Fandel III of N.J., Daniel Fandel of Medfield, Cecile Fandel of West Roxbury, Douglas Fandel of Marshfield and Celeste Nigro of West Roxbury. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and an extended loving family. Funeral from the P.E. Murray-F.J. Higgins, George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home 2000 Centre St., WEST ROXBURY Friday at 9am. Funeral Mass in St. Theresa of Avila…

  • Plymouth

    Josephine Green 10/29/2014 Manomet, MA / Plymouth, MA / Nantucket, MA

    God’s beauty adorned our dear mother, Josephine Green, on the 29th day of October, 2014. Surrounded by her two daughters, Linda and Susan, and her son, Scot, and her grandchildren, Jody (as she was so warmly known as) passed away peacefully at home after a brief period of illness. She joins her husband, Arthur, in heaven. Jody was born on November 10, 1930 to Julia and Angelo DeCunzo, in Mount Kisco, New York. She was raised with her family on a farm and enjoyed all her daily farm chores. She also attended business school in New York City. It was in high school that Jody and Art (as he was…

  • LEICESTER

    Lee A. (Lovely) Clotar 11/3/2014 Leicester, MA

    LEICESTER; Lee A. (Lovely) Clotar 59, of 51 Mannville St., died Monday, Nov. 3, at her home with her husband Bob and best friend Michelle Constantine by her side. She leaves her husband of 24 years, Robert F. Clotar, her sister Susan L. Maxon and husband John of Richmond Hill, Ga., her brother Mark T. Lovely and wife Jane of Leicester, her brother Michael L. Lovely and wife Joyce of Auburn; Robert’s sister Anne and late husband John Pinto of Southbridge, brother Paul and wife Gail of Worcester, sister Susie of Montpellier France, sister Laurie of Fitchburg, and sister Cindy Cook and husband Tom of Charlton; and many nieces and…

  • Everett

    Phyllis A. Kuligowski 10/31/2014 Derry, NH / Everett, MA

    Mrs. Phyllis Kuligowski, 91, of Derry, NH passed away Friday, October 31, 2014 at Pleasant Valley Nursing Center in Derry, after a period of failing health. Her former home was at 85 North High Street in Derry. Born in Everett, MA, on June 4, 1923, she was the daughter of Fred and Ruth (Benson) Johnson. Growing up in Skowhegan, Maine, the family moved to Derry, where she spent her senior year, and met her future husband. Married in 1946, they raised four children, who traveled with them on military tours, making them an extremely close family. Upon retirement, they retired to Farmington, NH, where they resided for 40 years, with…

  • Lawrence

    Catherine V. “Bunny” Kilcoyne 11/3/2014

    Catherine V. (Bunny) Kilcoyne, 77 of North Andover passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Monday November 3, 2014. Born in Lawrence, MA she was the daughter of the late John and Julia (Harvey) Hanley. Bunny attended St. Michael’s Parish and was the first female member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society for which she served many years. She graduated from Lawrence High in 1954 and worked for New England Telephone for 22 years. She was a thoughtful, selfless woman whose greatest joy was her family. She enjoyed hosting holidays, summer pool parties, baking and playing games with the grandkids. Bunny was a fierce Scrabble…

  • Fall River

    Gladys (Greenhalgh) Grover 11/1/2014 Fall River, MA / Swansea, MA

    SWANSEA … Gladys (Greenhalgh) Grover, 92, of Swansea passed away November 1, 2014. She was born in Fall River a daughter of the late Robert and Sarah (Dunnigan) Greenhalgh. She had lived in the Fall River/ Swansea area her whole life. She was the spouse of the late Arthur S. Grover. She had worked for 40 years as a nurses’ aide at various nursing homes prior to her retirement. Survivors include a Sister: Ruth Rodgers of Fall River, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three brothers and a sister. Arrangements by SOUTH COAST FUNERAL HOME, 1555 Pleasant Street, Fall River. View Full Notice → Gladys (Greenhalgh) Grover 11/1/2014 Fall…

  • Cambridge

    Carlos A. Thomas

    Carlos A. Thomas, January 14, 1979 to November 1, 2014. A life tells a story, and that of Carlos A. Thomas, in spite of ending too soon at 34, tells one of connection and service to his communities including Cambridge. Carlos was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, and moved with his mother soon after his birth, to the Cambridge home of his grandparents, Karl and Anita Teeter. Carlos attended Graham and Parks Alternative Elementary School and Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School. He had passionate interests in art, music, and community service, which he embraced throughout his young life. As a young teen, Carlos and a friend developed a compelling interest…

  • Acton

    Mary “Bebe” Maggiotta 11/3/2014 Medford, MA / Somerville, MA / Acton, MA

    Mary “Bebe” Maggiotta of Somerville died Monday, November 3 in the Winchester Hospital. Born in Charlestown, she was the daughter of the late Ignazio and Maria (Pantaleo) Maggiotta. Mary was employed as a Seamstress in the garment industry. She was the loving Sister of Leonard “Leo” Maggiotta and his wife Angie of Somerville, the late Emma Angelo. Mary was the aunt of Katherine Maffa and her husband Frank of Medford, Janice Fairchild and her husband Stephen of Acton, Katherine Kelley of Medford, Craig, Kara, Alex and Mark. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford on Friday, November 7 at 10AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated…

  • Beverly

    Anita Jameson

    Anita (Amore) Jameson, 89, a life-long resident of Beverly, wife of the late James R. Jameson, died on Monday, November 3, 2014, following a brief illness. Daughter of the late Francesco “Frank” and Tommasa “Mary” Amore. Anita had a love for life and was a woman of faith. She was an avid painter and cook, and cherished being with family and friends. She is survived by her three children, John Jameson and his wife, Joyce of Danvers, Sheila Brown of Danvers and Cynthia Jameson of Beverly; her four granddaughters, Jama Pitman and her husband, Craig of Beverly, Michelle Whiting and her husband, David, of Georgetown, Nicole Rasmussen and her husband,…

  • Springfield

    Philip Grenon

    Philip G. Grenon, 73, passed away Fri. He was born June 22, 1941 to the late Gilbert and Irene Grenon. Philip worked as a machinist for several area companies. He leaves his wife Florence, sons; Gilbert and his wife Linda, and Stephen and his wife Linda, daughters Suzanne Bosely and her husband John and Michelle Grenon, several grandchildren, great grandchildren and extended family members. All Services are private and at the convenience of the family. Sampson’s Chapel of the Acres Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. View Full Notice → Philip Grenon

  • Arlington

    Alice Nelson

    Nelson, Alice E., (Buck), of Arlington November 4. Beloved wife of the late Harold G. Nelson Sr. Mother of Harold G., “Buddy” Nelson Jr., and his wife Linda Nelson of NJ, Elaine Bowes and her husband Robert Bowes of Arlington and Patricia Nelson-Fee and her husband Michael Fee of Woburn. Grandmother of Richard Nelson, Gregg Nelson and Christopher Colbert all of Woburn, Daniel Grannan Jr., of Naples, FL, Sandra (Colbert) Grover of Somerville and Alyssa (Grannan) Nicklin of Arlington.Also survived by 7 great grandchildren. Alice was predeceased by her many brothers and sisters. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the DeVito-O’Donnell Funeral Home 1145 Mass Avenue ARLINGTON, Friday…

  • Boston

    Dorothea Clancy 11/4/2014 West Roxbury, MA / Boston, MA / Roslindale, MA / Dedham, MA / Danvers, MA

    Clancy, Dorothea C. of Milton, formerly of Centerville and West Roxbury, November 4, 2014. Daughter of the late James and Helen (Murphy) Clancy. Sister of the late John J. Clancy, David D. Clancy, and James G. Clancy. Also survived by nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Theresa of Avila Chapel on Friday November 7, at 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours have been omitted. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. Late employee of the Canton Public Schools, DYS, DPH. Member of the Third Order of St. Dominic, Dover Chapter since 1969. www.lawlerfuneralhome.com View Full Notice → Dorothea Clancy 11/4/2014 West…

  • New Bedford

    Antone Vieira Jr. 11/3/2014 New Bedford, MA

    New Bedford – Antone R. Vieira Jr., age 85 of New Bedford, passed away on Monday, November 3, 2014 at st. Luke’s Hospital. He was the loving son of the late John R. Vieira and Erminia (Ventura). Mr. Vieira was born in New Bedford and resided in this area all of his life. He is survived by his 3 siblings: John R. Vieira and Elsie Mogayzle of South Dartmouth and Eva Mello of New Bedford as well as several nieces and nephews. His funeral will be Thursday in the funeral home at 10:00 A.M. with an hour of visitation from 9 A.M. to 10 A.M. Burial will follow in St.…

  • Winchester

    B. I. “Beau” Lashus-Takacs 11/4/2014 Winchester, MA

    B.I. “Beau” Lashus-Takacs, of Winchester, passed away on November 4th, 2014. She was the beloved wife of the late Stephen Takacs, and the loving mother of Michael S. Takacs and his wife Danielle of Bridgewater. She was also the dear sister of Julie Little, Alton Lashus and Alfred Lashus of Boston, Frances Comperchio of Weymouth, Milton Lashus, Nancy DiOrio and Berton DiOrio, all of Boston, and the loving grandmother of Elliot and Emmet Takacs. She is further survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting Hours will be held in the Costello Funeral Home 177 Washington St., Winchester, on Thursday, November 6th, from 4:00-8:00 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited…

  • Worcester County

    Barbara Gagne 11/2/2014 Worcester, MA

    Barbara J. Gagne, 75, of Worcester died Sunday, November 2nd in St. Vincent Hospital. Her husband, Ronald L. Gagne died in 1994. She leaves two sons, Wayne Knight and his wife, Lisa of Auburn and Daniel Gagne and his wife, Lynn of Webster; three daughters, Paula Aviles and her husband, Carlos of Webster, Michele Gagne of Webster and Denise Figueroa and her husband, Gilbert of Charlton; two brothers, John Grandmaison of Worcester and Ron Grandmaison of North Conway, NH; two sisters, Shirley Fitton and Karen Grandmaison both of Worcester; 13 grandchildren, Nicholas, Alex, Trent, Jonathan, Pedro, Jeffery, Jenahquil, Zenyah, Jeremy, Emily, Chelsea, Ethan and Abigal; 10 great grandchildren and many…

  • West Roxbury

    Eileen E. Hurley 11/3/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    HURLEY, Eileen E. Of West Roxbury, November 3, 2014, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. Beloved daughter of Eileen E. Hurley (Sullivan) of West Roxbury and the late William T. “Bud” Hurley, Sr. Loving sister of William T. Hurley, Jr. and his wife Paulette of Raynham, James J. Hurley and his wife Diane of Wrentham, Barbara A. Sullivan and her husband Stephen of Scituate, Christine M. McEachern and her husband Stephen of Stoughton, Robert J. Hurley and his wife Patricia of Millis. Devoted aunt of 14 nieces and nephews. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home 2055 Centre St. WEST…

  • Waltham

    Annie Thompson

    Of Quincy formerly of Waltham passed away unexpectedly, November 3, 2014, at the Quincy Medical Center. She was 97. Born and raised in South Boston to the late Gaspar and Maria (D’Amicis), she moved to Waltham as young woman and was a resident until moving to Quincy several years ago. In her spare time Annie enjoyed dancing and round dancing. She was a seamstress and sewed a lot of her own clothing. She was an excellent cook, and adored her niece’s two cats and dog. She was the beloved wife of the late Frederick Thompson and sister of the late Louis, Joseph, Dominic, and Angelina Lentini, and the late Josephine…

  • Taunton

    Edna Louise Vickey (Douglas) 11/4/2014 E. Taunton, MA / Taunton, MA

    Edna Louise (Douglas) Vickey, born July 6, 1934 in Danvers, Mass. to Grace Esther (Trask) and William Douglas passed away today, November 4, 2014. She is preceded in death by her parents, her brother George Douglas of Brockton and her sister Diane (Douglas) Gusicoria, also of Brockton. Edna was formerly from the North Shore and Brockton but had lived in East Taunton for the past 53 years. She was educated in Danvers, Ipswich, and Brockton. Edna was a housewife and devoted mother most of her life but when her youngest children attended high school Edna joined the work force as a waitress at Tane’s and Friendly’s. She moved on to…