• Foxboro

    Obituaries published week of Oct. 30

    Armond E. Olsen Sr. Armond E. Olsen Sr., 80, of Foxboro, passed unexpectedly on Oct. 25, 2014 in the hospital surrounded by the comfort of his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Helen (Wright) and father of Armond Jr., Steve, Ken, Irene and Doug. View Full Notice → Obituaries published week of Oct. 30

  • Acton

    Barbara Sweeney

    Barbara A. (Howell) Sweeney, a long time resident of Acton, died peacefully on Saturday November 8, 2014. She was 87 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Paul J. Sweeney who passed away in 1993. Mrs. Sweeney was born in Somerville to the late George and Ailene (Goyette) Howell. She moved to Acton at the age of 13. She was a great athlete, playing tennis as well as figure skating. Also an accomplished artist, she enjoyed painting. Mrs. Sweeney liked to to travel, taking trips throughout New England and ski trips to Europe. In her later years, she lived for a time in Hillsboro Beach, Florida. Mrs,…

  • Watertown

    Garabet Atamian 11/5/2014

    Atamian, Garabet of Watertown, November 5, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth Atamian. Devoted father of Edward Atamian. A kind and gentle man who loved life and family. Garabet worked as an accountant for John Hancock and he sold Avon products for many years. Funeral service at Saint James Armenian Church, 465 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown on Wednesday, November 12 at 12 noon. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. A visitation period will be held at the Aram Bedrosian Funeral Home, 558 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown on Wednesday from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., immediately prior to the church service. Interment at Ridgelawn Cemetery, Watertown. View Full Notice…

  • Roslindale

    Alberto E. Vozzella 11/7/2014 Roslindale, MA

    Vozzella, Alberto E. of Roslindale, Nov 7, 2014. Loving uncle of Emilio DiIorio of Revere, Aldo DiIorio of Roslindale, and Cheryl Kehayias and her husband George of Roslindale. Also survived by many grandnieces and grandnephews. Funeral Mass will be held in the Holy Name Church,1689 Centre St., West Roxbury on Monday Nov. 10th at 10 o’clock. Relatives and friends invited. Interment St. Michael Cemetery. View Full Notice → Alberto E. Vozzella 11/7/2014 Roslindale, MA

  • Spencer

    Donald P. Zalauskas, Jr. 11/9/2014 Spencer, MA

    SPENCER; Donald P. Zalauskas, Jr., died Sunday, November 9 at his home after an illness. He leaves his wife of 38 years, Linda J. (Hanson) Zalauskas, two daughters; Laura M. Madison and her husband Sean, Sgt. USMC, of Sneads Ferry, No. Carolina, Marcia J. Miller and her husband Scott of Spencer, his mother, Pauline (Pion) Zalauskas of Spencer, three brothers; Kenneth J. Zalauskas and his wife Donna of So. Yarmouth, Anthony P. Zalauskas of Spencer, Matthew B. Zalauskas and his wife Dorinda of No. Brookfield, four sisters; Mary A. Gallant and her husband Michael of Manchester, NH., Patricia Graves and her husband Joseph of GA., Paula Stafinski and her husband…

  • Needham

    Jean Maxine (Hopkins) Roy 11/7/2014 Needham, MA

    ROY, Jean Maxine (Hopkins) Of Needham, Nov. 7, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Romeo J. Roy. Dear cousin of Barbara and her husband Robert Fortin of FL and their children Marc Fortin and his wife Joanne of Canada, Pierre Fortin of FL, Micheline (Fortin) Sonia and her husband Jay and their children Jessica and Meghan of Martha’s Vineyard. Graduate of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital School of Nursing, Cum Laude Boston University School of Nursing. Honorary member of St. Elizabeth’s School of Nursing Alumni, Signa Theta Tai International Honorary Society of Nursing, member of the Mass. Nurses Assoc., former member of American Legion Post 14, Needham. U.S. Veteran served in the…

  • Dorchester

    Virginia M. Leydon 11/8/2014 Dorchester, MA

    Beloved wife of the late James L. Leydon. Loving mother of Janet Muscato of Weymouth, Valerie Curran of Rockland, Ginger Donahue of Dorchester, Susan Duchaney of Weymouth, James Leydon of So. Boston and Diane Walker of Lakeville. Also survived by 20 loving grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Sister of Evelyn Carty of PA. Funeral from the Scally & Trayers Funeral Home, 54 Pleasant Street, Dorchester on Wednesday at 9:15am. Funeral Mass in St. Christopher’s Church, 265 Mt. Vernon Street, Dorchester at 10am. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8pm. Interment Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. Please omit flowers. Donations to the Salvation Army, 187 Columbus Ave., Boston MA 02118 in memory of Mrs. Leydon…

  • Cambridge

    Edward Francis Daley, Jr.

    DALEY, Edward F., Jr., a retired Arlington Police Officer, formerly of Arlington and Yarmouth died on his 85th birthday, November 8, 2014. Edward is a veteran of the US Air Force having served during the Korean War. He is a Past Exalted Ruler of the Hyannis Elks, a member of the Arlington Elks, a Past Grand Knight of the Hyannis and Arlington Knights of Columbus, a life member of the American Legion and a founding member of the Irish American Club of Arlington. Beloved husband of 61 years to Joan (Giles) Daley. Loving father of Donna Miliano & husband Joseph of Woburn, Denise Daley & husband Phuoc Truong of Randolph,…

  • New Bedford

    Mary V. Braga 11/4/2014 New Bedford, MA

    Rhode Island – Mary V. Braga, age 92 of Dartmouth, passed away on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at The Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center in Rhode Island. She was the widow of Antone Braga and the daughter of Mary (Pacheco) and Serafim Vieira. Mrs. Braga was born in Acushnet, spent all of her time in this area and worked for many years as a Line worker for Acushnet Process until her retirement. She is survived by her daughter, Judith Oliver and her husband, Raymond of Dartmouth, 3 grandchildren: Raymond A. Oliver and his wife, Michelle, Daniel Oliver, and Crystal Paiva and her husband, John; siblings: Charles Vieira of Portsmouth, RI, Emily…

  • Winchester

    Lucille Hunter 11/6/2014 Medford, MA / Mashpee, MA / Winchester, MA

    Lucille (Auterio) Hunter of Mashpee died Thursday, November 6. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Connie and Mary E. (Pagnotta) Auterio. Raised and educated in Somerville, Lucille resided for over 40 years on Cape Cod. She was the beloved wife of the late Harold M. Hunter and the cherished sister of Carolyn Maher and her husband Rennie of Winchester. Lucille was the loving aunt of Jeff Maher and his wife Leighann, and loving great aunt of Sam and Nora, all of Chester, NH. A funeral service will be conducted in the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford on Wednesday, November 12 at 1PM. Relatives…

  • Worcester County

    Dorothy K. Peterson 11/7/2014 Worcester, MA

    WORCESTER-Dorothy K. Peterson, 87, died Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Lutheran Home . She was born in Worcester, daughter of Carl E.J. and Ellen T. (Matson) Peterson. Funeral Services are private and under the care of CALLAHAN~FAY & CASWELL FUNERAL HOME, 61 Myrtle Street, Worcester. View Full Notice → Dorothy K. Peterson 11/7/2014 Worcester, MA

  • West Roxbury

    Martina Madrid 11/7/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    MADRID, Martina of Walpole formerly of West Roxbury, Nov. 7, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Rolando Madrid. Devoted mother of Sergio Madrid, Maria “Sheny” Martinez, Julio Madrid, Maria “Tere” Leal, Ivan Martinez, and Nery Leal. Loving grandmother of Jocelyn, Flor, Nery, Ivy, Jasmine, Jesse, Cindy, Debby, Tracy, Jeffrey, Julio Jr., and Heidy. Great-grandmother of Arianna, Alexi and Jaylen. Funeral from the P.E. Murray-F.J. Higgins, George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home 2000 Centre St. WEST ROXBURY Monday Nov. 10th at 9am. Funeral Mass in St. Theresa of Avila Church, West Roxbury at 10am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Sunday Nov. 9th from 4-8pm. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery,…

  • Wellesley

    Frederick F. Schaller 11/7/2014 Wellesley, MA

    SCHALLER Frederick F. Jr., 96, of Wellesley, November 7, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Anne (Knott) Schaller. Born in Washington DC, to Susanne Young and Frederick F. Schaller he grew up in Washington DC and spent his summers at the family homestead in Wellesley. He met Anne at a Trinity Church social; they married in April of 1950, and celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary in April 2014. He is survived by his five children, Frederick W. Schaller; Robert M. and wife Tracy (Dillon) Schaller of Natick; Susanne Y. Schaller; David M. and wife Marie (Galego) Schaller of East Greenwich, RI; and Elizabeth A. (Schaller) and husband Babesh Bhuju of…

  • Roxbury

    John P. Mahoney 11/7/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    MAHONEY John P. In West Roxbury, Nov. 7, Formerly of Charlestown, Asst. Superintendent and District Chief of the Boston Fire Dept. Visiting hours Wednesday 4-8 pm. complete notice Tuesday. View Full Notice → John P. Mahoney 11/7/2014 West Roxbury, MA

  • Revere

    Frank Imbruglia

    Frank J. Imbruglia Of East Boston passed away November 7, 2014. Loving father of Frank J. Imbruglia Jr. and Nicholas Mainero. Beloved son of Frank Imbruglia of Boston and the late Lucy ( Zappia ) Imbruglia. Dear brother of Theresa Antonio and her husband Paul and Michael Imbruglia and his wife Kim all of Wakefield, Marianne Sullivan of Revere and Janet Vaccari and her husband John of Peabody. Cherished grandfather of Frankie Imbruglia and Mikayla Di Marzo. Fond uncle of Deana Pistone, Lucia and Natalie Antonino, Janelle, Michael and Frankie Imbruglia and Brian and John Sullivan. Family and friends will honor Frank’s life by gathering for calling hours Tuesday November…

  • Canton

    Leo J. Lore Jr. 11/7/2014 Canton, MA

    LORE, Leo J., Jr. Of Canton, formerly of Dedham, suddenly November 7th. Beloved husband of Barbara J. (Nee) Lore for 41 years. Devoted father of Barbarajean Daly and her husband Shawn of Greer, SC, Leeann L. Smith and her husband Rob of North Andvoer, Lisa M. Lambert and her husband Michael of Canton, and the late Mary Christine Lore. Brother of Rosemarie Dunn of Dedham, Leona Gallagher of Lakeville, Maryann Lore of Roslindale, David Lore of Stoughton. Leo was the grandfather of six. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Owner of the Leo Auto Repair of Dedham. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons, Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456…

  • Beverly

    Sheila Gabalis

    Sheila J. (Sullivan) Gabalis 64, beloved wife of Steven J. Gabalis, died unexpectedly, Thursday, November 6, 2014 at her home. Born and raised in Somerville, she was the daughter of Shirley (Quinn) Sullivan of Somerville and the late Robert Sullivan. She received her education at St. Clement’s Catholic School in Somerville, class of 1968 and earned her Nursing Degree from the Salem Hospital School of Nursing, class of 1971. Mrs. Gabalis had been employed for many years as a registered nurse at Salem Hospital until the time of her retirement. A resident of Beverly since 1975, she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and friend who will be missed…

  • Boston

    Frances M. Crocker 11/6/2014 Sharon, MA / Brockton, MA / Boston, MA

    Frances M. Crocker, 89, of Stoughton passed away on November 6, 2014. Beloved wife of the late David C. Crocker. Devoted mother of David C. Crocker, Jr. and his wife Paula of Sharon and Susan M. Brockway and her late husband Thomas of Brockton. She is also survived by her sister Helen Canavan of Hyde Park, her granddaughters Julianne, Abigail and Holly as well as her three great grandchildren. Frances was predeceased by six siblings and her grandson Eric Brockway. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, 122 Canton Street, Stoughton on Wednesday, November 12th at 10:30 A.M. Visiting hours will be held at the…

  • Arlington

    Rose Arena

    Arena, Rose (Piacentini) of Woburn formerly of Arlington and Melrose. November 8th. Beloved wife of the late Guy Arena. Loving mother of Robert and his wife Joan of Billerica, Barbara of Woburn and Stephen and his wife Deborah of Waltham. Also survived by six loving grandchildren and nine adoring great grandchildren. Rose was also predeceased by her loving companion of many years Vito Venuti and will be deeply missed by his loving family. She was 94 years young and had a wonderful life. Funeral from the DeVito Funeral Home 761 Mt. Auburn St., WATERTOWN on Wednesday at 9:30 AM with a funeral mass to commence at 10:30 AM in Sacred…