• North Dighton

    Shella Crossman 11/23/2014 Dighton, MA / Middleboro, MA

    In Middleboro, of Dighton November 23, 2014 Stella (Pestama) Crossman wife of the late LeRoy P. Crossman died at her daughters home Linda at the age of 89. Born in Raynham and educated in Taunton, Shella was the daughter of the late Manuel and Maria (Justina) Pestana. Stella enjoyed cooking, painting drawing and arts& crafts. She was the mother of Sandra Scanlon and her husband James of Greenfield, LeRoy “Richard” Crossman of Dighton, Bruce Crossman and his wife Susan Phillips of Taunton, Linda Crossman and her wife Loreen of Middleboro, Elizabeth Courcy and her husband Jean of Maine, Mark Crossman and his wife Tina of Colrain and Michael Crossman of…

  • Somerset

    Antero Pontes 11/21/2014 Somerset, MA

    Antero R. Pontes, 78 of Somerset, passed away on Nov. 21, 2014 at Charlton Memorial Hospital. Born in the Açores, he was the husband of the late Belmira (Medeiros) Pontes and the son of the late Manuel & Maria (Liduina) Pontes. Prior to retiring, Antero worked as a Foreman in the Construction Industry, enjoyed gardening, and was an animal lover. He is survived by his children: Mary Ann Couto of Dighton, Teresa Viveiros & Antero Pontes Jr. both of Somerset, and Thomas Pontes of Swansea; siblings: Manuel Pontes of Venezuela and Gabriela Pacheco of Canada; 11 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. His private funeral arrangements are…

  • Watertown

    Charles Alex

    Alex, Charles of Watertown November 22,2014 Husband of the late Florence A. (Koulouris) Alex . Loving father of William C. Alex of Watertown. Son of the late Nicholas and Koula Alexopoulos. Brother of Francis Fyfe of Hull and the late George Alexopoulos and the late Peter Alex. Brother in law of Evelyn Alex. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visiting hours on Monday Nov. 24th from 4 to 8pm at the Faggas Funeral Home, 551 Mt. Auburn St., Watertown, MA. Relatives and friends kindly invited to attend. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday Nov 25th at 11:45am at the Greek Orthodox Church Taxiarchae, 25 Bigelow Ave.,…

  • Roslindale

    George P. Scollins Jr. 11/22/2014 Roslindale, MA

    SCOLLINS, George P. Jr. of Roslindale, Nov. 22, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Patricia M. (Murphy). Loving mother of Ellen Scollins of Naperville IL and Sean P. Scollins and his wife Janice of Roslindale. Brother of Hugh J. Scollins of Foxboro. Devoted grandfather of Jake, Soren, and Clare Pajakowski and Alice and Dylan Scollins. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 26th in the Holy Name Church at 10:30. Relatives and friends invited. Interment private. Late Korean War Veteran, U.S. Army. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in George’s memory to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. FL. 17, Chicago, IL. 60601. View Full Notice →…

  • Kingston

    Janie (Christie) Chapman 11/22/2014 Plymouth, MA / Kingston, MA

    Janie G. (Christie) Chapman 93, passed away at the Newfield House in Plymouth after a long illness on November 22, 2014. She was born in Plymouth, MA and was the daughter of her late parents Samuel H. Christie and Henrietta (MacRae) Christie. She was the wife of the late Sumner A. Chapman Jr. She has two surviving sisters, E. Katherine Lafayette and Arlene B. Axford both of Kingston MA. She also had a half- brother Rev. H. Leslie Christie who predeceased her. She also leaves several nieces and nephews. Janie graduated from Plymouth High School, Class of ’39 and received her RN at the Deaconess Hospital in Boston and in…

  • New Bedford

    Curtis E. Lopes 11/16/2014 New Bedford, MA

    Curtis E. Lopes, 47, of New Bedford passed away on Sunday November 16, 2014 at home surrounded by his family. Curt enjoyed watching wrestling, the Boston Red Sox, and the New England Patriots. He played Little League baseball in his youth. He is survived by his parents, Edward and Hattie (Sadler) Lopes; his girlfriend, Darlene Arruda; his children, Timothy Andrade, Kayla Lopes, and Nathaniel Arceley; his sisters, Tammy Louro and her husband Jordan, Kathy Lopes and her fiancé Wayne Holland, and Barbara Lopes; his cousin, Scott Martin and his wife Colleen; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. His Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 1 PM at the…

  • Chelmsford

    Bruce McCarthy

    CHELMSFORD- Bruce C. McCarthy, 62, a longtime resident of Chelmsford passed away Sunday, November 23, 2014 at Lowell General Hospital. He is the beloved husband of Roland W. Roy to whom he was married for 10 years. He was born in Milford on October 10, 1952 a son of Joan (Cameron) McCarthy and the late Eugene F. McCarthy. He graduated from Somerville High School and then went on to receive a Bachelor in Special Education from Fitchburg State College. Bruce worked as a Special Education teacher for EDCO of Massachusetts. He also taught in several school systems around New England. Bruce also at one time owned and operated the Bruce…

  • Charlestown

    MARK A. LAKEMAN 11/9/2014 Charlestown, MA / Panama City, FL

    Mark A. Lakeman, a longtime resident of Panama City, Florida and formerly of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Sunday, November 9, 2014 at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Florida following an extended illness. He was 53 years old. Mark was born in Boston on July 9, 1961, a son of Evelyn R. “Sis” (Davis) Addison and the late John F. Addison. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated in the Boston Public School system. Mark enlisted into the United States Air Force on November 27, 1979 and served his country with honor and courage and retired as a Tech-Sergeant after 20 faithful years of dedicated service…

  • Springfield

    Shirley Kilbride

    Shirley C. Kilbride, 89, passed away Sat. Nov. 22, 2014 in Baystate Medical Center. She was born Apr. 1, 1925 to the late Eugene and Anna Smith. Shirley was a graduate of Agawam High School and worked as a claims adjuster at Monarch Insurance. She enjoyed playing cards, bowling, and traveling. But most of all, she loved her family. Family was her 1st priority. Shirley was a member of the 16 Acres Golden Agers. She was predeceased by her husband and best friend Thomas F. “ Pat “ Kilbride in March of 2009 and her daughter Kathleen Robertson in Jan of 2013. Shirley leaves her daughter Patricia “ Penny “…

  • Arlington

    F. Patricia Morrissey

    MORRISSEY, F. Patricia (Daley) of Cambridge entered peacefully into eternal rest on November 22, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. “Pat” was born in Boston to the late Michael and Ellen (Proctor) Daley. She leaves behind her dedicated husband of 65 years, Edward B. Morrissey, retired Cambridge Fire Dept. Devoted mother of Edward Morrissey CFD and his wife Theresa of Medford; Brian Morrissey NFD and his wife Kathy of Nashua, NH; and Robert Morrissey CFD and his wife Cheryl of Billerica. Cherished grandmother of Edward III, John and Joseph of Medford; Kerry, Brian Jr, Andrew, Kevin, and Colleen of Nashua, NH; Christina, Shawn and Patrick of Billerica and two “honorary…

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    Robert Hillis

    Robert D. Hillis , Nov. 22, 2013 , loving father of Catherine Gover and her husband Girard of Wilmington, David Hillis of Billerica, James Hillis of Arlington, Dean Hillis and his wife Nicole of Burlington, Robert Hillis of Arlington and the late Patricia Ann Hillis. Dear grandfather of Girard Gover and his wife Allison of Lowell, Jill Hedderson and her husband Paul of Lowell, Nathaniel Hillis of Billerica, Riley and Jacob Hillis of Burlington, and great grandfather of Nolan Hedderson and Samuel Gover. He is also survived by his former wife Mary ( MacMullin) Hillis of Arlington and his dear friend Fran (Gabby) Watts of Malden. Relatives and Friends will…

  • Woburn

    Cynthia A. Fitchett 11/22/2014 Woburn, MA

    Cynthia A. (Canada) Fitchett, age 85, died peacefully at home, surrounded by her family and being cared for by her loving daughters, Wanda and Janine, on Saturday, November 22, 2014, following a very brief illness. Born in Woburn, Cynthia was the devoted daughter of the late Mary Alice (Finley) & C. Reginald Canada. Cynthia was one of twelve children, and she was raised here in Woburn, graduating from Woburn High School in the Class of 1946. She worked, for many years as a Certified Nursing Assistant at the Choate Hospital of Woburn. She enjoyed reading, listening to music, and working on crossword and jigsaw puzzles. She loved to travel, and…

  • Worcester County

    Christine A. Johnson, 67 11/8/2014 Worcester, MA

    Worcester: Christine A. (Peloquin) Johnson, 67, passed away on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at home. She leaves her husband Stanley W. Johnson. Services are pending. To leave an online condolence message, please click link below. View Full Notice → Christine A. Johnson, 67 11/8/2014 Worcester, MA

  • Lawrence

    Patricia A. Bradley 11/21/2014

    Patricia A. Bradley, 60, a life-long resident of Lawrence, Massachusetts passed away on Friday, November 21st, 2014, at Lowell General Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Patricia was born on August 20th, 1954 in Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late B. Kerin Bradley and Mary E. (Delaney) Bradley. She was educated in the local schools of Lawrence and was a graduate of Lawrence High School. According to her family Patricia enjoyed watching her favorite Trivia Shows, in which she would always get the right answers, and she also enjoyed doing various word puzzles. Her family members included her sister Jane M, Bradley of Hampton, NH. and her brother,…

  • Dracut

    George Agrella

    Lowell, MA- Mr. George A. Agrella passed away peacefully, November 22, 2014 with his family by his side, at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. He was the beloved husband of 57 years to Cezarina (Susan) Agrella. George was born in Manchester, NH to the late Frank and Augusta (Olival) Agrella. He lived most of his childhood and adult life in the Lowell Massachusetts area. George served proudly in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict until being honorably discharged. George was an accomplished Engineer and Tool and Die Maker. He worked for companies such as GSI Lumonics, Wang Laboratories, Raytheon and Avco Corporation. George was a communicant of St. Anthony’s…

  • Cambridge

    Frances P. Morrissey

    MORRISSEY, Frances P. (Daley) of Cambridge. November 22, 2014. Beloved wife of Edward B. Morrissey, retired Cambridge Fire Dept. Loving mother of Edward Morrissey CFD, and his wife Theresa of Medford, Brian Morrissey NFD, and his wife Katherine of Nashua, NH, and Robert Morrissey CFD, and his wife Cheryl of Billerica. Devoted grandmother of Christina, Kerry, Edward III, Brian Jr., John, Andrew, Shawn, Kevin, Patrick, Colleen, and Joseph. Sister of Ann Delaney and her husband Robert of Melrose, and the late William, Henry, John, Helen, Mary, Katherine, and Florence. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 2175 Mass Ave., NORTH CAMBRIDGE on Saturday at 9 am. Funeral mass in Saint Mary’s…

  • Arlington

    Nancy Fazzolari

    FAZZOLARI, Nancy (Agostino) 90, of Arlington, MA, November 23, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Salvatore Fazzolari. Loving mother of Joseph and Frank Fazzolari both of Arlington, Marie Coluccio and her husband Louis of Brooklyn, NY. Dear sister of Patrick Agostino and his wife Ada, Theresa Oppedisano and her husband Tony, James Agostino and his wife Rosetta and Pepe Rirrama. Cherished grandmother of Nancy Zaremba and her husband John, Dominic Coluccio, Louis Coluccio Jr. and his wife Alison. Also survived by 4 great grandchildren, Mia, Lucia, John, Ava and many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 2175 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA on Wednesday, November 26th at 10:30AM,…

  • Salem

    Theresa M. (Killeen) Bogan, 85

    PEABODY/SALEM: Theresa M. (Killeen) Bogan, 85, of Peabody, died peacefully on Friday at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers after a long illness. View Full Notice → Theresa M. (Killeen) Bogan, 85

  • New Bedford

    Divinia R. DeBurgo 11/18/2014 New Bedford, MA

    Divinia R. DeBurgo, 35, of New Bedford passed away Tuesday November 18, 2014 suddenly at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of Dona (Rose) DeBurgo and the late Daniel Santos DeBurgo, she lived in New Bedford most of her life. Divinia was employed as a home health aide. She was an honors graduate of the Salter School in New Bedford, where she was on the Dean’s List. She was a very loving and generous person. She is survived by her son, Jaizeah DeBurgo; her mother, Dona and longtime companion, Tomas Reyes; her brothers, Daniel DeBurgo, Jr. and Devin DeBurgo; her grandparents, Pedro and Maria DeBurgo; and nephews,…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Herbert F. Slater. Jr.

    Herbert F. Slater of Menemsha died Friday, November 21 at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was 87. Herbert was the husband of Jane Slater, father of Caleb and Sarah (Slater) Bennett, and grandfather of Celia Slater, and Jack and Scott Bennett. Graveside services will held on Tuesday, November 25 at 11 am at Abel’s Hill Cemetery off South Road in Chilmark followed by a gathering at the Chilmark Community Center.  Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Chapman, Cole, and Gleason Funeral Home. A full obituary will be published at a later date.   The post Herbert F. Slater. Jr. appeared first on Martha's Vineyard Times. View Full Notice → Herbert F.…

  • North Andover

    Charles R. Stewart, 35

    EL-PASO, TX: Charles R. Stewart, 35, of El Paso, Texas, formerly of Oklahoma, and longtime resident of Haverhill, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 14, 2014, in El Paso. View Full Notice → Charles R. Stewart, 35

  • Foxboro

    Stanley H. Upton

    Stanley H. “Chip” Upton III, 55, of East Walpole died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 at Norwood Hospital. View Full Notice → Stanley H. Upton

  • Newburyport

    Barbara (O’Neill) Burnim

    NEWBURYPORT: Barbara (O’Neill) Burnim, age 71, of Newburyport, died at home after a long illness on Tuesday, 18, November 2014. Born in Plymouth on August 25, 1943, she was one of two daughters of the View Full Notice → Barbara (O’Neill) Burnim