• Hudson

    Joseph Francis Collins 11/27/2014 Lexington, MA / Hudson, MA / Waltham, MA / Norton, MA

    Lexington, MA Collins, Joseph Francis, 58, of Lexington, Nov. 27th. Loving son of Mary L. (Legraw) Collins of Lexington and the late Lawrence T. Collins. Also survived by his three sisters, Mary M. Collins-Legg and her husband Richard of Hudson, Anne M. Collins of Waltham, Elizabeth Graham-Collins of Norton and his nephew, John Curtis Legg of Hudson. Born in Medford and raised in Lexington; Attended local schools and was a graduate of Lexington H.S. He later attended Northeastern University earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He was employed for many years as a Mechanical Engineer by the U. S. Government in Washington, D.C. in their Nuclear Submarine Program. Joseph…

  • Natick

    Marion C. (Campbell) Hendrickson 11/28/2014 natick, MA

    Marion C. (Campbell) Hendrickson 85 of Natick died Friday November 28, 2014 at the Beaumont Nursing Home in Natick. She was the beloved wife of the late Elliott N Hendrickson who died in 2001. Funeral Service and visiting hour will take place on Tuesday December 2 in the John Everett and Sons Funeral Home 4 Park Street, at Natick Common. A complete notice will appear in the Sunday Metro West Daily News. View Full Notice → Marion C. (Campbell) Hendrickson 11/28/2014 natick, MA

  • New Bedford

    Paul G. Riding 11/27/2014 New Bedford, MA

    Paul G. Riding, 88, of New Bedford died November 27, 2014 peacefully at New Bedford Health Care Center surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Margaret C. (McDonnell) Riding. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Samuel F. and Olivonne (Moquin) Riding, he lived in New Bedford all of his life. Mr. Riding was formerly employed by the New England Telephone Company/Verizon as a central office switchman until retiring after 33 years of service. He served in the U.S. Navy Seabees during World War II and later served aboard the U.S.S. Delta during the Korean War. Mr. Riding was a graduate of New Bedford High School.…

  • Waltham

    Angelo “Andy” Mobilia

    Of Waltham. The Brasco and Sons Memorial of Waltham, 781-893-6260, is assisting the Mobilia Family with arrangements. A Complete obituary to follow. View Full Notice → Angelo “Andy” Mobilia

  • Weymouth

    William E. Ramsay 11/23/2014 Weymouth, MA

    William “Bill” E. Ramsay, age 90, passed away at Weymouth Health Care Center on Sunday evening, November 23, 2014. Bill was the beloved husband of the late Shirley S. (Gove) Ramsay. He was predeceased by his daughter Sharon Lee Ramsay. Bill was the devoted father of Lee Ann Verney and her husband Rich and Bill Ramsay, all of Weymouth and the beloved grampa of five grandchildren, Sharon Verney and her partner Lisa Hanno of Stoughton, Matthew Verney of Weymouth, Keith Verney and his wife Becky of Methuen, and Kyle and Shaun Ramsay both of Weymouth. Delights of grampa’s life were his great grandchildren, Dylan and Eva Verney. Bill was the…

  • Winthrop

    Frances I, (Shea) POLLINA 11/27/2014 Winthrop, MA

    POLLINA, Frances I, (Shea), of Winthrop and Boston, November 27, 2014, at the age of 76, was gracious, generous and loving with a dry sense of humor along with a quick wit. She enjoyed reading, seeing movies and hanging out with her friends at Overlook Drive – where her extraordinary friends Carol Pullin and Linda Carlisle were like angels during her times of need. Born in Boston to Sheila (Julia) nee Clifford and John Shea, both of Ireland, she was the 5th of six children. In the late 50’s Fran met her husband, Joseph Pollina and moved to Chicago, where they raised their family. Boston was always home though and…

  • Hubbardston

    Donald L. Alger 11/25/2014 Hubbardston, MA

    Donald L. Alger 87 1926-2014 Donald L. Alger passed away Tuesday November 25, 2014. Don is predeceased by his wife Yoshiko of 60 years of Sendai Japan, his brother Bryce and his sister Marilyn. He was born on a farm in Manton MI the youngest son of Roy and Erma Alger. He is survived by his two sons; James, and fiancée Mary Lou of Ohio, and David, his wife Valerie and their children Jonathan and Jaclyn of Hubbardston MA, and numerous nieces and nephews. After serving in the U.S. Army during WWII and Korea, Don returned to his home state of Michigan to attend Michigan State and later the University…

  • Malden

    Tara M. Musto 11/22/2014 Malden, MA / Watertown, MA

    Tara M. Musto, 40 of Malden, died Saturday November 22, after a brief illness in the Kaplan Family Hospice House, Danvers. Born in Arlington, she lived in Malden for the past year and formerly of Watertown. Tara was a Medical Biller in the health care industry in the Boston area. Loving mother of Joshua Downes and Rebecca Krol both of Malden. Cherished daughter of Robert Musto and his wife Judith of Lynn, Laura Berte and her husband Joseph of Maine. Sister of Jenny Rose Musto of Salem. Also survived by aunts, uncle, cousins and extended family. A funeral service will be celebrated in the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main…

  • Lawrence

    Lillian (Edge) Scanlon 11/27/2014 Salem, NH / Lawrence, MA

    Lillian (Edge) Scanlon, 92 of Salem and formerly of Lawrence passed away on Thursday, November 28, 2014 at the Salemhaven. Lillian was born on July 3, 1922 in Chicago, IL to the late Herbert and Lillian (Smith) Edge. She moved to Lawrence with her family and graduated Lawrence High School. Following high school, Lillian attended the Macintosh School. Lillian was a proud WWII veteran, serving in the United States Navy. Lillian was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Scanlon. She was the beloved mother of Michael Scanlon and his wife Susan of Salem, NH and Joanne Scanlon of Haverhill. She was the cherished grandmother of Joseph Scanlon of Salem.…

  • Gloucester

    Gerald W. “Jerry” Silveira 11/22/2014 Gloucester, MA

    GLOUCESTER: Gerald W. “Jerry” Silveira, 64, died Saturday, November 22, 2014 in the Beverly Hospital following a brief illness. Born in Gloucester on December 13, 1949, he was the beloved son of the late Carolyn M. (Scroggins) Campbell and Manuel Silveira. He was a lifelong resident of Gloucester. Jerry was well known in local sporting circles and was named honorary coach of many softball teams. In his youth, he was also a proud member of the Boy Scouts, Troop #66. He loved talking sports with his many dear friends. He is survived by his two brothers, Charles “Skip” Campbell and James “Jay Campbell and his wife, Yuri; his sister, Valerie…

  • Kingston

    Claire A. (Borghesani) Govoni 11/23/2014 Kingston, MA

    Claire Ann (Borghesani) Govoni passed away on Sunday, November 23rd, at the age of 84, peacefully after a brief illness. Claire was born on July 30, 1930 in Kingston, MA. She was the daughter of the late Otto and Blanche (Lessard) Borghesani and sister of the late Francis, Alton, Louis, Richard Borghesani and Mary (Peanie) Baker. Claire was married for 62 years to her beloved late husband Joseph. She is survived by her four sons; Ronald, of Easton; Kevin, of Plympton; Gary, of Cranston RI; and Dana, of Plympton, as well as 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Claire was employed as a scheduler at Halliday Lithograph in Plympton for…

  • Cambridge

    Carol Blume

    BLUME, Carol (LaShoto) 59, of Arlington, November 20, 2014. Beloved mother of Jason Blume of Somerville and Marissa Blume of Mansfield. Loving sister of Barbara Ahern of Arlington, Stanley LaShoto and his partner Jan Patton of Boston. Relatives and friends invited to attend a graveside funeral service at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, 70 Medford St., Arlington on Monday, December 1, at 2PM. For obituary, directions or to send a condolence visitwww.keefefuneralhome.com View Full Notice → Carol Blume

  • Beverly

    Robert Cahill

    Robert Timothy Cahill of Beverly, Massachusetts passed peacefully in his sleep early Monday morning, November 24, 2014, after an evening out enjoying the company of his brothers and nephews. Bob grew up in Beverly and graduated from Beverly High School in 1983. He then earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Lesley University and his Master’s in Business Administration from Boston University. He was a longtime resident of Dorchester, MA before moving home to Beverly two years ago to spend more time with his family. Bob was a kind, loving, gregarious man with many passions, chief among them his beloved family, his many longtime childhood, work, hockey, and sober friends, and family…

  • Hudson

    Jaime L. (Geary) Harden 11/25/2014 Hudson, MA / Marlborough, MA / Douglas, MA / Worcester, MA

    Marlboro, MA Jaime L. (Geary) Harden, 35, a long time resident of Marlboro, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Nov. 25th. Jaime was born in Framingham and raised in Marlboro where she attended local schools. She leaves her three loving daughters, Nicole and Sandra Harden of Marlboro, Alexis Caron of Milford and her husband Thomas Harden of Marlboro; her father, Michael M. Majeau of Douglas and was predeceased by her mother, Sandra A. Geary. She is also survived by her grandparents, John and Shirley Geary of Northboro; her four sisters, Melissa Gillespie and her husband Jeremy of Somerville, Nicole Leite of Worcester, Jacqueline Geary of Worcester, Corinne Majeau of Northbridge; her three…

  • Salem

    Elizabeth Moulton, 58

    GLOUCESTER: Elizabeth A. Moulton, 58, of Gloucester, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at Lahey Health: Burlington, loved ones at her side. Born in Boston, Elizabeth grew up in Burlingto View Full Notice → Elizabeth Moulton, 58

  • Winchester

    Marcia B. Wood 11/23/2014 Winchester, MA

    Marcia B. (Barrows)Wood, 91, of Winchester, passed away November 23, 2014. She was the beloved wife of the late Theodore Wood, Jr. and the late Clifton W. Emery Jr. Marcia was the loving mother of Clifton W. “Chip” Emery III of Westford, Peter B. Emery of Kennebunk, ME, Laurie Wood of North Yarmouth, ME and the late Nancy Emery, and the dear sister of Robert A. Barrows of Baltimore, MD, Jean Holmes of Santa Barbara, CA and Dianna Sundeen of Danvers. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren and 3 step-grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at the Winchester Unitarian Church at a date and…

  • Orleans

    Libby Hughes, editor, publisher, author playwright, dead at 76

    Vera Elizabeth “Libby” Pockman Hughes caught flu on trip homeAuthor of a scores of books, plays and musicals died Saturday Libby was as prolific a writer as ever put words on paper. A slender, lovely woman who was also a wife, mother, ardent Christian Scientist and newspaper columnist. read more View Full Notice → Libby Hughes, editor, publisher, author playwright, dead at 76

  • Beverly

    Joseph Thompson

    Joseph E. Thompson, 63, beloved son of the late Edward J. and Catherine F. (Purcell) Thompson, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 25th at the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by his family. Joseph was born in Salem and was a long time resident of Beverly. He was a graduate of Saint Peter’s High School in Gloucester. Joseph has had a deep love of music and was a talented musician. He is survived by his three sisters: Mary Dyer and her husband David of Connecticut, Catherine Thompson of Hamilton and Elizabeth Thompson of Hamilton; five nieces and nephews: Marc Thompson, Caitlyn Thompson Griffin, Craig Thompson, Stephen Dyer and Patrick Dyer;…

  • Gardner

    Gary Nelson

    Gary S. Nelson, 64, of 35 Fruit Street, Worcester, formerly of 142 Nichols Street, Gardner for the past 15 years, died peacefully Friday, November 21, 2014 in West Side House of Worcester, following a long illness. Gary was born and raised in Fall River, MA on December 19, 1949, the son of the late William and Tina (Ferreira) Nelson. He received his GED in Fall River. Gary was a United States Vietnam War Army Veteran, and received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and the Marksman Qualification Badge with rifle bar with one overseas bar. He was employed by Courier Inc. of Stoughton, MA as a factory worker…