• Hudson

    Meg-Anne D. “meg” Halley 11/29/2014 Nashua, NH / Hudson, MA / Bartow, FL / Germantown, MD

    Nashua, NH Meg-Anne D. “Meg” Halley, 55, a longtime resident of Nashua, NH, formerly of Hudson, MA, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 29th. She leaves her two loving children, Robert J. “RJ” Keaveney of Nashua, NH and Jacklyn Keaveney of Germantown, MD. Meg was born in Marlboro, daughter of the late John and Ida Fern (Harrington) Halley. She was raised in Hudson where she attended local schools and was a 1977 graduate of Hudson High School. She later received her Bachelor’s Degree from Framingham State College in 1981. Meg was currently employed as an executive with Scribe Software Co. of Manchester, NH. Besides her children, she is survived by two…

  • Methuen

    Vivian D. Rozzi 12/1/2014 Methuen, MA

    Vivian D. Rozzi, 86 of Methuen passed away peacefully on December 1, 2014 at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House. Vivian was born on July 4, 1928 in Everett, MA to the late Delphis and Mabel Desrosiers. As a teenager, Vivian was an avid roller skater, often found jitterbugging around the rink. This is where she met her husband of 47 years, Alphonse Rozzi. Vivian was a devoted member of St. Monica’s Parish of Methuen. Being a loving mother was first and foremost, however, after raising three children she went back to work at Digital in Salem, NH. The most important thing in her life was her children. She was a…

  • New Bedford

    Benjamin F. Oliver 12/1/2014 New Bedford, MA

    Benjamin F. Oliver, 94, of New Bedford died December 1, 2014 at New Bedford Health Care Center after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Mary (Delgado) Oliver. Born in Berkley, son of the late Frank and Laura (Canto) Oliver, he lived in East Freetown for most of his life before moving to Whaler’s Cove in New Bedford 6 years ago. Mr. Oliver was formerly employed by Stillwater Associates for many years until his retirement. He served as a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II in New Guinea and the Philippines in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations with the 713th Medical Service Company.…

  • Winchester

    James A. Girard 11/18/2014 Winchester, MA

    James A. “Jim” Girard, 55, of Dusseldorf, Germany, formerly of Winchester, passed away in Germany on November 18, 2014, after a long illness. He was the beloved husband of Ulla Hillebrand. Born in New Rochelle, NY, Mr. Girard was raised and educated in Winchester, and was the son of Nancysue (Carroll) Girard and the late Normand Girard of Winchester. He graduated from Winchester High School with the class of 1977 and from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Mr. Girard worked at advertising companies and in the computer field in Boston for many years. It was there that he met his future wife, Ulla, who was working for an American-based…

  • Acton

    Betty Jean (Marino) Powell

    Betty J. (Marino) Powell, 83, of Boxborough, died Saturday, November 29, 2014 at the Emerson Hospital in Concord. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert H.Powell, who died in 2000. Born in Kenosha, WI, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Pasquelina (Tarquinia) Marino. She is survived by two children, Jeffrey Powell & wife Laurie Ann of Oklahoma, and Janice Baldrate of Boxborough. She also leaves six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Thursday Dec. 4th from 4:00-8:00pm in the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave (Rte 111) Acton. A funeral service will be held Friday Dec. 5th at…

  • Holyoke

    Edward J. Suleski Sr.

    Edward Suleski, Sr. 1925-2014 HOLYOKE-Edward “Ed” J. Suleski, Sr., 89, passed away on November 30, 2014 at Town and Country Health Care Center in Lowell, MA. Ed was born in Holyoke, MA on June 20, 1925 to the late Joseph and Erna (Geissler) Suleski. He graduated from Holyoke High School in 1942. Ed proudly served in the United States Navy from 1943-1946, lastly assigned to the USS Zaniah AG70, and in later years was actively involved in coordinating annual reunions of his shipmates. Ed worked in various companies in the area including American Writing Paper Corporation, Holyoke Wire & Cable and American Electric Cable, eventually retiring from Olde Holyoke Development…

  • Taunton

    Florence (Espinola) Hair 12/1/2014 Taunton, MA

    Florence (Espinola) Hair, age 77 of Taunton entered into eternal rest December 1, 2014. She was the widow of Milton Hair and daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Correia) Espinola. Florence resided in Swansea for most of her life. Florence was the mother of Bradford Hair of Fall River, Barry Hair (wife Melissa) of Fall River, Pamela Bucko (husband Michael) of Tiverton, Sandra Duarte (husband Sal) of Taunton and Diane Moniz ( husband John Shea) of Holbrook; she was the sister of the late Mary Arruda, Massey Espinola, Laura Silvia and Olive Rebello. She leaves beloved grandchildren Jason, Juanita, Tina, Tonya, Desiree, Delight, Jeremy, Joseph, Parker, Carson and Cooper,…

  • Whitman

    Jean Marie (Peluso) Festa 11/26/2014 Whitman, MA

    Jean Marie (Peluso) Festa 92, died Wednesday November 26 after a period of failing health. She was the beloved wife of the late Benjamin Festa. She is survived by her daughters and their families Janet Russo of Rhode Island and Donna Lovasco of Florida. Her funeral service will be held Friday December 5 at 10:30 AM in the Blanchard Funeral Chapel, Plymouth Street (Rte. 58 @ the rotary) Whitman. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Visiting hours will be held prior to the service from 9:00-10:30 AM. View Full Notice → Jean Marie (Peluso) Festa 11/26/2014 Whitman, MA

  • Wayland

    Philip Sherburne Constable 11/22/2014 Weston, MA / Wayland, MA

    Philip Sherburne Constable, deceased November 22, was born in Madrid, Spain on May 27, 1960. His father, a diplomat, was stationed in Vigo where Mr. Constable spent his first year. Thus began a life of travel: Honduras, Pakistan, and trips to Zaire and Kenya where his parents served as Ambassadors. Washington was home base in between his parents’ posts and summers always included as much time as possible in the Big Horn Mountains of Wyoming. In Washington, Mr. Constable attended Georgetown Day School, and after moving back to Pakistan he graduated from the International School of Islamabad in 1978. He returned to the United States to attend Hamilton College, receiving…

  • Saugus

    Todd R Sanchez 11/24/2014 Lynn, MA / Peabody, MA / Danvers, MA / Saugus, MA / Nahant, MA / Beverly, MA

    Todd R. Sanchez, age 42, of North Palm Beach, formerly of Malden and Lynn, by accident in Palm Beach Fla., Nov. 24. Born in Saugus, the son of Richard A. and Lynda M. (Noyes) Sanchez, and his companion Holly Podolak of North Palm Beach. Raised and educated in Lynn, a graduate of Lynn English High School. He was employed for 10 years as a health aide with the Shaughnessy Rehab of Salem. Moving to Palm Beach in 2012 working for the South Florida Home Care as a companion health aide. He is survived by his two daughters, Kelsey Sanchez of Stoneham, Kyleigh Sanchez of Haverhill; brother, Jeffery Sanchez of Lynn;…

  • Watertown

    Fotini Gerasmidis

    Fotini (Michaelidis) Gerasmidis of Dedham, Mass., passed away on Dec. 2, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Ilias Gerasmidis. Devoted mother of Zoe Tsardinakis and her husband Antonios, Theodoros Gerasmidis and his wife Klonara, Maria Spyridopoulos and her husband Savvas and Dimitiros Gerasmidis and his wife Dina. Sister of Nicholas Michaelidis, Georgia Kapanidis, Athanasia Fotopoulos and Eleni Papadopoulos and her husband Christos. Also survived by 12 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral from the Folsom Funeral Home, 63 Belgrade Ave., Roslindale, MA on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 at 10am followed by Services in St. Nectarios Greek Orthodox Church, 39 Belgrade Ave., Roslindale, MA at…

  • Quincy

    John M. Cardia 11/27/2014 Quincy, MA

    John M. Cardia, a long time resident of Quincy, and most recently Vassalboro, Maine passed peacefully November 27, 2014 after a brief illness. Born in Boston in 1920, he was the sixth of eight born to Rosario and Rosaria Cardia and is survived by his brother Peter Cardia of Brighton, sister Frances M. Flaherty of Lynn and sister in law Ann Cardia of Quincy. He is predeceased by sisters and brothers Conchetta (Mamie) DeDominici, Jenny Cardia, Anthony (Nino) Cardia, Santa Floridia, Salvatore Cardiaand uncle of the late Joseph DeDominici. He was predeceased by longtime companion Grace Mills of Boston, and recently Ruth Priest of Maine. He is survived and much…

  • Plymouth

    Marie Preziosi 12/1/2014 Medford, MA / Winthrop, MA / Plymouth, MA / Somerville, MA

    Marie Preziosi of Medford died Monday, December 1 in the Winchester Hospital. Raised and educated in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Vincenzo and Angelina (Ciampa) Preziosi. Marie was the loving sister of Anita Caputo of Medford, Angelina Vitale and her late husband Joseph of Winthrop, Richard Preziosi and his wife Shirley of Plymouth, Delores Conway and her husband Jack of Medford, and the late Rosie Rappoli and her late husband Gino, Louis Preziosi and his wife Gloria, Anthony Preziosi and his late wife Chris, Ida Preziosi, Rudy Preziosi and his wife Teresa. She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Funeral from the…

  • Spencer

    Bonnie Jean Lindberg 11/30/2014 Spencer, MA

    SPENCER: Bonnie Jean (Feltham) Lindberg, 69 of Lakeview Dr., died Sunday, Nov. 30 at home with her husband at her side, following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. She leaves her husband of 49 years, David H. Lindberg, her sister Kathleen Zimmer and her husband David of Marengo, OH, her foster mother Ardelle Muehlenkamp of Sparta, Wisc. and her extended family, her sister in laws; Doris Belk and her husband James of Auburn, and Jean Hanson and her husband Hans of Harbor City, Calif., her brother in laws; Kurt Lindberg and his fiancée Zoe of Newport Richie, Fl., and Alan Lindberg and his wife Debbie of Charlton, several nieces and…

  • Peabody

    Rita E. (Pelletier) Caron-Roy 11/25/2014 Springvale, ME / Peabody, MA / Salem, MA

    Rita E. (Pelletier) Caron-Roy, 90, of Springvale, Maine and formerly of Peabody, died Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at her home. She was the wife of the late W. Walter Caron and also the wife of the late Richard E. Roy. Born and raised in Salem, she was the daughter of the late P. Alcide and Viola M. (Grenier) Pelletier. Rita was a graduate of St. Joseph Academy and Salem Commercial School. She married Walter in 1946 and devoted her time to raising her young family. She was widowed in 1962, and in 1970 married Richard. Shortly after, Rita began working in bookkeeping in the treasurer’s office for the City of…