• New Bedford

    Carleen Ann Roderick 12/5/2014 New bedford, MA / New Bedford, MA

    New Bedford- Carleen Ann Roderick, age 54 of New Bedford, passed away from a long illness on Friday, December 5, 2014 at her home with her family at her side . She was the proud owner of her loved Chihuahua Scrappy-doo, Loved wife of Kenneth Roderick and daughter of Anita (Croteau) and Morel Menard. Mrs Roderick was born in New Haven, Connecticut and lived most her life in this area. She leaves behind her Chihuahua, her husband, her parents, 3 brothers: Paul, Philip and Morel Menard, 3 sisters: Susan Parker, Michelle Wray and Nicole Lipeles as well as her and several nieces and nephews. Her funeral will be Tuesday beginning…

  • Weymouth

    Vito J. Signorelli 12/4/2014 North Weymouth, MA / Weymouth, MA / Quincy, MA / Cohasset, MA

    Vito J. Signorelli, age 83, passed away peacefully at his daughter’s home on Thursday, December 4, 2014. Vito was the loving husband of the late Sheila (Madden) Signorelli and is survived by his 2 children, Sharon Binkley and her husband Paul of North Weymouth and John Signorelli and his wife Patrice of Mansfield and his grandchildren, Scott Binkley and Nicole and Cristina Signorelli. Vito is the brother of William Signorelli, Anne Percy and Barbara Gunville all of Cohasset. He also leaves many nieces and nephews. Vito is predeceased by his grandson, Christopher Binkley and his sisters, Theresa Signorelli, Kay Igo and Mary Green. Vito was born and grew up in…

  • Salem

    Rosemary E. (LeBlanc) Jodoin 12/4/2014 Salem, MA

    SALEM – Rosemary “Rose” E. (LeBlanc) Jodoin, 61, of Salem, wife of John A. Jodoin, died Thursday, December 4, 2014 at the Salem Hospital following a short illness. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Pauline (Pappadopoulos) LeBlanc. She was a graduate of Salem High School and received an Associates Degree from North Shore Community College. Prior to her retirement, Rose was employed by the City of Salem School Department in the Special Education Office. A lifelong resident of the city, she was a life member of the DAV Ladies Auxiliary. Besides her husband, with whom she shared 40 years of marriage, she is survived…

  • Plymouth

    Genna Lynne Nickerson 12/2/2014 Plymouth, MA

    Genna Lynne Nickerson, of Plymouth formerly of Tiverton, RI; died peacefully at home in her mother’s arms surrounded by her loving family on December 2nd at the age of 22.She is survived by her mother Teresa (Fisher) Nickerson of Plymouth, her sister Cynthia Nickerson, her brother Shane Nickerson both of Plymouth her sister and brother-in-law Danielle and David Crowell.She also leaves her grandparents Janet&Terrance Fisher of CA; “Vovo” Carlene and “Papa” John Ventura of Westport and grandpa Rodman (Skip) Nickerson of Plymouth. Nancy Carignan (Tia Susan) of Westport, her uncle David and Aunt Vicky Fisher of Idaho, her aunt Darlene Nickerson of Plymouth along with her niece, nephews, and cousins.…

  • Spencer

    Wilfred J. “Billy” Comeau, Jr. 12/3/2014 Spencer, MA

    SPENCER: Wilfred J. “Billy” Comeau, Jr., 62 of Greenville St., died Wednesday, Dec. 3 at UMASS Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. He leaves his wife of 42 years Catherine A. Comeau, two sons Christopher J. Comeau and his wife Kimberlee and Joshua R. Comeau, his mother Louise (Bernier) Comeau all of Spencer, his four grandchildren; Evan, Lauren, Gio and Riley, his sister Louise (Comeau) Swanson & brother Peter Comeau. Born in Worcester and educated in Worcester schools, he was the son of the late Wilfred J. Comeau, Sr. Billy was an engineer for many years at Norton Co. in Worcester. Most recently, he worked for Valley Crest Golf Course Maintenance.…

  • Mattapoisett

    Antonio Pereira, Jr. 12/3/2014 Mattapoisett, MA

    Antonio Pereira, Jr., 88, of Mattapoisett passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday December 3, 2014. He was the husband Theresa E. (Cambra) Pereira; they had been married for 37 years. Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Antonio and Maria (Alcrim) Pereira. Until his retirement, Mr. Pereira was employed by Glen Petroleum which was originally established as John Duff and Sons Coal and Oil Company as office manager for 45 years. During World War II, he proudly served in the United States Navy as a Yeoman Second Class and was the recipient of the Victory Medal, American Theater Medal, and Asiatic-Pacific Theater Medal. Since…

  • Jamaica Plain

    Mary T. (Toomey) Welby 12/4/2014 Jamaica Plain, MA

    WELBY, Mary T. (Toomey) of Jamaica Plain, Dec.3, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Francis P. Welby. Loving mother of Mary Gifford and her husband Joseph of Jamaica Plain, Therese Doyle of Roslindale, Francis Welby and his wife Susan of Melrose, Catherine Walsh and her huband James of Canton, Patricia Sullivan of Dedham, Matthew Welby and hie wife Roberta of NJ, Joseph Welby and his wife Laura of Hyde Park, John Welby of Framingham, Dorothy Mucciarone and her husband Robert of Walpole, Michael Welby of Jamaica Plain, and the late Margaret Raymond. Sister of Dennis Toomey of PA, and Joseph Toomey of Norwell, and the late Edward Toomey. Also survived…

  • Gloucester

    Donald F. Gove 12/4/2014 Gloucester, MA

    GLOUCESTER – Donald F. Gove, 83, died peacefully at his home early Thursday morning, December 4, 2014. He was the husband of the late Renaude M. “Renée” (Jacques) Gove, who died in January of 2009. They had shared forty-five years of marriage. Born in Gloucester on September 6, 1931, he was the son of the late John W., Sr. and Ruth M. (Silva) Gove. Don was employed by the former Gove’s Gulf Station on Washington Street for 32 years. He became the co-owner in 1958 and remained there until 1977. He then became a plant operator for Quincy Cold Storage on the Jodrey State Fish Pier for four years. In…

  • Framingham

    June F. (Conant) Cercone 12/3/2014 Wellesley, MA / Natick, MA / Sherborn, MA / Framingham, MA

    June F. (Conant) Cercone aged 93, died peacefully on Thursday, December 3, 2014 at the Elizabeth Seton Residence in Wellesley. June was the daughter of the late Leverett and Myrtle (Martin) Conant of Richmond, VT, and the sister of Virginia, Constance, Ransom and Willard Conant. She was the loving wife of the late Guy James Cercone and is survived by their six children: Ann Backer of Oslo, Norway (wife of the late Henrik Backer), G. James Cercone and his husband, Lloyd Schofield of San Francisco, CA, Carol Kerrissey and her husband Paul of Sherborn, Cynthia Woodmansee and her husband Denni of Leesburg, VA, Susan Cercone and her husband Rusty Rudzik…

  • Kingston

    Norman Edward Bouchard 12/4/2014 Kingston, MA

    Norman Edward Bouchard, age 88, a lifelong resident of Kingston, died on Thursday, December 4, 2014, after a brief period of failing health, at the South Shore Hospital in South Weymouth. He was the beloved husband of Ruth E. Bouchard. Born on September 23, 1926, he was the son of the late Charles & Albertine Bouchard. Norman was one out of 12 children. He was a proud veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Navy. Norm and four of his brothers served simultaneously. He worked as a self employed plumber and also was the plumbing and gas inspector for the town of Kingston for 38 years. Norman…

  • Canton

    Michael Garrity 12/4/2014 Canton, MA

    Michael X Garrity age 71 of Canton passed away suddenly on December 4th. Loving father of Michael X. Jr. of West Bridgewater & Kimberly A. Dadasis & her husband William of Canton. Brother of Doris “Sue” Riordan of Mashpee & the late Peter Garrity. Grandfather of Louis, Michael, William & Jason Dadasis of Canton, and Michael Garrity of MI. Also survived by his dear friend Wanda Wock of Weymouth. A funeral mass is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, December 13th in the Holy Name Church in West Roxbury. Please continue to check our website for updated information. View Full Notice → Michael Garrity 12/4/2014 Canton, MA

  • Dracut

    Claire Lanier

    DRACUT, MA- Claire A. (Patenaude) Lanier, 75, a lifelong resident of Dracut, passed away Thursday, December 4th, at Lowell General Hospital, Lowell. She was the wife of Henry R. Lanier, to who she was married for over 50 years. Claire was born in Dracut, MA on November 15, 1939, a daughter of the late Cecile (Jambard) and Edmour F. Patenaude. She received her primary school education at Ste. Jeanne d’Arc and is a graduate of Dracut High School. Claire enjoyed gardening, sewing, knitting, and other crafts. She was fond of the outdoors and spent many years as a Girl Scout leader. She had a beautiful singing voice and enjoyed many…

  • Chelmsford

    Nancy Riley

    CHELMSFORD – Nancy Gretchen (Dickison) Riley, 76, of Chelmsford, passed away on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at Lowell General Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Brooks B. Riley, a US Navy Veteran of the Korean War, to whom she had been married for 55 years. She was born in New York City, NY on June 30, 1938 and was a daughter of the late James Burton and Muriel (Pattee) Dickison. Nancy received her early education in Chelmsford, MA and then graduated from Somerset High School. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Lowell. Nancy enjoyed caring for and spending time in the company of her family.…

  • Bridgewater

    Ellen F. (Sawtelle) Grimmett 12/4/2014 West Bridgewater, MA / Weymouth, MA

    West Bridgewater – Ellen F. (Sawtelle) Grimmett 69 died surrounded by her loving family in her home on Thursday December 4. She was the beloved wife of James Grimmett. Born and raised in Boston she was the daughter of the late Simon and Ruth (Cunningham) Sawtelle and a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School in the Dorchester section of Boston, Class of 1961. She had been a longtime resident of Weymouth before her move to West Bridgewater where she had resided for the past 15 years. She had worked for 14 years for the Boston Gas Company where she was one of the first of four women to become company…

  • Beverly

    Eutawna Clark

    Eutawna Elizabeth Clark, 56, of Wenham,MA. passed away on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers after a long battle with ovarian cancer. The daughter of Edward E. and Francella A. Clark, Tawna is survived by her parents, her partner Bob Josselin, her children Tal-ee and his wife Katie, Travis, Tyler, Tatum and her brother Keah – tigh Clark. Throughout her life, Tawna’s strong values, deep compassion and dedication to those around her resulted in remarkable achievements. As a young woman, she was the first Native American of record to skip her senior year of high school in order to attend college. Attending Bradford College…