• Medway

    Robert C. Butcher, Sr. 12/12/2014 Medway, MA

    Robert C. Butcher, Sr., 90, of Medway and formerly of Greenville, NH died Friday, December 12, 2014 at the Blaire House of Milford. He was the beloved husband of 54 years to Iva E. (Crossman) Butcher who died in 2005. Born in Boston on May 31, 1924, he was the son of the late Archibald and Clementine (Wheeler) Butcher. Mr. Butcher proudly served in the Army during WWII in India. He was a baking teacher for 25 years at Monty Tech in Fitchburg and Keefe Tech in Framingham. He had also worked as a baker at Hazels Bakery in Wellesley and Boston. Mr. Butcher loved travelling by car, singing, playing…

  • Natick

    Dianne E. (Lindsey) Allinson 12/12/2014 natick, MA

    Dianne E (Lindsey) Allinson 90 of Natick died Friday, December 12 2014 at the Metro West Medical Center in Natick. She was the beloved wife of the late Alfred R. Allinson who died in 1983. A Natick resident for 64 years she was born in Watertown the daughter of the late Thomas and Elaine (Edgar) Lindsey. Mrs. Allinson was employed as a bookkeeper and secretary for several area businesses’s including The Big Buy Grocery Stores, Cumberland Farms, M.C.I. Framingham and the Leonard Morse Hospital Blood Bank. She also had a wedding cake business for many years which she operated from her home. She enjoyed crocheting and vacations with her family…

  • Belmont,  Waltham

    Joan Comtois

    Of Waltham, passed away peacefully Friday December 5th, 2014 in the EPOCH Senior Healthcare in Weston at the age of 80. Complete obituary to follow. The Brasco & Sons Memorial Chapels of WALTHAM will be assisting the family with arrangements. View Full Notice → Joan Comtois

  • Wellesley Hills,  West Newton

    Cherise Teeson

    Cherise Yvonne Teeson, born on November 22, 1951 in Santa Paula, CA died December 10, 2014 in Boston, MA. She graduated from Pacific Grove High School in 1969 and married Peter Teeson on December 21st, 1974. Together they raised three children. They lived in her home state of California until 1985 when the family moved to Vermont. Shortly after their move, Cherise started her career at New England Federal Credit Union. For 28 years, she served the community as a mortgage loan officer where she constantly fought for the underdog. She was a mentor to many and her opinion was highly valued. Cherise fiercely loved her family. She was very…

  • Worcester County

    Robert C. Lynn 12/11/2014 Worcester, MA

    WORCESTER-Robert C. Lynn, 80, passed away Thursday, December 11, 2014 at UMASS Medical Center. He leaves his wife of 60 years, Jean N. (Auger) Lynn; a daughter Darlene J. Lynch of Brookfield; a granddaughter Stephanie Lynch; a sister Shirley Reid of Adams Center, NY; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Howard Lynn. He was born in Worcester, son Howard and Mabel (Stevens) Lynn. Mr. Lynn worked at Worcester Poyltechnical Institute as a grounds keeper for several years, and prior to that at New England Power for over 25 years. He enjoyed going to the casino, horse racing, and following all of the New England sports…

  • Waltham

    Donald Biddy

    Of Lowell, passed away unexpectedly Friday December 12th, 2014 at his home at the age of 47. Complete obituary will follow. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service in celebration of Donald’s Life in the Mary Catherine Chapel of Brasco & Sons, 773 Moody Street, WALTHAM on Tuesday evening Dec. 16th at 7:00 p.m. Visiting Hours will be held prior to the service on Tuesday from 4 – 7:00 p.m. Parking attendants will be on duty. View Full Notice → Donald Biddy

  • Tewksbury

    Joseph Volante 12/11/2014 Medford, MA / Wilmington, MA / Tewksbury, MA

    Volante, Joseph of Medford December 11, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Angela (Valente). Devoted father of Dario Volante and his wife Connie of Lynnfield, Sandra Volante of Tewksbury, Tina D’Alfonso and her husband Gus of Wilmington. Loving grandfather of Katrina, Andrew and David Volante, Nicholas, Brianna and Daniel D’Alfonso. Brother of the late Antonio, Dante and Cosmo Volante. Brother-in-law of Lina Saragosa of Medford. Dear friend of Connie Grassini of Medford and further survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., MEDFORD, Tuesday, December 16th, at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 441…

  • Wayland

    Alice Mary (Carney) O’Shea 12/11/2014 Wayland, MA

    WAYLAND: Alice Mary (Carney) O’Shea journey to her eternal home on December 11, 2014 surrounded by all those who loved her and there were many. She was born in Arlington on November 11,1924, the daughter of the late James Carney and May A (Fitzgerald) Carney. She leaves behind her beloved husband of 55 years, Joseph P. O’Shea and their four children; Margaret Lien and her husband Jon; Timothy O’Shea and his wife Elizabeth; Thomas O’Shea and his wife Amy and Maureen Heavey and her husband Michael. She also leaves behind the joy of her life 17 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. She was the sister of Charles Carney and his wife…

  • Sudbury

    Robert J. Jalbert 12/4/2014 Salem, MA / Sudbury, MA

    Robert J. Jalbert, 87 of Sudbury and a former resident of Salem, died at Wingate of Sudbury health care facility on Thursday, December 4, 2014, following a long illness. He was the devoted husband of the late Jeanne I. (Mercier) Jalbert. Born in Lynn and raised in Salem, he was the son of the late Emile J. and Ida M. (Gagnon) Jalbert. A veteran of World War II, Bob served with the 120th Army Airways Communication System. Bob was a well known teacher in the Salem School Department. A graduate of Salem State College, he received his B.A. Degree in 1951 and his Master’s Degree in 1957. During his career…

  • Lawrence

    Rita A. Connelly 12/11/2014 Lawrence, MA / Haverhill, MA

    Rita A. Connelly, 81, of Lawrence died peacefully with family by her side, on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill. Rita was born on January 17th, 1933 in Lawrence, Mass., lived in Methuen, Mass. and graduated from Methuen High School. She studied to become a Certified Dental Assistant at Tufts University in Boston and Merrimack College in North Andover. She loved her chosen career and was proud of her years working in the offices of Dr. Siskind, Dr. Zimny and Dr. Hajjar. Rita was a kind and generous woman who lived by the motto, “It’s up to the man upstairs.” She is at peace…

  • Kingston

    Ryan R. Calabro 12/11/2014 Kingston, MA

    Ryan Richard Calabro, 21, of Kingston, Passed away Dec 11, 2014. Beloved son of Stephen and Arlene. Devoted brother of Nicholas, Matthew and Sara all of Kingston. Much loved grandson of Marion and Carl Robinson, Ken and Susan Calabro and the late Linda Keith and Richard Johnson Jr. Cherished nephew of Tracy Johnson, Billy Sorrenti and Kim Kofton, Joanne Calabro and Ken and Susan Calabro. Ryan also leaves behind many extended family members and close friends. Visiting hours will be held at the Shepherd Funeral Home 216 Main St (Rt 106) on Monday December 15 from 4:00 to 8:00PM. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Church in…

  • Fall River

    Humberto Nascimento 12/12/2014 Fall River, MA

    Humberto Nascimento, 79 of Fall River, died Dec. 12th. Husband of Mary Vieira Nascimento & son of the late Manuel & Guilhermina Nascimento. He is survived by his daughter: Juliana Domingos of F.R. He worked in Maintenance for the city. Visitation will take place on WEDNESDAY from 10:00-11:00 A.M. followed by a service at 11:00 A.M. in the MANUEL ROGERS & SONS FUNERAL HOME. INC. 1521 N. Main Street, Fall River, MA. Burial in St. Patrick Cemetery, Fall River. www.rogersfuneral.com. View Full Notice → Humberto Nascimento 12/12/2014 Fall River, MA

  • Canton

    Helen Pilblad 12/13/2014 Canton, MA

    Helen Pilblad (O’Connor) age 57 of Canton passed away December 13th at the Tippett House in Needham after a long & courageous battle with cancer. Born and raised in Hyde Park. She attended Hyde Park High School. Helen was a Real Estate Agent for Pratt Realtor in Canton and Property Place Realtors. She also worked as a waitress at Rosario’s in Canton Center. Daughter of the late Charles & Shirley O’Connor. Loving mother of Brian Pilblad of NY. Sister of Charles “Kenny” O’Connor of Plymton, Joseph & Lorraine O’Connor of Canton, Carole & Ron Brittan of Hyde Park& the late Arlene O’Connor. Also survived by her cherished granddaughter Lilly, and…

  • Dracut

    Stanley Jesylo

    Lowell, MA- Stanley Jesylo, 81, passed away peacefully, Saturday, December 6th, at Lowell General Hospital. Stanley was born in Lowell, MA on November 14, 1933, only son of the late Katherine (Swistak) and Joseph Jesylo. For many years, Stanley worked as an assembler for Symphonic Electronics in Lowell until it’s closing. Stanley was a kind and loving man who enjoyed nothing more then spending time at home with his niece, watching TV or relaxing on his recliner. In his younger years, he enjoyed listening to music and was also a member of several local bowling leagues. Stanley was predeceased by his 3 sisters, Helen Allison, Mary Jesylo and Stephanie Bindas.…

  • Brockton

    Patricia M. Mattar 12/13/2014 Brockton, MA / brockton, MA

    Patricia M. Mattar (62) of Brockton died December 13th in the Boston Medical Center. She was born in Boston daughter of the late Francis J. and Eileen (Hurley) Derwin. Pat was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, and loved anything to do with Disney Land and its characters. She loved socializing with family and friends. Survivors include a son and daughter, Mark A. Mattar of Brockton and his twin sister Jennifer M. Mattar of Rhode Island, 4 Grandchildren, 1 brother Paul F. Derwin of Brockton, a sister Christine Keefe of Salem. Services to be announced. View Full Notice → Patricia M. Mattar 12/13/2014 Brockton, MA / brockton, MA

  • Billerica

    EDWARD J. VENEZIA 12/12/2014 Charlestown, MA / Billerica, MA

    Edward J. Venezia, a 25 year resident of Billerica and formerly of Charlestown, entered into eternal life suddenly on Friday, December 12, 2014 at Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington. He was 66 years old. Ed was born in Boston on February 29, 1948, a son of the late James Venezia and Josephine (Castronova) Venezia. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated in the Boston Public School system and graduated from Charlestown High School in 1964. Ed was a self employed painter for many years. He enjoyed gardening and taking care of his fish in his backyard. Ed is the beloved husband of Debra Skane. He is the…