• New Bedford

    Manuel Rodrigues 12/17/2014 New Bedford, MA

    New Bedford – Manuel Rodrigues, age 73 of New Bedford, died, unexpectedly, on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the loving husband of Fernanda Rodrigues and the son of Idalina (Oliveira) and Julio Rodrigues. Mr. Rodrigues worked as a Commercial Fishermen. His family includes his wife, Fernanda, of New Bedford; 2 children: Michelle Rodrigues of New Bedford and the late Nuno Rodrigues; a sister, Elvira Vinagre of New Bedford and 2 nephews: Jose Vinagre of Belchertown, Ma and Rui Vinagre of New Bedford. Visitation for Mr. Rodrigues will be held Friday evening in the funeral home from 6 – 8 P.M. Cremation will follow. Arrangements placed…

  • Medway

    Elizabeth L. Carter 12/17/2014 Medway, MA

    Elizabeth L. (Gabel) Carter, 83, of Franklin formerly of Medway, died December 17, in the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester. She was the wife of the late LeRoy Carter who died in 1991. Born in Franklin, April 11, 1931, the daughter of the late Adolf and Elizabeth (Vogel) Gabel, Mrs. Carter was raised in Franklin and had lived in Medway since 1979. She was a graduate of Franklin High School and Quinsigamond Junior College. She had been a LPN at Medfield State Hospital and had formerly worked at Wrentham Developmental Center. Following her retirement from Medfield State Hospital, Mrs. Carter was the secretary for the Medway Community Church…

  • Acton

    Elaine R. (Manninen) Lalli

    Elaine R. (Manninen) Lalli, 84, a lifelong Maynard resident, died peacefully Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 the the Life Care Center of Acton. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert L. Lalli, Sr., who died in 2003. Born and raised in Maynard, she was the daughter of the late William and Mary “Mae” I. (Lingley) Manninen, and was a graduate of Maynard High School, class of 1948. An excellent homemaker, Mrs. Lalli centered her life around her family. She is survived by four children: Lynne Reardon, Robert Lalli, Jr., Richard Lalli and Lisa Minich; and 8 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. She was the twin sister of the late Lorraine…

  • Worcester County

    Grace M. McManus 11/18/2014 Worcester, MA

    WORCESTER- Grace M. (Hicks) McManus, 93, of Whitinsville, formerly of Worcester passed away Thursday, December 18 in the Beaumont Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete, a full obituary will appear on Tuesday, December 23. View Full Notice → Grace M. McManus 11/18/2014 Worcester, MA

  • Taunton

    Joshua McCrohan 12/17/2014 Berkley, MA / Taunton, MA

    Joshua McCrohan passed away suddenly on December 17, 2014. No service details have been arranged at this time. A full obituary will be posted as soon as Joshua’s family has decided how they will be celebrating his life. Taunton Funeral Home is proud to be serving the McCrohan Family. View Full Notice → Joshua McCrohan 12/17/2014 Berkley, MA / Taunton, MA

  • Southbridge

    Gilbert P. Corriveau of Sturbridge, MA, January 15, 1944 – December 16, 2014

    ​Sturbridge: Gilbert P. Corriveau, 70, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 at Harrington Memorial Hospital after being stricken ill at home.  He leaves his life partner of 48 years Benjamin Perez; his mother Dorothy (Bremer) Corriveau of Southbridge; a brother Robert Corriveau and his companion Evelyn Grimmel, of West Paris, Maine; 2 sisters Jo-Ann Rafail and her husband Robert of  Southbridge, Sandra Partlow and her companion John Balderelli of Sturbridge; a nephew Eugene Corriveau; a niece Carlene Logan; 2 grand nephews Dale Corriveau and Andrew Logan. He was born in Southbridge son of the late Raymond Corriveau and lived in the  area most of his life. Gil graduated from Tantasqua High…

  • Somerville

    Catherine “Kay” Donovan 12/17/2014 Somerville, MA

    Daughter of the late Patrick and Catherine (Roche) Donnellan. Sister of the late Edward Donnellan. Cherished wife of John P. Donovan of Somerville. Devoted mother of William O’Connell and his wife Ann of FL, Edward O’Connell and his wife Cindy of Somerville, John Donovan and his wife Cindy of Billerica, Mary Donovan and Colleen Donovan, both of Somerville, Patrick Donovan and his wife Beth of Saugus. Proud grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Funeral from the Brown-Flaherty Funeral Home, 261 Washington Street, Union Square, Somerville on Monday at 9am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Joseph Church at 10am. Visiting hours Sunday 2-6pm. Relatives…

  • Watertown

    Margaret Danielson 12/17/2014 Watertown, MA

    Danielson, Margaret (Jamgochian), of Lexington and Boca Raton, FL, December 17, 2014. Beloved wife of the late John G. Danielson. Devoted mother of June Hatfield and her husband Walter and Edmond Danielson and his wife Ann. Loving grandmother of John Hatfield and his wife Erica and Kenneth Hatfield and his girlfriend Tara. Great grandmother of Max Danielson Hatfield. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Sister of the late James, John and Albert Jamgochian. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Armenian Church, 145 Brattle Street, Cambridge on Monday, December 22 at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting Hours at the Aram Bedrosian Funeral Home, 558…

  • Roxbury

    Katerina (Ustinov) Gulajew 12/17/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    Ekaterina (Ustinov) Gulajew  (July 13, 1929 – December 17, 2014)   Katerina departed from this life in a peaceful sleep to await the joy of her eternal life at the age of 85.  In accordance with her Russian Orthodox faith, she had received communion and absolution to ease her final journey.  She had suffered many complications following a broken hip in the previous year, finally succumbing to them at Faulkner Hospital in Boston.  The kindness and expertise of the staff at the hospital and of the many other medical professionals at VNA of Boston, Home Staff and other facilities who helped Katerina were most appreciated by her family.   Katerina…

  • Revere

    Patricia Ristino

    Patricia (Luongo) Ristino of Sanford, Maine formerly of Revere and East Boston passed away December 16, 2014 at home surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of Richard Ristino. Loving mother of Stephanie Kramer of ME and Patrick Ristino and his wife Karissa of Revere. Cherished daughter of Tina (DeSantis) Luongo of Westford and the late Pasquale Luongo. Dear sister of Michael Luongo and his wife Gloria of CA, John Luongo of Chelsea and his late wife Susan, Lisa Tardi and her husband Joseph of Westford and the late Patrick A. Luongo, Frederick Luongo and his wife Roberta Luongo of Middleboro. Adored grandmother of Konnor and Khloe Kramer and Anthony and…

  • Fall River

    Antone F. Soares 12/16/2014 Fall River, MA

    Antone F. Soares, age 71, of Fall River passed away on Tuesday December 16, 2014. Born in São Miguel, Açores, he was the son of the late Victorino and Conceicao (Faria) Soares and enjoyed going to the movies and participating in the various activities through People’s Incorporated and Life Stream. He is survived by his two brothers Joseph and John Soares and several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Victorino Soares Jr and Virginio Soares and Deolinda Soares Pelletier. His funeral will take place from the MANUEL ROGERS & SONS FUNERAL HOME 1521 N. Main St. Fall River on SATURDAY here at 8 A.M. followed…

  • Brookline

    John W. MacArthur 12/17/2014 Winchester, MA / Brookline, MA

    John W. MacArthur, age 67, of Winchester, passed away on December 17, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Linda S. (Hayes) MacArthur, and the loving father of Shelley MacArthur Smyth and husband Brendan of Winchester, and Sarah Elizabeth Reilly and husband Joseph of Charlottesville, VA. He was also the dear brother of Brian P. MacArthur and wife Margot of S. Natick and the late Janice Kavanagh and husband L. Brant, and the devoted grandfather of Declan, Christian, Quinn and Madeleine Smyth and Oliver Reilly. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to gather at the Costello Funeral Home, 177 Washington St., Winchester, on Sunday, Dec. 21 from 2:00-5:00 PM and…

  • Dedham

    Anthony P. Roscia 12/16/2014 Dedham, MA

    Roscia, Anthony P. of Kennebunk and Sanford ME, formerly of Dedham. December 16, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Geraldine M. (White) Roscia. Devoted father of Patrick and his wife Sandra of Canton, Anthony Roscia and his wife Charlene of Stoughton, Stephen Roscia and his late wife Donna of Wells, ME, Joseph Roscia and his wife Tammy of South Portland, ME. Also survived by 8 grandchildren. Visitation at the George F. Doherty & Sons, Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St. Dedham, Saturday Dec. 20 from 11:30 to 1pm followed by a funeral service in the funeral home at 1pm. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment in Brookdale Cemetery, Dedham. In…

  • Chelmsford

    Alfred Angus

    CHELMSFORD – Alfred John Angus, 93, a longtime resident of Chelmsford, passed away on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Wingate at Belvidere in Lowell after a period of declining health. He was the beloved husband of Gladys (Bridgeford) Angus to whom he has been married for 72 years. He was born in Lowell on February 15, 1921 and was a son of the late Alfred M. and Mary L. (Dwelley) Angus. Alfred received his early education in the Chelmsford Schools and was a graduate of Chelmsford High School, class of 1940, where he excelled in baseball, football, and basketball. Following graduation he continued to play baseball for the Varney Baseball…

  • Cambridge

    Helen E. (Ward) Powers 12/17/2014 Tewksbury, MA / Arlington, MA / Cambridge, MA

    Helen E. Powers New England Telephone Retiree TEWKSBURY; Helen E. (Ward) Powers, age 87, recently of N. Andover, a former longtime resident of Tewksbury, passed away at home at Bright View Assisted Living, on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. She was surrounded by three generations of her loving family in her final days. Helen was the beloved wife of Thomas M. Powers, who passed away on September 8, 1964. Born in Cambridge on October 22, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Frederick W. and Helen (Lynch) Ward. Helen was raised in Cambridge, attended Cambridge schools and graduated from Cambridge Rindge & Latin High School. Prior to her retirement in…

  • Lowell

    Frances Daneault

    Loving Mother, Grandmother and Sister Frances “Fran” E. (Laniewski) Daneault, of Lowell, died peacefully December 17, 2014, at home, her loving family at her side, aged 86 years. She was the beloved wife of the late Henry J. Daneault Jr., with whom she celebrated 50 years of marriage. Born in South Boston, September 20, 1928, a daughter of the late Anthony and Frances (Makevich) Laniewski. She received her early education in the South Boston school system and graduated from South Boston High School. Frances met Henry at the Lakeview Dance Hall in Dracut. They married on May 31, 1947 and settled in Lowell to raise their family. Mrs. Daneault began…

  • Springfield

    Barbara Cummings

    Barbara Cummings, 68, of Springfield passed away Thursday December 18th surrounded by her family at home. She was born September 8th, 1946 to the late Ignace“Jack” Daborowski and Doris (Sharlow) Daborowski. Barbara grew up in Springfield and graduated from Commerce High School in 1964. Afterwards she went to work as a paraprofessional and spent the last 30 years working for the City of Springfield. In addition to her parents, Barbara is recently predeceased by her husband James F. Cummings III. She is survived by her two children; her son Bryan Cummings and his wife Maura of Springfield, her daughter Jayme Cummings and fiancé Jeffery of Springfield, her brother Robert Daborowski…