• Methuen

    Edward S. Vollick 12/22/2014 Methuen, MA

    Edward S. Vollick, 77 of Methuen, MA, passed away suddenly Monday morning, December 22, 2014. Edward was born September 12, 1937 in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. Married to S. Mardelle Johnson on September 13, 1958, they were married for 54 years before she predeceased him in April 2013. Edward spent most of his years in Pennsylvania where he worked at Bessemer Cement, American Cyanamid and McCarter Tour. He has also worked for Merideth/Burda in Casa Grande, AZ. Edward has always considered Pennsylvania his home, but recently moved to Massachusetts to be close to his family. He was greatly loved and respected for his warm sense of humor and his determination to…

  • Natick

    Abe Kaloustian 12/26/2014 Natick, MA / Millis, MA / Brighton, MA

    Abe Kaloustian, 83 of Natick died Friday, December 26, 2014 at the Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice in Wayland. He was the beloved husband for 53 years of the late Alice L. (Andersen) Kaloustian who died in 2003. A Natick resident for 54 years he was born in Watertown the son of the late Richard and Anna (Kaprizian) Kaloustian. Mr. Kaloustian was the owner and operator of Abe’s Arco Station in Downtown Natick for 42 years retiring in 2005. Abe was known in town for his dedication to his family, friends and his loyal customers at the station. Abe’s at the corner of South Avenue and Main Street next to the…

  • Salem

    Ronald H. Fabiszewski, 84

    SALEM: Ronald H. Fabiszewski, 84, of Salem, passed away peacefully on Christmas Day, 2014, with his loving and devoted family by his side. View Full Notice → Ronald H. Fabiszewski, 84

  • Worcester County

    Richard M. Carty 12/26/2014 Worcester, MA

    Richard M. Carty, 86, of Worcester, passed away Friday, December 26th in Worcester Health Center. He leaves two brothers, John A. Carty, SJ, of Alexandria, Egypt and Paul A. Carty and his wife Anne of Houston, TX; a sister, Margaret Dilworth of Bloomfield Hills, MI; and nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by a brother, Francis Carty. He was born in Worcester, the son of John A. and Margaret M. (Sullivan) Carty and graduated from South High School and Worcester Junior College. He was a civil engineer for the Massachusetts State Highway Department, retiring in 1995. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran and had been a member…

  • Watertown

    Toula Economo

    Toula(Kiriagis) Economo, of Arlington, Mass., passed away on December 26, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Theodore Economo. Devoted mother of Louis Economo and his wife Anne Marie and Christopher Economo. Loving grandmother of Casey, Jamie, Theodore and Alexander Economo. Great Grandmother of Bentley Marie Brescia. Sister of Angela Denison. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral Service on Tuesday, December 30, 2015 at 10am at St. Athanasius The Great Greek Orthodox Church, 4 Appleton St., Arlington, MA. Please go directly to church. Visiting hours on Monday, Dec. 29th at the Rogers and Hutchins Funeral Home, 292 Mass. Ave., Arlington, MA from 4 to 8pm. In lieu…

  • Lawrence

    John “Jack” Joseph Laliberty 12/23/2014

    Methuen — John “Jack”Joseph Laliberty, 77, a resident of Methuen, passed away on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at Lawrence General Hospital surrounded by his family. Jack was born in Lawrence and educated in the Lawrence Schools. He was a 1954 graduate of Central Catholic High School. Jack went on to get an Associate degree in Paper Engineering from Lowell Tech. He had worked as a Production Manager for Merrimac Paper Company for some 38 years. Jack was a Boy Scout Leader for many years. An avid Boston Sports fan who loved the Red Sox and the Bruins, Jack was a coach for the Tower Hill Little League Boys and Girls.…

  • Framingham

    Lee Grady 12/20/2014 Natick, MA / Wellesley, MA / Framingham, MA

    Lee Grady, 90, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Tufts Medical Center in Boston on December 20th after a brief illness. Lee, a lifelong resident of Natick, was born on October 31, 1924. She graduated from Natick High School in the class of 1942, where she was a cheerleader and Secretary of her class. In 1944 she received an Associate’s Degree in Arts and Letters from Boston University. She married her high school sweetheart, John Grady, in 1946. Lee and her husband were both devoted Natick High Alumni, being active in helping plan class reunions for their respective classes. Lee was a homemaker for many years, and also…

  • East Boston

    Robertson WARD 12/9/2014 Winthrop, MA / East Boston, MA

    WARD, Robertson, architect, FAIA, 92, passed away on Dec. 9, 2014, at the Don Orione Home in East Boston. He was 92. He was a Harvard Graduate, Class of ’45, a Harvard Grad. School of Design, Illinois Inst. of Tech. Class of ’51-’52. He was an astoundingly creative, caring person who has enriched this world with his ideas and brilliant projects. His work has largely involved schools: 22 high schools in CA, Vassar, Deerfield, Bennington, and the Air Force Academy. His work had also been in Chicago, Tokyo, Paris, Genoa, Madrid, and the Caribbean. He led ground breaking material’s research, as well as workplace environments and productivity research. He was…

  • Dedham

    Olga A. (DiBenedetto) Colagiovanni 12/27/2014 Dedham, MA / West Roxbury, MA

    Colagiovanni, Olga A. (DiBenedetto) of Dedham, age 93, December 27, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Frank S. Colagiovanni. Devoted mother of Louise L. Kazanjian and her husband Gerald P. of Medfield and Frank D. Colagiovanni and his wife Jane (Connelly) of West Roxbury grandmother of Frank J. Colagiovanni and his wife Erin of Framingham, Joseph T. Colagiovanni and his wife Laurie of West Roxbury, Gerald P. Kazanjian, Jr. and his wife Katrina of Hopkinton, great grandmother of Bennett, Eve and Grant Kazanjian and Charlotte and Harker Colagiovanni. Sister of Albert DiBenedetto and the late Mary Lopilato and Gene J. DiBenedetto. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055…

  • Dracut

    Joseph DiCarlo

    DRACUT- Joseph J. DiCarlo Sr., 93, died peacefully at his home on Friday, December 26, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of the late Vita P. (Rugnetta) DiCarlo. Joseph was born in Arielli, Italy on April 7, 1921. He was the son of the late Rocco and Mary (DiFabio) DiCarlo. He was educated in the North End of Boston. Prior to his retirement, Joseph was employed as a milk man for 33 years and later in life helped his son open and operate Scolas Restaurant in Dracut for 15 years. Joseph was a Cub Scout Leader and a member of the Knights of Columbus in…

  • Brockton

    Michael G. Newton 12/25/2014 Brockton, MA

    Michael G. Newton 70, of Brockton died in the Good Samaritan Medical Center December 25, 2014 following a lengthy illness. Michael is the husband of Jean (Mitchell) Newton; he was born in Boston and raised in Cambridge and was the son of the late Robert H. and Frances C. (Bryant) Newton. He proudly served in the US Army as a Small Arms Specialist and was stationed at the Schofield Barracks in Hawaii. Following his tour he went to work for Poloroid in Cambridge, later as a taxi driver for Red and White Cab in Jamaica Plain, as a courier for Hydro-Pak and finally retiring from Chapman Manufacturing in Avon. Michael…

  • Cambridge

    Zelda E. “Z” Owens

    OWENS, Zelda E. (Graves) “Z”, of Framingham, formerly of Cambridge. Passed away peacefully on December 25, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Daughter of the late Wesley, Sr. and Erma Graves. Beloved wife of 34 years to the late Robert H. Owens, Jr. Loving mother of Kim (Johnston) Hall of CA, formerly of Cambridge, and her husband Aaron, Robert H. Owens III of Framingham, and Bruce Owens and his wife Dina of Cambridge. Dear sister of Claudette (Graves) Underwood of Arlington, and the late Wesley Graves Jr. Devoted grandmother of Jordan R. Owens of Cambridge. Cherished aunt of Kristin Underwood Neves and her husband Pharoah, and Philip M. Reavis Jr.…

  • Bridgewater

    Marlborough “Mal” F. Williams 12/25/2014 Taunton, MA / Brockton, MA / West Bridgewater, MA

    Marlborough “Mal” Francis Williams 88, of Taunton formerly of Brockton and W. Bridgewater, died December 25, 2014 at Life Care Center of Raynham. He was the husband for 62 years to the late H. Marie “Honey” (Belcher) Williams. Mal was born to the late Alden and Harriet (Hall) Williams in Boston. He was raised in Brockton and graduated Brockton High School class of 1944. Following graduation he entered the Merchant Marines and spent the next three years sailing convoys searching mined areas where he earned both the Pacific and Atlantic war zone bars. Mal attended the Boston Art School while working for the Plourde Display Company; he later passed the…

  • Burlington

    Barbara Lano

    LANO, Barbara M. (Austin) of Burlington formerly of Winchester on December 26, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Armand W. Lano. Loving mother of Wendy and her husband Scott Dawe of Burlington and the late Paul A. & Mark C. Lano. Devoted Grandmother of Caitlyn and her husband Josh van Schouwen & Peter S. Dawe. Dear sister of Dr. Raymond F. Austin and his wife Loraine of VA, William Austin and his wife Betty of Melrose and Beverly Doyle and her husband Robert of Wilmington. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A visiting hour will be held at the Lane Funeral Home 760 Main St. (Rte. 38) WINCHESTER on…

  • Andover

    Mr. Timothy F. Daley 12/25/2014 Andover, MA / Salem, MA / Dracut, MA / Windham, NH / Merrimack, NH

    Mr. Timothy F. Daley, a resident of Salem, New Hampshire, formerly of Dracut and beloved husband of Carol Ann (Stansfield) Daley, passed away at his home on Thursday, December 25, 2014. He was 83 years old. Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, on April 16, 1931, he was the beloved son of the late Daniel and Annie (Owens) Daley. Tim was a Millwright for Raytheon for more than 50 years. He truly loved his work. Mr. Daley was active with his children and always enjoyed being involved with whatever they were doing in their lives. He will be dearly missed. Besides his beloved wife, Carol, whom he married on October 12, 1958,…

  • Arlington

    Louise E. Hynes

    HYNES, Louise E. (Terry) of Cambridge, formerly of Arlington and Roslindale. December 27, 2014. Beloved wife of the late James P. Hynes. She is survived by two step daughters, Patrice MacCune of Canton and Marie Doolan of Hyde Park, 4 grandsons and 1 great grand daughter. Sister of the late Mary E. Parks, John, David, and Charles Terry, Alice Packard, Lillian Cutter, Florence Gagne, Helen Tivnan, and Terese O’Neil. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and grand nieces and nephews. Retired teacher Cambridge School Dept; graduate of Lowell Teachers College; M.ed. from Boston State College. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 2175 Mass Ave., NORTH CAMBRIDGE on Tuesday at 9…

  • Boston

    Joseph P. Fabiano 12/26/2014 Medford, MA / Boston, MA

    Fabiano, Joseph P. of Medford, December 26th. Beloved husband for 62 years of Catherine M. (Stagliano). Devoted father of Cheryl Walsh and her husband Frank, Renee Petrella and her husband Frank, Sandy Hafner and her husband Ed, and Maria Fabiano all of Medford. Loving grandfather of Matthew Walsh and his wife Erin, Nicole and Alyssa Walsh, Christina and Anthony Petrella, David Cuzziere, Joey and Robbie Hafner, Michael and Gregory DeBiase. Brother of Grace Tarani, Ann Tambone, both of Medford, and the late Nicholas Fabiano. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., MEDFORD, Wednesday, December 31st, at 8 a.m. followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Raphael…

  • Worcester County

    Adolfo R. Boix 12/24/2014 Worcester, MA

    WORCESTER-Adolfo R. Boix, 86, died Wednesday, December 24 at home, surrounded by his family. He was predeceased by his wife Gilda Boix on October 7, 2009. Mr. Boix is survived by a daughter Laima R. Cespedes; two step daughters,Maggie Moulton and Gilda Migares; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son, Adolfo Rene Cespedes. He was born in Santiago de Cuba, son of Maximo Cespedes and Dora Boix and moved to the United States in 1965. He worked at Commonwealth Spring Company for several years. The funeral will be held on Tuesday, December 30 from CALLAHAN~FAY & CASWELL FUNERAL HOME, 61 Myrtle Street, Worcester with a…

  • Somerville

    Lawrence L. Dyer 12/25/2014 Somerville, MA

    Of Somerville, at age 75 on December 25, 2014. Loving husband to his late wife Claudine (Pacheco) Dyer. Son of the late Lawrence and Rachel (Holmes) Dyer. Cherished father of Larry Dyer and his wife Regina (Nunes) of Somerville, Darrin Dyer and his loving companion Sheryl Kandler of Woburn, Lance Dyer and his husband Rick Dyer of Lexington, KY, Derek Dyer and his wife Carla of Somerville and Claudine Dyer of Somerville. Proud “Gramps” and “Grampy” of Quentin Dyer of NC, MacKenzie & Kennedy Dyer of Somerville and Jacob Dyer of Woburn. Beloved brother of Theresa Nardone and her late husband Vincent of Woburn, Carl Dyer and his late wife…

  • Watertown

    Yvonne Boyniegrian 12/26/2014

    Boyniegrian, Yvonne (Kizirian) of Watertown, December 26, 2014. Beloved daughter of the late Moses and Shushan Kizirian. Devoted wife of the late Manuel Boyniegrian. Loving mother of Araxi Mikaelian and her husband Arsen, Susan Donoyan and her husband Raffi and Dalita Davidian. Cherished grandmother of Shant, Herayre, Talin and Ara. Sister of Paulet Mazmanian and Abraham Kizirian. Funeral service at the Armenian Memorial Church, 32 Bigelow Avenue, Watertown on Tuesday, December 30 at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment at Ridgelawn Cemetery, Watertown. Memorial gifts may be made to the Armenian Memorial Church. At the request of the family, there are no visiting hours. Arrangements…

  • Provincetown

    Richard W. English 12/23/2014 Provincetown, MA

    Richard W. English of Provincetown died at home Dec. 23, 2014. He was 72. Born and educated in Lansing Michigan, he was a US Army veteran, stationed in Germany in the early 1960’s. After graduation, he returned to Michigan and served in the US Merchant Marine on the Great Lakes. In the early seventies several of his friends migrated to Provincetown. Richard, hopped onto a Greyhound bus in 1968 heading for Provincetown. He aim was to become “a simple fisherman” as John Lennon had said in a Rolling Stone interview, as well as wanting to be a painter. But he didn’t think his imagination could be confined within the boundaries…

  • Shrewsbury

    Dolores Hargrave

    AUBURN-Dolores E. (DeRuyscher) Hargrave, 86, of Auburn, formerly of the Rochester, NY area, died Saturday December 20, 2014 at home with her family by her side. Dolores had previously lived in Chili and South Byron, NY for many years before moving to Auburn, MA in 2005. Her husband Donald J. Hargrave died in 2011. She leaves her son Rev. Douglas Geeze, and his wife Joanne of Auburn, her loving grandchildren: Matthew Geeze and his wife Kendyl, of Phoenix, AZ, Jonathan Geeze of Groton, CT, and Caroline Geeze of Nashville, TN, and a niece Sharon Switzer, of New York. Dolores was born in Gates, NY. She was the daughter of Isaac…

  • Roxbury

    Andrew W. McFarland 12/26/2014 West Roxbury, MA

    McFARLAND, Andrew W. Sr. of West Roxbury, formerly of Jamaica Plain, Dec. 26, 2014. Beloved husband of Barbara “Binky” (O’Brien). Loving father of Andrew W. McFarland Jr. and his wife Anne of Melrose, and Dawn M. Walsh and her husband Michael of West Roxbury. Devoted grandfather of Alyssa, Audrey, and Annie McFarland and Gwendolyn Walsh. Brother of Kay Ramsey of FL, John McFarland Jr. of Mansfield, William McFarland of Weymouth and the late Gerard McFarland. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home 2055 Centre St. WEST ROXBURY, Tuesday, Dec. 30 at 9am. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Theresa Church at 10 o’clock. Visiting hours Monday 4-8 pm.…

  • Lawrence

    John “Jack” Joseph Laliberty 12/23/2014 Methuen, MA / Lawrence, MA

    Methuen — John “Jack”Joseph Laliberty, 77, a resident of Methuen, passed away on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at Lawrence General Hospital surrounded by his family. Jack was born in Lawrence and educated in the Lawrence Schools. He was a 1954 graduate of Central Catholic High School. Jack went on to get an Associate degree in Paper Engineering from Lowell Tech. He had worked as a Production Manager for Merrimac Paper Company for some 38 years. Jack was a Boy Scout Leader for many years. An avid Boston Sports fan who loved the Red Sox and the Bruins, Jack was a coach for the Tower Hill Little League Boys and Girls.…

  • Danvers

    Claire H. (Francoeur) Guy 12/24/2014 Danvers, MA / Newbury, MA

    Claire H. Guy died Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at Hunt Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Danvers, following a long illness. Born and raised in Mont Carmel, Quebec, Canada, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Marie-Luce (Duval) Francoeur. Claire graduated from high school at the Convent of Good Pasteur in Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec. She came to Salem in 1945 and attended Salem Commercial School. In later years she worked for AT&T which became Alcatel-Lucent, from which she retired in 1992. She was an avid golfer and walker. She liked to oil paint, cook, bowl and travel. She had a strong love for her family in Canada and the United…

  • Fall River

    Anibal S. Mello 12/20/2014 Fall River, MA

    Anibal S. Mello, age 65, passed away on Saturday December 20, 2014. Born in Furnas São Miguel, Açores he was the son of the late Anibal S. and Maria (Borges) Mello and husband of Vivian M. (Carvalho) Mello. He was the proprietor Mechanic at Mello’s Service Station for more than 40 years, he was a graduate of Diman Vocational High School and a communicant of Christ Community Church. In addition to his wife he is survived by his 3 sons Brian D. Mello of Norton (fiancé Angela), Eric Dopart of Somerset and Scott Provencal of North Attleboro; siblings Joseph and Manuel Mello, Mary Ferreira and Anna Medeiros; 2 grandchildren Kennedy…