• Fall River

    Vivian (Cateon) Cambra

    Vivian (Cateon) Cambra March 7, 1947 – December 30, 2017 Vivian (Cateon) Cambra, 70, of Fall River, passed away on Saturday December 30th, 2017 surrounded by her loving family…. View Details

  • Fall River

    Frank Owsney 1/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER… Frank Owsney, 86, of Fall River passed away January 3, 2018 at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River. He was the widower of Margaret (Silvia) Owsney. Born in Fall River, he was a son of the late John and Magdalena (Zimbo) Owsney and had been a lifelong resident of this city. Mr. Owsney worked as a Dyer at Pioneer Finishing for over 20 years, retiring in 1996. He enjoyed walking around parks and the city and playing softball. Survivors include his sons, Michael “M.O.” Owsney and his wife Lisa of Fall River and Steven Owsney and his companion Brian Oliveira of Fall River, his daughter, Melissa Owsney and…

  • Fall River

    Frank Owsney 1/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER… Frank Owsney, 86, of Fall River passed away January 3, 2018 at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River. He was the widower of Margaret (Silvia) Owsney. Born in Fall River, he was a son of the late John and Magdalena (Zimbo) Owsney and had been a lifelong resident of this city. Mr. Owsney worked as a Dyer at Pioneer Finishing for over 20 years, retiring in 1996. He enjoyed walking around parks and the city and playing softball. Survivors include his sons, Michael “M.O.” Owsney and his wife Lisa of Fall River and Steven Owsney and his companion Brian Oliveira of Fall River, his daughter, Melissa Owsney and…

  • Fall River

    Ayana Y. Malone-Rodriguez 12/23/2017 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER… Ayana Y. Malone-Rodrigues, 23, of Fall River passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 in Connecticut. Born in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, she the daughter of Marvin Malone & his wife Myra Rocha of Fall River and Ramona Rodriguez of Fall River. Ayana worked as a packer at a medical supply company and enjoyed singing, dancing, shopping and making people laugh. Along with her parents, she is survived by her sisters, Tiffany Rodriguez & Juliana Malone, her brothers, Franco Santos, Markee Malone, Jovan Morgan, Joseph Rocha, Joshua Rocha & Shane Starllings, her maternal grandmother, Miguelina Lorenzo Rodriguez, several nieces and nephews. Funeral service to which relatives and friends…

  • Lawrence

    John M. Vencis

    HAVERHILL – John M. “Jack” “Rip” Vencis, 72, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. Born in Haverhill, he was the son of the late Anthony and Rose (Warchol) Vencis. Raised and educated in…

  • Lawrence

    Aida Martone

    NAPLES, FL – Aida Philomena (Ciocca) Martone, 98, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at her home in Bradford Square, Naples, Florida, and was previously a resident of IslandWalk for many happy years prior to her residence at…

  • Lawrence

    Marie Claire (Roger) Berthiaume

    LAWRENCE: Marie Claire (Roger) Berthiaume, 90, of Lawrence, passed away Monday, January 1, 2018 at the Lawrence General Hospital surrounded by her loving family . Born in Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Alice (Payeur)…

  • Lawrence

    Dena Lord

    SACO, ME: Dena Lewis Lord, age 90, passed away on Dec. 31, 2017 in Saco. She was born in Sebago, Maine on Nov. 11, 1927, a daughter of the late Guy and Lendora (Mullen) Lewis. After graduating from Potter Academy in Sebago in 1945, she went on to…

  • Lawrence

    Joseph Morgan

    METHUEN: Joseph P. Morgan, 82, of Methuen, passed away peacefully January 2, 2018 at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital in Bedford. Born in Lawrence, he was the son of the late William and Alice Morgan. Joseph served in the U.S….

  • Lawrence

    Richard Merritt, Jr.

    HAVERHILL: Richard C. Merritt, Jr., 56, husband of Tammy A. (Tracy) Merritt, passed away December 31, 2017 at Boston Medical Center with his family by his side. Born in Haverhill, he was the son of the late Richard C. Merritt, Sr. and Nancy A….

  • Lawrence

    Carmelina Galvagna

    NORTH ANDOVER – Due to the storm, Mrs Galvagna’s wake has been changed from Thursday to Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover, MA 01845. Her Funeral Mass will now be on Saturday 9:30 a.m. at St….

  • Lexington

    John, III Rudd

    John, III Rudd December 31, 2017 Rudd, John Joseph, III Passed away with his family by his side on December 31, 2017. He was born on April 7, 1955 at View full obituary

  • Lynn

    Gary Nagle

    View Gary Nagle Gary D. Nagle, age 65 years of Lynn died unexpectedly Wednesday Dec. 27th at his home. Born in Lynn he was the son of the late Richard T. and Albena (Parent) Nagle. He attended Lynn schools and graduated from Lynn English High School, Class 0f 1970. Gary enlisted in the U. S. Navy and served in Vietnam during the Vietnam War. He was a former dog officer in Lynn, and was also employed as a Resident Assistant for Greater Lynn Senior Services. Gary loved music, playing the lotter…

  • Melrose

    Stephane S. Muamba 12/27/2017 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Melrose,MA

    Stephane S. Muamba, of Melrose passed away on December 27, 2017. He was 82 years old. Visiting hours will be held at the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home, 865 Main Street, Malden on Friday January 5th from 5-9pm. Funeral will be on Saturday January 6th from 9:00am-11:30pm at the funeral home followed by interment in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose.

  • Natick

    Sofia E. (Webb) Gitter 1/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Chestnut Hill,MA / Brookline,MA / Natick,MA / Cambridge,MA

    Sofia E. (Webb) Gitter, age 90, formerly of Chestnut Hill and Brookline, died peacefully on Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at the Mary Ann Morse Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Natick. Sofia was an accomplished portrait artist and pianist. She was the beloved wife of the late Professor A. George Gitter; devoted mother of Natasha A. Hope & her husband Stephen of Cambridge formerly of Natick and S. Alexei Gitter of Park Ridge, IL; loving grandmother of Laryssa, Camille, Ross, Charlie, Elliot, Ryden, Alexandra and great-grandmother of Francesco and Mila. Memorial services will be held at the Westgate Church, 100 Winter Street, Weston, on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at 12:00 NOON.…

  • Needham

    Doris (Neary) Donoghue 1/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    DONOGHUE, Doris (Neary), formerly of Needham, passed away peacefully on January 2, 2018 at Elizabeth Seton Residence, Wellesley, surrounded by her family. She was 95. Beloved wife of the late John J. Donoghue. Loving mother of Frances Thompson and her husband Charles, Attorney Jack Donoghue and his wife Toni, Patricia Lang and her husband Gerald, and Richard Donoghue and his wife Kathy. Sister of the late Thomas J. Neary, Jr., Ethel White, Retha Grondski, Janet Neary, and Kenneth Neary. Doris was also the cherished grandmother of ten grandchildren and great grandmother of eleven great grandchildren. She was also a loving aunt to several nieces and nephews. Born in Chicopee, MA…

  • New Bedford

    Claude Joseph Fafard 1/1/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford– Claude Joseph Fafard, age 69 of New Bedford, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Lucie Yergeau and the son of Claire Marie (Lemire) Fafard and the late Marcel Fafard. Claude was born in Quebec, Canada. He worked as a carpenter and repaired old homes, worked on boats and also did plumbing and electric work. He is survived by his wife, Lucie; his 6 children, Nicole Fafard Brousseau, Mabel Fafard Hebert, Brian Fafard, Robert LeBlanc, Rene LeBlanc and Isabelle LeBlanc Furtado; 10 grandchildren, Christopher, Kalib, Jasmin, Nathan, Thomas, Melody, Maryanne, Elizabeth, Kyle and Mia; as well as 9…

  • New Bedford

    Patricia Ann Considine 1/1/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA / Mattapoisett,MA

    Patricia Ann (Provancher) Considine, 80, passed away on Monday January 1, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a brief illness. Born in Troy, New York, and raised in Hemstreet Park, New York, she was the eldest daughter of the late Edwin and Catherine (Welch) Provancher. She was married to David Francis Considine and the mother of six sons to whom she devoted all of her love and attention. Family, and particularly her children, were of paramount importance in her life. She was actively involved for many years in the Parent Teacher Association at Friends Academy, where all six of her sons attended school. An avid gardener throughout…

  • North Andover

    Wiseman, James

    Wiseman, James May 17, 1966 – January 1, 2018 The earth lost a special being on Monday, January 1, when Jim Wiseman of Andover, MA passed. He fought the good fight against multiple sclerosis from the age of 19,…

  • South Boston

    HELEN M. GALINAUSKAS 1/3/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    GALINAUSKAS, HELEN M. (TAYLOR) of So. Boston Jan 3, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph. Devoted mother of Helen Galinauskas and the late John Galinauskas. Dear sister of Katherine Regan & the late Walter Whittemore, Alice Hill, John Whittemore, Theresa Comstock, William, Patrick & Lillian Taylor. Lovingly survived by her grandchildren Joseph, Christopher, Keith & Aaron Galinauskas, her 4 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Visiting Hours at The Casper Funeral Home, 187 Dorchester Street, So. Boston Monday from 9-10:30A.M.. Followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Monica’s Church at 11A.M. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flower’s donations may be made in Helen’s memory to Catholic TV…

  • Springfield

    Hilda Velazquez

    Hilda Velazquez Send Flowers March 02, 1944 – December 31, 2017 Hilda Velazquez 73, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away at her home on December 31, 2017. She was born in Puerto Rico, and relocated View full obituary

  • Springfield

    Leroy David Lane

    Leroy David Lane Send Flowers February 28, 1939 – December 21, 2017 Leroy David Lane, 78, went to our Lord peacefully on December 21st, 2017, he was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY on February 20th, 1939 View full obituary

  • Sudbury

    Nicholas Bartone 1/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA / Sudbury,MA / Stoughton,MA / Norwood,MA / Sharon,MA

    Nicholas Bartone died peacefully January 1, 2018. He was 100 years old. Nicholas was a proud veteran of W.W. II serving in the U.S. Army in England and North Africa. He was a retired maintenance worker for the town of Canton Public Schools. Devoted wife of Mary A. Bartone (Vendetti) for 70 years. Loving father of Barbara M. Bartone of Norwood and John N. Bartone of Texas. Proud grandfather of Jeremy Bartone of Texas, Christopher Bartone of Sudbury and godfather of Mary Jane Cavallaro. Nick loved life and always had a smile on his face. Funeral services will be private. Donations in his memory may be made to the Canton…

  • Watertown

    Linda Petrosian 1/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Watertown,MA

    Linda Petrosian 57 of Waltham, Massachusetts passed away peacefully on January 2nd, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Sebuh Petrosian. Loving daughter of Yolanda and Daniel Cellucci. Devoted mother of sons Dimitri and Alec, sister of Sondra Damirjian. She also leaves behind nieces, Milan Damirjian and Shakeh Dadigian. Linda was an accomplished model in the Boston area and was a big contributor to many charity fashion events. Her sense of humor was contagious, she had a laugh and a smile that could light up the world. Linda touched the lives of everyone she knew, let us remember Linda as the carefree and loving person she was and…

  • Weston

    Mrs. Caroline H. (Hibbard) Buckler 12/27/2017 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / North Andover,MA / Weston,MA / San Carlos,CA / Potomac,IL

    North Andover, Mass. – Mrs. Caroline H. Buckler, 79, of North Andover, Mass., formerly of Gloucester, MA, died peacefully on December 27, 2017 surrounded by family. Caroline, more commonly called Carol, was born on December 23, 1938, in Boston, MA., to Stephen B. and Harriet (White) Hibbard. She was the older of 2 children. Most of Carol’s childhood was spent in Pittsfield, MA, until she left to attend Madeira School in Washington, D.C., from which she graduated in 1956. She then went on to obtain a BA in Greek Art from Smith College in 1960. Carol had 2 daughters with her first husband, James N. Edwards of Duxbury, MA. In…

  • Winthrop

    Jeannette P. (Visconte) FALLON 1/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Winthrop,MA

    FALLON, Jeannette P. (Visconte), of Winthrop on January 2, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Robert Fallon. Devoted mother of Kathleen Wilcox and her husband James of Franklin, Sheila Fallon of Winthrop, the late Carolyn Marks and her husband Paul of Madison, NH, and Patricia McCarthy and her husband Thomas of Winthrop. Adored grandmother of Robert Wilcox, Leslie Hyland and her husband Brian, Michele, David and Jill Marks and Erin McCarthy. Great-grandmother of Merrick and Matthew Poto. Dear sister of Doris Visconte of Franklin and the late Richard and Eddie Visconte and Virginia Rowe. A Funeral Mass will be held in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St. Winthrop,…

  • Worcester County

    Amar’e Zaire Irving, 2 months 1/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester: Baby Amar’e Z. Collins Irving, infant son of Jeffery Irving and Ailyah Collins, passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 in UMASS Memorial Medical Center. He was 2 months old. Besides his parents he leaves his maternal grandmother Holly Hartley of Worcester; his paternal grandmother Keisha Irving of Worcester; paternal grandfather- Samuel Irving; great grandfathers Ralph Collins, Sr. of Littleton and Sammy Irving of Worcester; two very special aunts- Andrea Simmons of Littleton and Brenda Arsenault of Uxbridge; many aunts, uncles, and cousins including Andre Collins, Jordan Collins, Kailyn Jones, Jailyn Jones, Tre’ Irving, Malachi Irving, Kiara Irving, and Ny’asia Irving. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January…

  • Worcester County

    Catherine Lombardi 1/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER – Mrs. Catherine A. Lombardi, 88, passed away on Tuesday January 2nd at UMass Medical Center. Catherine was born on August 29, 1929 in Boston, Massachusetts a daughter of Augustine and Anna Chioda. Loving wife to the late Michael Lombardi. A lifelong resident, Catherine was educated through the Worcester Schools. She was a loving wife, mother grandmother who devoted her life to taking care of her family. Catherine’s family would like to thank the staff at St Francis Home where she resided for three years and the staff at UMass Hospice Care(5th floor) for their kindness and professionalism during Catherine’s stay. She is survived by her son Michael Cutler…

  • Salem

    Benjamin Couillard

    BEVERLY – Benjamin E. Couillard 60, of Beverly died Monday, January 1, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Salem he was the son of Albert A Couillard and Lillie A (Wilkinson) Couillard. Ben is survived by his daughter, Cheri Couillard of Norwood; two brothers and two sisters, Andrew “Butch” Couillard of Beverly, and Dana Couillard and his wife, Monique of Dover, N.H., Victoria and her husband Andre Corbeil of Salem, and Trudy and her husband, Douglas of Sidney, Maine. and many nieces and nephews. He also leaves special individuals in his life. His former sister- in-law, Laura Whalen-Couillard of Peabody. His former wife and long…

  • Newburyport

    Joseph F. "Joe" O'Neil

    KINGSTON, NH – Joseph F. O'Neil “Joe”, age 82, recently of Kingston, NH, formerly of Port Charlotte, FL, died unexpectedly at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, on January 2nd with loving family by his side. Born in Chelsea, MA, on May 24, 1935, he attended Medford High School until he joined the U.S. Navy at the age of 17. He went around the world twice on a Navy destroyer during the Korean War and received the National Defense Service Medal as well as the China Service Medal. Joe proudly received his High School G.E.D. later in life in Port Charlotte, Fla. He worked at General Electric in Lynn…

  • Salem

    Ferinand Colloredo-Mansfeld

    HAMILTON – Ferdinand “Moose” Colloredo-Mansfeld, Boston business leader, champion of health care reform, advocate for Boston public schools, and land conservationist, died at his home on December 26, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born in England September 19, 1939, to American mother and Austrian father. He graduated from Groton School in 1957 and Harvard College in 1961. After graduating from Harvard Business School in 1965, Moose took a job with Brown Brothers Harriman where he worked in investment management. In 1970 he joined Cabot, Cabot & Forbes and went on to serve as CEO for 13 years, at a time when CC&F was one of the most active…

  • Gloucester

    Anne Tierney

    PEABODY- Anne F. (Downey) Tierney, 87, of Peabody, formerly of Rockport, and Arlington, passed away peacefully, just shy of her 88th birthday, on January 1, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late John F. “Jack” Tierney Jr. Born in Cambridge on January 6, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Edward and Anna Mae (White) Downey. Anne was a graduate of Regis College with the Class of 1951. She was a past President of the Guild of the Infant Savior, in Boston, a weaver at Lexington Arts & Crafts Society, and member of Weavers Guild of Boston. Anne and Jack were long time members of the…

  • Salem

    Louis Woods, III

    BEVERLY – Louis J. Woods, III, 88, died Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Essex Park Nursing & Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness. He was the husband of the late Joanne M. (Smith) Woods who died in 2016. Born in Peabody on January 7, 1929, he was the son of the late Louis J. and Alice D. (Fitzgerald) Woods. He had resided in Salem for several years before moving to Beverly over 70 years ago. A U.S. Army veteran of World War Two, he was honorably discharged on March 25, 1948. Louis was a successful businessman, along with his wife, they started many business ventures on the North Shore, including…

  • Cape Cod

    Anthony DiRenzo

    BOURNE – Anthony DiRenzo, 94, of Bourne and formerly of Brockton, died on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. He was the beloved husband of the late Eleanor M. (Moynihan) DiRenzo for 57 years who predeceased him in 2008. Born in Brockton to John and Lydia (Pietrolini) DiRenzo.Anthony was a 1941 graduate of Brockton High School. A US Navy veteran, he served in the South Pacific during WWII. He worked for the Boston DPW, where he was instrumental in designing the HOV, and retired in 1988. He was […]