• Lynn

    Olympia Manos

    SWAMPSCOTT — Olympia Manos of Swampscott, passed away on Saturday in her home after a lengthy illness surrounded by friends and family. She was born, raised, and lived in Lynn most of her life, and was the daughter of the late John and Demetra Manos, also of Lynn. She graduated from Lynn Classical High School and was an active alumnus for many years. For many of her teenage years she worked in her family business, The Manos Confectionary Shop on Washington Street, making chocolates and ice cream the old fashioned way — by hand. Upon graduating from Classical High School, she immediately began working in the mail room for the…

  • Lynn

    George Koukounaris, 89

    NAHANT — George Koukounaris, 89, of Nahant, passed away peacefully on Jan. 5. Mr. Koukounaris was born on March 26, 1928, in Chios, Greece. He always had three loves, his family, his faith and the United States of America. Arriving in the U.S. on Thanksgiving Day in 1955, at the age of 27, Mr. Koukounaris built a career in real estate development. His business success was, in large part, a love of the personal relationships he built with his tenants. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recognized him as one of the top 100 landlords in the United States, the Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce presented him with…

  • Lynn

    Bruce P. Therrien, 60

    It is with great sadness that the family of Bruce Paul Therrien announces his passing due to cardiac arrest while shoveling on Jan. 4, 2018, at the age of 60 years. Bruce is survived and lovingly remembered by his partner of 25 years Scott J. Stirling; his father Robert Therrien of Plainville, Conn.; sister Sharon and her former husband Robert Herdlein of Manchester, N.H.; uncle Paul and aunt Sue Therrien of Collinsville, Conn.; niece Anna Herdlein of Lowell; nephew Matthew Herdlein of Manchester, N.H.; and many relatives and friends. Bruce is predeceased by his mother Jeannette Therrien. Bruce is lovingly remembered by the family of Scott J. Stirling including his…

  • Lynn

    Anthony Gomatos, 45

    LYNN — Anthony “Tony” Gomatos, age 45, of Lynn, died on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at North Shore Medical Center, Union Hospital, after being stricken at home, following a lengthy and courageous battle with Multiple Sclerosis. Born in Lynn in 1972, Tony was the beloved son of Konstantinos and Maria (Agganis) Gomatos. He was raised in Lynn, attended Lynn Public Schools and graduated from St. John’s Preparatory School in 1990. He went on to receive a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Northeastern University in 1995. He was the former owner and operator of the Corporate Convenience Store in Woburn and the Panagom Mortgage Company and most recently worked as…

  • Lynn

    Tanya (Reil) Rodriguez, 40

    Tanya Rodriguez was born on July 25, 1977, and passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 5, 2018. Tanya was a resident of Lynn at the time of her passing. She was raised in East Boston and attended schools in both East Boston and Revere. Tanya was a devoted daughter, wife, mother, sister, aunt, niece, cousin and friend. Tanya’s greatest joy in life was her two daughters. She enjoyed cooking and taking walks on the beach. Tanya is survived by her husband, Samuel Rodriguez and her two beautiful, loving daughters, Olivia Walker 16-years-old and Alanna Walker 12-years-old, all of Lynn. Her loving mother, Sally (Marco) Reil, her two sisters, April Reil and…

  • Lynn

    Roger C. Lummus Jr.

    Roger C. Lummus Jr. passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 31, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was born Feb. 7, 1934, and was a lifelong Lynnfield resident. He was the husband of the late Gloria (Chadbourne) Lummus and the son of the late Roger and Helen Lummus. He is survived by his daughter Cynthia Lummus and husband Joseph Zaraschi of Essex, Conn., sons William and Jonathan Lummus, both of Lynnfield, grandson Daniel Lummus and wife Kerri of Boxford. He also leaves behind his sister Elizabeth Keenan of Florida, and sister in law Carol Wadsworth of Lynnfield. Roger was a successful business man and believed in working hard and…

  • Lynn

    Robert T. Mazzola, 83

    LYNN — Mr. Robert T. Mazzola, 83 years of Lynn, died in a local nursing home on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, after a long illness. He was the husband of Mrs. Irene M. (Slepoy) (Barrett) Mazzola. He was born in Boston, the son of the late Nazzareno and Pia (Simone) Mazzola. He was raised in Newton and was a graduate of Newton Schools. Her lived in Newton most of his life and the past 21 years in Lynn. Mr. Mazzola was a delivery driver for Piantedosi Bakery for many years. He was a member of the Benevolent Paternal Order of Elks 1409 in Peabody. He was a member of the…

  • Belmont,  Waltham

    Beverly Scirocco

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Beverly Scirocco December 11, 1936 – January 08, 2018 Bev passed away peacefully after a long illness at her home in Townsend, Massachusetts surrounded by her family. Beverly was proceeded in death by her parents Clifford Stuart Weston and Margue …

  • Wellesley Hills,  West Newton

    Rev. Edward Roush

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Rev. Edward Roush July 23, 1933 – January 08, 2018 Roush, Rev. Edward C., of Newton, January 8, 2018. Beloved husband of Carol J. (Rapp) Roush. Devoted father of Cynthia Fitzgerald and her husband Jaye of Princeton, MA, Mark Ferlisi and his wife …

  • Lee

    George Membrino

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login George Membrino April 20, 1931 – January 08, 2018 George E. Membrino, born April 20 1931, to Pasquale and Angela Pesa Membrino of Fitchburg, MA, died on Monday January 8, 2018 peacefully at home. A 1952 graduate of Lowell State Teachers College, …

  • Wellesley Hills,  West Newton

    Margaret McCarthy

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Margaret McCarthy November 04, 1925 – January 08, 2018 McCarthy, Margaret A. (Ford), of Newtonville, January 8, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Raymond J. McCarthy, Jr.. Devoted mother of Raymond J. 3rd of Newton, Edmund J. and his wife Jessica of Med …

  • Acton

    Dennis Kuipers

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Dennis Kuipers January 08, 2018 Dennis G. “Gugs” Kuipers, 84, longtime resident of Boxborough, MA, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at his home which he built along with his father. He leaves his lo …

  • Belmont,  Waltham

    Vera Bedrosian

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Vera Bedrosian September 28, 1935 – January 08, 2018 Vera Ruby (Houston) Bedrosian Of Peabody formerly of Waltham, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Continuing Care Unite of Brooksby Village in Peabody. She was 82. Born in Lashburn, …

  • Dracut

    George Malapanis

    George Malapanis November 15, 1925 – January 08, 2018 DRACUT, MA – George J. Malapanis, 92, of Dracut, MA, passed away at home, peacefully on January 8, 2018. He is survived by his loving wife, Angelike (Panagou) Malapanis, with whom he shared 64 y …

  • Fitchburg

    Paul H. Valois, Leominster

    Mr. Valois was born in Gardner, July 14, 1941, a son of J. Roland and Eva L. (Perreault) Valois and resided nearly 30 years on West Street, Leominster. He attended the Gardner and Fitchburg School Systems. He enjoyed archery, walking on the woods and hunting. He was a member of the Leominster Rod & Gun Club. Mr. Valois worked as an equipment operator at the B & M Railroad. He leaves two sons, William P. Valois and Scott M. Valois both of Texas; two sisters, Lorraine L. Hunting and her husband, Cliff, of Littleton; two grandchildren, Tyler Valois and Paige Marie Valois. He was predeceased by two brothers, Rene Valois…

  • Southbridge

    Rolland M. LaFond of Southbridge, MA, March 2, 1952 – January 5, 2018

    Rolland M. LaFond, 65, of High Street passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018 after an illness; he was surrounded by his loving family. He leaves his wife of 34 years, Teresa (Boyer) LaFond and his four children, Dawn A. White and her husband Raymond of Charlton MA, Rolland M. LaFond Jr. and his wife Anne Marie of Woodstock Valley, CT, Sophia M. Doten and her husband James of Irvington, KY, and Christopher W. LaFond of Southbridge, MA. and his significant other, Kerri M. Strait of Warren, MA; brother Michael LaFond of Worcester MA and a sister Christine LaFond-Levesque of Worcester, MA; ten grandchildren Justin White, Gavin White, Riley White,…

  • New Bedford

    Maria Deolinda Gordo, 89

     NEW BEDFORD – Maria Deolinda Gordo, 89, of New Bedford, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 5, 2018 at Alden Court in Fairhaven where she had resided for the last year. She was the wife of the late Tome Dos Santos Ferreira Gordo.Born in Ilhavo, Portugal, a daughter of the late Manuel and Josefa (DeJesus Ferreira) DeMelo, she came to the United States in 1968 and settled in New Bedford.Mrs. Gordo was a talented seamstress who worked at Delilah’s Bridal […]

  • New Bedford

    Robert F. Rapoza, 65

    ACUSHNET — Robert Farris Rapoza, age 65 years, of Acushnet, died Saturday October 28, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. He was the husband of Shirlee Potter.Son of the late Antonio P. and Cecelia (Yazbeck) Rapoza, he was born in New Bedford and lived in this area all of his life.A high school graduate, he obtained his Bachelor degree in Chemistry and his Masters degree in Business Administration.For many years, he was employed by AT&T and in recent […]

  • New Bedford

    Beverly J. Brennan, 82

    NEW BEDFORD — Beverly J. Brennan, age 82 years, of New Bedford, died Thursday January 4, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital, New Bedford.Born in Oneteona, New York, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Charles Hoag and Pauline Marie (Pegg) Hoag and lived in this community 52 years.She is survived by her son Robert Wilson, her daughter Roberta Brennan, her brothers Art Hoag and Wayne Hoag, her sisters Grace Herd and Carla Harris, her grandchildren Torey Pina, Tyson Britto, […]

  • Newburyport

    Stephen Grohe

    NEWBURYPORT, MA – Stephen Foster Grohe, born May 10, 1935, to Marion Foster Grohe and Herman Grohe died peacefully on December 17, 2017, in Newburyport. Stephen was predeceased by Judith Gail Clarke Grohe, his beloved wife of 52 years. He is survived by his daughters, Deborah Lynn and Laura Gail, Laura's husband, Christopher J. Cattel Sr.; granddaughter, Rachael Cattel; and his nieces, Denise Grohe Dorn and Linda Grohe Sakowski. He was predeceased by his brother, Bruce. Stephen grew up in Old Greenwich, Conn. After graduating from high school, he moved to Boston to pursue a career in commercial photography. When he was starting out as a photographer, he supported himself…

  • Salem

    Glenna Maher

    DANVERS, MA – Glenna Tress Maher, 30, of Danvers, passed Tuesday morning, January 2, 2018, at her home in Danvers after losing her long battle with addiction. Born in Salem, Mass., Glenna was the daughter of Brian and Margaret Maher of Danvers. Glenna was a graduate of Danvers High School and received a degree from Clark University. She was an avid reader, loved Country music, summer, and boating with family. She loved animals, and in particular our mini dachshund, Calvin. Glenna was a beautiful, vibrant young woman, full of life, with deep faith in God's love and forgiveness, and was grateful for her time with family and wanted to be…

  • Beverly

    Louis J. Woods

    Louis J. Woods January 7, 1929 – January 2, 2018 BEVERLY – Louis J. Woods, III, 88, died Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Essex Park Nursing & Rehabilitation Center following… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Beverly

    Benjamin E. Couillard

    Benjamin E. Couillard August 5, 1957 – January 1, 2018 Benjamin E. Couillard 60, of Beverly died Monday, January 1, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, Born i… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Boston

    Eleutherios “Ted” Heleotis 1/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Eleutherios “Ted” Heleotis, age 92 of Dorchester passed away January 6th at the Hellenic Nursing Home. Born and raised in Boston he attended Boston Schools and was an Army Veteran of WW II. He worked for many years as a Laborer for a Chemical Company before retiring. Brother of the late Anastasia “Ann” Machiaverna, Golpho “Cookie” Drivas and Constantine “Charles” Heleotis. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends invited to attend a graveside service at the VA National Cemetery, Bourne Thursday afternoon at 1 pm.

  • Dedham

    Mary B. (McCormack) Kahler 1/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    Kahler, Mary B. (McCormack) of Dedham, January 6, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Frederick G. Kahler. Loving mother of Paul V. Kahler of Chittenden, VT; Kathleen M. Kahler of Walnut Creek, CA; Marianne Gregory of Bethlehem, PA; Janet P. McCauley of Rehoboth; Susan DeCoste of Tarpon Springs, FL; Barbara Scordato of Bellefonte, PA; Nancy Dellorco of Franklin; Jennifer Carney of Sudbury. Cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Sister of Margaret Hogan of Mashpee, Theresa Flynn of Pembroke, the late Joseph, John, Francis, Paul McCormack and the late Ann DeFeo. Proud member of St. Mary’s Sodality, St. Mary’s Church, Dedham. Visiting hours at the George F. Doherty &…

  • Dedham

    Clare A. (Killeen) Tsacoyeanes 1/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    TSACOYEANES, Clare A. (Killeen), 81, of Dedham passed away peacefully in her home on January 4, 2018.  She was surrounded by her family.  Originally from Dorchester.  She was married 57 years to the love of her life.  Her greatest joy was spending time with family.  She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She will be remembered for her kind heart, compassion and dedication to her family.  She enjoyed reading, theater, traveling and long walks. Beloved wife of Charles Tsacoyeanes, loving mother of William Tsacoyeanes and wife Mary (Acton), the late Charles Tsacoyeanes, Karen Mackintire and husband Thomas (Westborough), Diane Gangi and husband August (Easton). Grandmother of Jillian & Joanna Tsacoyeanes; Ryan & Abigail Mackintire; Aprille, Joshua & Lucas Gangi.  Sister of James Killeen and…

  • Dedham

    Alexander “Jason” Mitchell 1/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    MITCHELL, Alexander “Jason” Of Dedham, January 5, 2018. Fiancé of Stacy Murray of Dedham. Devoted son of Jeannette Lake of Dedham and the late Allen Mitchell II. Brother of Buddy, Alisa, Adreanne, Keisha, Nikki, Terrell, Andrea, Amanda, Alexia, and Allura. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Jason was an employee of Lyne Laboratories of Brockton. Visiting hours at the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., DEDHAM, Thursday, Jan. 11 from 4-8pm. Funeral service in the funeral home Friday, Jan. 12 at 10am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment in The Gardens at Gethsemane, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers donations may be made…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Jeannette Nadeau Bolduc

      Jeannette Nadeau Bolduc August 17, 1927 – January 3, 2018 Jeannette (Nadeau) Bolduc, 90, entered into eternal peace on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at The Saab Residence in Lowell, MA. Jeannette was born August 17, 1927, in Van Buren, ME, a daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Rossignol) Nadeau. She lived in Maine until she and her husband relocated to Southern California in 1959. Jeannette enjoyed her many years in California where she lived until 2008. In her later years she lived in N…

  • Holbrook

    Kenneth P. Hughes 1/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA / Brockton,MA / Braintree,MA / Holbrook,MA / Boston,MA

    Kenneth P. “Kenny” Hughes age 68 of Bridgewater died Friday January 5, 2018 surrounded by his family at the South Shore Hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer. He as the loving husband of the late Diana L. (Porter) Hughes. Kenny was born in Boston and raised in Holbrook a son of the late Francis and Lillian (Maguire) Hughes. He had resided in Bridgewater for the past 36 years. A 1967 graduate of Holbrook High School, Kenny was senior project superintendent at Brophy Phillips Construction in Brockton. He had earned hoisting, construction supervisor, hazmat, and OSHA licenses. Kenny supervised all of Brophy’s largest and most important projects including the Liberty…

  • Lawrence

    Madeline Anton

    Madeline K. (Kanavos) Anton, 91, of North Andover and member of the well-known Greater Lowell family, died Saturday morning at The Meadows at Edgewood in North Andover, surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving wife of Arthur C. Anton,…

  • Lawrence

    Robert “Bob” Andrew

    Robert “Bob” Andrew, 76, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2017 at The Prescott House Nursing Home in North Andover. Bob was a lifelong resident of Methuen, son of the late Merle (Dow) and Harold Andrew. He was a mechanic most of his life,…