• Shrewsbury

    Phyllis Brockett

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Phyllis Brockett September 03, 1931 – March 02, 2018 Phyllis W. Brockett, 86, died at home Friday, March 2, 2018, surrounded by family following a battle with cancer. Phyllis was born September 3, 1931 in Willimantic, CT, the daughter of Edward an …

  • Shrewsbury

    Gloria Donlin Foley

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Gloria Donlin Foley May 26, 1921 – March 02, 2018 Gloria (Farrell) Donlin Foley, 96, formerly of Worcester, W. Harwich and Vero Beach, FL. passed away at Southgate on March 2nd. She is survived by her son Garrett Donlin and his wife Deborah, a …

  • Acton

    Jean Ann Roy

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Jean Ann Roy March 02, 2018 Acton, MA – Jean Ann (Wohler) Roy, 83, of Acton, died Friday, March 2, 2018 at her home with family by her side. The beloved wife of Francis E. “Fran” Roy, she was born and raised in North Ad …

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    Dorothy McGovern

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Dorothy McGovern August 05, 1929 – March 02, 2018 Dorothy M. (Zanoni) McGovern of Somerville. Beloved wife of the late John F. McGovern. Loving mother of John McGovern and his wife Christina of Hudson, NH and Catherine Jackson and her husband …

  • Arlington,  Cambridge

    Karen Amaru

    Karen Amaru March 31, 1956 – March 02, 2018 AMARU, Karen M. (Arsenault) of Medford, formerly of Cambridge. March 2, 2018. Beloved wife of Salvatore Amaru. Loving mother of Kathryn Arsenault and her husband Lee Rielly, Salvatore Jr. and …

  • Arlington,  Cambridge

    Ruth V. Burke

    Ruth V. Burke June 15, 1922 – March 02, 2018 BURKE, Ruth V. (Tierney) of Arlington. March 2, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph R. Burke Sr. Loving mother of Ruth Franconeri of Fairfax, VA, James Burke of Tyngsboro, Joseph Burke Jr. o …

  • Newton

    Judith A. Finkle

    Finkle, Judith A. (Einstein), of Needham, formerly of Newton & Brookline, MA, on March 1, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Burton J. Finkle. Devoted mother, stepmother and mother-in-law of Scott Ziegler, Sharon Ziegler, Terri Lowell, Jim Lowell, Mindy Hochstadt, Gary Hochstadt, Jeffrey Finkle, Pamela Flash, Debra Zepeda, Scott Zepeda. Dear grandmother of Samuel Ziegler, Madeline Ziegler, Jennifer Lowell, Charles Lowell, Steven Hochstadt, Michelle Hochstadt, Jordan Finkle, Tori Finkle, and Zoe Zepeda. Dedicated volunteer at the Needham Senior Center and the Center at the Heights, Needham. Known for her lifelong friendships, mahjong skills, poolside banter, antique collecting, passion for baking, travel and dining-out adventures. Graduated Brookline High School, BA, Education…

  • Salem

    Linda Colombo Pinardi

    WINCHESTER: Linda Geraldine Colombo Pinardi died peacefully at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, Mass. on February 1, 2018, surrounded by family and friends. She was 78 years old. She was predeceased by her parents, Mario and Angelina Colombo, of Beverly, MA, and her husband of 26 years, Richard J. Pinardi, of Winchester, MA. Linda is survived by her sister, Rosemarie Morrissey and brother-in-law, Robert Morrissey, of Summerfield, Fla., nieces and nephews, grand nieces and nephews along with other family and countless friends who were blessed to know her. Linda was born in 1939 in Boston and graduated from Beverly High School in 1958. She worked as a hair stylist…

  • Salem

    Loretta English

    DANVERS- English, Loretta T. (Luti) of Danvers formerly of East Boston suddenly on February 28th at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Michael P. English. Devoted mother of Michael J. English and his wife, Cheryl of Peabody and the late Loretta M. Cahill and her surviving husband, John of Salem. Dear sister of the late Carol Cronin. Cherished grandmother of Eric and Paige English and Andrew and Conor Cahill. Adored great-grandmother of Emilia Cahill. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Family and friends will honor Loretta's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St., East Boston, MA on Sunday, March 4th…

  • Salem

    Roseanne Dassuk

    CHARLESTOWN, NH- Roseanne Lucille Dassuk, 76, of Charlestown, N.H., passed away on February 27, 2018 at home with her daughter by her side. She was born on April 5, 1941 in Salem, the daughter of Hector and Evelyn (Howard) Raymond of Salem. She was a lifelong resident of Salem, before moving to the Villages in Florida in 2004. She moved to Charlestown in 2013 to be closer to family. She loved to bowl and play golf. She is survived by her son, George Dassuk, Jr. of Beverly, Mass.; daughter; Darlene Pingree and her husband, Chris and their daughters, Laura and Kayla of Charlestown; sister, Ethel Sullivan and her husband, John…

  • Falmouth

    Shirley R. Scholes

    Shirley R. (Rush) Scholes, 90, of Falmouth died February 24 at Falmouth Hospital. She volunteered as an assistant librarian at Mullen-Hall Elementary School for 30 years.

  • Gloucester

    Stacks, Barry

    “Profile: Rebel without a clue.” “Claim To Fame: None (a legend in my own mind).” “Regrets: I wasn't at the airport when my ship came in.”

  • New Bedford

    Helen F. Ducharme

    DUCHARME: of E. Freetown, Monday, Feb., 26, 2018, Helen F., 89.  Wife of the late Marcel T. Ducharme. Visitation Sun. 3-7 p.m. in ROCK FUNERAL HOME, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford. Mass of Christian Burial Monday at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Fatima, 4256 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford.  Burial will be in Massachusetts National Cemetery. 

  • New Bedford

    Filomena Maria Torres, 67

    NEW BEDFORD — Filomena Maria (Alexandre) Torres, 67, passed away at home on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, after a period of declining health. She was the wife of 49 years to Arthur M. Torres.She was born in Fenais D’Ajuda, St. Michael, Azores to the late Manuel S. and Ilda S. (Alexandre) Ponte. A communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, and formerly employed as a housekeeper at St. Luke’s Hospital, until her retirement.She is survived by her husband […]

  • Falmouth

    Charles J. Vasques

    Charles J. Vasques, 82, died February 26 at his home in Falmouth. Mr. Vasques worked locally in the construction business, including on the remodel of Falmouth Public Library in the 1970s.

  • New Bedford

    Ruth E. Rafuse, 88

     NEW BEDFORD — Ruth “Ruthie” E. Rafuse, 88, of New Bedford, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018 at the Sacred Heart Home after a short battle with cancer. She was the wife of the late Douglas J. Rafuse.Born in Winchester, MA, the daughter of the late Peter J. and Zelma (Dagley) Thibeault, she had resided in New Bedford for the past 55 years.Mrs. Rafuse was a member of the South Baptist Church, the Friendship Circle, the ACA French Club, the […]

  • New Bedford

    Irene Lavoie, 100

    DARTMOUTH — Irene (Ross) Lavoie, 100, of Dartmouth, formerly of New Bedford, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Brookdale Dartmouth Village. She was the wife of the late Armand Lavoie and daughter of the late Alcide J. and Anna (Krenmayer) Ross.She was born in New Bedford and lived in this area all of her life. Irene was a communicant of St. Anthony of Padua Church. She was formerly employed by Cornell Dublier as a mica stacker until her retirement. She was a former […]

  • New Bedford

    Mary Ellen Rickard, 72

    ROCHESTER — Mary Ellen Rickard, age 72, of Rochester, MA died February 27, 2018 at the New Bedford Jewish Convalescent Home after a lengthy battle with early onset dementia. She was the wife of Peter H. Rickard.Born and raised in Brockton, the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary C. (Brennan) Joyce, she lived in North Attleboro, MA for 28 years, raising her two daughters there.She is survived by her daughter Nicole C. Rickard, DVM and her husband David Lempert of Marion, […]

  • Abington

    Barbara (Zimmerman) Whitenack 2/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Abington,MA

    Barbara W. (Zimmerman) Whitenack of Abington, age 87, passed away February 26 in Rockland, MA following a long illness. She was raised in Waltham, MA, the only child of Phyllis (Wilson) and Frederick Zimmerman, and step-daughter of Earle K. Fox of New Hampshire. A graduate of Waltham High School, in later years she obtained her degree from Leslie College. Barbara worked most of her life in administrative positions in hospitals, retiring from Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital after many years. She enjoyed art and music, loved to travel in the U.S. and Europe, and to keep scrapbooks of her life and travels. She supported many charities. Barbara is survived by her two…

  • Boston

    CARRIE LEE BERRY 2/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Carrie Lee (Caldwell) Berry of Boston, MA, passed away Monday, February 26, 2018, following an extended illness. She was 74. Carrie was preceded in death by her parents A J and Stella Caldwell of Enterprise, AL; one sister Cile Roussell of Enterprise, AL; two brothers: Clarence Caldwell of Dothan, AL, and Winfred Caldwell of Enterprise, AL; a nephew Marcus Sanders of Enterprise, AL; and a beloved son-in-law, Thomas Brooks Jr. of Boston, MA. She leaves to cherish her memory a daughter Tanya “Nicole” Brooks of Boston, MA; six sisters: Sarah Adams of Detroit, MI, Jean Wrather (John) and Vernia Sanders (Samuel), both of Enterprise, AL, Mary Britt (Kenneth) of Fort…

  • Boston

    Ines M. Lopez 2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Ines M. Lopez, age 54, of Roxbury, formerly of Santiago, Dominican Republic, died on February 27, 2018. Wife of Franklin Lopez. Visiting hours at the Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 10 Tower St. (Opp. Forest Hills MBTA Station) Jamaica Plain on Friday March 2 from 6-9 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Church 14 Montebello Rd. Jamaica Plain on Saturday March 3 at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Roslindale.

  • Carver

    Sean McGrath 2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Carver,MA

    Sean McGrath, 52, of Rochester, formerly of Carver, passed away on February 23, 2018. Beloved husband of Leslie McGrath. Loving father of Aidan, Christopher, and Samantha. Son of the late Robert and Angela McGrath. Brother to Barrett McGrath, Betsy Mark, and Douglas McGrath. Brother in law to Bill Mark, Stacy McGrath, and Sue McGrath. Sean is also survived by his nieces and nephews Molly, Abby, Olivia, and Gabriella. Sean was raised in Milford where he spent most of his time on the football field, and the wrestling mat. He met his wife Leslie on Cape Cod in 1985. They had triplets in 1996 and raised them in Carver. He was…

  • Chicopee

    Shirley M. Maciolek 2/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    Shirley M. Maciolek, age 83, passed away on Feb. 25, 2018 surrounded by her loving family at Chicopee Gardens. She was born on Nov. 25, 1934 in Chicopee to the late Albine and Mary (Cavellei) Vielleux. She was a 1952 graduate of Chicopee High School, where in 1949, she met the love of her life, George Maciolek. From their first glance in the school cafeteria, she told her friends that she was going to marry “that guy”. They married at St Stanislaus Church on June 6, 1953 and were blessed with 64 happy years together. Shirley leaves behind her son, Richard Maciolek and his wife Holly of Chicopee; her daughter,…

  • Dartmouth

    Violet R. Amaral 2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    Violet R. (Belliveau) Amaral, 101, of Dartmouth died February 28, 2018 at home. She was the wife of the late John Amaral, Jr. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Maximilian and Salome (LeBlanc) Belliveau, she lived in Dartmouth most of her life. Survivors include her son, Barry Amaral and his wife Betty Jane of Dartmouth; a granddaughter; 4 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Her Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, March 3rd at 9 AM in the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford, followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visiting hours are omitted.

  • Dartmouth

    Robert E. Mayo, Jr. 2/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    Robert E. Mayo, Jr., 42, of Dartmouth, died Sunday, February 25, 2018 unexpectedly at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of Nielle (Cross) Mayo. Born in New Bedford, the son of Robert E. and Sharon A. (Patnaude) Mayo, he lived in Dartmouth most of his life. He was a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth. Mr. Mayo was employed by Titleist for 24 years. He enjoyed attending his sons’ sporting events, golf and traveling to Jamaica. Survivors include his wife; his parents; 2 sons, Colin R. Mayo and Aidan R. Mayo, both of Dartmouth; 3 sisters, Sharon Larsen of Westminster, CO, Elizabeth Medeiros of Efland, NC and…

  • Fall River

    Allen G Wichmann

    Allen G Wichmann October 23, 1947 – February 27, 2018 Allen G. Wichmann, 70, of Fall River, entered into eternal rest on February 27th 2018. Allen was born on October 23rd… View Details