• Lynn

    John Albert Titus, 63

    LYNN — John Albert Titus, a long-time resident of Lynn, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018 at the age of 63. Born in Lynn on April 10, 1954, John was the son of the late John J. and Rose (George) Titus. John was raised and educated in Peabody and was a graduate of Peabody Veterans’ Memorial High School, class of 1972. A trained machinist, he worked for several local companies, most recently the Sterling Machine Company of Lynn, where he worked for 30 years until his retirement. John was a generous man, who dedicated his free time to the youth of Lynn, spending 40 years as a coach and…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Robert Charles Day

    The Rev. Robert Charles Day, a West Tisbury resident for the past 23 years, died peacefully on Jan. 23, 2018, in Sarasota, Fla. He had lived a full life of service, teaching, and community involvement in Boston and on the Vineyard. He was 90 years old. Bob Day was born in Hackensack, N.J., on July 29, 1927, a son of Harvey Carter Day and Sophie Therese (Bausback) Day. He was graduated from high school in Delaware, and in 1945-46 served in the Army on Governors Island in New York City. He went on to graduate from the University of Delaware in 1949. Then, with the aid of a Fulbright scholarship,…

  • Fall River

    Wayne Edmond Travassos

    Wayne Edmond Travassos Send Gifts March 12, 2018 Wayne Edmond Travassos, 64, husband of Teauila (Boutwell) Travassos, passed away peacefully in his sleep Monday morning at his home in Chicopee, MA. View full obituary

  • Lee

    John Durante

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login John Durante December 16, 1923 – March 12, 2018 John L. Durante, 94, died on March 12, 2018, at the Mount Greylock Health Care Facility in Pittsfield, MA after a long illness. Born in Lee, MA, he was the son of Donato and Rosena Slodyska Dura …

  • Gardner

    Shawn LaJoie

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Shawn LaJoie March 26, 1975 – March 12, 2018 Shawn D. LaJoie, 42, of Fitchburg, died Monday March 12, 2018 in his home due to complications from diabetes and seizures. Shawn was born and raised in Gardner, and attended Gardner High School. …

  • Acton

    Clarence E. “Gene” Irion

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Clarence E. “Gene” Irion March 12, 2018 Clarence E. “Gene” Irion, born in Ames, Iowa on June 27th, 1926, passed away in Acton, MA on March 12, 2018 at the age of 91. He was a longtime former resident of Montclair, New Jersey. He was …

  • Dracut

    Frances Godfroy

    Frances Godfroy February 09, 1946 – March 12, 2018 DRACUT- Frances “Grammie” (Dombrowski) Godfroy, 72, passed away, Monday, March 12th at Tufts Medical Center, Boston. She was the beloved wife of the late George H. Godfroy, who passed away in Ju …

  • Springfield

    Mary (Nathan) Schaub

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Mary (Nathan) Schaub March 08, 1957 – March 12, 2018

  • Fitchburg

    Doris Mary (Leger) Legros, Fitchburg

    Full obituary to follow. Arrangements A funeral Mass will be celebrated 11 Am Friday, March 16, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Church, 49 Woodland Street, Fitchburg. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Mrs. Legros’ family will receive family and friends on Friday from 9:30 – 10:30AM at the Isabelle & Anderson Funeral Home, 316 Clarendon Street, Fitchburg. Please see www.andersonfuneral.com for additional information or to leave and e-condolence.

  • Springfield

    Eleanor Barna

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Eleanor Barna November 03, 1931 – March 12, 2018

  • Watertown

    George Heos, Jr.

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login George Heos, Jr. March 12, 2018 George N. Heos, Jr. of Roslindale, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family and loved ones, on March 12, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. George was the beloved husband of Harr …

  • Fitchburg

    Doris Marie (Leger) Legros, Fitchburg

    Full obituary to follow. Arrangements A funeral Mass will be celebrated 11 Am Friday, March 16, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Church, 49 Woodland Street, Fitchburg. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Mrs. Legros’ family will receive family and friends on Friday from 9:30 – 10:30AM at the Isabelle & Anderson Funeral Home, 316 Clarendon Street, Fitchburg. Please see www.andersonfuneral.com for additional information or to leave and e-condolence.

  • Vineyard Haven

    Services Monday for Lillian F. Fusco

    Lillian F. Fusco, 74, wife of Raphael J. (Ray) Fusco, died on Thursday morning, March 8, 2018, at her home in Edgartown. Her funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, March 12, at 11 am in St. Augustine’s Church, Franklin Street, Vineyard Haven. Visitation will be held in the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs, prior to the funeral, beginning at 10 am. Burial will be in the New Westside Cemetery on Robinson Road in Edgartown. A complete obituary will appear in another edition of this paper. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for online guestbook and information. The post Services Monday for Lillian F. Fusco appeared first on The…

  • Newton

    Marc Gozlan

    Gozlan, Marc, of Palm Harbor, FL, formerly of Springfield, NJ, and Israel, on March 11, 2018. Beloved husband of Jennifer (Lanes) Gozlan. Dear son of Zarie (Ruimy) and the late Maurice Gozlan. Proud father of Abigail and Nathaniel Gozlan. Loving brother of Sandra Dagan, and the late Yossi and Ruti Gozlan. A former paratrooper and commander in the IDF. A commitment to Jewish survival served as Marc’s compass. Graveside services at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham St., Sharon, MA on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 2:45 pm. Memorial observance will be at the Lanes residence until 8 pm. The remainder of Shiva will be split respectively amongst the family in both Florida, and…

  • Gloucester

    Jocelyn Niekrenz

    GLOUCESTER, MA – Jocelyn M. Niekrenz passed away at Addison Gilbert Hospital on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, with friends at her bedside. She suffered a severe stroke. Of English and Scottish ancestry, Jocelyn was born at Whitney, Oxfordshire in the U.K., the only child of John and Mary Everritt. She attended Whitney Grammar School, was a Girl Guide, and enjoyed swimming in the River Windrush, and playing tennis. Jocelyn worked for the Red Cross in the U.K. She married Kurt “Nick” Niekrenz who had been stationed near Oxford with the U.S. Air Force. She moved to America with him and later became a U.S. citizen. They lived at Air Force…

  • Newburyport

    Jeannette E. Poore

    WEST NEWBURY, MA – Jeannette E. (Hills) Poore, age 95, a lifelong resident of West Newbury, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, March 6, 2018, at Country Center Nursing Home in Newburyport. Jeannette was born in West Newbury on August 6, 1922, the youngest of five children of the late William and Grace M. (Pettigrew) Hills. She was a graduate of the former West Newbury Central High School, and upon her marriage to her beloved late husband of 52 years, Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Raymond H. Poore, spent time as a military wife in Kentucky, Japan, and New York, before returning home to West Newbury where she spent the remainder of her…

  • Salem

    Betty McClure

    LYNN, MA – Betty was a beloved mother, grandmother and dear friend to many. She passed away on March 9, 2018, at the Grosvenor Park Nursing Center during a brief respite stay. In her 91 years she had a full and beautiful life where she touched so many peoples lives with her never ending love and laughter. In her lifetime she had many accomplishments, but raising her three daughters was the joy in her life. Her second proudest moment was getting her nursing license which extended the circle of lives she touched with her never ending love for others. Betty is survived by her two daughters, Deborah Wells and her…

  • Salem

    John Hubisz

    FUQUAY VARINA, NC – John Lawrence Hubisz, 79, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 06, 2018. John was born June 6, 1938, in Salem, Mass., to the late John Lawrence Hubisz Sr., and Mary Agnes Fleming Hubisz. He joined the N.C. State Department of Physics in 1993 as a visiting physics professor, recently retired. Professor Hubisz received his Ph.D in 1968 from York University and the Centre for Research in Experimental Space Science, Toronto, Ontario. At NCSU, his research centered on physics education. Along with professor Gould, he carried out a study of errors in middle school science texts, which was covered by the New York Times, USA Today, and Reader's…

  • Salem

    Patricia Korpusik Philpott

    BEVERLY, MA – Patricia J. (LaPointe) Korpusik Philpott, 79, of Beverly, passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Beverly Hospital. Born in Salem, Mass., Patricia was the daughter of the late Ann (Nadeau) LaPointe. She is survived by her children, John Korpusik and his wife Janice of Salem, Joe Alexander of Oregon, Grace Chandler of Beverly, Pamela Fialho of Beverly, and Michelle Mather of Nebraska; eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Patricia loved spending time with her family at the Salem Willows. She enjoyed getting her fingernails dirty in her flower garden and loved hummingbirds and animals of all kinds. She was also an avid Patriots and Red Sox fan. Funeral…

  • Salem

    Joan Cole

    BEVERLY – Joan Ellen Cole, 87, went to be with the Lord early Friday morning, March 9, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House. Joan was born September 10, 1930, the daughter of the late Morgan and Nellie (Field) Cole. She was a graduate of Beverly High School, class of 1948 and lived her entire life in Beverly, most of it in the same home in the Centerville neighborhood. Joan had a long career as a bookkeeper for the phone company, and retired from Verizon. As a dedicated lifelong member of Centerville Christian Endeavor Church, Joan served in many capacities including Sunday school teacher and collector. She was a longtime…

  • Salem

    Dr. John Stavros

    ESSEX, MA – Dr. John J. Stavros, 86 passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018, from a longtime battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was a longtime resident of Essex and survived by his wife of 53 years, Mary E. Stavros. He is also survived by his two daughters, Julie Stavros of Carlsbad Calif., and Kristi Stavros of Melbourne, Fla. Dr. Stavros' only son, John J. Stavros Jr., passed away in 1973. He is also survived by his brother, Nicholas Stavropuolous of Revere, and a grandson of Danvers. Dr. Stavros was a graduate of Harvard University. He then enlisted into the USAF at McGuire Air Force Base as a 1st LT.…

  • Salem

    Frances Risteen

    MARBLEHEAD, MA – Frances Ann (Allen) Risteen, 80, passed away peacefully with her daughter by her side on March 7, 2018, after a lengthy illness. She was born in Phoenix to the late Vivian (Malody) Graves and Austin Allen. She was predeceased by her son, Donald R. Risteen; brother, Robert S. Graves; and sister, Elizabeth Jane Graves. She was employed by the Village Pharmacy in Marblehead until her retirement in 2003. Frances is survived by her daughter, Vickie and her husband Piero Sferlazzo, and her beloved Suzi. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan Street, Suite B-102,…

  • Salem

    Sally Taggart

    BEVERLY – Sally (Hale) Taggart, 81, died Wednesday, February 28, 2018, in the Ledgewood Rehab. & Nursing Center, Beverly, of natural causes after suffering a long illness. Born in Boston on June 29, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Rufus F. and Tacie Belle (Houston) Hale. Sally was a graduate of Shady Hill School, the Winsor School, and attended Connecticut College. She spent the bulk of her adult life in Downeast Maine and the North Shore. A vivacious beauty, Sally held a lifelong interest in interior and floral design, and she enjoyed her decades-long membership in the Garden Club of America, and the Blue Hill Country Club. She…

  • New Bedford

    Ellen Christian Keogh, 73

    MARION — Ellen Christian Keogh, 73, Marion, passed away on March 6 of a cardiac event in Coral Bay, St. John.Ellen was born in Falmouth in 1945. She married her husband, Joseph Patrick Keogh, in 1974 and moved to Marion in 1979 where they raised two boys, Sean and Timothy.Ellen graduated from Mass General School of Nursing and taught nursing at Children’s Hospital in Boston. She joined UMass Dartmouth’s College of Nursing faculty in 1975. After serving as […]

  • New Bedford

    Carlos H. Jeronimo, 57

     NEW BEDFORD — Carlos H. Jeronimo, 57, of Dartmouth, died Friday, March 9, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the son of Isabel M. (Cosme) Jeronimo of Dartmouth, the late Carlos M. Jeronimo and brother to the late Luisa Jeronimo. Carlos was born in Povoacao, St. Michael, Azores and came to the U.S. in 1967. At the age of 15 an accident left Carlos a quadriplegic, but despite his physical limitations he lived life to the fullest. Carlos loved life and enjoyed family […]

  • New Bedford

    Phyllis J. Davis, 84

    VENICE, FL — Phyllis J. Davis, 84, of Nokomis, FL, formerly of Marion, MA died Thursday, March 8, 2018 at the Venice Bayfront Regional Health Center in Venice. She was the beloved wife of Everett M. Davis.Born in Peabody, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Xenia (Lapata) Gretchenuk.  A graduate of Katherine Gibbs School, she worked for many years with her husband in his accounting practice.She was active in community affairs, particularly Cub Scouts, […]

  • Newton

    Bertha Lechtenberg

    Lechtenberg, Bertha, (Maple), of Newton, MA, formerly of Delray Beach, FL, on March 10, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Morris Lechtenberg. Devoted mother of Edward Lechtenberg, Cheryll Getman, Richard Lechtenberg, and Helene “Jodi” Lechtenberg. Proud grandmother and great grandmother. Services were private.   The post Bertha Lechtenberg appeared first on Brezniak Rodman Funeral Directors.

  • Beverly

    Paul J. Bonaiuto

    Paul J. Bonaiuto July 5, 1928 – March 8, 2018 BEVERLY – Paul J. Bonaiuto 89, husband of Joan M. (Ward) Bonaiuto), died unexpectedly, Thursday, March 8, 2018 at home. … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Boylston

    William J. Fallon 3/9/2018 12:00:00 AM West Boylston,MA

    WEST BOYLSTON-William J. Fallon, Sr., 91, of W. Boylston, died Friday, March 9, 2018 at the Lutheran Home in Worcester. His beloved wife of 57 years Frannie was by his side. He was born in Worcester, son of Irish emigrants, William J. and Rose A. (Dolan) Fallon and graduated from the auto-mechanics program at Worcester Boys Trade School in 1944. Bill worked at Heald Machine for 37 years retiring in 1991. Family was most important to Bill and he was a loving and devoted husband, dad, grampa and great grampa. He loved the Boston Red Sox, bowling and was always ready for a game of cribbage. Bill and Frannie loved…

  • Brockton

    Robert “Rob” Riberio 3/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / East Bridgwater,MA

    Robert J. Riberio 47, of Brockton formally of East Bridgewater, died Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at Good Samaritan Medical Center, with his family by his side. He was the beloved son of Robert and Camille (Cappiello) Riberio. Rob was born in Boston. In his early twenties, Rob fulfilled a dream and moved to Puerto Rico. He lived on the island of Vieques and was a cook at the Casa del Francis for many years. He also lived in San Juan and worked at the Condado Beach Hotel. While in Puerto Rico, he learned to speak many different languages and was able to communicate with visitors from all over the world.…

  • Canton

    Thomas E. Callahan 3/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA

    Thomas E. Callahan, age 87 of Canton passed away March 10th at home surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Milwaukee, WI he graduated from South Division High School in Milwaukee. He graduated from St. Elizabeth Hospital School of Nursing and went on to receive his BA from Boston College and his MBA from Boston University. He proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War. He worked as a Nursing Administrator for the Brockton VA for many years before retiring. He was an active member of St. Gerard Majella Church in Canton and a former member of the Knights of Columbus in Braintree and the…

  • Canton

    Marie D. Kent 3/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA / Mashpee,MA

    Kent, Marie E. (Donovan) of Canton, MA and Mashpee, MA. March 9, 2018. Age 88. Beloved wife of the late Philip J. Kent. Loving daughter of the late Jerome and Mary (Toye) Donovan and loving sister of the late Louise (Donovan) Kingston. Devoted mother of John and his wife Maria Kent, Philip and Brian. Also loved by her grandchildren, Maiti, Brenna, and Liam. Graduate of Lawrence (MA) High School, Colby College, Massachusetts General Hospital School of Nursing and Honors graduate in Nursing from University of Massachusetts, Boston. Certified in Nursing Administration from American Nurses Association. Member of Colby Alumni Association, St. Jude Catholic Nurses organization, American Association of Critical Care…

  • Dedham

    Gordon D. Costa 3/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    COSTA Gordon D. of Quincy formerly of Dedham and New Bedford, March 7, 2018. Loving father of Annabelle Costa of Chelsea and Mason Costa of Dedham and Morgantown, WV. Former husband of Nora (Peabody) Costa of Dedham. Brother of Jonathan Costa, and the late Deirdre Costa, and Martha Costa Moniz. Uncle of Christina Moniz Monteiro, Mia Moniz, and Manuel Moniz. Gordon proudly served his country with the U.S. Coast Guard. He was a frequent volunteer at Fr. Bill’s House, Quincy. Visiting hours in the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home 456 High St. Dedham on Friday, March 30th from 4-8pm. Funeral Service on Saturday, March 31st at 11am…