• Fitchburg

    Charles R. Pagano, Lunenburg

    Mr. Pagano was born in Somerville, November 17, 1938, the son of Charles S. and Esther (Mangone) Pagano and resided in Wakefield, MA, and Derry, NH before moving to Lunenburg three years ago. He grew up in Somerville and graduated from Somerville High School. He continued his education at Northeastern University, Boston. Prior to his retirement in 2011, Mr. Pagano worked as a mechanical engineer for Gillette Corporation. He served his country in the United States Army reserves. He leaves his wife of 22 years, Shirley H. (Hillis) Pagano; Peter Patno and his wife, Lisa, of Lunenburg; his sister, Virginia Patno of Stoneham as well his extended family who lovingly…

  • Athol,  Gardner,  Leominster,  Orange

    Frances St. Laurent

    March 13, 2018 Frances St. Laurent ORANGE- Frances “Tammy” St. Laurent, 85, of Orange, died March 13, at Heywood Hospital after an illness. Tammy was born November 13, 1932, in Lake Placid, New York, daughter of the late Dwayne and Frances Hathaway. Tammy was a teacher at the former Sanders Street School in Athol. She also worked as an ombudsman for the military. She later became a registered nurse. She leaves her husband of 51 years, Elmer “Saint” St. Laurent; her grandchildren, Shawn Abbott…

  • Lowell

    William Astorian

    William Astorian March 12, 1951 – March 13, 2018 ASTORIAN – In Lowell, March 13, 2018, William A. Astorian, aged 67 years. Friends will be received at the MORSE-BAYLISS Funeral Home, 122 Princeton Blvd., Lowell, on Monday from 10:30 to Noon, f …

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    Carla Paratore

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Carla Paratore June 27, 1923 – March 13, 2018

  • Athol,  Gardner,  Leominster,  Orange

    Gloria Lorretta Fournier

    March 13, 2018 Gloria Lorretta Fournier GARDNER – Gloria Loretta (Cote) Fournier, 90 of 201 Willis Rd, Gardner, formerly of Fitchburg, died Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at home. She was born in Fitchburg, on November 3, 1927, the daughter of the late Joseph and the late Mary (Fleurant) Cote. Gloria grew up in Fitchburg and lived most of her life in Fitchburg. She worked at Foster Grants and was a baby sitter for numerous children in the Fitchburg area. Gloria was a member of St. Camillus Church. S…

  • Barre,  Brookfield,  North Brookfield,  Spencer

    Shirley Gariepy

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Shirley Gariepy September 19, 1939 – March 13, 2018 BARRE- Shirley Scott Gariepy, 79, a lifelong resident of Barre, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2018 at UMass Memorial Medical Center. She leaves her best friend and beloved husband of …

  • Dracut

    Phyllis O’Sullivan

    Phyllis O’Sullivan June 24, 1929 – March 13, 2018 LOWELL-Phyllis B. (Hennessy)( Sepe) O’Sullivan,88, died peacefully, surrounded by her family, Tuesday, March 13th, at Lowell General Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late William O’Sull …

  • Springfield

    Fleming “Jim” James, III

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Fleming “Jim” James, III May 29, 1933 – March 13, 2018 Fleming James III, 84, died Tuesday, March 13th, at home in Wilbraham, MA., surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 29, 1933 in North Haven, CT to Fleming and Harriet James. Fleming, a p …

  • New Bedford

    Ernest Girouard, 86

    NEW BEDFORD — Ernest Girouard, age 86, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Brandon Woods of New Bedford. He was the loving husband of Doris E. (Whalley) Girouard to whom he was married for 64 years.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Evariste and Leda (LeBlanc) Girouard, he was a longtime resident of East Freetown.A dedicated Firefighter for the City of New Bedford, he worked at Station 9 and Station 5 for over 34 years until his retirement in 1995. A veteran of the […]

  • New Bedford

    Stanley Twarog, 82

    NEW BEDFORD — Stanley Twarog, 82, died Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Bedford Gardens Care and Rehab Center after a long illness.Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Walter, Sr. and Mary (Pawlik) Twarog, he lived in South Dartmouth for over 40 years. A recipient of the Marian Medal, Stanley was a communicant and lector at the former St. Hedwig Church.He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.Mr. Twarog was employed as an actuarial examiner at the Division of Insurance with […]

  • New Bedford

    Postponed Funeral Services

    BOTELHO: of New Bedford, Wednesday, March 7, 2018, Noreen, 68. Funeral procession will depart from the Aubertine-Lopes Funeral Home, 129 Allen St., New Bedford at 12:45 p.m. THURSDAY, March 15, followed by a graveside service at 1 p.m. in Rural Cemetery.McNAUGHTEN: of Fairhaven, Friday, March 9, 2018,  Cynthia S., 89. Her funeral service has been rescheduled for 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at Grace Episcopal Church, 422 County St., New Bedford. Burial will be at a later date […]

  • Foxboro

    Richard W. Rochefort

    Richard W. Rochefort, 91, of Foxboro, a retired Boston Police Officer,passed peacefully on March 9, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Claire T. (Feeney) Rochefort. Born in Boston on July 22, 1926, he was the…

  • Andover

    Joseph Bartley

    ANDOVER- Joseph C. Bartley, 87, of Andover, died Monday, March 5th with his wife of 66 years Joan at his side. In 1960 he founded the world famous restaurant, Mr. Bartley's Burger Cottage, considered a landmark in Harvard Square and a family business depicted in movies, books and television shows. Over the years “Mr. B” built friendships with everyone from sports heroes, politicians, Harvard University scholars and the common man which he considered himself. The epitome of a self-made man, Joe was born in a small house on 2nd street in North Andover and was raised there and in South Lawrence. He briefly attended Central Catholic High School and Lawrence…

  • Andover

    Leo Daley

    KENNEBUNKPORT, ME – Leo Hayden Daley, 81, of Kennebunkport, Maine, died peacefully on March 6, 2018 at Southern Maine Health Care. His family gathered to be with him. Leo was born on April 10, 1936, the first child of Leo Francis Daley and Dorothy Bailey Daley. He grew up in Andover, graduated from Phillips Academy Andover and entered Harvard in 1953 with the class of '57. At both schools he was a valuable member of the football squad. In 1955 he took a time-out to serve in the United States Marine Corp. Following his discharge from active duty he completed his Harvard education with a degree in Economics. On May…

  • Gloucester

    James Johnson

    PEABODY – James Johnson passed away February 28, 2018, of health complications, at NSMC Salem Hospital, with family and friends at his side. James was born in Gloucester, Mass., on December 23, 1959, and moved to Beverly around the age of eight. As an adult he lived in Salem, Beverly, Gloucester, and finally moved to Peabody in 2009. He was an avid reader. He enjoyed such authors as Franklin W. Dixon, J.D. Robb, J.R.R. Tolkien and J.K. Rowling. He enjoyed watching sports, such as wrestling, hockey, football and baseball. Over the last five years, he managed to accrue 1,679 Super Balls. His main passion was music, and enjoyed listening to…

  • Haverhill

    Barbara Bird

    RYE, NH – Barbara Ann Bird, 88, formerly of Atkinson, NH, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Webster at Rye where she had been living since falling ill. She was born in Haverhill, August 20, 1929, a daughter of the late John and Lydia (Tardiff) Conway. Barbara was raised in Haverhill and graduated from Haverhill High School with the Class of 1947. She went on to attend Boston University before marrying the love of her life, Leonard A. Bird. The couple settled in Atkinson with their son in 1966. Barbara was very active in the Atkinson Historical Society and Friends of the Atkinson Library and also volunteered…

  • Newburyport

    Irene Freeman

    NEWBURYPORT, MA – Irene Pearl (Mutch) Freeman, 87, of Newburyport, passed away peacefully March 11, 2018, at High Pointe House in Haverhill, surrounded by her loving family. She was born at home on October 23, 1930, in Medford, Mass., to her parents, the late John Edward and Elsie May (MacKay) Mutch. Irene graduated from Medford High School in 1948 and also attended additional business and administrative assistant courses at North Shore Community College. She worked at American Mutual Insurance Co., General Oil Co., and Chirug & Cairns, Inc. prior to settling into her career at Governor Dummer Academy (GDA) in Byfield, Mass. Irene was immensely proud to work at GDA…

  • Salem

    Joseph Ortins

    PEABODY, MA – Joseph M. Ortins, 95, of Peabody, husband of the late Jeannette (Bedard) Ortins, passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House with his family at his side. Joseph was born in Peabody on August 17, 1922, son of Manuel and Benvinda (Gil Bettencourt) Ortins. Raised in Peabody, he graduated from Peabody High School. In 1942, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served with the Seabees as a carpenter's Mate 3rd Class and was honorably discharged in 1945 In 1952, Joseph moved to Wenham and became a home designer/builder who owned and operated Wenham Homes, Inc. Following his retirement in 1987, he…

  • Newburyport

    Patricia (O'Brien) Parent

    BRADFORD, MA – Patricia M. (O'Brien) Parent, 81, of Bradford, formerly of Salisbury, passed away at the Country Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Newburyport on March 8, 2018, surrounded by her devoted family. Born on April 30, 1936, to the late Arthur and Bernadette (Dufrense) O'Brien in Lowell, Mass., she graduated with the class of 1954 from Lowell High School. A devout lifelong Catholic, Patricia loved bingo and pokeno. She worked for many years as a server at the 4-D restaurant in Salisbury until her retirement and enjoyed spending her summers at Old Orchard Beach with her family. Patricia touched many lives in many different circles and will fondly…

  • New Bedford

    Cynthia S. McNaughten, 89

    FAIRHAVEN — Cynthia LeBaron (Schoen) McNaughten, 89, of Fairhaven, Mass. and Rockville, Md., died Friday, March 9, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital, New Bedford, Mass., of natural causes. She was the widow of Neal K. McNaughten and the daughter of the late Harry H. and Mertice B. (Shurtleff) Schoen.Born in Elizabeth, N.J., she lived in Cranford, N.J.; Farmington and Portland, Maine; Fairhaven; Charleston, S.C.; Seattle, Wash.; Philadelphia, Pa.; Los Altos, Calif.; and Rockville, […]

  • Charlestown

    DANIEL J. “DAN” MEHIGAN 3/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA

    Daniel J. “Dan” Mehigan, a lifelong resident of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Spaulding Hospital in Cambridge. He was 80 years of age. Dan was born in Boston on August 16, 1937, a son of the late Patrick Mehigan and Helen (Downey) Mehigan. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated in the Boston Public School system and graduated from Roxbury Memorial High School. He entered into the United States Marine Corps on August 4, 1955 and served his country with pride until he was honorably discharged on August 3, 1959 with the rank of Corporal. Dan was a printer by trade…

  • Charlton

    Richard K. ‘Dick’ Mosher, Sr. 3/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Sturbridge/Charlton Richard K. ‘Dick’ Mosher, Sr,80, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He leaves behind his wife of 63 years, June A. (Guinee) Mosher, a son Robert Mosher of Worcester, 3 daughters, MaryJane O’Meara of Southbridge, Kathy Nichols of Sturbridge and her husband Barry, Wendy Erskine of Sturbridge and her husband Reginald, 5 grandchildren, Keith Nichols, Corey Nichols, Kimberly Nichols, Shane Erskine, Ashely Erskine and 4 great grandchildren, Mason Nichols, Austin Nichols, Emma Nichols and Myah Foley and a sister, Sheila LeClair. He was predeceased by his son, Richard K. Mosher, Jr., his mother, Pearl Ziak and his brother Thomas Maher.…

  • Chelsea

    Helen A. (Zaksheski) Wilson

    Helen A. (Zaksheski) Wilson Send Flowers September 05, 1922 – March 10, 2018 In her 96th year, Helen passed away early Saturday morning, March 10th in the peaceful surroundings of the Peabody home she resided in for over 65 View full obituary

  • Franklin

    Gretchen Evangeline Hall 3/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA / Ashfield,MA

    Gretchen Evangeline Hall died on March 6, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. She was born on November 29, 1960 to the Reverend Joel Hensel and Ruth Brusco Hensel. She grew up in Marion Springs, Michigan, and attended a two-room Lutheran schoolhouse where her father was the teacher and pastor. She graduated from Michigan State University and received a master’s degree in early childhood education from Lesley University. Gretchen was married in 1986 to Philip Hall and their son Joshua was born in 1995. Throughout a more than thirty-year career, she held leadership positions at the Crittenton Women’s Union, Bright Horizons Family Solutions, the University of Massachusetts, and, most recently, the Home…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Joan E. Kilpatrick

      Joan E. Kilpatrick February 19, 1932 – March 10, 2018 Joan E. Kilpatrick, 86, passed away peacefully at the Nashoba Valley Medical Center on March 10, 2018 after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Ralph L. Kilpatrick who passed in 2002. Joan was born on February 19, 1932 in Everett, MA, a daughter to the late Bernard and Grace Durant. She was raised in Malden and attended Malden schools. It was here that she met her future husband, Ralph. The two were married on October 6, 19…

  • Hanson

    Margaret J. (Glover) Hirst 3/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Abington,MA / Hanson,MA

    Margaret J. Hirst (Glover) – 55 of Abington, MA formerly of Hanson, MA died unexpectedly on March 7th, 2018. Born on March 14, 1962, daughter of the late Robert and Martha Glover. She was a 1980 graduate of Whitman Hanson Regional High School and a graduate of Kinyon – Campbell Business School. She is survived by her husband of 22 years, David, two sons, Robert and Adam, and one daughter, Jillian, all of Abington. Sister Barbara Lacey and her husband William of Wareham, and her late sister Suzanne Dunstan. She will also be missed by her two nieces Karen Earl and husband Darrell of Hanson and Lisa Dunstan and her…

  • Lawrence

    Richard Primak

    HAVERHILL – Richard D. Primak, 57, passed away unexpectedly March 1, 2018 while vacationing in Miami, Fla. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Samuel and Adele (Norse) Primak. Raised and educated in Milton, Richard attended Milton High…

  • Lawrence

    Donald Sargent

    BEDFORD, NH – Donald H. Sargent, 85, of Bedford, N.H., died on March 9, 2018, at his home. Born in Haverhill, Mass., the son of the late Hugh and Mary (Denoncour) Sargent, he was raised in Plaistow, N.H., attending Pollard School and Haverhill…

  • Lawrence

    Michael Busby

    METHUEN – Michael V. Busby, 42, of Methuen, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, in Portland, Maine. The son of Kevin F. and Nancy M. (Hickey) Busby, Michael was born in Lawrence on May 21, 1975. He was a graduate of St. John’s Prep…