• Lynn

    Ella Mitchell

    LYNN — Ella Mitchell, long-time resident of the Lynn area, died Wednesday, March 7 at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington. Born June 6, 1948 in Lynn, she attended and graduated from Lynn English High School. Ella worked for General Electric for 30 years. Ella loved being surrounded by family and socializing with her friends. Ella had a personality that could make any person’s bad day a good one. She also had a smile and a laugh that could light up a room. Ella’s humor was another infectious quality that she possessed; she could make a room burst out into laughter. She is survived by her two daughters, Kimberlee…

  • Lynn

    Steven H. Toomajian, 58

    NAHANT — Steven H. Toomajian, age 58, of Nahant, died at his home with his loving family at his side on Friday, March 9, 2018. He was the husband of Patricia Ann (Hickey) Toomajian, with whom he shared 27 years of marriage. Born in Medford, he was the son of the late Sarkis and Emma (Berberian) Toomajian. He was raised in Somerville and Winchester and had lived in Nahant for 22 years. Steve was a senior systems administrator for Arnold Worldwide, Boston. He was an active member of the Nahant community as a volunteer at the Johnson Elementary School, Nahant Little League, and the Cub Scout Program. He was very…

  • Lynn

    Dwight B. McFadden, 77

    SPENCER — Dwight B. McFadden, age 77, of Spencer, and a longtime resident of Lynn, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018. He was the husband of Leo Corr. Born in Lubec, Maine, he was the son of Byron and Paulyne (Small) McFadden. Dwight was a mental health worker, working in Tewksbury and Danvers. He continued working as a driver for GLSS, from where he retired. He loved reading, watching and playing along with Jeopardy and cooking shows. He also enjoyed sweets. In addition to his husband, he is survived by his children, Stephanie and Dennis Donohue of Wilmington, Brian McFadden of Lynn, Andrea and Peter Marra of Groveland and Carl…

  • Lynn

    Mabel M. Jodoin, 92

    LYNN — Mabel Mary (Comeau) Jodoin, a longtime resident of Lynn, passed away at the age 92 on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Born in Lynn on July 21, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Evelina Comeau. Mabel was raised in Lynn and educated at St. Jeans School then attended St. Anne’s Academy in Marlborough. Growing up in a huge household of brothers and sisters, Mabel found her true calling to be a nurturing mother. She was a devoted homemaker and wife to the late Richard C. Jodoin, who passed in September of 2016, and a dedicated mother to her seven children. Her children gave her a…

  • Fall River

    Helen F. Nichols

    Helen F. Nichols Send Gifts March 14, 2018 After an extended illness, Helen Florence Nichols, 79, formerly of Fairhaven, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Cortland Place Nursing Home, View full obituary

  • Medfield,  Millis

    Mary Karcher

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Mary Karcher March 14, 2018 On March 14 2018 Mary Lane Karcher passed away peacefully after a brief illness. Born on July 1st1951, Mary grew up in Sherborn MA but was a resident of Bellingham MA for the last 35+ years. She …

  • Springfield

    Ruth Rodriguez

    Ruth Rodriguez November 22, 1962 – March 14, 2018 Springfield – Ruth M Rodriguez, 55, departed this life on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at Baystate Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Ruth was born in Holyoke, Massachusetts on Novemb …

  • Athol,  Gardner,  Leominster,  Orange

    Suzanne Page-Neri

    March 14, 2018 Suzanne Page-Neri PETERSHAM – Susan Page-Neri of Petersham, passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at home. Raised in Athol, she was the daughter of the late Lorne W. Page and the late Claire (Coolidge) Page. She graduated from Athol High School with the Class of 1967. After spending a year at Mt. Wachusett Community College, Sue went to work for New England Telephone, leaving in 1969 to begin her 41 year career with the L.S. Starrett Company where she was also a member of th…

  • Dracut

    Gilbert Nason Sr

    Gilbert Nason Sr January 30, 1937 – March 14, 2018 Gil was born to Viola (Leatham) and Eugene Nason in Somerville, MA. He was a man of many talents, loved by many and will be missed by all. He was also a life long Red Sox Fan. He was marrie …

  • Fitchburg

    Patricia A. (Wheeler) Hartman, Shirely

    She was born in Shirley on July 7, 1925 a daughter of the late, Walter E. and Anne C. (Bulger) Wheeler and has lived in Shirley her entire life. She was a graduate of St. Bernard’s High School in 1944. Pat worked for several years as a quality control inspector at the Siemens Company in North Reading prior to her retirement in 1987. She was an active member of St. Anthony of Padua Parish in Shirley, where she sang in the choir and was a past president for the Ladies Sodality She leaves her daughter with whom she lived, Susan S. Hartman of Shirley; a brother, Kenneth A. Wheeler of…

  • Gloucester

    James ("Jim") Crain

    BEVERLY, MA – James (“Jim”) Crain of Gloucester, Mass., and Marco Island, Fla., passed away peacefully on March 8, 2018, in Beverly, Mass., concluding a long life filled with unceasing love, hard work, and devotion to public service. A proud son of Leominster, Jim was born April 29, 1931, to parents Mary (McCann) and John H. Crain Sr. and was the youngest of siblings, John Crain Jr. of Leominster, Mary Sullivan of Lexington, and Janet Schmitt of Melbourne, Fla. Jim graduated from St. Bernard's High School in Fitchburg, Mass., where he was awarded “The AK Bernardian” scholar-athlete award at the 1949 graduation ceremony. He then secured a football scholarship to…

  • Gloucester

    Philip Havran

    ROCKPORT, MA – Philip Stephen Havran, 84, of Rockport, died Tuesday, February 27, 2018, following a long illness. Phil was born in Boston, Mass., on November 29, 1933, son of the late Philip and Catherine (Moore) Havran, and grew up in Rockport. Philip earned a B.S. in Communications at Boston University and then entered Officer Candidate School in 1956 to specilalize in public relations for the U.S. Navy, earning the rank of Lieutenant J.G. He left the Navy in 1961 to work in public reations at Massport. Philip was predeceased by his son, Stephen. He is survived by his wife, Jeanne; his daughter, Suzanne of Portsmouth, N.H.; and grandchildren, Gretchen…

  • Salem

    Isabel Cobb

    DANVERS – Isabel (Russell) Cobb, 90, passed away peacefully in the early hours of March 8, 2018. She was the loving wife of Wilbur S. Cobb of Danvers. They fell in love – at first sight – on a blind date. They enjoyed 68 years of marriage and dedicated their lives to providing the best childhood possible for their two children, Judith and Eric. A proud leap year baby, Isie was born in Danvers on February 29, 1928 to Clarence and Isabella Russell. She was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Holten High School. She furthered her education at Boston University and was employed as head…

  • Salem

    Anebal Paulino

    PEABODY – Anebal Paulino, 94, beloved husband of the late Maria Rosa (Vieira) Paulino, and the late Rosalie (Raymond) Paulino, died unexpectedly on Tuesday March 6, 2018, at the North Shore Medical Center, Salem Hospital. Born in Peabody, he was the son of the late Henry and Mariana (Lobato) Paulino. He graduated from Peabody High School, and was a lifelong resident of the city. He enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II. Mr. Paulino worked in the family business, operating as a Piggery and later as H. Paulino Garbage and Waste Disposal Service. Anebal enjoyed his retirement, traveling to Europe and took a few cruises on the Queen…

  • New Bedford

    Mary R. Hanson, 97

     DARTMOUTH —  Mary R. Hanson, 97, of Dartmouth, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Swansea. She was the wife of the late John Hanson. Born in Cambridge, a daughter of the late Peter and Concettina (Amenta) Barbagallo, she had resided in Dartmouth for the past 36 years. She was a graduate of Somerville High School. Mrs. Hanson had worked in education sales for the film industry and also at BCC in the financial aid […]

  • New Bedford

    Katherine Kate Crosby, 101

     NEW BEDFORD — Katherine Kate (Kelly) Crosby, 101, of New Bedford, died Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Sacred Heart Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Clifford Allen Crosby. Daughter of the late Thomas and Mary A. (Clark) Kelly, she was born in New Bedford and a lifelong resident. She was a communicant of the Catholic Church and a former employee of St. Luke’s Hospital housekeeping department.During her marriage, she enjoyed day trips to Horseneck Beach, […]

  • New Bedford

    Christopher B. King, 34

    DARTMOUTH – Christopher B. King, 34, of North Dartmouth passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 11, 2018 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was the loving husband of seven years, to Tanya (Miguel) King.Born in New Bedford, son of Paul King of New Bedford and Nancy (Mullin) Blouin and her husband Barry of Fairhaven, he was a graduate of Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School where he was a Varsity Football Player. Chris had been a truck driver […]

  • New Bedford

    Joseph S. Arruda, Jr., 87

    NEW BEDFORD  — Joseph S. Arruda, Jr., 87, of New Bedford, died Saturday, March 10, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of Teresa (Furtado) Arruda with whom he shared 54 years of marriage and son of the late Joseph S. Arruda, Sr. and Mary (Alves) Arruda.Born in Bretanha, St. Michael, Azores, he came to this country at the age of 2, residing in Dartmouth and most of his life in New Bedford. Mr. Arruda was a communicant of Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Church.He […]

  • New Bedford

    Eva R. Lopes

    LOPES: of Dartmouth, Sunday, March 11, 2018, Eva R. (Silva), 95. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. at the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County St., New Bedford. Funeral service at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 17 at the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ, 105 Purchase St., New Bedford. Burial in Rural Cemetery. www.hathawayfunerals.com

  • Beverly

    Stephen C. Theobald

    Stephen C. Theobald March 8, 1946 – March 8, 2018 Beverly – Stephen C. Theobald 72, formerly of Peabody, beloved husband of Norma A. (Landry) Theobald, died Thursday, Mar… View Details

  • Brockton

    Richard F. Cashman 3/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Middleboro,MA

    Richard F. Cashman age 75 Of Middleboro, formerly of Halifax, died peacefully at his home on Saturday March 10, 2018 after a lengthy battle with ALS. Dick was born and raised in Brockton a son of the late George and Margaret (Gould) Cashman and was a 1960 graduate of Brockton High School. He had served in the US Naval Reserve. Dick had been an electrician and member of the I.B.E.W. Local 223 in Brockton. He had spent most of his electrical career at the Pilgrim Power Plant in Plymouth where he was the head steward. Dick’s passion was cars and drag racing at the New England Dragway in Epping, NH.…

  • Charlestown

    JOHN F. HAYES 3/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA

    John F. Hayes, a lifelong resident of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was 66 years of age. John was born in Boston on May 4, 1951, a son of the late Joseph J. Hayes and Mary L. (Russell) Hayes. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated at St. Mary’s Parochial School and graduated from Charlestown High School in 1969. John worked for over 35 years as an Anesthesia Technician at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Brighton. John was involved in Charlestown Youth Hockey as a coach for several years and also enjoyed a 25 year career as…

  • Dedham

    Dorothy E. (Oliva) Maimone 3/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    MAIMONE, Dorothy E. (Oliva) Of Dedham, March 12, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Frank A. Maimone. Devoted mother of Michael Maimone of Walpole, Paul Maimone of Limestone, TN, and Linda R. Maimone of Dedham. Grandmother of Daniel, Tony, Kendra, Andrea, James, Christine, and Ann Marie. Great-grandmother of Andrew, Samantha, Max, Ember, Olivia, Rose, Michael, Sophia, and Lila. Sister of Nicolina Eosco of Dedham, Eleanor DiStefano of Dedham, Nicholas Oliva of Venice, FL, Virginia Petisce of West Falmouth, and the late Yolanda Laquidara, Mary Balliro, Gerard Oliva, and Carmella Preston. Member of the St. Mary’s Church Sodality. Visitation at the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High…

  • Fall River

    Robert R. Latinville, Sr.

    Robert R. Latinville, Sr. December 22, 1934 – March 12, 2018 Robert R. Latinville Sr., 83, of Fall River, husband of Patricia (Champoux) Latinville, passed away on Monday, March 12,… View Details

  • Fall River

    Richard J. Bourgeois

    Richard J. Bourgeois December 4, 1942 – March 6, 2018 Richard J. Bourgeois, 75, of Rochester, formerly of Fall River and Swansea, beloved husband of Pauline (Silvia) Bourgeoi… View Details

  • Kingston

    George (Jay) F. Dion 3/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    George (Jay) F. Dion, 65, of Kingston, MA passed away suddenly on March 10, 2018. Born on July 4, 1952 to the late George and Doris Dion. He was the beloved husband of 45 years to Wendy (Lord) Dion. Loving father to Schaun Dion and his wife Megan, Heather Powderly and her husband Jon, Melissa Chue and her husband James, and like a father to Mitchell Ballinger and his wife Michelle. Grandfather to Joshua and Emma Dion, Allison and Sean Powderly, and Samantha and Ava Chue. He was a graduate of Silver Lake Regional High School in Kingston and ITT Tech. At age 19 he married the love of his…

  • Lawrence

    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…

  • Lawrence

    Jeanette Thibodeau

    WESTFORD, MA – Jeanette M. (Murphy) Thibodeau, 88, of Westford, Mass., and a former longtime resident of Woburn, Mass., died on March 10, 2018, at Emerson Hospital, Concord, Mass. Born in Haverhill, Mass., the daughter of the late Michael S. and…

  • Lawrence

    Joseph Giarrusso

    PLAISTOW, NH – Joseph M. Giarrusso, 62, of Plaistow, N.H., died on March 9, 2018, at his home. Born in Lawrence, Mass., son of the late Joseph R. Giarrusso and Claire (Bruneau) Giarrusso, he attended Lawrence High School, graduating with the…

  • Lawrence

    Arthur Royer

    SALEM, NH – Arthur L. Royer was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, on May 20, 1932, to the late Marie (Caron) Royer. He graduated from St. Joseph’s Grammar School and St. James High School in Haverhill, Mass. At St. James High school he…

  • Lawrence

    Frank P. Spires

    HAVERHILL, MA – Frank P. Spires, 72, of Haverhill, passed away after a long illness Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport, with his family by his side. Frank was born in Methuen, grew up and was educated in Lawrence. He…

  • Lawrence

    George Williams, Jr.

    SALEM, NH – George H. Williams Jr., 26, a resident of Salem, N.H., passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Born in Boston, Mass., George was educated in the Salem, N.H., schools and was a graduate of Salem High School, class of 2009. He had worked…

  • Lawrence

    Patrick McNamara

    HAVERHILL – Patrick B. McNamara, 52, husband of Dana (Dittman) McNamara, passed away March 10, 2018, at his home with his loving family by his side. Born in Haverhill, he was the son of Donna E. (Kyle) McNamara of Haverhill and the late Henry E….

  • Lawrence

    Donald Field

    EAST HAMPSTEAD, NH – Donald E. Field, 85, of East Hampstead, N.H., passed away on Friday March 9, 2018, at Parkland Medical Center, Derry, N.H. Mr. Field was born, raised, and educated in Lawrence and was a 1950 graduate of Lawrence High School….

  • Lawrence

    Frank Petralia

    METHUEN – Frank M. Petralia passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at High Pointe House of Merrimack Valley Hospice in Haverhill with his family by his side. Born in Lawrence on February 24, 1929, he was the son of the late Anthony Petralia and…