• Lynn

    Richard J. Wall, 76

    LYNN — Mr. Richard J. Wall, age 76, of Lynn, died Thursday after a brief illness. He was the husband of Joan E. (Reid) Wall, with whom he shared 55 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Raymond and Eva (Cormier) Wall. He had lived in Lynn for the greater part of his life. Richard had worked as a custodian at the Lynn Police Station for many years until his retirement in 2003. Prior to that he had worked as a bus driver and truck driver. He was an avid Boston sports fan, particularly the Bruins. He enjoyed taking rides with his wife to…

  • Lynn

    Dawn M. Kenney, 53

    LYNN — Dawn M. Kenney, age 53 years, of Lynn, died unexpectedly at her home on Friday, March 16. She was the wife of Alan W. Kenney, with whom she shared 30-plus years of marriage. Born in Weymouth at South Shore Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Frances (Sheffield) Ostrander, formerly residing in Hanson before retiring to Raynham.  She graduated from Whitman Hanson High School, Class of 1983, and received a bachelor’s degree from Bridgewater State University, Class of 1987. Dawn lived in Raynham and Quincy before moving to Lynn in 2012. She was employed as an assistant office manager at North Short Treatment Options in…

  • Lynn

    Thomas J. Laramie, 56

    LYNN — Mr. Thomas J. “Tom” Laramie, age 56 and lifelong resident of Lynn, died on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 after being stricken at his residence. He was the beloved husband of Karen (Wing) Laramie. Born in Lynn in 1961, Tom was the son of the late William and Barbara (Bailey) Laramie. He was raised and educated in Lynn, graduating from Lynn Classical High School in 1980. Tom worked as a driver for many years at a number of local businesses including GLSS, Meninno Construction Co. Inc., Agganis Construction, Inc., Bentley Warren Trucking, Inc. and most recently for the City of Lynn Parking Department. Tom was best known for his…

  • Lynn

    Shirley Whittier, 84

    BEVERLY — Shirley (Smith) Whittier, age 84, of Beverly and former longtime resident of Lynn, passed away peacefully at Beverly Hospital on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. She was born in Lynn on Oct. 27, 1933, the daughter of the late Mortimer J. and Alice M. (O’Connell) Smith. Shirley had attended Lynn Classical High School for a time and graduated from Wakefield High School, Class of 1952. She had worked for Christ Child Nursery as an aide and bus driver for many years. Shirley also worked as a secretary for Dr. Yukins Ophthalmologist office for 22 years prior to her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Pius V Church where…

  • Lynn

    Senoria J. Robertson, 98

    WEST CHESTER, Ohio — Senoria Josephine Robertson (nee Mack), 98, passed away peacefully in West Chester, Ohio, on Thursday, March 15, 2018. Born in East Greenville, Pa., on Oct. 2, 1919. Senoria taught home economics for 30 years at Breed Junior High School in Lynn. She was an outstanding seamstress and cook for her family. She enjoyed quilting, embroidering, sewing and had a beautiful collection of thimbles. Later in life she loved traveling, especially cruising. She loved the adventure. She was the beloved wife of the late Rosco Robertson, devoted mother of Susan Jackson, loving Grammy of Robert Jackson and Ruth Park and great-grandmother of Hannah Christner, William Jackson and…

  • Lynn

    Rita M. Shaw, 88

    LYNN — Mrs. Rita M. (Misisco) Shaw, age 88, of Lynn, passed away on Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018 after a lengthy illness. She was married to the late Leewood Shaw, who passed away in 1981. Rita leaves her two sons, Allen Shaw of Lynn and Bruce Shaw of Kingston, N.H., and his girlfriend, Donna Ruocco of Peabody, along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.   Born in Southwick in 1929, she was the youngest of 11 children, and last survivor of the late Sabatino and Pasqualina (Vicchiorelli) Misisco. Raised on a farm and educated in Southwick, she later moved to Lynn and worked primarily as a waitress, mostly for…

  • Lynn

    Georgina N. de Granda, 84

    Georgina N. de Granda, beloved mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed peacefully on March 20, 2018 surrounded by her family at the age of 84. Born in Santiago de Cuba, she moved to the Boston area in 1964, where she worked at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel for more than 40 years while single-handedly raising her two daughters. Georgina loved spending time with her family and was especially fond of her grandchildren. She was her grandchildren’s biggest fan and never missed an opportunity to attend a sporting event, performance or graduation. She was known for celebrating every accomplishment no matter how small and was often equipped with balloons and sparklers.…

  • Lynn

    Rolfe G. Tilley

    In loving memory of Rolfe Garfield Tilley, born Dec. 25, 1928, who now reunites with his wife, Mary H. (Brown) Tilley, with whom they enjoyed 62 years of marriage. A Lynn native, born at Lynn Hospital to the late Gershom and Emily J. (Hoddinott) Tilley, and was a graduate of Lynn English High School, Class of 1947. As an avid lover of classic films, he enrolled and is an alumni of the University of Connecticut Hartford, for art. He was also a historian, collector and restorer of motion pictures for more than 50 years. He was well known for his showing of vintage films at Institutions and charitable functions. Rolfe…

  • Lynn

    James E. Freeman, 91

    PEABODY — James E. Freeman, 91, of Peabody and formerly of Salem, died Tuesday evening at his home surrounded by his loving family following a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of the late Theresa H. (Mazurkiewicz) Freeman, with whom he shared more than 67 years of marriage. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late John and Belinda (Kennedy) Freeman. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School, Class of 1945. He has lived in Peabody for the past 64 years. Upon his graduation from high school, James enlisted with the United States Navy and served for two years…

  • Springfield

    Justino Davila

    Justino Davila November 28, 1956 – March 23, 2018 Westfield – Justino Davila, 61, departed this life on Friday, March 23rd, 2018 at Home surrounded by his loving family. Justino was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on November 28th, 1956 to his pa …

  • Fall River

    Lucy M. Souza

    Lucy M. Souza Send Gifts March 23, 2018 Lucy M. Souza, 87, of Fall River, wife of the late James Souza, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 23, 2018 after a View full obituary

  • Fitchburg

    Yevgeniy Y. “Gene” Petrov, Lowell

    Gene was born in Tutaev, Russia, April 10, 1958, a son of the late Yuriy and Galina (Chekmasova) Petrov and immigrated to the United States in 2002. For the past 13 years, Gene worked as a test engineer at AVS Corporation in Ayer. He leaves his wife of 39 years, Svetlana M. (Botova) Petrova; a son, Dmitry Petrov of Chelmsford and a daughter, Tatiana Petrova of Russia. Arrangements Gene’s family will receive family and friends from 4-7 Thursday, March 29, 2018 at the Anderson Funeral Home, 25 Fitchburg Rd, (Rte 2A) Ayer. Please see www.andersonfuneral.com for additional information.

  • Dracut

    Norman Perras

    Norman Perras October 12, 1944 – March 23, 2018 DRACUT – Norman J. Perras, 73, died Friday, March 23, 2018 at the High Point Hospice House, Haverhill. He was the beloved husband of Joan M. (Presley) Perras, with whom he celebrated 50 years o …

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    Joan Bernsee

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Joan Bernsee June 07, 1932 – March 23, 2018 Bernsee, Joan P., 85,of Arlington formerly of Lexington, died peacefully on March 23, 2018 at her daughter’s home, surrounded by her children. She was the loving mother of Janice, Leah (Jon Har …

  • Fitchburg

    William G. Denmark, Ayer

    Mr. Denmark was born in Romney, West Virginia, July 27, 1933, a son of Ulysses Grant and Helen E. (Smith) Denmark and has resided in Ayer for nearly fifty years. For 29 years Mr. Denmark worked in the receiving department at San Vel – Lone Star in Littleton, retiring in 1998. He was a former member of the International Union of Operating Engineers. He leaves his wife of 35 years, Martha I. (Hunter) Denmark; two sons, Christopher S. Hunter of Ayer, Terry Denmark of West Virginia, two daughters, Gennifer M. Denmark of Lunenburg, Sheila Denmark-Martinez of West Virginia; two brothers, Joseph Denmark of Shirley, Edward Denmark of Ayer; several grandchildren…

  • Revere

    Antonette Mancuso

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Antonette Mancuso January 31, 1925 – March 23, 2018 Antonette “Anette” Mancuso, 93 years of age, of Revere, formerly of East Boston and Boston’s North End, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. Cherished daughter of the late Thomas and C …

  • Shrewsbury

    Jeffrey Warren

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Jeffrey Warren March 20, 1945 – March 23, 2018

  • Newton

    Anne Resnick

    of Needham, on March 22, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Jack Resnick. Services pending The post Anne Resnick appeared first on Brezniak Rodman Funeral Directors.

  • New Bedford

    Rev. Francis X. Wallace, 96

    FALMOUTH — Reverend Francis X. Wallace, 96, decorated Army Chaplain, died Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River. He was born in Beverly to Harry W. and Florence (Hayes) Wallace.Father Wallace attended Holy Family High School in New Bedford and St. Anselm College in Manchester NH. After studies at St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Baltimore, MD, he was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Fall River in 1947. From his first assignment at Corpus […]

  • New Bedford

    George V. Cafferty, 77

    NEW BEDFORD — George V. Cafferty, 77, of New Bedford, died Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at home surrounded by his family after a brief and courageous battle with cancer. He was the devoted husband of Ann M. (Healy) Cafferty. George and Ann were high school sweethearts and would have been married for 53 years in May.Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late George H. and Gladys (Murray) Cafferty. He lived in New Bedford his entire life.He was a 1961 graduate of New […]

  • New Bedford

    Calvin E. Ross, 87

    MATTAPOISETT — Calvin Everett Ross, 87, of Mattapoisett passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018. He and his wife Dorothy A. (Spear) Ross met in junior high school and were married for 68 years.Born in Dedham, the son of the late Ernest L. and Irene (Scannell) Ross, he grew up in Hyde Park and lived in Quincy and Braintree before moving to Mattapoisett 25 years ago. He was a graduate of Hyde Park High School and Northeastern University.Mr. Ross was the President of Carbalon, […]

  • New Bedford

    Hilda Tavares, 99

    DARTMOUTH — Hilda (Medeiros) Tavares, 99, of South Dartmouth, died peacefully Sunday, March 18, 2018 at her home. She was the widow of John Tavares with whom she shared 71 years of marriage at his passing and daughter of the late Joseph Medeiros and Gloria (Pavao) Martin.Born in New Bedford, she resided in South Dartmouth since 1955 and was a parishioner of St. Mary Church in South Dartmouth. Mrs. Tavares was employed as a Floor Lady at Langshaw Manufacturing until her […]

  • Gloucester

    Peabody – Marjorie Ann Lufkin,…

    Peabody – Marjorie Ann Lufkin, 79, of Brooksby Village, Peabody and formerly of South Hamilton, died Friday, March 16, 2018. Born in Gloucester, she was the daughter of the late Warren K. Sr. and Gertrude L.C. (Calder) Lufkin. She was raised and educated in Gloucester and was a graduate of Gloucester High School. She continued her education at Salem State College, earning her degree in Nursing. Ms. Lufkin devoted her life to children and family and was a motherly figure to many. Marjorie lived with and was an integral member of the Cabot family of Wenham and South Hamilton for 54 years, devoting her life to helping raise and guide…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport, MA – Jennifer Ann…

    Newburyport, MA – Jennifer Ann Montello of Newburyport, passed away peacefully in her home on March 21, 2018. Jennifer was born in Malden, MA on June 20, 1976. She graduated from Pentucket High School in 1994 and attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Jennifer is survived by her parents, Alan and Nancy Montello of West Newbury; her sister, Melissa Montello and her husband Ken, her brother, Greg Montello and his wife, Shannon and her brother Geoff Montello and his wife, Carolyn, as well as her beloved nieces and nephews Sabine, Violette, Henry, Ben, James, Harrison and Theodore. Throughout her life, Jennifer loved working with and spending time with children. She…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport, MA – Barbara Brog…

    Newburyport, MA – Barbara Brogan of Newburyport passed away on March 21, 2018, at the age of 85 after a long illness. She leaves behind her brother, James Brogan of Gulfport, Ms. and her sister Ann Gosselin of Rochester, N.H. She helped raise her nephews, Scott Brogan of Charleston, S.C. and Brian Brogan of County Donegal, Ireland and will fondly be remembered by all of her nieces, nephews, friends, and anyone else who has been blessed to be part of her life. Barbara is a native of Newburyport and graduated from Newburyport High School. She worked at Towle Silver in Newburyport and Salisbury’s Elementary School cafeteria. Barbara was an avid…

  • Newburyport

    Grand Isle, VT – Doris Elizabe…

    Grand Isle, VT – Doris Elizabeth Baron On a beautiful bluebird day, with views of her favorite lake, our dear Mother and friend, Doris (Mayfarth) Baron concluded her journey with us. Doris, 94, passed peacefully on March 19, 2018. She was born February 11, 1924 to Walter and Helen (Halladay) Mayfarth in Brooklyn, N.Y. and moved to Ridgewood, NJ as a young child. Upon graduation from Ridgewood High School, Doris attended John Hopkins University and Florida Southern where she received degrees in biology and nursing. During WWII, she was a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Nurse Corp and was stationed stateside caring for soldiers returning from the European Theater.…

  • Newburyport

    Merrimac, MA – John J. "Jack" …

    Merrimac, MA – John J. “Jack” Marlowe, II, 52, recently moved to Merrimac and was a longtime resident of Salisbury and Newburyport, passed at his home on Tuesday afternoon, March 20, 2018. He was the husband of Susan Cavalieri and former husband of Cathleen A. (Richardson) Wood.  The oldest son of Judy (Domenicucci) Marlowe and the late John J. Marlowe, oldest brother of Mark Marlowe. He was born in Roslindale on June 18, 1965 and was a graduate of Newburyport High School, Class of 1983.  He joined the military through the Delayed Entry Program, proudly serving with the United States Navy from October 24, 1983 until his honorable discharge on October 23, 1987.  “Jack,” as he was…

  • Newburyport

    Eliot, ME – Melissa Dale (Prit…

    Eliot, ME – Melissa Dale (Pritchard) Florek, 60, of Eliot, Maine, formerly of Salisbury, Mass., passed away on Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018, at her home. She was the loving wife of Thomas R. Florek. They shared 22 years of marriage together. Born on Dec. 8, 1957, in Newburyport, Mass., she was the daughter of David S. Pritchard and Beverly A. (Littlefield) Pritchard. Melissa was a 1975 graduate of Triton High School and Northern Essex Community College where she earned a Medical Secretary Associate degree. She spent most of her career as a Purchasing Agent, and worked for Friction Materials Inc., in Lawrence, Mass., Continental Microwave and Tool in Hampton,…

  • Newburyport

    Amesbury, MA – Shirley F. (Dow…

    Amesbury, MA – Shirley F. (Dow) Gilbert, 98, a longtime resident of Amesbury, died Tuesday afternoon at the Merrimack Valley Health Center in the loving presence of her family. The daughter of the late Sherwood C. and Frances M. (Nichols) Dow, Shirley was born in Haverhill on June 11, 1919, and was an executive secretary at the Bailey Company in Amesbury for more than 30 years. She always enjoyed working, and at times held several bookkeeping jobs at local stores. In later life, she also worked with her granddaughters at R. E. Kimball Company in Amesbury. Shirley loved cooking and baking for her family, and hosted countless family events over…

  • Newburyport

    Montpelier – Gloria E. Keefe, …

    Montpelier – Gloria E. Keefe, formerly from Newburyport, Massachusetts, passed away Friday, March 16, 2018 at the Westview Meadows at Montpelier. Born on February 2, 1926, Ground Hogs Day, in Newburyport, she was the daughter of the late George O and Eva Marie (Roberts) Fecteau. Gloria graduated from the local high school in 1943 and went right to work in a Defense Factory making coveralls for the military. She ran an industrial, double needle sewing machine! During WWII, Congress created the new US Cadet Nurse Corps to supply military nurses for the field and replace nurses that had left the local hospitals. Gloria signed up in 1945 and graduated after…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Jacqueline E. Opie, …

    Danvers – Jacqueline E. Opie, 88, of Danvers, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by loved ones. She was the wife of the late David W. Opie, with whom she shared 62 years of marriage before his passing On June 7, 2017. Born in Lynn on May 6, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Rene’ and Eva Gingras. Jacquie was a graduate of Lynn English High School and Emmanuel College. She was a dedicated and well-loved teacher of foreign languages at St. John’s Prep in Danvers, St. Mary’s of the Annunciation School and Danvers High School for many years. She was…

  • Salem

    Danvers – On Monday, March 19,…

    Danvers – On Monday, March 19, 2018, Stacy Anne Fox passed away suddenly at the age of 46 years. Stacy will be forever remembered by her mother, Susan Cook Fox, of Danvers; her father, Gary Fox and his wife, Pamela of Saugus; her brother, Brian Fox and his wife, Kathleen of Wakefield; her nephews, Lincoln and Nolan Fox of Wakefield; her uncle, Howard Frisch of Swampscott; her cousin, Scott Frisch and his wife, Christine of Newburyport; her cousin, Robin Ruggerio and her husband, Steve of Sarasota, FL; her cousin, Catherine Green and her husband, Sean of Roseville, CA; her cousin, Nathan Cook and his wife, Tammy of Tucson, AZ; her…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Alphonse J. Saffer, …

    Peabody – Alphonse J. Saffer, 87, of Peabody, died unexpectedly on Sunday, March 18, 2018. He was the husband of the late Jean M. (Ouellette) Saffer and devoted companion of Joan A. Girard of Peabody. Born and raised in Salem, He was the son of the late Bagdasar and M. Christine (Boisvert) Saffer. From High School, Al joined the Marines and served in Korea. He returned to the area and first worked for Sylvania as a machinist and later for the United Shoe Machine Corp Corporation until his retirement in 1996. Al’s real passion was building motorized model ships that were exhibited throughout the area. He is survived by his…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Ann M. (Luongo) Brit…

    Danvers – Ann M. (Luongo) Britton, 82, passed away surrounded by her family on March 16, 2018 in the Kaplan Family Hospice House. She was the devoted wife of the late Joseph R. Britton. Born in Chelsea on December 9, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Anna (Shoohigh) Luongo. She was raised and educated in Chelsea and graduated from Chelsea High School. Ann had been employed as a bank teller and later in the loan department for the former Danvers Savings Bank. She had also worked at Danversport Yacht Club. Ann volunteered at the Town Hall and also as a town crossing guard for many years.…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Karlyne A. (Dynan) H…

    Danvers – Karlyne A. (Dynan) Horgan, 95, wife of the late Raymond E. Horgan, died Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018. Born in Peabody to the late Joseph and Julia (Reid) Dynan, she graduated from Peabody High School in 1939 and the Bryant & Stratton Commercial School in Boston two years later. Karlyne pursued a secretarial career for 16 years, working for several companies, including the Pocahontas Fuel Company. In 1957, she married and moved to New York City, where she and her family resided until Raymond’s untimely death in 1975. Karlyne returned with her four children to the North Shore, settling in Danvers. A member of the La Salette Faith…

  • Salem

    Beverly, MA – Shirley (Smith) …

    Beverly, MA – Shirley (Smith) Whittier, age 84, of Beverly and former longtime resident of Lynn, passed away peacefully at Beverly Hospital on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. She was born in Lynn on October 27, 1933, the daughter of the late, Mortimer J. and Alice M. (O’Connell) Smith. Shirley had attended Lynn Classical High School for a time and graduated from Wakefield High School, Class of 1952. She had worked for Christ Child Nursery as an aide and bus driver for many years. Shirley also worked as a secretary for Dr. Yukins Ophthalmologist office for 22 years prior to her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Pius V Church…

  • Salem

    Peabody – James E. Freeman, 91…

    Peabody – James E. Freeman, 91, of Peabody and formerly of Salem, died Tuesday evening at his home surrounded by his loving family following a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of the late Theresa H. (Mazurkiewicz) Freeman with whom he shared over 67 years of marriage. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late John and Belinda (Kennedy) Freeman. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School, Class of 1945. He has lived in Peabody for the past 64 years. Upon his graduation from high school, James enlisted with the United States Navy and served for two years during…