• New Bedford

    Diane P. Mitchell, 85

     MITCHELL: of Wareham, March 22, 2018, Diane P., 85. Widow of Thomas P. Mitchell. Calling hours 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 27 at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham. Funeral at 9 a.m. Wednesday from the funeral home with Mass at 10 at St. Patrick’s Church. Burial in Mass. National Cemetery at a later date.

  • New Bedford

    Raymond Cabral, 63

     DARTMOUTH — Raymond Cabral, 63, of So. Dartmouth, long time companion of Karen Almeida, passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 after suffering from a chronic illness. He was enthusiastic about motorcycles. He was a proud father and grandfather and enjoyed spending time with his family. He was the father of Jennifer Lessard (husband David) of Westport; grandfather of Joshua and Aaron Lessard and Zachary and Riley Perry; brother of Constance Maria Machado, […]

  • New Bedford

    Elizabeth H. O’Connor, 91

     DARTMOUTH — Elizabeth H. (Hedlund) O’Connor, 91, of Dartmouth passed away Saturday March 24, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of the late Robert V. O’Connor.Born and raised in Natick, the daughter of the late Carl and Frances (Brunelle) Hedlund, she resided in Dartmouth since 1966.She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church, South Dartmouth.Mrs. O’Connor was a graduate of Walnut Hill School in Natick and Westbrook College in Portland, […]

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Mrs. Martha T. (R…

    Gloucester – Mrs. Martha T. (Rose) Harris, 91, of Gloucester passed away on Monday, March 19, 2018, in Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late James E. Harris Jr. Martha was born December 14, 1926, in Gloucester. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Martha T. (Boudreau) Rose. She was a lifelong resident of Gloucester. Martha worked as a fish packer at the former Empire Fish Company for 35 years until her retirement in the late 1980s. She was a member of the Seafarer’s Union. Martha is survived by her loving son, James E. Brooks of Gloucester; her grandchildren,…

  • Newburyport

    Lee, NH – Marilyn E. (Thompson…

    Lee, NH – Marilyn E. (Thompson) Leavitt, 85, passed away peacefully in her daughter’s home in Lee, N.H., on March 17, 2018. She was born in Bridgton, on October 21, 1932, to Charles E. and Alta (Pendexter) Thompson. Marilyn Leavitt is survived by her son, Alan Leavitt and his wife Lydia of Medford, Mass.; son, Scott Leavitt and his wife Helen of Pasadena; daughter, Elizabeth (Bette) Reith and her husband Howard (Skip) of Lee, N.H.; grandson Charlie Morrill and his wife Allison of Raymond, N.H.; granddaughter Nichole Montanez and her husband Andy of Lee, N.H.; grandson Alex Leavitt and his fiancée Ashley of San Francisco; step-grandson Howard Reith of Cambridge,…

  • Salem

    Salem – M. Therese (Desjardins…

    Salem – M. Therese (Desjardins) Hudson, of Salem, passed away peacefully at the NSMC / Salem Hospital on Saturday, March 24, 2018, with her family by her side. She was the loving wife of the late James H. Hudson Sr. with whom she had shared 52 years of marriage. Therese was born and raised in Drummond, New Brunswick, Canada, as the thirteenth child of the late Paul and Lydia (Pelletier) Desjardins. She moved to Salem in 1945 following the deaths of her parents, and worked at the rectories of both St. Joseph and Ste. Anne Parishes. Therese married Jim in 1956 and during the early years of her marriage was…

  • Salem

    Lynn – Carol Ann (Crowell) Gra…

    Lynn – Carol Ann (Crowell) Graham, age 73, a lifelong Lynn resident, died suddenly at her home on March 20, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Earle R. and Katherine I. (Redden) Crowell, and wife of the late John Graham. She was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School. Carol had worked for Transitron, and later as an English Language Tutor for Operation Able of Greater Boston. She was a member of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Lynn. She loved to cook, sew and crochet, and had one of her poems, “A Little Piece of Me” published. She loved playing cards and bingo with the girls, and enjoyed…

  • Salem

    BEVERLY, MA – John B. Serra, 8…

    BEVERLY, MA – John B. Serra, 88, beloved husband of Mary J. (Smyth) Serra, died Saturday morning at the E.N. Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital in Bedford. Born and raised in Beverly, he was the son of the late Giuseppe and Grazia (Lazzaro) Serra. He graduated from Beverly High School. An honorably discharged veteran, he was a member of the U.S. Air Force during the Korea War. He was also an active volunteer, past commander and life member of the Disabled American Veterans in Billerica Chapter #47. An avid dancer, John and his wife Mary enjoyed dancing at weekly and monthly dances throughout the North Shore. Mr. Serra was a union…

  • Salem

    Peabody, Ma – Christine Mary M…

    Peabody, Ma – Christine Mary Margaret (Finucane) Cooke, of Peabody, and formerly a long-time resident of Lynn, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at the age of 90. Born and raised in Limerick City, Ireland, Christine was the youngest daughter of the late Patrick and Brigid (Nevins) Finucane. She celebrated 42 years of marriage with her husband, the late John M. Cooke. Christine was proud of her Irish heritage and enjoyed dancing and listening to Irish music with her friends. She was a dedicated wife and mother to her loving family. Christine leaves her children, Josephine P. Cooke of Peabody, Robert J. Cooke of Lynn, John P. Cooke…

  • Salem

    Boston – Reverend John Francis…

    Boston – Reverend John Francis O’Donnell entered eternal rest March 21, 2018, at Regina Cleri, the Archdiocesan Residence for Retired Priests. He was in his 81st year of life. He was the youngest child of the late Henry J. Sr. and Maude (McManus) O’Donnell. He was baptized at the Immaculate Conception parish, Salem, and attended St. Mary’s Grammar School, graduating with the class of 1951. As a graduate of St. Johns Preparatory School in Danvers, he was educated by the Xaverian brothers. He studied for two years at Cardinal O’Connell Minor Seminary, Jamaica Plain and entered St. John’s Seminary Brighton, where he concluded his studies for the priesthood. He was…

  • Salem

    Marblehead, MA – Estella M. (P…

    Marblehead, MA – Estella M. (Provencher) Marshall, wife of the late John J. Marshall, II, died Saturday evening, March 3, 2018, at the Lafayette in Marblehead. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Philios and Sarah (Lantagne) Provencher. Mrs. Marshall had been employed with Sylvania in Danvers and Woburn, and was also employed with Jordan Marsh and Newbury’s. She enjoyed working with Salem Hospital as a fundraiser and also helping as a volunteer on the cancer floor. She loved to garden, bake, knit, crochet, sew and she was a great babysitter for her grandchildren. She had also been a Brownie and Cub Scout Leader. Mrs. Marshall shared…

  • Salem

    Salem – Mrs. Pauline B. (Berub…

    Salem – Mrs. Pauline B. (Berube) Kobialka, 89, of Salem, beloved wife of the late Henry Kobialka, died Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at her home. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Bertha (Bourque) Berube. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Throughout her life, Pauline’s role as a homemaker and mother was a full-time job that she excelled at. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who was happiest when surrounded by her family. She enjoyed spending time with her children and spoiling her grandchildren and will be deeply missed by them. Surviving Pauline is…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Rocco J. DiCarlo 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Cambridge,MA / Stoneham,MA

    Rocco J. DiCarlo passed away peacefully at the Aberjona Nursing Center of Winchester after a brief illness. He was 96. Born and raised in East Cambridge he was the son of the late Joseph and Emilia (LaRocca) DiCarlo. Rocco served with the Army during World War II and achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant. He served in Panama and in Italy where he earned the Bronze Star Medal. During the war he courted his beloved Isabella. Upon his discharge, Rocco went to work in the clothing manufacturing business and worked as a supervisor for many years with Plymouth Manufacturing in the Castignetti Brothers Building. Rocco and Isabella raised their daughters…

  • Lawrence

    Carolyn C. Winslow

    North Andover, MA – Harmonious composition informed the life and art of Carolyn C. Winslow (Cush), 87, who passed away surrounded by family at her home on March 12, 2018. She attended Beaver Country Day School, Briarcliff College, School of the…

  • Lawrence

    Reina (Cote) Parks

    Lawrence – Reina (Cote) Parks, 89, of Lawrence, passed away on March 20, 2018, at the High Point House in Haverhill surrounded by her devoted family. Born on June 26, 1928, to her hardworking parents, the late Eli and Lumina (Blanchette) Cote in…

  • Lawrence

    Hazel Mary (Cullinane) Ianno

    Andover, MA – Mrs. Hazel Mary (Cullinane) Ianno, a resident of Andover, formerly of Chelsea, and beloved wife of the late Guy J. Ianno Sr., passed away at the Academy Manor Nursing Center in Andover on Wednesday morning, March 14, 2018. She was 89…

  • Lawrence

    Dr. James W. Skillings

    Bedford, NH – James William Skillings, a long-time resident of Andover, Mass., Vero Beach, Fla., Naples, Maine, and Bedford, N.H., passed away in Bedford on March 14. He was 86 years old. Born in Sharon, Mass., on January 14, 1932, to Carleton and…

  • Lawrence

    James “Jim” Murray Haigh

    Salem, NH – James “Jim” Murray Haigh, 75, of Salem, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on March 21, 2018. He was born and educated in Methuen, Mass., on July 8, 1942, to the late Wesley and Madeline (Owen) Haigh. Jim was a self-employed stone…

  • Lawrence

    Jeannie M. Gates

    Nashua, NH – Jeannie M. Gates, 90 of Nashua, N.H., passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018, at her home. She was born in Winthrop, Mass., the daughter of the late John Henry and Cecilia (Kelly) MacDonald. Mrs. Gates was a former resident of Salem,…

  • Lawrence

    Marianna “Marion” (Medici) DeNuzzio

    Kingston, NH – Marianna A. “Marion” (Medici) DeNuzzio, age 95, passed away on March 22, 2018, after a short illness. She was the widow of Albert S. DeNuzzio, and lived with her daughter and family in Kingston, N.H., for several years upon…

  • Lawrence

    Dr. Etang Chen

    Windham, NH – Dr. Etang Chen, age 81, passed away at his home in Windham, N.H., on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. He was surrounded by his family. Dr. Chen was born March 21, 1936, in Taichung, Taiwan. The first in his family to attend college, Dr….

  • Lawrence

    Virginia A. Crusius

    North Andover, MA – Virginia (Ginny) Crusius died March 18, 2018, at the age of 95, after many years of struggling with Alzheimer’s disease. She loved her family and people in general; she always had a sunny disposition that made people want to…

  • Watertown

    Donald Burton

    View Donald Burton A graveside service for Donald G. Burton will be celebrated by the family ay Ridgelawn Cemetery at a later date. Mr. Burton, a son of the late Donald and his living mother Rose (Martell) Burton, passed away after a brief illness in his home on Friday evening, March 23, 2018. Don was 74. Donald was educated in Halifax Nova Scotia, Canada where he grew up. He came to the states after schooling and worked as a maintance supervisor for the Boston Herald. Don was also a veteran….

  • Woburn

    John E. Gerety, Jr. 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / Woburn,MA / Reading,MA / Burlington,MA

    Gerety, John E. Jr. of Andover, March 23, 2018. Beloved husband of Janis E. (Ferguson) Gerety. Devoted father of John E. Gerety III of Andover, and Jocelyn E. Crow and her husband Michael of Salem, NH. Also survived by one loving grandchild. Brother of Robert Gerety and his wife Debbie, Joseph Gerety, Thomas Gerety and his wife Patricia, all of Woburn, and the late James Gerety. Brother-in-law of Paul Ferguson and his wife Mary of Reading, and the late James Ferguson. Further survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the McLaughlin – Dello Russo Family Funeral Home, 60 Pleasant St., WOBURN Wednesday, March 28th, at 9:45 a.m. followed by…

  • Worcester County

    Marylou Wozniak 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER-Marylou “Lou Lou” Laura (Angell) Wozniak, 66, of Worcester passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at home with her loving family by her side. She was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Richard C. Angell Jr and Lydia “Tootsie” (Jodoin) Angell and attended Grafton High School and Girls Trade School in Worcester. Lou Lou was predeceased by her husband Steven Wozniak on August 26, 2001 and her brother Raymond W. Angell on January 19, 2011. She is survived by her brother Richard Angell of Millbury MA, three children, Christine Wozniak with whom she lived after Steven passed away, Jennifer Wozniak Robert and her husband Greg of Putnam, CT and…

  • Cape Cod

    Stuart T. Steiger, 80

    YARMOUTHPORT – Stuart T. Steiger, 80, of Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts passed away on March 19, 2018, in Green Valley, AZ after a short illness.Stu was born July 14, 1937 in Mineola, Long Island, NY where he was raised until a teenager at which time his family moved to Darien, CT. He graduated from Darien High school, attended General Motors Institute, and spent ten years with General Motors Finance before joining Union Trust Company in Norwalk, CT. He had a long career banking, […]

  • Cape Cod

    Arthur L. “Bud” Rockwell, 88

    Funeral Home Director, Dedicated Mason, Bank CorporatorCenterville – Arthur L. “Bud” Rockwell, 88, formerly of Watertown, passed away on January 18, 2018 after a period of declining health with his three children by his side. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 59 years, Marjorie (Clark) Rockwell, 2014.Born at home in Watertown in 1929 to the late Winthrop G. and Elsie (Burnham) Rockwell, Bud was also predeceased by his only sibling, Alice Rockwell Bridges. He attended […]

  • Cape Cod

    Corinne “Queenie” Jones

    BARNSTABLE – Corinne “Queenie” Jones passed away peacefully in her sleep on March 20, 2018, 11 days shy of her 93rd birthday.She leaves behind her loving children Michael Eveleth, Suzanne (Michael) Dennehy, Matthew (Maureen), Peter (Iris), and Andrew (Kathleen) Jones, and Anne Jones-Bragdon; stepchildren William III (Barbara), David (Debra), and Alison Jones; thirteen grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. She also leaves a lot of nieces and nephewsQueenie […]

  • Cape Cod

    Florence Gertrude Schmelke

    WEST DENNIS – Florence Gertrude Schmelke of West Dennis, MA, formally of Pleasantville, NY, died on March 17, 2018 at the age of 92.In 1973 she married Ferdinand Schmelke in Pleasantville, NY and then moved to West Dennis, Cape Cod, MA. in 1976. Florence was an active member and past president of the West Dennis Garden club, member of the Dennis Niners, and Bayberry Quilters among many other organizations.Florence enjoyed Ballroom Dancing with Ferd, traveling on cruise ships to […]

  • Cape Cod

    Bonnie C. Bearse, 73

    FORT PIERCE, FLA – On Friday, March 16, 2018, Bonnie C. Bearse of Sandwich, Massachusetts passed while in Fort Pierce, Florida at the age of 73 years after a long illness. Bonnie passed while at the home of her brother Timothy Bearse, with her brother, her sister-in-law Betsy, and her nephew Timothy in attendance.A Celebration of Bonnie’s life will be held during a memorial service to be held on Cape Cod at a later time this spring or early summer, on a date to be announced later.

  • Cape Cod

    Richard Leo Barry Jr., Esq., 69

    HARWICH PORT – Richard Barry, “Rick” Leo Barry, Jr. Esq., age 69, of Harwich Port, MA and Naples, FL, passed away peacefully on March 19, 2018.Beloved husband of 45 years to Mary Jo (Spellane) Barry. Loving father to Christopher David and his wife Mary Ellen of Dedham, MA and Michael Harrison and his wife Kate Novich of Brooklyn, NY. Dear brother of Paul Barry, Ann Mulvey, John Barry, and Mary “Dibba” Lerret. He is also survived by many loving cousins, nieces, nephews, relatives and […]

  • Cape Cod

    Michael David Lentell, 65

    INVERNESS, FL – MichaelDavid Lentell, age 65, of Inverness, passed away at his home on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Michael was born on July 10, 1952, in Canton, MA to the late Vaughan Palmer and Joy Doris (Tougas) Lentell. He made Citrus County his home in 2006 after relocating from Cape Cod, MA.Michael was a concrete construction carpenter throughout his lifetime. He was a member of the Elks Lodge of Hyannis, MA, the Moose Lodge of Yarmouth, MA, and the Homosassa Eagles and the […]

  • Cape Cod

    Carla Adrian Christofels

    ORLEANS – Carla Adrian Christofels 1949-2018 of Orleans, MA peacefully passed early March 4th with family by her side following a pulmonary embolism.Carla perpetually cared for animals and people in need throughout her life.Carla’s daughter, Lisa (Moxi) Sherwin-Fields, and Carla’s son, Andrew James Kinder, invite those who knew her to a celebration of life. Readings and memories will be shared at the Left Bank Gallery, 25 Commercial Street, Wellfleet on April 8th 12-3pm. […]

  • Cape Cod

    Lewis C. and Elaine A. Schlotterbeck

    BOURNE – At 12:00 noon on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, a memorial service will be held in honor of Lewis C. and Elaine A. Schlotterbeck, formerly of Bourne. The service will be held at columbarium F14 at the National Cemetery in Bourne.At 1:00 pm, following the service, a light repast will be served at the S.E. District office of the Massachusetts Fisheries and Wildlife at 195 Bournedale Rd., Buzzards Bay, 02532.Anne Schlotterbeck would appreciate an RSVP if possible so enough […]

  • Bedford

    Dorothy M. Kennedy

    Dorothy M. Kennedy March 08, 1931 – March 18, 2018 Dorothy (Mintzlaff) Kennedy, of Lexington, 87, passed away on March 18 at Sunrise Senior Living in Burlington. She was the beloved wife of Joseph C. View full obituary

  • Beverly

    Francisco M. Serpa

    Francisco M. Serpa July 10, 1919 – March 23, 2018 Francisco M. Serpa, 98, husband of Alda C. Serpa, with whom he was married for 59 years, died Friday March 23, 2018 at h… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Chelsea

    Vincente D Guilherme

    Vincente D Guilherme Send Flowers April 05, 1945 – March 22, 2018 Vincente entered into eternal rest on Thursday morning, March 22nd at the Eastpointe Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Chelsea, surrounded by his loving family. He View full obituary

  • Dedham

    Kenneth F. Weir 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    Weir, Kenneth F. of Dedham, March 23, 2018. Devoted father of Kenneth F. Weir Jr. of West Bridgewater. Step father of Jennifer Guardione of West Bridgewater. Son of the late William and Margaret (O’Brien) Weir. Brother of Michael J. Weir of Weymouth, Paul H. Weir of Dedham, Donna J. Guastali of Florida, Paula Olsen of Norwood, and the late William F. Weir, John L. Weir, Joseph E. Weir and Margaret Smith. Retired custodian for the Town of Dedham School Dept. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home 456 High St. Dedham Wednesday, March 28th at 9am, Followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Mary’s Church, Dedham…