• New Bedford

    Maria Aura Barros, 73

     NEW BEDFORD — Maria A. (Ferreira) Barros, 73, of New Bedford passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018 in her sleep after a long period of declining health. She was the loving wife of George “Roger” Barros.Born in San Miguel Azores, May 10, 1944 she is survived by her husband; two sisters, Gabriela Lewis and Maria “Lil” Connor; a brother, Paul Ferreira; a son, Valentino Ferreira of New Bedford; and two grandsons.Maria enjoyed cooking, […]

  • New Bedford

    Gerald A. Costa, Sr., 80

     NEW BEDFORD — Gerald A. Costa, Sr., age 80 years, of New Bedford, died suddenly on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was husband of the late Mary S. (Dexter) Costa. A life long resident he was born in New Bedford, son of the late Clarence Costa Sr. and Matilda (Amaral) Costa. A graduate of New Bedford Vocational School, he was a former communicant of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. He enlisted in the National Guard in 1959, served dur­ing […]

  • Bourne

    Margaret T. Valeri

    Margaret T. Valeri of Bridgewater, who leaves family in Bourne, died March 23 at Royal Cape Cod Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Buzzards Bay. She was 90.

  • New Bedford

    Gertrude F. Wilson, 83

    WILSON: of Wareham, March 24, 2018, Gertrude F., 83. Widow of Robert J. Wilson. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy. (Route 28), Wareham. Funeral at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, followed by a Mass at 12:30 at St. Patrick’s Church, High St., Wareham. Burial in St. Patrick’s Cemetery.

  • Salem

    Middleton, MA – Dennis C. Reve…

    Middleton, MA – Dennis C. Revelotis was born in Lynn on June 13, 1937, son of Charles D. Revelotis and Betty (Chipouras) Revelotis. Dennis was raised and educated in Lynn with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering in 1958, and a master’s in Chemical Engineering in 1959. He also was a graduate of the MIT Sloan School of Management, and the MIT Sloan Senior Management Program. Dennis was a 35-year employee of M/A-Com located in Burlington, Mass. He attained the senior level of President of the Semiconductor Products Division. He was most proud of his record of 42 consecutive quarters of profitability in the areas he managed. Married to the former…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Paul E. Foskett, 85,…

    Peabody – Paul E. Foskett, 85, beloved husband of the late Dorothy (Brown) Foskett, died peacefully on Friday March 23, 2018, at his home while in the comforting presence of his family, following an extended illness. Born in Worcester, he was the son of the late Earl and Gladys (Moore) Foskett. He grew up there, and graduated from South High School in Worcester. He then attended Northeastern University and Clark University. He was drafted into the U.S. Army during the Korean War, where he was recruited to assist the establishment that became the C.I.A. Mr. Foskett’s career began working with General Motors, first in collections, then worked his way up…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Ronald J. Cordero, 6…

    Peabody – Ronald J. Cordero, 60, died unexpectedly at his home on Friday March 23, 2018, after taking an ill turn. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late John J. and Joan A. (McRobbie) Cordero. He graduated from Peabody High School, and was a lifelong resident of the city. Mr. Cordero worked his entire 38-year career in the Aircraft Engine Division at General Electric where he developed many friendships, and retired a year ago. Ron enjoyed spending much of his time at his home in Wakefield, N.H., on Pine River Pond, and was a member of the Seven Lakes Snowmobile Club. He enjoyed all seasons there, operating…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Mr. Joseph A. “Joe” …

    Danvers – Mr. Joseph A. “Joe” Dixon Jr., 81, of Danvers, beloved husband of the late Ruth N. (Cragan) Dixon, died Friday, March 23, 2018, at Beverly Hospital. Born in Medford on September 24, 1936, he was the son of the late Joseph A. and Mary (Uhlman) Dixon. Raised and educated in Stoneham, he attended Stoneham Public Schools. An honorably discharged veteran, Joe proudly served our country as a member of the U.S. Army during the Korean War. A lifelong resident of the town of Danvers, Joe enjoyed being active with his family and friends. He was devoted to his wife, children and grandchildren, and enjoyed taking trips to Mohegan…

  • Wilmington

    Francis J.”Frank” Wood, Jr.

    Francis J. Wood, Jr. “Frank”, age 67, of Chester, NH, formerly of Reading, MA, passed away unexpectedly on March 25, 2018. Frank was the beloved husband of Linda S. (Watson) Wood, devoted father of Kimberly R. Mottolo & companion Kevin Moran of Methuen and Derek F. Wood & wife Christine of Lynnfield. Loving “Papa” of Alec “A.J.”, Elizabeth, Daniel, Jadyn, Ryan and Alyssa. Cherished son of the late Francis J. Sr. and Grace A. (Kelly) Wood, dear brother of Susan Mitchell of Wakefield, Nancy Ogasapian & husband Joseph of Woburn, Patricia Wood and Mary Ann Berbarena both of Gardner. Son-in-law of Ruth “Gigi” Watson of Tewksbury, brother-in-law of Ron &…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Janet O. Bates

    Janet O. Bates is a beautiful soul who left us way too soon. She is a much-loved daughter, sister, and aunt, and all who knew her were touched by her captivating personality. She died on Feb. 12, 2018, in Brattleboro, Vt. She was born on July 20, 1959, in Summit, N.J., to William and Nancy Bates. Janet’s early years were spent in Westfield and Sparta, N.J., and Edgartown. Summer vacations were spent in Menemsha with her family. She graduated from U-32 High School in Montpelier, Vt., and continued her education at Boston University, where she graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. degree in broadcast journalism. During Janet’s high school…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Fred Coleman Croft

    Fred Coleman Croft, a Renaissance man of Lincolnville Beach, Maine, and Martha’s Vineyard, after 24,568 sunsets, died on Feb. 27, 2018, in Lincolnville Beach from complications of prostate cancer. However, Fred did not go “gently into that good night.” It was with grace and as a true gentleman he died in the bed he built and shared with his longtime, steadfast companion, Kristie Scott. Fres was not alone. The room filled with his family: Kristie, his son Felix, sister Caroline, his seven stepchildren, 16 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Fred, Freddy, Fredels, Faux-Pa (to his stepchildren) was a Southern boy. Born to Mary Elizabeth McDonald and Isadore Coleman Croft in Durham,…

  • Beverly

    John Battista Serra

    John Battista Serra June 11, 1929 – March 24, 2018 BEVERLY formerly of Billerica – John B. Serra 88, beloved husband of Mary J. (Smyth) Serra, died Saturday morning at the… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Lawrence

    Lourdes F. Polanco

    Lawrence, MA – Lourdes F. Polanco, 84, a resident of Lawrence, died on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Methuen, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 4, 1933, to Braulio Polanco and…

  • Lawrence

    Mary N. (Bradley) Coyle

    Beverly – Mary Noel Coyle, 76, passed away peacefully at her home in Beverly, Mass., on March 22, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was born on May 24, 1941, in Lawrence, Mass., to J. Albert Bradley and Mildred (Mahoney) Bradley. She is…

  • Lawrence

    Emile Parent

    Methuen, MA – Emile (Bob) Parent, age 90, passed away in his sleep, March 21, after a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Dorothy A (DeNuzzio) Parent of of Methuen, as well as his three children, Robert S. Parent and wife Debra…

  • North Andover

    Majerison, Vida

    Majerison, Vida January 4, 1919 – March 24, 2018 Vida B. (Donahue) Marjerison, 99, passed away on March 24th with her family by her side. Born in Lawrence,…

  • Taunton

    Sandra (Daniel) Hovagimian 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Taunton,MA

    In Brockton, March 23, 2018 Sandra (Daniel) Hovagimian wife of the late Ara “Chuck” Hovagimian died at Good Samaritan Hospital at the age of 70. Born in Pensacola, FL, Sandra was the loving mother of Trina Collins of PA and Derek Hovagimian of Taunton. Grandmother of Garrett and Dara. Sister of Janice Simmons of FL, Fran Bridgett of Mississippi, Brenda Aubin of Taunton and Billy Daniel of Mississippi. A private graveside service will be held at the Bourne National Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

  • Mashpee

    Elizabeth A. Winkfield

    Elizabeth A. (Howard) Winkfield, 72, of Marstons Mills died on March 19 at Cape Heritage Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Sandwich after a long battle with cancer. She leaves family in Mashpee.

  • Cape Cod

    Margaret Andrea Dupuis

    VACAVILLE, CA – It is with a heavy heart that we regretfully announce the passing of Margaret Andrea Dupuis, née McGrath. Beloved wife of Alain C. Dupuis, she entered immortality March 18, 2018, in Vacaville, CA. Margaret is survived by her loving husband.As a devoted mother and tender grandmother, she is also survived by her seven children: Jason (Fumiko), Danielle (Michael Boubert), Andrea (John Haas), Jeremie, Meghan (Kristopher Pichovich), Emily (Brad Chesley), Timothy (Maria […]

  • Cape Cod

    Margaret “Peg” H. Consodine

    BREWSTER – Margaret “Peg” H. Consodine passed away peacefully on March 23, 2018 at the age of 102. She was the wife of Donald P. Consodine who died in 1973. She was born in Boston but lived in Brewster most of her life. She was a lifelong member of the Brewster Baptist Church.A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations in her memory may be made to the Brewster Baptist Church, 1848 Main St., Brewster, MA 02631. For online condolences, […]

  • Dartmouth

    Elizabeth H. O’Connor 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    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, Maine. She is survived by five children, Kathleen E. O’Connor, Mary C. Audet and her husband David, Robert V. O’Connor, Jr., and his wife Olga, and Paul E. O’Connor and his wife Darlene, all of Dartmouth,…

  • Fall River

    Kerriann Sousa 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Kerriann Sousa, age 29 of Fall River, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at St. Anne’s Hospital. Born in Fall River, she was the beloved Fiancé of Kevin Rodrigues of 13 years, and the daughter of Norman and Ana (Melo) Sousa. She was a medical assistant for Prima Care, and an avid New England Sports Team fan as well as Benfica. Kerriann loved her three dogs and lived for her daughter. She is survived by her daughter; Aria Grace Rodrigues, brother; Kyle Sousa, and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Her funeral will take place from the Manuel Rogers & Sons Funeral Home, 1521 N. Main…

  • Medford

    Mary Claire (DiMuzio) Bevilacqua 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA

    Mary Claire (DiMuzio) Bevilacqua of Medford died on Saturday, March 24. A lifelong resident, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Concetta DiMuzio. Mary was the beloved wife of the late Anthony Bevilacqua, and the devoted mother of Anthony C. Bevilacqua Jr. and his wife Barbara, Brenda Bevilacqua-Schepici, all of Medford, and the late Michael J. Bevilacqua. She was the loving grandmother of Brian Anthony Bevilacqua. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., Medford on Tuesday, April 3, at 9 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Clement Church, 71 Warner St., Medford, at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to…

  • Methuen

    Janet R. (Allen) Picard 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Methuen,MA / Lawrence,MA / Dracut,MA / Lowell,MA

    Janet Ruth (Allen) Picard, 73 of Lawrence passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. The daughter of the late Verne Allen and Anne Elizabeth Blunt she was born in Kansas City, MO on November 26, 1944. Mrs. Picard was a hard worker her entire life, she retired from Pacific Packaging Products after 34 years of dedicated service. She was an avid reader and enjoyed sewing and crochet. She was a fond collector of numerous memorabilia and a friend to animals in need. Mrs. Picard loved spending time with her family; she especially loved to be with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mrs. Picard…

  • Milton

    Bernard J. Doherty 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Milton,MA / Dorchester,MA

    Bernard J. Doherty, age 81 of Milton, formerly of Dorchester passed away March 24th at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. Born and raised in Dorchester, he graduated from Dorchester High School and was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam Era. He worked as an Accountant for W.R. Grace Co. for many years before retiring. He was a longtime active parishioner of St. Mark’s Church in Dorchester and an avid boater and member of the Savin Hill Yacht Club. Beloved brother of Winifred M. Doherty of Milton, Kathryn P. Ford of Scituate and the late Elizabeth A. Storms. Beloved son of the late Edward and Catherine (McLaughlin) Doherty. Uncle…

  • Natick

    Linda M. Williamson Collins 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Linda M. Williamson Collins, 54, of Natick, died peacefully with her beloved husband Richard by her side. Born in Natick, she was the devoted daughter of Margaret (Carroll) Williamson of Natick and the late Robert S. Williamson. Linda worked at Stop and Shop in Natick for 27 years. She was known for her warm smile, friendly personality, positive attitude, and complete dedication to customer service taking pride in knowing her customers by name. Linda’s family was the center of her life, she found great joy in remembering all with cards for every occasion, she was generous, thoughtful, and caring and constantly showering her family with gifts. She was always excited…

  • Taunton

    Lorraine Louise Barefoot 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA / Fall River,MA

    Mrs. Lorraine Louise (Wilford) Barefoot, of Taunton, entered into rest Saturday, March 24 at her residence following a period of declining health. She was born 93 years ago in Taunton, the daughter of the late Albion and Yvonne (Cote) Wilford. She was educated in Taunton and had been a lifelong city resident. Prior to her retirement, Lorraine had been employed as a Supervisor for the former Southern Mass. Telephone Co. for many years. She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was a communicant of St. Jude the Apostle Parish in Taunton. She leaves: 3 sons: Richard Barefoot of Taunton,…

  • Watertown

    Anne Crimmins

    View Anne Crimmins A Funeral Mass for Anne Rose (Burns) Crimmins will be celebrated in St. Luke’s Church, Belmont on Wednesday March 28th at 10:30 am.   Mrs. Crimmins, a daughter of the late John and Margaret (Flynn) Crimmins passed away in her home after a short illness on Saturday March 24, 2018. She was 98.   Anne was born and attended Catholic Schools in Somerville, graduating with the class of 1938.  A long time resident of Watertown.  Anne… A Funeral Mass for …

  • West Roxbury

    James J. McCarthy 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Jamaica Plain,MA / West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA

    James J. McCarthy of Jamaica Plain, MA and East Dover, Vermont passed away on March 24, 2018 at home, surrounded by his family. He was the beloved and loving husband of 67 years of Anne M. (Connolly) McCarthy. Born on January 1, 1929, he was the son of the late Louise (Callahan) and Thomas C. McCarthy of West Roxbury, MA. Loving father of Anne Manion and her husband Robert (Bob) of Hingham, Elise Rogers and her husband Wilson (Wil) of Weymouth and Carolyn McCarthy of Westwood. Devoted Grampy of Patrick Manion and his wife Michelle of Reading, Michael Manion and his wife Kellianne of Cohasset, Wilson, James and Annelise Rogers…