• Foxboro

    Thomas Michael Wesman

    Thomas Michael Wesman, 71, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, March 25, 2018 surrounded by the comfort of his loving family. He was the son of the late Arthur and Eleanore (Palm) Wesman.

  • Wilmington

    James “Jim” Davey

    James J. Davey, “Jim”, age 90, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on March 26, 2018. Jim was the beloved husband of Marguerite “Terri” (Fortin) Davey, devoted father of Susan Harrison & husband Don and Bryan Davey & wife Karen all of Wilmington, Chris Davey & wife Sandra of North Andover, Peter Davey & wife Elaine of Groveland, Paul Davey of Dunstable and Joanne LaLiberte & husband Mark of Cary, NC. Loving Grandfather of Ryan Harrison & wife Richelle, Justin Harrison, Jimmy, Jenna, Bryan & Jason Davey, Cameron & Connor Davey, Ethan & Aidan Davey, Kevin & Patrick LaLiberte and great-granddaughters Madelyn & Colette Harrison. Cherished son of the late Martin…

  • New Bedford

    Beryl M. Sullivan, 89

    MATTAPOISETT — Beryl M. (DeCosta) Sullivan, 89, of Mattapoisett died March 26, 2018 at Tobey Hospital. She was the wife of the late Joseph J. Sullivan.Born in Mattapoisett, daughter of the late Anthony and Grace (Napier) DeCosta, she lived in Mattapoisett all of her life.She was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church in Mattapoisett where she was a former president of the Women’s Guild and sang in the choir.Mrs. Sullivan was a loving mother and grandmother who […]

  • New Bedford

    Joao P. Neves, 84

    NEW BEDFORD — Joao P. Neves, 84, of New Bedford died March 25, 2018 at Tremont Nursing Home in Wareham after a long illness.Born in Brava, Cape Verde, the son of the late Joaquim D. and Belmeda (Pina) Neves, he lived in New Bedford most of his life. He enjoyed music.Survivors include 3 sons, Carlton J. Neves of Acushnet, Wilson J. Neves and Nilton J. Neves, both of New Bedford; 3 brothers, Jose Neves of Kissimmee, FL, David Neves and Joaquim Neves, Jr., both of Cape […]

  • New Bedford

    Anthony W. Richards, 42

    ACUSHNET — Anthony W. Richards, 42 of Acushnet, died Saturday, March 17, 2018, unexpectedly at home. Anthony was born in Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, North Carolina, and resided in this area for the past 17 years. He was the son of Robert McLaughlin and Sharon Denise (Calvery) Cooper and the husband of Julia (Cunha) Richards with whom he shared 15 years of marriage.Anthony was employed as a truck driver for Sid Wainer. In his leisure time he enjoyed the beach. He was also a […]

  • Gloucester

    Clifton Parady Jr.

    Stafford, VA – Clifton L. Parady Jr., 72, of Stafford, Va., passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Cliff was a great dad, son, brother, and friend. He loved seeing his children and grandchildren, and enjoyed playing cards and crosswords. In his early days he enjoyed boating, clamming, and working on cars. He was always ready to help when someone had a need. He worked tirelessly in the family business, the Ship Ahoy Restaurant in both Essex, Mass., and Cape Coral, Fla., contributing to the success of both restaurants. He is survived by his mother Marjorie Parady; daughters, Lisa Berry, Angela Taylor and Giselle Grout; his brothers, Scott, Robert and…

  • Gloucester

    Stafford, VA – Clifton L. Para…

    Stafford, VA – Clifton L. Parady Jr., 72, of Stafford, Va., passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Cliff was a great dad, son, brother, and friend. He loved seeing his children and grandchildren, and enjoyed playing cards and crosswords. In his early days he enjoyed boating, clamming, and working on cars. He was always ready to help when someone had a need. He worked tirelessly in the family business, the Ship Ahoy Restaurant in both Essex, Mass., and Cape Coral, Fla., contributing to the success of both restaurants. He is survived by his mother Marjorie Parady; daughters, Lisa Berry, Angela Taylor and Giselle Grout; his brothers, Scott, Robert and…

  • Gloucester

    Newton, NH – Edward “Ed” H. Da…

    Newton, NH – Edward “Ed” H. Day, 81, died March 25, 2018, in Boston, Mass. Born February 12, 1937, in Lee, N.H., son of the late Charles and Vola (Hartford) Day. Ed served in the U.S. Army as a paratrooper in the 11th airborne division out of Fort Campbell, Kentucky. He had resided proudly in the home he built in Newton, N.H., for the past 45 years. Ed was a longtime self-employed carpenter with Day Building Co., where he built many homes in the Gloucester, Rockport, Boxford, and Ipswich area. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 54 years, Laura L. Day, and his siblings, Carl Johnson, Clyde Heath…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – William J. “Bill”…

    Gloucester – William J. “Bill” Holloway, of Gloucester, died peacefully on March 24, 2018. Bill was born on a Quaker farm in Salem, Ohio, the third child of Jesse and Rhoda (Roberts) Holloway. He spent his formative years on the farm and looked back on them with fondness all his life. Bill’s mother died when he was 15 months old and his father when he was 17 years old. A philanthropic neighbor helped Bill, a keen student, go to Case Western Reserve University, from which he graduated with a degree in chemical engineering. He enlisted in the army as an engineer during World War II but was discharged due to…

  • Gloucester

    Rockport, MA – Richard F. Reid…

    Rockport, MA – Richard F. Reidy Jr., 63, of Rockport, Mass., husband of James R. Moore, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at the Kaplan Family Hospice in Danvers, Mass., on Friday evening, March 23, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. Richard was born in Natick, Mass., on November 28, 1954. He was predeceased by his parents, Richard F. and Alice M. (Reardon) Reidy, and his sister, Tara A. (Reidy) Brown. Following graduation from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Richard worked in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Corrections central office in Boston and later was a social worker at the Southeastern Correctional Center in Bridgewater, Mass. He was…

  • Gloucester

    Rockport, MA – Renee D. (DeYoe…

    Rockport, MA – Renee D. (DeYoe) Ayers passed away March 27, 2018, at her home in Rockport, Mass., after a brief illness. She was born on July 29, 1932, in Paterson, N.J., to the late Willard L. DeYoe and Margaret R. (Robertson) DeYoe. She is survived by her daughter, Jean, of Cambridge, Mass.; and her son, Charles and wife Elizabeth, and their children, Izabella, Charles L. (“Leo”), and Andrew of Los Angeles, Calif. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles L. (“Lenny”), and son, Colin. She graduated from the Kimberley School (now Montclair Kimberley Academy) in Montclair, N.J., in 1949, and received a B.A. in comparative literature from Bennington College…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Ms. Anne Marie (…

    Newburyport – Ms. Anne Marie (Raymond) Scaletti, age 70, passed away peacefully, in the morning of March 26, 2018, with her children by her side. She was born in Salem, Mass., on Dec. 2, 1947, and was the daughter of Joseph E. and Lillian Raymond, of Salem, Mass. Anne Marie graduated in 1965 from Salem High School. She was married to Richard C. Scaletti for over 25 years. She is survived by two children, a son, Anthony “Tony” Scaletti of Port St. Lucie Fla., and a daughter, Tammy Anne Marie (Scaletti) Wile of Amesbury. Also two grandsons, Cooper Wile, age 17, and Parker Wile, age 14, as well as a…

  • Newburyport

    Hamilton, MA – Howard Calvin K…

    Hamilton, MA – Howard Calvin Knox Spears passed away peacefully Wednesday March 21, at his home in North Attleboro, Mass. Born July 26, 1925, in Denver Colorado, Howard was a kind and caring man whose big heart was matched by a passion for engineering. After graduating from his Denver high school in 1943, Howard enlisted in the Navy. While in the navy he served on the west coast and attended Engineering Officer classes. After leaving the service in 1946, he attended Colorado University, graduating with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering in 1948. It was there he met his wife Barbara and they were married in 1947. The young couple moved…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Dorothy “Dottie”…

    Newburyport – Dorothy “Dottie” (Markos) Cross, 54, passed away suddenly but peacefully at her home on March 25, 2018. She was daughter of the late George and Isabelle (Yelle) Markos. Dottie is survived by her devoted husband of 30 years, Douglas Cross, and their three beloved sons, George Arthur Cross and his wife Tiffanylee (her best friend), William Cross and Thomas Cross, as well as their significant others, Dianah and Sabrina. Also, two dear stepchildren, Douglas Cross Jr. and his wife Leah, Linda Faghan and her husband Bob, and Linda’s sons, her grandchildren Alex and Jacob. Additionally, Dottie leaves behind many loving siblings, Arthur Markos, Patricia Woodsom, Arlene Cross, Cynthia…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Barbara A. Ray, age …

    Beverly – Barbara A. Ray, age 95, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018, at the Sunrise at Gardner Park Assisted Living in Peabody. She was born and brought up on Martha’s Vineyard. She and her late husband, Earl, raised their two children in Danvers. After Earl’s death, Barbara eventually moved to Beverly. Barbara worked in the restaurant business for many years and later in life worked full-time at the Girdler House Retirement Home in Beverly. Barbara put a great deal of emphasis on working hard and feeling productive. She retired at age 84. Barbara enjoyed cooking and entertaining, always having just the right dishes and accessories. It wasn’t unusual for…

  • Salem

    Salem – Robert J. Morneau, 64,…

    Salem – Robert J. Morneau, 64, of Salem, died unexpectedly Friday, March 23, 2018, at the NSMC / Salem Hospital. Born in Beverly and raised in Salem and Beverly, he was the son of the late Robert A. and Barbara J. (Conley) Morneau. A veteran of the Vietnam years, he served stateside with the Navy. Following his tour of duty he worked in IT support for Wang Laboratories from 1980 through 1990. With the closing of Wang, he worked for the Danversport Yacht Club until he was forced to retire on disability. Bob loved the outdoors, especially fishing and camping. He is survived by his daughter, Chrystal Boyle, a step-daughter,…

  • Newburyport

    BOXFORD – Peter L. Kastrinelis…

    BOXFORD – Peter L. Kastrinelis, 88, of North Andover, and formerly of Boxford, passed away at Edgewood Retirement Community, early Tuesday morning, March 27, 2018. Peter was born on June 9, 1929, in Boston, to parents Clara and Lambros Kastrinelis. He was a 1947 graduate of Framingham High School and graduated from Duke University in 1951 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. Peter married Barbara Adams, also of Framingham in 1952. Peter and Barbara moved to Boxford in 1959 and were longtime residents through 2014. Peter was a devoted father and grandfather and worked in the jet engine / aerospace industry for over 30 years with General…

  • Salem

    Stephan Tgavalekos

    Ipswich, MA – Arestides “Steve” Tgavalekos of Ipswich, Massachusetts, passed away on March 23, after a long illness. Steve was born in Boston in 1935 to Soteiros (Sam) and Anastasia (Karras) Tgavalekos, and was the brother of the late George Tgavalekos and Christine (Tgavalekos) D’Amore. Steve was a lifelong resident of Ipswich with many ties to the community. Steve worked at and retired from the Ipswich Sylvania plant. Steve was an avid outdoorsman and golfer, he loved walking in the woods taking pictures of nature and enjoying the natural environment. Steve is survived by nieces and nephews, Terry and Anneli Tgavalekos of Peabody, Denise and Alan Bagdonas of Mt. Pleasant,…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Catherine I. (Simone…

    Peabody – Catherine I. (Simone) Gallo, age 93, of Peabody, passed away on March 26, 2018, in the Brentwood Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Danvers. She was the devoted wife of the late Armando Gallo with whom she had shared 68 years of marriage. Born in Lynn on May 24, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mary (DiGiacomo) Simone. Catherine loved being a wife, mother and grandmother. She had a passion for cooking, baking and sewing, and making a loving home for her family. She was the loving mother of Armando Gallo Jr. and his wife Karol of Danvers and Linda Colagiovanni and her husband Daniel…

  • Newton

    Bobby “Coach”Lesser

    Bobby “Coach” Lesser-of Peabody, on March 26, 2018.Beloved husband of Ernestine (Zolla) Lesser. Dear son of the Late Henry and Miriam ‘Mid”(Fredman) Lesser. Devoted father of Joy Lesser Rothschild and her husband, Dr.Henry Rothschild, Bonnie Lesser and her husband, David McCarthy, and Michael Lesser. Dear grandfather of Raef and Francesca Rothschild. Dear brother of Verna Burnim and her late husband Kal. The Lesser and Hacker families, under the late Henry and Bill Hacker and Bob’s dad, the late Henry Lesser, founded Camp Cedar in Casco, ME in 1954. Bob was an essential part of Cedar’s earlier days, coaching baseball. Bobby went on to be the head baseball coach at Lynnfield…

  • Auburn

    Marilyn J. O’Connor 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Auburn,MA

    Marilyn J. (Moore) O’Connor, 87, of Auburn, died Sunday March 25th in St. Mary Healthcare. Her husband of 66 years, James E. O’Connor, Sr. died in 2016. She is survived by her two sons, James E. O’Connor, Jr. and his wife, Diane, Richard O’Connor and his wife, Charlene; her daughter Carol A. Zmayefski and her husband, Ronald all of Auburn; seven grandchildren and eleven great-children and many nephews and nieces. She was born in Worcester, the daughter of Ralph F. and Marion E. (Underwood) Moore. Marilyn had at one time worked as a printer for American Bank Stationary. She was a member of North American Martyrs Church; and enjoyed, cooking,…

  • Boston

    Luis Ubidali Tejeda Pena 3/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Luis Ubidali Tejeda Pena, age 67, of Dorchester. formerly of Bani, Dominican Republic, died on March 26, 2018. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours at the Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 10 Tower St. (Opp. Forest Hills MBTA Station) Jamaica Plain on Thursday March 29 from 6-9 PM. Arrangements are being made for his transportation back to Dominican republic for funeral and interment services.

  • Boston

    Juan Francisco Ortiz 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Juan Francisco Ortiz, age 60, of Roxbury, formerly of Cayetano Germosen, Dominican Republic, died on March 25, 2018. His family will gather for a private viewing with a prayer service at the funeral home before his transportation back to Dominican Republic for funeral and interment services there.

  • Chicopee

    Henry R. “Bob” Mason, Jr. 3/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE – Henry Robert “Bob” Mason, Jr., 89, of Chicopee, was Called Safely Home on Sunday, March 18, 2018. He passed into Eternal Life at home surrounded by the care and comfort of his loving family. He was born at home in Chicopee on July 3, 1928, a beloved son of the late Henry R. Mason, Sr. and Dorothy M. (King) Mason. He was raised and educated in Chicopee and had lived in Chicopee most of his life. Bob served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War and attained the rank of Corporal. He had worked as a traffic controller for Waste Management and was a…

  • Dover

    Helen Tanionos 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA

    Helen Tanionos, 92, of Andover, passed away peacefully on March 24th after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Charles Tanionos for 63 years. Helen was the daughter of Nicholas and Vasiliki (Giannoutsos) Woulas. She was born in Southbridge and moved to Worcester in 1956. She later moved to Andover in 2004. Helen was a faithful member of St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Worcester for many years as well as a member of St. Constantine and Helen Church of Andover. While at St. Spyridon she participated in the church choir and served as a Sunday school teacher. She was a dedicated mother to her children, Penelope…

  • Fall River

    Eduardo P. Viveiros 3/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Eduardo P. Viveiros, age 83 of Fall River, passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 with his loving family by his side. Born in Pilar da Bretañha, São Miguel, Açores, he was the beloved husband of Deolinda (Raposo) Viveiros and the son of the late João P. Viveiros and Maria Jose (Pereira) Viveiros. Prior to retiring, Eduardo worked as a Silversmith for the former Taunton Silversmith Co. He was an avid Benfica fan and loved spending time with his grandchildren and his dog “Snugs”. He was also a member of the Santo Christo Club. In addition to his beloved wife, survivors include his children: Jose Viveiros of…

  • Lawrence

    Janet R. (Allen) Picard

    Methuen, 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…

  • Lawrence

    Helen (Woulas) Tanionos

    Andover, MA – Helen, age 92, passed away peacefully on March 24, after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Charles Tanionos for 63 years. Helen was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Vasiliki (Giannoutsos) Woulas. She was born in…

  • Lawrence

    Henri J. “Giz” Seymour Jr.

    Lawrence – Henri J. “Giz” Seymour Jr., 92, passed away March 23, 2018, at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen with his loving family by his side. Born in Haverhill, he was the son of the late Henri J. Seymour Sr. and Lillian J. (Belanger) Seymour….

  • Lawrence

    Vida B. (Donahue) Marjerison

    North Andover, MA – Vida B. (Donahue) Marjerison, 99, passed away on March 24, with her family by her side. Born in Lawrence, Mass., on January 4, 1919, to the late Vida (Mosely) and John Donahue, she attended the Oliver School, graduated from…

  • Lexington

    Jeanne LaPlace

    Jeanne LaPlace March 22, 2018 Jeanne Bernier LaPlace of Lake Forest Illinois and Lexington, Massachusetts died March 22nd, at Lake Forest Hospital. She was born February 7, 1930 in Quincy, View full obituary

  • Mattapoisett

    Beryl M. Sullivan 3/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Mattapoisett,MA

    Beryl M. (DeCosta) Sullivan, 89, of Mattapoisett died March 26, 2018 at Tobey Hospital. She was the wife of the late Joseph J. Sullivan. Born in Mattapoisett, daughter of the late Anthony and Grace (Napier) DeCosta, she lived in Mattapoisett all of her life. She was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church in Mattapoisett where she was a former president of the Women’s Guild and sang in the choir. Mrs. Sullivan was a loving mother and grandmother who cherished her time with her family. She enjoyed reading and was involved in Scouting. Survivors include her 3 sons, Timothy J. Sullivan and his wife Kelle, of Fort Meade, FL, Daniel A.…

  • New Bedford

    Jose R. “Joey” Pinheiro, III 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Jose R. “Joey” Pinheiro, III, 66, of New Bedford died March 25, 2018 unexpectedly at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Jose R. and Grace M. (Edwards) Pinheiro, he lived in New Bedford all of his life. Survivors include his 2 sons, Jose “Joey” Pinheiro, IV and Steven Pinheiro, both of New Bedford; 2 brothers, Gene Pinheiro of Iron Mountain, MI and Daniel Pinheiro of New Bedford; a sister, Barbara DeMoranville of East Freetown; a granddaughter, Paige Marie Martins Pinheiro; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Michael Pinheiro, Robert Pinheiro, Leonard Pinheiro and Steven Pinheiro. His Funeral Services…

  • New Bedford

    Gerald A. Costa, Sr. 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    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 the Gulf War, a recipient of the bronze star, the Army Service Ribbon and lapel button and commendation medal, good conduct medal, and oak leaf cluster.…

  • Springfield

    Dorian Major Powell

    Dorian Major Powell Send Flowers January 28, 2016 – March 23, 2018 Dorian Major Powell, 2, passed away peacefully on March 23 2018 at Boston Children’s Hospital, in his mother’s arms, surrounded by family. Dorian was born View full obituary