• New Bedford

    Beau E. Arruda

    ARRUDA: of Wareham, Saturday, April 7, 2018, Beau E., 38. Son of Ronald and Janice (Gomes) Arruda. Memorial calling hours are Tuesday, April 17, 2018, from 4-7 p.m. in the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County St., New Bedford, www.hathawayfunerals.com. Interment will be private.

  • New Bedford

    Dr. John S. Wolkowicz, 86

    NEW BEDFORD — Dr. John S. Wolkowicz, 86, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, succumbed peacefully after a period of declining health on Thursday, April 12, 2018, surrounded by family at Sippican Healthcare Center. Born in New Bedford, he was the husband of Hertha (Lederbogen) Wolkowicz and the son of the late Jan and Teresa (Adamczyk) Wolkowicz.Dr. Wolkowicz graduated from New Bedford High School, Alliance College, and Tufts School of Dental Medicine and attended […]

  • New Bedford

    Gertrude E. Rinne, 94

    CARVER — Gertrude E. Rinne, 94, of Carver, passed away on April 11, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Oiva Rinne. Born in 1924 to her parents Fiilus and Lempi (Makella) Harju.She is survived by her son Carl Rinne. She was pre-deceased by her siblings Ellen Mackey, Toivo Harju, Reino Harju and Eino Harju and Wilho Harju. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews.Gertrude was born and raised in Carver, MA, and lived her married life in […]

  • New Bedford

    Jaime Da Fonseca, 78

    NEW BEDFORD — Jaime Da Fonseca, 78, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, April 9, 2018, after a period of declining health. He was the son of the late Jose and Maria (Fonseca) Inacio.He was born in Achadinha, Nordeste, St. Miguel, Azores. A communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. Formerly employed as a Supervisor at various Textiles Companies, until his retirement.He is survived by a son Steven Fonseca, a daughter Nancy (Da […]

  • New Bedford

    Michael DeLuz Waters, 57

    NEW BEDFORD — Michael DeLuz Waters, 57, of New Bedford, passed away April 10, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital after battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS). Born in New Bedford on May 29th 1960, he was the son of Dr. Herbert R. Waters, Jr. and the late Mary (DaLuz) Waters.Michael was a graduate of Dartmouth High School and Providence College. He also earned two Masters Degrees, from Boston University and Florida International University, respectively.Michael was a dedicated […]

  • New Bedford

    Anthony A. Cruz, 43

    NEW BEDFORD — Anthony August Cruz, age 43, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital after a long battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Silvina (Pereira) Cruz with whom he shared 19 years of marriage. Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Antone Cruz II and the late Beverly (Goguen) Cruz.Anthony worked at CEI Boston Construction. He loved racing cars, playing poker, scratch tickets and most of all he loved […]

  • New Bedford

    Arthur B. Souza, Jr., 94

    DARTMOUTH — Arthur B. Souza Jr, age 94, of Dartmouth, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Hilda Souza for 71 years.In addition to his wife he is survived by a daughter, Sandra Costa and her husband Frank, of Dartmouth; a grandson, Jeffrey M. Andrade and his wife Urszula; and 2 great grandsons, Jakub and Filip Andrade, of Dartmouth.Arthur was employed at the Merchant Bank of New Bedford for 40 years […]

  • Gloucester

    belmont, ma – Joan Evelyn MacG…

    belmont, ma – Joan Evelyn MacGillivray, 76, of Belmont, Mass. passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. She was born Joan Evelyn Dermody on December 19, 1941, in Boston, MA, to Harry and Evelyn Dermody. She was the middle of five children, and grew up in Manchester-by-the-Sea. She is survived by her son, Michael, daughter-in-law, Sarah, and granddaughter Rory. She is also survived by her two sisters, Marianne and Maureen, as well as cousins, nieces and nephews, and other extended family, in addition to all those whose lives she touched. She will be greatly missed. In celebration of her life, a memorial party will be held at the Scottish Rite…

  • Gloucester

    Rockport – Thomas B. Ives, 32,…

    Rockport – Thomas B. Ives, 32, of Rockport passed away suddenly on Monday, April 9, 2018 at home. Tom was born June 8, 1985 in Boston. He is the son of Victoria (Williams) Dinatale and her husband William of Avon and Benjamin P. Ives of Gloucester. Tom was a resident of Rockport for several years and previously resided in Gloucester. As a student, he attended St. Mel’s, St. Ann’s and Gloucester High School. He worked for Steve Jamieson and previously was a DC Commercial Fisherman working out of Gloucester and New Bedford. Tom loved his son, Joshua, more than anything. They spent treasured time together playing catch and many other…

  • Gloucester

    Essex MA – Robert “Bob” Russel…

    Essex MA – Robert “Bob” Russell McPhail, 88, of Essex, passed away in the presence of his loved ones on March 28, 2018; a month after his beloved Westie, Rosie. He was born July 21, 1929 in Ipswich to Jessie (Weiland) and Daniel McPhail. A graduate of Ipswich High School, Bob served honorably in the U.S. Army, Korean War, prior to earning his Bachelor’s degree from Bentley University. Bob enjoyed a long and successful career in the seafood business, retiring in 2009. As the Founder and Owner of Seabird Fisheries Corporation, he was a pioneer in the importing of fresh Dover Sole and gourmet seafoods from Europe to North America.…

  • Newburyport

    Merrimac, MA – Kenneth E. Gibb…

    Merrimac, MA – Kenneth E. Gibbs, 91, longtime resident of Merrimac, passed in the quiet beauty of the High Pointe House in Haverhill, surrounded by family and friends, on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. One of three sons of the late Hollis W. and Mae E. (York) Gibbs, “Kenny” as he was known by many, was born in Haverhill on March 1, 1927 and was a graduate of Haverhill High School, followed by two years at Haverhill Trade School. Kenny was a lifelong trucker, working in the family trucking business, Gibbs Express, started by his father. He was a veteran of World War II, serving with the United States Navy until…

  • Salem

    Boxford, MA. – Marcia Jean Rol…

    Boxford, MA. – Marcia Jean Rollins of Boxford, passed away after a long battle with cancer on April 9, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. She died peacefully with her sons, Jacob and Colby, by her side at the age of 58. Marcia was born on August 5, 1959 in Beverly, to Ruth (Gamble) Rollins of Boxford and the late Arthur M. Rollins. She was raised in Boxford and educated in the Masconomet Regional Schools. She graduated from Lasell College in 1979 where she earned her Associate’s degree in Nursing. Marcia was a perioperative nurse at Boston Children’s Hospital since 2003. Previously she worked at Salem Hospital,…

  • Salem

    Lynnfield – Dorothea C. Trembl…

    Lynnfield – Dorothea C. Tremblay, age 95, of Lynnfield, died Monday, April 9 at her residence. Born in Salem on January 22, 1923 she was the daughter of the late John J. and Cecilia F. (Sullivan) Barry. She was the beloved wife of the late Leo E. Tremblay. She was the loving mother of Lois Halper of Brighton, Brian Tremblay of Georgetown, Gail Strzempek of Lynnfield, Kevin Tremblay of Andover, Leah McDevitt of Lynnfield, Neal Tremblay of Lynnfield, Janice Montgomery of Lyndonville, VT, Karen Watson of Stoneham and the late Barry D. Tremblay. She is also survived by her 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Her Funeral Mass was celebrated in…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Robert D. Shruhan, 6…

    Peabody – Robert D. Shruhan, 61, of Peabody, passed away unexpectedly at his residence, Tuesday, April 10. Robert was born in Boston, on June 8, 1956, son of the late Richard Shruhan and Doris J. (Courtney) Durkin, and was raised and educated in Peabody, and was a graduate of the Peabody Veterans Memorial High School, Class of 1974. Mr. Shruhan was a professional truck driver and worked for many years as an over the road cross country trucker. His friends and family took great pleasure in Robby calling from different parts of the country, every time. He is survived by his mother, Doris J. Durkin, his siblings, Richard Shruhan and…

  • Salem

    Sarasota, FL – Carol Ann Mower…

    Sarasota, FL – Carol Ann Mower, 73, of Sarasota, Fla. and formerly of Beverly, Mass., passed away Monday, April 9, 2018 at the Tidewell Hospice House in Bradenton, FL after a hard fought 2 year battle with cancer. Carol was born on June 11, 1944 to the late Noyes & Alice (Goss) Hanscome. Carol and her late husband, Beverly Fire Department Captain Roland “Bud” Mower shared 38 years of marriage before his passing in September, 2001. She then met Ronald Hayes in Sarasota, Fla. who became her partner over the last 11 yrs until her death. Carol grew up in Peabody and graduated with its class of 1962. After graduation,…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Ronald A. McIntyre, …

    Danvers – Ronald A. McIntyre, age 75, of Danvers, passed away peacefully April 8, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Son of the late Alvah and Grace (Brehin) McIntyre and husband of Donna (Dolliver) McIntyre, Ronald was born in Ipswich and was raised in Ipswich and Beverly. After graduating from Beverly High School, he went to work at Thermal Circuits in Salem and continued working there for his entire career. Ronald and Donna lived together at their home in Danvers for over 40 years. He loved to golf, and even hit a hole-in-one. He also loved to travel and went on many cruises to Bermuda and the…

  • Salem

    Danvers, MA – Marcia F. (Donov…

    Danvers, MA – Marcia F. (Donovan) Lambert, 79, longtime resident of Salem, passed away suddenly on April 10, 2018. Born to the late William and Annette (Bois) Donovan in Dover, N.H., she graduated from Lynn English High School with the class of 1957 and Burdett School of Business, 1958. Beloved wife of the late Robert Lambert, who predeceased her in 1987. Dear and devoted mother of Brian Lambert, of Phoenix, AZ, Lisa Lambert McKenna and her Loving Companion, Peter Appiani, of Danvers and Julie Lambert Lemelin and her husband Charles of Gales Ferry, Conn. She also leaves her siblings David W. Donovan and wife Patricia of Springfield, and William F.…

  • Lawrence

    Marguerite K. Saliby

    Lawrence, MA – Marguerite K. Saliby, 98, a resident of Lawrence, died on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the Lawrence General Hospital. Born on December 9, 1919 in Lawrence, to John & Spaigee (Urban) Saliby. She was educated in Lawrence local schools….

  • Lawrence

    Joanne M. Bowler

    Lawrence – Joanne M. Bowler, 74 of Lawrence, passed away on Monday April 9, 2018, after a brief unexpected illness. Joanne is survived by her adoring daughters, Kathleen Boutin of Boston, and Sharon Boutin of Lawrence. Joanne lived in Lawrence for…

  • Lawrence

    Anthony J. Conte

    Hendersonville, NC – Anthony J. Conte, long time photographer and lover of everything to do with family, died Monday morning, April 9, at his home in Hendersonville, NC. He was 91. Tony, as all knew him, was born in Cranston RI on December 15,…

  • Lawrence

    Anna Rita Dill

    Salem, NH – Anna Rita (Melanson) Dill, 86, of Salem, NH died Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Rita, as she was known, was born on September 24, 1931 and educated in Cambridge. She was the daughter of the late…

  • Lawrence

    Aimee A. (Comeau) Langlois

    Haverhill, MA – Aimee A. (Comeau) Langlois, 89, a native and lifelong resident of Haverhill, died April 9, 2018 at Penacook Place in Haverhill, following a long illness. The daughter of the late Joseph J. and Loretta (Comeau) Comeau, she attended…

  • Lawrence

    Harold A. Petzold

    Methuen, MA – Harold A. Petzold, 67, of Methuen, died Monday at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen. Harold was born in Lawrence, on September 26, 1950 to the late Arthur and Shirley (Wilson) Petzold. He was a graduate of Andover High School where he…

  • Lawrence

    Janet Louise Howard

    Fort Myers, FL – Janet Louise Howard, 69, of Fort Myers, Florida passed away on April 7, 2018 at Lee Memorial Hospital. She was born on December 12, 1948 in Lawrence, to Henry and Gladys (Downs) Towne. She grew up in Andover, MA and spent the…

  • Lawrence

    William T. Ahie

    New Hampshire – William T. “Bill” Ahie, 69, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 6, 2018. Born in Lawrence, he was the son of the late Ralph “Rafeei” and Edith M. (Witthus) Ahie. A graduate of Tenney High School, Class of 1967….

  • Medford

    Rita P. Allitto 4/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Woburn,MA / Medford,MA / Danvers,MA / falmouth,MA

    Allitto, Rita P. (Scarsciotti) of Woburn formerly of Medford and Falmouth, April 11, 2018. Beloved wife of Charles L. Allitto. Devoted mother of Charlotte Janis and her husband Andrew of Fairfield, CT, Christine Rivers and her husband Rick of Boxford, Collette Knightly and her husband Michael of Chelmsford, Corinne Doherty and her husband Daniel of Danvers. Loving grandmother of Jacqueline and Stephanie Janis, Scott and Jonathan Rivers, Allison and Andrew Knightly, Samantha and Daniel Doherty. Sister of Joseph Scarsciotti of Pembroke, the late Anthony and Robert Scarsciotti. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the McLaughlin – Dello Russo Family Funeral Home, 60 Pleasant St., WOBURN, Monday,…

  • New Bedford

    Dr. John S. Wolkowicz 4/12/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Dr. John S. Wolkowicz, 86, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, succumbed peacefully after a period of declining health on Thursday April 12, 2018 surrounded by family at Sippican Healthcare Center. Born in New Bedford, he was the husband of Hertha (Lederbogen) Wolkowicz and the son of the late Jan and Teresa (Adamczyk) Wolkowicz. Dr. Wolkowicz graduated from New Bedford High School, Alliance College, and Tufts School of Dental Medicine and attended the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. He completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Tufts School of Dental Medicine. He served as Captain in the United States Air Force. Following his honorable service in the Armed…

  • Stoneham

    Rita Cataldo 4/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Stoneham,MA / Somerville,MA / Swampscott,MA

    Rita (Zaccardo) Cataldo passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital of Boston on Tuesday. She was 89. Born and raised in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Mary (Triano) Zaccardo. A Medford resident for most of her adult life, Rita worked in the Little Building, Boston in beauty shop as a manicurist. She was a devoted wife, sister and aunt. The beloved wife of the late George Cataldo, she was a devoted sister to Anthony Zaccardo of Stoneham, William Zaccardo of Florida, the late Mary and Rose Zaccardo, Angelina Staffier, Theresa Fondini, Joe, Louis, Jerry, Frank, Albert, and Johnny Zaccardo. Rita also leaves behind many loving…

  • Taunton

    Charles T. Flynn 4/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA / Carver,MA

    In Carver, April 11, 2018, Charles T. Flynn, passed away unexpectedly at home at the age of 65. Charles is survived by his wife Anna A. (Doyle) Flynn of Carver. He was born in Boston, the son of the late James M. & Katherine (Morgan) Flynn. Charles had resided in Carver the past four years and was formerly of Taunton. He was employed as a maintenance facilities manager for the Pine St. Inn in Boston. He enjoyed golfing, listening to the blues, traveling and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Charles is survived by his three loving children, Kelly-Ann Flynn of Taunton, Nicole Lariviere and husband Keith of…

  • Tewksbury

    Brian T. Caveney 4/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA / Lowell,MA / Andover,MA / Portland,ME

    Brian T Caveney Sales Executive for Certify Software PORTLAND, MAINE: Brian T. Caveney, age 26, recently of Portland, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Born in Lowell on December 28, 1991, he is the beloved son of Keith T. and Jane B. (Gerstler) Caveney, of Lowell. Brian was raised in Andover, attended Andover schools and graduated from Andover High School in 2010. Following graduation, he attended San Diego State University, where he received a B.A. Degree in English. During his college years, he was a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity. Since graduating from San Diego State, Brian worked as a sales executive; he enjoyed fitness training, reading,…

  • Newton

    Ann (Cohen) Cohen

    COHEN Ann (Cohen) of Boca Raton FLA, formerly of Newton MA, on April 7, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Alvin A. Cohen and mother of the late Cathy Dee Cohen. Devoted mother to Carrie Cohen Yankello (Steve) and Susan Cohen Hillman (Steven). Loving grandmother to Allison, Adam, Lauren and Heidi. Adored by her great grandchildren, Starr, Madden and Mikayla. Loving sister to Marilyn Jacobson and the late Barbara Alexander. Ann and her husband Al were the original owners of The Party Shop in Newton Centre MA. Donations of her memory may be made to www.dana-farber.org.   The post Ann (Cohen) Cohen appeared first on Brezniak Rodman Funeral Directors.

  • Cape Cod

    Claire I. (Hardy) Carter

    GRAFTON – Claire I. (Hardy) Carter, 71, passed away peacefully at Jewish Healthcare Center in Worcester April 8, 2018, surrounded by her loving children. Claire prided herself on her work as a legal secretary and then as a paralegal for some of Worcester’s most prestigious law firms, including Keenan and Keenan, and then for many years at Mountain, Dearborn, and Whiting as paralegal to Francis Russell, Esq. Claire was an avid gardener and was very passionate about gardening and maintaining a […]

  • Brockton

    Antonio Orlando Barbosa 4/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Antonio Orlando Barbosa (48) of Brockton died April 9th in the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston. He was born in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau son of Luis Alberto Barbosa and the late Ermelinda Mendes Monteiro. Antonio was a cleaning supervisor in the nursing home industry. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Antonio enjoyed reading, music, watching soccer, joking around and great food. In addition to his father he is survived by 2 daughters, Carina Barbosa of Portugal and Raquel Barbosa of London, a brother Danilson Barbosa of Brazil, 7 sisters, Candida Barbosa Gomes of Virginia, Ana Paula Lopes Barbosa of London, Vera Soina Barbosa of…