• New Bedford

    Anne M. Corrigan, 60

    FAIRHAVEN — Anne Marie Corrigan, of Fairhaven, died unexpectedly in her home on April 9, 2018, at the age of 60.Anne was the daughter of Andrew Corrigan and Ruth (Horrigan) Corrigan of Newton, Massachusetts.She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Terrence and Leslie Corrigan, of Pinehurst, North Carolina; her sister and brother-in-law, Maureen and Steve Jochim, of Bourne; her sister, Eileen King, of New London, New Hampshire; and three nieces and a nephew […]

  • New Bedford

    Francisco Baptista, Sr., 78

    NEW BEDFORD — Francisco “Frank” Baptista, Sr., 78, of Berkley died April 12, 2018 at Morton Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of Leonor F. “Kitty” (Fernandes) Baptista. Born and raised in New Bedford, the son of the late Manuel and Rosa (Quintal) Baptista, he lived in Westport before moving to Berkley.Mr. Baptista was a communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. He was formerly employed by Acushnet Company for many years until his retirement. […]

  • New Bedford

    Ernest J. Santos, 86

    WESTPORT — Ernest J. Santos, 86, of Westport, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at St. Anne’s Hospital. He was the husband of the late Lydia J. (Rose) Santos. Born in Westport, son of the late Manuel and Alida (Samson) Santos, he was a lifelong resident of Westport.He worked for 31 years at Revere Copper and Brass until his retirement. Mr. Santos was a Communicant of St. John the Baptist Church, Westport. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He loved all things […]

  • New Bedford

    Cynthia Maxim, 75

    NEW BEDFORD — Cynthia Smith Maxim (to her many friends, “Cecy”), 75, died at Bedford Gardens hospice in New Bedford, MA, early Thursday morning, March 8, 2018. Her death coincided with a wild Nor’easter that knocked out power to thousands of households in the New Bedford area and dumped several feet of snow over parts of New England. Cecy would have enjoyed the coincidence.Cecy died of complications following a stroke.Cecy was the only child of Juliet Lanius Brewer Maxim […]

  • New Bedford

    Richard F. Bailey, 103

    EUSTIS, Fla. — Richard “Dick” F. Bailey was born on December 11, 1914, and died on April 10, 2018.In high school Dick was on the football and basketball teams and participated in theater productions. He spent time on the minor league baseball team for the New York Yankees as a pitcher, but an elbow injury ended his baseball career.On June 24, 1939, he married Mildred Collins and they were married for sixty-three years until she died in 2002. During WWII he helped build […]

  • New Bedford

    Edna L. Jenkins, 94

    NEW BEDFORD – Edna Lucille Jenkins, age 94, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Alden Court Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Marcel Emile Jenkins. Born in New Bedford she was the daughter of the late Delina (Souliere) and Delisca Marchand.Edna worked at Aerovox Corporation for 33 years. She loved to play bingo, cards, read, go to Foxwoods, but most of all she loved to spend time with family.Survivors include a son, Maurice N. Jenkins and his wife Brenda of […]

  • Gloucester

    Peabody – Alan Ray, 98, son of…

    Peabody – Alan Ray, 98, son of Martin Hasset and Josephine Ray West Ray, passed away March 31 at Brooksby Village, in Peabody. The fourth of five children (Martin, John, Margery and Roger), he was born in The Bronx, New York City in 1920, grew up in Bronxville, and graduated from public schools in Younkers. He then graduated from the United States Naval Academy, was commissioned as an ensign in 1941 at age 20 and sent immediately to Pearl Harbor. In both WWII and the Korea War he served in the Pacific and stayed in the navy until retirement as a captain in 1967. He then worked seven years for…

  • Newburyport

    Seabrook, NH – Joseph D. Babin…

    Seabrook, NH – Joseph D. Babineau, 60, died suddenly at his home on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. He and his longtime companion, Deborah M. Jacques, passed away on the same day at the home they shared for the last 10 years. Services will be private. Assistance with arrangements was by the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home – Crematory in Hampton.

  • Newburyport

    Georgetown – Valmond J. Chiass…

    Georgetown – Valmond J. Chiasson, 85, passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at his residence in Georgetown. Val was born August 17, 1932 on Miscou Island, New Brunswick, Canada where he was raised by the late Martin and Maria (Gauthier) Chiasson. As he grew up, Val worked as a lumberjack and fisherman in Canada before moving to Newburyport where he and his wife of fifty-five years, the late Shirley May (Brown) Chiasson, raised their family and ran their construction company. After retirement, Val enjoyed traveling with Shirley to his birthplace on Miscou Island in the summers and wintering in Sarasota, FL where they enjoyed the beach and sun. Val…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Rose E. Horowicz…

    Newburyport – Rose E. Horowicz, 98, a resident of Newburyport died Thursday April 12, 2018 at Brigham Health Care in Newburyport. She was born in Newburyport on August 16, 1919 to the late James and Annie (Ivers) Eaton. Rose was raised and educated in Newburyport, following her education she was employed at Sylvania for several years before becoming a Certified Nurses Assistant, employed at Brigham Manor in Newburyport until her retirement in 1985.  In 1958 she met and married the late Russell Horowicz. Together the couple volunteered for many organizations in our community focusing on the issue of homelessness. She and Russell on separate occasions were voted Yankee Homecoming King…

  • Salem

    Prides Crossing – Mary Loring …

    Prides Crossing – Mary Loring Clapp of Prides Crossing died peacefully on April 5, shortly after her 106th birthday. She had been residing at Carleton-Willard Village in Bedford, Mass. for 25 years. She was born in Prides Crossing and spent her early years living there and in Boston. She was the daughter of Augustus Peabody Loring Jr. and Rosamond Bowditch Loring. She attended the Lee School and Concord Academy and went to finishing school in Paris, France. She was married to Nathaniel Dudley Clapp in 1934 and lived happily with him in Prides Crossing from after World War II until his death in 1987. She is survived by her children,…

  • Salem

    Salem – Josephine (Konopnicki)…

    Salem – Josephine (Konopnicki) Sironi, 96, died unexpectedly, yet peacefully, on Thursday evening April 5, 2018 at the North Shore Medical Center. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Michaelina (Drabyck) Konopnicki. She grew up in the Gallows Hill area of Salem and graduated from Salem High School, Class of 1941. She lived in Peabody for many years raising her family and was a happy resident of Mayor Torigian Center where she had many good friends. This past year she was a resident of Grosvenor Residences, Salem and she loved everyone who cared for her there, especially her beloved roommate, Eleanor. Josephine enjoyed watching sports,…

  • Salem

    Pompano Beach, FL – William De…

    Pompano Beach, FL – William Dean Maggiacomo Sr., age 75, of Pompano Beach, Fla., passed away peacefully on April 5, 2018. Born in Beverly, he was the son of the late Edmund Maggiacomo and Helen Elizabeth (Lovett) Batchelder. He is survived by his son William Dean Maggiacomo, Jr.; daughter, Julie Maggiacomo Carrera; grandchildren, Chance Maggiacomo, Austin Carrera, and Alexandra Carrera; and brothers, Ed Maggiacomo and Michael Maggiacomo. William was an inventor, creating the Willie Filter in the 1970s. He also enjoyed politics and was involved in many local campaigns in Massachusetts. He later worked for the City of Beverly. Services will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Beverly and…

  • Mashpee

    Phyllis A. Conlon

    Phyllis Ann Conlon of Newton and Dennis, who leaves family in Mashpee, died April 8 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston. She was 69.

  • Boston

    STEPHEN GONZALEZ 4/6/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    GONZALEZ, STEPHEN of South Boston. Passed away suddenly on April 6th, at the age of 27. Cherished son of Dawn Dingee. Dear grandson of Ronaldo Marcelino and the late Patricia Marcelion. Loving brother of Nick Gonzalez and cousins Mac, Brandon and Kenda. Beloved uncle to Mason and Matilda. Survived by Theresa and Walter Ross-Falzone, Diane, Bernadette, and my relatives and friends. Visiting hours on Saturday, April 14th from 12 to 2 PM at the Casper Funeral Home, 187 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON.

  • Bridgewater

    Mardita (Thompson) Cummings 3/2/2018 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA / Jensen Beach,FL

    Mardita (Thompson) Cummings of West Bridgewater, MA and Jensen Beach, FL passed away peacefully under the care of hospice and her family on March 2, 2018 at the age of 95. She was the daughter of the late Ernest W. Thompson and Marjorie (Dewire) Thompson. Mardie, as she was known to most, was a special lady who left a friendly smile and a kind spirit everywhere she went. Growing up in the Houghs Neck neighborhood of Quincy, MA gave her a life-long love of the ocean and she continued to find special joy in the beaches of Brewster, MA and in later years in Jensen Beach, FL. She was the…

  • Chicopee

    Thomas J. Patrie 3/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE – Thomas J. Patrie, 77, of the Chicopee Falls section of Chicopee, was Called Safely Home on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. He passed into Eternal Life at his home surrounded by all the memories he loved and cherished. He was born in the Aldenville section of Chicopee on New Year’s Day, January 1, 1941, a beloved son of the late Armand and Charlotte Patrie. He was raised in Aldenville, graduated from local schools in Chicopee and later lived in Millis and Greenfield before returning to Chicopee in 2000. He served his country in the United States Army and attained the rank of Specialist 4th Class. He was last employed…

  • Dover

    Mrs. Phebe Miner 4/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / North Andover,MA / Beverly,MA / Seattle,WA / St. Paul,MN / Boxford,MA

    Phebe Miner Phebe Ten Broeck Stevens Miner, born on September 10, 1923 in Tewksbury, MA,  died on Wednesday, April 11 in N. Andover, MA after a brief respiratory illness. The daughter of John P. and Edith S.  Stevens, Phebe grew up in Plainfield, New Jersey, where she attended the Hartridge School. She graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 1944, having served a year as Class President. During the war she was an active volunteer for the Red Cross in New York City.  In 1947, she married Joshua L. Miner III, the love of her life. In 1952 they moved to Andover, MA where, with their five children, Phebe and Josh became active participants in the Phillips Academy school community, in the town of Andover, and in the greater…

  • Lawrence

    Brian T. Caveney

    Portland, ME – 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…

  • Lawrence

    Barbara A. (Blackburn) Brazil

    Salem, NH – Barbara A. Brazil, 76, of Salem, N.H., died peacefully on Wednesday at her home in Salem, surrounded by her family. Barbara was born in Lawrence, Mass., where she grew up and was educated. She was a resident of Salem for over 50…

  • Lawrence

    Charles K. Goff

    Andover – Charles K. Goff, 78, a lifelong resident of the Ballardvale section of Andover, passed away April 11, 2018 at the Kaplan Hospice House in Danvers following a long illness. He was born February 2, 1940 on his family’s farm in…

  • Lawrence

    Marcia Jean Rollins

    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…

  • Lawrence

    Keith J. Boucher

    Derry, NH – Keith J. Boucher, 57 of Derry, NH, died peacefully at his home in Derry. Keith was born in Beverly, Mass, where he grew up and attended schools, graduating from Beverly High School. He resided in Derry for the past 7 months, formerly…

  • Lawrence

    Agnes E. (Lumenello) MacDougall

    Hampstead, NH – Agnes E. (Lumenello) MacDougall, 91, a resident of Hampstead, NH passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, April 10th at her home, two days before her 92nd birthday. She was born and educated in North Andover, MA and she…