• Newton

    Henry Bahm

    of Newton, on April 14, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Thelma (Shapiro) Bahm. Arrangements incomplete at this time. The post Henry Bahm appeared first on Brezniak Rodman Funeral Directors.

  • New Bedford

    K-9 Officer Sean M. Gannon, 32

    YARMOUTH — K-9 Officer Sean McNamee Gannon, Yarmouth PD, age 32, died on impact in the line of duty from a gunshot wound to the head on April 12th, 2018.Born August 22nd, 1985 in New Bedford, MA, he graduated from All Saints Elementary School in 1999, and Bishop Stang High School in 2003. Gannon graduated with honors from Westfield State University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, a Master’s with honors from Massachusetts Maritime Academy with a […]

  • New Bedford

    Ruben D. Goldstein, 95

    DARTMOUTH — Ruben David (Ruby) Goldstein, 95, of North Dartmouth, passed away at home on Friday, April 13th, after a long illness. He was born in New Bedford, MA, to the late Harry and Bluma (Levine) Goldstein.Ruben lived his entire life in Dartmouth and he attended Dartmouth schools. He was the valedictorian of Dartmouth H.S. class of 1940. He maintained close friendships with most of his classmates throughout his life and helped organize their 70th class reunion.Ruben […]

  • New Bedford

    Arthur H. Blackburn, Jr., 81

     MATTAPOISETT — Arthur Harold Blackburn, Jr., born February 27, 1937, passed away on April 13, 2018. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Elfriede M. Blackburn; their two sons Arthur H. Blackburn, III and Dean A. Blackburn and his wife Stephanie Blackburn; his granddaughter, Madeline J. Blackburn, daughter of Dean and Stephanie Blackburn; and a great-granddaughter, Aria Bell of Madeline.He was employed as an executive pharmaceutical salesman for Merck for […]

  • New Bedford

    Ronald Pacheco, 68

     NEW BEDFORD — Ronald Pacheco, 68, of Dartmouth, passed away April 4, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital after a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was the husband of Linda (Mello) Pacheco. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Ernest and Georgiana (Viera) Pacheco. He resided in Dartmouth and previously lived in New Bedford and Clearwater, Florida.Ronald graduated from New Bedford High School. He then joined the United States Marine Corp and served in Vietnam. He […]

  • New Bedford

    Jose Alves Cabral, 90

     DARTMOUTH — Jose Alves Cabral, age 90, of Dartmouth , passed away on, April 13, 2018, at home with his family at his side. He was the beloved husband of Maria dos Anjos (DaSilva) Cabral and son of the late Maria DaConceicao (Alves) and Luis Cabral.He was born in Mosteiros, St. Michael Azores, moved to this area in 1967 and worked as a Machine Operator for Chamberlain Manufacturer.Survivors include his wife Maria, 3 children; Odelcia Lavoie and her husband […]

  • New Bedford

    Joseph J. Pacheco, 89

     DARTMOUTH — Joseph J. Pacheco, 89, of Dartmouth, passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital following a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Dorothy M. (Grant) Pacheco.Mr. Pacheco was born in New Bedford, son of the late Joseph and Palmyra (Jerome) Pacheco and had been a lifelong resident of Dartmouth. A veteran of WWII, he served his country in the U.S. Navy. Prior to his retirement, he worked for Chamberlain Mfg., New Bedford. He was an […]

  • New Bedford

    Nelson M. Macedo, 62

     NEW BEDFORD — Former Ward 5 City Councilor Nelson M. Macedo, 62, of New Bedford, died unexpectedly Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the son of the late Arnaldo C. and Laudalina (Medeiros) Macedo and former husband of Karen Coyne of Dartmouth. Born in Fall River, he resided in New Bedford for most of his life and was a communicant of Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Church.Mr. Macedo served as New Bedford City Councilor of Ward 5 from 1980-1992 and […]

  • New Bedford

    Robert Roderick, 71

    BUZZARDS BAY — Robert “Rusty” Roderick, 71, of Buzzards Bay, passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in Wareham, after a brief but intense battle with cancer. Rusty was born on November 22, 1946, in Wareham, Massachusetts; he was the son of the late Dorothy Burgo Roderick and Cesar Gomes.He is survived by his sisters: Anicetra Souza Branion, of Wareham; Wandra (Roderick) Harmsen and her husband Jack, of Buzzards Bay; two nephews: Amando Branion and Rory Branion; and two […]

  • New Bedford

    Ronald R. Loranger, 85

    MATTAPOISETT — Ronald R. Loranger, 85, of Mattapoisett died unexpectedly Tuesday, April 10, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Barbara (Rutkowski) Loranger, with whom he shared nearly 64 years of marriage.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Albert and Yvonne (Becotte) Loranger, he lived there for most of his life.Ronald, a Northeastern University civil engineer graduate, was employed as the president of Loranger Construction for over 30 […]

  • New Bedford

    Susan Estrella Lucas, 63

     MYRTLE BEACH, FL — Susan (Estrella) Lucas, 63, passed away on Good Friday, March 30, 2018, Myrtle Beach, SC, following a brave and difficult battle against Cholangiocarcinoma (a very rare and deadly cancer). Formally from New Bedford, Fairhaven, and Dartmouth MA, she was the daughter of the late Antone and Margarida Estrella. She was a beloved sister, wife, mother, aunt who devoted her life to her family. As a devote Roman Catholic she never wavered from her faith and it […]

  • Boston

    Anastacia Rodriguez 4/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    It’s with a heavy heart that we inform family and friends that our mother Anastacia Rodriguez, 79 of Boston, passed away on April 11, 2018. She was born on June 14, 1938 in Isabela, Puerto Rico. May her soul rest in peace forever. Anastacia was preceded in death by Ramon Rodriguez and SolMaria Rodriguez. She is survived by her five children and their spouses, Filomeno and Alfonza Amelia Roman, Jose and Magali Roman, Martha Rodriguez (Ramon’s Spouse), Bernardo and Yessenia Navarro, Ana F. and David Rosario and Cecilio and Marites H. Cruz . She is also survived by her eight sisters, America Rodrlguez, Fermina Rodriguez, Crucita Rodriguez, Felicita Rodrlguez, Paula…

  • Lawrence

    Christine A. Perry

    Atlantic Beach, Fl – Passed away unexpectedly on January 8, 2018. A longtime resident of Florida Chris was born in Lawrence, and is the daughter of the late Warren J. and Catherine B. Perry. Chris was a graduate of St. Mary’s HS in Lawrence and…

  • Lawrence

    Henry “Hank” Donovan

    Derry, NH – Henry A. “Hank” Donovan, 85, of Derry, NH and formerly of Salem, NH died Thursday, April 12th after a short illness at Portsmouth Regional Hospital. Hank was born and educated in Methuen, the son of the late Maud (Chivall) and…

  • Lawrence

    John William Hagerty

    North Andover, MA – John William Hagerty, 87, of North Andover, passed away on April 11, 2018 at the High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. John was born in Somerville on February 26, 1931 to the late John J and Ida (Blaisdell) Hagerty. John…

  • Lawrence

    Michael J. Duval

    Salisbury – Michael J. Duval, 50, passed away April 7, 2018 at Anna Jacques Hospital in Newburyport surrounded by his loving family. Born in Haverhill, he was the son of the late James J. Duval Sr. and Edna M. (Hutchings) Duval. Raised and…

  • Lawrence

    Elaine F. (Bayek) Brandolini

    Haverhill – Elaine F. (Bayek) Brandolini, 83, wife of the late Richard A. Brandolini, passed away April 12, 2018 at Penacook Place in Haverhill with her loving family by her side. Born in Haverhill, she was the daughter of the late William and…

  • Lawrence

    Albert A. David

    Methuen, MA – Albert A. David, 90, of Methuen, passed away on Wednesday, April 11, at Lawrence General Hospital. Born in Haverhill, Al was educated in the Haverhill schools and was a graduate of Haverhill Trade School. Upon graduation from high…

  • Mansfield

    Joyce M. (Siegfried) Niemi 4/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Mansfield,MA

    Joyce M. Niemi, 84 Dateline: Mansfield, MA Joyce M. (Siegfried) Niemi, age 84, a lifelong resident of Mansfield, passed in the presence of her family on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. She was the wife of the late Robert F. Niemi, who died on October 30, 2010. Arrangements will be announced with a complete obituary to follow.

  • Mattapoisett

    Arthur Harold Blackburn, Jr. 4/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Mattapoisett,MA

    Arthur Harold Blackburn, Jr., born February 27, 1937, passed away from complications related to a stroke on April 13, 2018. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Elfriede M. Blackburn; their two sons Arthur H. Blackburn, III and Dean A. Blackburn and his wife Stephanie Blackburn; his granddaughter, Madeline J. Blackburn, daughter of Dean and Stephanie Blackburn; and a great-granddaughter, Aria Bell of Madeline. He was employed as an executive pharmaceutical salesman for Merck for twenty eight years traveling over a million miles and several cars; retiring at 58 years old. Prior to his career, he served in the United States Army from 1956-1959, serving in Germany where…

  • Woburn

    Colleen E. Doherty 4/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Woburn,MA / Medford,MA / Stoneham,MA

    Mrs. Colleen E. Doherty, of Medford, passed away peaceful following a brief illness, with her family by her side, April 12, 2018, at the Winchester Hospital. She was 81 years of age. Colleen was the beloved wife of the late Edward A. “Ned” Doherty, Jr. Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late Thomas P. and Lillian (Harvey) Donnelly. Colleen was raised and educated in Fall River. Shortly following her marriage to her beloved Ned, the young couple settled in Medford and began their family and have been Medford residents ever since. She worked for several years with the New England Telephone Company but once the children…

  • Woburn

    Lawrence T. Cleary 4/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Billerica,MA / Woburn,MA / Medford,MA

    Lawrence T. Cleary, of Billerica formerly of Medford passed away April 11, 2018 at the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington following a short illness. He was 81 years of age. He was the former husband and lifelong companion of Elizabeth M. (Constantino) Cleary. Born in Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada, he was the son of the late Edward and Margaret (Lynch) Cleary. Lawrence came to the United States as a young boy and settled in East Boston with his family where he was raised and educated and was a graduate of East Boston High School. Following high school, Lawrence enlisted into the United States Navy and honorably served from 1955…

  • Cape Cod

    Anne Marie Corrigan

    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, MA. She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Terrence and Leslie Corrigan of Pinehurst, NC, her sister and brother-in-law Maureen and Steve Jochim of Bourne, her sister, Eileen King of New London, NH, and three nieces and a nephew (Kelly, Carolyn, Danielle, and Patrick).Anne […]

  • Cape Cod

    William (Bill) S. Woods

    HYANNIS – William (Bill) S. Woods, 65, passed away on Monday, April 9th, 2018. He was the loving husband of Paula Levesque-Woods and father to his triplet daughters, Athena, Andrea, and Arianna Levesque. He was also a loving brother to Eddie Woods (wife: Carol), Derek J. Horton (wife: Grace), Peter B. Horton (wife: Pam), Jill Horton-Simms, Elizabeth E. Sharf (husband: Robert), and Sara C. King (husband: William). He also had many nieces and nephews.Born in Needham, MA on January 29th, […]

  • Cape Cod

    Cynthia Smith Maxim

    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 and her […]

  • Lynn

    Carrie Gautreau, 55

    Carrie Gautreau passed away on April 4 leaving behind her family members brother Robert Gautreau, sister Melissa Ladd, daughter Sarah Tuttle, and grand daughters Aaliyah Gautreau and Bayley Clifford. Service information: Graveside services will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery on Saturday April 21 at 11 a.m. with an open invitation. The post Carrie Gautreau, 55 appeared first on Itemlive.

  • Lynn

    John Carl Morgan, 55

    LYNN — It is with great sadness that the family of John Carl Morgan, 55, announces his passing on April 11. He will be lovingly remembered by his father and stepmother Melvin and Janet Morgan, mother and stepfather Bonnie and Jim Kinstle, two daughters Michelle (Cedric) Roach and Cassie Morgan, siblings Janie Morgan, Ted (Crystal) Morgan and Brian (Katie) Morgan, and grandchildren CJ, Elijah and Olivia, and numerous nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his wife Sharon and her family. John was preceded in death by his younger sister Jeanie Kelly. Service information: In lieu of service, memorial donations in John’s memory made be made to the charity…

  • Lynn

    Molly Theresa Ramsay, 33

    LYNN —  Molly Theresa Ramsay, age 33, from Lynn, gave her life in childbirth giving life to her twins Logan and Theresa. It is a far, far better thing she did than many have ever done. Molly was born Jan. 16, 1985, in Lynn. She was the beloved wife of Brian A. Ramsay of Lynn and the loving mother of Olivia, Logan and Theresa. She was the beloved daughter of John E. Bishop of Lynn and the late beloved Margaret M. Bishop. She also leaves her wonderful brothers Sean P. Bishop of Pasadena, Calif. and Matthew L. Bishop of Gastonia, N.C. She also leaves numerous nieces and nephews, friends and…

  • Lynn

    Gregory A. Clark, 62

    NORTHFIELD — Gregory A. Clark, 62, of Northfield, died at his home on April 10. He was born in Lynn on May 21, 1955 the son of Albert P. Clark, Sr. and Eileen (Watson) Clark. Greg worked for 14 years as a correctional officer at the state prison in Concord, N.H. He was currently employed as a mail handler at the Nashua, N.H post office distribution center. Greg enjoyed watching old monster movies, James Bond, and Star Trek, and has considerable collections of memorabilia. He loved classic cars, especially his 1978 Ford F-350 Pickup, Thorin. He enjoyed spending time with his family, going on long car rides, and going to…

  • Dartmouth

    Joseph J. Pacheco 4/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    Joseph J. Pacheco, 89, of Dartmouth, passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital following a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Dorothy M. (Grant) Pacheco. Mr. Pacheco was born in New Bedford, son of the late Joseph and Palmyra (Jerome) Pacheco and had been a lifelong resident of Dartmouth. A veteran of WWII, he served his country in the U.S. Navy. Prior to his retirement, he worked for Chamberlain Mfg., New Bedford. He was an avid golfer, Bingo and billiards player. Mr. Pacheco was a member of the ROMEO Club and the Dartmouth C.O.A. He was the vice-president of U.A.W. and a communicant…

  • Lynn

    Loretta M. Nadeau

    SAUGUS — Formerly of Charlestown, Ms. Loretta M. Nadeau died on Wednesday, April 11. Born in Boston and raised in Charlestown, Loretta was the daughter of the late Theodore D. and Lorretta M. “Detta” (Studley) Nadeau, Sr. She had been a resident of Saugus since 1979. Loretta was the dear sister of Theodore D. Nadeau, Jr., Kenneth E. Nadeau, and Dorothy E. Nadeau, all of Saugus. She is also survived by numerous friends. In lieu of flowers, donations in Loretta’s name may be made to Northeast Animal Shelter at northeastanimalshelter.org. Service information: Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral mass at Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus…

  • Lynn

    Julie A. Epps

    Julie A. Epps passed away on April 11 after a lengthy illness. Julie was born and raised in Lynn, spent many years in California, then returned home to Massachusetts in 2006. Julie graduated from Lynn Classical High School and attended Los Angeles City College. Julie worked at Granite Telecommunications for 8 years as an office assistant. Julie was President of the non-profit The Flora Epps Giving Fund. Julie loved music, old movies, and spending time with her family. Her smile, kindness and generosity of spirit will be sorely missed. Julie is survived by her son Antonio Epps of California, her grandchildren Ashlee of Colorado, Antonio of Indiana, Carlee and Kaycee…

  • Fall River

    Nancy May Comeaux 4/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Nancy May Comeaux, age 70, passed away on April 13, 2018 at the Fall River Jewish Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving husband John R. Comeaux. Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late George and Sarah E. (Coggeshall) Bird. Along with her husband she is survived by her daughter April Santos of Fall River; 2 granchildren; 2 great-grandchildren and her dear friend Violet Santos and her daughter Charlene Barbour. She was predeceased by her siblings George Bird, Betty Crane, Joyce Bruneau, Jackie Bird and Gerry Bird. Her funeral service will take place in the Manuel Rogers & Sons Funeral Home, INC. 1521 N.…

  • Fall River

    Louis M. Lindo 4/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER… Louis M. Lindo, 77, of Fall River passed away April 12, 2018 at his home. He was the widower of Mariana (Cabral) Lindo. Born in Ponta Delgada, St. Michael, Azores, he was a son of the late Francisco C. and Guilhermina (Miranda) Lindo and had lived in Fall River since 1965. Mr. Lindo was a communicant of Espirito Santo Church in Fall River and had worked as a Machine Operator at Swan Finishing for 26 years before retiring in 2003. Along with his wife, he was preceded in death by his sons: Dimas and Michael Lindo and 18 brothers and sisters. Survivors include his sisters: Ilda Raposo and…

  • Falmouth

    Barbara V. Taylor 2/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / falmouth,MA / San Antonio,TX

    Barbara V. Taylor, 91, of Worcester died Thursday, February 1st in St. Vincent Hospital. She leaves her husband, Waverly L. Taylor and his two daughters, Laurie and Lee; a daughter, Donnamaria “Nina” Washington and her husband, James of San Antonio, TX; a sister, Gloria Barrows of Falmouth; three grandchildren, several great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was born in Worcester the daughter of Raymond Schuyler and Hazel (Allen) Pina. Ms. Taylor was a longtime member of All Saint’s Church. She was an EEG Technician for 33 years with the VA Hospital in Jamaica Plain and Bedford. A private graveside service will be held in Hope Cemetery, 119 Webster…

  • Lynn

    Gregorios Ioannou, 75

    Gregorios “Greg” Ioannou, a long-time resident of Lynn, passed away in the NSMC Salem Hospital on Friday, April 6 at the age of 75. Born on June 8, 1942 in Athens, Greece, he was the son of the late John and Effie (Tsalimane) Ioannou. Greg was raised and educated in Greece. In his earlier years, Greg served two years in the Greek Army, as well as two years in the Merchant Marines. He married Maria Liaperdou in Greece and the couple settled in Lynn in the late 1960s. Greg was a dedicated employee of Union Hospital for over 43 years working in the housekeeping department. He was an avid Red…