• Lynn

    Jeffrey E. Baker, 58

    BYFIELD — Jeffrey E. Baker, 58, of Byfield and formerly of Lynn, died Monday, April 16, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital from complications from surgery. Born on July 11, 1959 to Robert and Nancy Baker of Lynn, he is survived by his beloved wife, Elaine, of 35 years; his daughter, Erin, and her fiancé, Braden Zamore of Merrimack, N.H.; son, Joshua and his, fiancée, Jenny Gates of Amherst, N.H., and his son, John, and his wife Rene (ParticellI) of Byfield. He is also survived by his precious grandchildren, Nolan Zamore, Maddyn Baker and Owen Baker with whom he loved to spend time with. Jeff graduated from St. John’s Prep High…

  • New Bedford

    Patricinia Fonseca, 99

    FONSECA: of New Bedford, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, Patricinia (Medeiros), 99. Daughter of Viriginio and Rosa Medeiros. Her  Funeral Service will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Boulevard Funeral Home, 223 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford.  Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery.  www.Boulevardfh.com

  • Newton

    Jeffrey W. Weinstein

    on April 18, 2018. Father of Erica, Andrew, and Jacob. Graveside service at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham St., Sharon, MA (gather at Administration Building) on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 1:45 pm. Complete notice to follow. The post Jeffrey W. Weinstein appeared first on Brezniak Rodman Funeral Directors.

  • New Bedford

    Carol L. Cote, 70

    SOMERSET — On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, Carol L. (Caouette) Cote, 70, of Somerset, transitioned back home to heaven surrounded by her family. After eight years of battling first breast, then pancreatic cancers, her supporting angels shepherded her into the presence of God.Carol graduated from Somerset High School in 1966, and married her high school sweetheart, Edward R. Cote.She began her career in the banking industry, then worked at Ashworth Brothers. She then left […]

  • New Bedford

    Walter M. Bohn, 59

    ACUSHNET — Walter M. Bohn, 59, of Acushnet, passed away on Monday, April 16, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Zoraida Correia Bohn with whom he shared 32 wonderful years of marriage.Born in Dorchester, a son of the late Walter H. and Theresa F. (Murray) Bohn, he resided in Acushnet for the past 24 years. He was a graduate of Abington High School, Class of 1976.Walter worked for the United States Postal Service in Brockton for 35 years. He had […]

  • New Bedford

    Leonard P. Silvia

    WESTPORT — Leonard Paul Silvia entered into eternal rest 4/12/18 after a long illness. Husband of June (Furman) Silvia, he also leaves: his son Justin, daughter-in-law Kerry and 3 precious grandchildren; siblings, Philip (wife Geraldine), Susan Woltman (husband Lee), Carol Silvia (husband Tom Donnelly), Minty Farrissey (husband John) and John (wife Margaret); many nieces, nephews & cousins; and his beloved dog Penny. A graduate of Durfee High School and U-Mass […]

  • New Bedford

    Shirley B. Ferreira, 80

    FAIRHAVEN — Shirley B. (Cheetham) Ferreira, 80, of Fairhaven passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Joseph Raymond Ferreira.Survivors include her niece, Ann Medeiros; grandniece, Maureen Haskell and her sons, Jarred, Jeremy and Alexander and grandnephew, Christopher Haskell.A graveside service will be held Friday, April 20, 2018 at 12:00pm in the Riverside Cemetery, Fairhaven. […]

  • Salem

    Nahant – Mr. Joseph F. McDuff,…

    Nahant – Mr. Joseph F. McDuff, 76 years old of Nahant and formerly of Lynn, died after a courageous battle with Progressive Supra-Nuclear Palsy. He was surrounded by his loving family. He is the husband to the love of his life, Marie F. (Pepin) McDuff. He was born in Pawtucket, R.I. the son of the late Thomas F. McDuff, Jr and the late Antonio J. Basile and Dorothy May (Cushing) McDuff-Basile. He was raised in the Brickyard section of Lynn and was a 1959 graduate of the then Lynn Trade High School Electrical Program and he played football for the Tigers. He served in the Army Reserves as a member…

  • Salem

    East Kingston, NH – Rita M. (G…

    East Kingston, NH – Rita M. (Girard) (Sicotte) Sparfeld, 96, of East Kingston, and formerly of Salem, N.H., died on April 17, 2018 in Manchester. Born and raised in Salem, she was the devoted wife of the late Harry Sparfeld and loving mother of Irene Cole and her husband David of Exeter, NH and Doris “Chip” Carreiro and her dear friend Jean Willis of East Kingston, NH. Predeceased by her son, Robert L. Sicotte, her brothers Condi Girard, Donat Girard, and sisters, Margaret Wilson, Simone Sullivan, and Jeannette Gear, she is also survived by her sister, Bernadette Augusto of Ipswich, MA, her grandson, Joshua Cole and his wife, Sara and…

  • Salem

    METHUEN – Gloria N.(Barry) Hug…

    METHUEN – Gloria N.(Barry) Huggins, 85, of Methuen, formerly of Lynn, Andover and Danvers, passed away Friday, April 13. She was the beloved wife of the late William E. Huggins, Sr. with whom she shared 56 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, Gloria was the daughter of Charles and Pauline (Bartlett) Barry; the loving mother of William Huggins, Jr. and his wife, Wendy of Methuen, Peter Huggins and his wife, Valerie of Peabody, Stephen Huggins of Middleton, Joseph Huggins and his wife, Susan of North Andover, Patricia Peabody of Essex, Paula Eisenhauer of Salem, N.H.; the cherished grandmother of Erin McCrave and her husband, Patrick, Katie Gildea and her husband,…

  • Salem

    Salem, MA and Epsom, NH – Rich…

    Salem, MA and Epsom, NH – Richard L. Stebbins of Salem, formerly of Epsom N.H., died unexpectedly due to medical complications on Saturday, April 7th, 2018, at the age of 54. Richard was born on July 7th, 1963, at Fort Belvoir, in Fairfax County, Virginia to Ronald and Marilyn Stebbins. He spent his adolescent years growing up in New Hampshire where he attended Epsom Central School and Pembroke Academy. Richard was a master mechanic for 30 years, his area of expertise was in large scale diesel equipment for both land and marine use. His trade gave him various employment opportunities across the country which aligned with his search for adventure.…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Carol (Dennedy) Nort…

    Beverly – Carol (Dennedy) Norton, age 84, died Tuesday April 17, 2018, at Beverly Hospital. Wife of the late Charles L. Norton. Born in Peabody and raised in Salem. She was the daughter of the late James and Charlotte (Poirier) Dennedy of Salem. Carol enjoyed being a crossing guard and volunteering at Beverly Hospital. She enjoyed going to the senior center and spending time with her family and her pal Enzo. Surviving her are two daughters, Beth Sylvester and her husband, Frederick of Beverly, Debra Dimarzo and her husband, Rick of Haverhill, a son Charles Norton Jr. and his wife Debra of Beverly; a brother, Michael Dennedy and his Wife…

  • Andover

    Andover, MA – Carroll Wesley B…

    Andover, MA – Carroll Wesley Bailey died peacefully after a long illness on Monday, April 9, 2018, at the Meadows Health Center at Edgewood in North Andover, MA.  He was the son of the late Blanche (Thompson) and Leon O. Bailey of McKeesport, Pa., and an alumnus of McKeesport High School. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh, he went on active duty in the Air Force, teaching at the Officers’ Candidate School at Lackland Field in San Antonio, Texas. He subsequently received his law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. On June 15, 1968, he married Elaine Louise Rankin of Big Stone Gap, Va.  Carroll began…

  • Andover

    Andover – Joseph C. Sangermano…

    Andover – Joseph C. Sangermano, 95, of Andover, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Born in Lawrence, he was the son of the late John and Saveria (Romano) Sangermano. Mr. Sangermano was raised in Lawrence and was a graduate of Lawrence High School. He served with the US Army during WWII and the Korean War. During WWII he fought with the 3rd Armored Division in five campaigns including Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge. After the war he served in Austria and Italy. Mr Sangermano worked in Lawrence as a machinist and tool maker for 35 years and worked in transducer manufacturing for Hewlett-Packard Medical in Andover for 10…

  • Andover

    Andover – Entered into rest su…

    Andover – Entered into rest surrounded by his family on April 15, 2018, at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Linda P. (Cohen) Landy. Devoted father of Michael Landy, Greg Landy and Anthony Fryman, Robert and Sarah Cohen, Caryn & Bill Souza and Adam and Monica Cohen. Loving son of the late Abraham and Pauline Landy, brother of the late Herbert Landy and Robert and Sybil Landy, and brother-in-law of Leah Landy. Cherished grandfather of Jacob, Avi, Samara and Benjamin Landy, Richard Fryman, Shira, Meir and Nava Cohen, and Emily, Hannah and Rachel Souza. Edward grew up on Harvard Street in Mattapan and attended both Boston English and Boston…

  • Andover

    Andover – Armand J. Franzese, …

    Andover – Armand J. Franzese, 90, of Andover, Mass., passed away peacefully after a brief illness, surrounded by his loving family, on April 13, 2018. Armand “Eddie,” born in Woburn, Mass., on April 30, 1927, was the son of the late Fortunato and Angelina (Di Cerbo) Franzese. He served in the United States Army Ordnance Department during World War II. In 1954, he married his late wife Lillian (DiDonato) Franzese, whom he adored throughout their 48-year marriage. Following their wedding, Armand and Lillian built a house on Dascomb Road in Andover, where they raised their family and happily resided for the rest of their lives. He was employed by multiple…

  • Andover

    Andover – Phebe Ten Broeck Ste…

    Andover – Phebe Ten Broeck Stevens Miner, born on September 10, 1923, in Tewksbury, Mass., died on Wednesday, April 11, in North Andover, Mass., 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, Mass., where, with their five children, Phebe and Josh…

  • Andover

    Andover – Armand J. Viscosi of…

    Andover – Armand J. Viscosi of Andover, Mass. It is with great sadness that the family of Armand J. Viscosi announces his passing on April 13, 2018, at the age of 87. He was predeceased by his parents, Vito and Carmela Viscosi, and sisters Helen and Mary. Armand will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 53 years, Patricia; daughter Carolyn Viscosi Shirley and husband David of Manchester, N.H.; daughter Elaine Viscosi Marquis and husband David of Tewksbury; and his grandchildren Carl and Talia Shirley, and Katherine and Jessica Marquis, who brought him great joy. He is also survived by his brother Daniel and wife Mary of Andover; and nieces…

  • Andover

    Tampa, Florida – Harry Buzzett…

    Tampa, Florida – Harry Buzzett was born on December 29, 1923, in Apalachicola, Fla. He graduated from the United States Military Academy on June 6, 1944 (D-Day) commissioned in the Field Artillery. During his career, he fought in World War II (along with four of his brothers), Korea, and Vietnam. He was awarded numerous military honors, including the Bronze Star (Valor), the Army Air Medal (Valor), and the French Légion d’Honneur. He was married to Catherine Austin Buzzett in 1950 and was a devoted husband and father to their six children. In 1973 they moved to Andover, Mass. and then ultimately built their dream home on St. George Island in…

  • Andover

    Andover – Mr. William A. Gauvi…

    Andover – Mr. William A. Gauvin, of Andover, and beloved husband of the late Joan (Heagney) Gauvin, passed away, suddenly, on April 13, 2018. He was 71 years old. Born in Boston, Mass., on May 4, 1947. He was the beloved son of the late William G. Gauvin and Effie Hill Gauvin. William was a graduate of Northeastern University. He worked at HUB International as a Vice President of Inside Sales for many years. In his spare time, Mr. Gauvin enjoyed golfing, traveling, and all parts of Disney. He will be dearly missed by family and friends. William was the loving and devoted father to son William J. “Bill” Gauvin…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester, MA – Sandra V. “Sa…

    Gloucester, MA – Sandra V. “Santa” (Polizzia) Parisi, 92, wife of the late William S. Parisi of Gloucester, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at the Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Gloucester on July 3, 1925, daughter of the late John and Anna Maria (Frontiero) Polizzia. She attended Gloucester High School. She worked at many of the various fish processing plants in Gloucester at different times of her life. Her greatest joy was her time being home with her husband children and grandchildren. Following her retirement, she was very involved in the family business, Trupiano’s, which brought her much happiness…

  • Gloucester

    GLOUCESTER – Edward A. Downs, …

    GLOUCESTER – Edward A. Downs, 88, of Hesperus Circle, the husband of the late Alice E. Downs, died Monday, April 16, 2018 in the Addison Gilbert Hospital. Born in Winchester on January 26, 1930, he was the son of the late Edward F. and Phyllis Downs. Edward was raised in Reading, was a 1947 graduate of Reading High School and a 1949 graduate of Wentworth Institute where he earned an Associate Degree and AP rating as an aircraft mechanic. For the next several years he was employed as a turbo tester at General Electric in Lynn, and later worked as a mechanic at White Trucks in Boston, as a field…

  • Haverhill

    Haverhill – Martha A. Akey of …

    Haverhill – Martha A. Akey of Haverhill died on January 30, 2018 at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. Martha was born on February 22, 1946 in Fort Worth, Texas. She was the daughter of the late Charles B. and Willie Elizabeth (Jones) Akey. Martha began studying piano at the age of 7 and voice at 13. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music (Voice) from North Texas State University in 1968. She moved to Boston in 1968 after receiving a scholarship from New England Conservatory of Music where she obtained a Master’s degree in Voice in 1970. In the 1970’s Martha met her nursing mentor and became involved…

  • Haverhill

    Ruskin,FL – Sharon J (Albright…

    Ruskin,FL – Sharon J (Albright) Daignault of Ruskin, Fla., born August 21, 1961 passed away at the age of 56 on February 23, 2018 after a short illness. Prior to moving to Florida, she was employed for several years as a bus driver for Coppola Bus Co in Haverhill. She will be deeply missed by her longtime companion William Kayo of Ruskin, Fla.; her mother Claudette J (Rondeau) Perrigo of Manchester, N.H.; her children Desiree C Peterson of Atkinson, NH, Ronald L Daignault II, of Manchester, NH, Donald W Daignault of Ruskin, FL and Chelsea L Daignault of Ruskin FL, sisters Christine (Albright) Ryan and her husband, Sean of Brighton,…

  • Newburyport

    Byfield, MA – Jeffrey E. Baker…

    Byfield, MA – Jeffrey E. Baker, age 58, of Byfield. and formerly of Lynn Mass., died Monday April 16, 2018, at Massachusetts General Hospital from complications from surgery. Jeff was born on July 11, 1959, to Robert and Nancy Baker of Lynn, he is survived by his beloved wife, Elaine of 35 years, his daughter Erin and her fiancé, Braden Zamore of Merrimack, N.H., his son, Joshua and his fiancé Jenny Gates of Amherst, N.H.; his son, John and his wife, Rene (ParticellI) of Byfield, his precious grandchildren, Nolan Zamore, Maddyn Baker and Owen Baker with whom he loved to spend time. Jeff graduated from St. John’s Prep High School.…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport, MA – Beulah M. Ha…

    Newburyport, MA – Beulah M. Hardy, 94, of long-time resident of Byfield, passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. She resided at the Port Health Care and Rehabilitation after more than a year long struggle with her health. She was born on May 23, 1923, in Lowell, the fifth of six children of the late Arthur R. and Ida F. (Smith) Gormley. By the time the Great Depression gripped the world, the family moved to Newburyport. Though her childhood was filled with struggle, in her youth, Beulah was still a vital and independent woman who enjoyed horseback riding, sunbathing on beach, and camping at Sandy Point with family. A talented…

  • Boston

    Luis Enrique Carrasquillo 4/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Luis Enrique Carraquillo, age 56, of Dorchester, died on April 16, 2018. Visiting hours at the Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 10 Tower St. (Opp. Forest Hills MBTA Station) Jamaica Plain on Thursday April 19 from 6-9 pm. His family will gather again at the funeral home on Friday April 20 from 10 am until 11 am before traveling in procession to Oak Lawn Cemetery for interment services.

  • Chicopee

    John L. Lignar 4/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    John L. Lignar, age 84, a long time resident of Chicopee, MA, passed away peacefully in the loving arms of his family at home on Sunday, April 15, 2018. He was predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Nancy Lignar (nee Ann Ziemba). John was born in Plymouth, PA, to the late Frank and Catherine (Trela) Lignar. He is survived by his children and their spouses, Darlene Lignar of Chicopee, Karen Lignar of Chicopee, Janice Grise and her husband, James Grise, John M. Lignar of Chicopee and, Kenneth Lignar and his wife, Cindy Lignar, of Chester, CT, and his godchildren, Theresa Niemiec, Daniel Bannish and Nicholas Breton, his sisters and…

  • Falmouth

    Carolyn M. “Carol” (Sheehan) Van Atta 4/16/2018 12:00:00 AM falmouth,MA

    FALMOUTH ~ Carolyn M. “Carol” (Sheehan) Van Atta, 97, of Falmouth and a former longtime resident of Ann Street in the East Springfield section of Springfield, was Called Safely Home on Monday, April 16, 2018. She passed into Eternal Life at Cape Heritage Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Sandwich, MA surrounded by the care and comfort of her loving family. She was born in Springfield, MA on January 30, 1921, a beloved daughter of the late Patrick J. and Caroline E. (Alderman) Sheehan. She was raised in Springfield, graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Springfield and had lived in Springfield most of her life. She was employed as an…

  • Lawrence

    Martha A. Akey

    Haverhill – Martha A. Akey of Haverhill died on January 30, 2018 at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. Martha was born on February 22, 1946 in Fort Worth, Texas. She was the daughter of the late Charles B. and Willie Elizabeth (Jones)…

  • Lawrence

    Catherine “Kay” Scarelli

    Lawrence – Catherine “Kay” Scarelli, age 92, passed away on Saturday April 7, 2018, at Mary Immaculate Nursing Center in Lawrence. She was born on March 10, 1926, in Lawrence, where she lived and worked her entire life. She was a member of…

  • Lawrence

    John A. Wyman Sr.

    Haverhill – John A. Wyman Sr., 85, husband of the late Patricia A. (Dugas), passed away April 13, 2018, at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen with his loving family by his side. Born in Plaistow, N.H., he was the son of the late Harry E. Wyman and…

  • Lawrence

    Mirtha M. Pena-Perez

    Methuen – It is with great sadness, we, the family of Mirtha M. Pena-Perez, announce that Mirtha would like to let you know that her work here is done. She received a call on April 7, 2018, a sort of an offer you cannot refuse, and she will not be…

  • Lawrence

    Donna Marie (Callahan) Adams

    Orwigsburg, PA – Donna Marie Adams, 69, of Orwigsburg Pa. passed away Thursday, April 12, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Donna was born in Methuen, Massachusetts on February 10, 1949, a daughter of Mildred and Daniel Callahan, being one…

  • Lawrence

    Edward J. Hayes

    North Andover, MA – Edward J. Hayes, 80, a longtime resident of North Andover, Mass., and Seabrook Beach, N.H., died at Massachusetts General Hospital on Saturday, April 14, 2018. He was born in Lawrence, Mass., the son of the late George E Hayes,…

  • Lawrence

    Marilyn L. (Collins) Pearson

    Hampstead, NH – The beautiful soul of Marilyn Louise (Collins) Pearson passed from this life on April 16, 2018, while surrounded by her family. Marilyn was born on October 7, 1937, to the late Raymond and Mary Collins in Dorchester,…