• Andover

    Andover, MA – Sandra J. Hoffma…

    Andover, MA – Sandra J. Hoffman (Fletcher O’Mara), 76, died peacefully at home after a long illness. She was born in Laconia, N.H., to the late Charles and Joan Fletcher, graduating from Laconia High School, class of 1959. She attended Boston University and moved to San Diego, Calif., for a couple of years before returning to New England, residing in Holden and Marblehead, Mass., before settling in Andover, Mass., nearly 45 years ago. Sandy worked for several companies, spending a significant portion of her professional career at Digital Equipment Corporation in a variety of management roles. She was able to travel extensively in the U.S. and around the world, including…

  • Gloucester

    Powell, OH – Alfred Ina, age 8…

    Powell, OH – Alfred Ina, age 81, passed with his beloved niece and nephew by his side on April 24th in Powell, Ohio. Al grew up in Jacksonville, Fla. and Magnolia, Mass. He eventually settled in West Palm Beach, Florida until moving to Columbus, Ohio in 2017 to be near family. He graduated from Gloucester High School in 1955 and attended University of Miami, Fla. Al proudly served in the U.S. Army in Korea. Al began his career as a hair stylist in New York City, eventually opening his own salon in Magnolia, Mass. Once he retired to West Palm Beach he also worked in salons in Palm Beach. He…

  • Gloucester

    Rowley, MA – Shari A. (Anderso…

    Rowley, MA – Shari A. (Anderson) Herdman, 63, of Haverhill Street, Rowley, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family and loved ones on Sunday, April 22, 2018. She was the loving wife of Steven J. Herdman with whom she shared 38 years of marriage. Shari was born on July 15, 1954 in Palmer, Mass., and was the daughter of the late Edward M. Anderson, Jr., and Ann M. (Roberge) Hitchcock. Shari was raised by her stepfather, Milton, and mother, Ann Hitchcock. She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother who left employment to raise her children. She was employed as a production worker at Winfrey’s Fudge & Chocolates and…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester, MA – Dorothy F. (P…

    Gloucester, MA – Dorothy F. (Perry) Hendrickson, 87, of Rockport, MA, wife of the late Raymond E. Hendrickson, passed away in Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Gloucester, after battling many years with Alzheimer’s. Dorothy was born in Salem, MA on August 12, 1930, the daughter of the late Manuel and Rose (Machado) Perry. She was a graduate of Salem High School and decided to start a family and raise her children. Nothing was better than spending time in her home, putting her heart and soul into taking care of her children, working in her yard, where she won an award for her hard work in gardening, and just being an…

  • Newburyport

    Austin TX – Peter G. Smas, bor…

    Austin TX – Peter G. Smas, born July 17, 1960, in Portsmouth, NH., passed away on February 6, 2018, at the age of 57 in Austin, Texas. He was the beloved son of Fred and Mary Smas of Salisbury, and beloved brother to Cindy Smas of Perrysburg, Ohio. Peter was a great son and the best brother and was the light of their lives. Pete is survived by his mother, Mary Smas, his sister, Cindy Smas, and his aunt, Dorothy Sawyer, wife of the late John Sawyer of Amesbury Mass.; as well as many cousins on both his father’s and mother’s sides of the family. Pete is also survived by…

  • Newburyport

    Merrimac, MA – Patricia Ann Hu…

    Merrimac, MA – Patricia Ann Hughes, age 46, of Merrimac, died peacefully, with her family by her side, on Tuesday evening, April 24, 2018, after a valiant struggle with cancer. Born in Newburyport, May 3, 1971, she was the beloved daughter of David W. and Ruth E. (Molthrop) Hughes, and was a graduate of Whittier Vocational Technical School in Haverhill. Patricia had worked at the Exeter Hospital for many years. In addition to her parents of Merrimac, Patricia is survived by her son, Rob Hughes; her daughter, Nicole Jackson; her only grandson, Camron, who held the key to her heart; her brother, Robert Hughes and wife Margaret; her nephew, Michael…

  • Newburyport

    Haverhill – Joseph Warren …

    Haverhill – Joseph Warren Crosby Jr., 81, of Raleigh, NC, formerly of Haverhill, passed away at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, NC on April 23, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Newburyport, January 19, 1937, he was the son of the late, Joseph W. Crosby and Margaret L. (Bernard) Santosusso, and late step father, Anthony Santasusso. Raised in Amesbury, he was a graduate of Amesbury High School, Class of 1955. Upon graduation Joseph enlisted into the U.S. Navy, serving three years and was honorably discharged in 1958. He then enlisted into the U.S. Air Force and began a distinguished career serving his country for the next 21 years. A Veteran…

  • Salem

    Revere – Ms. Mary Ann (Raymond…

    Revere – Ms. Mary Ann (Raymond) Fiandaca, 46, of Revere passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Born in Beverly, she was the daughter of John A. and Linda P. (Butterworth) Raymond. Raised and educated in Peabody, she attended Peabody Public Schools, North Shore Technical High School in Middleton and focused her studies on Fashion Design. Mary Ann had been employed as a Sales Clerk for Burlington Coat Factory and also an Administrative Assistant for the Boston Herald. A loyal, proud and dedicated mother, daughter and sister, Mary Ann was truly happiest when with her family and friends. She loved everyone and was…

  • Salem

    Marblehead, MA – Isabel Jean (…

    Marblehead, MA – Isabel Jean (Wood) Haggard, 88, of Marblehead passed away peacefully April 21st at Mass General Hospital in Boston after a brief illness. She was born in 1929 at the old Mary Alley hospital in Marblehead. She was the daughter of the late William S. and Isabelle K. Wood, and the sister of the late Evelyn (Wood) Thomas, Doris (Wood) Pratt, Gloria (Wood) Shearer, Garman, and William S. Wood, Jr. Her dad “Pa Wood”, was a wood shop teacher in town and she was referred to as one of the five little splinters. After graduating from Marblehead High School in 1948 she married Paul H. Haggard and they…

  • Salem

    Nottingham, NH – Randolph W. (…

    Nottingham, NH – Randolph W. (Randy) Hall Sr., 83, was from Nottingham, N.H. Born in Salem, Mass., on November 11, 1934, he passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with ALS. Predeceased by his wife of 46 years, June Ann Breen-Hall in 2008, the son of the late George and Anna Hall. Randy served his country in the United State Navy as a Seabee and was honorably discharged in 1957. After returning from the Service he met his bride June Ann Breen and went on to have four children. He retired from Eastman Gelatin in 1991 and enjoyed his time singing with…

  • Salem

    Marblehead – Barbara Leonard M…

    Marblehead – Barbara Leonard Mann, a former long-time resident of Marblehead, passed away peacefully at Brightview Senior Living in Danvers on Monday, April 2, 2018. Born in Boston on October 25, 1927, she was the daughter of Laurence B. and Barbara (Beardsell) Leonard, who raised “Bobbie” and her two younger brothers, first in Lynn and later in Swampscott. She attended the Stanley Elementary School in Swampscott and then Kent Place, in Summit, NJ. Bobbie went on to attend Smith College in Northampton, MA, completing her education at the Katherine Gibbs School in Boston, MA. In the late 1930s, while at Camp Wyonegonic, located on the shores of Moose Pond in…

  • New Bedford

    Benedetto DeBalsi, 79

    FLORIDA — Benedetto DeBalsi, age 79, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Tampa General Hospital. He was the husband of Lavetta Sue (Hudson) DeBalsi and the late Mary (Silva) DeBalsi.Born in New Bedford he was the son of late Raphael and Annie (Lemos) DeBalsi. Mr. DeBalsi served in the United States Marines and worked for Teledyne Rodney Metals.Survivors in addition to his wife are a son, Bruce DeBalsi of Acushnet, a daughter, Donna Frost of New Bedford, five siblings: […]

  • New Bedford

    Alfred G. Morse, 94

    DARTMOUTH — Alfred Gregg Morse, 94, died peacefully at home on Monday, April 23, 2018, surrounded by his family.Raised in Easton, MA, he graduated from Oliver Ames High School in 1941, was a Sgt. in the US Army during World War II, then returned to Easton where he married Rosemary J. Bradford, raised 5 children and became president of the Crofoot Gear Corp.He was a member of the Board of Trustees for the North Easton Savings Bank for most of his adult life. He also […]

  • Wilmington

    Harvey P. Hudson

    Harvey P. Hudson, age 99, a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on April 24, 2018, at Woodbriar of Wilmington. Harvey was born on May 16, 1918, in Caribou, ME; he was the dear son of the late Albert and Jane Hudson. Harvey moved with his family to Medford, MA, when he was a young boy. Harvey was educated in Medford and a graduate of Medford High School. Harvey was inducted into the United States Army on April 16, 1942; following boot camp he was assigned to Company A 350 1st Engineer Combat Battalion where he was an Amphibious Engineer. Harvey proudly served during several battles and campaigns including…

  • Chelsea

    John M. Gearraughty

    John M. Gearraughty Send Flowers January 23, 1933 – April 23, 2018 John passed away surrounded by his caring family, on Monday evening April 23rd in the peaceful surrounding of the Everett home he shared with his View full obituary

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Thomas K. Forest

      Thomas K. Forest June 1, 1947 – April 23, 2018 Thomas “Tom” Forest, 70, of Orange passed away from cancer surrounded by his family on Monday, April 23rd. Born in Pittsfield, MA on June 1, 1947, he was the son of the late Thomas Sr. and Shirley (Freda) Forest of Orange. Formerly married to Jean Baker of Orange, he celebrated his 40-year marriage anniversary to Cheryl (Walker) in February. Tom was employed by the Town of Orange as Superintendent of Cemeteries for over 40 years. He was…  

  • Chicopee,  Holyoke

    Estella C Dudek

    View Estella C Dudek Estella C. Dudek,73, passed away suddenly at her home on Monday April 23rd,2018. She is survived by her four children, Marrie, Walter, Mellissa, and Jeffrey, her five grandchildren, and five great grandchildren. There will be no calling hours or services as per her wishes. May she rest peacefully. We love you mom. Estella C. Dudek,73, passed away suddenly at her home on Monday April 23rd,2018. She is survived by her four children, Marrie, Walter, Mellissa, and Jeffrey, he…

  • Lawrence

    Mary L. Randall

    Gulfport, FL – After 104 years on God’s green earth, Mary L. Randall was carried away on the wings of angels to her final resting place. Mary was born October 29, 1913, the daughter of Irish immigrants, Sarah and Edward Wood. She is predeceased…

  • Lawrence

    Pauline D. Proulx

    Salem, NH – Pauline D. Proulx, 82, of Salem, N.H., died Friday, April 20, 2018, at Pleasant Valley Nursing Home in Derry, N.H.. Pauline was a lifelong Salem resident. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Jeannette Proulx. She had worked at…

  • Lawrence

    Robert F. Mazza

    Haverhill, MA – Robert F. Mazza, 79, Haverhill resident, passed early Saturday morning, April 21, 2018, at Baker-Katz Nursing Home in Haverhill. He was predeceased by his loving wife Barbara H. Mazza, who passed away August 11, 2015. Bob was born…

  • Lawrence

    Lucille M. (Paris) Lacroix

    Salem, NH – Lucille M. (Paris) Lacroix, 79, of Salem, N.H., passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 21, 2018, at Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, N.H., surrounded by her family. Lucille was born in Methuen, Mass., the daughter of the late…

  • Lawrence

    Dr. Sewi S. Yu, M.D.

    North Andover – Sewi S. Yu, M.D., age 77, of North Andover, passed away peacefully on April 24, after a short illness, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Calbayog, Philippines, on November 30, 1940, to Yu Lao Tang and Sim Ping. He…

  • Lawrence

    Dr. Joseph S. Maroun Sr.

    Methuen, MA – Dr. Joseph S. Maroun Sr., 78, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 24, surrounded by his wife and loving family. He was born in Lawrence, Mass., to parents Said and Louise (Antoon). Joseph attended Central Catholic High School…

  • Lawrence

    Mr. Paul Alden Nichols

    Medford – Paul Alden Nichols, 90, of Medford, passed peacefully on April 22, at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, under the compassionate care of the David James Hospice Unit. Paul was born in Cambridge, August 19,…

  • LEICESTER

    Mary E. Reed 4/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / Leicester,MA

    Mary E. (Mulstay) Reed, 91, of Leicester died Wednesday, April 25th in Care One Millbury. Her husband of 68 years, Wallace F. Reed died in 2016. She leaves two sons, Kevin Reed and his wife, Lisa of Leicester, and Richard Reed of Brimfield ; three daughters, Mary Leone and her husband, Charles of East Brunswick, NJ, Colleen Fitzpatrick of Half Moon Bay, CA and Joyce Kaczynski and her husband, Ted-Stephen of Oxford; nine grandchildren, Erin Reed, Nicholas Fitzpatrick, Elizabeth Leone, Meghan Spencer, Kathleen Cocozzo, Kelsey Reed, Brentt Reed, Corie Reed and Shannon Reed; two great granddaughters, Lucy and Maisy Spencer; many nieces and nephews. Mary was born in Worcester the…

  • Lexington

    Lee Ann McGrath

    Lee Ann McGrath April 24, 2018 McGrath, Lee Ann (Wheaton) of Norwood, formerly of Lexington, April 24, 2018. Beloved wife of the late John R. McGrath. Loving mother of Laurie McGrath View full obituary

  • Malden

    Patricia A. (Aubrey) Hogan 4/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA

    Patricia A. (Aubrey) Hogan passed away on April 24, 2018. She was 78 years old. Patricia was a longtime resident of Malden and worked for many years as a Home Health Aide for Mystic Valley Elder Care Services. Patricia was the beloved mother of Thomas Hogan of CA, Ron Hogan and his wife Susan of Saugus, Kathy Madden and her husband Paul of NH, Brian Hogan and his wife Dawn of Saugus, William Hogan and his wife Sarah of Chelmsford, and the late Timothy Hogan. She was the dear sister of Elizabeth D’Onofrio, Gail Isbart, Barbara Aubrey, Barry Aubrey, and pre deceased by Henry, Joseph, William, Dennis, Sandra and Claire…

  • Medford

    Salvatore Cherchi 4/20/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Boston,MA

    Salvatore Cherchi of Boston’s North End died on Friday, April 20. Born and raised in Siniscola, Sardinia, he was the son of Pasqualina (Dalu) and the late Pietro Cherchi. Salvatore was a proud member of Laborer’s Union Local 22. Salvatore was the beloved husband of Lisa Guarino, and the devoted father of Jase Cherchi of Medford, Gia Guarino and her husband Ceasar Spagnuolo, and Ronald Guarino, all of Boston’s North End. He was the loving grandfather of Gia and Ciana Spagnuolo and Ronnie Guarino. Salvatore was the son-in-law of Ralph “Hawk” and Angela “Red” D’Elia of the North End, and the late Joseph Guarino. He was the dear brother of…

  • Natick

    Michael Arwed Vetsch 4/21/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Natick: Michael Arwed Vetsch, 52, of Sunshine Ave. passed away Saturday, April 21 in Leonard Morse Hospital after an illness. Michael was born on February 18, 1966 in Bern, Switzerland the son of Arvid Vestch and (late) Sylvia Vestch. Michael is survived by his wife: Danielle Vetsch-Ophuls of France, his significant other and best friend: Danielle Jeuneux of Natick, his brother: Andreas Bulzis his dog: Friund and many friends. Michael studied electrical engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Bien-Bienne worked from MathWorks since 1997. He founded Speedgoat in 2006, Michael enjoyed sailing, skiing, biking and nature walks. Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Michael’s life,…

  • North Andover

    Klemiata, Jennie

    Klemiata, Jennie September 28, 1919 – April 23, 2018 Jennie Klemiata, 98, of North Andover, MA, died April 23, 2018 at her home in North Andover surrounded…

  • Cape Cod

    Jeffrey W. Walker

    SANDWICH – Jeffery Wood Walker of Sandwich, MA passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018 at Cape Heritage Rehabilitation and Health Center in Sandwich. He was the husband of the late Donna Lee (Cahoon) Walker.He was born in Boston, MA in 1936, a son of the late Thomas and Mildred (Wood) Walker. He grew up in Stoughton, MA and attended the Fessenden School and Governor Dummer Academy.He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard and spent most of his enlistment stationed at USCG […]

  • Cape Cod

    John Edward Pope

    DENNIS – John Edward Pope, 85, of Dennis, passed away on Monday, April 16, 2018 – Patriots’ Day. Born in Needham, MA in 1933 to his late parents, George and Marion Pope, John grew up in Newton as the youngest of five children, and became affectionately known as “Brother” to his siblings.John graduated from the Newton High School Vocational School in 1951, where he studied to be an electrician, before entering the US Air Force that same year. Growing up, and […]