• New Bedford

    Amandio D. Roda, 83

    RODA: of Acushnet, April 27, 2018, Amandio D., 83. Visitation 8:30-9:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 2, 2018, in the Rock Funeral Home, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford. Funeral Service will follow at 9:30 a.m. Burial will be in Acushnet Cemetery. For directions visit www.rock-funeralhome.com.

  • New Bedford

    Rita J. Bretto, 72

    ROCHESTER — Rita J. (Fernandes) Bretto, 72, of Rochester, died April 26, 2018, in the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston. She was the wife of Thomas J. Bretto, they were married for 51 years. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Rose (Thomas) Fernandes.She was born in Wareham, raised in Marion, and lived in Rochester for most of her life. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree and Master’s Degree in Education from Fitchburg State University where she was a member […]

  • New Bedford

    Muguette Rocha, 82

    FRAMINGHAM — Muguette (LeBlanc) Rocha, 82, of Framingham, a citizen of Canada and permanent resident of the US, died peacefully in the presence of family on Friday April 27, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Paul Rocha with whom she shared 63 years of marriage.Born in Three Rivers, Quebec, Canada, she was the daughter of the late Aime and Doris (Bouche) LeBlanc and brother to Claude LeBlanc. After graduating from Cap De Madeline school in Quebec, she moved to New Bedford, MA […]

  • New Bedford

    Maureen Hanson, 78

    LAKEVILLE — Maureen (Gillis) Hanson, 78, of Lakeville died on April 25, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital after a period of declining health.She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Daniel Hanson, her daughters Kathleen Hanson, Martha Lunney (and her husband James) and Sarah Howe (and her husband Scott), and her grandchildren Kathryn Dunlevy (and her husband Patrick), Rachel Correia and Calvin Hanson-Brum and her great-grandson Thomas Dunlevy. Maureen was the daughter of the late […]

  • New Bedford

    Martha S. Morris, 80

    BRANFORD, Conn. — Martha S. Morris, 80, formerly of Branford, passed away peacefully at Madison House in Madison on April 28, 2018. She was the wife of the late Albert E. “Danny” Morris, Jr., a Korean War veteran, of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Martha was born in New Bedford on February 22, 1938, daughter of the late Antone and Hazel Paes. She worked as a credit manager in New Bedford. She is survived by her daughter, Trisha Morris (Jonathan Katz) of Branford; her grandson, Michael […]

  • New Bedford

    Evelyn A. Lisak, 90

    NEW BEDFORD — Evelyn A. Lisak, 90, of New Bedford, passed away at home on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, with her children by her side.Born and raised in New Bedford, she was the daughter of Anna and Andrew Sitarz. She was married 60 years to the late Theodore Lisak, a New Bedford Fire Fighter.A graduate of O.L.P.H., New Bedford High ’45, and Kinyon-Campbell Schools, she worked in the offices of several local companies, including Economy Blouse and Maritime Terminal. […]

  • New Bedford

    Daniel L. Belanger, 63

    NEW BEDFORD — Daniel L. Belanger, age 63, of New Bedford, passed away on April 14, 2018, at home following a long illness. Born in Acushnet, the son of the late Luke and Marie (Leconte) Belanger. He was a resident of New Bedford.Daniel is survived by his son, David Belanger of Texas; granddaughter, Tiffany; and great grandson, Finn; long time friend, Susan Jardin of New Bedford; and siblings, Louise Salvatore of Pembroke, MA, and Raymond A. Belanger of Somerset, MA; as well as […]

  • New Bedford

    Lillian G. Hathaway, 96

    NEW BEDFORD — Lillian G. (Delage) Hathaway, 96, of New Bedford passed away Friday, April 27, 2018, in Sacred Heart Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Henry L. Hathaway.Born in New Bedford, a daughter of the late Alfred and Agnes (Buchanan) Delage, she was a lifelong New Bedford resident and a communicant of St. Mary’s Church, New Bedford.Mrs. Hathaway worked as an inspector at Acushnet Company Golf Ball Division for 30 years before her retirement. Lillian enjoyed […]

  • New Bedford

    Russell J. Costa, 71

    FAIRHAVEN — Russell J. Costa, 71, of Fairhaven passed away unexpectedly Monday, April 23, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Jean (Audette) Costa with whom he shared 47 years of marriage.Born in New Bedford, a son of the late Joseph F. and Rose (Mello) Costa he was a lifelong area resident.Mr. Costa worked for the Town of Fairhaven in the Sewer Department. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, gardening and watching the Patriots and Red Sox.In addition to his […]

  • New Bedford

    William A. Morel, 80

    FAIRHAVEN — William Alexander Morel, 80, of Fairhaven passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018, at home, with his loving wife of 61 years by his side, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the loving husband of Yvonne (Tetrault) Morel.Born in Acushnet, he was the son of the late Arthur and Glenna (Metcalf) Morel. William, known to his family and friends as Bill, worked at Revere Copper and Brass for 30 years. After his retirement in 1999, he worked as the Shellfish Warden […]

  • New Bedford

    John A. Dupuis, Jr., 59

    FALL RIVER — John A. Dupuis Jr., 59, of Fall River, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at his home. He was the husband of seventeen years to Cynthia S. Magno. John was born in New Bedford, the son of Elsie (Falcon) Dupuis of New Bedford, and the late John A. Dupuis Sr.He was a graduate of New Bedford High School, and then worked for Johnson and Johnson as a production manager for twenty years, retiring in 2001. While working for Johnson and Johnson, John […]

  • New Bedford

    Eleanor Johnson, 94

    DARTMOUTH — Eleanor (Howland) Johnson, age 94, of South Dartmouth, passed away, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in the home that she was born in, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Rodney Johnson.Born in Dartmouth, the daughter of the late Gideon and Elvira (Carr) Howland, she was a graduate of Dartmouth High School and Kinyon Campbell Business School. Mrs. Johnson was employed as a Payroll Clerk for many years at St. Olaf University. She enjoyed knitting, […]

  • New Bedford

    Roy C. Costa, Jr., 22

    WEST UNION, SC — Roy Carlos Costa, Jr., 22, died unexpectedly at the home of his father on Saturday, March 24, 2018, in West Union, SC. He was born and brought up in the West End of New Bedford before moving to West Union, SC with his family. He finished his freshman year at N.B.H.S. before joining Job Corps in Grafton, MA, where he completed his G.E.D and obtained his license as an apprentice electrician.Survivors include his 2 daughters Mia Lorraine Costa and Raye Jacqueline […]

  • New Bedford

    Beverly A. Clattenburg, 68

    NEW BEDFORD — Beverly A. (Jennings) Clattenburg, 68, of New Bedford died Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife of Donald A. Clattenburg.Born in Acushnet, daughter of the late Ernest and Marjorie (Silva) Jennings, she lived in New Bedford for all of her life.Beverly was a graduate of New Bedford High School, class of 1967.She was formerly employed as the store manager of Sears in Swansea for 20 years, until her […]

  • Chicopee

    Juliette E. (Thomas) DeMers 4/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE ~ Juliette E. (Thomas) DeMers, 92, of the Aldenville section of Chicopee, passed away peacefully at Mount Saint Vincent Care Center in Holyoke on Thursday, April 26, 2018. She was born on November 9, 1925, a daughter of the late Fred W. and Edna (Larose) Thomas. She was a graduate of Cathedral High School and the Springfield Civil Service School. She also attended American International College in Springfield. She was a longtime employee in the office of Eastern Specialties Company in Holyoke and volunteered many years at Our Lady of Providence Home for Children (“Brightside”). She was married to Robert A. DeMers, an electrical contractor in the central Maine…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Doris Helen Whitney

      Doris Helen Whitney February 14, 1930 – April 26, 2018 Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Doris on Monday, April 30 from 4:00-7:00 pm in the Badger Funeral Home, 45 School St., Groton. Her funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 1st at 10:00 am in the funeral home. Burial to follow at Fairview Cemetery in Westford. Doris’ obituary to follow.  

  • Lawrence

    Daryll S. Cote

    Lowell – On Friday, April 6, 2018, Daryll Stephen Cote, 34, passed away after a long struggle with substance misuse. Born, July 3, 1983, he was the son of Stephen Cote of Atkinson, N.H. and the late Linda (Rush) Cote of Lowell, Mass. Daryll leaves…

  • Lawrence

    Stephen E. Murphy

    North Andover, MA – Stephen E. Murphy, 78, of North Andover, Mass., died peacefully on April 25, 2018, at Lawrence General Hospital with his family by his side. The son of Ethan Allan and M. Dorothea Murphy, he was born in Waltham, Mass. and grew…

  • Lawrence

    Robert “Bob” W. Kramer Jr.

    Lawrence, MA – Robert “Bob” William Kramer Jr., 48, of Lawrence passed away on April 25, 2018, after a brief illness at Massachusetts General Hospital. Born, raised, and educated in Methuen, graduating from Methuen High School with the Class…

  • Lawrence

    Stanley Theodore Klopotoski, Jr.

    Amarillo, TX – Stanley Theodore Klopotoski, Jr. died peacefully after a brief illness in Amarillo, Texas on April 6, 2018, at the age of 71. Stanley was born on May 2, 1946 in Ipswich, Mass. to Alice Marie (Curtin) Klopotoski and Stanley Theodore…

  • Lawrence

    Helen M. Faye

    North Andover, MA – Helen M Faye of North Andover was called back on Thursday, April 26,2018. She was the wife of Lawrence C Faye. (deceased) also of North Andover. Her family includes her son Lawrence W. Faye and wife Julie of North Andover,…

  • Salem

    Richard Charbonnier

    Richard Charbonnier June 26, 1939 – April 26, 2018 Marblehead – Richard Walter Charbonnier died on April 26, 2018 after a valiant, two year battle with lung cancer. Dick was born in Hartford, Connecticut View full obituary

  • Taunton

    Robert J. “Zeke” Brady 4/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    In Taunton, April 26, 2018 Robert J. Brady, better known as Zeke, passed away at the age of 82. He was born in Taunton, the son of the late Leo Phillip and Theresa (Barry) Brady. He is survived by his wife Joan (Wood) Brady and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his siblings Leo “Bud”, Theresa Palazesi, Phyllis Smith, William “Billy”, James “Jim” Jean Campanirio, Thomas “Tommy” and Paul. Bob attended Taunton schools and worked for 23 years at Hascon and 18 years at UPS in plant engineering. He was also in the antique business for 25 years. Bob was a proud 20 year member of the Emerald…

  • Cape Cod

    Cheryl Ann Jones

    S. DENNIS – Early in the morning of Sunday, April 8, 2018, Cheryl Ann Jones, of South Dennis, left this world for the next, at 72 years of age.Cheryl was born on October 19, 1945, to her loving parents Roy and Pat Jones in Concord, MA. She is survived by her husband, Dean Atwood, her daughter Megan Killion, her son-in-law John Killion, her sister Tracy Harris, many nieces and nephews, and her grandchildren Riley, Hayden, Everett and Oliver.Cheryl dedicated her life to the […]

  • Cape Cod

    Regina (Jeanie) Gober Morris

    SEATTLE, WA – Regina (Jeanie) Frances Gober Morris, loving wife of George Morris and mother of Daron Morris and James Morris, passed away at age 71 on April 22, 2018.Jeanie was born in Pottsville, PA on Palm Sunday in 1947. She was an only child in a small coal-mining town, where her father Frank Gober, drove a coal truck. Her loving mother, Jean, was one of ten siblings. Two of Jeanie’s twenty-one cousins, Anita and Peggy, were her sisters. Though an only child, Jeanie grew up […]

  • Cape Cod

    Bud Tietje

    FALMOUTH – Emil D. “Bud” Tietje, Jr., 90, of Falmouth, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. He was the beloved husband of the late Eleanor E. (Hanley) Tietje for 60 years. He was born in Montclair, NJ, the son of Emil D. and Marion (Reiss) Tietje.Bud was a WWII US Navy veteran. He enlisted at age 17 and was on the West Coast when the war ended, and completed his service in Cleveland, OH. He received an Associate Degree from Babson College. While at Babson, he spent a summer in […]

  • Boston

    Ruth Glassoff 4/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    GLASSOFF, Ruth (Savitsky), 90, of Roslindale, April 27th. Devoted mother of Eric Glassoff & his wife Ingrid, Ray Glassoff & his wife Anna & Helene Annis & her husband Dave. Loving daughter of the late Nathan & Anna Savitsky. Dear sister of Albert Savitsky & his wife Sheila. Loving grandmother of Nathan, Benjamin, Mila, Elliot Glassoff, Evan & Jennifer Annis. Service from the Torf Funeral Chapel 151 Washington Ave. Chelsea, Sunday April 29th, at 12:30PM. Interment in Beth Israel Cemetery, Everett. Shiva will be held immediately following services until 5PM & continuing Monday & Tuesday from 5:30pm-7:30pm & prayer service to be held Monday- Thursday at 7:30PM at the home…

  • Boston

    Rev. Thomas Vallamattam, SJ 4/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    in Weston on April 26, 2018. Beloved son of the late Kruian & Mary (Panachikal) Vallamattam. Brother of the late Joseph, Matthew and Varkey Vallamattam, Rev. Bennett Vallamattam and Rev. John Vallamattam. Father is survived by nieces and nephews as well as his many Jesuit Brothers. Reposing at Campion Center, 319 Concord Rd., WESTON. Visiting Hours Monday April 30 from 3-5 pm with a prayer service at 4:30 pm. Concelebrated Funeral Mass in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Campion Center on Tuesday May 1 at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are invited. Interment will follow in Campion Center Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Jesuit…

  • Boston

    Fladis Eunice Pepin 4/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Fladis Eunice Pepin, age 57, of Roxbury, formerly of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, died on April 23, 2018. Visiting hours at the Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 10 Tower St. (Opp. Forest Hills MBTA Station) Jamaica Plain on Friday April 27 from 6-9 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Angels Church 2056 Columbus Ave. Roxbury on Saturday April 28 at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment at St. Michael Cemetery, Roslindale.

  • Brockton

    Erick H. David 4/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Erick H. David, age 82, of Brockton, died unexpectedly April 24, 2018 at Boston Medical Center. Erick was the husband for 49 years of Viergela (Samedi) David. He was born, raised and educated in Jacmel, Haiti, a son of the late Efton David and Leonie Geslin. Immigrating to the United States in 1967, Erick made his home first in New York and then in Dorchester. He had been a resident of Brockton for the past 38 years. Upon entering the United States, Erick learned to become an automotive mechanic. He had been employed in Cambridge and retired from Victory Ford in Stoughton 20 years ago. While living in Brockton, he…

  • Dedham

    Patricia M. (Salmon) Cronin 4/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    Cronin, Patricia M. (Salmon) of Dedham, April 26, 2018. Beloved wife of Neil F. Cronin for 53 years. Loving mother of Mary Beth Cronin of Dedham, Sheila C. Vazquez and her husband Adam of Westwood, Neil F. Cronin Jr. and his wife Maryellen of Dedham, Tricia M. Cronin of Dedham, Karen M. Tobin and her husband John of West Roxbury, Brian P. Cronin and his wife Janine of Norwood. Nana to Adam, Elizabeth, Dylan, Joseph, Shane, James, Braden, Kevin, Mary Kate, Marcus, Melanie and Natalie. Sister of Thomas P. Salmon of Plymouth. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Graduate of Emmanuel College and Librarian of Dedham Public Library.…

  • Fall River

    Lisa M Lofgren

    Lisa M Lofgren May 11, 1977 – April 25, 2018 Lisa M. (Silva) Lofgren, 40, of Fall River, passed away Wednesday April 25, 2018. She was a CNA and Home Health Aide… View Details

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Judy Pon

      Judy Pon June 2, 1949 – April 26, 2018 Judy Pon, a resident of Maynard, passed away peacefully on April 26, 2018 at her home with her family by her side. She was 68 years old. Family and friends will gather to honor and celebrate Judy on Friday, May 4, 2018 from 4:00-7:00 pm at Badger Funeral Home, 347 King St., Littleton. A prayer service will follow at 7:00pm. Interment will be private. Judy’s obituary to follow.  

  • Jamaica Plain

    Elizabeth Ann Coughlin 4/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Jamaica Plain,MA

    Coughlin, Elizabeth A.. of West Roxbury and Sanbornville, Maine died April 23rd after a long illness at Sherrill House, Boston surrounded by caring staff. Daughter of Marian (Kimball) and John W. Coughlin, Esq, Upon receiving degrees from Emmanuel and Boston University, she taught at Boston Business School for 25+ years. Upon graduating from Emmanuel College, Elizabeth entered the convent of the Marist Missionaries Sisters in hopes of perusing missionary work. With the death of her father a year later, she returned home to be a companion and caretaker of her mother. She subsequently pursued advanced degrees at Emmanuel College as well as Boston University and taught for many years at…

  • Lexington

    Harold Sukeforth

    Harold Sukeforth April 21, 2018 Harold Steven Sukeforth, 79, of Gloucester, MA, died peacefully at his Nashua, NH home on Saturday, April 21st. He was born in Middleboro, MA on View full obituary

  • Needham

    Anastasios Thomas Philis 4/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    Philis, Anastasios Thomas – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Anastasios Thomas Philis in Vero Beach, Florida on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 84 years old. He is predeceased by his wife Katherine Philis (nee Bouyoukis), and sister Marion Philis. He is survived by his sons Peter Alexander Philis of Sacramento, CA, Stephen Christopher Philis and wife Sylvia of Concord, CA., sisters Doris Henault of Springfield, MA., Alexandra Cobin of Lenox, MA., Vivian Pahos and husband Mike of Santa Barbara, CA., nieces Kathy (Steve) Luvera, Chrissie (Wally) Riley, Maria (Bruce) Benson, and nephews Peter Henault, Lester Cobin, Phil (Megan) Cobin, Theo (Leora) Pahos, and long-time…