• Lynn

    Joseph Dominic Cennami

    It comes with great sadness to announce that on April 17th of 2018 the world lost a great man, Joseph Dominic Cennami. Joseph unexpectedly passed away at the young age of 59. Joseph D. Cennami will always be remembered as a great father, companion and dear friend to many. Joseph went by many nicknames such as, Knight Rider, Big Joe or simply Joey. Joe’s employment included GE and the MBTA. Joseph was very compassionate about music, he listened to many genres but mostly it was the sound of Motown that rang through his speakers. He also had a love for sports, enjoyed playing cards and more importantly loved spending time…

  • Lynn

    Jane Elizabeth O’Neill

    LYNN – Mrs.  Jane Elizabeth (Curran) O’Neill, age 80, of Port St. Lucie, FL, formerly a longtime S. Elm St., Lynn resident, died suddenly on Wednesday, April 25th, in Port St. Lucie.  She was the beloved wife of the late Daniel F. “Frankie” O’Neill with whom she shared 45 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Jane E. (Smith) Curran.   Jane was the loving mother of Daniel J. O’Neill and his wife, Julie of Alaska, Jacalyn Kulakowski and her husband, Randy of Lynn,  Glenn P. O’Neill and his wife, Debbie of West Virginia, Patricia DiTomaso and Jim Maihos of Maine, Mary-Jane…

  • Lynn

    Elizabeth M. Fisher

    Elizabeth M (Sullivan) (Bronstad) Fisher, 85, of Largo, Fla. and Peabody, died Monday at the Morton Plant Hospital in Florida following a brief illness.  She was the devoted wife of Capt. Thomas D Fisher, US Coast Guard (ret) with whom she shared 40 years of marriage. Born in Winthrop, she was the daughter of the late Raymond J. and Gertrude J. (Phillips) Sullivan.  She was raised and educated in Winthrop, later lived in Lynnfield and has spent the last 12 years living in Peabody. Elizabeth began her working career at General Electric in the Quality Control department and upon her transfer from that position, she continued to work as a…

  • Lynn

    Ann R. Galli

    Mrs. Ann R. (Rizzo) Galli, age 88, of Revere died peacefully, with her family at her side, on Friday April 27, 2018. She was the wife of the late Victor Galli, with whom she shared 60 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Phillip and Beatrice (Lannon) Rizzo. A graduate of Revere High School, class of 1948, Ann was a lifelong resident of Revere. Until her retirement in 2000 Ann had worked as a cashier for Stop and Shop in Saugus for 20 years. Ann was proud to be a homemaker. She was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother who loved cooking…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester, MA – Peter E. Laws…

    Gloucester, MA – Peter E. Lawson, 85, of Gloucester, Mass., husband of Lucy (Viator) Lawson, passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at the Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after a brief illness. Pete was born in Gloucester, Mass., on May 17, 1932, the son of the late William K. and Elsie D. (Barrett) Lawson. Pete graduated from Gloucester High School, class of 1950, and attended Bentley School of Accounting and Finance (now known as Bentley University) from which he later received his associate degree in Accounting and Finance. Pete proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1952–1954 and was stationed at Camp Stoneman, Calif., where he served as a…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Grace M. (Giamanc…

    Gloucester – Grace M. (Giamanco) Johnson, 90, of Gloucester passed away on Thursday morning, April 26, 2018, in Den Mar Health and Rehabilitation Center following a lengthy illness. She was born June 26, 1927, in Gloucester. She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Concetta M. (Favalora) Giamanco. She was a lifelong resident of Gloucester. Grace worked for Bird’s Eye for 20 years until her retirement. She was a longtime member at Holy Family Parish St. Ann’s Church, a member of the Madonna del Rosario Society, the Edward Peterson Post Unit 98, and the American Legion Auxiliary of Rockport. She also enjoyed playing cards. She is survived by her…

  • Gloucester

    4 Year Remembrance Nancy L You…

    4 Year Remembrance Nancy L Young The Day God Took You Home A Million Times I’ve Needed You A million Times I Cried If Love Alone Could Have Save You You Never Would Have Died In Life I Love You Dearly In Death I Love You Still In My Heart You Hold A Place No One Else Can Fill It Broke My Heart To Lose You But You Didn’t Go Alone Part Of Me Went With You The Day God Took You Home Sadly Missed By Husband, Son Craig Jr Daughter Barbara and Grandchildren

  • Newburyport

    Salisbury, MA – Lisa L. Toomey…

    Salisbury, MA – Lisa L. Toomey, 60, of Salisbury, died Thursday morning, April 26, 2018, at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, with her beloved family at her side. She was the best friend and devoted wife of 37 years to John J. Toomey. Born in Columbus, Georgia, July 4, 1957, she was the daughter of Rosemary (Santorella) McKeown and step-daughter of the late Patrick McKeown. Lisa was a graduate of Pentucket Regional High School. She was an avid reader, loved to draw, enjoyed watching the birds, and was particularly fond of volunteering at the Salisbury Senior Center. However, it was her love of family that was the most…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport, MA – Saul Katz…

    Newburyport, MA – Saul Katz, age 91, lifelong Newburyport resident, passed peacefully on Saturday afternoon, April 28, 2018, at Country Center Nursing Home in Newburyport. Born April 5, 1927, he was one of three children of the late Benjamin and Jennie (Glazier) Katz. Saul enlisted in the United States Army at Fort Banks, Massachusetts, on August, 1945, and proudly served his country as a medical technician with the 50th Field Hospital in France, honorably discharged on January, 1947. Saul will be remembered by many of the Newburyport residents as the “kind gentleman” at Premier Market on Pleasant Street, whose doors were always open for business and served the community for…

  • Newburyport

    Hampton, NH – Joel “Ike” Eiser…

    Hampton, NH – Joel “Ike” Eiserman lost his three-year battle with ALS on April 29, 2018. He was born in Highwood, Illinois, on August 13, 1943, to the late Jobbie and Ellen Eiserman. He grew up in Lake Bluff, Illinois, and “came east” to attend Dartmouth College, where he played football. Following his graduation, in 1965, he started his Naval career that included 26 years of service, both active and reserve, ultimately retiring as a Navy Captain. He met and married his wife Rachel while stationed in Newport, R.I., and they moved to Newburyport in 1970, where they raised their two sons, Bill and Bob Eiserman. Following active duty, he…

  • Newburyport

    Salisbury – Jennie A. Hebert, …

    Salisbury – Jennie A. Hebert, 92, died peacefully at her residence in Salisbury on April 24, 2018. She was born, raised and educated in Salisbury/Amesbury. In her younger years, Jennie loved to roller skate, ice skate, and go to the beach, and is how she met her late husband, Edward Hebert. They married and she accompanied him, a veteran, on various tours of duty overseas. She was employed as a manager of AAFES for over 20 years. Jennie retired and then continued her travels to many countries, experiencing various different cultures. scenery, and people. Jennie enjoyed arts and crafts, especially drawing and painting and was an avid walker. She would spend…

  • Salem

    Middleton – Mr. Charles C. “Ne…

    Middleton – Mr. Charles C. “Neil” O’Keefe, 69, of Middleton, died unexpectedly Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at Beverly Hospital. Born in Salem, August 28, 1948, he was the son of the late Charles T. and Mary E. (Buckley) O’Keefe. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of the former St. James School in Salem. He continued his education graduating in 1966 from Bishop Fenwick High School in Peabody. He was a lifelong learner, taking courses at Babson College and Northeastern University. Known to family and friends as Neil, he started working for the telephone company in 1967, joined the United States Marine Corps in 1968, and…

  • Salem

    Topsfield – Joanne Marie (Mayn…

    Topsfield – Joanne Marie (Maynard) Wildes, 87, passed away surrounded by her family on April 25, 2018, in Masconomet Health Care Center in Topsfield. She was the wife of the late Roger Wildes, with whom she shared 65 years of marriage, both lifelong Topsfield residents. Born in Boxford on June 7, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Gladys (Flanders) Maynard. She was a graduate of Proctor Academy in Topsfield. She had been employed at Old Frahers Apothecary and also was a school bus driver in Topsfield for many years. She is survived by her five children, Catherine Stump and her husband, J. Terry of Sanbornville, N.H.,…

  • Salem

    Hamilton, MA – David Andrew Ma…

    Hamilton, MA – David Andrew MacVittie, 51, passed away unexpectedly on February 10, 2018. He was the beloved son of Phyllis MacVittie Waldie and loving brother of Bryan MacVittie. He was the son of Dr. Paul MacVittie and stepson of his wife Robbin of Newbury, N.H. and half-brother of Major William MacVittie of NJ. David was born in Concord, spent his early childhood in Carlisle, Amherst and Miami, Fla., living in Hamilton most of his life. He suffered for years with severe pain from degenerative disease in several discs, chronic disease in his one functioning kidney and double pneumonia prior to death. David graduated from The American Motorcycle Institute. He…

  • Salem

    Salem – Louise M. (Donahue) De…

    Salem – Louise M. (Donahue) Demeule, 88, of Salem, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers following a brief illness. She was the devoted wife of the late Robert. R. Demeule. Born in Boston and raised in Salem, she was the foster daughter of the late Wilfred and Alice (Gagnon) April. At a young age, she worked for the former CBS Hytron in Danvers, and in the 1960s she was employed in the cafeteria at Salem State College. Louise was a member of the former St. Joseph Parish and more recently, Ste. Anne Parish of Salem. She is survived by her son Peter…

  • Salem

    Revere – Mrs. Ann R. (Rizzo) G…

    Revere – Mrs. Ann R. (Rizzo) Galli, age 88, of Revere, died peacefully, with her family at her side, on Friday, April 27, 2018. She was the wife of the late Victor Galli, with whom she shared 60 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Phillip and Beatrice (Lannon) Rizzo. A graduate of Revere High School, class of 1948, Ann was a lifelong resident of Revere. Until her retirement in 2000 Ann had worked as a cashier for Stop and Shop in Saugus for 20 years. Ann was proud to be a homemaker. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who loved…

  • Salem

    Marblehead – Richard Walter Ch…

    Marblehead – Richard Walter Charbonnier died on April 26, 2018, after a valiant, two-year battle with lung cancer. Dick was born in Hartford, Connecticut, on June 26, 1939, to Regina F. (Fortin) Charbonnier and Walter Hoffman Charbonnier. He was raised in Connecticut alongside his older brother Donald J. Charbonnier. Dick attended Wilbraham Academy in Wilbraham, Mass., graduating in 1957. From Wilbraham he attended Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, where he was a member of SAE. Dick left Bucknell before graduating and pursued other adventures, including work in the Caribbean islands where he worked on charter sailboats. Ultimately, he returned to college, putting himself through the University of Hartford at night…

  • Salem

    Beverly – George Chizinsky, of…

    Beverly – George Chizinsky, of Beverly, and formerly of Beverly Farms, Massachusetts, died peacefully with his family by his side on April 22, 2018, at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington, Mass., at the age of 88, after a long illness. George was born May 17, 1929, in Springfield, Massachusetts, to parents Harry and Anna [Mackler]. He enjoyed most of his life (55 years) with his soulmate, Joyce (Murphy) Chizinsky, and raising their two beautiful daughters, Ariane and Hayley. All who knew George were lucky to know such a fine gentleman and gentle soul who loved life and his family. George honorably served his country in the United States…

  • Salem

    Tucson, AZ – Linda left us too…

    Tucson, AZ – Linda left us too soon. She passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 18, in Tucson, Arizona. She leaves behind her daughter, Aaryn Brewer of Tucson; her son, Christopher Gaudet (and wife Loretta) of Billerica, Mass.; two grandchildren, Ascher and Kyla; her brother Jeffrey Brewer (and wife Beverly) of Northfield, N.H.; sister Kathy Bayek (and husband Warren) of Hampstead, N.H.; stepmother, Nancy Brewer of Groveland, Mass.; many cousins, nieces and nephews; and a wide circle of friends who loved her. Born on November 10, 1948, and raised in Wenham, Mass., Linda is predeceased by her mother, Barbara Donaldson, and her father, H. Ford Brewer. She graduated from Hamilton-Wenham…

  • New Bedford

    Michael C. Zajac, 78

    NEW BEDFORD — Michael C. Zajac, 78, of New Bedford died April 27, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of Ann G. (Gorka) Zajac, to whom he was completely devoted for over 56 years.Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Henry and Janet (Kennedy) Zajac, he lived in New Bedford all of his life.Mr. Zajac was a communicant of St. Julie Billiart Church and was a member of the choir.He was formerly employed as comptroller for the Center […]

  • New Bedford

    Margaret Perrier, 86

     DARTMOUTH — Margaret (Celletti) Perrier, 86, of Dartmouth, passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at home. She was the wife of the late Ronald P. Perrier.Mrs. Perrier was born in Bronx, NY, daughter of the late Philip and Agusta (Santacroce) Celletti and had resided in Dartmouth for most of her life. Prior to her retirement, she worked as a stitcher for the former Colonial Textile, New Bedford. She was a communicant of St. George Church, Westport.Survivors […]

  • Dartmouth

    Patricia A. Travers 4/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    Patricia A. Travers, 66, of Dartmouth died Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Fall River Healthcare. Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Gilbert and Lillian (Lopes) Travers, she lived in Dartmouth for most of her life. She was a graduate of Dartmouth High School. Patricia was formerly employed as a nurse at Child and Family Services for 19 years. She is survived by her daughter, Stacia Vieira and her husband Tony of Dartmouth; her brother, Michael Travers of Dartmouth; two grandchildren, Genevieve and Nicholas Vieira; and two nephews. Her Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 2 PM in the Saunders-Dwyer Home For Funerals, 495 Park…

  • Dudley

    Edmund F. “Stretch” Kaczmarek 4/21/2018 12:00:00 AM Dudley,MA

    DUDLEY – Edmund F. “Stretch” Kaczmarek, 95, died Saturday, April 21, 2018 after a period of declining health. He leaves his wife of 71 years, Josephine M. (Mroczek) Kaczmarek; a son, Michael E. Kaczmarek and his wife Rhoda D. of Webster; a daughter, Sallie K. Guskey and her husband Michael W. of North Grosvenordale, CT; 2 grandsons, Christopher and Jacob Kaczmarek; and many nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his 2 brothers, John and Francis Kaczmarek. Stretch was born in Dudley and raised in Webster, a son of Anthony and Susan (Walkowiak) Kaczmarek. He graduated from Bartlett High School in 1941. He was a member of the…

  • Hanson

    Gordon B. “Gordie” Coyle, Jr. 4/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Hanson,MA

    Hanson – Gordon B. “Gordie” Coyle, Jr. 82, died Friday April 27 after a long period of failing health. He was the beloved husband of fifty-eight years to Lila (Gardner) Coyle. Born in Weymouth he was the son of the late Gordon B. and Bernice (Boudreau) Coyle and a graduate of Weymouth High, Class of 1954. Prior to his retirement Gordon had been a proud member for over forty years of the Carpenters’ Union Local #424 and had taught the trade to countless apprentices for the Union. He also had been a self-employed General Contractor in the South Shore area. He was a resident of Abington for twenty years before…

  • Foxboro

    Claire Theresa Rochefort

    Claire Theresa (Feeney) Rochefort, 89, passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Milton Hospital, surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Patrick and Mary (Cleary) Feeney.

  • Lawrence

    Pamela Gidley

    Seabrook, NH – Pamela C. Gidley, 52, died peacefully in her home, on April 16, 2018, in Seabrook. Born in Methuen, Mass., on June 11, 1965, she was the daughter of Phyllis M. Gidley of Hampton, and the late Albert E. Gidley of Salem. She grew up…

  • Lawrence

    Barbara Louise (Belmont) Seeley

    Manchester, NH – Barbara L. (Belmont) Seeley of Manchester, N.H. passed away on April 22, 2018, at the Elliot Hospital in Manchester. Born in Haverhill, Barbara was the daughter of the late Neville H. and Dorothy A. (Collins) Belmont. Raised and…

  • Lawrence

    Robert J. Andreoli

    El Cajon, California – Robert J Andreoli, 71, passed away on February 12, 2018, in El Cajon, Calif. Born July 30, 1946, in Lawrence, Mass., to the late George and Rose Andreoli. Robert was a longtime resident of North Andover, Mass., until his…

  • Lawrence

    George L. Martin

    Methuen, MA – George L. Martin, 84, of Methuen, passed away at home on April 26, 2018, surrounded by his devoted family. He was born on May 11, 1933, to the late James and Julia (Lambert) Martin in Lawrence. George, a lifelong devout Catholic, was…

  • Lawrence

    Leslie Weiskopf

    Kingston, NH – Leslie Ann (Blancher) Weiskopf, 70, of Kingston, N.H., and formerly of Haverhill, Mass., died on April 24, 2018, at Exeter Hospital, Exeter, N.H. Born in Haverhill, Mass., the daughter of the late Faris Blancher and the late…

  • Lawrence

    Jacqueline Y. Bouvier

    Plaistow, NH – Jacqueline Y. (Taillon) Bouvier, 94, a resident of Plaistow since 1984, and a former longtime resident of Haverhill, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Newburyport, Mass. Born in Lynn, Mass., on March 8, 1924,…

  • Lawrence

    Samuel Cameron

    Groveland, MA – Samuel “Sam” Cameron passed away peacefully at home. Born and bred in Lawrence, Mass. Sam was a 1953 Lawrence High School graduate. He then entered the Air Force and married Carol A. Cameron (Driscoll), who predeceased Sam in 2013….

  • New Bedford

    Celia M. Gomes 4/28/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Celia M. (Silva) Gomes, 102, of Neww Bedford died April 28, 2018 peacefully at Sarah Brayton Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Alfred Gomes. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Pedro M. DeBarros and Mary Borges, she lived in New Bedford most of her life. Survivors include her 2 sons, Anthony A. Gomes of New Bedford and Alfred J. Gomes, Jr. and his wife Helen of Florida; 2 grandchildren, Alfred Gomes, III and his wife heather and Cory Gomes; 2 great-grandchildren, Allana Gomes and Teyana Gomes. Her Funeral will be held on ___day at __ AM from the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park…

  • New Bedford

    Michael C. Zajac 4/27/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Michael C. Zajac, 78, of New Bedford died April 27, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of Ann G. (Gorka) Zajac, to whom he was completely devoted for over 56 years. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Henry and Janet (Kennedy) Zajac, he lived in New Bedford all of his life. Mr. Zajac was a communicant of St. Julie Billiart Church and was a member of the choir. He was formerly employed as comptroller for the Center for Health and Human Services for many years until his retirement. Mr. Zajac was a loving devoted husband, father and grandfather and was…

  • Taunton

    Dorothy Ann Welch 4/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    In Taunton, April 28, 2018 Dorothy Ann (Crowley) Welch, Age 83, passed away peacefully while surrounded by her loving family in Morton Hospital. Dorothy was the wife of the late Raymond Welch. She was born in Dorchester, the daughter of the late Timothy & Dorothy (Hayes) Crowley. She was educated in Boston schools and then resided in Taunton most of her life. Dorothy had worked for the former Swank Company in Taunton for twenty years. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, crafts, gardening and above all cherished her time with family. She is survived by her loving children, Kathleen Cunningham and husband Kevin of Taunton, Patricia Wood of Taunton, Eileen Murphy and…

  • West Roxbury

    AnnMarie (Collyer) Grace 4/24/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Roslindale,MA / West Roxbury,MA / Saugus,MA / Dedham,MA

    GRACE, AnnMarie (Collyer) of Saugus, age 78. Died Tuesday, April 24th. She was the wife of the late Edward M. Grace. Daughter of the late Bernard & Teresa (Lee) Collyer. Born in Malden and raised in Malden and Everett. Graduate of Salem State College. She was a 3rd grade teacher for many years then worked for the Dept. of Revenue’s Child Support Enforcement Office until her retirement. She had been a resident of Saugus for over 50 years. She was the beloved mother of Tricia Butler of Haverhill and Terri Butler of Salisbury. Stepmother of Sheila Stevenson of Florida, Mark Grace of Switzerland, Kelly Miller & Susan Grace of Maine…

  • Newton

    Muriel J. (Greenblatt) Levison

    Muriel J. (Greenblatt) Levison, of Chestnut Hill,  passed away on April 29th, just one week shy of her 95th birthday. She was married to the “love of her life,” the late Malcolm B. Levison, for almost 50 years. Dear sister of the late Daniel Greenblatt. Much loved mother to Nancy and the late Eric Falkof and Lee and Barbara (Sherman) Levison. Adored, proud and special nana to Andy and Jenni Falkof, Beth and Matt Millstein, and Ben, Sam and Liza Levison. Loving great-grandmother to Mila and Estelle who brought her so much joy. Burial will be private. Shiva observed Wednesday, May 2nd at 200 Estate Drive (formerly 197 Lagrange St),…

  • Cape Cod

    Edith Gould Hardy

    CHATHAM – “Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.” Proverbs 31:29Edith Hardy went gracefully home on April 5, 2018 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Plymouth in the presence of loving family members.She was born in Orleans, MA to Willis S. Gould, Sr. and Mary F. M. Bard Gould on March 1, 1920. She grew up with her brother, the late Willis S. Gould, Jr., in Orleans.Following her graduation in 1938, Edie was accepted to Juilliard School for piano. She […]

  • Cape Cod

    Paula McDowell Mooney

    BOCA RATON, FL – Paula McDowell Mooney, 69, of Boca Raton, FL, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 15, 2018.Born in Hyannis, MA, Paula attended Dennis-Yarmouth High School (Class of 1966) and Dean Junior College (Class of 1968) in Franklin, MA. She worked at the Barnstable Municipal Airport, where she met her husband of 47 years, Bob. At a time when opportunities for women in executive roles were few and far between, she quickly rose in the ranks and handled major contracts and […]