• New Bedford

    Patricia J. Vieira

    ORLANDO, Fla. — Patricia J. (Capra) Vieira, of Orlando, FL, formerly of New Bedford, died May 2, 2018, peacefully at home. She was the wife of Ernest Vieira. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Joseph V. Capra and Daria A. (Giovanelli) Fernandes and step-daughter of the late Edward Fernandes, she lived in New Bedford most of her life before moving to Orlando, FL in 2017.She was a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Church.Survivors include her husband; 2 sons, […]

  • New Bedford

    Anthony P. Andrade, 93

    ONSET — Anthony P. Andrade, 93, of Onset, died April 27, 2018, in the Providence V.A. Medical Center, Providence, RI. He was the husband of the late Marie S. (Perry) Andrade and the son of the late Manuel and Amelia (Pires) Andrade.He was born in Wareham and lived in Onset for most of his life.Mr. Andrade started his career as a barber and later became a member of the Laborer’s Union and worked in the construction field for many years as a foreman and a superintendent […]

  • New Bedford

    Otilia Araujo, 77

    BOSTON — Otilia (Casimiro) Araujo, 77, of New Bedford, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018, at the Massachusetts General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Augusto DeAraujo and daughter of the late Manuel Ernesto and Maria daConceicao (Rosa) Casimiro. She was born in Carvalhal de Turquel, Alcobaca, Portugal, and had lived in New Bedford for many years.She was a communicant of St. Joseph – St. Therese Church. Otilia was formerly employed as a stitcher for Calvin Clothing. She […]

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – John D. Lowe, III…

    Gloucester – John D. Lowe, III, 55, of Gloucester passed away suddenly on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Addison Gilbert Hospital. He was the loving husband to Erin L. (Raftery) Lowe with whom he shared 26 years of marriage and 32 years of friendship. John was born May 2, 1962 in Gloucester. He was the son of the late John “Danny” Lowe and Felicia (Curcuru) Lowe. He was a lifelong resident of Gloucester and attended St. Anns School and Gloucester High School. He worked for Waste Management for 26 years working for the former Hiltz Company and Eastern Waste. John was a dedicated hard worker who would do anything for…

  • Gloucester

    Beverly – Donald Ryan, 84, bel…

    Beverly – Donald Ryan, 84, beloved husband of Thelma (Matheson) Ryan, died Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by his family. Born in Beverly, he was the son of the late William A. and Ruth F. (Matheson) Ryan. He was raised and educated in Manchester by the Sea and continued his education at Fitchburg State College where he earned a Master’s Degree in Education. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country during the Korean Conflict as a medic for the United States Navy. Mr. Ryan had been employed for eighteen years as a school teacher in the North Andover school system until…

  • Gloucester

    Essex – Sharon E. Eisenhauer, …

    Essex – Sharon E. Eisenhauer, died on May 3, 2018 at Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after a long illness. Born October 6, 1943, Sharon was the daughter of the late William and Teresa (Ellis) Eisenhauer. Although born in Ipswich at Cable Memorial Hospital, Sharon always considered herself a lifelong resident of her beloved Essex. Despite her loss of hearing in infancy, Sharon mastered lip reading and speaking attended the Rufus Choate Elementary School in Essex and then Gloucester High School, graduating with the Class of 1962, going on to graduate from the Chandler School for Women. After graduation Sharon worked for 32 years, first employed by John Hancock Insurance…

  • Newburyport

    Seabrook, NH – Richard C. “Ric…

    Seabrook, NH – Richard C. “Rick” Merrill, 52, of Seabrook, died unexpectedly Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was born in Exeter, July 1, 1965 a son of Shirley (Furbush) Merrill of Seabrook and the late Clifton Merrill. A lifelong resident of Seabrook, Rick graduated from Winnacunnet High School with the Class of 1984. He was employed with the NH Department of Transportation as a highway patrol foreman and had 32 years of service. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and the Boston Bruins. In addition to his mother, he leaves his son, Camron Merrill, his former wife, Dawn, his sister, Alicia Merrill – Eaton, brothers,…

  • Newburyport

    Kingston, NH – Bernard Douglas…

    Kingston, NH – Bernard Douglas Johnston, age 68 of Kingston, N.H., died May 02, 2018, at Rockingham County Nursing Complex, in Brentwood, N.H. with his family by his side. He was the devoted companion and husband of thirty eight years to Dorothy (Tirone) Beaumont Johnston. Born in Presque Isle, Maine on September 18, 1949, he was one of five children of the late William Leland and June G. (Conlogue) Johnston. He was a lifelong tractor trailer driver and worked for Sam’s Transportation in Georgetown, up until his retirement. He was passionate about his pick-ups, classic and antique cars, he loved going to car shows, and was a huge fan of…

  • Newburyport

    NEWPORT RICHEY, FL – Joy (Vien…

    NEWPORT RICHEY, FL – Joy (Viens, Lambert) Sheridan of Newport Richey, Fla. passed away on April 25, 2018 after a brief illness. She was born on January 23, 1942. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Charlotte (Rowell) Viens and the wife of the late George Lambert and later the late Eugene Sheridan. She attended St. Joseph’s School and Amesbury High. She married George Lambert and together they had three daughters. She later was married to Eugene Sheridan and they had a son. He brought four children to the marriage. Two of whom she was close to. Joy enjoyed spending time decorating cakes, going to lawn sales with…

  • Salem

    Marblehead, MA – Rita E. O’Day…

    Marblehead, MA – Rita E. O’Day, age 96, of Salem, MA, passed away at Devereux Nursing Home in the early morning hours of May 3, 2018. The daughter of the late Telesphore and Bertha (Dupuis) Turcotte, and wife of the late Joseph M. O’Day Sr. Rita was born January 12, 1922 and raised in Salem where she attended St. James Grammar and High School. She married her husband Joseph in April of 1949 at St. James church, and together they raised two children. Rita enjoyed Bingo and was known for her unique sense of humor and great laugh. She had a strong, loving devotion for her family and friends and…

  • Salem

    Ten Year Remembrance In loving…

    Ten Year Remembrance In loving memory of Arthur Sheldon March 20, 1935 – May 5, 2008 Remembering you is easy, we do it every day. But missing you is a heartache, that never goes away. Love, Doris, Michael, Sue, Jack, Aimee, and family.

  • Salem

    Danvers – Robert H. Richard, 8…

    Danvers – Robert H. Richard, 80, formerly of Waltham and Monson, died peacefully on February 27, 2018 in Danvers. Born in Waltham, he was the son of the late Henry J. and Blanche (Lalime) Richard. Robert enjoyed music, excursions and outdoor events. He was a resident at the Walter E. Fernald Development Center, the Monson Development Center, and most recently the Hogan Regional Center. The family thanks all the wonderful staff at Hogan for their competent and loving care of Robert. Surviving him is his brother Peter N. Richard and wife, Catherine Deans of Phillipston; niece, April Richard and her children John Pierre Custis and Evan Daranikone of Beverly; nephews,…

  • Salem

    Revere – Chester L. Lander, a …

    Revere – Chester L. Lander, a longtime Revere resident and Salem native, passed away on May 1st at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center at the age of 73 following a long illness. Chet was born, raised and educated in Salem, MA and was an alumnus of Salem High School, Class of 1963. At a very young age Chet possessed a strong work ethic and as a young man, he worked at J.M. Fields. Chet worked there in the shoe department while in high school. He would later become manager and loved helping people finding the right pair of shoes. He then became interested in computers and took several classes…

  • Salem

    Marblehead, MA – Alice F. Dela…

    Marblehead, MA – Alice F. Delande died peacefully in her beloved home April 24, 2018 after a long illness. She was surrounded by her loving family in her final days. She was predeceased by her cherished husband of 58 years, Richard F. Delande. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of James P. Fitzpatrick and Lillian (Jeffrey) Fitzpatrick, graduating from Marblehead High School and The Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists. Alice lived for 56 years in the house in Marblehead that she and her husband built, where she excelled at gardening and design, becoming a long serving member of the Arrangers of Marblehead, winning numerous awards for her colorful and…

  • Salem

    Beverly, MA – Nancy G. (Bartol…

    Beverly, MA – Nancy G. (Bartol) Dunn, 80, died May 2, 2018, at the Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover, NH. She was born April 25, 1938, in Beverly, daughter of the late Arthur W. Bartol Jr. and Shirley (Laurie) Morse. Nancy grew up in Beverly, MA, one of nine children in her family. She married Donald H. Dunn, and they resided for many years on the North Shore in MA raising their family. Nancy did extraordinary seamstress work, and she was self-employed for many years. Her love of family and children took priority over everything as was evident by her commitment to her foster parenting to over 40 children.…

  • Wilmington

    Diane LeBlanc

    Diane LeBlanc (Ray), age 61, of Wilmington, formerly of Somerville, passed away peacefully on May 1, 2018. Diane was the beloved wife of Dennis LeBlanc, devoted mother of Renee Lenahan & her husband Stephen of Methuen and Jason LeBlanc & his wife Stephanie of Weymouth. Loving “Nanny” of three grandchildren, cherished daughter of the late Raymond and Marjory (Roderick) Ray, dear sister of Edward Ray & his wife Elizabeth of Reading, Cheryl Dovidio & her husband Michael of Wakefield and Denise Silva & her husband John of New Hampshire. Diane is also survived several nieces and nephews. At her request all Services will be private. Share/Save

  • Amherst

    ELIZABETH F. BURKE of AGAWAM, MASS, October 30, 1932 – April 25, 2018

    Agawam, MA – Elizabeth Farquhar Burke, who lived in the Pioneer Valley for most of her adult life, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.   Elizabeth is survived by three children: Tony Farquhar (Omolola), Carolyn Farquhar (Marie-Claude) and Donald Farquhar (Christina), and two grandchildren, Aba Farquhar and Sarah-Anne Farquhar.   Elizabeth Catherine Mary Barlas […]

  • Beverly

    Alberta Mae Sheppard

    Alberta Mae Sheppard October 22, 1934 – May 2, 2018 SOUTH HAMILTON- Alberta Mae (Bryant) Sheppard, 83, of South Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday evening, May 2, 2018 at t… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Lawrence

    Dorothy E. (Potvin) DeRoche

    Dunstable – Dorothy was a former longtime resident of Dunstable, died Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at Apple Valley Center, Ayer. She was the loving wife of the late Lawrence J. DeRoche who predeceased her in 2007. She was predeceased by her daughter,…

  • Lawrence

    Josephine A. Fassio

    Haverhill – Josephine A. (Leveille) Fassio, 95, a lifelong resident of Haverhill passed away May 2 in Boston. She was born in Haverhill on Sept. 27, 1922, daughter to Joseph and Hilma (Hammer) Leveille. Josephine was educated in the Haverhill…

  • Lawrence

    Theodore M. Prizio

    Windham, NH – Theodore M. Prizio, 71, of Windham, NH, died peacefully in his home on May 2nd, surrounded by his loving family. Ted was born and grew up in Revere, Mass. but spent every summer since the age of two on Cobbetts Pond before becoming a…

  • Lawrence

    Geraldine McKenzie

    Apollo Beach, Florida – Geraldine McKenzie, age 82 of Apollo Beach, Fla., formerly of Methuen, Mass. died on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Beloved wife of Lionel McKenzie; loving mother of Lori McKenzie (Nancy), Scott McKenzie (Laurie), Dana…

  • Lawrence

    Carol A. (Pancko) Grant

    Atkinson, NH – Carol A. (Pancko) Grant, 73, of Atkinson, died on May 1, 2018 at her home. Born in Ft. Jay, N.Y. on July 10, 1944, the daughter of the late Anthony F. and Kate (Dixon) Pancko, she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education at…

  • Lexington

    Eileen Mullen

    Eileen Mullen May 02, 2018 Eileen Mary (O’Connor) Mullen, lifelong resident of Lexington MA. Eileen M. Mullen was born in Walpole MA. She studied in Boston Public Schools and received View full obituary

  • Lexington

    Ralph Lingley

    Ralph Lingley April 26, 2018 Ralph Lincoln Lingley (February 12, 1929 – April 26, 2018) Ralph Lingley (Age 89) passed away at his home in Lexington surrounded by his loving View full obituary

  • Wilmington

    Rita A. (McDonough) Maxwell

    Rita A. (McDonough) Maxwell, age 78, of Pittsfield, NH, formerly of Wilmington, MA passed away on May 2, 2018. Rita was the beloved wife of Robert Maxwell, devoted mother of Robert Maxwell Jr. and his wife Karen of Londonderry, NH, Susan O’Connell and her husband Shawn of Northwood, NH, Teri Walsh of Wilmington, MA and the late Judi James, loving grandmother of Robert Maxwell III, and the late Brian Maxwell, Dylan James, Keith James, Katie Lacey, Patrick O’Connell, Jonathan O’Connell, Kaila Walsh, Kristina Walsh, and Joseph Walsh, Great-grandmother to Ava and Elise Lacey, cherished daughter of the late John and Evelyn McDonough, dear sister of William McDonough, Henry “Sonny” McCue,…

  • Springfield

    Cheri Mae Jones

    Cheri Mae Jones Send Flowers March 25, 1982 – April 25, 2018 Cheri Mae Jones was born in Springfield MA, March 25, 1982 and passed away April 25 2018. She attended local schools and graduated from bridge View full obituary

  • Worcester County

    Marie Keaney 5/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Leicester,MA / Worcester,MA / Sutton,MA

    Marie Keaney, 82, of Rochdale died Wednesday, May 2nd at home with the love of her life. She leaves her husband of 62 years, John T. Keaney; four sons, Thomas J. Keaney and his wife, Rebecca Wright of Harvard, Timothy F. Keaney and his wife, Robin of Auburn, Robert J. Keaney of Sutton and Patrick A. Keaney and his wife, Deanna of Auburn; a daughter, Theresa M. McGauley-Keaney of Rochdale; a sister, Dorothy McGauley of Worcester and eight grandchildren. She also leaves her lifelong friends, Jan Williams, Betty Regele, Sylvia Millett, Ann Finne and Eileen Scopetski. She was predeceased by a brother, Thomas McGauley. She was born in Worcester the…

  • Bourne

    Robert L. Lane

    Robert Lowell Lane, 88, a resident of The Cottage at Cypress Cove in Fort Myers, Florida, died April 29. He was a former resident of Sagamore Beach.

  • Cape Cod

    Fred E. Groehl, Jr.

    MASHPEE – Fred E. Groehl Jr., 88, of Mashpee, formerly of Medway, passed away peacefully on May 1, 2018. He was the beloved son of the late Fred Sr. and Beatrice Groehl.Fred graduated from Medway High School, Class of 1947. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Following service to his country, he graduated from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Class of 1957. He worked as a pharmacist at Lampman’s Drug Store in Medway until his retirement. […]

  • Cape Cod

    James A. Keefe

    FALMOUTH – James A. Keefe of Falmouth, MA and Venice, FL, passed peacefully on March 24, 2018 after enjoying an incredible 91 years. Although he will be missed, he is now resting in peace with his late wife of 49 years, Mary.Born in Haverhill, MA in 1926, Jim spent his early years in Western Massachusetts. He served in the Merchant Marines during World War II before attending college at Boston University. Jim graduated from BU in 1951 with a degree in business. After college, he went […]

  • Cape Cod

    Marcia B. Stewart

    HARWICHPORT – Marcia Broughton Stewart, 94, of Harwichport, died at home April 27, 2018. She was born January 30, 1924 in West Harwich and graduated from Harwich High School. She met and married her husband Jim in 1944, while employed by the Third Air Force Headquarters in Tampa, FL. Upon his return from military duty overseas, they began their life together in Endicott, NY. Jim’s career with IBM then took the family to Rochester, MN and later Sindelfingen, Germany. They retired to […]