• Gloucester

    Framingham, MA – Elizabeth Gat…

    Framingham, MA – Elizabeth Gates Shuter, age 88, passed away on May 2, 2018, of natural causes. She was resting comfortably at her home in Framingham, Massachusetts. Elizabeth “Liz” Gates was born on June 3, 1929, in Oneida, New York, to her parents Elwood and Mae (Wentzel) Gates. She was a graduate of the University of Michigan and had a master’s degree in Finance from Boston University. Liz worked for the New England Mutual Life Insurance Company for 35 years. Liz lived in Boston, then Rockport, Mass. She moved to Ashland, Mass., when she married Charles E. “Chick” Shuter in 1977. She later moved to Framingham, Mass. Liz was a…

  • Gloucester

    Donna R (Smith) Chamberlin Don…

    Donna R (Smith) Chamberlin Donna R (Smith) Chamberlin passed away on March 10, 2017, in hospice. She donated her body to BU for medical study. A small graveside service will be May 19, 2018 at 2 p.m. Beechgrove Cemetery in Rockport. Friends and family are welcome to attend.

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – George S. Johnson…

    Gloucester – George S. Johnson, 83, of Gloucester, passed away on Wednesday morning, May 9, 2018, in Addison Gilbert Hospital following a lengthy illness. He was the loving husband to Isabelle (Peckham) Johnson with whom he shared 56 years of marriage. George was born November 9, 1934, in Gloucester. He is the son of the late Karl and Shirley (Mack) Johnson. He was a lifelong resident of Gloucester as well as a graduate of Gloucester High School. He was a United States Air Force veteran serving during the Korean War. He was a boat carpenter for many years, working at the Gloucester Marine Railways. After leaving Gloucester Marine he painted…

  • Gloucester

    Stuart, FL – Frederick "Fred" …

    Stuart, FL – Frederick “Fred” William Cunningham, 81, of Stuart, Florida, and resident of Brevard, N.C., passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2018. He was born May 19, 1936, in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Fred was a graduate of Gloucester High School, class of 1954. He trained as a pilot while in the United States Air Force. Fred worked as an Aerospace Engineer for Pratt Whitney. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed watching the Red Sox. Fred traveled frequently and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends especially in the mountains and by the sea. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Margaret Cunningham. A private celebration…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester, MA – Tamara J. (Mu…

    Gloucester, MA – Tamara J. (Murray) Moulton, 73, wife of the late Russell G. Moulton, passed away in Beverly Hospital on Monday, May 14, 2018. Born in Gloucester on May 3, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Thomas J. Murray Jr. and Alyce E. (Whitten) Murray. For her whole life, Tammy worked very hard, initially as a young lady at O’Donnell-Usen and at Gorton’s. Tammy was well known as someone always giving of herself, willing to help anyone in need, even if they were mad at her. She is survived by her son, Robert A. Kenyon and his wife, Michelle and their daughters, Haley Kenyon and Sarah Kenyon;…

  • Newburyport

    Service Announcement In Lovin…

    Service Announcement In Loving Memory Of Mary Elizabeth Berry November 13, 1956 – December 7, 2017 Services will be held at the Kensington Congregational Church in Kensington, NH on Saturday May 19 2018, at 10:30 a.m. Please join the Berry family in a celebration of life.

  • Newburyport

    Seabrook, NH – Mary Abbie Jane…

    Seabrook, NH – Mary Abbie Jane Fowler, 84, of Seabrook, died Monday, May 14, 2018, at her daughter’s home in Seabrook. She was born here, November 7, 1933, a daughter of the late Herman P. and Annie (Drouin) Eaton. She shared 58 years of marriage with her late husband, Clauson W. Fowler Jr., who predeceased her in 2007. Family members include her daughters, Anna Fowler and Wendy McClosky and her husband, Lawrence, all of Seabrook, Virginia Luongo and her husband, Richard, of Hampton; and her sister, Barbara Bickford of Seabrook. She also leaves nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, 14 great-great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and close friends. In addition to her…

  • Salem

    Marblehead – Margaret “Peggy” …

    Marblehead – Margaret “Peggy” Riley, of Marblehead, Mass., died peacefully in her home surrounded by family members on May 13, 2018. Peggy was born in Beverly, Mass., in 1930, to the late Evelyn and John Davis. She attended St Mary’s High School in Beverly and Chandler School for Women in Boston before marrying Edward J. Riley Jr. in 1959. Peggy dedicated her life to her family and friends. Peggy and Ed were longtime members of the Eastern Yacht Club and spent many summer weekends with family and friends boating in the local waters. During the winter months she enjoyed skiing in New England and was happy to have she spent…

  • Salem

    Salem, MA – Jane A. Caron, age…

    Salem, MA – Jane A. Caron, age 98, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 11, 2018, at the Grosvenor’s Park Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family. Daughter of the late Samuel J. and Christina (Gartland) Barnes, and wife of the late William H. Caron, Jane was raised and educated in Salem. She attended St. Mary’s School and graduated from Salem High School in 1937. She was employed with New England Telephone as an operator and later worked in their accounting department, retiring after 25 years of service. Jane enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling with her husband William in their retirement. Together they visited Mainland Europe, England,…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Lorraine Kenney Seat…

    Ipswich – Lorraine Kenney Seaton, 92, died Monday, May 14, 2018, in her home in Ipswich after a long illness. Born in Cranston, R.I., on June 2, 1925, she was the daughter of the late William and Helena (O’Rourke) Kenney. Lorraine graduated from Classical High School in Providence, R.I., in June of 1943. Later she graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 1947. She was a member of Delta Zeta Sorority and was a member of the URI Golden Grads. Lorraine was also a member and Secretary of the Phi Delta Drama Club. After graduation Lorraine settled in Westport, Conn., for the next 42 years and raised her two…

  • Salem

    Topsfield – William DiPaolo, 8…

    Topsfield – William DiPaolo, 88, husband of Geraldine “Gigi” (Vitale) Dipaolo, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018, at his home in Topsfield with his loving family by his side. Born in Niles, Ohio, he was the son of the late Thomas and Gilda (Nenna) DiPaolo. Raised in Niles until the age of 14, with his family, he moved to Beverly in 1944. He attended Beverly Trade School and graduated in the class of 1948. While at Beverly High School he played football, starting in the 9th grade through his senior year and was co-captain of the varsity team. Bill won every award, trophy and scholarship for his outstanding football playing.…

  • Salem

    Middleton, MA – Thomas Robert …

    Middleton, MA – Thomas Robert King Jr., of Middleton, Mass., passed away on May 14, 2018.  He was predeceased by his loving wife Barbara Jean King of which he loved so dearly. Thomas is survived by two children, Eric King and his wife Elaine; daughter Corinne King; a granddaughter, Jennifer; three step-children, Denise Delaney and husband Jack, Vinny Foden and wife Collen, and their two children; Pamela Foden; his sister Jacqueline Mahoney; two nieces and one nephew. Thomas was a Distinguished Military Graduate from Northeastern, he held a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering. Thomas was a retired Major, Aviation Battalion Commander, where he was active in the military from…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Josef Daniel Leary, …

    Peabody – Josef Daniel Leary, beloved brother, son, and friend, was born in Lynn to Mary T. Leary and James Dennis Leary. Josef passed away on Monday evening. Josef was raised in downtown Peabody with his many siblings. He graduated from Peabody High School and was a proud graduate of Salem State College and Columbus School of Law at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. Josef was an attorney and member of the D.C. Bar. He proudly served the United States of America as a Bureau of Diplomatic Security Special Agent for the Department of State for nearly two decades. He was bilingual (English and Spanish) with a…

  • New Bedford

    Victoria A. Pietraszek, 74

     FAIRHAVEN — Victoria A. (Kilanowich) Pietraszek, 74, of Fairhaven passed away Friday May 11, 2018 after a brief illness.Born in Acushnet, she was the daughter of the late Francis N. and Victoria H. (Belanger) Kilanowich.Vicky was formerly employed as a floor supervisor for the Fairhaven Corporation until her retirement.She enjoyed attending programs at the Fairhaven Council on Aging. She had a great affection for dogs.Her family includes her […]

  • New Bedford

    Shirley Stiles Paull, 100

     FALL RIVER — Shirley Stiles Paull, 100, a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, relative, and friend passed away on May 12, 2018 at Adams House in Fall River.Shirley was born August 2, 1917 in Canon City, CO, the daughter of Harold A. and Jeannette Bartlett Stiles. In her childhood she lived in Denver and Arkansas City, KS, moving with her parents to Alton, IL for her teenage and young adult years. She graduated from Wells College in Aurora NY with a BA […]

  • New Bedford

    Leonard L. Hudzik, 81

    HUDZIK: of New Bedford, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, Leonard L., 81. Brother of Chester Hudzik. His graveside service will be at 11 a.m.  Friday, May 18, 2018 in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant St., New Bedford. Arrangements are under the direction of ROCK FUNERAL HOME, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford.

  • New Bedford

    William Ponte, Jr., 75

    PONTE: of New Bedford, Sunday, May 6, 2018, William Jr., 75. Son of the late William and Beatrice (Cormier) Ponte. A memorial service will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, County Street, New Bedford. Arrangements are by the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County St., New Bedford. www.hathawayfunerals.com  

  • Newton

    Ronald Pritzker

    Ronald Selwyn Pritzker, age 91, of Hyannis, formerly of Newton, MA, passed away May 15, 2018. Beloved husband for 64 years of Avis Pritzker. Devoted father of Barry Pritzker and his wife Donna Heiland, and Jane Goldstein and her husband Howard.  Proud poppa of Olivia, Alex, Jenny and Aaron.  Brown University Class of ’49. A man of principle and honor, he will be sorely missed by his family and friends whom he deeply loved. Graveside service at Mishkan Tefila Memorial Park, 2690 Centre St., West Roxbury, MA, on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 1 pm. Following services Shiva will be held at the home of Jane and Howard Goldstein, and will continue…