• New Bedford

    Ingebjorg M. Bo, 83

    NEW BEDFORD — Ingebjorg M. (Skaar) Bo, 83, of New Bedford, passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Alden Court in Fairhaven. She was the wife of the late John Bo. Ingebjorg was born in Karmoy, Norway, the daughter of the late Jorgen and Anna (Jansen) Skaar. Mrs. Bo devoted her life to raising her family. She also enjoyed baking and knitting. Mrs. Bo cherished the time she spent with her family and friends, especially her grandkids. Survivors are three daughters: Tove […]

  • New Bedford

    Donald R. Bruneau

    NEW BEDFORD — Donald R. Bruneau was born in Fall River and lived in New Bedford for 57 years. He was the husband of Carol (Barros) Bruneau for 57 years and was the son of Armand and Violetta (LaBrie) Bruneau. He was a communicate of OLOG at St. James Church where Donald was an extraordinary Eucharistic Minister. He worked at J & J, Avon Corrugated Box Company and was the owner of Buds Flowers until his retirement.Survivors include his wife, Carol; one son, Michael and his […]

  • New Bedford

    Rita Chapdelaine, 80

     NEW BEDFORD — Rita Chapdelaine, 80 of New Bedford, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2018 after a lengthy illness, at Brookdale Village in Dartmouth, with her loving husband Roger at her side. Daughter of the late Raoul and Marie Jeanne Lyonnais.Rita lived most of her life in New Bedford. She retired from the City of New Bedford Library as a Librarian. She was a member of the past French Cotillion of New Bedford. Rita loved to entertain, travel, dance, arts, crafts […]

  • New Bedford

    Doris L. Tripp, 94

    NEW BEDFORD — Doris L. (Spooner) Tripp, age 94, of New Bedford, formerly of Dartmouth, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018, in the New Bedford Jewish Convalescent Home. She was the wife of Willis B. Tripp.Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Frank H. and Ruth D. (Turner) Spooner and was a graduate of New Bedford Regional Vocation Technical High School and often told her daughters of how she learned to bake all kinds of pastry as well as learning to identify what type of […]

  • New Bedford

    Joyce A. Anderson, 73

    THE VILLAGES, FL — Joyce Ann Anderson, age 73, passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Brookdale/Freedom Pointe Assisted Living Facility in Lady Lake, FL. She was the wife of Robert C. Anderson for 52 years. Born and raised in New Bedford, MA, she was the daughter of the late John De-Andrade and the late Emily (Costa) De-Andrade. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School (1962).Until her retirement, she was employed at Julius Koch USA as Executive Secretary to the president. […]

  • Cape Cod

    Margery “Midge” Brimblecom

    SOUTH YARMOUTH – Margery (Banks) Brimblecom, 90, of South Yarmouth, passed away on May 10th at Wingate at Harwich Skilled Nursing Facility after dealing with a number of problems over several years.Born in Boston, Mass. to William H. Jr. and Madeline (Watson) Banks, moving to Newton when very young. Growing up in Newton she graduated from Newton High School in 1945. In 1947 she graduated from Centenary Jr. College in Hacketstown, NJ. As her children got older she worked part time […]

  • Brockton

    Marcus M. Root 5/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Marcus M. Root, age 54, of Brockton, died unexpectedly May 10, 2018. He was the husband of the late Molly Jane (Meissner) Root and son of Fayette C. Root, MD and M. Alexandra (Simich) Root of Brockton. Marcus was born in Bethesda, MD and raised in Washington, DC and Massachusetts. He attended Fessenden School, Tabor Academy, Brockton High School and received his BS degree in Geology from Northeastern University. At the time of his passing, Marcus was a member of Union IATSE, Local 11, and had been employed in Theater Event Production in Boston for over ten years. Marcus was interested in history, science and mathematics. In addition to his…

  • Charlestown

    JOHN V. “DITTO” RODRIGUEZ 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA

    John V. “Ditto” Rodriguez, a resident of Woburn and formerly of Charlestown, entered into eternal life suddenly on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington. He was 61 years of age. Ditto was born in San Pedro Sula, Honduras on January 15, 1957, a son of Juan V. Rodriguez and Lidia (Carias) Rodriguez. Ditto immigrated to the United States with his family in 1966 and settled in Charlestown. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated at St. Francis De Sales Parochial School and graduated from Charlestown High School. He was always know for his love of art and how precise he could draw anything. He cared…

  • Lawrence

    John K. Hill, Jr.

    Newton, NH – John K. Hill, Jr., 56, of Newton, N.H., died on May 14, 2018 at his home. Born in Maine, the son of the late John K. Hill, Sr. and Elinor (Murphy) Hill, he attended Wells High School, graduating with the Class of 1980. He was the…

  • Lawrence

    Lucille J. (Lombardo) Annaloro

    North Andover, MA – Lucille J. (Lombardo) Annaloro, 77, of North Andover, a longtime North Andover resident, passed away May 17, 2018 at the Haverhill Hospice House in Haverhill. She was born on March 19, 1941 in Lawrence, after a courageous year…

  • Lawrence

    John Wolfe Cutter Sr.

    North Andover, MA – John Wolfe Cutter Sr., 89, passed away at home in North Andover on Tuesday May 15, 2018. Born in Hopewell, N.J on January 27, 1929, he was the son of Paul Styer Cutter Sr. and Clara Elizabeth (Wolfe) Cutter. He grew up in…

  • Lawrence

    Susan Mary Keene Behuniak

    Hopewell Junction, NY – Susan Mary Keene Behuniak, 65, a resident of Hopewell Junction, NY, died on May 8, 2018. Born in Waltham, MA on October 25, 1952, she was the daughter of Marguerite (Bresnahan) Keene of Lawrence, MA and the late Raymond…

  • Lawrence

    Josefina Lopez

    Methuen – Mrs. Josefina (Santelises) Lopez, died on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Domingo Lopez. Born in Santiago, Dominican Republic, she was the daughter of the late Gabriel &…

  • Medford

    Cueso P. “Phil” Cantone 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Medford,MA

    Cueso P. “Phil” Cantone passed away on May 18, 2018. He was 99 years old. Cueso was a lifelong resident of Medford and a United States Navy Veteran during WWII. He was a truck driver for Teamsters Local 25 for many years and a longtime member of the Medford VFW. Cueso was the husband of the late Grace M. (Terrio) Cantone. He was the beloved father of John Cantone and his wife Flora of Medford, Philip Cantone and his wife Kathy of Abington, Sandra Tringale of Medford, Mary Silvestro of Medford and her companion David Courlang, Camille Cantone-Centerino of Melrose, Elisa Cantone of Revere, Diane Champigny and her husband Michael…

  • Norfolk

    Ursula J. LeBlanc 5/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA / Norfolk,MA

    Ursula J. (Evans) LeBlanc, 91, of Franklin formerly of Lynn died May 16 in the Atria Assisted Living in Franklin. She was the wife of the late Joseph Leo LeBlanc for 65 years until his death in January 2017. Born in Lynn, January 23,1927, the daughter of the late Harry and Josephine (Hogan) Evans, Mrs. LeBlanc was raised and had lived in Lynn for most of her life. She was a graduate of Lynn English High School, Class of 1945 and had been a member for 60 years of the High School Reunion Committee. Mrs. LeBlanc had performed clerical duties at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., Liberty Mutual Insurance Company…

  • Roslindale

    Kenneth “Baby Nat” Natorelli 5/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Quincy,MA / Medford,MA / North End,MA / Roslindale,MA / Raynham,MA

    Kenneth “Baby Nat” Natorelli passed away suddenly at the Boston Medical Center at the Age of 62. Born in Boston’s North End and raised there and in Medford, Kenny was the son of Argentine “Archie” and the late Carmela (DeLeo) Natorelli. A hard working and industrious man, Ken along with his family operated their produce store Baby Nat’s Fruitland in Roslindale for many years. A resident of Quincy, he loved the North End and Medford where he lived his younger years. Although he possessed a superior work ethic, Kenny knew how to have a good time and loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren, family and his many friends.…

  • Whitman

    ALBINA E. LEADER 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Whitman,MA

    LEADER, ALIBINA E. (VADEIKIS) of Whitman formerly of South Boston May 18, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Mason. Devoted mother of Phyllis Dearden & her husband Graften of Whitman, Doris Leader of South Boston & the late Joseph Leader. Dear sister of the late Alphonse & his wife Beatrice Vadeikis. Cherished grandmother of 13 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren & 3 great great grandchildren. Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours at the Casper Funeral Home, 187 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON, Monday, May 21, from 4-7PM. Interment services are private. For Online Guestbook www.casperfuneralservices.com

  • Worcester County

    James F. Kenney III 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / Thompson,CT

    THOMPSON, CT / WORCESTER – James F. Kenney, III, 58, of Alix Drive, died Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Carol J. (Neale) Kenney of Thompson, CT; three children, Brian M. Kenney and his wife Noelle of Worcester, Megan C. Kenney of Thompson, CT, and Sara M. Kenney of Worcester; his mother, Dorothy (Lloyd) Fitzgerald of Leicester; four brothers, Michael Kenney and his wife Donna of Charlton, Jack Kenney and his wife Kimberly of Brookfield, David Kenney and his wife Peg of Worcester, and Daniel Kenney and his wife Joann of CT; a sister, Kathleen Fitzgerald…

  • Newton

    Charlotte Mikels

    Mikels, Charlotte (Shapiro), of Brookline, formerly of Newton and Chestnut Hill, passed away May 19, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Albert L. Mikels. Devoted mother of Richard Mikels and his wife Debbie, and Jack Mikels and his wife Rochelle. Dear grandmother of Allison Mikels, Robert Mikels, Amy Leshinsky and her husband Michael, Jennifer Mikels and her husband Daniel Murphy, Andrew Mikels, and Marisa Mikels. Proud great grandmother of Rebecca and Hannah. Loving sister of the late David O. Shapiro. Two-decade career at Bloomindale’s in Chestnut Hill serving as the Manager’s Assistant, working in all areas of shop; First independent living resident at Newbridge on the Charles in Dedham; Ward…

  • Cape Cod

    Mary T. (Balestracci) Queen, 90

    NORTH DARTMOUTH – Mary T. (Balestracci) Queen, 90, of Mashpee died May 17, 2018 at Brookdale Dartmouth Village after a brief illness.She was the wife of the late Louis D. Queen.Born and raised in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Emilio and Ida (Baldini) Balestracci, she lived on Cape Cod for many years and wintered in Florida.Mrs. Queen was formerly employed as a teachers aide at Carney Academy School and Pulaski School until her retirement. She was also involved in […]

  • Cape Cod

    Raymond J. Arra, 77

    WESTFIELD – Raymond J. Arra, 77, died Thursday, May 17, 2018 at home surrounded by his wife, 2 children, son-in-laws and his neighbor by his side. He was born on January 17, 1941 in Boston to the late Raymond and Norina (Sachetti) Arra.Ray loved fishing the Cape Cod Canal, hunting, walking in the woods, gardening, mushroom picking, growing tomatoes, planting plum trees and cooking Italian food.If the name Ray Arra sounds familiar, it should, especially for baseball […]

  • Boston

    Cruzito Gomez 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Cruzito Gomez, age 66, of Roslindale, formerly of San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, died on May 17, 2018. Visiting hours at Our Lady of Lourdes Church 14 Montebello Rd. Jamaica Plain on Monday May 21 from 5-8 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Church on Tuesday May 22 at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

  • Dedham

    Robert Gardiner 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    GARDINER, Robert Of Dedham formerly of County Mayo, Ireland, May 18, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Mary J. (McDonagh). Devoted father of Robert L. Gardiner and his wife Bun of Pearl City, HI, Sheila M. Gardiner of Dedham, and Brendan J. Gardiner and his wife Meaghen of Naperville, IL. Treasured grandfather of Grace, Clare, and Liam Gardiner. Brother of Peter Gardiner of Quincy, Lyla O’Connor of East Dennis, Sr. Frances Gardiner, Tesha Gardiner, and Christina Oxley all of Ireland, and the late Vincent Gardiner formerly of Weymouth, Eamonn Gardiner formerly of Dedham, and Kieran Gardiner of Ireland. Robert was a member of the Irish Social Club of West Roxbury.…

  • Dudley

    Paul R. Perry 5/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Dudley,MA

    DUDLEY – Paul R. Perry, 91, formerly of Webster, died Monday, May 14th, 2018 in UMASS/Memorial Health Care Center, Worcester with his family by his side. He leaves a daughter, Beverly Pacher of Webster; 10 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Paul was preceded in death by his wife Stella (Krevowski) Perry, by 5 brothers and by 6 sisters. He was born on June 3rd, 1926 on Myrtle Ave., the youngest of the 12 children of Alfred and Emma (Pratt) Perry. He attended the Little Red School House in Webster and received an honorary high school diploma from Bartlett High School. He lived with his granddaughter Jennifer, grandson…

  • Fall River

    Dorothy T. Charette

    Dorothy T. Charette July 23, 1926 – May 17, 2018 Dorothy T. (Pontbriand) Charette, 91, of Fall River, wife of the late of Oscar R. Charette, passed away on Thursday, May… View Details

  • Fall River

    Nicholas J. Gancarski

    Nicholas J. Gancarski February 25, 1979 – May 14, 2018 Nicholas J. Gancarski, 39, of Fall River, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018. A Sergeant in the Army National Guard, he s… View Details

  • Natick

    Marilou Cashman 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA / Ashland,MA

    Marilou Cashman, 81 of Natick, died Thursday, May 17 2018. Born in Natick and a proud lifelong resident she was the beloved daughter of the late Frank and Grace (Branagan) Cashman. Miss Cashman began her career of teaching at Ashland High School as the business teacher until 1967. From there she moved into counseling at the Natick High School. She retired in 1990 as Director of Guidance at Natick High School. She was a Director of the Big Brother and Big Sister Organization of Metro West for many years and was a former President of the Mass Guidance Association. She was a Eucharistic Minister at St Patrick Parish, enjoyed photography,…

  • New Bedford

    Donald R. Bruneau 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Donald R. Bruneau was born in Fall River and lived in New Bedford for 57 years. He was the husband of Carol (Barros) Bruneau for 57 years and was the son of Armound and Violetta (LaBrie) Bruneau. He was a communicate of OLOG at St. James Church where Donald was an extraordinary Eucharistic Minister. He worked at J & J, Avon Corrugated Box Company and was the owner of Buds Flowers until his retirement. Survivors include his wife, Carol; one son, Michael and his wife, Racine of Rhode Island; four daughters, Debbie Silva and her husband Frank, Karen Rush and her companion, Ronnie Pacheco, Pauline Bruneau and…

  • New Bedford

    Mary T. Queen 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Mary T. (Balestracci) Queen, 90, of Mashpee died May 17, 2018 at Brookdale Dartmouth Village after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Louis D. Queen. Born and raised in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Emilio and Ida (Baldini) Balestracci, she lived on Cape Cod for many years and wintered in Florida. Mrs. Queen was formerly employed as a teachers aide at Carney Academy School and Pulaski School until her retirement. She was also involved in the family business, West End Laundry. She enjoyed golf and travel. Mary’s family would like to thank the staff at Brookdale Village, New England Hospice and Home Instead Senior…

  • North Andover

    Annaloro, Lucille

    Annaloro, Lucille March 19, 1941 – May 17, 2018 Lucille J. (Lombardo) Annaloro, 77, of North Andover, MA a long time North Andover resident passed away May 17, 2018 at the Haverhill Hospice House in Haverhill, MA. She was…

  • North Attleboro

    Scarlatelli, Lois

    Scarlatelli, Lois May 21, 1936 – May 17, 2018 Lois Ann (Fadgen) Scarlatelli, 81, of North Attleboro, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 17, 2018, surrounded by her children at Norwood Hospital in Norwood, MA. She was the beloved…