• Lynn

    Joanne Richard Stevens, 51

    MARBLEHEAD — Joanne Richard Stevens, age 51, of Marblehead, formerly of Lynn, died Monday, May 14, 2018, after a lengthy illness. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of Emery and Helen Richard of Marblehead. She attended Lynn schools and graduated from Lynn English High School. Joanne formerly was employed at Bass River helping people with development disabilities. She was very fond of animals and rescued many dog and cats. She was an exceptional mother who loved her children unconditionally. In addition to her parents she is survived three children, Gary, Jordan, and Jessica Stevens, all of Florida; a sister, Nicole Barreto and her wife Cynthia. Service information: There will…

  • Lynn

    Lee C. Regnante

    Although she lived a long life, it is with great sadness Lee Carol Regnante passed quickly and peacefully with her daughter and friend by her side on May 4, 2018. Lee was the youngest of four siblings, born to the late Anthony and Josephine (Adorno) Ferrando of Syracuse, N.Y. Lee graduated high school in her hometown and entered the Navy during World War II. She graduated Navy Secretarial Training at Iowa State Teacher’s College in Cedar Falls, Iowa, and was selected to be the receptionist at the Navy’s Camp Elliott Base in San Diego (1944-46). Lee’s gracious and welcoming manner made her the perfect person for this position of greeting…

  • Lynn

    James R. DePhilippo, 86

    REVERE — James R. DePhilippo, 86, of Revere, formerly of Lynn, beloved husband of 54 years of the late Mary G. (Davis) DePhilippo, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness May 20 at the Brudnick Center for Living. Born in Roslindale, the son of the late Rocco and Amelia (Zarella) DePhilippo. Jim served his country in Korea during the Korean War with the United States Army. Jim was a reader and communicant of St. Pius V Church, Lynn, and was also a member of the Forever Young Chorus at the Peabody Senior Center and sang at many polka dances held at St. Michael’s Hall. He was past commander many times…

  • Lynn

    Theodore C. Bushway Jr., 81

    LYNN — Theodore C. Bushway Jr., 81, a lifelong resident of Lynn, passed away on Monday, May 21. Born and educated in Lynn, he was the son of the late Theodore and Virginia Bushway. He graduated from St. Mary’s High School with the Class of 1954. He served as a Sea Bee in the Naval Reserves and worked as an electrician in the Battery Division at Polaroid in Waltham for many years prior to his retirement. Ted was the beloved husband of Mary Catherine (Martin) Bushway of Lynn, with whom he shared 58 years of marriage; the loving father of Theodore C. Bushway and his wife Cris of Illinois, Robert…

  • New Bedford

    April C. St. Germain, 61

     NEW BEDFORD — April C. (Almond) St. Germain, 61, of New Bedford, died April 14, 2018. She was the daughter of Catherine and Walter Almond.Services will be held Saturday, May 26, at 1 p.m. at Christian Fellowship Center, 822 Church St., New Bedford.

  • New Bedford

    Darlene J. Gonsalves, 56

    NEW BEDFORD — Darlene J. “Skeet” Gonsalves, 56, of New Bedford passed away Friday May 18, 2018 after a long illness. A lifelong resident of New Bedford, she was formerly employed as a bus driver for the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority until her retirement. She is survived by her sons, Michael Gonsalves and his wife Nichola of Stoughton, and Kevin Gonsalves and his wife Kim of Dartmouth; her father, Algie F. Wheatley of New Bedford; her siblings, Shelley Mendes, […]

  • Gloucester

    Rye, NH – Charles R. Rich, 95,…

    Rye, NH – Charles R. Rich, 95, of Rye, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in his favorite recliner after dozing off while watching the Red Sox. While attending Lynn English High School, Charlie became an Eagle Scout, an achievement he valued throughout his life. While in the Boy Scouts, he was credited with leading a group of other scouts in rescuing a lost child from the, then, large forest near Lynn, Mass. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying skiing, fishing, and especially canoeing. Charlie served with the Army Air Corps throughout WWII, returning to marry his childhood sweetheart, Jean A. Ripley, to whom he was married until…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport, MA – …

    Newburyport, MA – Herman Franklin Lane, age 62, of Newburyport, died unexpectedly Thursday afternoon, May 17, 2018. Born in Newburyport, June 12, 1955, he was the son of Evelyn (True) Fiske and step-son of Norman Fiskie. For many years Herman had worked at Yeo Chevrolet in Amesbury as an expert auto mechanic. Herman was a longtime member of the Neptune Club of Newburyport, and loved boating, fishing, hunting, camping, and above all else, spending time with his family. In addition to his mother and step-father of Newburyport, he is survived by his longtime friend, Edith Lane of Milan, N.H.; three daughters, April Murphy and husband Eric of Epping, N.H., Gayle…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Robert C. Baker,…

    Newburyport – Robert C. Baker, 98, of Newburyport, fondly known as Bob, died peacefully on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at Atria Merrimack Place. Bob was born in River Edge, N.J., on March 8, 1920, a son of the late Fredwin and Emma (Yerbury) Baker. Raised in Westwood, N.J., Bob graduated from Westwood High School with the class of 1938. He went to work for the Allen Bradley Company in New York City then joined the Navy in 1942. Bob served as a Torpedoman’s Mate 2nd class, stationed for a portion of his service on Palmyra Island in the Pacific and was honorably discharged in 1945. He then joined the United…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Mark G. “Marko” Thom…

    Danvers – Mark G. “Marko” Thomas 64, formerly of Beverly, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital in Portsmouth, N.H. Born and raised in Beverly, he was the son of the late Bertram and Dorothy Q. (Whitaker) Thomas. He received his education in the Beverly school system and graduated from the Claude H. Patton Vocational High School, class of 1971 where he excelled in his class. Mr. Thomas worked as a carpenter by trade, and had owned and operated Phoenix Builders. An avid sports fan, especially the Patriots, Mark enjoyed woodworking, carpentry and classic rock music. He also enjoyed cooking and had a great love for sweets.…

  • Salem

    Marblehead – Karin Joan (Marti…

    Marblehead – Karin Joan (Martin) Martin, born on April 8, 1932, in Marblehead, Massachusetts, to the late Karin Maria (Anderson) Martin and Kenneth (Bricky) Martin, passed away at age 86 on May 19, 2018. She graduated from Marblehead High School in 1950. Karin was preceded in death by her brothers, Kenneth Martin Jr and Karl Donald Martin; sister, Shirley Comer; grandmother, Lucinda Martin; and grandfather, Benjamin F. Martin. She is survived by her sons, Richard James Martin, Stephen Timothy Martin, and Jonathan Knott Martin; sister, Kristina Hunting; grandchildren, Daryl Curtis Martin, Daniel Thomas Martin, Gavin Knott Martin, Ella Mott Martin, and James Bigelow Martin; nieces, Marcia Martin and Dori Peloquin;…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Harry G. Mandragoura…

    Beverly – Harry G. Mandragouras, 84, loving husband of Joan (Jachowicz) Mandragouras, died Monday, May 21, 2018, at the Beverly Hospital. Born and raised in Peabody, he was the son of the late George and Helen (Grevais) Mandragouras. He graduated from Peabody High School, class of 1952 where he excelled in football, basketball, and baseball, and was later inducted into the Peabody Hall of Fame for all three sports. He coached basketball for the Peabody Recreation Department while in high school and for many years later. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a member of the United States Coast Guard. Mr. Mandragouras had been employed in management…

  • Salem

    Revere – James R. DePhilippo, …

    Revere – James R. DePhilippo, of Revere, formerly of Lynn, beloved husband of 54 years of the late Mary G. (Davis) DePhilippo, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness May 20, at the Brudnick Center for Living. Born in Roslindale, the son of the late Rocco and Amelia (Zarella) DePhilippo. Jim served his country in Korea during the Korean War with the United States Army. Jim was a reader and communicant of St. Pius V Church, Lynn, and was also a member of the Forever Young Chorus at the Peabody Senior Center and sang at many polka dances held at St. Michael’s Hall. He was past commander many times for…

  • Salem

    Salem-Marblehead – John F. Spi…

    Salem-Marblehead – John F. Spillane, 86, of Salem, Marblehead, and Everett, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Monday, May 21. Born on February 13, 1932, in Boston, Mass., he was the middle son of Rose (McAteer) Spillane and Philip Spillane of Everett, Mass. He is predeceased by his brothers Phillip of Tucson, Ariz., and Joseph of Atlanta, Ga. In addition to his loving wife Joan, with whom he shared 62 years of marriage, he is survived by his four children, three sons, and one daughter, Sean and his wife Wendy of Swampscott, Paul and his wife Carol of Marblehead, Steve and his wife Mimi of Swampscott, and Beth…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Joyce M. (Pariseau) …

    Ipswich – Joyce M. (Pariseau) Gillis, 77, died Monday evening, May 21, 2018, in the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers after a brief illness. She was reunited with her husband Richard, daughter Kathy Guay, and son-in-law James Guay, who all predeceased her. Born in Salem on November 28, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Mary (Ring) Pariseau. Joyce loved taking extended family vacations because she was devoted to her family. Joyce is survived by her two daughters and their husbands, Janet and Stephen Rohrdanz of Newmarket, N.H., and Mary and Jeffrey Stone of Ipswich. She is also survived by her 10 grandchildren, Andrew, Ryan and…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Vincent C. Campana p…

    Danvers – Vincent C. Campana passed away in his home one day before his 85th birthday on May 21, 2018. He was the loving husband of the late Aurora (Ciampa) Campana with whom he shared 48 years of marriage. Born in Danvers on May 22, 1933, he was the son of the late Vincent and Josephine (Amenta) Campana. Vincent was a lifelong resident of Danvers, graduating from Holten High School. He served as an altar boy at Saint Mary of the Annunciation Church. He was also a communicant at Saint Richard Parish in later years. Vincent was a Navy veteran and served his country as a corpsman during the Korean…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Nicholas B. Stevens,…

    Ipswich – Nicholas B. Stevens, 38, of Clark Road, died May 21, 2018, in his home following a brief illness. He was born in Danvers on December 7, 1979, son of Gregory A. and Patricia J. (Barry) Stevens, of Ipswich. Raised in Ipswich, he attended Ipswich High School where he co-captained his varsity football team. Graduating with the class of 1998 he went on to attend Dean College in Franklin. As a young boy he enjoyed the Cub Scouts later becoming an avid enthusiast of pro-sports football and baseball. In addition to his parents, Nicholas is survived by two brothers, Gregory A. Stevens and his wife Megan, and Ryan P.…

  • Wilmington

    Maureen A. Sullivan

    Maureen A. Sullivan, age 43, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly on May 20, 2018. Maureen was the cherished daughter of Ronald D. and Claire L. (Gagnon) Sullivan of Wilmington, dear sister of Ronald D. Sullivan, Jr. & his wife Sherry of Manchester, NH, Robert Sullivan & his partner Christine Brady of Lowell, Christopher Sullivan & his wife Rhonda of Derry, NH and Richard Sullivan & his partner Mary Hunt of Raymond, NH, loving aunt of Jewell, Jade, Daniel, Nicholas and Caleb. Maureen is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Family and friends will gather for a Funeral Service at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave., (Rte.…

  • New Bedford

    Cecelia Goddu, 95

     GODDU: of Marion, formerly of New Bedford, Monday, May 21, 2018, Cecelia (Reis), 95. Wife of James Goddu. Private funeral arrangements by AUBERTINE-LOPES FUNERAL HOME, 129 Allen St., New Bedford. Visit www.aubertine-lopes.com.

  • Fall River

    Heidi A. Walkden

    Heidi A. Walkden October 26, 1954 – May 19, 2018 Heidi A. (Simmons) Walkden, 63, of Fall River, wife of Jeffrey P. Walkden, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018. … View Details

  • Lawrence

    Susan D. MacKinnon

    Milford, DE – Susan D. MacKinnon (Desmarais) who was born on December 29, 1948, passed away peacefully on May 19, 2018, surrounded by her children. Susan was born to David A. Desmarais and Elsie C. Desmarais (Clark) in Beverly, Massachusetts,…

  • Lawrence

    Patricia “Pat” M. Pelletier

    Meridian, ID – Patricia “Pat” M. Pelletier, age 69, of Boise, and formerly of Lawrence, and Salem, N.H., passed away on April 28, 2018. Pat was born in Biddeford, Maine, on November 8, 1948, and educated at St. Mary’s in Lawrence, Mass. Pat…

  • Lawrence

    Eleanor L. Blomquist

    Atkinson, NH – Eleanor L. (Ramey) Blomquist, 97, of Atkinson, N.H., died on May 17, 2018, at the Hannah Duston Healthcare, Haverhill, Mass. Born, raised, and educated in Haverhill, Mass., daughter of the late Perley and Eva (Hitchcock) Ramey, she…

  • Lawrence

    Colleen D. Fancy

    Salem, NH – After a lengthy battle with C.O.P.D. and lung cancer, Colleen (Brady) Fancy, 60, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 18, surrounded by her loving family. Colleen was born in Methuen, Mass., on November 20, 1957. She is predeceased by…

  • Lawrence

    David G. Buckley

    West Newbury, MA – David G. Buckley 77, of West Newbury, Mass., passed away peacefully on Monday, May 14, 2018, surrounded by his family. Born in Amesbury, Mass., he was a graduate of Gordon College (class of 1963). David was a dedicated family…

  • Lawrence

    Joseph E. Lee

    Pelham, NH – Joseph E. Lee, 92, of Pelham, N.H., passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at his home. Joseph was born in Lawrence on July 30, 1925, to the late Joseph and Edith (Ingle) Lee. He was raised and educated in Methuen and had lived in…

  • Lawrence

    John J. Fitzsimons Jr.

    Methuen – John J. Fitzsimons Jr., 85, of Methuen, passed away surrounded by his devoted family at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen on May 18, 2018. Born to the late John J. and Irene (Lavoie) Fitzsimons Sr. on February 17, 1933, he was raised and…

  • Lawrence

    John F. Skandier

    Lawrence – John F. Skandier, 92, a lifelong resident of Lawrence, passed away May 20, 2018, after a short illness, surrounded by his family. He was born February 1, 1926, to the late John and Mary (Carbonello) Skandier. A U.S. Marine Corps…

  • Lawrence

    Gweneth H. (Jardine) Hannon

    Haverhill – It is with a heavy heart that we say Aunt Gwen passed Monday, May 14, at the Holy Family Hospital at Merrimack Valley after a day of shopping and lunch. She fractured her hip and passed peacefully with family by her side. Gwennie was…

  • Norton

    Leo Lombardo 5/22/2018 12:00:00 AM Norton,MA

    Leo Lombardo, 76 Dateline; Norton, MA Leo Lombardo, age 76, of Norton, passed away peacefully, in the presence of his loving family on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, He was the beloved husband of Mary (Coughlin) Lombardo. Arrangements will be announced with a complete obituary to follow.

  • South Boston

    LESTER “BUTCH” MORRIS 5/21/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    Lester “Butch” Morris passed away suddenly on Monday, May 21, 2018 in Wakefield MA. Butch was born and raised in South Boston. He was an amazing father, son, brother, uncle and friend. He loved Boston sports, especially the Bruins. He liked quirky jokes and loved to cook. He had a heart of gold and would give you the shirt off his back if you needed it. He adored his daughter, Jenna, more than anything that can be put in to words. “No love can ever match the love a man has for his daughter.” For Butch, no other love did. Proud father of Jenna Morris. Loving son of Lester Morris…

  • Weymouth

    Nancy M. Berry 5/20/2018 12:00:00 AM Weymouth,MA

    Nancy Marion (Stewart) Berry, of Weymouth, died May 20, 2018 at the age of 90. She was the beloved wife of the late Donald Berry Sr., the devoted mother of the late Donald Berry, Stewart Berry and his wife Christine of Marshfield, Scott Berry and his wife Marie of Hull, and the late Bradford Berry and his wife Roberta of Arizona and the loving grandmother of Abraham Berry, Scott Berry Jr., the late Brooke Berry, Aaron Berry, and Amy Berry; and great-grandmother of Reanna Berry and Joel Berry. Nancy devoted her life to raising her family and provided exceptional support and love. She was always there when she was needed.…

  • Wilmington

    Marcia A. Duggan 5/20/2018 12:00:00 AM Wilmington,MA / Billerica,MA / Sandown,NH

    Mrs. Marcia A. Duggan, of New Hampshire and former resident of Wilmington for over fifty years passed away peacefully following a lengthy illness, May 20, 2018, at the Frisbie Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NH. She was 79 years of age. Marcia was the beloved wife of the late Paul C. Duggan. Born in Lowell she was the daughter of the late Dexter and Josephine (Libby) Wakefield. Marcia was raised and educated in Billerica and was a graduate of Billerica High School. Following her marriage to her beloved husband Paul, the young couple settled in Wilmington where they would start their family. Marcia worked for many years as a newspaper typesetter.…

  • Amherst

    MARY ANN SHEA of AMHERST, MASS, May 28, 1931 – May 18, 2018

    Amherst, Miss Mary Ann Shea, 86, of Amherst, departed life unexpectedly on Friday afternoon, May 18, 2018 in her 87th year, at the Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton. Born in Holyoke the daughter of Finian and Mary {White} Shea, she was an art student from the Boston area and graduated from Umass Amherst. Mary taught […]

  • Cape Cod

    Gloria Marjorie Bueti, 92

    BREWSTER – Gloria Marjorie Bueti, 92, passed away peacefully Sunday May 6th in Tilton, New Hampshire at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Chuck and Karen Cornell.She was a resident of Brewster, Massachusetts for the past 40 years.Gloria was born in New York City, May 17, 1925 and lived most of her early life in Chappaqua, New York before moving to Brewster in 1979. She graduated from Horace Greeley High School in 1942 and later worked at The Colony Shop in town. […]

  • Cape Cod

    Thomas E. Peckham, 54

    West Yarmouth – Thomas (Tommy) Peckham died unexpectedly in Ohio at his home where he had been living for nine years. He was 54 years old.Born at the Cape Cod Hospital, he was the son of Phyllis J. and Richards W. Peckham.Tom graduated from Cape Cod Tech School in electrical science. He worked as an electrician in the family electrical businesses for 30 years. During his career, he helped assemble and manned many a Rotary Home Show in Hyannis, could be seen working along Main […]