• Abington

    James C. “Jim” Valler 5/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Abington,MA

    Abington – James “Jim” C. Valler died peacefully May 26, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Jim is survived by his wife of 71 years, Jane (Bowden) Valler, children: Marcia McNeil (George), Diane Garvey (Jay Call), Michael Valler (Kelli), Donna Hastings (Robert), and Sheila Bagley (Tim). Jim is also survived by his grandchildren: Billy Garvey, Kendra DelCore, Alyssa McNeil, and Allyson Valler, as well as his great-grandchildren: Kaitlin Garvey, Shane Garvey, Nick DelCore, and Matt DelCore, and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his parents Frank and Mary Valler and his sister Gertrude Dufresne. He was born on March 16, 1925 in Brockton, Massachusetts to Frank and Mary…

  • Bedford

    Lorraine T. McMahan

    Lorraine T. McMahan February 28, 1934 – May 27, 2018 Lorraine T. McMahan, a longtime Bedford resident, died on May 27 in Billerica, MA.Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, May 31, View full obituary

  • Charlestown

    JAMES T. “JIMMY” CASS 5/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA

    James T. “Jimmy” Cass, Clerk, Charlestown District Court, a lifelong resident of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was 82 years of age. Jimmy was born in Boston on August 31, 1935, a son of the late Robert L. Cass and Catherine M. (Hennessey) Cass. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated at St. Francis De Sales Parochial School and graduated from English High School in 1953. Jimmy worked at Revere Sugar Refinery in Charlestown for several years prior to its closing and then began working as a Clerk at the Charlestown District Court House where he…

  • Lawrence

    Stanley A. Jancewicz

    Newburyport – Stanley A. Jancewicz, 89, died Saturday, May 26, 2018, at his home in Newburyport. He was born on May 13, 1929, in Newburyport, to the late Joseph and Clemantina (Kiman) Jancewicz. He was raised and educated in Newburyport graduating…

  • Lawrence

    Craig Boisselle

    Haverhill, MA – Craig Boisselle, age 57, of Haverhill, Mass., passed away Sunday, May 20, surrounded by his family, at Mass General Hospital in Boston. Craig was the loving husband of Rae lee Titus with whom he shared over 34 years of…

  • Lawrence

    Evan James O’Reilly

    Georgetown – We lost Evan earlier this week as a result of complications from a liver condition, he had battled with courage and quiet dignity for his entire life. Evan was a loving son and best friend to his mother, Lourdes Harville, of…

  • Lawrence

    Anthony J. White

    North Andover – Anthony J. White, age 97, of North Andover, passed away on May 23, 2018, at the Prescott House. Anthony was born on May 21, 1921, in Lawrence, to the late John and Bessie (Majoris) White. Anthony was a proud U.S. Navy WWII veteran….

  • Lawrence

    Brother William Chanel Lambert, FMS

    Lawrence – Brother William Chanel Lambert, FMS, a member of the Marist Brothers of the Schools for 61 years, ended his earthly journey to his heavenly reward on May 26, 2018, in Mary Immaculate Nursing Home in Lawrence, Mass. He was 79 years old….

  • Lawrence

    James T. Kasheta

    Salisbury – James T. “Jimmy” Kasheta, 57, of Salisbury, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at his home with his family. The son of the late Alphonse J. and Julia M. (Zink) Kasheta, Jim was born in Lawrence on February 13, 1961. He…

  • Lawrence

    Raymond Hughes

    Beverly – Raymond (Ray) Hughes, age 74, of Beverly, formerly of Lynn, passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Born and raised in Fall River, he was the son of the late Joseph and Anna (McCormack) Hughes. He was a graduate of Diman Vocational High…

  • Mattapoisett

    Kathleen Moriarty Ackerman 5/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Mattapoisett,MA

    Kathleen (Kate) Moriarty Ackerman passed away peacefully on May 26, 2018 at her home in Marion. Born in Nantucket on June 22, 1930, Kate was the daughter of Alan Moriarty and Kathleen Cronin Moriarty. After a childhood spent on Nantucket and in New Bedford, Kate went to college at Rivier University in Nashua, NH. She received her B.A. from Rivier in 1952 and her M.A. from Rivier in 1960. Kate was an educator her entire career, starting as an elementary and high school teacher. She then pursued doctoral studies at Purdue University during which she conducted research at various archives in Northern Ireland. In 1972 she received a Ph.D. in…

  • New Bedford

    Maria Fernanda Carvalho 5/28/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Maria Fernanda (Freitas) Carvalho, 80, of New Bedford died Monday May 28, 2018 at Royal Taber Street Nursing Home after a long illness. Born in Santa Cruz, Madeira, the daughter of the late Manuel and Georgina Freitas Vieira, she lived in New Bedford for most of her life. Mrs. Carvalho was formerly employed as a stitcher at the Fairhaven Mills until her retirement. She is survived by three children, James Carvalho, Robert Carvalho and wife Daphne, and Lisa Matthews, all of New Bedford; her former husband, Joaquim Carvalho of New Bedford; six grandchildren, Joshua, William, and Chalia Matthews, Seth, Aiden, and Serena Carvalho; and five great-grandchildren, Savannah, Jordan, Trevor, Anthony,…

  • Plymouth

    David “Lewie” Lewis 5/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Mansfield,MA / Plymouth,MA / Middleboro,MA

    David W. “Lewie” Lewis age 55 of Brockton, died Friday May 25, 2018 after succumbing to his illness. David was born and raised in Brockton a son of the late Walter and Sadie (George) Lewis and remained a lifelong resident of the city. David had been a concrete cutter with the Laborers Union for many years. In his free time David enjoyed riding his Harley, and trips to White Horse Beach. He loved all animals and especially enjoyed time spent with his granddaughter. David was the father of Kristin Lewis of Mansfield and grandfather of Katriana. He leaves three sisters Debra Tinkham and her husband Paul of Halifax, Karen Antosca…