• Hanson

    Nancy Ann (Young) Shave 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Hanson,MA

    Hanson – Nancy Ann (Young) Shave 85, a longtime resident of Hanson, died Monday July 16 after a brief illness. She is the beloved wife of Robert L. Shave. Prior to her retirement, Nancy had worked many years in the office of Ocean Spray Cranberry. She had enjoyed researching her family genealogy and was an avid quilter. In addition to her husband Robert, she is survived by her loving sons Bradford Shave of Virginia, Kenton Shave and his wife Ellen of Brockton, Prescott Shave and his wife Arlene of Avon and Jamison Shave and his wife Mindi of Bridgewater, her siblings Douglas Young and his wife Judith of Lakeville and…

  • Lawrence

    Albertine Moquin

    Haverhill, MA – Albertine R. (Chagnon) Moquin, 102, a former longtime resident of Smith St., died July 16, 2018, at Haverhill Crossings. Born in Haverhill, daughter of the late Napoleon and Marie (Samson) Chagnon, she attended Saint Joseph Grammar…

  • Lawrence

    Francis Walsh

    North Andover, MA – Francis “Frank” Xavier Walsh, 84 years young, of North Andover, Mass., and formerly of Andover, Mass., died peacefully on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at the High Pointe House, Haverhill, Mass., surrounded by his wife and…

  • Lawrence

    Joseph Henrick Sr.

    North Andover, MA – Joseph E. Henrick Sr., of North Andover, Mass., passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at the Steward Holy Family Hospital in Methuen. Born in Lawrence, Joseph was educated in the Lawrence Schools. He had worked as a truck…

  • Lawrence

    Lucien Grammont

    Haverhill, MA – Lucien Grammont, 94, of Haverhill, passed away on July 14, 2018, at the Mary Immaculate Nursing and Restorative Center in Lawrence. He was born in Bidderford, Maine, on Feb. 27, 1924, to the late Oliva and Veled (Cote) Grammont….

  • Lawrence

    Carol Pincince

    Londonderry, NH – Carol Ann Pincince, 76, of Londonderry, N.H., is finally at peace. She passed away Monday, July 16, 2018, in the Community Hospice House, Merrimack, N.H., after her hard-fought battle with her health. She was born on February 11,…

  • Lawrence

    Sandra Cook

    Haverhill – Sandra M. “Moochie” Cook, 39, passed away on Sunday, July 15, at Lahey Clinic in Burlington with her loving family by her side. Born in Haverhill, she was the beloved daughter of John J. and Margaret L. (Mitchell) Cook. She…

  • Lawrence

    Bernard Cyr

    Salem, NH – Bernard “Bernie” Paul Cyr, 65 of Salem, N.H., peacefully passed away on July 16, 2018, at his home in Salem, N.H., surrounded by his loving family. Bernie was born on October 29, 1952, in Lawrence, Mass., to the late Annette…

  • Lawrence

    Yvonne (Vaillancourt) Denis

    Salem, NH – Yvonne (Vaillancourt) Denis, 91, of Salem, N.H., passed away on July 13, 2018, surrounded by her family. Yvonne was born in Old Town, Maine, on May 4, 1927, to the late Thomas and Louise (King) Vaillancourt. Yvonne, along with her…

  • Lawrence

    Georgia (Anestis) Contos

    North Andover – Georgia (Anestis) Contos, age 90, passed away July 14, 2018. She was the wife of the late Christopher H. Contos, and daughter of the late Emmanuel and Areti (Stefanidhis) Anestis. She was born in North Cambridge, attended schools…

  • Lawrence

    Michael Kaddy

    Haverhill – Michael B. Kaddy, 53, passed away July 1, 2018, at Steward Holy Family Hospital in Methuen. Born in Portsmouth, N.H., he was the son of the late Bedford O. Kaddy Jr. and Mary E. (Lalonde) Coleman, of Lebanon, Maine. Raised and educated…

  • Malden

    Jakeuderm Bernadin 7/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA

    Jakeuderm Bernadin, age 23, of Somerville, passed away suddenly in Malden on July 8, 2018. Son of Jacques and Eunide (Byas) Bernadin. Visiting hours will be held at the Philadelphie SDA Church 525 Main St. Malden on Sunday July 29, 2018 from 8 – 10 am, followed by funeral services from 10 am until 12 noon. Interment will then follow at Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.

  • Natick

    Eleanor “Ellie” (Barnicle) Demma 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Eleanor “Ellie” (Barnicle) Demma, 77, of Ashland, died Monday July 16 2018 at the Mariam Boyd Parlin Residence in Wayland. She was the beloved wife of Robert Edward Demma Sr. sharing 59 years of marriage. A resident of Ashland for 60 years. She was born in Natick, the daughter of the late William and Doris (Malone) Barnicle. Ellie’s life was a testament of total dedication and unconditional love and support of her family. At eighth grade she lovingly took on the enormous responsibly of caring for her ailing mother. She married and raised her children and helped care for her grandchildren with the same effort and devotion. Christmas and other…

  • Taunton

    Ann Marie Andrade 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Raynham,MA / Taunton,MA

    In Raynham, July 16, 2018, Ann Marie Andrade, Age 50, passed away unexpectedly in her home. Ann is survived by her husband Dennis Andrade. She was born in Taunton, the daughter of Frederick & Lucille (Racine) Sposini of Raynham. Ann resided all her life in Raynham, attended Raynham schools and graduated from Bridgewater-Raynham High School. Ann enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She leaves her beloved children, Russell Paiva of East Taunton, Jon Sellars of Attleboro and Julianna Andrade of Taunton. Ann also leaves her sisters Lisa Bagge and her husband Jeffrey of Taunton and Angela Sposini of Raynham. She also leaves her nieces Sierra Shivers and Emily…

  • Taunton

    Antonio P. Elisio 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Quincy,MA / Taunton,MA

    In Quincy, July 17, 2018 Antonio P. Elisio, Age 55, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family following a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife Deborah (Lynes) Elisio of Quincy. Antonio was born in Santa Maria in the Azores, the son of the late Jose & Dinora (Aguiar) Elisio. Antonio had resided in Quincy the past 18 years and was formerly of Taunton. He was employed as a baker for Dunkin Donuts for 40 years. Antonio enjoyed going to the beach, fishing, all sports, especially the New England Patriots and above all loved spending time with family and friends, and his granddaughter Allison. He leaves his…

  • Tewksbury

    Henry E. Doucette 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA

    Henry E. Doucette …U.S.M.C. Vietnam Veteran TEWKSBURY – Henry E. Doucette, 70, a Vietnam Era Veteran, died unexpectedly at his Carnation Drive residence on Tuesday, July 17, after a long history of medical issues. He was born in Lowell in February 1948, a son of the late Bernard Doucette and Laura (Bradley)(Doucette) Pentz, and raised in Tewksbury, lived in Mesa, Arizona and Chester, Montana, before returning to Tewksbury in 2016. When in better health, he owned an upholstery shop in Tewksbury. He served in the U.S.M.C. during the Vietnam War Era. He leaves three children, Charles Doucette of Westford, Debra Doucette and her partner Vincent Young of CA, Thomas Doucette…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Carl E. Gentile 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Webster,MA

    WEBSTER – Carl E. Gentile, 77, died Monday, July 16, 2018 in Webster Manor. His wife of 50 years, Alice J. (Cormier) Gentile, died in 2014. He leaves a daughter, Jane F. Andreoli and her husband Richard of Webster; 3 grandchildren, Amanda and Felicia Adams and Jessica Beland; 2 great-granddaughters, Charlotte and Riley; a brother, Mark Plouffe of Barre; a sister Joyce Ayik of Worcester; nephews and nieces. He also leaves his beloved dog Bo. He was born and raised in Worcester, a son of Angelo and Eva (Wellin) Gentile. He moved to Webster in 1980. Mr. Gentile worked for many years at Komtek Corporation in Worcester, retiring as a…

  • Wellesley

    Anne M. (Hamwey) Jones 7/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    JONES, Anne M. (Hamwey) Lifelong resident of Wellesley, July 15, 2018. Beloved wife of Robert D. Jones. Sister of Barbara J. Mathew and her husband Baby K. of Portland, ME and the late Jane E. Hamwey. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Anne was a retired employee of R.W. Beck Company of Framingham. Funeral service in the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 477 Washington St., (Rt.16) WELLESLEY, Thursday, July 19 at 12 noon. Visitation prior to service from 11 am to 12 noon. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Wellesley. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Anne’s memory to the American Heart Association,…

  • Weymouth

    Karen Hochstrasser 7/13/2018 12:00:00 AM South Weymouth,MA / Scituate,MA

    Karen Hochstrasser, age 65, of Scituate and formerly of Weymouth passed away on July 13, 2018. Karen was born, raised, and educated in S. Weymouth. Although she spent much of her life in Weymouth, she also lived in Scituate the last several years. She enjoyed collecting various objects including stuffed animals and dolls. She also enjoyed movies, shopping, crafts, and going to church. Karen is survived by her siblings Donna L. Hochstrasser of Georgia, Ross Hochstrasser and his wife Joyce of Whitman, and David Hochstrasser and his wife Mary of Quincy. Karen is also survived by her nieces and nephews; Wayne, Dawn Marie, Paula, Erich, and Alex. Relatives and friends…

  • Whitman

    Virginia “Ginny” M. (Lopes) Kearney 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Whitman,MA / Hanson,MA

    Virginia “Ginny” M. (Lopes) Kearney, 85 of Whitman, MA beloved wife of Robert Kearney, passed away at home on July 17, 2018 after a brief illness. Ginny was a former longtime resident of Hanson, MA. Born in Oak Bluff, MA in 1933 she was the eldest daughter of Frank and Rose Lopes. She graduated from Tisbury High School in 1951. After graduation she moved to Boston where she worked at Shawmut Bank before settling down to raise her family. Ginny was an avid gardener and loved dancing and traveling. She was an active member of St. Joseph the Worker Church in Hanson since 1968. Ginny married Bob in 2009 and…

  • Winchester

    Edward Dillon Fitzgerald, Jr. 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Winchester,MA / Stuart,FL

    Edward Dillon Fitzgerald Jr. “Fitzie” died peacefully on July 16, 2018 in Stuart, Florida. He was a lifelong resident of Winchester Massachusetts, attended St. Mary’s Elementary School and graduated from Winchester High School class of 1957. He was a local builder, member of the Elks Lodge and loved tennis, golf and hockey. Fitzie leaves his wife of 58 years Jean Elliott Fitzgerald, WHS Class of 1958, and his four children; Laura, Karen, Amy, and Ted, and eight grandchildren; Maya Mary, Dillon, Danny, Cameron, Audrey, Edward and Faye. He will be missed. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Treasure Coast Hospice Foundation https://treasurehealth.org/foundation. Funeral Arrangements will be announced…

  • Winthrop

    Helen Chiulli

    View Helen Chiulli Helen M. Chiulli of Walden St., Winthrop passed away at the Winthrop Place on July 16, 2018. She was 81 years old. Born in Boston she was the beloved daughter of the late Angelina (Puopolo) and Joseph Flammia. A resident of East Boston for several years she has been a resident of Winthrop for over 61 years. Prior to her retirement she was employed as a Customer Service Representative for Metropolitan Credit Union. She was the devoted wife of the late Luciano “Lou” Chiu…

  • Winthrop

    Frances M. (Killen) DAWSON 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Winthrop,MA

    DAWSON, Frances M. (Killen), of Winthrop, passed away on July 17, 2018. She was 89 years old. Beloved wife of the late Leo E. Dawson Sr. Born in Lawrence, MA, she was the daughter of the late Albert F. and Anna Marie (Poremba) Killen. Devoted mother of Leo E. Dawson Jr and his wife Patricia of West Chester, PA, Christine A. Dawson of Waldwick, NJ, Mary Gail F. Clucas and her husband John of Winthrop, Johanne S. Pino and her husband Frank Jr. of Winthrop, James F. Dawson and Jennifer Campellone of Winthrop and Joseph A. Dawson and his wife Julie of Tewksbury. Adored grandmother of Kelly, Brendan, Colleen, Shannon,…

  • Worcester County

    Vincent Sabacinski 7/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Vincent W. Sabacinski, 88, of Worcester died in his home on Saturday, July 7, 2018. He is survived by his sister, Irene Johnson and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He is predeceased by six brothers, Anthony, Michael, Walter, Joseph, John and Benjamin and two sisters, Josephine Jakubowski and Genevieve Yankus. He was born in Worcester a son of Joseph W. and Mariana (Kasprzak) Sabacinski. Mr. Sabacinski retired from Anderson Brush Company after many years. He later worked as a care taker for Our Lady of Czestochowa Church and St. Mary’s Schools. He was a Korean War Veteran serving in the US Army. He was a member of Our Lady of…

  • Worcester County

    Eileen D. Cooper, 91 7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester: Eileen D. (Boutin) Cooper, 91, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in UMASS Memorial Medical Center- Memorial Campus surrounded by her loving family. Her husband of 62 years, Victor A. Cooper predeceased her in 2012. She leaves two sons- Wayne and his wife Gina Cooper of Shrewsbury and Gary Cooper of Worcester; a daughter- Deborah and her husband David Rushton of Windham, NH; four grandchildren- Matthew and Kyle Rushton and Emily and Katie Cooper; 7 brothers ; a sister; and many nieces and nephews. Eileen was born in New York, daughter of the late Ernest and Anna (LeClaire) Boutin. Her passion in life was cooking and baking…

  • Worcester County

    Gediminas Stumbras, 90 7/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester: Gediminas “Gedi” J. Stumbras, 90, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 14, 2018 in Oakdale Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family. He leaves his wife Mary Jane (Mischitelli) Stumbras and his grandson Akeem Ceffalo, whom he raised since age 3; a son- Renato Stumbras of Westminster; 2 daughters- Danute Marcella Swan and her husband Robert of Paxton and Irena Stumbras of Worcester; a stepson Mark Ceffalo and his wife Liz; a stepdaughter Maria Blatz and her husband Joseph; 11 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; a sister- Janina Sussnys of FL’ and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister Regina Penaloza and by his stepdaughter Michele Ceffalo. Gedi…

  • Worcester County

    Peter Iwanow 7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / Leominster,MA

    Peter Iwanow, 84 of Worcester died peacefully on Monday, July 16, 2018 with his family at his side in St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester. He is survived by his loving wife of fifty-seven years, Irene (Pothier) Iwanow; his children, John Iwanow and his wife Stephanie of Oxford, MA, Catherine Brashear and her husband Gregory of Newmarket, NH; his grandchildren, whom he loved very much, Robert and James Iwanow, Emily and Danielle Brashear. Peter was born in the small Russian village of Sohawchawa to his parents, Wawara and Ivan Iwanow. He had two sisters, Newshka and Vera and older brothers, Sergae and Wasil. Peter survived the harsh conditions of childhood in Russia…

  • Worcester County

    David S. Habercom, 77 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester: David Stewart Habercom passed away on July 17, 2018 of complications from heart failure. Born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee to the late Guy and Nell Habercom, he attended Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio, and graduated from Guilford College in Greensboro, N.C. He later received a Masters Degree in Creative Writing from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop. He was an English professor for ten years at Delta Community College in Michigan. Later, he worked as a free-lance writer in Knoxville, Tennessee, and for the University of Tennessee. He moved to Lowell, Massachusetts in 2014 to pursue a career in photography, which had been a life-long passion. He loved the artist communities…

  • Worcester County

    Christine M. Sandberg, 71 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Christine M. (Shliapa) Sandberg, 71, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Rose Monahan Hospice surrounded by her husband and two daughters after being unexpectedly stricken ill at home in June. Christine leaves her husband of 52 years, Richard M. Sandberg, two daughters, Melissa Haddad and her husband Richard of Hubbardston, Allyson Sandberg-Martin of Rutland, three grandchildren, Kathleen, Lauren and Brody, as well as many cousins, nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her mother, Mary E. Winsky in March of 2018, her step-father, Steven Winsky, her father, Walter F. Shliapa and her brother, Walter F. Shliapa, Jr. Christine was born in Worcester, and graduated from Commerce High…

  • New Bedford

    Phyllis D. Picard, 71

    PICARD: of New Bedford, July 17, 2018, Phyllis D., 71. Wife of the late Kenneth Picard. Visiting hours Friday 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at ROCK FUNERAL HOME, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford followed by burial at 2 p.m. in MA National Cemetery, Bourne. Visit www.rock-funeralhome.com.

  • New Bedford

    Joseph A. Cormier Jr., 87

    Joseph A. Cormier, Jr. (Pete) age 87, died unexpectedly after a fall on July 12, 2018.Pete was born in New Bedford, MA on January 28, 1931. He served in the US Navy from 1948 to 1956. He served in the USAF from 1957 to 1968. He was stationed in Japan (USS Leyte), Italy, Korea, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico and New Hampshire. He retired from the Dover, NH USPS in 1996 and lived in Port Orange, FL and Dover, NH.Pete enjoyed travel, fishing, reading, gardening and dining out with […]

  • New Bedford

    Earl B. Parker, 87

    WILMINGTON, NC — Earl B. Parker, 87, of Supply, NC passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at the New Hanover Regional Hospital in Wilmington, NC. He was the husband of the late Eleanor B. (Schroder) Parker.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Ralph and Beatrice (Carreau) Parker, he grew up in Fairhaven and was a graduate of Fairhaven High School and the New Bedford Textile Institute now UMass Dartmouth. Mr. Parker was a resident of the Lockwood Folly Golf Community in Supply, North […]

  • New Bedford

    Dorothy M. Bush, 93

    WEST HARWICH — Dorothy M. Bush of West Harwich, MA passed away peacefully on July 16, 2018 at Wingate of Harwich. Born in Acushnet, MA on December 6, 1924 and raised in Acushnet, Dorothy was the only child of Earle T. and Marjorie F. Cory. Dorothy graduated from New Bedford High School in 1942 and then went to work on the advertising staff of the New Bedford Standard Times. As many of the “greatest generation” Dorothy enlisted in the U.S. Navy as a W.A.V.E on Navy Day, October 27, […]