• Worcester County

    Kevin D. Wheeler 7/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester – Kevin D. Wheeler, 66, of Worcester and a retired Worcester Firefighter died peacefully on Wednesday, July 25th in the Rose Monahan Hospice Residence after a battle with cancer. Kevin is survived by his son, Shane M. Wheeler and his wife Katherine of Worcester; 3 grandchildren, Dominic T. Pope, Jack M. Wheeler and Zoey M. Wheeler; his former wife, Karen (Rigiero) Wheeler; two sisters, Nora Wheeler of Worcester and Susan Johnson of Florida and many nephews and nieces. Kevin was born in Worcester, son of the late Wilfred and Dorothy (Becker) Wheeler and is also predeceased by three brothers and a sister, Phillip Wheeler, John Wheeler, Michael Wheeler and…

  • Wilmington

    Rocco V. “Chuck” DePasquale, Jr.

    Rocco V. DePasquale, Jr., “Chuck”, age 59, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly on July 25th, 2018.  Beloved husband of Denise (Foley) DePasquale of Wilmington, loving father of Samantha & Lauren DePasquale of Wilmington, son of the late Rocco and Rita (Lydon) DePasquale, dear brother of Mark DePasquale & his wife Christine of Salem, NH, Mary-Jo Cann, Regina LeBlanc & her husband Chris all of Wilmington and the late Matthew DePasquale survived by his wife Jane of Florida, son-in-law of James Foley & his wife Janet of North Andover and Judy Foley of Wilmington, brother-in-law of Stephen Foley & his wife Dorothy, Marcia Vozzella & her husband Stephen, Donald Foley &…

  • Gloucester

    Peabody, MA – George J. Stroma…

    Peabody, MA – George J. Stroman, 95, of Peabody, formerly of Rockport, MA, husband of the late Catherine Teresa (O’Toole) Stroman, passed away peacefully in the late afternoon of Tuesday, July 24, 2018 in the Rosewood Nursing Home in Peabody, after a brief illness. He was born in Boston, on October 1, 1922, the son of the late Harley and Anna (Hanrahan) Stroman. George grew up in Malden, MA and graduated from Malden High School with the Class of 1940. He continued his education at the Boston Architectural Center and took evening classes at Wentworth Institute of Technology. His career as an architectural draftsman included associations with several companies including…

  • Salem

    BEVERLY – Mr. James T. Horgan,…

    BEVERLY – Mr. James T. Horgan, 98, of Beverly, formerly of Worcester and Nice, France, beloved husband of the late Claire Simone (Catherine) Horgan passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, in Beverly, with his son by his side. Born in Worcester, he was the son of the late James R. and Julia Agnes (Rice) Horgan. Raised and educated in Worcester, he attended Worcester Public Schools and was a graduate of Worcester’s Classical High School. James continued his education at the University of Notre Dame. His education at Notre Dame began in 1941, but was interrupted in June 1943 when he enlisted in the Army to serve in WWII.…

  • Salem

    Marblehead, MA – Peter T. McCu…

    Marblehead, MA – Peter T. McCusker passed away quietly at his home in New Bedford, MA on June 4th. Peter was born to Walter E and Mary Elizabeth “Betty” (Rafferty) McCusker in Arlington, on September 10, 1964. Peter lost his beloved mother in 1973 and was blessed when Walter married Barbara Ann (Weston) Lally in 1982. Barbara and her son, Michael Lally, encouraged Peter’s fashion sense and keen eye by taking him on buying trips for their store, the dancer’s partner of Salem, Mass. Peter took this knowledge with him to Chamberlain School of Retailing graduating in 1983 and going on to buy for many well known companies throughout the…

  • Salem

    William Walczak

    Middleton – William “Bill” V. Walczak, 84, of Middleton, passed away Monday evening, July 23, 2018 at Beverly Hospital in Beverly. Born in Chelsea, son of the late William and Laura (Zabierek) Walczak. Surviving him are, Dawna Tremblay and her husband Jack, Kathy Lovett, Kimberly Murphy and her husband, Kevin and Joann Landers and her husband Tom and Jack Walczak and his wife, Patty. Bill also has twelve grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. In addition, Bill is survived by his sister Ilona Wronski and her husband Frank. He was also the father of the late Roberta Jeanne Walczak. He was also the beloved long term companion of the late Angela…

  • Salem

    Peabody, MA – Mercy (Magulas) …

    Peabody, MA – Mercy (Magulas) Baletsa, 89, of Peabody died peacefully at her residence on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 with her family at her side. She was the wife of the late Themistocles Baletsa. She was born in Lynn, on November 27, 1928, the daughter of the late Gerosimos and Eugenia (Georgeson) Magulas and was raised and educated there graduating from Lynn Classical High School in 1946. She had resided in Peabody for the past 63 years. Mercy had been a secretary at the Raytheon Company plant in Andover for over 15 years prior to her retirement. She was a member of St. Vasilios Church in Peabody. She is survived…

  • Salem

    Henderson, NV – It is with gre…

    Henderson, NV – It is with great sadness that the family of George Joseph Dyer announces his passing after a lengthy illness, on Tuesday July 25th, 2018, at the age of 86 years. A native of Beverly, Mass., George resided in the Stockton Springs, Bucksport, and Dexter, Maine area for many years before returning to Beverly. He eventually retired to New Braunfels, Texas before relocating to Henderson, Nevada. George will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 68 years, Maxine, and his children Genna (Bert), Kevin (Kim), Wendy (Stephen) and Chris (Nicki). George will be forever remembered as “Pappi” by his 14 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. George was predeceased by…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Richard Alan Badger …

    Beverly – Richard Alan Badger passed away on Sunday July 22, 2018 seven months after losing the love of his life and wife of 67 years Marion Teresa Badger. Richard was born on April 25, 1930 in Lynn. He was the son of William Lawrence Badger and Lillian (Tinkham) Badger and brother of Natalie Bacheller. He graduated from Lynn English High School in 1948. Richard was the youngest Eagle Scout, at the time, in Massachusetts. He lived by the Scout Law being Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, and Reverent. He never forgot to do a good turn daily. Richard graduated from Northeastern University, his…

  • Salem

    Tewksbury – formerly of Glouce…

    Tewksbury – formerly of Gloucester and Peabody, passed away on July 25th, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Barbara (Mackay) Gibson, loving father of Christopher Gibson and his wife, Kerry of Tewksbury and the late Donna Astroff, cherished “Grandpa” of Elisabeth Gibson of Tewksbury, son of the late Leonard and Harriett (Hickman) Gibson, dear brother of the late Elizabeth Gibson. William is also survived by many relatives and friends. Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rt. 62) Wilmington, for a funeral on Tuesday, July 31st, at 9 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave.,…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Edward Elliott Clark…

    Beverly – Edward Elliott Clark, 90, of Wenham, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at the Lynn Home for Elderly Persons in Lynn. Beloved husband of the late Francella Keah-Tigh, he was the Son of the late Arthur and Annie (Bryant) Clark. He graduated from Beverly High School, Class of 1947. Edward was a veteran of the Korean War serving as a corporal in the Army. On the GI Bill, he graduated with a degree in chemistry from the University of Oklahoma in 1960. He worked as a science teacher for 25 years in the Danvers public school system. He was involved in Drum Corps for over 75 years…

  • Salem

    Marblehead – Christopher J. Ra…

    Marblehead – Christopher J. Raimo, 63, of Marblehead, died unexpectedly on July 21, 2018. He was the son of the late John C. and Henrietta (McGhee) Raimo. Chris attended Star of the Sea Grammar School, Marblehead High School, and was a graduate of Mansfield Academy. He retired in 2016 from Massachusetts General Hospital where he managed the dermatology department. Chris was a lifelong resident of Marblehead who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He is survived by his nephews, John M. Raimo of Marblehead, and Nolan P. Raimo of Austin, TX; his sister-in-law, Paulette Raimo of Marblehead; and his aunts, Martha McGhee of Peabody, and Marion McGhee of…

  • Newburyport

    Booneville, AR – Cori Lyn Harr…

    Booneville, AR – Cori Lyn Harrington, 44, of Booneville, Arkansas, previously of Amesbury, Massachusetts, passed away July 21, 2018. She was born August 17, 1973, in Newburyport, Mass., the daughter of Bonita Arlene (Bailey) Harrington and the late Michael Bernard Harrington, Jr. Cori grew up in Amesbury and was a graduate of Amesbury High School. After graduating from Vista College in Fort Smith, Arkansas she was employed at Sparks Clinic Family Practice and was excited about beginning her new career as a certified medical assistant. Cori was passionate in the care of her animals and tending to her vegetable garden. She enjoyed hunting and riding her 4-Wheeler to the creek…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Albert “Bert” Da…

    Newburyport – Albert “Bert” Damon Jr. died peacefully on July 24th at Country Manor in Newburyport. At the time of his death, he was lovingly surrounded by his wife Sylvia, his three children, and his grandchildren. Bert was born on April 19th, 1939 in New York City to the late Albert and Roberta Damon. He grew up in Andover, Massachusetts and was the oldest of three children, predeceased by his brother Kent Damon and survived by brother Glenn Damon and his wife Diane of Andover. At Andover High School, Bert blazed a trail of athletic achievement for his brothers to follow. He was a four-sport letterman who excelled in football,…

  • New Bedford

    Alice G. Giammalvo, 91

    NEW BEDFORD — Alice G. (Muir) Giammalvo, 91, of New Bedford died July 25, 2018 peacefully at Sippican Healthcare Center. She was the wife of the late James J. Giammalvo. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Philippe and Marianne (Boucher) Muir, she lived in New Bedford all of her life summering in Mattapoisett.Mrs. Giammalvo was a communicant of Holy Name of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish. She helped her late husband and her sons at the family business, Giammalvo’s […]

  • New Bedford

    Abel A. Gaspar, 92

    DARTMOUTH — Abel A. Gaspar, 92, of Dartmouth passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of Agnes (Barboza) Gaspar; they had been married for 70 years.Born in Dartmouth, the son of the late Arnold and Rose (dePonte) Gaspar, he lived in Dartmouth for most of his life.Mr. Gaspar was formerly employed as the manager of National Silver Company until his retirement.During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy.He is survived […]

  • Newton

    Irene Renee (Freedman) Sallen

    Irene Renee Sallen of Brookline, passed away peacefully in her home, her beloved husband of 70 years, Michael, by her side, on July 26, 2018. Cherished mother of Judith, Bruce, Amy, and also of Roy who predeceased her. Loving Mother-in-law of Desiree and Judy. She will be missed by her grandchildren, Harry and George and his wife Ceira. She is survived by her brother Irwin Freedman and her sister Leona Glaser. Predeceased by her siblings Muriel Margolis and Louis Freedman. She will be remembered by her many nieces and nephews, as well as by the hundreds of students she taught as a visual arts teacher in the Boston Public Schools.…

  • Wilmington

    William C. Gibson

    William C. Gibson, age 92, of Tewksbury, formerly of Gloucester and Peabody, passed away on July 25th, 2018.  Bill grew up in Gloucester, MA, and Graduated from Gloucester High School. After high school he enlisted with the Army Air Corps where he was sent to Japan during WWII. As he was on the ship, Japan surrendered and he became a part of the peace-keeping force. When he returned home to the United States he enrolled at Boston University and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations. Shortly after graduating from college Bill had the fortune to become reacquainted with a young Lady, Barbara Mackay, who grew up down the street…

  • Falmouth

    Raymond W. Magill

    Colonel Raymond W. Magill Sr., 88, of Scituate, who leaves family in Falmouth, died July 24 at Royal Megansett Nursing & Rehabilitation in North Falmouth.

  • Newton

    Amy Valor Meselson

      Amy Valor Meselson, of New York, NY, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018. Beloved daughter of Matthew Meselson and Sarah Page Meselson. Dear step-daughter of Jeanne Guillemin Meselson, William Emerson III and Arthur Podaras. Loving sister of Zoë Forbes and her husband Brian Forbes, Rob, Jen (Lundgren) and John Guillemin, Paola, Isabel, and William Emerson IV. Proud aunt of Jacob, Samuel and Jesse Forbes, and Claire and Julia Guillemin.Amy leaves many more relatives, close friends and colleagues who loved and admired her including Nina, James, Mikaela, Joe, Dara, Howie and too many more to name here. Amy grew up in Cambridge, MA and attended Buckingham, Brown & Nichols…

  • Newton

    Nancy Shyavitz Holczer

        Nancy Shyavitz Holczer, 68, of Newton left this world surrounded by her loving family on July 25, after a courageous bout with cancer.  She was an amazing wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Geoffrey Holczer, her son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Meredith Holczer, her daughter and son-in-law, Julia and Eric Smookler, her grandchildren – Emily Holczer, Dean Smookler and Zack Smookler, her sister Linda Shyavitz and her nephew Jonah Abrams.Nancy’s professional legacy as a social worker spanned four decades dedicated to helping children and families overcome challenges.  She spent over 30 years as director of Newton’s One-to-One program,…

  • Cape Cod

    Woody Price

    DENNIS – Woody Price of Dennis, Massachusetts, passed away after a short illness.Woodruff Murray Price was born on August 6, 1935 in New York City, the second child of Allen Murray Price and Harriette Woodruff Price. His older sister, Cynthia, died in 1968.He attended the Allen Stevenson School in New York, then graduated from the Hotchkiss School in 1953 and Harvard University 1956. He was a lieutenant JG in the Navy and served aboard the USS Bristol DD – 857.Woody […]

  • Cape Cod

    Dorothy ‘Dot’ Skinner, 78

    HARWICH – Dorothy ‘Dot’ Skinner (nee MacRae), 78, formerly of East Hartford, CT and Harwich, MA, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday July 22nd surrounded by her loving family. Born to Dorothy Cole and Forbes MacRae, Dot grew up in East Bridgewater, MA. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School and completed studies at Chandler Secretarial School in Boston, MA. After working and living in Boston, Dot married her husband of 58 years, Lou Skinner, and raised her family in East Hartford, […]

  • Lynn

    Jean P. Vannah, 86

    LARGO, Fla. — Mrs. Jean P. (Cullen) Vannah, age 86, of Largo, Fla., formerly of Lynn, passed away on June 1, 2018 under hospice care. She was the wife of the late Robert E. Vannah. Born in Swampscott on Nov. 2, 1931, she was the daughter of the late James H. and Alma (Gran) Cullen. She was a graduate of Lynn English High School, Class of 1949, attended Salem College in Winston-Salem, N.C. She lived in Lynn for the greater part of her life, and formerly worked at Jeol USA in Peabody. Jean attended Largo Alliance Church and was a member of the Red Hat Society. Jean loved reading, Bingo…

  • Watertown

    Anthony Ayinza

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Anthony Ayinza July 26, 2018 Anthony Able Katabaro Ayinza, entered eternal rest on July 26, 2018. He was the beloved son of the late Joseph and Christine Katabaro. He is survived by his siblings, Carstine Katabaro, and Reb …

  • Belmont,  Waltham

    Juan Gonzalez

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Juan Gonzalez December 05, 1981 – July 26, 2018 Of Revere, passed away Thursday afternoon July 26th, 2018 at the age of 36. Born on December 15, 1981 in Jutiapa, Guatemala; beloved son of Cesar A. Gonzalez and Maria (Elelia) Gonzalez, Juan im …

  • Fall River

    Donna Marie Medeiros

    Donna Marie Medeiros Send Gifts July 26, 2018 Donna Marie Medeiros, 68, of Fall River, passed away on Thursday, July 26, 2018. Born in Fall River, she was a daughter of the View full obituary

  • Barre,  Brookfield,  North Brookfield,  Spencer

    Denise Gianfriddo

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Denise Gianfriddo August 17, 1970 – July 26, 2018 NORTH BROOKFIELD- Denise M. (Erickson) Gianfriddo, 47, passed away on July 26, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Denise was the beloved wife of 24 years to Christopher D. Gianfr …

  • Acton

    Domenick Joseph Nania, Sr.

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Domenick Joseph Nania, Sr. July 26, 2018 Domenick J. Nania, Sr., 86, on July 26, 2018, a long-time resident of Acton, MA, passed away peacefully at home after an extended illness surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Fossato …

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    Teresa Rosenberger

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Teresa Rosenberger December 14, 1942 – July 26, 2018 Rosenberger, Teresa L. (Mitrano) of Arlington, July 26th Beloved wife of the late Paul J. Rosenberger. Loving mother of Kristen of Billerica, Peter and his wife Rhonda of Dover, John and his wi …