• New Bedford

    Edward J. Misiaszek, 75

    FAIRHAVEN — Edward J. Misiaszek, 75 of Fairhaven passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Tufts Medical Center in Boston after a period of declining health. He was the husband of the late Hazel C. (Botelho) Misiaszek.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Adam A. and Doris (Magnant) Misiaszek, he lived most of his life in the city. Ed had worked as a commercial fisherman for over 50 years on various area vessels. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson.He is survived by his […]

  • New Bedford

    Hector Larracuente, 76

    PARRISH, FL — Hector Larracuente, 76, of Parrish, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Hector lived in New Bedford since 1972 to 2004, and worked at Acushnet Company for 29 years; then retired and moved to Parrish Fl.Survived by wife Evelyn Larracuente and three daughters, Jacklyn Ventura, Lynn Larracuente, Debbie Madrid; and five grandchildren.Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 4, 2018 and will be immediately followed by […]

  • New Bedford

    Steven R. Samagaio, 52

    NEW BEDFORD — Steven R. Samagaio, age 52 years of New Bedford, passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018. He was the son of Maria L. (Rocha) Samagaio of New Bedford and the late Augusto Samagaio.Steven was born in New Bedford, MA and worked as a Fisherman for several fishing vessels.He is survived by his children, Drew, Michael and Britney Samagaio; his mother, Maria L. Samagaio; 3 brothers, Augusto R. Samagaio, Clifford R. Samagaio and Nicolas Samagaio; as well as 6 nieces […]

  • New Bedford

    Robert Rocha, 88

    FAIRHAVEN — Robert Rocha, 88, of Fairhaven passed away Monday, July 30, 2018 surrounded by his family at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a period of declining health. He was the husband of 64 years, to Elaine L. (Goulart) Rocha.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Mariano and Margaret (Moniz) Rocha, he grew up in Dartmouth and settled in Fairhaven 64 years ago. Bob served in the Army during the Korean War and was discharged with the rank of Corporal and was the […]

  • New Bedford

    Armando R. Leca, 92

    NEW BEDFORD — Armando Reis Leca, 92, of New Bedford passed away, Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Care One of New Bedford. He was the husband of Honorina (Camara) Leca with whom he shared 62 years of marriage.Born in Ginetes, Sao Miguel, Portugal, he was the son of the late Francisco d’Assis Ferraz Bettencourt Leca and Maria (Furtado) Leca.Educated in Portugal, Armando immigrated to the United States in October of 1968. He worked for the United States Airforce for 22 years […]

  • New Bedford

    Cecile St. Germain, 89

    FALL RIVER — Cecile (Magnant) St. Germain, 89, of Fall River, wife of the late Leon St. Germain, peacefully passed away Monday, July 30, 2018, at Hathaway Manor in New Bedford.She leaves three children, Renee T. Gaydou and her husband Raymond of Dartmouth, MA, Jeanne E. Freve and her husband Paul of Hudson, MA and Leon R. St. Germain and his wife Kathleen of Rehoboth, MA; six grandchildren, Rochelle, Jonathan, Julie, Rebecca, Crystal and Leon; and many great-grandchildren. […]

  • Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Doris A. Collin

    Doris A. Collin March 19, 1940 – July 28, 2018 Doris A. Collin,78, formerly of Mendon St., Blackstone passed peacefully on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Lydia Taft Nu… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Fall River

    Cecile (Magnant) St. Germain

    Cecile (Magnant) St. Germain December 21, 1928 – July 30, 2018 Cecile (Magnant) St. Germain, 89, of Fall River, wife of the late Leon St. Germain, peacefully passed away Monday, Jul… View Details

  • Fall River

    Susan K. Silver 7/31/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA / Swansea,MA

    FALL RIVER – Susan K. (Wujcik) Silver of Swansea, age 70, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Palumbo) Wujcik. Prior to retirement she worked as a Health Unit Coordinator at St. Luke’s Hospital. Susan loved to spend time with family and friends, especially going to the casino. Susan is survived by her loving companion of 44 years to Kenneth A. Correia; her children Christopher Silver (wife Sherry) of Hampton, NH and Kerry Silver of Fall River; siblings Henry “Hank” Wujcik of AZ and Jacqueline Raposa of NH; grandchildren Quintin & Evan Carvalho and…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Eleanor R. Lane (Carlo) Cook

      Eleanor R. Lane (Carlo) Cook January 5, 1929 – July 30, 2018 Eleanor “Molly” Lane Cook age 89 died July 30, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones. Eleanor was born January 5, 1929 in East Boston, Ma. to Nicholas and Rose Carlo. She was preceded in death by her son Robert Lane, both her husbands Samuel Lane and Chester Cook, 11 siblings, and her loving companion of 26 years, Charlie Keefe. “Molly” was well known for her generosity and loving kindness to all those around her. She ran the Way…

  • Lawrence

    Gordon Watkins

    East Kingston, NH – Gordon T. Watkins, 75, of East Kingston, and formerly of Plaistow, died July 29, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Born, raised, and educated in Daysland, Province of Alberta, Canada, he was the son of the…

  • Lawrence

    Catalina (Bermejo) Soriano

    Methuen – Catalina F. (Bermejo) Soriano, 91, of Methuen, passed away at Boston Medical Center on July 30, 2018, surrounded by her devoted family. She was born to the late Manuel and Catalina Bermejo on July 7, 1927, in Peru. Catalina enjoyed…

  • Lawrence

    Eleanor Espinola

    Andover, MA – Eleanor C. Espinola, 94, of Andover, MA, died Friday, July 27, 2018, at her home in Andover. Beloved mother to Mark Espinola, Rosemary Woods, and the late Alvin Espinola and his surviving wife Cynthia of Andover, Mass. She…

  • Lawrence

    Maria Laird

    Salem, NH – Maria Ortiz Laird, 103, of Salem, N.H., passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at her home. Born on December 11, 1914, in Uruguay, Maria Ortiz was one of 14 children, the daughter of a prominent farmer; she lost her mother at an early…

  • Lawrence

    Frank S. Incropera

    North Andover – Frank S. Incropera, 91, of North Andover passed away Monday, July 30, 2018, at Sutton Hill Center in North Andover. He was born in Lawrence on August 29, 1926, to the late Santo and Jennie (Messineo) Incropera. A U.S. veteran,…

  • Lawrence

    Joseph E. Joaquim, Jr.

    Derry, NH – Joseph E. Joaquim, Jr., 94, of Derry, N.H. died peacefully Sunday, July 29th at Pleasant Valley Nursing Home. He was born and educated in Lawrence, MA, the son of the late Aurora and Jose Joaquim. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy…

  • Lawrence

    William McCarthy

    Dale City, VA – William “Brian” McCarthy, age 76, of Dale City, Va., passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Son of Frank and Laura (O’Brien) McCarthy, and older brother of Duke McCarthy. For 50 years, a beloved husband to his…

  • Lawrence

    Carole A. (Jesses) Ferland 7/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Lawrence,MA / Dracut,MA / Methuen,MA / Lowell,MA

    Carole A. Ferland, 66, of Lawrence passed away peacefully on July 27, 2018, after a challenging battle with brain cancer. She was a long time employee of the Internal Revenue Service. She loved camping at Sebago Lake in Maine. From campfires to kayaking to fishing, it was her favorite place to be. She was the wife of Roland J. Ferland and daughter of Wilfred A. Jesses, who have both passed away. Carole is survived by many. Her mother is Mildred M. Jesses of Andover, MA. Her oldest daughter and full time caregiver is Alyssa A. Ferland, of Lawrence, MA. Her youngest daughter is Natalie A. Houlihan of Rumford, RI; Natalie’s…


    James L. Griffin 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Leicester,MA

    LEICESTER: James L. Griffin, 69, passed away in his home on Monday, July 30, surrounded by his favorite people, after an unexpected battle with Melanoma Cancer. He adored his wife of 46 years, Ellen M. (Walsh) Griffin, his daughter Heather J. Whitcomb and her husband Scott Whitcomb and their 3 children, Madison, Cameryn and Gavin. Jim leaves behind his beloved sisters Mary MacDonald and her husband Phil of Canton, CT., and Barbara Worsman and her husband Roger of Dennis,MA and his brother John Griffin and his wife Elizabeth of New Mexico, along with numerous nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by a brother Thomas Griffin and sister Julie Horne. Jim…

  • Medford

    Frances E. Phillips 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA

    Frances E. (French) Phillips, 89, of Medford passed away in her daughter’s home on Monday. The daughter of the late John French and Alice (Callahan) French, she had been a Medford resident all her life. Mrs. Phillips was a member of the United Baptist Women of Medford, and the treasurer for her church, and loved to spend time with her family. The widow of Howard W. Phillips Jr., she is survived by one daughter; Laurie and her husband Thomas Stanley of Medford, one son; Howard W. Phillips III and his wife Deborah of Medford, one surviving sister; Sheila and her husband Richard Barry of Medford, five grandchildren; Jessica, John, Julia,…

  • Natick

    Kenneth V. Parker 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Kenneth V. Parker of Natick, passed away Monday, July 30, 2018. Born in Worcester, MA, he was the oldest of six children of the late Kenneth N. Parker and Ethel G. (Sawtell) Parker, loving husband for 49 yrs to the late Louise Beverly (Marsh) Parker and brother of the late David Parker. In 1948, he graduated Natick High School and joined the Massachusetts Army National Guard. He served as Master Sergeant in 26th Reconnaissance Company, 26th (Yankee) Infantry Division until honorably discharged in May of 1956. In his younger years Kenneth was a bowler frequenting the Fairway in Natick. He was a hard worker with strong work ethic. He also…

  • Needham

    Lucy (Coppola) Valente 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    VALENTE, Lucy (Coppola) Of Needham, July 30, 2018 in her 100th year. Beloved wife of the late Orazio A. “Harry/Scotty” Valente. Loving mother of Patricia Accetta and her husband Louie of Needham, and Thomas Valente and his wife Kelly of Boston. Grandmother of Scotty and his wife Emily, Chris and his wife Christina, Kristen and her husband Jimmy, Casey, and Brian. Sister of the late Theresa Voci, Joseph Coppola, Josephine Catalano, Sally Carpilio, and Rosie Ferraro. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Lucy was an extraordinary mother, grandmother, and devout catholic. She was a longtime parishioner of St. Bartholomew’s Church. Most of all she enjoyed her family. Lucy was…

  • New Bedford

    Darryl Creer 7/26/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Darryl Creer, 58, of Fall River, formerly of New Bedford, passed away Thursday July 26, 2018. A visitation will be held on Thursday August 2, 2018 from 3-7 PM at the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford. A repass will follow at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Fort Phoenix Post, 109 MIddle St., Fairhaven. A second visitation will be held on Friday August 3, 2018 from 4-7 PM with a funeral service to follow from 7-9 PM at the Ortiz Funeral Home, 2121 Westchester Ave., Bronx, New York 10462. On Saturday August 4, 2018, a short viewing will be held from 9-10 AM at the Ortiz Funeral…

  • New Bedford

    Steven R. Samagaio 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    NEW BEDFORD – Steven R. Samagaio, age 52 years of New Bedford, passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018. He was the son of Maria L. (Rocha) Samagaio of New Bedford and the late Augusto Samagaio. Steven was born in New Bedford, MA and worked as a Fisherman for several fishing vessels. He is survived by his children, Drew, Michael and Britney Samagaio; his mother, Maria L. Samagaio; 3 brothers, Augusto R. Samagaio, Clifford R. Samagaio and Nicolas Samagaio; as well as 6 nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be Friday evening from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Cremation will follow. Arrangements placed in the care of Perry Funeral Home 111…

  • Raynham

    Helen G. Howlett 7/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Raynham,MA

    In Boston, July 29, 2018, Helen G. (Yokell) Howlett. It is with great sadness that the family announces her passing at Brigham & Women’s Hospital at the age of 83. A long time resident of Raynham, Helen is survived and will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 62 years, Roger Howlett. She was born in Boston, her late parents Raymond & Helen (Malloy) Yokell. She was survived by her son and daughter–in-law of Roger & Ann-Marie Howlett of Lakeville, MA; daughter and son-in-law, Lisa & Howard Cathcart of Raynham, MA; and daughter and son-in-law, Valerie & Chris Hoffman of Palm Springs, CA; Sister, Rita Sullivan of Bedford, MA; and…

  • Scituate

    Thomas V. DelZoppo 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA / Scituate,MA

    Thomas V. DelZoppo, 92, of Franklin formerly of Scituate, died July 30 in Milford Regional Medical Center. He was the husband of the late Jean (Swartz) DelZoppo. Born in Nashua, New Hampshire, July 20, 1926, the son of the late Camilla and Philomena (Salviani) DelZoppo, Thomas was raised in Hyde Park and had lived in Norwood and Scituate before moving to Franklin a month ago. He had been a crane operator for several construction companies. He loved the beach, the ocean and gardening. Mr. DelZoppo served in the Army during World War II attaining the rank of Corporal. He is survived by his daughter Marie A. DelZoppo and her companion…

  • Southbridge

    Ethel Gorman

    View Ethel Gorman Southbridge Sturbridge…Ethel T. (Cloutier) Gorman, 85, died at home Tuesday, July 31, 2018, after a long illness. Her husband was the late Charles E. Gorman who died in 1989. She is survived by her son Jon Gorman of Fiskdale, and 2 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her daughter Diane (Gorman) Hodgekins of Maine, 3 sisters Rita Kupiec, Anne Marie Laferriere, Vivian Lindsay, and her brother Marc Cloutier. She was born in Southbr…

  • Springfield

    Arthur Lee Kitt

    Arthur Lee Kitt Send Flowers November 19, 1934 – July 20, 2018 Arthur Lee Kitt, 83, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2018. He was born in West Palm Beach, FL on November 19, 1934 to the View full obituary

  • Springfield

    Shamara Nicole Glass

    Shamara Nicole Glass Send Flowers November 02, 1984 – July 01, 2018 Shamara Nicole Glass, of Springfield, MA, gained her angel wings on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at the age of 33. Shamara was in the View full obituary

  • Stoughton

    Sabrina T. Kelly 7/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Stoughton,MA

    Sabrina T. (Podlaski) Kelly age 40 of Brockton, died unexpectedly at her home on July 29, 2018. She was the wife of Michael P. Kelly of Stoughton. Sabrina was born in Stoughton and raised in Brockton a daughter of Richard and Julia (McDonald) Podlaski, Sr. of Brockton. A graduate of Brockton High School, she was a stay at home mom devoted to raising her family. In her free time Sabrina enjoyed music and watching movies. She will remembered as being very outgoing and would light up a room with her personality. In addition to her husband and parents Sabrina leaves her three children Matthew Paul Pariseau, Jr. of Brockton, Jason…

  • Taunton

    Lisa M. Kane 7/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    Lisa M. Kane age 59 of Taunton died unexpectedly on Sunday July 29, 2018 at her home. She was the loving wife of James H. Curtis. Lisa was born in Weymouth and raised in Randolph a daughter of Barbara (Bishop) Witty of Brockton and Donald B. Kane Sr. of Easton. For over 20 years she had made her home in Taunton. Lisa had been a bartender at the Billy Club in Taunton for many years. She will be remembered as a very sociable and outgoing lady with a big heart. She was a talented artist and enjoyed calligraphy. Lisa especially enjoyed time with her husband and dog Lucy. Lisa leaves…