• Beverly

    Linda M. Marletta

    Linda M. Marletta February 16, 1950 – August 3, 2018 Beverly – Linda M. (DeLorenzo) Marletta 68, beloved wife of Thomas Marletta, died Friday, August 3, 2018 at the Lahey Me… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Fall River

    Olivette Caron

    Olivette Caron April 11, 1930 – August 4, 2018 Olivette “Yvette” (Berube) Caron, 88, of Fall River, wife of the late Norman R. Caron, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2… View Details

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Antonia Forni

      Antonia Forni March 12, 1924 – July 27, 2018 Antonia Forni of Lexington passed away peacefully on Friday, July 27th surrounded by her loving family. At the request of the family services for Antonia are private. Complete obituary to follow.  

  • Lawrence

    Douglas Mitchell

    Andover – Douglas Foster Mitchell, 77, of Andover, died Tuesday morning, July 31, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born in Fulton, N.Y., March 12, 1941, son of the late Walter F. and Katheryn (Mitchell) Mitchell. Educated in the…

  • Lawrence

    Patricia J. (Keefe) Santos

    Bedford, NH – Patricia J. (Keefe) Santos, 82, of Bedford, N.H., passed away on Monday at Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, N.H. She is predeceased by her parents Helen Fortune and John Keefe, and brother Jack and wife Sofia, and sister Barbara…

  • Lawrence

    Ann Sarkisian

    Haverhill, MA – Ann (Asdadourian) Sarkisian, 93, of Haverhill, Mass., and formerly of South Milwaukee, Wis., passed away on August 2, 2018. She is survived by her daughter Barbara Sarkisian-Arthur and her husband Stephen of Haverhill; and son John…

  • Lawrence

    Howard Bourdelais

    Portsmouth NH – Howard L Bourdelais, 83, of Portsmouth N.H., passed away Monday, July 30, 2018, at home, following a period of failing health. Originally from Andover, Mass., he resided in Atkinson and Raymond, N.H., most of his adult life,…

  • Lawrence

    Charles Coconis

    Tewksbury – Charles Coconis, of Tewksbury, formerly of Methuen, passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018. He was born on May 22, 1929, to Christos and Georgia (Louvaris) Coconis, and was the youngest of six children. He attended Lawrence Public…

  • New Bedford

    Ruth V. J. Holmen 8/2/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Ruth V. J. Holmen, 73, of New Bedford passed away Thursday August 2, 2018 at Sacred Heart Home after a brief illness. Born in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of the late Otto and Ruth H. (Nystrom) Holmen, she lived in Fairhaven and New Bedford for many years. She is survived by her brother, Victor O. Holmen of New Bedford. A graveside service will be held on Monday August 6, 2018 at 1 PM at Rural Cemetery in New Bedford. Visiting hours are omitted. Arrangements are by the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford.

  • Watertown

    Arev Soghomonian 8/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Watertown,MA

    Soghomonian, Arev (Shalian) of Watertown, August 4, 2018. Beloved wife of Jean Soghomonian. Devoted mother of Mino and his wife Brenda and Vivian Warner and her husband Ben. Loving grandmother of Sienna, Ava and Nicholas. Sister of Hampik Shalian and the late Kourken, Vrej and George Shalian. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral service at Saint James Armenian Church, 465 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown on Thursday, August 9 at 11:00 a.m. Visiting hours at the Aram Bedrosian Funeral Home, 558 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown on Wednesday from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be…

  • Watertown

    Arthur Avakian 8/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Watertown,MA

    Avakian, Arthur of Cambridge, August 4, 2018. Beloved son of the late Sarkis and Vartouhi Avakian. Devoted brother of the late John, Anthony and Ara Avakian. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Arthur expresses his deep heartfelt gratitude to his loving niece, Jeannette Remeika, who was his caretaker. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Armenian Church, 145 Brattle Street, Cambridge on Friday, August 10 at 11:00 a.m. Visiting hours at the Aram Bedrosian Funeral Home, 558 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown on Thursday from 5 – 8 p.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in memory of Arthur Avakian…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Amber M. Lizotte 8/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Webster,MA

    East Hartford, CT. Amber Marie Lizotte, 26, passed away August 1, 2018 at Hartford Hospital in Hartford. She leaves her mother, Brenda J. (LaFountain) Lizotte of Brooklyn, CT., a brother, P.J. Lizotte, and 2 sisters, Melissa Watson and Venessa Shemansky as well as several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Amber was born in Putnam, CT., April 29, 1992. She enjoyed going to the beach and dogs. There are no calling hours. Funeral services will be Private. Kindly omit flowers and consider a contribution to ‘Learn to Cope’ The ROBERT J. MILLER FUNERAL HOME and LAKE CHAPEL, 366 School St., Webster is assisting Amber’s family with arrangements. To leave a…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Evelyn A. Belanger 8/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Webster,MA

    WEBSTER – Evelyn A. (Angelo) Belanger, 95, died Sunday, August 5, 2018 at home with family at her side. Her husband of 31 years, Paul Belanger, died in 1980. She leaves a son, Michael P. Belanger with whom she lived; a daughter, Maria Osborn and her husband James Osborn, Sr. of Charlton; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; a sister, Liberty “Libby” Brassard of Webster; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a sister, Julia Angelo and by 2 brothers, Stephen and Soter “Sam” Angelo. She was born on August 2, 1923 in Douglas, the daughter of Evangel and Helen (Binolis) Angelo. She lived in Webster and and…

  • Worcester County

    Regina Cunic 8/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Regina A. Cunic, 80, of Worcester died Friday, August 3, 2018, in Brookside Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center surrounded by her family. Regina is survived by her daughters Mary Estabrook and Susan Waller; a son, Martin Cunic; ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She was born in Romania a daughter of the late Martin and Catherine Scherle. She is predeceased by three sisters and two brother and her partner of eighteen years, Al Banks. Regina came to the United States in 1956. She is a holocaust survivor. She was a member and employee of the Polish National Alliance for over twenty years. She was a bright light to her family and…

  • Gloucester

    Arizona – Arielle Rose Urbach …

    Arizona – Arielle Rose Urbach Pieterse died unexpectedly July 19, 2018, after a long struggle with depression. Her delicate soul touched everyone she knew. Arielle was born in April, 1991, to Anne Pieterse and Ralf Urbach, welcomed by her older brother Stefan Wolf Urbach Pieterse. In addition to her loving parents and brother, Arielle is survived by sister-in-law Amy Pieterse; uncles Charles and David Pieterse; aunts Renate Höllein and Sara and Janice Pieterse; cousins Marie Christine Höllein, Jack, Katie, Will, and Ella Pieterse; countless friends in Arizona, Massachusetts, and Colorado; and her precious bean “Mekko.” Shy yet adventurous, Arielle had been setting the groundwork for a promising art career in…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Carol Ann (Malons…

    Gloucester – Carol Ann (Malonson) Smith, 78, of Gloucester, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, in Addison Gilbert Hospital. She is the wife of Ernest C. Smith with whom she shared 60 years of marriage. While her passing leaves her loved ones devastated, they are proud of the strength and courage with which she faced bout after bout with cancer. After multiple surgeries, chemotherapies, medications, and radiation, there is relief in knowing that she has found peace. Carol was born on August 8, 1939, in Ipswich, to the late Harold J and Mary (Brooks) Malonson of Essex. She attended Essex schools and Gloucester High School. Along with Ernest, Carol…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Mr. John H. Burke…

    Gloucester – Mr. John H. Burke, 72, of Gloucester, passed away on Friday evening, August 3, 2018, in Gloucester Health Care following a lengthy illness. He was the loving husband of Linda D. (Wood) Burke with whom he shared 53 years of marriage. John was born December 28, 1945, in Gloucester. He is the son of the late Gardner T. and Jeanette E. (Burgess) Burke. He was a lifelong resident of Gloucester and was a graduate of Gloucester High School. John worked as a Leadman and Mechanic at Gloucester Engineering for 47 years until his retirement in 2012. He previously worked for the former Crocker Security Company. John enjoyed spending…

  • Newburyport

    Merrimac, MA – Kenneth L. Blak…

    Merrimac, MA – Kenneth L. Blakemore, 71, of Merrimac, loving husband of 25 years of Linda T. (Wright) Blakemore, died Monday, July 30, 2018, at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport. He was born in Chicago, Ill., on November 9, 1946, the son of the late Kenneth and Rita Blakemore. Shortly after graduating from high school, Ken served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War, from September 1, 1964 until his honorable discharge on November 12, 1969. For many years Ken had worked in the meat department of Market Basket in Rowley. He and his beloved wife Linda took great joy in the many cruise ships they journeyed on, always…

  • Newburyport

    Dallas, TX – Joseph “Joe” Fern…

    Dallas, TX – Joseph “Joe” Fernandes, 94, U.S. Army World War II Veteran, formerly of Hampton, New Hampshire, and most recently Dallas, Texas, passed away on Tuesday evening, July 31, 2018. Joe was born on February 20, 1924, in Hudson, Massachusetts, a son of Alberto and Mary (Faria) Fernandes who immigrated from Portugal. He married Mary Borges on November 7, 1948, in Portland, Maine. They have been married for over 69 years, and would have celebrated 70 years of marriage in November. Joe worked in the grocery store business for most of his working career in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Florida. He was a Manager at Richer’s Foodliner in Amesbury…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Mary G. Finneran…

    Newburyport – Mary G. Finneran, 86, passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018, at Country Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Newburyport, Mass. She was born on February 12, 1932, in Stoneham, Mass., to the late Henry C. and Gertrude P. (Mallette) Valcour. She was a graduate of Medford High School and Lowell State Teachers College, earning her Master of Education degree from Boston University. Mary was a beloved Elementary School Teacher for many years in the Hamilton-Wenham Regional School District until her retirement. Mary was a treasured mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who cherished her time spent with her family. She loved traveling, knitting, playing cards, and doing crossword puzzles.…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport, MA – Allison C. (…

    Newburyport, MA – Allison C. (Fennell) Grossman, age 49, of Newburyport, died Saturday, August 4, in the comfortable surroundings of her home, and in the loving presence of her supportive family and close friends. She was the devoted wife of Charles H. Grossman, who has been her greatest supporter through her valiant struggle with cancer over the past 9 years.  Born in Winchester, on November 21, 1968, the beloved daughter of Richard and Catherine (Hickey) Fennell, she was a graduate of Winchester High School, class of 1987, and went on to graduate from St. Anselm’s College with a bachelor’s degree in English in 1991.  Allison truly loved life to the fullest. With her positive attitude,…

  • Salem

    Marblehead – Robert P. Davis, …

    Marblehead – Robert P. Davis, 93, of Marblehead, entered into rest on Saturday, August 4, 2018. He was the husband of the late Marjorie (Fix) Davis, the love of his life, with whom he shared 63 years of marriage until her passing in 2010. Born in Providence, R.I., he was the son of the late Herman M. Davis and Fanny (Paster) Davis. Robert earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Brown University, and proudly served as a commissioned gunnery officer in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Following the war, he worked as the owner and president of Central Chemical Corporation of Salem, Mass. An extremely social man, Robert was the…

  • Salem

    Salem – Mrs. Lianne (Jastremsk…

    Salem – Mrs. Lianne (Jastremski) Cappuccio, 66, of Salem, passed away peacefully with family at her side, on August 1, 2018, at Kaplan Family Hospice House after a more than two decade battle with Multiple Sclerosis. She was the loving wife of Frank S. Cappuccio, with whom she shared 36 years of marriage. Born in Salem to Nancy (Bartlett) (Jastremski) Haines of Marblehead, and the late Stephen Jastremski of Marblehead, she grew up in Marblehead and lived in Salem for the past 46 years. Lianne graduated from Marblehead High School, and Marian Court College, in Swampscott. She worked for 30 years in various roles for National Grid (formerly Massachusetts Electric).…

  • Salem

    Peabody, MA – Pauline McCann, …

    Peabody, MA – Pauline McCann, 86, of Peabody, died Friday, August 3, 2018, at the NSMC Salem Hospital, after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Thomas F. McCann who died in December, 2016. She was born in Malden, Mass., on February 23, 1932, the daughter of the late Frank and Lucy (Sequenzia) Adorn and was raised there graduating from Malden High School in 1950. She had resided in Peabody for the past 53 years. She had been an accountant for the New England Tel. Co. in Boston and Salem for eight years before retiring to raise her family. She had been a member of the Peabody…

  • Salem

    Peabody MA – Theresa Ann (Gos…

    Peabody MA – Theresa Ann (Gosselin) Tompkins, 87, of Reading and New Port Richey, Florida, died early Saturday, August 4, 2018, at the Rosewood Nursing Center Peabody after a short illness. She was the wife of the late Milton B. Tompkins. She was born in Berlin, N.H., on March 28, 1931, the daughter of the late Lafayette and Anne (Garland) Gosselin and was raised and educated there graduating from Berlin High School in 1949. She then moved to Reading, Mass., where she resided for 32 years, before moving to New Port Richey, Fla. She opened and operated Annie’s Book Stop there for 32 years before moving recently back to Reading,…

  • Salem

    Danvers, MA – Lawrence J. “Lar…

    Danvers, MA – Lawrence J. “Larry” Mallia, 92, of Danvers, and formerly of Peabody, died Thursday morning at the Brudnick Center for Living in Peabody. He was the devoted husband of the late Catherine A “Tina” (Pisano) Mallia. He missed his wife dearly, but was grateful to the Brudnick Center for giving him the opportunity to spend his final years with his remaining living siblings. Born in Middlebury, Vt., he was the son of the late Anthony and Jeanette (Gugliotta) Mallia. He was raised and educated in Peabody and has spent the last 18 years living in Danvers. He was a veteran of WWII who served with the United States…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Linda M. (DeLorenzo)…

    Beverly – Linda M. (DeLorenzo) Marletta 68, beloved wife of Thomas Marletta, died Friday, August 3, 2018, at the Lahey Medical Center in Burlington. Born and raised in Beverly, she was the daughter of Evelyn (Merandino) DeLorenzo of Peabody, and the late Anthony J. DeLorenzo. She received her education in the Beverly school system and graduated from Beverly High School, class of 1968. Linda had been employed for many years as a salon owner and cosmetology educator until the time of her retirement. She was always up for an adventure. She loved the beach, especially Independence Park in Beverly, and vacationing on the Cape with her family. A lifelong resident…

  • Salem

    Swampscott – Marilyn “Mimi” (K…

    Swampscott – Marilyn “Mimi” (Kramer) Andler, 87, of Swampscott, entered into rest on Saturday, August 4, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Melvin Harding Andler. Born in Chelsea, she was the daughter of the late David and Beatrice (Taymore) Kramer. After graduating from Chelsea High School in 1949, she earned a business certificate from Secretarial School, and worked at John Hancock Life Insurance Co. in Boston. Mimi was an avid painter in all mediums and her paintings will bring pleasure forever. She enjoyed playing tennis in her youth and mahjong, current events and reading as an adult. She enjoyed an amazing social life throughout her beautiful 87…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Mary A. (Broderick) …

    Ipswich – Mary A. (Broderick) Ruest, 86, died Thursday, August 2, 2018, following a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Joseph Ruest, with whom she shared 59 years of marriage. Born in Somerville on Aug. 23, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Anna (Mansfield) Broderick. She was raised and educated in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School. Following graduation, she worked first at the Watertown Arsenal and then as a clerk for the City of Somerville. Raising her children, she was a dedicated homemaker who always kept a second job to help support her family. A longtime Ipswich resident, Mary…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Ben Collins, 98, of …

    Ipswich – Ben Collins, 98, of Argilla Road, died Friday, August 3, 2018, in the Masconomet Healthcare Center, Topsfield, following his long illness. Born in Denton, Texas, April 14, 1920, the son of the late Ben and Ann A. (Bott’r) Collins, he came to Ipswich in 1944 while serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps. It was here he met and married the love of his life, Jane Lathrop. They were married in First Church, where they became lifelong members. Ben began work for Lathrop Bros. Coal & Oil following his honorable discharge. Together, he and Jane worked at the business, which would eventually become theirs when Jane’s father passed…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Gloria D. (Maurais) …

    Danvers – Gloria D. (Maurais) Robicheau, 87, a former longtime resident of Salem, passed away peacefully at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. She was the devoted wife of the late Joseph A. Robicheau with whom she had shared 56 loving years of marriage. Born and raised in Castle Hill, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Lena (Corriveau) Maurais, and was a longtime member of Ste. Anne Parish. Gloria dedicated her life to her family. Joe, her daughters, and beloved grandsons, were her greatest source of Joy. She recently moved to Danvers to be with them. Gloria is survived by two…

  • New Bedford

    Jose Medeiros, 66

    NEW BEDFORD — Jose Medeiros, 66, of New Bedford, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Brandon Woods of New Bedford. He was the son of the late Francisco and Isaura (Mendonca) Medeiros. He was born in St. Michael, Azores and had lived in New Bedford for many years.Jose was a communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. He was formerly employed at Codman & Shurtleff.Survivors include his children, Elizabeth Coimbra and her husband Octavio of New Bedford, […]

  • New Bedford

    Daniel H. Ross, 67

    ROCHESTER — Daniel H. Ross, 67, of Rochester, died August 4, 2018 unexpectedly. He was the husband of Susan I. (McAloney) Ross and the son of the late Edwin J. Ross, Sr. and Evelyn M. (Sleightholm) Ross.He was born in Wareham and lived in Rochester for most of his life. He graduated from Old Rochester Regional High School.Mr. Ross worked for Lockheed Martin in Marion for over 25 years.He was a member of Wankinquoah Rod and Gun Club. He enjoyed carpentry, playing […]

  • Wilmington

    Joan E. Dineen

    Joan E. Dineen (McMaster), age 80, of Wilmington, passed away on August 3, 2018. Joan was the beloved wife of John J. Dineen, devoted mother of Paul Dineen & his wife Jennifer of Fort Morgan, CO and Steve Dineen & his wife Stacie of Wilmington, Loving grandmother of Sam Dineen. Cherished daughter of the late Henry and Margaret (Powers) McMaster, dear sister of Pauline “Polly” Salter of Medford, the late Robert, Lorraine, John “Jack” and Larry McMaster. Joan is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, August 18th for Visitation from 11:00…

  • Fitchburg

    John Francis Reilly

    TOWNSEND- John Francis Reilly, 73, of Townsend, passed away after a long illness, Thursday evening, August 2, 2018 at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born in Fitchburg on September 18, 1944 a son of the late Thomas N. and Evelyn (Christian) Reilly. He grew up and attended schools in Fitchburg and has resided in Townsend for the past 43 years. John served in the U.S. Navy from 1962 to 1965. He was honorably discharged having attained the rank of Damage Controlman Petty Officer 3rd Class, serving aboard the USS Foley & the USS Gearing, as well as participating in the Bay of Pigs campaign. Several years ago,…

  • Cape Cod

    Ronald A. Follett, 85

    CHATHAM – Ronald A. Follett, 85, passed away in Chatham, Mass., on May 27 after a brief illness. He was born August 18, 1932, in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Henry and Marjorie Follett.After earning a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Rhode Island, he married Anne Fletcher of Warwick, Rhode Island. They lived briefly in Florida and Washington, D.C., before settling outside of Boston. Ron was an expert at quality assurance and spent most of his career in […]

  • Cape Cod

    Peter Brian Aylmer, 62

    LITTLETON, CO – Peter Brian Aylmer, 62; loving husband, father, brother + uncle.Cape Cod native Peter Aylmer of Littleton, CO passed on 7/23 after a 5 year bout with cancer. ‘Pete’ was one of the six children of Thomas M.Aylmer and Marie Lebel Aylmer from Osterville.He was the nephew of 14aunts and uncles and had more than 50 first cousins on the Cape.Pete was a natural funny man and honed his entrepreneurial career starting at age 14 working at the Army Navy store in Hyannis. […]