• Dedham

    Genarino Parillo 8/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    PARILLO, Genarino Lifelong resident of Dedham, August 4, 2018. Beloved son of the late Frank and Mary (DiNigris) Parillo. Brother of Constance Vozella of Raynham, Florina Morelli of Norwood, and the late Felix Parillo, Vivian Capozzi, Mary Schiripo, Rose DeSantis, John Parillo, Alexander Parillo, Amelia Parillo, and Edith Morelli. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. Genarino was a retired employee of the Boston Envelope Company. U.S. Army veteran serving in the South Pacific during World War II. Visitation at the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., DEDHAM, Friday, Aug. 11 from 9:00-10:00am followed by a funeral service beginning at 10:00am. Relatives…

  • Fall River

    Gertrude E. Picard

    Gertrude E. Picard October 4, 1925 – August 3, 2018 Obituary with photo Fall River Herald News For: Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Gertrude E. (Fournier) Picard, 92, of Fal… View Details

  • Fall River

    Doris F. Reney

    Doris F. Reney December 27, 1929 – August 6, 2018 Doris F. (Hebert) Reney, 88, of Fall River, wife of the late William Reney, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018. She … View Details

  • Lexington

    Claire Audrey Meaney

    Claire Audrey Meaney August 04, 2018 Meaney, Claire A. (Hastings) of Lexington, Aug. 4, 2018. Beloved wife of John L. Meaney, Jr. Loving mother of John L. Meaney III of Lexington, View full obituary

  • Malden

    Patricia C. (Corvino) Gianatassio 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Everett,MA

    Patricia C. (Corvino) Gianatassio, a longtime resident of Malden passed away on August 6, 2018 at Mass General Hospital. She was 79 years old. Patricia was born in Somerville, MA. She grew up in Everett and was a graduate of Everett High School. She worked for Boston University and most recently the Malden Redevelopment Authority for 10 years. Patricia was the beloved wife of Joseph A. Gianatassio. She was the daughter of the late Pasquale and Rose (Ferrante) Corvino. Patricia was the loving mother of Dr. Mark Gianatassio and his wife Barbara of Wilmington, Matthew Gianatassio and his wife Diane of Quincy and the late Julie Ann Gianatassio. She was…

  • Mansfield

    Lawrence D. Marston, Sr. 8/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Hernando,FL / Mansfield,MA

    Lawrence D. Marston, Sr., 81 Dateline: Hernando, Florida Lawrence D. Marston, Sr., age 81, of Hernando, Florida, formerly of Mansfield, passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018. He was the beloved husband of the late Nancy J. (Barron) Marston. Visiting hours will be held at the Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home on a date and time to be announced. A complete obituary will follow.

  • Mansfield

    William J. Sullivan, Jr. 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA / Mansfield,MA / falmouth,MA

    William J. Sullivan, Jr., 89 Dateline: Bridgewater, MA William J. Sullivan, Jr., age 89, of Bridgewater and North Falmouth, a former longtime resident of Mansfield, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his devoted children on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Falmouth Hospital. He was the beloved husband of the late Claire R. (FitzMaurice) Sullivan, to whom he was wed for twenty-nine years at the time of her death in 1984 and the late Lorraine (Fitzgerald) Sullivan. Born in Brockton, MA on November 14, 1928, he was a loving son of the late William J., Sr. and Etta M. (Martin) Sullivan. Bill grew up in Brockton and was 1948 graduate of Monsignor…

  • Mattapoisett

    Ziedonis Skobe 8/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Mattapoisett,MA

    Ziedonis Skobe, 77, of Mattapoisett, peacefully passed away at his home on August 5, 2018. He is survived by his loving wife, Penny Aymie, and his adored children: Andrew and his wife Catherine of New York, Kristen and her husband Joseph Ribeiro of Georgetown, Matthew Skobe of Lynn, and Rebecca Skobe of Hamilton, as well as nine grandchildren and extended family. Dr. Skobe came here to the U.S. as a refugee from Latvia during World War II and went on to earn his Ph.D. and work as a research scientist at Forsyth Institute for over 40 years, most recently as Head, Biostructure Core Facility. Donations can be made in memory…

  • Melrose

    Richard A. McGlynn 8/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Malden,MA / Melrose,MA

    Richard A. McGlynn a lifelong Medford resident passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, August 5, 2018. Born in Medford, he was the son of the late Anthony and the late Catherine (McCormack) McGlynn. He served in the US Army from 1954-1957 and was a Veteran of the Korean War. He served the Medford Community as a Police Officer from 1958 until 1981. Richard retired as a Detective Sergeant after surviving a triple gunshot wound while on duty May 2,1981. He married the love of his life Elizabeth A. “Betty” DeWolfe on June 27,1959. During their 59 year romance they welcomed 8 Children, Sheila Quinn…

  • Natick

    Rev. Msgr. J. Robert Giggi 8/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Rev. Msgr. J.Robert Giggi 90, former Pastor of Saint Linus Church in Natick died Tuesday August 7, 2018 at the Wingate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Weston. Funeral Mass on Friday August 10 at 11:00 A.M. in St Linus Church. Visiting hours on Thursday August 9 in St Linus Church 119 Hartford Street from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the John Everett and Sons Funeral Home 4 Park Street,at Natick Common.Complete notice to follow, www.everettfuneral.com

  • New Bedford

    Dorothy S. Harkins 8/2/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Dorothy S. (Arruda) Harkins, 83, of New Bedford died Thursday August 2, 2018 at Hathaway Manor. She was the wife of the late George W. Harkins, Jr. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Manuel S. and Marion (Medeiros) Arruda, she lived in New Bedford all of her life. Mrs. Harkins was formerly employed as a cashier at Stop & Shop for 25 years until her retirement. Survivors include a son, Joseph Estrella of New Bedford; a brother, Manuel Arruda, Jr. of New Bedford; a sister, Geraldine DeMello of New Bedford; four grandchildren, Nicole Costa, Brandon Estrella, Sarah Estrella, and Shaylee Estrella; five great-grandchildren, Brianna, Devin, Jasmine, Ariana…

  • New Bedford

    Joseph N. Braga 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Joseph N. Braga, age 75 years old, formerly of New Bedford, MA passed away on Monday, August 6, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the beloved husband of the late Eileen (Souza) Braga and son of the late Joseph N. and Mildred Braga. Joe was born in New Bedford, MA and had briefly served in the U.S. Air Force. He had been an Antique Dealer for his company, J & B Antiques for many years. He was a member of the Panthers Club as well as the Y.M.C.A. Joe was also an avid Patriots, Red Sox and Celtics fan. He is survived by his sons, Scott…

  • Norton

    WILLIAM O. BECHTEL 7/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Norton,MA / Dorchester,MA / Natick,MA / Mansfield,MA

    William Oliver Bechtel, of Norton and formally of Dorchester, Natick and Mansfield MA, born on June 3, 1929 in Philadelphia, PA, to the late Elizabeth Oliver Bechtel and the late Joseph W. Bechtel, passed away at age 89 on July 30, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family and his cat Boots. Bill attended Bristol Agricultural high school then developed a keen interest in cars and how they worked. He worked in the automotive industry most of his life while attaining specialized auto machinist training. Bill served in the Army during the Korean Conflict and he continued to work in Automotive related positions until became as a master engine…

  • Quincy

    THERESA C. (GOGGIN) DOHERTY 8/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA / Quincy,MA

    Theresa C. (Goggin) Doherty, a longtime resident of Charlestown and formerly of Uris, Dunaff, Clonmany, County Donegal, Ireland entered into eternal life on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose. She was 85 years of age. Theresa was born in Boston on August 12, 1932, a daughter of the late James F. Goggin and Mary (Doherty) Goggin. At the age of 2, Theresa’s family moved from Charlestown to Uris, Donegal Ireland where she grew up and was educated there. Following 20 years of living in Donegal, Ireland, Theresa moved back to Charlestown and has been a resident ever since. She was a homemaker most of her adult life…

  • Roxbury

    David J. Davis, Jr. 8/4/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Roslindale,MA / Boston,MA / Jamaica Plain,MA / Dedham,MA

    Davis, David J. Jr. of Roslindale, August 4, 2018. Beloved brother of Jean Vernazza and the late Robert Vernazza of West Dennis, Kenneth and Anna of Millis, Richard of Mashpee, Arthur and Rhonda of West Roxbury, Carole of Roslindale, Robert and Teres of Sharon. He is survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Visiting hours will be held in the Robert Lawler and Crosby Funeral Home, 1803 Centre St. West Roxbury Ma. on Monday morning August 13, from 10:00 am to 11:00am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Internment following at St. Joseph’s Cemetery West Roxbury. www.lawlerfuneralhome.com

  • Roxbury

    Luttfie (Yousef) Dekermanji 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA / Roslindale,MA / Jamaica Plain,MA / Dedham,MA

    Luttfia Dekermanji passed away on Monday afternoon at Mt. Auburn Hospital surrounded by her family. She was 86. Born and raised in Aleppo, Syria, Luttfia immigrated to the United States with her husband and three sons in the early 80’s. She was a resident of Watertown for 37 years. Luttfia was devoted to her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many. She found her greatest joy spending time with family and friends, cherished her grandchildren, and enjoyed hosting celebrations in her home. Her door was always open, she took pride in her cooking, knitting and sewing, and she will be greatly missed by all…

  • South Boston

    EDWARD NELSON JR. 8/3/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    Edward J Nelson, Jr, age 71, formerly of Cambridge, Weymouth and Quincy, passed away peacefully at Cape Cod Hospital on August 3rd of heart failure, surrounded by family. Ed was born August 16, 1946, the oldest son of Edward J Nelson, Sr and Geraldine F (Holland) Nelson. After graduating from Weymouth High School in 1964, Ed studied broadcasting, and became deeply involved in the music scene at The Surf, Nantasket Beach, MA. Ed was a founding member of the Weymouth Ski Club, a member of the rollercoaster group ACE, and an award-winning advocate for both affordable housing and affordable water in Quincy, recognized as Citizen of the Year in 1992.…

  • Spencer

    John James McComas 7/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    SPENCER: John James McComas, 74, formerly of Spencer and California, died Sunday, July 29, after a short illness in Cagayan de Oro City Hospital, Northern Mindanao, Philippines. His funeral Mass took place on August 2, 2018 at Initao Catholic Church in Initao, Philippines, followed by his burial. He leaves his wife of 28 years, Carmencita M. (Bagares) McComas of Initao, Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines, three step children; Maria Aruba Ward of Washington state, Mark Chang of Sacramento, California, and Diana Chang. He also leaves his sister Ann (McComas) Walsh and her husband James of Hazel Green, Wisconsin, and his brother William McComas and his wife, Nancy, of Spencer. Locally,…

  • Spencer

    Ethel Frances Thibeault 8/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    SPENCER: Ethel Frances (Green) Thibeault, 86, of Old Meadow Road died Thursday, August 2 in her home after an illness. Her husband William M. Thibeault died in 2014. She leaves two sons; Robert C. Thibeault of Fitchburg and Larry P. Thibeault of Shrewsbury, 11 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two daughters; Diane L. Fafard and Debra A Sundquist. Ethel was born in Spencer, daughter of Robert and Ethel (Thibault) Green. She worked at Millbrook Distributors in Leicester for many years retiring in 1984. She enjoyed going out to dinner, camping, shopping and spending time with her family. At Ethel’s request funeral services and burial will be…

  • Springfield

    Shirley Myrtee O’Quinn

    Shirley Myrtee O’Quinn Send Flowers October 31, 1935 – August 01, 2018 Shirley M. “Myrtee” (Ellis) O’Quinn, 82, passed away peacefully on Aug. 1, 2018. She was born Oct. 31, 1935 in Franklinton, NC. She was the View full obituary

  • Watertown

    Richard Piaseczynski

    View Richard Piaseczynski Richard “Dick” Piaseczynski passed away at home, on Sunday August 5, 2018. He was 75 years of age.   Dick was a son of the late Stanley and Stella (Seizant) Piaseczynski.  He was born in Boston and was a graduate of Boston College. He was married on September 20, 1969 to Ellen L. (Donohue) Piaseczynski. Together Dick and Ellen raised their three sons in Stoneham. They were married for 44 years.   In his younger days, Dick worked with his father, Stanle…

  • Woburn

    Michael V. “Mike” Petroni 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Woburn,MA

    Michael V. “Mike” Petroni, of Medford, died Monday, August 6th. He was 97. Born in Amesbury, he was the son of the late Vincenzo and Dora (Archadiangio) Petroni. Michael was a dedicated member of the VFW of Medford, American Legion Post 45 and the Italian American War Veteran Association. Mike was actively involved in planning the Medford Memorial Day parade and was a recipient of the Medford Key of the City award. He was stationed in Northern Africa, Morocco and Italy during WWII and was awarded the European-African-Middle Eastern Service Medal. When Michael was not participating in his club activities he loved to gamble. Playing cards, blackjack and Bingo were…

  • Worcester County

    David A. Larson 8/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER: David A. Larson, 78, died unexpectedly on Friday morning, August 3, 2018 at UMass Memorial Medical Center – University Campus. He leaves his wife of 58 years, Margaret A. “Peggy” (Welcome) Larson; a son, Mark D. Larson and his wife Becky of Douglas; two daughters, Donrue M. Larson of Whitinsville, Kellie A. Lainey and her husband Keith of Worcester; 4 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. A son, Peter J. Larson, his two brothers, John A. and Robert O. Larson, and a nephew, Paul O. Larson, all predeceased him. He was born and raised in Worcester, son of the late Arthur and Rita C. (Guerin) Larson and…

  • New Bedford

    Lori J. Plante, 58

    NEW BEDFORD — Lori J. Plante, 58, of New Bedford passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, August 2, 2018.Lori was born and raised in New Bedford, the daughter of George and Ethel Lawrence. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School Class of 1978.She is survived by her mother Ethel Lawrence of New Bedford; her siblings Diane Lawrence of Ballston Spa, NY, Carol Tremblay of Freetown, George Lawrence of New Bedford, and Joan Coleman of New Bedford; and her long time […]

  • New Bedford

    William Sullivan, 82

    NEW BEDFORD — William “Bill” Sullivan, 82, died August 2, 2018.A lifelong resident of the New Bedford area, he worked for Arlan’s Department Store as a young man, later becoming an independent auctioneer/appraiser and founder of Sullivan’s Auctions furniture store.He was the brother of the late Frederick and Daniel Sullivan, and is survived by his wife, Rosemary Sullivan, and daughter, Eileen Sullivan, both of New Bedford.His celebration of life will be held on […]