• Falmouth

    Joanna Stephens-D’Andrea

    Word has been received that Joanna Stephens-D’Andrea, 79, died July 8 at Amberwoods of Farmington in Connecticut. A longtime former resident, she was known as Jonni Stephens to the Falmouth theater community.

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Robert “Bobba, C…

    Newburyport – Robert “Bobba, Calvin, Bobby, Bob” Paul Richards, age 61, passed away on August 7, 2018. Bob was born May 12, 1958, in Oak Park, Ill. Bob worked for 30 years as an air traffic controller at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, where he earned his “Calvin” nickname for the Calvin Klein jeans he wore every day. In retirement, he had been a substitute teacher for Triton Regional Schools, quickly becoming a classroom favorite with his captivating and entertaining personality. Bob was a screenwriter for Anonymous Content and wrote a book entitled Secrets from the Tower (2007) that chronicled his life and times as an air traffic controller with an extraordinary…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Margaret “Peggy” …

    Gloucester – Margaret “Peggy” (Tarr) Guittarr, 93, of Gloucester, wife of the late Roy Guittarr passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday morning, August 3, 2018 at the Den Mar Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Rockport, Massachusetts. She was born in Gloucester on September 2, 1924, daughter of the late Richard and Helen (Smith) Tarr. Margaret was a graduate of Gloucester High School. Following High School, and after Roy returned from WWII, Peggy and Roy made their life and raised their family in various parts of Cape Ann. Peggy will be remembered for her positive spirit, appreciation of arts and crafts and passionate stories from her travels to Europe,…

  • Newburyport

    West Newbury – Barbara F. (Lew…

    West Newbury – Barbara F. (Lewis) Gangi, age 78, longtime West Newbury resident, passed peacefully in the quiet surroundings of the High Point House in Haverhill, with her loving family by her side late Wednesday evening, August 8, 2018. Born in Everett, on February 7, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Franklin B. Lewis, Jr. and Mildred M. (Doyle) Lewis, and was a graduate of Malden High School. For many years Barbara had worked as a legal secretary for various law offices. She also worked many years for the Town of West Newbury, filling various positions as needed, as well as for John Cena, Sr., Real Estate Appraisals.…

  • Salem

    SANFORD, MAINE – Mr. John Prim…

    SANFORD, MAINE – Mr. John Primmer 58, of Sanford, Maine died unexpectedly August 6, 2018 at his home following a brief illness. Born in Beverly, he was the son of the late Wesley E. and Blanche M. (Page) Primmer. He was raised and educated in Beverly and was a graduate of Beverly Trade School, Class of 1978. Mr. Primmer had been employed as a Machinist in the Beverly area for many years. A loving brother and uncle, John was an avid skier and ski racer in his younger years and loved to spend time in Rangeley lakes area of Maine. He was a member of the Beverly Racquetball Club and…

  • Salem

    Boston, MA – Mr. Prager, long-…

    Boston, MA – Mr. Prager, long-time resident of Salem and Marblehead, passed away at the Hospice House in Lincoln on August 8, 2018. Born in Somerville, February 4, 1931, he graduated from Salem High School in 1948, attended Boston University, and graduated from Pratt Institute in 1952. He owned and operated Major Glass Company, which helped erect and remodel a number of Boston’s landmark buildings, including the First National Bank of Boston headquarters and Government Center. He sold the company in 1980. Mr. Prager was a philanthropist and contributor to many charitable organizations, particularly in Boston and on the North Shore. Mr. Prager served as President of the Salem Rotary…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Ann P. Gilmore, 54 o…

    Peabody – Ann P. Gilmore, 54 of Peabody, died peacefully Monday morning surrounded by her family at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers following a courageous battle against cancer. She was the devoted wife of Joseph J. Wojtowicz with whom she shared over 10 years of marriage. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Brian and Rita (Mannion) Gilmore. She was raised and educated in Peabody and was a graduate of Peabody Veteran’s Memorial High School, class of 1982. She continued her education at Emmanuel College and received her bachelor’s degree in 1986. Ann was a social worker for most of her career and for the…

  • Salem

    Salem – Ann M. (Cyr) Michaud, …

    Salem – Ann M. (Cyr) Michaud, 80, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018 peacefully, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Norman J. Michaud, who predeceased her less than two months ago, on June 18, 2018. Born in Salem on March 4, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Juliette (Caron) Cyr. She was raised and educated in Salem, graduating from the former Ste. Chretienne Academy. She was employed at Peabody High School for several years as an administrative assistant, where she loved the work and being around young people. A lifelong Salem resident, she was a three-time champion of the City’s Window Box…

  • Salem

    Peabody MA – Rita T. (Cote) L…

    Peabody MA – Rita T. (Cote) Lussier, 90, of Peabody, died early Thursday morning at the Sunrise Assisted Living Center Peabody with her family by her side. She was the wife of the late Richard Lionel Lussier who died two years ago. Rita was born in Salem, MA on June 26, 1928 the daughter of the late Emile and Diana (Dube) Cote and was raised there and resided in Peabody most of her life. She had a love of water and the ocean and had been a Safety Water Instuctor at the Salem YMCA for many years. She also ran the Lifeguard program at Brown’s Pond for the City of…

  • Salem

    Gilford, NH – Roger James Dona…

    Gilford, NH – Roger James Donahue, Jr., 72, of Sagamore Road, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, August 3, 2018. Roger was born on March 12, 1946, in Salem, Massachusetts the son of Roger James Donahue, Sr. and Ruth (Peterson) Donahue. He spent most of his life living on the North Shore in the Beverly/Danvers area of Massachusetts. He served honorably in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. Roger, who was affectionately known to all as “Jim” was a manager for Home Depot for several years. He was also a board member and an active role model at the Piers Park Sailing Center. Jim was very…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Ann M. Hynes, 72, of…

    Peabody – Ann M. Hynes, 72, of Peabody, passed peacefully at her home surrounded by her family following a brief illness. Ann was born in Somerville and was the daughter of the late Bernard and Eleanor (Keefe) Hynes. She was raised and educated in Peabody and was a graduate of Peabody High School. Ann was a star employee in the many jobs she held over the years, often receiving commendations and awards for her stellar performance. She worked for the Department of Defense at Hanscomb Air Force Base, General Electric and finally before retiring, she worked at Rosewood Nursing Home in Peabody. Ann was a dedicated mother, she was artistic,…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – A committal funeral …

    Ipswich – A committal funeral service with Military Honors for Ben K. Collins, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 14 in The Highland Cemetery, Town Farm Road, Ipswich. Family and friends are cordially welcomed. Ben Collins, 98 of Argilla Road was the husband of the late Jane (Lathrop) Collins. He is survived by two sons, Rick Collins and his wife Terri of Wash., Scott Collins and his wife Nancy of N.M.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in his name may be made to the First Church of Ipswich, 1 Meetinghouse Green, Ipswich, MA 01938. To leave a condolence please visit www.whittierporter.com.

  • Falmouth

    Barbara A. Cory

    Barbara A. (Odom) Cory, a former Falmouth resident who had owned and operated Cory’s Cards and Gifts in Falmouth Plaza, died August 7 at Langdon Place in Keene, New Hampshire, at the age of 81.

  • Mashpee

    Pamela C. Wills

    Pamela C. Wills of Mashpee, a business consultant for artists, award-winning choreographer and founder of HobNob Artists Networking group, died at the age of 51 on August 1.

  • Mashpee

    James F. Moroney

    James Francis Moroney, 87, of Mashpee, who volunteered for many years in the town’s archives, died August 2. Mr. Moroney served as a first lieutenant in the US Army and fought in the Korean War.

  • Vineyard Haven

    Regina S. Fischer

    Regina S. Fischer, 103, died on Sunday morning, August 5, 2018 at her home in Chilmark. She was predeceased by her husband, Albert O. Fischer, Jr., in July of 2011. Regina’s memorial mass will be celebrated in St. Augustine’s Church, Franklin Street in Vineyard Haven on Tuesday, Aug. 14 at 10:00 am. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for online guest book and information. The post Regina S. Fischer appeared first on The Martha’s Vineyard Times.

  • Cape Cod

    Donald O. Chapman, 82

    HARWICHPORT- Donald O. Chapman, 82, died peacefully on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Wingate at Brewster nursing home. He was the beloved husband of Janebeth (Schaberg) Chapman, with whom he shared nearly 60 years of marriage.Born on November 5, 1935, in Union, NJ, he was a son of the late Lewis and Jesse Chapman. Donald was a graduate of the University of Michigan , School of Architecture, and was a member of the Chi Psi fraternity. His career was spent working as an architect in New […]

  • Cape Cod

    Funeral Notice – Knowlton

    CENTERVILLE – Richard A. Knowlton passed away on August 4, 2018. Calling hours are Thursday, August 9th from 4-8 PM at Osterville Baptist Church located on 824 Main St in Osterville.A funeral service will be held on Friday, August 10th at 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Victory located on 230 South Main St. in Centerville. Arrangements are under the care of Doane, Beal, & Ames Funeral Home.

  • Lynn

    Robert J. Grieves, 74

    PEABODY — Robert J. Grieves, age 74, of Peabody, died on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at Salem Hospital after a lengthy illness. He was the husband of Laurie A. (Foley) Grieves, with whom he shared four years of marriage, and the late Marie “Carol” (Melanson) Grieves. Robert was the son of the late James and Catherine Grieves, he was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School and had earned a master’s degree from Northeastern University. He had lived in Peabody for the majority of his life. Robert had worked as an engineer at the GE Riverworks Plant for 41 years until his retirement in 2003. Bob had a dry sense…

  • Lynn

    Olin F. Heath Jr., 87

    PEABODY — Olin Frank Heath Jr., 87, passed away unexpectedly on Aug. 8, 2018, at his home in Peabody. He was the beloved husband of Wilhelmina (Gilchrist) Ogasian-Heath, with whom he had shared 32 years of marriage. Olin was born in Lynn in 1930 to his parents, Olin Sr. and Doris (Snell) Heath. He was a member of Lynn English High School’s Class of 1948 and later served in the U.S. Navy. Olin devoted himself to his country as an accountant, serving during the Korean War. Upon being discharged from the military, he studied accounting at Bryant and Stratton, where he graduated in 1957. He went on to work as…

  • Belmont,  Waltham

    Victor Caruso

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Victor Caruso July 24, 1928 – August 09, 2018 Victor Caruso He was predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Elizabeth in 2008. He is survived by his siblings Genovese, Richard and Elaine, and his 5 children, David, Susan, Sharon, Jane and Kath …

  • Springfield

    Mildred Dodson

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Mildred Dodson June 13, 1939 – August 09, 2018 Mildred Viola Dodson 1939-2018 Bristow, VA- Mildred Viola (Cheeks) Dodson, 79, of Bristow, VA passed away August 9, 2018 at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA. Mildred, daughter of the l …

  • Framingham

    Julie A. Slocum

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Julie A. Slocum August 09, 2018 FRAMINGHAM Julie A. Slocum, 46, a longtime resident of Framingham, passed away peacefully August 9, 2018 surrounded by her family and friends. Julie is survived by her daughter: Stephanie Laur …

  • Springfield

    Jeremiah Camilo

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Jeremiah Camilo February 03, 1998 – August 09, 2018

  • Fall River

    Francis R. Bird III

    Francis R. Bird III Send Gifts August 09, 2018 Francis R. Bird III, 33, of Fall River, husband of Sara (Melo) Bird, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday August 9, 2018, at Charlton Memorial Hospital. View full obituary

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    June French

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login June French January 31, 1925 – August 09, 2018

  • Arlington,  Watertown

    Claire Robertson

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Claire Robertson February 15, 1928 – August 09, 2018