• Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Kathleen B. Scott

    Kathleen B. Scott April 16, 1943 – August 7, 2018 Kathleen “Kathy” B. (Barnes) Scott, 75, of Milford passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018 in Wells, Maine. She was travelin… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Fall River

    George A. “Skip” Stike 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Westport,MA / Fall River,MA / Newport,RI

    George A. “Skip” Stike, 62, of Westport passed away August 6, 2018 at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River. A resident of Westport since 1974, Skip, the only son of the late Oakley and Mary (Arruda) Stike was born in Newport and raised on Seapowet Ave in Tiverton. Mr. Stike was an Eagle Scout and helped at Camp Noquochoke. He worked throughout his life as a Finish Carpenter and Master Craftsman. He assisted the Preservation Society of Newport and the Osprey and Scallop Preservation of Westport. He enjoyed woodworking, carving, and taxidermy. Survivors include his 3 sisters: Bethany Bland and her husband Thomas of San Antonio, TX, Sarita Pimentel and…

  • Hanson

    Richard J. Landis 8/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Hanson,MA

    Richard J. Landis, 70, a longtime resident of Hanson passed on Tuesday August 7th at the Seasons Hospice Palliative Care in Milton following declining health. He was the loving husband and best friend to Donna (Conway) Landis for 40 years. Dick was the son of Elizabeth P. Landis and the late Richard O. Lund Landis who passed away May 19, 2014 at the age of 93. He was a graduate of Whitman-Hanson Class of 1965, Dick was proud to join the United States Navy in 1965 as a SeaBee and served two tours in Vietnam. Dick was a self-employed as a carpenter for over 40 years, his Father would say…

  • Needham

    Philip F. Mulvey Jr. 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    MULVEY, Philip F., Jr., 86, formerly of Bourne, Falmouth and Needham, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, August 9, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Mary Louise (Hehir), sons the late Philip (Terry) of Milton, Brian (Jinda) of Norwell, Kevin (Amy) of West Falmouth and Sean (Debbie) of Franklin, 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Phil was born in Worcester to Philip F. Mulvey and Mildred V. (Maloney) where he attended St. Stephen’s High School and Clark University. He went on to receive a master’s degree in biology from Bowling Green State University and a doctorate from the University of Buffalo. After working as a…

  • New Bedford

    Robert L. Carroll 8/5/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Robert “Bob” L. Carroll, 91, of New Bedford passed away peacefully on August 5, 2018, surrounded by family. Born in New Bedford, on October 5, 1926, he was the son of the late Louis and Aline (Chicoine) Carroll. He lived in New Bedford for many years, later moving to Rochester, and then Onset. He returned to his home city of New Bedford 10 years ago. Bob graduated from New Bedford High School in 1945, and went on to serve in the United States Army Air Corps from 1945 to 1946, where he trained to be a pilot. Following his service in the Army Air Corps, he attended the New Bedford…

  • New Bedford

    Oscar A. Rivera 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA / New Bedford,MA / Taunton,MA

    Oscar A. Rivera, 45, passed away August 8, 2018 at the McCarthy Care Center in Sandwich. He was the husband of Kaylie A. (Rutkowski) Rivera. Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico, he was a son of the late Gloria H. Rosario Hernandez. Mr. Rivera enjoyed riding his motorcycle, fishing, camping and above all, spending time with his family. Along with his wife, survivors include his children: Oscar Rivera, Zuleyka Rivera, Arielis Rivera, Erika Rivera Souza, Aramis Rivera and Okilani Rivera; his step-children: Kasai Tanco, Hayden Cornell and Hunter Cornell; his siblings: Carmen Rodriguez, Iris Luciano, Minerva Luciano, Felix Luciano, Jose Cotto, Luis Cotto, Jaime Rivera and Alexander Diaz; 6 grandchildren; several…

  • Somerville

    John J. Lynch, Sr. 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Somerville,MA / Malden,MA

    Lynch, John J. Sr. of Medford, August 8, 2018. Devoted father of William V. Lynch and his wife Lefkothea of Medford, John J. Lynch, Jr. and his wife Jennifer of Little Silver, NJ, Mary Irene Lynch Bagarella of West Yarmouth, Anne Marie Lynch and her fiancé Richard Link of Squantum, Thomas P. Lynch and his wife Marisa Carlini Lynch of So. Boston, Robert M. Lynch and his wife Deborah of Medford, Christine Lynch Barletta and her husband Robert of Walpole, the late Arthur Francis “Skipper” Lynch. Loving grandfather of Jimmy and Christina Lynch, Katie, Jack, Halle, and Bryan Lynch, Krista, Brianna, and Brian Porreca, Sadie and Chloe Lynch, Kyle and…

  • Somerville

    Pauline T. Finelli 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Woburn,MA / Medford,MA / Somerville,MA

    Finelli, Pauline T. of Woburn formerly of Medford and Somerville, August 9, 2018. Cherished and devoted mother of Paula LoRusso and her husband Michael of Woburn. Loving nonna of Damiana and Isabella LoRusso of Woburn. Beloved sister of Dorothy S. Lanni of IL, the late Carmina Hennessy and her late husband James. Aunt of James J. Hennessey and his wife Sharon of Billerica, Rose Morgan of IL, Domenic Lanni and his wife Paula and their children Grayce and Matthew of IL. Funeral from the McLaughlin – Dello Russo Family Funeral Home, 60 Pleasant St., WOBURN, Tuesday, August 14th, at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Charles…

  • Southbridge

    Christopher Wemyss

    View Christopher Wemyss Southbridge Brimfield….Christopher A. Wemyss, 46, died at home Monday, August 6, 2018. He was born in Springfield, April 8, 1972, son of the late Alexander and Diana M. Wemyss and has lived in this area all his life. He is survived by his daughter, Chelsea Wemyss, and his siblings Larry Wemyss and his wife Jolene of Stafford, VA, Robert Wemyss and his wife Tina of Brimfield, James Wemyss of Virginia, Neil Wemyss of Brimfield, and his sister Patricia of Sturbridge, an…

  • Spencer

    David L. Thurlow 8/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    LEICESTER: David L. Thurlow, 69, passed away suddenly on Saturday, August 4, 2018. He leaves his loving wife of 22 years, Andrea (Lemerise) Thurlow and their yellow lab, Mason. Dave was born in Augusta, Maine, the youngest of three children born to Clinton F. and Marion W. Thurlow. He was pre-deceased by his parents, his brother Robert, and sister Barbara Burns. He is survived by his beloved nephews Robert and Howard Thurlow, Jeffery and Jason Burns, niece Julie Burns, two more generations of close nieces and nephews, and many loving cousins. In addition to his biological family, Dave is survived by his wonderful in-laws, the Lemerise family, and his second…

  • Spencer

    Kenneth J. Arsenault, Sr. 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    SPENCER: Kenneth J. Arsenault, Sr., of Crestview Drive died Friday, August 10 in his home surrounded by his family after a long illness. He leaves his wife of 60 years, Maxine (Bickford) Arsenault, a son Kenneth J. Arsenault, Jr. and his wife Rebecca of Barre, three daughters; Pamela J. Benoit of Spencer, Carol A. Lord and her husband Doug of Brookfield and Kimberly M. Parker and her husband Kevin of East Brookfield, two brothers; Donald Arsenault of McClean, VA and Michael Arsenault and his wife Maryanna of Wells, Maine, a sister Linda Rogers and her husband Al of Spencer, seven grandchildren; Todd, Crystal, Amanda, Nicholas, Megan, Erin & Gabrielle, three…

  • Springfield

    Carol Leonie Farfan-Forbes

    Carol Leonie Farfan-Forbes Send Flowers March 31, 1942 – August 03, 2018 Carol L. Farfan Forbes of Springfield Ma, went home to be with the Lord on August 3rd, 2018. The daughter of the late Cecil and View full obituary

  • Tewksbury

    Judith A Colman 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA

    …Ret. U.S. Navy Petty Officer; 76 TEWKSBURY – Mrs. Judith Ann (Kenneally) Colman, age 76, a Veteran, devout Catholic, and retired Tewksbury School secretary, died Friday, August 10, at Mass General Hospital, after a courageous, thirty year battle with Cancer. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph J. Colman, who died in January 1978. “Judy” was born in Cambridge in September 1941, one of four children of the late William and Helen T. (Murphy) Kenneally, and raised in several sections of the city. She graduated from North Cambridge Catholic High School, and later attended Middlesex Community College. In 1961, she and Joe moved to Tewksbury to begin their…

  • Watertown

    Dorothy Chapman

    View Dorothy Chapman A Private Funeral Service will be celebrated at the MacDonald Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home, Watertown for Dorothy R. Chapman.  Mrs. Chapman, a daughter of the late Carl A. Hendrickson Sr. & Grace E. (Tolman) Hendrickson, passed away Wednesday afternoon, August 8th, 2018. Dorothy was 79. A Private Funeral Service will be celebrated at the MacDonald Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home, Watertown for Dorothy R. Chapman.  Mrs. Chapman, a daughter of the late Carl A…. View

  • Wellesley

    Alice (Wells) Erickson 7/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    Alice (Wells) Erickson of Marlborough, MA, formerly South Yarmouth, MA and Nantucket Island, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2018 at the age of 94. She was the wife of the late Carl A. Erickson and is survived by her two children Karla Erickson of Bolton, MA and Kurt Erickson of Altoona, WI, four grandchildren Jared and Linnea Turner of Bolton, Kjersten and Kristian Erickson of Altoona. She was the daughter of the late Arthur K. Wells and Edith (Lovewell) Wells and sister to the late Arthur (Ken) K. Wells, Jr, John (Jack) B. Wells (her twin brother), and Peter T. Wells. She is also survived by many nieces and…

  • Wellesley

    Mary A. (Lavin) Tyrrell 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    TYRRELL, Mary A. (Lavin) Of St. Patrick’s Manor, Framingham formerly of Wellesley, suddenly August 8, 2018, age 93. Beloved wife of the late Joseph P. Tyrrell for 50 years. Loving mother of Ann Abely of Wellesley, Joseph P. Tyrrell and his wife Kate of Sudbury, James R. Tyrrell and his wife Laura of Sudbury, Mary T. Coughlin and her husband Chris of Wellesley, and the late Patricia M. Tyrrell. Also survived by 11 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Sister of the late William and Joseph Lavin, and Margaret Melia. Mary graduated from Commerce High School, Worcester. She was an active member of St. Paul’s Church in Wellesley,…

  • West Roxbury

    Frederic Mark Alper 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA / Roslindale,MA / Jamaica Plain,MA / Dedham,MA

    Frederic M. Alper passed away on August 9 after a long illness. He was 79. Fred rose to prominence as the president and later chairman of Morris Alper, Inc., one of the largest food brokerage companies in the country. As the third generation of his family to lead the business founded by his grandfather, Fred presided over a period of enormous growth in the company’s fortunes. He also served on the board of the National Food Brokers Association. Before his tenure at Morris Alper, Fred worked in the supermarket business in Latin America. He earned an A.B. from Brown University, an M.A. from the University of Washington, and an MBA…

  • New Bedford

    Patrick J. Taffe, 51

    DARTMOUTH — Patrick J. Taffe, 51, of Dartmouth, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington from post-surgical complications. He was the oldest and dearly beloved son of Jean C. (Reedy) Taffe of Dartmouth and the late Joseph P. Taffe, Jr.Born in New Bedford, Patrick lived in Dartmouth for most of his life. Soon after graduating from Dartmouth High School in 1985, Patrick began work at the New Bedford Housing Authority, […]

  • New Bedford

    Elizabeth L. Pryor, 80

    NEW BEDFORD — Elizabeth L. Pryor, 80, passed away after a prolonged battle with Alzheimer’s on August 7, 2018.The daughter of the late Joseph Pryor and Alice (Magnett) Pryor, Elizabeth was born and raised in New Bedford, MA prior to moving to Colorado in 2015.A lover of books, music, and travel, Elizabeth enjoyed a long career as a social worker with the MA Department of Social Services. Upon retirement, she opened a shop, Wics and Balms, in New Bedford’s historic […]

  • Salem

    Ocala – Donald Owen Williams, …

    Ocala – Donald Owen Williams, 88, of Ocala, Fla. passed away August 4, 2018. Born in McKeesport, Pa. he came to this area 22 years ago from Beverly, Mass. Donald served in the Army National Guard for over 10 years and retired from Varian Company as a Mechanical Engineer. He will be remembered as the Family’s “MacGyver”. Duct tape was his favorite tool. He also enjoyed puttering around the house and napping. He is survived by his wife, Mary Lois Williams; children, Linda Bucannan (David) of Beverly, MA, Lori Hartling (Dale) of Pepperell, Mass., Tricia Diamond (Victor) of Cape Cod, Mass. and step-daughter, Kathy Matthews (Fred) of Jacksonville, Fla.; 11…

  • Salem

    Dartmouth, MA – Leo J. Jacques…

    Dartmouth, MA – Leo J. Jacques, 91, of Dartmouth, MA passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018, at The Residence at Cedar Dell. He was the husband of Ghislaine R. (Gagnon) Jacques. Mr. Jacques was born in Maine, son of the late Onesime and Phelime (Madore) Jacques. Prior to his retirement, he worked as a crane inspector for the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in New Hampshire. Survivors along with his wife include his 2 sons: Jean D. Jacques and his wife Denise of Raynham and Marc E. Jacques and his wife Janet of N. Charlston, S.C.; his daughter: Michelle Randall and her husband Todd of Titusville, Fla.; a sister: Arlene Beaulieu…

  • Gloucester

    Brattleboro, VT – Nancy A. You…

    Brattleboro, VT – Nancy A. Young MacIsaac was born August 20, 1934, in Stafford Springs, Conn., the daughter of Garfield and Elizabeth Baker Young of Bellows Falls, Vt.. She was raised in Springfield, Vt. with her sister Prudence and brothers David and Peter. She died at home in Brattleboro, Vt. on January 25, 2016. James R. MacIsaac, Jr. was born September 15, 1933, the son of James R. MacIsaac of Gloucester and Marjorie E. Dyer MacIsaac of Rockport. He was raised in Pigeon Cove, Mass. with his sister Barbara and brother Robert. He died at home in Brattleboro, Vt. on February 8, 2018. They fell in love while attending college…

  • Newburyport

    Plaistow, NH – Daniel J. Colli…

    Plaistow, NH – Daniel J. Collins, Jr. MD, 84, of Plaistow, NH passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of the late Mary (Beisler) Collins. Daniel was born in Haverhill, December 6, 1933 the son of the late Daniel, SR. and Helen (O’Leary) Collins. He was a graduate of Phillips Academy Andover, Harvard University and Columbia University Medical School. Dr. Daniel Collins honorably served his country in The United States Army as a Surgeon and was awarded the Bronze Star while serving in the Vietnam War. Having been a lifelong resident of Haverhill, Dr. Collins was a dedicated…

  • Newburyport

    Georgetown – Barbara Mae (Moff…

    Georgetown – Barbara Mae (Moffitt) Walsh, 96, a lifelong resident of Georgetown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday Evening, August 8, 2018 at the Highpoint Hospice House in Haverhill. Barbara was born in Georgetown on September 23, 1921 to the late George N. and Mabel A. (Smith) Moffitt and was raised and educated here in Georgetown. Barbara was a beloved wife and mother to her large family and relished in being such a great caretaker to them all. Her nurturing skills did not end with her family as she was an involved Nanny to many children throughout her life. During her spare time, Barbara loved the beach, especially Plum Island and…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Melvin J. Huberd…

    Newburyport – Melvin J. Huberdeau, age 86, longtime resident of Newburyport, passed suddenly at his home on Tuesday evening, August 7, 2018, after a period of declining health. He was the devoted husband of Lucille P. (Rivera) Huberdeau. One of seven children of the late Delphis J. and Leona A. (Comeau) Huberdeau, he was born in Haverhill on July 5, 1932 and was a graduate of Haverhill High School. Shortly after graduating from high school, he joined the military, proudly serving during the Korean War with the United States Air Force from March 26, 1952 until his honorable discharge on March 25, 1956, with the rank of Airman First Class.…

  • Newton

    Joseph Gertner

    GERTNER, Joseph Michael, 76, died at home on August 10 in Boston, MA. Joe was the son of Levi and Elisheva Gertner. He was raised in London, England, attending Gonville and Caius College at Cambridge University and Middlesex Hospital Medical School. He specialized in Pediatric Endocrinology, completing an exchange program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia before moving to the United States permanently in 1977. Joe lived for many years in Guilford, CT, working at Yale-New Haven Hospital. After several years as a professor at Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, Joe chose a different career path, becoming Chief Medical Officer at pharmaceutical companies in Boston and New Jersey. He…

  • Southbridge

    Kirk M. Lavallee of Southbridge, MA , May 2, 1953 – August 4, 2018

      SOUTHBRIDGE: Kirk Lavallee, 65, of Central Street, passed away peacefully on Saturday August 4, 2018 surrounded by his friends and extended family in the comfort of his own home. Kirk leaves behind his best friend and son Dylan Lavallee formerly of  Woodstock, CT. now of Florida, who was his life and light, his daughter Ruth Mongomrey and two grandchildren Jason and Landon both of Southbridge. He was pre-deceased by his mom Kay Lavallee Briere in 2015. Kirk was born in Southbridge. He graduated from Bay Path High School in 1973 and worked at the AO for twenty years as a maintenance supervisor and worked several part time jobs. Kirk…

  • Southbridge

    Kirk M. Lavallee of Southbridge, MA , May 2, 1953 – May 4, 1953

      SOUTHBRIDGE: Kirk Lavallee, 65, of Central Street, passed away peacefully on Saturday August 4, 2018 surrounded by his friends and extended family in the comfort of his own home. Kirk leaves behind his best friend and son Dylan Lavallee formerly of  Woodstock, CT. now of Florida, who was his life and light, his daughter Ruth Mongomrey and two grandchildren Jason and Landon both of Southbridge. He was pre-deceased by his mom Kay Lavallee Briere in 2015. Kirk was born in Southbridge. He graduated from Bay Path High School in 1973 and worked at the AO for twenty years as a maintenance supervisor and worked several part time jobs. Kirk…