• Charlestown

    SUSAN E. ADAMS-MacINNIS 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA

    Susan E. Adams-MacInnis, a lifelong resident of Charlestown entered into eternal life on Friday, August 10, 2018 following a dignified and courageous battle with cancer. She was 69 years of age. Susan was born in Chelsea on January 22, 1949, a daughter of the late Lamar R. Adams and Mary N. (Hall) Adams. She grew up in Charlestown where she was educated at St. Francis De Sales Parochial School and graduated from Rosary Academy High School in Watertown in 1966. Susan worked as a Patient Coordinator at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston in the Thoracic Surgery Department and retired following over 35 years of dedicated service. Susan took great pride…

  • Chelsea

    Gloria B. Ciulla

    Gloria B. Ciulla Send Flowers March 08, 1929 – August 07, 2018 Gloria passed away Tuesday evening Aug 7th. She was 89 years of age. Born and raised in Revere she was a beloved daughter of the View full obituary

  • Dartmouth

    Leo J. Jacques 8/2/2018 12:00:00 AM 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, SC; his daughter: Michelle Randall and her husband Todd of Titusville, FL; a sister: Arlene Beaulieu of Van Buren,…

  • Dartmouth

    Donald F. Cleveland 8/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    Donald F. Cleveland, 89, of Dartmouth, died Tuesday August 7, 2018 at Care One at New Bedford. He was the husband of Therese J. “Terri” (Blanchette) Cleveland, to whom he was married for 68 years. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Milton and Loretta (LaPointe) Cleveland, he was formerly employed as a machinist at Hathaway Machinery in Fairhaven and Baader Industries in New Bedford before his retirement. He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene. Survivors include his wife; his five children, Donna Self and her husband Corby of Tennessee, Christine Couto and her husband Michael of Dartmouth, Gary Cleveland and his wife Doreen…

  • Dartmouth

    Patrick J. Taffe 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    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, where over the past 28+ years he worked at multiple sites and in many different roles for the NBHA. Patrick eventually earned the position of Occupancy and Policy Administrator, where as a…

  • Fall River

    Justin Medeiros

    Justin Medeiros June 27, 1975 – August 8, 2018 Justin J. Medeiros, (Jus, Gus) 43, of Fall River, husband of Linda (De.Melo) Medeiros, passed away Wednesday, August 8, … View Details

  • Fall River

    Gloria Medeiros 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Gloria (Jacome) Medeiros, age 98, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on August 10, 2018 at Sarah Brayton Nursing Center. She was the beloved wife of the late John S. Medeiros. Born in Swansea, she was the daughter of the late Manuel & Ann (Benevides) Jacome. Gloria is survived by her daughters Barbara Michaud (husband Edward) of Somerset and Deborah Lynch (fiancé John Andrade) of Fall River; sisters Lillian King of Somerset and Dorothy Ducy of Uxbridge; 2 grandchildren Jennifer Miller (husband David) of Rehoboth and Kyle Michaud (wife Erin) of Holden, MA and 5 great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. She was…

  • Fall River

    Barbara Botelho 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    Barbara A (Machado) Botelho, age 79, of Fall River, died peacefully on Friday, August 10, 2018 surrounded by family. She was the daughter of the late Arlene (Landry) Machado and the late Joseph Machado. She worked at Sel-Sack for many years and was a machine operator for Hasbro toys and also sold Avon products before she retired. Barbara was dedicated to her family and loved spending time with them, she loved the holidays and cooking big dinners for her family. She also loved music, reading, shopping and crocheting. She is survived by her children; Jeffrey Botelho, Michelle Botelho, Mark Botelho (wife Lori), Gloria Botelho-Harpe (husband Jerry), Arlene Bravo (husband Krist),…

  • Medford

    Beverly Ann Brotman (Tankel) 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA

    BROTMAN, Beverly Ann (Tankel) of Medford. Devoted mother of Marc Brotman & his wife Anne of Derry, NH, Nancy Valchuis of Southborough & Lon Brotman of Windsor CT. Daughter of the late Joseph & Esther Tankel. Sister of June Tankel & the late W. Alan Tankel & Simone Labell. Sister in law of Lois Tankel. Loving grandmother of Leonard Brotman, Lauren & Paige Valchuis & Cate & Michaela Brotman. Life member of Hadassah & graduate of Beth Israel School of Nursing 1957. Service at the Torf Funeral Chapel 151 Washington Avenue, Chelsea, MA on Monday Aug. 13, at 11AM. Interment in Congregation B’Nai Brith Cemetery, Peabody. Shiva will be held…

  • Methuen

    Doris I. (Blais) Dailey 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Methuen,MA / Haverhill,MA / Lawrence,MA / Dracut,MA / Lowell,MA

    Mrs. Doris I. (Blais) Dailey, 73, of Methuen passed away on Friday August 10th at High Point Hospice House in Haverhill. Born in Lawrence, she is the daughter of Leo and Cecile (Belair) Blais, and had been an area resident all her life. Mrs. Dailey retired from Verizon where she worked as a clerk. She was a member of St. Lucy Parish, enjoyed watching the Red Sox and Patriots games but most of all she loved to spend time with her family. Mrs. Dailey is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, William J. Dailey of Methuen, one daughter; Kerrin Dailey and boyfriend Mark Moniz of Methuen, one son;…

  • Needham

    Jerome T. “Jerry” Derenzo 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    Derenzo, Jerome T. “Jerry” 61, of Fort Myers, FL formerly of Needham passed away peacefully on August 8th, 2018. He is predeceased by his beloved parents, Jerome and Evelyn Derenzo and his sister, Dawna Ann Derenzo. He is survived by his cherished children, Dawna Jane Derenzo of Boston, and Jerome “Jerry” Derenzo of Jersey City, NJ. He is also survived by his sister, Paula Zurcher, her husband Dr. Robert Zurcher, and their family of Elgin, SC and a brother Jay Derenzo, his wife Elizabeth and their family of Wellesley, MA. He is also survived by an extended and loving family. Born and raised in Needham, Jerry attended Villanova University and…

  • Needham

    William Joseph Kuhlman 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    William Joseph Kuhlman, beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend passed away on August 10, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. He is survived by his wife, Jodine (Vick) Kuhlman, and daughter, Elizabeth Kuhlman. He is also survived by his brothers, Richard Kuhlman and John Kuhlman, and by his sisters, Mary Harshfield, Maggie Kuhlman Meyer, and Kathy Kuhlman Klingler. Born in Ohio, Bill moved to Massachusetts after graduating Magna Cum Laude from the University of Findlay. Bill was a real estate agent. He was a long-time member of the National Association of Realtors and a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS). He served on the Ethics, Forms, and Arbitration Hearing Committees of…

  • Norton

    Carol A. (Dion) McGee 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM North Attleboro,MA / Norton,MA

    Carol A. McGee, 75 Dateline: North Attleboro, MA Carol A. (Dion) McGee, age 75, of North Attleboro, passed away in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her adoring family on Saturday, August 11, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Stephen A. McGee, to whom she was wed on August 5, 1961. Her funeral Mass, to which relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend, will be celebrated in St. Mark’s Church, 105 Stanley St., North Attleboro on a day and time to be announced. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in North Attleboro. Visiting hours will be held at the Norton Memorial Funeral Home, 19 Clapp St.…

  • Wilmington

    Daniel C. Wandell, Jr.

    Daniel C. Wandell, Jr. “Danny”, age 55, of Tewksbury, formerly a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly at home on August 10, 2018. Danny was the devoted father of Victoria Smith & her husband J.T. of Westford, Curtis Wandell & his wife Hayley of Tewksbury and Allyson Wandell of Arizona.  Loving “Pa” of Paige, A.J., Jaxon, Payton, Landon, and soon to be Lily.  Cherished son of the late Daniel C. Sr. and Catherine E. “Betty” (Hennessy) Wandell, dear brother of Kim McDonough-Gawron of Hollis, ME, Joan Wandell of Lowell, Susan Landry & her late husband William of Billerica, Nancy Brothers & her husband Patrick of Tewksbury, Kathy Mireault &…

  • Taunton

    Rhonda J. (Cornell) Costa 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    In Taunton, August 11, 2018 Rhonda J. (Cornell) Costa wife of Anthony “Tony” Costa died peacefully with her loving family bye her side at the age of 61. Born in Middleboro, Rhonda was the daughter of the late Arnold and Beverly (Burnham) Cornell. She was a graduate of Apponequet High School class of 1974. Rhonda was the co-owner with her husband Tony of Costa Cleaning Co. and she also worked for Burger King in Taunton for over twenty years. Rhonda was the mother of Sandy Chown and her husband Jared of East Taunton and Tony Costa of Chicago. Grandmother of Brynn, Ryleigh and Oliver Chown all of East Taunton. Sister…

  • Wayland

    Jeanne D. (Detty) Maubert 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Anderson,SC / Wayland,MA

    ANDERSON, SOUTH CAROLINA: Jeanne D. (Derry) Maubert, 91, formerly of Wayland, died peacefully and comfortably on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at her daughter’s home following a period of declining health. She was born in Boston on November 24, 1926 the daughter of the late Gardner C. Derry and Hazel Maud (Goodine) Derry. Jeanne was a graduate of Hollins College in Virginia with the Class of 1948. She had a long career as the Secretary to Rev. Dr. Donald S. Ewing of Trinitarian Congregational Church of Wayland. She resided in Wayland for over 28 years and spent 11 years in West Falmouth. Jeanne is survived by her children, Paul H.N. Maubert…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Amber Marie 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, CT. She leaves behind her mother, Brenda J. (LaFountain) Lizotte of Brooklyn, Ct., her father, Pierre Lizotte of New Brunswick, Canada, a brother, P.J. Lizotte, two sisters, Melissa Watson and Venessa Shermansky and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Amber was born in Putnam, CT., April 29, 1992. 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 message…

  • West Roxbury

    Eliza W. “Betty” Kerr 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA

    KERR Eliza W. “Betty” Longtime resident of West Roxbury formerly of Stirling, Scotland, passed away on August 9, 2018. Beloved daughter of the late Hugh and Susan (Williamson) Kerr. Niece of the late William and Marion Kerr with whom she resided. Graduate of Simmons College, 1981. Employed by the former Shawmut Bank for 37 years retiring as Vice President. Funeral Services private. Eliza will be interred with her late aunt and uncle at Forest Hills Cemetery, Boston. For online guestbook pemurrayfuneral.com.

  • West Roxbury

    Phyllis B. Benoit 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / West Bridgewater,MA / West Roxbury,MA / Foxboro,MA

    Phyllis B. (Rainville) Benoit, age 77, of North Easton, formerly of West Bridgewater and Brockton, died peacefully August 9, 2018 at Care Dimensions Hospice House. Born in Brockton, Phyllis was the daughter of the late William A. and Beatrice E. (Laliberte) Benoit. Raised and educated in Brockton, she was a graduate of Brockton Hospital School of Nursing. Before retiring in 2007, Phyllis was employed as a Registered Nurse at Brockton Hospital for 40 years, many of which were spent as an Operating Room nurse. Phyllis was an avid fan of her grandsons’ sporting events and also enjoyed Patriots, Red Sox and college football games. Phyllis is survived by two daughters…

  • Winthrop

    Paul BARNICLE 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Winthrop,MA

    Sgt. Detective Paul Barnicle, 69, BPD (ret.) died on August 10, 2018, at home in Winthrop surrounded by his beloved children, Christopher and Nora, after a long, arduous 18-month battle with brain cancer. Across all the weeks and months he courageously combatted the disease, he met each day with the same strong character, sense of honor and dignity he brought to being a police officer. He was born March 29, 1949 in Worcester, the loving son of Robert and Beatrice Barnicle. He was raised in Fitchburg and attended local schools until he joined the United States Army and was dispatched to Vietnam where he served as a combat medic assigned…

  • Worcester County

    Dorothy Louise (Majewski) Kulig, 87 8/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Dorothy Louise (Majewski) Kulig, 87 of Millbury, passed away after a brief illness on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 surrounded by her loving children. Her husband Stanley W. Kulig died in 1992. She is survived by her son, Dr. John Kulig of Millbury; two daughters, Kathleen West and her husband Brent of Leicester and Linda Magoon of Sutton, NH. She is lovingly remembered as “Grammie” by her five grandchildren, Jessica West and her husband Steve Isaacson, Michael West, CW2 Gregory West, Jeffrey Kulig and Jennifer Magoon. She also leaves behind her loving companion Chester Roy of Millbury; a sister Virginia Rusin of NJ., brother-in-law, Dr. Gerald Croteau of Taunton; sister-in-law Ruth…

  • Worcester County

    Bella Therese Duquette 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER__ Bella Therese (Dalbec) Duquette, 95, of Worcester died Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in St. Vincent Hospital surrounded by her loving and devoted family. Bella is survived by her husband of seventy years, George P. Duquette. She also leaves her children; son Philip Duquette and his wife Nancy of Hertford, NC; daughters, Donna Lee Duquette and her husband Bruce Ela of Lunenburg, Janine Spillane of Auburn, Linda Verstein and her husband Howard of Warrenville, Il, Cheryl Harvey and her husband Mike of Magnolia, TX and Mary Grant and her husband Bill of Uxbridge, seventeen grandchildren; thirty two great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Bella was predeceased by her brothers…

  • Worcester County

    Elizabeth McDonough 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Elizabeth McDonough, 94, of Worcester passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on Friday, August 10th in the Christopher House. Her husband of 37 years, Owen L. McDonough died in 1995. She leaves a daughter, Judith Roach of Holland, MI; a sister, Dorothy Girard of Brewster, MA; two grandchildren, Alfred Daniel Roach II and Ebony Roach; and several nieces and nephews especially, Karen and Amara for all their love, care and concern. She was predeceased by four sisters and a brother. She was born in Dudley the daughter of Matthias and Ludmila (Yokupsik) Kubik. Elizabeth worked at Jordan Marsh as a clerk for many years. She was…

  • New Bedford

    Leonard A. Cormier, 77

    ACUSHNET — Leonard A. (Lenny) Cormier, age 77 of Acushnet, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in Charlton Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family after having a history of heart problems since age 35. He was the husband of Sandra J. (Tavares) Cormier to whom he had been happily married for 50 years.Born in Acushnet, a son of the late Andrew and Jeanne (Tetreault)Cormier, he was a lifelong resident of Acushnet. Lenny was a graduate of New Bedford Vocational High […]

  • New Bedford

    Donald F. Cleveland, 89

     DARTMOUTH — Donald F. Cleveland, 89, of Dartmouth, died Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at Care One at New Bedford. He was the husband of Therese J. “Terri” (Blanchette) Cleveland, to whom he was married for 68 years. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Milton and Loretta (LaPointe) Cleveland, he was formerly employed as a machinist at Hathaway Machinery in Fairhaven and Baader Industries in New Bedford before his retirement. He was a member of the First Church of the […]

  • New Bedford

    Viola A. Dabrowski, 93

    ACUSHNET — Viola A. (Martin) Dabrowski, 93, of Acushnet died peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2018 in St. Luke’s Hospital after a brief illness.She was the wife of the late Alfred Dabrowski, to whom she was married for sixty-eight years, mother of the late Robert Dabrowski and grandmother of the late Lori Wright and Robyn Dabrowski. She is survived by a daughter, June A. Wright and her husband Russell; her granddaughter, Rebecca Balzarini and her husband Michael and her grandson […]

  • New Bedford

    Robert L. Carroll, 91

     NEW BEDFORD — 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 […]

  • New Bedford

    Anne M. Paim, 81

    GOLDSBORO, NC — Anne Marie Roderiques Paim, 81 passed away Tuesday at Wayne U.N.C. Healthcare surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Manuel and Mary C. Roderiques, and the widow of Donald Paim. Mrs. Anne served as a foster grandmother at Brogden Primary School.A graveside service will be held on Friday at 3:00 p.m. at Wayne Memorial Park. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.Mrs. Paim is survived by her children, Bruce […]

  • Fitchburg

    Mabel G. (Wheeler) Folkins

    SHIRLEY- Mabel G. (Wheeler) Folkins, 92, of Shirley, died Friday, August 10, 2018, in the Health Alliance Leominster Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born in Shirley, on August 23, 1925, a daughter of the late Jerome G. and Emily G. (Hunt) Wheeler and was a lifelong resident of Shirley. Mabel worked as a stitcher for the George Frost Company for 30 years, retiring in 1990. She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Parish, where she sang in the choir, was a member of their prayer group and Ladies Sodality, formerly known as the Children of Mary. She cherished her times spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren…

  • Chelsea

    Obituaries 08-09-2018

    Marion Terese Decowski September 15, 1930 – July 31, 2018 Marion T. (McLaughlin) Decowski passed away on Tuesday, July 31, in the peaceful surroundings of her son’s Rochester, N.H. home. She was 87 years old. Born and raised in Chelsea, a daughter of the late John F. and Margaret G. (Coleman) McLaughlin. Marion attended St. Rose Parochial School and graduated from St. Rose High School.       She worked as a librarian at the Chelsea Public Library and as a long-distance operator and telephone repair associate for NE Telephone  Co. In 1952, she married Raymond J. Decowski and the couple raised their family in Chelsea. She also resided for several years in…

  • Cape Cod

    Diana Mary Pierce Smith

    CHARLESTON, SC – On the anniversary of what would have been her birthday, August 11th, and for family members, cherished friends, and colleagues of Diana Mary Pierce Smith who previously lived, worked, raised her children, owned and operated a small business, and became a sober person on Cape Cod, you may wish to know that she left life on December 17, 2017 after a brief, intense recurrence of lung cancer.  Diana was 75 years young. She passed calmly, quietly and with supreme acceptance […]

  • Cape Cod

    Philip F., Mulvey Jr., 86

    NEEDHAM – Philip F., Mulvey 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 […]

  • Lynn

    George E. Walkey, 78

    SWAMPSCOTT — George E. Walkey, age 78, of Swampscott, died Wednesday in Boston after a brief illness, surrounded by his loved ones. He was the husband of Kathleen G. (Fountain) Walkey, with whom he shared 41 years of marriage. Born and raised in Lynn, he was the son of the late George and June (Wildes) Walkey. He was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School and attended Berkeley College of Music. He had lived in Swampscott since 1988 and worked as a night manager for White Hen Pantry in Saugus for 20 years. Music was George’s life, and he played his guitar every day. He also played bass, and tenor…

  • Lynn

    Thomas Page, 68

    LYNN — Thomas J. Page, age 68, a lifelong Lynn resident, passed away after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his loving sons and family. Tom was the son of the late Robert and Elsie Page. He was a graduate of Lynn English High School and had earned a bachelor’s degree from Boston University. Tom dedicated his life to his family. He especially enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s sporting events and activities. He is survived by his four sons, Thomas and his wife Jennifer, Ron and his wife Yvette, Dana and his companion Lougie, and Brian. He was the proud grandfather of Kayla, R.J., Juliana, Megan, and Ashliegh. He was the brother…

  • Lynn

    Phyllis A. Elder, 76

    HAVERHILL — Phyllis Audrey Elder, of Haverhill and formerly of Saugus and Lynn, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 in the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington at the age of 76. Born in Lynn on Nov. 24, 1941, she was the daughter of the late George and Lilly (Arnold) Elder. Phyllis was raised and educated in Lynn. She worked more than 20 years as fabrics manager of the former Rich’s Department Store. In her spare time, she enjoyed crocheting, reading, and tackling crossword puzzles. Phyllis leavers her daughter, Christina Hawley and her husband, Ronald of Haverhill; her grandson, Devin Hawley of Haverhill; her brothers, Arthur Elder of Saugus…