• Dedham

    Fred Lee Loomer, Jr. 8/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    LOOMER, Fred Lee Jr. passed away suddenly on August 8, 2018. Fred is the loving husband of Mary T.H. (Claffey), they were blessed with over 21 years of a beautiful marriage. Fred is the loving son of Ann Marie (Schneider) and the late Fred Lee Loomer, Sr. Loving Brother of Gail and her husband Paul Topham, Ann Marie (Re) and her husband Dana Fernald, Beth and her husband Bob Runco, Kristine Loomer and Rory Drolet, and the late Sandy and her surviving husband John Hill. Loving Brother in law of Sharon Claffey Kaliouby and her husband Amr, Charles H. Claffey, Jr and his wife Anita, and Helen and her husband…

  • Dedham

    James S. Bruno Sr. 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    BRUNO, James S., Sr. August 11, 2018, of Naples, Florida, formerly of Dedham. Beloved husband of Nancy Willwerth Bruno. Loving father of Susan Crowley, Linda Bruno, Jayne LaVita, and James S. Bruno Jr. Complete notice to follow in September. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made, in his memory, to Avow, https://avowcares.org/. (239) 261 4404.

  • Dedham

    Karen (Gilmore) Girouard 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    GIROUARD, Karen (Gilmore) Of Hyde Park, August 12, 2018. Devoted mother of Kristi Dowd of Medford, Kori Tamanini of Boston, and the late Jacquelyn Girouard. Also survived by 5 grandchildren. Daughter of Dorothy (Fata) Riley of Hyde Park and the late Paul Riley. Sister of William Gilmore of Hyde Park and Edward Coolbrith of Walpole. Karen was a graduate of Burdett College and worked as a legal secretary. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., DEDHAM, Friday, Aug. 17 at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Dedham at 10am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours at the funeral…

  • Dedham

    Mark F. Emery 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    EMERY, Mark F. Of Hull formerly of Holliston and Needham, August 14, 2018. Devoted father of Samuel Emery of Abington, Joshua Emery and his wife Jessica of Newtown, PA, and Maxwell Emery and his wife Joyce of Holliston. Loving grandpa of Morris and Reece. Former husband of Marcia Emery of Holliston. Brother of Cecilia Butler of Dedham, Veronica Emery of Fredonia, NY, Christopher Emery of Wilmot, NH, James Emery of Northboro, and Vincent Emery and Claire Cobb both of Dedham. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mark was a graduate of Needham High School class of 1973 and Wentworth Institute of Technology. He spent his career as a salesman…

  • Dorchester

    WILLIAM “BILLY” GIBBONS 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Dorchester,MA

    GIBBONS, William (Billy) M. Of Dorchester formerly Hyde Park passed away August 10 at age 55. Beloved father of William Scopa and also survived by many relatives and friends. Billy was a friend of Bill’s for many years. Thanks to Sister Ruth and the Bethany House Ministries Billy found a new way of life and was able to live serenely. Billy was a good friend to many, a great worker, and will be dearly missed. Visiting hours will be August 21 at Casper’s Funeral Home 187 Dorchester Street South Boston, MA from 5pm-8pm. In lieu of flowers all donations can be made to http://www.bethanyhouseministries.org.

  • Fall River

    Rev. Msgr. John F. Moore 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    Reverend Monsignor John F. Moore died at the Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Msgr. Moore was born in New Bedford on July 1, 1933, the son of Patrick J. and Rose (McCabe) Moore, both natives of Ireland. He attended the parish schools of St. Lawrence Parish, graduating from The Holy Family High School in 1951. Msgr. Moore prepared for the priesthood at Cardinal O’Connell Seminary and St. John’s Seminary in Boston, receiving Bachelor and Master of Arts Degrees. He was ordained to the priesthood on January 30, 1960 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Fall River by Bishop James L. Connolly. His parish assignments included…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Kenneth Willard Duren

      Kenneth Willard Duren February 19, 1938 – August 6, 2018 Kenneth W. Duren age 80 of Littleton formerly of Carlisle passed away on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Beth Israel Medical Center in Boston. Born in Concord, Massachusetts on February 19, 1938 he was the son of the late Samuel and Evelyn (Millis) Duren. Kenneth had many types of work during his life. His first job as a teenager was at Swartz junk yard in Ayer. Kenneth then worked for his father at Duren Motors in Carlisle. Kenneth had a…  

  • Lynn

    Timothy DeMontier

    View Timothy DeMontier Timothy A. DeMontier, age 62 years, of Saugus, formerly of Lynn died unexpectedly at his home Saturday August 11, 2018. Born in Lynn he was the son of the late Thomas A. DeMontier, Sr. and Caroline (Long) Mace and her husband Dana Mace. Tim attended Lynn schools and graduated from Lynn English High School, Class of 1975. He was employed as a custodian at Beverly Hospital and Norelco until he retired. Tim enjoyed sports and listening to Music. He is survived by three dau…

  • Malden

    Lagrace Paul 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA

    Lagrace (Dorsainvil) Paul, a resident of Malden passed away on August 10, 2018. She was 78 years old. Lagrace was the wife of 53 years to the late Joseph Michel Paul. She was the daughter of the late Zorelien and Saintizane (Dieudonne) Dorsainvil. Lagrace was the beloved mother of Marie Romie Alexis, Baudelaire Paul, Michelle Aristil, Danie Jerry, Joane Paul and the late Mireille Clerge. She is also survived by 3 son in-laws, 1 daughter in-law, and 10 grandchildren. A service will be held from the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home 865 Main Street, Malden on Saturday August 18th at 10:00am. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. A…

  • Malden

    Carol E. “Cookie” Walsh 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Somerville,MA

    Carol E. “Cookie” (Walsh) Foster passed away on August 12, 2018. She was 80 years old. Carol was a longtime resident of Somerville and resided in Malden for the past 18 years. Carol was the beloved wife of Russell N. Foster. She was the daughter of the late George and Margaret (Breen) Walsh. Carol was the loving mother of Robert Ventura Jr., Roberta (Ventura) Kavanaugh, Richard Foster and Ronald Foster. She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be held from the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home 865 Main Street, Malden on Monday August 20th from 4-7pm and again on Tuesday morning…

  • Tewksbury

    Ronald D. Bruno 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA

    Ronald D. Bruno U.S. Army Veteran TEWKSBURY: Ronald David Bruno, age 60, a resident of Tewksbury for the past 28 years, passed away at the Lowell General Hospital-Saints Campus on Sunday, August 12, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Melody L. (Adam) Bruno, with whom he would have celebrated their 34th wedding anniversary on October 20. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Jennifer Bruno and her fiancé Bob Evans, and Christopher Bruno; two grandchildren, Luna Mae Evans and Harper Sage Evans; three brothers, Kenny Bruno and his wife Jamie, Bernie Bruno and his wife Carol, Lee Bruno, and the late Wayne Bruno; also many…

  • Watertown

    Arshalous Kantardjian 8/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Watertown,MA

    Kantardjian, Arshalous (Ourfalian) of Boca Raton, Florida, formerly of Watertown, August 7, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Missak Kantardjian. Devoted mother of Khachadour, Takouhie Kojagian, Zareh and Vahe. Also survived by many grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Sister of Ovsanna Kholobekian and the late Makrouhie Bastajian. Graveside prayer services will be held at Ridgelawn Cemetery, Watertown on Friday, August 17 at 11:00 a.m. A visitation period will be held in the Aram Bedrosian Funeral Home, 558 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown on Friday morning from 9:30 – 10:30, immediately prior to the cemetery prayers. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be…

  • Wellesley

    Diana Zucchelli 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    ZUCCHELLI, Diana Of York, ME, formerly of Wellesley, passed away August 6, 2018. Beloved wife of late Louis V. Zucchelli and mother of the late Carl Zucchelli who passed away in March of 2018. Devoted mother of Deborah Z. Block and her husband David of York, ME. “Nonni” to Nicole Shields and her husband Don, Philip, and Jenna Zucchelli, and Jonathan, Alyssa, and Holly Block. Great-grandmother of Lilla Marston. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Diana was the Administrative Assistant to the Town of Wellesley Selectman for many years and served many terms as a Town Meeting member for precinct B. She was a talented knitter and seamstress, and…

  • Wellesley

    Barbara E. Sullivan 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    SULLIVAN, Barbara E. Of Wakefield, RI, formerly of Wellesley, August 12, 2018. Beloved wife for 44 years of the late Robert Sullivan. Devoted and adored mother of Timothy Sullivan and his wife Melissa of Guilford, CT, Jill Cadogan and her husband Brian of Westford, Sharon Kominiarek and her husband Stephen of North Attleboro, Lisa Cadwalader and her husband George of Jamestown, RI, and Diane Smith and her husband Greg of Ipswich. Beloved grandmother of Emily, Abigail, Samantha, Gregory, Mary, Eleanor, Robert, John, and Courtney. Sister of Carol Calapso of Rome, Italy and Bill Engster of Brewster. Mrs. Sullivan was a graduate of Skidmore College, class of 1959, and received a…

  • Winthrop

    Steven Consolo

    View Steven Consolo Steven Consolo of School St., Norwood and formerly of Beachmont, Revere passed away at the Norwood Hospital on August 14, 2018. He was 61 years old. Born in Winthrop he was the beloved son of the late Lena (Forti) and Angelo Consolo. A longtime resident of Beachmont, Revere he was employed as an electrical foreman at Massport for over 33 years before he retired. He was also a member of Union Local 103, the Beachmont VFW and the Beachmont Yacht Club. He was the devoted…

  • Woburn

    Marion A. DeMichaelis 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Woburn,MA / Reading,MA / Winchester,MA / Medford,MA

    DeMichaelis, Marion A. (Illingworth) of Woburn formerly of Reading, August 13, 2018. Beloved wife of the late John M. DeMichaelis. Devoted mother of John S. DeMichaelis and his wife Susan of Reading, Mark J. DeMichaelis of Winchester, and Kevin D. DeMichaelis and his wife Pamela of Andover. Loving and cherished grandmother of John J., Justin, and Jeffrey DeMichaelis, Mark, Olivia and John C. DeMichaelis, Kevin C. and Ryan S. DeMichaelis. Sister of Richard J. Illingworth of NH, Paul Illingworth and his wife Marjorie, the late John “Jack” Illingworth. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held from the McLaughlin – Dello Russo Family Funeral Home…

  • New Bedford

    Irene B. Livramento, 86

     NEW BEDFORD — Irene B. Livramento, 86, of New Bedford passed away Sunday August 12, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born and raised in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Joaquim and Clara (Brito) Livramento, she lived in Philadelphia for many years before returning to New Bedford several years ago. She was a graduate of New Bedford High School. Irene was formerly employed as a claims examiner for the State of Pennsylvania Bureau of Employment Security until […]

  • New Bedford

    Panagiota “Alice” Ferguson, 89

    RICHMOND, VA — Panagiota “Alice” (Nanopoulos) Ferguson, affectionately known as “Yota” or “Yiayia,” 89, of Richmond, VA, formerly of New Bedford, died Thursday, August 9, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clinton S. Ferguson and her brother, Constantine Nanopoulos.She is survived by her children, Gregory Ferguson and his wife, Laura, Geoffrey Ferguson and his wife, Barbara and Heather Ferguson Oti and her husband, Oscar; and […]

  • New Bedford

    Pauline J. Smith, 89

     BOSCAWEN, NH — Pauline J. Smith, 89, of Tilton, died August 12, 2018 at the Merrimack County Nursing Home.Pauline was born on September 29, 1929 in New Bedford, MA the daughter of Joseph and Laura Commier.Pauline was a loving mother. She was a dedicated home maker and spent most of her time with her children. She was a woman of strong faith and belonged to the Open Door Baptist Church in New Bedford, MA where she volunteered in the nursery.Pauline is […]

  • New Bedford

    Irene Atkins, 96

    NEW BEDFORD — Irene Atkins, 96, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the New Bedford Jewish Home. Born in Fall River, MA, a daughter of the late Morris and Anna (Bolton) Teran, she was a lifelong resident of New Bedford.Irene was an R.N. Private Duty in the New Bedford area for many years, retiring in 1997. She was a member of Wamsutta Saturday Club, the sisterhood of the former Ahavath Achim, and a member of Congregation Tifereth Israel. She was a graduate of Albert Einstein […]

  • New Bedford

    Fred Pacheco, 65

     DARTMOUTH — Fred Pacheco, 65, of Dartmouth, died Monday, June 11, 2018 peacefully at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in New Bedford, son of the late David and Alice (Pacheco) Pacheco, he lived in New Bedford and Dartmouth for most of his life. Fred was a good friend and an entrepreneurial thinker who pursued many interests over the years. A graduate of Bristol Community College, his career included work at New Bedford High School, where he provided caring support […]

  • New Bedford

    Maria de Lourdes Sousa, 84

    NEW BEDFORD — Maria de Lourdes (de Medeiros) Sousa, 84, of New Bedford, died Saturday, August 11, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital, following a period of declining health. She was the wife of Gilberto Sousa and daughter of the late Joao de Medeiros and Maria Giraldina Borges Cabral. She was born in Agua de Pau, St. Michael, Azores. Mrs. Sousa was employed as a machine operator at Carol Cable until her retirement. She enjoyed scratching lottery tickets, taking rides along the beach with her […]

  • New Bedford

    Rev. Msgr. John F. Moore, 85

    FALL RIVER — Reverend Monsignor John F. Moore died at the Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River on Sunday, August 12, 2018.Msgr. Moore was born in New Bedford on July 1, 1933, the son of Patrick J. and Rose (McCabe) Moore, both natives of Ireland. He attended the parish schools of St. Lawrence Parish, graduating from The Holy Family High School in 1951. Msgr. Moore prepared for the priesthood at Cardinal O’Connell Seminary and St. John’s Seminary in Boston, […]

  • New Bedford

    Cesaltina R. Fontinha

    FONTINHA: of Fairhaven, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, Cesaltina R. (Dutra), 100. Widow of Manuel Fontinha. Calling hours are 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Cabral-Baylies Square Funeral Home, 512 N. Front St., New Bedford. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church, 136 Earle St., New Bedford. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery.

  • Newburyport

    Amesbury, MA – Dr. Leo…

    Amesbury, MA – Dr. Leonard A. LaBua, 86 years old, of Amesbury and Lynnfield, died peacefully on Monday, August 13, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Flushing, N.Y., the son of the late Marie and Joseph LaBua. A graduate of New York University, and the Wake Forest University Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, he did his residency at the New York Lying-In Hospital – Cornell Medical Center. He served two years as a physician in the United States Army at the rank of Captain at Fort Carson, Colorado, then continued to practice medicine for an additional 40 years. He was based at Union Hospital…

  • Gloucester

    Rockport, MA – Leona M. (Wille…

    Rockport, MA – Leona M. (Willett) Marsh, 88, of Rockport, Mass., passed away peacefully on the evening of Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Leona was born in Melrose, Mass., on December 27, 1929, the daughter of the late Orson and Esther (Hawley) Willett. In keeping with her wishes, there will not be any visiting hours. Her memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the Pigeon Cove Chapel, 155 Granite St., Rockport, MA. Family and friends are cordially invited. Burial is private. Arrangements are by the Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington St., Gloucester. Online condolences may be given at: www.greelyfuneralhome.com.

  • Salem

    South Portland, ME – Frances B…

    South Portland, ME – Frances Beatrice (Porcello) Roderick, 86, the beloved wife of the late Robert P. Roderick, died August 9, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Salem, a graduate of Salem High School, she was employed by Sylvania for many years before becoming a full-time homemaker. Fran was a great seamstress, sewing clothes for her daughters and herself. She enjoyed dancing with her husband of 64 years, traveling to their favorite places, and the wonderful company of family and friends. With a cancer prognosis of 6 months, Fran defied all odds and became a “walking miracle” living an additional 15 years. The youngest of two children, she…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Nancy Jeanne (Walker…

    Danvers – Nancy Jeanne (Walker) Haibon, 85, formerly of Gloucester and Beverly, passed away peacefully at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers on Saturday, August 11, 2018, following a lengthy illness. She was predeceased by her late husband, Thomas A. Haibon. Nancy was born on July 7, 1933, in Braintree, Massachusetts. She was the daughter of the late Clara E. (Wynot) Walker and Harry P. Walker Jr. Nancy arrived in this world as a very special person when it was discovered and published in the local newspaper that upon her birth “she is the possessor of a fully grown lower front tooth, the size of which might be attributed…