• Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Carol L. Laflamme

    Carol L. Laflamme November 5, 1951 – August 13, 2018 Carol L. (Taylor) Laflamme, 66, of Whitinsville passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 after a long and courageous battle w… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Charlestown

    PAUL K. ROBINSON 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA / Boston,MA

    Paul K. Robinson, a longtime resident of Boston and formerly of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Monday, August 13, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston following a 2 month battle with cancer. He was 70 years of age. Paul was born in Boston on July 10, 1948, a son of the late Rita M. (Allard) Robinson and Harold L. Robinson. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated in the Boston Public School system and graduated from Charlestown High School in 1965. Paul worked as a Manager in the billing department for Burns & Levenson Law Firm in Boston for over 18 years. He enjoyed going to…

  • Fall River

    Maria “Marquinhas” Da Luz (Ferreira) Sousa 8/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Maria “Marquinhas” Da Luz (Ferreira) Sousa, age 104, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at RI Hospital on August 15, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Hermano E. Sousa. Born in Capelas, São Miguel, Açores, she was the daughter of the late Manuel & Marianna Ferreira. Maria is survived by her children Afonso Sousa (wife Escolastica) Sousa of Somerset, Laudalino “Larry” Sousa (wife Connie) of Westport and Dinasalia Medeiros (husband Luciano) of Fall River; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her children Edgardo Sousa and Venilde Raposo, 2 great-grandchildren, as well as four brothers. Her…

  • Chicopee,  Holyoke

    Florence Risuelo McCann

    View Florence Risuelo McCann CHICOPEE- Florence R. (Haley) McCann, 94, of Chicopee, passed away at Baystate Medical Center on Monday, August 13, 2018. She was born in New Haven, CT on January 23, 1924, a daughter of the late Leon and Risuelo (Fish) Haley. Florence spent most of her life in Chicopee and married the late Francis McCann, who predeceased her in 1969. She worked for 12 years in the golf club department at A.G. Spaulding before retiring in 1984. In her spare time, Florence enjoyed …


    Pauline L. (Gildert) Giguere 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Leicester,MA

    LEICESTER: Pauline L. (Gildert) Giguere, 88, formerly of 30 Pleasant St., died Tuesday, Aug. 14 in The Meadows of Leicester. Her husband Paul D. Giguere died in 1999. She leaves her son Michael A. Giguere and his wife Shelley of Summerville, SC, her daughter Kathy A. Sliwinski of Worcester, a sister Joyce Pendell and her husband Richard of Cromwell, CT., four grandchildren; Lynne Rohtstein and her husband Greg, Nicolas Putnam, Kelly Bennett and her husband Bill and Michael Sliwinski and his wife Rose, great grandchildren; Addison, Emma, Jacob and Edward, nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by three brothers; Arthur, Cecil and Roger Gildert. Born in Presque Isle, Maine, she…

  • Malden

    Mary V. (Martell) MacSwain 8/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA

    Mary V. (Martell) MacSwain passed away on August 15, 2018. She was 100 years old. Mary was born in the Roxbury section of Boston. She was a longtime resident of Dorchester and Everett before moving to Malden. Mary was the wife of the late Grant P. “Red” MacSwain. She was the loving mother of Barbara MacSwain of Malden, Donna Bordonaro and her husband Joseph of Malden, and the late Gerald MacSwain. Mary was the sister of Anna Garneau of Norwell and the late Joseph and John Martell, Martha Zamagni, Adeline Day and Alice King. She was the cherished grandmother of Matt Candelora and his wife Christy, Lauren Toppi and her…

  • Medford

    Lawrence F. “Larry” McGovern 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Medford,MA

    Lawrence F. “Larry” McGovern passed away peacefully on August 14, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was 73 years old. Larry was a resident of North Reading and formerly a longtime resident of Medford. He was the late owner and operator of McGovern’s Towing of Medford as well as several other businesses in Medford over the years. Larry was the beloved husband of MaryAnn Dell’Anno-McGovern. He was the son of the late Frederick and Rose (Fiske) McGovern. Larry was the loving father of Larry McGovern Jr., Jodi McGovern and her husband Derek Labrecque, Michael Bonacorso and his wife Sandra, Ashley DiBlasi and her husband Mike, William McGovern, Nicholas McGovern,…

  • Medway

    Michael DelGenio 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Medway,MA

    Michael DelGenio, 93, a lifelong resident of Medway, died peacefully on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at his home after a long illness. He was the beloved husband of 75 years to Pauline (Ott) DelGenio. Born in Medway on May 4, 1925, he was the son of the late Guiseppe and Carmella (Monica) DelGenio. Mike was a WWII Army veteran serving in the South Pacific and the Battle of the Bulge. After the war he worked at the Medway Water Department for 2 years. Before his retirement, he worked at the former Rosenfield Concrete in Hopedale for 40 years and was a member of the Teamsters Union Local 170. Mike was…

  • Medway

    Robert E. De Joie 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Medway,MA / Boston,MA

    Robert E. De Joie, 90, of Medway, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Milford Regional Medical Center. He was the beloved husband of Loraine F. (Nolte) De Joie for almost 60 years. Born in Boston on October 22, 1927, he was the son of the late Victor E. and Mary A. (Curran) De Joie. Bob grew up in the Mission Hill section of Boston and was a resident of Medway for the past 58 years. He proudly served in the Army during WWII. Before his retirement, Bob worked as a screw machine operator at the former Cambion Manufacturing in Cambridge. Bob was a faithful parishioner of St. Mary’s Church…

  • Natick

    Alma Louise (Munsell) Gunther 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    GUNTHER, Alma Louise (Munsell) of Natick, formerly of Mission Hill and West Roxbury, died peacefully on August 12th at the age of 85 after a courageous battle against lung cancer. Beloved wife of the late Carl A. Gunther. Loving mother of Kent Gunther of Roslindale and Gail Sullivan and her husband James of West Roxbury. Adored sister of Elinor Ruprecht and her husband Paul, and the late Sheila Stockbridge, Madolin Dooley, and Curtis Munsell. Dear sister-in-law of Eileen Munsell. Devoted Nana of Allison Gunther, Kent Gunther and his wife Lauren, Katie Sullivan Rissmiller and her husband Josh, Caroline Sullivan Rusconi and her husband Nicholas, Lauren Gunther, and Liam Gunther. Cherished…

  • Natick

    Robert E. Morris 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Robert E. Morris, 92, passed away August 13, 2018 at his residence after a period of declining health. He was born in Natick, MA on May 25, 1926 and was a lifelong resident. He was son of the late Thomas F. Morris, Sr. and Nellie (Monteith) Morris. He was predeceased by his brother Thomas F. Morris, Jr. and two sisters Katherine and Eleanor Morris and sister in law Alice Morris. Mr. Morris served on the Natick Fire department and was appointed to Fire Chief in 1982 and retired in December of 1989 after 30 years of service. He was also a member of the Fire Chiefs Association of Massachusetts and…

  • Natick

    Robert Winston “Wimpy” Ward, Sr. 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Robert “Wimpy” Winston Ward Sr. of Natick, 83, passed away August 14, 2018 at the Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice Residence in Wayland, after a period of declining health. He was born in Natick on June 17, 1935 and was a life-long resident. He was the son of the late Everett and Eva (Frizzle) Ward, predeceased by brother Richard and Sister Dianne. Also predeceased by his wife Roberta (Roberts) of 36 years. Wimpy served the town of Natick in his many jobs held here, but retired from the DPW January, 2000 after 46 years. He was a member of the Natick Lodge of Elks #1425 and enjoyed playing Pitch on Friday…

  • New Bedford

    Panagiota “Alice” Ferguson 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    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 grandchildren, Rebekah, Andrew, Graham, Alexis, Giselle and Nathan. Alice worked for over 50 years for the government as part of the National Park Service, and most recently, for the Social Security Administration, and she served as an advisor to many friends and to the…

  • New Bedford

    Irene B. Livramento 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    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 her retirement. She was a member of God’s Community Choir and St. Therese Choir. In her retirement, she enjoyed teaching music lessons to elementary school students. She is survived by her daughter, Marilynn Wray and…

  • New Bedford

    Antonia C. Rozario 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Antonia C. Rozario, age 73 years old, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in New Bedford, MA, she was the beloved daughter of the late Antonio and Clara (Costa) Rozario. Antonia had worked as a secretary for Early Learning Child Care for over 40 years. She loved her kids and was like a mother figure to many. She is survived by her son, Craig S. Rozario of New Bedford; a grandson, Craig Rozario; 5 siblings, Eva Rozario Nolan of Chicago, IL, Amelia Gomes of New Bedford, Ernest Rozario of Bridgeport, CT, Paul Rozario of New Bedford and Stella Lopes of New…

  • Raynham

    John J. Nelson 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Venice,FL / Raynham,MA / Plainville,MA

    In Sarasota, Florida, August 9, 2018, John J. Nelson, 58 years old of Venice, Florida, passed away peacefully at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Taunton and resided in Raynham and Plainville, MA. He was the husband of his loving wife Darline R. (Arnold) Nelson, and the father of his pride and joy, John James Nelson Jr. (Jack). He was the son of Paul E. Nelson and Lucy M. (Ferarra) Nelson (both deceased). In addition, he leaves behind a brother, Paul C. Nelson and his wife Marissa of Naples, FL and Bourne, MA, James L. Nelson (deceased), a sister, Janet L. DiGiorgio and her…

  • Salem

    Nicholas Pellegrini

    Nicholas Pellegrini Send Flowers February 27, 1921 – August 15, 2018 Nicholas Pellegrini, a long-time resident of Salem, died at his residence, Brightview Senior Living, in Danvers at the age of 97. He was the husband of View full obituary

  • Tewksbury

    Sandra L. Turcotte 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA

    Sandra L. Turcotte Retired I.R.S. Supervisor TEWKSBURY: Sandra L. (Silva)(Brown) Turcotte, age 73, passed away at the Lowell General Hospital-Saints Campus on Friday, August 10, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Peter A. Turcotte, Sr. She also leaves many family members and friends. Relatives and friends will be received on Saturday, Aug. 18, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Farmer & Dee Funeral Home, 16 Lee Street, Tewksbury, immediately followed by a Prayer Service to be held at the funeral home. Please Omit Flowers. Donation in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908

  • Walpole

    Robert P. Gugliotta 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Walpole,MA

    Robert P. Gugliotta, 67, of East Walpole passed away peacefully, surrounded by family and friends, on August 14th, after a 30-year battle with cancer. Bob is survived by his beloved children, Robert E. Gugliotta (and partner, Melissa Mangini) of Weymouth and Annamarie Trialonas (and husband, Robert Trialonas) of Forest Hills, New York, as well as his loving partner, Karen Murray, of Cumberland, Rhode Island. Bob is also survived by his brothers, John Gugliotta and wife Patricia of Cotuit, and Peter Gugliotta and wife Linda of Norwood. Bob was the devoted Papa of his two beautiful granddaughters, Annie Elisabeth and Nora Claire, and a proud truck driver of more than forty-four…

  • Watertown

    Evelyn Conneely

    View Evelyn Conneely CONNEELY, Evelyn C. (O’Reilly) of Winchendon formerly of Watertown & Newton August 11, 2018. Age 73. Beloved wife of Joseph Conneely.  Loving Mother of Thomas B. & his wife Susan of Newton, Michael C. of MA, Jane B. & Peter T. Conneely both of Winchendon and the late Joseph M. Conneely.  Dear sister of Tony O’Reilly of New Zealand, Rita Kelly of Plymouth, Mary Clancy & Patty O’Reilly both of Ireland, & the late Tim & John O’Reilly…. CON…

  • West Roxbury

    Philip F. Minervino 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Roslindale,MA / Boston,MA / Jamaica Plain,MA / Dedham,MA

    Philip F. Minervino of Holliston (formerly of Weston and Cambridge) succumbed to cancer at his home August 13, 2018. A life long lover of things of beauty; he was a critically acclaimed architect, designer, antique toy collector and a builder of stone walls. Born in Brooklyn, NY to Georgia and Vincent Minervino in 1936. The first High School graduate in his family, he was a graduate of Pratt Institute and was an Officer in the U.S. Army. Phil owned his own architectural practice for many years in Cambridge specializing in educational and medical projects. Before starting his own firm he worked extensively around the world for Sasaki Associates and taught…

  • Weymouth

    Robert E. McCarthy 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Dennis,MA / Quincy,MA / Canton,MA / Stoughton,MA / Sharon,MA / Norfolk,MA / Boston,MA / Weymouth,MA / Norwell,MA

    McCarthy, Robert E. of Dennis, Ma, formerly of Quincy, passed away peacefully on August 14, 2018. He was 88 years old. He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years Jeanne (Scanlan). Bob was born to the late Timothy W. & Katherine (Kearns) McCarthy. Bob was a proud graduate of Boston College High School and Boston University. He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1949 and served in Korea for 18 months prior to his discharge in 1952. When he returned from Korea, he received his bachelor’s degree in education and master’s degree in health and physical education from Boston University. Bob began is teaching career for the Weymouth…

  • Wilmington

    Judith Ann (DeNufrio) Scannell 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Wilmington,MA / Hudson,NH / North Reading,MA

    Judith Ann (DeNufrio) Scannell of Medford died on Friday, August 10, at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center of Burlington. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Vincent J. and Louise (Roucco) DeNufrio. Judy was the beloved wife of Joseph Scannel and the devoted mother of Vincent J. Scannell and wife Amanda. Jacob and Ryan Scannell, all of Medford. She was the loving grandmother of Everly Scannell, and the dear sister of Daniel DeNufrio and wife Patricia of Wilmington, Vincent DeNufrio and wife Mary of Hudson, New Hampshire. Judy was the cherished daughter-in-law of Natalie and the late Dan Scannell of Medford, sister-in-law of Susan and Joseph DeAngelis…

  • Worcester County

    John E. Hackett, Sr., 88 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    John E. Hackett, Sr. of Worcester passed away at home on Monday, August 13, 2018 after a period of declining health. He was born in Worcester on April 6, 1930 to J. Ernest Hackett and Alice (Bolduc) Hackett and was one of four children. He married the love of his life, Josephine (Podmostka) Hackett, on November 16, 1957 in Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Worcester and had four children. John was a lineman with New England Power Service Company,later Massachusetts Electric, and retired from Massachusetts Electric in 1992 after 38 years. He served his country on active duty in the United States Navy as a member of SubGroup 1 and…

  • New Bedford

    Vincent P. Jasinski, 65

    NEW BEDFORD — Vincent Paul Jasinski, 65, of New Bedford, entered in to eternal life, surrounded by his loving family. Wednesday, August 15 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the son of Hilda (Correia) Jasinski of New Bedford and the late Mitchell S. Jasinski. He was born in New Bedford and lived here all of his life.Vincent was a greeter and collector at Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. Vincent attended Immaculate Conception School, Normandin Jr. High School, and took […]

  • New Bedford

    Antonia C. Rozario, 73

    NEW BEDFORD — Antonia C. Rozario, age 73 years old, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in New Bedford, MA, she was the beloved daughter of the late Antonio and Clara (Costa) Rozario.Antonia had worked as a secretary for Early Learning Child Care for over 40 years. She loved her kids and was like a mother figure to many.She is survived by her son, Craig S. Rozario of New Bedford; a grandson, Craig Rozario; 5 siblings, Eva Rozario Nolan of […]

  • New Bedford

    Richard E. Szlegier

    DARTMOUTH — Richard E. Szlegier died Sunday, August 12, 2018, at the home of his loving care providers, Lillian and Robert Willett.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Edward and Sophie F. (Rapala) Szlegier and brother of the late Edward R. Szlegier, of New York, he lived in this city for many years before moving to Dartmouth.Richard was a special person with special gifts of Polish Power, his infectious smile and warm personality to all who came in contact with him. He […]