• Bedford

    Doris Norman

    Doris Norman May 10, 1930 – August 11, 2018 Dr. Doris Norman PhD passed away peacefully Sunday August 12th, 2018 in Redding, Connecticut.She was born May 10th, 1929 to the late Wade and Anna View full obituary

  • Beverly

    Marcia Elaine Woodbury

    Marcia Elaine Woodbury January 28, 1950 – August 12, 2018 BEVERLY – Marcia (Ellis) Woodbury, 68, passed away on Sunday morning, August 12, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Richa… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Beverly

    Linda B. Lojko

    Linda B. Lojko August 7, 1959 – August 13, 2018 Beverly – Linda (Booth) Lojko 59, beloved wife of Kevin F. Lojko, died unexpectedly at her home on Monday, August 13, 20… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Boston

    Ruben S. Williams 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Ruben S. Williams, age 65, of Roxbury, formerly of LaCeiba, Honduras, passed away on August 11, 2018. Husband of Ana R. Williams (Levy). Funeral services will be held at the Greenwood Memorial United Methodist Church 378 Washington St. Dorchester on Friday August 17 at 10 am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend and may also visit with his family from 9 – 10 am at the church prior to the start of the service. Interment will then follow the service at Forest Hills Cemetery.

  • Boston

    Alexander J. Allen 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Alexander J. Allen, age 55, of Mattapan, passed away on August 11, 2018. Funeral services will take place at Faith Christian Church 301 Harvard St. Dorchester on Saturday August 25, 2018. Times to be announced soon. Interment following the funeral service at Forest Hills Cemetery.

  • Boston

    Linda M. Gomes 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Linda M. Gomes, 54, of Hyde Park died Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born and raised in New Bedford, the daughter of Eva Gomes of New Bedford and the late Richard Cruz, she had lived in Boston for 20 years. Linda was a graduate of Roxbury Community College. She was employed by Boston University for the past six years. Linda enjoyed going to casinos and spending time with her grandson. She is survived by her mother, Eva; her daughters, Linda Gomes of New Bedford and Tiffany Haley of Boston; her grandson, Spencer “Pumpkin” Taylor of Boston; her siblings, Paul Gomes of Wareham, Brian Gomes,…

  • Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Mary C. Joy

    Mary C. Joy December 18, 1928 – August 15, 2018 Mary C. (LaPreste) Joy, 89, of Framingham, passed away on Wed. August 15, 2018 at the MetroWest Medical Center, Framingh… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Chicopee

    Christine A. “Chris” (Bloyder) Moriarty 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE ~ Christine A. “Chris” (Bloyder) Moriarty, 65, of the Fairview section of Chicopee, was Called Safely Home on Saturday, August 11, 2018. She passed into Eternal Life at the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington, Massachusetts surrounded by the care and comfort of her loving family. She was born in Springfield on October 22, 1952, a beloved daughter of the late Frank J. and Florence J. (Nowak) Bloyder. She was raised in Hadley, Massachusetts, graduated from Hopkins Academy in Hadley and lived in town for many years before moving to the Fairview section of Chicopee in November of 1978. Christine furthered her education and received a Bachelor’s Degree…

  • Chicopee

    Leona J. (Dame) Carriere 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE ~ Leona J. (Dame) Carriere, 97, of the Fairview section of Chicopee, was Called Safely Home on Monday, August 13, 2018. She passed into Eternal Life at Wingate at West Springfield surrounded by the care and comfort of her loving family and her wonderful caregivers. She was born in Holyoke on May 5, 1921, a beloved daughter of the late, John and Celina (Langlois) Dame. She was raised in Holyoke and lived there until moving to Fairview in 1959. She was last employed as an Assistant Cook for the Chicopee School Department at Chapin School. She previously worked for many years at Sentry Uniform in Chicopee. Most of all,…

  • Dartmouth

    Charlotte C. Bonney 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    SOUTH DARTMOUTH – Charlotte C. Bonney passed away unexpectedly on August 12, 2018. She was 80 years old and she was the devoted wife of David C. Bonney and the loving mother of Glenn Bonney, Sharon Bonney, and the late David K. Bonney. She is survived by her brothers Sergio and Robert Almeida, and her sister, the late Faith (Almeida) Vincent. She has 3 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Charlotte enjoyed walking at Buttonwood Park and reading her books at Fort Pheonix Beach. Over the last few months she found pleasure in backroad rides to Gooseberry Island and having ice cream in the Village. She worked…

  • Dartmouth

    John G. Winters 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    John G. Winters, 89, of Dartmouth passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Hathaway Manor, New Bedford. He was husband of the late Dorothy (Sciolto) Winters. Born in Woonsocket, RI, son of the late John A. and Margaret (Gilbert) Winters, he grew up in Newport, RI before moving to Somerset following his marriage to Dorothy and lived there for many years. He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving his country in the United States Army. A graduate of Bryant University, he was the Executive Vice President for First Federal Savings Bank of America in Fall River until his retirement. Mr. Winters was instrumental in developing affordable housing for…

  • Dartmouth

    Maria Rosa (Vasconcelos) Miranda 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Dartmouth,MA

    Maria Rosa (Vasconcelos) Miranda, 93, of N. Dartmouth passed away peacefully Tuesday, August 15, 2018 at home surrounded by her family after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Jose Pacheco Miranda. Born in Pico Vermelho, Ajuda da Bretanha, on the island of Sao Miguel, Acores, she was the daughter of the late Luis and Maria Mariquinhas (Melo) Vasconcelos. She worked in the garment industry as a seamstress and a sample maker until her retirement. She also worked with her daughter Gilda for twenty years at Gilda’s Alterations. She enjoyed traveling to her second home in the Acores, cooking for her family and attending church on a…

  • Dedham

    Katharine Willrich Nordahl 8/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    Katharine (Kate) Willrich Nordahl of Westwood died peacefully at home on August 15, 2018. Kate was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 1966 to Mason Willrich and Patricia Rowe Willrich. Kate lived in Charlottesville, Princeton, NJ, and Palo Alto, CA, before graduating from Brown University. She earned a master’s degree in Health Care Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health. Kate was a passionate advocate for providing health care to everyone – particularly to vulnerable persons – and she zealously devoted her productive career to that goal. She spent many years in leadership positions within MassHealth in roles that ranged from directing the MassHealth managed care program to…

  • Dover

    Mrs. Claire (Dumont) Derosier 7/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / Rockland,MA

    Mrs. Claire (Dumont) Derosier, a lifelong resident of Andover and beloved wife of Alfred Derosier, passed away in Bradenton, Florida on Tuesday, July 29, 2018. She was 85 years old. Born in Andover, Massachusetts, on May 4, 1933, she was the beloved daughter of George and Yvonne (Paquette) Dumont. Claire was an X-ray technician for many years for several organizations. She loved to cook and do crafts and go out antiquing. Claire opened her own antique shop called Mermaid Antiques in Rockland, Maine. Claire was a wonderful wife, a devoted mother, a cherished grandmother and great grandmother. She will be missed by all who knew her. Claire is survived by…

  • Easton

    Sheila T. Flaherty 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Easton,MA / Canton,MA

    Sheila Theresa Flaherty (Kennedy) of Easton passed away August 13th at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. Born in Boston on September 13, 1940, she graduated from Archbishop Cushing Central High School (ACCH), Class of 1958. She lived in Dorchester, Brockton, and Norwood before moving to South Easton. Sheila was a member and renowned Colorguard Instructor of the National “DREAM” Champions, The ST. KEVIN EMERALD KNIGHTS Drum and Bugle Corps and a Member of the Massachusetts Drum Corps Hall of Fame. She was a devoted wife and homemaker and an avid Red Sox fan. Beloved daughter of the late Andrew and Julia Kennedy. Beloved wife of Paul J. Flaherty…

  • Fall River

    Ramona A. Rodriguez 8/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER… Ramona A. Rodriguez, 52, of Fall River passed away August 9, 2018 at St. Anne’s Hospital. Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, she was a daughter of Miguelina (Rodriguez) Lorenzo of Fall River. She was the companion of Laudelino “Larry” Coelho of Fall River. Ms. Rodriguez had lived in Fall River for the past 10 years. She enjoyed singing, dancing and cooking comfort food. She was always the life of the party but was also known as the advice giver. Having a hard time remember people’s names, to her, everyone was either “mamason” or “papason”. Along with her mother and companion, survivors include her daughter: Tiffany Rodrigues of…

  • Franklin

    Peter Lincoln Bean 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA

    Peter Lincoln Bean, 70, of Franklin died August 14 in the Blaire House of Worcester. Born in Queens, New York, November 15,1947, the son of the late Philip L. and Elinore (Foerth) Bean, Peter was a lifelong Franklin resident. He was a 1965 graduate of Franklin High School. Peter’s passion was golf. He had been a member of the Franklin County Club for many years and served as assistant golf pro there. He then worked at Maple Gate County Club in Bellingham, where he recently retired. He served in the Army during the Vietnam War attaining the rank of Sgt. SEE30 and was stationed at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Barbara L. Bardsley

      Barbara L. Bardsley December 26, 1933 – August 12, 2018 Barbara L. Bardsley, a long time Littleton resident passed away peacefully at her residence on Sunday evening, August 12, 2018 surrounded by her children. She was 84 years old. Barbara was born in Dorchester on December 26, 1933, a daughter to the late George and Phyliss (Towle) Gile. Barbara was an avid crafter. She often enjoyed endless hours of arts and crafts. She was also had a keen interested in wildlife and was an equestrian…  

  • Lexington

    Yang Il Kim

    Yang Il Kim August 08, 2018 Kim, Yang Il, of Carlisle, August 15, 2018. Visiting hours will be held Friday August 17 at the Douglass Funeral Home, 51 Worthen Rd. Lexington View full obituary

  • Medway

    Alvan B. Boyd 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Medway,MA

    Alvan B. Boyd, 85, of Medway, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was the beloved husband of Joan F. (Landry) Boyd for the past 64 years. Born in Boston on February 18, 1933, he was the son of the late Roy H. and Irma L. (Battis) Boyd. Alvan was a lifelong resident of Medway and graduated from Medway High School in 1951. He had worked at the former Hodgson Houses, Inc.in Dover and later at Paramount Industries, Inc. in Medway for many years. Alvan proudly served on the Medway Fire Department from 1953-1988 retiring as Deputy Chief. The fire department, which was all…

  • Milton

    Carlie Franklin 8/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Milton,MA

    Carlie Franklin, age 24, of Milton, formerly of Matado, Haiti, passed away on Saturday August 11, 2018. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a period of visitation with her family at the Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 10 Tower St. (Opp. Forest Hills MBTA Station) Jamaica Plain on Friday August 17 from 9 am until 10 am, then followed by a funeral service that will start at 11 am. Interment will take place at Milton Cemetery.

  • New Bedford

    Daniel Wayne Buelterman 8/5/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Daniel Wayne Buelterman, age 54 years old, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2018 at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. He was the beloved son of the late John Arthur and Judith (Lyonnaise) Buelterman. Daniel was born in New Bedford, MA, and worked construction for various construction companies in the area. He is survived by his siblings, Elaine Jackson and her husband, Vos, JoAnne Bass and Joseph Buelterman; as well as several nieces and nephews. Arrangements placed in the care of Perry Funeral Home 111 Dartmouth St. New Bedford, Ma 02740.

  • New Bedford

    Ronald M. Pion 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Ronald M. Pion, 71, of New Bedford passed away suddenly on Friday August 10, 2018. He was the husband of Claire J. (Cabral) Pion. Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Roland and Florence (Cormier) Pion. Ron was formerly employed as a foreman at My Bread Baking Company until his retirement. He was currently working for Places to Go Transportation. He is survived by his wife Claire; two sons, Michael Pion of New Bedford and Christopher Pion and his wife Heather of Somerset; a brother, Robert Pion and his wife Elaine of Acton; his grandchildren, Kalynne and Nathan Pion and their mother Kara Sousa of Taunton,…

  • New Bedford

    Duarte M. DaCosta 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Duarte M. DaCosta, age 66 years old, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Bernadette Correia and son of the late Jose and Constantina (Tavares) DaCosta. Duarte was born in Salga, St. Michael, Azores and was a painter for Armand Painting in Osterville until his retirement. He is survived by his wife, Bernadette; siblings, Jose Artur DaCosta of New Bedford, Saul Da Costa of New Bedford, Adelaide Correia of Florida; as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was also the brother of the late Berta Melo. Funeral arrangements are still pending. Please continue to…

  • Somerset

    Lorraine (Lima) Downs 8/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Somerset,MA

    SOMERSET – Lorraine (Lima) Downs, age 89 of Somerset, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 at Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late David T. Downs and the daughter of the late Manuel & Mary (Travis) Lima. Prior to retiring, Lorraine worked as a sewing machine operator in the local textile factories. She was also a loving & devoted caregiver to family members and friends for many years. She is survived by her daughters: Sheila A. Farias of Fall River and Denise J. Mello of Somerset; grandchildren: Holly Thielman and Joseph Borges; great grandchildren: Jocelyn & Taylor Thielman; great-great grandchildren: Jaylee & Lj Cartagena Lorraine’s…

  • South Boston

    EDWARD D. “EDDIE” BARRY 7/28/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    Edward D. (Eddie) Barry aged 72, died July 28 2018 after a long illness. Son of the late Edward D & Helen S.(Perkins) Barry. He is survived by his brother James E Barry & wife Helen, & sister Gail Hartman & husband Jerry Preceded in death by Joan P. Bell & husband Robert, Lorraine M (Rainie) Barry, Patrick F. Perkins & wife Lois Eddie is also survived by many loving nieces & nephews, and friends. Funeral mass in St. Monica’s Church @ 10 am on Tuesday, Aug 21st. Burial in New Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley St., West Bridgewater MA, 02379,…

  • Springfield

    Eddie Lee Smith, Jr.

    Eddie Lee Smith, Jr. Send Flowers January 19, 1940 – August 13, 2018 Eddie Lee Smith Jr 78 died peacefully on August 13, 2018 at Holyoke Health Care Center. He was the son of the late Eddie Smith View full obituary

  • Watertown

    Monica Smith

    View Monica Smith A Funeral Service will be held in the Myrtle Baptist Church, 21 Curve Street West Newton on Friday, August 24th, 2018 for Monica J. Smith at 10 o’clock AM.   Monica, a daughter of the late Franklin J. Smith, passed away in Cambridge on Thursday August 2nd, 2018 after a brief period of declining health.  Monica was 65.   She was born Cape Palmas, Liberia. Monica earned a bachelors degree in business from Dartmouth University and worked diligently as a certified…

  • New Bedford

    Brian J. Cochran, 61

    COCHRAN: of New Bedford, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, Brian J. age 61. Grandfather of Britnee Frenette. Private cremation arrangements were by the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County Street, New Bedford.

  • New Bedford

    Antone C. Carvalho III

    WESTPORT — Antone C. “TJ” Carvalho III passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in Fall River, son of Antone C. “Tony” Carvalho Jr. and his wife Catherine Gibson-Carvalho of Westport, and Linda Bourgeois and her husband Raymond of Westport, he was a lifelong resident of Westport.TJ enjoyed fishing and going to drag racing events, but most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.Including his parents, survivors […]

  • New Bedford

    Leanor G. Camacho, 86

    NEW BEDFORD — Leanor G. “Lee” Camacho, 86, of Dartmouth, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2018 at the Bedford Gardens. She was the daughter of the late Jose and Augusta (Fernandes) Camacho. She was born in New Bedford and lived in the Greater New Bedford area all of her life.Lee was a registered nurse, working at St. Luke’s Hospital and then, for many years, for her brother Dr. Manuel G. Camacho DDS. She was a member of St. Luke’s Alumni and AARP.Survivors include her […]

  • New Bedford

    Judith A. Phelps, 79

    ARLINGTON — Judith Ann (Miller) Phelps, age 79, of Arlington passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Beloved wife of Richard S. Phelps. Loving mother of Gwendolyn Phelps of Arlington, and Joscelyn Moore and her husband Todd of Arlington. In addition to her two daughters, she is survived by three grandchildren, Todd Phelps Ferreira and his wife Rebecca of Leominster, Ethan and Aiden Moore of Arlington. Along with her sister Janet Doe and her husband Kingsley of So. Dartmouth. As well as, […]

  • New Bedford

    Ronald M. Pion, 71

    NEW BEDFORD — Ronald M. Pion, 71, of New Bedford passed away suddenly on Friday August 10, 2018. He was the husband of Claire J. (Cabral) Pion.Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Roland and Florence (Cormier) Pion.Ron was formerly employed as a foreman at My Bread Baking Company until his retirement. He was currently working for Places to Go Transportation.He is survived by his wife Claire; two sons, Michael Pion of New Bedford, and Christopher Pion […]

  • New Bedford

    Brent J. Bramwell, 65

    ACUSHNET — Brent J. Bramwell, 65, lifelong area resident, passed away on Friday, August 10, 2018. He was the loving, longtime companion of Diane Lachapelle.Brent was born in Acushnet and was the son of the late Walter and Betty (Wolf) Bramwell.Brent was a talented HVAC Technician who could fix anything. He was employed by Ocean Options for many years. Brent enjoyed camping, and was a diehard Boston Bruins fan. Most of all, he cherished the time that he spent with his […]

  • New Bedford

    Franklin T. Bassett, 84

    PLYMOUTH — Franklin Thacher Bassett (September 29, 1933 – August 13, 2018) died of a long term illness. He is survived by his wife, Arlene, and his children, Pamela and Philip Quinn, Amy and Lance Gramour, and Penny and John Cardinal, four grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.He resided in Plymouth and retired from the Standard Times after 35 years. Frank was also an antique dealer and collector, as well as the proprietor, with his wife, of The Olden Days Shop in Kingston. […]