• Chicopee,  Holyoke

    Barbara Alice Deauseault

    View Barbara Alice Deauseault BARBARA (BROOKS) DEAUSEAULT 1935 – 2018 CHICOPEE- Barbara Alice (Brooks) Deauseault, 82, died on Wednesday, August 29, 2018. She was born in Chicopee on September 10, 1935 to the late Loretta (Venne) and Albert E. Brooks. She married her one time love, the late Lester A. Deauseault, Sr and together they had seven children: Lester Deauseault Jr, William Deauseault, Jeffery Deauseault, Linda Deauseault, Rose Sbrega and Kathy Jette. She is survived by her sisters, S…

  • Mansfield

    Gilbert A. Powers 8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Mansfield,MA / Boston,MA

    Gilbert A. Powers, 71 Dateline: Mansfield, MA Gilbert A. Powers, age 71, of Mansfield, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, August 30, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Gloria J. (Striplin) Powers, to whom he was wed for the past forty-five years. Born in Waltham, MA on November 12, 1946, he was a loving son of Stella (Staskiewicz) Powers of Billerica and the late Henry Powers. Gil spent his childhood living in Florida. His family later moved to Hyde Park, where he was a graduate of Hyde Park High School. A resident of Mansfield for the past forty-one years, Mr. Powers was a retired member of the Pipefitters…

  • Mattapoisett

    Frank and Betsey Beatriz 8/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Mattapoisett,MA

    It is with great sadness and broken hearts, that the Beatriz and Perkins’ families suddenly lost their treasured Francis “Frank” Charles Beatriz, 55, of Mattapoisett, on Monday, August 27, 2018. His beloved wife of 24 years, Betsey Winslow (Perkins) Beatriz, 54, passed unexpectedly later that day. Frank was born and raised in New Bedford, the son of the late Francis L. and Barbara A. (Mello) Beatriz, of New Bedford. Betsey was born in Wareham, the daughter of Calvin F. Perkins, Jr. and Donnetta J. (Young) Perkins, of Mattapoisett. Frank was employed as head chef at Whaler’s Cove Assisted Living and had worked and made close friends in many local restaurants…

  • Somerville

    Camille A. (Guzzetta) Lane 8/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Wilimington,MA / Lancaster,MA / Twinsburg,OH / Chester,NH / Chichester,NH / Somerville,MA / Freemont,NH

    Camille A. (Guzzetta) Lane, of Wilmington, formerly of Malden, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, August 29th. She was 82. Born in Medford, she was raised in Somerville and was the daughter of the late John J. and Angela N. (Gianino) Guzzetta. Camille was first and foremost a mother and homemaker. She devoted her life to raising her family with love and strong family values. After her children were grown, Camille worked in the printing industry as a Bindery Operator. She enjoyed her work and the relationships she built. Camille was a strong Italian woman and was very proud of her heritage. She…

  • South Boston

    CHARLENE NATALE 8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    NATALE, CHARLENE of South Boston passed away August 28, 2018. Dear sister of Linda D. Gaessler, Bobby Lee Watson, Sharon Flores as well as the late Joseph Watson and Barbara Pina. Lovingly survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be held at Casper Funeral Home located at 187 Dorchester Street in South Boston on Tuesday, September 4th from 11 AM – 1 PM followed by interment services at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Boston.

  • South Boston

    VICTOR P. NASTAR 8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    NASTAR, VICTOR P. of So. Boston, August 28, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Aldona, Devoted Father of Linda Hurley, William Nastar & his wife Catherine & Edward Nastar & his wife Linda. Dear brother of the late Bronislaus Nastar. Also lovingly survived by 6 grandchildren & 11 great grandchildren. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, September 4th from 4 to 8 PM at the Casper Funeral Home, 187 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON. Interment at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, MA on Wednesday at 10:30 AM. US Navy WWII Veteran who served on the USS Gatling. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Victor’s memory to…

  • Tewksbury

    George “Porky” Fortier 8/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA / Salem,NH / High Springs,FL

    …formerly of Tewksbury; 64 TEWKSBURY – George Henry “Porky” Fortier, age 64, a member of a well known Tewksbury family and avid motorcyclist, died peacefully Wednesday morning, August 29, in the loving care of his family and hospice, at his family residence in Tewksbury, after a years long struggle with heart issues compounded most recently by Cancer. He was the beloved husband and best friend of Lydia E. (Fitzgerald) Fortier, with whom he had celebrated a twenty-third wedding anniversary this past July 29th. George was born in July 1954, one of seven children of Rita (Brabant) Fortier of Tewksbury, and the late Richard E. Fortier. He was educated in St.…

  • Watertown

    Helen Hunt

    View Helen Hunt A Funeral Service for Helen Louise (Hazlehurst) Hunt will be celebrated on Wednesday September 5th 2018 at 7:00 PM in the MacDonald Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home.   Mrs. Hunt was a daughter of the late James Hazlehurst and Joan (McMeninom) Hazlehurst.  Helen passed away Wednesday morning after a period of declining health.   Helen was the loving wife of Stephen Terhune Hunt of Watertown. Loving mother of Eric Hazlehurst. Dear Sister of Tony Giovacchini o…

  • West Roxbury

    Anna (Makris) Yanes 8/29/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA / Roslindale,MA / Jamaica Plain,MA / Dedham,MA

    Yanes, Anna (Makris) of Dedham, August 29, 2018. Beloved mother of Mary C. and her husband Michael Neyhus of Dedham. Visiting hour in The Greek Annunciation Orthodox Chapel, 162 Goodard Ave. Brookline on Saturday morning September 1, from 10:00 to 11:00 am. A funeral service will be held in The Greek Annunciation Orthodox Chapel at 11:00 am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment in The Gardens of Gethsemane Cemetery. www.lawlerfuneralhome.com

  • Weymouth

    Danielle T. Paquet 8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Walpole,MA / Plymouth,MA / Weymouth,MA / Brockton,MA / Malden,MA

    Danielle T. (McLane) Paquet, age 71 of Walpole, formerly of Brockton and Marshfield, died peacefully August 28, 2018 at her daughter’s home surrounded by her family. Born in Malden and raised in Medford, she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Pearl (Costello) McLane. Danielle was a gracious and loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to many. She was an advocate for children’s education and enjoyed working with and caring for people in need. She especially enjoyed time spent with her family, hearing their laughter and enjoying themselves. Danielle was the loving mother of Victor and his wife Toby of New York, Cheri McLane and her husband Kevin…

  • Whitman

    Louise H.(Ricker) Hackenson 8/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Hanson,MA / Whitman,MA

    Louise H. (Ricker) Hackenson, 84, of Hanson formerly of Whitman, passed away on Wednesday August 29th, surrounded by her loved ones. She was the wife of the late Roger C. Hackenson. She was born and brought up in Greenfield, daughter of the late Charles and Mildred (Clark) Ricker and a graduate of Greenfield High School. Shortly after High School, Louise join the United States Navy, during the Korean conflict from 1953-1957. Louise was a longtime resident of Whitman for 54 years. She worked several years as a printer at the New England Art Company in Abington. She enjoyed gardening, ceramics and going to bingo. She is survived by her children,…

  • Worcester County

    Ralph Barrette, 53 8/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester: Ralph Barrette, 53, died unexpectedly at home on Monday, August 27, 2018. He is survived by his fiance Mary Dixon of Worcester, his son Richard Barrette and grandson Jayce of Paxton, MA; sisters Christine Dusoe and Elaine Casey and her husband Michael of Worcester and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Jane and Paul Barrette and brother Kenneth Barrette. Ralph graduated from Burncoat High School in 1983. He worked for Independence Health Care for 10 years. He enjoyed being on the Cape with family and friends, golfing with his nephews, and attending the Big E and the Woodstock Fairs. He also enjoyed spending time with…

  • New Bedford

    Betsey W. Beatriz, 54 Francis C. Beatriz, 55

    MATTAPOISETT — It is with great sadness and broken hearts, that the Beatriz and Perkins’ families suddenly lost their treasured Francis “Frank” Charles Beatriz, 55, of Mattapoisett, on Monday, August 27, 2018. His beloved wife of 24 years, Betsey Winslow (Perkins) Beatriz, 54, passed unexpectedly later that day.Frank was born and raised in New Bedford, the son of the late Francis L. and Barbara A. (Mello) Beatriz, of New Bedford.Betsey was born in Wareham, the daughter […]

  • New Bedford

    Lorraine Rodrigues, 85

    MATTAPOISETT — Lorraine (Vasconcelles) Rodrigues, 85, of Mattapoisett died August 29, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a brief illness.She was the wife of the late Charles Rodrigues.Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Antone and Clara (Sousa) Vasconcelles, she lived in New Bedford before moving to Mattapoisett in 1969.Mrs. Rodrigues was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church where she was a former CCD teacher and a member of the Ladies Guild. […]

  • Salem

    Beverly – Pamela J. (Breeden) …

    Beverly – Pamela J. (Breeden) Holleran Wright, 72, formerly of Wakefield, beloved wife of Robert J. Wright, died Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers surrounded by her family. Born in Melrose, she was the daughter of the late William and Evelyn (Harris) Breeden. She was raised in Wakefield and graduated from Wakefield High School, Class of 1963. She continued her education and earned an Associate’s degree from Fisher Junior College. Mrs. Wright had been employed for many years as a secretary at State Street Bank in Boston and had also served as a secretary at the Dane Street Church in Beverly. A longtime resident…

  • Salem

    Newton, MA – Carrie A. Dunsmor…

    Newton, MA – Carrie A. Dunsmore, of Newton, Mass. died on August 15, 2018, at the age of 40 from complications of colon cancer. She was born June 7, 1978, the daughter of Douglas and Mary Ellen (Niconchuk) Dunsmore. Carrie grew up in Boxford, Massachusetts and graduated from Masconomet Regional High School, Class of 1996. She continued her education at Dartmouth College, graduating with honors and a degree in history, class of 2000, and Harvard Law School, Class of 2003. Carrie chose to use her many gifts, including her rare intelligence, for public service. She started her legal career as a clerk to a Federal District Court Judge, Nathaniel Gorton…

  • Salem

    Fryeburg, ME – Philip D. Wesle…

    Fryeburg, ME – Philip D. Wesley, Jr., 78, died Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at The Lafayette in Marblehead, following an extended illness. He was the beloved husband of Bessie C. (Dossett) Wesley. Born in Ipswich, on May 27, 1940, he was the son of the late Philip D. and Katherine M. (Doty) Wesley. A graduate of Somerville High School class of 1958, he had resided in Salem and Lynn, Mass. for many years before moving to Fryeburg in 2005. Philip was employed as a forklift driver at the Coca-Cola Bottling Co. for many years before retiring in 2002. He had also once worked at Cott’s Bottling Co, for several years.…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Alfred W. Guinard, J…

    Peabody – Alfred W. Guinard, Jr, 80, of Peabody and formerly of Lynn, died early Thursday morning at his home following a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of Catherine (Pawlicki) Guinard with whom he shared over 47 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Alfred W. Guinard, Sr and Salina (Paquette) Guinard. He was raised and educated in Lynn and upon marrying his wife, he moved to Peabody where he has lived for the past 47 years. Alfred served with the United States Navy during peacetime in the late 1950’s and early 1960 before his honorable discharge. He later worked as a…

  • Athol,  Gardner,  Leominster,  Orange

    Joseph F. Maga

    ATHOL – Joseph F. Maga, 63 of Athol, died Wednesday, August 29, 2018 in UMass Memorial Heathcare – Memorial Campus, Worcester. He was born in Athol, on January 6, 1955, the son of the late Joseph G.and the late Marguerite A. (Aguda) Maga. He grew up in Athol and graduated from Athol High School with the class of 1973. He graduated from Worcester State College with a degree in Education and went on to receive his Masters Degree in Education from Worcester State College. Joe was a teacher and administrator in the Quabbin Regional School District for 25 years, retiring in 2005. Because of his love for this community, Joe…

  • Worcester County

    Spiridon “Spiros” Anifantis 8/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Norton,MA / Worcester,MA

    Spiridon “Spiros” Anifantis, 72 Dateline: Norton, MA Spiridon “Spiros” Anifantis, age 72, of Norton, passed away peacefully, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, August 29, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Eleni (Kontoulis) Anifantis, to whom he was wed on September 6, 1970. Born in the small town of Polva, in the northern part of Greece on June 10, 1946, he was a loving son and oldest child of Stamatia (Tsigos) Anifantis of Greece and the late Nicholas Anifantis. Spiros grew up and was educated in Filiates, Greece with his four sisters and brother. He honorably served his country in the Greek…

  • Cape Cod

    Nancy Elizabeth (Carey) Perry, 92

    SANDWICH – Nancy Elizabeth (Carey) Perry, 92, died August 7, 2018 at the Cape Heritage Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich MA.Born on March 24, 1926 in Providence, Rhode Island, she was the daughter of William and Anna (Langton) Carey.She is survived by her late son Clifford’s Perry’s wife, Patricia Perry of Sandwich, Jeremiah Perry and wife Peggy of Carver, Daniel Perry and wife Ruby of Sagamore, Ann Perry DiPetro and husband Tim of New Hampshire, Thomas Perry of […]

  • Cape Cod

    Sheila M. Buckley, 66

    YARMOUTHPORT – Sheila M. Buckley, 66, passed away Aug. 10, 2018 while doing what she loved – traveling across country, riding a motorcycle with her boyfriend Tom Grant.Born in Newton, MA Sheila was a hair stylist to many on Cape Cod where she resided for the last 42 years. Sheila was known by friends, neighbors, clients, and colleagues alike for her beautiful smile, her kindness and her soft-spoken thoughtfulness to always help others.She is survived by her sister Marilyn. […]

  • Cape Cod

    Funeral Notice – Antone

    ONSET – Joyce Karen Antone, 61, of Onset and formerly of Falmouth, passed away at home on Sunday August 26, 2018. Visiting hours will be held from 1-4 PM on Friday, August 31 at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 475 Main Street, Falmouth. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 AM on Saturday, September 1 at St. Anthony’s Church, 167 E. Falmouth Hwy (Route 28) in East Falmouth. For online guestbook, obituary and directions visit […]

  • Winchester

    Barbara Spencer

    Spencer, Barbara Ann (Donovan) passed away suddenly on Thursday, August 30, 2018 in Littleton, NH. Born to the late Frederick Donovan and Dorothy (Murphy) Donovan on July 1, 1955 in Winchester, MA, she leaves behind children; Patrick and wife Mary Spencer with children Liam and Peter of Winchester, MA, Michael Spencer of Winchester, MA, and Kevin Spencer of Franconia, NH. She joins her husband, Patrick J Spencer Sr in eternal rest along with her parents, her Aunt Marjorie Murphy and Uncles Charles McPhearson and Robert Murphy. She is survived by several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Barbara grew up and lived through retirement in Winchester, MA. She was a devoted mother…

  • Lynn

    Gary F. Almeida, 73

    WAKEFIELD — Gary F. Almeida, formerly of Wakefield, passed away at Saugus Rehabilitation and Care Center on Aug. 23, 2018 at age 73. Raised in Wakefield, later to reside in Lynn for many years before moving to Saugus. He was a retired tool and die machinist. He was predeceased by his parents Francis and Emma Almeida of Wakefield. He leaves behind his sons, Michael Almeida and his wife Stephanie, Marc Almeida, his wife Julianne; and beloved grandchildren, Kyle and Ashleigh Almeida; his former wife, Joie Gerrish; brother, Edgar Almeida; sister-in-law, Betty Alice Almeida; niece, Kimberley Almeida; and nephew, Tyler Almeida; as well as many other supporting, caring friends he became…