• Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Mario Scorpio

    Mario Scorpio November 13, 1969 – September 2, 2018 Mario Scorpio, 48, of Uxbridge passed away on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018 at the Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford. … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Canton

    Paul E. Hagen 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Canton,MA

    Paul E. Hagen, age 80, of Brockton, died September 1, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital after a brief illness. Paul was the loving husband for 56 years of Florence Anne (Chisholm) Hagen. Born in Norwood, he was a son of the late Laura E. (Farrell) Hagen. He was raised in Canton, and was a graduate of Canton High School. For 41 years Paul worked at Massachusetts General Hospital as a Security Officer, retiring in 2012. He was dedicated to his church and God and was a longtime volunteer at St. Joseph’s Manor enjoying time spent with the residents. He enjoyed physical fitness and boxing, and was an avid member of…

  • Chicopee

    Robert E. “Bob” Santoni 9/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE ~ Robert Edward “Bob” Santoni, 71, of the Chicopee Falls section of Chicopee, was Called Safely Home on Sunday, August 26, 2018. He passed into Eternal Life at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield surrounded by the care and comfort of his loving family. Bob was born in Northampton on December 25, 1946, a beloved son of the late Chester J. and Rose M. (Penkowski) Santoni. He was raised in Hatfield, graduated from Smith Academy in Hatfield and furthered his education at Greenfield Community College in Greenfield where he received an Associate’s Degree of Arts. Bob served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War and…

  • Fall River

    John B. Costa Jr. 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – John B. Costa Jr., age 71 of Fall River, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Sep. 1, 2018 at St. Anne’s Hospital. He was the son of the late John B. & Olivia (De Costa) Costa Sr. and the former husband of Nancy (Tavares) Costa. Prior to retiring, John had worked for the Diocese of Fall River as a laborer at St. Patrick’s Cemetery. John loved to go fishing and be on the water. He is survived by his son: Mark J. Costa of Fall River; and his 2 granddaughters: Chelsea & Kayla Costa. His funeral service will take place in the Manuel Rogers & Sons Funeral Home,…

  • Franklin

    Barbara Louise Downing 8/31/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA

    Barbara Louise (Tribou) Downing, 91, of Franklin, formerly of Holbrook, passed away on Friday, August 31st following a long illness. Beloved wife of the late John (Jack) Downing. Loving mother of Neil Downing and his wife Milkie, Joan Downing Toye and her husband Wayne, and the late Bob Downing. Devoted grandmother of Daniel Toye, Steven Toye, Michael Downing, Christopher Downing and the late David Toye. Born in Medford, MA, she was the loving daughter of the late Katherine Burgess and dear sister of the late Betty Reynolds and the late Lois Saraiva. After marrying Jack in 1949, Barbara lived in Germany, Texas and Somerville, MA. The couple moved to Holbrook…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Chad Eric Abramson

      Chad Eric Abramson June 7, 1971 – August 31, 2018 Chad Eric Abramson, 47 of Lunenburg formerly Townsend and Littleton passed away suddenly on Friday, August 31, 2018. Born in Bennington, VT on June 7, 1971 the son of Colleen P. (Hosley) Peckham and the late Arnold B. Abramson, Jr. Chad was raised and early educated in Littleton and moved to Townsend where he graduated from North Middlesex Regional High School. He enlisted in the United States Army and proudly served his country in Iraq…  

  • Mattapan

    Yolande Thimothee 8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA / Hudson,MA / Mattapan,MA

    Yolande Thimothee age 84 of Canton, Hudson, and Mattapan passed away at the Hellenic Nursing Home on August 28th. Loving mother of Joanne and her husband Robert “Kevin” Maher of Bainbridge Island, WA. Sister of Dr. Roger Perard of Canton. Also survived by her grandchildren Noah, Alex and Matthew Maher all of WA. We respectfully request your presence as we lay Yolande’s body to rest on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Saint John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Parish, located at 700 Washington Street, Canton, Massachusetts. Mass Services to begin at 11:00 a.m. Wake services will be held prior to the Funeral Mass from 9:00-10:30am at Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home…

  • Somerville

    Philip A. Cerra, Sr. 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Woburn,MA / Medford,MA / Somerville,MA

    Philip A. Cerra, Sr. of Woburn passed away peacefully, September 1, 2018, at the Woburn Nursing Center following a short period of declining health. He was 87. Phil was the beloved husband of the late Frances T. (Domenici) Cerra. Born in Boston he was the son of the late Antonio and Francesca (Romano) Cerra. Phil was raised in Boston and attended Boston schools and later attended Medford High School. As a young boy always keeping busy he worked as a shoe shiner to help support himself and his family. He began playing guitar as a young boy and became a talented and gifted musician for the rest of his life.…

  • Spencer

    Doris June (Bledsoe) Petruzzi 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    EAST BROOKFIELD; Doris June (Bledsoe) Petruzzi, 85, of 117 West Main Street, died Saturday, September 1 at her home surrounded by her family. She leaves her husband of 66 years, John J. Petruzzi, Sr., two sons; Peter Petruzzi and his wife Heather of Savannah, TN., Jeffrey Petruzzi of Spencer and his companion Melissa Begley of Sturbridge, four daughters; Noreen Quinn and her husband Paul of Worcester, Patricia Giguere of East Brookfield, Susan LaCroix and her husband Joseph of Spencer, Christina Petruzzi of East Brookfield, a brother, Stephen Bledsoe and his wife Deborah of Spencer, 18 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by a son, John…

  • Watertown

    Andranik Mirzabegian 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Watertown,MA

    Mirzabegian, Andranik of Belmont, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side, September 1, 2018. Beloved husband of Mariette (Hacopian) Mirzabegian. Beloved father of Vahe Mirzabegian and his wife Ayleen and Dr. Armineh Mirzabegian. Loving grandfather of Arpi. Brother of Njdeh Mirzabeigi, Rouben Mirzabeigi and the late Reno Mirzabeigi. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral service at Saint Stephen’s Armenian Church, 38 Elton Avenue, Watertown on Monday, September 10 at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. At the request of the family, there are no visiting hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Saint James Erebuni Armenian…

  • Weymouth

    Linda Coventry 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Abington,MA / South Weymouth,MA

    Linda Jean Coventry, 67, of Abington, MA passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Cathryn (Comstock) Coventry, and her brother Richard Coventry. She is survived by her loving husband Warren Winders, her brother Philip Coventry of Decatur GA, her sister Carol Reise of Portsmouth RI, her beloved nieces and nephew and her adoring feline friend Barney. She was surrounded by her many loving and compassionate friends right to the end. Linda was born in Toledo, OH, earned her B.A. from Wittenberg University in 1973 and her M.B.A. from Simmons College in…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Gladys Small

    Gladys Small, 90, of Vineyard Haven died at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on Thursday morning, August 30, 2018. A graveside service in Oak Grove Cemetery, State Road in Vineyard Haven, will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 11 am, officiated by the Rev. Dr. Leo Christian. A complete obituary will appear in another edition of this paper. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for online guestbook and updated information. The post Gladys Small appeared first on The Martha’s Vineyard Times.

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Johnni Daniel Bod…

    Gloucester – Johnni Daniel Bodoni, 71, of Gloucester, husband of the late Linda Louise (Pantaleo) Bodoni, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 27, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Schwabach, Germany, on December 8, 1946, son of Ida Inge (Harre) Bodoni of Gloucester, and the late Salvatore John Bodoni. Johnni came to the United States in 1947 from Germany and lived in Gloucester his whole life. At a young age he opted to proudly serve his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. While in training he met and married the love of this life, Linda in Long Island, N.Y., in 1967. He was…

  • Gloucester

    of Florida – Jean L. (Hall) Br…

    of Florida – Jean L. (Hall) Bradford, 90, of Florida, formerly of Gloucester, wife of the late Raymond Bradford, passed away in Saint Petersburg, Fla., on June 29, 2018. She was born in Gloucester, Mass., on October 7, 1927, the daughter of the late George and Geneva (Quinlan) Hall. She enjoyed many years of road trips with her husband Ray, traveling from Canada to Key West. She loved her museum outings, amusement parks, and a good Chinese buffet. She worked at O’Donnell-Usen for over 32 years. When her husband passed away, she moved to Florida; a place where they were both planning to retire. Jean was a very independent woman,…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Mr. Michael V. Ma…

    Gloucester – Mr. Michael V. Magee, 64, of Gloucester, passed away on Sunday morning, September 2, 2018, at home with his loving family at his side. He is the husband of Judith E. (Mountain) Magee with whom he shared 38 years of marriage and 40 years of a loving relationship. Michael was born September 18, 1953, in Philadelphia, Pa. He is the son of the late Edwin Stewart Michael Magee and Marion (Turner) Magee. He and Judith have resided in Gloucester for the past 17 years, they previously resided in Philadelphia, Pa. He was a graduate of Eddison High School, class of 1972. Michael was a United States Navy veteran…

  • Salem

    Rockport – Ruth Ellen (Niemi) …

    Rockport – Ruth Ellen (Niemi) Hart, 90, of Rockport, passed away peacefully on August 30, 2018 at the Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Rockport on June 5, 1928, Ruth was the daughter of the late Waino and Jennie (Oman) Niemi. Ruth grew up in Rockport with her parents and sister, and graduated from Rockport High School and the Fisher School. Ruth was married for 55 years to the late Donald J. Hart. Before her retirement, Ruth worked at the Early Radio and TV store in Salem as Office Manager/Sales and Service for more than 20 years. Ruth was a devoted member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Mrs. Peggy K. Dandri…

    Beverly – Mrs. Peggy K. Dandridge, 92, of Beverly, passed away on Sunday morning, August 26, 2018 in Landmark at Ocean View after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Peter F. Dandridge with whom she shared 50 years of marriage. Peggy was born July 4, 1926 in London, England. She is the daughter of the late Florence Jane (Wiffin) Cowell. Peggy remained in England throughout her childhood and early adulthood. At 14, she was one of the children evacuated to Yorkshire from the south of England during World War 2. After returning home to Essex, Peggy graduated from the Southend-on-Sea Municipal College in England where she…

  • Salem

    MARBLEHEAD – Yvonne (Biselx) D…

    MARBLEHEAD – Yvonne (Biselx) DeCotis, 88, a lifelong resident of Marblehead, died peacefully Monday, September, 3, 2018 at the Jeffrey and Susan Brudnick Center in Peabody, following a lengthy illness. She left this world close to many friends and family members, who will sorely miss her. Born in Boston, Mass., on April 30, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Adrian Biselx of Switzerland and Edith (Forsell) Biselx of Sweden. Yvonne graduated from Salem High School, class of 1948, and later in life achieved a degree from North Shore Community College. She was employed for many years by the Raytheon Corporation. Yvonne is survived by her son Michael and…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Karen A (Reynolds) M…

    Peabody – Karen A (Reynolds) Meagher, 60, of Peabody, died Friday evening with her family by her side at the Kaplan family Hospice House in Danvers, following a 15-month battle against cancer. She was the devoted wife of Sean Meagher with whom she shared over 37 years of marriage. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Thomas H. Reynolds Jr. and Barbara (Ward) Reynolds. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School, class of 1976. She continued her education at Salem State College and received her bachelor’s degree in education in 1980. She was a kindergarten teacher at the New…

  • Holliston

    Edward A. Tynan Jr.

    Franklin/Holliston- Edward A. Tynan Jr., 84, of Franklin and formerly of Holliston, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018. He was the son of the late Blanche (Budris) and Edward A. Tynan Sr. He was the husband of 59 years to his devoted wife, Constance (Washburn) Tynan of Franklin. Born and raised in Hyde Park, MA, Ed was active in high school basketball, where he played at the Boston Garden during the Championships. He was an Army Veteran, member of Teamster Union 494, a shop steward, and an avid golfer. He had been employed by Wonder Bread for 38 years as a route salesman. After retiring, he worked at Pinecrest Golf Course for…

  • Wilmington

    Priscilla G. Farnsworth

    Priscilla G. Farnsworth (Levy), age 79, of Wilmington, formerly of Melrose, passed away unexpectedly on August 31, 2018. Priscilla was the beloved wife of the late Everett C. Farnsworth, devoted mother of Gary R. Farnsworth & his wife Rozana of Union, SC and Pamela J. (Farnsworth) Ray & her husband Thomas of Wilmington. Loving “Nana” of Micah David Farnsworth and Joshua Everett Farnsworth both of California. Cherished daughter of the late William A. and Mildred B. (Fawcett) Levy, dear sister of William Levy of Falmouth and the late Irene Fuller. Priscilla is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather for Visiting Hours at the Nichols…

  • Chicopee

    Maria A. Sulikowski

    Maria A. (Kobylanski) Sulikowski, 93, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at Wingate of East Longmeadow, with her loving family by her side. Born in Temne, Poland on November 16, 1924, daughter of the late Pawel and Michalina (Kopij) Kobylanski, she has been an area resident for nearly seventy years. A communicant of the former Mater Dolorosa Church of Holyoke, Maria was an active participant in parish activities. She was an accomplished seamstress and used her skills not only for family, but also to supplement the needs of her church. She was also a talented baker for her church. Maria served the local Polish community as the longtime…

  • Chelsea

    Obituaries 08-30-2018

    Leonard Gallant Retired Chief Financial Officer of International Shoe Machine Co. Proud of his Chelsea roots Leonard A. Gallant, born June 13, 1934 in Chelsea died on August 23, 2018 surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of 61 years (as of August 24, 2018) Beverly and his children, Susan, Leonard Jr. and his wife, Janice, William and his, wife Diane,  Beverly and his granddaughters, Lauren and Samantha, his brothers,  Charles and Robert and many beloved nieces, nephews and cherished friends. He was predeceased by his brothers Ernie, John, Lloyd, Abel, Elmer and sister Eileen. Lenny attended the Assumption School in Chelsea fondly remembering his school days…

  • Watertown

    Rouben Surenian 9/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Watertown,MA

    Surenian, Rouben of Watertown, formerly of Belmont and Lexington, passed away peacefully at home with his loving family at his side, after a long battle with cancer, September 2, 2018. Beloved husband of Lida (Jagaspanian) Surenian. Devoted father of Ara Surenian and his wife Lena, Janet Lorden and her husband Gerard and Roubina Surenian. Loving grandfather of Alek, Aleena and Armen Surenian and Vannesa and Alisa Lorden. Brother of Faris Minassian, Darius Surenian and his wife Rose and the late Anahid Shahinian. Uncle of Carmen, Caroline, Armineh, Greg, Jeff and Sandy. Also survived by many loving great nieces and great nephews. Funeral service at Saint Stephen’s Armenian Church, 38 Elton…

  • Whitman

    Marie Cree 9/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Whitman,MA

    Marie Cree, formerly a longtime resident of Whitman, died Sunday September 2 after a period of failing health. Family and friends invited to attend her visitation on Friday September 7 from 10:00-11:00 AM in the Blanchard Funeral Chapel, Plymouth Street (Rte. 58 @ the rotary) Whitman. A graveside service will follow in the Calvary Cemetery, Waltham. Full obituary to follow.

  • Cape Cod

    Bernice E. Selmeski, 70

    SAN ANTONIO, FL – Bernice E. Selmeski, 70 of San Antonio, Florida passed away August 27, 2018. She was born May 25, 1948 in Mount Kisco, New York the daughter of John and Evelyn (Sniffin) Hyatt.Mrs. Selmeski is survived by her husband of 44 years, Gene; daughters Tonia Selmeski and Tresha McIntyre; grandchildren, Sara and Sean McIntyre; brother, John Hyatt; and sister Gloria Ford. She was preceded in death by brothers, Ralph Hyatt and Lanny Hyatt.A Celebration of Life service […]

  • Medfield,  Millis

    Regina Cassidy

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Regina Cassidy September 03, 2018 Regina (McKay) Cassidy, of Princeton,NJ, formerly of Brighton, Millis and West Harwich, MA. Regina died peacefully in hospice care after a lifetime of happiness with her loving husband George,her …

  • Belmont,  Waltham

    Helen Tolan

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Online Memorial Donations Family Login Helen Tolan June 18, 1930 – September 03, 2018 Of Waltham, passed away peacefully Monday evening September 3rd, 2018 at the Newton-Wellesley Hospital at the age of 88. Born on June 18, 1930 in Newton; daughter of the late Emil Kratoville an …

  • Shrewsbury

    June LaMier

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login June LaMier October 14, 1937 – September 03, 2018 June J. (Walls) LaMier, 80, of Northborough, and formerly of Shrewsbury, passed Monday September 3, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. June was the wife of the late Ralph C. LaMier, she is al …

  • Acton

    Lorene “Lori” Ann Roche

    Book of Memories –> Obituary/Death Notice Maps & Directions Tributes/Condolences Place a Memorial Candle Family Login Lorene “Lori” Ann Roche September 03, 2018 Lorene (Lori) Ann Roche, 57, of Ayer, formerly of Acton, on September 3, 2018. Lori was the beloved daughter of Gail Roche of Las Vegas, NV and the late Norman Roche. She was a graduate of Minut …