• Dorchester

    Clement “Clem” Donovan 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Boston,MA / Dorchester,MA

    Clement “Clem” Donovan age 68 of Brockton, formerly of Dorchester, died Wednesday September 5, 2018 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital after a period of failing health. He was the husband of the late Janie (Houston) Donovan. Clement was born and raised in St. Thomas, USVI a son of the late Albina Donovan. Clement attended Job Corp then after worked for Chase Bank in St. Thomas. On September 29, 1969 Clement moved to Boston. He had been a resident of Brockton for over thirty years having previously lived in Dorchester. For many years Clem was a bus driver for special needs students in the Boston Public School System and retired in…

  • Duxbury

    Donald “Don” Buscemi, 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Randolph,MA / Duxbury,MA / Plymouth,MA

    Donald E. “Don” Buscemi, Jr. age 54 of Brockton passed away on Wednesday September 5, 2018 at Signature Healthcare/Brockton Hospital following a long illness. Don grew up in Duxbury, graduating from Duxbury High School in 1982. He then spent some time in Nebraska graduating from Southeast Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Auto Body Technology and Business Administration. He returned to Massachusetts living in Holbrook, Hanover and most recently Brockton. Don excelled at various trades holding jobs in fields including auto body, carpentry and welding. He had a great love of animals having pets ranging from the usual dogs, fish and cats, to the more unusual like rats, mice,…

  • Medford

    Frank J. Minichello 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Haverhill,MA / Chelsea,MA / Brookline,MA

    Frank J. Minichello passed away unexpectedly at home on September 5th. He was 73. Raised in Chelsea, he was the son of the late Carmine and Mary (Aufiero) Minichello. He graduated from Chelsea High School and worked with National Air Lines for several years before going to work with AW Chesterton. After nearly 40 years with the manufacturing company, he retired. A Medford resident for most of his life, Frank lived the past several years in Haverhill. He was a devoted father and grandfather who loved spending time with family and friends. He will be missed by those who knew him. The beloved and devoted father of Christopher P. Minichello…

  • Medford

    Barry F. Donahue 9/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Billerica,MA / Medford,MA

    Mr. Barry F. Donahue, 58, of Malden passed away at his home on Saturday. Son of the late Walter and Lorraine (Abitable) Donahue, he was born in Cambridge and has been an area resident all his life. He worked as an accountant for numerous local companies. He is survived by his sister Lynne and her husband Dennis Cresta of Billerica. there are several nieces and nephews. Funeral services are under the direction of Beals, Geake, and Magliozzi Funeral Home, 29 Governors Ave, Medford, MA. All service will be private. online condolences may be shared at www.magliozzifuneralhome.com

  • New Bedford

    Dr. Eleanor J. Pontes 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Dr. Eleanor J. Pontes, 80, of New Bedford, died suddenly on Saturday, September 1, 2018. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Frank L. and Florence (Almeida) Pontes, she lived in the Bronx, New York for much of her professional life. She returned to the New Bedford area at retirement. Eleanor was committed to the value of education, both her own and that of others. She held a B.S. in Education from Westfield State University, a M. Ed. from Bridgewater State University and a D. Ed. from Columbia University. She started her teaching career in New Bedford at the Donaghy School before moving on to Westchester County, New…

  • New Bedford

    Leonarda Roque Craveiro 9/7/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Leonarda Roque Craveiro, age 98, of New Bedford passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018 at the Royal Taber Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of the late Joao Roque and the late Americo J. Craveiro and the daughter of the late Aurelio and Maria Encarnacao Almeida. Leonarda was born in Nabainhos, Portugal and moved to New Bedford in 1958. She was a loving homemaker to her family. She is survived by her children, Maria L. Santos and her husband, Manuel of New Bedford, Julio A. Roque and his wife, Flora of South Dartmouth and Maria C. Machado and her husband, Joseph of South Dartmouth; 4…

  • New Bedford

    Gil S. Souto, Jr. 9/7/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    New Bedford – Gil S. Souto, Jr., 93, of New Bedford passed away September 7, 2018 at Alden Court Nursing Care & Rehabilitation Center. He was husband of the late Lillian (Correia) Souto. Mr. Souto was born in New Bedford, son of the late Gil S., Sr. and Anna F. (Costa) Souto, and was a lifelong resident of the city. He was a communicant of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish at St. James Church and a U.S. Army veteran of WWII. He was employed as an Executive Vice President by the J.J. Nissen Baking Co. until his retirement. He was a member of V.F.W. Post 6643, Freetown and a Past…

  • New Bedford

    Joseph P. Azevedo 9/8/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Joseph P. Azevedo, 60, of New Bedford passed away at home in the arms of the Lord on Saturday September 8, 2018 after a long illness. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Rafael and Mary (DaLomba) Azevedo, he lived in New Bedford for most of his life. He was a member of New Life South Coast. Joseph was formerly employed as an automobile salesman until his retirement. He served in the U.S. Navy. Joe loved going to the beach, spending time on Martha’s Vineyard, and spending time with his family. He was always seen with a smile on his face and lived life his way. He was…

  • Spencer

    Edwin A. Moore, Jr. 9/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    WORCESTER: Edwin Arnold Moore, Jr. was peacefully re-united with his parents, Edwin Sr. and Esther (Hammond) Moore, brothers Robert, Richard, Raymond, William and sister Agnes, on September 8, 2018. Ed leaves behind eight children and their spouses, Linda and husband Terry Schreiber; Michael Moore and wife Wendy; Nancy and husband Robert Waldron; Karen and husband Joseph Alarie; James Moore and wife Orna; Mary and husband Joseph Toner; Matthew Moore; Jason Moore and wife Nicole. He also leaves 20 precious grandchildren: Jon and Jared Schreiber; Morgan Roberts; Melissa Moore; James Voutour; Jessica Gallis; Kelly Waldron; Rachel Waldron; Samantha Alarie; Andrew and Nicholas Moore; Arianna Moore; Quinn Toner; Camryn Toner; Leyden Brousseau;…

  • Taunton

    Marita Murphy 9/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    In Taunton, September 7, 2018 Marita Murphy daughter of the late Arthur and Elizabeth (Fair) Murphy died at Taunton Nursing Home at the age of 88. Marita was born in Boston and was educated at St Mary’s High School in Taunton and received her Bachelor’s Degree and Masters degree in Religious Education at Fordham University. Marita was a Holy Union Sister for twenty five years. She taught in the Taunton Public Schools for over four years and also worked for Shaw’s Supermarket in Taunton for many years. She was the sister of the late Thomas Murphy, Arthur Murphy, Sister Rosemarie Murphy and Sister Mary Elizabeth Murphy. Marita was the Aunt…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Laura C. (Polizzi…

    Gloucester – Laura C. (Polizzia) Orlando, 87, beloved wife of the late Frank P. Orlando, of Gloucester, peacefully passed away on Saturday morning, Sept. 8, 2018, at the Seacoast Nursing & Rehabilitation Center surrounded by her loving daughters and cherished son-in-law. Born in Gloucester on December 10, 1930, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna Maria (Frontiero) Pollzzia.. Laura attended Gloucester schools and was especially proud of her Italian heritage. She spoke lovingly of her time growing up “down the fort.” As a young woman working on the waterfront, Laura met the love of her life and went on to enjoy 57 years of marriage to her…

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – George C. Grace p…

    Gloucester – George C. Grace passed away peacefully at Lahey, Burlington. after a brief illness, surrounded by his loving family, on September 7, 2018. Born in Gloucester on January 23, 1937, to the late Joseph Carlton Grace and Jenny (Mallette) Grace, George was the loving husband of Francesca (Piscitello) Grace, with whom he shared 57 years of marriage. A devoted father and grandfather, George never missed an opportunity to express his pride for his family, showing pictures and videos to all who visited. George was a lifelong resident of Gloucester. A friendly and outgoing man, he was affectionately known as the “Mayor of Stanley Court.” George watched out for his…

  • Newburyport

    Vernon, CT – Elinor Claire (Ch…

    Vernon, CT – Elinor Claire (Champoux) Barthelemy, age 90, widow of Lawrence K Barthelemy Jr., entered the Lord’s embrace after a long journey with Alzheimer’s. Elinor, the daughter of the late George W. Champoux Sr. and Anne Pearl (Eaton) Champoux, was born July 29, 1928, in Newburyport, Mass. She was predeceased by her brother George W. Champoux Jr. and sister Joan (Champoux) Sexton. Elinor was a loving mother and talented seamstress and baker—skills she learned in her years at Essex County Agricultural School (aka Essex Aggie). In her senior year in 1946 she was class vice-president, Editor of the Green & White yearbook, and was on the basketball and volleyball…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Leo A. Tanguay, 87, …

    Peabody – Leo A. Tanguay, 87, beloved husband of Helen (Bourgoin) Tanguay, died peacefully on Friday, September 7, 2018, at the Rosewood Skilled Nursing Center in Peabody, after a brief illness. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Alfred and Germaine (Caron) Tanguay. He grew up in Salem, and graduated from Salem High School. He attended North Shore Community College and Northeastern University. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Mr. Tanguay had gifted woodworking skills, and enjoyed his career as a General Contractor. He also worked for a short time at United Shoe in Beverly, and for a longtime worked at Peabody…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Dorothy (Martin) Ber…

    Peabody – Dorothy (Martin) Bermani, 85, beloved wife of the late Egidio Bermani, died peacefully at the Rosewood Nursing Home on Sunday September 9, 2018, following an extended illness. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Gladys (Northrop) Martin. She grew up in Lynn and lived in Peabody for many years. Dorothy worked at Heritage Industries in Peabody for many years. She was a lifelong advocate for Special Needs children, and was an activist to help create programs and transportation to meet the needs of Special Needs children into adulthood. She was passionately devoted to family, and enjoyed attending bingo at Rosewood. She is survived…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Albert W. Woish, 87,…

    Peabody – Albert W. Woish, 87, of Peabody, died Thursday evening at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers following a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of the late Natalie (DeVarennes) Woish. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Julius and Edna (Stanulivich) Woish. He was raised and educated in Hyde Park and later attended trade school in electronics in Cheyenne, Wyo., and has lived in Peabody for the past 49 years. Albert was a veteran of the Korean War who served with the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in March of 1955. Following his military service, he was employed with Unistrut…

  • Salem

    Peabody Ma – Brian David Furta…

    Peabody Ma – Brian David Furtado, 39, of Peabody died on Tuesday, September 4, 2016, at the Leominster Hospital after taking an ill turn at MCI Correctional facility in Sharon. He was born in Cambridge, Mass., on October 11, 1978, the son of Maria Ventura Gomes and the late Manuel J. Furtado, and moved to Peabody when he was eight years old. Brian had been a detailer in the auto industry, and also had a love of rap music. He was a very kind, loving and funny guy who would do anything to make you happy. He also liked taking walks. He is survived by his mother, Maria Gomes of…

  • Salem

    Salem – Ronald H. Talbot, 61, …

    Salem – Ronald H. Talbot, 61, of Salem, passed away on September 1, 2018, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, from injuries sustained in a fall at his home in Salem. Born and raised in Salem, he was the son of the late Robert J. and Margaret (McCool) Talbot. He worked in the construction industry and retired from Laborers’ International Union, Local 14. Ron is survived by his brother, William R. Talbot and his wife Mary of Kingston, N.H.; two nieces, Roxanne Morrison of Plaistow, N.H., and her son and daughter, Jared and Corinne Morrison and Jacqueline Maxwell of Rockland, Mass., and her daughter, Avery Maxwell. He was predeceased…

  • Salem

    Groton – Jean Kirkwood (Ronald…

    Groton – Jean Kirkwood (Ronald) Belliveau, 81, of Groton, formerly of Boxborough, and Easley, South Carolina, died Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at her home. Her husband of 54 years, Joseph “Joe” Albert Camille Belliveau, died in 2016. The two shared a special bond and were rarely apart from each other. Jean and Joe enjoyed traveling the globe, spending time in Southeast Asia and Puerto Rico. In retirement, they explored the Southeast United States in their motor-home. Jean leaves her two daughters, Julie E. Ward and Linda L. Hass, both of Townsend; her son and daughter-in-law, Michael J. and Anne Belliveau of Wenham; her sister-in-law, Cristina (de Yturralde) Ronald of Toronto,…

  • Salem

    Salem, MA – Arlene R. O'Shea d…

    Salem, MA – Arlene R. O’Shea died at home in Salem on September 3. Born in Lynn on June 4, 1926, she was the daughter of Arthur and Irene Hollis. Arlene married James O’Shea in 1951 and they shared many happy years together until his death in 1996. Arlene is survived by her sister-in-law, S. Lee Hollis of Shelby, N.C.; and by her nephews David Hollis, his wife Sofia and their sons Diego and Mauricio of Pleasant Valley, N.Y.; and Michael Hollis, his wife Carrie and daughter Athen of Steep Falls, Maine. Arlene graduated with a degree in Education from Salem State College where she met her husband. She was…

  • Salem

    Topsfield – Miss Rachel Hanna …

    Topsfield – Miss Rachel Hanna Bibbins, 21, of Topsfield, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital surrounded by her loving family following an eight-month fight with breast cancer. Born in Boston, she is the daughter of Rebecca Lee (Schmidt) Knowles and Richard Miles Bibbins. She was raised and educated in Topsfield. She lived her life without tradition, and her penchant for the unique and interesting was evidenced by her pursuit of knowledge. She attended Masconomet Regional High School for two years. She spent her junior year studying dance at Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan before earning her high school degree in 2015 from Marblehead High School.…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Janice V. (Powers) Q…

    Peabody – Janice V. (Powers) Quintal, 91, beloved wife of the late Bertram “Bert” Quintal, died peacefully on Friday, September 7, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, following an extended illness, while in the comforting presence of her family. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late James and Marion (Very) Powers. She grew up in Peabody and graduated from Peabody High School. She then attended Burdette College of Business & Shorthand. Jan, as she was affectionately known, enjoyed being at home and nurturing her family. She was passionately devoted to family. She looked forward to gathering them along with friends on holidays and summer…

  • New Bedford

    Joseph P. Azevedo, 60

     NEW BEDFORD — Joseph P. Azevedo, 60, of New Bedford passed away at home in the arms of the Lord on Saturday, September 8, 2018 after a long illness.Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Rafael and Mary (DaLomba) Azevedo, he lived in New Bedford for most of his life.He was a member of New Life South Coast.Joseph was formerly employed as an automobile salesman until his retirement.He served in the U.S. Navy.Joe loved going to the beach, […]

  • New Bedford

    Albert E. Comeau, 83

    NEW BEDFORD — Albert E. “Al” Comeau, 83, of East Freetown passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a period of declining health. He was the devoted husband of 57 years to Mary E. (Hayes) Comeau.Born and raised in Fairhaven, son of the late Joseph W. and Philomena R. (LeBlanc) Comeau, he and Mary settled in East Freetown in 1961.Al was a graduate of Fairhaven High School class of 1953, and immediately served […]

  • New Bedford

    Lucinda Ribeiro, 82

    DARTMOUTH — Lucinda (Rendeiro) Ribeiro, age 82, of Dartmouth passed away peacefully on her birthday, Saturday, September 8, 2018 at home. She was the beloved wife of Mario D. Ribeiro for whom she had been married to for 58 years. She was also the daughter of the late Manuel and Gracinda Rendeiro.Lucinda was born in Olhao, Portugal and moved here in 1968. In 1971, she opened Ribeiro’s Goods on Rivet Street and in 1976 they opened up a second location, Casa Ribeiro on […]

  • New Bedford

    Carlos J. Ramos, 92

    NEW BEDFORD — Carlos J. Ramos, 92, died Thursday, September 6, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of Vivian Ramos of New Bedford. Born in Bridgeport, CT, he was the son of the late Joseph C. and Emelia (Freitas) Ramos.Mr. Ramos was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was employed at Sikorsky Aircraft until his retirement.His family includes his wife, Vivian Ramos; 2 sons, John and wife, […]

  • Bedford

    Christine H. Lamb

    Christine H. Lamb January 08, 1958 – September 06, 2018 Christine H. Lamb, 60, of Bedford, died on September 6, 2018, in Acton, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on January 8, 1958, View full obituary

  • Brookline

    Joseph W. Longmoore

    Joseph W. Longmoore November 8, 1927 – September 7, 2018 LONGMOORE, Joseph W. Of East Walpole, formerly of Newton and Brookline on September 7, 2018. Beloved husband of 66 years… View Details  |  Send Flowers