• Bedford

    Wanda L. Pierce

    Wanda L. Pierce April 27, 1943 – September 09, 2018 Wanda (“Vonnie”) L. Pierce (née Bonk), 75, of Bedford, MA, died peacefully on September 9, 2018 in the care of her family, friends and hospice View full obituary

  • Brockton

    Eric McClananan 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Eric McClananan (52) of Boston died September 5th in the Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He was born in Boston son of Hazel (Evans) McClananan of Brockton and Joe McClananan of Canton. Eric worked in the construction trade. He enjoyed dancing, watching basketball and socializing with family and friends. In addition to his parents he is survived by his brother Tyrell McClananan of Brockton, 2 sisters, Charlotte Evans of Florida and Fawn McClananan of Brockton, many nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral Services to be announced.

  • Dedham

    Austin “Gus” Waldron 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    WALDRON, Austin “Gus” Of Wellesley, September 12, 2018. Beloved husband of Kathleen L. (Damon) Waldron. Devoted father of Barbara Chirokas and her husband Stephen of Westwood, and Martha Waldron of Holliston. Loving grandfather of Mark Chirokas of Boston, Michael Chirokas of Somerville, and Kathryn Chirokas of Westwood. Brother of Margaret Christensen of Westboro, and Theresa Welch of Nashua, NH. Gus was a Korean War Veteran, U.S. Navy Air Corps. He was a graduate of St. Stephen’s Catholic School and Framingham High School class of 1950. He was retired from the automobile business and was a member of the Minuteman Model A Club. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons…

  • Fall River

    Denise A. Mason-Lamothe

    Denise A. Mason-Lamothe October 14, 1954 – September 9, 2018 Denise A. (Maxwell) Mason-Lamothe, 63, of Fall River, wife of Roger A. Lamothe and the late Stanley Mason, passed away S… View Details

  • Fall River

    Debra A. (Travers) Souza 9/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    Debra A. (Travers) Souza, age 58, daughter of Evelyn (Medeiros) Travers and the late Dennis Travers peacefully passed on Sunday, September 9, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Deb enjoyed singing and dancing alongside her husband as he played his guitar, they shared a deep passion for music. She liked to watch football, was an avid lover of animals, but most of all she loved being a Grammy. She left behind her best friend and husband Thomas Souza, her 3 children, Nicole Medeiros, Rachael Souza, Thomas Souza, and stepdaughter Julie McGlynn, her 9 grandchildren and one great-grandchild, also her beloved brothers, Ronnie, Tom and Gary Travers and spouses. Funeral service…

  • Franklin

    Debra Jo Drennen 9/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA

    Debra Jo ( Barnes) Drennen, 58 of Collegeville, PA passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday , September 9, 2018 after a courageous nine and a half year battle with Ovarian Cancer. She was the beloved wife of Donald R. Drennen for the past 37 years. Born in Binghamton, NY on July 30, 1960 she was the daughter of Jay R. and Joanne M. Barnes of Bradenton, FL. Besides her husband and parents she is survived by three sons Michael R. Drennen and his wife Kathryn of Wrentham, MA, Patrick J. Drennen and his wife Meaghan of Norfolk MA, and William J. Drennen of Quincy MA and…

  • Holden

    Ruth E. Budney 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Holden,MA

    Ruth E. (Bigwood) Budney, 89 of Holden, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 12th in Holden Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center after a long fought battle with COPD. Her husband of 39 years, Theodore E. Budney died in 1989. She is survived by her daughters, Dianne Budney and her husband, John Kowalchuk, III of Sanbornton, NH, Linda Poole and her husband, Robert of Goffstown, NH and Catherine Friedman and her husband, Philip of Paxton; her son, Christopher Budney and his wife, Michelle of Webster and her daughter-in-law, Dianne Budney of Leicester. She also leaves eight grandchildren, Brian and Kevin Budney, Alyssa and Tyler Friedman, Christan, Lauren, Ashlyn and Olivia Budney;…

  • Mansfield

    Ann E. Nolan 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Attleboro,MA / Mansfield,MA

    Ann E. Nolan, 80 Dateline: Attleboro, MA Ann E. Nolan, age 80, of Attleboro, formerly of Mansfield and New York passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at the Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. Born in Boston, MA on July 27, 1938, she was a loving daughter of the late John and Esther (Ashport) Nolan. Ann grew up in South Boston. She was educated at St Mary’s Grammar School and was a graduate of Dorchester High School. She later moved to New York where she resided for over forty years. She had made her home in Attleboro for the past three years and previously lived in Mansfield. Prior to retiring,…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Geauanne Armstead

    Geauanne Armstead Geauanne Armstead 88 of Roxbury, passed away on September 10, 2018.  Beloved mother of Gayle (Tres) Coy, Donna Armstead, Robert Armstead, and Steven Armstead.  She is also survived by a loving host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.   Geauanne Armstead 88 of Roxbury, passed away on September 10, 2018.  Beloved mother of Gayle (Tres) Coy, Donna Armstead, Robert Armstead, and Steven Armstead.  She is also survived by a… View

  • Natick

    Anne Hartley 9/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    BROWNFIELD, ME: Anne P. (Doyle) Hartley, 66, of Brownfield, ME and formerly of Framingham and Dublin, Ireland died on Monday, September 10th in Framingham surrounded by her loving family after a long, courageous battle with an illness. Anne was the beloved wife of Robert Hartley, sharing 32 years of marriage. Born in Dublin, Ireland, Anne was the daughter of Stephen and Mary Doyle. She immigrated to the United States in 1957, ultimately settling in the Framingham/Natick area. In addition to her loving husband, Anne is survived by: her sons: Robert Hartley III and his wife Kelli of Newburyport, MA, and Jeffrey Hartley and his wife Jennifer of Framingham; her mother:…

  • Natick

    Thomas Kadlik 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    Thomas Gary Kadlik, 78, died Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Milford Regional Hospital. He was son of the late Joseph Kadlik and Clara Thompson Kadlik and brother of the late Ronald Kadlik. Thomas was born in Framingham and grew up in Natick graduating from Natick High School class of 1957. Thomas was part of the Natick High Basketball team that took the first state Championship. As an Aviation Structural Mechanic, Thomas served proudly in the United States Navy during Vietnam. Fishing and hunting were two of his favorite pastimes. He is survived by his loving wife of almost 50 yrs, Brenda A. of Bellingham, his daughter Linnea Beauregard and husband…

  • New Bedford

    George Fonseca 9/9/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    George Fonseca, 80, of New Bedford, MA passed away on September 9, 2018 after a long illness. George was born in New Bedford, the son of the late John Salles Fonseca and Guimar (Silva) Fonseca. He attended Aviation High School in Brooklyn, NY and graduated from The School of Visual Arts in New York, NY. He served in the U.S. Air Force before beginning a long career as a commercial artist. George also wrote and illustrated two children’s books, and was an accomplished photographer. George traveled extensively throughout North America, Europe and West Africa. He was very proud of his family and took a keen interest in his family genealogy.…

  • New Bedford

    Sandra L. Cabral 9/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA / New Bedford,MA

    NEW BEDFORD…Sandra L. Cabral, 42, of New Bedford passed away September 10, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in Fall River, she was a daughter of Maria do Ceu (Lopes) Cabral of Fall River and Fernando DaSilva Cabral and his wife Gloria of Dartmouth. She had lived most of her life in Fall River. Ms. Cabral was a communicant of St. Anthony of Padua Church, Fall River and enjoyed going to the beach, walking and reading. Along with her parents, survivors include her daughter: Thaysha Gagne of Fall River; her sister: Maria Lourdes Cabral of Fall River; her brother: Fernando Cabral of Auburn, MA; 1 nephew: Anthony Ivy; 1 niece:…

  • Roslindale

    Ruth McEachern 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Roslindale,MA

    McEachern, Ruth of Roslindale, formerly of Hyde Park, died peacefully on September 11, 2018. Loving sister of Claire Norton of Hyde Park, Jeanne Jones of Roslindale and the late Paul McEachern. Cherished aunt of Diane, Chris and Andrea Jones. Great-aunt of Jessica, Devan, Emily, Christine and Jake Jones and Eric and Christian Flynn. She was the devoted daughter of the late B.F. McEachern and Margaret (Quinlan). Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend Ruth’s Funeral Mass on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 10 o’clock in Sacred Heart Church, 169 Cummings Highway, Roslindale, MA 02131. For guestbook, please visit gormleyfuneral.com

  • Winchester

    Christine Hongvan Nguyen 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Winchester,MA / Wakefield,MA

    Christine Hongvan Nguyen, age 43, of Winchester, passed away on September 11, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Michael Y. Feng of Winchester, the loving daughter of Loc Van Nguyen and the late Huong Thi Dang, and step-daughter of Ngoc Huong Do. Christine was also the devoted mother of Jason Khai-An Feng and Vivian Van-An Feng,and the dear sister of My Quang Nguyen, Tovan Pham, Duy Quang Nguyen, Thuy-Van Nguyen, Tuongvi Nguyen, Thuy-Hoa Nguyen and Tammy Huynh. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend Visiting Hours at the Costello Funeral Home, 177 Washington St., Winchester, on Friday, September 14 from 6:30-…

  • Winthrop

    Eugenia M. (Sprague) “Jean” BATTLES 9/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Winthrop,MA

    BATTLES, Eugenia M. (Sprague) “Jean”, of Winthrop, passed away on September 9, 2018. She was 79 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Gerald D. Battles. Born in Winthrop, she was the daughter of the late John Sprague and Joan (McCormick) Venuti. Devoted mother of James M. Racca of Georgetown, Paul D. Racca of East Boston and the late Stephen F. Racca. Loving grandmother of Amanda and Tayla Racca and great-grandmother of Jasmine Racca. Dear sister of Joan O’Brien of Belgrade, MT. A Graveside Service will be held in Puritan Lawn Cemetery 185 Lake St. Peabody, MA on Thursday, September 20 at 11am. Please gather and line…

  • Woburn

    Dwight F. “Mac” Maxwell 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Wilmington,MA / Burlington,MA / Woburn,MA / Haverhill,MA

    Dwight F. Maxwell, a longtime resident of Wilmington passed away peacefully September 11, 2018. He was 90 years of age. “Mac”, as he was affectionately known to family and friends, was the beloved husband of the late Rita J. (Campanelli) who passed away in 2010. Born in Boston, Mac was one of nine children of the late Dwight T. and Anna (McTague) Maxwell. Mac was raised in Roxbury and attended Boston Schools. As a young boy always eager to make a dollar, he worked many different jobs from shining shoes to selling watermelons from a horse drawn cart to name a few. In 1946, Mac enlisted into the United States…

  • Woburn

    Margaret Theresa (Fucci) Martelli 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Somerville,MA / Stoneham,MA / Malden,MA / Wakefield,MA / Woburn,MA

    Margaret Theresa (Fucci) Martelli of Medford died on Tuesday, September 11, at Life Care Center of Stoneham. Born and raised in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Dominic and Clementina (Dadio) Fucci. Margaret worked for many years as a bookkeeper in Medford. Margaret was the beloved wife of the late Carlo Martelli, and the devoted mother of Diane Cole and husband Glen of Malden, and Richard Martelli of Woburn and late husband David Rissinger. She was the loving grandmother of Glen M. Cole and wife Deirdre of Wakefield, and the loving great grandmother of Liv and Brooke Cole. Margaret was the dear sister of the late Marion, Dominic,…

  • Worcester County

    James W. Mitti Jr. 9/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Worcester – James W. Mitti Jr., 61, of Worcester died on Saturday, September 8th in the UMass Memorial Medical Center – University Campus. Mr. Mitti is survived by his wife, Mary Ann (Hallen) Mitti; his two children, Carly M. Mitti of Oxford and Nicholas J. Mitti of Worcester; his step children, Stephanie and Mark Lacroix both of Worcester; his brother, Scott J. Mitti and his wife, Diane of Dudley and two nephews. James was born in Worcester, son of the late James and Phyllis (Dee) Mitti and is a graduate of North High School. He worked for many years as an assistant engineer at the Norton Saint Gobain Company and…

  • Chicopee

    Joseph F. Wojtowicz

    Joseph F. Wojtowicz, 88, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke. Born October 22, 1929, son of the late Adam and Eleanora (Kowal) Wojtowicz, he was a lifelong Chicopee resident. Joseph was a US Navy veteran of the Korean War and served proudly aboard the USS Grand Canyon. He worked for Uniroyal Tire Co. As a welder for many years and was a communicant of the Basilica of St. Stanislaus, Bishop and Martyr.Joe enjoyed dancing to Polka music with his wife and working together with her on woodcraft projects. He loved the outdoors, especially fishing with his brothers and he was an avid…

  • New Bedford

    DEATH NOTICE

    DZIUBA: of West Wareham, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, Barbara C. (Cembalisty), 86.FONSECA: of New Bedford, September 9, 2018, George, 80.GALLOP: of Martinsville, VA, Monday, September 10, 2018, Richard Edward Jr., 77.

  • New Bedford

    Barbara C. Dziuba, 86

    WAREHAM — Barbara C. (Cembalisty) Dziuba, 86, of West Wareham died September 12, 2018 at McCarthy Care Center after a brief illness. She was the wife of Joseph F. Dziuba.Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Stanislaw A. and Zofia (Gorczyca) Cembalisty, she lived in New Bedford before moving to West Wareham in 2010. She was formerly employed at New Bedford City Hall for 21 years until her retirement.Survivors include her husband; a son, Joseph S. Dziuba and his […]

  • New Bedford

    Gladys Monast, 91

    NEW BEDFORD — Gladys “Gladdy” (Foisy) Monast, 91, of New Bedford died peacefully Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in CareOne at New Bedford surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Rene Monast.Born in New Bedford, a daughter of the late Edgar and Clara (Loader) Foisy she was a lifelong resident.Gladdy attended New Bedford Beauty Academy and worked as a hairstylist. She was a member of the St. Mary’s Seniors of Fairhaven and a former camper at Ellis Haven for 51 […]

  • New Bedford

    John Cabral, 95

    DARTMOUTH — John Cabral, 95, of Dartmouth passed away Sunday, September 9, 2018. He was the husband of the late Gilda (Souza) Cabral.Mr. Cabral was the proprietor of J.C. Motors, and later worked for the New Bedford Council on Aging.During World War II, he served in the U. S. Navy. Many years ago, he had played football for the Murphy Club.He is survived by his daughter, Claire J. Pion; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.He […]

  • Andover

    Andover – Dr. Michael H. Smotr…

    Andover – Dr. Michael H. Smotrich, 87, physicist, entrepreneur, lover of nature, the arts and life long learner, died peacefully on September 4, 2018, surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness. Dr. Smotrich was born in Norwich, Conn. From an early age it was clear he had a deep curiosity about how all things in our world work. He conducted sophisticated experiments of his own making in his basement workshop. Mike was an Eagle Scout – the highest achievement attainable in the Boy Scouts of America. After graduating from Norwich Free Academy, he headed to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to pursue his lifelong passion for science and math.…

  • Haverhill

    Elizabethtown, KY – Donald Jos…

    Elizabethtown, KY – Donald Joseph Daoust, Sr., 84 of Elizabethtown, died Friday, August 24, 2018, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He served in Korea and retired after 26 years with the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Romeo and Lucille Leduc Daoust. He is survived by his wife, Setsuko Yenshaw Daoust; two sons, Donald Joseph Daoust, Jr. (Glenda) of Mt. Vernon, Wash. and Walter Martin (Sandy) of Round Rock, Texas; seven daughters, Lucille Queen (George) of Dover, Del., Debra Garretson of Cantonville, Md., Jacqueline Daoust of Lacey, Wash., Brenda Barret (Kevin) of King, N.H., Christine Crowley (Michael) of Lancaster, Mass., Angelique Daoust of Sacramento, Calif. and…

  • Haverhill

    Manchester, NH – James E. “Jim…

    Manchester, NH – James E. “Jim” Gosselin, of Manchester, N.H., formerly of Haverhill and Burlington, passed away after a long illness at his home in Manchester, N.H., on Thursday morning, Sept. 6, 2018. The beloved husband of Evelyn (Lentz), he was 63 years old. Jim was born in Winchester, and raised in Burlington. Jim was a graduate of Shawsheen Tech. He studied engineering at Northeastern University, and had a long and successful career as an engineer. He traveled the world with his career in industrial automation. Jim retired from GE Fanuc in 2007. Jim enjoyed puttering in his workshop, riding his motorcycle, RV camping, grilling, smoking meats, and shooting at…

  • Haverhill

    Reston, VA – Dr. Jack L. Green…

    Reston, VA – Dr. Jack L. Greenbaum, 71, of Reston, Va., passed away on August 30, 2018. He was born in Haverhill and was the son of Hyman and Lee (Tenenbaum) Greenbaum, who preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife Karen, his daughter, Sharon, his daughter-in-law Kimberly Sgroi, and his sisters Evelyn Mitchell, and her husband, Stanley, Sarasota, FL; and Judy Kroner and her husband, Mitchell, Groveland. Dr. Greenbaum was a graduate of Haverhill High School, Class of 1965, the Univ. of New Hampshire, Class of 1969, and the Univ. of Pennsylvania Dental School, Class of 1973. Dr. Greenbaum served in the U.S. Navy on active duty…

  • Haverhill

    In Memoriam; 1st Year Remember…

    In Memoriam; 1st Year Rememberance In Loving Memory Of Louise Crescenzi July 29, 1948 – September 6, 2017 In the garden of memories, we meet every day. Lovingly missed by your husband Mike and all your family and friends

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Orlando Vincent C…

    Gloucester – Orlando Vincent Cafasso, 90, of Gloucester, husband of Kathleen (Ryan) Cafasso passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Everett on September 16, 1927, son of the late Giovanni and Rosaria (Piantedosi) Cafasso. Vincent was a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1946 and also of Boston University where he received his Bachelors, Masters and CAGS. He proudly served in the United States Army during WWII and the Korean conflict. Vincent had a long career in education. He taught for two years in Ellington, Connecticut, before joining the Gloucester school system in 1954. He first…

  • Haverhill

    Groveland, MA – Lorna (Duncan…

    Groveland, MA – Lorna (Duncanson) Kimball, of Conway, NH and Naples, FL, formerly of Groveland MA., passed away on August 27th at the age of 83. She was born in Teaneck, N.J. on September 3, 1934, daughter of Geraldine and Earle Duncanson. Lorna was the oldest of three daughters. She leaves behind, to cherish her memory, her sisters Jean Laskey of Simsbury, CT and Nancy Conley of Fredericksburg, VA. Lorna graduated from Saint Cecilia High School in Englewood, NJ in 1951 and earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of New Hampshire in 1955. She was a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority. It was at the University…

  • Salem

    Peabody, MA – Carolyn "Carol" …

    Peabody, MA – Carolyn “Carol” N. Titterington (nee Nusbaum), age 86, of Peabody, Mass. passed away peacefully in hospice on Sept. 9, 2018, surrounded with love by her children. She was born on June 7, 1932, in Linden, N.J. to the late Theodore J. Nusbaum, Sr. and Florence (nee Stengel) and was preceded in death by her older sister Marie Caputo and younger brother Theodore J. Nusbaum, Jr. as well as beloved family friend, Elizabeth J. Smalley. Carol graduated from Monmouth Nursing School in 1953 as a registered nurse and was a lifelong member of Monmouth Medical Center Nurses Alumni Association. She had a long career caring for patients as…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – Frederick C. Bel…

    Newburyport – Frederick C. Bell, Sr., age 82, of Newburyport, died peacefully Tuesday afternoon, September 11, 2018, at Country Center for Health, after a long illness. He was born on June 24, 1936 in Newburyport, son of the late James and Lucinda (Noyes) Bell and was a graduate of Newburyport High School, Class of 1954. Fred served his Country during the Korean War with the United States Air Force, honorably discharged with the rank of Staff Sergeant. He earned his engineering degree from Wentworth Technical Institute and prior to his retirement, had a long career at G.E. in Lynn as a draftsman. Fred’s passions were woodworking, Bible Study, and his…

  • Salem

    Salem – Danielle Marie L’Itali…

    Salem – Danielle Marie L’Italien 41, of Salem, died unexpectedly due to a medical incident and brief illness on Monday, September 10, 2018, at Salem Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of Nancy Jean (L’Italien) Zanuccoli and the late David Zanuccoli. She was a lifelong resident of the City of Salem and was educated in the Salem School System and attended Salem High School. Danielle was a loving and caring young woman who was dedicated to her family. She enjoyed the outdoors and especially loved to camp, fish and create memories sitting by the fire side making s’mores with her family and friends. She…

  • Salem

    Salem – Laurent E. Madore, 71 …

    Salem – Laurent E. Madore, 71 of Haverhill and a former resident of Salem, passed away Monday, September 10, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, with his family by his side. Born and raised in Salem, he was the son of the late Fernand P. and Evelyn D. (Berube) Madore. A graduate of Salem Vocational School, Larry worked most of his life as a machinist. He first worked for Metcom which later became Omni Wave and lastly for DJM Precision Machines of Beverly. He was a member of the PLAV, Post 55 of Salem and the Beverly Union Club. Larry was a sportsman who was happiest being…