• Beverly

    Connie E. Dooling

    Connie E. Dooling September 21, 1928 – September 18, 2018 BEVERLY – Connie E. (Bernasconi) Dooling, 89, died Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at Salem Hospital following a brief illne… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Brockton

    Paul W. McCauley 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Paul W. McCauley (72) died September 19th in his home surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of Susan E. (Rusk) McCauley. He was born in Boston son of the late George F. and Mary R. (Davenport) McCauley. He retired from the US Army having served during the Vietnam Conflict and was a recipient of 2 Purple Hearts. Paul was a member of the Club National and Avon VFW Post #8892. He enjoyed riding his Honda motorcycle, camping, going to concerts and listening to the oldies, vacation cruises and socializing with family and friends. He was also known for his shopping trips to the Hansom Air Force Base.…

  • Fall River

    Helen “Elena” Santiago 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    In Fall River, of Fall River September 19, 2018 Helen “Elena” Santiago died at Charlton Memorial Hospital at the age of 62. Born in Paterson, NJ, Helen was the daughter of Auria (Serrano) Santiago and the late Emilio Santiago. Helen was the mother of Cherie Rivera of Fall River. Grandmother of Yecnia Gutierez, Ruben Gutierez, Cristian Medina and Aniyalece Rivera. Calling hours will be held at the O’Keefe-Wade Funeral Home 70 Washington Street in Taunton Tuesday, September 25th from 5-8 pm. Interment will be private in Florida.

  • Lexington

    Edward Kinneen

    Edward Kinneen September 15, 2018 KINNEEN, Edward Leo A life-long Lexington resident, Sept. 15, 2018. Son of the late Timothy Kinneen and Martha C. (Barry). Brother of Ann Marie Kinneen View full obituary

  • Mansfield

    John F. Sylva 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Mansfield,MA

    John F. Sylva, 71 Dateline: Mansfield, MA John F. Sylva, age 71, of Mansfield passed away on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at the Boston Medical Center Newton Pavilion. He was the beloved husband of Roberta L. (Jones) Sylva, to whom he was wed on September 30, 1972. Arrangements will be announced with a complete obituary to follow.

  • Medford

    William “Bill” D. Shotwell 9/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Malden,MA / Haverhill,MA / Derry,NH

    William D. Shotwell, of Medford died on Monday, September 17th. He was 89. Born and raised in Medford, he was the son of the late John and Jennie (Santalucido) Shotwell. Bill was an excellent mechanic. He enjoyed working on various different types of automobiles. His true calling would be to become an auto mechanic teacher for Medford Vocational Technical High School. He loved to teach and established many lifelong relationships with his students. When Bill was not working he loved to spend time on the water. He loved all water sports water skiing, boating and sailing. A true natural photographer he donated his talent to many family members weddings, birthdays…

  • Revere

    Domenic V. Melito 9/20/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Reading,MA / North Reading,MA / Revere,MA / Brattleboro,VT

    Domenic V. Melito passed away after a brief illness at the Kaplan Family Hospice House. He was 58. A Medford resident for much of his life, Domenic was a devoted son, father, uncle and friend. Raised on Fulton St. in North Medford, Domenic was an outstanding athlete, especially in Hockey. Signed at the age of 17 for the Washington Capitals organization, Domenic suffered injuries in a car accident which ended his career as it was about to take off. Throughout his life he worked in the lobster and seafood industry. He and his brother Michael operated Melito Brothers Seafood. They later developed and worked independently as lobster brokers. A talented…

  • Roxbury

    Margaret M. Stapleton 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA / W. Roxbury,MA

    Margaret M. Stapleton (Dalton), age 86, of Canton and Popponesset Beach formerly of W. Roxbury passed away September 19th surrounded by her loving family. Born in Lynn, she was raised in W. Roxbury, graduated from Roslindale High School and has lived in Canton since 1974. She enjoyed summering in Popponesset Beach and spending winters at Coral Beach in Puerto Rico. She was a devoted wife, mother, Grammie and an avid Red Sox Fan. Beloved wife of the late Donald M., Sr. Mother of Margaret M. Cohan and her husband Dennis of Madison, CT, Kathleen S. Driscoll and her husband Richard of Easton, Michael P. Stapleton and his wife Louise of…

  • Springfield

    Pearlean B Brown

    Pearlean B Brown Send Flowers February 26, 1939 – September 15, 2018 Pearlean (Bell) Brown, 79, departed this life on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at the Jewish Nursing Home in Longmeadow, MA. Pearlean was born on February View full obituary

  • Waltham

    Joel Harvey Greenstein 9/20/2018 12:00:00 AM Waltham,MA

    Greenstein, Joel Harvey of Waltham, MA and Highland Beach, FL died peacefully at Belmont Manor Nursing Home on September 20, 2018 in Belmont, MA at the age of 77.Joel is survived by three children: Karen Greenstein of Los Angeles, CA; Melissa Cronin (husband, John) of South Burlington, VT; Eric Greenstein (wife, Megan) of Duxbury, MA. He also leaves behind a brother, Robert Greenstein (wife, Faye) of Henderson, NV; and two grandchildren, Madeline and Bailey Greenstein of Duxbury, MA. Joel is preceded in death by his parents, Marcus and Irene Greenstein of Revere, MA. Joel was born on April 19, 1941 in Boston, MA. He graduated from The University of Rhode…

  • Wellesley

    Joseph D. Ketner II 9/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA / Wellesley,MA

    Joseph Dale Ketner II, 62, of Natick, MA passed away September 14, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his family. Joe was a vibrant, intellectually curious art historian and curator, and a loving and devoted husband, father, and grandfather. Born October 30, 1955, in Anderson, Indiana to the late Uarda Ulpts Ketner and Joseph D. Ketner, Joe earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Art History from Indiana University at Bloomington, where he also met his beloved wife of 36 years, Patricia (Geringer) Ketner. Joe had been Henry and Lois Foster Chair in Contemporary Art Theory and Practice and Distinguished Curator-in-Residence at Emerson College since 2008, bringing provocative artwork to Boston…

  • Wellesley

    Mary E. (Gaine) Perry 9/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    PERRY, Mary E. (Gaine), 95, a long-time resident of Wellesley, who spent her last few years at Traditions in Wayland, passed away on Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Mary was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Gaine (Guthrie) of Somerville, and the widow of Aubrey L. Perry, who passed away in 1974. Mary was born and raised in Somerville. She graduated from Somerville High School and from the Higgins School of Business in Boston. She married Aubrey in 1947. Together, they raised five children, moving between New York, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts as his career developed. Mary returned to the workplace, first as an administrative assistant to the Dean…

  • West Roxbury

    Joseph W. Ferris Jr. 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA

    Joseph W. Ferris Jr. of West Roxbury, September 19, 2018. Beloved son of the late Alice J. (Sexton) and Joseph W. Ferris Sr. Loving Brother of Jane Tracy and her husband Philip A. Jr. of Boston, Mary Kerrigan and her husband Philip of North Reading, James F. Ferris of CA and John E. Ferris and his wife Nancy of Westwood. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. Joe was a graduate of Catholic Memorial High School and Boston College. He was a former teacher in Maryland and Braintree, MA and a long-time dedicated employee of New York life Insurance Company. Funeral from the Robert…

  • Worcester County

    Edward Kisiel 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / Auburn,MA

    Edward Kisiel, 88, of Auburn passed away Sept. 19 with his wife by his side in St. Vincent Hospital. He leaves his wife of 53 years Halina, his children, Elizabeth, Edward and Natalia, 5 grandchildren, a sister in Calif. He was born in Poland, a son of the late Jan and Helena Kisiel and lived in Buenos Aires where he was an artistic furniture maker creating custom Baroque and provincial pieces. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1960. Edward was a machinist for Reed Rolled Thread Die Co. retiring in 1992. The funeral will be held Monday Sept. 24 from HENRY-DIRSA FUNERAL HOME, 33 Ward St., Worcester with a Mass…

  • Gloucester

    New Bedford, MA – Violanda (Sc…

    New Bedford, MA – Violanda (Scola) Corrao, wife of the late Carl J Corrao, died Wednesday, September 12 at home. She was born in Gloucester, the daughter of the late Salvatore and Mary (Frontiero) Scola. She grew up in Gloucester were she graduated with high honors. She worked as a bookkeeper for the St. Peters Club for several years. After living in Gloucester for 40 years with her husband Carl and sons Salvatore age 12, Carl age 9, and David age 2, the family moved to New Bedford where she worked in banking for 15 years. After retiring, Violanda and her husband Carl enjoyed many warm winters in Florida until…