• Beverly

    Maria Rose Bonaiuto

    Maria Rose Bonaiuto April 29, 1927 – September 23, 2018 Beverly – Maria Rose (Serra) Bonaiuto 91, beloved wife of the late Joseph F. Bonaiuto, died Sunday, September 23, 2018 a… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Beverly

    Timothy Roland Bean

    Timothy Roland Bean January 30, 1967 – September 23, 2018 MANCHESTER BY THE SEA – Timothy R. Bean, age 51, passed away peacefully September 23, 2018 unexpectedly with his loving … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Brockton

    Luc Nguyen 9/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Luc Nguyen age 58 of Brockton died unexpectedly at his home on Sunday September 23, 2018. He was the husband of Muoi Ly. Luc was born in Vietnam a son of the late Phat and Kiet Nguyen and came to the United States in 1982 and settled in Brockton. Luc had worked in the food industry and had started at the FB Washburn Candy Company in Brockton. In his free time, he enjoyed gardening and watching the television. He will be remembered as a man who was devoted to his Catholic faith, lead a simple life and had a great sense of humor. In addition to his wife Muoi, Luc…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Stefan Bernard Herbert Baumrin

    Stefan Bernard Herbert Baumrin, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, philosopher, attorney, and businessman, died Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 19, 2018. The son of David and Regina Baumrin, Stefan was raised with his brother, Leonard, in the Bronx. He graduated from Stuyvesant High School in 1952, and from Ohio State University in 1956. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Johns Hopkins University in 1960, and received his J.D. degree from Columbia University in 1970, after which he became a member of the New York State Bar. He was an assistant professor of philosophy, and chairman of the Delaware Seminar in the Philosophy of Science at University of Delaware, from 1961 until 1964,…

  • Chicopee

    Claire Y. (Dupont) Descoteaux 9/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE ~ Claire Y. (Dupont) Descoteaux, 95, of the Aldenville section of Chicopee, was Called Safely Home on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. She passed into Eternal Life at home surrounded by the care and comfort of her loving family. She was born in Chicopee on December 16, 1922, a beloved daughter of the late Leonore and Aurore (Jodoin) Dupont. She was raised and educated in Chicopee and had lived in South Hadley before returning to the Aldenville section of Chicopee where she lived for the past 65 years. She had worked at the Holyoke Wire and Cable Company for many years. Active in her Catholic faith, she was a communicant…

  • Dedham

    Robert A. Russell 9/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    RUSSELL, Robert A. Of Dedham, September 23, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Lillian V. (Manning) Russell. Devoted father of Robert A. Russell Jr. of North Kingston, RI, and the late Margaret E. Holland. Grandfather of Jameson Russell, Madeline Russell, Lilly Fay Russell, and Sabrina Silva. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., DEDHAM, Friday, Sept. 28 at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Dedham at 10am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours at the funeral home Thursday, Sept. 27 from 4-8pm. Interment Forest Hills Cemetery, Boston.

  • Fall River

    Marilyn D. Tavares

    Marilyn D. Tavares October 17, 1945 – September 23, 2018 Marilyn D. (Dube) Tavares, 72, of Fall River, wife of the late Ronald Tavares, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2018. … View Details

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Constance Anne Smithwood

      Constance Anne Smithwood May 25, 1934 – September 24, 2018 Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Constance for a period of visitation on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 10:00-11:30 am in the First Baptist Church, 461 King St., Littleton MA. Her memorial service will follow at 11:30 am. Constance obituary to follow.  

  • Medway

    Kyle L. Lowther 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Milford,MA / Medway,MA

    Kyle L. Lowther, 24, of Milford passed away peacefully on Wednesday September 19, 2018. He was the son of Lawrence and Elizabeth (Robinson) Lowther and brother of Tiffany and Kevin Lowther. He is also survived by maternal relatives as well as many, many friends. He was predeceased by his nana, Helen Lowther and his maternal grandparents, John and Elsie Robinson. Kyle had a beautiful soul and was loved by all. His future was bright as he was earning his Electrician License and worked at Griffin Electric following his graduation from BVT. Kyle was a great athlete and loved going to Red Sox games. He lived life to the fullest and…

  • Peabody

    Louvianna C. Jalbert 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM Peabody,MA

    Louvianna C. (Blais) Jalbert, 94, of Peabody, passed away with her family by her side on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the NSMC / Salem Hospital following a long illness. She was the devoted wife of the late George H. Jalbert with whom she had shared 68 years of marriage. Born in Springfield, Vermont and raised in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Vital and Marie (Tremblay) Blais. She was a graduate of Salem High Class of ’42. Following their marriage, “Louvie” devoted all of her time to the raising of her family. When the children were well into their school years, she began working for the former…

  • Salem

    Theresa C. Broderick

    Theresa C. Broderick Send Flowers May 12, 1961 – September 23, 2018 Theresa Broderick, 57, of Marblehead, Massachusetts, passed Sunday, September 23, 2018. Theresa was born to John Ciccone, and Nancy DeSantis Ciccone on May 12, 1961 View full obituary

  • Somerville

    GRACE (LaGRASSA) MULLIN 9/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA / Somerville,MA / Lynnfield,MA

    Grace (LaGrassa) Mullin, a 29 year resident of Somerville and a former 12 year resident of Everett and a former 21 year resident of Nalcerest, Florida entered into eternal life on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Life Care Center in Stoneham. She was 98 years of age. Grace was born in Fitchburg on June 16, 1920, a daughter of the late Luciano LaGrassa and Lena (Ferrante) LaGrassa. She grew up in the North End of Boston where she was educated in the Boston Public School system. Grace was a hairdresser in Boston for 10 years before working at Filene’s Basement as a Clerk for 20 years. She enjoyed dancing but…

  • South Boston

    PHYLLIS “PHILLY” ZANIBONI (FALZONE) 9/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Quincy,MA / South Boston,MA

    ZANIBONI, PHYLLIS “Philly” (Falzone) of Quincy, formerly of South Boston, September 25, 2018. Beloved wife of Arthur “ZaZa”. Devoted mother of Phyllis Simon & her late husband Sarkis Simon, Arthur Zaniboni & his wife Dolores, Paul Zaniboni & his fiancé Patricia Blais, Steven Zaniboni & his wife Bettyann as well as mother-in-law of Elissa Aldred. Cherished grandmother of 12 grandchildren & 13 great grandchildren. Special aunt of Joanne, Paul Geary & their daughter AnnMarie, Karen Meehan & her children Jennifer & Kevin. Visiting Hours will be held at the Casper Funeral Home located at 187 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON on Thursday from 4-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will…

  • Tewksbury

    Robert “Bobby” “Blaze” Capraro 9/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Tewksbury,MA / Reading,MA

    Robert “Bobby” “Blaze” Capraro, of Medford, died Sunday, September 23rd. He was 48. Born and raised in Medford, he was the son of Anthony Capraro Jr., and Pearl (Getchell) Capraro. Bobby absolutely adored and loved his children they were his pride and joy. Bobby loved people, and they loved him. No matter how, where or when you met Bobby you were instantly connected. He was everyone’s best friend, his smile was contagious and his laughter was known to fill the room. Bobby was a proud member of the Laborers Union Local 151. He worked hard to provide for his family. When Bobby wasn’t working he enjoyed washing, waxing and working…

  • Walpole

    Herbert A. Roberts 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM Walpole,MA

    Herbert A. Roberts, 67, of Walpole, died September 21 in the Norwood Healthcare following a brief illness. Born in Norwood, February 15,1951, the son of the late Herbert Roberts and Lillis (Cullinane) Conway, and the step son of James L. Conway of South Walpole. Herb was a lifelong Walpole resident and a graduate of Walpole High School. He had worked for Kendal Mills and the former L.F. Fales Company. Herb enjoyed watching all the Boston sports teams. In addition to his step-father he is survived by his brothers, Dean F. Roberts’s and James L. Conway, II of South Walpole. He was the brother of the late Deborah Hancock and Gene…

  • Wayland

    Natalie L. (Hall) Thompson 9/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Wayland,MA

    WAYLAND: Natalie L. (Hall) Thompson, 90, died peacefully surrounded by her family on September 8, 2018 following a brief illness. She was born in Newton on October 28, 1927 the daughter of the late Dr. Stanley E. Hall and Edna S. (Patton) Hall. Natalie was the wife of the late Dr. L. Bradford Thompson who died on February 12, 2004. She is survived by her children Wendy A. McDermott and her husband Richard McDermott; Lynne A. Duguay and her husband Dennis Duguay; Leslie E. Colantuono and her late husband Russell Colantuono; Natalie L. Schmit and her husband Kevin Schmit; George E. Olson III; her step-children Peter Thompson and his wife…

  • Wellesley

    Joseph F. Gill 9/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    Gill, Joseph F. of North Hill, Needham, formerly of Wellesley and Charlestown, MA, passed away peacefully on September 24, 2018. Age 83. Survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Mary M. (Siracusa), his 3 sons Stephen and his wife Erin, Joseph and his wife Theresa, and Richard and his wife Alison. Proud grandfather of Christine, Alyssa, Audrianna, and Ava. Also survived by his sisters Nancy Kearney and Joanne O’Rourke and many loving nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Joseph A. Gill and Mary (Nelson) and his sister Mary Flanagan. Born and raised in Charlestown, he was fiercely proud of his “Townie” roots. 33 year member and benefactor to…

  • West Roxbury

    Rita A. McLaughlin 9/24/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA

    McLaughlin, Rita A. of West Roxbury, formerly of Roslindale, and most recently of Sophia Snow Place, passed away on September 24, 2018. Beloved daughter of the late Thomas J. and Grace F. (Connors) McLaughlin. Sister of late Edward McLaughlin (KIA, WWII) and Audrey M. Donahue. Sister-in-law of the late Francis X. Donahue. Loving Aunt of Linda A. Sabina and her husband Frank of Dedham and Carolyn D. McGrady and her husband William of Cumberland, Rhode Island. Great Aunt of Brian Sabina, Michael Popper and Gregory Sabina. Rita proudly graduated from Girls Latin School in Boston. To date, she was the oldest living student from her class. Rita was a graduate…

  • West Roxbury

    Harry Sinanian 9/25/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA

    SINANIAN Harry Longtime resident of Hyde Park, formerly of Roslindale passed away on September 25, 2018 at the age of 98. Beloved husband of the late Margaret (Samour) Sinanian. Devoted father of Susan Lind-Sinanian and her husband Gary of Watertown, Janet Rae-Sinanian and her late husband Robert of Sturbridge, Marilyn Sinanian Stuart and her husband Kevin Stuart of Dedham, and Paul Sinanian of Hyde Park. Loving grandfather of Raffi and his wife Heidi, Justin, Adam, James, Melinda, and Erica. Also survived by many nieces, nephews. Late WWII Army Veteran. Visiting hours at the P.E. Murray-F.J. Higgins, George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home 2000 Centre St. West Roxbury on Thursday,…

  • Weston

    Rev. Joseph T. Bennett, SJ 9/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Weston,MA

    in Weston on September 23, 2018, formerly of Boston College High School. Beloved son of the late Joseph T. & Helen B. (Frost) Bennett. Brother of William F. Bennett of West Springfield, Fenton L. Bennett, John D. Bennett and Mary Toomey all of Brockton and the late Elizabeth Bennett. Uncle of William Toomey of Quincy. Father is survived by several nieces and nephews as well as his many Jesuit Brothers. Reposing at Campion Center, 319 Concord Rd., WESTON. Visiting Hours Wednesday Sept. 26 from 3-5 pm with a prayer service at 4:30 pm. Concelebrated Funeral Mass in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Campion Center on Thursday September 27 at…

  • Weymouth

    Margaret Frano 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM South Weymouth,MA

    Margaret Phyllis Frano (Giovanucci), age 89, of Weymouth passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Margaret, the beloved daughter of Maggie (D’Alesandro) and Penn Giovanucci, was born, raised, and educated in Weymouth. She lived in Braintree for over 25 years where she raised her family. As a young woman, Margaret was employed by Remick’s Department Store in Quincy. She later received an accounting certificate at Bentley College and worked as a Bookkeeper for Brady Enterprises in Weymouth and Plaza Oldsmobile in Braintree. Margaret enjoyed the beach, shopping, traveling with friends and family, doing puzzles and reading books. Most of all, Margaret enjoyed and cherished time with her large extended…

  • Weymouth

    Edward DeMita 9/24/2018 12:00:00 AM South Weymouth,MA

    Edward J. DeMita Sr. (79), of Weymouth passed away peacefully on Monday September 24, 2018. Ed was born and raised in Dorchester. He was Honorably Discharged as a member of the 4th Armored Division of the US Army, in which he served two tours during the Vietnam Era. For over 35 years he was a distributor for Ekco and Royal Prestige Home Products. In 1961, he married his beloved wife Sheila, and settled in Weymouth where they raised their family. Ed enjoyed playing the organ, harmonica, and cribbage and spending time fishing and boating off the coast of Scituate, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family.…

  • Weymouth

    Alfred John (“Sonny”) Dolan 9/25/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA / Weymouth,MA / Walpole,MA / Jamaica Plain,MA

    DOLAN, Alfred John (“Sonny”), 90, died peacefully at home on September 25, 2018 after an illness. He is survived by Ann (Mulhern) Dolan, his wife of 56 years. He is the brother of the late Richard Dolan of Jamaica Plain, and Edward Dolan of Dedham. Alfred, affectionately called “Sonny” by some family members, was born in Jamaica Plain, MA to Alfred and Freda (“Leipersberger”) Dolan on August 18, 1928. He graduated from Boston Technical High School in 1946. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served in Attu, Alaska during WWII and later on board the U.S.S. Wasp during the Korean War. Alfred was a machinist by trade. He was…

  • Winchester

    George R. Parker, Sr. 9/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Winchester,MA / Dracut,MA

    George R. Parker, Sr., age 88, a longtime resident of Winchester, passed away on September 23, 2018. He was the beloved husband for 58 years of Gloria Jean (Carlson) until her passing in 2012. Born in Lowell, MA, he was the son of the late George and Mabel (Delmedge) Parker, and was raised and educated in Billerica. Mr. Parker attended Northeastern University, where he was placed in an internship at Jordan Marsh, where he established his career and remained there as a merchandise buyer for many years. He and Gloria settled in Winchester to raise their family. An avid Boston sports fan, George also enjoyed coaching Winchester Little League baseball.…

  • Winthrop

    James Frati

    View James Frati James J. Frati of Cottage Park Rd., Winthrop passed away at the Lighthouse Nursing Care Center in Revere on September 24, 2018. He was 86 years old. Born in Winthrop he was the beloved son of the late Sylvia (DeGiacomo) and Alexander Frati. A life long resident of Winthrop he was employed as a printer, teaching at the Don Bosco Technical School in Boston. He was a CCD teacher at St. John the Evangelist Church as well as collector at weekend mass. He was also a member of the K…

  • Worcester County

    Paul E. Szczepaniak 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM Auburn,MA / Worcester,MA

    AUBURN___Paul E. Szczepaniak, 55, of Auburn passed away on Saturday September 22, 2018 in St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester. He leaves his daughter Jillian L. Szczepaniak and her husband Saben, a step-son Robert Bellerive and his wife Darrian and their children, two grandchildren, Joseph and Scarlett, his longtime partner Sherry Rodgers, three brothers, Ronald and his longtime partner Carolyn Willett, Michael and his wife Debra and David and his wife Michelle, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was born in Worcester a son of the late Joseph E. and Reneta J. (Cybulski) Szczepaniak and has lived in Auburn for most of his life. He was a graduate of St. Mary’s…

  • Worcester County

    Robert R. Pichette 9/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Robert R. Pichette, 79, of Worcester, died Monday, September 25th in St. Vincent Hospital after a brief illness with his children by his side. He is survived by his children, Suzann M. Smith of Gun Barrel City, TX, John P. Pichette and his wife, Kathleen of Worcester, Steven E. Pichette and his wife, Marybeth of Merrimac, and David A. Pichette and his wife, Donna of Gilbert, AZ; a brother, Ronald Pichette and his wife, Marilyn of Port Charlotte, FL; his sister, Sandra Milosh and her husband, Arthur of Worcester; nine grandchildren, Shelby Williams, Tucker Smith, Allison, Kristen and Lauren Pichette, Luc and Sydney Pichette and David and Tyler Greeson and…

  • New Bedford

    Annie L. Veiga, 100

     WAREHAM — Annie L. Veiga, 100, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, September 20, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Agneus Veiga. Born in Wareham, she was the daughter of the late Julius and Mary Lopes. She was a skilled seamstress and a loving homemaker who enjoyed knitting, needlework, and cooking. She is survived by her children, Glenn Veiga of W. Wareham, Maurice Veiga of Plymouth, Bernadine Veiga of Attleboro, and […]

  • New Bedford

    Roland H. Blanchard, 89

     NEW BEDFORD — Roland H. Blanchard, 89, of New Bedford passed away Sunday, September 23, 2018. He was the husband of Mary Frances (Flood) Blanchard.Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Fridolin and Adwilda Blanchard, he lived in New Bedford all of his life.He was a communicant of Holy Name of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, where he was a member of the Holy Name Society, the St. Vincent dePaul Society, and the Couples Club. He was the recipient of the […]

  • New Bedford

    Carol A. Burke, 74

     NEW BEDFORD — Carol Ann Burke of New Bedford passed away Thursday, August 30, at the age of 74. She endured several years of chronic illnesses, with much courage and determination. She was a kind and loving soul. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Alice and Joseph Fernandes, sister of Dorothy Fernandes, former wife of the late Maurice Burke Jr.She became a talented hairdresser and enjoyed her craft and friendly customers. She excelled in oil painting, […]

  • New Bedford

    John W. Jepson Ph.D., 86

    MARION — John W. Jepson, Ph.D., 86, of Marion, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 19. He was the husband of Joan (Lavalley) Jepson and son of the late Milton and Flora (Bennett) Jepson.John earned a BS degree from North Eastern University, his Master’s and Ph.D. from Yale. He worked for Bell Telephone Labs., in underwater sound development for submarine warfare. In 1968 John joined Titleist Golf Div. as Dir. of R & D; he became VP of operations and in 1982 was the […]

  • New Bedford

    Charles J. Peixe, 58

    PEIXE: of Westport, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, Charles J. “Charlie,” 58. Son of the late Manuel G. and Rose (Gluchacki) Peixe. Calling hours are 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport. Funeral will be 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, from the funeral home, with a Mass at 10 at St. John the Baptist Church, Westport. Visit www.potterfuneralservice.com.

  • Gloucester

    Beverly – Jennifer Lynne Sheeh…

    Beverly – Jennifer Lynne Sheehan, daughter of Paul R. Sheehan and the late Donna J. (Carter) Sheehan, and mother of Joshua B. Sheehan, passed away on September 15, 2018, at Lahey Hospital in Burlington after a brief illness. Jennifer was born on July 13, 1981, in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and attended Gloucester Public Schools. She later went on to earn a certificate in Practical Nursing from North Shore Community College in May of 2006; and she proudly used that degree working in multiple medical facilities throughout the Beverly, Mass., area, as well as time working as a Hospice Care Nurse. She was very compassionate in regards to her chosen profession, and…