• Gloucester

    Gloucester – Paul A. Jensen, a…

    Gloucester – Paul A. Jensen, also sometimes known as Paul A. Roby, age 77, died of a heart attack on September 23, 2018. Paul was born in Wauwatosa, Wis., on March 23, 1941. He graduated with a degree in Music from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He toured as a puppeteer, was Artist-in-Residence at Amherst College, and music director at the Weston Playhouse, and taught music at several schools in Massachusetts. He, for a time, lived in New York City, and was active in Shakespeare in the Park, primarily writing music to accompany the plays. Paul moved to Gloucester in 1991, and opened The Inn at Babson Court in…

  • Newburyport

    Thibodaux, LA – Clarence Arthu…

    Thibodaux, LA – Clarence Arthur Stoddard Jr., 74, died Saturday, August 25, 2018, at 7:25 p.m. Born, July 18, 1944, he was a native of Newburyport, Mass., and resident of Thibodaux, La. He is survived by his daughters, Rachel Anne McCarter and husband James McCarter, Windsor, Colo., Rebecca Dorothy Stoddard, Fort Collins, Colo.; grandchildren, April Christine Lindgren, Ross Aaron Peterson, Brandon Anthony McCarter, Brooke Anne McCarter; sister, Arlene May Stoddard, Moscow, Idaho; brother, Charles Walter Stoddard, Seabrook N.H.; nephew, Tyler Matt.

  • Newburyport

    Haverhill, MA – Malcolm Bryant…

    Haverhill, MA – Malcolm Bryant Fraser, age 75, of Haverhill, Mass., died early Friday morning, September 28, 2018, at Watson Fields Assisted Living Center in Dover, N.H., with his family by his side. Born in Seneca Falls, New York, on July 31, 1943, he was the son of the late John and Emily (Bryant) Fraser. Malcolm was a 1965 graduate from Holy Cross College in Worcester, and went on to earn a master’s degree from Syracuse University. He enjoyed a career as a teacher and coach first at Triton Regional High School in Byfield, Mass., before moving to Georgetown High School in Georgetown, Mass. He was known for always identifying out-of-the-box…

  • Newburyport

    Salisbury, MA – Dennis H. Leav…

    Salisbury, MA – Dennis H. Leavitt, 70, of Salisbury, Mass., passed away peacefully at Anna Jacques Hospital on September 27, 2018. He was born in Medford, Mass., on September 22, 1948, the youngest of three children of the late Harold D. and Dorothy M. (Marsie) Leavitt. After his schooling, he served in the United States Army in the Vietnam War. He was an auto mechanic for many years. The last 20 years he was a candlepin bowling pin technician. Dennis loved drag racing, fishing, football, horseshoes, and his motorcycles. He was a member of the Patriot Riders and did all he could for his fellow veterans. Dennis was happiest when…

  • Salem

    Salem – Mr. Allen Paul “Butch”…

    Salem – Mr. Allen Paul “Butch” King, 71, of Salem, cherished husband of Pamela A. (Nazzaro) King, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He bravely faced ALS with dignity and spirit. Born in Peabody, he was the son of the late Fred and Charlotte (MacDonald) King. He was raised and educated in Salem, and was a proud graduate of Salem High School, class of 1964. As a young man, Mr. King had been employed at the former Loss Market on North Street in Salem. His professional career began as a leather worker in Salem, and he matriculated to the cargo and shipping industry,…

  • Salem

    Beverly, MA – Thomas G. Enrigh…

    Beverly, MA – Thomas G. Enright, age 61, died at home on Thursday, September 27, with his wife Alix Woznick by his side, after a year-long battle with cancer. He shared 27 years of marriage with Alix, and was a loving father to Meredith, age 19. He was the son of Marie (Connolly) Enright, and Gerard J. Enright. Thomas was born in San Francisco, and raised in Marin County, California. Thomas graduated from Terra Linda High School and from San Francisco State University. He lived in the Bay Area until relocating to the East Cost in 1996, living in Salem, Brooklyn, and settling in Beverly in 2001. A lifelong music…

  • Salem

    Ogunquit, Maine – Gloria A. (G…

    Ogunquit, Maine – Gloria A. (Goodrow) Hall, 74, beloved wife of Art Hall, died Thursday, September 27, 2018, at the York Hospital in York, Maine. Born in Lynn, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Della (Connick) Goodrow. She was raised in Danvers and graduated from Bishop Fenwick High School, class of 1961. Gloria continued her education and earned a bachelor’s degree in Education from Salem State College, class of 1966. As a young woman, she was employed as a school teacher for the Hooksett, New Hampshire, school system and later worked for Fidelity Investments. Gloria dedicated most of her adult life to her family and raising her children.…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Ernest G. Nikas, of …

    Ipswich – Ernest G. Nikas, of Ipswich, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at the age of 85, in the comfort of his home and the presence of his loving family. The Nikas family is grateful to Care Dimensions Hospice nursing staff for the year-long care they provided, allowing him to remain at home with his family. Born on October 4, 1932, at home to the late George and Vasiliki (Karambelos) Nikas of Ipswich, who emigrated to the U.S. from Greece in 1903. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Barbara A. (Solomonides) Nikas. Mr. Nikas, was a lifelong resident of Ipswich, and active member…

  • Salem

    Rye, NH – Robert Colby Buell, …

    Rye, NH – Robert Colby Buell, aged 87, of Rye, N.H., and formerly of Boxford, Mass., passed away on September 25, 2018. He was predeceased by his parents, Mary and Ted Buell, as well as is siblings, sister Marilyn Corning, sister Betsy Uhl, and brother David Buell. He is survived by his three sons and their wives, Ronald Buell and Maggie Sutherland of Piedmont, Calif., Stephen and Deborah Buell of North Reading, Mass., and John and Casey Buell of New Durham, N.H. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Ryan Buell, Liza Buell, Henry Buell, Amy Phillips, Leslie Lufkin, and Stevie Lewis; and one great-grandchild, Benjamin Phillips. He was married…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Arthur Joseph Julien…

    Peabody – Arthur Joseph Julien, 76, of Peabody, passed away at the Kaplan House in Danvers, Thursday, September 27, 2018, following a long illness. He was the husband of Alice Julien of Peabody. Born in Salem, Arthur was the son of the late Paul and Alphonsine “Helen” (Dupuis) Julien. Arthur served his country in the National Guard before working as a machinist for many years with the former Prime Manufacturing in Lynn. Along with his wife, Alice (Languirand) Julien of Peabody, Arthur is survived by his daughter Maryann Salvati of Peabody; his son, James Julien of Gloucester; two granddaughters, Marlena and Dominique Salvati of Peabody; his brothers, Phillippe Julien of…

  • Salem

    Beverly Farms – Peter Nicholas…

    Beverly Farms – Peter Nicholas Drinkwater, age 79, passed away peacefully from Alzheimer’s disease with his beloved wife Georgia by his side on September 28, 2018. Peter was the son of the late George F. and Anna Lawler Drinkwater, and was born and brought up on Haskell Street in Beverly Farms. He was the youngest of nine children: Ginny, Suzy, Ralph, Dolly, Barbie, Johnny, Bobby, and Scoop. He grew up and loved playing baseball at Dix Park, swimming and diving off of the pier at West Beach, and attending all of the great Beverly Farms traditional events as a child, through adulthood with his children, and then grandchildren. Peter attended…

  • Chicopee

    Edward J. Woods Jr.

    Edward J. “Jack” Woods, Jr., 89, passed away peacefully on September 28, 2018, at Wingate of South Hadley. Born on October 18, 1928, son of the late Edward J. and Alice (Lynch) Woods, Sr., he lived in Chicopee for most of his life. A graduate of Putnam High School, Class of 1946, Jack was a communicant of Trinity Episcopal Church, formerly St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church. Jack had a successful career as a florist, operating Schlatter’s Florist, along with many other local floral businesses. He also shared his passion as a florist with the students of Chicopee Comprehensive High School, where he taught floral design for many years. He was an…

  • New Bedford

    Isabelle Gonsalves, 91

     WAREHAM — Isabelle (Triano) Gonsalves, 91, of West Wareham, died Sept. 29, 2018 in Tobey Hospital. She was the widow of the late Jason Gonsalves and the daughter of the late Francisco and Maria (Tremarco) Triano. She was born in Newark, NJ, and lived there for many years before moving to West Wareham in 1984. She enjoyed cooking, shopping and spending time with family, especially her grandchildren. Survivors include her children, Jason Gonsalves and […]

  • Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Lynne Caldeira

    Lynne Caldeira July 24, 1958 – September 28, 2018 Lynne Caldeira, 60, of Milford passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 in the Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford. She… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Fall River

    Maria Conceicão (Martins) Tavares 9/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Maria Conceicão (Martins) Tavares, age 95 of Fall River, passed away on Saturday, Sep. 29, 2018 at home with her loving family by her side. Born in São Vicente Ferreira, São Miguel, Açores, she was the beloved wife of the late Manuel Natal Tavares and the daughter of the late João Martins Vale & Maria Jose Medeiros. Prior to retiring, Maria worked as a cafeteria worked at the Carroll School. She was a faithful parishioner of St. Michael’s Church and a member of the Our Lady of Light Society w/ her husband. Maria was a very independent woman who loved to travel extensively with her husband and…

  • Franklin

    Sandra M. (Locklin) Haltom 9/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA

    Sandra M. (Locklin) Haltom 77, of Franklin, died peacefully, with family at her side Sunday September 30, 2018 at the Medway Country Manor, following a long illness. She was the wife of the late David L. Haltom. Born December 11, 1940, in Milford, a daughter of the late Onsville and Annie C. (Rabbette) Locklin, she was a longtime Franklin resident. She was raised and educated in Franklin and was a 1959 graduate of Franklin High School. Sandra worked for Eastern Container in Franklin for many years before retiring. She enjoyed spending time with her family, and often assisted her friends and neighbors at Central Park Terrace, with shopping and taking…

  • Provincetown

    Paul H. Abelew 9/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Paul H. Abelew of Plainview NY and North Truro passed away on Sunday September 23rd at Seashore Point in Provincetown. His wife is Tami Abelew. He is also survived by daughters Beth and Bonnie Abelew of Plainview, as well as his golden retrievers Phoenix and Gryphon. Paul received his PhD from Hofstra University and developed a private practice as a Clinical Psychologist. Paul loved all that Provincetown has to offer – a vast array of entertainment, swimming and relaxing at Herring Cove Beach. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 2:00 pm on the deck at Herring Cove Beach, Friday October 5th.

  • South Boston

    Paul A. Jodice 9/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / South Boston,MA / Somerville,MA / Southport,CT / Lynnfield,MA

    Paul A. Jodice, 77, a retired administrator and coach with Medford Public Schools, passed away Friday at the Massachusetts General Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Medford, he was the son of the late Patrick and Adeline (Reppucci) Jodice. After graduating from Medford High School, Paul went on to receive his Bachelor’s degree at Northeastern University and later his Masters of Education at Boston State College. Paul enjoyed a long career in Medford Public Schools, in the class room, administration, coaching tennis and freshman hockey. Tennis was one of his passions in life. He was great at it and continued to play, well into his seventies.…

  • South Boston

    EVELYN POWELL 9/29/2018 12:00:00 AM South Boston,MA

    POWELL, EVELYN L. (EKROTH) of South Boston formerly of Mexico, Maine passed away September 29, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Michael Powell. Daughter of the late Carl Ekroth and Cassie Janeliunas (Yakstas). Dear sister of the late John Ekroth. Loving aunt of Ardiss Hutaff of California and Kimberly McKeon of Massachusetts. Cherished 2nd Mother to her 4 cousins and their children. Visiting hours will be held at Casper Funeral Home located at 187 Dorchester Street in South Boston on Wednesday, October 3rd from 5-8 PM. Prayers will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, October 4th at 10 AM followed by interment at New Calvary Cemetery. Life member…

  • West Roxbury

    Francis E. Devine 9/29/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Charlestown,MA

    DEVINE, Francis E. of West Roxbury formerly of Charlestown, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on September 29, 2018. Loving father of Mary Alice McClanahan and her husband Michael of Mansfield, JoAnne Whelan and her husband Paul of Hanover, and Jean Marie Devine of South Boston. Devoted grandfather of Michael, Meg, Rachel and Daniel. Brother of the late Mary Mason, John Devine, William Devine and James Devine. Late Veteran US Army Korean War. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home 2055 Centre St. WEST ROXBURY, Wednesday, October 3rd at 9am. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Theresa Church, 2078 Centre St. West Roxbury at 10 o’clock.…

  • Fitchburg

    John P. Baxter

    Townsend: John P. Baxter, Sr of Townsend died unexpectedly at Umass Worcester on Saturday September 29 2018. John was born in Cambridge April 14 1939. John served our country in the us army from 1958 to 1961. He was a service tech for MacGray for 15 years prior to retirement. John loved his wife Robin and son John Baxter Jr. they were his world. He is survived by his wife Robin (Pajari) Baxter. His son John Perry Baxter Jr. his Mother in law Naoma Pajari. Several Sisters & Brothers in law, nieces and nephews. John will be greatly missed by many.

  • Attleboro

    Alfred F. Prew, 84

    ATTLEBORO — Alfred Fuller Prew, 84, of Attleboro, formerly of Norton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at the Attleboro Health Care in Attleboro. He was the beloved husband of Linda (Scallin) Prew to whom he married on…

  • Attleboro

    Alfred F. Prew, 84

    ATTLEBORO — Alfred Fuller Prew, 84, of Attleboro, formerly of Norton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at the Attleboro Health Care in Attleboro. He was the beloved husband of Linda (Scallin) Prew to whom he married on…

  • Fitchburg

    Marcel J. Gionet

    Shirley: Marcel J. Gionet, 88, of Shirley, died Saturday, September 29, 2018 at his home. His wife of 34 years, Annette M. (Gendron) Gionet died in 1991. Mr. Gionet was born in Shirley, one of 15 children born to Felix and Marie-Ange (Joyal) Gionet and resided in Shirley for most of his life. He attended St. Anthony’s School in Shirley and St. Joseph’s Juniorate in Tyngsboro before graduating from St. Bernard’s Central Catholic High School in Fitchburg in 1948. Following his graduation from high school Mr. Gionet served his country for four years in the United States Air Force. Following his discharge from the armed services, Mr. Gionet continued his…

  • Beverly

    Gloria A. Hall

    Gloria A. Hall June 6, 1944 – September 27, 2018 Ogunquit, ME – Gloria A. (Goodrow) Hall 74, beloved wife of Art Hall, died Thursday, September 27, 2018 at the York Hosp… View Details  |  Send Flowers