• Medway

    John Alfred Weiss 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Medway,MA

    John Alfred Weiss, 60, of Worcester formerly of Medway died October 2 in the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. Born in Framingham, October 1, 1958, the son of the late James M. and Harriet J. (Coslett) Weiss, Mr. Weiss had lived in Medway from 1962 thru 1980. He had lived in the Worcester area for many years. He was a 1977 graduate of Medway High School. Prior to becoming disabled in a car accident, many years ago, he had been a machine operator at the Gamewell Company in Medway. He had been a member of the Medway high School Alumni Association. John is survived by his brother Richard J. Weiss…

  • Natick

    Margaret Cullen 10/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Natick,MA

    NATICK: Margaret Rita Cullen, 97, of Natick died on Monday, October 1st after a period of declining health. Margaret was born on July 21, 1921 in Arklow, Ireland to the late Michael and Margaret (Keegan) Cullen. Margaret worked as a housekeeper for St. Patrick’s Parish in Natick prior to retirement. In addition to her parents, Margaret was predeceased by her sister Elish (Cullen) Costello. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held from John Everett & Sons on Friday, October 5th at 10:00 A.M. in St. Patrick’s Parish, 44 East Central Street, Natick, MA 01760 Visitation will be held prior to the Mass in John Everett & Sons Funeral Home,…

  • Taunton

    Christopher Deforitis 9/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    In Taunton, Christopher P. Deforitis, September 30, 2018, passed away in Morton Hospital following a brief illness at the age of 46. Christopher leaves his wife Paula (Mirisola) Deforitis of Taunton. He was born in Taunton, the son of Paul Deforitis and his wife Sherry of Tiverton. RI and his late mom Susan (Trembley) Swisher. Christopher attended Taunton schools and graduated from Bristol Plymouth High School and later continuing his education at Western New England earning his master’s degree. He was employed as a police officer for the City of Taunton for eighteen years. Chris enjoyed motorcycles, fishing, vacationing at Papoose Pond Campground in Maine and above all cherished his…

  • Taunton

    Priscilla Smith 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA

    Priscilla (Farley) Smith passed peacefully on October 2, 2018 at the age of 97. She was the daughter of the late Ruth (Howe) and Leonard Washburn Farley; wife of 54 years of the late William G. Smith; Mother of Cynthia Shearstone of Taunton and Suzanne Davis of Mashpee; Grandmother of Jeff Shearstone and his wife Theresa Jacobs of Framingham; Jenna and her husband Wade Vagias of Hailey, Idaho; Sarah Davis and her wife Heather Schaller of Madison, WI; Amy Davis of Cotuit; and Tom and his wife Erin of Steamboat Springs, CO; Great grandmother of Brooke Vagias, Liam Shearstone, Frances Schaller-Davis, Henry and Felicity Davis. Mrs. Smith attended House in…

  • Tewksbury

    Frances G. Brooks 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA / Windham,NH

    …formerly of Tewksbury; 95 WINDHAM, NH – Frances G. (Skinner) Brooks, age 95, died peacefully on Tuesday, October 2, in the loving care of her grandchildren and hospice in her home in Windham Terrace in Windham. She was the beloved wife of William F. Brooks, who died in 1996 and mother of Martha (Brooks) Flood who died in 1996. She was born in Lowell in 1922, a daughter of the late George and Mary (O’Regan) Skinner and raised in Lowell. She had lived in Tewksbury for forty-one years, where she attended St. William’s Church, and retired to Windham in 2017. She began her career as a secretary at the U.S.…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Paul Nicholous Derany, Jr. 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Webster,MA

    Webster Paul Nicholous Derany, Jr., 53, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester. He leaves his wife of 35 years, Pamela C. (Schena) Derany, a son, Paul N. Derany, III and his wife Brandi of Charlton, 5 grandchildren; Madison and Hailey McNamara, Kaydence, Nicholous and Brayden Derany and 2 nieces; Kayla and Jennifer Tarabay. Paul was born in Cambridge, son of the late Paul N. and Alexandra (Hatem) Derany, Sr. and was also predeceased by a sister, Helen M. Zoghaib who died in 2004. He worked as a precision injection molder. Paul enjoyed golfing and doing projects around the house, but his real…

  • Wellesley

    Charles C. Crevo Ph.D., P.E. 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    Crevo, Charles C. Ph.D., P.E. 85 of Wellesley passed away on October 2, 2018 with his family at his side. He was the loving husband of Rosalie (DeBaggis) Crevo of Wellesley. Mr. Crevo was the son of the late James and Inez (Santoro) Crevo of Italy and Franklin, MA; and the brother of the late Robert Crevo of Burlington, MA. Mr. Crevo was the devoted father to Charles A. Crevo of Wellesley; Julie Pernokas and husband Dr. Mark Pernokas of Wellesley; and Susan Steneri and husband Andrew Steneri of Wayland. He adored his grandchildren, Andrew and Alexander Pernokas of Wellesley, and Isabel and Matthew Steneri of Wayland, his nieces, nephews,…

  • West Roxbury

    Susan Marie (Donnelly) Dalton 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA

    DALTON Susan Marie (Donnelly) of Canton formerly of West Roxbury after a brief illness passed away on October 2, 2018. Loving mother of Jonathan and James Dalton Jr., and their father James Dalton Sr. Beloved daughter of Nancy DeSilva and her husband Justin of Bartlett, NH., and the late John J. Donnelly. Devoted sister of Leeann Donnelly of West Roxbury, and the late Thomas Donnelly of West Roxbury. Special thanks to cousin Mary Lappin and Aunt Genevieve Donnelly for their support and care. Visiting hours at the P.E. Murray – F.J. Higgins, George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home 2000 Centre St. West Roxbury on Sunday, October 7th from 3-7pm.…

  • New Bedford

    John M. Dudley, 74

    MOORE, Okla. — John M. Dudley, of Moore, Oklahoma, passed away September 28, 2018, at the age of 74. He was born October 6, 1943, in Muncie, Indiana.John met his wife, Patricia, in Indiana, and they moved to Oklahoma in April of 1984 when he transferred to General Motors. He retired from General Motors in 2006 when it closed and was a member of the UAW Local 1999. John was very talented and enjoyed woodworking and landscaping. He installed a Koi pond in the backyard himself. […]

  • New Bedford

    Claire L. Nicholas, 95

    DARTMOUTH — Claire L. (Boucher) Nicholas, age 95, passed away at her residence in North Dartmouth on Wednesday, October 3, 2018. She was the wife of the late Nicholas “Nick” Spiro Nicholas.Born in New Bedford, a daughter of the late Joseph and Maryann (Leblanc) Boucher, she was a life-long resident of the area and spent winters in Viera, FL.Claire was a homemaker and enjoyed traveling, gardening, cake decorating, Sudoku, knitting and sewing.She is survived by one […]

  • Andover

    Andover – Ronald A. Gargalowit…

    Andover – Ronald A. Gargalowitz, 83, of Andover, died Saturday, September 29, 2018 at home with his loving wife. He was born December 4, 1934 in Newark, New Jersey to the late Alexander and Teresa (Sofian) Gargalowitz. Ron grew up in Union, NJ, and graduated from Union NJ High School. He then joined the U.S. Air Force where he learned to fly, and was stationed in northern Africa. Upon returning home, he married Carole Barry and graduated from Embry-Riddle University. The young couple and their first child moved north and lived in Parkchester NY for several years to be close to extended family. He then began his career as a…

  • Gloucester

    Magnolia – Anne (Andrew) Brant…

    Magnolia – Anne (Andrew) Brantley Betts of Gloucester passed peacefully at home on Saturday, September 29, 2018, surrounded by family and friends. Born in Boston on January 7, 1935, she was the daughter of Sumner B. and Bunnie Andrew and sister to Tom and Eben. Graduating from the Brimmer May School in Boston, her family divided their time between Annisquam and Boston before moving to Gloucester permanently. Anne’s adventures in life included living in Ghana, West Africa for four years with her husband and children during her first marriage. Her role as mother, grandmother and great-grandmother was her biggest joy in life; she was actively involved in Girl Scouts, Cub…

  • Gloucester

    Burnham, Maine – Sharon Lee Co…

    Burnham, Maine – Sharon Lee Corriveau, 74, died peacefully on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, in Waterville, Maine. Sharon was born on January 15, 1944, in Gloucester, the daughter of the late Frank and Ellen (Webber) Rose Jr. She graduated from Gloucester High School and received her degree from Aroostook State Teachers College in Presque Isle, Maine. She taught education for many years at both St. Agnes Parochial School and Manson Park School in Pittsfield, Maine. Sharon was an active member in her community including being on the Egg Festival Committee, a host family for Maine Central Institute students for many years, a mentor for student teachers through the University of…

  • Salem

    Danvers – Anne L. (Fontaine) H…

    Danvers – Anne L. (Fontaine) Hovey, 85, died Wednesday morning, Oct. 3, 2018. She was the wife of the late Lewis R. Hovey. Born in Salem on Aug. 3, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Cecile (Lemieux) Fontaine. She was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Holten High School. She went on to study music at the New England Conservatory. Anne was self-employed as a music teacher for many years. Additionally, she was a soloist at several area churches including Saint Mary of the Annunciation and Saint Alphonsus in Danvers, and Saint Mary Star of the Sea and Saint Margaret in Beverly.…

  • Salem

    Ipswich, MA – Sr. Julie Theres…

    Ipswich, MA – Sr. Julie Theresa Kane (Therese Julie Kane) SND, went home to the Good God whom she had served in the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur for over seventy years on October 2, 2018. She was the daughter of the late William and Abbie (Cahill) Kane both from Ireland. She is survived by her sister and brother in law, Ann and Bob Englehardt of Beverly and predeceased by her brothers, William Kane, SVD, Joseph Kane, CFX, James Kane and her sisters, Charlotte Kane, SND, and Marie Kane and well as loving nieces and nephews. Sr, Julie’s ministries took her to numerous schools in Massachusetts as a classroom…

  • Salem

    Verona, PA – Helen Anne (Walka…

    Verona, PA – Helen Anne (Walkama) Nicholson, 79, of Verona, formerly of Gibsonia, Pa. and Hartford, Conn., on October 2, 2018. Loving wife for 40 years of Rev. Roger S. Nicholson. Beloved mother of Jason (Meredith) Arth and Alison (David) Francis. Step-mother of Mark Nicholson and Karen Anne (Jaime Kaigh) Nicholson. Dear grandmother of Emma, Madelyn, Meredith, Ian, Caroline, and Madison. Memorial services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Longwood at Oakmont, 500 Route 909, Verona, PA. Arrangements by Schellhaas Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Bakerstown, Pa., www.schellhaasfh.com.

  • Salem

    Peabody – Debra A. (Josselin)…

    Peabody – Debra A. (Josselin) Cucinelli 58, formerly of Beverly, died unexpectedly, Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Born in Beverly, she was the daughter of Barbara (Vincent) Josselin and the late Albert J. Josselin Jr. She was raised in Beverly and received her education in the Beverly school system. A resident of Peabody for over ten years and prior to that in Beverly, Debbie dedicated her life to her family, especially her grandchildren. She is survived by her son, Mark Cucinelli and his wife, Bethany of Beverly, a daughter, Danielle Franco and her fiance, Brandon Szelag of Peabody, four grandchildren, Gia, Gavin, Isabella and Jaxson, two sisters, Linda Josselin-Michalski and Nancy…

  • Winthrop

    Joan Bangs

    View Joan Bangs Joan M. Bangs of Woodside Ave., Winthrop passed away at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston on October 3, 2018. She was 87 years old. Born in Charlestown she was the beloved daughter of the late Mary V. (Barry) and John Sullivan. She was a former member of the St. John the Evangelist School Mother’s Club and the Winthrop High School Mother’s Club.  She was the devoted wife of Richard “Dick” Bangs and the loving mother of Patricia M. Winn and her… Joa…

  • Winthrop

    James C. “Jimmy” McGONAGLE 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Winthrop,MA

    McGONAGLE, James C. “Jimmy”, of Winthrop, suddenly, on October 2, 2018. He was 64 years old. Beloved husband of Sandra L. (Brown) McGonagle. Devoted father of Josh Carpenter of Danvers, Kimberly M. McGonagle and her husband John Nalen of Troy, NH and Christopher J. McGonagle of Winthrop. Dear brother of Christopher S. McGonagle and his wife Jean of Winthrop. Adored uncle of J.C. and Ashley McGonagle of Winthrop. Loving cousin of Paul, Stephen and Mark Murphy. Also survived by several other cousins and friends. Visiting hours will be held in the Maurice W. Kirby Funeral Home 210 Winthrop St. WINTHROP, on Saturday, Oct 6, from 9:30-11:30am. A Funeral Mass will…

  • Worcester County

    Frances Hollins, 82 9/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER___Frances Hollins, 82, of Worcester, MA died Saturday September 29, 2018. She was predeceased by her husband of 42 years, Carl Hollins, Jr. She leaves three sons, Carl Hollins, III, Sheldon Hollins and Francel Hollins; three daughters, Yvonne Peterson, Courtney Hollins & Carla Williams; her brother Paul Ford, sister-in-law Ruth Ford; 13 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, 10 great great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her siblings, Osie Jr., Alice Ford (Johnson), James, Richard and Alexander. She was born in Worcester, daughter of Osie Sr. and Ruth (Elms) Ford. Mrs. Hollins worked for St. Mary Healthcare before retiring. There will be a calling hour on Saturday October 6th…

  • Worcester County

    Sandra Tretheway 9/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Sandra ( Belhumeur) Tretheway, 73, of Worcester died Sunday, September 30th in St. Vincent Hospital. Her husband of 30 years, Richard H. Tretheway died in 1988. She leaves her longtime companion of 25 years, John Mauro of Worcester; three sons, Jim Tretheway, Bob Tretheway and John Tretheway; a daughter, Donna Tretheway-Corbett all of Worcester; a sister, Lee Eckard of Dayville, CT; eight grandchildren, Jennifer Hartwig, Rickey Corbett, John Tretheway, Jr., Jackie Golas, Kara Corbett, Michaella Tretheway, Courtney Tretheway and Jeremy Tretheway; seven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, George Tretheway; two brothers, John and James Belhumeur and three sisters, Joan Germain, Helen Chevalier…

  • Worcester County

    Jan Spinazzola 10/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER: Jan A. Spinazzola, 58, died at home on Monday, October 1, 2018, after a long illness. He leaves wife of 24 years, Lesa A. (Barry) Spinazzola; a son, Kiernan L. Spinazzola; two daughters, Kelsey A. Spinazzola, Delaney P. Spinazzola; all of Worcester; his mother, Lorraine (Purcell) Spinazzola of Marlborough; brothers, Gerald Spinazzola of Tyngsboro, Robert Spinazzola of South Carolina, Philip Spinazzola of Marlborough; several nieces and nephews. He was born in Boston, son of the late Andrew L. Spinazzola and was a graduate of Marlborough High School. Jan worked as a test technician for Bose Corporation in Framingham for many years. He enjoyed snow skiing, walking his dog and…

  • Worcester County

    Richard Edwin Gizzie 10/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Born on May 18th 1935 and died October 1st 2018 peacefully in his sleep at the Veterans home in Holyoke, Massachusetts. Richard was born in “Hells Kitchen NY” to the late Edward Americus Gizzie and Patricia Gizzie (Biller). He served proudly in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He is pre-deceased by his four siblings: Eddie, Lee, Dorothy and Helen. He leaves behind his loving children: Richard C Gizzie and Karen J Gizzie, his step-children Charlie Georgoulakos and Dee Dee George Frawley. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews as well as his longtime friend Barbara Yohe which whom he adored. Richard had a great love for…

  • Worcester County

    Vasilika Lolo 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Vasilika (Zhaka) Lolo, 86 of Worcester, Ma passed away on October 2, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born June 25, 1932 in Korca, Albania where she resided with her husband and children before migrating to the United States in 1994. Vasilika is predeceased by her parents, loving husband Dhimitraq, beloved daughter Marjeta, and loving brother Nikollaq. She passed away on the birthday of her predeceased daughter Marjeta, whom we know is waiting for her in heaven with open arms. Vasilika is survived by her children Theodhor Lolo, Kaliroi Endriko, Tatjana Tanga, Adelina Sanxhaku, Thanas Lolo and Vangjush Lolo and their spouses; her grandchildren, Jorida, Julian, Rebeka, Llazar,…

  • Beverly

    Tauno J. Metsisto

    Tauno J. Metsisto April 16, 1944 – September 28, 2018 Tauno J. Metsisto died unexpectedly in Massachusetts on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the age of 74. Tauno resided in bo… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Beverly

    Carol Rita Coyle

    Carol Rita Coyle September 23, 1935 – September 30, 2018 BEVERLY – Carol R. (Noonan) Coyle, 83, died peacefully at the Kaplan Family Hospice House, Danvers on Sunday, September … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Beverly

    Albert Howard Stone

    Albert Howard Stone April 27, 1935 – October 1, 2018 TOPSFIELD – Dr. A. Howard Stone, 83, died Monday, October 1, 2018 at The Atrium at Veronica Drive, Danvers following an … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Brockton

    Sylvia Jimenez 9/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA

    Sylvia (Baez) Jimenez, age 89, of Brockton, passed peacefully in her home surrounded by her family, Sunday, September 30, 2018. Sylvia was the beloved wife for 64 years of Jose Jimenez, and loving mother of Sebastian Jimenez of Brockton. Born, raised and educated in Chile, she was the daughter of the late Nasario and Carmen (Maureira) Baez. Sylvia was a hard worker who emigrated from Chile in April, 1969 and became a United States citizen in 1975. Known as “Tia Silvia” she and her husband Jose were the owners and cooks of the exquisite and famous Chilean Restaurant, “Sebastian’s Chilean Restaurant” in Easton, where they always welcomed new family and…

  • Canton

    Carl Heinrich 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA

    Carl Joseph Heinrich of Canton, passed away peacefully October 2, 2018 surrounded by his family. Carl graduated Fisher College and worked most of his life at Marr Scaffolding. He enjoyed New England sports and being on the waters of Lake Winnisaukee. Loving father of Jeremy, Benjamin and Emma Grace Heinrich. Remembered by his siblings Patricia and Robert Heinrich. Cherished by his partner Kerry Ryan and her daughter Tricia. Loved by nieces and nephews Chelsea, Jacqueline, Austin & Maxwell Heinrich and his faithful dog Remmy. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton on Friday from 4-8 pm. Funeral Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church,…

  • Canton

    Barbara Bacon 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA

    Barbara L. Bacon (Orelup) of Canton died at her home surrounded by her family October 2, 2018 she was 83. Born and raised Maywood IL where she attended Maywood Public Schools before attending Coe College in Iowa earning her degree in education. Barbara spent her summers in Rocky Point Wisconsin before moving to Stoneham in the late 1950’s and then to Canton in the 1970’s where she worked for the Canton Public Schools and raised her family. Barbara was a long time member of Wampatuck Country Club in Canton and served on the Women’s Handicap Committee. She also enjoyed Knitting and Bridge. Beloved wife of the late John Bacon she…

  • Canton

    Frederick C. Dumaine 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA / Sharon,MA

    Frederick C. Dumaine, age 83 of Sharon, formerly of Canton passed away October 2nd at home. Born and raised in Canton, he attended Canton Schools and worked at the Mass Hospital School in Canton as a Truck Driver and in Maintenance for many years before retiring in 2000. Beloved husband of Sheila (Linda). Father of Cherie Lugasi and her husband Asher of FL, Joseph Dumaine and his wife Teresa of KY, and Tammy Ebbs and her husband Jerry of Sharon. Brother of Judith Schiffer of Foxboro, Donna Petzold of N.H. and the late Arthur Smith, Alice Crowley, Virginia Kelle, William Dumaine, Dorothy White and Carole Carlino. Also survived by 7…

  • Chelsea

    Peter I Pascual

    Peter I Pascual Send Flowers July 17, 1951 – June 30, 2018 In his 67th year Peter passed away unexpectedly in his Everett home. He was born and raised in Puerto Rico. As a young man, Peter View full obituary