• New Bedford

    Donald L. Santos Jr., 36

    SANTOS: of Fairhaven, Sunday, Sep. 9, 2018, Donald L. Jr., 36. He was the son of Donald L. Santos, Sr. and the late Mary Rose (Harrison) Santos. Calling hours are Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven, www.hathawayfunerals.com. Interment will be private.

  • New Bedford

    Hilda Pye, 95

    PYE: of Dartmouth, October 4, 2018, Hilda (Marshall), 95. Wife of John E. Pye Sr. Visiting hours, Tuesday, October 9, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Dartmouth, 230 Russells Mills Rd., Dartmouth. Funeral Service, Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery. www.waring-sullivan.com.

  • New Bedford

    Dorothy J. Bungert, 82

    FAIRHAVEN — Dorothy J. Bungert of Fairhaven, MA died Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford, MA, after suffering a stroke. Born in Rome, New York on July 9, 1936, she was the daughter of the late William F. and Ruth (Wittmann) Bungert.The family moved to Fairhaven in 1936 and Dot attended the Rogers School and graduated from Fairhaven High School, Class of 1953. Further education included the Kinyon Business School in New Bedford. Employment included the […]

  • New Bedford

    Bruce A. Maksy, 77

    ROCHESTER — Bruce A. Maksy, 77, of Rochester, died Thursday, October 4, 2018 at his home after a long illness. He was the husband of Deborah C. (Moody) Maksy.Born in Wareham, the son of the late Emil A. and Martha L. (Laine) Maksy, he lived in Rochester for many years.Mr. Maksy was an iron worker and was a member of Ironworkers Local # 37 in Providence, RI. He was also a member of the Improved Order of Red Men, Cromesett Tribe # 156.Survivors include his wife […]

  • New Bedford

    Joseph J. Ciborowski, 68

    NEW BEDFORD — Joseph J. Ciborowski, 68, died Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Hathaway Manor Extended Care. He was the son of the late Leo and Phyllis (Szczech) Ciborowski.Born in Acushnet, Joe lived in New Bedford for many years. He was employed by the New Bedford Dept. of Public Works until his retirement. He greatly enjoyed the outdoors.Joe was a veteran of the U.S. Army.Survivors include a son, Christopher Ciborowski (Angela) of Philadelphia, PA; two sisters, […]

  • New Bedford

    Curtis E. Misiaszek, 48

    NEW BEDFORD — Curtis E. Misiaszek, 48, of New Bedford, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 2, 2018.Born in New Bedford, son of the late Edward J. and H. Charlotte (Botelho) Misiaszek, he worked most of his life as a commercial fisherman on various area vessels. He deeply loved his family and friends, and spending time outdoors.He is survived by a son, Adam C. Misiaszek, and a daughter, Jolie S. Misiaszek, both of South Dartmouth; a sister, Keely R. Misiaszek of […]

  • New Bedford

    Rev. Dr. Robert P. Lawrence, 88

    DARTMOUTH — Reverend Dr. Robert P. Lawrence passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in South Dartmouth following a brief illness. Born in Norwich, Conn., on August 8, 1930, he was the son of the late Mariam (Pitcher) and Herbert Lawrence.A minister for more than six decades, Rev. Lawrence is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Duffy of South Dartmouth; his daughter, Rev. Priscilla Lawrence and her husband Patrick Melampy, of Dunstable; his son, Mark Lawrence and his wife, Stephanie […]

  • New Bedford

    Thomas E. Lynch Jr., 81

    SACRAMENTO, CA — Thomas Edward Lynch Jr. passed away September 24, 2018 at age 81. He was born in Jersey City, NJ, to parents Thomas Edward Lynch, Sr. and Mary Doust Lynch.Tom’s education was cornerstone to his development and pursuits. He attended St. Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, NJ, then attended Notre Dame, and earned his MBA at the Wharton Business School, where he was class president. He also served as a naval officer aboard the USS Bexar. Tom went on to a career in […]

  • New Bedford

    Carl P. Pimentel

    SARASOTA, Fla. — Carl P. Pimentel passed away peacefully at his home in Sarasota, Florida on the evening of August 31, 2018.The son of Armand and Gladys Pimentel, he is survived by his loving daughter, Kara L. Pimentel, his sons, Michael and Kurt, their wives, Jackie and Pam, his grandchildren, Armand, Jessica, Amanda and Libby, his great-grandchildren, Kason and Aubrianna, Ian Fletcher, who was like a son to him and brother to his children, the mother of his children, Nancy J. […]

  • Boston

    John F. Murray 10/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Murray, John F. of Jamaica Plain, on October 5, 2018. Husband of the late Joan M. (Shields) Murray. Father of John of Duxbury, Therese Morris of Jamaica Plain, Joseph of Jamaica Plain, Michael of Sebastian, FL, Marc of Mansfield, Greg of Revere and Jeff Murray of Walpole. Brother of Carol E. Walsh of Cape Cod, George Murray of Hyde Park, Donna Carpenella of Norton, the late Marie Fidler, Thomas, Walter and Francis Murray. Also survived by 18 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Visiting hours at the Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 10 Tower St. (Opp Forest Hills MBTA Station) on Monday October 8 from 4- 8 PM. A Funeral…

  • Dedham

    James M. Maguire 10/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Canton,MA / Dedham,MA

    James M. Maguire of Dedham, formerly of Canton, passed away at his home at the age of 42. Born and raised in Canton, Jimmy played Little League Baseball and Pop Warner Football. He graduated from Canton High School in 1994 where he was class president and played center on the varsity football team. Jimmy was a U.S. Marine Corp Veteran. A retired firefighter with the Canton Fire Department, Jimmy loved his job and had a passion for helping others. During his time with the fire department, he established and ran an annual volleyball tournament to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and loved to play Santa Claus for the…

  • Dedham

    David J. Kenney Jr. 10/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Dedham,MA

    David J. Kenney Jr. of Dedham, formerly of Dorchester passed away on October 4, 2018. He was born on October 7, 1929. Beloved husband of his late wife, Louise E. (Devlin) Kenney, for 59 years. Loving father of David C. Kenney of Dedham, Nancy Kavalchuk and husband Peter of Burlington, James “Shamus” Kenney and wife Michelle of Foxboro, and Ginny Butler and husband Doug of Tyngsboro. Devoted grandfather of Michelle Wright and husband Chanel, Lauren, Leah and Michael Kavalchuk, Kaitlyn, Jennifer and David Kenney, and Christopher, Kyle, Kevin and Matthew Butler. Great grandfather of Harrison and Jackson Wright. Brother of Emily McHugh of Newton, Paul Kenney of Weymouth, and Thomas Kenney…

  • Dover

    Robert E. Gilleran 10/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA

    ROBERT (BOB) E. GILLERAN, 85, of Andover, was called up to heaven on Wednesday evening, October 3rd, 2018, at the High Pointe House in Haverhill. He was the beloved husband of the late Gloria L. Gilleran (Izzi), and the son of late Eugene F. and Eileen J. (Ware) Gilleran. Robert was a US Navy Korean Veteran, entering the military on December 2, 1952 at Providence and receiving his honorable discharge on November 20, 1956 from Norfolk, Virginia. He attained the rank of YN2 and was awarded the Navy Occupation Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal for his exemplary service. In civilian life, Bob was employed as the IPS…

  • Fall River

    Walter A. Ellis

    Walter A. Ellis February 26, 1932 – October 4, 2018 Walter A. Ellis, 86, of Tiverton, passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Charlton Memorial Hospital. He was the hu… View Details

  • Fall River

    Jose “Pestana” S. Medeiros

    Jose “Pestana” S. Medeiros April 12, 1943 – October 5, 2018 Jose “Pestana” S. Medeiros, 75, of Fall River, husband of Maria Grace (Vieira) Medeiros, passed away on Friday, October … View Details

  • Fall River

    Robert T. Tyrrell 10/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    Robert T. Tyrrell, age 86, of Fall River, passed away on Saturday October 6, 2018. He was the husband of the late Olive (Coroa) Tyrrell, and son of the late James and Annie (Millerick) Tyrell. Robert was a supervisor for the Parking Meter Maintenance for the City of Fall River Traffic Division. He was also the past president for the Corky Row Club, and the North Park Little League and was an avid Yankees fan much to the displeasure of his children and grandchildren. He is survived by his children; Chrisanne Tyrrell (longtime companion John Anderson), and Jamie Tyrrell, grandchildren; Nicole A. Ricker (husband Steve), Daniel J. Tyrrell (wife Meaghan)…

  • Franklin

    Marlene M. (Bredice) Fregeau 10/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA

    Marlene M. (Bredice) Fregeau 79, of Franklin, passed away unexpectedly, at her home Thursday October 4, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Normand L. Fregeau, who died in 1994. Born March 1, 1939, in Torrington, Connecticut, a daughter of the late Alfred L. and Mildred C. (LaPento) Bredice, she was a resident of Franklin for over 50 years. She was raised and educated in Torrington and attended Hartford Hospital School of Nursing. Marlene graduated from Boston University with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing. A registered nurse, Marlene taught nursing at Woonsocket Hospital, was the school nurse for the J.F. Kennedy Elementary School in Franklin, and retired as…