• New Bedford

    Antonio P. Cardoso, 72

    CARDOSO: of New Bedford, Sun., Oct. 7, 2018, Antonio P., 72. Funeral from the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford, Fri., Oct. 12 at 8 a.m. followed by Funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Assumption Church at 9 a.m. Visiting hours Thur., Oct. 11 from 4-8 p.m. Please visit www.saundersdwyer.com.

  • Newburyport

    Arizona – J. Randall Picard, a…

    Arizona – J. Randall Picard, age 39, of Glendale, Ariz., passed away peacefully at home on Monday, September 24, 2018. He was born in Minnesota on October 1, 1978, son of Randall and Charlene (Dowling) Picard, formally from Amesbury, Mass. J. attended Deer Valley High School in Glendale, Ariz., where he played football and made many lifelong friendships. J. had a passion for cooking, spent many years in the restaurant business and was currently employed at Amazon. He enjoyed playing hockey and was proud to have followed in his father and grandfather(s) footsteps. Some of the fondest moments in his life were on the ice with his father, Randi. We…

  • Newburyport

    Newburyport – R. Sean Perkins,…

    Newburyport – R. Sean Perkins, 39, died at his residence in Newburyport on October 6, 2018. He was born in Newburyport on May 24, 1979, to Raymond A. Perkins and the late Elizabeth (Kelleher) Perkins. Sean was raised and educated in Newburyport, graduating from Newburyport High School, class of 1998. During his high school years Sean was a four-year varsity stand-out first baseman for the Newburyport Clippers baseball team. Playing alongside his friend Grant Smith, Sean and Grant set many Clipper baseball records. He was an all-star his sophomore year, was all-league his junior and senior years and was a two-time Bay State Games player his junior and senior years.…

  • Newburyport

    Haverhill – Robert Beadles, 82…

    Haverhill – Robert Beadles, 82, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 5, at Country Center for Health & Rehab, Newburyport. Bob also lived at the Atria Merrimack Place in Newburyport, and was formerly from Woonsocket, R.I. He was born In Clinton, Ill., on Dec. 13, 1935, the son of the late Roscoe and Rachel (Vinson) Beadles. Mr. Beadles was educated in the Clinton, Illinois, school system and graduated from Clinton High School. Upon graduation, he enlisted in the Navy and served as a gunners mate aboard the USS Shenandoah. After receiving his honorable discharge, he began his career as a machinist, eventually retiring from Anco Tool and Dye.…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – Charles Santiago Jr….

    Ipswich – Charles Santiago Jr., 78, of Charlotte Road, husband of Elizabeth “Betty” M. (Kiley) Santiago, died in his home on Monday, following his long illness. Born in New York City, son of the late Charles and Pauline (Bazata) Santiago, he was raised in Brentwood, N.Y., a 1958 graduate of Brentwood High School. Drafted in 1963 he went on to serve in Korea with the 7th Army Infantry Division. Married in 1965, the Santiagos made their home in Lynn moving to his late Ipswich home in 1971. Mr. Santiago was employed for over 30 years in management in the General Electric Submarine Turbine Division in Lynn. He was an avid…

  • Salem

    Peabody – James R. Wholly, 90,…

    Peabody – James R. Wholly, 90, beloved husband of the late Virginia (Cummings) Wholly, died peacefully on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at the U-Mass Memorial Hospital in Leominster, following an extended illness, while in the comforting presence of his family. Born in Boston, he was the son of Marion Wholly. He grew up in Cambridge. He was a “Double Eagle,” after graduating from Boston College High School, and from Boston College, class of 1953. He was a veteran of two wars, serving in the United States Navy during World War II, and the Korean War. He was an industrial engineer, working with Sonoco packaging in the Fort Devens area many…

  • Salem

    Ipswich – John “Paul” Prescott…

    Ipswich – John “Paul” Prescott, age 77, of Ipswich, Massachusetts, passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Paul was born at Salem Hospital on June 24, 1941, the son of Stephen and Mary Gwozdz Prescott. Paul spent four years in the United States Air Force and was employed by the telephone company for 35 years, retiring in 2000 from Lucent Technologies. Paul married the love of his life, Eileen Locke Prescott, 53 years ago at St. Joseph’s Church, Ipswich, on September 18, 1965 and together they remained lifelong residents of Ipswich. Paul and Eileen enjoyed traveling—some of their favorite trips included Ireland,…

  • Salem

    Peabody – Fannie “Frances” Lou…

    Peabody – Fannie “Frances” Louise. (Stocker) Kravchuk age 92, died on October 5, at her home in Peabody surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving wife, sharing 63 years in marriage to the late Michael “Maxie” F. Kravchuk. Fannie was born in Swampscott, Massachusetts on December 1, 1925, the daughter of the late Richard Theodore Stocker and Agnes (Moulton) Stocker and daughter in law of the late Feodor P. and Mary (Yefinchuk) Kravchuk. From the age of 3, Fannie was raised and was a lifelong resident of Peabody, graduating from Peabody High School in 1943, and was a war bride marrying “Maxie” on June 4th, 1944. She raised…

  • Salem

    Swampscott, MA – It is with gr…

    Swampscott, MA – It is with great sadness that the family of Jaclyn Anne Zimbaldi announces her unexpected passing of a sudden illness, on October 6, 2018, at the age of 30 years. A native of Swampscott, Jaclyn graduated from Swampscott High School and studied early childhood education at North Shore Community College. She had a passion for people and loved being surrounded by family and friends. She loved going to dinner and the movies, taking trips with her loved ones, and all things Disney. She lived her life smiling and bringing light-hearted joy to everyone around her. Jaclyn will be remembered by her loving son, Jaymes Carey; by her…

  • Salem

    Salem, MA – Cheryl Louise (Cus…

    Salem, MA – Cheryl Louise (Cushing) Hubbard, 69, passed away peaceably, early on October 5, 2018, at Kaplan Family Hospice House with her loving husband by her side, following a brief and courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer. She was the beloved wife of Jon A. Hubbard, with whom she shared 29 wonderful years of marriage Born in Salem on December 12, 1948, she also resided in Beverly and then spent most of her life in Salem. She was the loving daughter of Robert H. Cushing of Beverly, and the late Katherine L Cushing. She was a graduate of Beverly High School, Class of 1966. Cheryl worked at Northeast Arc in…

  • Salem

    Salem – Jean T(Cody) Lavoie, a…

    Salem – Jean T(Cody) Lavoie, age 88, loving wife of the late Gerard J. Lavoie, passed away on Sunday morning, October 7, 2018 at the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln. Born in Revere, Jean was the daughter of the late Michael and Julia (Cooney) Cody. Jean was a graduate of Revere High School. She started her career with New England Telephone working as an operator, until she started her family. After a few years of marriage, Jean and her husband moved their family to Salem where she lived until her passing. When she arrived in Salem, she went to work for Sylvania for 32 years, retiring in 1993. In…

  • Salem

    Peabody, MA – Marion “Marney” …

    Peabody, MA – Marion “Marney” (Nicolo) Raponi, 90, of Peabody, died peacefully on Monday, October 8, 2018, with her family by her side. She was the devoted wife of the late Vincent A. “Vinnie” Raponi. She was born in Saugus, Mass., on April 19, 1928, the daughter of the late Diego and Marianna (Compolo) Nicolo and was raised there, graduating from Saugus High School in 1946. She had been a bookkeeper in the family business at L & V Disposal in Saugus for many years. She later was a health aide at the Pilgrim House Nursing Home in Peabody prior to her retirement. Marney loved her home, gardening, cooking for…

  • Salem

    Manchester-by-the-Sea – Christ…

    Manchester-by-the-Sea – Christos G. Nahatis, 95, husband of M. Alice (Mitchell), passed away peacefully with family by his side on October 5, 2018, after a courageous six-month journey with acute myeloid leukemia. Born on October 27, 1922, in Manchester-by-the-Sea, he was the son of beloved, ambitious immigrants, the late Constantinos and Johanna (Alexopoulos) Nahatis, raised devoutly Greek Orthodox in the same home in which he continued to run his Saladmaster business. He attributed his work ethic to the Manchester grocer who taught him to always keep busy as a boy. This was a natural for Chris. When as a teenager his dad gave him a set of drums, he became…

  • Salem

    Peabody MA – Ruth Eleanor (Co…

    Peabody MA – Ruth Eleanor (Conway) Moore, age 100, died peacefully on Monday, October 8, 2018, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers with her son Rob by her side. She was predeceased by her husband John M. Moore Sr.; her daughter Barbara Delaney Moore; her sister Ethel Harkins; and her brother, Martin Conway; and is survived by her sons, John M. Moore Jr., of Cape Coral, Florida, and Robert M. Moore of Wilmington, Mass. She was born in Peabody on April 21, 1918, and was a lifelong resident of Peabody graduating from Peabody High School in 1936, and later from North Shore Community College in 1977. She had…

  • New Bedford

    Cecelia Ridings, 75

    ATHENS, Maine — Cecelia (Cabral) Ridings, 75, of Athens, Maine, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, with family by her side.Born in New Bedford, daughter of Helen (Souza) and Gilbert Cabral, she graduated from New Bedford High School and Cape Cod Hospital School of Nursing.Cecelia pursued a lifelong career in nursing focused upon elder care at area nursing homes while raising her five young children. In 1974, she married Abraham Ridings, deceased in 1993, […]

  • Wilmington

    Noah M. Martin

    Noah M. Martin, age 21, of Hudson, NH, formerly of Townsend, MA, passed away unexpectedly on October 8, 2018, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Noah was the cherished son of Cindy L. (Crogan) Ascolillo & her husband Bill of Woburn, MA and Alan M. Martin & his wife Kathy of Hudson, NH, beloved brother of the late Luke Martin, Jennifer Gorham & her husband Thomas of Manchester, NH, Jessica Martin of Derry, NH, Brad Ascolillo of Manchester, NH, Josh Ascolillo of Peabody, MA, Jared Yan of Lowell, MA and Kal Higgins of Hudson, NH. Dear grandson of Lynne Crogan of Tewksbury, MA, Dave Sr. and Laurie Crogan of…

  • Newton

    Adelene E. (Glazer) Tocman

    TOCMAN, Adelene Evelyn (Glazer) of Newton and Charlotte, NC died peacefully at home on October 8, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Sidney Tocman. Daughter of the late Harry and Sarah Glazer. Devoted mother of Cynthia Tocman and her husband, Elliot Schneider of NY and Howard Tocman and his wife Susan of Charlotte, NC. Dear grandmother of Jacob Tocman, Samuel Tocman and Sarah Benvenuti and her husband, Timothy. Loving sister of the late Gabriel Glazer, Charlotte (Siby) Lemack, and Isaac Glazer. This special woman also leaves many other family members and friends who loved her very very much. Services in the Chapel at the Maple Hill Cemetery, Canterbury Drive, Peabody…

  • Newton

    Mary J. (Levy) Silverstein

    Mary Silverstein, of Concord, passed away October 8.  She was 75 and had been suffering from dementia. Her last days were spent comfortably surrounded by family, with the (recorded) sound of the ocean in her ears.  Mary was born to Celia and Abner Levy in Freeport New York. She attended Baldwin High School, earned an undergraduate degree from Adelphi University and a Master’s in Education from Tufts University. She taught students with special needs in Massachusetts public elementary schools, most recently in Medford and Concord.  Always quick to laugh, Mary’s greatest joy was spending time with her friends and family. She relished a good game of Scrabble where her vocabulary…