• New Bedford

    Nicholas Mendes, USMC, Ret., 80

    ROCHESTER — Nicholas “Nick” Mendes (USMC, Ret.) age 80, of Rochester passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 9, in Bourne. He was predeceased by his parents, Antonio and Agnes (Tavares) Mendes.He is survived by his wife, Setsuko, of Marion; brother Andrew Mendes and his wife Rose of Marion; sister Natalie Mendes of West Hartford, CT; niece Karen Christmas and her husband Sharrieff of Middleboro; nephews Michael Mendes of Wareham and Christopher Mendes and his wife Adriana of […]

  • New Bedford

    Inez Mello, 92

    NEW BEDFORD — Inez Mello, 92, passed peacefully on October 6 with her family by her side.Inez was a lifelong member of the Country Club of New Bedford. As we all know, the golf course was her sanctuary. A trailblazer, Inez founded the first Women’s WGA Fourball in 1978, aptly titled the Inez Mello Invitational, which she ran for nearly 40 years.She was active in her community, volunteering with the Council on Aging and at Inez’ Closet, a consignment shop named in her […]

  • New Bedford

    Elizabeth A. Davis, 84

    NEW BEDFORD — Elizabeth “Betty” A. (Hopwood) Davis, 84, passed away, Tuesday, October 9, 2018 surrounded by her family. She had a heart of gold and loved unconditionally. If you walked into her home you became family.Betty never gave up and she fought a tough fight until the Lord took her home.Elizabeth was the wife of the late Allen Davis, Sr. and the mother of the late Susan Bonneau.She is survived by her children, Allen Davis Jr., Scott Davis and his wife […]

  • New Bedford

    Maria G. Furtado, 79

    NEW BEDFORD — Maria Gloria (Deus) Furtado, age 79, of Dartmouth passed away on Friday, October 5, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Manuel Furtado. Born in Ribeira Quente, St. Michael, Azores, she was the daughter of the late Jose and Gloria Deus.She is survived by her daughter, Dora Pimentel and her late husband, Jose Pimentel; grandchildren, Jessica Luz and her husband, Joseph Luz, and Ryan Pimentel; great-grandchildren, Jesslyn, Jeremiah and […]

  • New Bedford

    Julien D. Beaulieu, 73

    NEW BEDFORD — Julien D. Beaulieu, 73, of New Bedford, died October 7, 2018 unexpectedly at St. Luke’s Hospital.He was the husband of Jo Anne M. (Flynn) Beaulieu.Born in Acushnet, son of the late Romeo and Jeannette (Belanger) Beaulieu, he lived in East Freetown for 50 years before moving to New Bedford in 2017.Mr. Beaulieu was a communicant of Holy Name of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish and a former communicant of St. John Neumann Church.He was formerly […]

  • New Bedford

    Gail Aubin-Fischer, LICSW, 68

    WESTPORT — Gail Aubin-Fischer, LICSW, 68, of Westport, MA passed away on September 25, 2018 surrounded by her loving family in Tiverton, RI after a long illness and courageous battle. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Richard Aubin-Fischer of 28 years. She was the daughter of the late William and Genevieve (Dumbrowski) Aubin of Rumford, RI.Gail graduated from East Providence High School in 1968. Gail’s focus in her early life was her home: raising and empowering […]

  • Newton

    Stephen Gordet

    Gordet, Stephen of Exeter, NH, formerly of Westwood, MA, passed away on October 6, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Marilyn (Molliver) Gordet. Devoted father of Elissa Franco and her husband Thomas, and Richard E. Gordet and his wife Sonja Johanson. Loving grandfather of Alison Franco, Zachary Franco, Rigel Johansonjancovic, Acadia JohansonGordet, and Rijs JohansonGordet. Loving brother of the late Ellen Gordet. Born in 1936 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Max and Selma (Feldman) Gordet. Attended Boston Latin School (1952), Harvard College ( 1956) and Harvard Law School (1959). In winters, he loved to ski at Saddleback and Sunday River in Maine. In the summers, he was an avid…

  • Bridgewater

    Robert G. Masefield 10/8/2018 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA / Halifax,MA / Bridgewater,MA

    Robert G. Masefield, age 82, of West Bridgewater, died October 8, 2018, at Good Samaritan Medical Center. Bob was the loving husband for 37 years of Christine M. (Lucas) Masefield. Born and raised in Brockton, he was the son of the late George and Helen (LaVigne) Masefield. Bob was a 1954 graduate of Brockton High School and had been employed for 54 years by Columbia Electric Supply, retiring in 2007. He was an avid fisherman, and spent many hours saltwater fishing in Little River Harbor in Falmouth and freshwater fishing in Vermont and Maine. For the past four years Bob had been a member of the Bridgewater VFW. In addition…

  • Dover

    Mr. Richard H. Costello 10/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / San Diego,CA / Derry,NH / Surrey,NH / Wilbraham,MA

    Mr. Richard H. Costello, a resident of Manchester, New Hampshire and beloved husband of Nancy (McGregor) Costello, passed away at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester on Monday evening, October 8, 2018 after complications from open heart surgery. He put up an amazing fight for three long weeks before losing the battle. Richard was 70 years young. Born in Keene, New Hampshire, on April 24, 1948, he was the beloved son of the late Hugo D. and Marjorie (Blair) Costello. Richard was co-owner of Aable Telecom for many years and was well respected in the industry. In his spare time, he enjoyed going out to breakfast and spending time with…

  • Fall River

    Arthur S. Flores

    Arthur S. Flores April 14, 1938 – October 9, 2018 Arthur S. Flores, 80,of Fall River and Hobe Sound, FL, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. He owned and operated th… View Details