• Quincy

    Patricia A. Egan 10/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Quincy,MA

    Patricia A. (Roy) Egan, age 84, of Quincy, formerly of Brockton, passed away October 13, 2018 at her home. Patricia was the loving and devoted wife of the late Thomas J. “Joe” Egan for 49 years. A lifelong resident of Brockton, she was a daughter of the late Joseph J. and Blanche (Sullivan) Roy. She graduated from St. Patrick High School and attended Stonehill College. Patricia was a pianist and an organist at the VA Hospital in Brockton for 40 years. She was a member of the Charity Guild and the Twentieth Century Catholic Club. She enjoyed her home and garden, especially cooking, reading, knitting, bowling and spending quality time…

  • Salem

    Evelyn D (Bourgoin) Helinski

    Evelyn D (Bourgoin) Helinski April 21, 1917 – October 12, 2018 Evelyn D. (Bourgoin) Helinski, 101, wife of the late Theodore P. Helinski, passed away peacefully, on Friday October 12, 2018 at the Brentwood Nursing Home View full obituary

  • Watertown

    Loretta (MacLellan) Grogan 10/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA / Andover,MA / Watertown,MA

    Loretta (MacLellan) Grogan, daughter of the late John G. and Katherine MacLellan of Tewksbury, passed into eternal life on Friday, October 12, 2018. She was 99 and one half years old. Loretta was born at home in Dunvegan, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia on May 26, 1919. She emigrated with her family to Tewksbury, Mass. where she grew up. She attended Tewksbury schools and was a communicant of Saint Williams Parish in her formative years. In 1960, she married her beloved husband, Attorney Philip Grogan, who pre-deceased her. They lived in Watertown where Philip was Town Counsel and then Town Clerk for many years. They were communicants of Saint Luke’s…

  • New Bedford

    Esmeralda S. Carvalho, 88

    FAIRHAVEN — Esmeralda S. “Esther” (Garganta) Carvalho, 88, of Fairhaven passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River. She was the wife of Fred Carvalho of Fairhaven.Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Manuel and Maria (Sousa) Garganta, she lived most of her life in Dartmouth prior to settling in Fairhaven in 2008. She was an active member of the First Church of the Nazarene on Hathaway Rd. in New Bedford.Esther had worked as a […]

  • New Bedford

    Mary J. Monti, 94

    NEW BEDFORD — She left this world on October 10, 2018 just two months shy of her 95th birthday and welcomed death with the same eagerness as she had embraced her daily life.Born “Marie Jeanne” Florence Parent, daughter of the late Delphis and Ann (Hevey) Parent in New Bedford on December 26, 1923, she was proud of her French Canadian heritage. She was educated in New Bedford schools and was a communicant of St. Joseph-St. Therese Church. She became a seamstress working in the […]

  • New Bedford

    Mark S. Palmer, 62

    DARTMOUTH — Mark S. Palmer, 62, of Dartmouth, suddenly passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at home. He was the husband of Donna M. (Oliveira) Palmer.Mr. Palmer was born in New Bedford, son of Mercedes A. (Marcotte) Palmer of Fairhaven and the late Robert E. Palmer, Sr. He had resided in Fairhaven prior to moving to Dartmouth. He worked for many years for Robert Commercial Construction, New Bedford and previously for Pine Tradition, Dartmouth. He enjoyed being outdoors, […]

  • New Bedford

    Christine L. Cabral, 86

    FALL RIVER — Christine L. (Da Roza) Cabral, 86, of Fall River, formerly of New Bedford passed away October 11, 2018 at Southpointe Rehab. and Skilled Nursing Center. She was the widow of Armand Cabral.Mrs. Cabral was born in Acushnet, daughter of the late John and Lillie (Holden) Da Roza, and resided in New Bedford most of her life. She was employed as a Health Aide by Southeastern Mass. Home Health Aides, Fall River until her retirement. She was a member of the Ladies […]

  • New Bedford

    Joseph M. Gonsalves, 95

    WESTPORT — Joseph M. Gonsalves, 95, of Westport, passed away on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Life Care Center of Stoneham. He was the husband of the late Evelyn E. (Gonsalves) Gonsalves.Graveside service to which relatives and friends are invited will be Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Beech Grove Cemetery, Westport at 11:00 a.m.Calling hours are respectfully omitted.Arrangements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Rd., Westport, MA 02790. […]

  • New Bedford

    Edward D. Wilk, 76

    ACCOKEEK, Md. – Edward Wilk of Accokeek, Md., passed away October 3, 2018. Born in New Bedford he was the son of the late Edward W. and Adela (Panek) Wilk and husband to the late Eileen (Diggle) Wilk.He graduated New Bedford H.S. 1961. He is a graduate of UMass Amherst and the Culinary Institute of America. He enlisted in the Air Force in 1968 and served for 24 years.He is survived by his wife Sylvia, sister Roberta Horsfall and husband David of East Freetown, niece Stacey […]

  • New Bedford

    Donna M. Rogers, 60

    LOCUST GROVE, Ga. — Donna Marie (Louro) Rogers age 60 of Locust Grove Georgia passed away on September 11, 2018 after a brief battle with lung cancer. She was born in New Bedford, Mass., to the late Frank M. and Patricia A. (Barton) Louro.She lived in both Georgia and Massachusetts. Her love for children led her to work in daycare for many years; she was also employed at Old Country Buffet in Dartmouth, Mass.Donna was a lover of life and laughter she had an open heart […]

  • New Bedford

    Joseph F. Rapoza Jr., 88, Izaura “Hazel” Rapoza, 88

    FAIRHAVEN — Joseph F. Rapoza Jr., 88, and Izaura “Hazel” Rapoza, 88, of Fairhaven, died peacefully at home with loved ones nearby. Izaura passed on Sept. 22, 2018 and Joseph died days later on Sept. 26, 2018. They were married for 62 years. Joseph was the son of Joseph F. Rapoza and Mary (Gracia) Rapoza. Izaura was the daughter of John C. Amaral and Hortense (Paiva) Amaral.They were both born in New Bedford and lived most of their lives in Fairhaven. Joseph was a […]

  • Newton

    Sandra Dorothea (Wainhouse) Miller

    Sandra Dorothea (Wainhouse)Miller, age 83, of Sharon, MA, passed away peacefully on Oct. 12, 2018. Beloved wife of Ralph Miller for 54 years. Devoted mother of Irving Miller, Seth & Lynne Miller and Laura (Miller) Brinkmann & Jonathan Brinkmann. Proud grandmother of Hannah and Hugo. Beloved friend of many. Born and raised in Dorchester, Sandy was the loving daughter of the late Harry and Fay (Perkins) Wainhouse. She worked at MIT Lincoln Lab for eight years, then Northrop for over ten years until she retired in 1993. Sandy and Ralph enjoyed their travels around the globe. Funeral services will be private. Shiva at her daughter and son-in-law’s residence (Laura &…

  • Abington

    Grace Avery Mackiewicz 9/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Abington,MA

    Grace Avery Mackiewicz died peacefully Monday Sept 24 surrounded by loved ones. She would have been 90 on October 8 but in her last year her motto had become “never ninety!” and she won. Grace was born and raised in Whitman; she was christened Agnes Grace, but always preferred Grace. She spent her married life with Francis S. Mackiewicz in Abington, raising four daughters. She taught at Abington Elementary Schools for over three decades, where she was an inspiring teacher to many of the town’s children (and even some adults) with her deep well of knowledge ranging from the classics, to music to English grammar. She was an avid reader…

  • Boston

    Hermante Antoine 10/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Boston,MA

    Hermante Antoine passed away on October 10, 2018. Devoted mother of Clairzunie Bosquet. The family will receive visitors at the Joseph Russo Funeral Home, 814 American Legion Highway, Roslindale on Friday October 19th from 7-9 PM. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 20th at 9 AM at Way of the Cross Holy Church, 65 Ashton Street, Dorchester Burial will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Roslindale.