• Athol

    James A. Moody

    James (Jim) Moody a 1954 graduate of Athol High School passed away at home on November 12, 2018. He was surrounded by his family.

  • Newton

    Attorney Saul Fatles

    Saul Fatles -of Newton, on November 19, 2018. Longtime Boston attorney. Beloved brother of the late Ethel Resnick and her husband Donald. Adored uncle of Sheryl R. Marshall, Sam and Richard Resnick. Dear great-uncle of Dana Fisher, Brett and Jenna Resnick and Kevin Cardoso. Cherished great-great uncle of Keith and Ezra Fisher. Saul was a wonderful friend, bon vivant and foodie before the term was invented. Graveside service at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham St., Sharon, on Friday, October 24,2018 at 10:45 am. In lieu of flowers remembrances in his memory may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka,KS 66675-8517.   The post Attorney Saul Fatles appeared…

  • Vineyard Haven

    Elizabeth Macy Gardner

    Elizabeth (“Betty”) Macy Gardner died at Windemere on Nov. 18, 2018, where she had resided for several years. Born in Montclair, N.J., in 1923, she graduated from Montclair High School in 1941 and attended Endicott College. She was married in 1950 and had one son, Gardner Baldwin, who was living on the Vineyard, employed by Bunch of Grapes bookstore, when he died in 2011. After his death, his son Christian Baldwin came to the Vineyard to live with his grandmother and continue work as a chef at Vineyard restaurants. After her condition necessitated the move to Windemere, he sold the Vineyard Haven family home and moved to Florida, where he…

  • Holliston,  Hopkinton

    Robert H. Guerin

    Worcester, formerly Holliston- Robert H. Guerin, 93, of Worcester, formerly of Northboro and Holliston, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Christopher House in Worcester. Born in Northboro, he was the son of the late Dorothy (Lewis) and Ovida Guerin. He was the beloved husband of 29 years to Marilyn A. (Blum) Guerin of Worcester. Robert was a proud Navy Veteran of WWII,  and served in the Philippines for 5 years as a Seamen 1st Class.  He was a member of the Seabees. Robert enjoyed boating, spending time at the beach, visiting lighthouses, especially Cape Elizabeth, and taking road trips with his wife, Marilyn.  He was most happy spending…

  • New Bedford

    Alexander Smith, 78

    ROCKPORT — Alexander “Smitty” Smith, 78, of Rockport died Saturday, November 17, 2018, at the Ledgewood Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Beverly. He was the son of the late Alexander “Sandy” Smith and the late Nora (Davis) Smith of New Bedford. He was a graduate of New Bedford High School and upon graduation enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, eventually assigned to the 52nd Rifle Company. Sandy was a self-employed carpenter who enjoyed his line of work […]

  • New Bedford

    Gary Sylvia Jr., 40

    NEW BEDFORD — Gary Sylvia Jr., 40, of New Bedford passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the son of the late Gary Sylvia Sr. and the late Mary-Lou Sylvia.He was born in San Diego, CA and had lived in Rochester, Ma and New Bedford most of his life. Gary was employed as a commercial fisherman on various fishing boats.Survivors include his children Mayson and Chace, his fiancee Samantha Sayce, his mom Roberta “Robbie” Sylvia, his brother Victor, […]

  • New Bedford

    Mary Alice Post, 89

    KINGSTON — Mary Alice (Janeiro) Post, of Kingston, formerly of Plymouth, died peacefully on November 14th at Wingate at Silverlake.Beloved wife of the late James Robert Post and the loving mother of Patricia Vaughn and her husband Kerry, William M. Post and his wife Robin all of Plymouth and James M. Post and his wife Cindy of Kingston; sister of Auora “Lollie” Sampson of Plymouth; cherished grandmother of Peter, Christine, Molly, Lindsay, Kelly and Katelyn; and […]

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester – Brian C. Tarr, 67…

    Gloucester – Brian C. Tarr, 67, passed away in the Seacoast Nursing Home, Gloucester, Mass., on November 18, 2018. Visiting hours are on Monday, December 3, from 4 to 8 p.m., in St. Ann’s Church and a prayer service will be held on Tuesday December 4, 2018, at 11 a.m. in St. Ann’s Church. Burial will be private. A full obituary will appear in a future edition.

  • Gloucester

    Rockport, MA – Alexander "Smit…

    Rockport, MA – Alexander “Smitty” Smith, 78, of Rockport, died Saturday, November 17, 2018, at the Ledgewood Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Beverly. He was the son of the late Alexander “Sandy” Smith and the late Nora (Davis) Smith of New Bedford. He was a graduate of New Bedford High School and upon graduation enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, eventually assigned to the 52nd Rifle Company. Sandy was a self-employed carpenter who enjoyed his line of work very much. Sandy’s true passion was fishing; an avid tuna fisherman, he was the co-owner of his boat the “Nora Sandy.” He thoroughly enjoyed his fishing excursions with his friends in…

  • Newburyport

    Amesbury – Helen Anna (Laterow…

    Amesbury – Helen Anna (Laterowicz) Putur, 91, of Amesbury, and longtime resident of Ipswich, passed away peacefully at the High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill on Thursday, November 15, 2018, from complications due to a stroke. Born in Ipswich, she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Stefania Laterowicz. She is survived by two daughters, Marianne Burns of Amesbury and Patricia Rice of Haverhill; daughter-in-law Elizabeth Putur of Whitman, and Mary Putur of Ipswich, and son-in-law Jonathan Rice of Ipswich; grandchildren David Putur, Andrea Morris, and husband Michael, and Jeffrey Putur and wife Tara, all of Ipswich, Elsa, Helena and Annika Putur of Whitman, and Benjamin Rice of Haverhill;…

  • Salem

    Hollywood, FL – Larry Gallaghe…

    Hollywood, FL – Larry Gallagher, formerly of Salem, Mass., passed on November 14, 2018, at his home in Hollywood, Fla. Born and raised in Salem, he taught Business at Beverly High School. He also owned a restaurant, Dills, in Marblehead. Larry was employed at Kernwood Country Club for many years. After retiring to Florida, Larry greatly enjoyed playing golf. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Cecelia; his daughter Kathleen Callahan; and son, Larry Gallagher Jr.; and grandchildren, Joe, Courteney, Connor, and Megan. He is also survived by his brother Dan Gallagher from Marblehead; and beloved nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his daughter Marcia. Services…

  • Salem

    NH – Joseph A. Scanzillo of N….

    NH – Joseph A. Scanzillo of N.H, formerly of Peabody and East Boston passed November 17, 2018. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary (Russo) Scanzillo with whom he shared 46 years of marriage. Joseph was the loving father of Marc ScanziIlo and his wife Lynne of N. Andover, Janine Hopkins and her husband Daniel of N.H., and Juliette Colavita and her husband Jeffery of Westford. Dear brother of the late Anthony Scanzillo, the late Emilio Scanzillo, and the late Angelo Scanzillo Jr. Cherished grandfather of Jessica and John Banks Jr. (and his partner Chantal Guertin) and Michael, Kristen, and Vincent Colavita; and great-grandfather of Remi, Sasha, and…

  • Salem

    Beverly – Ila C. (Gaspar) Phel…

    Beverly – Ila C. (Gaspar) Phelan, 85, of Beverly, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the Lafayette Rehabilitation in Marblehead. She was the devoted wife of the late Paul E. Phelan. Born in Beverly, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Elsie (Lermond) Gaspar. She was a graduate of Pepperell High School, class of 1951, and a graduate of the Beverly Hospital School of Nursing in 1954. Ila worked as a registered nurse for 42 years for the Beverly Hospital until her retirement in 1996. She was devoted to her family, extended family, friends, and her pet cats. In…

  • Salem

    Anne Donovan

    Salem – Mrs. Anne Marie (Casey) Donovan, 76, of Salem, beloved wife of James Donovan Jr., died Friday, November 16, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Salem she was the daughter of the late Richard and Mary (Beote) Casey. She was raised and educated in Salem, where she attended St. Mary’s Grammar School and St. James High School and was a graduate of Salem High School. As a young woman, Anne Marie worked for the telephone company for several years. Following her marriage, she stayed home to raise her family, a job she considered her most important. Anne Marie loved being a wife and mother…

  • Salem

    Newburyport – Stanley “Joe” Ma…

    Newburyport – Stanley “Joe” Malko, 71, a resident of Newburyport, died Saturday, November 17, 2018, at Anna Jaques Hospital. He was born in Peabody, Mass., on November 25, 1946, to the late Stanley and Dolly Irene (Waller) Malko. Joe was raised in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Joe is survived by his wife Judith McGrath-Malko of Newburyport; children Julie Cheon and her husband Rod of Marathon, Fla., and Jason Malko of Tewksbury, Mass.; step-daughters, Tammy Stapleton and her husband Donald of Reading, Mass., and Wendy Tinkham and her husband Michael of Salisbury, Mass.; grandchildren, Camden, Riley, Lucas, Ella, Devyn, and Brooklyn; sister, Janet Urbanski of Leominster,…

  • Salem

    Swampscott – Dale Cochren Tras…

    Swampscott – Dale Cochren Trask, of Brewer, Maine, and Swampscott, Mass., died peacefully, surrounded by his family, on November 11, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Virginia Tosney Trask; beloved son Conor and his wife Emily of Brookline; and adored daughter Gillian of Swampscott. Son of Bourke C. Trask and his wife Esther O’Brien Trask of Bangor, Maine; brother of Stephen B. Trask of Salem; predeceased by his mother, Arilla Whitehead Trask. Dale was a much-loved and cherished husband, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin, friend. Born on July 4, 1957, in Washington, D.C., Dale graduated from the University of Maine at Orono, and received his MBA from Babson College.…

  • Salem

    Salem, MA – Lorraine E. Bernar…

    Salem, MA – Lorraine E. Bernard, 78, of Salem, passed away peacefully with family by her side on the afternoon of Sunday, November 18, 2018, at Care One Essex Park in Beverly. Lorraine was born and raised in Salem, where she attended both St. Anne’s School and St. Joseph’s School in Salem in her early education. She went onto attend both Salem High School and Essex Agriculture School. After her education, she worked as a waitress at Howard Johnson’s. During that time, she met her love of her life Henry Bernard, where they went onto be married for over 58 years in Salem. After working as a waitress, she worked…

  • Newton

    Robert A. “Bob” Shuster

    Robert A., “Bob” Shuster, of Stoughton, on November 18, 2018. Beloved husband of Ellen (Greenfield) Shuster. Devoted father of Leonard Shuster, Karen Reiser, and David Shuster. Dear father-in-law of Beth Fradkin Shuster, Brian Reiser, and Barbara Farleigh. Cherished grandfather of Jacob, Zachary, Benjamin, Cameron, and Madison. Loving son of the late Louis and Lillian Shuster. Brother of the late Judah Shuster. Services at B’Nai Tikvah, 1301 Washington St., Canton, MA, Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 11:00 am. Interment in Sharon Memorial Park. Memorial observance will be held at B’Nai Tikvah following the burial until 4 pm, continuing at the Shuster home Wednesday 7-9 pm, Thursday 6-9 pm, Friday 12-3 pm,…

  • New Bedford

    Paul C. Tessier, 99

     SOMERSET — Paul C. Tessier, age 99, of Somerset, passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at the Fall River Jewish Home. He was the husband of Mary Jane (Galligan) Tessier.Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Dr. Conrad and Ethel (Sowle) Tessier and was a graduate of Holy Family School, New Bedford High School and Bentley College.Mr. Tessier was employed for over 30 years by J & J Corrugated Box Corporation at their plants in Fall River […]

  • New Bedford

    Lawrence Pacheco, 89

    SEBRING, FL — Lawrence “Larry” Pacheco, 89, of Sebring, FL, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.He was born on Feb. 1, 1929 in New Bedford, Massachusetts to the late Joseph. T. and Mary S. (Domingos) Pacheco. Larry was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 49 years, Doris M. Pacheco. Later in life, he was also predeceased by his special companion, Mildred Gottleber.Larry is survived by his 2 daughters, Paula. M. (Peter) Gamwell of The […]

  • Milford,  Uxbridge,  Whitinsville

    Alice M. Dunne

    Alice M. Dunne October 13, 1927 – November 17, 2018 Alice M. (Patrol) Dunne, 91, of Uxbridge died Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, at her residence with her family at her side. She wa… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Fall River

    Evana Anjalice Jones 11/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    FALL RIVER – Evana Anjalice Jones, age 3, passed away on November 11, 2018. Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of Natavia Jones and Romeo Hunt. Evana was a very happy little girl. She was outgoing, loved music, dancing, singing and fashion. She especially loved spending time with family. Evana is survived by her siblings Zara Jones Howland, Brian Jones Rivera, Amyiah Jones-Rivera and Markiel Jones; grandmothers Sherry Simmons and Danyelle Hunt; great-grandmothers Martha Jefferson and Laverne Hunt; aunts Christian, Shaquana, Leeora, Ebony, and Shermya; uncles Frank, Kyron, Marquise, Tykeem, Tyquan, Keyante, Darius, and Sherman. Private funeral arrangements were under the direction of Manuel Rogers & Sons Funeral…

  • Fall River

    Manuel Gaspar 11/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    Manuel Gaspar, age 90, of Fall River, passed away on Thursday November 15, 2018. Born in Capelas, Sao Miguel, Acores he was the son of the late Antonio Pereira Gaspar and Francelina (Pereira) Rita, and husband of the late Fernandina (Chaves) Gaspar. Manuel was a veteran of the Armed Forces of Portugal and a Machine Operator for Plymouth Rubber in Canton, Ma for over 30 years. He enjoyed gardening, tending to his grape vines. Above all else he loved spending time with his family and helping anyone who needed it. He is survived by his children: Norbert Gaspar (wife Julianne), Gabriel Gaspar, Marie St. Pierre (husband William), and Ann Mernick…

  • Fall River

    Mary S. Correira 11/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Fall River,MA

    Mary S. Correira, age 92, of Fall River, passed away on November 16, 2018 at St. Anne’s Hospital after a long illness. She was the daughter of the late John and Cecelia (Pacheco) Cabeceiras. Mary was a bookkeeper for most of her life starting out at ESS Bee Mfg., then Center Garment and up until recently Kelsport. She was a recipient of the Marian Medal and taught CCD at St. Joseph’s Church for 32 years. She is survived by her daughter: Patricia Linhares (husband Ronald) of Fall River, sons: Joseph Correira of N. Attleboro, and Rev. David Correira Sr. (wife Lynda) of LA, brother: Ralph Cabeceiras (wife Kathleen) of South…

  • Malden

    Elaine R. Murphy 11/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA / Billerica,MA

    Elaine R. Murphy, of Billerica passed away on Nov. 13, 2018 at age 69. Loving cousin of Virginia Sindoni of San Diego, CA and the late Leonard Mirabele and his surviving wife Janice of Medford, and their son Leonard Mirabele. A graveside service will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, 175 Broadway, Malden on Friday Nov. 23rd at 11:00am. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. To send a message of condolence visit www.spadaforafuneral.com