• Chicopee

    Timothy J. Sullivan 12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    Timothy J. Sullivan, age 79, passed away on Dec. 6, 2018 at the Holyoke Soldiers Home. He was born on Aug. 26, 1939 in Chicopee, the son of the late Timothy J. and Marie T. (Ahberg) Sullivan. He graduated from St Jerome’s High School in Holyoke and was on a number of sports teams. Timothy served his country in the US Navy from 1958-1960. During this time he was stationed on the aircraft carrier Saratoga where he said “I ran the store and did whatever I wanted”.  He worked for many years at Savage Arms In Westfield. During this time he was the Union President for the Hassett Lodge 1420…

  • Chicopee

    Joanne M. Crochiere 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    Joanne M. (Fesko) Crochiere, age 66, passed away on Dec. 10, 2018 at Baystate Medical Center. She was born on Nov. 26, 1952 in Holyoke. Joanne was a daughter of the late George and Audry (Baker) Fesko. She worked as an office manager and medical secretary for Dr Hoslten and Dr Wagner Orthopedics for over 25 years and also worked at Springfield Cardiology for 10 years. She was a former communicant of St Mary’s parish for 30 years before she became a communicant of St Rose de Lima Parish. She fought Diabetes for 41 years. She is survived by her husband Gerald Crochiere of Chicopee; 3 daughters, Tammy J. Crochiere…

  • Franklin

    Balda M. Gianetti 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA / Wrentham,MA

    Balda M. Gianetti 98, of Franklin, died peacefully, at Atria of Franklin, with family at her side, Sunday December 9, 2018, following a brief period of declining health. Born August 6, 1920 in Franklin, a daughter of the late Pacifico and Emelia (Bertoni) Gianetti, she was a lifelong Franklin resident. She was raised and educated in Franklin and was a 1938 graduate of Franklin High School. Balda worked as an assistant business manager for Dean College until her retirement. She also assisted with the operation of the family owned Gianetti’s U-Pick Blueberry Farm on Union Street in Franklin. She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, baking, knitting, shopping, painting,…

  • Gardner

    Patricia Gondek

    Patricia Gondek Gardner Patricia A. “Pat” Gondek, 78, of Gardner died peacefully Saturday, December 8, 2018 in Heywood Hospital. Born in Bessemer, Michigan on October 17, 1940, she was the daughter of the late John and Gertrude (Koski) Gondek. Pat graduated from Troy High School in Troy, New Hampshire with the class of 1958. She was employed for several years by the Registry of Motor Vehicles as a Clerk until her retirement in 2005. Previously, she was employed by Simplex Time Recorder and Di…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Kristin L. Odmark

      Kristin L. Odmark November 1, 1963 – December 9, 2018 Kristin L. Odmark age 55 of Groton passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Dane Krampitz. Kristin’s obituary and service details to follow.  

  • Tewksbury

    Helen W. (Calileo) Chase 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA / Billerica,MA / Somerville,MA

    Helen W. Chase Beloved wife, mother, and nana TEWKSBURY: Helen W. (Calileo) Chase, age 87, a longtime resident of Tewksbury, and communicant of St. William’s Parish, passed away at the High Point Hospice House in Haverhill in the care of her family and Merrimack Valley Hospice. She was the beloved wife of John J. Chase, with whom she celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary on September 12, 2018. Born in Somerville on March 29, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Virgilio “Dan” Calileo and the late Helen (Weston) Calileo. Helen was raised in Somerville, and graduated from Somerville High School in 1949. Since graduation, Helen along with her dear…

  • West Roxbury

    Ellen L. (Hanson) Jackson 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA

    JACKSON, Ellen L. (Hanson) of West Roxbury, December 9, 2018. Beloved wife of Walter F. Jackson. Loving mother of Donald W. Jackson of Chicago and Deborah Jackson Jraitiny of West Roxbury. Devoted grandmother of Miller, Aedan, Ronan, and the late Liam. Sister of Donna Carey of Roslindale. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home 2055 Centre St. WEST ROXBURY, Thursday, December 13th at 9 am, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Theresa Church at 10 o’clock. Visiting hours Wednesday 4-8 pm. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Holyhood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in honor of Ellen Jackson to CurePSP.org would be appreciated. For directions and guestbook www.gormleyfuneral.com

  • West Roxbury

    Charles E. Kilmain Jr. 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM West Roxbury,MA / Boston,MA

    Charles E. Kilmain Jr. age 77, of South Weymouth formerly of West Roxbury, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 10, 2018. He is survived by his loving wife Carol and four devoted children, Charles III (wife)Michele, Karen Patriquin, Matthew(wife)Angela, and Kevin. He deeply loved and enjoyed his grandchildren: Kylie, Matthew, Erin, Lyndsay, Katie, Mark, Emily, Nora, Josh, Mason, Maggie, and Mary. He also leaves his loving sister Mary Jo Kilmain and several cousins, nieces and nephews. Charlie was a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus and served in the National Guard for 6 years. He enjoyed coaching parkway soccer (especially the little ones) which he did for many years.…

  • Winchester

    Patricia Anne Tracy 12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Winchester,MA / Melrose,MA

    Patricia Anne Tracy, age 76, of Melrose, passed away on December 3, 2018. She was the devoted mother of the late Keith A. Armstrong. She was the beloved friend and companion for 30 years of the late Henry “Hank” Kupczewski. Pat was the daughter of the late Henry Joseph and Anna (Taylor) Tracy and the dear sister of the late Doris Surette, Muriel Tracy Annand, Henry, Fred, Carl, and Ralph Tracy. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Pat was a member of the Chelsea Yacht Club for many years. Funeral Services were private.

  • Winchester

    William J. Blake, Sr. 12/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / West Harwich,MA / Arlington,MA / Winchester,MA / Tewksbury,MA

    William J.Blake, Sr., 92, of Medford and West Harwich, passed away peacefully on December 8th surrounded by his large and loving family. Son of the late William J. Blake and Marie A. (Kiley). Stepson of the late Ralph A. Ignico. Beloved husband of the late Geraldine “Jeri” (Tierney). Devoted father of William J., Jr. (Ann Twombly) of Arlington, Pamela B. of Carpenteria, CA, Michael J. (Ellen) of Marshfield, David J. (Celia) of Malden, Christopher T. (Claudine Donikian) of Winchester, and Kimberly A. Blake Corn (Thomas) of Tewksbury. Loving grandfather of Angus and the late Nora Blake, Samuel and Tess Truax, Daniel, Melissa (Joel Gaudette), Tara Donovan, Elizabeth Blake, David, Melanie,…

  • Worcester County

    Erich Lange 12/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    Leicester___ Erich Lange, 78, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018 being constantly in the presence of family in Christopher House of Worcester. He was born in Poland in 1939, moved to Germany for a brief time before finally immigrating to the United States in 1961. He was the son of Edward Lange and Lydia (Breskot)Lange Szymczak. He was predeceased by his step-father Stephen Szymczak and a step daughter Cindy Plucienik Powell. Erich leaves his faithful wife Halina (Bogaj) Lange of fifty-five years; a son, Edward Lange and his wife Tina; brothers, Simon and his wife Christine, Steven and his wife Linda; sisters, Irene Couture and her husband Robert, Christine…

  • Worcester County

    Jean A. Sullivan 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    WORCESTER___Jean A. (Murphy) Sullivan, 82, died Sunday Dec 9, 2018. Calling hours are Wednesday Dec. 12, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM in DIRSA-MORIN FUNERAL HOME, 298 Grafton St. The Funeral Mass will be held Thursday Dec. 13, 2018 at 10:00 AM in St. Stephen’s Church, 357 Grafton St. Jean’s complete obituary will be in the Wednesday Telegram & Gazette.

  • Worcester County

    FF Christopher Joseph Roy 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / Shrewsbury,MA

    Worcester – Firefighter Christopher J. Roy, 36, a Worcester Firefighter assigned to Webster Square Station Ladder 4, died on Sunday, December 9th from injures that he sustained while fighting a fire in the early morning hours at 7 Lowell Street. Chris was born in Worcester on August 30, 1982 and is survived by his daughter Ava, who was the light of his life; his parents, Ronald and Michele (Pepin) Roy of Worcester; a brother, Jason Roy and his wife, Jennifer of Shrewsbury; his niece and goddaughter, Ashlynn Roy of Shrewsbury; many aunts, uncles, cousins and his brother and sister firefighters. Firefighter Roy attended Saint Peter Marian Central Catholic High School…

  • Lynn

    Kasian-Ferrari, Brenda Joyce

    Brenda Joyce Kasian-Ferrari, age 75, of Swampscott, passed away at home peacefully on Saturday December 8, 2018 after a lengthy illness. She was born to the late Aaron Kasian and Josephine Marino …

  • Gloucester

    Savoie, Wayne J.

    Wayne J. Savoie, 60, of Essex, passed away at his home on Sunday morning, December 9, 2018, after complications of an illness. Wayne was born in Beverly, MA on February 10, 1958, the son of the late …

  • Gloucester

    Carter Sr., James S.

    James S. Carter Sr., 91, of Rockport, husband of Ruth T. (Schefisch) Carter passed away on Friday morning, December 7, 2018 due to complications from the flu, surrounded by loved ones. He was born in …

  • Worcester

    Brignola, Anna

    Anna (Dello Stritto) Brignola at 91 Worcester – Anna (Dello Stritto) Brignola, 91, of Worcester died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on…

  • Springfield

    Henry, Ann G.

    Ann G. Patnaude Henry of First Avenue in Westfield passed away December 8, 2018. She was born in Palmer on February 23, 1926 to the late Frank…