• Charlton

    Raymond A. Lehner, Sr. 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Raymond A. Lehner, Sr.,87 of Charlton passed away on December 10, 2018 after a short illness. He is survived by his wife of 58 years Dorothea E. (Conway) Lehner; his son, Raymond A. Lehner, Jr. and his wife Gina of Charlton; his daughter, Karen Mangini and her husband Michael of Grafton; a grandson Mark Mangini of Grafton; two sisters, Frances DuPont of Auburn and Dorothy Painchaud of Worcester; and many nieces and nephews. He was born in Auburn, the son of the late Joseph J. and Mary V. (Sifferlen) Lehner, and had lived in Auburn and Charlton. He was a graduate of Auburn High School and St. Anselm College…

  • Chicopee

    Deborah Kahn 12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    CHICOPEE ~ Deborah Kahn, 65, of Chicopee and formally of Enfield, CT, left this life on Thursday, December 6th, 2018. She fought like hell and gave it her all but sadly, cancer won. Born May 12th, 1953, Debbie was a 1971 graduate of Enfield High School. She had a great interest in theater where she later studied in a summer program in Williamsburg, MA and worked at Coachlight Dinner Theater in East Windsor, CT meeting many famous actors and many forever friends. Debbie marched in the Enfield Sabers Drum & Bugle Corp and with The Marksman Drum & Bugle Corp. Debbie worked as a Claims Adjuster at The Hartford Insurance…

  • Chicopee

    Marie Ann R. Tardy 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Chicopee,MA

    Marie Ann R. (Dube) Tardy, age 72, comfortably passed away on Dec. 9, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on May 30, 1946 in Springfield, a daughter of the late Joseph E. and Lorraine (Proulx) Dube. Marie Ann worked for the Holyoke Visiting Nurses Association for several years. She was a former communicant of Assumption Parish and enjoyed calling Bingo at the McKinley House with all of her friends there. She loved everyone and brought cheer wherever she went. She is survived by her husband Walter C. Tardy Jr of Chicopee; daughter Cheryl Troupe and her husband Roger of Wareham; sons Jason Tardy and his wife Laura…

  • Groton,  Littleton

    Terrance Dustin Perham

      Terrance Dustin Perham June 14, 1937 – December 10, 2018 Terrance Dustin Perham age 81 of Ayer passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018 at Apple Valley Center in Ayer. He was the husband of the late Debra A. (Blaisdell). Services will be private. United States Army Veteran. Terrance’s obituary to follow.  

  • Malden

    Joaquina Faias Mendes 12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Malden,MA

    Joaquina “Quina” Faias Mendes, passed away peacefully on December 11, 2018, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was 88 years old. Quina was a longtime resident of Malden and formerly of Somerville and Sandwich. Her unwavering strength, honesty, and integrity will never be forgotten. Quina was the wife of the late Victor M. Mendes. She was the beloved mother of M. Joao Mendes of Malden, Filomena Santos of Somerville, Gabriela Walsh of Sandwich, and Manuela Hir of Marstons Mills. Quina was the cherished grandmother of Natasha Evitts, Nuna Boll, Gabriela Walsh, Casey Heard, Allison Hir, and great grandmother of Hunter and Ethan Evitts, Jackson and Leah Heard, and…

  • Mansfield

    Edmund A. Thurm 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Mansfield,MA / Magalia,CA

    Edmund A. Thurm, 78 Dateline: Mansfield, MA Edmund A. Thurm, age 78, of Mansfield, formerly of Magalia, California passed away, surrounded by his loving family, on Monday, December 10, 2018 at the McCarthy Care Center in Sandwich, He was the beloved husband of Sandra J. (Funk) Thurm, to who he was wed for fifty-eight years. Born in Sublette, Illinois on November 26, 1940, he was a loving son of the late Kenneth Thurm and Wanda (Rossiter) Whitbread. Ed spent his early childhood living in Sublette and at the age of 4 his family moved to California where he grew up and was educated. He proudly served his country as a…

  • Mansfield

    Rev. Rollin G. Karnehm 12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Mansfield,MA / Bristol,RI

    Rev. Rollin G. Karnehm, 73 Dateline: Bristol, Rhode Island Rev. Rollin G. Karnehm, age 73, of Bristol, RI, Pastor of the First Baptist Church in Mansfield, passed away peacefully in the presence of his loving family on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at the Hope Hospice & Palliative Care Center in Providence, RI Arrangements will be announced with a complete obituary to follow.

  • Methuen

    Mrs. Carol Ann (St. Amand) Curtin 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / Lawrence,MA / Methuen,MA / Townsend,MA / Ft. Lauderdale,FL / Lowell,MA

    Mrs. Carol Ann (St. Amand) Curtin, a lifelong resident of Lawrence and beloved wife of John H. Curtin, passed away at the Lawrence General Hospital on Sunday, December 9, 2018. She was 75 years old. Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, on December 28, 1942, she was the beloved daughter of the late Emile and Gertrude B. (Legendre) St. Amand. Mrs. Curtin was a graduate of Lawrence High School and with a passion for family had been a Homemaker throughout her life. In her spare time, Carol enjoyed spending time with her family, engaging in arts & crafts and playing bingo. She had been a scout mother for many years as well.…

  • Methuen

    Richard Marchand 12/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Methuen,MA / Lawrence,MA / Dracut,MA / Lowell,MA

    Mr. Richard J. Marchand, 75, of Methuen, passed away on Tuesday, December 11th 2018 at High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill. The son of the late Ovila and Yvonne (Boutin) Marchand he was born in Lawrence and was an area resident all his life. Mr. Marchand specialized in demolition and worked at many area construction sites, and he loved to spend time with his family. Along with his parents Mr. Marchand was also pre-deceased by his brother, Robert Marchand and his sister, Patricia Carney. He is survived by his loving wife Eileen (Norris) Marchand of Methuen, one daughter; Wendy Marchand and her wife Maryalice Lyster of Derry, NH, one brother;…

  • New Bedford

    Stella B. DePina 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Stella B. (Barboza) DePina, 93, of New Bedford died Sunday, December 9, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a period of declining health. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Bonaventura and Laura (Perry) Barboza, she lived in New Bedford all of her life. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Mrs. DePina was formerly employed as a nurse’s aide at St. Luke’s Hospital for many years until her retirement. She was also proud to have helped the war effort during World War II by working at Goodyear. She enjoyed the beach, visiting Fort Taber, taking bus trips to Foxwoods, traveling and spending time…

  • New Bedford

    Heidi M. Trundy 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Heidi Marie Trundy, 61, of New Bedford passed away Sunday December 9, 2018 after succumblng to lifelong medical conditions that she bravely fought her entire life. She was the beloved daughter of the late Marianne Theresa (Price) Trundy and Arthur Benson Trundy III. Heidi is survived by her devoted husband, Americo “Rico” Barboza; her loving daughter, Jolene Amaro; her precious granddaughter, Nevaeh Amaro; nine heartbroken siblings, Lynn, Kevin, Arthur IV, Christopher, Bridget, Erica, Gretchen, Ingrid, and Marianne “Pokey”, as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, and in-laws. Heidi was formerly employed as a caregiver to children and adults with disabilities. Throughout her life, she was the most kind,…

  • Somerville

    William S. “Billy” Kostinden, Jr. 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Somerville,MA / Medford,MA / Lynn,MA / Boston,MA / Reading,MA

    William S. “Billy” Kostinden, Jr., 61, of Medford, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018. A longtime Medford resident, he was the son of William Kostinden and the late Margaret (Pappas) Kostinden. Billy worked in the produce business for over 40 years and his passion and hard work ethic began as a young man learning and working for his father and alongside his brother. He made it a life goal to follow in his father’s footstep as a business owner. There was nothing Billy valued more than working and providing for his family and he has passed this passion on to his daughters. When not working, Billy enjoyed spending time…

  • Stoneham,  Wakefield

    John Stewart Buckley

    John Stewart Buckley departed this life on December 1, 2018 at his home in Wakefield, MA after a short illness. John was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on June 21, 1941 and was raised by his maternal uncle and aunt, Dr. Eugene F. and Anna M. (Dickeson) Galvin and their daughter Joan (Galvin) Conway in Rosendale, NY following the death of his mother Emma (Dickeson) Buckley in his infancy. He was affectionately known as Jackie and then “Uncle…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Mary Forte

    Mary L. Forte passed away December 12, 2018 after a long illness. Mary was born in Pittsfield, MA. on January 22, 1928 to John A. and Rosa Iri Ruscetta, who emigrated to the US from Italy. Mary was educated in the Pittsfield school system and worked as a clerk at England Brothers. Mary is survived by her 4 siblings; brother John A. Ruscetta Jr, sisters Rita A. Wheaton and her husband Dale, Gina R. Marchisio and Theresa E. Reeves; as well as several nieces and nephew. She was predeceased by her husband Rosario, daughter Debbie and grandson Christopher. Funeral services and burial were held privately at Mary’s request.

  • Worcester

    Powers, Paul

    Paul J. Powers, 85 WORCESTER – Paul J. Powers, 85, of Worcester, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2018. Paul was born in Worcester, son of John…

  • Worcester

    Georgules, Lisa

    In Loving Memory Lisa Georgules July 8, 1971 – December 15, 2013 You are always in our thoughts and deep in our hearts Love, Stefan, Elly, Mom &…

  • Worcester

    Dolan, Thomas

    Thomas A. Dolan Lady Lake – Thomas A. Dolan, 88, of The Villages Florida, formerly from Worcester, Sterling MA., and Kennebunk ME., died peacefully…

  • Worcester

    Burns, Robert

    Robert “Bob” Henry Burns Largo FL – Robert “Bob” Henry Burns passed away peacefully from heart failure at Largo Medical Center on Friday November 9,…

  • Springfield

    Magee, Alfred J.

    Alfred John Magee, 78, died on December 8, 2018 after a short illness at Baystate Medical Center with his family by his side. Born on Sept. 10, 1940…

  • Boston


    KIRBY, Claire G. (Galvin) died peacefully on December 8, 2018 at Liberty Commons Rehabilitation Center in North Chatham, Massachusetts. Claire was…

  • Boston


    FAULKNER, Howard D. Of Belmont, Dec. 12, 2018. Beloved husband of 73 years to the late Gertrude T. Faulkner (Meaney). Loving father of Susan Stewart…

  • Boston


    KAUFFMAN, Bruce Journalist Bruce A. Kauffman, formerly of Norwood and Falmouth, 72, has died in National City, CA. Bruce graduated from Phillips…