• Attleboro

    Deborah L. Peck 12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Attleboro,MA

    Deborah L. Peck, 62 Dateline: Attleboro, MA Deborah L. Peck, age 62, a lifelong resident of Attleboro passed away on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Wingate at Norton. Born in Seekonk, MA on January 16, 1956, she was a daughter of the late William S., Sr. and Bertha (Hughes) peck. Debbie grew up in Attleboro, was educated in Attleboro schools and was a graduate of Attleboro High School. She had previously been employed as a stone setter for the Bruce Diamond Corporation in Attleboro. Debbie’s favorite times spent were those at Capron Park in Attleboro. She was a member of the Free Methodist Church in Seekonk and when younger, enjoyed…

  • Charlestown

    MICHAEL R. TOGNARELLI 12/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA

    Michael R. Tognarelli, a lifelong resident of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge. He was 52 years of age. Michael was born in Boston on February 20, 1966, a son of Florence (Dunbar) Tognarelli and Mario Tognarelli. He grew up in Charlestown where he was educated at St. Francis De Sales Parochial School and attended Blue Hill Vocational School. Michael dedicated himself to the City of Boston from 1985 to 1995 as a Special Events Coordinator and then became Technical Director of Special Events for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (DCR) from 1995 until his health recently prevented him from working.…

  • Gardner

    James Montville

    James Montville Fitchburg James P. “Jim” Montville, 50, of Fitchburg, died peacefully Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in Beth Israel Hospital of Boston, surrounded by his family.             Jim was born in Gardner on March 10, 1968, the son of the late Raymond S. and Mamie H. (Bezio) Montville.             He graduated from Gardner High School with the Class of 1986, and earned his Asso…

  • Lawrence

    Clement A. Cotnoir 12/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Dracut,MA / Fitchburg,MA / Lowell,MA / Leominster,MA / Lawrence,MA

    Mr. Clement “Clem” A. Cotnoir, 95, of Fitchburg, passed away at his home on Sunday December 16, 2018. The son of the late Eugene and Blanche (Marion) Cotnoir, he was born in Fitchburg, on March 28th, 1923, and had been an area resident all his life. Mr. Cotnoir served honorably in the United States Navy during World War II. He was stationed on the LST 118, in the Asiatic – Pacific Theater and participated in the Battle of Saipan, Occupation of Guam, and the Liberation of the Phillippines. Upon returning home, Mr. Cotnoir worked for Weyerhaeuser Co., as a machine tender in the paper mill. He was a parishioner of…

  • Medway

    George B. Johnson 12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM Medway,MA

    George B. Johnson, 94, of Medway passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Medway Country Manor. George was born on May 26, 1924 in Medway, the second of six children born to Harry T. and Allevina (Benson) Johnson. His father Harry was an entrepreneur, involved in running several businesses and held public positions in Medway. Like his father, George grew up to be an independent thinker, always interested in expanding his education, and pursuing sports, music, travel and adventure. At age 18, George joined the military and fought in the Philippines. Upon returning home, he attended school at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, where he obtained a…

  • Needham

    Marion Elizabeth (Dyer) Poniatowski 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Needham,MA

    PONIATOWSKI,MARION ELIZABETH ( DYER) Of Needham, Massachusetts, formerly of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, Passed away peacefully on Dec. 14,2108. Beloved wife of the late Stanley F. Poniatowski for 48 years Devoted and loving mother of Katherine Jacques and her husband Steven of Needham, MA. James J. Poniatowski of Cranston, RI. and Ft. Myers, Fl. The late Thomas S. Poniatowski of Narragansett, RI. Stephen F .Poniatowski and his late wife Nancy of Hopkinton, RI. Cherished grandmother of Michael S. Jacques of South Boston ,MA. Brian P. Jacques and his wife Melissa of Canton, MA Stephen S. Poniatowski of Hopkinton ,RI. Kate Lynn Poniatowski of Hopkinton, RI. Monica LeMay of Colorado Great-Grandmother of…

  • New Bedford

    Therese L. Crombleholme 12/15/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

    Therese L. (Gosselin) Crombleholme, 94, of New Bedford, formerly of Lady Lake, Florida, passed away Saturday December 15, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Happily married to the late William J. Crombleholme for 49 years until his death in 1994, she is survived and will be deeply missed by son, William R. Crombleholme, of St. Petersburg, FL; daughter, Catherine Travers and her spouse, Richard, of New Bedford; son Timothy Crombleholme and his spouse, Peg, of Dallas, TX, and daughter, Megan O’Neill and her spouse, William, of Weymouth. She leaves behind eight beautiful grandchildren: Christopher, Jonathan and Daniel Travers; Caitlin, Hayley and Kye Crombleholme; and Matthew and Molly O’Neill; one wonderful great-grandchild,…

  • North Andover

    Flavia (DiBerardo) DiVito 12/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / North Andover,MA

    Flavia (DiBerardo) DiVito of North Andover died on Saturday, December 15. Born and raised in Sulmona, L’Aquila, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Giuseppe and Bianca (Iudiciani) DiBerardo. Flavia lived in Venezuela for 7 years before coming to the U.S. in 1963. She lived in Boston’s North End for 3 years before settling in Medford, where she lived until 6 years ago when she moved to North Andover. Flavia was the beloved wife of the late Mario DiVito, and the devoted mother of Anna Ristaino and her husband Domenic of North Andover, and Joseph DiVito and his wife Fran of Middleton. She was the loving grandmother of Nicole…

  • Norton

    Ronald D. Canning 12/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Norton,MA

    Ronald D. Canning, 85 Dateline: Norton, MA Ronald D. Canning, age 85, of Norton, passed away surrounded by his adoring family on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary F. (Conroy) Canning, to whom he was wed for sixty-two years at the time of her death on November 17, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced with a complete obituary to follow.

  • Spencer

    William H. “Bill” Grundstrom 12/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    SPENCER: William H. Grundstrom, 86, of High St., died peacefully at his home on Saturday, Dec. 15th. He leaves his wife Arlene R. (St.Laurent) Grundstrom, his daughter Jodi D. Sweeney and her husband Carl of Southbridge, his son William K. Grundstrom of Florence, grandchildren; Kyle Pelletier, Kirsti, Heather and Nicolas Sweeney, four great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by brothers Herbert and Kenneth Grundstrom and a sister Gertrude Johnson. Bill was a longtime machinist and scheduler at Wyman Gordon Co. in Worcester and Grafton for over 45 years before retiring. He was born in Worcester, the son of Carl W. and Gertrude V. (Thunberg) Grundstrom, graduated from Commerce…

  • Gloucester

    Grimes, Irene C.

    Irene Catherine (Bentley) nee Grimes, of Palm Beach, FL, formerly of Gloucester, passed away on October 11, 2018 in Lake Worth, FL. She was the wife of the late Paul A. Grimes. Irene was part of the …

  • Gloucester

    Grandmont, William Paul

    William Paul Grandmont, 70, of Gloucester, husband of Cynthia A. “Cindy” (Cameron) Grandmont, passed away on the evening of December 14, 2018 in Gloucester Healthcare with his family at his …

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Arthur LaFountain

    Arthur Edward LaFountain, 49 of Pittsfield, MA died Monday December 17, 2018 at Berkshire Medical Center. He was born in North Adams, MA 0n February 12, 1969 a son of Alice Lorraine (Bennett) LaFountain and the late Arthur Bernard LaFountain. He attended local schools. Arthur was last employed at Hi Tech Mold and Tool as a machinist. He also enjoyed working with his father in the state of Florida doing construction and renovating homes. Survivors include his mother Alice LaFountain of Cheshire, his wife, Agnes Mary (LaJoie) LaFountain whom he married on April 15, 2004 as well as two daughters; Alicia Lafountain of Williamstown and Alice LaFountain of Lanesboro and…

  • Winchester

    William DeCologero

    DeCologero,William J. of Winchester on December 17, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Regina L (Mullen) DeCologero. Loving father of Mary & her husband Glenn Saidah,Regina & her husband Ronnie Sabatino,John DeCologero & his fiance Donna King,Cathy DeCologero,William & his wife Deborah DeCologero & Paul & his wife Laura DeCologero. Cherished Grandfather of the late Joseph Saidah, Anthony Sabatino,Kenny Saidah,Geena Saidah,Michael Sabatino & Dante DeCologero, William is also survived by his loving companion of twenty one years Dolores Landry. Brother of Paul DeCologero,Marie Parziale & Jennatte & her husband Bill McCoy & the late John,Anthony, & Robert DeCologero, Connie Gaynor,Phyllis Pesce,Josie Nowicki & Gloria Skutel. Also survived by many nieces,nephews…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Gerald Dubois

    Gerald Melvin Dubois 91, of Richmond, MA. and formerly of Williamstown, MA. died Monday December 17, 2018 at the Berkshire Medical Center. He was born in Williamstown on March 15, 1927 a son of the late Ernest and Almeda Mae (Miller) Dubois. Gerald graduated from the former Williamstown High School in 1947 and the Albany Business College. He was a veteran of the United States Navy during World War II. He was employed for many years in the time study department at Sprague Electric Co. in North Adams. He also worked part time at the North Adams and Pittsfield YMCA an aquatic and gymnastics instructor for several years. Gerald was…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Debra Soha

    Debra “Debbie” Mary Soha, 61, of North Adams, MA, passed peacefully at Massachusetts General Hospital on Monday, December 17, 2018 from long-term illness. At the time of her passing, she was with her husband James “Jim” Soha of North Adams, her eldest son, Charles Soha of Revere, MA, and her youngest son, Zachary Soha, of North Adams. She leaves behind her mother, Jean Plankey, of North Adams, brother Timothy Plankey of North Adams, and brother Thomas Plankey of Titusville, FL, as well as many in-laws, cousins, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews, and countless friends both near and far. An avid dog lover, she was predeceased by her favorite pets Zabo,…

  • Worcester

    Plotkin, Edward

    Edward M. Plotkin, 92 WORCESTER – Edward M. Plotkin, 92, passed away on December 15, 2018 in Ithaca, NY, surrounded by his loving family. Born in…

  • Worcester

    Carney, Robert

    Robert J. Carney East Falmouth – Robert Joseph Carney, 90, died in Falmouth Hospital on December 9, 2018, of pneumonia as a complication of lung…

  • Worcester

    Spiro, Nicholas

    Nicholas “Nick” Spiro Shrewsbury – Nicholas “Nick” Spiro 82, Of Shrewsbury, passed away peacefully on December 17, 2018 in UMASS Memorial Medical…

  • Worcester

    Windward, Margaret

    Margaret (Brodrick) Windward, 76 Lancaster – Margaret “Peggy” (Brodrick) Windward, 76, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 in River Terrace Healthcare…

  • Worcester

    Pollinger, John

    John Pollinger, 72 Wakefield/Grafton – John Pollinger, 72, passed away December 16, 2018 after succumbing to complications from cancer. He is…

  • Worcester

    Victor, Cole

    Cole W. Victor, 25 SPENCER – Cole W. Victor, 25, of 266 Main St., Spencer, passed away Friday, Dec. 14th 2018. He leaves his father George J….

  • Worcester

    Leone, Ruth

    Ruth E. (Desy) Leone, 93 WORCESTER – Ruth E. (Desy) Leone, 93 of Worcester, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at home surrounded…

  • Worcester

    Scott, Donald R.

    In Loving Memory 3rd Anniversary Donald R. Scott July 10, 1952 – January 15, 2016 Your life was a blessing. Your memory a treasure. You are loved…

  • Worcester

    Montville, James

    Died Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Calling hours 10-11am Friday, December 21, 2018. at the Funeral Home. Funeral service 11am Friday, December 21,…

  • Worcester

    Dupuis, Ann

    Died Friday, December 14, 2018. Calling hours 11am-12pm Thursday, December 20, 2018. at the Funeral Home. Funeral service 12pm Thursday, December 20,…

  • Worcester

    Orr, John

    John J. Orr UXBRIDGE – John J. “Red” Orr, 91, of Uxbridge died Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Milford Regional Medical Center after a brief…

  • Worcester

    Jolin, Joseph

    Joseph Jolin Sturbridge – Joseph Jolin, 79, is survived by his loving wife, Nancy, and his children; Victor and his wife, Kathy; Bill and his wife,…

  • Worcester

    Labonte, Joan

    Died Saturday, December 15, 2018. Calling hours 10-11:30am Thursday, December 20, 2018. at the funeral home. Funeral service 12pm Thursday, December…

  • Brockton

    Simpson Jr., Ned R.

    Ned R. Simpson, Jr., age 90, of Norton, formerly of Brockton passed away peacefully, surrounded by his adoring family on Tuesday, December 11, 2018…