• West Boylston,  Worcester County

    Sara A. Ross

    WORCESTER-Sara A. (Capstick) Ross, 53, a lifelong Worcester Educator passed away Saturday, December 29 at home, surrounded by her family after a five year courageous battle with cancer. Sara began her 30 year career as a teacher at Chandler Elementary School and went on to become Assistant Principal at Chandler, City View and Roosevelt Elementary Schools. For the last two years she had been working as the Assistant Principal at Elm Park…

  • Lynn

    Cheryl A. Ferragamo, 53

    Cheryl A. (LeClair) Ferragamo, passed away on Thursday, December 27th at her home in Revere, surrounded by her loving children, family & loved ones, who have battled valiantly along her side for the past 9 months after being diagnosed with cancer. She was 53 years old. She was born & raised in Revere, she was educated in Revere Schools and was an alumna of Revere High School, Class of 1983. Cheryl began a career in banking at Shirley Credit Union in Revere as a teller, where she worked for approximately 10 years. She left her position in the bank to raise her children. Cheryl was a very active & dedicated…

  • Reading

    Bernard A. Rychlik | 12/31/2018

    View The Obituary For Bernard A. Rychlik. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Bernard A. Rychlik on this permanent online memorial presented by Douglass, Edgerley, & Bessom Funeral Home.

  • Worcester

    Petty, Bernadine

    Bernadine J. (Ryan) Petty, 84 WORCESTER – Bernadine J. (Ryan) Petty, 84, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 31, 2018. She was born in…

  • Worcester

    Zelesky, Ellen

    Ellen M. Zelesky, 66 Northborough – Ellen M. (Kokernak) Zelesky, 66, died Saturday, December 29, 2018 at UMass Memorial Medical Center. She was…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Elizabeth Vitro

    Elizabeth Jane “Betty” (Cole) Vitro, 88 of North Adams, MA died Monday December 31, 2018 at Williamstown Commons. She was born in North Bennington, VT on June 2, 1930 daughter of Walter and Mildred (Squiers) Cole. Betty attended schools in Bennington and received her licensed practical nurse (LPN) degree. She was last employed by Sprague Electric Co. until her retirement. Before that, she worked at the former Richardson Rest Home. She was a communicant of St. Anthony of Padua Church. Betty enjoyed knitting and word games. She was the widow of Joseph L. Vitro who died on March 11, 1987. They were married on August 16, 1952. Survivors include three…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Joseph Blay

    Joseph Francis Blay, 87 of Adams, MA died Monday December 31, 2018 at Williamstown Commons. He was born in North Adams, MA on December 5, 1931 son of Godfrey and Valeda (Desormeaux) Blay. He attended the former Notre Dame Parochial School. Joe worked for several area companies including Sprague Electric Co., Hunter Machine, Wall-Streeter and Morrison Berkshire. He was last employed in the maintenance department at the former Spruces Mobile Home Park. He was a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church and the Parish of St. John Paul II. His wife was Nancy Alice (Busby) Blay who died on December 24, 2015. They were married on October 28, 1960.…

  • Boston

    PEDROLI, JOHN LOUIS

    PEDROLI, John Louis Age 72, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 28, 2018 at Robin Johnson Hospice House. He was born January 5, 1946 in…

  • Boston

    COUMING, THOMAS M.

    COUMING, Thomas M. 73 years, a resident of Kennebunk, ME, died peacefully at his residence Saturday, December 29, 2018. Tom was born in Boston, MA…

  • Boston

    HOVASAPIAN, CHARLES

    HOVASAPIAN, Charles Of Allston, December 30, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Margaret (Miller) Hovasapian. Devoted father of Debra Scaltreto,…

  • Boston

    BARNES, BERYL DORIS

    BARNES, Beryl Doris Age 93, of Rockport, MA, wife of the late David H. Barnes, passed away at Addison Gilbert Hospital on Sunday, December 30, 2018….

  • Boston

    GORMAN, JOHN “JACK”

    GORMAN, John “Jack” John R. “Jack” Gorman, 82, of Vero Beach, FL., formerly of Braintree, Needham and Cotuit, MA, died peacefully on Dec. 28, 2018,…

  • Boston

    PILLSBURY, WILLIAM R.

    PILLSBURY, William R. Jr. Age 94, of Whitman, passed away after a long illness on December 28, 2018. Bill left Braintree schools early, in order to…

  • Boston

    SCRIBNER, SHIRLEY

    SCRIBNER, Shirley Age 96, of Stoneham, passed away peacefully December 26, 2018. She was the wife of the late Reginald Scribner, with whom she had…

  • Boston

    BILODEAU, JOSEPH P.

    BILODEAU, Joseph P. Of Waltham. December 30, 2018. Son of Ernest J. and Janet P. (Fortin) Bilodeau. Brother of Anne C. Zeiger of VA, John E….

  • Boston

    WARD, FRANCES M.

    WARD, Frances M. Frances M. Ward, 84, of New Bedford, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at Our Lady’s Haven in Fairhaven. Born in Omaha,…

  • Boston

    WADE, ELLEN THERESA

    WADE, Ellen Theresa “Terri” Age 81, of Attleboro, passed away peacefully on December 27th, after a period of declining health. Born in Natick,…

  • Boston

    BONASORO, PETER

    BONASORO, Peter Jr. Of Groveland, formerly of Everett, on December 29th. Beloved husband of Paula (Ruzzo); loving father of Donna Beeler, Paul,…

  • Boston

    VENEZIA, ARTHUR W.

    VENEZIA, Arthur W. Of Belmont, December 29, 2018. Age 97. Beloved husband of the late Elvira “Vera” (Galante). Devoted father of Judith Kavanagh &…

  • Boston

    SYMOSEK, FRANK

    SYMOSEK, Frank Age 99 of Andover, MA and Biddeford Pool, ME, and formerly of North Andover, MA passed away on Saturday evening, December 29th, 2018….

  • Boston

    HOMEFIELD, HAROLD D.

    HOMEFIELD, Harold D. PhD. Retired Naval Commander, passed away Friday night, December 28, 2018. Born March 22, 1919, Dr. Homefield was 99 years old….

  • Boston

    GROLLMAN, ELAINE

    GROLLMAN, Elaine Of Jamaica Plain, formerly of St. Louis, MO, entered into rest on December 29, 2018. Devoted mother of Alan Grollman (Susan) of…

  • Boston

    QUILL, WILLIAM GORDON

    QUILL, William Gordon Age 78, died December 26, 2018, at his home in Newburyport, MA. He was born on October 14, 1940 in Haverhill, MA, to the late…

  • Boston

    TUCKER, RICHARD DAVIS

    TUCKER, Richard Davis Age 76, of Venice, FL, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 28, 2018, surrounded by his family. Richard was born on May…

  • Boston

    REBELLO, WALTER M.

    REBELLO, Walter M. Of Medford, December 29, 2018, at age 84. Devoted husband of the late Nancy Coughlin and former husband of Anne Rebello. Loving…

  • Boston

    ZAKS, STEVEN GEOFFREY

    ZAKS, Steven Geoffrey “Geoff” Of Woburn, died at home December 30, 2018, age 71. Steven graduated from Winthrop High School in 1965 and from Boston…

  • Boston

    FLAMM, CYNTHIA J.

    FLAMM, Cynthia J. Of Cambridge, passed away peacefully, on Dec. 27, 2018 surrounded by her friends. Beloved daughter of the late Werner and Jeanne…