• Winchester

    Carolyn Dettinger 2/11/2019 12:00:00 AM Winchester,MA

    Carolyn Dettinger, age 97, of Winchester, died Feb. 11, 2019. Born in 1921 in Spring Lake, NJ. She was the loving wife of the late David Dettinger. and the devoted mother of Douglas and Ellen. She was also the dear sister of the late Harriet Mathews and her husband Archie of Knoxville TN. Carolyn is a graduate of The Women’s College of the University of North Carolina and Drexel University. Services are private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Carolyn’s memory may be made to CARE Gift Center, PO Box 7039, Merrifield VA 22116-9753 or online at www.care.org. www.costellofuneralhome.com

  • Worcester County

    Calvin J. Mrombo 2/4/2019 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA

    It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of U.S Navy Sailor Calvin J. Mrombo, 29 years old, who left us on Monday February 4th in Worcester, MA. He was born on August 14, 1989 in Nairobi, Kenya to Preston P. Omwandu and Magdalena S. Mrombo. He joined the US Navy on 19-March-2015 and quickly rose to the rank of HN/E3, honorably serving our country until his passing. A natural leader, Calvin also fondly known as “motivator” within the ranks because of his uplifting attitude. “Doc” as he was called by the marine unit he served, was stationed at Camp Lejeune with the 2nd Dental Battalion unit…

  • Worcester County

    William G. Thomson 2/8/2019 12:00:00 AM Worcester,MA / Westborough,MA

    Worcester – William G. Thomson, 75, died on Friday, February 8th in the UMass Memorial Medical Center – Memorial Campus after a long illness. Mr. Thomson is survived by his wife, Erin K. (O’Connell) Thomson; 6 children, William Thomson, Dylan Thomson, Sean Thomson, Susan Thomson, Lori Puzo and Kyla Thomson all of Worcester; 6 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild and a longtime friend, Cheryl MacIntosh. He was born in Bournemouth, England son of the late Nicholas and Camilla (McKeag) Thomson and is also predeceased by a son Michael Thomson. Mr. Thomson was a dedicated employee for the CRAW Fish Company where he worked in many capacities including as a driver. He…

  • Stoneham,  Wakefield

    Virginia T. Rudasill

    Virginia T. Rudasill (April 25, 1933 – February 7, 2019) Virginia T. (Paschal) Rudasill passed away peacefully on February 7, 2019 with her family at her side in Burlington, MA. Virginia (Ginny) resided for 27 years in Wakefield with her daughter and son-in-law, and, prior to that, in Medford. Ginny was predeceased by her father, Clifford Paschal and her mother Mary (Lally) Paschal; her sister, Eleanor Buxton; her brother, Boston…

  • Gloucester

    Sutera, Leonard P.

    Leonard P. Sutera Leonard Peter Sutera, 74, of Gloucester husband of Jean C. (Blatchford) Sutera passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, February 10, 2019. He was born in …

  • Duxbury

    Horace Adali “Tom” Sawyer, 93

      Horace Adali (“Tom”) Sawyer, Jr., a summer resident of Duxbury since 1953 and a year round resident since 2007, died peacefully Feb. 8, at the age of 93. Born September 26, 1925, in Abilene, Texas, he was the son of the late Horace Adali Sawyer, Sr. and Mary Jessie Shiels Sawyer from Texas and New Orleans. He grew up in New Orleans, attended the Isidore Newman School, Tulane University, and graduated from the Sloan School of Management at MIT in 1949. Tom entered the armed services in 1944 during World War II and was commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant in the Army Corp of Engineers. He spent 1947 surveying for…

  • Duxbury

    Allen B. Young, 91

      Allen B. Young of Duxbury passed away on Feb. 6, at the age of 91 after courageously facing cancer. He was the beloved husband of Jacqueline O. (Osborne) Young; loving father of Laurie A. Gagne and her husband Michael of South Dartmouth, Thomas A. Young and his wife Karen of Halifax, and the late Nancy Young; cherished grandfather of Tyler and Heather Gagne, and Lucas and Kelly Young. Allen is predeceased by siblings Roger, Phil, Warren, Gordon, Marguerite, Marie and Bernice. He also leaves many beloved nieces and nephews. Allen was a U.S. Navy Veteran of WWII. A toolmaker and welder by trade, Allen’s career in metal fabrication and…

  • Winchester

    Avedic Gheorghiu

    GHEORGHIU, Avedic A. of Winchester on February 13, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Maria (Popescu) Gheorghiu. He also survived by a loving family and good friends. Visiting hours will be held at the Lane Funeral Home 760 Main St. (Rte. 38) WINCHESTER on Sunday February 17th from 3 thru 6pm. Interment Wildwood Cemetery. For online condolences please visit www.lanefuneral.com.

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Anthony Arabia

    Anthony Joseph Arabia of 74 Washington Ave North Adams, MA passed away on February 13, 2019 at the Williamstown Commons. He was the son of Joseph and Mary (Esposito) Arabia, born on November 30, 1920. He attended local schools before leaving the area to work in Holyoke as a welder at the Worthington Pump and Machinery Corp where he advanced to a First Class rating and further to Instructor. Anthony answered the call of his country and enlisted in the United States Army in October of 1943. He was assigned to the newly created 10th Mountain Division Ski Troops in the 87th Regimen. He spent most of his tour fighting…

  • Boston


    KROL, Jeffrey L. Age 55, of Lexington, on February 10, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. Survived by his loving mother, Shirley A. McAlpin of…

  • Boston


    BARILE, Joseph “Joe” Of Everett, on February 13th. Brother of Robert and his wife Betty of Lynnfield, Emma Freni and her late husband Joseph of…

  • Boston


    GRIFFIN, Robert D. Of Reading, Feb. 12th, at age 91. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy E. (Jordan) Griffin for 60 years of marriage. Devoted father…