• Spencer

    Shirley C. (Fisette) Harvey 2/21/2019 12:00:00 AM Spencer,MA

    SPENCER: Shirley C. (Fisette) Harvey, 87, of 18 Church St., died peacefully,Thursday, Feb. 21 at her daughter’s home, surrounded by her family. She leaves her husband of 70 years, Frank Harvey of Spencer, her sons; Paul W. Harvey and his wife Diana of Rock Hill, SC, and John F. Harvey and his wife Lori of Spencer, her daughters; Ann M. White and her husband Raymond of Haines City, FL., Sandra C. Blodgett and her husband Bruce , Nancy J. Sauvageau and Theresa P. Harvey all of Spencer, 11 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren. Born in Spencer, she was the daughter of Matthew J. and Evelyn M. (Bouvier) Fisette and lived here…

  • Stoughton

    MARY C. (RYAN) DOWLING 2/21/2019 12:00:00 AM Charlestown,MA / Stoughton,MA

    Mary C. (Ryan) Dowling, a 4 year resident of Stoughton and formerly of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at her home in Stoughton. She was 76 years old. Mary was born in Boston on February 19, 1943, a daughter of the late Phillip J. Ryan and Joanna T. (Dunne) Ryan. She grew up in Charlestown where she was educated at St. Mary’s Parochial School and graduated from Cardinal Cushing High School in South Boston. Mary enlisted into the United States Army on October 11, 1963 and served her country with honor and courage during the Vietnam Conflict. She was honorably discharged on June 25, 1964.…

  • Taunton

    Kathleen A. Hanson 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM Taunton,MA / Middleboro,MA / Kansas City,KS / Brockton,MA / Carver,MA

    Kathleen A. Hanson, daughter of Jack and Linda Williams and the late Jack Crowley died peacefully at home on Tuesday, February 20, 2019. Kathy leaves her children Nicole Hanson of Taunton, Matthew Hanson of Middleboro, and Sean Hanson and his wife Stephany of Kansas City, KS; her grandchildren Madison of FL and Benjamin and Mia Hanson of KS. Siblings include Kellie Wilder of Taunton, John Crowley of Brockton, and Jeff Williams of Carver and nieces Victoria and Molly and nephew Drew. Kathy was a 1980 graduate of West Bridgewater High. She was employed by Senior Life Insurance Company and was currently enrolled in a Certified Nursing Assistant program through Catholic…

  • Tewksbury

    Nicholas F. Giacobbe 2/18/2019 12:00:00 AM Tewksbury,MA

    Nicholas F. Giacobbe Pipefitter for Local #537 TEWKSBURY: Nicholas F. Giacobbe, age 29, a longtime Tewksbury resident, passed away at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, surrounded by his family and friends on Monday, February 18, 2019. Born in Winchester on September 29, 1989, he was the son of Christine (O’Neal) Giacobbe of Tewksbury and Victor R. Giacobbe of Billerica. Nick was raised in Tewksbury and attended Tewksbury schools. He enjoyed skateboarding, music, riding his motorcycle, and having a good tuna sandwich. Nick was employed by Local # 537 for the past 5 years. Nick loved life and people. He was the true definition of real, the perfect balance of knowing…

  • Watertown

    Vahram “Vee” Sookikian 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AM Waltham,MA / Watertown,MA

    Lifelong Scouter and World War II Veteran Vahram “Vee” Sookikian of Waltham, Mass. passed away on February 19, 2019, just shy of his 92nd birthday on March 28. Vee leaves behind his beloved wife of nearly 70 years, Helen Sookikian, his daughter, Linda Sookikian Eckersley and her husband Timothy, his son, Steven Richard Sookikian. Also grandsons Justin Vee Eckersley and his spouse Heather Eckersley, Christopher G. Eckersley, and Julian Oskian Sookikian and spouse Ana Sookikian, and great grandson Julian Sookikian. And sister-in-law Pauline Sanasarian. Son of the late Aghavny Calionjian Sookikian and Oskian Sookikian, Brother of the late Araxe Sookikian, Vee was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. At the age of…

  • Massachusetts Death Notices

    Theresa M. (Sydor) Tremblay 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM Webster,MA

    WEBSTER – Theresa M. (Sydor) Tremblay, 91, died Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at home surrounded by her family. Her husband of 62 years, Alexander A. Tremblay died in 2011. She leaves a son, Robert M. Tremblay, Sr. and his wife Patricia J. Tremblay with whom she lived; a daughter, Sandra M. and her husband Robert P. Guzas, Sr. of Nashua, NH; 7 grandchildren, Robert Guzas, Jr., Daniel Guzas and his wife Audrey, Brian Guzas and his wife Emily, David Guzas and his wife Jill, Robert Tremblay, Jr., Julie Tremblay and Michael Tremblay; 8 great-grandchildren, Angelique, Abigail, Evan, Martin, Gabriella, Diana, Cora and Mary; a sister, Bernice “Bunny” Pieleski of North…

  • Wellesley

    Ann Jackson O’Sullivan 2/19/2019 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    O’Sullivan, Ann Jackson of Needham and Chatham, resident of Wellesley for more than fifty years, died on February 19, 2019 due to complications of a benign brain tumor. She was 83. Born in New York City, Ann grew up in Scarsdale, N.Y. A graduate of Wellesley College in 1957, she later served for five years as Class President, and for over a decade as the College’s Director of Media Relations. She had previously been Director of Public Relations at Regis College and, prior to raising a family, a copywriter at Benton and Bowles Advertising in New York and Dickie-Raymond in Boston. She served on the Board of Directors for Women…

  • Wellesley

    Edward C. Donlon 2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM Wellesley,MA

    Donlon, Edward C. a longtime resident of Wellesley, MA, passed away on February 20, 2019 at the age of 88 years. Faced with so many health issues after fighting colon cancer during the 1990s, Ed eventually became totally disabled during his final years. Yet, he never lost his ability to find amusement and participate in life, whether it was keeping up with local and national politics, following the Boston Celtics and New England Patriots, or spending time with his family and friends. Ed practiced law in the town of Wellesley for over 40 years and was immersed in town politics for many of those years. He was a town meeting…

  • Winthrop

    Mary Alessi

    View Mary Alessi Winthrop Mary Alessi of Bellevue Ave., Winthrop passed away at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston on February 21, 2019. She was 95 years old. Born in Boston she was the beloved daughter of the late Jennie (Bonfiglio) and Gaetano Frizzi. She resided in East Boston before moving to Winthrop over 61 years ago. Prior to her retirement she was employed as a garment worker making sportswear. She was the devoted wife of the late Carl Alessi and the loving mother of L…

  • Lynn

    Doble, Elizabeth M.

    Elizabeth M. “Betty” (Jaross) Doble, 92, of Swampscott, died Wednesday February 20, 2019, peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family after a lengthy illness. Born and raised in Boston to …

  • Stoneham,  Wakefield

    Kathryn “Jean” Curran

    Kathryn “Jean” Curran, age 90, of Wakefield died peacefully, Thursday, February 21 at her residence. Born in Wakefield on June 30, 1928 she was the daughter of the late Thomas E. and Margaret L. (Murphy) Cassidy. Jean was a lifelong Wakefield resident and was a member of St. Joseph Parish. She was married to the former Captain of the Wakefield Fire Department, the late Charles C. Curran, and together they raised their family, of which…