• Easton

    George C. Lovejoy 4/2/2019 12:00:00 AM Easton,MA / Pittsfield,MA

    George C. Lovejoy, 100 Dateline: North Easton, 100 George C. Lovejoy, age 100, of North Easton, formerly of Pittsfield, passed away following a brief illness on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Medical center in Brockton. He was the beloved husband of the late Cecile L. (Bonin) Lovejoy and the late Marion C. (Burroughs) Lovejoy. Arrangements will be announced with a complete obituary to follow.

  • Easton

    Cecile Johnson Lovejoy 2/2/2019 12:00:00 AM Easton,MA / Pittsfield,MA

    Cecile Lovejoy Dateline: North Easton, MA Cecile Johnson Lovejoy of North Easton, MA, formerly of Pittsfield, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on February 2, after a period of declining health. Cecile was born in North Clarendon, VT, on June 30, 1927, the daughter of Ernest and Alma (Rogers) Bonin. She moved to Pittsfield in 1937 and attended Notre Dame School in its inaugural year. She graduated from Pittsfield High School and was employed as a secretary at General Electric. After raising her family, she worked at Sears. In 1948, Cecile married Herbert Johnson, and they had two daughters, Kathleen McDonough (Edward) and Jean Donlon (Stephen). Herbert predeceased her…

  • Salem

    Pittsfield, MA – Mary Elizabet…

    Pittsfield, MA – Mary Elizabeth (Creran) Morse, 93, died Monday, July 15, 2019, after an amazing and grace-filled life. Born in Pittsfield, daughter of Charles J. and Eva R. Creran, she was a 1945 graduate of Pittsfield High. Mary met her husband, the love of her life, Stanley H. Morse at E.D. Jones where they were both employed. She retired from a long career as a real estate broker at James Creran Construction. Mary was best at being a mother to her only son Stephen Morse and to his wife Cori Connor-Morse of Lynnfield. She was predeceased by her husband; brother William F. Creran; sister Gert (Snooky) Creran; cousin Anne…

  • Falmouth

    Anna (Giorgetti) Bartolozzi 7/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Mashpee,MA / falmouth,MA / Pittsfield,NH

    Anna (Giorgetti) Bartolozzi of Mashpee died on Sunday, July 15, at Falmouth Hospital. Born and raised in Colle Di Compito, Tuscany, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Ferdinando and Fulvia Giorgetti. Anna was the beloved wife of the late Pietro Bartolozzi, and the devoted mother of Carl Bartolozzi and his wife Dona of Mashpee, and Fernando Bartolozzi and his wife Laura Atherton of Pittsfield, New Hampshire. She was the loving grandmother of AnnaMarie Bartolozzi and Christine O’Neil, and the loving great grandmother of Orion Gomes. Anna is also survived by many extended family members. Anna loved to cook. She also loved crocheting, tending her gardens, taking trips to…

  • Southbridge

    David W. Gopfert of Pittsfield, MA , March 28, 1939 – June 1, 2018

    David W. (Dave) Gopfert of Pittsfield, MA, formerly of Spencer, MA, passed away unexpectedly on June 1, 2018. Dave was born in Leominster, MA on March 28, 1939. After graduating from Leominster High School, Dave enlisted in the Army National Guards. He retired from Dun & Bradstreet’s Marketing Department in the late 90’s. Never one to remain idle, in 2003, Dave, with his wife, Donna, co-founded Berkshire Fabric & Wallpaper Corporation which they operated together. Dave had a passion for life, living it to its fullest, and always seeing the positive. He lit up a room with his smile and humor. Never inactive when not ‘on the job,’ Dave was…

  • Southbridge

    David W. Gopfert of Pittsfield, MA , May 28, 1939 – June 1, 2018

    David W. (Dave) Gopfert of Pittsfield, MA, formerly of Spencer, MA, passed away unexpectedly on June 1, 2018. Dave was born in Leominster, MA on March 28, 1939. After graduating from Leominster High School, Dave enlisted in the Army National Guards. He retired from Dun & Bradstreet’s Marketing Department in the late 90’s. Never one to remain idle, in 2003, Dave, with his wife, Donna, co-founded Berkshire Fabric & Wallpaper Corporation which they operated together. Dave had a passion for life, living it to its fullest, and always seeing the positive. He lit up a room with his smile and humor. Never inactive when not ‘on the job,’ Dave was…

  • Southbridge

    David W. Gophert of Pittsfield, MA , May 28, 1939 – June 1, 2018

    David W. (Dave) Gopfert of Pittsfield, MA, formerly of Spencer, MA, passed away unexpectedly on June 1, 2018. Dave was born in Leominster, MA on March 28, 1939. After graduating from Leominster High School, Dave enlisted in the Army National Guards. He retired from Dun & Bradstreet’s Marketing Department in the late 90’s. Never one to remain idle, in 2003, Dave, with his wife, Donna, co-founded Berkshire Fabric & Wallpaper Corporation which they operated together. Dave had a passion for life, living it to its fullest, and always seeing the positive. He lit up a room with his smile and humor. Never inactive when not ‘on the job,’ Dave was…

  • Medford

    Susan (Hicks) Hallenbrook 5/29/2018 12:00:00 AM Medford,MA / Malden,MA / New York,NY / Pittsfield,NH / Lubec,ME

    Susan (Hicks) Hallenbrook, born February 2nd, 1945 to her loving parents Stephen ‘Wes’ and Pearl Mae (Woodman) Hicks. Sue had lived in New York City, NY, Pittsfield, NH, and Lubec, ME – but always found her way back to her true home in Medford, MA. She was a passionate artist and designer working in fashion design most of her life, from ladies lingerie, evening gowns, children’s play costumes, even Naval uniforms saw her touch. A loving and caring person, Susan often opened her home to others in need of a friend. Susan Hicks Hallenbrook could claim many titles, she was many things to many people. Artist, fashion designer, dragon slayer,…

  • Medway

    Jane L. Adams 2/22/2016 Medway, MA / Peaks Island, ME / Pittsfield, NH

    Jane L. (Parks) Adams, 77, formerly of Peaks Island, Maine, died Monday, February 22, 2016 at Forge Hill Assisted Living in Franklin, Mass. She was the beloved wife of David L. Adams who died in 2008. Born in Boston, Mass. on September 15, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Reed B. and Jane L. (Parkinson) Parks. Mrs. Adams was a resident of Peaks Island, Maine for many years and formerly resided in Pittsfield, NH. She grew up in Sudbury, Mass. and graduated from Sudbury High School. Mrs. Adams worked as a lunch lady for many years in Sudbury and later at Pittsfield High School. She was active in…

  • Cambridge

    Mr. Robert M. “Bob” Drennan 1/31/2016 Medford, MA / Germantown, TN / Pittsfield, MA / Cambridge, MA / Boston, MA

    Mr. Robert M. “Bob” Drennan, a longtime resident of Medford, passed away Sunday morning, January 31, 2016. He was 92 years old. Born in Washington, DC, on January 17, 1924, he was the beloved son of the late Richard P. and Margaret G. (Murray) Drennan. Bob graduated from Medford High School and from Harvard University, where he received his BS in Physics and Applied Sciences and later an MS in Mechanical Engineering. Mr. Drennan solidly contributed to the MHS and Harvard football fortunes as a lineman. For many years he was a benefactor to his college alma mater. While living in Medford during the 1950’s, he served on its City…

  • Raynham

    Roger P.D. Roy, III 1/15/2016 Raynham, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    Mr. Roger P.D. Roy, III, of Raynham, died Friday, January 15 in the New England Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, following a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of Helen (Kohut) Roy for 62 years. He was born 86 years ago in Pittsfield, the son of the late Roger P.D. Roy II and Mary Amelia (Mercure) Roy. He was educated in Pittsfield and had been a Raynham resident for the past 62 years. Prior to his retirement Roger assisted his late son, Michael G. Roy with the operation of the former Nolan’s Printing Company for 25 years. He was previously employed as a salesman for Metropolitan Insurance Co. in Taunton for…

  • Provincetown

    Robert D. Jordan 4/15/2015 Provincetown, MA / Wellfleet, MA / Dalton, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    Robert D. Jordan, age 84 of Wellfleet, died unexpectedly on Wednesday evening, April 15, 2015. He was the loving husband of Donna (Cummins) Jordan. Born in Pittsfield, MA on December 5, 1930, he was the son of the late Donald and Doris (Wooden) Jordan. During the Korean War he served proudly in the Marines for 4 years. In November and December of 1950, while stationed in Korea, he took part in the battle of Chosin Reservoir. He was later discharged on August 1, 1952 after having been awarded two Purple Heart Medals and one Bronze Star. He later joined with other troops in what became known as the “Chosin Few,”…

  • Acton

    Ruth M. Nagle 11/3/2014 Pittsfield, MA / Natick, MA / Framingham, MA / Acton, MA

    FRAMINGHAM: Ruth M. (Taylor) Nagle, age 90, died peacefully on Monday evening, November 3, 2014 at Saint Patrick’s Manor, her home for the past four years. She was the devoted wife of the late Edmund J. Nagle for 63 years. Born in Boston, Ruth was a daughter of the late William and Rose (Burke) Taylor. She was raised in Arlington and, after graduating from Arlington High School, continued her education at Burdett Secretarial School in Boston. She was working as a secretary in Boston when she and Edmund were married in October of 1946. Ruth and Ed lived in Lexington, MA in the early years of their marriage where they…

  • Salem

    Anna (Papacostas) Ransom 12/8/2013 Salem, MA / Peabody, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    PITTSFIELD, MA – Anna Ransom, of 27 Maryland Avenue, Pittsfield, crossed over to eternal life on Dec 8, 2013. She was born in Peabody on September 7, 1928 and was a life-long resident of the Peabody/Salem area. She was the beautiful daughter of Athas Papacostas and Anastasia Bariotas Papacostas. Anna was a member of the St. Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church in Peabody. She loved and embraced her religious community by teaching Sunday school and volunteering for many church activities. She was employed by several businesses in the Northshore area, Including Gold Star Coffee. Anna’s greatest joy was the time she spent with her family. She brought happiness, laughter, and love…

  • Plymouth

    Daniel Robert Colameco 9/15/2013 Plymouth, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    Daniel Robert Colameco, of Manomet formerly of Pittsfield, died suddenly on September 15th at Cape Cod Hospital at the age of 25. The beloved son of Gerard Colameco of Sandwich and Paula (Dickinson) Colameco of Plymouth, he is survived by his cherished daughter Kayleigh Marie Colameco and her mother Tara Westgate, his brothers David Colameco and Paul Colameco and his fiancee Charlene Zdanowicz all of Plymouth. He was the grandson of Theresa Dickinson of Manomet and the late Reed Dickinson and his wife Elaine of Kingston, and John and Helen Colameco of Sandwich.He also leaves his aunt Lianne Dickinson of Plymouth, his uncle Kenneth Dickinson and his wife Margaret of…

  • Medway

    John E. Ross 6/22/2013 Natick, MA / Medway, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    John E. Ross of Venice, FL, formerly of Natick & Wareham, MA died on February 26, 2013 in Florida. He is survived by his devoted wife of 54 years, Jean A. (Frongillo) Ross. Born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late John & Anna (Dwyer) Ross. John was a self-employed plumber as well as the Plumbing Inspector for the Town of Natick. He graduated from Natick High School & entered the United States Marines Corp. in 1943 at the age of 17 and served our country proudly during WWII in the Pacific Theatre on the Island Hopping Campaign including Iwo Jima & Okinawa. Mr. Ross was a…

  • Somerville

    Margaret Mary Drennan 1/12/2013 Medford, MA / Germantown, TN / Pittsfield, MA / Enfield, CT / Somerville, MA

    Margaret Mary Drennan of Medford, died peacefully on January 12, 2013, at the Winchester Hospital. She was 87 old and the beloved daughter of the late Richard P. and Margaret G. (Murray) Drennan. Margaret was the loving sister of Ann Bridget and her husband Donald Forsyth of Germantown, TN, Fr. Lawrence J. Drennan of North Weymouth, Robert M. Drennan of Medford and the late Atty. F. Richard Drennan of Pittsfield and R. Peter and his wife Ann Marie Drennan of Enfield, CT. She is also survived by her dear sister-in-law; Marion Shea Drennan of Pittsfield and twelve nieces and nephews. Her funeral will be held from the Beals-Geake-Magliozzi Funeral Home,…

  • Uncategorized

    Leo L. Hamlin, Jr. 7/12/2012 Worcester, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    Leo L. Hamlin, Jr., 85, of Worcester died Thursday, July 12th in UMASS Memorial Medical Center – University Campus. He leaves his wife of 40 years, Elizabeth J. (Hogan) Hamlin and a son, Alan S. Hamlin of Long Beach, California. Mr. Hamlin was born in Burlington, Vermont the son of Leo L. Hamlin, Sr. and Anna (Comeau) Hamlin and was raised in Pittsfield. Leo worked at the Telegram & Gazette for 25 years, retiring in 1987 as the Financial Administrator. Mr. Hamlin graduated in 1944 from St. Joseph’s High School in Pittsfield. While at St. Joseph’s High School he excelled at sports, winning 8 varsity letters and was named to…

  • Plymouth

    Sophie (Wojtkowski) Borkowski 5/9/2012 Plymouth, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    Sophie (Wojtkowski) Borkowski, of Plymouth, died at home on May 9th at the age of 91. She was the beloved wife of the late William G. Borkowski and is survived by her sons Charles of Plymouth, Gary of NY and Stephen of Providence, RI and her daughter Sharon Skowron of CT. She also leaves her cherished granddaughter Samantha and 2 great grandchildren Elora and Michael. She was the mother of the late William Borkowski Jr and was one of 13 children. Sophie had worked for Catholic Charities for 22 years until she was 89 and had also worked as a nurse’s aide. She was a member of the TAPS, the…

  • Uncategorized

    Alfred R. Carnevale, Sr. 4/28/2012 Salem, MA / Pittsfield, MA

    Alfred R. Carnevale, age 90 of Salem, died Saturday, April 28, 2012 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, with his family by his side. He was the devoted husband of the late Rose A. (Rainville) Carnevale, with whom he had shared 62 years of marriage. Born and raised in Pittsfield, son of the late Anthony Carnevale and Providenza Coppolino, he first worked for General Electric plastic division until he joined the Navy in 1942. He served aboard the USS Marblehead on Atlantic coastal duty both in North and South America. Following his tour of duty he returned to Pittsfield and shortly after moved to Salem following his marriage…

  • Pittsfield

    Gwozdz, Marie H.

    Marie H. “Mania” Gwozdz, 63, of Pittsfield, formerly of Cheshire, died Monday morning, December 30, 2019, at her home. She was the wife of Bruce E….

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Mary Leab

    Mary Jane (Lyon) Leab, 81 of Cheshire, MA died Monday December 30, 2019 at her home, surrounded by loved ones. She was born in Pittsfield, MA on August 25, 1938 daughter of Edmonds D. and Mary Augusta (Umbs) Lyon. She attended Pittsfield schools and graduated from Pittsfield High School. Mary was last employed by Northern Berkshire Home Health Care Services for about 10 years. Before that, she was a school bus driver for JT Bus Lines for many years. Mary enjoyed many years of trips to York Beach Maine, with her family. She was the widow of Philip Duane Leab, who died May 8, 2013. Survivors include three daughters- Deborah…

  • Pittsfield

    May, Josephine J.

    Josephine 1933 – J. 2019 May Josephine “Jo” Jane May, 86, formerly of Harding Street, Pittsfield, died Tuesday, December 17, 2019, at Mt. Greylock…

  • Pittsfield

    Walz, Marie H.

    Marie 1935 – H. 2019 Walz Mrs. Marie H. Walz, 83, of Pittsfield, passed away on Saturday, December 14, 2019, surrounded by family and holding the…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    William Hartman

    William Neil Hartman, 80 of North Adams, MA died Monday December 2, 2019 at Williamstown Commons. He was born in North Adams, MA on July 1, 1939 son of William Earl Hartman and Edith Mae (Walden) Hartman Langevin. He attended local schools, Bill was last employed by Williamstown Commons for several years. After retiring, he worked as a cabulance driver. Bill was a member of White Oaks Congregational Church and enjoyed traveling. Survivors include his wife, Laura Jessie (Holland) Sherman Hartman whom he married on October 12, 2002 and four daughters- Donna Hartman of Williamstown; Carol Granger of Worthington, Christine Witruk of Pownal, VT and Janet Hartman of Pittsfield and…

  • Pittsfield

    Brace, Bonnie May

    Bonnie May Brace, 64, of Pittsfield, MA entered eternity peacefully in her home, with family and friends at her side, on Friday evening. Bonnie was…

  • Pittsfield

    Ayling, Maggie

    Mary Margaret “Maggie” Ayling of Stephentown, NY passed away suddenly on November 20, 2019. She was born on March 1, 1949 in Pittsfield, MA a…

  • Pittsfield

    Leslie, Thomas J.

    PITTSFIELD- Thomas John Leslie, age 72, of Maple Grove Drive and Fort Lauderdale, FL, died peacefully at home on Saturday, November 16, 2019. He was…