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    Rita Bussey 8/27/2019 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA / Bridgewater,MA / Stoughton,MA

    Rita (Forman) Bussey, age 94 of West Bridgewater, died Tuesday August 27, 2019 at Seasons Hospice in Milton. She was the beloved wife of the late George H. Bussey. Rita was born and raised in Brockton, a daughter of the late Harry and Fannie (Gautess) Forman and was a graduate of Brockton High School. For the past fifty years she had been a resident of W. Bridgewater. During WWII Rita was a welder at the Hingham Shipyard, but primarily she was a stay at home mother devoted to her family and home. In her free time, Rita enjoyed reading and going to the library, fishing, country music, the Red Sox…

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    Margaret O. (Nutter) Alexander 8/5/2019 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    Margaret Orr (Nutter) Alexander, 92, of East Bridgewater, died peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Monday, August 5. Margaret was born in East Bridgewater in 1927 to Samuel Keen and Marion G. (Jordan) Nutter. Predeceased by her husband, Richard Wentworth Alexander and daughter, Jane Alexander Haines, she is survived by four grandchildren, John Haines and his wife Rachel, Samuel Haines and his wife Annie, Margaret Boyd and her husband Brian, and Abigail Smith and her husband Geoffrey; eight great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Yvonne, Maxwell, Jack, Eliza, Bryson, Alexander, and Jacob; son-in-law, Theodore Haines and his wife Mary; dear friends, Patti and Harry Ferrell-Locke; the ladies of The Club; and…

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    Michele A. Brady 6/28/2019 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA / Abington,MA

    Michele A.(Stevens) Brady, 44 of Bridgewater, passed on June 28th after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in South Weymouth in 1974 and raised in Abington. Michele attended Bentley College and worked for Dr. Barry Friedman, OD as an office manager. She was a great cook and baker, an avid New England Patriots fan, loved visiting York Beach, Maine, and cruising with buddies to Bermuda. Michele also enjoyed working with friends on the JPS Foundation. She is survived by her husband T.J. Brady, her parents David and Judith (Finn) Stevens, her sister Kimberly Stevens, and her aunts Joanne Bradley and Anne Marie Gero. Services will be held…

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    Jennie (Matondi) Mayer 6/26/2019 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    Jennie F. (Matondi) Mayer of Bridgewater passed away on June 26, 2019. Jennie was the beloved mother of Mary J. Meserve and her late husband John of Maine, Linda A. Mayer of East Bridgewater and her companion Ron Boucher, and Pamela E. Farley and her husband Peter of Halifax. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Michael and Steven Meserve, Brian and Jay Sexton, Christopher, Mathew, and Courtney Farley, eight great-grandchildren and her brother Michael Matondi of Medway and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Anne Pleau of Uxbrige and Yolanda Olgiati of Onset and Joseph Matondi of Milford. She was born and raised in Medway,…

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    Thomas F. Walsh 6/16/2019 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA

    Thomas F. Walsh, age 81 of West Bridgewater, died peacefully, June 16, 2019 at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital. Tom was the loving husband for 38 years of the late Claire A. (Gilbert) Walsh. Born, raised and educated in Brockton, he was the son of the late William and Priscilla (Cameron) Walsh. For over 35 years he had been a driver for Horizon Beverage and was the owner of Walsh Cleaning Services for 30 years. Tom was a longtime member of Teamsters Local 653 and Bertocci Memorial Club. He was also a history buff and volunteer at the West Bridgewater Food Pantry. Tom was a proud father and grandfather who was…

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    Regina L. “Jean” Gunnerson 6/10/2019 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA

    Regina L. “Jean “ (Jones) Gunnerson of West Bridgewater passed peacefully away June 10, 2019, after a brief illness. Wife of the late John H. Gunnerson. Born July 13, 1941 in Stoughton MA, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Dorothy R. (Case) Jones formerly of Halifax and Flagler Beach Florida. Jean graduated from Stoughton High School in 1959. She had been a Quality Control Analyst at General Dynamics and retired in 2004 after 32 years of service. Jean was an avid golfer and a golf fan, a long time member of the Halifax Country Club, and the USGA, and previously enjoyed Candlepin bowling. She loved to travel,…

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    Patricia A. McElaney 6/10/2019 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA

    Patricia A. McElaney, 71, of Bridgewater, passed away surrounded by her family, on Monday June 10th at the Sachem Center for Health & Rehab. She was born in Weymouth, daughter of the late Howard Kimball and Anne (Johnson) Carney. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her visitation on Saturday June 15th from 5:00-7:00PM in the Blanchard Funeral Chapel, Plymouth St. (Rte 58 at the rotary circle) Whitman. All other services will be at a later date. Full obituary to follow

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    Hilda Macedo 5/29/2019 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA

    Hilda S. Macedo- Bridgewater, 94. Predeceased in death by her husband, Stephen S Macedo. She was the mother of Stephen Macedo of Rochester, MA , Dianna Tavares of Bridgewater, Ma, and Philip Macedo of East Freetown, MA. She also leaves three grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mrs. Macedo was employed at Morse Twist Drill, New Bedford School System and Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish. Mrs. Macedo was born in New Bedford Ma. She has lived in this area most of her life. She was the daughter of the late Isabel (Medeiros) and William Sylvia. Mrs. Macedo was a communicant of Our Lady of Mt Carmel. In lieu of flowers…

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    Beverly R. & Richard H. Hamilton 4/30/2019 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA

    Beverly R. (Gasse) Hamilton, age 87, of West Bridgewater, formerly of Brockton, died December 8, 2018 at her home, surrounded by family. Beverly was the wife for 67 years of Richard H. Hamilton (ret BFD). Born and raised in Brockton, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Elizabeth (Otis) Gasse and was a 1949 graduate of Brockton High School. Beverly enjoyed raising her children and spending time with her family. She was also an avid gardener. She was the sister of the late Janet Baxter, Mildred Hoyson, Gloria Sullivan, Sarah Chouinard, June Bell, Marguerite Fannon, Evelyn Chandler, Elizabeth Blatchford and Dorothy, Leon, Thomas, Harry and James Gasse. Richard…

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    John J. Lynch, Jr. 4/16/2019 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    East Bridgewater – John J. Lynch, Jr. 68, died Tuesday April 16 after a brave battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of Deborah (Benson) Lynch. His funeral service will be held Wednesday April 24 at 11:00 AM in the Blanchard Funeral Chapel, Plymouth Street (Rte. 58 @ the rotary) Whitman. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Cemetery, Abington. Visiting hours will be Tuesday April 23 from 4:00-8:00 PM. Full obituary to follow.

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    Leona C. Dufresne 4/17/2019 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Tiverton,RI / Bridgewater,MA

    Leona C. (Bonin) Dufresne, age 84, of Brockton died peacefully April 17, 2019 at her home surrounded by family. Leona was the wife for 52 years of the late Richard F. Dufresne, (retired BPD). Born, raised and educated in D’Escousse, Nova Scotia, Canada, Leona was the daughter of the late Leonard and Josephine (Langlois) Bonin. At the age of 18 she moved to Brockton. For many years she had been employed as an assembler at Krohn-Hite Corporation in Brockton. Leona enjoyed trips to Foxwoods, puzzles, scrabble, family card games, watching soap operas and the company of her dog Walli. Spunky and devoted to her home and family, Leona was most…

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    Patrica (Curry) Coulon 4/5/2019 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    EAST BRIDGEWATER: Patricia F. Coulon, aged 98 years, died at her home surrounded by her loved ones, Friday, April 5, 2019. Born in Quincy, MA, she was the daughter of Walter J. and Marguerite J. Curry. Patricia grew up in Quincy, MA graduating from St. Joseph’s Parochial School and later attended Quincy public schools. She was employed by Alves Photo Service, Braintree, MA in production, retail sales and finally in purchasing. She also managed accounts for several Hallmark Stores then affiliated with Alves Photo. Patricia instilled in her children a love of learning and the value of an education. In her earlier years, she was an avid reader and so…

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    Faustino J.”Sonny” Goncalves 4/1/2019 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    Faustino “Sonny” Goncalves 78, of East Bridgewater, went home to Jesus on Monday April 1st. He was surrounded by his loving family as he took his last breath. He was born in Brooklyn, NY to Flora Goncalves Gilmette and Faustino Goncalves. He was survived by his loving wife Carol Casieri of 46 years, four daughters Florence Makarewicz (Ricky) of NY, Terry Michel (David) of FL., Lori Burk (Tommy) of NY, Jeannetta Roe (Herb) of NJ., three sons John Goncalves of NY, Joe Casieri of MA., Tony Casieri (Gina) of FL, Ten Grandchildren, Shawn, Avdrie, Jessica, Ashley, Dino, Trevor, Johnny, Brody, Sophia and Tom and Five Great grandchildren, Noah, Gabriella, Aaliyah,…

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    White, David P.

    David Paul White, 50, resident of Bridgewater, died unexpectedly March 25, 2019. He was born in Bridgewater, a son of Leo White of East Bridgewater…

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    Ellis, James H.

    James H. Ellis, 78, of Bridgewater passed away on March 17, 2019, at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, after a sudden illness. He was the…

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    Marie T. Stulpin 2/25/2019 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA

    Marie T. (Gallello) Stulpin, age 81 of West Bridgewater died at her home on Monday February 25, 2019. She was the wife of the late Henry Stulpin. Marie was born and raised in Brockton a daughter of the late Joseph and Angelina (Porrino) Gallello and had lived in West Bridgewater for the past 25 years. A graduate of Brockton High School, Marie also attended a local business school. For many years she had been a clerk at the Brockton District Court. Marie enjoyed holidays and time with her family and will be remembered as a loving and giving person who was loved by all. She will be sorely missed. Marie…

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    Dorothy L ( Brown ) May 2/23/2019 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    Dorothy L. (Brown) May, of East Bridgewater passed away on February 23rd in the Life Care Center, West Bridgewater after a brief illness. She was the loving wife of the late Edward H. May. She was born in Brockton, daughter of the late William (Red) and Alice (Binney-Brown) Bouldry and she was a graduate of Rockland High School, Class of 1947. Dorothy has resided in East Bridgewater since 1948. She was the loving Mother to Carol Singleton of South Carolina, Jeanne May and Edward May, Jr. both of East Bridgewater and Steven May of Bridgewater, also; she leaves 8 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, her sister Margaret Logan of Bridgewater.…

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    Elsie M. (Burden) Halwix 12/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA

    Elsie M. (Burden) Halwix, 96, of Bridgewater, passed away peacefully on Sunday December 9th. She was the beloved wife of the late Alfred Halwix. Elsie was born in Cambridge, daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (McNeil) Burden. She met her future husband Alfred at a U.S.O. dance and they married for 61 wonderful years and had 6 children. Elsie worked for the Y.M.C. A. in Quincy for many years before retiring. She enjoyed arts and crafts, decorating many birthday cards and puzzles. She especially loved the beach and the water. Elsie enjoyed going on many vacations with her husband Fred, also loved gardening in the summer and loved spending…

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    Joyce (Lambert) Wilson 12/29/2018 12:00:00 AM East Bridgewater,MA

    East Bridgewater – Joyce (Lambert) Wilson 71, died surrounded by her loving family, Saturday December 29. She was the beloved wife of Philip Wilson. Family and friends are invited to attend her funeral services on Saturday January 5 at 11:00 AM in the Jubilee Christian Church, 39 South Street, Stoughton. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10:00-11:00 AM. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Full obituary to follow.

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    Harold “Hal” F. Williams, Jr. 12/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Bridgewater,MA / Abington,MA / Avon,MA

    Bridgewater- Our Family is saddened to announce that Harold F. Williams, Jr. passed away on December 23rd after a long battle with cancer. He was the cherished husband of 63 years to Sally (Smith) Williams. Harold was born in Boston on August 3, 1933, spent his growing up years in Squantum, graduated from North Quincy High School and North Eastern University. During the Korean War, he served in the United States Navy. In 1956 he got married to Sally, the love of his life. During his working years he lived in Quincy, Avon and Abington, where he was employed as a structural engineer for several small consulting engineering firms. In…

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    Beverly R. Hamilton 12/8/2018 12:00:00 AM West Bridgewater,MA

    Beverly R. (Gasse) Hamilton, age 87, of West Bridgewater, formerly of Brockton, died December 8, 2018 at her home, surrounded by family. Beverly was the wife for 67 years of Richard H. Hamilton (ret BFD). Born and raised in Brockton, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Elizabeth (Otis) Gasse and was a 1949 graduate of Brockton High School. Beverly enjoyed raising her children and spending time with her family. She was also an avid gardener. Beverly was the mother of Debra August of West Bridgewater, Lynne Shom of Brockton and the late Richard J. Hamilton; mother in law of Teresa Hamilton; grandmother of Nicholas Shom and his…

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    Isabel A. Barry 12/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Barre,MA / West Bridgewater,MA / Bridgewater,MA / Portsmouth,RI / Rockville,MD

    Isabel A. (Abreu) Barry, age 85, of Brockton, died peacefully on December 3, 2018 at St. Joseph Manor, surrounded by her family. She was born and raised in North Easton, a daughter of the late Manuel S. and Piedade (Vieira) Abreu. Isabel was a graduate of Oliver Ames High School, class of 1951, and Brockton Hospital School of Nursing, class of 1954. She was a devoted nurse, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and caregiver. For over 50 years she was employed in the nursing profession. Isabel was a nurse at Brockton Hospital, West Acres Nursing Home, Goddard Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital. Isabel continued to volunteer at Good Samaritan in her…