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    Edward C. Prunier, Sr. 12/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    CHARLTON – Edward C. Prunier, Sr, 90, died Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at home after a period of declining health. His wife, Nancy M. (Stone) Prunier, died in 1992. He leaves 3 sons, Edward C. Prunier, Jr. & his wife Sylvia of Albuquerque, NM, Gregory J. Prunier & his wife Paula of Germantown, MD and Wayne S. Prunier & his friend Suzanne Bourque of Charlton; a daughter, Dawn M. Myers & her husband Thomas of Charlton; 10 grandchildren, Aaron Prunier, Heather Abrego, Karen DeMarco, Melanie Cooper, Laura Alden, Edward Prunier, Elizabeth Myers, Kelsey Prunier, Stephen Myers and Claire Myers; 6 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Shirley Wolfenden & her husband Wesley of…

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    Russell W. Conway, Sr. 11/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Russell W. Conway, Sr., 62, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family. He leaves behind his wife of 37 years, Sandra L. (Sinkus) Conway, a son, Russell W. Conway, Jr. and his wife Christine M. Conway of Holden, two daughters; Tara L. Bachand and her husband Andrew of Wales, and Alyssa A. Conway and her boyfriend Brad Charbonneau of Southbridge, five grandchildren; Hailey, Hayden, Elizabeth, Austin and Owen, two brothers; Richard Conway and his wife Donna of Harmony, Fl., and Ronald Conway and his wife Darlene of Dudley, two sisters; Cheryl wife of James Weagle of Warren and Carol…

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    Marian F. (Chapman) Scott 11/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Marian F. (Chapman) Scott, 84, died Sunday, November 25, 2018 surrounded by her family. She is survived by her daughter JoAnn Hansen and her husband Scott as well as her son, Gene Scott and his wife Susan Smith-Scott. She is also survived by her grandsons; Christopher, Michael and Jacob Scott and her great grand-daughter Esme Scott. She also leaves behind nieces, nephews, and dear friend Janice Torteson. Marian was predeceased by her parents, Dolly and George Chapman and her sister Edith Norman. Marian lived many years in Auburn before moving to Charlton, after her retirement from U. Mass. Medical Center. Calling Hours will be Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from…

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    Sandy J. (Bourassa) Richer 11/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Sandy J. (Bourassa) Richer, 72, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Harrington Memorial Hospital in Southbridge. She was born in Worcester, February 6, 1946, daughter of the late Albert and Emily M. (Nozzolillo) Bourassa. Sandy leaves her children; Garrett A. and Dana Warren, 2 brothers; Ronald and Victor ‘Chippy’ Bourassa and 2 sisters; Theresa Chisolm and Linda Early. Sandy was predeceased by a son, Travers Richer. She worked at Optical Fiber Solutions in Sturbridge, prior to retiring. There are No calling hours or services. The ROBERT J. MILLER-CHARLTON FUNERAL HOME, 175 Old Worcester Rd. is assiting with arrangements. To leave a message of condolence, please visit:RJMillerfunerals.net

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    William Woods 90 9/28/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton- William (Bill) Woods, 90, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the Overlook Masonic Home in Charlton. He leaves his beloved wife of 59 years Marilyn (Mard) Woods of Charlton; four sons- Robert and his wife Molly of Vista, CA; Charles and Julie of Vancouver, WA; David of Charlton, MA; Peter and his wife Lynn of Santa Clara, CA; one daughter Candice of Weymouth, MA; a sister Olive Vane; a brother Ernest Woods; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; one niece and one nephew. He was predeceased by his brother Cecil Woods and his daughter-in-law, Carol Woods, wife of David. Bill was born in Hull, England, son of…

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    Carolyn J. (Davis) Gauthier 9/26/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton, MA. and Port Charlotte, FL. Carolyn J. (Davis) Gauthier, 74, died peacefully on September 26, 2018 due to complications from the return of cancer. Born July 2, 1944, in Charlton, MA. where she lived most of her life, she spent her last years in Port Charlotte, FL. Enjoying retirement with her partner Michael Drake. Carolyn owned a hair salon in Worcester in her early years, she was a purchasing and sales manager at Chess King in Worcester and will be most remembered for her work with the elderly as Activities Director for Christopher Heights in Webster when she retired in 2006. Carolyn enjoyed traveling, dancing, singing and York Beach,…

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    Russell D. ‘Rusty’ Chestna 9/25/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Worcester Russell D. ‘Rusty’ Chestna , 57, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Overlook Masonic Home in Charlton. He leaves 3 brothers; James Chestna and his wife Alice of Douglas, Richard Chestna of N.C., and Michael Chestna and his wife Katherine of Worcester, 2 sisters; Sandra J. and her husband John J. Asselta of Rochdale, Linda Schmuland and her husband Rod of Maine, and many nieces and nephews. Rusty was born in Worcester, October 18, 1960, son of the late Alphonse C. ‘Russ’ and Ethel B. (Collins) Chestna and was also predeceased by 2 sisters; Carol Chestna and Kathleen Helliwell. He was also predeceased by his dear friend…

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    John A. ‘Jay’ Lindroos 8/24/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton, MA. John A. ‘Jay’ Lindroos, 59, passed away unexpectedly on August 24, 2018 at Harrington Memorial Hospital in Southbridge after being stricken in his home. He leaves his wife of 26 years, Edith ‘DeDee’ (James) Lindroos, 2 sisters; Kathy Brandenburg and her husband Richard of Inverness, Florida and Dianne Morton and her husband Steve of West Greenwich, Rhode Island, a niece, Stephanie Lindroos of Thornton, New York and 2 grand nephews; Ethan and Kim McDonald. Jay was born October 23, 1958 in Warwick, Rhode Island, son of the late John S. and Lempi S. (Kiviranta) Lindroos and lived in Uncasville, Ct. for many years prior to moving to Charlton…

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    Mark Lewis Gunter 8/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Mark Lewis Gunter was born and raised in Charlton, MA. He spent most of his life in Charlton, where he and his wife Sandi raised four daughters. He loved antiques and owned and operated Great Northern Lights Antiques. Mark also loved to travel and took his family across the country many times. Mark was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Virginia, wife Sandi and daughter Margaret, as well as many pets. Mark leaves behind daughters; Alycia, Liberty and Katy, siblings; Paulie, Karl and Roy, and grandsons; Mikey, Colin, Arlo and Aiden. Two days after his passing, Mark was joined on the other side by his beloved dog…

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    D. ‘Quinton’ – Sorel Asquith 8/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Sturbridge D. ‘Quinton’-Sorel Asquith, 27, passed away August 1, 2018 in his home. He leaves his children; Quinton of Southbridge, Skiilar and Emmitt of Plainfield, Ct., his mother Anne E. (Chenevert) Nozzolillo and her husband Mark of N. Grosvenordale, Ct., his father Donald B. Asquith of Sturbridge, 4 brothers; Jamie Asquith of Maryland, Miles Nozzolillo of Thompson, Ct., Dallas Nozzolillo of Charlton, and Talon Asquith of Sturbridge, several aunts, uncles, cousins and nieces and nephews. Quinton was born in Southbridge November 9. 1990. He worked for Schotts Fiber Optics in Southbridge. Quinton enjoyed four wheeling, fishing and was especially happy spending time with his children. Calling Hours will be Monday,…

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    Robert C. ‘Bob’ Butler 7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Robert C. ‘Bob’ Butler, 65, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Harrington Memorial Hospital in Southbridge. His wife, Constance E. ‘Connie’ (Brodeur) Butler died September 22, 2006. He leaves a son, Benjamin Butler of Southbridge and a grandson, Jamie Butler, his parents; Clarence N. and June M. (Snay) Butler of Charlton, his brothers and sisters; David Butler, Donna Williams of Charlton, Billy Butler of Sturbridge and Cathy Cloutier of Charlton and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother James J. ‘Buzz’ Butler who died September 22, 2010. Bob was born in Webster, March 4, 1953 and lived in Charlton most of his life. He graduated…

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    Benjamin Ray ‘Ben’ Catron 7/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Spencer…………Benjamin Ray ‘Ben’ Catron, 31, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at Harrington Memorial Hospital in Southbridge. He leaves behind his father, Gerald Catron of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, his mother, Polly Cook-Ortiz of Southbridge, brothers and sisters; Gregory Toupin, Julie Toupin, Jaime Toupin and Jarrod Catron, a nephew, Travis Catron, his long-time girlfriend, Savannah Koleski, paternal grandparents; Bruce and Janice Catron of TN. and aunts, uncles and cousins. Ben was predeceased by his brother, Brian Cook Catron who died December 9, 2017 and his maternal grandparents; John and Gretchen Cook of Charlton. He was a 2004 graduate of Shepherd Hill Regional High School and also a graduate with honors…

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    Ruth Patricia (McLellan) Porter 6/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton/Tewksbury Ruth Patricia (McLellan) Porter, 94, passed away peacefully on June 9, 2018 at the Overlook Life Care Community in Charlton. Ruth was born in Boston on March 18, 1924. She graduated from Chelmsford High School in 1941, and from The Forsyth Training School for Dental Hygienists in 1943. She married Leonel (Lee) Porter on January 16, 1944, and when her first son was born, Ruth devoted her life to raising her family and taking care of their home. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church for more than 70 years, actively involved in the Gamma Beta women’s group, as well as leading young adult worship groups, and many…

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    Veronica R. ‘Ronnie’ (Hudec) Jolicoeur 5/31/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton/Worcester Veronica R. ‘Ronnie’ (Hudec) Jolicoeur, 89, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2018 at the Overlook Masonic Healthcare Center in Charlton. Her husband of 41 years, Hervey J. Jolicoeur died in 2001. She leaves a son, Kevin J. Jolicoeur and his wife Cathy of Charlton, 2 sisters; Rose Gaumond of Southbridge and Stella Borawski of Utah, a daughter in law Barbara of CA., many grandchildren, several great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a grandson Steven who died in 1978 and her husband’s children, Donald, Janet and Paula. Ronnie was also predeceased by her brother John Hudec and sisters; Anne Strenk, Agatha Werstak and Margaret Kruger. Veronica…

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    Deborah Jean (Carlson) Lawrence 5/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Charlton,MA

    Charlton Deborah Jean (Carlson) Lawrence, 64, passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at U. Mass/Memorial Medical Center, University Campus, in Worcester. She leaves 2 sons; Richard J. Lawrence and his wife Allison and Michael A. Lawrence of Charlton, her mother, Joyce (Lyford) Carlson of Charlton, 2 brothers, David Carlson of Charlton and Richard Carlson of California, 2 sisters, Diane P. Appleton and Brenda Carlson of Charlton and 2 grand-daughters, Lainey and Grace Lawrence also of Charlton, and several nieces and nephews. Deborah was born in Milo, Maine, daughter of the late Edward Carlson and has lived in Charlton over 50 years. She was also predeceased by a brother Daniel Carlson…