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    Hyland, Sr. Danella

    Sister Danella Hyland, 91, passed away peacefully on August 29, 2019. Geraldine Mary Hyland was born July 4, 1928 in Buffalo, New York. She was the…

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    Valler, Dave

    Dave Valler, 86, passed on August 3, 2019. He was born In Plymouth, MA September 1, 1932; son of Irving Clifton Valler and Mary Aldina Diozzi. Dave…

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    Cronin, Laura M.

    Laura Marie (Ferris) Cronin, beloved daughter, granddaughter, sister, aunt, niece, cousin and friend, left this world unexpectedly on February 28,…

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    Betty-May (Houdlette) Falton 3/24/2019 12:00:00 AM Andover,MA / Dresden,ME / Lincroft,NJ / Meriden,CT / Kingston,NY / Belfast,ME

    Betty-May (Houdlette) Falton,a resident of Andover and beloved wife of the late Allen A. Falton, passed away at her home in Andover on Sunday morning, March 24, 2019. She was 93 years old. Betty was born in Meriden, Connecticut, spending summers engaged in happy outdoor pursuits with family in Dresden, Maine. After studying art in Boston and working in the fashion industry, Betty met her beloved husband Allen in the Civilian Air Patrol. The newlyweds traveled north in their Airstream trailer and got hooked on the wild country of Northern New Hampshire, where Betty began her life’s work as proprietress of The Glen in Pittsburg. Despite Allen’s premature death, she…

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    Wadsworth, John S.

    John S. Wadsworth of Kingston. Born January 19 1932, Died March 11 2019. He was loved. Arrangements were with Hamel Lydon Chapel, 650 Hancock St….

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    Po, Michael A.

    Michael Andrew Po died on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Brigham and Womens Hospital in Boston, surrounded by his family and friends, following a…

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    Martell, Joseph R.

    Joseph R. Martell of Kingston died peacefully surrounded by his family on December 14, 2018. He was 91 years old. Joseph was born and raised in South…

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    Fanton, Mary E.

    Mary E. (Mullen) Fanton, of Kingston, unexpectedly left this world to be with her beloved son and husband on December 13, 2018. Affectionately known…

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    Worswick, Barbara

    Barbara (Prunier) Worswick, 59, of Kingston, passed away surrounded by her loving family on December 7, 2018. She is the loving wife of Robert…

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    Westgate, Lena M.

    Lena M. (Nardozzi) Westgate, died peacefully on December 5, 2018. She was 103 years old. She lived in Kingston from 1954 to her passing. She was the…

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    Joan Barry 7/11/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Kingston,MA

    Joan Barry, age 80 of Brockton, passed way Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at her home after a brief illness. Born and raised in Rockland, Joan was the daughter of the late John F. and Dorothy L. (Barry) Reidy. Joan will be lovingly remembered by her children John A. Rose III and his wife Susan of Kingston and Anne Marie Rose of Brockton, her grandchildren Matthew and Elizabeth Rose, Stephanie, Courtney, Rebecca, Maia, Dustin and Shaun Rose and her great granddaughter Aubree Rose. She is also survived by her sister Geraldine Lessard, her niece Mary Lou Seyl and nephew Gary Lessard all of New Mexico. At Joan’s request, no services will…

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    Theresa Borseti 6/30/2018 12:00:00 AM Franklin,MA / Kingston,MA

    Theresa (DiFrancesco) Borseti, 61, of Franklin, died Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of Ronald A. Borseti since 1984. Born in Boston on February 14, 1957 and was the daughter of the late Frank R. DiFrancesco and Constance (Napolitano) LaLiberte. Mrs. Borseti was a resident of Franklin since 1994 and was a graduate of Silver Lake High School in Kingston. A longtime freelance writer for numerous newspapers and magazines, Mrs. Borseti toured and wrote the review for the Boston Globe’s “Home of the Week”. She also wrote and published a book about her childhood in the projects of East…

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    Richard J. Morgan 4/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Brockton,MA / Rockland,MA / Kingston,MA / Fall River,MA

    Richard J. Morgan age 86 of Brockton, died Saturday April 7, 2018 at Signature Healthcare/ Brockton Hospital. He was the husband of the late June (Donahue) Morgan. Richard was born in Brooklyn, NY a son of the late John and Ann (Bogart) Morgan and was raised on Long Island. Since 1966 he had been a resident of Brockton and a congregant of Christ the King Church. Following his high school graduation, Richard enlisted in the US Navy and served during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He served from 1951-1971. He was stationed on the USS Wasp, circling the world three times. In 1996, Richard retired as senior clerk at the…

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    Robert F. Smith 3/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Robert F. Smith, 78, of Plympton, passed away on March 15, 2018. Loving husband of the late Marjorie Rose (Proctor) Smith. Robert was the loving father of Jeffrey Smith and wife Michelle and the late Robert Smith Jr. He is the brother of the late Clyde Smith and the late Nancy Hebert. Loving grandfather of Jeffrey Smith Jr. and Ryan Smith. Robert’s life was always an adventure. He loved boating and tuna fishing and Flying his airplane. He was always happiest when he was on the ocean. Memorial Visiting Hours will be held at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St, Kingston on Tuesday, March 20, from 4:00 to 7:00PM.…

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    Anthony R. Salvaggio 3/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Anthony R. Salvaggio, 87, passed away peacefully at home. He was the loving husband to his wife Carol Salvaggio (Vecchiola) for nearly 60 years. Born in 1930 to his parents, Antonio and Grace Salvaggio. He is survived by his children Lisa Salvaggio, Leslie Bridson and husband Edward, and Lenore O’Malley and husband Thomas Jr. He was a loving grandfather to his grandchildren, Andrew, Janelle, Laura, Troy, Melissa, Ryan and Julie. Anthony also leaves behind his sister Mary Carlson and his late brothers and sisters Peter Salvaggio, Margaret Cronin, Grace Asaro, Josephine Libertini, Dominic Salvaggio and Paul Salvaggio. Anthony was a retired Sergeant in the U.S Marines. He loved cooking Italian…

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    George (Jay) F. Dion 3/10/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    George (Jay) F. Dion, 65, of Kingston, MA passed away suddenly on March 10, 2018. Born on July 4, 1952 to the late George and Doris Dion. He was the beloved husband of 45 years to Wendy (Lord) Dion. Loving father to Schaun Dion and his wife Megan, Heather Powderly and her husband Jon, Melissa Chue and her husband James, and like a father to Mitchell Ballinger and his wife Michelle. Grandfather to Joshua and Emma Dion, Allison and Sean Powderly, and Samantha and Ava Chue. He was a graduate of Silver Lake Regional High School in Kingston and ITT Tech. At age 19 he married the love of his…

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    Kevin M. Sterbenz 3/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Kevin Michael Sterbenz, 28, left this earth unexpectedly on March 2, 2018 . As the middle brother of the Three Musketeers his physical presence will be sorely missed. His sweetheart ,Becca Lahoune, was the love of his life as he expressed it and she will have a hole in her heart forevermore. Kevin was born in California , raised from the age of 5 to 14 in Florida then on to Georgia until 16 then to Duxbury where he has spent the last 12 years of his life. Kevin was a 2008 graduate of Duxbury High and he attended Cape Cod Community College. Kevin is son of Margaret (Peggy) Sterbenz…

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    Daniel S. Nectow 3/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Daniel S. Nectow, 60, of Plymouth, passed away on March 7, 2018. He was the loving husband of Kathleen Nectow. Devoted father to Greg Nectow and Laura Nectow. Daniel is also survived by his siblings, Barry Nectow, Robert Nectow and Janet Miller. Daniel loved being outside on the water, boating and water skiing. He also enjoyed snow skiing, tennis and spending time with his loving family. Daniel was also a musician who played guitar, he enjoyed playing and listening to music. Memorial Visiting Hours will be held at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St, Kingston on Wednesday, March 14, from 4:00 to 8:00PM. In lieu of flowers, donations can…

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    Bette A. (Barlow) Bump 3/6/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Bette A. (Barlow) Bump 96, died Tuesday March 6 at Wingate at Silverlake after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Ray C. Bump, Jr. Family and friends are invited to attend her memorial service to be held Tuesday March 13 at 11:00 AM in the Blanchard Funeral Chapel, Plymouth Street (Rte. 58 @ the rotary) Whitman. Visiting hours will be held one hour prior to the service from 10:00-11:00 AM. Full obituary to follow.

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    Ryan W. MacDonald 3/2/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Ryan W. MacDonald, 36, of Plympton passed away on March 2, 2018. Loving husband to Andreah MacDonald, and father of Avery and Tegan MacDonald. Beloved son of William MacDonald and Karen V. MacDonald. Cherished brother to Kelly MacDonald and Stephen Columbo, Michael MacDonald and Maria Penilla, and Rory Nizolek. Beloved son in law of Deborah and Ned Brown and Christopher Curran of Halifax, brother in law to DaviAnn and Jack Sherman of Kingston, and Benjamin and Allison Brown of Kingston. Nephew to Gary MacDonald. Uncle to Madison, Silas, and Cenon, and Charlotte and Juliette Sherman, and Peyton Brown. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, March 9th, from 4-8:00 pm…

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    Francis E. Sullivan 3/5/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Francis E Sullivan passed into eternal life March 5, 2018 surrounded by his family after a long battle with Cancer. He was the husband of Sue (Ann Manning) Sullivan, his high school sweetheart, for 51 years. Born in South Boston to the late Francis and Mary Sullivan, he was a graduate of Don Bosco High School in 1962. He enlisted in the Navy and after an honorable discharge, moved to Quincy. In 1970, he joined the Quincy Fire Department. In his thirty years with the QFD, he ultimately served as Captain of the Wollaston Hill Fire station and then as the Training Officer of Quincy’s Fire Training Academy. He also…

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    David M. Elliott 3/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    David M. Elliott, 59, of Kingston, passed away on March 4, 2018. David is survived by his loving children Makayla Elliott and David Elliott Jr. He also leaves behind his loving life partner Carolyn Winson. David is also survived by his siblings, Joseph Elliott Jr, Michael Elliott, Ann Marie Dunn, Helen Wells, Terry Sprague, Cindy Montgomery, Diane Coch and the late Kathy Eramian. David was the loving grandfather to Savanah Elliott and McKenzie Mitchell. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. David loved spending time with his family more than anything. He loved working at the “Duxbury Mall”. He also enjoyed anything outdoors involving nature. Visiting Hours will be…

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    Robert L. Smyth 3/1/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Robert L. Smyth, 90, of Plymouth, passed away on March 1, 2018. Born in 1928 to his parents the late Lem and Margaret Smyth. Loving father of Bill Smyth and wife Margaret, Patsy Darmetko and husband Tom, Rita DePesa and husband Ron and Robin Botto and husband Tim. Loving brother to Tom Smyth, the late Billy Smyth, the late Frank Smyth, the late Betty Bassett, the late Pat O’Brien and the late Peggy Depascale. Robert was also the devoted grandfather and great grandfather to many grandchildren. Robert worked for over 40 years at the Baltimore Brush Company. He served his Country in the U.S Army. He was originally from Roxbury,…

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    Rachel K. Isherwood 2/20/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Rachel K. (Liebl) Isherwood, 75, passed away on February 20 , 2018. She was the loving wife of the late, Charles Isherwood. She is survived by her children, Michael Vincent of N. Carolina, Sharon Vincent of Florida, Lisa Drake of New Hampshire, Dawn Kirby of Plymouth and Jeffrey Isherwood of New York. She was the loving grandmother to fourteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She loved traveling with the love of her life, Hunky passed away on 6/2/2010. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and her beloved dogs. She was especially interested in working with all sorts of crafts. She was unfortunately diagnosed with Alzheimers and lived with it for…

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    Beverly A. Champignie 2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Beverly A. (Chase) Champignie, 77, of Kingston, passed away peacefully on February 23, 2018. Beverly was the beloved wife and high school sweetheart of the late Edward R Champignie. Devoted mother of the late Jeffrey Champignie of Kingston, Janell M. Croce of Kingston, and Kevin L. Champignie of Kingston. Cherished grandmother to Mari Croce, Cameron Champignie, the last Kyle Champignie, Maeja Croce and Kaelani Champignie. Sister to the late Gerald Chase and Marcia Martin of Florida. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Beverly retired from the Town of Kingston where she drove the bus for the Council of Aging for many years. She also waitressed…

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    Suzanne Rudin 2/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Suzanne Rudin, 58 of, Hamburg, PA, passed away on, February 17, 2018. She is the loving mother of Sarah Rudin and Samuel Rudin. She leaves behind her devoted mother Christine Lennard. She is also survived by her siblings, Michael Lennard, Bruce Lennard, Barbara Scott and Mary Thompson. Suzanne was a strong, beautiful woman who lit up a room when she walked in. She worked as an Executive Assistant at Guardian Life Insurance. She enjoyed gardening, painting and going to the beach and collecting sea glass. She will be missed dearly by her family and friends. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, March 3, at the Shepherd Funeral Home,…

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    Dorothy Pulsifer 2/15/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Dorothy A. (Douglas) Pulsifer, 88, of Whitman, and longtime resident of Kingston, passed away on February 15, 2018. Beloved wife of the late David Pulsifer. Loving mother to Timothy Douglas. Daughter of the late Albert W. and Aili (Anderson) Douglas. Sister to Barbara A. Douglas, Sandra A. Saucier, and the late Aileen M. Loring. Cherished grandmother to Katie A. Douglas Voci, and Benjamin Douglas, and great grandmother to Nicholas and Olivia Voci. Dorothy is also survived by her nieces and nephews; Liz Loring, Douglas Loring, Mark Douglas, Christopher Saucier, and Corey Saucier. Dorothy was a skilled sewer at Barnes Worsted Woolen Mill in Kingston and enjoyed antiquing, gardening, reading, and…

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    Joan M. Bradley 2/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Joan Marie Bradley December 25, 1933 – February 14, 2018 On Valentine’s Day our Mom left us for a bittersweet reunion with her husband, Ken; parents; siblings Jimmy, Rusty, Eddie, Sis, Marie, & Alberta; and many loved family members and friends. We believe they all came to meet and guide her to a joyous reunion in heaven on the date of her own mother’s birthday. Joan was the consummate selfless mother who always put the needs of others before her own. Born in Boston and raised in Dorchester after the death of her own mother at the age of two, Joan faced many struggles in her life but always aspired…

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    Peter A. Guidaboni 2/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Peter A. Guidaboni, 75, of Quincy, passed away on February 12, 2018. Beloved husband of Theresa Guidaboni. Loving father to Peter Guidaboni Jr, Wayne Guidaboni, Brian Guidaboni, Chris Guidaboni, and his step children Kelly Tabbut, Linda Murphy, and John P. Brennan. Son of the late Ernest and Mabel Guidaboni Arruda. Brother to Barbara Arponen and her husband Richard, Michael Guidaboni and Mary Sampson, William Arruda and his wife Susan, Richard Arruda and his wife Lynn, Stephanie Arruda Joubert and her husband Jim, and the late Patricia Chandler.Peter is also survived by several grandchildren. Visitng hours will be held on Thursday, February 15th from 4-8:00 PM at the Shepherd Funeral Home,…

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    Josephine C. Nava 2/8/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    NAVA, Josephine C. (Peterson), 91, of Kingston passed away February 8, 2018. Beloved wife of the late George R. Nava. Mother of George Jr. (Kingston), Betty-Jo and Bruce Rohr (Canton), Bob (Wareham) and Tom and Trish (Kingston). Daughter of James and Mabel Peterson. Sister of Jane Wicks, the late Ann Reid, the late John Peterson and the late Emily Loring. Grandmother of Rachel Rohr and David and Liz Rohr. Great-grandmother of Amelia Rohr. Josephine was born on September 21, 1926, grew up in Duxbury and graduated from Duxbury High School. She loved spending time with her family and friends. Visiting hours on Thursday, February 15, from 9:30-11am and a remembrance…

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    Arthur P. Vautrain, Jr. 2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Arthur P. Vautrain, beloved husband of Alice Agnes Vautrain of Duxbury, Massachusetts and inspiration to his five daughters, died on February 7, 2018. Art was a renaissance man, a gifted strategist blessed with lifelong intellectual vitality and engaged in a limitless range of interests. Art was born on October 20, 1931 in Holyoke, Massachusetts to Arthur Philip Vautrain senior and Helen Cecilia Shea. Art was, however, a consummate Bostonian, proud son of the Athens of America, passionate fan of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and opera, Museum of Fine Arts, and Pats, Bruins and Sox. He was a gourmand, happiest savoring Alice’s cuisine. Precocious and determined, Art was drawn to contribute…

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    Jewel G. Verell 2/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Jewel G. Verell, 78,of Duxbury, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loved ones on February 4, 2018 following her brave five year battle with cancer. Beloved wife of Charles F. (Chuck) Verell. Loving mother of Jason J. Verell and Megan E. Verell. A Memorial Service will be held at Mayflower Church, 207 Main St., Kingston, MA on Wednesday February 14 at 11:00AM., followed by a reception at the church. Donations in Jewel’s memory may be made to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Attn: Ovarian Cancer Contribution Services, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445, or The Gideons International, The Gideons International Processing Center, P.O. Box 97251, Washington, DC…

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    Arlene Lovell 2/4/2018 12:00:00 AM Kingston,MA

    Arlene Lovell, 94, of Duxbury died on February 4th surrounded by her loving sons. Arlene lived her entire life in Duxbury and went to Duxbury schools. Arlene loved her home town and was proud that her family came here on the Mayflower. Arlene loved helping others which showed through her professional career. Arlene was a bookkeeper at their family business, A.W.Lovell company, worked at the Duxbury Free Library, Duxbury school and was a home health aide for Trusted Health the majority of her professional career. She also loved singing with her brother Rex at WBET Radio Station and putting out 3 albums. After she retired, she volunteered at the Duxbury…