• Pittsfield

    Grady, Robert J.

    Robert J. Grady, 71 of Pittsfield passed away on Tuesday November 26, 2019 with his family by his side. Born in Pittsfield on January 14, 1948, he…

  • Pittsfield

    Hand, Evelyn J.

    Evelyn Jane Hand, 84, of Kimball Farms, Lenox, died Sunday, November 24, 2019, at its Nursing Care Center. Before moving to Kimball Farms, she…

  • Pittsfield

    Hurley, Edea

    Edea Marcellena (Gregory) Hurley passed away on Nov. 18, 2019 after a brief illness. She was born on Feb 4, 1924 in Pittsfield, MA. to the late…

  • Pittsfield

    Zaccari, Dante S.

    Dante Samuel Zaccari, born July 21, 1926, a beloved son, husband, father, grandpa, and great-grandpa passed peacefully on November 25, 2019. He was…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Howard Cruse

    Howard Russell Cruse, 75 of Williamstown, MA died of cancer Tuesday November 26, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center. He was born in Birmingham, AL on May 2, 1944 son of Clyde and Irma (Russell) Cruse. He attended schools in Springville, AL and graduated from Indian Springs School. Howard received a bachelor’s degree from Birmingham-Southern College in Birmingham, AL. Howard was a self-employed cartoonist and writer all of his life. He notably founded the gay comics movement in 1980 and published the novel, “Stuck Rubber Baby” that won awards worldwide. He moved to the Berkshires in 2002. Survivors include his husband of 40 years, Edward P. Sedarbaum and one daughter Kim…

  • 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…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Dante Zaccari

    Dante Samuel Zaccari, born July 21, 1926, a beloved son, husband, father, grandpa, and great-grandpa passed peacefully on November 25, 2019. He was born and lived his entire life in Pittsfield. Dante was a decorated war hero, having served in the Navy during World War II. During his service, he received numerous awards and commendations for his bravery and valor, including the World War II Victory Medal, American Area Medal, European African Middle Eastern Ribbon, Asiatic Pacific Area Medal, and the Philippine Liberation Ribbon for his service. Dante was just two days short of celebrating his 72nd wedding anniversary, when on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 1947, at Holy Family Church…

  • Pittsfield

    Blair, Claire

    Claire (Arnold) Blair, 79 of North Adams, MA died Sunday November 24, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center. She was born in Stamford, VT on September…

  • Pittsfield

    Foley, Theresa V.

    Theresa “Terry” Foley, 64, of Pittsfield, passed away at Berkshire Medical Center on October 24, 2019, after battling a long illness. Terry had a…

  • North Adams,  Pittsfield

    Claire Blair

    Claire (Arnold) Blair, 79 of North Adams, MA died Sunday November 24, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center. She was born in Stamford, VT on September 23, 1940 daughter of Ludger and Rose (Courtemanche) Arnold. She attended Drury High School. Claire worked at BerkMatics for over 30 years until her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary and St. John Bosco Churches. Claire enjoyed playing Bingo, trips to the casino and a glass of wine with ice cubes. She was the widow of Raymond F. Blair who died on April 22, 2013. They were married on June 28, 1958. Survivors include two daughters- Ruth Snow and her husband,…

  • Pittsfield

    Barbas, Jean M.

    Jean Marie Barbas, 89, passed away peacefully on November 24, 2019. She was born in Pittsfield on April 17, 1930, a daughter of the late Arthur and…

  • Pittsfield

    Wheeler, Paul B.

    Clarksburg – Paul B. Wheeler, 78, of Clarksburg, MA passed away on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston following…

  • Pittsfield

    Zinn, Jerry

    Jerry Zinn, formerly of Goose Pond and later Church Street in Lee, died peacefully at his home in The Bronx, NY on November 13th at the age of 92….

  • Pittsfield

    Busl, Barbara J.

    Wife of longtime Northern Berkshire pastor dies. Barbara Jane Busl, 90, widow of Willard Busl, died Nov. 3 in hospice care at the Life Care Center…

  • Pittsfield

    Martin, Paul J.

    HOUSATONIC – Paul Martin, 56, passed away on Friday, November 22, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Great Barrington, MA to…

  • Pittsfield

    Wilk, Stella H.

    ADAMS – Stella H. Wilk, 99 of Adams, passed away peacefully Wednesday, November 20, 2019. Born in Adams on January 19, 1920, daughter of the late…