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    Marguerite “Terri” Davey

    Marguerite T. Davey (Fortin), “Terri”, age 88, a long-time Wilmington resident, formerly of Lawrence and Andover, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on September 29, 2019, at the Lahey Hospital in Burlington. Terri was born on November 12, 1930 and was raised in Lawrence, MA. She was a graduate of Lawrence High School with the Class of 1948. Terri went on to continue her education at a secretarial school and went on to work at Merrimack Mutual Insurance Co. in Andover. Terri loved the ocean and going to Hampton Beach with her friends, where she met her future husband Jim Davey. Terri and Jim married in September…

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    Marguerite “Terri” Davey

    Marguerite T. Davey (Fortin), “Terri”, age 88, a long-time Wilmington resident, formerly of Lawrence and Andover, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on September 29, 2019, at the Lahey Hospital in Burlington. Terri was born on November 12, 1930 and was raised in Lawrence, MA. She was a graduate of Lawrence High School with the Class of 1948. Terri went on to continue her education at a secretarial school and went on to work at Merrimack Mutual Insurance Co. in Andover. Terri loved the ocean and going to Hampton Beach with her friends, where she met her future husband Jim Davey. Terri and Jim married in September…

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    Jane M. (MacMullin) MacEachern

    Jane M. (MacMullin) MacEachern, age 83, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on September 28, 2019. Jane was the beloved wife of 60 years to Norman D. MacEachern, devoted mother of Karen Strem & her partner Frank Moss of North Andover, Patty Fay & her husband Mike of Wilmington, Janice Hanlon & her husband Billy of Billerica, Nancy Acquaviva & her husband Dave of Haverhill and Joe MacEachern & his wife Annie of Londonderry, NH. Loving “Nana” of Justin, Matthew & his wife Michelle, Brendan, Mikey & his wife Kristen, Sean, Corey & his wife Dana, Brett, Tyler, Emily, Kyle, Shane, Ava and great-granddaughter…

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    Joseph P. Costello Sr.

    Joseph P. Costello Sr., “Joe”, age 57, a life-long resident of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly on September 26, 2019. Joe was the beloved husband of Tracey (Stewart) Costello, devoted father of Joseph P. Costello Jr. & his fiancé Danielle Spilotros of Oxford, Allyson Hanlon & her husband Richard of Billerica and Matthew Costello & his girlfriend Meg Ferguson of Wilmington. Loving “Bampy” of Conor and Abigail Hanlon. Cherished son of Mary (Lee) and the late Edward “Costy” Costello of Wilmington, dear brother of Betsy Redmond, Cheryl Dacko & husband Paul, Edward “Butch” Costello & wife Andrea, Michael Costello & wife Kathy, Tricia Welch & husband Michael, Sean Costello & wife…

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    Robert E. “Bob” Doyle

    Robert E. “Bob” Doyle, age 82, of Wilmington, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on September 26, 2019. Bob was the beloved husband of Beverly A. (Austin) Doyle, devoted father of Michael Doyle & his wife Lillian of Somersworth, NH, Diane Doyle of Wilmington and Cheryl Kitner & her husband Kurt of Billerica, loving “Grampa” of Joshua & Rocio Doyle, Patrick Doyle, Danny Valerio, Molly Philip & her husband Prince and Joseph Costa, cherished son of the late John H. and Elizabeth (Peterson) Doyle, dear brother of the late Louise Skiffington.  Bob was also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather for…

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    Paul J. Minichiello, Sr.

    Paul J. Minichiello, Sr., age 65, of Wilmington, formerly of Malden, passed away unexpectedly on September 22, 2019. Paul was born on May 22, 1954, in Boston, MA; he was the dear son of the late John and Sarah (Genovese) Minichiello. Paul was raised and educated in Malden. Paul enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and started active duty in February of 1972. Paul took several courses to continue his education and earned his National Defense Service Medal as well as his Rifle Marksman Badge during his time in the Marines; he also worked his way up to rank of Lance Corporal in May of 1973. Paul was honorably…

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    John D. MacKinnon

    John D. MacKinnon, age 56, of Lowell, passed away unexpectedly on September 17, 2019. John was the beloved husband of Shirley A. (Borgeson) MacKinnon, devoted father of Matthew MacKinnon and Jacob MacKinnon both of Lowell, cherished son of Brenda (Shrier) Carr & her husband Roy of Wilmington and Daniel J. MacKinnon & his wife Nancy of NH, dear brother of Mark MacKinnon of Wilmington and the late Cheryl Ann Donahue and Daniel J. MacKinnon, Jr. John is also survived by his brother-in-law, Michael Donahue, as well as many loving nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather for Visitation at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave., (Rte. 62),…

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    Geraldine V. Lurvey

    Geraldine V. Lurvey (Downey), “Gerry”, age 96 of Francestown, NH, formerly of Wilmington, MA and Windham, NH, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on September 12, 2019. Gerry was born in Brookline, MA on February 14, 1923; she was the dear daughter of the late James and Isabelle Downey. Gerry was raised in a large, loving family who grew up in Swampscott and Hopkinton. Gerry was a graduate of Roslindale High School with the Class of 1940. Throughout her life, Gerry, was known to be quite an athlete and a beautiful figure skater; she was invited to join the Ice Follies because of her talent and gracefulness on the…

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    Patricia Ann MacDonald

    Patricia Ann (Higgins) MacDonald, age 90, of Wilmington, passed away surrounded by her loving family on September 11, 2019. Patricia was the devoted mother of Frederick MacDonald & his wife Amanda, Helene Razzino of Wilmington, Richard MacDonald & his wife Heidi of West Newbury, Michael MacDonald of Wilmington, William MacDonald & his wife Denise of Salem, NH and Kathleen Christensen of Wilmington, loving “Nana” of Mary, Patricia, Colleen, John, James, Lindsay, Robert, Mathew and Vanessa, “Great-Nana” of Taylor, Brian, Samantha, Jonathan, Reinaldo, Emma & Colby, cherished daughter of the late James A. and Josephine (Bellevue) Higgins, dear sister of the late James Higgins. Family and friends will gather for Visitation…

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    Ruth M. Lyman

    Ruth M. Lyman (Dole), age 83, of Wilmington, formerly of Charlestown, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2019, at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington. Ruth was born on February 28, 1936, in Somerville, MA; she was the dear daughter of the late Warren and Hannah Dole. Ruth was raised and educated in Charlestown and went to Matignon High School in Cambridge. Ruth was a true “Townie” who never forgot her roots; she made many life-long girlfriends growing up in Charlestown and they stayed extremely close throughout the years. Ruth and her friends were devoted to one another; they raised their families together, vacationed, traveled together and they spent many happy…

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    Linda J. (Crouse) Alpers

    Linda J. (Crouse) Alpers, age 72, a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away on September 9, 2019. Linda was the devoted mother of Michael Alpers & his wife Christine of Wilmington, Michelle Alpers (f/k/a Michelle MacLellan) of Billerica and Brian Cote of New Boston, NH, loving “Nonnie” of James, Michael, Olivia and Vincent, cherished daughter of the late Kenneth and Mary (Catalano) Crouse, dear sister of Lisa Botta & her husband Paul of NH and the late Kenneth Crouse, devoted friend of Christy Hill of Wilmington. Linda is also very special to the late Bob Cote, many nieces & nephews, and her loving dog, the late Sable. Family and friends will…

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    Elizabeth D. (Boyle) Lothian

    Elizabeth D. (Boyle) Lothian, age 82, of Derry, NH, passed away peacefully with her family on Sept 3, 2019. Betty was born Nov 20, 1936, to the late Thomas and Dorothy Boyle. She was raised in Wilmington, and was the older of the “3 Boyle Sisters”. After graduating Wilmington High School, Betty married and settled in Wilmington, where she raised her 4 children with her former husband and friend, Jim Lothian, of Thornton NH. Betty earned her Nursing Degree later in life. She loved being an RN and excelled for over 20 years in the Emergency Room at the former St. Joe’s Hospital in Lowell. She then retired from Saints…

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    Lucille C. (Enos) Gilson

    Lucille C. (Enos) Gilson, age 77, of Chelmsford, formerly of Wilmington, passed away on August 30, 2019. Lucille was the beloved wife of the late Albert G. Gilson, devoted mother of Phillip Gilson & his wife Heidi of Tyngsborough, Stephen Gilson & his wife Chanhsamone of Hudson, NH, and Thomas Gilson of Lowell, loving “Nana” of Ashlyn, Gianna, Nicholas and Isabelle, cherished daughter of the late John and Mary (Broderick) Enos, dear sister of Carolyn Deal of Stoneham, the late John Enos and Cynthia Gallarelli, sister-in-law of Al Gallarelli of Wilmington. Lucille is also survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at the…

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    Lucille C. (Enos) Gilson

    Lucille C. (Enos) Gilson, age 77, of Chelmsford, formerly of Wilmington, passed away on August 30, 2019. Lucille was the beloved wife of the late Albert G. Gilson, devoted mother of Phillip Gilson & his wife Heidi of Tyngsborough, Stephen Gilson & his wife Chanhsamone of Hudson, NH, and Thomas Gilson of Lowell, loving “Nana” of Ashlyn, Gianna, Nicholas and Isabelle, cherished daughter of the late John and Mary (Broderick) Enos, dear sister of Carolyn Deal of Stoneham, the late John Enos and Cynthia Gallarelli, sister-in-law of Al Gallarelli of Wilmington. Lucille is also survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at the…

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    Lucille C. (Enos) Gilson

    Lucille C. (Enos) Gilson, age 77, of Chelmsford, formerly of Wilmington, passed away on August 30, 2019. Lucille was the beloved wife of the late Albert G. Gilson, devoted mother of Phillip Gilson & his wife Heidi of Tyngsborough, Stephen Gilson & his wife Chanhsamone of Hudson, NH, and Thomas Gilson of Lowell, loving “Nana” of Ashlyn, Gianna, Nicholas and Isabelle, cherished daughter of the late John and Mary (Broderick) Enos, dear sister of Carolyn Deal of Stoneham, the late John Enos and Cynthia Gallarelli, sister-in-law of Al Gallarelli of Wilmington. Lucille is also survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at the…

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    Donivee Vincent

    Donivee Vincent, (Lopresti), age 76, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington on August 7, 2019. Donivee was the beloved mother of Edward Bourque & wife Lisa of Wilmington and Brian Bourque & wife Melissa of Tewksbury. Loving “Grammy” of Mackenzie Bourque, David “DJ” Bourque and Jack Bourque. Cherished daughter of the late Anthony and Doris (Williams) Lospresti. Donivee is one of 8 siblings and is further survived by many nieces and nephews. At Donivee’s request all services are private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Donivee’s memory may be made to a Charity of Your Choice. Arrangements are under the direction of the Nichols Funeral…

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    Raymond E. Piretti, Jr.

    Raymond E. Piretti, Jr., age 81, of Tewksbury, formerly a long-time resident of Wilmington and Medford, passed away unexpectedly on August 28, 2019. Ray was the devoted father of Francine (Piretti) Tirrell & her husband Bill and Christine “Kiffy” Boudreau & her husband Ernie all of Tewksbury and Raylene Piretti & her companion Brian Feeley of Lowell. Loving “Gampa” of Mason, Madisyn and the late Dakota Catherine Boudreau, former husband and friend of the late Catherine Piretti. Cherished son of the late Raymond E. Sr. and Elizabeth G. (Fenton) Piretti, dear brother of the late Rose Piretti and Betty Ann Holland, brother-in-law of Linda & Eddie Helein of Burlington. Ray…

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    William J. “Bill” Wolfe

    William J. Wolfe, “Bill”, age 75, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly at home on August 23, 2019. Bill was born on June 3, 1944 in Medford; he was the son of the late Francis Wolfe and Isabel (Starrat) Wolfe. Bill was raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School. Bill met the love of his life Betty (Ellis) Wolfe while working in Boston and the two were inseparable ever since that day. Shortly after, Bill and Betty married in 1964 and began a family. They proudly shared 55 years of unconditional love and many, many fond times together. During their years of raising five children and many animals, Bill…

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    William J. “Bill” Wolfe

    William J. Wolfe, “Bill”, age 75, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly at home on August 23, 2019. Bill was born on June 3, 1944 in Medford; he was the son of the late Francis Wolfe and Isabel (Starrat) Wolfe. Bill was raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School. Bill met the love of his life Betty (Ellis) Wolfe while working in Boston and the two were inseparable ever since that day. Shortly after, Bill and Betty married in 1964 and began a family. They proudly shared 55 years of unconditional love and many, many fond times together. During their years of raising five children and many animals, Bill…

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    William J. “Bill” Wolfe

    William J. Wolfe, “Bill”, age 75, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly at home on August 23, 2019. Bill was born on June 3, 1944 in Medford; he was the son of the late Francis Wolfe and Isabel (Starrat) Wolfe. Bill was raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School. Bill met the love of his life Betty (Ellis) Wolfe while working in Boston and the two were inseparable ever since that day. Shortly after, Bill and Betty married in 1964 and began a family. They proudly shared 55 years of unconditional love and many, many fond times together. During their years of raising five children and many animals, Bill…

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    Marie J. (Ciampa) Cummings

    Marie J. (Ciampa) Cummings, age 81, of Reading, passed away on August 17, 2019. Marie was the beloved wife of Richard D. Cummings, devoted mother of Richard D. Cummings, Jr. & his wife Lisa, Maria Cummings & her wife Jean Cummings and Gina M. Cummings & her husband Andrew J. Gioia, Jr. all of Wilmington, loving “Grandma” of Richard D. Cummings, III & his wife Kristen, Eric Cummings & his wife Sakara, Joseph M. Cummings, Maria R. Cummings, Anthony R. Cummings and Nicholas W. Cummings, cherished daughter of the late Nicholas and Aurora (Andriotti) Ciampa, dear sister of Nicholas Ciampa of Cambridge and the late Aurora Campana. Marie is also…

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    Carolyne R. Anderson

    Carolyne R. Anderson, age 50, of Hampton, NH, formerly of Wilmington, MA, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on August 16, 2019. Carolyne was born on December 3, 1968 in Medford, MA. She was the cherished daughter of Russell H. Anderson Sr. of Wilmington, MA and the late Diane R. (Burpee) Anderson, and the dear sister of Russ. Carolyne lived in Hampton, NH for the past 25 years with her partner, Jon Pelletier. Carolyne leaves behind Jon, close friends Becky and Kevin Greenleaf and their two children Addie and Caleb, whom she adored, of Topsham, ME and dear friend Claire Pelletier of Topsham, ME. Carolyne is also survived by her…

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    Elizabeth (Nolan) McNabb

    Elizabeth M. McNabb (Nolan) “Liz”, age 94, formerly of Wilmington and East Boston, passed away peacefully on August 10, 2019, at home in Delray Beach, FL. Liz was born and raised in East Boston, MA; she was the cherished daughter of the late Aaron and Anastasia Nolan. Liz was the oldest of nine siblings and part of a large, loving family. Liz attended Sacred Heart school and was a graduate of East Boston High School. Throughout her life, Liz, was a devout Catholic and a member of Sacred Heart Parish in East Boston as well as St. Dorothy’s Church in Wilmington. In 1945, Liz married Bill McNabb; the lived in…

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    William J. Dalesio Sullivan

    William J. Dalesio Sullivan, “Billy”, age 48, of Lowell, passed away surrounded by his loving family on August 12, 2019. Billy was the devoted father of Adam Dalesio of Nashua, NH, cherished son of Donna M. (Dalesio) Sullivan and her partner Charles “Chicky” Sullivan of FL, dear brother of Michelle Nutt & her husband Charles of Lowell, Melissa Smith & her husband Robert of Billerica, MaryJane Lugo & her husband Benjamin of Nashua and Timmy Sullivan & his wife Jenn of Lowell, loving uncle of Alexis, Haley, Jack, Cameron, Benny, Jeffrey, Alivia and T.J., great-uncle of McKenzie, grandson of “Nana Lil” of Nashua. Billy is survived by his former spouse…

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    Doris May (Allen) Squibb

    Doris May (Allen) Squibb, age 88, of Lynnfield, formerly of Andover and Wilmington, passed away surrounded by her loving family on August 7, 2019. Doris was born on October 10,1930 in Arlington, MA. She was the cherished daughter of the late Walter F. Sr. and Beatrice V. (Lowe) Allen, and the dear sister of the late Walter Allen Jr.  Doris was raised in Medford, MA and graduated from Medford High School. She worked as an executive secretary for an insurance company in Boston, MA for several years before her marriage. Doris met the “love of her life”, Irwin M. Squibb, many years ago. Both Doris and Irwin chased a spotlight…

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    James Thayer Hastings

    James Thayer Hastings “Jim”, age 84, of Peabody, formerly a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on August 5, 2019, from complications of Parkinson’s Disease. Jim was born in Somerville, MA on August 15, 1934; he was the dear son of the late James L. and Helen Hastings. Jim was raised and educated in Somerville and Nashua, NH and was a graduate of Nashua High School. Jim went on to further his education at the University of New Hampshire where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Dairy Husbandry. Jim attended OCS in Newport, RI and in December of 1956 he was commissioned with rank of Ensign to active duty…

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    Steven W. Parker

    Steven W. Parker, age 62, of Wilmington, passed away on Friday, August 9th from complications related to a massive stroke suffered while recovering from open heart surgery. At the time, he was surrounded by members of his loving family and friends. Steven was born on Dec. 23rd, 1956 in Boston, MA. He was the beloved husband of Shari (Dennis Belding) Parker, and the son of Edward and Ann Parker (formerly of Braintree, MA.), where Steve graduated from high school in 1974. After receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Business at Bentley University in 1978, Steve’s career included a senior management position with Corp. Tech, Inc. in Burlington, and for the past…

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    Janet E. Manuel

    Janet E. Manuel, age 79, of Wilmington formerly of Woburn, passed away peacefully on August 7, 2019. Janet was the devoted mother of Pamela (McGondel) Streletsky & husband Paul of Haverhill, Sandra (McGondel) Pelleriti of Billerica, Janet (McGondel) LeBlanc & husband Michael of Dracut and Lawrence R. McGondel Jr. of Portsmouth, NH. Loving “Nanna” of Samantha, Sara, Jenna, Michelle, Michael and Brian. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Janet is predeceased by her parents James and Lorraine (Fraser) Manuel, her siblings Barbara Clifford, Lorraine Manuel, James Manuel and her former husband Lawrence McGondel Sr. Family and friends will gather for Visiting Hours on Sunday, August…

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    Stephen J. Bowker

    Stephen J. Bowker, age 58, of Wilmington, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on August 5, 2019. Stephen was the beloved husband of Janice (Annunziata) Bowker, devoted father of Stephen John Bowker, Jr. & his girlfriend Sarah E. Young and Anthony John Bowker all of Wilmington, cherished son of the late Wilfred J. and Bernice E. (Kondrup) Bowker, dear brother of Edward W. Bowker & his wife Elaine of Las Vegas and James D. Bowker & his wife Jennifer Borman of Cranston, RI, uncle of Isabella and Benjamin Bowker, son-in-law of Anthony Annunziata & his wife Zsa Zsa of Woburn. Stephen is also survived by many brothers…

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    Janet (Colucci) O’Connor

    Janet (Colucci) O’Connor, age 86, a life-time resident of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on August 4, 2019. Janet was born on October 4, 1932. She was the daughter of the late Steven and Evelyn (Ardito) Colucci. She grew up in Wilmington and graduated from Wilmington High. She was the beloved wife of Alfred T. O’Connor, with whom she celebrated 63 years of marriage. She met Alfred while working in Boston. They married a few years later and built a house next to her sister and father in Wilmington. A few years later, their family was complete when their son, Thomas, was born. Janet was a stay-at-home Mom and took great…

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    Peter C. Carlson

    Peter C. Carlson, age 76, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on August 1st, surrounded by his family. Peter was the beloved husband of Thomasina “Tommie” (Schettine) Carlson. He was the loving father of Karen Carlo, Todd Carlson & his wife Stacey and Kristofer Carlson & his wife Danielle. Peter was the cherished grandfather of Michael Carlson & Nicole Danizo, Marisa Carlson & Mike Desimone, Meghan & Charlie Wagner and Nathan Carlson. Peter was predeceased by his parents; the late James and Jean (Feuless) Carlson. Family and friends will gather for visiting hours at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington on Tuesday, August 6th, from 4-5:30p.m., with a…

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    Janice M. (Prevost) Cusick

    Janice M. Cusick, age 84, of Gloucester, passed away peacefully on August 2nd, 2019.  Beloved mother of Karen Cusick Faison of Gloucester and the late Gary Cusick, loving “Nana” of Christopher Faison II and Miranda Faison, great-grandmother of Nevaeh Faison and Maya Fields, cherished daughter of the late Burton “Red” & Lucy (Hannon) Prevost, dear sister of the late Ronald, Burton and Wesley Prevost.  Janice is also survived by her son-in-law Christopher Faison, as well as many nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held in Calvary Cemetery, 151 Eastern Ave., Gloucester, on Wednesday, August 7th, at 10:30 a.m. Memorial donations in Janice’s name can be made to the…