WORCESTER___Edward Lech, 76, of Worcester died on Monday, October 22, 2018 in his home with his family at his side. He is survived by his wife of fifty-five years, Irena (Bruderek) Lech. He also leaves his children, Marek Lech and his wife Monika of Worcester, Krzysztof Lech and his wife Renata of Millbury; six grandchildren,
WORCESTER___Bronislawa “Betty” Wroblewski, 98, of Worcester died on Sunday October 21, 2018 in the Life Care Center of Auburn. She leaves her godchild, Steven Jankowski and his wife Lila, her cousins and she also leaves friends who cared for her in her later years, Lee and Richard Pietrewicz and Deacon Jim and Carole Denning. Betty
Joseph R. Battelle, Jr., 70, of Chelmsford passed away Thursday, October 18. He leaves two daughters, Jennifer Battelle of Chelmsford and Renee Gallagher and her husband, William of Reading; five grandchildren, Nora, Grace, Gabrielle, Owen and Brendan; his former wife, Mary (Hanley) Battelle of Reading; four sisters, Margaret M. Battelle of Provincetown, Catherine M. Gilbert
Leo Van Nguyen, 26, of Worcester died Friday, October 19th at home. His funeral is Monday, October 29th from O’CONNOR BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 592 Park Avenue followed by cremation in Rural Crematory. Calling hours are Sunday, October 30th from 5:00 until 8:00 PM in the funeral home.
Christina Cocaine, 71, of Worcester died Saturday, October 20th at home. She leaves many cousins. She was predeceased by her parents, George P. and Bernice W. (Johnson) Cocaine and her brother, Peter G. Cocaine. She was born in Worcester and graduated from South High School. Christina worked as a blood bank technician from 1966 until
Worcester – On Thursday, October 18, 2018, a day following his 76th birthday, Richard James Kupstas peacefully fell asleep to await God’s glorious promise of everlasting life free from pain. (Revelation 21:4) “Sorrow has passed. Peace at last! Life without tears or pain.” Dick is survived by his devoted sister, Karenann Provost of DeLand, Florida,
Worcester – Theresa V. (Beaudry) Auger, 89, of Worcester, died on Thursday, October 18th in Beaumont of Westborough after an illness. Theresa was married to the late Everett I. Auger and is survived by her son, David Auger of Worcester; three daughters, Diane Auger of Palmer, MA, Kathy Hickey of Worcester and Lori Auger of
Natick – Ruth Irene Gilinsky, 88, formerly of Auburn died on Wednesday, October 17th in the Mary Ann Morse Healthcare Center, Natick after enduring many years with Alzheimer’s Disease. Ruth was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Edmond and Marguerite (Hosmer) Gilinsky. She was predeceased by two sisters, Janet Holmes and Dorothy Geiger; a
Georgetta (Woodfin) McCreary, 83, of Worcester died Friday, October 12th in Royal Spring Valley Center. She leaves four grandsons, Eugene, Eric, Joe and Toni; nine great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Haddie Booker. She was born in Union Town, Alabama the daughter of Jake and Haddie (Bennette) Woodfin.
Russell W. Gilbert, 89, of Worcester, died Wednesday, October 17th in UMass Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor J. (Davis) Gilbert with whom he celebrated their 65th wedding annniversary in June; his son Gary R. Gilbert and his wife, Lori of Danielson, CT; his daughter, Linda D. Sullivan and her husband, Mark
Worcester – Louis T. Minka, 86, of Auburn and formerly of South Yarmouth passed away peacefully exactly 5 years after his wife Joan A. (Gelber) Minka on Tuesday, October 16th in Saint Vincent Hospital with his family by his side. Mr. Minka is predeceased by his wife Joan (the love of his life) of 58
WORCESTER – Robert F. “Togo” Cicio, 80 a longtime Worcester resident, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at the Life Care Center of Auburn following a period of declining health. He was the beloved husband of the late Gail E. (Wood) Cicio, who died in 2013. Arrangements are incomplete.
WORCESTER-Catherine “Kathleen” E. (O’Malley) Gallivan passed away peacefully on Monday, October 15, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 15, 1934 to John and Mary (O’Toole) O’Malley on Inishturk Island, County Mayo, Ireland. Kathleen immigrated to Worcester, MA in 1952. She worked as a nanny, nurses aid and in 1974 she
Alvin J. Blash Sr., 72 of Worcester Ma., A Navy Veteran, died Saturday, October 13, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital. He leaves his wife of 51 years, Marylou (Millette) Blash. Alvin was predeceased by his son Robert M Blash in 2003, his father Edward G Blash Sr., his mother Hazel B Blash, two brothers Michael
WORCESTER – Mary A. (Palumbo) Grimaldi, 101, of Worcester, passed away on October 13, 2018 peacefully surrounded by her family. Mary was born in Worcester on September 9, 1917 a daughter of late John and Antoinette (Izzo) Palumbo. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph A. Grimaldi. She was a lifelong member of
Maureen “Bitsy” (Fink) Flanagan, 79, formerly of West Boylston passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018 surrounded by her family. She leaves five children, Thomas F. Flanagan of Shrewsbury, Mark E. Flanagan of Gardner, Paula M. Flanagan and her husband, Joseph Kittredge of Worcester, Peter R. Flanagan and his wife, Rhonda of West Boylston and Mary
Worcester_Dr. Edmond M. Koury, 86, of Worcester, a longtime physician with a solo internal medicine practice in Worcester, died October 11, 2018, at UMass Memorial Medical Center. A first-generation Lebanese American, Edmond was born in Torrington, Conn., the son of Michael and Carmen (Saba) Koury. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at the
SPENCER-Russell A. Barnes, 75, passed away Sunday , October 7th in Harrington Hospital. A long time resident of Spencer. He leaves his wife of 44 years, Helen (St. Pierre) Barnes; a sister and brother.in law Debra a d Steven Warmen of North Brookfield; three sisters, Barbara S. Hanson, Joan H. Peters and Carol A. Duhart