Thursday, August 7, 2008

Massachusetts Daily Obituaries 08/07/08

  • Bacon, Emelie

    Age 103, on August 5, 2008, of St. Petersburg, FL, formerly of Roxbury, MA. Beloved wife of the late E.J. Bacon. Mother of Alcide Bacon and his wife Eileen Bacon of Quincy, MA, and Viola V. Bacon Lavoie and her husband Armand of Oceanside, CA. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and one-great-great grandaughter. Funeral Arrangements by Bret Funeral Home, 4810 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33711. Phone: 727-321-3321

    • Bar-David, Janet (Lipson)

      Of Hull, MA. Entered peacefully into rest on August 6th at the age of 54 years. Dear Mother of Aliza and Michele "Mimi" Bar-David. Daughter of Milton and Vivian Lipson. Sister of Laura & Ron Levine and Robert & Robin Lipson. Aunt of Amanda & Jaime Levine and Jacob & Michael Lipson. The Family will be at the Levine Home on Thursday, 3 pm - 7 pm and Friday 1 pm -4 pm.

      • Barker Jr., Hugh T.

        • Barnard, Gary M.

          Gary M. Barnard 1938 - 2008 PALM DESERT, CA - Gary M. Barnard, 70, of Palm Desert, CA passed away at Eisenhower Medical Center on July 30, 2008. He was born to Douglas and Mildred Barnard in Springfield, MA. He enlisted into the United States Navy at a young age. He later went into construction, working for Adams and Ruxtun. He moved to Palm Desert, CA in 1997 and was known at the Palm Desert Country Club Association. He is survived by his son, Shawn Barnard, daughter-in-law Ruth Barnard and 3 grandsons,…

          • Bashaw, Alice M. (Demers)

            Alice M. (Demers) Bashaw, 83, passed away Monday, August 4, 2008 in Autumn Village in Worcester. She leaves her husband Charles A. Bashaw of Shrewsbury; three sons Francis S. Cloutier of Kentucky, Michael R Cloutier of Spencer & Brian J. Cloutier of Worcester; three stepchildren Robert Bashaw of Oxford, Sally Jason of Shrewsbury & Paul Bashaw of Holden; two brothers Roger R. Demers of FL. and Dennis G. Demers of Colorado; two sisters, Cecile A. Williamson of FL. and Helene D. Martel of FL.; 9…

            • Bazikas, Casimir J.

              Casimir J. Bazikas, 87, died Tuesday August 5 in St. Vincents Hospital surrounded by his family. He leaves his wife of 58 years, Grazina (Simulynas) Bazikas; a son, Vytautas Bazikas of Southborough, a daughter, Nijole Harcus of New Hampshire, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is predeceased by a brother Antanas and a sister Mary. Casimir was born in the United States, a son of the late Jonas and Antonina (Naujokiute) Bazikas. He was raised and educated in Lithuania before returning to…

              • Beaudette, Robert P.

                Robert P. Beaudette, 74, affectionately called "Mr. B", died on Tuesday, after a short illness. He was born in Auburn, the son of Arthur and Josephine Gallant Beaudette. He is survived by his wife, Beverly; daughter Debra and her finance Chris Barrows; son Michael and his wife Melinda and six grandchildren, Tauren, Jaren and Arianne Beaudette Choinski; Alison, Lucas and Jake Beaudette. He leaves brothers Albert, Roger and Arthur Beaudette; sisters Genevieve St. Cyr, Marie Hadley, Doris McDonald…

                • Bell, Mark S.

                  Mark S. Bell, 52, Worcester, died Aug. 1, 2008. Mark was born in Worcester July 1, 1956, to the late John D. and Beatrice A. Bell. Two sisters, Pamela Seaver and Kathy Morin and a brother, John Bell, Jr., preceded him in death. Mark worked as a tradesman and was a faithful fan of the Red Sox and Patriots since childhood. Mark is survived by his children Gabrielle Bell of Warwick, RI, Samantha Bell of Lubec, ME, and Justin Bell of West Brookfield, MA; sisters Priscilla Olson of Leicester, Sharon Sodano of…

                  • Berardi, Michael W.

                    Michael W. Berardi, 77, of 42 Quaker Hwy., Uxbridge, formerly of Douglas, died Tue., Aug. 5, after a brief illness. He is survived by 2 children, Amy A. and her husband Rick Cundall of Douglas and Michael T. and his wife Marie Berardi of Grafton; 3 grandchildren, Geoffrey, Madison and Ashley; a sister, Angelina Dignan of Wareham; his former wife, Eleanor (Vecchione) Luneau of Douglas; and several nephews and nieces. Born in Milford on Dec. 26, 1930, he was the son of Angelo and Mary (Desantis) Berardi and…

                    • Brooks, Harold R.

                      Harold R. Brooks longtime Lowell resident, avid bowler; 65 LOWELL Harold R. Brooks, 65, a lifelong resident of Lowell, and currently of Tewksbury, died Tuesday, August 5, 2008, at his Tewksbury residence, after a brief illness. He was a son of the late William F. and the late Ellen E. (Hovey) Brooks. Born July 9, 1943, in Lowell, he made his home in the Pawtucketville Section of the City before residing in Tewksbury, and was an assembler for A Plus in Dracut, and had also worked at Goodwill in Lowell for…

                      • Brooks, Raymond

                        Raymond Brooks 1926-2008 MONSON - Raymond Brooks, 81, of State Ave died Sunday, August 3, 2008, at Mary Lane Hospital in Ware. Born in Natick, MA to the late Raymond H. and Georgina (Porter) Brooks, he has been a resident of Monson since 1958. He leaves a brother Porter Brooks of Florida and many friends and caregivers at Monson Developmental Center. A memorial service will be held Friday August 8, 2008 in Daly Hall at 1pm. Lombard Funeral Home of Monson has been entrusted with the arrangements.,

                        • Bryant, Miyoko (Inada)

                          • Burke, Kathryn M.

                            the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Ave., QUINCY, Sat., Aug. 9th at 9:15 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Ann's Church, 757 Hancock St., Wollaston at 10:15 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Fri. 4-8 p.m. Interment Pine Hill Cemetery, West Quincy. In lieu of flowers donations in Mrs. Burke's memory may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston, Office of Mission Advancement, 637 Cambridge St., Boston, MA 02135.

                            • Burns, Barbara T.

                              the E.E. Burns & Son Funeral Home, 204 Main St.. Malden, Friday at 9:00 am. Funeral Mass in the Church of the Sacred Hearts at 10:00 am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Thursday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Interment Forest Dale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of ones choice.

                              • Burtt, Erna

                                Erna Burtt 1925 - 2008 EAST WINDSOR - Erna (Beck) Burtt, 83, of East Windsor, died peacefully on Monday, August 4, 2008. Erna was born in Germany on April 30, 1925 and has been a longtime resident of East Windsor. She is survived by her daughters, Madeleine Audette and her husband William of Enfield, and Loretta "Lorie" K. Burtt Gutzman and her husband Kevin R.C. Gutzman of Newington; five grandchildren, Robert A. Kniep, Karen L. Casale, Timothy B. Kniep, Kelly E. Daniel and Molly V. Kluba; and…

                                • Caggiano, Michael F.

                                  Ruggiero-Mazzarella Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) EAST BOSTON on Saturday August 9 at 9 a.m. Followed by his Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, Brooks St., East Boston at 10. Relatives and friends respectully invited. Visiting hours Friday 4-8. Late member Revere Sons of Italy and Revere Moose. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Mike's memory to East Boston K Trust, Attention Phil Freehan at East Boston Savings Bank, 67 Prospect St., Peabody, Ma. 01960 to establish…

                                  • Calheno, Domingos M.

                                    Domingos M. Calheno 1915 - 2008 LUDLOW - Domingos M. Calheno, 93, of Ludlow, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 5, 2008. Born in Alturas-Boticas, Portugal, son of the late Joaquim and Constancia Calheno, he served in the Portuguese Army before moving to Ludlow where he was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, and a proud member of the Gremio Lusitano and Portuguese American Citizens Clubs. He worked for several years for the Ludlow Boys and Girls Club before retiring in 1980 and also enjoyed…

                                    • Canton Jr., Paul J.

                                      Paul J. Canton, Jr. 1926 - 2008 NORTHAMPTON - Paul J. Canton Jr., 82, of 462 North King Street passed away peacefully on Saturday evening at the Hampshire Care in Leeds. Born in Northampton on May 29, 1926, he was the son of the late Paul J. Canton Sr. & Viola (Syriac) Canton. A Northampton native and lifelong resident, he was educated in local schools and graduated from Northampton High School. He also attended Notre Dame University and Union College in New York. He joined the US Army Air Corps in 1943…

                                      • Cardillo, Phyllis L. (DeLeonardis)

                                        5-8 PM. For obituary, guestbook & directions visit .

                                        • Carter, Nina S. (Singarella)

                                          Of Quincy, August 4, 2008. Wife of the late George Carter. Loving mother of Joan M. Driscoll of Centerville and Joseph A. Carter of Quincy. Sister of the late Anthony Singarella and Mary McCarthy. Grandmother of Anne Bastianelli of Duxbury and Jennifer Maclachlan of Centerville. Great-grandmother of Nicholas, Benjamin, Abby and Hannah. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Victory Church, 230 South Main Street, Centerville, Friday August 8 at 11:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited.…

                                          • Cassidy, Richard J.

                                            honors, will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, at 10 a.m. in the Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson Street, in Marlborough. There are no calling hours. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home ( ), 378 Lincoln St., Marlborough.

                                            • Ciavola, Philip A. "Red"

                                              Philip A. "Red" Ciavola, 72, of Worcester, died Tuesday, August 5th in his home. He leaves his wife, Elizabeth A. (McTigue) Ciavola; three sons, Michael P. Ciavola of Northbridge, Anthony R. Ciavola and his partner David Camp of Chicago, IL and Joseph F. Ciavola and his wife MarLynn of Washington D.C.; two daughters, Patricia M. Ciavola and her husband Dudley "Woody" Woodford of Jupiter, FL and Gina M. DePalma and her husband Chris of Bellingham, WA; a brother, Robert A. Ciavola of…

                                              • Clifford T. Grant

                                                • Coggeshall, Marion I.

                                                • Commane, Rev. William J.

                                                  86, August 2, 2008, in Danville, CA, formerly of Dorchester. Loving son of the late William and Margaret (Reidy) Commane. Graduate of BC High (1939) and BC(1943). He attended St. John's Seminary and was ordained at Holy Cross Cathedral in 1951. A parish priest for the Archdioscese of Boston for 46 years, the last 25 of which was pastor of St. Margaret's Church, Saugus. Loving brother of Mary (Commane) O'Sullivan, and uncle of Mary Jane St. Jean, both of Danville, CA; and two nephews, Stephen…

                                                  • Conceicao A. DeSousa

                                                    Conceicao A. DeSousa, a resident of the island of Fayal, Azores, died unexpectedly on Monday, August 4, while visiting her family here in Taunton. She was 79. Born in Fayal, she was the daughter of the late Jose G. and Filomena A. (da Conceicao) DeSousa. She leaves two sisters, Maria E. Andrade of Taunton and Olimpia Peixoto of CA; and several nieces and nephews. Her funeral will be held from the Silva Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, on Thursday, August 7, at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at Annunciation of…

                                                    • Cordova, Yvette

                                                      Yvette Cordova 1964 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - Yvette "Slick" Cordova, 44, passed away on Fri., Aug. 1, at Baystate Medical Center. Yvette was predeceased by her mother, Paula Vega and her sister, Mae Cordova. She leaves to cherish her memory, her companion of many years, Felicita Zayas-Cordova and her children Robert Zayas and Cristal Star Zayas-Cordova. She also leaves her father, Bienvenido Morales, 2 brothers, Norberto and Carlos, and 3 sisters, Martina, Jenny and Angela, and 5 grandchildren. She…

                                                      • Corey, Michael J.

                                                        Age 88, of Hanover, August 4, 2008. Beloved husband of Thomasina M. (Gosse) Corey. Father of Daniel F. Corey Sr. of Roslindale, John C. Corey of Roslindale, Sally A. Corey of West Roxbury & the late Michael J. Corey Jr. & Eileen (Corey) Ney. Stepfather of John MacPherson of NC, Elizabeth Bell of Hanover, Neal MacPherson of Groton, Nancy Gay of Mashpee & Gail Petrosevich of East Bridgewater. Grandfather of Daniel F. Corey Jr., Christopher Corey, Mary Eileen Chmura, Christine Roy & William…

                                                        • Cyronak, Eleanor A. (Butkevich)

                                                          Eleanor A. (Butkevich) Cyronak, 65, of Worcester, died Tuesday, Aug. 5, with her family by her side, in Jewish Healthcare Center. She leaves her husband of forty-two years, Robert Cyronak; a son, Mark Cyronak and his wife Kerry of Sutton; a daughter, Cheryl Cupina and her husband, Thomas of Auburn; two grandchildren, Ryan and Madeline Cyronak of Sutton and a brother, Robert Butkevich. She was born in Worcester, the daughter of Peter G. and Anna (Romanauskas) Butkevich. Mrs. Cyronak worked for UMass Memorial…

                                                          • Daniel F. Murphy

                                                            • DeRosa, Joseph Raymond

                                                              6-8 p.m. Services will conclude with interment at Calvary Cemetery, Winchester. It has been requested that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Cabrini Chapel, 701 Ft. Washington St., New York, NY 10040 or to the Salvation Army 147 Berkley St. Boston, MA 02118. Late U.S. Army Veteran of Vietnam War. For directions, obituary and guest book: Dello Russo Family Funeral Homes 781-933-0083 Woburn - Medford - Wilmington

                                                              • Delgaizo, Anthony R.

                                                                Of Needham, in Medford, suddenly, August 6, 2008. Husband of Marguerite A. (Ross) DelGaizo of Needham. Visiting hours on Friday 4-7 PM. Complete notice on Friday. Eaton Funeral Home 781-444-0201

                                                                • Denna, Hakim

                                                                  the Faggas Funeral Home, 551 Mt. Auburn Street, WATERTOWN, MA. Burial will follow in the Highland Meadow Cemetery in Belmont at 11. For online guestbook go to

                                                                  • Desrochers, Raymond R.

                                                                    Raymond R. Desrochers TARPON SPRINGS, FL - Raymond R. Desrochers, 87 of Tarpon Springs, Florida died Thursday, July 24th. A 21 year retired letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service and an Army Air Force Veteran of WWII. He moved to Florida in 1974 from Chicopee, MA. He was a Fourth Degree Knight with Councils #4044 and #7621. Besides his wife, Elaine, of 36 years he is survived by his daughters Diane, Janice, Louise, Lucille and step children Julie, Christopher and Jeffrey, 2 brothers Earl and Dick and…

                                                                    • DiPlatzi, Angelo M.

                                                                      the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, 65 Clark St. (Corner of Main St.) EVERETT, Saturday morning at 9. Funeral Mass in the Immaculate Conception Church, Broadway, Everett, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours Friday 4-8 p.m. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Late member of the 5-2 Club, Chelsea. Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home Everett617-387-3120

                                                                      • Dillon, M. Margaret

                                                                        M. Margaret Dillon of Lowell, Immaculate Church member; 90 LOWELL M. Margaret Dillon, 90 years old, a lifelong resident of Lowell, died Monday morning, August 4th, at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center, in Burlington. She was born in Lowell, on December 22, 1917, a daughter of the late Thomas A. and Mary (Rourke) Dillon, and was educated in the Lowell Public School System. Miss Dillon worked for many years at Zayre's Department Store in Lowell as a Secretary. She was a communicant of the Immaculate…

                                                                        • Dixon, Rosa Mae

                                                                          August 4, 2008 in Boston. Beloved wife of the late H. K. Dixon. Devoted mother of Anthony, Pamela, Gary Sr., Leslie, Cynthia and Kenneth Sr. Daughter of Lucille Walton and the late Clarence Walton. Sister of Clarence Walton Jr., Edward Walton and Linda Galvez. She also leaves 23 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral service Saturday, 12 noon at Grant AME Church, 1906 Washington St., Boston. Visitation 11 AM at church. Interment Forest Hills Cemetery. To send…

                                                                          • Durham, John R.

                                                                            WAREHAM —John R. Durham, 72, of Wareham, died Wednesday, August 06, 2008, at Tobey Hospital. He was the husband of Mary F. (O'Hare) Durham and the son of the late Joseph P. & Dorothy (Westcott) Durham. He was born in Boston and lived in South Boston for many years before moving to Wareham 35 years ago. He was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Durham worked as a Truck Mechanic for Teamsters Local 25 in Boston. He worked for Signal Delivery Service in Dorchester for many years before retiring.…

                                                                            • Edward J. Silvia

                                                                              Edward J. Silvia, of Dighton, died August 2, 2008 in Boston Medical Center. Born in Taunton, son of the late Manuel and Julia (Rose) Silvia, he was a 1943 graduate of Taunton High School. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving as a Technician 5th Class in WW II, having been at the Battle of the Bulge in the 78th Infantry Divison. He was a self-employed milkman, delivering throughout the Dighton area for over 50 years. He was on the Board of Directors and a Coach for the Taunton Youth Hockey League for over 15…

                                                                              • Elizabeth C. Dias

                                                                                In Taunton, August 4, 2008, Elizabeth C. Dias died in Marian Manor Nursing Home at the age of 87 after a lengthy illness. Elizabeth was the wife of the late William E. Dias. She was born in Taunton to her late parents, Williams and Mary (Donnelly) Reagan. Elizabeth was educated in Taunton schools. She worked for Shaw’s Supermarket Co. Elizabeth enjoyed traveling, especially cruises. She leaves her children; William F. Dias, Robert W. Dias and his wife Sun, Bruce J. Dias and his wife Madeline, all of…

                                                                                • Elkin, Sandra Mae

                                                                                  4 to 8 PM at the Merton E. Roberts Jr. and Conte Funeral Home, 14 Pleasant Street, GEORGETOWN, MA 01833. Her funeral service will be on Saturday at 11 AM at the First Congregational Church in Georgetown. Donations will be accepted in her name to the Massachusetts General Hospital, Attn: Leukemia Research Fund, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114. To leave on-line condolences or for directions to the funeral home please visit

                                                                                  • Faber, Dorothy

                                                                                    FORT MYERS, Fla. —Dorothy (Ferreira) Faber, 75, of Ft. Myers died Tuesday, July 15, 2008, after a long illness. She was the daughter of the late John and Estell (Martin) Bairros. She was born in New Bedford and had lived in New York and Florida for many years. She was a waitress at many different restaurants. Survivors include 2 brothers, Raymond Ferreira and his wife, Shirley of Fairhaven and Roland Ferreira and his wife, Cindy of New Bedford; a granddaughter; nieces and nephews; her dear friend, Nancy…

                                                                                    • Fafard, Barbara A. (Walsh)

                                                                                      Barbara A. (Walsh) Fafard, 83, of 3 Ashview Dr., died Wednesday, August 6, at the Radius Healthcare Center in Worcester. She leaves two sons; Michael G. Pelkey of Key West, Florida, Lawrence A. Pelkey and his wife Beverly of St. Petersburg, Florida; a daughter, Patricia L. Tache and her husband Paul of Spencer, with whom she lived; a sister, Phyllis Kelleher of Worcester; two grandchildren, Lisa Haberski & Christopher Lewis and a great-grandson, Justin Haberski. Born in Worcester, she was the daughter…

                                                                                      • Flot, Edward T.

                                                                                        the Levesque Funeral Home, 163 Lafayette St., (Rt. 114/1-A) SALEM followed by his funeral mass in Immaculate Conception Church, Hawthorne Blvd, Salem at 11 am. Visiting hours: Thursday 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 pm. Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Salem. If desired, at the request of Mr. Flot, spiritual bouquets and mass enrollments would be greatly appreciated. For further information please visit

                                                                                        • Flynn, Alice L.

                                                                                          8:15 to 9:45 AM. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment Highland Cemetery, Dover. Parking area adjacent to funeral home. For directions and guestbook George F. Doherty & Sons Needham 781 444 0687

                                                                                          • Gauthier, Winifred

                                                                                            Winifred Gauthier, ties to Lowell area Winifred Gauthier, 81, of Oakdale, NY, on August 5, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Odilon. Loving mother of Joseph Nutter of Lowell, MA, James Nutter of Dracut, MA, and Donna Gauthier of Oakdale, NY. Cherished grandmother of six, and great-grandmother of nine. Reposing Friday, 2-4:30 & 7-9:30 p.m. at Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Home, West Sayville, NY. Funeral Mass 10 a.m., Saturday at St. Lawrence RC Church, Sayville, NY. Interment in Florida National…

                                                                                            • Gillis, Margot (Morin)

                                                                                              Margot (Morin) Gillis, 72, of Leominster Rd., died Wednesday, Aug. 6, in her home. She was born in Fitchburg, on July 14, 1936, a daughter of the late Ruth (Morley) Morin and was raised by her grandfather, Luke Morley. Margot graduated from St. Bernard's High School in 1954 and then received her bachelor's degree in Primary Education from Fitchburg State College in 1958. She started her teaching career in 1958 as a first grade teacher in the Lunenburg school system. Shortly after that she and her…

                                                                                              • Gladys M. Klier

                                                                                                • Griffin, Helen V. (Blackman)

                                                                                                  the funeral home on Friday morning August 8th at 9am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Margaret Mary's Church at 10am. Interment at the MA National Cemetery, Bourne at 2:15pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Helen's memory to the Professional Center for Child Development, 32 Osgood St., Andover, MA 01810. Holden-Dunn-Lawler 781-326-0074

                                                                                                • Hanley, Patricia (Conroy)

                                                                                                  • Hanna, Edith Marion (McCauley)

                                                                                                    5:00 to 9:00 P.M. on Friday, August 8th. A service in celebration of her life will begin at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, August 9th at Wellesley Hills Congregational Church, 207 Washington Street, Wellesley Hills, MA. In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made in Edith's memory to either Wellesley Hills Congregational Church, where she was a frequent volunteer and member for 54 years, or the Chester Congregational Baptist Church in Chester, NH. J.S. Waterman & Sons & Waring…

                                                                                                    • Hansen, Andrew "Andy"

                                                                                                      Of Lynnfield, Aug. 6. Husband of Margaret A. "Peggy" (Thomas) Hansen. Father of Debbie J. Moreton of Danvers, Stephen S. Hansen and wife Maria of Vestal, NY and the late Edward "Ted" Hansen. Brother of Laura Allen of Leominster and predeceased by many brothers and sisters. Also survived by 8 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 127 Summer St., Lynnfield on Saturday at 11 AM. Relatives and…

                                                                                                      • Hartman, Carla R. (Rockwell)

                                                                                                        2-6PM. Burial in Glenwood Cemetery, Everett. For directions, obituary & to sign guest book: Gately Funeral Home 781-665-1949

                                                                                                        • Hauser M.D., Ph.D, Stuart T.

                                                                                                          Of Brookline, on Tuesday, August 5, 2008. Beloved husband of Barbara (Blank). Devoted father of Joshua & his wife Juliet & Ethan and his wife Megan. Dear grandfather of Jonathan and Emily. Services will be private. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Stuart T. Hauser, M.D., Ph.D Fund, Harvard Medical School Office of Resource Development, 401 Park Dr, Suite 22 West, Boston, MA 02215. Levine Chapels, Brookline 617-277-8300

                                                                                                          • Hearn, Leigh A.

                                                                                                            • Howard C. Clough

                                                                                                              In Taunton, August 3, 2008 Howard C. Clough died peacefully at the age of 82 in Longmeadow Nursing Home, after a lengthy illness. Howard was the husband of Emma (Stidham) Clough for almost 60 years. He was educated in Taunton schools and lived in Taunton his entire life. Howard was born in Taunton to his late parents, Charles E. & Annie (Tibbs) Clough. He worked as a custodian for the City of Taunton until his retirement. Howard was a member of the Italian Club on Wales Street. He enjoyed watching the…

                                                                                                              • Interbartolo, Gaetana "Ida" (Arbia)

                                                                                                                4-8pm. Funeral home parking lots located on Chelsea & Bremen St. Services will conclude with interment in St. Michael Cemetery, Roslindale. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Sloan Kettering, P O Box 27105, New York, NY 10087-7105 She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and will be missed by all her family and friends. The Rapino Memorial Home 617-567-1380

                                                                                                                • Isokungas, Tuure Olavi "Ollie"

                                                                                                                  Tuure Olavi "Ollie" Isokungas, 55 of Fitchburg, died Wednesday August 6, at Health Alliance Leominster Hospital. "Ollie" was born in Kannus, Finland June 20, 1953 the son of Tuure T. and Kirsti (Peitso) Isokungas and came to the United States and Fitchburg in 1963. He was employed as a carpenter by Seppala and Aho Construction Co. in New Ipswich, N.H. until his retirement in 1993 due to illness. "Ollie" loved sports, hunting, fishing and all the professional Boston teams. He…

                                                                                                                  • John E. Pisani

                                                                                                                    • John F. Doherty

                                                                                                                      • John J. Puopolo

                                                                                                                        • John W. McDermott

                                                                                                                          Mr. John W. “Hypie” McDermott, of Taunton and formerly of Rehoboth, died Sunday, August 3, 2008 at his residence following a four-month battle with cancer. He was the dear companion of Marion Medeiros and was the former husband of the late Delores (Morris) McDermott. He was born 73 years ago in Taunton, the son of the late Patrick P. and Enid (Lumbert) McDermott. He was educated in Taunton, had attended the former Boston Trade School, and was a graduate of Wentworth Institute in Boston. Prior to his…

                                                                                                                          • Johnson Sr., Raymond

                                                                                                                            and friends are re-spectfully invited to attend a memorial service Friday at 10 a.m. in the Winthrop Congregational Church, Holbrook. Burial will be private in Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. Arrangements under the direction of Cartwright Funeral Home, 69 South Franklin St., Holbrook, MA 02343. For additional information, visit our Web site at .

                                                                                                                            • Kasac, Marjorie M.

                                                                                                                              Of Boston, died in Boston on Wednesday, August 6, 2008, born in Boston on October 12, 1933 to Morris and Esther (Fox) Kasac, granddaughter of Nathan Fox and Sarah Fox, all late of Boston. Marjorie is survived by many cousins including Toby Paull of Skokie, IL, Marion Canter of Colorado, Paul Kaufman of Texas, Sumner Kaufman of Raleigh, NC, Steven Grossman of Potomac, MD, Neil Grossman of New York, Mina Lussier of Leverett, MA, Jane Clayman of Orlando, FL, and Robert S. Lowe of Ipswich, MA. Also survived by…

                                                                                                                              • Kehoe, Marielen G. (Church)

                                                                                                                                the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere St., REVERE, on Saturday, August 9 at 11 am. Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church at 12 noon. Relatives & friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours Friday 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to St. Judes Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN 38105-1905. Entombment Holy Cross Mausoleum Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno

                                                                                                                                • Kelly Kirby

                                                                                                                                  • Khandjian, Araxi (Paghigian)

                                                                                                                                    4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Saint Stephen's Armenian Church or Armenian Relief Society (Sushi Chapter) Cambridge. Interment Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester.

                                                                                                                                    • Klempa, Mary M. (Callahan)

                                                                                                                                      8:30 to 9:30 AM followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church, 55 Warren St., Charlestown at 10 o'clock. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. Retired Telephone Operator of AT&T.Parking area opposite funeral home.

                                                                                                                                      • Koeser, Victoria Scheffel

                                                                                                                                        2-6 pm at 666 E. Sixth St., South Boston. Relatives and friends are invited. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Paws for a Cause, 4646 South Division, Wayland, MI 49348. The family is grateful to the staff at the Arnold House for their exceptional care, kindness and support during Victoria's last months. www.

                                                                                                                                        • Kramer, Ruth (Aronis)

                                                                                                                                          3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Friday August 8th at the residence of Helene and Kevin Murphy, 12 Country Way, Shrewsbury. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Jewish Healthcare Center, 629 Salisbury St., Worceter, Ma. 01609 or to UMass Memorial Hospital, c/o Neurological Intensive Care Unit, 55 Lake Ave. North, Worcester, Ma. 01655. Perlman Funeral Home of WORCESTER is directing Funeral arrangements., The funeral home or family has elected not to place a death notice on A death…

                                                                                                                                          • Kramer, Ruth R. (Aronis)

                                                                                                                                            Ruth R. (Aronis) Kramer, 76, a resident of the Jewish Healthcare Center, died on Sunday, August 3rd, in UMass Memorial Healthcare. Her husband, Norman S. Kramer, died in 1987. She leaves a son, Steven Kramer of Hanson, MA; two daughters, Helene wife of Kevin Murphy of Shrewsbury and Rena wife of Warren Ost of Albany and four grandchildren, Jacqueline, Nolan and Brett Murphy and Garrett Ost. She was born in Boston, the daughter of Harry and Eva (Pass) Aronis and had lived in Quincy and Canton for many years.…

                                                                                                                                            • LaBaire, John Peter

                                                                                                                                              John Peter LaBaire, 54, of Waite Street, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, in The Meadows of Leicester, after a long illness. He leaves his father, Arthur H. LaBaire of Cherry Valley; two sisters, Susan Dutra of Westport and Rosemary Cavanagh and her husband Bill of Cherry Valley and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by a brother, Arthur LaBaire, Jr. and Buddy, his black lab and best friend. John was born in Worcester, son of the late Julia (Budra) LaBaire. He lived his entire life in Leicester. He graduated…

                                                                                                                                              • LaStaiti, Gustave

                                                                                                                                                WAREHAM —Gustave LaStaiti, 98, of Mattapoisett, died August 5, 2008, at Tobey Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Elsa (Scotti) LaStaiti. Born in Messina, Sicily, Italy, the son of the late Leo and Sarina (Crisafulli) Staiti, he was raised in Quincy and lived in the Greater New Bedford area most of his life. Gus was the quintessential American success story, and one in which generosity of spirit and resources have been paramount. Making the most of opportunities that presented…

                                                                                                                                                • Lattell, Carmino

                                                                                                                                                  Carmino Lattell 1922-2008 SPRINGFIELD - Carmino Lattell, 86, affectionately known to family and friends as "Gob" , Ascended into the Journey of Everlasting Life August 6, 2008 from the Jewish Nursing Home, Longmeadow. Carmino was born in Springfield, a beloved son to the late Antonio and Ermalinda (Guaranello) Lattell, and was a life long resident of Springfield's South End. He was a 1940 graduate of Technical High School. During World War II, Carmino proudly served his country in the U.S.…

                                                                                                                                                  • Laurano, Robert T. "Jack"

                                                                                                                                                    the Joseph R. Frazier Funeral Home, 174 Winthrop St., WINTHROP on Friday, August 8 at 9:15 a.m. Followed by a funeral mass at St. John the Evangelist Church in Winthrop at 10 a.m. Visiting hours Thursday 5-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy in Jack's memory may be donated to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923. Interment at Belle Isle section of Winthrop Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                    • Lawn, Winnie T. (Lynch)

                                                                                                                                                      the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home, 1248 Washington Street Norwood, Ma. Saturday at 9am followed by a funeral Mass at 10am in St. Catherine's Church Norwood. Visiting Hours Friday 4-8pm Interment Highland Cemetery Norwood. In lieu of flowers donations made in her name to Community VNA Hospice 10 Emory St. Attleboro, Ma. 02703. Tel-781-762-0482

                                                                                                                                                      • Leach Jr., William F.

                                                                                                                                                        2:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. and 7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m. at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Lawrence Street Methuen, MA 01844. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday at 9:00a.m. at St. Monica's Church in Methuen, MA. For directions or condolence visit

                                                                                                                                                        • Leveille, Claire M. (Croteau)

                                                                                                                                                          Claire M. (Croteau) Leveille, 73, of 295 Clark St., formerly of Uxbridge died Mon. Aug. 4 in Raleigh, N. Carolina while on a trip. She fought a life-long battle with multiple sclerosis. She is survived by a son Wade P. and his wife Linda L. Leveille of Douglas; a daughter Shiela N. and her husband Charles Litschaver of Jupiter FL; 5 grandchildren Wade Jr., Eric, Stacey, Christopher, and Allison; one great-granddaughter Emma Clair; a brother Maurice Croteau of Whitinsville; her long-term friend and caretaker…

                                                                                                                                                          • Levy, Mildred (Levine)

                                                                                                                                                            In Gloucester, August 3, 2008, 96, formerly of Gloucester, MA and Woodmere, NY. Mother of Merry Chames of Ipswich, MA and Frank Levy of Brookline, MA. Aunt of Amy Levine of New York City. Funeral arrangements are private and under the direction of the Scatamacchia Funeral Home, 358 Washington St., HAVERHILL, MA.

                                                                                                                                                            • Loughlin, Christopher P.

                                                                                                                                                              Christopher P. Loughlin, 39, of Worcester, formerly of Sutton, died Monday, August 4th in his home, after being stricken ill. He leaves his parents, Paul F. and Patricia A. (Cote) Loughlin of Sutton; a brother, Philip S. Loughlin and his wife, Lena of Auburn; several aunts and uncles. Chris, known as "Critter" was the hero-Uncle to his nephew, Nicholas and his niece, Juliana. Chris was a skilled carpenter who was held in high esteem by his co-workers and the family members of Staruk Builders of…

                                                                                                                                                              • Lutke, Harlow H.

                                                                                                                                                                MARLBOROUGH Harlow H. Lutke, 60, of Marlborough, died Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, in Marlborough Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and under the direction of the Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home ( ), 378 Lincoln St., Marlborough.

                                                                                                                                                                • MacLaughlin, Su M. (Coughlin)

                                                                                                                                                                  Of Milton, formerly of Dorchester, Aug. 5. Beloved wife of Thomas G. Devoted mother of Shevaun A. & Zachary T. MacLaughlin both of Milton. Loving daughter of Barbara A. (High) of Milton & the late Robert F. Coughlin. Sister of Shaun R. Coughlin M.D. & his wife Janet, M.D. of CA. Niece of Nini McKinnon of Milton. Good friend of Janice McAlduff of Quincy. Funeral Mass at St. Mary of the Hills Church, Milton Friday morning at 10. Visiting hours at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home, 326 Granite…

                                                                                                                                                                  • Malachowski, Virginia

                                                                                                                                                                    Virginia Malachowski 1923-2008 SPRINGFIELD - Virginia (Violante) Malachowski 84, of Keystone Woods of Springfield passed away August 5, 2008. A funeral service is scheduled for August 20, 2008 at Sampson's Chapel of the Acres Funeral Home 21 Tinkham Road Springfield, MA at a time to be announced and complete obituary tribute will appear later this month.,

                                                                                                                                                                    • Maltais, Michael B.

                                                                                                                                                                      will be this evening only 4-8 PM at Rock Funeral Home. Funeral from the Funeral Home on Friday at 9 AM, followed by his Funeral Mass at St. Julie Church, Dartmouth at 10 AM. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                      • Maria C. Alessi

                                                                                                                                                                        • McKenna Jr., Dennis T.

                                                                                                                                                                          Dennis T. McKenna, Jr. 1919 - 2008 NORTHAMPTON - Dennis Thomas McKenna, Jr., died on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2008, after a brief illness, at the age of 89. He was a lifelong resident of Northamp-ton and communicant of St. Mary's of the Assumption Church. Son of Delia Murtha McKenna of Dromiskin, Co. Louth, Ireland, and Dennis Thomas McKenna, Sr., of Cromane Upper, Co. Kerry, Ireland, Dennis was born at Cooley Dickinson Hospital on July 22, 1919, and grew up on Franklin Street. He received his Bachelors Degree…

                                                                                                                                                                          • Meegan, Louise R.

                                                                                                                                                                            Louise R. Meegan of Wilmington Louise R. (Pineau) Meegan, of Wilmington, August 4th. Beloved wife of the late Alfred N. Meegan. Devoted mother of William Meegan and his partner, Anne Thibeault of Hamilton, Steven and his wife, Eve of Dracut, Alfred and his wife, Susan of Winthrop, David and his wife, Paula of Burlington, Laura Meegan of Lowell, and the late Kenneth Meegan. Loving grandmother of Wendy McHugh, Danielle Helm, Raymond and Christina Garcia, Stephanie, Tyler, James, Robert, Michelle and Bryan…

                                                                                                                                                                            • Meegan, Louise R. (Pineau)

                                                                                                                                                                              the Dello Russo - Cavanaugh Funeral Home, 374 Main St., WILMINGTON, Saturday at 9 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in St. Dorothy Church, Main St., Wilmington, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday 4 thru 8. Services will conclude with burial at Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. It has been requested that in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the A.I.M. Group, 12 Harold Ave., Wilmington, MA 01887. For directions, obituary and guest book:…

                                                                                                                                                                              • Meilinger, Mary (Bertzos)

                                                                                                                                                                                Mary (Bertzos) Meilinger, 77, formerly of Clinton, died Sunday, July 27, 2008, in Meadow Brook Manor Nursing Home, Naperville, IL, after an illness. She is survived by a son, Paul Meilinger, and his wife Barbara, of Pittsford, NY; two grandchildren, Ashton and Michael Meilinger; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter, Dorothy E. Meilinger, who died in 1981, three brothers: Michael, Yacko, and Nick, and two sisters, Anna and Kay. Mary was born in Clinton, daughter of Efthemious and…

                                                                                                                                                                                • Merriman, Daniel C. (Featured Guest Book)

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Moniz, Leotina

                                                                                                                                                                                    will be at Rock Funeral Home on Friday 5-7 PM. Funeral from the Funeral Home on Saturday 8 AM, followed by her Funeral Mass at St. Francis Xavier Church, Acushnet at 9 AM. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Murphy, Irene R.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Irene R. Murphy lifelong Lynn resident, daughter in Lowell; 97 LYNN Mrs. Irene R. Murphy, 97, of Lynn, died Wednesday in Union Hospital, after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late James A. Murphy. Born in Lynn, daughter of the late Jesse H. and Elizabeth (LaChapelle) Blaisdell. She was a graduate of Lynn English High School, and a lifelong resident of the city. Irene was a communicant of St. Pius V Church, and a Volunteer for the American Heart Assn. and for Polio. She leaves two sons, Arthur D.…

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Murphy, Sheila (Flynn)

                                                                                                                                                                                        the Brown & Hickey Funeral Home, 36 Trapelo Rd., BELMONT, Friday, August 8 at 9am. Funeral Mass in St. Peter's Church, 100 Concord Ave., Cambridge at 10am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8pm. Interment Cambridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Sheila's memory to the Bishop Riley Memorial Fund 31, Buckingham St. Cambridge, MA 02138. For online guestbook please visit: Brown & Hickey Funeral Home Belmont, MA…

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Newell, Joyce L. (Hadley)

                                                                                                                                                                                          Joyce L. (Hadley) Newell, 65, died Tuesday, August 5 in Radius Healthcare Center, Southbridge. Carr Funeral Home, 24 Hill St., Whitinsville, is assisting the family with arrangements which are incomplete.

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ng, Elaine (Wong)

                                                                                                                                                                                            the Dept. of Defense. In 1997 Dr. Ng also earned a MITRE Presidents Award. Donations in memory of Dr. Elaine Wong Ng may be sent to: Dana Farber Cancer Institute Dept. of Radiation Oncology 44 Binney Street Boston, MA 02115. On line guest book at . Brown & Hickey Funeral Home Belmont 617-484-2534617-547-1500

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Noddell, Morton M.

                                                                                                                                                                                              Of Stoughton, formerly of Sharon entered into rest August 6, 2008. Much beloved husband of Marcy (Kleinbarg). Devoted father of Michele Anne & Hans Kiebacher, Lisa Jaye & Randy Garris, Michael Noddell and Richelle & Kenny Asnes. Loving brother of the late Carolyn Noddell. Cherished grandfather of Joshua, Ariel, Paige Lee, Brad, Sean, Justin and Jake. Services at the Stanetsky Memorial Chapel 475 Washington St, CANTON on Friday, August 8th at 11 AM. Memorial observance will be at the home of…

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Noke, Robert E. "Bob"

                                                                                                                                                                                                4-5:30 PM. A memorial service will be held in the funeral home at 5:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bob's memory maybe made to the Mass Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA-Angell) Attn: Donations, 350 S. Huntington, Ave., Boston, MA 02130. Late US Navy Veteran Vietnam. For directions or obituary:

                                                                                                                                                                                                • O'Connor III, J. Timothy

                                                                                                                                                                                                  J. Timothy O'Connor III of East Falmouth, MA died on August 1, 2008, at Mass General Hospital in Boston, MA, after a brief illness. Tim was the husband of Mercedes (Smith) O'Connor, to whom he was married for over 40 years. They were married at St. Eulalia's RC Church in Winchester, MA on August 26, 1967. He was born in Worcester, MA on March 1, 1941 to John T. and Katherine (Cahill) O'Connor, Jr. After graduating from St. Peter's High School, he graduated from the College of the Holy…

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • O'Connor, William G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    William G. O'Connor 1928-2008 SPRINGFIELD - William G. O'Connor, 79, died August 4, 2008. He leaves 5 children, including daughter Judy Gochez and her husband Eduardo Gochez Casanova of Springfield. New England Funeral & Cremation Center, LLC handled the arrangements. New England Funeral & Cremation Center, LLC 413-733-1522,

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • O'Shea, Dorothy A. "Dot"

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dorothy A. 'Dot' O'Shea In Westford, formerly of Woburn and Brighton, August 5. Daughter of the late John and Mary (Meehan) O'Shea. Beloved sister of Mary E. Quinn of Westford and the late Margaret Callahan and Daniel and John O'Shea. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St., Woburn, on Saturday, Aug. 9th at 10:45 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Joseph's Church, 100 Washington St., Woburn, at 11:30. Calling hours Friday from 4 to…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Palmer Sr., Warren L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Warren L. Palmer Sr. former Littleton police officer, vet; 82 LITTLETON Warren L. Palmer Sr., of Littleton, died August 5, 2008, at the Emerson Hospital in Concord. He was born in Narvon, PA, Dec. 28, 1925 and was the son of the late Floyd and Martha (Brian) Palmer. He spent his early life in Pennsylvania before enlisting in the United States Navy. He also served in the Army, and had retired from the United States Air Force in 1964, as a Staff Sergeant after 20 years of combined service. He very proudly and…

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Panichella, Angelo

                                                                                                                                                                                                        City of Newton Public Works Dept. and longtime member of St. Mary of Carmen Society. www.magnifuneralhome .com

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Parent, Marie A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Marie A. Parent 1920 - 2008 WESTFIELD - Marie A. Parent, 88, of Westfield, died Tuesday, August 5, 2008 at Western Mass Hospital. She was born in Westfield on March 31, 1920, daughter of the late Arthur A. and Mary (Foley) Parent. Marie graduated from Westfield High School in 1937 and received her B.S.E. in 1942 from Westfield State Teachers College and her M Ed. from Westfield State College. She was a teacher for many years. She began her teaching career in New Marlborough, MA. Marie also taught in North…

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Petrone, Virginia M. "Gin"

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Virginia M. "Gin" Petrone, 94, formerly of Seabury Heights, died peacefully Tuesday, August 5, 2008, in the Autumn Village, surrounded by her loving family. Virginia leaves several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews along with their families, whom she was like a mother to. Among them is her niece, Patricia Webber who was her care giver for the past 5 years, along with her son, Michael Greene, who was always there for her. Virginia is also survived by a sister-in-law, Elizabeth (DiPilato)…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Phillip M. Hanly

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Piatkowski, Hippolit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Poliseno, Jean L. Taylor

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  West Bridgewater Jean L. (Crowell) Taylor Poliseno, 74 years, of West Bridgewater, died Aug. 5, 2008, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Roland Poliseno. Born in Boston, daughter of the late Raymond and Ruth (Smart) Crowell, she was raised and educated in East Boston. Jean had been a resident of Brockton for many years and had been employed by the city of Brockton for 20 years, retiring from the Brockton High Schools Data Processing Department. She had been a resident of West…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Quinn, Gerald T. "Jerry"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rattigan, Robert T.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Reed, Ethel I. (LaFreniere)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Richardson, Julia T.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Julia T. Richardson 1913-2008 PALMER - Julia T. (Pawlowski) Richardson, 95, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2008, in a local nursing home. Born in Three Rivers, she was the daughter of the late Wincenty and Jozepha (Jurgielewicz) Pawlowski. She worked for many years as a nurse at Monson Developmental Center and Wing Memorial Hospital. Julia was predeceased by her husband, Harold Richardson, in 1951; her sister Emily; and her brothers, Anthony, Stanley, and Edward. She is survived by her brother, Joseph, of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Rogers, Margaret A. "Peg" (Henehan)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rohrbacher, Doris S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Doris S. Rohrbacher, formerly of Tewksbury Doris Rohrbacher, 86, passed away following a lengthy illness May 14, 2008 at the Kutz Home, Wilmington, DE. Funeral services will held at the Tewksbury Cemetery at 172 East St., Tewksbury, on Saturday, August 9th at 11:00 am. Relatives and friends respectfully invited.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ronald J. LaVita

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Rosemary Bartin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Roy, Fred A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Fred A. Roy 1918-2008 EAST LONGMEADOW - Fred A. Roy, 89, of Springfield, MA, passed away peacefully on August 4th, with his family at his side. Fred was born on October 29, 1918 in S. Hadley, MA to Frederick and Albertine (Penon) Roy. Fred lived in Springfield and was employed as a truck driver and a member of the Teamsters Local 404. He is predeceased by his wife Helen (Fay) Roy and his son Merrick (Barry) Winslow. He is survived by his sister Delores (Roy) Jones of W. Spfld. and four daughters, Gail Nolan…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rufo, Grace M. (Constantino)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Russell, Sandra (Kerry)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sarcia, Frank A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          may call at the PELHAM FUNERAL HOME, 11 NASHUA RD, PELHAM, NH from 4 to 8 P.M. Thursday. His funeral will take place from the Funeral Home Friday morning at 9 o'clock followed by a Funeral Mass at ST. PATRICK CHURCH in PELHAM at 10 o'clock. Burial in Gibson Cemetery, Pelham. Arrangements by Funeral Directors James F. O'Donnell, Jr. and John W. Crane. (603) 635-3333.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Schultz, Kevin J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Scribner Jr., Frederick W.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sigda, Theodore F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Theodore F. Sigda GREENFIELD - Theodore "Ted" F. Sigda, 95 of 643 Bernardston Rd., died Tuesday August 5, 2008 at the Soldiers' Home of Holyoke. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, the former Claire W. Serenbetz, 2 sons, Tom and his wife Carol of S. Londonderry, VT and Rick and his wife Sue of Greenfield, a grandson, Ben Sigda and his fiancee Audry Harris of Jamaica Plain, 2 sisters in law Reggie Sigda of Farmington, CT and Doris Siegler of Glen Mills, PA and several nieces, nephews and…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Silva Sr., Alfred

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Smith, Luverne (Floyd)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Snow, John P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Spagnola, Anthony M. "Do-Do"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Stangas, George

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Talbot, Mary Louise Devlin (Mayette)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mary Louise (Mayette) Devlin Talbot, 90, formerly of Slater St., was peacefully born into eternal life on Wednesday, August 6, in the Overlook Masonic Health Care in Charlton. Her husband of 28 years, Chester P. Devlin died in 1964. She leaves 2 sons, Kenneth D. and his wife Carole Devlin of Ashford, CT and the Reverend Chester J. Devlin of Douglas; 1 daughter, Linda M. and her husband Leonard Orasz of Thompson, CT; 7 grandchildren, Chris Devlin, Denise Radell, Scott Devlin, Darleen McKinstry, Brenda Mills,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tobia, Carolyn A. (Kneeland)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Tome, Danielle Doris (Turner)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Danielle Doris (Turner) Tome, age 22, born on December 12, 1985, in Worcester, MA, passed away on August 4, 2008 in Sanford, FL. Danielle lived in Douglas, MA until moving here in 2000. She worked for 5 years at Stay for the Day in Orange City as an Activity Tech; was a graduate of Deltona High School, received her degree in Cosmetology from the International Academy in Daytona Beach, loved crafts and painting as well as enjoyed scrap booking. She is survived by her loving husband, Jason Tome of Deland;…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Tompkins, Milton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Toro, Josephine V. (Velazquez)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Treadwell Jr., Alfred S.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Venti, Mary (Ferry)

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Verrilli, Dr. Rocco A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dr. Rocco A. Verrilli 1923-2008 LONGMEADOW - Dr. Rocco A. Verrilli, 85, of Long-meadow, passed away on Wednes-day, August 6, 2008. He was born on February 4, 1923 in Harrison, New York, a son of the late Joseph and Lucia (Scalzi) Verrilli. Rocco proudly served our country as a Lieutenant and pilot in the United States Air Force during World War II. Dr. Verrilli was a graduate of the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and Albany Medical School. He began his career as a general practitioner in Webster,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Violette, Austin J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Walker, Louise B. (Barber)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Waterworth Jr., Thomas L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thomas L. Waterworth Jr. of Dracut, K. of C. honorary member; 69 DRACUT Thomas L. Waterworth Jr., 69, of Dracut, died Wednesday, August 6, 2008, at Brigham and Women's Hospital after a brief illness. He was the widower of the late Patricia (Moran) Waterworth who died June 19, 2007. A son of Catherine (Pulsifer) Waterworth and the late Thomas L. Waterworth Sr., he was born September 6, 1938 in Lowell, and was educated in the local Catholic schools. Mr. Waterworth served for seven years with the Army…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wheaton, James R.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Wilcox, Travis Lee

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Travis Lee Wilcox, the infant son of Crystal Wilcox of Warren and Christopher Butler of Cherry Valley died August 4, 2008 in UMass Memorial Hospital. Born on June 29, 2008, he is now reunited with his identical twin brother, Zachary M. Wilcox who died on July 7, 2008. He leaves his maternal grandparents, Sandra Hughes of Plainfield, MA & Leroy Wilcox of Brookfield; paternal grandparents, Christina & Philip Armstrong of Cherry Valley; maternal great grandparents, Harry & Althea Prouty of Warren…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Willett-Lehane, Nancy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Brockton Nancy (McCormack) Willett-Lehane, 77 years, of Brockton, lost her year long battle with cancer, Aug. 4, 2008, with her children and grandchildren by her side. Nancy was born in County Limerick, Ireland, and was a daughter of the late Richard and Lucy (Rea) McCormack. She moved to the United States in 1952. In 1958, she married Joe Willett, settled in Brockton and together raised five children. While residing in Brockton, she spent several years working for the telephone company. After a divorce to…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Willett-Lehane, Nancy M. (McCormack)

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Williams, Donald L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Donald L. Williams formerly of N. Chelmsford, was engineer; 77 MANCHESTER, CT Donald L. Williams, 77, of Manchester, CT, the husband of Gloria (DeVincenzi) Williams, died Wednesday (August 6, 2008) with his loving family surrounding him at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Born in Nahant, MA, he was raised in N. Chelmsford, and lived most of his life in Manchester, CT. He was the son of the late Leo A. and Evelyn (Hamilton) Williams. Don was a graduate of the University of Notre Dame receiving his B.S. in…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Williams, Reverend Perry Roberts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ziemba, Vera C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        may call at the O'DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 4 to 7 P.M. Thursday. Her Funeral will take place from the Funeral Home Friday morning at 10 o'clock followed by a Funeral Mass at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH at 11 o'clock. Burial in St. Patrick Cemetery. Those wishing may make contributions in her memory to the American Lung Assn., P.O. Box 265, Burlington, MA 01803. E-condolence/Directions at . Arrangements by Funeral Directors James F.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Blanche Buchanan, ran Florence beauty salon

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Dennis McKenna Jr., longtime teacher

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Donna M. Pardo, 47

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Eleanor Bump, associated with MHC

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ernest N. Tenney, 82

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ethel T. Clark, 84

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Griffin, Helen V.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Hilda Martin

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Irene R. Murphy, 97

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Johnson Sr., Raymond O.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Kathleen T. Leonard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Kozlowski, Stacia M.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Leigh Briggs, Jr., 67

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Lynda A. Brousseau

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Margaret Thomson, 78

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Maria P. Amarello

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Marilyn M. (Pothier) Jackson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Moriarty, Mary E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • O'Brien, Paul A.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Patricia A. Senecal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Patricia Senecal, a devoted mother

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Paul Canton Jr., watchmaker

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Priscilla Turner, 83

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pronovost, Richard K.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Robert J. Brennan, 76

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Rossi Sr., Richard S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Routier, Richard E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Schultz, Kevin J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Stanley, Charlotte E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sullivan, Mary L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tardiff, Francis A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Theodore F. Sigda

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Turner, Priscilla R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wanda Ann Gordinas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Whittaker, Eleanor W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • William Francis Senecal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Woods, Sara Lee

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