Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Massachusetts Daily Obituaries 08/12/08

  • Alexander, Richard W.

    East Bridgewater Richard W. Alexander, 85, of East Bridgewater, died Friday, Aug. 8. A son of the late A.J. Bradford and Laura Wentworth Alexander, he is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Margaret (Nutter) Alexander; his daughter, Jane Haines and her husband Ted; four grandchildren, John Haines and his wife Rachel, Samuel Haines, Margaret Haines and Abigail Haines; and two great-grandchildren, Benjamin Haines and Yvonne Haines. He also leaves his brother, Robert Alexander; his cousins, Jack…

    • Allen, Dorothy (Genest)

      Waterville High School & worked for LaVerdiere's Super Drug Stores for over 40 years. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Church in Winslow. She was predeceased by her husband, Marcel J. Allen who died in 1990, her parents, her 4 brothers: Vincent, Emile, Earl & Raymond & 3 sisters: Lucille LaCroix, Constance & Beulah Genest. She is survived by her children: Timothy J. & wife Elizabeth & grandsons Matthew & Peter Allen of North Reading, MA; Connie M. (Allen) Ziko &…

      • Alteri, Alicia Ann

        Alicia Ann Altieri died suddenly, Friday, August 8, 2008 after a brief illness. Alicia leaves her husband John McEvoy, and 13 year old son Jake McEvoy both of Westminster, her mother Carol and father, Frank A. Altieri of Madison, CT, two brothers and their wife's Frank and Gail Altieri of N. Easton, and Michael and Stacey Altieri of Bethany, CT, also she loved her three very close nieces and three nephews, Alyssa, Lianna and Hannah, Michael, Joseph and Mark Altieri, one sister-in-law and her husband…

        • Altieri, Alicia Ann

          4:00-7:00P.M. in the Westminster Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, (www.masciarellifamily funeralhomes.net), 123 Main Street, WESTMINSTER, MA 01473. In lieu of flowers, Alicia's Family asks for Memorial Donations be made to the Jacob McEvoy Scholarship Fund, I-C Federal Credit Union, 101 Main Street, Westminster, MA 01473 or may be left at the Funeral Home.

          • Anzivino, John P.

            the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 1305 Highland Ave., (Exit 19B off Rte. 128), NEEDHAM, on Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church, Needham, at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Tuesday 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, Needham. Donations may be made in John's memory to New England Sinai Hospital, 150 York St., Stoughton, MA 02072. Late Partner in Anzivino Electricians of Needham. Korean War Veteran U.S. Army.…

            • Arnold Jr., Arthur H.

              WEST YARMOUTH —Arthur H. Arnold Jr., of West Yarmouth, died on Aug. 7, 2008 at the age of 79. He was the loving husband of Jean Arnold for 53 years. Arthur was born on May 5, 1929 in Yonkers, N.Y., the son of Arthur and Irene Arnold. Besides his wife, he is survived by his three children and their spouses: Linda and Wayne Marsh, Lori Arnold and Therese Dupree, and Richard and Carrie Arnold. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Ryan and Linday Marsh, and Kayla and Alissa Arnold. Mr. Arnold worked for…

              • Bacon, Helen R.

                Helen R. Bacon 1924-2008 MONSON - Helen R. (LaBelle) Bacon, 84, of Main St. died suddenly, Saturday August 9, 2008, at Wing Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in Palmer to the late Joseph and Helen (Bradway) LaBelle she was a life long resident of Monson. Helen was a graduate of Monson High School and Springfield Hospital School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse and worked at the former Ludlow Hospital for 40 years. Helen was a member of the Monson United Methodist Church and a…

                • Banks, Lillian S.

                  Plymouth Lillian S. (Sylvia) Banks, of Plymouth, formerly of Brockton, died Aug. 9, 2008. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis E. Banks; loving mother of Diana M. Gross of Hanover, Linda L. Carrico of Plymouth, Sharon R. Banks of Canaan, Maine, Tony Banks of Stoughton and John C. Banks III of East Taunton. Also survived by 10 grandchildren. Born in New Bedford, Jan. 17, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Anthony and Rosalina (Pacheco) Sylvia. She worked as a dietary cook at West Acres Nursing Home…

                  • Barry S.N.D., Sister Patricia

                    1970 to 1992. She leaves a sister, Sister Rita Miriam Barry S.N.D. of Ipswich; two sisters-in-law, Lorraine Barry of Northboro and Joan Barry of Whitman; a niece, Patricia Barry Berthelette of Uxbridge, a nephew Paul Barry and her sisters in religion, the Sisters of Notre Dame. Calling hours at the Notre Dame du Lac Chapel, 555 Plantation St., Worcester, Thursday, Aug. 14, 4-6 p.m. with a prayer service at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Mass to follow at 6 p.m. in the chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to…

                    • Barry, Sister Patricia

                      Sister Patricia Barry, 93, of the Sisters of Notre Dame, died Monday, August 11, 2008 at the Notre Dame Long Term Care Center. She leaves a sister, Sister Rita Miriam Barry, S.N.D. of Ipswich; two sisters-in-law: Lorraine Barry of Northboro and Joan Barry of Whitman; a niece, Patricia Barry Berthelette of Uxbridge; a nephew, Paul Barry; and her sisters in religion, the Sisters of Notre Dame. She was born in Roxbury, daughter of Patrick and Margaret Barry. She graduated from St. Gregory High School in…

                      • Bee, Carlotta L.

                        6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Wed., 8/13 at St. Katherine's Drexel, 517 Blue Hill Ave., Dorchester at 11 AM. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. Arrangements by J.B. Johnson Funeral Home, ROXBURY.

                        • Belliveau, Edward J. "Eddie"

                          the Robinson Funeral Home, 809 Main St., MELROSE, Wednesday, August 13 at 9 AM. Funeral Mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, 16 Summer St., Saugus at 10 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8 PM. For directions, obituary and guestbook, visit www.robinsonfuneralhome.com . Robinson Funeral Home Melrose (781) 665-1900

                          • Benoit, Elizabeth

                            NORTHBOROUGH Elizabeth (Dingley) Benoit, 91, of Northborough, formerly of Marlborough and Florida, died peacefully Monday, Aug. 11, 2008, at her home. She was the wife of Adrian Benoit, who died in 1968. Born and raised in Sherborn, the daughter of the late Fred J. and Elizabeth (Brackett) Dingley, she was a graduate of Sherborn High School and attended Tufts University. Mrs. Benoit was a customer service representative for Braley Insurance in Worcester for 20 years, before retiring in 1989. She was…

                            • Benoit, Elizabeth (Dingley)

                              Elizabeth (Dingley) Benoit, 91, formerly of Marlborough and Florida, died peacefully Monday, Aug. 11, 2008 at her home. She was the wife of Adrian Benoit, who died in 1968. Born and raised in Sherborn, the daughter of the late Fred J. and Elizabeth (Brackett) Dingley, she was a graduate of Sherborn High School and attended Tufts University. Mrs. Benoit was a customer service representative for Braley Insurance in Worcester for 20 years, before retiring in 1989. She was predeceased by two brothers: Elmer…

                              • Berube, Theresa E.

                                Theresa E. Berube 1921 - 2008 ENFIELD - Theresa E. (Gaudet) Berube, 86 of Enfield died peacefully on Sunday (Aug. 10, 2008) surrounded by her family. Theresa was predeceased by her husband, Bernard Berube in 1970. She was born in the Thompsonville section of Enfield on Dec. 16, 1921, daughter of the late Timothy and Lucy (Landry) Gaudet. Theresa was a graduate of Enfield High School and graduated from St. Francis School of Nursing in 1940. She worked at Wesson Memorial Hospital and also for Dr. Allan and…

                                • Black, Ernest C. "Sonny"

                                  EAST DENNIS —Ernest C. "Sonny" Black, 82, of East Dennis, passed away on Aug. 9, 2008. Born and raised in East Dennis, Mr. Black was proud to be an 11th generation native Cape Codder. He was also proud of being a carpenter's mate, third class, Navy veteran of World War II. With the G.I. Bill, he learned to fly and became a private pilot. Upon leaving the service, he returned to the Cape and made his living as a master carpenter and fisherman/lobsterman. He owned and ran the lobster boat…

                                  • Bogosian, Jasper

                                    4-8 p.m. For complete obituary, guestbook, & directions please visit www.joycefuneralhome.com

                                    • Bolivar, Doris F.

                                      Doris F. Bolivar, 95, formerly of Shrewsbury Street, died Sunday, August 10, 2008 at Holden Rehabilitation and Nursing Center after an illness. She leaves two brothers, Lehman L. Bolivar and his wife Ruth of West Boylston and Kenneth J. Bolivar and his wife Stella of Fort Myers, FL; a sister Dolores Bragg of Rutland; nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews. Her brother Stanley K. Bolivar predeceased her. Doris was born in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada, daughter of Edwin and Idella (Frederick)…

                                      • Borland Jr., James K.

                                        St. Anthony's Church), COHASSET, MA. In lieu of flowers, donations in James' memory may be made to the Hull Police Scholarship Fund, 1 School St., Hull, MA. 02045 or to the Hull Booster Club, PO BOX 305, Hull, MA. 02045. Retired Police Officer, Town of Hull for 30 years. Retired Employee, Weber Dodge, Hingham. U.S. Air Force, Veteran, Korea. For an online guestbook, visit www.mcnamara-sparrell.com McNamara-Sparrell Funeral Homes Brighton-Cohasset-Norwell 781-383-0200

                                        • Bossio, John A.

                                          Formerly of Brighton, in Derry, NH, August 10, 2008. Beloved son of the late Anthony and Vera (Nickerson) Bossio. Brother of Donald of Danville, NH, Lynne Husseini and her husband Shafi of Chestnut Hill and the late David and Joseph Bossio. Also survived by several loving nieces and nephews. Funeral Service in the Lehman & Reen Funeral Home, 63 Chestnut Hill Ave. (Nr. Brighton Courthouse) BRIGHTON, Wednesday at 8:45 pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting prior to service 6-8:45…

                                          • Brennan, Myron Ross

                                            SOUTH YARMOUTH —Myron Brennan, formerly of East Walpole and Medfield, died on Aug. 7, 2008, shortly before his 80th birthday, surrounded by family. Myron became an aviation electrician at the age of 17 after convincing his mother to sign him into the Navy as a minor; he served on the aircraft carrier USS Kearsarge and the cruiser USS Toledo. He later worked as an electrician at Bird &Son in East Walpole, at American Can Co. in Needham, and at Polaroid in Cambridge. Myron was known for his independent…

                                            • Briscoe, Eleanor

                                              Stoughton Eleanor (Danahy) Briscoe, 84, died at home in Stoughton, Saturday, Aug. 9. She was the mother of Cherie Camillo and her husband David of Brockton. Born and educated in Canton, Mrs. Briscoe lived in Avon for 48 years before making her home in Stoughton. Mrs. Briscoe worked for many years at Draper Textile in Canton and later worked as a clerk at Bobs Department Store. When she wasnt working, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. In addition to her daughter, Mrs. Briscoe is survived by…

                                              • Broderick, Mary M.

                                                Of Dorchester, August 11, 2008. Beloved daughter of the late Thomas F. and Bridget A. (Larner) Broderick. Loving sister of Teresa F. Broderick of Dorchester and the late Eileen Colbert, Patricia Hayes, Louise Ouellette, Francis, Lawrence and James Broderick. Sister in law of Louis G. Ouellette and William P. Hayes. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church on Thursday at 10:00AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours in the Dolan…

                                                • Byrnes, Teresa L. (McDonnell)

                                                  the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home, 1248 Washington St., NORWOOD, Thurs. at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass at 10am in St. Mary's Church, E. Walpole. Visiting Hours Wed. 2-4 & 7-9pm. Interment Highland Cemetery, Norwood www.kraw-kornackfuneralhome.com 781-762-0482

                                                • Cahan, Marion (Davis)

                                                  Of Boston formerly of Brookline on Friday, August 8, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Alvan M. Cahan. Loving mother of David H. Cahan, M.D. & his wife Salwa Cahan, M.D of Dover, Paul W. Cahan of Passiac, NJ and Emily D. Cahan Ph.D of Belmont. Cherished grandmother of Daniel and Lisa. Dear sister of Evelyn Waitzkin of Boston and the late Lawrence Davis and Bernard Davis, Ph.D. Services were held at Levine Chapels, Brookline on Sunday, August 10. Interment services at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge.…

                                                  • Carlos S. Dutra

                                                    Carlos S. Dutra, 86, husband of Telma C. (Dutra) Dutra, died at his home on August 10 following a lengthy illness. Born on the island of Faial in the Azores, he was the son of the late Francisco S. and Julia Dutra. He served in the Portuguese Army before moving to the area in 1974. He was employed by the New England Concrete Co. for many years, before retiring many years ago. He enjoyed soccer. Besides his wife, he leaves a daughter, Maria M. Fortuna of Taunton, four grandchildren and two great-grandsons.…

                                                    • Caruso, Laurette M. (Painchaud)

                                                      the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS on Thursday, August 14th at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus at 10:30 a.m. Relatives & friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Entombment Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose.

                                                      • Cecelia Joseph

                                                        In Fall River, of Berkley, August 10, 2008 Cecelia ((Costa) Joseph died at South Point Rehabilitation Center in Fall River at the age of 82. Born in Taunton and educated in Dighton schools, Cecelia was the daughter of the late Antone and Nellie (Silva) Costa. She was a Retired Book keeper for Ad-A-Day and Car Cross in Taunton. Cecelia loved spending time with her family and was an avid reader. She leaves her sister, Eleanor Silvia of Berkley. Her nieces and nephews, Susan Barossa and her husband Antano of…

                                                        • Chapman, Yvonne R.

                                                          Yvonne R. Chapman 1939-2008 LUDLOW - Yvonne R. (Mendes) Chapman 69 of Ludlow died Saturday August 9, 2008 at Baystate Medical Center. Born in Ludlow March 28, 1939 she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Diolinda (Pereira) Mendes. A Communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Yvonne was a member of the Ludlow Senior Center, the Gremio Lusitano Club, and a proud member of the "Sewing Club". Yvonne had worked for the Town of Ludlow School Department for many years as a secretary. She was…

                                                          • Chase, Eugene F.

                                                            the restaurant business with his father and later in the publishing business with Allyn & Bacon. He was a member of the Mystic Valley Lodge A.F. & A. M., Arlington, MA. Gene was predeceased by his parents Francis G. "Nick" & Esther S. Chase of Winchester, MA & Delray Beach, FL. He is survived by his sister Marilyn Chase of Tequesta, FL and his cousin Ruth S. Montgomery of Hanover, MA. Lorne & Sons Funeral Home, DELRAY BEACH, FL in charge of arrangements., The funeral home or…

                                                            • Ciambrelli, Ralph J.

                                                              • Clifford, Leota M.

                                                                DENNISPORT —Leota M. Clifford, 92, of Dennisport, formerly of Quincy, died on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2008, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Portland, Maine, on Jan. 6, 1916, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Leota (O'Hanlon) O'Connell. Mrs. Clifford was a graduate of Dorchester High School for Girls. She had been a resident of Dennisport for the past 35 years, and had lived in Quincy for 30 years prior. Mrs. Clifford was a member of the Holy Trinity Parish in Harwich,…

                                                                • Coffman, Robert C.

                                                                  Robert C. Coffman of Pepperell; 76 Pepperell Robert C. Coffman, age 76 of Pepperell died August 9, 2008 at his residence after a period of declining health. He was the husband of Jo-Anne (Soucy) Coffman. He was born on October 11, 1931 in Memphis, Tennesee, the son of the late James E. Wilson and Erin Coffman. He was educated in the Marigold, Mississippi School System. He served in the U.S. Army for 20 years. Serving in the Korean War, he was the recipient of the Purple Heart for action against the enemy…

                                                                  • Conlon, Michael J.

                                                                    • Connelly, Barbara

                                                                      Barbara Connelly 1919 - 2008 GRANBY - Barbara B. (Welles) Connelly, 89, of The Arbors of Chicopee and formerly of Granby, died Monday, August 11, 2008. Born in Holyoke on July 29, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Harrison and Gertrude (Burnett) Welles. She was the wife of the late Michael J. Connelly who died in 1995. She is survived by her daughter, Margaret Plouffe of Chicopee, a son, David Plouffe and his wife Bobbi of Newton, step-children, Pat Connelly and his wife Cheryl of Chicopee, Mike…

                                                                      • Cortelli, Eva Rose

                                                                        Eva R. Cortelli 1913-2008 SPRINGFIELD - Eva Rose Cortelli, 95, of Reeds Landing, passed away Sunday, August 10,2008. She was born in Roxbury, MA on April 28, 1913 and was the daughter of the late John and Elvira (Lodi) Cortelli. Eva with her family moved to Springfield at an early age and was a graduate of the High School of Commerce. She was previously employed by Westinghouse for thirty two years after which she worked for Smith and Wesson where she worked for nine years and then retired in 1976. She was…

                                                                        • Cowley, Jayne Charlene

                                                                          {M3}CAMBRIDGE Cowley, Jayne Charlene Ferrara {M1}COWLEY, Jayne Charlene Ferrara _of Cambridge. Family and friends mourn the passing of Jayne on August 8, 2008. Jayne's humor and good-natured optimism made her special to all those who knew her. She faced adversity often in life, but remained grateful for her gifts, and was without self-pity. She cared with a generous and warm heart for any person or animal in need who came her way. Jayne leaves her beloved son Brandon, brothers David and Peter, sisters…

                                                                          • Cronin, Alice L.

                                                                            the John G. Molloy Funeral Home, 1126 Washington St., DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS on Wednesday, Aug. 13 at 9 Am. Funeral Mass in St. Gregory's Church at 10 AM. Relatives & friends kindly invited. Visiting hrs. Tuesday 4-8 PM. Parking in rear of funeral home. Interment Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy. John G. Molloy Funeral Home 617-296-5600

                                                                            • Curran, Mary Frances (Coughlan)

                                                                              Of Lexington, Aug. 9, 2008. Beloved wife of William M. Curran. Loving mother of James B. Curran and his wife Karen of Woburn, Maryanne Curran of Lexington, Janet E. Capasso and her husband Paul of Weston, Kathleen M. McDonald and her husband David of Newton, and Gail P. Curran of Lexington. Devoted sister of Joan Champagne of Watertown, Clare Magliozzi of Watertown, Anne Murray of Wellesley, Kathy Cloonan of Wellesley, and Patricia Sweeney of Cambridge. and the late Jeremiah Coughlan and Eileen Stafford.…

                                                                              • D'Amato, Albert A.

                                                                                Albert A. D'Amato, 85, of 225 Greenville Street died Sunday, August 10 in St. Francis Home after an illness. The J. Henri Morin & Son Funeral Home, 23 Maple Terr., Spencer is assisting the family with the arrangements.

                                                                                • D'Amico, Santa (D'Arrigo)

                                                                                  the Joseph Doherty - Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING Thursday at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass celebrating Santa's life in St. Patrick Church, 71 Central St. Stoneham at 10am. Family & friends are kindly invited to attend Visiting Hours, Wednesday 4-8pm. Parking attendants will be available. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. Donations in memory of Santa may be made to Children's Hospital at www.childrenshospi tal.org/giving or Children's Hospital Trust, 1 Autumn St. #…

                                                                                  • D'Elia, Rosa (Gallotto)

                                                                                    5-9 pm. Services will conclude with entombment in Woodlawn Mausoleum, Everett. The Rapino Memorial Home 617-567-1380

                                                                                    • Davis, Mildred

                                                                                      Mildred Davis 1930 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - Mildred (Parrow) Davis, 78 of Springfield passed away August 9, 2008 at Baystate Medical Center. Born in Proctor, Vermont, the daughter of the late Thad and Mildred (Fredette) Parrow and was a longtime Springfield resident and later retiring to Sebring, Florida. Mildred considered herself a "True Vermonter". Mildred was recently widowed by her husband of 60 years Willis A. Davis who died June 24, 2008 . She is survived by her three daughters, Judy M. St…

                                                                                      • DiSciullo, Judith (Bottomly)

                                                                                        the funeral home on Thursday morning August 14th at 9am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Denis Church, 157 Washington St., Westwood at 10am. Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Judith's memory to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, P.O. Box 845037, Boston, MA 02284-5037. Holden-Dunn-Lawler 781-326-0074

                                                                                        • Domond, Esmeralda A.

                                                                                          Brockton Esmeralda Ange Domond, 9 years old, of Brockton, died July 31, 2008. She was a daughter of Lesly Ange Domond and Shirley St. Georges; sister of Rooney Ange Domond and Guyvenson Ange Domond; granddaughter of Saphira and Guy Domond. Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St., Brockton, Thursday at 8 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in Christ the King Parish (St. Colmans Church), 42 Wendell Ave., Brockton, at 9 a.m. Interment will follow in Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. Calling…

                                                                                          • Donohue, Dorothy L. (Langton)

                                                                                            WORCESTER —Dorothy L. (Langton) Donohue, 81, of Worcester and Dennisport, died on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2008, in her home, surrounded by her family. Her husband, Timothy P. Donohue, died in 2000. She leaves two daughters, Paula Radermacher of Maryland, Donna Cohen of Hopkinton; a stepdaughter, Jodi Aja of Leicester; a brother, Robert Langton of Natick; seven grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. Dorothy was born in Natick and was the daughter of Hartley C. and Muriel (Durkee) Langton. She is predeceased…

                                                                                            • Dortenzio, Frank R.

                                                                                              • Dugas, Jeannette A.

                                                                                                Jeannette A. Dugas loving mother and grandmother; 97 Dracut Jeannette A. (St. Cyr) Dugas, widow of Harvey Dugas, a Dracut resident, died Saturday August 9, 2008 at a local nursing home. She was 97, and the last surviving member of her family of twelve brothers and sisters. Jeannette was born in Concord, NH, a daughter of the late Samuel and Marianne (Camire) St. Cyr. Prior to her retirement Jeannette worked as a stitcher for over 30 years in the Boot Mills and the Merrimack Mills, retiring from the former…

                                                                                                • Dumont, Ruth D. (Soulor)

                                                                                                • Durfee, Donna K.

                                                                                                  Rockland Donna K. (Carey) Durfee, 61, of Rockland, died very suddenly, at her home, Aug. 9, 2008. She was born in Rockland, daughter of the late Joseph and Evelyn (Flynn) Carey and was raised and educated there. She was a graduate of Rockland High School and later attended Quincy Jr. College. Donna had been employed for nearly 30 years as a medical assistant at Harbor Medical Associates and South Shore Hospital. She had previously worked at Rockland Trust Co. She was a former member of the Rockland Sons of…

                                                                                                  • Earley, Grace A. (Heffernan)

                                                                                                    Grace A. (Heffernan) Earley, 88, of Worcester died Sun., Aug. 10 in the Coleman House. She leaves a son, John J. Earley of Worcester; a brother, William R. Heffernan of Auburn and Martha's Vineyard; two sisters, Mary Grenier of Tempe, AZ and Ruth Traynor of Leicester; several nieces and nephews, among them, a special thanks to Nancy and Amiela Fournier and Cathy Lehman. She was born in Worcester, daughter of William and Grace (Tisdell) Heffernan and graduated from Auburn High School and Salter…

                                                                                                    • Eklund, Dorothy M. (Jamieson)

                                                                                                      Dorothy M. (Jamieson) Eklund, 76 of Auburn, died Monday, August 11th in her home after an illness. Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central Street, Auburn is assisting the Eklund family with arrangements. www.brittonfuneralhomes.com

                                                                                                      • Fairclough, Dorothy Mae

                                                                                                        HOPKINTON Dorothy Mae Fairclough, 84, of Hopkinton, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, at the Westborough Healthcare Center in Westborough. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Leo and Emma (LaMontain) Boudreau. She was the wife of Harry H. Fairclough, who passed away in 1979. A Hopkinton resident since 1971, she was a member of the St. Johns Choir. She is survived by one daughter, Joan M. Lozeau and her husband, Joseph, of Milford, and one son, Harry F. Fairclough and his wife, Janet, of Cincinnati.…

                                                                                                        • Fijal, Lena

                                                                                                          Lena Fijal 1924 - 2008 CHICOPEE - Lena Fijal, 84, of Chicopee, died peacefully at home on Sunday, August 10, 2008. She was a retired forty two year machinist for the former American Bosch/United Technologies, retiring on May 31, 1986. She was born on April 5, 1924 in Chicopee and was a life long resident. She was the daughter of the late Louis and Sophie (Toton) Fijal. Lena was a graduate of Chicopee High School. She enjoyed gardening and just being outdoors on her farm. Lena is survived by a brother,…

                                                                                                          • Foley, John Francis

                                                                                                            the McVeigh Funeral Home, 208 North Allen Street, ALBANY, NY thence to St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Delmar, NY at 9:30 am where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Wednesday 4:00 to 7:00 pm in the funeral home. Interment will take place Friday at 11:30 am in the North Falmouth Cemetery, Falmouth, MA. Those wishing to remember John in a special way may send a contribution to the Eddy Heritage House, Sub Acute Rehab Unit, 2920 Tibbets Ave., Troy, NY…

                                                                                                            • Garrity, Thomas F.

                                                                                                              9:30-11 AM followed by a Funeral Home Service at 11 AM. Relatives & friends kindly invited. Interment Cambridge Cemetery In lieu of flowers please send donations in Thomas' memory to the American heart Assoc., 20 Speen St., Framingham MA 01701. Late Navy Veteran, WW II. Late retired engineer at Cambion-Middland Ross Company. For on line guestbook, www.brownandhickey.com Brown & Hickey Funeral Home Belmont MA 617-484-2534617-547-1500

                                                                                                              • Girard, Dorothy L.

                                                                                                                Dorothy L. Girard 1922 - 2008 EAST LONGMEADOW Dorothy "Dee" L. (Thayer) Girard, 86, formerly of Charles Street, Agawam, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, August 10, 2008 in an East Longmeadow nursing home. Born in Holyoke, she was a 1940 graduate of Holyoke High School. She previously lived in South Hadley and Springfield before moving to Agawam in 1967. Dorothy worked during her lifetime at National Blank Book, Standard Electric Time and as an accountant for Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale…

                                                                                                                • Gonzalez, Domingo

                                                                                                                  Domingo Gonzalez 1931 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - Domingo Gonzalez, 77, died August 9, 2008 at Baystate Medical Center. Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico on March 4, 1931, Domingo came to the U.S. in 1952 to raise his family. He settled in the Springfield area where he became a political and social activist in the North End, advocating for Hispanic rights, campaigning for many local politicians, and organizing many cultural events in the community. During his years of community service and leadership in the Hispanic…

                                                                                                                  • Goucher, Chester L.

                                                                                                                    West Bridgewater Chester L. Goucher, 82, of West Bridgewater, died peacefully, Aug. 10, at Baypointe in Brockton. Born in Whitman, son of the late Edward and Lillian (Peterson) Goucher, he was educated there and in Nova Scotia and graduated from Quincy Trade School and Old Colony Trade School in Brockton. He served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps during World War II. He was a plumber by trade for Deacon Plumbing in Stoughton and McLean Hospital in Belmont and retired after 20 years from Cardinal Cushing…

                                                                                                                    • Grady, Humphrey

                                                                                                                      , The funeral home or family has elected not to place a death notice on Boston.com. A death notice has been placed in the print edition of The Boston Globe.

                                                                                                                      • Greaves, Henry C.

                                                                                                                        Henry C. Greaves retired Dracut schoolteacher, originator of high school golf program, Korean War vet; 79 DRACUT Mr. Henry C. Greaves, age 79, a longtime resident of Dracut, died Friday, August 8, 2008, at Saints Medical Center. He was the beloved husband of Therese L. (Martin) Greaves. Born in Lowell on August 11, 1928, he was the son of the late Henry T. and Gertrude M. (McHale) Greaves. He was a graduate of Keith Academy, Canisius College, and received his Masters degree from Northeastern University. Mr.…

                                                                                                                        • Griffin, Sister Margaret Edward

                                                                                                                          Sister Margaret Edward Griffin, SSJ SPRINGFIELD - Sister Margaret Edward Griffin (Ruth), beloved member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield for 71 years, died on August 10, 2008, in Mont Marie Health Care Center in Holyoke, MA. Born in Holyoke, MA, she was the daughter of Edward and Catherine (Courtney) Griffin. Sister entered the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA from Blessed Sacrament Parish, Holyoke. She was graduated from Sacred Heart High School, Holyoke. She earned her A.B. and M.A.…

                                                                                                                          • Grinke, Anthony T.

                                                                                                                            Anthony T. Grinke, 91, of Worcester died Saturday August 2 in his home. He leaves his wife of 63 years, Catherine M. (Zukas) Grinke, three daughters, Kathleen Grinke of Stoneham; Susan M. Bernier of Worcester and Diane M. Rochette and her husband Paul of Oakham; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by two sisters, Adelle Zukas and Ann St. Martin. He was born in Worcester, a son of John and Ursula (Urblauskas) Grinke. Mr. Grinke retired from Wyman Gordon Co. in North Grafton…

                                                                                                                            • Harding, John B.

                                                                                                                              WEST HARWICH —John B. "Jack 10-4" Harding of West Harwich, formerly of Concord, passed away on Aug. 9, 2008. John was the owner of the Pleasant Trowel Garden Center in West Harwich. He was the beloved husband of Shirley (Fleming); the loving father of Debra DeCosta and her husband Dana of Harwich; brother of Barbara Conte of Cohasset, and the late Arthur, Eddie, Joe, Phyllis and Helen. He is also survived by two loving grandchildren, Billman and Michael, and several loving nieces and nephews.…

                                                                                                                              • Harney, Raymond A.

                                                                                                                                • Harrington, James E.

                                                                                                                                  James E. Harrington 1926-2008 SPRINGFIELD - James Edward Harrington, 82 passed away peacefully Sunday August 10, 2008 at Baystate Medical Center, after a short illness. He was born in Springfield and was a member of Holy Cross Church. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. After the war he worked as a Firefighter for the Springfield Fire Department for 33 years, and was also employed by the Warren F. Hoye Company for 32 years. He was predeceased by his two brothers, George J. Harrington, and John T.…

                                                                                                                                  • Harvey, John L.

                                                                                                                                    Brockton John L. Harvey, 62, of Brockton, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital, after a brief illness. He was born and raised in Brockton, a son of the late Raymond W. Harvey Sr. and Amanda Mae (Ireland) Harvey and he remained a lifelong resident of the city. John was a self-employed carpenter by trade. He was an avid golfer and an enthusiastic member of D.W. Field Golf Course. John was a dedicated and grateful member of Alcoholics Anonymous. He was very proud of his 23…

                                                                                                                                    • Hawley, Margaret V. "Rita" (Horrigan)

                                                                                                                                      5 thru 7 P.M. Interment Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Burlington. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Rita's memory to: The Burlington Public Library, 22 Sears St., Burlington, MA. Lane Funeral Homes Winchester - Burlington 781-272-3098

                                                                                                                                      • Healey, Robert E.

                                                                                                                                        MERRIMACK, NH —Robert Elliot Healey, 70, died August 8, 2008 in Manchester, NH. He was the widower of Ellen Patricia (Pat) Healey. Born in New Bedford, MA and resided there until 5 years ago. Mr. Healey was Executive VP of Human Resources at Commonwealth Electric before his retirement 15 years ago. He was a Veteran of the United States Army. Survivors include three sons: Robert V. Healey of Bloomfield, CT, Steven J. Healey of Milford, MA and David T. Healey of Bellingham, MA, and four grandchildren. In…

                                                                                                                                        • Hickson Jr., Harvey

                                                                                                                                          the SOUTH WEYMOUTH McDonald Funeral Home, 809 Main St. (Rte. 18 opp. South Shore Hospital) Wed. at 10 a.m. Followed by a Funeral Service in the Old South Union Church, Columbian Sq., South Weymouth, at 11 o'clock. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Tuesday 5-8 p.m. Donations in Harvey's memory may be made to the American Cancer Assoc., 20 Speen St., Framingham MA 01701. mcdonald-funeralhomes.com

                                                                                                                                          • Hill, Allen Frank

                                                                                                                                            2 to 9 p.m. at the Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home, 9000 W. 151st Street, ORLAND PARK, IL. Lying in state Wednesday 9:00 a.m. until time of service 10:00 a.m. at Christ Community Church, 13400 Bell Road, Lemont, IL. Interment Fairmount Willow Hills Memorial Park. Born again Christian. Member of New Lenox Gospel Hall & Vice President of Retail Solutions for Information Resources. (708) 857-7878 www.sheehyfh.com

                                                                                                                                            • Hill, Diane J.

                                                                                                                                              of Job Lane House in Bedford. She was also a member of the Mystic Valley Railway Society and the Somerville Assembly #17 Order of Rainbow for Girls. Besides her husband Thomas, Diane is survived by her sister, Shirley Socorelis and brother Norman Gosse. Also survived by nephews & nieces. HILL A Graveside Service will take place at 2:00 PM on Wednesday August 13th the VA National Cemetery, Bourne, MA. A Memorial Service will be celebrated at 2:30 PM on Saturday, August 16th in the St. Barnabas Memorial…

                                                                                                                                              • Houlihan, Stella M.

                                                                                                                                                Stella M. Houlihan retired from Post Office; 86 TEWKSBURY Stella M. (Briscoe) Houlihan, age 86, a former Tewksbury Post Office Clerk, died peacefully Sunday afternoon, August 3, at Blairehouse of Tewksbury, after a long period of declining health. She was the wife of the late William J. Houlihan, the former Postmaster of Tewksbury, who died in 1983. She was born in Forge Village, Westford, on March 12, 1922, a daughter of the late Luka and Barbara (Walkivitch) Briscoe. She was raised in Forge Village and…

                                                                                                                                                • Jacobs, Della

                                                                                                                                                  Della Jacobs 1940-2008 SPRINGFIELD - Della Jacobs, 67, of 1475 Roosevelt Ave., departed this life on Saturday, August 10, 2008 at Baystate Medical Center. Born in Pittsburgh, PA, she graduated from Fairchance High School, moved to Springfield 47 years ago and had been employed at Spaulding World Wide Sports Company. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star. Pre-deceased by her husband Daniel Jacobs, and a son William Willams Jr., she is survived by a daughter Yvonne Williams of Springfield; four…

                                                                                                                                                • Jolin Jr., Edmond J.

                                                                                                                                                  Edmond J. Jolin, Jr. of Dracut; 81 Drcaut Edmond J. "Ed" Jolin, Jr., 81, a resident of Dracut, entered in eternal life on Sunday, August 10, 2008 at Lowell General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Annette (Carignan) Jolin with whom he shared over 50 years together. Ed was born on December 27, 1926 in Lowell, son of the late Mary (Pierce) and Edmond J. Jolin, Sr. He attended Lowell Public Schools and was proud to have served with the US Navy during World War II on the USS Ranger. He retired…

                                                                                                                                                  • Jolly, George F.

                                                                                                                                                    Brockton George F. Jolly, 65 years, of Brockton, died August 7, 2008. He was the husband of Jeanne P. McQuaide-Jolly; father of Christopher Jolly, Heidi Ann Silvia, Robert Jolly and Mark Jolly. Following cremation, a memorial gathering will be held in the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St. (Rte. 123), Brockton, Wednesday, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. thence to Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 433 West St., Brockton, where a funeral Mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul at 11 a.m. For…

                                                                                                                                                    • Jordan, Stanley G.

                                                                                                                                                      and Friends invited. Memorial visiting hours will be held Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be private at a later date at the Mount Wollaston Cemetery, Quincy. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in Stanleys memory may be made to the charity of the donors choice.

                                                                                                                                                      • Joyce, Thomas F.

                                                                                                                                                        The O'Brien Funeral Home, 146 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON, Wednesday at 8:30AM. Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Hills, 29 St. Mary's Rd., Milton at 10:00AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8PM. Interment New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan. US Army Veteran of The Korean Conflict. Former member of The Castle Island Association, Irish American Club and ILA Local #805.

                                                                                                                                                        • Jussaume, Louis J.

                                                                                                                                                          Louis J. Jussaume, 75, of Gilboa St. died Sun. Aug. 10 at his home. His funeral arrangments have not been finalized with Jackman Funeral Home 7 Mechanic St. Douglas. A full obituary, with arrangments will be in Wed. edition.

                                                                                                                                                          • Kendall, Leroy W.

                                                                                                                                                            Leroy W. Kendall 1919-2008 SOUTH HADLEY - Leroy W. Kendall, 89, of Lathrop St., died Sunday August 10, 2008, at the Willimansett Nursing Center. He was born in Granby. Leroy was the son of the late William and Rose (Dressell) Kendall. He was educated in the Granby Schools. Leroy served in the United States Army during World War II in the Pacific. He retired from A.G. Spaulding and worked at the Springfield Armory for twenty years. Leroy enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening. He was predeceased by his wife,…

                                                                                                                                                            • Knowles, Patrick T.

                                                                                                                                                              Patrick T. Knowles 1966 - 2008 AGAWAM - Patrick T. Knowles, 42, of Main St., passed away peacefully August 11, 2008 at Baystate Medical Center with his life partner by his side. Born May 10, 1966 in Springfield, MA, he was the son of the late Carol Ann (LaBare) Knowles. Patrick has lived in Agawam for the past 5 years, previously living in Springfield and grew up in Chicopee. Patrick was a vehicle operations supervisor at the US Post Office Bulk Mail Center in Springfield for over 10 years and a member of…

                                                                                                                                                              • LaFrance, Clara M.

                                                                                                                                                                NEW BEDFORD —Clara M. (Woolley) LaFrance, 85 of Valerie Street passed away Friday, August 8, 2008 at Saint Luke's Hospital. She was the wife of the late Gerald Rene La France. Born in New Bedford, MA; she was the daughter of the late Burgoyne And Florida (Poirier) Woolley Jr. Mrs. La France had been Co-Owner of Allied Brake and Auto. She had also worked as a Legal Secretary for area businesses. Mrs. La France attended Campbell Business School in New Bedford. She was also a member of Holy Name of the…

                                                                                                                                                                • Landgraf, Priscilla Tite

                                                                                                                                                                  LAWRENCE, Kan. —Priscilla Tite Landgraf, 84, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, in Lawrence. A Mayflower descendant, she was born on Feb. 18, 1924, in Gary, Ind., the daughter of Elzie Edward and Louise Nickerson Tite, and grew up in Pittsburgh, Pa. She attended Oberlin College in Ohio and graduated with a business administration degree from Simmons College in Boston. She married Stanley Keith Landgraf in 1947, and moved with him to St. Louis, Mo., where she was a homemaker and volunteer. They retired to…

                                                                                                                                                                  • LePon, William A.

                                                                                                                                                                    may call at the O'DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday. His Funeral will take place from the Funeral Home Wednesday morning at 8:30 A.M. followed by a Funeral Mass at ST. MARGARET CHURCH at 9:30 A.M. Burial in Knollwood Cemetery, Canton. E-condolence/ Directions at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com . Arrangements by Funeral Directors James F. O'Donnell, Jr. and John W. Crane. (978 or 866) 458-8768.

                                                                                                                                                                    • Leary, Mary Agnes (Joyce)

                                                                                                                                                                      Of North Weymouth, age 88, August 9, 2008, beloved wife of the late Arthur Joseph Leary. Survived by 3 sons: Dennis of (Lexington), William and his wife Diane of (FL), & Kevin of and his wife Laurel of (VA). Also survived by 6 grandchildren: Kelly of (FL), Allison and her husband Trayne of Beverly, Jake of (CA), Brian, Stephen & Christopher all of (VA), 1 great-granddaughter, Hannah Relatives & friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the NORTH WEYMOUTH McDonald Funeral Home, 40 Sea St.…

                                                                                                                                                                      • Lee, William R.

                                                                                                                                                                        William R. Lee lifelong Billerica resident; 78 Billerica William R. "Winky" Lee, age 78, beloved husband of Joan V. (Jenkins) Lee with whom he would have celebrated 60 years of marriage in February, died Monday August 11, at Lowell General Hospital due to complications of diabetes. He was born in Cambridge, January 10, 1930 son of the late Canute William and Charlotte (Tholander) Lee and was a lifelong Billerica resident. Mr. Lee was a Graduate of Howe High School in Billerica, and Northeastern…

                                                                                                                                                                        • Leonard, Lorraine C. (Lemoine)

                                                                                                                                                                          Lorraine C. (Lemoine) Leonard, 88, of Auburn, died Saturday August 9th in the Life Care Center of Auburn. Her husband, Martin J. Leonard died in 1956. She leaves her children, Martin J. Leonard and his wife Josephine of Charlton, Sharon A. Thomas and her husband Dennis of Charlton, Thomas D. Leonard and his companion Carmen Cronin of Auburn, and Dennis J. Leonard and his wife Sharon of Holden; her brother, William Lemoine of North Grafton; 12 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and many nieces and…

                                                                                                                                                                          • Lewkowicz, Irene V. (Knoblock)

                                                                                                                                                                            5-8 PM on Wednesday at the Rand-Harper-Pickering Westborough Funeral Home, 62 West Main St., WESTBOROUGH, MA (www.westboroughfuneral home.com) A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10:30 AM in St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 70 West Main St., Westborough. Donations in Irene's memory can be made to the Lewkowicz Family Scholarship at Colgate University, 13 Oak Dr., Hamilton, NY 13346

                                                                                                                                                                            • LoPreste, Gaetano J. "Ted"

                                                                                                                                                                              • Lorusso Jr., Carmine

                                                                                                                                                                                the Charles F. Oteri & Son Franklin Funeral Home, 33 Cottage St., FRANKLIN, with a Funeral Mass in St. Jude Church, Norfolk at 10 AM. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, Franklin. Calling hours Wednesday 4-8PM. Donations in his memory sent to Norfolk Together P0 Box 223 Norfolk, MA 02056 would be appreciated. Late President C. Lorusso & Sons Construction Co. Inc. Charles F. Oteri & Son www.franklinfuneral.com

                                                                                                                                                                                • Luce, Francis J.

                                                                                                                                                                                  Francis J. Luce ENFIELD, CT - Francis J. Luce, 90, of Enfield, CT, entered into eternal rest peacefully Sunday, August 10, 2008 at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford, CT. Born in Springfield, MA, the son of the late Daniel and Helen Luce, Francis grew up in Springfield, graduated from Cathedral High School and had a passionate love of sports. In August of 1934 he was a member of the Springfield Post 21 baseball team. Their stand for racial equality at the American Legion Baseball Tournament in Gastonia,…

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mac, Bernie (Featured Guest Book)

                                                                                                                                                                                    • MacFarlane, Charles L.

                                                                                                                                                                                      the Frank A. Welsh & Son's Funeral Home 718 Broadway, CHELSEA on Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. Relatives & friends are most kindly invited to attend. Entombment in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Visiting hours have been omitted. Funeral Home fully handicap accessible, ample parking opposite Funeral Home. Late USCG Veteran, Former Chelsea Ward Alderman, Planning Board member, Conservation Commissioner and Harbormaster, Past Pres. Polish Falcons Nest 485, Legion of Honor member & District 10 Past…

                                                                                                                                                                                      • MacKinnon, Edward F.

                                                                                                                                                                                        School, Box 503, Altamont, NY 12009, c/o Sister Mary Thomas. For directions or to sign an online condolence, visit johnlawrencefuneralhome.com .

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                                                                                                                                                                                          • Maione, Carlo

                                                                                                                                                                                            the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson - Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., DEDHAM, Sat. at 8 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church, Dedham at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting Hours Friday 4-8. Interment Brookdale Cemetery, Dedham. George F. Doherty & Sons Dedham781-326-0500

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Makela, Joyce M. (Burlingame)

                                                                                                                                                                                              Joyce M. (Burlingame) Makela, 83, died Sun., Aug. 10. Funeral arrangements in the care of FAY BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 1 W. Boylston St. Full obituary to appear on Wednesday.

                                                                                                                                                                                              • McGuire, Virginia M. (Lewis)

                                                                                                                                                                                                In Newton, formerly of Canandaigua, NY & Barrington, RI, August 9, 2008. Wife of the late Thomas D. McGuire. Mother of Thomas W. "Tim" McGuire & Amy Rhodes of Manhattan, NY, Peter C. & Candy McGuire of Ambler, PA, David L. McGuire & Karen Schultz-McGuire of Newton, Michael B. & Antonia McGuire of Westboro. Grandmother of Elizabeth Duggan, Ryan, Jillian, Michael & Molly McGuire, Elizabeth Schultz-McGuire. Great grandmother of Claire & Will Duggan. A Funeral Mass will be…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • McKenzie, Marion G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Marion G. McKenzie Loving Mother and Grandmother; 87 Lowell Marion Gladys (Morning) McKenzie, 87, passed away Sunday morning, August 10, 2008 at The Highlands in Fitchburg. She was the beloved wife of Donald J. McKenzie who died in 1991. Marion was born in Lowell on December 15, 1920, a daughter of the late David and Gladys (Whitworth) Morning. She attended school in Lowell and was a graduate of Lowell High School. Marion also attended Business College. She was a member of St. Anne's Episcopal Church in…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Merriman, Daniel C. (Featured Guest Book)

                                                                                                                                                                                                  The funeral home or family has elected not to place a death notice on Boston.com. A death notice has been placed in the print edition of The Boston Globe.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Michael J. Madden

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Michael J. Madden, 51, of Raynham, died August 6, 2008, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center after a brief illness. Born in Boston on January 14, 1957, a son of Joan C. (Redington) Madden of South Carolina and the late James T. Madden, he was raised in Avon and was a graduate of Avon High School. A veteran of the US Air Force, he served during peace time. Michael was employed as a heating and air conditioning technician. He was an avid sports enthusiast who enjoyed the Red Sox, Bruins and Patriots.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Midura, Walter

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Walter Midura 1925 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - Walter Midura 83, died Saturday at Mercy Medical Center. He was born in Chicopee on April 14, 1925; son of the late Stanley and Thelma (Pescz) Midura of Chicopee. Walter was a WW II U.S. Army veteran who served with the 104th infantry in the European theatre. He owned and operated Midura's Garage in Granby, Ma. for over 40 years and later moved to Chicopee to specialize in Antique Car Restoration. Walter loved antique cars, and in 1948 became a founding member of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Milos Sr., Roman J. "Ray"

                                                                                                                                                                                                        & friends are invited to the Dillon & Edward F. Day Funeral Home 124 Chestnut St Holyoke on Thursday Morning for visiting between 8 a.m. 9:45 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Mater Dolorosa Church with burial in Mater Dolorosa Cemetery.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Morrison, Catherine L. (O'Toole)

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Catherine L. (O'Toole) Morrison, 97, of 43 Franklin St., died Sunday, August 10, 2008, in Clinton Hospital, after an illness. Her husband, Patrick H. Morrison, died in 1984. She is survived by a son, Brian P. Morrison of Clinton; two daughters, Patricia M. and her husband, Leonard J. Kelley, of Lancaster, and Jean M. and her husband, James P. DeCesare, of Clinton; nine grandchildren: Margot A. Kelley, Thomas A. Kelley, Brian P. Kelley, Lawrence P. Kelley, Regina M. Rubery, Philip J. DeCesare, Mark S.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Muzzey Sr., Paul A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Paul A. Muzzey Sr., 79, of Worcester died on Saturday, August 9th, in his home after an illness. Mr. Muzzey's wife of 47 years Emma R. (LaRochelle) Muzzey died in 1997. He is survived by a son Paul A. Muzzey, Jr. and his wife JoAnne of Worcester; two sisters Barbara M. Kublbeck and Shirley Rabidou both of Worcester; grandchildren; great grandchildren and many nephews and nieces. Paul was born in Worcester son of the late Archie and Helen (Sullivan) Muzzey and is also predeceased by a step son Richard C.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Normand, George L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                              George L. Normand NORTH ATTLEBORO - George L. Normad of North Attleboro on Aug. 8, 2008. Family includes son: Paul L. Normand of Springfield. Complete obituary at: dyer-lakefuneralhome.com,

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Norton, Coleman Leo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                the Kraw-KornackFuneral Home, 1248 Washington Street, NORWOOD, Wednesday at 8am, followed by a Funeral Mass at 9am in St. Catherine's Church, Norwood. Visiting Hours Tuesday 5-7pm. Interment Highland Cemetery, Norwood. WWII US Army Veteran. In lieu of flowers donations made to Vista Care Hospice, 690 Canton St., Westwood, MA 02090. www.kraw-kornackfuneralhome.com 781-762-0482

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • O'Connor, Evelyn M. (O'Connor)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Of Braintree, formerly of Dorchester, Aug. 9. Beloved wife of the late John C. "Oakie". Devoted mother of J. Kevin O'Connor of Quincy, Maureen A. Blazuk of Marshfield & Evelyn M. Pearson of Holbrook. Sister of John J. of Dorchester and Alfred O'Connor of Braintree & the late Dorothy McKenna. Sister-in-law of Catherine O'Connor of Quincy. Also survived by 10 loving grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren & many nieces & nephews. Funeral Mass celebrated by her grandson, Rev.…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Paul, William R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          William R. Paul 1937 - 2008 EMPIRE - William R. Paul, 70, of the Town of Empire, WI, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 5, 2008, at home. He was born on October 4, 1937, in Niagara Falls, a son of the late William Howard and Mary Harriet (nee Cromley) Paul. He served in the United States Air Force. "Bill" married Irene Rossi , in Springfield, MA, on June 18, 1960. She preceded him in death in 1992 He then married Paula Kath Burgess on October 21, 1995. He is survived by his wife, Paula; sons:…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pettico, Matthew G. "Monty"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pincince Jr., Charles J. "Chuck"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Charles "Chuck" J. Pincince, Jr., 81, a man of integrity and strength, passed away Saturday, August 9, 2008 in UMass University Hospital. At the time of his passing, he was surrounded by his loving family. His devoted wife of 54 years, Sarina "Sara" A. Pincince, predeceased him on May 23, 2008. Chuck is survived by his daughter, Mary Daigle of Worcester; his son, Richard Pincince of Auburn; 3 grandchildren: Kimberly Daigle of Spencer, Jeremy Daigle of Worcester, Racheal Pincince of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Plourde, Milton D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Brockton Milton D. Plourde, known as "Bumpa", 93, lifelong of Brockton, died August 9, 2008, after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his family, at the V.A. Medical Center. He served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II as a TSgt. with the 15thAF 745th Bomb Squadron. As a member of the crew of ten of a B-24 "Paper Doll" shot down over Klagenfurt, Austria, he was held by the Germans as a prisoner of war for 13 months and 7 days. He co-owned Plourde Display, worked at General…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Potkai, Loretta Ann

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Loretta A. Potkai 1919-2008 SPRINGFIELD, VA Loretta Ann (Guimond) Potkai, 89, of Greenspring Village died Fri. at the Inova Fairfax Hospital. She was born in Ware, MA on July 16, 1919 to the late Aurore (Brunelle) and Francis Guimond. She lived in West Springfield, MA for more than 40 years before moving to Weekapaug, RI in 1989. She later moved to Springfield, VA but continued to maintain a residence in Weekapaug. She was formerly a communicant of St. Thomas the Apostle Church in West Spfld, MA and St.…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Rapp, Lucille H.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Donations for Lucille H. Rapp should be sent to CareGivers of Nashua, 19 Harvey Road, Unit 11, Bedford, NH 03110. The full obituary appeared on June 20, 2008.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Raymond H. Plourde

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Raymond H. Plourde, 87 years old, died suddenly at Morton Hospital on Saturday evening, Aug. 9, 2008 after being stricken ill at his home. Born in New Bedford, son of the late Basil and Aurore (Turcotte) Plourde. He was educated in New Bedford Schools and was a graduate of New Bedford High School. Raymond served in the US Army during World War II in Asia and was discharged with the rank of S/SGT. From 1951 to 1999, he was the owner of Taunton Auto Supply. He was a member of the David F. Adams VFW Post 611…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Reddington, Catherine G. (Flanagan)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Reis, Geraldine Carolyn (Clark)

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Rosato, Mary

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Rossi, Donald S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Ryan, Francis L. "Frank"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    gathering to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Massachusetts Association for the Blind (MAB) Community Services, 200 Ivy St., Brookline, MA 02446. Arrangements are by the Costello Funeral Home of Winchester, 781-729-1730. www.costellofuneralhome.com

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Salls, Cecil R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Cecil R. Salls, 66, of 317 Randall Rd., Berlin, died Friday Aug 8, 2008 in St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester of cancer. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Eloise (Eldridge) Salls; four children: Timothy G. Salls and his wife Amy of Framingham, MA, Gregory D. Salls and his wife Manda of Belmont, MA, Brandi E. Salls, Emily M. Salls; four grandchildren: Kaylee, Andrew, Talia, Sabrina; and six brothers and three sisters: Gene Salls of St. Petersburg, FL; Bonnie Davis of Unity, NH; Keith Salls of Louisville,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Saporoschetz, Tatiana V. (Baitelkov)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Seery, William R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          William R. Seery 1949-2008 CHICOPEE - William R. Seery 58 of Chicopee passed away peacefully at Holyoke Medical Center on Aug. 8, 2008 in the loving arms of his three children. Born in Holyoke Sept. 18, 1949 he was a Butcher for Arnold's Meats in Chicopee for the last 18 years and was previously employed by Shoprite. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fish and camp and always thought of his family first. William is survived by his children Jason of Chicopee Matthew of Holyoke and Melissa of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Severino, Antero "Andy"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Shea, Rev. John J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Rev. John J. Shea HOLYOKE - Rev. John J. Shea, 88, former Pastor of Immacu-late Heart of Mary Church in Granby, died Sunday at the Providence Hospital. Born in Holyoke son of the late John J. & Katherine (Martyn) Shea. Educated in Holyoke schools he attended St. Charles College in Catonsville Mds. & The Grand Seminary in Montreal 1941 - 1945. He was ordained by the late Bishop Rev. T.M. O'Leary DD on Jan. 13, 1945 in Springfield. He did Postgraduate studies at Catholic University (School of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Shepherd Sr., Bruce G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Shone, Mary A. (McGunigle)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Shultz, Pat

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PROVINCETOWN —The person whose name is synonymous with Provincetown Real Estate, Pat Shultz, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, at Cape Cod Hospital, after a lengthy illness. Patricia (Ratcliff) Shultz was born in Tennessee on Dec. 10, 1929. She moved to Provincetown in 1959. In 1964, she met her beloved partner Lenore Ross, when she went to work at Lenore's restaurant, the Plain &Fancy, formerly located on Commercial Street. In 1975, after leaving the Plain &Fancy, she and Lenore opened Pat Shultz…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Smith, Philip C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Philip C. Smith Billerica resident for over 70 years; 83 Billerica Philip C. Smith, age 83, husband of Margaret A. (Joyce) Smith died Sunday at Winchester Hospital after a brief illness. He was born in Medford, MA, June 5, 1925, son of the late Gordon and Frances (Casey) Smith and was a Billerica resident for over 70 years. Mr. Smith was a graduate of Howe High School class of 1943 and attended the University of Missouri and Northeastern University and served in the US Army Air Corps during WW II and was a…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Stankauskas, William J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ORLEANS —William J. Stankauskas, of Orleans and Pittsburg, N.H., died unexpectedly on Friday, Aug. 8, 2008, at the age of 66. He was the husband of the late Margaret (Swinnerton) Stankauskas. Born on Sept. 6, 1941, in Stoughton, he was a son of the late Julius and Bernice (Vermoskie) Stankauskas. He graduated from Stoughton High School in 1959. Mr. Stankauskas loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman and gardener. He also enjoyed snowmobiling and woodworking. He is survived by his three daughters,…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Carolyn E. Stowers 1927-2008 HAMPDEN - Carolyn E. (Appleby) Stowers, 81, of 23 Mohawk Drive, passed away on Sunday at her home. She was the cherished wife of Robert "Bob" R. Stowers. Born in Springfield, Carolyn was the daughter of Howard and Beatrice (Chauvin) Appleby and she attended the Federated Church of Hampden. Her greatest love in her life was her family. Carolyn was employed at Buxton, Inc. for more than 35 years before retiring and had lived in Hampden for 36 years. Carolyn and Bob were…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  hours will be Wed. Aug. 13, 2008 from 5 – 8 PM in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Massachusetts Special Olympics, 450 Maple St., Bldg. One, Danvers, MA 01923. bumafuneralhome.com

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        In Attleboro, of Rehoboth, August 9, 2008, Thomas H. Guglielmo died peacefully at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro after a brief illness at the age of 53. Born in Fall River, Thomas is the son of Thomas and Eugenie (Dufour) Guglielmo, Jr. Thomas spent most of his life in Rehoboth and was educated at Dighton-Rehoboth High School, graduating in 1973, then went on to Bristol Community College. He was a construction worker most of his life, working for J. Fisk Construction Company in Seekonk, also Derby…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hippolit Piatkowski of Stoughton, a World War II veteran and Boston police lieutenant, died Aug. 2 at...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  George E. Vrusho, 83, of Worcester, died Saturday, August 9th in Kindred Hospital, Leicester. He leaves his wife of 57 years, Beverly M. (Hammond) Vrusho; a son, Paul E. Vrusho; a sister, Theresa August; a daughter-in-law, Patricia E. Vrusho; a granddaughter, Jessica E. Vrusho; a nephew, James M. August; a godson, James C. August; and nieces. He was born in Worcester, the son of Nicholas S. and Helen (Fecami) Vrusho. Mr. Vrusho was employed by the Melville Corporation for 48 years until his retirement in…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Waters, Augusta L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Carver Augusta L. Babe Waters, 87, of Carver, died Aug. 11, 2008, in Jordan Hospital in Plymouth, after being stricken very suddenly. She was born in New Brunswick, Canada, daughter of the late Augustus and Bertha (Edgett) Waters and was raised and educated in Boston. Miss Waters was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in the WAVES in World War II. She retired in 1983 after a 35-year career with the New England Telephone and Telegraph Co. She had been a longtime Hanover resident and had made her home in…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Weaver, Herbert S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    FORESTDALE —Herbert S. Weaver, 87, of Forestdale, died Aug. 8, 2008, at the Brockton Veterans Administration Hospital, following a long battle with Parkinson's disease. A descendant of Constance Hopkins, a Mayflower passenger, he was a lifelong resident of Sandwich and graduated from Sandwich High School (then the Henry T. Wing School ) in 1939. He served in the Army Air Forces from 1942 to 1946. Mr. Weaver owned and operated the Forestdale Service Station and Variety Store for 25 years. He was the…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Weldon, Vivian Alberta

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vivian Alberta Weldon 80-year resident of Lowell Lowell Mrs. Vivian Alberta (Benoit) Weldon an 80-year resident of Lowell died Monday, August 11, 2008 at D'Youville Senior Care in Lowell. She was married to the late Mr. Alfred L. Weldon who died February 12, 1995. Born and raised in Lowell on August 29, 1919, the daughter of the late Mederic and Clarine (Brown) Benoit. She was a graduate of Lowell High School with the class of 1937. She was a communicant of St. Margaret's Church in Lowell, the…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Eunice Erickson Williams Wilson Educator, Singer, World Traveler; 98 Methuen Eunice "Billie" Erickson Williams Wilson at the Nevins Home in Methuen, Ma, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2008. She was born on January 19, 1910 in Newburyport. She worked for eighteen years as a teacher and guidance counselor for Billerica Public Schools. She retired in 1970, but continued to substitute until 1986. She served on the Board of Directors of the Solomon Mental Health Center in Lowell. She married Kenneth…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Wilson, Eunice Erickson Williams "Billie"

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Alfred McClung Lee III

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Christine Faith Larareo, loved cobalt blue

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jeannette Roberts, Notre Dame communicant

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jencks, Virginia L.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Kathleen T. Leonard

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Ruth Stebbins, kindergarten teacher

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Stephen W. Ostroski

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Violet E. D'Amici

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Vitaliy I. Vdovichenko

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