Saturday, August 23, 2008

Massachusetts Daily Obituaries 08/23/08

  • Abrahms, Joseph

    • Adams, Angelo A.

      and friends invited. Visiting Hours Sunday 3-6PM. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. US Army Korean War Veteran, recipient of the Purple Heart. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Angelo's memory to the New England Shelter for the Homeless Veterans, 17 Court Street, 9th floor, Attn: Michael Grace, Boston, MA 02108.

      • Alan B. Boehner

        Alan B. Boehner, 65 years old, died on August 19, 2008 following a short illness.  Born in Taunton son of the late Burpee and Mary (Wilson) Boehner.  He was educated in Taunton Schools and was former member of the Taunton Assembly of God Church. Alan was a self employed carpenter.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, target shooting and woodworking. He was a member of the Italian Naturalization Club on Wales Street in Taunton, where he was the secretary of the fish club and a member of the pool and billiard…

        • Andreano, Robert J.

          MILFORD The funeral of Mr. Robert J. Andreano, retired longtime Tax Collector for the Town of Milford, was held Saturday, Aug. 16, from Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, followed by a Mass of Christian burial in Sacred Heart of Jesus Church. The celebrant was the Rev. Richard Scioli C.S.S., pastor. Assisting on the altar was Deacon Lee Packard. The acolytes were Frank Freni and Aldo Cecchi. The music at the funeral Mass was provided by members of the Northboro Community Chorus. The funeral pall was placed upon…

          • Ashland-Mullen, Gail E.

            WEYMOUTH —Gail E. Ashland-Mullen died at her Weymouth home on Aug. 20, 2008, at the age of 66. She was the loving mother of John C. Ashland of Yarmouth, Beth A. Ashland of Rockland, Timothy C. Ashland of Weymouth, and Kim A. Ashland of Weymouth; sister of Sheila Melanes of Abington; grandmother of Ryan, Sami, and Adam Ashland; and aunt of Jonas Melanes and Susan Emery. The funeral will be from the North Weymouth McDonald Funeral Home, 40 Sea St. (off Route 3A-Bicknell), on Monday, Aug. 25, at 9 a.m.,…

            • Aucoin, Sophie (Doucette)

              and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Monday at 8 a.m. from The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), WALTHAM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Saint Julia's Church, 374 Boston Post Road, Weston, at 9 a.m. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Waltham. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. For complete obituary, guestbook, and directions please visit

              • Avratin, Howard

                Of Sharon entered into rest August 21, 2008. Beloved husband of Janice (Bochnovich) Avratin. Devoted father of Joshua Avratin and Jillian Avratin. Loving brother of Neil Avratin and Helen Thiessen. Brother-in-law of Peter Bochnovich and Joan Zaleski. Services at Temple Sinai 25 Canton Street, SHARON on Sunday August 24 at 11:00 AM. Memorial observance at his late residence following the interment and then on Monday from 1-5 & 7-9 PM. Remembrances in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice.…

                • Bartel, Margaret M. (Murphy)

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

                  • Berte, Vincent J. "Vinny"

                    and friends invited. Visiting hours Sunday, 3-7. In lieu of flowers, donations in Vincent's memory may be made to the, , 9 Riverside Road, Weston, MA 02493. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Late Korean War Army Veteran. Longtime City of Everett Employee. Rocco-Carr-Henderson Funeral Homes 1-877-71-ROCCO

                    • Beverly A. Mulhern

                      Mrs. Beverly A. (Chappron) Mulhern, of Taunton died Wednesday, August 20 in Morton Hospital following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Robert J. Mulhern. She was born 75 years ago in Methuen, the daughter of the late John J. and Dora F. (Dion) Chappron, and had been a city resident for most of her life. She was educated in Taunton, having graduated from Taunton High School, and had also attended the Kin yon-Campbell Business School. Prior to her retirement, Mrs. Mulhern had been employed as a…

                      • Bimbo, M. Susan

                        of Winchester Hospital, 41 Highland Ave., Winchester, MA 01840. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at

                        • Bimbo, M. Susan (Nazzaro)

                          Of Lowell, MA formerly of Somerville, MA died Aug. 20, 2008. Graduate of Cambridge High and Latin School with the class of 1943, Earned her degree in Business Administration at the age of 64. Human Resource Manager with Vinfen. Wife of the late Frank Bimbo; Mother of Frank A. and his wife Deborah Olauson of Lawrenceville, GA., Edward A. and his wife Deborah Bimbo of Lowell, MA, Susan E. Nazzaro of Lenhartsville, PA, Annemarie and her husband Sam Yoder of Kutztown, PA, Theresa and her husband John Daly BPD…

                          • Bowen Sr., Kenneth M.

                            and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral service in the James H. Delaney & Son Funeral Home, 48 Common Street., WALPOLE on Sunday at 5PM. Visiting hours are Sunday from 2-5PM. Interment is private. Memorial donations may be made to:, , 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701. US Army Veteran

                            • Briere, Helena A.

                              Helena A. Briere longtime Tyngsboro resident, IRS retiree; 78 TYNGSBORO Helena A. (Zwearcan) Briere, age 78, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, at Saints Medical Center in Lowell, after a long illness. For 54 years, she was the beloved wife of Gerard G. Briere. She was born in Newmarket, NH, on June 4, 1930, the daughter of the late John and Blanche (Hamel) Zwearcan. Helena was a longtime resident of Tyngsboro, and a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church in N. Chelmsford. Prior to her retirement, she was…

                              • Brown, Florence

                                Florence Brown 1929-2008 SOMERS, CT - Florence (Girshick) Brown of 439 Hall Hill Road, Somers, CT, died at home on August 19, 2008. Born in New York, at an early age, she moved to Somers, CT and grew up on her father's farm. She was the daughter of the late Max and Ida Girshick. She was Girl Friday at the Mansfield Paper Co., when it began. After her marriage and birth of two children, she was a homemaker until both children were in school. She then became the manager of Party World in Enfield. In 1965,…

                                • Brulport, Harry

                                  Harry Brulport 1933-2008 LONGMEADOW - Funeral service Monday August 25th at 3:00 PM at the Ascher-Zimmerman Funeral Home with burial at the convenience of the family.,

                                  • Burke, Edward A.

                                    Edward A. Burke, 81, of Worcester, died Wednesday, August 20, 2008 in the Christopher House after an illness. He was born in Worcester, son of the late James and Johanna (Fournier) Burke and lived in Worcester all his life. He leaves his wife of almost 60 years, Kathleen T. (Doran) Burke; three daughters, Kathleen T. and her husband Robert Warchol of Chicopee, Maureen A. and her husband Timothy J. Dunn, Sr. of Worcester and Eileen P. and her husband Douglas Doyle of Westborough; three sons, Richard F. Burke…

                                    • Burke, Sylvia C. (Anker)

                                      Of Roslindale, formerly of Cabot Village, Newton and West Palm Beach, FL on Tuesday, August 19, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Sidney Burke. Loving mother of Richard & Hinda Burke of Lords Valley, PA and Janice & Stuart Bernstein of Newton. Adored grandmother of Jessica Burke of Chicago, IL, Stephen & Susan Weiss of Sudbury and Michael & Melissa Weiss of West Lake Village, CA. Great grandmother of Hannah & Max Weiss of Sudbury and Asher & Teegan Weiss of West Lake Village, CA. Also…

                                      • Buttner, Pat

                                        Largo, Fla. Pat (Camia) Buttner, 80 years, of Largo, formerly of Brockton, Mass., died unexpectedly, Aug. 20, 2008, surrounded by her family and friends. She was the wife of Atty. Joseph R. Buttner. Pat was born, raised and educated in Boston, daughter of the late George and Helen (Clark) Camia. She had been a resident of Brockton for over 30 years and currently shared her time between Largo and summers on the Cape with her family. She had been employed by and retired from the Brockton public school…

                                        • Buttner, Pat (Camia)

                                          80 years, of Largo, FL, formerly of Brockton, died unexpectedly August 20, 2008 surrounded by her family and friends. She was the wife of Brockton Atty Joseph R. Buttner. She was the loving and devoted mother of Trisha Cadman and her husband Al of Hanson, Janet Hutchins and her husband Edward of Easton, Jacquelyn Bessette and her husband Peter of Whitman, Jay Buttner and his wife Denise of Norton, Steven Buttner and his wife Joanne of Lakeville and Michele Bergeron and her husband John of Norton;…

                                          • Cady, Marilyn M. (Woodis)

                                            80, of Norton, formerly of Wrentham. Loving wife of Edmund Cady. Mother of Mark W. Cady of Little Compton, RI, Christopher R. Cady of Millville, and Karen L. Bibby of East Falmouth. Sister of Anita Stewart of Flagler, FL, Patricia Wood of Charlton, MA, and Cheryl Woodis of Lexington. Also survived by 9 grand and 9 great-grandchildren. Visiting hours on Monday evening, Aug. 25, 2008 from 5-7PM at the R.J. Ross Funeral Home, 135 South St., WRENTHAM, followed by a Funeral Service at 7PM. Burial will be at the…

                                            • Campbell, Helen T. (Cuff)

                                              and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Sunday 4-8 PM. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may be made in Helen's memory to the, , 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Online guestbook & dir. at www.pemurrayfuneralcom. P.E. Murray-George F. Doherty & Sons West Roxbury 617-325-2000

                                              • Chase, Sharon F.

                                                and friends respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Katrina G. Durling and Shannon M. Durling Memorial Fund for Sharon Chase at Citizens Bank, 601 Washington St., Stoughton, MA 02072 Attn. Sonia Perez. For directions or to sign an online condolence visit .

                                                • Chviruk, Imelda A. (Vincelette)

                                                  Imelda A. (Vincelette) Chviruk, 76, of Worcester, died Friday, August 22 in St. Vincent Hospital. The Athy Memorial Home, 111 Lancaster St., Worcester, is directing arrangements.

                                                • Cimmino, Audrey (Simpson)

                                                  72, August 21, 2008, of Peabody, devoted wife of Robert L. Cimmino of Peabody, daughter of the late Arthur & Lillian (Lawford) Simpson, loving mother of Robert L. Cimmino Jr., and his wife Marianne of Waterford, CT., Karen Cimmino of Peabody, Steven and his wife Shelly Cimmino of Nottingham, NH, her late son, Edward "Teddy" Cimmino, and David and his wife Holly Cimmino of Salem, her twin sister, Lillian and her husband Richard Dushanek of Goffstown, NH and by her five grandchildren, Jennifer,…

                                                  • Cintron, Roberto

                                                    Roberto Cintron

                                                    • Corvin-Feen, Esta G.

                                                      • Cox, G. Robert

                                                        and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday from 4-8PM. Interment in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Marlborough. Mr. Cox was a Veteran of the United States Navy, having served in WWII. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Pine Street Inn, 444 Harrison Ave. Boston, MA 02118, Henry J. Burke & Sons Funeral Home Wellesley Hills

                                                        • Cunniff, Thomas B.

                                                          • Daly, Stella

                                                            ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends are invited to call on Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third St., North Andover, MA 01845, as well as to her funeral Mass on Monday at noon at St. Michael's Church in North Andover. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lawrence. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation, 311 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472; or Saint Michael's Building Fund, 196 Main St., North Andover, MA 01845. To…

                                                            • Daniels, Dante Lee

                                                              MILFORD Dante Lee Daniels, newborn son of Barbara J. Guido and Joseph Daniels of Milford, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, in Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Attleboro. The brother of Shanice and Tyelee Daniels, he was the grandson of Priscilla Guido of Milford, and the late Donald Guido, and Oralee Person and the late Dan D.J. Daniels, also of Milford. He is also survived by several aunts, uncles and cousins. A graveside service will be held Monday morning, Aug. 25, at 9 a.m., at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Milford.…

                                                              • DeLillo, Elizabeth

                                                                EVERETT Elizabeth "Betty" (Luippold) DeLillo. Of Everett, on August 20, beloved wife of the late Patrick. Mother of Dale, Dean, Brooks, Brian & Christopher. Daughter of the late Arthur & Anna (Giggie) Luippold. Sister of Ronald, Joseph, A.J. Luippold & the late Barbara Napoli. Also survived by 7 grandchildren & many nieces & nephews. Funeral from the Salvatore, Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main St., Everett, Monday, Aug. 25 at 8:30. Funeral Mass St. Mary's Church,…

                                                                • DiVitto, Barbara M.

                                                                  UXBRIDGE Mrs. Barbara M. (Noferi) DiVitto, 74, of Uxbridge died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008, at Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of Francis J. "Frank" DiVitto. Mrs. DiVitto was a graduate of the former St. Mary's High School in Milford, Class of 1951. Her funeral will be held Monday, Aug 25, at 1 p.m., at Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, 44 Congress St., Milford. Visiting hours will be Sunday, from 2 to 5 p.m.

                                                                  • Dirsa Sr., Mitchell P.

                                                                    • Doyle, Mary L. (Mayo)

                                                                      and friends may call at the funeral home Sunday 2-6pm. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary's memory to the Jeanne Jugan Residence, 186 Highland Ave., Somerville. MA 02143., Cota-Struzziero-McKenna 617-625-6150

                                                                      • Dryden, Gerald L. "Jerry"

                                                                        Of Halifax died on August 20, 2008. He was 39 years old. Jerry is the son of the late Gerald and Sandra Dryden. Beloved brother of Kimberly Dryden of Wareham, Brenda Dryden of Halifax, Dina Riley of Braintree, Nicole Dryden-Riddle of Kingston, and his brother Mark Stowell of SC. Uncle of Amber, Nicholas, Alexander, Andrew, and Julia. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, August 24th from 3-5:00 PM at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St (Rt. 106) KINGSTON. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, August…

                                                                        • Duchaney, Ann E. "Sis" (Wilson)

                                                                          Died peacefully August 20, 2008 of Abington, Conway N.H and formerly of Neponset. She was 81. Wife of the late Arthur R. Duchaney. Loving mother of Arthur R. Duchaney, Jr. of Hanover, Carol A. Logue of Abington, Anne Marie Dastous of Bourne, Richard N. of Hampton Falls, NH, William P. of Abington and the late Paul E. Duchaney. Sister of Robert Wilson of Bridgewater, Marilyn O'Leary of N. Conway, NH and the late Edward Wilson and Mary Crossman. Grandmother of 15 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.…

                                                                          • Esposito, Anna Maria (Turunen)

                                                                            Of Hingham, formerly of Hull. Age 70. August 21, 2008. Beloved wife of Joseph "Billy" Esposito for 46 years. Loving sister of Mirjami Schumpp of New York and Marjatta Niinivaara of Finland. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, August 26 at 10 a.m. in St. Anthonys Church, Cohasset. Visiting hours Monday 4-8 p.m. at McNamara-Sparrell Funeral Home, 1 Summer St. (across from St. Anthonys Church), Cohasset. Interment Woodside Cemetery, Cohasset. If…

                                                                            • Fahle, Joyce

                                                                              Joyce Fahle EAST LONGMEADOW - Joyce Fahle (, 72, of East Long-meadow, Massachusetts and formerly of Manches-ter, beloved wife of Ronald Fahle died of pneumonia and complications on Wednesday, August 20th, at Bay State Hospital in Springfield, MA. She was born in Hartford, Ct, and grew up in the greater Hartford, Ct. area and in Mars Hill, ME. Joyce and Ronald lived in Manchester for 27 years before moving to East Longmeadow, MA seven years ago. She was employed as a secretary for approximately 20 years at…

                                                                              • Farrell, Irene (Murphy)

                                                                                & friends respectfully invited to visit prior to service along with visiting hours Sunday 4-7 PM (Doorman Parking). Laughlin Nichols Pennacchio F.H. Hyde Park 617-361-2410

                                                                                • Flynn, Irene B. (Curley)

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

                                                                                  • Forziati, Emilio

                                                                                    and friends are repectfully invited. Visiting hours Sunday 3-7. Funeral home is handicapped accessible. Children's lounge avail. Courtesy valet parking front entrance of funeral home. For complimentary transportion to & from the funeral home please call 617-569-0990. Ample off street parking with attendant. Services will conclude with Emilio being laid to rest in Woodlawn Mausoleum. For more info or to send on online condolence please visit., Ruggierro-Mazzarella Memorial Home East…

                                                                                    • Frandsen, Curtis W.

                                                                                      On August 17, 2008 while doing what he loved & cherished doing, scuba diving for lobster off the coast of Gloucester. He was 64. Life partner of Kathleen (Barrett) Jost with whom he resided in Attleboro. Son of Muriel (Kulenkamp) Frandsen of Roseville, MN and the late Charles W. Frandsen. Father of Christy Lynn Parsons and her husband, Timothy Parsons, of Bel Air, MD and Kari Marie Frandsen of Annapolis, MD; two stepchildren: Rhonda Lynn McCormack of Plainville and Aaron Von Jost of Davenport, FL; six…

                                                                                      • Frank, Arnold L.

                                                                                        Of Newton on August 21, 2008. Beloved husband of Pauline (LeVine) Frank. Devoted father of Joanne Suna and her husband Alan of Briarcliff Manor, NY, Marjorie Finkel and her husband Leonard of Framingham & Lisa Rockland & her husband Mark of Marlboro. Cherished grandfather of Rachel & Joshua Suna, Alyssa & Lindsay Finkel, Joseph & Jordan Rockland. Loving brother of Leon Frank & his wife Florence of Chestnut Hill. Graduate of Harvard University cum laude and Columbia University,…

                                                                                        • Gaffney, Estelle W.

                                                                                          Estelle W. Gaffney 1914 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - Estelle W. (Winning) Gaffney, 93, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, August 21, 2008 in the company of her loving son and daughter at Heritage Hall East in Agawam. Estelle was born in Springfield on December 20, 1914, the daughter of the late Dmitry and Jennie Winning and was a graduate of the High School of Commerce. Estelle was a proud homeowner for over 85 years on Phoenix Terrace in Hungry Hill. She was predeceased by her former husband, Myles T. Gaffney.…

                                                                                          • Gilmartin, James R.

                                                                                            James R. Gilmartin 1922 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - James Russell "Bud" Gilmartin, 85, passed away Wed., Aug. 20, 2008. He is the husband of Jeanette (Witkop) Tetreault Gilmartin of Springfield. Visiting hours will be held on Monday, Aug. 25, 2008 from 4-7 PM at Sampson's Chapel of the Acres Funeral Home, 21 Tinkham Rd., Springfield, MA 01129. His funeral will be on Tuesday at 9:45 from the funeral home and followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 11:15 AM in St. Catherine of Sienna Church, 1023…

                                                                                            • Gravallese, Michael A.

                                                                                              and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday 3 thru 7. Services will conclude with burial at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. It has been requested that in lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Heart Assoc., 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. For directions, obituary and guest book, Dello Russo Family Funeral Homes 978 658-4476 Wilmington - Woburn - Medford

                                                                                              • Gray Sr., George R.

                                                                                                91, of Ipswich, August 20, 2008. Beloved husband of the late Mary E. (McDonald) Gray. Survived by a son, George R. Gray, Jr and his wife Marcia, his daughters, Patricia Pallazola and her husband Gaspar and Nancy Gray-Smith and her husband Robert, all of Ipswich, a sister, Lillian Martin of Cambridge, grandfather of seven and great-grandfather of four. He was the brother of the late late John Gray, Robert Gray, Irene Gray and Jean Bouley. His Funeral will be held today, Saturday, August 23 at 8 AM from the…

                                                                                                • Green, Stephen

                                                                                                  Of Peabody. Entered Eternal Rest suddenly August 22, 2008. Devoted husband of Betty (Gray). Beloved father of Linda & her husband Arthur Michaels & Eric & his wife Rhonda Green. Cherished grandfather of Jordan & Lauren Michaels & Jason & Emily Green. Dear brother of Ann Madfis, Beverly Finn & the late Beatrice Connors. Services at Temple Ner Tamid 368 Lowell St.(at Prospect St) Peabody on Sunday, August 24 at 11 AM. Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Peabody. Condolence calls may…

                                                                                                • Handler, Morton

                                                                                                  Morton Handler 1934-2008 ST. PETERSBURG, FL- Mort Handler passed away on August 19, 2008. Mort was born in Brooklyn, NY, and grew up in Manchester, CT. During his years in the Springfield area, Mort owned Paramount Commercial Studios, and was involved in historic property renovation and was a hypnotist. He lived in East Longmeadow, MA during his career years, but retired first to GA and then FL. Mort is survived by his second wife Patricia McManus Handler, his daughters Maureen Handler of Sewanee, TN, and…

                                                                                                  • Healy, Paul E.

                                                                                                    and friends kindly invited. Interment Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Late retired Cambridge City Clerk. Graduate of Boston College. Late Major U.S. Marine Corps, W.W. II and Korean War. For info and online guestbook, visit:, . Brown & Hickey Funeral Home Belmont, MA 617-484-2534617-547-1500

                                                                                                    • Hebert, Janet F.

                                                                                                      • Hirsch, Frances

                                                                                                        Of Peabody formerly of Brockton. Entered into rest August 21, 2008, at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Arthur N. Hirsch. Devoted mother of Robert S. and his wife Faith of Acton, David M. and his wife Catherine Hirsch of Groton and Jeffrey M. and his wife Debra Hirsch of NH. Loving sister of Jacob Swartz of Andover and Edith Marks of NY. Cherished grandmother of Audrey, Rebecca, Jacqueline, Benjamin, Aaron, Mackenzie& Baileigh and great grandmother of Jonathan & Avery. Services will be held…

                                                                                                        • Hope N. Winchoba

                                                                                                          Hope N. (Anderson) Winchoba, 89, of Fairhaven and formerly of Taunton, died Thursday, August 21, 2008 in St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. She was the wife of the late John Winchoba. Born in Taunton, a daughter of the late Percy Anderson and Helen (Mayhew) Anderson, she was raised and educated in Taunton, prior to moving to Fairhaven some 50 years ago. She was employed as a dress maker for some 25 years and while residing in Taunton she attended Taunton Assembly of God Church and served as a Sunday…

                                                                                                          • Huntley, Bernard A.

                                                                                                            Bernard A. Huntley formerly of Lowell, decorated Army vet; 82 IPSWICH Bernard Allan Huntley, 82, of Ipswich, husband of the late Rita Winn Huntley, died August 21, 2008, following a brief illness. Born in Lowell, MA, August 22, 1925, he was a graduate of Lowell High School. He served as an infantryman in the 26th (Yankee) Division from 1943 to 1946. He saw action in the Battle of the Bulge and was awarded the Purple Heart. He attended Boston University on the GI bill, where he got his BA and Masters in…

                                                                                                            • Huntley, Bernard Allan

                                                                                                              82, of Ipswich, husband of the late Rita Winn Huntley, died August 21, 2008, following a brief illness. Born in Lowell, MA, August 22, 1925, he was a graduate of Lowell High School. He served as an infantryman in the 26th (Yankee) Division from 1943 to 1946. He saw action in the Battle of the Bulge, and was awarded the Purple Heart. He attended Boston University on the GI Bill, where he got his BA and Masters' in Education. He met the love of his life, Rita (Winn) Huntley and they married in 1949, and…

                                                                                                              • Hurley, Gladys Edna (Murphy)

                                                                                                                Took her final journey on August 17, 2008, following a long illness. Born July 24, 1926 in Ridgeway, South Carolina, lived most of her adult life in Boston, except 10 years in Tacoma, WA 1989-1999. A selfless, loving, caring pragmatist and informal life coach, she offered sound advice to all who asked. A single working mother, active in the community. She worked at Harvard University, N.E. Telephone and Bank of Boston. Celebrating her life are four children: Leslie, NJ; Millard, Paris, France; Linda Hurley…

                                                                                                                • Joseph Areias

                                                                                                                  AREIAS, Joseph, 73, of Brandon, FL., son of Mathew and Lucille, passed away August 20, 2008. Born in the Acores, Joseph immigrated from Terceira, Acores to Taunton, MA in 1954. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Dolores; daughter Eva  and husband Frank; son Joe and wife Kim, granddaughter, Amy; brothers, John, Ivo, and Louie and sisters, Mary and Lucy. Joseph was preceded in death by a brother Mathew. A gathering will be held Monday, August 25, 2008 from 6-8 PM at the Blount & Curry Funeral…

                                                                                                                  • Kacmarcik, Theresa Mae

                                                                                                                    Theresa Mae Kacmarcik of East Douglas, Massachusetts died August 20th at 4:00 a.m at Tel Hai Retirement Community in Honey Brook, PA. Theresa was born at Whitinsville Hospital in Massachusetts on December 5, 1927, and resided in Douglas, Massachusetts all her life. She was the daughter of the late Jasper Travaille and Catherine Chupka Travaille. She is survived by two sisters, Catherine Fraser of Stratford, Connecticut, and Irene Gilchrist of Phoenix, AZ. She was the faithful and loving wife of Michael J.…

                                                                                                                    • Kahlberg, Celia King

                                                                                                                      Of Arlington, August 19, 2008. Daughter of the late James and Alice (Leavitt) King. Mother of Cynthia Kahlberg of Arlington. Sister of the late John Ernest King Jr. Also survived by many dear friends. Visitation at the Saville & Grannan Funeral Home, 418 Mass Ave., ARLINGTON CENTER, Monday, August 25 from 10 to 11 a.m. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Women's Action For New Direction Domestic Violence Abuse Prevention or the Arlington Council on Aging. Online…

                                                                                                                      • Kelley, Dorothy A. (Callahan)

                                                                                                                        and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday 4-8PM. Burial in New Calvary Cemetery, Boston. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445. For information or to leave a sympathy message visit

                                                                                                                        • Kennedy, Jean T.

                                                                                                                          Macungie, Pa. Jean T. (Lowell) Kennedy, 79 years, of Macungie, Pa., formerly of Brockton, died August 18, 2008 at Lehigh Valley Hospital after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Marvin. J. Kennedy. She was born in Rockland, daughter of the late Harold C. and Helena C. (Stewart) Lowell. Raised in Brockton, she was graduate of Brockton High School and was employed for 24 years by M .B. Claff & Sons. She was an avid reader. She is survived by her son M. Joseph Kennedy of Macungie,…

                                                                                                                          • Kesslen, Miriam L.

                                                                                                                            ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral service on Sunday, Aug. 24, at noon in Temple Emanu-El, 514 Main St., Haverhill. Burial will follow in the Children of Israel Cemetery, Haverhill. Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes, Haverhill and Bradford. Contributions can be made in Mim's name to the Annie Kesslen Scholarship Fund at El Camino College, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA 90506, or to the charity of the donor's choice.…

                                                                                                                            • Kilduff Jr., Thomas E.

                                                                                                                              and friends are invited. Visiting hours at the Funeral Home on Sunday 4-9 PM. Interment, St. Mary's Cemetery, Canton. Late US Navy Vietnam War Veteran. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Caritas Good Samaritan Hospice, 3 Edgewater Drive, Norwood, MA 02062. For information, directions and condolences, Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 617 524 0861

                                                                                                                              • King, Robert H.

                                                                                                                                FRAMINGHAM Robert H. "Snapper" King, 83, of Framingham, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, at University of Massachusetts/Memorial Healthcare in Worcester. He was the husband of Marjorie L. (Ingalls) King, who died May 31, 2003. Born in Natick, he was the son of the late Henry E. and Isabel A. (Reardon) King. Robert was a lifelong resident of Saxonville (Framingham), and was retired from General Motors Company in Framingham, where he was a supervisor for 38 years. He was a graduate of Framingham High…

                                                                                                                                • Lamoureux, Mary A.

                                                                                                                                  Mary A. Lamoureux, 75, of Meadowview Apartments passed away Thursday, August 21,2008 after a short illness. She was predeceased by her husband, Raymond L. Lamoureux who passed away in 1978 and a sister, Colleen Langone who passed away in 2004. Mary leaves her son, Paul and his wife Patty of Charlton; her daughter, Paula Quattrocelli and her husband Bob of Sturbridge; also grandchildren, Jim DiTomasso and his wife Brandy of Southbridge, Tony DiTomasso of Sturbridge, Tara Lamoureux of Boston, Kelly Devine and…

                                                                                                                                  • Lanoie, Germaine

                                                                                                                                    • Latorre, Shirley T. (Frenette)

                                                                                                                                      and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Monday at 9 a.m. from the Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte.20), WALTHAM followed by a Funeral Mass in Saint Mary's Church, 133 School Street, Waltham at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge. Visiting hours will be on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 330 Congress Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02210. For complete obituary, guestbook, and directions please visit

                                                                                                                                      • LeDuc, Thomas

                                                                                                                                        and friends kindly invited. In lieu of flowers please send donations in Thomas' memory to the Hebrew Rehabilitation, 1200 Centre St. Boston, MA 02131. For online info and online guestbook, Brown & Hickey Funeral Home Belmont, MA 617-484-2534617-547-1500

                                                                                                                                        • Leedham, David George

                                                                                                                                          and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-9:00 PM. Interment will be private. A celebration of David's life will be held at the Theodore Parker Church Hall, from 11:15 AM to 2:30 PM (corner of Centre St. and Corey St. West Roxbury) after the Funeral Mass at The Holy Name Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be given in his name to Head & Neck Fund @ Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place, west, 6th Floor, Atten. Contribution Services, Brookline, MA…

                                                                                                                                          • Lemelin, George A.

                                                                                                                                            George A. Lemelin 1931 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - George A. Lemelin, age 76, passed away on Thursday Aug. 21, 2008 at the Baystate Medical Center in Spring-field. Son of the late Amedee and Clarinda (Plouffe) Lemelin, he was born on Sept. 15, 1931 in Springfield. He was a communicant of Assumption Church. George served our country in the United States Army. He later worked as an electrical estimator and project manager for over 30 years at R.A. Turner Co. and was a member for over 40 years for the Electrical…

                                                                                                                                            • Lemoine Jr., Albert J.

                                                                                                                                              Albert J. Lemoine Jr., 77, formerly of Benson Rd. died Fri. Aug. 22 at St. Camillus Health Center after an illness. His wife Barbara M. (Bonoyer) Lemoine died in 1996. He is survived by a brother, Roger E. Lemoine of S. Grafton; a sister, Loretta Hall of Millbury; a stepdaughter, Linda M. Bousquet of Manchaug; 2 stepsons, James T. Boucher of N. Grafton and Donald P. Boucher of Worcester; his Godchild, Gloria (Manyak) Grenier of Northbridge; 8 nephews and nieces; and his last uncle, Robert Beauchene of…

                                                                                                                                              • Leonard, Edward C. "Chris"

                                                                                                                                                and friends are kindly invited to attend a Funeral from the J.F. Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, EVERETT, on Monday, Aug 25th., at 9 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass in Immaculate Conception Church, 487 Broadway, Everett, at 10 AM. Visiting hours Sunday from 4-8 PM. Interment with military honors in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Mr. Leonard was retired from the Monsanto Co. He was a US Air Force Korean War Veteran and a member of the V.F.W. In his memory donations may be made to MA Department of Veteran…

                                                                                                                                                • Loizides, Fotini A. "Fanny" (Antoniou)

                                                                                                                                                  and friends invited. Visiting hours at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., MELROSE on Sunday from 4-8 PM. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. Memorial contributions may be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 54 South Common St., Lynn, 01901. For obituary, directions or to sign guestbook, please visit:

                                                                                                                                                • Long, Francis "Frank"

                                                                                                                                                  Of Watertown August 22, 2008 beloved husband of the late Helen (Trawinski) and the late Mary F. Long. Father of Valerie Long of HI and the late John Long. Step father of Robert Ramsey and his wife Mary of Leominster and Donna McGonagle and her husband Frank of GA. Step grandfather of Kristin & Tracey Ramsey of Leominster and many nieces & nephews. Funeral service will be held on Monday at 11:00 AM in the Nardone Funeral Home, 373 Main St. WATERTOWN. Burial in Ridgelawn Cemetery. Visiting hours…

                                                                                                                                                  • Mangaudis, Alphonse A.

                                                                                                                                                    Alphonse A. Mangaudis, formerly of Worcester, passed away August 10, 2008. Survivors include his loving wife Vera; sons, Brian of Hubbardston & Paul of Sherman Oaks, CA; stepson, Steven Bissonette of Pittfield, NH; stepdaughter, Gail Bissonette of Pahoa, HI; and 2 grandchildren. Mr. Mangaudis was preceded in death by his son James, and his brothers Robert & Ernest Mangaudis and Ray Mann. Services were at 2:00 p.m Tuesday, August 19th at Village on the Isle in the Renaissance Room. Lemon Bay Funeral…

                                                                                                                                                    • Martin, Shirley L. (Leupold)

                                                                                                                                                      and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours in the EAST WEYMOUTH McDonald Funeral Home, corner Middle and Charles Sts. (at 3 Charles St.) Sunday 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM. Retired RN South Shore Hospital. Memorial donations may be made to either the: Shirley & Randall Martin Dept. of Nursing Scholarship c/o Simmons College Development Office, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 or the charity of your choice.

                                                                                                                                                      • Mattero, Frank P.

                                                                                                                                                        Frank P. Mattero, 77, of Worcester passed away Friday, August 22nd 2008in the Holden Rehabilitation Hospital. The MERCADANTE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 370 Plantation St. is honored to assist the family with arrangements.

                                                                                                                                                        • McCafferty, Ryan P.

                                                                                                                                                          and friends invited. Visiting hours in the Funeral Home Sunday, 4-8 PM. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery, Weymouth. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ryan's memory to Make-A-Wish Foundation, One Bullfinch Place, 2nd Flr, Boston, MA 02114.

                                                                                                                                                          • McSorley, Walter F.

                                                                                                                                                            Of Millbury, formerly of Boston, August 20, 2008. His wife, Carolyn (Veazie) McSorley died on August 29, 1989. He leaves three sons, Michael Sweeney of Osterville, Walter McSorley, III of Kingston, and Paul McSorley of Charlton; six daughters, Patricia Whitford of Florida, Donna Baker of Quincy, Diane Martinez of Skowhegan, ME, Caz McSorley of Quincy, Mary Ward of Millbury, and Debra McSorley of Narragansett, RI; two sisters, Janie Scarborough and Ethel Boyne of Quincy; eighteen grandchildren; eight…

                                                                                                                                                            • Mendes, John J.

                                                                                                                                                              Stoughton John J. Mendes, 80, died unexpectedly at Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, Wednesday, Aug. 20. He was the husband of the late Beatrice M. (Antonelli) Mendes. Born in Stoughton, he was a graduate of St. Marys School in Stoughton, St. Johns High School in Canton and Burdett Business School. Mr. Mendes was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He worked as the chief accountant at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston for 44 years, before retiring in 1993. A lifelong communicant of…

                                                                                                                                                              • MiMatteo-Cenzano, Margaret Ellen

                                                                                                                                                                August 23, 1953 - July 31, 2008. Cherished daughter, beloved wife, adored sister, aunt and great aunt. Trusted, devoted teacher, and so much more...My laughing, hand dancing, purple loving faerie child, with joy and wonder we traveled through our world, in good times and in bad, our differences never pulled us asunder, our apologizes always at hand. But when your time had come to be, help me be free to me you plead, as I tell you, my love, it's OK to go. Now you are free to wander, with wonder…

                                                                                                                                                                • Mottolo, Alan R.

                                                                                                                                                                  ARRANGEMENTS: In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Merrimack Valley Hospice 360 Merrimack St., Bldg. 9 Lawrence, MA 01843. Family and friends may call on Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Lawrence St., Methuen. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 9 a.m. at St. Monica's Church in Methuen. Burial will be private. For condolences or directions visit

                                                                                                                                                                  • Murphy, Alfred P.

                                                                                                                                                                    ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be held on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Brewitt Funeral Home, On the Common, 2 Epping St., Raymond, N.H. Funeral services will be held on Monday, Aug. 25, 2008 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Fr. Richard Tetu will officiate the service. Burial will follow in the West Parish Cemetery, Andover. For more information, please visit

                                                                                                                                                                    • Nazzaro, Vincent P.

                                                                                                                                                                      and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday from 2-6 p.m. Interment Belmont Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made in his memory to Alzheimer's Assoc., 311 Arsenal St. Watertown, MA 02472. Parking attendants on duty. Brasco and Sons Memorial Belmont 617-484-2088

                                                                                                                                                                      • Ouellette Jr., Wilfred F.

                                                                                                                                                                        ARRANGEMENTS: The family requests that in lieu of memorial donations, to remind everyone to let your own family know how truly loved and cherished they are by showing them. At the request of Mr. Ouellette, calling hours are omitted. Funeral services and burial are private. Arrangements are under the direction of the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St. (Route 125), Haverhill.

                                                                                                                                                                        • Pagliuca, Alfred A. "Freddie"

                                                                                                                                                                          and friends are respectfully invited to attend and may visit with the family at 9:30 a.m. Services will conclude with burial at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. It has been requested that in lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy be sent in Freddie's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For directions, obituary and guestbook Dello Russo Family Funeral Home 781-396-9200 Medford-Woburn-Wilmington

                                                                                                                                                                          • Panico, Edward A.

                                                                                                                                                                            Stoughton Edward A. Panico, a World War II Veteran and 50 year resident of Stoughton, who was formerly of Roslindale, Quincy and Brockton passed away at home on Friday August 22, 2008. He was the beloved husband of 57 years to Dorothy L. (White). Mr. Panico was 82 years old. Born Jan. 11, 1926 in Boston, he was a loving son to the late Raffaele and Emilia (Ferri) Panico. He attended Boston public schools and later served his country as a Motor Machinists Mate with the United Satates Navy during World War…

                                                                                                                                                                            • Pasacane, Eleanor K.

                                                                                                                                                                              MILFORD Eleanor K. (Julian) Pasacane, 96, of Milford, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008, in Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of the late John F. Pasacane, who died in 1991. She was born in Milford, daughter of the late Otis and Louise (Julian) Julian, and was a lifelong Milford resident. She was educated in the Milford schools. She retired in 1975 from the former Anthony Roberts in Milford, where she was employed as a stitcher. She was a communicant of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church and a member…

                                                                                                                                                                              • Penna, Rosemarie

                                                                                                                                                                                Rosemarie Penna 1927-2008 SPRINGFIELD- Rosemarie (Marino) Penna, 81, a life long resident of this city, died Thursday in Baystate Medical Center, Spring-field. Born and educated in Springfield, Rose was the daughter of the late Michael & Minnie (Curto) Marino, and was a graduate of Commerce High School. Rose had worked for the Hampden County Probate & Family Court for 15 years, retiring in 1993. She was a communicant of St. Paul's Church where she was a church lector for 25years, a Eucharistic…

                                                                                                                                                                                • Picard, Léonidas M.

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Richard, Elsie G. (Cove)

                                                                                                                                                                                    Elsie G. (Cove) Richard, 91, of Worcester, died Saturday, August 16th in the Life Care Center of Auburn. Her husband of 63 years, Charles E. Richard died in 2003. She leaves three sons, Charles E. Richard of Mount Dora, FL, Robert J. Richard of Brewster and Donald P. Richard of Duxbury; a daughter, Carol A. Quitadamo of Worcester; a sister, Edna C. Cove of Worcester; six grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren. She was born in Worcester, the daughter of James P. and Mary Jane (Eno) Cove. Mrs. Richard was…

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rogers, Frances B. (Meehan)

                                                                                                                                                                                      Of North Reading, formerly of Melrose, August 21, 2008, age 89. Beloved wife of the late Wilford C. Rogers. Loving mother of sons, William F. of Sandwich; Paul B. of Carthage, NC and Mark Rogers of Revere. Daughters, Beverly Vivieros of Bourne; Kathleen MacMaster of Lawrence and Sheila Pepper of Methuen. Also survived by 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Calling hours will be held at the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow St., NORTH READING on Monday, August 25, from 9 to 11 AM, followed by a 11:30…

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Rosbicki, Walter B.

                                                                                                                                                                                        Of Dedham, Aug. 22. Beloved husband of Lydia (Lipchak) Rosbicki for 60 years. Funeral Mass at St. Joseph's Church, Needham, Wednesday at 10 AM. Visiting hours at the Funeral Home on Tuesday 4-8. Complete notice to follow. George F. Doherty & Sons Dedham781-326-0500

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rufo, Josephine (Monforte)

                                                                                                                                                                                          Of Newton, August 20, 2008. Beloved Wife of the Late Loreto "Larry" Rufo. Devoted Mother of Andrea Rufo of Newton, Paul Rufo of Germany, Larry T. Rufo of Walpole and Richard "Dickie" Rufo of Newton. Daughter of the late Giacomo and Gaetana (Scarzione) Monforte. Sister of Anna Cincotta, and the late Richard Monforte. Grandmother of: Marc, Daniel, James, and Timm Rufo. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Josephine enjoyed travel, especially cruises and ballroom dancing. Funeral from…

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Rummler, Mary G.

                                                                                                                                                                                            ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, Aug. 25 at 10:30 a.m. at Mary Queen of Peace Church, Salem, N.H. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Salem. Calling hours will be held Sunday, Aug. 24 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St, Salem, N.H. Memorial contributions may be made to Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St, Bldg. 9, Lawrence, MA 01843. To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Sambor, Anthony S.

                                                                                                                                                                                              Anthony S. Sambor 1939 - 2008 WARE - Anthony S. Sambor, 68, passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2008, after a long illness. He was born in Ware, was a graduate of St. Mary's School and Ware High School, and attended Springfield Community College and the Computer Concepts Training Center. He was a vice president in the apparel industry before retiring in 1990. A U.S. Coast Gaurd veteran of the Vietnam Era, he served aboard the cutter Humboldt, whose home port was Boston, and later was on the staff of the…

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Schoolcraft, Richard

                                                                                                                                                                                                Richard Schoolcraft 1957 - 2008 AGAWAM - Richard Schoolcraft, 51 died in the comfort of his loving family on Wednes-day, August 20, 2008 at Country Estates of Agawam. He was born in Springfield, Massachusetts on March 13, 1957. He was predeceased by his parents, Roy Schoolcraft and Fannie Stone Schoolcraft of West Springfield. Richard was raised in West Springfield and graduated from West Springfield High School in 1975 and then received an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Holyoke Community…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sergi, Enrico V.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  West Bridgewater Enrico V. Rick Sergi, age 76 years, of West Bridgewater, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, at Life Care Center in Raynham, after a long illness. He was the husband of Carol A. (Robinson) Sergi for 48 years. Born Tuesday, Dec. 8, 1931, in Brockton, he was a son of the late Anthony and Maria (Carmela) Sergi. He was a lifelong resident of Brockton, graduating from Brockton High School, Class of 1952. Mr. Sergi had lived for the past three years in West Bridgewater. He worked for Bay State Gas…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Shanahan, Paul

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Suddenly at home in Foxboro formerly of South Norwood age 55. Born in Jamaica Plain, son of the late Matty & Marie Shanahan. He will be sadly missed by a large family and many friends. Services have been completed.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Shlosser, Daniel N.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Daniel N. Shlosser 1981 - 2008 SPRINGFIELD - Daniel Nathan Shlosser (27), a life long resident of Springfield, the beautiful and loving son of Albert P. Shlosser, III and Eileen (Bailey) Shlosser, and brother of Albert P. Shlosser, IV, died on Wednesday, August 20th. The wake will be held on Monday, August 25th from Sampson's Chapel of the Acres Funeral Home, 21 Tinkham Road in Springfield from 3 to 7 pm. The funeral will be held on Tuesday, August 26th from Sampson's at 10:30 am followed by a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Silverio, Philomena "Mena" (Urbano)

                                                                                                                                                                                                      and friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours Sunday 4-7 p.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Contributions in her memory to the charity of one's choice would be sincerely appreciated. Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home Everett617-387-3120

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Spaziano, John G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                        ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends may call on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen, MA 01844. A funeral Mass will be held on Monday, Aug. 25, 2008 at 10 a.m. at St. Matthew's Church, 2 Searles Road, Windham, N.H. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Sonny's memory to the Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence, MA 01841; or the Anna Jaques Cancer Management Center, 25 Highland Ave., Newburyport, MA 01950. Please visit…

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Spinn, Thelma A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thelma A. Spinn 1926 - 2008 CREVE COEUR, MO - Thelma A. (Corn) Spinn age 81 of Creve Coeur, Mo. She was born on Oct. 5, 1926 in Oakland City, Ind., the daughter of the late Robert "Floyd" and Stella (nee Fleener) Corn. She died on Wed., Aug. 20, 2008 at Surrey Place, Chesterfield, Mo. She was the beloved wife for 56 years of the late Charles W. Spinn; dear mother of Margaret Thorton of Corpus Christi, Tex., William (late wife, Cindy) Spinn of Boston, Mass., Peggy (husband, Henry) Frank of Affton,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Stein, Russell S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                            FRANKLIN Russell S. Stein, 82, of Franklin, died suddenly at his home Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008. Born in Boston, June 20, 1926, a son of the late Herbert L. and Caroline (Simons) Stein, he formerly lived in Boston for many years, before moving to Franklin eight years ago. He was raised and educated in Brookline. He attended Brookline schools, and was a graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy. He also received his BA from Harvard University in 1948. Until his retirement, Mr. Stein worked for many years as a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Stoy, Carl S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Carl S. Stoy 1918 - 2008 CHICOPEE Carl S. Stoy, 89, of Chicopee, died on Thursday, August 21, 2008 at Wingate At West Springfield. He was a retired machinist at the former Moore Drop Forge Corp. of Springfield. Previously Carl was employed by Olko Coal and Oil Corp. of Chicopee. Carl was born on November 14, 1918 in Chester, West Virginia and lived in Chicopee for the past sixty five years. He was the son of the late Stanley and Pauline (Kurish) Stoy. He was a communicant of the Basilica of St. Stanislaus…

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tattrie, Elizabeth

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Elizabeth Tattrie BRISTOL, R.I. Mrs. Elizabeth "Betty" (Jackson) Tattrie, 83, of Bristol, R.I., passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008. She was the wife of the late Allen U.T. Tattrie Jr. Born in Warren, R.I., and a resident of Bristol for most of her life, she was the daughter of the late Cyrus and Sarah (Manchester) Jackson. She was a 1942 graduate of Warren High School, where she was a member of the National Honor Society and a cheerleader. Betty retired after over 20 years as a benefits…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Terzis, Alice Florence

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Of Groveland, formerly of Belmont and Watertown, August 18, 2008. Beloved daughter of the late William and Mary Terzis. Sister of the late Philip and Alexander Terzis. Aunt of the late William Terzis. Great aunt of Philip Terzis of Amesbury, Andrea Thompson of New York and Lee Terzis of Maine. Funeral service at the Taxiarchae Greek Orthodox Church, 25 Bigelow Ave., Watertown on Monday Aug. 25th at 11am. A wake will take place in the church from 10-11 a.m. just prior to the service. Graduate of Belmont High…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Thomas B. Cunniff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Thomas B. Cunniff, 66, of Hampstead, died Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, after a brief illness. Born and raised in Taunton, MA, son of the late Thomas M. and Helen (Roberts) Cunniff, he at tended Taunton Schools and graduated from Coyle High School in 1959. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Southeastern Massachusetts University and his Master’s Degree from Northeastern University. Mr. Cunniff was employed first at Foxborough Co. and later Digital Systems…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Tolland, John A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      & friends invited. Visiting hours Monday 4-8PM. Interment in Oak Grove Cemetery in Medford. Memorial contributions may be made to St Raphael Church, 512 High St. Medford, 02155 or the Epoch Senior Care Center, 15 Green St. Melrose, 02176. US Army Korean War Veteran. For obituary, directions or to sign guest book please visit

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Valentine, Wilhemina I.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be offered on Monday at 11 a.m. at Conte Funeral Home, 28 Florence St, Andover. Burial will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery, also in Andover. Family and friends may call on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to New England Bible Church, 60 Chandler Road, Andover, MA 01810, or the Andover Senior Center, Bartlett Street, Andover MA 01810 or to Lazarus House, 260 Park St., Lawrence MA 01841 For directions or to…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Varvitsiotis, Leonidas N. "Leo"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment at the Gardens of Gethsemane Cemetery in West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers, donations in Leo's name can be made to the Church in his hometown in Greece, c/o the Varvitsiotis family. Leo came to the US in 1958 and settled in Needham in 1976. He was in the convenience store business in Roslindale and later in the pizza restaurant business with his son. He enjoyed gardening, wine making and traditional Greek food. For obit, directions or to send a note of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Vassily, Alexander

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours from The Kirby-Rapino Memorial Home, 917 Bennington St. (Orient Heights), EAST BOSTON on Sunday from 6-8 PM. Services will conclude with interment in Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody. The Kirby-Rapino Memorial Home 617-569-0305

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Wadhams, Wayne N.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                and friends are invited to gather on Sunday at 4 P.M. in the Tobin & Mitchell Funeral Home, 666 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. A Memorial Service will take place at 5 P.M. Following the service, relatives and friends are invited to visit at the home of David Drummond, 25 Bay State Rd. Apt # 6, Boston until 9 P.M. They may inquire details of a future celebration of Wayne's remarkable life at Tobin & Mitchell Funeral Home Boston, Massachusetts 617-536-1000

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Warren, Oviolette J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be held Monday, Aug. 25, 2008 from 3 to 6:30 p.m. at the Scatamacchia Funeral Home, 358 Washington St., Haverhill, with funeral services being held at 6:30 p.m. immediately following calling hours. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. For directions or to send online condolences, go to

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wessell, Roberta A. (Papalia)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held in the Funeral home on Monday from 4 thru 7 P.M. Interment Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge. Donations may be made in Robertas Memory to: Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice Two Shaker Road, Suite D225, Shirley, MA 01464-2525 Lane Funeral Homes Winchester-Burlington 781-729-2580

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Willis, Albert L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Carver Albert L. Willis, 82, of Carver, died suddenly, August 18, in Bermuda. He was the husband of Nancy (Lewis) Willis of Carver. He was the son of the late Sherman and Victoria (Carmichael) Willis. Born and brought up in Randolph, a graduate of Randolph High School. Albert was a longtime employee of Liberty Mutual. He was a veteran of the United States Navy during World War II. Albert had a singing career all his life, as a child star, singing on the radio, he was known as Master LACO. Later in his life,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wood, Helen M. (Callahan)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helen M. (Callahan) Wood of Worcester, died Thursday, August 21, 2008 in the UMass- Memorial Medical Center after a brief illness. She leaves her husband of 61 years, John E. Wood; her son, John E. Wood Jr. and her brother, William Callahan, all of Worcester. Her sister Katherine Abdow and her brother Andrew Callahan predeceased her. Helen was born in Worcester, daughter of Patrick and Helen (Culloty) Callahan and lived in Worcester all her life. She graduated from South High School and the Katharine Gibbs…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Zona, Joan M. (Dixon)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting Hours Sunday 5 thru 8. Services will conclude with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. For directions, obituary & guestbook: Dello Russo Family Funeral Homes 781. 933. 0083 Woburn-Medford-Wilmington

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ann McGuire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ashland, Gail E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Beatrice Kaminski, accomplished painter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Berg, Wanda L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Bernard Allan Huntley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Bradley W. Thornton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Buttner, Pat

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Cimmino, Audrey M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Coimbra, Antonio C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Derek Jackson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Donald G. Olson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Esposito, Anna Maria

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Eva Champigny, 81

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Flaherty, Thomas E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Flynn, Irene B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Fotini Loizides

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • George E. Letendre

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Grace Boucher, lifelong Easthampton resident

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Helen Newhall

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Herget III, Joseph F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Hilda Martin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Hincman, Joseph F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Huntley, Bernard A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Johnson, Donald

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kathleen T. Leonard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Kelley, Dorothy A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Maria P. Amarello

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Martin, Shirley L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • McCafferty, Ryan P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Meehan, Richard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Michelle Olsen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Natalie Nelson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Newhall, Helen A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Olsen, Michelle Marie (White)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Patricia Brady, homemaker, gardener

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Paul P. Dejnak

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Peter J. Svetaka

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Peter P. Atamaniuk

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rosemary Mangels, 84, Easthampton native

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ruane Jr., Austin M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sepeck, Virginia L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Shirley A. Reed

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Towle, Joanne

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tracy, Sandra M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • VanMeter, Russell W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Webb, Robert W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • William Sienkiewicz, 79, driver for UMass

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Willis, Albert L.

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