Monday, September 15, 2008

Massachusetts Obituaries 09/15/08

& friends invited. Visiting hours, Tuesday, 4-8 PM. Interment, Gethsemane Cemetery, West Roxbury.

S."Rico" of the North End on Sept. 14, 2008. Beloved son of the late
Antonio and Anastasia (Parisi) Alessandro. Loving brother of Annette
Salvaggio and her husband John of Georgetown, Connie Russo of CA, John
and his wife Teresa of Malden, Anthony and his wife Phyllis of Malden,
Vito and his wife Grace of FL, Marie Smith of Saugus, Rinaldo "Dickie"
of NY, Joseph of FL, Susan Sweeney of CA, Roger and his wife Lorraine
of W. Roxbury and the late Carlo. Cherished uncle of…
F. “Duke” Sousa, 85, husband for 59 years of Dorothy (Martin) Sousa,
died on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Marian Manor in Taunton. Born in
Norton, he was the son of the late Frank and Virginia (Silvia) Sousa. A
resident of N. Dighton for the past 59 years, he worked for Talbot
Woolen Mills and Raytheon for 28 years, before retiring many years ago.
During World War II, he served with the U.S. Army in Germany for two
years, attaining the rank of Staff Sgt. and was awarded the Purple
Heart. A communicant…
A. Alicea 1964 - 2008 COLCHESTER, CT - Barbara A. (Stepanian) Alicea,
44, formerly of Spring-field, entered into eternal rest on Friday,
September 12, 2008. Born in Spring-field, she was a graduate of
Commerce High School. She lived in Springfield most of her life before
recently moving to Colchester. Barbara was a floor supervisor at
Mohegan Sun Casino. She leaves two sons, Ryan D. McGurn of Colchester,
Adam J. Alicea of Springfield, two daughters, Kirsten McGurn of
Colchester, Alexis A. Alicea of…
Larue F. "Larry" 86, of North High Street, Foxboro, formerly of
Clearwater, Florida, Hilton Head Island, and Bluffton, South Carolina,
passed away on September 7, 2008 in the Southeast Nursing and Skilled
Care Center, Easton. She was the wife of the late Douglas C. Alton, Sr.
Born in Springfield, MA, on May 13, 1922, she was the daughter of the
late Montague and Kathryn (Whitfield) Ford. Larue was raised in Newton
Centre, where she was a graduate of Miss Choate's School. She later…
Francis P. Aspessi, age 53, of Bangkok, Thailand, died Saturday, August
16, 2008, suddenly, at his home. Mr. Aspessi was born in Milton, raised
and educated in Dorchester schools. He graduated from Boston College
High School and from Columbia University. He then graduated from
University of Southern California Law School. He had lived in Thailand
since 2001, previously living in California for over 25 years. He
worked as an attorney in California for many years, and in Thailand he
worked as an…
M. Bachand, age 69, died Saturday, September 13, 2008, at her
residence. Born in Southbridge, MA a daughter of the late John and
Yvonne Maloney, she was a High School graduate of St. Mary's High
School in Southbridge, MA. Surviving are her husband, Claude F. Bachand
of Murrells Inlet; one son, Jeffrey A. Bachand of Mooresville, NC; two
daughters, Linda Perron of North Augusta, SC and Deborah M. Bachand of
Myrtle Beach, SC; grandchildren, Jennifer Macara, Trevor Bachand, Reid
Bachand and Connor…
Helen I. (Cronin) of Lynn, Sept. 13, age 68. Wife of the late Henry;
sister of Matthew Baxter and his wife Marie of Methuen, Frederick
Cronin, Jr. and his wife Helen, Gordon Cronin and his wife Donna, Ralph
Cronin and his wife Linda, Adrian Cronin and his wife Diane, the late
Joseph Cronin, Geri and Margie Cronin, and Mary and her husband Buba
LoPresti all of Lynn. Leaves many loving nieces, nephews, grandnieces
and grandnephews and her aunt Mary Dunne. Funeral on Wed. at 9AM from
C. (Sweeney) Beaulieu, 90, died Sunday, September 14, in the Saint
Camillus Health Center, following an illness. Her husband, Leo L.
Beaulieu, died in 1971. She leaves three daughters, Mary Contino, of
Whitinsville; Anne Beaulieu, of Poughkeepsie, NY and Marion, MA; and
Agnes Beaulieu, of Wareham; a brother, Francis Sweeney and his wife,
Kate, of Providence, RI; and many nephews, nieces and friends,
including Rufus Tremain. She was predeceased by her brother, Daniel J.
Sweeney, and his wife, Eleanor.…
Hope V. Reynolds September 10, 2008, in Myrtle Beach, SC. Hope was born
Oct. 17,1932 in Newton. She is survived by two sons, William F.
Beckett, Michael G. Beckett, four grandchildren Sebastian Beckett,
Nicole Beckett, Aaron Beckett, Curtis Beckett Kazmaier and two great
grandchildren; one brother Ben Reynolds, four sisters Pearl Meredith,
"Fanny" Saunders, Beverly Clark, Brenda Butler; one sister-in-law
Maxine Reynolds, one brother-in-law Ron Butler and many nieces and
nephews. She was…
Arlene C. Bennett, of Kingston, formerly of Halifax and Woburn, died
Thursday, at the Wingate Nursing Facility in Kingston, at the age of
92. She was the wife of the late Richard Bennett; mother of two
daughters, Janice Thern of Wading River LI, N.Y. and Gail Bennett of
Brunswick, Maine. She is also survived by five grandchildren and one
great-grandchild. Arlene was born in Boston and lived many years in
Woburn, where she raised her two daughters. In retirement, she and her
husband, Richard, moved…
Lillian S. (Weinstein) Of Roslindale, formerly of Brookline, on Sunday,
September 14, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Hyman Berman. Devoted
mother of Barry Berman and his wife Judith of Sharon, and the late
Nancy Damm. She was the mother-in-law of Arthur Damm of FL. Cherished
grandmother of Adam Berman, Emily Berman & Jamie Stein, Joshua
Damm, and Benjamin Damm. Dear sister of Robert & Jean Winston of
Orleans, and the late Ruth Lewis. Graveside services at the Kopiagorod
Cemetery, 776 Baker…
James F. Bertowice, of Plymouth, formerly of Brockton, died Sept. 14.
He was the beloved husband of Gloria F. (Lane); loving father of Susan
Bertowice of Brockton; stepfather of Edward McCormick of Holbrook,
Richard McCormick of Florida, Steven McCormick of Weymouth, Jeanne
Garibo of Quincy, Shelia McCormick-ODonnell of Plymouth, Joyce Lewis of
Whitman and Linda Golden of North Carolina. Also survived by 16
grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Born in Brockton, November 9,
1925, he was…
Leona (Topjian), and friends are kindly Invited to attend . Visiting
hours at the Aram Bedrosian Funeral Home 558 Mount Auburn Street
WATERTOWN on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial
gifts may be made to the above named Church or the Winchester Community
Music School, 407 Highland Ave.,Winchester, MA 01890-4050. Interment at
Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester.
friends kindly invited. In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may
be made in David's memory to Doctors Without Borders, POBOX 5030,
Hagerstown, MD 21741-5030. For guestbook,, George F. Doherty & Sons
Wellesley 781-235-4100
Gena R. Of Lexington, died suddenly September 13, 2008. Beloved mother
of Jake, Kendal, and Jordan. In addition to her children, Gena is
survived by her step sister, Dede Lush, her nephew, Garrett Lush, her
father, Gerald Newkirk, and many loving friends. Arrangements by
Bedrosian Funeral Home, details to follow.
Josephine N. (Arcudi) Brown, 81, of Whitinsville, formerly of Milford,
died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, in Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled
Nursing in Northbridge. She was born in Milford, daughter of the late
Joseph and Mary (Vasile) Arcudi, and lived in Milford most of her life,
before moving to Whitinsville. She was educated in the Milford schools.
She retired in 1989 from the Fenwal Corp. in Ashland, where she was
employed as an assembler. She is survived by four sons, Henry Buster
Brown of…
Family and friends may call on Monday, Sept. 15 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the
Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, 233 Lawrence St. Methuen. A funeral
service will be held on Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the funeral home. As an
expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be made to the
Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St. Bldg 9, Lawrence, MA 01843.
For online condolences please visit
Marguerite (Callahan) of Wellesley Sept. 10, at the age of 95. Beloved
wife of the late John E. Burke. Dear mother of John Burke Jr., &
his wife Maryellen of West Hills Ca., William Burke of Wellesley,
Eileen, & friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass in St.
Paul's Church Wellesley Monday at 9AM. Visiting hours in the John
Everett & Sons Funeral Home 4 Park St., (at Natick Common) NATICK,
Sunday 3PM to 7PM. Interment St. Patrick Cemetery Natick. For
directions, guestbook &…
Patti A. (Meleedy) Caldwell, age 49 years, passed away Saturday, Sept.
13, at Tobey Hospital, in Wareham, following a long illness. She was
the wife of Gary W. Caldwell of Lakeville for 26 years. Born July 24,
1959, in Boston, she was a daughter of the late William J. Jr. and the
late Bernadette D. (Corbett) Meleedy. Patti was a graduate of
Apponequet Regional High School, class of 1978 and also attended Becker
Junior College. She was employed by the Town of Middleboro Health
Department for the…
, Donato of Brighton, suddenly, September 13. Beloved husband of
Floredana (LaRosa) Colarossi. Father of Gianna, Michael & Donato.
Son of Benedetto & Clelia (Tamburro) Colarossi of Brighton. Brother
of Esta Hoffman & husband Danny of Needham, Emily Mancini &
husband Tony of Brighton. Son in law of Rosanna & Bill LaRosa.
Brother in law of Antoinetta, Anna, Marty, Larry & Shawn. Uncle of
Jennifer, Lori, Christy, Tony Jr., Danny, Joey, Gina, Anthony, Deanna,
Jerry, Billy,…
friends may call at the Funeral Home Tuesday 4-8 p.m. Interment Forest
Glade Cemetery, Wakefield.Forobit/directions/ guestbook
Isabel V. Of Hingham, formerly of Quincy, Sept. 13, beloved wife of
David A. Dahlroos. Beloved mother of David A. Dahlroos, III of TN,
Laraine H. Malley of Rockland, and Nancy O'Hara of Weymouth. Also
survived by 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Funeral Service
Wednesday, Sept 17, in the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 308 W.
Squantum St., Quincy (corner of W. Squantum St. & Harvard St.), at
10 o'clock. Visiting Hours Tuesday in the Chapman, Cole & Gleason
Funeral Home, 5…
R.I. Richard L. Dalpe, 85, of Pascoag, R.I., passed away peacefully
Sept. 13, 2008, in Eleanor Slater Hospital Zambarano Unit, Pascoag,
R.I. He was born in Woonsocket, R.I., on Dec. 1, 1922, beloved son of
the late Jesse and Cecile A. (Lamoureux) Dalpe. He had been a resident
of Pascoag, R.I., since 1971, and was formerly of Woonsocket, R.I. He
was the loving brother of Florent M. and his wife, Teresa Dalpe, of
Bellingham, and the late Doris L. Barbaria. He also leaves his
brother-in-law, Michael…

P. Dalto WEYMOUTH Edward P. Dalto, a lifelong resident of Weymouth died
at home on Saturday, September 13, 2008. He was 80 years of age. He was
a retired employee of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., Control Data
Corp. and the Medical Information Bureau. He served in the U.S. Navy
and graduated from the U.S. Naval Pilot School in Pensacola, FL. In
1944 he was a member of the Weymouth High School Football State
Championship Team and in 1945 he became captain of the team. He
graduated Valedictorian…
and friends invited. Visiting hours Tuesday 5-8 pm. Burial in Cambridge Catholic Cemetery. Online condolences
friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Tuesday 3-8 p.m. Interment Mount
Benedict Cemetery, West Roxbry. Expressions of sympathy may be made in
John's memory to the, , 30 Speen St., Framingham 01701-4688. Late
member of the Boston Police Emerald Society and the Boston Police
Detectives Association. World War II Army Veteran. For directions and
guest book,, P.E. Murray-George F. Doherty & Sons West Roxbury
F. (Osborne) Damon died peacefully Sept. 10, 2008, at Life Care Center
of West Bridgewater. She was age 73. Edith was born in Providence, R.I.
and graduated from Bridgewater Academy in 1953. She lived in
Bridgewater for many years. Edith enjoyed knitting, crochetting, bingo,
bowling and camping. She was a member of the Senior Center of
Bridgewater, Helping Hands Society, and a former Troop leader for the
Girl Scouts. Edith was the loving mother of Deborah Wood and her
husband James “Woody” of…
Henry Zinder "Hank" Of Newton, on Saturday, September 13, 2008. Beloved
husband of the late Marcia (Levitt). Loving father of Roberta &
Peter Landau of Newton and Neal & Debra Elliott of Acton. Proud
Papa of David & Erika Landau, Adam & Abby Landau, Matthew
Elliott and Joshua Elliott. Dear Brother of Elliot Field of CA and Paul
Shienfeld of London. Graveside services at the Boylston Lodge Cemetery,
776 Baker Street, West Roxbury, on Tuesday, September 16, at 2:00pm.…
John M. Of Natick, suddenly, September 14. Beloved husband of Barbara
(Baldwin) Falla. Complete notice to follow. George F. Doherty &
Sons Wellesley 781-235-4100
Daniel 81, formerly of Sharon, died Sept. 12, in Franklin, NH. Mr.
Field was born on June 12, 1927, in Sharon, the son of Wilbert and Edna
(Drake) Field. He is survived by his nephew, Michael Currier, of
Plymouth, Michael's wife Robin, and Robin's daughters Kelly and
Lindsay, niece Lynn Currier of Randolph, and nephew Steven Currier of
Sullivan's Island, SC, also by great nieces and a great nephew. Calling
hours were held in the Mayhew Funeral Home, in Plymouth, NH. A
graveside service…
Dr. Robert of South Yarmouth, died Friday, Sept. 12, 2008. Husband of
Jane A, (St. Martin) Tilley. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and
great nieces and nephews. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Pius
X Church, So. Yarmouth, MA, on Wednesday, September 17, 2008, at 11:00
A.M. Friends may call at the Hallett Funeral Home, 273 Station Ave, SO.
YARMOUTH on Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. Interment in
Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, MA will be at 1:00 P.M. In
lieu of fIowers…
Mark 51, of South Grafton, formerly of Cambridge, died peacefully
Friday, September 12, 2008 in Worcester. Beloved dad to Charles Whitney
with the United States Marine Corps, loving brother to Jorge Furtado,
Matthew Furtado, and Gwyn Shaw, special niece Rebecca, and godfather to
Stephen Dow. Son of the late George and Carol Furtado. Funeral services
Wednesday at 10AM in the Mercadante Funeral Home, 370 Plantation St.
Worcester, MA. Calling hours Tuesday from 5-8PM in the funeral home.
Burial in…
Charlotte (Greenberg) of Needham, MA formerly of Steubenville, Ohio on
Sept. 11, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Shelton C. Goodman. Devoted
mother of Carolyn Gusenoff and her husband Steven, Cindy Swartz and her
husband Dr. James Swartz and Thomas Goodman and his wife Debra. Loving
grandmother of Daniel Gusenoff and his wife Alyssa, Dr. Jeffrey
Gusenoff, Robert and Rachel Swartz, Michael and Michelle Goodman.
Cherished great grandmother of Zachary Gusenoff. Services were held in
OHIO on Sunday…
friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours on Wednesday from
5-9PM. Burial In Mt. Hope Cemetery, Weymouth. If desired, donations may
be made in his memory to; Hospice of the South Shore, 100 Bay State
Drive, Braintree, MA 02184.
Helen Blois Hammond, 90, of Hopedale, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008, in
the Milford Regional Medical Center, after a period of declining
health. She was the wife of Freeman L. Hammond, who died Jan. 2, 1994.
She was predeceased by her brother, Paul D. Blois, formerly of
Westborough. Born in Westborough on Jan. 25, 1918, Mrs. Hammond was the
daughter of the late William C. and Ethel M. (Dearing) Blois. She was a
graduate of Westborough High School, Class of 1936, and went on to
graduate from Boston…
Robert A. Sr. 83, retired Lt., Brockton Fire Department, of Wareham,
formerly of Brockton, Sept. 14, 2008, beloved husband of Mary M.
(Donahue), loving father of Edward (& his wife Mary) of Brockton,
Kathleen Yule (& her husband Russ) of Raynham, Robert Jr. (&
his wife Jean) of Abington and William (& his wife Linda) of
Raynham, devoted grandfather of ten, brother of the late Edward. All
are welcome to calling hours Wednesday 4-8 p.m. in Waitt Funeral Home,
850 North Main St.…
Visiting hours at Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home,
35 Green St., Newburyport will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral
services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the West Newbury
Congregational Church, 308 Main St., West Newbury. Interment will be in
Rural Cemetery, West Newbury. Donations in John's memory may be made to
Half the Sky Foundation, caring for China's orphaned children at, or
740 Gilman St., Berkeley, CA 94710.
John Brendon In West Newbury, Sept. 13, 2008, age 58, beloved husband
of 26 years of Carrie (Colburn) Hayden and adoring father of Mia Rogers
Xiaotao Hayden, age 12; loving son of Lois K. Rogers of West Newbury
and the late John A. "Gus" Hayden; brother of Gordon Hayden of
Newburyport, Mary Pat O'Donnell of Amesbury, Heather Caron of West
Newbury, Tony Hayden of Newburyport, Steve Hayden of West Newbury and
Richard Hayden of Needham; uncle of Jennifer Hayden, Stephanie Caron,
A. 'Betty' Healy formerly of Fitchburg, retired cook; 58 ATHOL
Elizabeth A. "Betty" (Bousley) Healy, 58, of Athol, and formerly of
Fitchburg, MA and Orange, MA, died Saturday morning, September 13,
2008, in Heywood Hospital Gardner, MA, after an illness. She was born
on December 29,1949, in Fitchburg, MA, the daughter of Louis and
Elizabeth (Bussiere) Bousley, and lived in Fitchburg for many years.
She attended school in Fitchburg and graduated from Fitchburg High
School. For the…
Louise Peyser Houston SOUTH HADLEY - Mary Louise ( Wright) Peyser
Houston, 88 of So. Hadley & formerly of Holyoke, died Sat. Sept. 6,
2008. Born Aug. 1, 1920 in Cincinnati, Oh, she was the daughter of the
late Joseph Thatcher Wright & Grace Marsh Wright and was educated
at the Lotspeich School in 1930, the Hillsdale School for Girls 1933-
1938, and Wellesley College, Class of 1942. She was employed at the
Hartford Courant as a Social/Arts & Entertainment reporter from
1945-1946 and also at…
Ernest J. 72 of Hudson, NH died Sat., Sept. 13, 2008 in Hudson. Beloved
husband of Nancy (Goodwin) Jablonski of Hudson. Dear father of Brian
and his wife Jill Jablonski of Windham, NH, Kevin and his wife Ingrid
Jablonski of Reading, MA, Adam Jablonski of Saugus, MA. Susan Thebeau
of Wilmington, MA and Ellen Lima of Hudson. 5 Grandchildren and 2
sisters. He grew up in Nebraska and joined the Navy in 1954. His love
was for his family and had a passion for collecting coins, tractors,
and old toys.…
M. Evangelho, Sr., husband of Elsie C. (Cabral) Evangelho, died at
Mass. General Hospital, Boston on Friday, Sept. 12th at the age of 85.
Born in Dighton, he was the son of the late Manuel M. and Rosa (Coelho)
Evangelho. A lifelong Dighton area resident, he was educated in Dighton
schools and owned and operated Winding Trail Farm in Dighton since
1948. A recipient of the Marian Medal, he was a communicant of St.
Nicholas (formerly St. Joseph) Church in N. Dighton, where he served as
treasurer for the…
(Zysk) Kaczmarczyk, 60, of Worcester, died Friday, September 12, in
UMASS Memorial Medical Center, University Campus, surrounded by her
loving family. She leaves her husband, Eugeniusz Kaczmarczyk; a son,
Mark Kaczmarczyk; two daughters, Anna Teresa Szymczak and her husband,
Thaddeus and Alicia Margaret Sobocinski and her husband, Thomas; three
grandchildren, Anthony and Veronica Szymczak and Michael Sobocinski;
her father, Stefan Zysk; a brother, Stanislaw Zysk; two sisters, Halena
Mroz and…
friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations in
Helen's memory may be made to St. James Armenian Apostolic Church or to
the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern New England, 3
Industrial Drive #6, Windham, New Hampshire, 03087. Interment at the
Ridgelawn Cemetery, Watertown, Massachusetts.
A. Keohane BROCKTON Margaret A. Peg Keohane, 87 years, of Brockton,
died Sept. 13, 2008, at St. Joseph Manor. A lifelong resident of
Brockton, she was a daughter of the late John J. and Ellen (Ahearn)
Keohane. Peg graduated from St. Patrick High School, Boston City
Hospital School of Nursing, Boston College School of Nursing and
obtained a Masters degree in Education from Bridgewater State College.
She was a Nurse Practitioner and instructor, Director of Medical
Surgical Nursing at Brockton…

Margaret A. "Peg" 87 years, of Brockton, died September 13, 2008. She
was the daughter of the late John J. and Ellen (Ahearn) Keohane and
sister of the late Agnes, Catherine and John Keohane and Mary Monahan.
Peg is survived by many Monahan and Keohane nieces and nephews. Funeral
from the Conley Funeral Home, 138 Belmont Street (Rte 123) BROCKTON
Wednesday at 9am. Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Lourdes Church at 10am.
Burial in Calvary Cemetery, Brockton. Visiting Hours Tuesday 5-7pm. For…
Rita A. (Kelleher) Klim, of Stoughton, passed away at home, surrounded
by her loving family, Sunday, September, 14, 2008. She was the beloved
wife of the late Anthony M. "Tony" Klim, who passed away on March 28,
2008. Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, September 17, 2008, from
4-8 p.m. in the Sheehan Funeral Home, 115 Monk St., Stoughton. Complete
funeral arrangements and obituary to follow on Tuesday. To send
condolences, please visit, . SHEEHAN FUNERAL…
Isadore of Holbrook , on Sept. 13, 2008. Beloved husband of the late
Barbara (Rosen) Kokotoff. Devoted father of David and his wife Dianne,
Debra Kokotoff, and Susan McKenna and her husband John, all of
Alpharetta, GA. Dear grandfather of Sarah, Dakota, Christopher, Erin
and Evan. Dear brother of the late Gertrude Sweet. Graveside services
at Sharon Memorial Park ,120 Canton St., Sharon, on Tuesday, Sept. 16,
at 10:45 AM. Remembrances in his memory may be made to, , 30 Speen St.,
Framingham, MA…
C. (Szlyk) Koski, 91, of Worcester, passed away Sat., Sept. 13, in St.
Vincent Hospital. Her husband, Stanley A. Koski died in 1984. She
leaves three children, Jane P. Callahan of Holden, Anthony P. Koski of
East Dennis and Stephen P. Koski of Santa Barbara, CA; a brother,
Chester Szlyk of Smyrna, FL; seven grandchildren; eight great
grandchildren and nieces and nephews. A sister, Theresa Szlyk
predeceased her. She was born in Worcester, daughter of Stephen and
Vida (Rogalski) Szlyk. Helen retired…
Joseph "Kutch" Kutchmanich, of Acton, formerly of Randolph, September
13, 2008, at age 66. Joseph graduated from Pascack High School in NJ.
He then went on to graduate from the Newark College of Engineering in
Newark, NJ. Joseph worked for Draper Laboratories as a staff engineer
for 28 years, having retired in 2004. In his spare time he enjoyed
playing the accordion and writing music as well as fishing and
photography. Joseph is the former beloved husband of Priscilla (Drouin)
Family and friends may call on Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 4 to 8 p.m. at
the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. A
funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. at the
funeral home. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made
in Sadie's memory to the Caritas Holy Family Cancer Management Center,
70 East St., Methuen, MA 01844. Please visit our online guest book at
Wilbrod C. Lafontaine, 89, formerly of First St., died Sunday, Sept.
14, 2008 in Matulaitis Nursing Home in Putnam. Born March 17, 1919 in
Thompson, CT, he was the son of the late Charles and Alexina (LaFlamme)
Lafontaine. Mr. Lafontaine was the husband of Stella (Fournier)
Lafontaine. Mr. Lafontaine worked as bakery foreman for Superior
Bakery. He served in the US Army during World War II, and was a member
of the American Legion Post 67 and the VFW Post 10088. Wilbrod was a
Rosamond (Goldberg) Of Boston, formerly of Wakefield. Entered Eternal
Rest, September 14, 2008. Devoted wife of the late Dr. Joseph S.
Leavitt. Beloved mother of Stephanie and Jack Ventura, Lorraine Leavitt
and Donald Leavitt. Loving sister of the late Celia & Benjamin
Nesson. Adored grandmother of Daniel, Jerome, and Marcia Ventura.
Services at the Temple Emmanuel Cemetery, Lakeside Ave (off North
Ave.), Wakefield, on Monday, September 15, at 11:00AM. Condolence calls
may be made, following…
Frances B. (Ball) Hanson Leslie, 94, of Carver, died at the Radius
Healthcare Facility in Plymouth on September 11, 2008. She was born in
Block Island, RI daughter of the late Simeon and Edith (Sales) Ball.
For most of her life she resided in Weymouth, Hanover, Marshfield and
Carver. Wife of the late Kenneth O. Hanson, she is survived by her
second husband, Walter Robert Leslie, a daughter Gail Hanson of NC and
her sons Alan Hanson of Carver and David Hanson of NH. Also surviving
are 8 grandchildren…
Joseph J., Sr. Sept. 14, of Townsend, 67. Beloved husband of Susan M.
(Ingegneri) Lisio; father of Michele Lisio (James O'Halloran) of
Arlington, Rhonda Lisio (Michael Richard) of Lunenburg, Joseph J.
Lisio, Jr., (Martha Lisio of New Ipswich, NH, Louise Lisio and Leanne
Jackson (Douglas), all of Townsend; brother of David Christiansen of
Pepperell, Louise Price and the late John Lisio, both of Woburn. He
also leaves five grandchildren, Sydney Jackson, Chad Jackson, George
Lisio, Joseph Lisio and…
(Kolofsky) Lorusso, 60, of Rutland, died Sunday in the Rose Monahan
Hospice Residence, after an illness. Funeral arrangements are
incomplete. The Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central Street,
Auburn, is assisting the family.
I. (Duarte) de-Oliveira Lloyd, died on Sept. 11th at Rhode Island
Hospital after a long illness. She was 69 years. Born in St. Michael,
Azores, she was the daughter of Mary (Amaral) Duarte of Taunton and the
late Augustinho Duarte, Sr. Educated in Taunton schools, she was a
graduate of Taunton High School. She loved being around her cats,
enjoyed crocheting and listening to Julio Iglesias. Besides her mother,
she leaves 2 sons, Maurice deOliveira and his wife Denise of N.
Attleboro and Joseph…
Friends may call at the O'Donnell Funeral Home, 276 Pawtucket St. at
Fletcher from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. His funeral will take place from the
funeral home Wednesday at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass at the
Immaculate Conception Church at 10 a.m. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery.
Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to the Alzheimer's
Association, New Hampshire Office, One Bedford Farms Drive, Suite 105,
Bedford, NH 03110. E-condolence/directions at, . Arrangements by
friends invited to attend visiting hours at the Douglass, Edgerley
& Bessom Funeral Home, 25 Sanborn St. (Cor. of Woburn St.) READING
on Tuesday Evening, September 16 from 5-8 pm. The funeral service and
burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be
made to the, , 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701; or the Sawtelle
Family Hospice House, 320 Haverhill St., Reading, MA 01867. For
information, directions & register book, visit
Francis P. In NJ, formerly of Medford, Sept. 10. Beloved husband of
Sheila A. (VanderHoeff) of NJ. Loving father of Evelyn Poleway and her
husband Will of NJ, Johanna Growney and her husband Brian of Delaware,
Kristin Ferris and her husband Hank of Berkley, Anthony and his wife
Tania Morelli of PA. Devoted brother of H. Edward Santarpio and his
wife Helen of Watertown, Marie Speciale and her husband Guy of NJ, and
the late Joseph Morelli and his wife Thelma. Cherished grandfather of
Roger Of Everett, Sept 12, beloved husband of Priscilla (Curtis);
devoted father of Bruce of Cambridge and Eric of Erving. Complete
notice on Tuesday. Murphy O'Hara Funeral Home Everett 617-3814506
Timothy M. age 20, of Woburn, following a courageous struggle with
leukemia. Beloved son of Robert A. and Mary E. (MacDonald) Padulsky of
Woburn. Loving brother and best friend of Kristen, Stephen, and
Michael, all of Woburn. Cherished grandson of Morton and Sandra (Young)
Padulsky of Chelsea and the late Norman and Marion (Keane) MacDonald.
Also survived by many dear aunts and uncles, including the DeVenne
family of Medford, as well as numerous cousins. A funeral service will
be held in the…
Bertram R. 81, of Brookline and Cohasset, formerly of Chestnut Hill on
Sunday, September 14, 2008. For 59 years, the beloved husband of
Marjorie (Cohen). Loving father of Rabbi Michael & Anny Paley of
NY, Richard & Shirah Paley of Jerusalem, Marianne & Eric Nadel
of Chestnut Hill and the late Nancy Freedman. Dear father-in-law of
Stanley & Sarah Freedman of Newton. Cherished grandfather of
Briyah, Naamah and Gabriel Paley, Daniel, Tamar and Ariel Paley,
Lindsey and Caroline Freedman,…
friends invited. Visiting Hours Monday from 4-8 p.m. Interment Mt.
Benedict Cemetery. In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may be
made in her memory to Hospice of Citrus County, P.O. Box 641270,
Beverly Hills, FL 34464. Member of the Endicott Estates. (Doorman
T. Perrucci, 83, of Massasoit Road in Worcester, formerly of
Northborough, passed away, Friday, September 12, 2008 in Christopher
House of Worcester. His wife, Susan Boucher Perrucci, predeceased him
in 1997; and his first wife, Ann Marie (Riccardi) Perrucci, predeceased
him in 1982. Alphonse is survived by his loving family, including his
daughter, Carol Hull and her companion William Massey; his best friend
and grandson, Christopher M. Hull; and his granddaughter, Lindsay A.
Hull all of…
Grace M. (Marino) Petone, 81, of Franklin, died Sept. 12, 2008, in the
University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester. She was the
wife of Michael F. Petone Sr., who died in 1993. Born in Boston on Aug.
19, 1927, Mrs. Petone had lived in Franklin since 1958. A homemaker,
Mrs. Petone, along with her late husband, was a founding member of
Franklin Pop Warner Football. She was an avid lover of animals,
especially cats. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, Sept.
17, in St. Marys…

friends are respectfully invited to attend the Life Celebration Service
in Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY, MA, Wednesday at 9:15
AM. Funeral Mass in St. Ann's Church, Wollaston at 10:00 AM. Visiting
hours Tuesday 6 - 9 PM. Burial in Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy. Please
call 1-800-Keohane or see, for directions & online condolences.
D. Redman 1921 - 2008 WEST SPRINGFIELD - John David Redman, 87,
formerly of Paucatuck Rd, died on Sept. 12, 2008 at East Longmeadow
Skilled Nursing Home. Born in Brockport, NY, he lived in West
Springfield for the past 65 years. John attended New York State
University for one year before serving his country in the United States
Coast Guard in WWII, as a Seaman First Class. He then continued with
his education at Springfield College earning a Baccalaureate of Science
Degree in 1948, a Masters of…
A. Hayden Sr., 83, retired Lieutenant, Brockton Fire Department, of
Wareham, formerly of Brockton, died Sept. 14, 2008. A native of
Brockton, a son of the late Charles and Laura (Poitras) Hayden Jr., he
served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, was aboard the USS Stephen
F. Austin and LST 911, saw action at Leyte Gulf in the Philippines and
was part of the occupation force in Japan. After 34 years of service
with the Brockton Fire Department, he retired as a lieutenant in 1981.
Bob enjoyed…
Rodolakis 1925-2008 SPRINGFIELD - Rita "Amy" (Cardin) Rodolakis, 83, a
longtime resident of Continental Street in the Forest Park section of
Springfield was Called Safely Home on Friday, September 12, 2008
surrounded by the care and comfort of her loving family. She was born
in Springfield on January 6, 1925, a beloved daughter of the late
Napoleon P. and Clorinda M. (Dufault) Cardin. She was raised and
schooled in Springfield and was nearly a lifelong resident of the city.
She was last…
L. Ross 1944-2008 SPRINGFIELD - Ronald Laurence Ross, 64, passed away
peacefully on Friday September 12th with his loving family at his side.
Born in Springfield to the late Stanley and Ruth (Bashaw) Ross, he was
a lifelong resident. Ronald was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the United
States Marine Corps. He was the owner and operator of the Enfield
Sports Center since the early 1970's. He was a member of the Elks Lodge
in Springfield, enjoyed golfing, fishing and softball and was an avid
friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 4
thru 8. Services will conclude with entombment at Holy Cross Chapel
Mausoleum, Malden. Late member of Local 22. For directions, Obituary
and guestbook visit, Dello Russo Family Funeral Homes (781) 396-9200
Joseph P. Jr. September 12, 2008. 64, of Peabody, devoted husband of
Linda (Griffin) Sacco, loving father of Dawn Sacco and her
fianc&eacut; Jason Andrews and Jennifer Sacco, beloved grandfather
of Savannah "The General" and Madyson, all of Peabody, brother of Joyce
and her husband David Buccheri of Danvers, and Joanne Snyder of
Peabody, uncle of four nephews, David, Joseph, and John Buccheri, and
Mark Dolan, and is also survived by his beloved dog, Molly. He was the
uncle of the late…
Shapiro, 91, of 33 Kinnicutt Rd., died Saturday, Sept. 13th, in the
Jewish Healthcare Center. His beloved wife of 62 years, Ruth (Goldberg)
Shapiro died March 10th of this year. He leaves two daughters, Judy
wife of William Flynn of Worcester and Nancy Gutfarb of Norfolk, MA;
four grandchildren, William Samuel Gutfarb, Joanna Lee Gutfarb, Sarah
Anne Flynn and Elaine Shapiro Flynn and a nephew Dr. Richard Seder. He
was predeceased by his two brothers, Sidney and Harold Shapiro and his
two sisters,…
J. Silva Townsend, former Boy Scouts executive; 43 TOWNSEND Tony J.
Silva, 43, of Townsend, died Saturday, September 13th, from injuries
received in a motor vehicle accident in Sterling earlier that day. Tony
was born in Worcester, November 18, 1964, the son of Lt. Col. Manuel J.
and Barbara A. (Coffey) Silva, and grew up in Pepperell. He has resided
in Townsend for the past 13 years. Besides his parents of Pepperell, he
is survived by his wife of 23 years, Robin M. (Dromgoole) Silva; his
Mildred Jeannette (Boudreau) Of Plymouth, September 13th, 84. Beloved
wife of the late Martin W. Smith. Mother of Martin "Skip" Smith Jr. of
Plymouth, Sandra Lynch of Pembroke, Neil Smith of Weymouth, Scott Smith
of Plymouth, Gary Smith of Weymouth, Matthew Smith of FL, Karen Bryant
of Plymouth, Jeffrey Smith of Boston and Pamela Fiscette of Hanover and
the late Judy Smith. She was the sister of Eileen Harris of Kansas and
Missouri, Geraldine Sullivan of Dedham and the late Edward Boudreau,…
Harry S. 59,of Bluffton, OH on Saturday, September 13, 2008. Beloved
husband of Ethel Bennett Snyder. Devoted father of Michelle (John)
Williams of Bluffton, OH, Stacey (Jason) Null of Phoenix, AZ, Amanda
(Ray) Doherty of Sylvania, OH and Nathan (Michelle Combs) Roberts of
Boone, NC. Loving grandfather of Paige and Ella Williams, Andrew and
Emily Null and Kailey and Hannah Doherty. Dear brother of Barbara
(Louis) Winokur of Marshfield, MA, Sherwin (Shirley) Snyder of
Stoughton, MA and Rachel (Jim)…
W. Stallone Sr. 1920-2008 CHICOPEE - Savino W. Stallone, Sr,, 88, of 25
Honey Lane, died Friday at a local nursing home surround-ed by his
loving family. Born in Glens Falls, NY, on July 4th, 1920, he was
educated in the Springfield schools and lived here for the past 35
years. He proudly served his country in the National Guard from
1937-1939, and was employed by the City of Springfield for 35 years
until he retired in 1980. He was an active communicant of St. Mary's
Church, East Springfield,…
s in his name may be made to the Davenport-Mugar Cancer Center, Cape Cod Hospital, P.O. Box 640, Hyannis, MA 02601.
Carmela (DiCristo) Thomason, 49, of Medway, died Saturday, Sept. 13,
2008, at Milford Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of Charles
Al Thomason since 1977. Born in Far Rockaway, Long Island, N.Y., on
Nov. 4, 1958, she was a daughter of Antonio DiCristo of Clearwater,
Fla., and the late Angelina (Macera) DiCristo. Mrs. Thomason grew up in
Long Island, and had lived in Framingham for two years before moving to
Medway, where she had resided since 1981. Mrs. Thomason was a graduate
of the…
A. Tomyl, 59, of Kailua-Kona, HI, died on Saturday, September 6, 2008
at his home, after a brief illness. He is survived by his wife Linda
(Provencial) Tomyl; two daughters, Julia Provencial of Gardner; and
Sara Stroman and her husband Art of Rocky Point, NC; two grandsons,
Michael and Dylan Stroman. He also leaves three sisters; Sister
Constance Marie, CSSF, of Enfield, CT; Joanne Tomyl of Wilton, NH; and
Julie Ann Tomyl of Clinton; sisters and brother-in-law, Doreen Cuddy,
Rich and Nancy Seguin of…
Ken Bonaparte Mitchell of Jacksonville, Fla., formerly of Boston, a business owner, radio personality and community...
G. Welch HOLYOKE - Frances G. (Emard) Welch, 75, of Holyoke died Sat.
Sept. 13, 2008. Born on Sept. 13, 1933 she was the daughter of the late
Gaspard & Yvon (Trudell ) Emard. A lifelong resident of Holyoke she
was educated in local schools. Frances worked as a Secretary for the
Holyoke News followed by 16 years as a clerk at the Holyoke Welfare
Office, and retired as a Secretary for Attorney Jorge Neves. She was a
member of Holy Cross Church and the Holyoke Golden Agers. In 2002
Frances was…
E. Welch PRISCILLA BEACH John E. of Priscilla Beach, formerly of
Brighton September 11, 2008. Beloved husband of the late Effie M.
(Bohannon) Welch. Loving father of John E. Welch Jr. & his wife
Maura of Westwood & Priscilla Beach, Anne M. Welch of Braintree,
Jeannie E. Welch of Plymouth, Ellie Colbeth & her husband David of
Milford, Thomas Welch of Stoughton, Patti MacLeod & her husband
John of Plymouth, and Theresa McGowan & her husband Mark of
Plymouth. Dear grandfather Bubby of…
friends invited visiting hours on Tuesday from 4-8pm. In lieu of
flowers please make contributions to the Cape Cod Healthcare Foundation
27 Park St Hyannis, Mass02061.

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