Friday, November 7, 2008

Massachusetts Obituaries 11/07/08

  • Anastasopoulos, Panagiota "Penny"

    Panagiota 'Penny' Anastasopoulos Mrs. Panagiota "Penny" (Arvanites) Anastasopoulos, age 86, passed away Nov. 5 in Chelmsford. Relatives and friends will be received at the M.R. LAURIN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 295 Pawtucket St., Lowell on Friday from 4 to 8 P.M. Her funeral will take place from the Funeral Home on Saturday at 9 a.m. with a funeral services to be held the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church at 10 a.m. Interment to follow in Westlawn Cemetery, Lowell. Memorial contributions may…

    • Andrianopoulos, George

      George Andrianopoulos, of Worcester, died Wednesday, November 5th peacefully in his sleep with his loving family by his side after a courageous one year battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Agatha (Vassis) Andrianopoulos; his son, Christos and his wife Sonia Andrianopoulos of Millbury; his daughter, Angeliki "Angela" wife of Angelo Tsetsos of Worcester; his five adoring grandchildren, George, Sophia, Julia, Nicholas and Stevie; a sister, Christina wife of Kosmas Parousis; a…

      • Bayer, Lawrence F.

        Lawrence F. Bayer, 91, of Pine Street, died Tuesday, November 4, in Radius Healthcare Center, after an illness. His wife, Bernice L. (Lambert) Bayer, predeceased him. He leaves a daughter, Marilyn Mulcahy, and her husband, Edward, of Clearwater, FL; two sons, Lawrence L. Bayer, and his wife, Muriel, of Thompson, CT, and Dennis Bayer, and his wife, Beverly, of North Fort Meyers, FL; devoted friend, Terry Tamborini, of Southbridge; seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. There are no calling…

        • Beaumont, Eleanor N.

          Eleanor N. Beaumont lifelong Chelmsford resident; 76 CHELMSFORD Eleanor N. (Duplease) Beaumont, 76, a lifelong Chelmsford resident, died Mon., Nov. 3, 2008. She was the wife of the late William F. Beaumont who died in 2002. She was born on July 2, 1932, a daughter of the late Charles E. and Rose A. (Gamelin) Duplease. Mrs. Beaumont was a communicant of St. Mary's Church, Chelmsford. Prior to her retirement, Eleanor had worked for Polaroid Corp. in Waltham for 30 years. She is survived by her son, Bill…

          • Benjamin, David Martin

            David Benjamin STOUGHTON David Martin Benjamin, age 87, passed away peacefully at home on November 2, 2008, surrounded by his loving family. For 64 years he was the loving husband of Edith Rose (Trollope) Benjamin. He was born July 31, 1921 in Milford, Conn., the son of Percy E. Benjamin and Grace Lyon Benjamin. David graduated from Braintree High School and attended Boston University. He served in the Army Air Corps as a master sergeant during World War II. He worked for the Canadian National Railroad and…

            • Berberian, Paul J.

              BERBERIAN, Paul J. Of Winchester, November 5, 2008, age 85. Loving husband of Jean (Bazirgan) Berberian. Loving father of Paula Marion of Albany, NY and Marc Berberian of Watertown. Grandfather of Blake Marion. Cousin of Mary Norsigian of Boston. Brother-in-law of Warren S. Bazirgan, Jr and his wife Catherine of Boxborough and Richard Bazirgan and his wife Doris of Byfield. Brother of the late Marion Talanian. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Services private. A gathering in Paul's…

              • Berks, Tresea A.

                EASTHAM —Tresea Ann (Ryder) Berks, of Eastham, age 63, died at the Epoch Senior Healthcare in Brewster, on Nov. 5, 2008. Tresea was so sick and tired, an angel saw her, came down, folded her in its wings and took her home. Born in Barnstable, Tresea was raised and educated in Orleans. She graduated from Nauset Regional High School. For many years, she lived in Florida, California, and 34 years in Medfield. She was a member of the Methodist Church, Rainbow Girls. She enjoyed gardening, drawing and her pet…

                • Blaher, Veronica T.

                  • Blaher, Veronica T. (Hague)

                    and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday 4:00 - 7:00PM. Burial in Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the , 85 Astor Ave. Suite 2, Norwood, MA 02062. Veronica was born and raised in New York City. She lived in Hyde Park for 35 years before moving to the South Shore. For additional information, directions or to leave a sympathy message visit our website

                    • Boushell, Patricia L.

                      Patricia L. Boushell DORCHESTER Patricia L. Boushell of Dorchester, October 4, 2008. Beloved daughter of the late Henry and Margaret (Collins) Boushell. Loving sister of Maureen Sousa of Mattapan, Robert Boushell of Dorchester, Claire Monahan of Dorchester, Janet Pullen of Weymouth, Kathleen Condon of Weymouth and the late Henry Boushell of Stoneham and Margaret Ryan of Abington. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, November 8th at 10 am in St. Brendan's…

                      • Brendan P. Cunningham

                        Brendan P. Cunningham, 31 years old, died unexpectedly in the Arbour Hospital, Boston on Sunday Nov. 2, 2008. Born in Taunton son of Diane (Shachoy) Trainor of Taunton and Joseph Cunningham of Taunton.  Educated in Taunton and a member of the Class of 1995 of Taunton High School.  He was a employed as a machinist for Bristol Tape in Fall River.  He enjoyed all sports especially the Red Sox.  He is the brother of Brian Cunningham of Taunton, Tanya Iannelli of Braintree and her husband Steve; Jodi Tower…

                        • Brown, Richard H.

                          ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be Sunday, Nov. 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the F.S. Roberts and Son Funeral Home, 14 Independent St., Rowley. Relatives and friends invited. Funeral services will be private. Cremation will be at Linwood Crematory in Haverhill. The family request flowers be omitted. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to The , 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701-9376. For information, directions or to send condolences, please visit

                          • Brown, Thelma H.

                            Thelma H. Brown of Lowell, active at N. Chelmsford church; 72 LOWELL At the age of 72, Thelma Brown died peacefully Sat., Oct. 26, 2008, at Fairhaven Nursing Home, after a lengthy illness. The only child of Harold and Helen Brown, she graduated from the Lowell General Hospital School of Nursing. After receiving her Masters Degree, she practiced psychiatric nursing in California. Retiring early due to injury, Thelma always showed her caring nature by taking many under her wing. Her church family at the…

                            • Burke, Edmund M.

                              and friends are invited to visit at the Donovan-Aufiero Funeral Home, 140 Otis St., (at 6th St.) EAST CAMBRIDGE, Saturday from 8:30-10:30AM followed by a Rite of Christian Burial in the Sacred Heart Church, 49 6th St. Cambridge at 11:00 AM. Late WWII Navy Veteran. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Boston College. For guest book or directions, please visit www.

                              • Byk, Thomas A.

                                QUINCY Thomas A. Byk, 58, Huntington Beach, California, formerly of Quincy (Squantum), passed away on October 10, 2008. Tom graduated from North Quincy High School in 1968. As a young man he worked at Harry's Carpet in Wollaston and Aronson's in Quincy. He was the beloved son of Alfred Byk and the late Alveta (Roberge) Byk of Quincy. Brother of Ronald Byk, Sandra Conroy of Quincy, Mariane Male of PA. Uncle of Courtney and Cory Male. Arrangements were made by the Cremation Society of Orange Coast,…

                                • Canaday, Wilbur D. "Bill"

                                  CANADAY, Wilbur D. "Bill" Of Lexington, formerly Belmont, MA and New London, NH, November 4, 2008, age 87. Beloved husband of the late Alice Gregson Canaday. Father of Peter G. Canaday of Dakota Dunes, SD and John H. Canaday, Cos Cob, CT. Devoted grandfather of Miles and Brooks Canaday of Cos Cob, CT, and Rachel and Nathan Canaday of Broomfield, CO. Graduate of Harvard College '42, Yale Divinity School '45, Union Theological Seminary '47. Chaplain, US Naval Reserve, Corona, California,…

                                  • Cardarelli, Margaret A.

                                    Margaret A. Cardarelli of Chelmsford Margaret A. (Kennedy) Cardarelli, 82, of Chelmsford and formerly of Woburn, died on Wednesday, November 5, 2008. Visiting hours will be held on Friday evening from 4 to 8 p.m. at the BLAKE FUNERAL HOME, 24 Worthen St., Chelmsford. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Saturday morning at 10 o'clock at St. Joseph's Church, Woburn. Burial in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Margaret's name to the Charity of One's Choice.…

                                    • Carlson, Carl E.

                                      and friends invited. Visiting hours Fri. 5-8. Interment Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. U.S. Army Vet. WII.

                                      • Clancy Jr., Daniel H.

                                        and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Friday from 4-8 PM. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Wellesley. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Daniel's memory to the charity of your choice. Graduate of Weymouth H.S. 1936, College of the Holy Cross 1940, and Tufts University School of Medicine 1943. He was Chief Resident in Surgery at Boston City Hospital and later practiced medicine in other Boston area hospitals. Served as a naval surgeon in WWII and the Korean War. Officer in United States Naval…

                                        • Claus, Margaret (Condon)

                                          CLAUS, Margaret "Peggy" (Condon) Of Needham, November 6, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Ambrose J. Claus. Visiting hours Sunday 4-7 PM. Complete notice to follow onSaturday,, Eaton Funeral Home 1-781-444-0201

                                          • Cleary, Raymond V. "Rocky"

                                            Raymond V. 'Rocky' Cleary of Dracut Raymond V. "Rocky" Cleary, age 82, husband of the late Doris A. (Bergeron) Cleary. Relatives and friends may call at the McKENNA-OUELLETTE FUNERAL HOME, 327 Hildreth St., from 4 until 8 PM on Friday. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday morning at 10 AM in St. Michael Church. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Cancer Center at Lowell General Hospital, 295 Varnum Ave., Lowell, MA 01854.…

                                            • Collins, Edward F. "Ebby"

                                              SOUTH ATTLEBORO — Edward F. "Ebby" Collins, formerly of Brookline and Hollywood, Fla., died at his daughter's home in South Attleboro with family and friends by his side on Nov. 3, 2008. "Ebby" was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army Air Corps. He was a member of the 339th Fighter Squadron Assoc. and a friend to many at the Porter Square M.B.T.A. He was also a longtime friend of Bill W. and a retired employee of the Brookline Water Dept. He was the beloved husband of the…

                                              • Colpoys, Francis (Featured Guest Book)

                                                • Connolly, Barbara Nora (Sweeney)

                                                  and friends invited. Visiting hours Friday 4-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers please consider donations in her memory to the Carmelite Sisters of the Aged & Infirm at Marian Manor, 130 Dorchester St., So. Boston, Mass 02127.

                                                  • Coyne, Nora C.

                                                    and friends invited. Visiting hours Sunday 3-7PM. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Nora's memory to the St. Augustine's Pantry, 70 Devine Way, South Boston, MA 02127.

                                                    • Davern, Helen M. (Evanski)

                                                      Helen M. (Evanski) Davern, 83, of 79 North Main Street, died Thursday, Nov. 6, In UMass/Memorial Healthcare, Worcester. She leaves her husband of 61 years, William P. "Bill" Davern; a son, Michael P. Davern and his wife Gail of Dudley; a daughter, Elizabeth A. Mezzoni of Webster; 3 grandchildren: Christopher Mezzoni and his wife Alicia, Carolyn Mezzoni and Gregory Mezzoni; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary E. Davern in 1970. She was born in Webster, a daughter of…

                                                      • Donahue, Robert J.

                                                        and friends may call at the Funeral Home, Friday, 4-8 PM. Interment St. Patrick Cemetery, Stoneham. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the , 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. For obituary, direc- tions and guestbook:, . McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home Stoneham 781-438-0405

                                                        • Eldred, George W.

                                                          ELDRED, George W. Of Somerville, November 5, 2008. Calling hours Sunday 2-4. Complete notice to follow. Arrangements Doherty Funeral Home, SOMERVILLE, MA 617-625-4320. For more information visit

                                                          • Ellis, Margaret "Peggy"

                                                            MONUMENT BEACH —Margaret "Peggy" (Doyle) Ellis, of Monument Beach, died at her home on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2008, at the age of 80. She was the loving wife of Herbert W. Ellis for 40 years. A graduate of Wareham High School in 1946 and Burdette College in 1948, she worked for H.A. Suddard Inc. in Wareham for 20 years. After her marriage in 1968, she and her husband moved to Monument Beach. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting and was very active in Helping Our Noble Serve of the Shriners…

                                                            • English, Ruth A.

                                                              NORTH ANDOVER Ruth A. (Vickey) English, in North Andover, November 4, 2008, formerly of Quincy. Daughter of the late James Vickey and Margaret (Joyce) Vickey. Sister of the late Joseph Vickey, James Vickey, Richard "Red" Vickey, Robert Vickey, and Marilyn Vickey. Wife of the late John A. English. Mother of Diane Felci of Methuen and Linda Melchin of Cambridge. Also survived by four grandaughters: Lisa M. and Marissa L. Felci of Belmont and Stacey and Angela Melchin of Cambridge. Also survived by…

                                                              • English, Ruth A. (Vickey)

                                                                and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Life Celebration Service in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY, Monday at 9:15 AM. Funeral Mass in St. Ann Church, Quincy at 10 AM Visiting hours Sunday 4-8 PM. Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Ruth's memory to Merrimack Valley Hospice House, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence, MA 01843, which we eagerly await opening in March 2009. Call 1-800 Keohane or see, for…

                                                                • Enright, James J.

                                                                  ENRIGHT, James J. 76, Of West Chatham, passed from this life on Sept.30. Beloved husband of Lillian (Viola) for 52 years. Loving father of Andrew Enright and his wife Wendy, of Westbrook, Maine, and of Karen McGahie and her husband Theodore, of Boylston, Massachusetts. Proud grandfather of Analiese and Liana Enright and Brian and Kaitlin McGahie. Brother of the late Mary Marshall, of Joan McDonough, Pauline Di Matteo, and Thomas Enright. Also survived by several nieces, newphews, grandnieces and…

                                                                  • Epstein, Dr. Franklin H.

                                                                    EPSTEIN, Dr. Franklin H. Of Brookline on Wednesday, November 5, 2008. Beloved husband of Sherrie (Spivack). Devoted father of Mark Epstein and his wife Arlene Shechet of NY, Ann Epstein and her husband Bernard Edelstein of Brookline, Sara Epstein and her husband Owen Duffy of Winchester and Jonathan Epstein and his wife Margaret Myers of Radnor, PA. Dear grandfather of Sonia, Max, Ben, Will, Sam, Jake, Henry, Nora and Charlotte. Brother of Edward Epstein of NJ. Services at Temple Ohabei Shalom, 1187 Beacon…

                                                                    • Fernald, Gordon S.

                                                                      Gordon S. Fernald of Tewksbury Of Tewksbury, died Oct. 17. Gordon Sumner Fernald, age 73, husband of Mary Ellen (Lane) Fernald; father of Michael G. and his wife, Alicia (Belleville) Fernald of Hudson NH, Brian G. and his wife, Valerie (Berger) Fernald of Chelmsford, Joseph L. and his wife, Lori (Dembkoski) Fernald of Hudson, NH; grandfather of Brittany of Pittsburg, NH, Matthew of Chelmsford, Brad of Hudson, NH, Jarrett, Daniel, and Nathan, all of Chelmsford; great-grandfather of Olivia. A MEMORIAL SERVICE…

                                                                      • Flaherty, Lucy M.

                                                                        WEYMOUTH Lucy M. (MacGachen) Flaherty of Weymouth died Thursday Nov. 5, 2008 at the Franklin Skilled Nursing Home in Franklin. She was 86 years of age. She enjoyed oil painting and decorative arts and crafts. She was an avid golfer and enjoyed Boston College Football and traveling. Late member of the Catholic Charitable P.M. Club in Weymouth and St. Francis Xavier Church Catholic Club and Sodality. Late member of The Weymouth Club where she participated in water aerobics every morning. She also wintered in…

                                                                        • Fontans, Uda

                                                                          WELLFLEET — Uda Fontans passed on into heaven on Oct. 27, 2008. She is survived by her devoted husband Joe of 54 years and two daughters, Lynn and Diane. Lynn cared for her parents through Uda's illness, with the support of her husband John and assisted by Diane. Uda was a friend to all creatures. Her granddaughter Erica is now sharing this love of animals with her five-month old son Deric. Uda's first granddaughter Julie has saved and adopted many dogs over the years. It makes all our hearts sing…

                                                                          • Fountas, Frank

                                                                            and friends invited. Visiting hours Saturday at the Church 9;30 to 11 AM. Interment Newton Cemetery. Arrangements by the Mann & Rodgers Funeral Home. Late W.W. II Veteran.

                                                                            • Gage, Billie

                                                                              • Galland, Sheila A. (Edwards )

                                                                                GALLAND, Sheila A. (Edwards) Of Acton, formerly of Brookline, on Nov. 5, 2008, after a lengthy illness; she ws 67 years old. Sheila was an artist and a longtime activist on behalf of Persecuted Soviet Jewry. She was the devoted wife of Peter. Mother of Pamela Dent and Sasha Affleck and grandmother of Nicholas, Max, Charlie and Lauren. She was also survived by her brothers, Charles Edwards and Jonathan Edwards. A Memorial Service will be held at 1 PM on Monday, Nov. 10 at Congregation Beth Elohim, 133…

                                                                                • Gear-Espinola, Jeannette Y. (Girard)

                                                                                  GEAR-ESPINOLA, Jeannette Y. (Girard) Of Ipswich and Treasure Island, Florida, November 1, 2008. Beloved wife of the late William Espinola, Sr. and Edward Gear. Beloved grandmother of William Espinola, III and his wife Kelly of Candia, NH, Andrew and Danielle Espinola of Windsor, MA, her step children, Edward Gear of Ipswich, Thomas Gear of Peabody, Kenny Gear of Florida, and Nancy and Jerry Hewitt of Colorado. Grandchildren, Edward and Emily Gear of Wilmington, Rebecca Gear of Peabody and Jeremy and Sarah…

                                                                                  • Geary, Agnes B.

                                                                                    and friends invited. Interment New Calvary Cemetery, Dorchester. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Agnes' memory to the Marian Manor, 130 Dorchester Street, South Boston, MA 02127.

                                                                                    • Giard Sr., Andrew

                                                                                      • Giza, Helen K.

                                                                                        Helen K. (Dabrowski) Giza, 93, of Crescent St., died Wednesday, November 5, 2008 in Quaboag on the Common in West Brookfield. She leaves two sons, Walter Giza and his wife Janet of Sturbridge and Robert Giza and his wife Sandra of Warren; five grandchildren, Grant, Maxine, Jacqueline, Amanda and Andrew and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Walter E. Giza in 1980 and two siblings, Peter and Lena Dabrowski. She was born and grew up in West Warren, daughter of the late Frank and…

                                                                                        • Greeley, Eva A.

                                                                                          MILTON Eva A. (Scanlon) Greeley, died on Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at Carney Hospital, Boston. Born in Boston 93 years ago, Eva was raised in Jamaica Plain and graduated from Mission High School. She resided in Mattapan before moving to Milton 54 yrs. ago. Eva loved and was dedicated to her children and grandchildren. Beloved wife of the late Patrick F. Greeley. Eva is survived by her children; EvaMarie Pickard of Norwell, Stephen B. of Weymouth, Dennis W. and Patrick F., Jr. both of Milton, Mark F. and…

                                                                                          • Greeley, Eva A. (Scanlon)

                                                                                            GREELEY, Eva A. (Scanlon) Age 93, of Milton, Nov. 5. Beloved wife of the late Patrick F. Devoted mother of EvaMarie Pickard of Norwell, Stephen B. of Weymouth, Dennis W. & Patrick F., Jr., both of Milton, Mark F. & Paul F. both of Quincy, Neal P. of PA & Emmett J. Greeley of FL. Sister of the late Joseph & Dorothea Scanlon. Also survived by 12 loving grandchildren & 7 great grandchildren. Funeral Mass at St. Pius X Church, Milton, Saturday morning at 11. Visiting hours at the Alfred D.…

                                                                                            • Gross, Linda R.

                                                                                              ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral service will be at the convenience of the family and under the direction of H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral and Cremation Service, Haverhill and Bradford. Condolences to her family may be made at

                                                                                              • Grynkiewicz, Irene (Misiewicz)

                                                                                                and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Fri 4-8PM. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Irene's memory to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place, West, 6th Floor Brookline, MA 02445. Following the committal prayers at the cemetary, Irene's family would like to invite everyone to a reception in celebration of her life at the Dedham Country and Polo Club, 124 Country Club Road, Dedham, MA 02026., Lawler & Crosby Funeral Home…

                                                                                                • Guida, Lena

                                                                                                  BROCKTON Lena (Ebner) Guida, died on November 5, 2008 at Guardian Center in Brockton. She was 95. She was born in New York City, New York. She was the wife of the late Edmund Guida. She leaves her children, Frances Brown of Walpole, Joan Shulman of Foxboro, Cecelia Holbrook of Holbrook, Steven Guida of Arizona. She was the mother of the late Edmund Guida and Paul Guida; her five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Graveside services under the direction of Brezniak-Rodman-Levine-Briss Funeral…

                                                                                                  • Hanley, Edythe A. (Eisenhaur)

                                                                                                    and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday 5-8 PM. Interment in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose. For obituary, directions or to sign guestbook, visit:, . Robinson Funeral Home Melrose (781) 665-1900

                                                                                                  • Hartman, Angelina A. (Nutile)

                                                                                                    and friends are kindly invited. Visiting hours Friday 2-4 and 7-9. Interment will be in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park. Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno

                                                                                                    • Harvey, Catherine F.

                                                                                                      PORT CHARLOTTE, FLA. Catherine F (Gill) Harvey, passed away November 5, 2008, at her home in Port Charlotte, Fla., under the care of her family and hospice. Prior to retirement to Florida 18 years ago, Catherine and her husband Allan S. Harvey resided for several years in Brockton and Easton. Born in Randolph, May 8, 1931, a daughter of the late Joseph and Maud (Murrans) Gill, she was a graduate of Oliver Ames High School in Easton, class of 1939. She is survived by three daughters and their husbands; Jack…

                                                                                                      • Held, Sophie

                                                                                                        Sophie Held, 92, of 50 Upper Gore Rd., died Monday, November 3 in Hubbard Regional Hospital, Webster after an illness. She leaves one daughter, Marianne Rochat; one son, Ulysse Held; two brothers, Ernest Lemann, Daniel Lemann; 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband, Peter and a daughter, Beatrice and her companion, Ernest Bruell. She was born in Langnau Switzerland and came to the United States from Switzerland in 1975. She enjoyed 29 years with her companion Ernest Bruell and…

                                                                                                        • Jordan, Emma R.

                                                                                                          • Jordan, Elizabeth "Liz"

                                                                                                            JORDAN, Elizabeth (Liz) Of West Roxbury, Nov. 4th, 2OO8. Liz Jordan's family, Vicki Soler and Frank Carmichael of West Roxbury, MA, Steve and Wendy Jordan of Pensacola FL, Wes and Linda Jordan of Crofton, MD and Phoebe Booth of Reading, CT, together with grandchildren Christopher Soler and Alex Trimper, Rebecca and Christopher Graves, Scott and Brett Jordan, Ariel and Miles Jordan and great granddaughter Faith Jordan would like to invite friends and colleagues to a celebration of her life taking place…

                                                                                                            • Jump, Raymond G.

                                                                                                              and friends invited. Visiting hours Friday 4-8. Parking at Pemberton Farms. Please visit:

                                                                                                              • Kalivas, Arthur

                                                                                                                ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Saturday at 9 a.m. from the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill, followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. in the Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church, Haverhill. Burial will follow in Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Calling hours at the funeral home will be Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Arthur and Eleni Kalivas Scholarship Fund, c/o Haverhill High School, 137…

                                                                                                                • Kearney Sr., Stephen B.

                                                                                                                  WEYMOUTH Stephen B. Kearney Sr. of Weymouth, formerly of Hingham, died Sunday, November 2, 2008 by motorcycle accident in Plymouth. He was 57 years of age. He graduated from Hingham High School, class of 1970. Stephen was a stockroom supervisor for Russelectric, Inc. in Hingham, where he worked for 30 years. Among his interests, he loved Maine, hunting, the lottery and visiting Foxwoods. Beloved husband of the late Elaine M. (Piccuito) Kearney. Devoted father of Stephen B. Kearney Jr. of Hawaii, Michael…

                                                                                                                  • Kerrigan, John P.

                                                                                                                    and friends invited. Interment private Graduate Roslindale High School, 1970. For directions and guestbook:, . William J. Gormley Funeral Service 617-323-8600

                                                                                                                    • Kersanskas, Elizabeth H. (Carroll)

                                                                                                                      & friends are invited to attend Visiting. Hours at the Casper Funeral Home, 187 Dorchester St., SOUTH BOSTON, Sunday 2-6 PM. Funeral Mass on Monday, November 10, in St. Augustine's Chapel (Next to the Funeral Home) at 10 AM. Interment, St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Roxbury. A retired employee for many years to White Fuel & Gillette Safety Razor. For Online Guestbook & Directions

                                                                                                                      • Kilmurray, Alan

                                                                                                                        • Kinney Jr., P. Leonard

                                                                                                                          KINNEY, P. Leonard Kinney Jr. Son of Sylvia Tapley and P. Leonard Kinney went to sleep in Jesus on Nov. 5th, 2008 after a courageous battle. He loved his family and his farm. He worked hard, loved life and died looking forward to seeing his Savior coming in the clouds of glory, never to part again.

                                                                                                                          • Knowles, Calvin H.

                                                                                                                            and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Interment in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge. O'Donnell & Mulry Funeral Home 617-436-4261

                                                                                                                            • Larson, Jennie J. (Carlson)

                                                                                                                              Jennie J. (Carlson) Larson, 99, died Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at her daughter's home. She leaves 2 children, V. Lois and her husband Jack Scott of Charlton and Dennis Larson of Spencer and his wife Sharon; 8 grandchildren, Deborah and Tom Chase of Dudley, David and Tina Bennett of Southbridge, Donna and Moe Bracken of North Brookfield, Lisa and Keith Rogers of Holland, Nils and Kim Larson of Ct, Kristen Larson of Shrewsbury, Mark Larson of Worcester, and Carl Larson of Wyoming; 16…

                                                                                                                              • Lauder, Edsall C.

                                                                                                                                ARRANGEMENTS: At his request, there will be no public visiting hours. A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 10th at 11 AM in Christ Church Episcopal, Central St., Andover, MA. He will be buried next to his beloved Joy at Christ Episcopal Church, Central Street, Andover, Massachusetts. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ed's name may be made to: HealthReach Hospice, P.O. Box 829, Waterville, ME 04903-0829. Arrangements are under the care of Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant Street, Augusta,…

                                                                                                                                • Lillian (Gonsalves) Furtado

                                                                                                                                  Lillian (Gonsalves) Furtado, wife of the late Gilbert E. Furtado, died on Nov. 3, 2008 at Brigham & Women’s Hospital. Born in Taunton, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary (Marciel) Gonsalves. Educated in Taunton schools, and a graduate of Taunton High School, she was later employed as a secretary for Reed & Barton Silversmiths, before co-owning/operating the Capeway Package Store with her late husband. Mrs. Furtado was subsequently employed as a secretary for Coyle & Cassidy High…

                                                                                                                                  • Lindquist, Mary G. (Adamo)

                                                                                                                                    LINDQUIST, Mary G. (Adamo) Of Malden. Nov. 5th. Beloved wife of the late Gunnar W. Lindquist. Devoted mother of Shirley A. Svenson of Malden, Paul A. Lindquist of Salem, Rosemary Murphy and her husband, James of Wilmington, and Frank J. Lindquist and his wife, Diane of Ipswich. Loving sister of the late Salvatore Adamo, twin sister, Katherine Cambriello, and Biagio Adamo. Cherished grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. At the family's request, visiting hours have been omitted. A…

                                                                                                                                    • LoChiatto, Carlo M.

                                                                                                                                      ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, Nov. 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 584 West Falmouth Highway, West Falmouth. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 481 Quaker Road, No.Falmouth. Burial will follow at the VA National Cemetery in Bourne. Donations in Carlo's name may be made to Falmouth Veterans Council, 59 Town Hall Square, Falmouth, MA 02540 Attn: Jay Hill For online guestbook and directions please visit

                                                                                                                                      • Lucia, Paul L.

                                                                                                                                        and friends invited. Visiting hours Friday 5-8 PM. Late Korean War Army Veteran. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to , 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701. For online condolences, visit:

                                                                                                                                        • MacLean, William Power "Bill"

                                                                                                                                          donations may be made in his name to the William and Margaret MacLean Scholarship Fund, Taunton High School, 50 Williams St., Taunton, MA 02780.

                                                                                                                                          • Maciejko, John J.

                                                                                                                                            MACIEJKO, John J. Of Jamaica Plain, Nov. 5, 2008. Complete notice Saturday or at:, . Lawler and Crosby Funeral Home 617-323-5600

                                                                                                                                            • Madeira, Arnold R.

                                                                                                                                              Arnold R. Madeira, 80, of Narragansett (formerly of Cranston), died Wednesday, November 5th at home. He was the husband of the late Nancy (Powell) Madeira. Born in New Bedford, Mass., son of the late Manuel A. and Aurora M. (Rocha) Madeira. He worked for many years as an electrician before switching careers to work at Computer Associates, Inc. until retirement. He leaves four children, Lynn Madeira of Upton, Mass., Laurie Romano of Deltona, FL, Casey Wilcox of Encinitas, CA, and Russell Madeira of Redmond,…

                                                                                                                                              • Mastroiani, Nicholas A.

                                                                                                                                                MASTROIANNI, Nicholas A. Of Auburndale, Nov. 4, 2008, age 82. Beloved husband of Helen E. (Marchese). Devoted Father of David Mastroianni of Newton, Helen R. Mastroianni-Pidge and her husband Fred of Billerica, and Vincent N. Mastroianni of Newton. Dear brother of: Emma Olsen of NH, and the late Albert M. and Laura Mastroianni. Loving grandfather of Michael, Joseph, and Mark DeRubeis, and Dana and Megan Mastroianni. Also survived by four great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the…

                                                                                                                                                • Matthews, Phyllis B.

                                                                                                                                                  Phyllis B. Matthews, 84, of Conway, SC and formerly of Lancaster, MA, passed away November 5, 2008. She was born on March 31, 1924 in Lancaster, MA to the late Theodore and Lilla Brodmerkle. Phyllis was a 1942 graduate of Lancaster High School where she was the Class President and Salutatorian. She then attended Memorial Hospital School of Nursing where she received her RN degree in 1946. Phyllis also received her Associates Degree from Simmons College in Boston, MA in 1955. After working in the Lancaster…

                                                                                                                                                  • Mazzarella, John L.

                                                                                                                                                    PEMBROKE Mr. John L. Mazzarella, 71 of Pembroke died Wednesday, November 4, 2008 at the Blue Hill Alzheimers in Stoughton. The son of the late Giovanni and Elizabeth (Rotondi) Mazzarella, he was born in Boston on June 26, 1937. John graduated from Boston Trade High School in 1955. He served in the Army for two years, 14 of those months he was stationed in Germany. John was a member of the Sheetmetal Workers Local # 17 for over 40 years. He retired from the Everett MBTA six years ago. John was a member and…

                                                                                                                                                  • McGrath, Earl R.

                                                                                                                                                    Earl R. McGrath, 62, of Summerfield, Florida, formerly of Worcester, retired Chief of D.M.H. Police, passed away, Wednesday, November 5, 2008, in Tuscany Hospice House in Summerfield. Calling hours will be held Sunday, November 9, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. in MERCADANTE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 370 Plantation Street, Worcester.

                                                                                                                                                    • McKinstry, Marion Wagner

                                                                                                                                                      Marion Wagner McKinstry, 88, of Simsbury, CT, formerly of Deltona, FL and Avon, CT, passed away Tuesday, (November 4, 2008) at Brightview of Avon in Avon, CT. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Raymond C. McKinstry of Simsbury; two sons: Raymond P. McKinstry and his wife Kathleen (Edgar) of Grafton, MA and Guy O. McKinstry and his wife Dyann (Coombes ) of Avon; four grandchildren, including Courtney (McKinstry) Pigaga and her husband John of Peoria, AZ, and Rob McKinstry of Newport Beach, CA. and…

                                                                                                                                                      • McNett, Jean Lowenberg

                                                                                                                                                        ASHEVILLE, NC Jean Lowenberg McNett, age 93, died October 17, 2008 in Asheville, NC. She and her husband Garner Dutch McNett were longtime residents of Braintree. They moved to Asheville, NC in 1988. She had fond memories of New England and leaves behind a large family that mourns her loss. Morris Funeral Home, 304 Merrimon Avenue, assisted the family. Memorials may be sent through the website at

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                                                                                                                                                          • Mello, Ernest F.

                                                                                                                                                            and friends are cordially invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of ones choice in Ernie's memory, would be appreciated. To send condolences, please visit: Sheehan Funeral Home & Cremation Services 781-344-2061

                                                                                                                                                            • Morrison, Ralph

                                                                                                                                                              Ralph Morrison of Billerica, active at Community Church; 82 BILLERICA Ralph Morrison, a long-time resident of Billerica, MA, passed away surrounded by family on November 5, 2008. He was born in Boston, MA, on July 12, 1926, and served as a Merchant Marine. He was an active member of the Community Congregational Church, and the Senior Center in Billerica. He is survived by his wife, Edith Morrison, along with 4 children, Lynette (LaCamera) and her husband, Leo (Knoxville, TN), Yvonne (LeBeck) and her…

                                                                                                                                                              • Murdock, Mary

                                                                                                                                                                QUINCY Mary (Parker) Murdock, of Quincy, age 96, died November 4, 2008. Wife of the late Ira Francis Murdock. Loving mother of Thomas P. Lewis of White Plains, NY and the late John Parker Murdock. Grandmother of Dr. Abbie Stovman of Hope, British Columbia, Peter Lewis of Manhattan, NY and Dr. Emily Fucheck of Poughkeepsie, NY. Great-grandmother of Maxwell and Sophie Fucheck and Brandon Stovman. Mary was a longtime Squantum resident who was active in Quincy civic affairs. Born July 18, 1912 in Mt. Vernon NY,…

                                                                                                                                                                • Myers, David G.

                                                                                                                                                                  MYERS, David G. Entered Into Rest November 6, of Swampscott, formerly of Boston. Beloved son of Lois Myers of Swampscott and the late Allen Myers. Loving brother of Dr. Robert and his wife Ellen Myers of North Andover, Amy Myers Jaffe and her husband Richard Jaffe of Houston, TX and the late James Myers. Cherished uncle of Jordan, Rebecca, and Daniel Jaffe. Graveside Services at the Temple Emanu-El Memorial Park, Buxton Rd., (off Route 114 West), Danvers on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 11 AM. Memorial Observance…

                                                                                                                                                                  • Neville, Emily

                                                                                                                                                                    PLYMOUTH Emily A. Emmy Neville, of Plymouth, formerly of Quincy. November 4, 2008. At the age of 71 years. Emily passed away suddenly at her home. Born in Boston, she was a graduate of North Quincy High School Class of 1955. Emily worked for over 40 years with Blue Cross Blue Shield and retired in 1995 as a billing Supervisor. Emily was predeceased by her beloved parents the late Timothy and Elizabeth (Grimshaw) Neville, two brothers the late Timothy and Thomas Neville. Ms Neville is survived a devoted…

                                                                                                                                                                    • Neville, Emily A.

                                                                                                                                                                      and friends invited. Visiting hours Friday from 4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made in Emily's memory to the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, 280 Hillside Ave., Needham, MA 02494. Visit for memorial. Interment in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Deware Funeral Home Quincy, MA 617-472-1137

                                                                                                                                                                      • Newman, Paul (Featured Guest Book)

                                                                                                                                                                        Paul Newman, the Academy-Award winning actor and philanthropist,, at his Connecticut farmhouse after battling cancer. He's best known for his roles in "Cool Hand Luke" and "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid."

                                                                                                                                                                        • O'Connell, Faye A.

                                                                                                                                                                          Faye A. O'Connell of Leominster, formerly of Fitchburg; 65 LEOMINSTER Faye A. (Holden) O'Connell, 65, of Leominster, MA, died peacefully Wednesday evening, Nov. 5, 2008, in Golden Living Center, Fitchburg with her husband, Bill at her side. She was born on April 15,1943, in Fitchburg, MA, the daughter of Richard and Helen (Denault) Holden. She lived most of her life in Fitchburg before moving to Leominster several years ago. Faye worked as a molder and packer for 7 years at Basque Plastics in…

                                                                                                                                                                          • O'Connor, Daniel J.

                                                                                                                                                                            For online condolences, please view the obituary at

                                                                                                                                                                            • O'Connor, Margaret W.

                                                                                                                                                                              O'CONNOR, Margaret W. 99, died Oct. 30 at the Royal Megansett Nursing Home. Born in Watertown, raised and educated there. Margaret was a W.W. II Veteran of the U.S. Navy Corps. She served in Paris Island, Chelsea, MA. and Portsmouth, VA. at the Naval Hospitals. Discharged as a Lt., she was a graduate of Carney Hospital School of Nursing. Margaret worked at Carney Hosptital and a Physician's office until retirement in 1973. She lived in Watertown until moving to Centerville in 1977. Member of the…

                                                                                                                                                                              • Pappastergion, Louise A.

                                                                                                                                                                                may call at DRACUT FUNERAL HOME, 2159 Lakeview Ave., DRACUT, on Sunday from 2 until 6 PM. Her Funeral will be held from the funeral home on Monday at 9 AM followed by her Funeral Service at 10 AM in the Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, Lowell. Interment in Westlawn Cemetery, Lowell. To send an online condolence or for directions please visit

                                                                                                                                                                                • Paradis, John R.

                                                                                                                                                                                  and friends invited to visit in the DeVito-O'Donnell Funeral Home 1145 Mass.Ave., ARLINGTON, Friday 4-8 PM and to the Funeral Mass on Saturday in St. Eulalia Church, Winchester at 9 AM. Interment: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the St. Matthew's Food Pantry, c/o St. Eulalia Church, 50 Ridge St., Winchester, MA 01890. (Graduate 1955 Northeastern University, Former G.M. of Sales of Waldo Bros. Co., Past Director, Secretary and V.P. of the Construction…

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Philomena E. “Betty” (Medeiros) McTague

                                                                                                                                                                                    Mrs. Philomena E. “Betty” (Medeiros) McTague, of Taunton, died Tuesday, November 4 in Morton Hospital following a lengthy illness.  She was the wife of the late Francis P. McTague.  She was born 82 years ago in Taunton, the daughter of the late Manuel and Fannie (Smith) Medeiros.  She was educated in Taunton and had been a lifelong city resident.  Mrs. McTague enjoyed visiting Foxwoods and spending time with her family.  She was a communicant of the former St. Joseph’s Church in Taunton. She…

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Pillsbury, Charlotte C.

                                                                                                                                                                                      will be received at the MORSE-BAYLISS FUNERAL HOME, 122 Princeton Blvd. at Chester & Harvard Sts., Lowell, MA. on Monday, November 10th from 10-11 AM, at which time her Funeral Service will take place. In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may make Memorial Contributions in her name to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Interment in Edson Cemetery. Funeral Director Walter F. Bayliss, Jr.

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Pompei, Anthony J.

                                                                                                                                                                                        POMPEI, Anthony J. Of Waltham, Oct. 31, 2008, in Golden Living Center, West Newton. Son of the late Giuseppe and Yolanda (Bianchi). Beloved Husband of Angelina (Mobilia). Loving Father to Augustine "Sonny" Demeo and his wife Eileen of West Hartford, CT. Dear Brother of Barbara J. Snyder of Fresno, CA, and Albert W. Pompei and his wife Michele of Newton. Grandfather to Julie Tacinelli of Avon, CT, Laura Chace of Bethesda, MD, and Jack Demeo of West Hartford, CT. Nephew of Phyllis (Bianchi)…

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Porfido, Rita

                                                                                                                                                                                          ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be held on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. A funeral service will be offered Friday, Nov. 7, 2008 at the funeral home at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Barker St., Lawrence. For directions and condolences, please visit our website and online guestbook at

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Quinn Sr., Raymond R.

                                                                                                                                                                                            QUINN, Raymond R. Sr. Of Marlboro, formerly of Hudson, died Wednesday, November 5, 2008. Husband of June (Helmuth) Quinn. Father of Robert Quinn of Charlton, Raymond Quinn Jr. of Auburn, Stephen Quinn of Marlboro, Harold Quinn of Hudson and Eileen Figueira of Hudson. Also survived by 8 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass on Monday, November 10th at 10 AM in St. Mathias Church, 409 Hemenway St. Marlboro. Visiting hours on Sunday, from 4-7 PM at the Tighe-Hamilton…

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Reasoner, Ruthern (Coleman)

                                                                                                                                                                                              REASONER, Ruthern (Coleman) On Sat., November 1, 2008 of Brookline, formerly of Newton and Leawood, KS. Beloved wife of the late William A. Reasoner. Loving mother of Kristen & William Apgar and Kirk Reasoner. Cherished grandmother of Joshua, James, Natalie, Aimee and great-grandmother of 3. Dear sister of Hershel Coleman. Private services have been held. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc, 311 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472. Levine Chapels, Brookline 617-277-8300

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Roscillo, Joseph A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                ROSCILLO, Joseph A. In Woburn, Nov. 5th. Beloved husband of Louise M. (Capaldo) Roscillo. Devoted father of Marianne P. Nurnberger and her husband Charles of Winchester, Deborah B. Philbrick and her husband Dennis and Joanne E. Clark and her husband Charles, all of Woburn, Ann-Marie Baratta and her husband George of Bedford, and Anthony J. Roscillo and his wife Dorothy of Woburn. Loving grandfather of Christine Nurnberger Campbell and her husband Robert, Ann-Marie Nurnberger, Ashley Philbrick, George…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Salpietro, Frances A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday from 2-5 PM. Interment Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham. Additional information available at, . Parking attendants on duty. Brasco and Sons Memorial Waltham 781-893-6260

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Salvi, Rose M. (Morreale)

                                                                                                                                                                                                    and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment will be in St. Tarcisius Cemetery. Visitation at the Funeral Home will be Saturday, 7-9 PM & Sunday, 4-8 PM. Flowers will be appreciated or donations in memory of Mrs. Salvi should be directed to St. Tarcisius Church, 562 Waverly St., Framingham, MA 01702 or to the Carlyle House, 342 Winter St., Framingham, MA 01702. For additional information, tributes and guestbook, please visit: MetroWest Funeral & Cremation Service Wadsworth…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Schiavone, Henry J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      ARRANGEMENTS: A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated on Tuesday, Nov. 4 at Sacred Heart Church in Mount Holly. Contributions in his memory may be made to: Samaritan Hospice Unit at Virtua Hospital, 5 Eves Dr., Suite 300, Marlton, NJ 08053 or to: Jefferson Hospital Farber Institute for Neurosciences, 900 Walnut St., Philadelphia. PA 19197. Condolences at

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Schutte SC, Sister Mary

                                                                                                                                                                                                        and friends are invited. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, Needham. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sisters of Charity, Mt. St. Vincent Community 125 Oakland St. Wellesley Hills MA. 02481. Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 617-524-0861

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Seagren, Maria (Camilo)

                                                                                                                                                                                                          SEAGREN, Maria "Carmen" (Camilo) Age 57, unexpectedly, on Nov. 4th, of Tewksbury, formerly of Woburn and Somerville. Beloved wife of 33 years to Carl A. Seagren. Cherished daughter of Maria Edwarda (Viveiros) Camilo of Tewksbury and the late Ernesto Camilo. Devoted mother of Matthew C. Seagren and his wife Kristy of Huntersville, NC and Michael E. Seagren of Tewksbury. Loving grandmother of Austin J. Seagren of Huntersville, NC. Sister of Marie F. Wade and her husband John of Tewksbury, Steven V.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Seagren, Maria C. "Carmen"

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Maria C. 'Carmen' Seagren of Tewksbury, St. William member; 57 TEWKSBURY Maria C. "Carmen" (Camilo) Seagren, age 57, a Tewksbury resident for the past 31 years, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at the Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston. She was the beloved wife of Carl A. Seagren, with whom she celebrated their 33rd wedding anniversary on September 27th. Born in St. Michael the Azores on March 24, 1951, she was the daughter of Maria Edwarda (Viveiros) Camilo,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Shields, June Carol (Gurnick)

                                                                                                                                                                                                              June Carol (Gurnick) Shields, 70, of Auburn died suddenly on Wednesday, November 5. June leaves her husband of 53 years, Brigadier General (MA) Paul R. Shields (retired) and her three children and their spouses Kathleen Shields Kimball and her husband Jim of Lexington, Paul J. Shields and his wife Margaret (Piette) of Sandwich, David J. Shields and his wife Kathy (Burdette) of Newton. June was the loving grandmother of Ellyn, Laura, Brian, and Emma Shields, Allison and Sarah Kimball, and Shaelyn Shields.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Shine, James J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                James J. Shine of Clermont, FL James J. Shine of Clermont, Fl, Oct. 16, 2008, passed uneventfully and peacefully with his loving sister, Noreen Limoli and brother-in-law John Limoli, at his side. Predeceased by siblings Mary Cummings and Anna Curley of Roslindale, Ma. Survived by his siblings Doris O'Byck of Chelsea, and Noreen (John) Limoli of Clermont, Fl; many nieces and nephews of Ma, NH and Fl. He was a US Veteran and member of Northeast Regional Council of Millwrights, Local 1121. Memorial Service…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Shirley L. Wetherell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  In Attleboro, Oct 21, 2008 Shirley L. Wetherell died at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro at the age of 64. Born in Taunton, Shirley was the daughter of the late Merton and Mary (Duarte) Wetherall. Shirley gradated from Taunton High School class of 1962 after that she moved to Attleboro where she lived for 38 years. Shirley was a former waitress at Wendell’s Restaurant in Norton. She is survived by two children Rick Beach of Quincy and Stacy Wetherell of Attleboro. Sister of Kenneth Wetherell of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Short, James J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SCITUATE James J. Short, of Scituate, age 45, died suddenly this past week. Mr. Short is survived by his two children, Corinne and Bowman Short and stepson David Short all of Plymouth. James is the son of Carol (Stone) Short of Scituate and the late Charles S. Short, Sr. James is also survived by his two sisters, Pamela Pedonti, Priscilla Young, and his brother Charles S. Short, Jr., as well as many nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins, coworkers and many friends who will miss him greatly. Jim was a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sparrow, Judith Troup

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and friends are welcome to gather at her late residence, 155 Pine Street, Medfield, on Sunday, November 9th from 1-5 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Judith's memory to the Dana Farber Cancer Research Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445-7226.For guestbook,pleasesee:, . Roberts-Mitchell Funeral Service Medfield

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Spaulding, Lillian Gloria

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lillian Gloria Spaulding lived in Townsend for many years; 65 TOWNSEND Lillian Gloria "Sis" Spaulding, 65, a longtime Townsend resident, died Thursday, November 6, 2008, at her residence in Gardner. Miss Spaulding was born in Pepperell, August 7, 1943, a daughter of Richard I. and Lillian G. (Stewart) Spaulding Sr., and resided in Townsend for much of her life. For the last year and a half Lillian resided with Jay and Tina Lilly Family in Gardner. She is survived by two brothers, Frank Spaulding…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Spector, Dr. Elliot

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          SPECTOR, Dr. Elliot 77, beloved husband of the late Nancy nee Brooks. Loving mother of Lori (Steven) Neren, Robert (Lori) Spector, Jodi (David) Gimbel and Debra (Jonathan) Bloomberg. Loving Zaide of 17. Dear brother of Arnold (Sandra) Spector and the late Milton (the late Sally) and the late Norman (the late Clara). Graveside Services Friday 10:00am at Temple Sinai Cemetery, Danvers, MA. In lieu of flowers memorials to the charity of your choice. Arrangements by: ChicagoJewishFunerals, 847.229.8822,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Spillane Jr., Maurice Richard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SPILLANE, Maurice Richard Jr. Died early Tuesday morning, November 4, 2008, shortly after arrival at Northwestern Medical Center. He was born December 25, 1934 in Boston, son of the late Maurice R. Sr. and Thelma Bateson Spillane. He graduated in 1953 from Archbishop Williams High School in Braintree, MA, and in 1957 from St. Michael's College in Colchester, VT. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was honorably discharged as Captain. He was a man of many talents. He was an airplane pilot, a sailor…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • St. George, Rene M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Rene M. St. George Former Marist Brother CONCORD, NH Rene M. "George" St. George, 82, a resident of the Pleasant View Nursing Home in Concord, NH, a former resident of Henniker, NH, and Williamstown, MA, died November 6, 2008, following a period of failing health. He was born in Chicopee, MA, on December 18, 1926. He joined the Catholic Order of the Marist Brothers in New York at the age of 16, received his BS and MA degrees in English from Fordham University; and held positions as Principal of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Stafford Jr., Walter M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                and friends are invited to attend. Interment in Gethsemane Cemetery. Services in NJ were under the direction of the Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset, NJ. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Francis Asbury Manor Fellowship Fund, 3311 State Route 33, Neptune, NJ 07753. For directions and online guestbook go to:, . F.J. Higgins Funeral Home 617-325-0455

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sweeney, James W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  James W. Sweeney of Nashua In Nashua, NH, November 5, 2008 at his home. James W. Sweeney, 84, beloved husband of the late Marian (Roberts) Sweeney. Family and friends may call at the FAY McCABE FUNERAL HOME, 105 MOORE STREET, LOWELL, on FRIDAY from 3 until 8 P.M. Mr. Sweeney's Funeral will take place from the Funeral Home on SATURDAY MORNING at 9 o'clock, followed by his Funeral Mass at 10 o'clock at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH, 155 E. MERRIMACK ST. LOWELL. Burial will follow in St. Mary…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Thorn, Marian E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SOUTH DENNIS —Marian E. (Law/Quinn) Thorn, 68, of South Dennis, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Cape Cod Hospital on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2008. She is the daughter of Clarence and Margaret Law, formerly of Stow. She leaves her two daughters, Beverly and husband Robert Wheeler of Berlin, and Yvonne of Clinton; three sons, Gregory of Maynard, Dan and wife Patricia of North Woodstock, N.H., and Charlie of Clinton; first husband, Jake Quinn of Maynard; father-in-law, Roland Thorn Sr.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Thorn, Marian E. (Law/Quinn)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Marian E. (Law/Quinn) Thorn, 68, of 3 Picadilly Rd., South Dennis, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Cape Cod Hospital on Wednesday, Nov. 5th. She is the daughter of Clarence and Margaret Law formerly of Stow, MA. She was predeceased by her 2nd husband, Roland Thorn, Jr. She leaves her father in-law, Roland Thorn, Sr. of South Dennis, Ma. She leaves a sister, Kathleen Overdorff of Mullins, SC, was predeceased by a sister, Audrey Sloan of Presque Isle, ME. She was predeceased by her…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Tieger, Judith L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        TIEGER, Judith L. November 6,2008 in Jaffrey NH. Wife of Marc of Jaffrey. Mother of Aaron Tieger of Cambridge, Alan Raymond of Grey ME, Donald Cramb, Julie Pillsbury and Sandra Rathburn, all of Jaffrey. Funeral Sunday at 2:PM at Congregation Agudat Achim, 268 Washington Street, LEOMINSTER MA. Prayer minyan at Synagogue at 5:PM on Sunday. For complete details, please visit our website at:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Tieger, Judith L. "Judy"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Todd, Rhonda (Kladky)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            TODD, Rhonda (Kladky) Of CT and FL, passed away after a three year battle with pancreatic cancer on Oct. 5, 2008. Rhonda was loved by all whose lives she touched. Her love for all of us is reflected in her choice of the following poem, which she shared with her family. "...Grieve Not, Nor Speak of me with Tears, But Laugh and Talk of Me, As if I were beside you…I loved you, so 't'was Heaven here with you". Survived by her mother, Elaine Kladky; 2 sisters Lisa Rex of NY & Linda…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Vanderhoof, John W. "John V."

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                John W. "John V." Vanderhoof, 86, of 1075 Main Street died Wednesday, Nov. 5 in St. Vincent Hospital after an illness. He leaves two sons, Michael Vanderhoof of Southwick and Robert Vanderhoof and his wife Barbara of Newport, R.I.; a daughter, Jane M. Hanlon and her husband Paul of Leicester; two brothers, Bert Vanderhoof of Sturbridge and Fred Vanderhoof of Canada; two sisters, Helen Inman of Mountain Top, PA and Doris Gordon of Princeton; 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; his former…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Vaughn, William G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  VAUGHAN, William G. 60, Of Lunenburg, formerly of Townsend & Topsfield, beloved husband of Sheryl J. (Pease) Vaughan, father of; MSGT Andrew G. Vaughan USAF, stationed in California, David W. Vaughan of Lunenburg, brother of; Charles R.Vaughan of Brunswick, ME, Cynthia Leonard of NC and Freeport, ME, grandfather of Ryan A. Vaughan and Katrina E. Vaughan. A Memorial Service will be held 11 AM Nov 15th at the T. J. Anderson Funeral Home, 250 Main St, (Rte 119) TOWNSEND CENTER. There are no calling hours.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Walker, Euphemia M. (McNair)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351 Highland Ave., NEEDHAM, on Friday from 3-6 PM. Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donation in Euphemia's name may be made to The Daughters of Scotia Permanent Charity Fund, 48 Elmwood Road, Verona NJ 07044; or to the Carter Memorial United Methodist Church. Late longtime and Oldest member of the Carter Church, member of the Daughters of Scotia, Bon Accord Lodge #39 in Burlington. For…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Walker, Paul F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      WALKER, Paul F., and friends are invited to attend. In lieu of flowers donations in Paul's memory may be made to The Women's Clinic at Caritas Carney Hospital Foundation, 2100 Dorchester Ave., Dorchester MA 02124,, Lawler & Crosby Funeral Home, 617-323-5600

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Walsh, Joseph R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours on Sunday from 4-8 PM. Interment Cedar Grove Cemetery. Late Army Veteran, Korea. Joe was an avid softball player in the JP Softball League., . Lawler and Crosby Funeral Home 617-323-5600

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Welch, James F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PEMBROKE James F. Welch (RET BPD) of Pembroke died on November 5, 2008 at his home in Pembroke at the age of 81. He was the husband of Mary T. (Superneau) Welch, of Pembroke. Father of James A. Welch of Hyannis, Eileen Welch and her husband Paul Twist of Boston, Susan Crothers and her husband Kevin of Pembroke and Lisa Muscato and her husband Jim of Pembroke. Brother of Eleanor Shapiro of FL, Laura Haley of Rockland and the late Richard Welch. Grandfather of 9 and great-grandfather of 8. The family wishes…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Whitcomb, Emily

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Emily Whitcomb of North Chelmsford, St. John member; 94 N. CHELMSFORD Mrs. Emily (Fetsman) Whitcomb, of North Chelmsford, MA, died peacefully Wednesday, November 5, 2008, at the Meadow Lodge Assisted Living in North Chelmsford, MA. She was married to the late Mr. Raymond Whitcomb who died October 31, 2003. Born in Passic, New Jersey on April 23, 1914, the daughter of the late Edward and Anna (Bradock) Fetsman. She was a graduate of Clifton High School with the class of 1930. She was one of the founding…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Wilbur, Pauline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Fri., 5-8 p.m. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • William Power “Bill” MacLean

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              William Power “Bill” MacLean, age 96, passed away in Irvington, VA on Sunday, November 2, 2008.  Bill was born in Taunton, Massachusetts on June 12, 1912.  He was the widower of Margaret Crawford MacLean and was predeceased by his daughter Debbie Engermann.  His daughters Donna Birtz and her husband, Robert of Pocasset, MA and Lynne McMurtrie and her husband, Jerry of Deltaville, VA and son-in-law, Jim E. Engermann of Raynham, MA as well as seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren have survived…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Wilson, Ruth L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                QUINCY Ruth L. (Seybolt) Wilson, of Quincy, November 5, 2008. Beloved wife of the late John Wilson of Quincy. Devoted mother of Sandra and her husband Adam Krotov of Cape Coral, FL. Loving sister of Charles Seybolt of Wareham, Myrtle Martin of Groveland, Fla., Lillian Pero of Quincy and the late Francis Seybolt. Cherished grandmother of Daniel Krotov of FL, Kristina Ford of SC and Jonathan Krotov of CA. Ruth lived in Cambridge until moving to Quincy in 1962. She was a sales associate at Grossman's for…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Wilson, Stanley R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  QUINCY Stanley R. Wilson, of Quincy, November 3, 2008. Beloved son of the late Alexander and Elizabeth Wilson. Loving brother of the late Betty Ann Wilson. Loving cousin of Ann (Bowes) Shaughnessy and her husband Dick and their children Alexandria and James, all of Duxbury. Stanley was a longtime resident of Quincy. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Mr. Wilson was an engineer for Raytheon in Waltham for many years. He was very active in his church which included singing in the choir. Stanley…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Woodcum, Theresa (Lemere)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and friends are respectully invited to attend the Memorial Service Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. in the First Baptist Church, Plaistow, NH. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Contributions in her memory may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Condolences to her family maybemadeat, . Arrangements are by H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral & Cremation Service,HAVERHILL/BRADFORD.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Wright, George C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      hours will be held from 4-7 PM Sunday in the Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central St. Auburn. Full obituary will appear in Saturday's edition.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Alice Bongiovanni, 99, Easthampton native

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Alice Patterson Bongiovanni

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Cook, Gloria Welch

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • David G. Myers, 58

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Donald Brakey, engineer, car enthusiast

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • E.M. Beekman, professor, scholar, writer, poet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Eunice Scibelli, 84

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Francis J. Cronin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Gear, Jeannette Y.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Judy Brucks, nurse practitioner; tennis ace

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kozik, Marie L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Linda G. Dunbar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Locke, Beverly Alice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Marilyn R. O'Brien

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Markey, Bernice K.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Marques, Encarnacao E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mary E. Metcalf

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Miller, Julia L. (Payne)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Richard L. Sprague

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Richard M. Hill, 77, chemical engineer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Richard, Sheila F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rosenberg, Ina

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sheila F. Richard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Urbanski, Nadine

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