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  • Louis W. Purciello, 87 Waltham, Massachusetts

    January 1, 1925 - November 24, 2012

    Louis W. Purciello of Waltham formerly of Belmont Nov 24, 2012. Beloved husband of Carmela Purciello (Cardinale). Loving father of Peg Hamilton and her husband Phillip Lydon of Waltham, William Purciello and his wife...

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    Paula M. Ferraro Worcester, Massachusetts

    November 22, 2012

    Paula M. (Carpenter) Ferraro, 57, of Worcester, died Thursday, November 22, 2012 in her home. Her husband of 39 years, Donald R. Ferraro, Sr., died July 3, 2012. She leaves a daughter, Jayda Ferraro and her fiance,...

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  • Eliot H. Middleton, 64 Waltham, Massachusetts

    October 3, 1948 - November 24, 2012

    Eliot Huse Middleton, born October 3, 1948, passed away peacefully at MaristHill Nursing Home in Waltham late Saturday night November 24. His parents, Elinore and Irving Middleton, were loving and caring of Eliot's...

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  • Louella M. Sissy Tranfaglia, 83 Lynn, Massachusetts

    July 22, 1929 - November 24, 2012

    Mrs. Louella M. "Sissy" (Ellis) Tranfaglia, age 83, of Lynn, died on Saturday after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of the late William R. "Bill" Tranfaglia, Sr. for 63 years. A lifelong Lynn resident, she...

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  • Blaine Edward Tufts, 84 Peabody, Massachusetts

    April 27, 1928 - November 23, 2012

    Mr. Blaine Edward Tufts, aged 84 years, of Peabody, died at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers after a six month illness. He was married for 55 years to the late Carolyn Jean (Spofford) Tufts. He was born in...

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  • James V. Rafferty, 93 Cambridge, Massachusetts

    February 14, 1919 - November 24, 2012

    James V. Rafferty, 93 of Cambridge, Nov.24, 2012. Beloved husband of 55 years to Ellen B. (Clarke). Father of Rev.Thomas Rafferty of Swampscott and Nahant, James Rafferty and his wife Cathleen and Katherine Rafferty ;...

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    John A. Carey, 71 Waltham, Massachusetts

    October 23, 1941 - November 24, 2012

    Waltham – Mr. John A. Carey, of Waltham, died Saturday, November 24, 2012 at the Newton Health Care Center. He was 71. John was born in Brighton on October 23, 1941, a son of the late John and Emily (Haviland)...

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  • Janet P. Stauffer Obituary Photo
    Janet P. Stauffer, 61 Westwood, Massachusetts

    July 13, 1951 - November 25, 2012

    Janet Stauffer was born on July 13, 1951 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island to the loving parents of Harold and Dorothy Perethian. She spent some of her childhood in Pawtucket before moving to Needham, Massachusetts where she...

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    Greg Vancelette, 85 Mansfield, Massachusetts

    July 2, 1927 - November 22, 2012

    Gregory "Greg" Vancelette, 85, of Plain Street, Mansfield, passed peacefully at home surrounded by his caregivers on November 22, 2012. Greg was born in Presque Isle, Maine on July 2, 1927. He enjoyed walking, going...

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