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  • Alan W. McGillivray Obituary Photo
    Alan W. McGillivray Westwood, Massachusetts

    July 13, 2019

    McGillivray, Alan W., 65, of Westwood, MA, passed away suddenly on July 13. Alan is survived by his two children, Kathryn and Matthew of Westwood, brother Robert McGillivray and his wife Deborah of Stoneham, sister...


  • Joseph C. Lovely III Obituary Photo
    Joseph C. Lovely III Westwood, Massachusetts

    July 12, 2019

    Lovely, Joseph C. III died on July 12, 2019 after a valiant battle with cancer. Joe is survived by the love of his life, Kate Himberg of Westwood, MA, and three sisters, Mary Lovely (John Yinger) of Fayetteville, NY,...


  •  Marcia  Ellen (Gaughan) Mahoney Obituary Photo
    Marcia Ellen (Gaughan) Mahoney, 87 Walpole, Massachusetts

    April 16, 1932 - July 9, 2019

    Mahoney, Marcia Ellen (Gaughan) of Walpole, Massachusetts, formerly of Dover and West Harwich passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at the age of 87. Born on April 16, 1932, she was the youngest of four children of the...


  • Algot G. "Al" Rorrie Obituary Photo
    Algot G. "Al" Rorrie, 91 Bellingham, Massachusetts

    October 30, 1927 - July 6, 2019

    Rorrie, Algot G., "Al", 91, of Bellingham and formerly of Westwood died peacefully on July, 6, 2019. Al was the beloved husband of the late Barbara (Hoyt), who died in 1998. Born October 30, 1927 in Norwood, MA, son...


  • Edward  C. Vamenta Obituary Photo
    Edward C. Vamenta Westwood, Massachusetts

    July 2, 2019

    Vamenta, Edward Cyprian, 47, of Westwood MA, died peacefully in his home surrounded by family on July 2, 2019. Ed is survived by his wife, best friend and soulmate of 21 years, Elizabeth Traphagen, daughter Adeline, son...


  • Mary F. (Connaughton) Godfrey Obituary Photo
    Mary F. (Connaughton) Godfrey Dover, New Hampshire

    June 30, 2019

    Godfrey, Mary F. (Connaughton), of Dover, NH died June 30th, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Charles Godfrey. Loving sister of Helen E. "Beth" Sullivan and her husband James of Westwood. Devoted aunt of Susan Ernsting...


  • Theodore  T. "Ted" Nichols Obituary Photo
    Theodore T. "Ted" Nichols Westwood

    June 26, 2019

    Nichols, Theodore T. "Ted", of Westwood, passed away peacefully on June 26th, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Carol G. (Nickerson) Nichols for 62 years. Loving father of Diane Tradd of...


  • John C. Matthews Obituary Photo
    John C. Matthews, 86 Westwood, Massachusetts

    June 25, 2019

    Matthews, John C., age 86, of Westwood, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Joan (Egan) Matthews for 62 years. Loving father to John Matthews of Brockton,...


  • John Matthews Obituary Photo
    John Matthews Westwood, Massachusetts

    June 25, 2019

    Matthews, John C., of Westwood, formerly of Boston, died June 25th, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Joan A. (Egan) Matthews for 62 years. Complete notice of service arrangements to follow at a...


  • Claire  E. (Sullivan) Emanuelli Obituary Photo
    Claire E. (Sullivan) Emanuelli Natick, Massachusetts

    June 21, 2019

    Emanuelli, Claire E. (Sullivan), of Natick, died June 21, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Charles W. Emanuelli. Loving mother of Charles and his wife Marcy of Florence, SC, Joseph and his wife Mary of Montclair, NJ, John...


  • Josephine   (Vitellaro) Moschella Obituary Photo
    Josephine (Vitellaro) Moschella Westwood

    June 20, 2019

    Moschella, Josephine (Vitellaro), of Westwood, died June 20th, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Felix C. Moschella. Loving mother of Gerald Moschella and his wife Christina of Norton,...


  • Ronald J. Newton Obituary Photo
    Ronald J. Newton Westwood, Massachusetts

    June 15, 2019

    Newton, Ronald J., of Westwood, formerly of Jamaica Plain, on June 15, 2019. Husband of the late Josephine T. (Meredith) Newton. Son of the late Daniel and Dorothy (Brownlo) Newton. Brother of the late Robert D. Newton....


  • Elvin Marshall "Al" Fowell Obituary Photo
    Elvin Marshall "Al" Fowell, 84 Westwood, Massachusetts

    January 23, 1935 - June 14, 2019

    Fowell, Elvin Marshall, "Al", was born in Worcester, MA on January 23, 1935. Al was a Professor of Biology and lifelong resident of Westwood, MA. He loved gardening, hiking in the White Mountains, and bible study. He...


  • John V. Boland, Sr. Obituary Photo
    John V. Boland, Sr. Westwood, Massachusetts

    June 13, 2019

    Boland, John V. Sr., of Westwood, died June 13, 2019. Husband of Glenna J. (Rooney) Boland. Father of Patrick M. Boland of Medfield, John V. Boland Jr. and his wife Melanie of Wrentham, Kate Vlagopoulos and her husband...


  •  Elaine Lorraine (Dudjak) Stempien Obituary Photo
    Elaine Lorraine (Dudjak) Stempien, 82 Dover, Massachusetts

    June 3, 2019

    Stempien, Elaine Lorraine (Dudjak), 82, of Dover, MA passed away on June 3 2019 at Care Dimensions Hospice House, Lincoln, MA after a prolonged illness. Elaine was the devoted wife for 61 years to Dr. James Henry...


  • Mariah  Stanton Obituary Photo
    Mariah Stanton Medfield, Massachusetts

    May 31, 2019

    Stanton, Mariah (McMahon) died unexpectedly on May 31, 2019 at her home in Medfield, MA. Mariah is survived by her husband, Peter M. Stanton and her cherished three children, Brenna, Drew and Kiera. She leaves her...


  • Charles J. Fox  Obituary Photo
    Charles J. Fox , 83 Waltham, Massachusetts

    July 19, 1935 - May 25, 2019

    Charles J. Fox of Waltham, and longtime resident of Dover, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully on May 25, 2019. He was the husband for 59 years to Janice Judge Fox and father to MT, Paul, and Charles, and his wife...


  • Elise  (Butch) Raymond  Wallace Obituary Photo
    Elise (Butch) Raymond Wallace, 85 Sherborn, Massachusetts

    September 12, 1933 - May 22, 2019

    Elise (Butch) Raymond Wallace 1933-2019 Elise Raymond Wallace, known to all affectionately as "Butch," passed away peacefully at home in Sherborn, Massachusetts on Wednesday, May 22 surrounded by her loved ones. ...


  • Margaret W. Leary Obituary Photo
    Margaret W. Leary Norwood & Falmouth

    May 21, 2019

    Leary, Margaret W. (Sweeney), of Norwood and Falmouth died May 21st, 2019. Beloved wife of Edward J. Leary. Devoted mother of Joan Leary of Medfield, Jean Doucette and her husband Michael of Walpole and Edward, Janet...


  • Ruth Elizabeth Kober Obituary Photo
    Ruth Elizabeth Kober Massachusetts

    May 19, 2019

    Ruth Elizabeth (Fennessey) Kober of Westwood May 19, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Gerhardt K. Kober. Loving mother of Kathleen Cabral of Fairhaven and the late Karl G. Kober and Karen Kober. Mother in Law of Mary...


  • Dorothy  E. Cashin Obituary Photo
    Dorothy E. Cashin Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

    May 18, 2019

    CASHIN – Dorothy E. (Lynch), of Shrewsbury, formerly of Westwood, died May 18, 2019. Beloved wife of the late William T. Cashin. Loving mother of James F. Cashin and his wife Rebecca of Ashland and Patricia Cashin...


  • Argara G. "Jackie" (Barkas)  Polechronis Obituary Photo
    Argara G. "Jackie" (Barkas) Polechronis Walpole, Massachusetts

    May 13, 2019

    Polechronis, Argara G. "Jackie" (Barkas) of Walpole formerly of Westwood and West Roxbury May 13, 2019. Beloved wife of the late John "Cronis" Polechronis. Loving mother of James Polechronis and his soul mate Judy...


  • Michael G. DeSario Obituary Photo
    Michael G. DeSario Bellingham, Massachusetts

    May 10, 2019

    DeSario, Michael G., of Bellingham, formerly of Dorchester, died May 10th, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Audrey A. (Murphy) DeSario. Loving father of George M. DeSario and his wife Carol of Franklin, Esthermarie...


  • Robert  Grier Monroe Obituary Photo
    Robert Grier Monroe, 97 Westwood, Massachusetts

    May 9, 2019

    Monroe, Robert Grier died peacefully at his beloved home "Pine Cone Farm" on May 9th, 2019 at age 97. Grier's long life was filled adventure - starting with his early childhood living with his sister in the heart of...


  • Mary F. McManus Obituary Photo
    Mary F. McManus Quincy, Massachusetts

    May 9, 2019

    McManus, Mary F., of Quincy, formerly of Onset and Roslindale, died May 9th, 2019. Beloved daughter of the late John E. and Marion F. (Eichorn) McManus. Loving sister of Ann Joyce and her late husband Thomas of...