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  • Robert William DeCoste Obituary Photo
    Robert William DeCoste Dover, Massachusetts

    January 10, 2019

    DeCoste, Robert Age 86, of Dover on January 10, 2019 of complications from mesothelioma. Beloved husband of Mary P. (Finnerty) DeCoste. Son of the late Francis D. and Margaret L. (Lyons) DeCoste. Devoted father of Mary...


  • Leo Joseph Crowe, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Leo Joseph Crowe, Jr. Westwood, Massachusetts

    January 8, 2019

    Crowe, Leo Joseph Jr., of Westwood, MA and Benedicta, ME passed away on January 8, 2019. A lifelong resident of Westwood, he honorably served in the U.S. Army as a captain. He was the Assistant Superintendent of...


  • J. Ralph McGonigle Obituary Photo
    J. Ralph McGonigle Westwood, Massachusetts

    January 4, 2019

    McGonigle, J. Ralph., of Westwood, died January 4, 2019 in the care of his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Helen (Graham) McGonigle. Loving father of Lisa Savilia and her husband John of Norwood and Gregory...


  • Nelson  J.  Belliveau Obituary Photo
    Nelson J. Belliveau Dover

    January 3, 2019

    Belliveau – Nelson J. of Dover, January 3, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Helen L. (McQueeney) Belliveau. Loving father of Nelson James Belliveau of Dover and Michelle L. Catarius and her husband Captain Luke...


  • Leon R. Briggs, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Leon R. Briggs, Jr. Fox Hill Village Westwood, Massachusetts

    January 2, 2019

    Briggs, Dr. Leon R. Jr., of Fox Hill Village Westwood, formerly of Needham, died January 2nd, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years Leona Britton Briggs and his children Roben Selditz and her husband...


  • Joseph E. Stapleton Obituary Photo
    Joseph E. Stapleton North Easton, Massachusetts

    December 31, 2018

    Stapleton, Joseph E., of North Easton, formerly of Westwood, died unexpectedly on December 31st 2018. Beloved husband of Teresa D. (Bratt) Stapleton for 25 years. Loving father of Olivia Anne and Kathryn Louise. ...


  • Margaret M. (Doyle) Fitzpatrick Obituary Photo
    Margaret M. (Doyle) Fitzpatrick, 97 Westwood, Massachusetts

    December 17, 2018

    Fitzpatrick, Margaret M. (Doyle), 97 years young, died December 17, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late John F. Fitzpatrick. Loving mother of Neil F. Fitzpatrick and his wife Maureen...


  • Susan M. (McNulty) Tibbetts Obituary Photo
    Susan M. (McNulty) Tibbetts Marshfield, Massachusetts

    November 20, 2018

    Tibbetts, Susan M. (McNulty), of Marshfield, formerly of Westwood, died November 20, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Paul F. Tibbetts. Loving mother of Susan R. Tibbetts of Fort...


  • Christine (Ripley) Lynch Obituary Photo
    Christine (Ripley) Lynch, 73 Walpole, Massachusetts

    November 24, 1944 - November 16, 2018

    LYNCH, Christine (Ripley) of Walpole, formerly of Westwood, Brookline, and Barrington, RI, passed away peacefully on November 16th surrounded by her loving family. Chris leaves behind her devoted husband, Arthur, of 50...


  • Katherine Serge Obituary Photo
    Katherine Serge Westwood, Massachusetts

    November 12, 2018

    SERGE, Katherine, of Westwood, died November 12, 2018, at home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved sister of Carol (Serge) Maher and her husband Brian of NY and Evelyn (Serge) Hennessy and her husband Richard of...


  • Andrew  D. Dorr Obituary Photo
    Andrew D. Dorr Westwood and North Falmouth, Massachusetts

    November 11, 2018

    Dorr, Dr. Andrew D., MD, of Westwood and North Falmouth, died November 11, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Ann Marie (Clausen) Dorr. Loving father of Peter Dorr and his wife Diane of...


  • Elizabeth  "Betty" Paris Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth "Betty" Paris, 96 Westwood, Massachusetts

    February 8, 1922 - November 5, 2018

    Paris, Elizabeth "Betty" (Volk), of Westwood, passed away peacefully at home on November 5th, 2018 at the age of ninety six. She was born in Boston, MA on February 8th 1922 to parents William and Annie (Walden) Volk....


  • Robert P. McGinnis Obituary Photo
    Robert P. McGinnis Westwood, Massachusetts

    November 1, 2018

    McGinnis, Robert P., of Westwood, passed away in the comfort of his own home and surrounded by loved ones on November 1, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Catherine A. (Farrell) McGinnis. Loving father of David F....


  • Edith (ladonisi) Killelea Obituary Photo
    Edith (ladonisi) Killelea, 98 Dedham, Massachusetts

    October 27, 2018

    Killelea, Edith (Iadonisi), age 98, of Dedham, formerly of Westwood/Islington, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on October 27. Edith was the beloved wife for 68 years of the late Roger Killelea. ...


  • Joanne L. Sprague Obituary Photo
    Joanne L. Sprague, 76 Virginia Beach, Virginia

    January 20, 1943 - October 25, 2018

    Sprague, Joanne L., age 76, of Virginia Beach, VA passed away peacefully on Oct 25, 2018. She was born in Westwood, MA on January 20, 1943. Joanne was the daughter of Stanley & Edith Sprague. She was a graduate of...


  • Peter  Joseph Dalton, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Peter Joseph Dalton, Jr., 81 Walpole, Massachusetts

    October 16, 2018

    DALTON, Peter Joseph, Jr., 81, of Walpole died peacefully at his home on October 16, 2018 after a short illness. He grew up in Westborough and raised his own family in Westwood, where he served as town accountant...


  • Stella L.(Mansfield) Patterson Obituary Photo
    Stella L.(Mansfield) Patterson Westwood and Naples, Florida

    October 15, 2018

    Patterson, Stella L. (Mansfield), of Westwood and Naples FL, died at home on October 15, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late John E. Patterson. Loving mother of John M. Patterson and his wife...


  • Virginia D. Thomas Obituary Photo
    Virginia D. Thomas, 96 Westwood, Massachusetts

    July 30, 1922 - October 9, 2018

    Virginia Dunn Thomas of Westwood, New Seabury, and Naples, FL, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2018. She is survived by her devoted husband of 72 years Dr. Edwin M. Thomas and her seven children and their families...


  • Joseph P. Masterson Obituary Photo
    Joseph P. Masterson, 81 Sharon, Massachusetts

    October 4, 2018

    Masterson, Joseph P., 81, of Sharon, husband of Linda A. Masterson, died October 4, 2018. Loving father of Bryanne Bradley, her husband Brian and their four children, Meghan Masterson, Susan Masterson, Charlotte...


  • Bruce P. Hayes Obituary Photo
    Bruce P. Hayes Dover, Massachusetts

    September 28, 2018

    Hayes, Bruce P., of Dover, died September 28, 2018. Beloved son of Kathleen B. (Nickerson) Hayes and the late James T. Hayes. Loving brother of Dana J., Christopher E. and Wade J. Hayes all of Dover. Also survived by...


  • Virginia F. Legner Obituary Photo
    Virginia F. Legner Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

    September 27, 2018

    LEGNER, Virginia F. (Costello) of Jamaica Plain, September 27, 2018. Beloved wife of the late George J. Legner. Loving mother of George and his wife Sharon of Winthrop, Joe of JP, Carol Cahalane and her husband John...


  • Charles  L.  Doherty, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Charles L. Doherty, Jr. Westwood, Massachusetts

    September 25, 2018

    Doherty, Charles L. Jr., of Westwood, formerly of Somerville and Arlington, died September 25, 2018. Beloved husband of Dorothea "Dot" R. Sparrow for 35 years. Loving father of Erin Walsh and her husband John of...


  • John J. Kovaly Obituary Photo
    John J. Kovaly Dover, Massachusetts

    September 18, 2018

    Kovaly, John J., of Dover, passed away peacefully on September 18 at age 90, surrounded by his loving family. In addition to his beloved wife, Joan (Misiewicz), he is survived by a daughter, Pamela and her husband...


  • Joseph J. Bruno Obituary Photo
    Joseph J. Bruno, 78 Westwood, Massachusetts

    September 14, 2018

    Bruno, Joseph J., of Westwood, died peacefully September 14th, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. He was 78. Beloved husband of Eleanor (DeBenedictis) Bruno for over 60 years. Son of the late Joseph and Josephine...


  • Ruth "Audrey" Sweeney Obituary Photo
    Ruth "Audrey" Sweeney Westwood, Massachusetts

    September 8, 2018

    Ruth "Audrey" Sweeney, formally of Westwood MA for several years, died in her sleep early Saturday morning September 8, 2018. Audrey will be missed by all her family and friends. Audrey is survived by her five...