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Peter G. Davekos

September 28, 2014

Marblehead- Mr. Peter G. Davekos, 84, of Marblehead, passed away peacefully Sunday afternoon surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Catherine Davekos with whom he shared 50 years. Peter was born in Peabody, son of the late George and Mary Davekos. Peter was a graduate of Peabody High School class of 1947. He was a Korean War era veteran, serving his country as a...
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Lorraine (Politano) Powers

September 28, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Lorraine (Politano) Powers, 81, beloved wife of the late Robert James Powers, died September 28, 2014 at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston surrounded by her family. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Angela (Bellofatto) and Joseph Politano. She was raised and educated in Chelsea. Leaving Chelsea in 1968, Lorraine and her...
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Rosendo Habana

September 27, 2014

SALEM- Mr. Rosendo Habana 71, of Salem, formerly of Malabon, Philippines, died, Saturday, September 28th, 2014 at Salem Hospital after a long battle with lung cancer. Born in the Philippines, he was raised and educated in the Philippines. A Mechanical Engineer by trade, Mr. Habana had been employed for many years as a seaman in the Shipping Industry in the Middle East until the time of...
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Alexander Edward Schettino

September 25, 2014

CHELSEA- Mr. Alexander Edward Schettino 97, of Chelsea, beloved husband of the late Eleanor (Carbone) Schettino, died Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at the Soldiers Home in Chelsea. Born in East Bosotn, he was the son of the late Angelo and Vincenza "Virginia" Schettino. He was raised and educated in East Boston. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a member of the...
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Wallace R. Watkins

September 22, 2014

Of Danvers, Mr. Wallace R. Watkins, 89, died September 22, 2014, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House, Danvers. Born in Brooklyn, NY, He was the son of the late Arthur and Ella (Evans) Watkins. He moved to Danvers, Ma, 1994. Married Edith Stillwell, Jan. 1945 – 70 yrs, 2015, A veteran of both WWII & Korean Conflict he joined the Navy in 1942 and proudly served his country . A Member of the...
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John Joseph Maliszewski

September 21, 2014

IPSWICH- Mr. John Joseph Maliszewski, 62 of Ipswich, beloved husband of Sandra (Schall) Maliszewski, died Sunday September 21st, 2014 as the result of a helicopter accident in Great Falls, Montana. Born in Lowell, he was the son of the late Thaddeus and Irene (Stets) Maliszewski. He was raised and educated in Tewksbury and was a graduate of Tewksbury High School. He earned his Graduate...
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Lena "Lee" (Pitman) Friend

September 20, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Lena "Lee" (Pitman) Friend 89, of Danvers, formerly of Topsfield, beloved wife of the late Joseph P. Friend II, died September 19th, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House following a brief illness. Born in Danvers, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Clara C. (Cooper) Pitman. She was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of the former Holten High School in...
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David James Blake

September 19, 2014

TOPSFIELD - Mr. David James Blake, 66, of Topsfield, Massachusetts, beloved husband of Dana Marie Markus-Blake, died peacefully surrounded by his family and friends on September 19, 2014, at Massachusetts General Hospital. Born on March 22, 1948, in Somerville, Massachusetts, to the late William J. and Rita F. (McDonald) Blake, David graduated from St. Mary's High School in...
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Robert George "Bob" Cail

September 17, 2014

DANVERS - Mr. Robert George Cail 86, of Danvers, beloved husband of Jean Della (Bartlett) Cail, died September 17th, 2014, Wednesday evening at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Peabody, he was the son of the late Beverly and Lillian (McCurdy) Cail. He was raised and educated in Peabody and Danvers. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a member of...
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Scott M. Patten

September 12, 2014

PEABODY- Mr. Scott M. Patten, 50, of Peabody, beloved husband of Amelia (Cunha) Patten, died September 12, 2014, suddenly at his home. Born in Salem, he was the son of Joan (Twardowski) Patten of Salem and the late Frederick Patten. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Mr. Patten had been employed as a Manager in the Plastics Industry for over 25...
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Esther T. Severs

September 12, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Esther T. Severs, 79, of Danvers, formerly of Somerville, beloved wife of the late Denis R Severs, died September 12th, 2014 at Beverly Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late James and Josephine (Galluzzo) Bendikian. She was raised and educated in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School. A loving and devoted...
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Dolores "Dora" D'Iorio

September 11, 2014

SALEM- Miss Dolores "Dora" N. D'Iorio 92, of Salem, died September 11th, 2014 at Salem Hospital following a long illness. Born in Salem on October 31st, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Michele and Romilda (DiCostanzo) D'Iorio. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate with honors of Salem High School, class of 1939. She continued her education attending vocational...
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Kenneth A. Green

September 7, 2014

SALEM- Mr. Kenneth A. Green, 89 of Salem, beloved husband of the late Vivian (Prentiss) Green, died September 7th, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Manchester, New Hampshire, he was the son of the late Albert and Mildred (Cleveland) Green. He was raised and educated in Manchester New Hampshire, and was a graduate of Manchester Central High School, class of 1942. He...
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Karen Ann (Wright) Gerry

September 5, 2014

DANVERS- Ms. Karen Ann (Wright) Gerry 57, of Danvers, died September 5th, 2014 surrounded by her family at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, after a courageous battle with Cancer. Born in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Mahoney) Wright. She was raised and educated in Somerville. Karen was an integral part of the daily operations at...
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George "Bud" Coleman Jr.

September 3, 2014

SALEM- Mr. George Joseph "Bud" Coleman Jr. 91, of Beverly formerly of Salem and Naples Florida, beloved husband of Marie (Crowley) Coleman, died Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at his home. He passed away one month prior to his 92nd birthday. Born in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, he was the son of the late George J. Sr. and C. Dorothy (Hayes) Coleman. He was raised and educated in Salem...
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Arthur Theophilus Page Jr.

September 3, 2014

MIDDLETON- Mr. Arthur T. Page Jr., 92 of Middleton, beloved husband of 65 years of the late Mary (Campbell) Page who passed away in January of this year, died September 3rd, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Arthur T. Sr., and Addie (Emerson) Page. He was raised and educated in Middleton and was a graduate of the former Holten High School in...
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Cecile Marie (Picard) Johnson

September 1, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Cecile Marie (Picard) Johnson 78, of Danvers, beloved wife of Leopoldo A. Johnson, died unexpectedly, Monday, September 1st, 2014 at home. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Elise (Babineau) Picard. She was raised and educated in Waltham and was a graduate of St. Vincent Hospital School of Nursing. Mrs. Johnson had been employed as a nurse at Waltham...
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Eugene Harris

August 31, 2014

MIDDLETON- Mr. Eugene A. Harris 71, of Middleton, beloved husband of Phyllis Ryan, died unexpectedly Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at Beverly Hospital. Born in Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada, he was the son of the late Arthur and May (Savary) Harris. He was raised in Nova Scotia and immigrated to the United States at the age of 10 settling in Lynn where he was educated. With an entrepreneurial...
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Josephine Rose Casale

August 31, 2014

SALEM- Miss Josephine Rose Casale, 91 of Salem, died Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at the Sunrise of Braintree, Assisted Living. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Rosina (Pennacchio) Casale. She was raised and educated in Salem and resided in the City of Salem on High Street for over 89 years. Miss Casale had been employed for 43 years with G.T.E. Sylvania at the...
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Paul Viglas

February 21, 1934 - August 31, 2014

SALEM- Mr. Paul Viglas 80 of Salem, beloved husband of the late Stavroula (Papakeriazi) Viglas, died Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by his family. Born in Greece he was the son of the late Andrew and Eleni (Plasteras) Viglas. He was raised and educated in Greece and immigrated to the United States in 1952, at the age of 18 settling in Dorchester. He...
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Edison Gardner Forbes, Sr.

August 28, 2014

Mr. Edison Gardner Forbes Sr. 83 of Ipswich, beloved husband of Marilyn (Dimitro) Forbes, died August 28, 2014 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington surrounded by his family. Born in Cherry Hill, Nova Scotia, Canada, he was the son of the late Gardner and Dorothy (Smith) Forbes. He was raised and educated in Nova Scotia and had resided in Ipswich, Danvers and Wakefield, New Hampshire. An...
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Joseph Zalewski

August 27, 2014

Mr. Joseph Zalewski, 90, of Salem died Wednesday August 27, 2014 at Rosewood Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Peabody surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of the late Victoria (Barkiewicz) Zalewski with whom he shared 57 years of marriage. Born in Poland he was the son of the late Joseph and Stanislawa (Kamienska) Zalewski. An honorably discharged veteran of WWII,...
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Glenne Bruce

August 27, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Glenne (Grant) Bruce 80, of Danvers, beloved wife of Malcolm Bruce, died August 27, 2014 at Ledgewood Nursing Home following a brief illness. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Harlan and Florence (Steel) Grant. She was raised and educated in Cambridge. She attended the University of Vermont and was a graduate of the Boston Conservatory of Music where she earned...
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Phyllis M. Giles

August 25, 2014

SALEM – Mrs. Phyllis M. Giles, 88, wife of the late Charles Giles, passed away peacefully on August 25, 2014 at the Rockingham County Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Brentwood, NH after a lengthy illness. Born in Peabody on October 31, 1925 she was the daughter of the late Patrick J. and Nellie (Pierce) Cunningham. Phyllis was raised and educated in Philadelphia, PA and graduated from...
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Carmen Walter

August 25, 2014

NORTH ANDOVER- Carmen Walter, September 12, 1931 of North Andover, MA, formerly of Locust Valley, NY transitioned peacefully on August 25th, 2014. She lived with passion and commitment. Her personal beliefs, attitude and philosophy of living was positively charged and inspiring. The part of her that was a teacher defined the essence of her soul. Her lust for learning, work ethic and...
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Kenneth W. Theriault

August 24, 2014

SALEM- Mr. Kenneth W. Theriault 74, of Salem, beloved husband of Joanne E. (Pizzello) Theriault, died unexpectedly August 24th, 2014 at Salem Hospital. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Moise and Stacia (Falkowski) Theriault. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a member of the...
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Jeffrey P Laaff

August 19, 2014

SALEM – Jeffrey P. Laaff, 66, passed away peacefully in his sleep in his cherished historic home near the Salem Common on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 after a hard-fought battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of Ann K. Laaff with whom he shared 32 years of marriage. He is also survived by loving daughters, Sarah E. Laaff of Washington, DC, and Rachel L. Laaff of Denver, CO, and by his...
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Richard Adams Lee

August 18, 2014

BOXFORD- Mr. Richard Adams Lee, 86 of Boxford, beloved husband of Thorne Elizabeth (Bateman) Lee, died Monday, August 18th, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Clinton, he was the son of the late William B. and Madeline Ercel (Buzzell) Lee. He was raised and educated in Clinton and was a graduate of Clinton High School. He spent many summers in his childhood at Boy...
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Joseph "Clem" Girard

August 16, 2014

LYNN- Mr. Joseph "Clem" Girard, 67, of Lynn, died Saturday August 16, 2014 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Sharon A. (DiCarlo) Girard. Born in Lynn he was the son of the late Leo and Rose (Chabot) Girard. He was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of the former St. Jean's Grammar and St. Jean's High School. A master machinist, he was...
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Mary A. Doyle

August 16, 2014

Miss. Mary A. Doyle, 79, passed away on August 16, 2014. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of Joseph and Mary Alice (Hayes) Doyle. She graduated from St. James High School and was a lifelong resident of Salem, the city she enjoyed exploring on countless walks. Mary worked for the Essex County Registry of Deeds in a variety of roles over her career. She loved sports, notably the Red Sox...
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Patricia Theresa (O'Brien) Garten

August 10, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Patricia Theresa (O'Brien) Garten, 86, of Topsfield, died Sunday, August 10, 2014 at home surrounded by her family. She was the loving wife of the late Henry G. Garten. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she was the daughter of the late Charles F. and Mae (Ganley) O'Brien. She was raised and educated in White Plains, New York. After graduating Good Counsel College in New York, she...
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Alicia Jane (Orlando) Ryan

August 8, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Alicia J. (Orlando) Ryan 45 of Salem, beloved wife of Frederick Ryan, passed away on Friday, August 8th, 2014 at Salem Hospital following a long illness surrounded by her family. Born in Salem on July 3rd, 1969, she was the daughter of Salvatore Orlando and the late Diana (Giardi) Orlando. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School, class of 1987...
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Panagiota "Peter" Stavros

August 7, 2014

SALEM- Mr. Panagiota "Peter" H. Stavros, 83, of Salem, Massachusetts, loving and devoted husband of Alfreda (Weinburg) Stavros, died peacefully at home on August 7, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Peabody, Massachusetts, Peter was the son of the late Harry and Katherine (Zerzas) Stavros. He was raised and educated in Peabody, Massachusetts. Throughout his colorful...
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Carol (Bishop) Watson

August 7, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Carol (Bishop) Watson 71 of Topsfield, beloved wife of the late John T. Watson, died Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at her home surrounded by her family. Born in Danvers, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mary (Swinarski) Bishop. She was raised and educated in Topsfield and was a member of the first graduating class of Masconomet High School. She continued her education...
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Edward Jaworski

August 6, 2014

PEABODY- Mr. Edward Jaworski 76 of Peabody, formerly of Salem, died unexpectedly, Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at his home. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Edward and Catherine (Birmingham) Jaworski, he was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Mr. Jaworski had been employed for many years in the Maintenance Department of Salem State College...
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Ronald W. Foster

August 6, 2014

DANVERS- Mr. Ronald W. Foster 90, of Danvers, beloved husband of Rose Priscilla (Stepchin) Foster, died Wednesday evening at the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by his family. Born in Victoriaville, Nova Scotia, he was the son of the late Howard and Helena (Ward) Foster. He was raised and educated in Danvers and attended the former Holten High School. An honorably discharged...
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Whitley May Daly

August 3, 2014

Whitley May Daly, 59, died at Holy Family Merrimack Valley Hospital in Haverhill on August 3, after a long illness. Whit was born in Spokane, WA, on January 29, 1955, the first child of Kenneth Dale and Marguerite Whitley May. The family lived briefly in Littleton, CO, and Syosset, NY, before settling in Topsfield in 1959. They moved to Boxford in 1968. Whitley graduated from Masconomet...
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Theresa Boyson

August 3, 2014

HAWTHORNE- Miss Theresa Boyson 62, of Hawthorne, died August 3rd, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Beverly, she was the daughter of the late John W. and Mary (Kelly) Boyson. Theresa possessed a special spirit and bright smile and will be deeply missed by her family and care givers. Theresa is survived by her sisters Jacqueline M. Boyson, Sallie Gibbons...
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Paul Daniel Macdonald

August 2, 2014

BEVERLY- Mr. Paul Daniel Macdonald 80, of Beverly, formerly of Danvers, died, Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at the Blueberry Hill Nursing Home in Beverly. Born in Lynn and raised in Swampscott, he was the son of the late Daniel and Grace (Richards) Macdonald. He graduated from the New Hampton School for Boys in 1953 and attended Boston University. Mr. Macdonald had been employed as an...
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Robert Bruce Anderson Jr.

August 1, 2014

Middleton - Robert Bruce Anderson, Jr. of Middleton, born June 30, 1947 passed away Friday, August 1, 2014, surrounded by his large, loving family at Beverly Hospital following a brief illness. Born in Lynn, he was the devoted and beloved # 1 son of the late Robert B. and Phyllis C. (Weeden) Anderson. He was raised and educated in Middleton. Robbie was a selfless, loving man who...
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Paul E. Skillings

July 30, 2014

ARLINGTON, MA – Mr. Paul E. Skillings of Arlington, MA died on July 30, 2014 at the age of 94 at the John Bertram House, Salem, MA, where he was an assisted living resident for the past four years. A native of Bailey Island, ME, Paul was born July 7, 1920 to William and Margaret (Black) Skillings. He grew up on Bailey Island and later moved to San Diego where he attended the University of...
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Paul E Skillings

July 30, 2014

ARLINGTON, MA – Mr. Paul E. Skillings of Arlington, MA died on July 30, 2014 at the age of 94 at the John Bertram House, Salem, MA, where he was an assisted living resident for the past four years. A native of Bailey Island, ME, Paul was born July 7, 1920 to William and Margaret (Black) Skillings. He grew up on Bailey Island and later moved to San Diego where he attended the University of...
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Robert "Porky" Forward

July 24, 2014

BEVERLY - Mr. Robert Alan "Porky" Forward 56, of Beverly, died July 24th, 2014 at the Brentwood Rehab in Danvers following a long illness. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Owen and Helen (Chadbourne) Forward. He was raised and educated in Lynn. Mr. Forward had been employed in the construction industry for many years as a journeyman plumber. He was more recently associated with...
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Gloria (Baron) Krigest

July 24, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Gloria (Baron) Krigest 83, entered eternal rest July 24th 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Jordan Krigest. Born in Winthrop, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Eva (Green) Baron. She was raised and educated in Winthrop and was a graduate of Winthrop High School. Gloria began her...
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Nicolas Santana

July 22, 2014

PEABODY- Mr. Nicolas Santana 73 of Peabody, beloved husband of Idalia (Peralta) Santana died, Tuesday morning July 22nd, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers surrounded by his family. Born in The Dominican Republic, he was the son of the late Jose and Maria (Magdalena) Almonte Santana. He was raised and educated in the Dominican Republic. He immigrated to the United States...
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Henry Kinsella Carroll

July 20, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mr. Henry Kinsella Carroll 87, beloved husband of the late Gertrude (McNally) Carroll, died July 20th, 2014 at Masconomet Nursing and Rehab in Topsfield, Massachusetts. Born in Rutland, VT, he was the son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Grimes) Carroll. He was raised and educated in Rutland, Vt and was a graduate of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy (now known as Missouri...
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Natalie Ann (Fuller) Comeau

July 19, 2014

IPSWICH- Mrs. Natalie Ann (Fuller) Comeau 77, of Ipswich, beloved wife of David A. Comeau, died Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, Surrounded by her family. Born in Topsfield, she was the daughter of the late Harry W. and Dorothy Mae (Stevens) Fuller. She was raised and educated in Topsfield and was a graduate of Topsfield High School. Mrs. Comeau...
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Norman Carey Jr.

July 19, 2014

DANVERS- Mr. Norman Carey Jr., 71 of Danvers, died July 19th, 2014 at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington surrounded by his family. Mr. Carey was the son of the late Norman Sr., and Helen (Linsky) Carey. He was raised and educated in Marblehead, attended Marblehead High School and was a graduate of the Salem Commercial School. Mr. Carey had been employed for many years with the former...
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Adele DiBenedetto

July 17, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Adele DiBenedetto passed away on July 17, 2014 in the Kaplan Hospice House. She was 79 years old and surrounded by both her children and grandchildren in her final days. Adele was born on September 6, 1934 in Brooklyn, NY to Louise and Vincent DeFonzo. She had one older sister, Millie Galizia who she loved dearly. A first generation Italian-American and daughter to a...
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Charles Frederick Sheldon

July 12, 2014

DANVERS- Mr. Charles Frederick Sheldon 87, of Danvers, beloved husband of Lois Ann (Kemmer) Sheldon, died Saturday, July 12th, 2014 at Ledgewood Rehab in Beverly surrounded by his family. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Phillip and Gladys (Long) Sheldon. He was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of the former Holten High School, class of 1945. He continued his...
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Mary Ellen Carroll

July 10, 2014

LYNN- Ms. Mary Ellen Carroll, 63 of Lynn formerly of Salem, died unexpectedly, July 10th, 2014 at her home. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of Arthur R. and Mary (Horrigan) Carroll. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem high school. She continued her education earning various vocational training. Mary Ellen had been employed in the health...
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Robert Henry Sauve

July 9, 2014

PEABODY- Mr. Robert Henry Sauve 83, of Peabody, formerly of Salem, beloved husband of Geraldine (Santin) Sauve, died Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at Beverly Hospital. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Henry and Lucienne (Chaput) Sauve. He was raised and educated in Salem and attended the former Ste. Anne's School in Salem. Mr. Sauve began his professional career as a steeple jack....
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Rolf H Owens, Sr

July 7, 2014

PEABODY- Mr. Rolf H. Owens Sr. 91, of Brooksby Village Peabody formerly of Lynnfield, beloved husband of H. Louise (Conley) Owens, died July 7th, 2014 with his devoted wife by his side. Born in Somerville, he was the son of the late Frank and Ruth (Hanson) Owens, he was raised and educated in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School. He continued his education at Bentley...
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Gladys Figueroa

July 5, 2014

Bellvieu, Florida- Gladys Figueroa 48 of Bellvieu, Florida, formerly of Salem& Peabody, died July 5th, 2014 at the Ocala Medical Center in Florida. Born in Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of Antonio Figueroa and Olga Baez. A loving mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and aunt, she was devoted to her family and will be deeply missed. Gladys is survived by her children, Jessica...
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Joseph Peter Pellegrino, Jr

January 26, 1947 - July 5, 2014

Mr. Joseph Peter Pellegrino Jr. of Danvers, beloved husband of Rita Ann (Ciulla) Pelligrino, died Saturday July 5, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers surrounded by his family. Born in Winthrop, he was the son of the late Joseph P. Sr. and Anna (Susi) Pellegrino. He was raised and educated in East Boston and Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School. Mr. Pellegrino...
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Ana Julia Mercedes de Mesa

June 19, 1946 - July 3, 2014

SALEM- Mrs.Ana Julia Mercedes de Mesa. was born in Dominican Republic and raised in San Cristobal, D.R., she was the daughter of late, Ramon A. Mercedes and Agueda Luisa Nina. Ana was the wife of the late Teodoro A. Mesa, they were married for 19 years. Ana last employment was with Droll Design in Salem, MA. Ana loved to sew and bowl in her free time. Her favor artist was Fernando...
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James Charles Maravelias

June 30, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mr. James Charles Maravelias 72, of Topsfield, beloved husband of Donna (Doherty) Saumsiegle, died Monday, June 30th, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family following a valiant battle with cancer. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Theodore and Renee (Velentjas) Maravelias. He was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of Lynn English High School. He...
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Barbara J. (Cushman) Currier

June 29, 2014

MIDDLETON- Mrs. Barbara J. (Cushman) Currier 82, of Middleton, beloved wife of the late Raymond H. "Jigger" Currier, died, Sunday, June 29th, 2014 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington surrounded by her family. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Lee H. and Rosamond (Butler) Cushman. She was raised and educated in Hamilton and was a graduate of Hamilton-Wenham High School. She continued...
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Ellen Jean (Viselli) Richard

June 29, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Ellen Jean (Viselli) Richard 91 of Salem, beloved wife of 65 years to the late Henry Richard, died Sunday, June 29th at her home surrounded by her family. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Carmela (Zarella) Viselli. She was raised and educated in Salem and attended Salem High School. Mrs. Richard had been employed at Bertini's Restaurant, her...
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Leo J. Plante

June 27, 2014

SEABROOK, N.H.- Mr. Leo J. Plante 77, of Seabrook, N.H., died Friday, June 27th, 2014 at the Hunt Nursing and Rehabilitation Home in Danvers. Born in Danvers, he was the son of the late Fred and Melvina (Blanchette) Plante. He was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of the former Holten High School. Mr. Plante continued his education at Coyne Electrical School and Northeastern...
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Margaret Ayer "Peggy" Haag

June 24, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Margaret Ayer "Peggy" Haag 92, of Topsfield, beloved wife of the late Robert Haag, died Tuesday June 24th, 2014 at the Hunt Nursing Home in Danvers. Born in Jericho, Vermont, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Lou (Braddish) Ayer. She was raised and educated in Morrisville, Vermont and was a graduate of Mary Fletcher Hospital School of Nursing in Montpelier, VT....
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Charlene Rosemary (O'Keefe) Beaudoin

June 24, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Charlene Rosemary Beaudoin, 68, of Salem, formerly of Peabody, passed away on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 at Salem Hospital after a long illness. She was the beloved wife of David Beaudoin. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Lucille O'Keefe. She was a graduate of Salem High School, Class of 1963 and North Shore Community College. Mrs. Beaudoin had been...
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William Irving Merrill

June 21, 2014

SALEM- Mr. William Irving Merrill 59, of Salem, beloved husband of Gloria Ann (Marino) Merrill, died Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at Salem Hospital surrounded by his family following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Middleborough, he was the son of Charles E. and Shirley M. (Irving) Merrill. He was raised and educated in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School. He...
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Mary A. (Ruma) Claar

June 19, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Mary A. (Ruma) Claar 85 of Danvers, beloved wife of Charles E. Claar Jr., died Thursday, June 19th at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by her family. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Giacomo and Rosaria (Marino) Ruma. She was raised and educated in Boston and was a graduate of Somerville High School. She continued her education earning her...
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Cynthia Gail (Curry) Matheson

June 15, 2014

BEVERLY- Mrs. Cynthia "Cindy" Gail (Curry) Matheson, 75, of Beverly died, Sunday morning, June 15th, 2014 at Hawthorne Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Danvers. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late William R. and Florence (Adams) Curry. She was raised and educated in Nahant and was a graduate of Lynn English High School. She continued her education earning her Bachelor's...
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Carol L. (MacWhinnie) Hannibal

June 15, 2014

MIDDLETON- Mrs. Carol L. (MacWhinnie) Hannibal 81, of Middleton, died June 15th, 2014 at Twin Oaks Nursing home in Danvers, surrounded by her family. Born in Gloucester, she was the daughter of the late Melvin and Ruth (Maxwell) MacWhinnie. She was raised and educated in Gloucester and Manchester. Mrs. Hannibal had been employed for many years as a school bus driver...
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Joseph P. Herlihy

June 15, 2014

Joseph P. Herlihy (formerly of Wellesley, MA) passed away peacefully in the Boxford, MA home he loved, on June 15th surrounded by his wife and sons. Joe's love of life was surpassed only by the love he had for his wife Judy,his children, nieces his stepchildren, his fourteen grandchildren (and an occasional cold beer).Born in 1937 in Haverhill, MA, the son of the late William F. and Ruth I....
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John Staurt Sim

June 13, 2014

DANVERS- Mr. John Stuart Sim 53, of Danvers, beloved son of Robert F. Sim Jr., died unexpectedly, June 13th, 2014 at his home in Lynn. Born in Newton, he was the son of Robert F. Sim Jr. and Georgeanne Davenport. He was raised and educated in Wellesley, Marblehead and Danvers. He was a graduate of Danvers High School. Mr. Sim had been employed as an automotive technician at several...
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Andrew Koban

June 13, 2014

DANVERS- Mr. Andrew Koban 92, of Danvers, beloved husband of the late Patricia (Condon) Koban, died Friday evening, June 13th at Ledgewood Nursing Home and Rehab in Beverly. Born in Danvers, he was the son of the late Anthony and Dora (Chuckran) Koban. He was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of the former Holten High School. He continued his education at Franklin Institute...
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John Joseph Sforza

June 13, 2014

IPSWICH- Mr. John Joseph Sforza, 73 of Ipswich, formerly of Dover, Massachusetts, beloved husband of Mary A. (Seluta) Sforza, died following a brief illness, Friday, June 13th, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Antonio and Elveira (Abbondanza) Sforza. He was raised and educated in Boston. An honorably discharged veteran, he...
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Winnie Fay (Lumpkin) Bell

June 10, 2014

GLOUCESTER & SANIBEL ISLAND, FLORIDA – "The Winnie Way" was the name Dick Bell gave to the cabin, his family's former summer camp on Gloucester's Little River, to which he would bring his new bride, Winnie Fay Lumpkin Bell, back in May, 1942. And that phrase, "the Winnie way," pretty much captures what he loved so about her during their 72 years of marriage together that began there that day. ...
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Harold Addison White

June 9, 2014

BOXFORD- Mr. Harold Addison White 85, of Boxford, beloved husband of Marjorie Flint (Alley) White, died Monday, June 10th, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Addison Newton and Bessie (Earle) White. He was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School, class of 1946. While in High School, Harold excelled...
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Jacqueline Fillmore Davis

January 17, 1943 - June 6, 2014

Jacqueline (Fillmore) Davis, 71, of Danvers, passed away peacefully Friday, June 6, 2014, in the Sawtelle Family Hospice House surrounded by her loving family. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Basil and Ruth (Hamilton) Fillmore. She was raised and educated in Beverly and was a graduate of Beverly High School. A beautiful young woman, in her earlier years, Jacqueline was a...
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Richard J. Fournier

June 5, 2014

DANVERS- Mr. Richard J. Fournier, 87 of Beverly formerly of Danvers, passed away suddenly, Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Salem Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late June (Ryan) Fournier with whom he shared 54 years of marriage. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Hospice and Amanda (LaBonte) Fournier. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a long...
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James T. "Doc" Ryan

June 5, 2014

SALEM- Dr. James Thomas Ryan, patriarch of one of Salem's largest and most well-known families, died Thursday, June 5, at Sunrise at Gardner Park assisted-living facility in Peabody. He was the husband of Ann Julie (Butler), to whom he was married for 59½ years. Born in Lynn on Sept. 27, 1930, he was the son of Dr. James P. Ryan and Anna E. (Sands) Ryan. His father was the longtime team...
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Martha P. Fischer

June 2, 2014

Topsfield-Miss Martha P. Fischer, 91, of Topsfield, died June 2nd, 2014 at Putnam Farms, Danvers following a brief illness. Born in Peabody, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Julia (Brooks) Fischer. She was raised and educated in West Peabody and was a graduate of Peabody High School. Martha continued her education receiving her teaching degree form the Perry Kindergarten Normal...
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Yolanda R. Marciano

May 28, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Miss Yolanda R. Marciano, 91, of Topsfield. Died Wednesday, May 28th , 2014 at Beverly Hospital, surrounded by her family. Born in Topsfield, she was the daughter of the late Carmine and Teresa (Coppola) Marciano. She was raised and educated in Topsfield and was a graduate of Topsfield High School. She continued her education at Bryant and Stratton Secretarial School in Boston...
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Florence (Haslam) Cole

May 23, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Florence (Haslam) Cole 93, beloved wife of the late John A. C. Cole, died Friday, May 23rd, 2014 at Putnam Farm in Danvers. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Florence (Newman) Haslam. She was raised and educated in Westport, Ct. She was a graduate of the North Field Mount Hermon School and attended Barnard College and graduated from...
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Anna Lucille Della Monica

May 23, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Anna Lucille Della Monica, 81 of Salem, beloved wife of John Della Monica of Salem, died unexpectedly, Friday, May 23rd, 2014 at Salem Hospital, surrounded by her family. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Maria (Femino) Della Monica. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. Anna received her Bachelor's Degree in Music...
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Marilyn P. (Robar) Fudge

May 21, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Marilyn P. (Robar) Fudge 78, of Topsfield, beloved wife of Ronald S. Fudge, died May 21st, 2014 at the Masconomet Healthcare Center in Topsfield, Surrounded by her loving family. Born in Medford, she was the daughter of the late Innes and Gladys (Sleeth) Robar. She was raised and educated in Medford and was a graduate of Medford High School, Class of 1954. She was a...
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Norris Edward Kenyon

May 17, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mr. Norris Edward Kenyon 85 of Topsfield and Mashpee, MA, beloved husband of Dorothea May (Baker) Kenyon, passed away, Saturday May 17th, 2014 at Beverly Hospital surrounded by his family. Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Norrie was the son of the late Clarence and Constance (Hatton) Kenyon. He is survived by his wife Dottie, of 63 years, his daughter, Terry Kenyon...
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Robert F. "Mike" Garrity

May 16, 2014

Mr. Robert F. "Mike" Garrity, 76, who grew up in Topsfield, Massachusetts, died peacefully at his home in Soquel, California on May 16, 2014. He was the son of the late James T. and Abbie M. (Doherty) Tirrell of Lynnfield, Massachusetts. Mike excelled at football and baseball as a member of Topsfield High School's Class of 1955. After graduating, he continued to play baseball with the...
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Evelyn C. (Moroney) Goodridge

May 14, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Evelyn Catherine (Moroney) Goodridge 95, of Salem beloved wife of the late Warren B. "Buddy" Goodridge, died unexpectedly, Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 at Massachusetts General Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in Salem, She was the daughter of the late James B. and Della (Feeney) Moroney. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School, class of...
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H. James St. Pierre

May 13, 2014

SALEM- Mr. H. James (Jim) St. Pierre, 78, of Salem, beloved husband of Mary L. (Moynihan) St. Pierre, died peacefully in his home on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 following a brief illness. He was surrounded by his loving family. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Lloyd and Helen (Redmond) St. Pierre. He was raised and educated in Salem, where he attended the former St. James Grammar...
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Barbara J. (Felton) Harlow

May 12, 2014

MIDDLETON- Mrs. Barbara J. (Felton) Harlow 85, of Amesbury, beloved wife of the late Joseph Harlow, died Monday, May 12th, 2014 at the Golden Living Center in Gloucester. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Leona (Kiley) Felton. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. A dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and great...
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Sara "Sally" Pritchard (Tutin) Meaney

May 11, 2014

TOPSFIELD – Mrs. Sara "Sally" Pritchard (Tutin) Meaney 80, of Topsfield, beloved wife of the late Robert F. Meaney, died Sunday morning, May 11th, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Cambridge, she was the daughter of the late Alfred H. and Elva (Pritchard) Tutin. She was raised and educated in Lexington and was a graduate of...
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Viola G. (Isabella) Costello

May 10, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mrs. Viola G. (Isabella) Costello 87, of Topsfield formerly of Cambridge , Tewksbury and Orlando, Fl, died peacefully, May 10th, 2014 in her sleep unexpectedly at the Masconomet Nursing and Rehab in Topsfield. Born in Cambridge, she was the daughter of the late Gennaro and Bettina (Vissela) Isabella. She was raised and educated in Cambridge. She was a long time resident of...
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Sandra J. (Picillo) Miller

May 10, 2014

DANVERS- Mrs. Sandra J. (Picillo) Miller 71, of Danvers beloved wife of Paul F. Miller, died peacefully May 10th, 2014 at Ledgewood Nursing Home in Beverly, unexpectedly, after a prolonged illness. Born in Malden, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Carmela (Lumia) Picillo. She was raised and educated in Malden and was a graduate of Bishop Cheverus School of Malden, class of 1960. ...
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James William Bryson

May 8, 2014

SALEM- Mr. James William Bryson 76, of South Lawrence, formerly of Salem, beloved husband of the late Margaret (Little) Bryson, died, Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Boston. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late William P. and Mary (Mahoney) Bryson. He was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of Lynn English High School. An honorably discharged...
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Gary Leon Lavender

May 7, 2014

SALEM- Mr. Gary Leon Lavender 65 of Salem, died unexpectedly, May 7th, 2014 at his home. Born in Salem, he was the son of the late Raymond G. Sr. and Eileen (Rooney) Lavender. He was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of Salem High School. He continued his education at the former Andover School of Business. An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a member...
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Gordon E. Williams

May 2, 2014

TOPSFIELD- Mr. Gordon E. Williams, 96, of Weare, NH formerly of Danvers, MA, beloved husband of the late Cynthia Williams (Kammann), died peacefully Friday May 2nd 2014 at the Masconomet Healthcare Center in Topsfield. Born on April 3rd, 1918 in Danvers, Ma, Gordon was the son of the late Ralph Williams, a former stock broker and Massachusetts State Representative, and Ellen, a dedicated...
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Helen (Koklas) LaBonte

November 25, 1925 - April 28, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Helen (Koklas) LaBonte,88 affectionately known as "The Popcorn Lady" of Salem, died April 28th, 2014 at Peabody Glen Nursing Home in Peabody. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Philip D. and Mary (Kapandritis) Koklas. She was raised and educated in Salem and was a lifelong resident of the City of Salem. Prior to her retirement, Helen carried on the family...
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Carlos V. Cunha

March 7, 1959 - April 26, 2014

Mr. Carlos V. Cunha, 55 of Haverhill, died April 26th, 2014 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. He was the beloved husband of Ellen (Perakis) Cunha. Born in Africa, he was the son of Laurieno and Luzia (Picanco) Cunha. He was raised in Africa and resided there for the first ten years of his life until moving to the Azores in Portugal where he and his family resided until the...
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Helen (Miedzionoski) Thibault

April 24, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Helen Thibault, 94 of North Andover, formerly of Salem, beloved wife of the late Raymond Thibault, died Thursday April 24, 2014 in the Sutton Hill Nursing Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Harrah, Oklahoma she was the daughter of the late Michael and Sophie Miedzionoski. At a young age she moved to Salem and received her education in the Salem School System. She...
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David Thomas Leary Sr.

April 22, 2014

MIDDLETON- Chief David Thomas Leary Sr., Retired Fire Chief of the Town of Middleton Fire Department, beloved husband of Nancy (Callahan) Leary, died unexpectedly, Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington surrounded by his family. Born in Beverly, he was the son of the late Joseph F. and Josephine Roberta (Atcher) Leary. He was raised and educated in Middleton. He received his...
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Randy James Steen

February 18, 1964 - April 22, 2014

Danvers-Mr. Randy J. Steen, 50 of Danvers, died Tuesday April 22, 2014 in the Kaplan Family Hospice House following a long courageous battle with diabetes. Born and raised in Danvers he was the beloved son of James and Nancy (Homan) Steen. Randy was educated in the Danvers school system and was a graduate of Danvers High School class of 1982. Mr. Steen had been employed by Four Star...
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Fabia "Bunny" French

April 20, 2014

SALEM- Mrs. Fabia "Bunny" (Burridge) French, 82, of Salem, died peacefully at her home on April 20, 2014 surrounded by love. She was the beloved wife of Frederick French, who she met when she was 14 and shared 63 years of marriage. Fay was born in Salem on September 5, 1931 to the late Captain Frederick and Anna (Leal) Burridge. She graduated from Salem High School with the class of 1949. ...
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Francis T. Dupuis

April 19, 2014

SALEM - Mr.Francis T. Dupuis, 87 of Salem, died suddenly, Saturday April 19, 2014 at Union Hospital, Lynn. He was the beloved husband of Olive (Townsend) Dupuis with whom he shared 64 years of marriage. Born in Lynn on April 14, 1927, son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (Lowell) Dupuis. He attended St. Mary's Boys High School in Lynn. An honorably discharged veteran he served his country...
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John A. McCormack

September 20, 1938 - April 19, 2014

Mr. John A. McCormack, 75, of Peabody formerly of Chelsea and Middleton, beloved husband of Elizabeth (Day) McCormack, died April 19, 2014, following a lengthy illness in the Kaplan Family Hospice House, Danvers surrounded by his family. Born in Chelsea he was the son of the late John L. and Lillian (MacLoed) McCormack. He was raised and educated in Chelsea and was a graduate of Everett...
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Carmelina "Millie" Bramante

April 13, 2014

DANVERS - Ms. Carmelina "Millie" Bramante 91, of Danvers died Sunday, April 13, 2014 in Beverly Hospital with her family at her side, following a brief illness. Born in Boston she was the daughter of the late Domenic and Lucia (Blandino) Bramante. She was raised and educated in Boston. Millie was a longtime resident of the Town of Danvers. A loving mother, grandmother and great...
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