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Dolores P. (Wimberly) Denison

January 17, 1928 - June 22, 2016

Dolores P. (Wimberly) Denison, 88, a resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. She was the wife of the late John W. Denison, Sr., Dominic Pupello and James J. Mellen. Born in Detroit, MI, she was educated in Iowa schools. Dolores was a resident of Stoughton for 22 years after living in Florida for over 15 years. She was an administrative assistant for many...
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Healy A. "Skip" Nowe, Jr

September 25, 1932 - June 21, 2016

Healy A. "Skip" Nowe, Jr., 83, died Tuesday, June 21, 2016, after a long illness. He was the husband of the late Geraldine A. (Snyder) Nowe. Born in Everett, Skip was raised and educated in the Everett and Malden area. He was a resident of Brockton for the past 15 years, previously living in Stoughton for many years. He was a Veteran of the US Air Force during the Korean Era. He worked as a...
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Maureen "Mo" (Murphy) DiStefano

December 23, 1956 - June 19, 2016

Maureen "Mo" (Murphy) DiStefano, 59, a lifelong resident of Stoughton, died Sunday, June 19, 2016 at the St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Brighton after a long and courageous battle with Multiple Sclerosis. She was the wife of 37 years of Anthony J. DiStefano. Born in Boston, she was raised and educated in Stoughton and was a 1974 graduate of Stoughton High School. Mrs. DiStefano also...
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Mary E. (Regan) Dixon

August 20, 1942 - June 16, 2016

Mary E. (Regan) Dixon, 73, a resident of Leisurewoods in Rockland, died peacefully at Seasons Hospice in Milton on Thursday, June 16, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Donald D. Dixon for 54 years. Daughter of the late Cornelius and Helen (Lawson) Regan, she was born and raised in Norwood and graduated from Norwood High School, Class of 1960. She was a resident of...
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Jose C. Soares

March 11, 1931 - June 14, 2016

Jose C. Soares, 85, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. He was the husband of the late Alexandrina (Braga) Soares. Son of the late Jose F. and Maria Conceicao (Costa) Soares, he was born and raised in Praia, Santa Maria, Azores, Portugal. Jose moved to Stoughton in 1970. He worked at Sharon Box and Lumber for 23 years before retiring in 1993....
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Barry L. Nickerson

June 12, 2016

Barry L. Nickerson, 64, of Stoughton, MA died June 12, 2016, at the family home. He was preceded by his parents Albert and Reta Nickerson. Barry graduated from Stoughton High in 1970, University of Massachusetts in Dartmouth and received a MBA from Babson College. Barry was passionate about cars, bringing his love of cars home with him on many occasions. Barry had a love of all things...
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Florence R. (Theriault) Wilkinson

February 28, 1924 - June 11, 2016

Florence R. (Theriault) Wilkinson, 92, died Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the West Acres Nursing Home in Brockton after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Howard D. Wilkinson. Born in Boston, she was raised and educated in Stoughton and was a graduate of Stoughton High School. She was a resident of Stoughton for many years and also spent many years in Brockton. Mrs....
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Sue W. (Carroll) Harris

December 11, 1928 - June 11, 2016

Sue W. (Carroll) Harris, 87, died Saturday, June 11, 2016, at the Copley at Stoughton Nursing Home in Stoughton after a period of failing health. Born in Alcoa, TN, she was raised and educated in Alcoa and Maryville, TN Schools. She was a longtime resident of Brockton and also lived in Pawtucket, RI for many years. Mrs. Harris worked at the Wrentham State Hospital in Wrentham for several years...
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Phyllis L. (Martini) Jordan

June 27, 1921 - June 9, 2016

Phyllis L. (Martini) Jordan, 94, a resident of Brockton, passed away at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Thursday, June 9, 2016. She was the wife of the late Arthur E. Jordan. Daughter of the late Stanley J. and Mary Martini, she was born in Boston and raised in the North End. Phyllis was a resident of Norwood for 27 years before moving to Brockton 19 years ago. She was a...
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Owen F. Gillis

January 17, 1942 - June 8, 2016

Owen F. Gillis, 74, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at the Tufts Medical Center in Boston after a short illness. Born in Boston, he was raised in Dorchester and was a graduate of Cathedral High School in Boston. Mr. Gillis was a Veteran of the United States Navy. He worked as a Postal Clerk for the United States Postal Services in several of Boston's neighborhood...
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Joseph R. Bisbee

August 21, 1981 - June 6, 2016

Joseph R. "Biz" Bisbee, 34, died suddenly, Monday, June 6 at his home in Canton. He was the beloved son of Suzanne (Boudreau) Bisbee and Richard J. Bisbee of Canton, formerly of Stoughton. Born in Boston, he was raised and educated in Stoughton and attended Stoughton High School. Mr. Bisbee was a resident of Canton for the past 12 years. He worked as a Roofer for M. J. Ambrose Roofing in...
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Patrick J. Carroll

July 19, 1954 - June 3, 2016

Patrick J. Carroll, 61, a resident of Stoughton, died at the Beth Israel Medical Center Boston on Friday, June 3, 2016. He was the husband of Noreen (Bunn) Carroll. Born in Quincy, Patrick graduated from Stoughton High School and entered the United States Army. He was a proud member of the Local 25 Teamsters Union. Pat enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. In...
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Jeanine L. DeBay

October 18, 1968 - June 2, 2016

Jeanine L. DeBay, 47, a lifelong resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly at home on Thursday, June 2, 2016. Daughter of Helen T. (McCracken) Debay Hunter of Stoughton and the late John D. Debay, she was born in Boston and educated in Stoughton schools. Jeanine was a customer service representative at Melmar, Inc. in Randolph for many years. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family. ...
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Natalia (Nunes) Silva

December 7, 1937 - May 29, 2016

Natalia (Nunes) Silva, 78, a resident of Taunton, died peacefully at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence, RI on Sunday, May 29, 2016. Daughter of the late Joaquin and Maria (Braz) Nunes, she was born and raised in Corvo, Azores, Portugal. She resided in Terceira, Azores, Portugal for many years before moving to Stoughton in 1970. She resided in Taunton for the past 27 years. ...
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Nicole L. (Gosset) Maioli

March 2, 1930 - May 26, 2016

Nicole L. (Gosset) Maioli, 86, of North Easton, formerly of West Barnstable and a longtime resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly at Boston Medical Center on Thursday, May 26, 2016. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis E. Maioli, who passed away 4 months ago. Born in Saint-Aubin-en-Bray, France, she was raised and educated in Beauvais, France. She met her husband Francis on the SS...
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Allen B. Morse, Jr.

June 2, 1926 - May 25, 2016

Allen B. Morse, Jr., 89, a resident of East Bridgewater, died peacefully at Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center in Milton on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. He was the husband of Lois (West) Morse. Born in Everett, he was raised and educated in Kennebunk, ME. He resided in Kankakee, IL for 35 years before living in Randolph for 15 years and East Bridgewater for the past 16 years. Allen was a Carpenter...
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Richard E. Willis

October 10, 1940 - May 24, 2016

Richard E. Willis, 75, a longtime resident of West Bridgewater, died at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. He was the husband of the late Joan E. (Hampe) Willis. Born in Brockton, he was raised and educated in Randolph. He resided in West Bridgewater for the past 50 years. Richard was a fork lift operator for Shaw's in East Bridgewater for 35 years before...
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Joan (Guaragna) Campanello

January 7, 1936 - May 22, 2016

Joan (Guaragna) Campanello, 80, died Sunday, May 22, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. She was the wife of the late Joseph Campanello. Born and raised in Dorchester, she was educated in Boston Schools and was a graduate of Girls High School. Mrs. Campanello was a resident of Stoughton for over 50 years. She worked as a Customer Service Representative at Liberty Mutual...
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Steven D. Mitchell

July 6, 1952 - May 22, 2016

Steven D. Mitchell, 63, a lifelong resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Sunday, May 22, 2016. He was the husband of Jeanne M. (Charlebois) Mitchell. Born in Brockton, he was educated in Stoughton schools and graduated from Boston Trade High School. Steven was a longtime plumber and owned F. Mitchell & Son Plumbing in Stoughton before retiring...
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Denise F. (McKain) Birchmore

April 19, 1964 - May 18, 2016

Denise F. (McKain) Birchmore, 52, died Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at the Tufts Medical Center in Boston after a long illness. Born in Tewksbury, she was raised in Dorchester and Stoughton and was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 1982. She was a longtime resident of Stoughton. Mrs. Birchmore worked as a payroll clerk at Howard Johnson's in Milton several years ago. In her free time,...
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Martha A. (Skelly) Keane

August 27, 1945 - May 14, 2016

Martha A. (Skelly) Keane, 70, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Saturday, May 14, 2016 after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Thomas G. Keane. Born in Boston, she was raised in Hyde Park and graduated from Hyde Park High School, Class of 1963. Mrs. Keane was a resident of Stoughton for the past 44 years. ...
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Joseph R. Dawe, Jr.

January 18, 1929 - May 11, 2016

Joseph R. Dawe, Jr., age 87, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully on May 11, 2016 at Heights Crossing in Brockton after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's Disease. He was the beloved husband of 63 years of Dorothy (Knell) Dawe. Born in Everett, he was raised and educated in Revere and was a 1947 graduate of Revere High School and earned both his Bachelor's Degree and Master's Degree...
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Julia A. (Kelliher) McMahon

April 12, 1932 - May 7, 2016

Julia A. (Kelliher) McMahon, 84, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the BayPointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Brockton after a period of failing health. Born in Quincy, she was raised in Quincy and was a graduate of Quincy High Schools. She was a longtime resident of Stoughton. Mrs. McMahon was a dedicated homemaker and mother. In her free time, she enjoyed traveling to Foxwoods with her...
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Adolf R. Jackle

March 27, 1940 - May 7, 2016

Adolf R. Jackle, 75, a resident of Brockton, died at Southeast Rehabilitation and Care Center in Easton on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Born in Boston, he was raised and educated in West Roxbury. Adolf was the owner of Jackle's Bakery in Brockton for many years. He then worked for his son at O'Brien's Bakery in Quincy before retiring 5 years ago. He was a member of the Mass. Retailer Bakery...
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Erwins Albert

March 24, 1980 - May 6, 2016

Erwins Albert, 36, a resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Friday, May 6, 2016. Son of Nemours and Marie C.P. "Paula" (Ligonde) Albert of Stoughton, he was born in Boston and was raised in Hyde Park for 11 years before moving to Stoughton 13 years ago. Erwins was a graduate of Don Bosco Technical High School, Class of 1998 and attended Mount...
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Isabell M. (Supitkowsky) Cocchi

September 12, 1934 - May 2, 2016

Isabell M. (Supitkowsky) Cocchi, 81, passed away peacefully on May 2, 2016 at Evergreen Hospice, Spring Hill, Florida. She was born in Boston to Anna (Hardy) Supitkowsky and Mac McDermott. She resided in Stoughton for over 50 years. Isabell enjoyed playing cards with her family, going to Bingo and loved to bowl. She also loved going to Foxwoods with "Dad." But most of all she cherished...
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John R. Tobin, Jr.

October 29, 1926 - May 2, 2016

John R. Tobin, Jr., a longtime resident of Stoughton, died at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Monday, May 2, 2016. He was the husband of Anna M. (McStowe) Tobin for 68 years. Son of the late John R. and Catherine Tobin, he was born in Boston, raised in Dorchester and graduated from Boston Technical High School, Class of 1945. He was a Yeoman 3rd Class in the U.S. Navy and a...
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Asem Fawzy Hessein

September 20, 1985 - May 1, 2016

Asem "Awesome" Fawzy Hessein, at age 30 suffered a Cardiovascular, Aortic dissection and died suddenly. He was the beloved husband of Lynne A. Mills-Fawzy and they lived happily in Stoughton MA. Born in Alexandria Egypt, he came to the United States 6 years ago. He was a resident of Stoughton for the past 4 years. He loved the gym and was determined to be Mr. Olympia one day. He traveled the...
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Carl F. Crocetti

May 25, 1953 - May 1, 2016

Carl F. Crocetti, 62, passed away Sunday evening, May 1st after a short decline in health over the past year. Born on May 25th, 1953 he was the only son of the late Alfred and Valrie Crocetti of Stoughton and was a Stoughton resident during his entire lifetime. Survived by son, Carlo and his wife Catherine, Carl immensely enjoyed his four grandchildren, Carlo, Julianna, Luca, and Ana Crocetti...
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Anne E. (Birtwistle) Silva

February 10, 1943 - April 30, 2016

Anne E. (Birtwistle) Silva, 73, died Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Cape Heritage Nursing Home in Sandwich after a long period of failing health. Born in Providence, RI, she was raised in Stoughton and was a graduate of St. Patrick's High School in Brockton. She was a resident of Sandwich for the past 7 years, previously living in Attleboro for 15 years and in Stoughton for many years. She...
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Lori Ann Mellett

May 13, 1970 - April 30, 2016

Lori Ann Mellett, 45, died Saturday, April 30, 2016, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Plymouth after being stricken ill in her home. Born in Boston, she was raised in Randolph and was a graduate of Blue Hills Regional Technical High School in Canton. She worked as a Personal Caretaker for many years. She previously worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant at New Pond Village in Walpole...
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Donald W. Haggerty

February 18, 1937 - April 29, 2016

Donald W. Haggerty, 79, died April 29, 2016 at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, after a short period of failing health. He was the husband of 60 years of Joan A. "Tootsie" (Larkin) Haggerty. Born in Boston, he was raised and educated Dorchester and Jamaica Plain and was a graduate of Boys Latin. He was a Veteran of the US Army. Mr. Haggerty was a member of Ironworkers Local...
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Pauline E. (Bates) Thompson

March 21, 1938 - April 28, 2016

Pauline E. (Bates) Thompson, 78, died Thursday, April 28, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, after a long period of failing health. She was the wife of 32 years of Otis F. Thompson of Brockton. Born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada, she was raised and educated in Glace Bay. Mrs. Thompson moved to the United States at age 16 and settled in Mission Hill. She was a resident...
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Jose B. Sousa

September 18, 1950 - April 27, 2016

Jose B. Sousa, 65, died Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at his home in Stoughton, surrounded by his loving family after a long illness. He was the husband of 38 years of Rosa M. (Dias) Sousa. Born in Santa Maria, Azores, Portugal, he was raised and educated in Santa Maria. He was a Veteran of the Portuguese Army. Mr. Sousa came to the United States in 1975 and settled in Stoughton, where he has...
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Timothy C. Purdy

September 7, 1979 - April 26, 2016

Timothy C. Purdy, 36, died April 26, 2016, after suffering from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born in Stoughton, he was a longtime resident of Stoughton and a graduate of Stoughton High School, class of 1998 and was a member of the basketball team. He moved to Taunton about one year ago. Known to many as "Uncle Timmy", he worked at Totman Brothers and 138 Equipment in Stoughton...
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Josephine "Betty" (Boucher) Hudson

December 28, 1940 - April 24, 2016

Josephine E. "Betty" (Boucher) Hudson, 75, died Sunday, April 24 at the Brockton Hospital. Born in Boston, she was raised in Jamaica Plain and was a graduate of Boston Schools. She was a resident of Brockton since 1979. Mrs. Hudson was a dedicated homemaker and mother to her four sons. After raising her family, she worked for Hub Mail in Boston and Harte Hanks in Brockton. She retired...
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Dorothy Elaine (Parker) Tierney

February 5, 1938 - April 24, 2016

Dorothy Elaine (Parker) Tierney, 78, a resident of Raynham, died peacefully at home on Sunday, April 24, 2016. She was the wife of the late Edward R. Tierney and Frederick Ienello. Born and raised in Quincy, she was a graduate of Quincy High School. Dorothy resided in Taunton for 15 years before moving to Raynham over a year ago. She worked for Boston Mutual in Canton for 8 years before...
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Caitlyn M. O'Connell

January 12, 1988 - April 23, 2016

Caitlyn M. O'Connell, 28, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly on Saturday, April 23. Born in and raised in Stoughton, she was a 2007 graduate of Stoughton High School. She worked as a waitress at Friendly's since 2013 and previously worked as a Medical Assistant at Granite Medical in Quincy. In her free time, Caitlyn enjoyed photography, reading, crafts and spending time with...
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Mary Terese (Cronin) Spaulding

November 16, 1961 - April 23, 2016

Mary Terese (Cronin) Spaulding, 54, a resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Highgate Manor in Dedham on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Daughter of Peg (Sheehan) Cronin of Stoughton and the late Joseph L. Cronin, she was born in Natick and raised in Stoughton. She resided in Wareham for 7 years before moving back to Stoughton a year ago. Mary was a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening, baking,...
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Anthony Fernandes

March 25, 1923 - April 23, 2016

Anthony Fernandes, 93, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Saturday, April 23, 2016. He was the husband of the late Margaret (Pombo) Fernandes. Born in Stoughton, he was raised and educated in Madeira, Portugal before moving to Stoughton in 1942. Anthony worked for American Biltrite in Stoughton for 35 years before working for Draper Bros. in...
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Jose P. Freitas

October 29, 1959 - April 23, 2016

Jose P. Freitas, 56, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at the Tippett House in Needham on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Son of the late Jose E. and Maria P. (Pedro) Freitas, he was born in Caveira, Flores, Azores, Portugal. He was educated in Flores and Stoughton schools. Jose was a resident of Stoughton for 50 years. He was a maintenance worker at the Knollsbrook Condominium...
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Marie Anne "Faustanie" (Denis) Gay

February 15, 1929 - April 21, 2016

Marie Anne "Faustanie" (Denis) Gay, 87, a resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Copley at Stoughton on Thursday, April 21, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Wesner Gay. Daughter of the late Fontane and Gracelia (Wagnac) Denis, she was born in Arniquet, Haiti and raised and educated in Les Cayes, Haiti. Mrs. Gay owned a store and bakery in Les Cayes, Haiti...
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Hanna (Richter) Mathur

April 15, 1946 - April 19, 2016

Hanna (Richter) Mathur, 70, died peacefully, surrounded by her family and friends, Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at her home in Stoughton, after a long battle with cancer. She was married to and cherished by Rajendra "Raja" Mathur for 48 years. Born in Kellinghusen, Germany, she was raised and educated in Germany. She came to the United States in 1967 and settled in Syracuse, NY. In 1971, she...
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Debra J. (McDonough) MacKay

June 11, 1959 - April 12, 2016

Debra J. (McDonough) MacKay, 56, died after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington surrounded by her loving family. She was the Beloved Wife of 33 years of MSGT Paul S. MacKay, USAF (Ret.), including 24 years as a USAF military spouse. Born in Boston, she was raised and educated in Stoughton and was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class...
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Henry F. Borgeson, Jr.

October 10, 1951 - March 29, 2016

Henry F. Borgeson, Jr., 64, a resident of Brockton, died unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, March 29, 2016. Son of the late Henry F. and Elsa J. (Beatty) Borgeson, he was born and raised in Stoughton and graduated from Stoughton High School. He also went to Henry O. Peabody Culinary School in Norwood. He was a lifelong resident of Stoughton before moving to Brockton 10 years ago. Henry served...
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Dorothy M. (Gagnon) Carbone

March 8, 1927 - March 28, 2016

Dorothy M. (Gagnon) Carbone, 89, died Monday, March 28, 2016 at the Copley at Stoughton Nursing Home in Stoughton after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late James T. Carbone. Born in Boston, she was raised in Readville and Hyde Park and was a graduate of Hyde Park High School. Mrs. Carbone was a resident of Stoughton for over 65 years. She was a dedicated homemaker who also...
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Frank Robert Gallo

August 13, 1940 - March 26, 2016

Frank Robert Gallo, 75, a longtime resident of Hanson, died suddenly at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston on Saturday, March 26, 2016. He was the husband of Leanne (Kennedy) Gallo for almost 50 years. Son of the late Joseph and Mary Gallo, he was born in Boston, raised in Stoughton and graduated from Stoughton High School. He resided in Hanson for over 40 years. He was an...
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Logan O. Colon

March 21, 2016 - March 25, 2016

Logan O. Colon, newborn son of Ashley (Ottaviano) Colon and Ismeal Colon, Jr. of Stoughton, died Friday, March 25 at the Tufts Floating Hospital for Children in Boston. He was born Monday, March 21 in Brockton. He was the brother of Alianna F. Colon and Landon M. Colon of Stoughton. Logan was the grandson of Richard and Joanne Saltmarsh of Stoughton, Maria Riveira of Dorchester, Ismeal Colon...
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Edward Barker

March 14, 1925 - March 25, 2016

Edward Barker, 91, died Friday, March 25, 2016 at the Copley at Stoughton Nursing Home in Stoughton, surrounded by his devoted friends. He was the husband of the late Judith (Crawford) Barker. Born in Boston, he moved to Brockton at age 3, was raised and educated in Brockton and attended Brockton Schools. He left school early and entered the United States Marine Corps and honorably served in...
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Jose J. Furtado

September 10, 1933 - March 24, 2016

Jose J. Furtado, 82, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at home on Thursday, March 24, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Cecilia H. (Frade) Furtado for 58 years. Born and raised in Flores, Azores, Portugal, he moved to Canada in 1960, then to Nevada in 1966 before settling in Stoughton in 1969. Jose worked for Cumberland Farms for many years then for...
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Isidoro J. Lourenco

April 4, 1925 - March 21, 2016

Isidoro J. Lourenco, 90, died Monday, March 21, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton after a period of failing health. He was the husband of the late Filomena C. (Silveira) Lourenco. Born in Ponta Delgada, Flores, Portugal, he was raised and educated in Flores. Mr. Lourenco raised his family there and worked as a farmer. He came to the United States and settled in Stoughton,...
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Madeline T. (Hogan) Roach

January 28, 1926 - March 18, 2016

Madeline T. (Hogan) Roach, 90, passed Friday, March 18, 2016, at the Copley at Stoughton Nursing Home in Stoughton after a short illness, surrounded by her devoted family. She was the wife of the late Chief Paul J. Roach, Stoughton FD (Ret.). Born in Norwood, she was raised in Stoughton and educated at St. Mary's School and Stoughton High School. She was a dedicated homemaker and mother. In...
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Marilyn A. (Matthews) Crifo

October 8, 1936 - March 18, 2016

Marilyn A. (Matthews) Crifo, 79, a longtime resident of Raynham and Stoughton, died Friday, March 18, 2016 at Morton Hospital in Taunton. She was the wife of the late Salvatore J. Crifo. Born in Boston, she was raised and educated in West Roxbury and graduated from Roslindale High School. She owned Marilyn's Salon in Dedham for over 20 years. Marilyn also worked as a nanny for many years. In...
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Ana A. (Fortuna) Faria

July 27, 1931 - March 14, 2016

Ana A. (Fortuna) Faria, 84, died Monday, March 14, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Manuel Faria. Born in Portuguese Islands of the Azores, on the island of Faial, she was raised and educated on Faial and lived there until coming to the United States. Mrs. Faria came to the States in 1959 and settled in...
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Ann (Doucette) McCabe

May 19, 1929 - March 10, 2016

Ann (Doucette) McCabe, 86, a resident of Bridgewater, died at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Thursday, March 10, 2016. She was the wife of the late William J. McCabe, Jr. Born and raised in Wakefield, she was a graduate of Wakefield High School. Ann resided in Bridgewater for the past 7 years after living in Stoughton for 50 years. She was an office manager at BFI Industries...
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Robert C. "Buddy/Bob" Haynes

May 14, 1938 - March 9, 2016

Robert C. "Buddy/Bob" Haynes, 77, of Boylston, passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the Rose Monahan Hospice Home in Worcester. He was born in Boston, the son of the late Clifford E. and Evelyn (Jenne) Haynes. He leaves his wife, Judith, of 55 years, daughter Cheryl, son Kendall and his wife Susanne Haynes, granddaughter Jasmine and grandson, Air Force Cpt. Dustin Haynes and great...
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Roger S. Pushee

July 30, 1928 - March 8, 2016

Roger S. Pushee, 87, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. He was the husband of the late Patricia (Coady) Pushee. Born in Rockport, he was a graduate of Roxbury Memorial High School. Roger was a Corporal in the U.S. Army and a Veteran of World War II. He was a resident of Stoughton for the past 52 years. Mr. Pushee was a Senior Custodian for...
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Rene J. Cabrera

June 1, 1944 - March 7, 2016

Rene J. Cabrera, 71, a longtime resident of Stoughton, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Monday, March 7, 2016. He was the husband of Leovigilda C. (Camot) Cabrera for 46 years. Son of Adelaida (Jopson) Cabrera of Brockton and the late Candelario Cabrera, he was born and raised in Jaro, Iloilo City, Philippines. He was a...
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Ruth May (Alexander) Sutton

November 26, 1933 - March 7, 2016

Ruth May (Alexander) Sutton, 82, a longtime resident of Sharon, died peacefully at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Monday, March 7, 2016. She was the wife of Clinton E. Sutton for 46 years. Born in Helena, AR, she was raised and educated in Kansas City, KS. She also graduated from Boston University School of Dentistry with a certificate for Dental Technician. Ruth was a resident...
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Daniel N. Anagnoston, Sr.

May 19, 1925 - March 5, 2016

Daniel N. Anagnoston, Sr., 90, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Brighton on Saturday, March 5, 2016. He was the husband of Marguerite (Green) Anagnoston for over 68 years. Son of the late Nicholas and Demetra, he was born in Canton and graduated from Canton High School in 1942. He was Foreman and Supervisor for Plymouth Rubber in Canton and...
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John F. Flannery, Jr.

April 30, 1944 - March 4, 2016

John F. Flannery, Jr.of Sharon, formerly of Roslindale, died peacefully on March 4th at the age of 71. Loving husband of Janet (Gunn). Proud father of John M. of South Boston and Jill Werner and her husband Bill of Medfield. Cherished "Gramps" to Jack, Charlie, Megan, and Nolan. Devoted brother of Joseph and his wife Elizabeth, Katherine Moss and George Keliher, and the late Edward of Newton....
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Robert A. Mayo

November 8, 1936 - March 3, 2016

Robert A. Mayo, 79, a resident of Tavares, Florida, died peacefully in Tavares on March 3, 2016. He was the husband of the late Jacqueline Mayo. Born and raised in Canton, he was a graduate of Canton High School. Robert resided in Stoughton for many years. He was a member of the I.B.E.W. Local 103 in Dorchester for many years before retiring in 1998 and then moved to Florida. Mr. Mayo...
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Ruth E. "Betty" (Rogers) Schaffer

May 2, 1949 - March 2, 2016

Ruth E. "Betty" (Rogers) Schaffer, 66, died unexpectedly on March 2, 2016 at her home in Worcester. Born and raised in Stoughton, she was a graduate of Stoughton High School and the Mount Auburn School of Nursing in Cambridge. She was a resident of Worcester for the past two years, previously spending several years in Holland, MA. Mrs. Schaffer most recently worked as a Registered Nurse at the...
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Khacher S. Dostoomian

May 7, 1927 - March 1, 2016

Khacher S. Dostoomian, 88, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Copley at Stoughton on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. He was the husband of the late Mariam R. (Sarkisian) Dostoomian for 60 years. Born in Boston, he was raised and educated in South Boston, graduating from South Boston High School. Khacher was a Seaman 1st Class in the U.S. Navy and a Veteran of World War II. He...
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Elizabeth J. "Betty" (Hull) Dawe

October 4, 1926 - February 25, 2016

Elizabeth J. "Betty" (Hull) Dawe, 89, a longtime resident of Marshfield, died peacefully at Royal Cape Cod Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Buzzards Bay on Thursday, February 25, 2016. She was the wife of the late John A. Dawe. Born in Beatrice, Nebraska, she was raised in Kansas and Oregon. Betty was a homemaker who raised her family in Stoughton, where she resided for many years before...
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Claire M. (Kelley) Kemp

November 20, 1919 - February 25, 2016

Claire M. (Kelley) Kemp, 96, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at WakeMed Center in Raleigh, NC on February 25, 2016. She was the wife of the late Alfred J. Kemp. Born in Stoughton, she was a graduate of Stoughton High School. She was a lifelong resident of Stoughton before moving to Foxboro in 2010. She resided in Foxboro for 4 years before moving to West Palm Beach, Florida...
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Anthony T. Novello

August 3, 1924 - February 25, 2016

Anthony T. Novello, 91, the Retired Chief of the Stoughton Fire Department, died Wednesday, February 25, at the Copley at Stoughton Nursing Home. He was the husband of 63 years of Jeanne A. (Frazier) Novello. Born in East Boston, he was raised and educated in Everett and was a graduate of Everett High School Class of 1943. While at Everett High School, he played football, baseball and ran...
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Sheree A. (Catalano) Keiser

December 19, 1955 - February 24, 2016

Sheree (Catalano) Keiser, 60, died unexpectedly on February 24, 2016 after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. She was the wife of Eric Keiser. Born in Boston, she was raised and educated in Stoughton and was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 1973. Mrs. Keiser was a longtime resident of Texas. In her free time, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. In...
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Mary A. Pappas

October 29, 1920 - February 23, 2016

Mary A. Pappas, 95, died February 23, 2016 at the Brockton Hospital after a period of failing health. Daughter of the late Charles and Angela (Gianopoulos) Pappas, she was born in Ipswich and raised and educated in Stoughton and was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 1940 where she was a member of the basketball and field hockey teams. She was a lifelong resident of Stoughton. Mary...
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Joao A. Vasconcelos

August 10, 1923 - February 23, 2016

Joao A. Vasconcelos, 92, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. He was the husband of the late Maria G. (Freitas) Vasconcelos. Born and raised in Flores, Azores, Portugal, he served in the Portuguese Army for 4 years. He resided in Stoughton since 1971. Mr. Vasconcelos was a machine operator at Qual-Craft...
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Rita E. (Willis) Kelly

February 18, 1930 - February 23, 2016

Rita E. (Willis) Kelly, 86, died Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston surrounded by her loving family after a short period of failing health. She was the wife of the late John G. Kelly. Born and raised in Stoughton, she was a life-long resident of Stoughton and was a graduate of St. Mary's School in Stoughton and St. John's High School in Canton. ...
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David B Rodrigues

November 20, 1911 - February 20, 2016

David B. Rodrigues, 104, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at the Copley at Stoughton on Saturday, February 20, 2016. He was the husband of the late Ines (Amaral) Rodrigues. Born and raised in San Miguel, Azores, Portugal, he resided in Stoughton since 1967. David worked at Stoughton Diner for many years before retiring many years ago. He enjoyed traveling to Portugal and...
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Lorraine F. (Phillips) Roche

July 6, 1917 - February 19, 2016

Lorraine F. (Phillips) Roche, 98, a lifelong resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton on Friday, February 19, 2016. She was the wife of the late Kenneth C. Roche. Born in Brockton, she was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 1935. Lorraine worked for JW Wood in Stoughton for 20 years then worked as a bookkeeper at Crimmins Nursing Home in Stoughton...
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Joseph A. Henriques

November 11, 1944 - February 17, 2016

Joseph A. Henriques, 71, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. He was the husband of Maria E. (Cunha) Henriques. Born in the Azores on the island of Flores, he was raised and educated there and came to the states at age 18 and settled in Stoughton. He worked for several area companies, notably the Steadfast Rubber...
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Mark Alan Lebeaux

January 10, 1954 - February 12, 2016

Mark Alan Lebeaux, 62, of Norton, passed away Friday, February 12th, after a long illness. He was the loving husband of Lynne (LeBlanc) Lebeaux and the loving father of his sons and their longtime partners Jon Lebeaux and Cristine Pardo of Berkley and Daniel Lebeaux and Raina Mellor of Norton. Further survived by special extended family and friends, he will be fondly remembered for his love and...
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Margaret A. "Margie" (Webster) Lynch

December 5, 1937 - February 10, 2016

Margaret A. "Margie" (Webster) Lynch, 78, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 after a long battle with her health. She was the wife of Donald E. Lynch. Daughter of the late Hazel (Webster) Henson and John Henson, she was born in Ardmore, OK. She has resided in Stoughton since 1966. Margie was a loving wife,...
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Beverly A. (Wilding) Mahoney

April 21, 1929 - February 10, 2016

Beverly A. (Wilding) Mahoney, 86, died Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. She was the wife of the late John J. "Joe" Mahoney. Born in Pawtucket, RI, she moved to Stoughton in the 5th Grade and was a graduate of Stoughton Schools. She also graduated from the Brockton Academy of Beauty Culture. Mrs. Mahoney lived at Leisurewoods in Rockland for...
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Alain Jean Beaulieu

June 14, 1965 - February 9, 2016

Alain Jean Beaulieu, 50, a resident of West Wareham, died unexpectedly on February 9, 2016 at the Tobey Hospital in Wareham. He was the husband of Anna P. Araujo Beaulieu. Son of Yvon and Gitane (Villeneuve) Beaulieu, he was born and raised in Hull, Quebec, Canada. He resided in Hollywood, FL for 15 years before moving to West Wareham 15 years ago. Alain worked at AB Signs, which he ran with...
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Blanche N. (Page) Sellars

January 8, 1929 - February 7, 2016

Blanche N. (Page) Sellars, 87, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died Sunday, February 7, at the New England Sinai Hospital in Stoughton after a period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Joseph E. Sellars. Born in Quincy, she moved to Stoughton as a young girl and was raised and educated in Stoughton. She was a graduate of Stoughton Schools. Mrs. Sellars raised her family in...
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Dean M. "Pooka" Puljanowski

February 24, 1954 - February 6, 2016

Dean M. "Pooka" Puljanowski, 61, a lifelong resident of Stoughton, died Saturday, February 6, 2015 at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after a period of failing health. Born and raised in Stoughton, he was a graduate of Stoughton High School. Mr. Puljanowski was a proud Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He worked for the Town of Stoughton in the Water Department for...
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Kaleigh A. Kenyon

January 6, 2010 - February 5, 2016

Kaleigh A. Kenyon, 6, died Friday, February 5, 2016, at the Children's Hospital in Boston after a tragic accident. She was the beloved daughter of David S. and Tammy M. (Lyman) Kenyon of Canton. Born in Brockton, she was a resident of Canton for the past 4 years, previously living in Norton. She was a kindergarten student at the Dean S. Luce School in Canton. Kaleigh loved to play outside...
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Marshall Sumner Wilkins

June 10, 1925 - February 2, 2016

Marshall Sumner Wilkins, born on June 10, 1925 and of Sharon, the son of Sarah Flint Wilkins and Arthur Hamilton Wilkins, passed away suddenly and peacefully on February 2, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. In April 1961, Marshall married the love of his life, Beverly M. (Fulton) Wilkins. In addition to his wife, Marshall was the loving father to his daughters, Lesley Arlene Wilkins and...
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Christopher A. Russell

January 31, 2016

Christopher A. Russell was born in Ft. Benning, GA and spent his childhood exploring the world as an "Army Brat." At 18 years old, he joined the Army and went on to proudly serve his country in the Vietnam War. As a young man, Chris greatly enjoyed performing with the Bordeaux Dinner Theater in Fayetteville, NC. He married the love of his life in 2003 and they spent many happy years together. ...
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Jeanne M. (Hemphill) Parenteau

December 15, 1935 - January 31, 2016

Jeanne M. (Hemphill) Parenteau, 80, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died Sunday, January 31 at her home, surrounded by her beloved family. She was the wife of the late Walter Parenteau, Boston PD (Ret.). Born in Boston, she was raised and educated in Dorchester and was a graduate of Boston Schools. Mrs. Parenteau was a resident of Stoughton for many years, before retiring to Port Charlotte,...
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James F. "Moe" Waldron

April 16, 1923 - January 28, 2016

James F. "Moe" Waldron, 92, died Thursday, January 28, 2016 at the Charwell House in Norwood after a long period of failing health. He was the husband of the late Anna (Smith) Waldron. Born and raised in Roxbury, he was a graduate of Mission High School and also was a graduate of Boston University. Mr. Waldron was a resident of Sharon for many years. He was a Proud Veteran of the US Army and...
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John F. Golden

October 3, 1938 - January 28, 2016

John F. Golden, 77, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at home on Thursday, January 28, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Beverly P. (Brown) Golden for 56 years. Son of the late Francis W. and Helen H. (Morse) Golden, he was born in Boston, raised in Jamaica Plain, New Hampshire and Boston and graduated from Roslindale High School. He was a resident of...
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Donna A. (Caron) Silva

April 18, 1944 - January 25, 2016

Donna A. (Caron) Silva, 71, a longtime resident of Easton, died at Southeast Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center in Easton on Monday, January 25, 2016. She was the wife of Jevel J. Silva. Daughter of the late Daniel and Thelma (Stone) Caron, she was born and raised in Fall River before moving to Stoughton. Donna was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 1962. She was a resident of...
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Eva Margot (Matzik) Andrews

November 10, 1913 - January 23, 2016

Eva M. (Matzik) Andrews, 102, died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at the Jordan Hospital in Plymouth. Born in Germany, she came to the United States in 1953 and was a resident of Stoughton from 1956-1993. In 1993 she moved to Duxbury where she lived until her death. She was a dedicated homemaker. While in Germany, she was an actress and opera singer and also was an accomplished pianist. She...
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Mabel E. (White) Costello

September 16, 1936 - January 23, 2016

Mabel E. (White) Costello, 79, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly Saturday, January 23 at her home. She was the wife of the late Edward T. Costello. Born in Readville, she was raised and educated in Roslindale and was a graduate of Roslindale High School. Mrs. Costello was a resident of Stoughton since 1961 and a member and Elder of the Mohegan Tribe of Indians. She worked as...
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Francis E. Maioli

January 22, 1924 - January 21, 2016

Francis E. Maioli, a longtime teacher and resident of Stoughton and West Barnstable, died Thursday night, January 21, the day before his 92nd birthday. He was the beloved husband of 61 years of Nicole L. (Gosset) Maioli. Born in Verrucchio, Italy, he came to the US at age 3 and settled in Roxbury. He was raised in Roxbury, Dorchester and Savin Hill and was a graduate of Roxbury Memorial High...
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Brian W. Croke

June 18, 1977 - January 20, 2016

Brian W. Croke, 38, a resident of Halifax, died unexpectedly at Massachusetts General Hospital on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. Son of William L. Croke of Halifax and the late Carol A. (Larkin) Croke, he was born in Stoughton and raised in Bridgewater. Brian was a graduate of Bristol-Plymouth Regional Technical School in Taunton, Class of 1996. In addition to his father, Brian is survived by...
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Mary Frances (Hastings) Shea

April 4, 1925 - January 18, 2016

Mary Frances (Hastings) Shea, 90, a resident of Canton, died peacefully at Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton on Monday, January 18, 2016. She was the wife of the late Thomas J. Shea. Daughter of the late John V. and Mary F. (Donovan) Hastings, she was born in Boston, raised in Hyde Park and graduated from Hyde Park High School. Mary was a resident of Canton for the past 2 years after living in...
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Elisa Christine Schrifl-Falcione

January 9, 1920 - January 16, 2016

Elisa Christine Schrifl-Falcione, a longtime resident of Sharon, died at home on January 16, 2016. During her 96 year lifetime Elisa experienced many historical, political and cultural changes that would affect her own lifestyle and outlook on life. Born as the only child to Alois and Emma (Pohl) Schrifl in Corbach-Waldeck, Germany, Elisa spent her youth on the family estate in Wimpassing,...
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Nancy C. (Bellows) Roberts

January 27, 1933 - January 15, 2016

Nancy C. (Bellows) Roberts, 82, a longtime resident of Yarmouthport, died Friday, January 15, 2016 at the Cape Cod Hospital after a period of failing health. She was the beloved wife of the late David J. Roberts. Born and raised in Jamaica Plain, she was a graduate Jamaica Plain High School. She was a resident of Stoughton for over 26 years, before moving to Yarmouthport 16 years ago. Mrs....
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Parker B. Collins

November 10, 1950 - January 13, 2016

Parker B. Collins, 65, a resident of Bridgewater, died unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, January 13, 2016. Son of the late Walter P. and Gladys L. (Rowell) Collins, he was born in Weymouth, raised in Braintree and graduated from Braintree High School. Parker was a self-employed plumber for many years. In recent years he worked at Hanson Farm in Bridgewater. Parker is survived by his...
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Mary T. (Feenan) Silva

April 24, 1938 - January 10, 2016

Mary T. (Feenan) Silva, 77, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died at Milton Hospital on Sunday, January 10, 2016 after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Arthur F. Silva. Daughter of the late Thomas G. and Mary J. (Rabbitt) Feenan, she was born in Boston, raised in Dorchester and graduated from St. Gregory School. Mary resided in Stoughton since 1968. She was the office manager...
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Constance D. (DeCosta) Gill

March 29, 1930 - January 9, 2016

Constance D. (DeCosta) Gill, 85, a lifelong resident of Stoughton, died at All American Assisted Living in Raynham on Saturday, January 9, 2016. She was the wife of the late Stanley J. Gill. Born in Brockton, she was a graduate of Stoughton High School. Constance worked for the American Heart Association in the Accounts Payable Department for 20 years before retiring 20 years ago. She enjoyed...
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Judith C. (Barton) O'Neil

December 20, 1946 - January 9, 2016

Judith C. (Barton) O'Neil, 69, died on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Norwood Hospital. Judy was born and raised in Dorchester and was a long-time resident of Stoughton. Fulfilling a childhood dream, she earned her nursing degree from Laboure College in 1982. Being a registered nurse was Judy's calling and she cared for patients at Carney Hospital with compassion, humor, and knowledge for over...
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Anne T. (Flanagan) Caron

May 28, 1931 - January 9, 2016

Anne T. (Flanagan) Caron, 84, died at the Orchard Cove Retirement Community in Canton, MA on Saturday, January 9, 2016. She was the wife of the late Wilfred R. Caron. Born and raised in New York City, she was a graduate of Villa Maria Academy and St. John's University. Anne was a resident of Canton for 4 years after living in Little Compton, RI for 16 years. Prior to that, she resided in...
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Charles Herman Starkowsky

September 7, 1931 - January 7, 2016

Charles H. Starkowsky, 84, a resident of Middleboro, passed on at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Thursday, January 7, 2016. He was the husband of Elaine M. (Bunavicz) Starkowsky for 54 years. Son of the late Herman C. and Ruth H. (Morey) Starkowsky, he was born and raised in Stoughton. Charlie was a lifelong resident of Stoughton before moving to Middleboro in 1991. He was a...
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