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  • Josephine M. (Serval) MacDowell Obituary Photo
    Josephine M. (Serval) MacDowell, 94 Waltham, Massachusetts

    November 24, 1924 - December 9, 2018

    Waltham – Mrs. Josephine M. (Serval) MacDowell, of Waltham, died Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Maristhill Nursing Home, Waltham. She was 94. Josephine was born in Waltham on November 24, 1924, a daughter of the late...


  • Patricia M. Manning Obituary Photo
    Patricia M. Manning, 86 Waltham, Massachusetts

    November 4, 1932 - December 8, 2018

    Waltham - Mrs. Patricia M. (Walsh) Manning, of Waltham, died on Saturday, December 8, 2018 in Newton-Wellesley Hospital. She was 86. Patricia was born in Waltham on November 4, 1932, a daughter of the late Stephen...


  • Bruce A. MacLeod Obituary Photo
    Bruce A. MacLeod, 70 Zephyrhills, Florida

    October 28, 1948 - December 8, 2018

    'Your purpose in life is to use your gifts and talents to help other people. Your journey in life teaches you how to do that.' The author Tom Krause's words accurately describe and summarize the way in which Bruce...


  • Philip M. Jackson Obituary Photo
    Philip M. Jackson, 77 Waltham, Massachusetts

    July 10, 1941 - December 8, 2018

    Waltham - Philip Jackson's favorite Scottish poet Robert Burns said, "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft a-gley, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain For promis'd joy." . . . John Steinbeck's...


  • Leonard Farrell Obituary Photo
    Leonard Farrell, 77 Waltham, Massachusetts

    June 18, 1941 - December 6, 2018

    Waltham – Mr. Leonard Farrell died unexpectedly on Thursday, December 6, 2018 in Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He was 77. Leonard was born June 18, 1941 in Christmas Island, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada one of...


  • Joanne L. Apone Obituary Photo
    Joanne L. Apone, 86 Waltham, Massachusetts

    April 24, 1932 - December 3, 2018

    "Long after we are too big to carry in her arms, our mother carries us in her heart." . . . and that's how it was for Waltham's Joanne Apone. During her kids growing up years Joanne and her late husband Bill lived a...


  • Russell  J.  Chiasson Obituary Photo
    Russell J. Chiasson, 55 Waltham, Massachusetts

    December 6, 1962 - December 2, 2018

    Reba McEntire's country hit, 'If I Had Only Known' accurately speaks in words and song about the sudden changes in life as the result of an unexpected loss. It talks about knowing...if only…it'd be the last time for a...


  • Arthur J. Lewis Obituary Photo
    Arthur J. Lewis, 67 Nashua, New Hampshire

    April 5, 1951 - December 1, 2018

    Arthur Lewis would argue that all man needed to live on was pizza...and it could very well cover the four basic food groups. Heaven gained a pizza aficionado on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Arthur died in Saint Joseph...


  • William F. Edmunds Obituary Photo
    William F. Edmunds, 69 Waltham, Massachusetts

    April 2, 1949 - November 28, 2018

    Cambridge – Mr. William F. Edmunds, of Cambridge, died Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge. He was 69. Bill also known as Bootsie (his pet family name) was born and raised in Waltham,...


  • Joseph C. MacDonald Obituary Photo
    Joseph C. MacDonald, 53 Waltham, Massachusetts

    February 18, 1965 - November 26, 2018

    Waltham – Mr. Joseph C. MacDonald, of Waltham, died Monday, November 26, 2018 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington. He was 53. Joe was born on February 18, 1965, one of twelve children born to the late John R. and Jean L...


  • Arthur J. Nally Sr.  Obituary Photo
    Arthur J. Nally Sr. , 87 Waltham, Massachusetts

    November 18, 1931 - November 26, 2018

    Waltham - Mr. Arthur J. Nally Sr. died Monday, November 26, 2018 in Watertown Health Center. He was 87. Born on November 18, 1931 in Newton he was a son of the late Edward and Catherine (Burenheide) Nally. He...


  • Alice G. (O'Mara) (McInnis) Logan Obituary Photo
    Alice G. (O'Mara) (McInnis) Logan, 99 Waltham, Massachusetts

    August 22, 1919 - November 23, 2018

    Alice Logan's almost hundred years on earth can be summed up in five words . . . life . . . love . . . faith . . . family . . . friendship. She was born in Waltham on August 22, 1919, a daughter of the late Daniel E....


  • Kai Tang Obituary Photo
    Kai Tang, 87 Waltham, Massachusetts

    April 10, 1931 - November 22, 2018

    Waltham - Mr. Kai Tang died unexpectedly on Thursday, November 22, 2018 in Massachusetts General Hospital after being stricken ill at home. He was 87. He was born on April 10, 1931 a son of the late On Chueong Tang...


  • Paul A. Naughton Obituary Photo
    Paul A. Naughton, 63 Waltham, Massachusetts

    December 7, 1954 - November 22, 2018

    As an accomplished historian the irony would not be lost on Paul Naughton that the day that he came into the world was the thirteenth anniversary of the day that America was thrust into World War II and the day that he...


  • Donald  P. Vincuilla Obituary Photo
    Donald P. Vincuilla, 59 Framingham, Massachusetts

    September 20, 1959 - November 22, 2018

    Framingham – Don Vincuilla was the type of guy who was always willing to lend a hand to family and friends. As a jack of all trades he was most capable of tackling a project for family, friends and neighbors and it...


  • Emily P. Haigh Obituary Photo
    Emily P. Haigh, 93 Haverhill

    September 2, 1925 - November 21, 2018

    Perhaps Emily Haigh knew that life is just like painting. She drew the lines with hope, erased the errors with tolerance, dipped her brush with lots of patience and colored everything with love. Emily died at Oxford...


  • Joann E. Forkin Obituary Photo
    Joann E. Forkin, 89 Waltham, Massachusetts

    February 14, 1929 - November 21, 2018

    Waltham – Long active in politics…Joann Forkin would encourage family, friends and those given the privilege of being able to vote to be certain to elect the Democratic candidates and cover the map with more blue...


  • Anne C. Murphy Obituary Photo
    Anne C. Murphy, 82 Westford, Massachusetts

    July 12, 1936 - November 17, 2018

    Westford – Ms. Anne C. Murphy died Saturday, November 17, 2018 in Bridges of Epoch in Westford. She was 82. Anne was born onJuly 12, 1936 in Waltham a daughter of the late Joseph J. and Agnes A. (Welch) Murphy....


  • Andrew M. DeFrancesco Obituary Photo
    Andrew M. DeFrancesco, 87 Waltham

    May 8, 1931 - November 14, 2018

    Mr. Andrew M. DeFrancesco died at home on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. He was 87. Born on May 8, 1931 in Boston he was a son of the late Charles and Emily (Maffei) DeFrancesco. Raised and educated in East Boston he...


  • Mario L. Lituri Obituary Photo
    Mario L. Lituri, 70 Waltham, Massachusetts

    August 7, 1948 - November 9, 2018

    Waltham – Mr. Mario L. Lituri, of Waltham, died Friday, November 9, 2018 at Saint Elizabeth's Hospital in Brighton. He was 70. Mario was born in Waltham on August 7, 1948, a son of the late Mario B. and Constance M...


  • Betty A.(Matyoska) Strazdas Obituary Photo
    Betty A.(Matyoska) Strazdas, 88 West Newton, Massachusetts

    July 11, 1930 - November 7, 2018

    West Newton – Mrs. Betty A. (Matyoska) Strazdas, of West Newton, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston. She was 88. Betty was born and raised in Nashua, New Hampshire, a...


  • Michele 'Mike' Bertolami Obituary Photo
    Michele 'Mike' Bertolami, 83 Waltham, Massachusetts

    September 30, 1935 - November 7, 2018

    Waltham – Mr. Michele 'Mike' Bertolami, of Waltham, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Wingate of Weston. He was 83. Mike was born in Novara, Sicily on September 30, 1935, a son of Giovanni and Teresa Bertolami....


  • Robert A.  Driscoll Obituary Photo
    Robert A. Driscoll, 91 Lynnfield, Massachusetts

    September 1, 1927 - November 6, 2018

    Lynnfield – Mr. Robert A. Driscoll, of Lynnfield, formerly of Waltham and Peabody, died Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington. He was 91. Robert was born in Waltham on September 1, 1927, a son of...


  • Julia  M. (Regan) Neal Obituary Photo
    Julia M. (Regan) Neal, 80 Waltham, Massachusetts

    July 10, 1938 - November 6, 2018

    Mrs. Julia M. (Regan) Neal, of Waltham, died Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in Apple Valley Center in Ayer after a battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was 80. Julia was born on July 10, 1938 in Waltham a daughter of the...


  • Elizabeth M. (Cronin) Waldron Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth M. (Cronin) Waldron, 88 Waltham, Massachusetts

    July 29, 1930 - November 4, 2018

    It's been said that "long after we are too big to carry in her arms, our mother carries us in her heart." That's how it was for Waltham's Elizabeth Waldron. The mile markers of her life always centered around life,...