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  • Sylvia M. (Vazquez) Espada Obituary Photo
    Sylvia M. (Vazquez) Espada, 74 Dorchester, Massachusetts

    September 21, 1943 - November 18, 2017

    ESPADA, Sylvia M. (Vazquez). Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family, November 18th. Sylvia was born on September 21, 1943 in Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico. She especially enjoyed her music...


  • Thomas F. McCarthy Obituary Photo
    Thomas F. McCarthy, 77 Dorchester, Massachusetts

    November 15, 1940 - November 15, 2017

    McCarthy, Thomas F. He died peacefully on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. He was 77. Thomas F. McCarthy was born on November 15, 1940 on John Street in Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland. Son of the late Thomas and...


  • Richard S. Higgins Obituary Photo
    Richard S. Higgins, 68 Dorchester, Massachusetts

    November 19, 1948 - November 14, 2017

    Richard S. Higgins, of Dorchester, died peacefully on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 with his family by his side. He was 68. Born in the Franklin Field neighborhood of Boston on November 19, 1948 he was a son of...


  • Jeremiah V. O'Connor Obituary Photo
    Jeremiah V. O'Connor Malden

    November 13, 2017

    The heart that is generous and kind most resembles God. Jerry O'Connor's lifetime of service to his family, his church and country will remain his legacy. He died peacefully on Monday, November 13, 2017 at his home...


  • Brian James Gillespie Obituary Photo
    Brian James Gillespie Hingham, Massachusetts

    November 8, 2017

    GILLESPIE, Brian James. Passed away unexpectedly in his home in Hingham on November 8, 2017. Brian graduated from Don Bosco Technical High School and went on to proudly serve his country overseas in Japan while in...


  • John L. "Jack" Runkal Obituary Photo
    John L. "Jack" Runkal Dorchester, Massachusetts

    November 8, 2017

    RUNKAL, John L. "Jack". In Dorchester, November 8th. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy F. (Hunt) Runkal. Loving brother of Leo F. and his late wife Christine Runkal of Abington, and the late Lauretta Runkal...


  • Paul A.  Cannata Obituary Photo
    Paul A. Cannata Weymouth, Massachusetts

    October 19, 2017

    CANNATA, Paul A. Of Weymouth, formerly of Dorchester, October 19th. Beloved father of Jaimi L. Cannata of South Africa and Michael P. Cannata of Malden. Son of Paul A. Cannata Sr. and his wife Maryann Cannata of...


  • Lillian R. (Donovan) Manning Milton, Massachusetts

    October 14, 2017

    MANNING, Lillian R. (Donovan). Passed away peacefully on Oct. 14, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Cornelius J. "Neil" Manning. Loving mother of Sheila M. and her husband Terrence Tedeschi of Duxbury, Mark G. and...


  • Gloria A. (Barron) Urso Obituary Photo
    Gloria A. (Barron) Urso Dorchester, Massachusetts

    October 14, 2017

    URSO, Gloria A. (Barron). In Dorchester, October 14th. Beloved wife of the late James Urso. Loving mother of James M. and his wife Tamara Urso of Kansas, Anthony and his wife Michelle Urso of Dorchester, and...


  • Arnold P. Chinetti Dorchester, Massachusetts

    October 12, 2017

    CHINETTI, Arnold P. In Dorchester, October 12th. Beloved husband of the late Jane M. (Sakowicz) Chinetti. Loving father of Deborah A. and her husband Michael A. Buzzell of Quincy, Linda M. and her husband...


  • Elizabeth M. "Liz" (Melody) Gorham Dorchester, Massachusetts

    October 10, 2017

    GORHAM, Elizabeth M. "Liz" (Melody). In Dorchester, October 10th. Beloved daughter of the late Willam P. Melody and Hedwig E. "Jean" (Bronowicki) Melody. Loving sister of William Brian and his wife Mary Melody...


  • Peter Francis Barbuto Obituary Photo
    Peter Francis Barbuto Tamarac, Florida

    October 7, 2017

    BARBUTO, Peter F. Of Florida, Quincy, and Dorchester, October 7th. Beloved husband of Harriet (Faber) Barbuto of Florida, and the late Josephine (Galloway) Barbuto and Claire (Famulari) Barbuto. Loving father of...


  • Kenneth C. Morrison Dorchester, Massachusetts

    October 4, 2017

    MORRISON, Kenneth C. In Dorchester, October 4th. Beloved husband of Dorothy C. "Dot" (Cody) Morrison. Loving father of Wayne and his wife Patti Morrison of Quincy, Kathleen M. and her husband Dick Greene of...


  • James J. "Bo" Clements, Jr. Obituary Photo
    James J. "Bo" Clements, Jr., 62 Whitman, Massachusetts

    May 25, 1955 - September 28, 2017

    Clements, James J. Jr. "Bo", 62, of Whitman, formerly of Dorchester passed away unexpectedly on September 28, 2017. Bo was born on May 25, 1955 to the late James and Claire Clements. Bo is survived by his loving wife...


  • Richard E. Meade Obituary Photo
    Richard E. Meade, 69 Dorchester, Massachusetts

    May 2, 1948 - September 25, 2017

    Meade, Richard E. (B.P.D. Ret.), of Dorchester, formerly of So. Boston, suddenly, September 25, 2017. Son of the late Frederick & Florence (O'Keefe) Meade. Beloved husband of the late Anne Marie (Tierney). Richard was...


  • Eleanor M. (Hamilton) Connolly Dorchester, Massachusetts

    September 24, 2017

    CONNOLLY, Eleanor M. (Hamilton). In Dorchester, September 24th. Beloved wife of the late Thomas F. Connolly. Loving mother or Maryellen and her husband Billy Fleming, Edward J. and his wife Diana Connolly, all...


  • Gwen M. (Wilkie) Williams O'Day Obituary Photo
    Gwen M. (Wilkie) Williams O'Day Weymouth, Massachusetts

    September 23, 2017

    WILLIAMS O'DAY, Gwen M. (Wilkie). In Weymouth, formerly of Quincy & Braintree, September 23rd, after a brief illness. Beloved wife of Brian P. O'Day of Weymouth and the late David Williams of Cohasset. Loving...


  • Henrietta M (Eifler) Holmes Charlottesville, Virginia

    September 19, 2017

    HOLMES, Henrietta M. (Eifler). In Charlottesville, VA, formerly of Dorchester, September 19th. Beloved wife of the late Joseph W. Holmes. Loving mother of Carol A. and her husband Peter Stoll of Charlottesville,...


  • Theresa J. Moriarty Dorchester, Massachusetts

    September 17, 2017

    MORIARTY, Theresa J. In Dorchester, September 17th. Beloved daughter of the late Patrick and Julia (Murphy) Moriarty. Sister of the late Daniel Moriarty, James Moriarty, and Joan Connelly. Aunt of Kathleen O...


  • Martin T. Nguyen Dorchester, Massachusetts

    September 10, 2017

    NGUYEN, Martin T. In Dorchester, September 10th. Beloved husband of Tam Thi Troung. Funeral services private.


  • Sandra E.  Hamer Sullivan Obituary Photo
    Sandra E. Hamer Sullivan Scituate, Massachusetts

    September 7, 2017

    SULLIVAN, Sandra E. (Hamer) Of Scituate, September 7th, age 47 years. Beloved mother of Stephen M. Sullivan and Makayla R. Sullivan, and their father Michael Sullivan, all of Hull. Devoted daughter of Bryant K. ...


  • Brendan Michael Austin Obituary Photo
    Brendan Michael Austin Dorchester, Massachusetts

    September 2, 2017

    AUSTIN, Brendan M. Suddenly, in Dorchester, September 2nd. Beloved son of Paul X. and Mary M. (Sullivan) Austin of Dorchester. Loving father of Kyliee Elizabeth Austin and her mother Katie E. Morse of Weymouth. ...


  • Joseph J. "Fred" Kisiel Obituary Photo
    Joseph J. "Fred" Kisiel Dorchester, Massachusetts

    August 31, 2017

    KISIEL, Joseph J. "Fred". In Dorchester, August 31st. Loving brother of Eileen A. Hults of CA, Richard F. and his wife Kathie Kisiel of Quincy, Marilyn L. and her husband Richard Baker of Dorchester, and the late...


  • Andrzej Paliwoda Braintree, Massachusetts

    August 5, 2017

    Paliwoda, Andrzej, 66 of Braintree formerly of Dorchester, passed away surrounded by his loving family, after a long courageous battle against cancer. He was born in Poland and was the son of the late Jan and Wanda ...


  • Lisa Michelle Barry-Milliea Obituary Photo
    Lisa Michelle Barry-Milliea Dorchester, Massachusetts

    August 3, 2017

    BARRY-MILLIEA, Lisa M. Suddenly, in Dorchester. August 3rd. Wife of the late Edward Milliea. Longtime companion of Nicholas Leonardo. Beloved daughter of Mary G. (Diorio) Tomasian and Thomas Tomasian Sr. of...