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  • James C. Murphy Obituary Photo
    James C. Murphy Charlestown, Massachusetts

    March 17, 2018

    MURPHY, James C. Of Charlestown, formerly of Dorchester, March 17th. Former husband of Rosemary (Shaw) Murphy of Beverly. Loving father of Marc C. and his wife Pam Murphy of Milton, Erin P. Murphy of Beverly,...


  • Joan Mary (Welch) Szwanke Obituary Photo
    Joan Mary (Welch) Szwanke Dorchester, Massachusetts

    March 13, 2018

    SZWANKE, Joan M. (Welch). In Dorchester, March 13th. Beloved wife of Mike Szwanke Sr. Loving mother of Michael J. Szwanke and his fianace Bobbie Pasquantonio of Dorchester, Veronika Szwanke of South Boston, and...


  • Thomas Martin McGovern Obituary Photo
    Thomas Martin McGovern Dorchester, Massachusetts

    March 8, 2018

    McGOVERN, Thomas M. In Dorchester, formerly of Corlea, Blacklion, County Cavan, Ireland, March 8th. Beloved husband of Margaret B. (Devane) McGovern. Loving father of Stephen T. McGovern of Dorchester. Son...


  • Gertrude E. (Cavanaugh) Finn Obituary Photo
    Gertrude E. (Cavanaugh) Finn Dorchester, Massachusetts

    March 5, 2018

    FINN, Gertrude E. (Cavanaugh). In Dorchester, March 5th, in her hundredth year. Beloved wife of the late Ret. Frederick L. Finn BFD. Loving mother of Ret. Paul R. Finn BFD of Dorchester, Katherine A. Finn of...


  • Jacqueline A. (Hamer) Clooney Dorchester, Massachusetts

    March 2, 2018

    CLOONEY, Jacqueline A. (Hamer). Unexpectedly, in Dorchester, March 2nd. Beloved wife of the late Arthur J. Clooney. Loving mother of Ryan J. Clooney, Taylor A. Clooney, and Brendan M. Clooney, all of Dorchester. ...


  • John J. Carney, Esq. Obituary Photo
    John J. Carney, Esq. Dorchester, Massachusetts

    March 1, 2018

    CARNEY, John J., Esq. Of Dorchester, March 1st. Born in Brookline, MA, on April 16, 1926, to Bernard Carney of Brookline, and Beatrice (Gaquin) Carney of County Roscommon, Ireland. John attended St. William School...


  • Eugenia S. (Goncalves) Martins Obituary Photo
    Eugenia S. (Goncalves) Martins Brockton, Massachusetts

    February 25, 2018

    MARTINS, Eugenia S. (Goncalves). In Brockton, formerly of Dorchester and Brava, Cape Verde, died February 25, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joao S. Martins. Survived by many loving children, grandchildren, and...


  • John McGonagle Obituary Photo
    John McGonagle Dorchester, Massachusetts

    February 22, 2018

    McGONAGLE, John. In Dorchester, formerly of Isle of Doagh, Clonmany, Donegal, Ireland, February 22nd. Beloved husband of Patricia (Kilraine) McGonagle. Loving father of Sean T. and his wife Maureen McGonagle of...


  • Maureen McGarry Cancemi Obituary Photo
    Maureen McGarry Cancemi Boston, Massachusetts

    February 19, 2018

    CANCEMI, Maureen M. (McGarry). In Boston, formerly of Long Island, New York, February 19th. Beloved daughter of the late Garry J. McGarry and Frances (Bodziakowska) McGarry. Loving sister of Denise K. McGarry of...


  • Mary T. (Galvin Greene) Dwyer Obituary Photo
    Mary T. (Galvin Greene) Dwyer Dorchester, Massachusetts

    February 11, 2018

    DWYER, Mary T. (Galvin Greene). In Dorchester, February 11th. Beloved wife of the late Richard H. Dwyer and Patrick J. Greene. Daughter of the late Patrick J. and Margaret M. (O'Keeffee) Galvin. Loving mother...


  • Mary M. (Duffy) Stafford Obituary Photo
    Mary M. (Duffy) Stafford Dorchester, Massachusetts

    February 7, 2018

    STAFFORD, Mary M. (Duffy). In Dorchester, February 7th. Beloved wife of the late Leo E. Stafford. Loving mother of Patricia M. and her husband Charles Henwood Jr. of Quincy, and the late Leo E. Stafford Jr. ...


  • Judith I. Lopez-Rodriguez Obituary Photo
    Judith I. Lopez-Rodriguez Dorchester, Massachusetts

    February 3, 2018

    LOPEZ-RODRIGUEZ, Judith I. In Dorchester, February 3rd. Beloved daughter of the late Remigio Lopez and Maria M. Rodriguez. Loving sister of Wanda Lopez-Rodriguez, MD of South Boston, MA. Sister-in-law of...


  • Marysia M. Skwierawski Obituary Photo
    Marysia M. Skwierawski Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 25, 2018

    SKWIERAWSKI, Marysia M. In Dorchester, January 25th. Beloved daughter of the late Teofil and Martha Skwierawski. Loving sister of Anna Faras of Trenton, NJ, Anthony Skwierawski of Lawrence, NJ, Louise Marks of...


  • Anne Marie Macella Obituary Photo
    Anne Marie Macella Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 23, 2018

    MACELLA, Anne M. In Dorchester, January 23rd, age 96 years. Beloved daughter of the late John Macella and Grazia N. (Chierco) Macella. Cousin of Mary Foley of Florida, Alice Pare of Dorchester, and James and his...


  • Lawrence V. "Larry" McCarthy III Obituary Photo
    Lawrence V. "Larry" McCarthy III Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 19, 2018

    McCARTHY, Lawrence "Larry" V. III. Unexpectedly, in Dorchester, formerly of South Boston, January 19th. Devoted husband to the love of his life, Marjorie (Edwards) McCarthy. Loving son of Lawrence V. McCarthy Jr...


  • Mary L. (Leavitt) Brown Obituary Photo
    Mary L. (Leavitt) Brown Palatka, Florida

    January 17, 2018

    Mary L. Brown, 93, formerly of Palatka, Florida passed away peacefully January 17, 2018 in Scituate MA. Mary was predeceased by her husband Richard D. Brown (1996) and her eldest son Lloyd R. Brown (2000). She is...


  • Aidan E. Walsh Obituary Photo
    Aidan E. Walsh Quincy, Massachusetts

    January 17, 2018

    WALSH, Aidan E. In Quincy, formerly of Killannin, Co. Galway, Ireland, January 17th. Beloved father of Saoirse Gorham of Ireland and Ronan Walsh and his mother Emily Eckner of Quincy. Son of Teresa (Moylan)...


  • George A. Kelly Obituary Photo
    George A. Kelly Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 15, 2018

    KELLY, George A. In Dorchester, formerly of Co. Cork, Ireland, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, January 15th, age 84 years. Beloved husband of the late Mary Catherine "Kitty" (Connolly...


  • Christopher Michael "Riff" Dahl Obituary Photo
    Christopher Michael "Riff" Dahl Weymouth, Massachusetts

    January 14, 2018

    DAHL, Christopher Michael "Riff". Suddenly, of Weymouth, died January 14th, after a long struggle with addiction. Beloved son of Cheryl-Ann Cassell of Abington and Kevin Dahl of Weymouth. Grandson of Claire ...


  • Noranne (McDonough) Naughton Obituary Photo
    Noranne (McDonough) Naughton Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 10, 2018

    NAUGHTON, Noranne (McDonough). In Dorchester, formerly of Toureen, Bealadangan, Co. Galway, Ireland, January 10th. Beloved wife of Patrick J. Naughton. Loving mother of Ciaran P. Naughton of Dorchester. ...


  • Marion A. McDonough Obituary Photo
    Marion A. McDonough Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 4, 2018

    McDONOUGH, Marion A. Passed away peacefully on January 4th in Hingham, formerly of Dorchester. Beloved daughter of the late Helen M. (Lydon) and Edward T. McDonough. Loving sister of Robert and his wife Dorothy...


  • Louisa Esther (DiCenzo) LoPiccolo Obituary Photo
    Louisa Esther (DiCenzo) LoPiccolo Dorchester, Massachusetts

    January 2, 2018

    LoPICCOLO, Louisa Esther (DiCenzo). Age 91 years, a longtime Dorchester resident, peacefully entered into eternal rest in her home surrounded by loved ones on January 2, 2018. She is survived by her five daughters;...


  • Eileen M. (Lundrigan) Flaherty Abington, Massachusetts

    January 2, 2018

    FLAHERTY, Eileen M. (Lundrigan). Of Abington, formerly of Dorchester, died January 2nd after many years battling a chronic illness. Beloved wife of the late Joseph T. "Maury" Flaherty. Loving mother of Joseph T...


  • Mary Helen Barrett Dorchester, Massachusetts

    December 26, 2017

    BARRETT, Mary H. In Dorchester, December 26th. Beloved daughter of the late John J. Barrett and Bridget T. (Hurley) Barrett. Devoted cousin of Anna-Marie Cotter of Tarrytown, New York and Margaret Vaughan of...


  • John Connolly Obituary Photo
    John Connolly South Boston, Massachusetts

    December 23, 2017

    CONNOLLY, John. In South Boston, formerly of Roxbury, December 23rd. Beloved husband of the late Mary C. (Hardy) Connolly. Loving father of Michael A. Connolly and Laura A. Connolly, both of South Boston. ...