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Dawn M. Mattson, 53, of New Hampshire

September 26th, 2016

Hampton, N.H. – Dawn M. (Peak) Mattson, 53, of Hampton, N.H., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at Mass General Hospital after a short illness. She was the wife of the late Todd Mattson, who passed away in 1998. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of Betty Peak of Southborough and James Peak of California. […]

Candido Torcoletti, 97, of Southborough

September 26th, 2016

Southborough – Candido Anthony “Torc” Torcoletti, longtime resident of Southborough, died peacefully in his sleep Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, just shy of his 98th birthday. Torc leaves behind children, Nina of Berkeley, Calif. and Nadia Egan and her husband of Worcester,  Steven and his wife Heidi of Missoula, Mont. and Paul and his wife Mary […]

Joan H. Leahy, 87, of Hudson

September 26th, 2016

Hudson – Joan H. (Helsmoortel) Leahy, 87, of Hudson, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 at the Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice Residence in Wayland. She was the beloved wife of 33 years to the late Donald J. Leahy, who died in 1992. Joan was born and raised in Union […]

Deborah J. George, 50, of Sutton

September 23rd, 2016

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Sutton/Hudson – Deborah J. (Curley) George, 50, of Sutton and formerly of Hudson, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Worcester. She leaves her beloved husband of 26 years, William D. George of Sutton. Deborah was born in Marlborough, daughter of the late Walter J. Curley and is survived by her mother, […]

Edna D. Christensen, 93, of Westborough

September 23rd, 2016

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Westborough – Edna D. Christensen, 93, of Westborough, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough. She was predeceased by husbands, Charles E. Christensen and Willard Benton. Born in Grafton, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Sarah (Wilson) Davenport. She was raised and educated […]

Ralph E. Dumphy, 84, of Shrewsbury

September 21st, 2016

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Shrewsbury – Ralph E. Dumphy, 84, of Shrewsbury, died Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 at the Christopher House in Worcester, surrounded by his loving family. He was born and raised in Worcester, son of the late Thomas and Ora (Burpee) Dumphy. He graduated from Saint John’s High School in 1950. He later continued his education at […]

Sean N. Chapdelaine, 43, of Northborough

September 21st, 2016

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Northborough – Sean N. Chapdelaine, a lifelong resident of Northborough, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 at his home. He was 43. Among his survivors, he leaves his daughter, Tatum Rose Chapdelaine of Shrewsbury; his mother, Karen E. Chapdelaine and step-father William Spring of Northborough; one sister, Michelle Healy of West Boylston; two step-brothers, […]

Eugene F. Curley, 87, of Stow

September 21st, 2016

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Stow – Eugene F. “Geno” Curley, 87, a longtime resident of Stow and formerly of Hudson, died Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of 49 years to the late Elinor R. (Case) Curley. Geno was born and raised in Hudson, son of the late […]

Laura V. Chalifoux, 76, of Southborough

September 21st, 2016

Southborough – Laura Virginia Chalifoux, 76, of Southborough, passed away suddenly Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 at home. She was born in Nashua, N.H. to Levi J. and Mildred E. (Shunaman) Chalifoux.  Laura grew up on a dairy farm in Hudson, N.H. and graduated from Alvirne High School in Hudson in 1958. After working as a […]

L. Janet Mulcahy, 86, of Grafton

September 20th, 2016

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 Grafton – L. Janet (Largesse) Mulcahy, 86, passed away Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 following a lengthy illness. Janet is survived and lovingly remembered by her children, John J. Mulcahy and his wife Janet, Thomas F. Mulcahy, Paul B. Mulcahy and his wife Cindy, Peter V. Mulcahy and his wife Deborah, and Judith Ann Richter. She […]

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