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Nellie M. Dee, 91, of Shrewsbury

July 28th, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend Nellie M. (Sacco) Dee, 91, a longtime Shrewsbury resident, died peacefully Thursday, July 24, 2014 in Beaumont of Westborough. Her husband of 55 years, Charles B. Dee, died in 2004. Nellie leaves her two loving daughters, Kathleen Bonnici and her husband Philip and Janet Dee-Mulcahy and her [...]

Deacon Francisco Alicea, 83, of Marlborough

July 28th, 2014

Obit Deacon Francisco Alicea

Marlborough – Deacon Francisco Alicea, 83, born in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico to the late Venancio Alicea and the late Emilia Reyes, of Marlborough and formerly of Waltham,  passed away quietly at home Friday, July 25, 2014, surrounded by his loving wife, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Frank, or Paco as he was known by his [...]

Helen E. Steinhilber, 98, of Shrewsbury

July 28th, 2014

Shrewsbury – Helen E. (Pastner) Steinhilber, 98, of Shrewsbury, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in the Life Care Center of Auburn after an illness. Her husband of 58 years, Otto W. Steinhilber, died in 1995. She leaves a son, Theodore W. Steinhilber and his wife Susan of Auburn; a daughter, June M. Coolidge of Shrewsbury; [...]

Carl D. Vollink, 87, of Marlborough

July 25th, 2014

Marlborough – Carl D. Vollink, 87, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at The Reservoir Center in Marlborough. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Doris (Eye) Vollink of Marlborough. Carl was born and raised in Archer, Iowa, son of the late Charles and Mern Vollink. He spent most [...]

Patricia A. Finn, 82, of Marlborough

July 24th, 2014

Obit Patricia Finn

Marlborough – Patricia A. (McAuliffe) Finn, 82, of Marlborough, died Sunday, July 20, 2014. Born in Arlington, she was the daughter of the late Michael H. and Marion E. (Hankard) McAuliffe. Mrs. Finn was raised in Southborough and graduated from Peters High School. She had been employed as an administrative assistant for the Housing Authority [...]

Dolores Tavano, 88, of Marlborough

July 24th, 2014

Obit Dolores Tavano

Marlborough – Dolores (Fogarty) Morris Tavano, 88, of Marlborough, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014. She was born in Cambridge, the daughter of the late George Fogarty Sr. and Josephine (Doucette) Fogarty. She was the wife of the late James J. Morris Jr., who died in 1967, and the late Nicholas Tavano, who died in 2007. [...]

Wesley Bates, 89, of Northborough

July 24th, 2014

Northborough – Wesley Herbert Bates, 89, passed away peacefully Monday, July 21, 2014. He was predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Cynthia Ann (Hyde). A loving husband and father of five children, he leaves Ronald and wife MaryJo of Tucson, Az.; Janis Lynette and husband Dan Harman of Spokane, Wa.; Joyce (Gee) Bates of [...]

Marguerite B. Stirk, 89, of Northborough

July 24th, 2014

Obit Marguerite Stirk

Northborough – Marguerite B. (McMahon) Drew Stirk, 89, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at UMass Memorial Medical Center – University campus after a brief illness. She was predeceased by her husbands, Ernest Drew who died in 1955 and Raymond Stirk who died in 1972. Born in Groveton, N.H. and raised in Madawaska, Maine, she [...]

Betty L. Onorato, 86, of Shrewsbury

July 24th, 2014

Obit Betty Onorato

Shrewsbury – Betty L. (Settegren) Onorato, of Shrewsbury, died Monday, July 21, 2014 in UMass Medical Center in Worcester after being stricken ill at home. She was 86. Betty was born on March 17, 1928 in Holden, a daughter of the late Adolph G. and Beatrice (LeDuc) Settegren. She married Nicholas L. Onorato July 19, [...]

Kathleen J. Kane, 56

July 23rd, 2014

Obit Kathleen Kane

Shrewsbury – Kathleen Joan Kane passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at the age of 56 after a long and courageous battle against cancer. Kathleen, fondly called KJ, is preceded in death by her mother Joan. She is survived by her father Dick Kane of Northborough, brother Rick Kane, sister-in-law Lisa, nephew, Justin, nieces Paige [...]

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