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Arlene F. Calder, 79, of Marlborough

June 16th, 2017

Marlborough – Arlene F. (Mordsfeld) Calder, 79, of Marlborough, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Coleman House Skilled Nursing Facility in Northborough. Born in Schenectady, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Edward and Ethel (Wolfe) Mordsfeld and the wife of the late James R. Calder, who died in 2002. A graduate of Colonie […]

David R. Putnam, 57, of Grafton

June 15th, 2017

Grafton – David R. Putnam, 57, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017, following complications from stroke. He was predeceased by his wife, Charlene (Burton) Putnam, and parents, William and Edna Putnam. He leaves his children, Katie, Bill and Jeremiah Putnam; his grandson, David;  his brother, Ken Putnam, and sisters, Judy Grenier, Kathleen Ferraro, Nancy Conley; […]

Theodore J. Lumbert, 85, of Hudson

June 15th, 2017

Hudson – Theodore J. “Ted” Lumbert, 85, of Hudson, passed away peacefully Monday, June 12, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital, with his loving family by his side. He joins his beloved wife of 56 years, Mary F. (Bradley) Lumbert, who predeceased him in 2013. Ted is survived by his four children, Robert J. Lumbert of Boise, […]

Shirley Pease, 81, of Sudbury

June 14th, 2017

Sudbury – Shirley Hammell Pease, 81, of Sudbury formerly of Ashland and Framingham, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 25, 2017 at home. Born in Newton, she was a daughter of the late Alfred W. Hammell and Stella Hammell  Massart, and step-daughter of the late Horace Massart. She was educated in Newton schools and had been […]

Mary Jane Neville, 76, of Marlborough

June 14th, 2017

Marlborough – Mary Jane Neville, 76, passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017, after a brief illness, while surrounded by her children at her home in Marlborough. Jane was the daughter of John Dunphy Neville and Helen Halloran Neville of Waltham. Jane was raised in Waltham with three sisters, the late Margaret Landry of Queens, N.Y., […]

Phyllis A. Dorr, 88, of Westborough

June 13th, 2017

Westborough – Phyllis A. Dorr, 88, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at home. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Dorr. Born in Dorchester, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Rachel (Montgomery) Sturgis. She was raised and educated in Westwood and Holliston and graduated from Holliston […]

Nicole L. Benoit, 42, formerly of Shrewsbury

June 13th, 2017

March 8, 1975 – June 7, 2017   Uxbridge – Nicole L. (Kennedy) Benoit, 42, of Uxbridge, formerly of Shrewsbury, died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Her husband, Steven Benoit, predeceased her. Nicole leaves her three loving daughters, Amy Desruisseaux, Tracy L. Desruisseaux, and Kerry L. Desruisseaux, all of Uxbridge. She also leaves her twin […]

Donald H. Parker, 84, formerly of Hudson

June 13th, 2017

Alton, N.H. – Donald H. Parker, 84 of Alton, N.H., formerly of Hudson, passed away Friday, June 9, 2017 at Rochester Manor in New Hampshire. Donald is survived by his son, Lt. Michael J. Parker and his wife Mary of Hudson; his daughter, Patricia M. Parker of Hudson; three grandchildren, Michael P. Parker and his […]

Priscilla E. Linscott, 82, of Marlborough

June 12th, 2017

Marlborough – Priscilla E. Linscott, 82, of Marlborough, passed away unexpectedly Friday, June 9, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital. She was the wife of the late Leonard Linscott. Born in Lebanon, N.H., she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Leola (Green) Thibault, and was educated in Lebanon schools. Priscilla worked in the housekeeping department […]

Carl T. Kerk, 89, of Hudson

June 12th, 2017

Hudson – Carl T. Kerk, 89, of Hudson, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Marlborough Hills Healthcare after a period of declining health. Carl was born Sept. 4, 1927 in Camden, N.J., a son of the late Adolph F. sand following graduation he proudly served his Nation in the United States Army during […]

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