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Joseph T. LaPierre, 89, of Northborough

February 13th, 2017

Northborough – Joseph T. LaPierre, 89, passed away Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 at Beaumont of Northborough after a short illness. He leaves his devoted wife of 70 years, Roberta P. (Kenward) LaPierre; his loving children, Corrie Martin and her husband Thomas of Boylston and Jody LaPierre and his wife Nancy of Shrewsbury; seven grandchildren; four […]

Robert W. Phaneuf, 93, of Shrewsbury

February 13th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Robert W. Phaneuf, 93, passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at Southgate of Shrewsbury. He was born and raised in Hudson, the son of Wilrose and Helen (O’Donnell) Phaneuf, and had lived in Shrewsbury since 1999. His loving wife of 58 years, Elizabeth P. (Donovan) Phaneuf, passed away in 2003. He is […]

Mary Catrambone, 61, of Hudson

February 13th, 2017

Hudson – Mary Grace (Martin) Catrambone, 61, passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. A loving and devoted wife, mother  and grandmother, Mary leaves behind her husband of 42 years, Daniel Catrambone; her mother, Barbara Martin; her sister, Barbara Cooper Colley; her brother, Francis (Buddy) Martin with his […]

Peter K. Stott, 81, of Hudson

February 13th, 2017

Hudson – Peter K. Stott, 81, of Hudson, formerly of Marlborough, died peacefully, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, with his family by his side. Peter was born July 29, 1935 in Sheffield, England to Arthur and Lena (Riding) Stott. He lived in England until the age of 12 when his family relocated to Montreal, Quebec, Canada. […]

Mark A. Steinmetz, 56, of Grafton

February 13th, 2017

Grafton – Mark A. Steinmetz, 56, passed away suddenly after being stricken ill Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Debra “Deb” (Forsberg) Steinmetz; his daughter, Marita Steinmetz, and son, David Steinmetz; his brother, Michael Steinmetz and his wife Eileen, and sister, Marita Cheney and her husband Eric; his […]

Mark F. O’Connell, 62, of Westborough

February 13th, 2017

Westborough – Mark F. O’Connell, of Westborough, died unexpectedly on his 62nd birthday Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 snowmobiling on Lake Winnipesaukee, the lake he loved. He was the proud husband of Debra A. (Marek) O’Connell of 38 years. Born in Springfield, he was the son of Barbara O’Connell and the late Thomas O’Connell. He was […]

Aldona B. Charbonnier, 103, of Southborough

February 13th, 2017

Southborough – Aldona “Alda” B. Charbonnier, 103, of Southborough, formerly of Allston/Brighton, passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Born March 11, 1913, she was Southborough’s eldest resident. Alda was the beloved wife of the late Jules (Pete) Charbonnier, and is survived by her children, Robert and his wife Patricia of Hanson and Carol Lamson […]

John R. Oslowski, 55, of Northborough

February 13th, 2017

Northborough – John R. Oslowski, 55, of Northborough, passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 in the Reservoir Center of Marlborough, surrounded by his loving family after a long illness. John leaves his father, Henry Oslowski, and step-mother, Barbara (Manzi) Oslowski, of Shrewsbury; his mother, Donna Nash and her husband Pete, of Idaho; his son, […]

Alberta B. Somers, 94, of Shrewsbury

February 13th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Mrs. Alberta B. “Buckie” (Bulkley) Somers, of the Community at Southgate, formerly of Waynesville, N.C. and Sarasota, Fla., died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 in Shrewsbury Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was 94. Born Feb. 17, 1922 in Collingswood, N.J., she was a daughter of the late Charles and Erma (Hineline) Bulkley. A graduate […]

Sean McCue, 71, of Shrewsbury

February 13th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Standing at 6’5″, Sean McCue’s affable personality was even bigger. Outgoing and engaging, he was a friendly guy who somehow seemed to know everyone. Sean died peacefully at home Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 in the company of his family. He was 71. Born June 23, 1945 in Worcester, he was the son of […]

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