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Ione A. Duplin, 77, of Marlborough

August 8th, 2017

Marlborough – Ione A. (Broderick) Duplin, 77, of Lady’s Island, S.C., formerly of Marlborough, died Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2017 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital in Beaufort, S.C., in the loving presence of her two sons, David and Robert. Ione was the wife of the late Albert L. Duplin of Hudson who died in 2001. She was […]

Lorraine T. Kerrigan, 86, of Marlborough

August 4th, 2017

Marlborough – Lorraine T. (Langelier) Kerrigan, 86, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at the Beaumont Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Northborough. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert F. Kerrigan Sr. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Margaret […]

Norma M. Gemma, 83, of Shrewsbury

August 3rd, 2017

Shrewsbury – Norma Marie (Marrone) Gemma passed away peacefully Sunday, July 30, 2017 surrounded by loving family. She was a resident of Shrewsbury for the past 37 years. Norma was predeceased by her husband, Joseph G. Gemma. She was the mother of Jay D. Gemma and Lynne Gemma Perreault and grandmother of Luke and Liza […]

Jean E. Nolan, 82, of Grafton

August 2nd, 2017

Grafton – Jean E. Nolan, 82, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester following an illness. She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, William “Bill” Nolan, and her nephew, Gary Levesque, along with several other nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Joyce Levesque, […]

Laura L. Stan, 95, of Marlborough

August 2nd, 2017

Marlborough – Laura “Lolly” L. (Revoir) Stan, 95, of Marlborough, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Life Care Center in Attleboro. Born in Bemidji, Minn., she was the daughter of the late Edward and Bonnie (Malone) Revoir; the wife of the late John Stan Jr.; and the sister of the late Harry Revoir, […]

Sheryl Sturtevant, 60, of Stow/Hudson

August 2nd, 2017

Stow/Hudson – Sheryl Ann (Sharp) Sturtevant, 60, of Stow/Hudson, formerly of Rindge, N.H., passed away peacefully Sunday, July 30, 2017 after a long battle with emphysema and heart disease. A beloved sister, who leaves behind two siblings, Michael Robert Sharp and Sandy Hayes; three children, Candice Stevens, Matthew Sturtevant, and Mark Sturtevant; and seven grandchildren, […]

Alice M. Randall, 81, of Shrewsbury

August 1st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Alice M. (Hertz) Randall, 81, a longtime Shrewsbury resident, died peacefully Saturday, July 29, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born and raised in Worcester, daughter of the late Lawrence and Alice V. (Leduc) Hertz. She attended Classical and Commerce high schools. Alice had worked for Vellumoid Inc. in Worcester for […]

Margaret L. Koomey, 88, of Grafton

July 31st, 2017

Grafton – Margaret L. (Peg) Koomey, 88, of Grafton, passed away peacefully Friday, July 28, 2017. She leaves her loving children, Kerry Simmler and her husband Jay of North Grafton; Dr. Michael Koomey and his wife Tonë of Oslo, Norway; Dr. Matthew Koomey and his wife Beth of Duxbury; Colleen Baumbach and her husband Stephen […]

Terrance F. O’Hara, 80, of Shrewsbury

July 31st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Terrance F. O’Hara, 80, of Shrewsbury, a longtime Northborough teacher and principal, passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family Saturday, July 29, 2017 after a long illness. He is survived by his children, Terrance P. O’Hara and his wife Lisa of Longboat Key, Fla.; Michael J. O’Hara and his wife Claudine of […]

Michael J. Raymond, 92, of Shrewsbury

July 31st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Michael J. Raymond, 92, longtime Shrewsbury resident, passed away Friday, July 28, 2017.  Michael’s brother, Ralph, and sister, Irene, both predeceased him. Michael was born in Worcester, a son of Nicholas and Clotilde (Sica) Raymond. He grew up in Worcester and joined the U.S. Navy during World War II, serving his country proudly. […]

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