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Eni Lopes, 60, of Hudson

October 4th, 2016


Hudson – Eni Rosa (Avelar) Lopes, 60, of Hudson, died Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 at UMass Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of Joao Lopes Vital for the last 43 years. She was born and raised in Sao Joao do Oriente, Minas Gerais, Brazil and lived here for many years. She was the daughter of […]

Lillian P. Wentzell, 92, of Westborough

October 3rd, 2016


Westborough – Lillian P. Wentzell, 92, left us peacefully to be with her Arthur Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 at Beaumont Skilled Nursing of Westborough. She was born May 17, 1924 in Oxford to Emma (Ruel) and Paul Prefountain. She leaves behind her son, Robert and his wife Donna of Brookfield, and their children, Rikki Lee […]

Earle Watkins, 99, of Southborough

September 30th, 2016

Southborough – Earle Quenten Watkins, 99, of Southborough died peacefully at UMass Medical Center Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 after a short illness. He was the husband of Eleanor Eva (Woodbury) Watkins, who passed away in 1987. He was the son of Charles Edgar Watkins and Esther Winnifred Nourse Watkins. A lifetime resident of Southborough, he […]

Paul J. Minehan, 91, of Fairhaven

September 30th, 2016


Fairhaven – Paul J. Minehan, 91, formerly of Marlborough, died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. Born in Waterbury, Conn., he was the son of the late Frank and Inez (Cotter) Minehan and the husband of Rosalie (Padula) Minehan. Following his graduation from Marlborough High School, he enlisted in the […]

Mario Barreira, 95, of Hudson

September 30th, 2016


Hudson – Mario Joseph Barreira, 95, a lifelong resident of Hudson, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at the Ledgewood Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Beverly. He leaves his beloved wife of 68 years, Dorothy Marie (Curley) Barreira. Mario was born and raised in Hudson, son of the late Elpidio and Alzira […]

Manuel L. Moreira Jr., 35, of Marlborough

September 30th, 2016


Marlborough – Manuel L. Moreira Jr., 35, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 at his residence. Manny was born in Framingham, and leaves his loving parents, Manuel and Natalia (Chaves) Moreira of Hudson. He was raised in Hudson where he attended local schools. He was a mason by trade and owned […]

Kenneth F. Burns, 69, of Shrewsbury

September 30th, 2016


Shrewsbury – Kenneth F. Burns, 69, of Shrewsbury, died peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 at home, surrounded by his loving family. He leaves behind his devoted wife of 29 years, Maryellen (Kennedy) Burns, and his four beloved children, Alysa Lofstrom and her husband David of Kingston, Kenneth Burns and his wife Gaby of Worcester, Bridget […]

Nelson G. Carlson, 81, formerly of Grafton

September 29th, 2016


The Villages, Fla. – Nelson G. Carlson, 81, of The Villages, Fla., formerly of Wells, Maine and Grafton, passed away Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 at his residence, under the loving care of family. Mr. Carlson was born May 18, 1935 in Worcester to his parents, Ivar Carlson and Linnea (Svenson) Carlson. He was a retired […]

Carmela Fusaro, 81, of Southborough

September 29th, 2016


Southborough – Carmela (Petrone) Fusaro, 81, of Southborough, formerly of Worcester, passed away Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 with her beloved sons gathered at her side. Her husband, Ernest Fusaro, passed away in 1986. Carmela was born in Arci, province of Cosenza, Italy, one of seven children of Vincenzo and Assunta (Plastena) Petrone. She grew up […]

Byron A. Pickering Sr., 89, of Franklin

September 28th, 2016


Franklin – Byron A. Pickering Sr., 89, of Franklin, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 at the Milford Regional Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of the late Lucille J. (Lacasse) Pickering, and is survived by his devoted partner and best friend, Mona Paine of Bellingham. Born in […]

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