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Vanda Alizzeo, 97, of Westborough

March 10th, 2017

Westborough – Vanda Patricia “Pat” Alizzeo of Westborough passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 7, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Rutland, Vt. on July 28, 1919 to Joseph and Anita (Lertola) Lazzari.  She was the third of five children. At the age of 5, her family moved to Everett, where she […]

Norma M. Taft, 90, of Grafton

March 10th, 2017

Grafton – Norma M. Taft, 90, passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2017 following an illness. She is survived by her children, Robert E. Taft, Jr., Joyce M. Cadrin, and Bruce W. Taft and his wife Tammy. Her son, Wayne E. “Chipper” Taft, predeceased her in 1976. Norma also leaves eight grandchildren, Beth, Gerry, Shelly, Joe, […]

Catherine Kane, 101, of Marllborough

March 10th, 2017

Marlborough – Catherine (Misener) Kane, 101, of Marlborough, died Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Marlborough Hills HealthCare, Marlborough. Born and raised in Southborough and lived her adult life as a Marlborough resident, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Mary (Ramsey) Misener and the wife of the late John Vincent “Vinnie” Kane, who […]

Sean P. Nelson, 48, of Shrewsbury

March 9th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Sean P. Nelson, 48 of Shrewsbury, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 at home. Sean was born in Malden and resided in Shrewsbury most of his life, and was a graduate of Shrewsbury High School. He worked for Analog Devices in Cambridge for 18 years as a manufacturing technician. He enjoyed being […]

Nancy Thibault, 69, of West Boylston and Grafton

March 9th, 2017

West Boylston/Grafton – Nancy Lee (Fleming) Thibault, 69, passed Sunday, March 5, 2017, surrounded by her loving family, after a recent illness. She is survived by her three sons, Jim and his wife Jennifer, Joe, and Jeff and his wife Kristi. She was the proud loving grandmother of Jessica, Ericka, Tiara, Branden, Jonathan, Jeffrey, Nicholas, […]

Mildred J. Luz, 91, of Hudson

March 9th, 2017

Hudson – Mildred J. (Millette) Luz, 91, passed away at home Monday, March 6, 2017. She was born in Marlborough, the daughter of James and May (Velmore) Millette, and had lived most of her life in Hudson. She was a bank teller for many years at Hudson Savings Bank before she retired. She was a […]

Cameron G. Sullivan, 24, of Marlborough

March 9th, 2017

Marlborough – Cameron G. Sullivan, 24, died Sunday, March 5, 2017 as a result of a significant staph infection which triggered Diabetic Ketoacidosis and caused rapid deterioration of his vital organs. Cam was a graduate of Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, Class of 2010, where he played varsity soccer. He was an Eagle Scout […]

Isabella Pradella, 97, of Grafton

March 8th, 2017

Grafton – Isabella (Allegretta) Pradella, 97, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 5, 2017 following an illness. She was predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Guido Pradella. Isabella is survived by her son, Ferruccio Pradella and his wife Joanne; her grandchildren, Dominique Burke and her husband Chris and Nikki DeSimone and her husband Mark; and […]

Margaret E. Geist, 101, of Marlborough

March 7th, 2017

Marlborough – Margaret E. (Menard) Geist, 101, of Marlborough died Wednesday March 1, 2017 at Hearthstone at New Horizons. She was the wife for 68 years to the late John C. Geist, who died in 2006. She was born and raised in Pittsfield, the daughter of the late Clement and Evelyn (Robillard) Menard, and was […]

Claudia Casello, 76, of Shrewsbury

March 7th, 2017

Shrewsbury – On Nov. 16, 1963, Claudia Moller, from the Quinsigamond Village neighborhood in Worcester and of Swedish descent, happily married Shrewsbury Street native Joseph Casello in his parish, the former Our Lady of Mount Carmel – St. Ann Church. As a young couple, they mutually agreed after the marriage that their children would be […]

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