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Alvin L. Pratt, 93

April 4th, 2014


Shrewsbury – Alvin L. Pratt, 93, a resident of Shrewsbury for over 60 years, passed away on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife of nearly 64 years, Mary A. (Verdini) Pratt; two daughters, Paula P. Renkas and her husband Richard of Franklin and Sandra P. Stratton of Derry, [...]

Salvatore Mangano, 77

April 4th, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Salvatore “Sal” Mangano, 77, longtime Shrewsbury resident and retired Worcester Police Officer, passed away peacefully at home Wednesday, April 2, 2014, surrounded by his devoted family. Sal was born in Worcester, a son of Italian immigrants Salvatore “Sam” and Raffaela “Mary” (Gallo) Mangano. He was raised, educated and lived in Worcester, before moving [...]

Helen C. Masiello, 97

April 3rd, 2014


Worcester – Helen C. (Karlon) Masiello, 97, of Worcester, passed away peacefully Monday, March 31, 2014 at Shrewsbury Crossings, surrounded by her loving family. Helen was born in Palmer, a daughter of the late Martin and Christina (Grigis) Karlon. She grew up in Palmer and graduated from Palmer Schools, and eventually moved to Worcester where [...]

Virginia D. Wright, 87

April 2nd, 2014

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Moorestown, N.J. - Virginia D. (Adamiak) Wright, 87, of Moorestown, New Jersey, formerly of Shrewsbury, died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the Lutheran Care Nursing Home in Moorestown, New Jersey. She is survived by her daughter, Maryann Kozlowski and her husband William of Millbury, and her son, Richard E. Wright and wife Susan of Moorsetown, New [...]

James E. Chiaravalloti Sr., 59

April 2nd, 2014

Hudson – James E. Chiaravalloti Sr., 59, of Hudson, died unexpectedly at his residence Monday, March 31, 2014. James was born in Marlborough, son of the late Francis and Marie (Balthazar) Chiaravalloti. He was raised in Hudson, where he attended local schools, and resided in Wisconsin for 15 years until returning to Hudson in 2003. [...]

Clara E. Crouse, 85

April 2nd, 2014

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Hudson – Clara E. (King) Crouse, 85, a lifelong resident of Hudson, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, to join her beloved husband, Earl E. Crouse. Clara was born and raised in Hudson, daughter of the late Loren and Elsie (Guilbault) King. She attended local schools and was a 1946 [...]

Brian J. McNamara, 60

March 31st, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Brian J. McNamara, 60, died Tuesday, March 25, 2014 in his home after being stricken ill. He was born in Attleboro and raised in Shrewsbury, son of the late James P. McNamara Sr. and Janice (Burchard) McNamara. He graduated from Shrewsbury High School in 1971 and received his Bachelors of Arts degree from [...]

Patricia J. Galli, 78

March 31st, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Patricia J. (Bouvier) Galli, a longtime resident of Shrewsbury, died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the Ichabod Washburn Hospice Residence in Worcester with her family by her side. She was 78. Born April 28, 1935 to Arthur and Mary (McGrath) Bouvier, she attended school in Worcester. She worked as a switchboard operator for [...]

Leslie Pupa, 66

March 31st, 2014

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Hudson – Leslie Catherine (Hescock) Pupa, 66, of Hudson, passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014, surrounded by family. Leslie was born in Norwood, daughter of the late Dorothy (Gregory) Hescock and the late Paul Hescock. She graduated from Natick High Scholl in 1965 and Butera School of Art in Boston in 1969. Leslie loved her [...]

Manuel C. Braga, 88

March 31st, 2014

Hudson – Manuel C. Braga, 88, of Hudson, died at his home Saturday, March 29, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Maria Luiza (Correia) Braga of Hudson. Manuel was born and raised in Santa Maria, the Azores of Portugal, son of the late Benardino and Maria [...]

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