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Obituaries

Dorothy "Lea" Grande

August 12, 2017

Garner, NC and formerly Holliston, MA- Dorothy "Lea" Grande, 85, of Garner, NC and formerly Holliston, MA, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in Raleigh, NC. Born in Cleveland County, NC, she was the dau...

John Lombardo

August 11, 2017

East Taunton and formerly Holliston- John Lombardo, 62, of East Taunton, MA and formerly Holliston, died August 11, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. John is survived by his loving wife, Jo-Anne Sites Lombardo, his mother, Anita of Frank...

Patrick D. McDonald

August 9, 2017

Patrick D. McDonald, PhD., 72, of Holliston, passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at the Elizabeth Seton Residence in Wellesley. Adored husband for 50 years of Kathryn McDonald and beloved father of Patrick McDonald of FL and Brian McDonald of TX. B...

Nancy A. Bronder

August 7, 2017

Nancy Ann Bronder died August 7th, 2017 of injuries sustained in a bicycle accident in Hopkinton. Nancy was born May 24, 1963 in Camden, NJ. She was the daughter of Patrick Joseph Bronder and Carol Partlow Bronder of Hopkinton, MA. Nancy was a grad...

Charlotte Fargo

August 6, 2017

Hopkinton- Charlotte B. (Lane) Fargo of Hopkinton, Massachusetts passed away on August 6, 2017, at age 96. She was the wife of the late George A. Fargo, Sr. of Hopkinton and sister of the late Evelyn Read of Holliston, Mass. Born on September 1...

Saul H. Auslander

August 6, 2017

Saul Hamilton Auslander, of New York City and Ashland, MA died August 6, 2017 at age 95. He was a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis and served in WWII and Korean War. Saul received an MBA from NYU and was a stockbroker in New York Ci...

Gerald A. Roy

July 30, 2017

Holliston- Gerald Allen Roy, 64, of Holliston, passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017. Born in Oahu, Hawaii, he was the son of the late Beatrice (Anderson) and Robert Roy. He was the husband of Diane McDermott Roy of Holliston. Gerry was the Director ...

Lawrence J. Canavan

July 30, 2017

Holliston- Lawrence John Canavan, 77, of Holliston, passed away unexpectedly while visiting family in Charlotte, North Carolina on July 30, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Mary (Loftus) and Francis Canavan. He wa...

Robert C. Higgins

July 29, 2017


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Holliston- Robert Calvin (Bob) Higgins was born May 22, 1925 to Walter D. and Mildred (Claflin) Higgins. On July 29, 2017 at the age of 92, Robert passed away following a brief illness. Bob was a 1943 graduate of Holliston High School. He served ...

Audrey M. Swantak

July 27, 2017

Holliston- Audrey M. Swantak, 82, of Holliston, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017. Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick Canada, she was the daughter of the late Viola (Ferris) and Cecil Vail. She was the wife of the late Wayne M. Swantak. ...

Brad F. Canty

July 24, 2017

Hopkinton- Brad F. Canty, 17, of Hopkinton, passed away Monday, July 24, 2017. Brad leaves behind his best friend and brother, Kyle Canty, his parents, Becky and Jimmy Canty of Hopkinton; his maternal grandparents, Agnes Torento of Milford and Fra...

Mark C. Antonioli

July 23, 2017

Holliston- Mark Christopher Antonioli, 38, of Holliston, passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017. Born in Framingham, he was the son of Faith E. (Mantell) Antonioli and the late Lawrence E. Antonioli. Mark enjoyed working on cars and was good at fixi...

Faith K. Tiberio

July 17, 2017

Philanthropist Faith K. Tiberio, 92, of St. Augustine, FL, passed away suddenly Monday, July 17, 2017 while at her summer residence in Sherborn, MA. The great-granddaughter of New York shipping magnate, Isaac Hall and Emma Lukens Hall of New York, an...

William Henry Robinson III

July 16, 2017

Hopkinton- William H. Robinson III, 79, of Hopkinton, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Isabel (Paz) Robinson and William H. Robinson II. He was the husband of Eleanor (Knoll) Robinson of Hopkinton. B...

Alexander Benjamin Bennett

July 10, 2017

Holliston- Alexander Benjamin Bennett, 19, of Holliston, passed away Monday, July 10th as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Born in Boston, he was the only child of Bethany (Nickerson) and Paul L. Bennett of Holliston. Up...

Helen Johnstone

July 10, 2017

Holliston- Helen Greer Johnstone, 94, of Holliston, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 10, 2017. She was born in Canada on May 6, 1923 where she grew up. She became a Registered Nurse and worked at Toronto General Hospital before and dur...

Nicholas Edward Layman

July 8, 2017

Pelham, New Hampshire and formerly Holliston, MA- Nicholas Edward Layman, 28, of Pelham, NH and formerly Holliston, MA, passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017. Born in Milford, MA, he was the son of Johanna Bilodeau of Quebec and Niels Layman of Holli...

Seth J. Libby

July 5, 2017

Holliston- Seth John Libby, 36, born Oct. 21, 1980, a cherished son, a beloved brother, and an adored uncle; suffered an untimely death at the home he shared with his parents on July 5, 2017. Seth leaves behind his grandmother, Mary Keeley Feerick...

James Ballou Cummings Jr.

July 5, 2017


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Holliston- James Ballou Cummings Jr., 88, of Holliston, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Born in Newton, he was the son of the late Sarah (Hodnott) and James B. Cummings. He was the husband of the late Margaret (Burke) Cummings. James was a...

Stephen Kurt Weissbecker

July 3, 2017

Hopkinton- S. Kurt Weissbecker of Hopkinton, MA passed away on July 3, 2017 at his home. He leaves his loving family, Henry Schmidt of the home, his mother Alice Joan Weissbecker of Southern Pines, NC, his brother Mark Weissbecker of Richmond, MA ...

Marjorie Schide

June 26, 2017

Hopkinton- Marjorie Schide, 90, a former Natick, MA resident, passed away at the Beaumont Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough, on Monday, June 26, 2017. Mrs. Schide was born Marjorie Reed on June 2, 1927 in Orange, New Jersey. She lived at v...

Charles Francis Maguire Jr.

June 25, 2017

Holliston- Charles Francis Maguire Jr., 89, of Holliston, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017. Born in Canton, he was the son of the late Margaret (Towne) and Charles Francis Maguire. He was the husband of 68 years to Jean Marie (Mantell) Maguire of...

Allan Henry Coutu

June 19, 2017

Wayland- Allan Henry Coutu, 52, of Wayland and formerly of Weymouth passed away Monday, June 19, 2017. Born in Quincy, MA on June 19, 1965, he was the son of Janice Austin of Holliston, MA and Henry Coutu and his wife Joan of Warwick, RI. Allan...

Jason Dowley

June 18, 2017

Jason Dowley, age 41 of Medway, beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle and devoted friend, passed away Sunday evening June 18th after a courageous battle with cancer.  He was surrounded by his family and dear friends in his final hours.  Jaso...

John Joseph Marseglia Jr.

June 17, 2017

  Holliston- John Joseph Marseglia Jr, 76, of Holliston, passed away peacefully in his home Saturday, June 17, 2017. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Marie (Morganelli) and John Joseph Marseglia Sr. John was a gentleman is...