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Obituaries

Diane K. Burris-Dunham

April 27, 2017

Holliston- Diane K. Burris-Dunham, 58, of Holliston, passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017. Born in Hartford, CT, she was the daughter of the late Kathleen (Farnsworth) and Robert Burris. She was the wife of 27 years to Michael D. Dunham of Hollist...

Paul Erskine

April 18, 2017

  Rutland and formerly Holliston- Paul Erskine, 51, of Rutland and formerly of Holliston, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Born in England, he was the son of Anne (Geddes) Erskine of Holliston and the late Thomas Erskine. He was the belove...

Donald Kramer

April 17, 2017

Holliston- Donald Kramer, 78, of Holliston, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Ida (Youngsma) and Gordon Kramer and married to Donna (Suarez) Kramer.  Don and Donna recently celebrated 49 years of m...

Faye Goodnow Haynes

April 17, 2017

East Longmeadow, MA- Faye Goodnow Haynes, 88,  of East Longmeadow, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017. Born in Framingham on February 8, 1929,  she was the daughter of the late Dorothy (Leavitt) and Michael Ryan. Faye had been married to Wall...

Eileen V. Piemonte

April 16, 2017

Framingham- Eileen V. Piemonte, 97, of Framingham, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2017. Born in Jersey City, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Mary Jane and Patrick O'Leary. She was the wife of the late Anthony J. Piemonte who passed away in 1...

Sadie E. Benson

April 14, 2017

Hopkinton- Sadie E. Benson, 91, of Hopkinton, passed away Friday, April 14, 2017. Born in Milford, she was the daughter of the late Jane (Robson) and Oscar Riedle. She was the wife of the late Estley M. Benson who passed away in 2002. A lifelon...

Roger William Smith

April 14, 2017


Veteran
Roger W. Smith, 91, of New Jersey and formerly of Holliston, Ashland and Centerville, MA, passed away Friday, April 14, 2017. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Isabelle (Seddon) and Sydney Smith. He was the husband of Betty Ann Smith, wh...

Rita L. Roth

April 13, 2017

Holliston- Rita L. Roth, 94, of Holliston, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Charlotte (Burney) and Edward Scriven. She was the wife of the late James E. Roth who passed away in 2012. Rita...

Jane L. Stratton

April 12, 2017

Yarmouth Port, MA- Jane L. Stratton, 81, of Yarmouth Port, MA and formerly of Millis and Holliston, passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of Edward "Doc" and Eva (Houghton) Holbrook. Jane grew up in...

Esther M. Hassan

April 3, 2017

Holliston- Esther M. Hassan, 91, of Holliston, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017. Born in Pitcairn, PA, she was the wife of the late Albert S. Hassan. Upon her retirement, Esther was a CNA at Dell Manor Nursing home in Rockland. She had also wo...

Rosalie R. Martin

April 2, 2017

Hopkinton- Rosalie R. Martin, 77, of Hopkinton, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 2, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. Predeceased by her loving husband of 51 years, Paul A Martin, her mother Frances (Godsell) Kelly, father Thomas Seward, step...

James J. Dolliver

March 29, 2017


Veteran
Holliston- James J. Dolliver, 75, of Holliston, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at Wayside Hospice in Wayland after a courageous battle with cancer. He wanted to express his most sincere gratitude for the exceptional care he received at Metr...

Peter B. Porter

March 29, 2017

Hopkinton- Peter B. Porter, 66, of Hopkinton, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Eleanor (Benson) and Bliss C. Porter. Peter loved the Boston Bruins and was a season ticket holder in Section 99 of ...

Guelda G. Cain

March 25, 2017

Hopkinton- Guelda G. Cain, 102, of Hopkinton, passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017. Born in Grafton, West Virginia, she was the wife of the late Thomas J. Cain who passed away in 1986. A former Framingham resident, Guelda was a longtime Hopkinton...

Sheila M. Lamacchia

March 24, 2017

Framingham- Sheila M. Lamacchia, 91, of Framingham, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017. Born in Ireland, she was the daughter of the late Agnes and William Kearney.   She worked for the New England Telephone Company for over ...

Tony Most III

March 24, 2017

Franklin-   George Anthony Most III (Tony), 74, of Franklin, passed away suddenly on Friday, March 24, 2017 while traveling on business in Alabama.  Born in Philadelphia, PA on April 1, 1942, he was the son of the late Rut...

June E. Macy

March 21, 2017

Holliston- June E. Macy, 93, of Holliston, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, she was raised by her late Aunt and Uncle, Merytle and Lloyd Leisonring. She was the wife of the late Charles F. Macy who passed away...

Nicholas F. DeToma

March 15, 2017

Milford- Nicholas F. DeToma, 75, of Milford, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017. Born in Dorchester, he was the son of the late Santa (Campanele) and Louis DeToma. He was the husband of Jean (Herbert) DeToma of Milford. Besides his wife, Nichola...

Eleanor B. Anderson

March 14, 2017

Canaan, NH- Eleanor B. (Lary) Anderson, 86, of Canaan, New Hampshire, passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at the Newton Wellesley Center for Alzheimer’s Care. Born in West Canaan, NH, she was the daughter of the late Eva Vifian and Harry Foster Sr...

Shirley Mary Houle

March 11, 2017

Holliston- Shirley (McManus) Houle, 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on March 11, 2017. She was born May 6, 1925 in Framingham, MA to the late Leo and Edith (Higgins) McManus. She was a lifelong resident of Holliston, MA....

William Sawyer Peaslee Jr.

March 11, 2017


Veteran
Hopkinton – William S. Peaslee, Jr., a lifelong resident of Woodville and a proud WW II Veteran, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the age of 90. He was the husband of the late Lois (Hiltz) Peaslee, with whom he shared 66 yea...

Evelyn L. Shepard

March 5, 2017

Holliston- Evelyn L. Shepard, 93, of Holliston passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017. Born in Millis, she was the daughter of the late Beatrice (Atkins) and Guy L. Morse. She was the wife of the late Charles Shepard. Prior to her retirement, Evelyn...

William A. Stevens

March 4, 2017

Hopkinton- William A. Stevens, 96, of Hopkinton, passed away on March 4, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Catherine (Dailey) Stevens who died in 2002.  Born on March 18, 1920 in Newton, MA., he was the son of Charles and Eleanor (Johnson) Steven...

John Quinn

March 3, 2017


Veteran
Holliston- John “Jack” Quinn, 89, of Holliston, passed away peacefully in his home on March 3, 2017. Born in Cambridge, he was the son of the late MaryEllen (Lenihan) and Daniel Quinn. Jack was a graduate of Boston University and was an Arm...

Inese Racenis

February 28, 2017

Hopkinton- Inese Racenis, 57, of Hopkinton, passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2017. She was the daughter of Irina (Ivins) and the late Rudolf Bunde. She was the beloved wife of 31 years to Martin Racenis of Hopkinton. Besides her husband and her mo...