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Obituaries

Melinda A. DePorte

December 19, 2016

Melinda Ann Hitchcock DePorte, age 77, of Hopkinton, MA passed away on Monday, December 19, 2016. Melinda was born on June 18, 1939 in Glens Falls, NY to Patricia Blake Hitchcock and John Dayton Hitchcock. As a child she enjoyed playing with her brot

Paul John DeMarco

December 16, 2016

Hopkinton- Paul John DeMarco, 53, of Hopkinton, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, December 16, 2016. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, he was the son of Jeanette (Shalhoub)DeMarco of Pleasantville, NY, a

William A. Gardner

December 13, 2016

Holliston- William A. Gardner, Jr. (Bill) passed away peacefully on December 13, 2016 at home in Holliston, after a long illness. He recently celebrated his 86th birthday. He was the loving husband of Barbara (Gross) Gardner, his wife of 53 years,

Fr. Lawrence Crosara s.x.

December 12, 2016

A Catholic Priest and member of the Xaverian Missionaries, was called home by his Heavenly Father on December 12, 2016, Feast day of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Diagnosed with gastric cancer at the beginning of November, he spent his last weeks at Xavier

Frances Mary Coles

December 10, 2016

Holliston- Frances Mary Coles, 92, of Holliston, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016. Born in Chicopee, she was the daughter of the late Ella (King) and Patrick Griffin. She was the wife of Charles Robert Coles of Holliston. Married to Char

Ruth M. Carr

December 6, 2016

Holliston- Ruth Marie Carr, 81, of Holliston, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Genesis Healthcare in Milford. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Dorothy (Paige) and Armand Millette. She was the wife of the late Theodore W. Ca

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Weston Warren Eames

December 1, 2016

Holliston- Weston W. Eames of Holliston, MA passed away peacefully on December 1, 2016 at the age of 87, after a brief illness. He was the loving husband of the late Ruth (Garland) Eames who passed away in 2009. Raised in Medford MA, he was the so

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Paul Albert Hurd Sr.

December 1, 2016

Holliston- Paul Albert Hurd Sr., 77, of Holliston, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Ruth (Murphy) and Albert Hurd. He was the husband of the late P

Richard James Cusack

November 23, 2016

Richard J. Cusack died Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at the Medway Country Manor after a period of declining health. He was 74 years old. Born in Boston, MA., to the late Francis G. and Mary T. (Murphy) Cusack, Dick was raised in Waltham and gradua

Angela DeFrancesco

November 18, 2016

Holliston- Angela DeFrancesco, 89, of Holliston, passed away Friday, November 18, 2016. Born in Cambridge, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Rose DeFrancesco. Angela was a graduate of Vesper George Art School. She moved to Holliston

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Robert D Krasnoff

November 15, 2016

Holliston- Robert “Bob” Daniel Krasnoff, lovingly known as Poppy; passed away on November 15, 2016 at the age of 92. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Judy Krasnoff (Ash), the love of his life, along with his daughter Jane Podsen and hus

Raymond James Falvey

November 14, 2016

Holliston- Raymond J. Falvey, 76, of Holliston, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Monday, November 14, 2016. Born in the Bronx, New York, he was the son of the late Helen R. (Kelley) and Leo T. Falvey. He was the husband of 51 years to Kathl

John Gentiluomo

November 13, 2016

Holliston- John Gentiluomo, 82, of Holliston, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 13, 2016. Born in Schenectady, New York, he was the son of the late Mary Lena (DiMartino) and Antonino Gentiluomo, and beloved husband of 54-years to Barbar

Haydee Ramirez

November 12, 2016

Sudbury- Haydee Ramirez, 70, of Sudbury, passed away Saturday, November 12, 2016. Born in Yauco, Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of the late Cristina Rodriguez and Ismael Ramirez. She was the wife of Carlos Santana Alvarado of Sudbury. Haydee lov

Paul J. Meehan

November 10, 2016

Holliston- Paul J. Meehan, 52, of Holliston, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2016 after a 19 year battle with a brain tumor. Paul was a kind man with a gentle soul, who loved spending time at the Hopkinton Respite Center and was passionat

Elizabeth Brooks

November 8, 2016

Holliston- Elizabeth Stillings Brooks, 54, of Holliston, passed away at her home, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Born in Bellefonte, PA, Beth was the daughter of Suzanne (Littlefield) and Bruce Stillings of Falmouth,

Walter G. Haas

November 7, 2016

MEDWAY - Mr. Walter G. Haas, 87, passed away peacefully at his home with his loving family by his side. Walter was born on March 24, 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio a son of the late Walter J. Haas and Mildred (Kihm) Haas. He was a loving husband to Maria

Allan R. Pratt

November 4, 2016

Allan R. Pratt, age 79, passed away on November 4, 2016 at the Lydia Taft House in Uxbridge, Massachusetts. Allan was the first born of seven children to Russell and Marie Pratt in Spokane, Washington. He attended Hutton Elementary and graduated

Doris Catherine Kumlin

October 30, 2016

Hopkinton- Doris Catherine Kumlin, 82, of Hopkinton, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Sunday, October 30, 2016.  Born in Westfield, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Alice (Briant) and Walter Nelson.  Doris was married for

Jo Ann Mann

October 29, 2016

Hopkinton- Jo Ann Mann, 88, of Hopkinton, passed away Saturday, October 29, 2016. Born in Indianapolis, IN, she was the daughter of the late Lois E. (Provost) Christena and Francis W. Christena and sister of late Robert F. Christena and his wife

Rita M. Devitt

October 24, 2016

Holliston- Rita M. Devitt, of Holliston, passed away unexpectedly, Monday, October 24, 2016 at Milford Regional Hospital. Born in Worcester, she was the daughter of the late Mabel C. (Goodney) and Leo J. Faucher. She was the wife of William Devitt

Gerritt Jon VanWagenen

October 23, 2016

Gerritt "Willie" Jon VanWagenen, Jr., 50, departed this world for heaven on October 23, 2016 in West Bend, WI after a short battle with late stage colon cancer. Gerritt was born in Madison, WI on July 13, 1966. He went to high school at The Univers

Carol Ann Baxter

October 20, 2016

Hopkinton- Carol Ann Baxter, 70, of Hopkinton, MA passed away Thursday, October 20, 2016. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the beloved wife of Joe Baxter for 51 years and the daughter of the late Viola and Carl Malinverni. Carol was a faithf

Katherine Marie Heavner

October 18, 2016

Holliston- Katherine Marie Heavner, 60, of Holliston, passed away October 18, 2016 at Milford Regional Hospital. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of Alice Marie Frey of Medway and the late James Arlington Nickerson. She was the loving wife

Margaret Miller

October 18, 2016

Nova Scotia and formerly Holliston- Margaret P. (Curran) "Peggy" Miller, 82, of Londonderry, NS, and formerly of Holliston, MA. passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at home, surrounded by her family. Born in Boston, she was a daughter of the