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Obituaries


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William W. Morse

September 13, 2017

Holliston- William W. Morse, 83, of Holliston, passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Born in Holliston, he was the son of the late Evelyn (Galligan) and Warren E. Morse. William is survived by two brothers, Richard Morse and his wife Lorra

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William Charles Champion

September 4, 2017

Medway- William "Bill" C. Champion, 72, of Medway passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017 at home surrounded by his family. Born in Providence, RI, he was the son of the late Geneva (Twist) and William Charles Champion. He was the husband of ten

Maxine E. Potter

September 4, 2017

Holliston- Maxine Ellen (Morse) Potter, 81, passed away on September 4, 2017 at Milford Center nursing home in Milford, MA. Maxine was born in Springfield, VT on November 20, 1935. She was the daughter of the late Marjorie E. Morse and Thurlow P. Mo

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John J. Boelsen III

August 31, 2017

Hopkinton- John J. Boelsen III, 70, of Hopkinton, passed away Thursday, August 31, 2017. He was born in Yonkers, NY and was the son of the late Elizabeth (Tintera) and John J. Boelsen II. John was a 1966 graduate of Marian High School and an Army V

Rita Randall

August 30, 2017

Holliston- Rita Randall, 83, of Holliston, passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at Milford Regional Medical Center. Born in Newport, Rhode Island, she was the daughter of the late Mary (Sullivan) and Charles Bally. She relocated to Williamstown,

Barbara Ann James

August 27, 2017

Franklin and formerly Newton- Barbara Ann James, 76, of Franklin and formerly Newton, passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017 at the Milford Regional Medical Center. Born in Newton, she was the daughter of the late Edna (Moran) and Matthew Paul Puccia

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Robert J. Renzi

August 26, 2017

Holliston- Robert J. Renzi, 90, of Holliston, passed away at his home surrounded by family on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Born in Brooklyn New York, he was the son of the late Anthony and Mary (Giannone) Renzi. He was the beloved husband of 64 year

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William P. Monahan

August 25, 2017

HOLLISTON- William P. Monahan, 82, of Scituate, and a former West Yarmouth and longtime Holliston resident, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, August 25, 2017, surrounded by his family.  He is the beloved husband of 48 years to Patricia A.

Susan Elizabeth Wheeler

August 25, 2017

Douglas, MA and formerly Holliston- Susan Elizabeth Wheeler, 59, of Douglas and formerly of Holliston, passed away on August 25, 2017 as a result of an accident. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of Dorothy (Frey) Wheeler of Holliston and t

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Paul J. Dennison

August 24, 2017

HOLLISTON- Paul J. Dennison, 84, a longtime Holliston resident, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 24th, 2017, at the MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham. He was the beloved husband of 55 years to Jane (Dolan) Dennison. Paul was know

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George Edward Gerrior

August 21, 2017

HOLLISTON- George E. Gerrior, 81, a longtime Holliston resident and former Hopkinton Resident, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, August 21st, 2017, surrounded by his family. He is the beloved husband of 48 years to Mary E. (Finn) Gerri

Dorothy 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 Manhattan, New York and Ashland, MA died August 6, 2017 at 95. In 1945, he graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis and served in WW II & the Korean War. He later received an MBA from New York University, and serv

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

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Robert C. Higgins

July 29, 2017

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