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Obituaries

James A. Porcello

May 10, 2021

Holliston- James A. Porcello, 67, of Holliston and Falmouth, passed away suddenly on Monday, May 10, 2021. Born in Cambridge, he was the son of the late Maryland G. (Maggio) and Albert J. Porcello. He was the beloved husband of 43 years to Catherine...

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James R. Mog

May 7, 2021

Holliston- James R. Mog, 93, of Daytona Beach FL, passed away on Friday, May 7, 2021. Born in Detroit, Michigan, he was the son of the late Eleanor (Hesse) and Harold James Mog. Jim joined the US Navy and served during the Korean conflict from 1950...

John S. Hoyt

May 1, 2021

Holliston- John S. Hoyt, 69, of Holliston, passed away at his home on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Eileen (McGrath) and Stanley Hoyt. He was the husband of 38 years to Marli (Henriques) Hoyt of Hol...

Peter Raymond Landry

April 30, 2021

Holliston- Peter Raymond Landry, 33, of Holliston, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021. Born in Framingham, he was the cherished son of Diane Landry and Craig Landry of Bellingham, formerly of Holliston. Peter graduated from Holliston High School in...

Karen Loftus

April 25, 2021

Holliston- Karen (O’Connell) Loftus, 64, of Holliston, passed away peacefully with her family at her hospital bedside on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Her death was due to complications from neuroendocrine cancer. She was an incredible wife and ...

Isabel Vazquez-Otero

April 25, 2021

Milford- Isabel ”Gudnaria” Vazquez-Otero, 80, of Milford, passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at the Timothy Daniels House in Holliston. Born in Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, she was one of eleven siblings and was the daughter of the late Gabriella...

Rose Marie Gallagher

April 24, 2021

Holliston- Rose Marie Gallagher, 87, of Holliston, passed away on Saturday, April 24, 2021. Born and raised in Watertown, she was the daughter of the late Palmina (Fantasia) and Emilio Parrella. She was the wife of the late Norman Joseph Gallagher....

Goff B. Heavner Jr.

April 23, 2021

On April 23, 2021 Goff B. Heavner, Jr. of Holliston, beloved father of five children, passed away at the age of 92. Goff was born in Philippi, WV on May 19, 1928, to Goff and Lacie (Mick) Heavner.    Goff was pre-deceased by his parents; his fir...

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Stephen D. Casler

April 22, 2021

Professor Emeritus Stephen D Casler, formerly of Hopkinton, MA, passed away April 22, 2021 at Hope Hospice, Bonita Springs, FL.  He was born in Boston, MA,  August 27,1951 to Barbara Casler Coyne and Howard F. Casler. He was predeceased by his fat...

Kathleen Ann Frappier

April 20, 2021

Holliston- Kathleen Ann Frappier, 65, of Holliston and formerly of Buffalo, New York and New Mexico, passed away at her home after a brief illness on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Born and raised in Buffalo, she was the daughter of the late Beverly (Covi...

Barbara Carey

April 17, 2021

Barbara Brice Carey, age 96, was born in Manchester, New Hampshire on October 23, 1924 to Fred and Irene Brice. She passed away, peacefully, on April 17, 2021 in Hopedale, MA. Barbara grew up in Orono, Maine, and graduated as valedictorian from Oron...

Andreita "Andy" Rodriguez

April 13, 2021

Framingham- Andreita “Andy” Rodriguez, 67, of Framingham, passed away at Casa de Ramana Rehabilitation in Framingham. Born in Manhattan, New York, she was the daughter of the late Carmen Maizonet and Jose Rodriguez. Andy was a loving and caring...

Elnora "Michele" Curran

April 12, 2021

Holliston- Elnora “Michele” Curran, 80, of Holliston, passed away peacefully at Milford Regional Medical Center on Monday, April 12, 2021 surrounded by her children. Born in Bridgeport, CT, she was the daughter of the late Elnora (Jones) and Jam...

Alice Virginia McNeil

April 9, 2021

Holliston- Alice Virginia McNeil, 94, of Holliston, passed away on Friday, April 9, 2021 at the Mary Ann Morse Healthcare Center in Natick. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Agnes (Mora) and Rudolph Kadlik. She was the wife of the lat...

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Alfred J. Beccia

April 1, 2021

Northbridge- Alfred J. Beccia, 85, of Northbridge, MA (formerly of Milford and Framingham, MA) died Thursday, April 1, 2021 at UMass Memorial Health Care Center. He was the beloved husband of the late Janice M. (Adams) Beccia and fat...

Thomas Joseph Sullivan

April 1, 2021

Hopkinton- Thomas Joseph Sullivan, 84, of Hopkinton previously a long-time resident of Framingham, passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2021. Born August 16, 1936 in Boston and raised in Cambridge he was the son of the late Lillian (Caswell) and Edward...

Patricia Helen Clancy

March 29, 2021

Milford and formerly Holliston- Patricia Helen Clancy, 82, formerly of Holliston, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 29, 2021 with her children by her side. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Helen (Murphy) and Charles Gillon. She...

Marie E. Kelley

March 26, 2021

Holliston- Marie E. Kelley, 73, formerly of Holliston, passed away at her home surrounded by family on Orrs Island, Casco Bay, Maine. Born in Bangor, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Pearl (Pinette) and John Gibbs. She was the wife of 53 year...

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James Patrick Fitzgerald

March 24, 2021

Humarock, MA- James Patrick Fitzgerald Sr., 86, of Humarock and formerly of South Weymouth, MA, passed away on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Mary Kate (Sullivan) and Patrick T. Fitzgerald. He was mar...

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Mark Strasnick

March 21, 2021

Medway- Mark Strasnick, beloved father, grandfather, brother, and friend, died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, March 21, 2021.  He was 71 years old.  He spent his final days with his family by his side. Born in Malden on November 10, 1949, he ...

Nancy Lynne Monson

March 16, 2021

Nancy Lynne Monson, beloved wife, mother, sister and friend, died peacefully in her sleep last Tuesday, March 16, 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama. She grew up in Downers Grove, Illinois;the daughter of Mildred and Martin Norpell. She is survived by her ...

Derek Holden Dempsey

March 15, 2021

Woonsocket, RI and formerly Hopkinton, MA- Derek Holden Dempsey, 36, of Woonsocket, RI and formerly of Hopkinton, MA, passed away Monday, March 15, 2021 at Rhode Island Hospital, after a long struggle with a heart infection.  Born in Worcester in 1...

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Robert Ward Bierig

March 13, 2021

Hopkinton- On Saturday, March 13, 2021, Robert W. Bierig loving husband, father, grandfather and uncle passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family after an extended illness. Bob was born on January 1, 1932 in Alma, NY to Ruth Crawford o...

Anton O. Kris

March 11, 2021

Cambridge- Anton O. Kris, 86, of Cambridge, MA passed away on March 11, 2021. Born in Vienna, Austria in 1934, Dr. Kris was the son of the late Marianne (Rie) and Ernst Kris. He grew up in New York City and graduated from Yale University and Harvard...

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George C. Burkle

March 5, 2021

Holliston-  George C. Burkle, 92, of Holliston, passed away March 5, 2021. Born in New York, New York, he was the son of the late Carl Burkley. He was the loving husband of the late Rose Marie Burkle of Holliston, to whom he was married for 67 year...