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Obituaries

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Mary C. Abbott

October 25, 2021

Mary “Sister” Catherine Abbott, 82, of Northborough and formerly of Framingham, passed away on October 25, 2021. Born in Newton, she was the daughter of the late Margaret “Peg” (Doyle) and James “Del” Ryan. She was the wife of 55 years to...
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Ann E. Ethier

October 24, 2021

Ann E. Ethier, 85, of Yarmouth, MA and formerly of Holliston, passed away at Maplewood at Mayflower in West Yarmouth on Sunday, October 24, 2021. Born in Somerville, MA, she was the daughter of the late Lucy (Ladd) and Arthur W. Coverly. She was the ...
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Matthew C. Sidebottom

October 22, 2021

Matthew Charles Sidebottom died unexpectedly on October 22, 2021.  He was 33 years old.  Matt was born and raised in Franklin, Mass and attended Franklin High School, where he wrestled and played football.  He went on to attend Assumption College...

Ruth H. Geveke

October 22, 2021

Ruth H. Geveke passed away peacefully on Friday, October 22nd, at the age of 93. Born in 1928 in Paterson, NJ, Ruth grew up in Wyckoff, NJ and graduated Eastern Christian Academy.  In 1950, she married John Geveke of Paterson, NJ. Ruth had been ...
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Margaret Mary (Noble) Palmer

October 21, 2021

*Please note, Margaret passed away in April 2020, her services are now announced & we had to put  a recent date to bring her obituary to the top. Holliston- Margaret Mary Noble Palmer, of Holliston, passed away April 28, 2020 at Westboroug...
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William John Keefe

October 20, 2021

Hopkinton- William John Keefe, 86, of Plymouth and formerly Hopkinton, passed away on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Pauline (Bouret) and William Keefe. Bill Was the beloved husband of 41 years to Judy A....
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Richard S. Smith Jr.

October 17, 2021

Holliston- Richard S. Smith Jr., 77, of Holliston, passed away at his home with his family by his side on Sunday, October 17, 2021. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Margaret (Murtagh) and Richard Smith Sr. He was the beloved husband of...

Vera E. Geissinger

October 11, 2021

Vera E. (Melchior) Geissinger, 93, of Ashland died suddenly Monday, October 11th at the Casa de Ramana Rehabilitation Center. Born in Germany, Vera was a long-time resident of Hopkinton, and has been a resident of Ashland for the past 16 years. She w...
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Brian D. Carey

October 8, 2021

Brian D. Carey, 61, of Framingham and formerly Holliston, passed away at his home on Friday, October 8, 2021. Born on September 8, 1960 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Joan (Bell) and John F. Carey.  To some, he was k...
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Constance Marie Tynan

October 7, 2021

Constance “Connie” Marie Tynan, 84, of Franklin and formerly of Holliston, passed away at Saint Patrick’s Manor in Framingham on Thursday, October 7, 2021. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Bridget C. (Nicholas) and Kenneth ...
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Barbara B. Nickerson

October 7, 2021

Holliston- Barbara Nickerson, 98, of Holliston, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the Blaire House in Milford. Born in Newton, she was the daughter of the late Cecilia (LaCroix) and Willard Bagster. She was the wife of 45 year...

Phyllis Spiller

October 1, 2021

Medway- Phyllis W. Spiller, 100, of Medway and formerly Mashpee, passed away at Timothy Daniels House in Holliston on Friday, October 1, 2021. Born and raised in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Eleanor (Pray) and Harold Weatherby. She was t...
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Jon F. Sutherland

October 1, 2021

Holliston- Jon F. Sutherland, 55, of Holliston, passed away at his home on Friday, October 1, 2021. Born in Framingham, he was the son of Irene (Hilliard) and Carl Sutherland Sr. In addition to his mother, Jon is survived by his brother, Carl Suthe...
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Jeanne Marie Miley

September 30, 2021

Holliston- Jeanne Marie Miley, 65, of Holliston, passed away at her home on Thursday, September 30, 2021. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of Margaret (Cahill) Miley of Holliston and the late Daniel A. Miley. Beloved daughter, sister, and aunt,...

Angela Velazquez

September 28, 2021

Hopkinton- Angela Velazquez, 84, of Hopkinton, passed away at her home on Tuesday, September 28, 2021. Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of the late Felicita (Diaz) and Bautista Leon. She was the wife of the late Florencio  Velazquez...
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Maria Torres-Purvis

September 28, 2021

Maria Torres-Purvis of Hopkinton passed away suddenly on September 28, 2021. She was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on February 19, 1992 to Maria (Quiles) Cruz & Edwin Torres. She graduated from Marlborough High School, alongside her husband and d...
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Robert T. Peters

September 26, 2021

Mendon- Robert T. Peters, 86, affectionately known as “Bert”, of Mendon and formerly of Milford, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, September 26, 2021.  Born in Holliston, he was the son of the late Mabel (Eddy) and Tio Pete...

Sara M. Gillis

September 25, 2021

Framingham- Sara M. Gillis, 73, a longtime resident of Framingham, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Born and raised in Winchester, MA, she was the daughter of the late Harriet (Pilkington) Keenan and Herbert Wood. She was th...
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David A. Griffith

September 24, 2021

Franklin and formerly Holliston-  David Allen Griffith, 79, of Franklin and resident of Holliston for 55 years, passed away at the Rose Monahan Hospice House in Worcester on September 24, 2021. Born in Schenectady, New York, he was the only child o...
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Francis W. Ludwick

September 24, 2021

Framingham and formerly Holliston- Francis W. Ludwick, 80, of Framingham and a former longtime Holliston resident, passed away at Care Dimensions in Lincoln. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Elsie (Collins) and Francis J. Ludwick. He was t...
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Elaine L. Jones

September 22, 2021

Ashburnham- Elaine L. Jones of Ashburnham, MA passed away peacefully on September 22, 2021. She was a graduate of Fitchburg High School, Class of 1970. She was a spiritual soul who loved the outdoors. Elaine or “Meme”, as she was called, loved g...
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David Alan Rice

September 19, 2021

Bellingham- David Alan Rice, 75, of Bellingham, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, September 19, 2021. Born in Dorchester, he was the son of the late Ruth (Ingalls) and Clyde Rice. David was a 1963 graduate of Bellingham High Sch...

Susan (Morse) De La Rosa

September 17, 2021

Susan (Morse) De La Rosa It is with great regret that we announce the sudden passing of Susan (Morse) De La Rosa, 56, of Franklin. Daughter of the late Robert P. Morse Sr., Sue is survived by her beloved mother, Patricia (Bliss) Morse and her darlin...

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Philip I. Thombs

September 14, 2021

Holliston- Philip I. Thombs, 83, of Holliston, passed away at his home on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Coral (Day) and Vincent Thombs. He was the beloved husband of 56 years to Patricia A. (Lewinski) Th...
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Charlotte M. Boccuzzi

September 14, 2021

Ashland and formerly Mashpee- Charlotte M. Boccuzzi, 83, most recently of Ashland and formerly of Mashpee on Cape Cod, passed away surrounded by family on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Mary (Fitzpatric...