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Obituaries

Leeland Taylor Pope

December 4, 2019

Holliston- Leeland Taylor Pope, 40, of Attleboro and a former longtime resident of Holliston, passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of Michelle (LaVache) Pope of Holliston and the late Walter E. Pope Jr.

Philip J. Schiloski

December 3, 2019

Hopkinton- Philip J. Schiloski, 70, of Hopkinton, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Milford Regional Hospital. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Charlotte (Smith) and Robert W. Schiloski Sr. Philip had been employed at Bay State

Mary Catherine Pratt

December 2, 2019

Hopkinton- Mary Catherine Pratt, 91, of Hopkinton, passed away Monday, December 2, 2019. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Devitt) O’Brien. She was the wife of the late Joseph William Pratt.  Mary had  a BA from

Neil Brian Canney

December 2, 2019

Sherborn- Neil Brian Canney, 68, of Sherborn (aka “Bear”, “Bearface”, “Mr. Spatial Relations”,  and known to possess a “brain as big as a planet”) passed away Monday, December 2, 2019.  He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Elean

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Edward A. Russo Sr.

December 2, 2019

Holliston- Edward A. Russo Sr., 88, of Holliston, passed away Monday, December 2, 2019 at Medway Country Manor. Born in Revere, he was the son of the late Margaret J. (Clark) and Domenico J. Russo. He was the husband of 50 years to Sarah (Stoughton)

Ronald B. Cobb

November 30, 2019

Milford-  Ronald Benjamin Cobb, 71, of Milford, passed away Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Milford Regional Medical Center. Born at Fort Benning, Georgia, he was the son of the late Nettie “Marie” Guerin (nee Kearce) and Johnnie Benjamin Cobb.

Theodore A. Hatch

November 29, 2019

Holliston-  Theodore “Ted” Alvin Hatch, 84, of Holliston, passed away at his home on Friday, November 29, 2019.  Born in Newton, he was the son of the late Frances R. (Anderson) and Willard G. Hatch. He was the husband of 60 years to Diana (Fr

Phyllis U. Palitsch

November 27, 2019

Hopkinton- Phyllis Uline Palitsch, 90, a longtime resident of Hopkinton, died peacefully at home with her husband, John A. “Jack” Palitsch, by her side.  He survives her, following 71 loving years of marriage. Born in Troy, New York,

Pauline M. Hutchinson

November 26, 2019

Hopkinton- Pauline M. Hutchinson, 96, of Hopkinton, passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019. Born in Peterborough, New Hampshire, she was the daughter of the late Marguerite Bedell and Donald S. Greene. A resident of Hopkinton for 57 years, Pauline

Arlene Frances Martineau

November 23, 2019

Fort Mill, SC and formerly Holliston/Hopkinton- Arlene Frances (Dunne) Martineau, passed away peacefully at home with her loving husband, Jim and daughter, Elizabeth by her side on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, after a brave and long struggle with

Judith Ann McGrath

November 22, 2019

Franklin and formerly Holliston- Judith Ann McGrath, 79, of Franklin, and formerly of Holliston, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. Born in Milford, she was the daughter of the late Elsie (McKay) and William Grillo. She was the wife of the late

Joel V. Rice

November 16, 2019

Warwick, MA and formerly of Woodville- Joel V. Rice, 60, of Warwick, MA, formerly of Woodville, MA, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, November 16, 2019. Born in Worcester, MA, he was the son of Alden and Dorenda (Stewart) Rice. Joel graduated

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Jared Hopestill Adams

November 15, 2019

Holliston- Jared Hopestill Adams, 83, departed this life on November 15th after a brief  illness. The son of Robert Haviland Adams and Dorothy Leland Adams, he was a life-long resident of Holliston.   Jerry graduated from Phillips Exeter Academ

Harvey L. Buck

November 15, 2019

Holliston- Harvey L. Buck, 80, of Holliston, passed away Friday, November 15, 2019. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Ruth M. (Auringer) and Harold Buck.  Harvey was a longtime employee of the Holliston Tree Department. He was a car a

Liselotte Ward

November 14, 2019

Holliston- Liselotte Ward, 89, of Holliston, passed away at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston on Thursday, November 14, 2019. Born in Germany, she was the daughter of the late Mari (Klendauer) and Simon Niebler. She was the wife of the late J

Joseph William Pratt Jr.

November 13, 2019

Hopkinton- Joseph William Pratt Jr., 64, of Salisbury and formerly of Hopkinton and Westborough, passed away at his home unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Born in Framingham, he was the son of Mary Catherine (O’Brien) Pratt of Hopk

Jeremy Michael Farrell

November 11, 2019

Hopkinton- Jeremy Michael Farrell, 42, of Hopkinton, passed away Monday, November 11, 2019 at his home following a valiant battle with drug addiction and mental illness. Born in Framingham, he was the son of Cynthia (White) Farrell of Hopkinton and

Charlotte Jean Masters

November 6, 2019

Hopkinton- Charlotte Jean Masters, age 5, of Hopkinton, went to heaven the morning of Wednesday, November 6, 2019. She was held lovingly by her parents as she became an angel. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of Chris and Genny Masters.  Cha

Winifred "Winnie" Moore

November 4, 2019

Winifred “Winnie” (Ford) Moore, 91, of West Hartford, Conn., died peacefully on November 4, 2019, surrounded by family. Winnie was born on February 28, 1928, and grew up in Sea Cliff, NY.  She and her husband Jim spent the early years of their m

John Joseph Hand

November 1, 2019

Holliston- John Joseph Hand, 80, of Holliston, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 1, 2019. Born in New York, New York, he was the son of the late Anastasia (Patopwitcz) and Francis J. Hand. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, N

Neythen Ross Yovicsin

October 29, 2019

Holliston- Neyt Yovicsin passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the age of 22.  A lifelong resident of Holliston, MA, Neyt was born in Boston on August 26, 1997 and was a graduate of Holliston High School, Class of 2015. Neyt is survived by h

Peter Kenneth Familetto

October 25, 2019

Hopkinton- Peter Kenneth Familetto, 69, of Hopkinton, passed away Friday, October 25, 2019. Born in Cambridge, he was the son of the late Eleanor (L’Esperance) and Lawrence Familetto. He was the husband of 18 years to Kathleen (Hardin) Familetto o

Christine Ann Owens Sherman

October 25, 2019

Holliston- Christine Owens Sherman, 68, of Holliston and York Beach, Maine, passed away Friday, October 25, 2019 at Brigham & Women’s Hospital. Born in New Britain, Connecticut, she was the daughter of Ida (Nelson) Mucha of New Britain, CT

Todd Michael Mayo

October 23, 2019

Holliston- Todd Michael Mayo, 56, of Holliston passed away Wednesday,  October 23, 2019. Born in Natick, he was the son of Nancy (Hardigan) Mayo of Sherborn, and the late John M. Mayo III. He was the husband of 23 years to Dawn (Erskine) Mayo of

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Theodore L. Gassett

October 21, 2019

Hopkinton- Theodore L. "Ted" Gassett, 76, a lifelong resident of Hopkinton, died peacefully Mon. Oct. 21, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife of 54 years, Carol A. (Stevens) Gassett; their children, William A. Gassett and partner Adrienne Holli