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Obituaries

Harry G. Holst

January 1, 2005

Holliston - Harry G. Holst, 75, of Holliston, died Saturday, January 1, 2005 at the MetroWest Medical Center, Framingham Campus, of heart failure following a courageous battle with cancer. He was the loving husband of Inga (Shultz) Holst, with who...

Jeanne H. Cook

December 22, 2004

Hopkinton - Jeanne H. Cook, 79, died December 22, 2004 in Florida following a long illness. She was the wife of the late Herbert F. Cook who died in 1997. Born in Southborough, MA she was the daughter of the late James and Mava (Grant) Harris. ...

Thomas D. Colacchio

December 22, 2004

Holliston - Thomas D. Colacchio, 74, died December 22, 2004 at his home following an illness. He was the husband of Margaret "Peggy" (Petrilli) Colacchio. They had been married for 47 years. He had been a resident of Holliston since 1964. Bor...

Mildred "Millie" (Davis) Myers

December 22, 2004

Hopkinton - Mildred "Millie" (Davis) Myers, formerly of Woonsocket, RI passed away December 22, 2004. She was the beloved mother of three children and survived by her daughter, Cheryl Brown and her husband Robert and their daughter Denise; sons, ...

Charles R. Boyle

December 11, 2004

Holliston - Charles R. Boyle, 71, died Saturday, December 11, 2004 at his home. He was the husband of the late Shirley (Williams) Boyle. Born in Newton, MA, he was the son of the late Raymond and Helen (Rassetto). He was a resident of the Boston...

Walter E. Pope, Sr.

December 11, 2004

Holliston - Walter E. Pope, Sr., 88, died Saturday, December 11, 2004 at Blair House in Milford after a long battle with Alzheimer's. He leaves his wife of fifty-eight years Mary A. (Walsh) Pope. Born in Waltham, he was the son of the late Daniel ...

Laurence Cote

December 9, 2004

wPort Charlotte, FL - Laurence "Larry" Cote, 67, formerly of Holliston, died December 9, 2004 at the Englewood Hospital in Englewood, FL. He was the husband of Margaret "Peggy" (Howland) Cote. They had been married for 34 years. Born in Skowheg...

Elinor T. Claflin

December 5, 2004

Hopkinton - Elinor T. Claflin, 90, died Sunday, December 5, 2004 at her home. She was the wife for 65 years of the late Lawrence A. Claflin who died in January 2002. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Patrick H. and Clara A. (Bl...

Dr. Josephine A. Dolan

December 4, 2004

Westborough, MA - Dr. Josephine A. Dolan, 91, died December 4, 2004 at the Willows in Westborough, MA. Born in Cranston, RI, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Josephine (Tynan) Dolan. Raised in Lawrence, MA she was known to her friend...

John J. Celozzi

December 3, 2004

Framingham - John J. Celozzi, 91, died December 3, 2004 at the MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham. He was the husband of the late Amalia "Molly" (Riga) Celozzi who died in 1999. Born in Milford, MA he was the son of the late Giuseppe and Arca...

Dorothy Robbins

November 24, 2004

Holliston - Dorothy Robbins, 93, died Nov. 24, 2004 at the Roberts Health Care Center in Rhode Island. She was the wife of the late Ronald Robbins. Born in Worcester, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary (MacRae) Wright. Mrs. Robb...

Clara Wright

November 16, 2004

Hopkinton - Clara L. Wright, 93, died Nov. 16, 2004 at St. Camillus Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Walter T. Wright who died in 1990, they had been married for 34 years. Born in Lisbon, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Clinton...

Zarouhi "Rose" Vartanian

November 12, 2004

Hopkinton - Zarouhi "Rose" Vartanian, 104, died November 12, 2004 at the Geriatric Authority of Milford. She was the wife of the late Lazarous Vartanian who died in 1971. Born in Adana, Armenia, she was the daughter of Khachador and Sima (Azadian...

Matthew W. Wilson

November 11, 2004

Holliston - Matthew W. Wilson, 82, died Nov. 11, 2004 at his home. He was the husband of Nellie (Squire) Wilson. They had been married for 56 years. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, he was the son of the late Edward and Janet (Robertson) Wilson. ...

Wayne Michael Swantak

November 8, 2004

Holliston Wayne Michael Swantak, 62, of Holliston died unexpectedly on Monday November 8, 2004. Born in Stamford, NY he is the son of Lila May (Haynes) Swantak of South Kortright, NY and the late Michael C. Swantak. He is also the husband of 21 y...

William H. Clancy

November 8, 2004

Holliston - William H. Clancy, 74, a lifelong resident of Holliston died on Monday, November 8, 2004 at the Mass General Hospital of Boston. Born in Holliston, he was the son of the late William and Mary (Hamilton) Clancy. He was the husband of 42...

Lucy E. Coverly

November 7, 2004

So. Yarmouth - Lucy E. Coverly, 97, died Nov. 7, 2004 in Yarmouth. Mrs. Coverly had been a resident of Holliston until 1999 when she moved to So. Yarmouth to make her home with her son and daughter-in-law. She was the wife of the late Arthur W. Co...

Anna Piccioli

November 3, 2004

Holliston Anna Piccioli, 58 of Holliston died on Wednesday November 3, 2004 at the Metrowest Medical Center of Framingham. Born in Italy she was the daughter if the late Giovanni and Nicolina Sciretta. A longtime Holliston Resident, Anna had ...

James H. Grigalus

October 20, 2004

Holliston - James H. Grigalus, 56, died Oct. 20, 2004 at his home from Cancer. He was the husband of Kathy (Leawood) Grigalus. They had been married for 31 years. Born in Boston, MA, he was the son of the late Adolph and Elizabeth (Harrington) ...

Helen M. McCarty

October 19, 2004

Hopkinton - Helen M. McCarty, 80, died unexpectedly October 19, 2004 at her home. She was the wife of the late Clyde W. McCarty who died in 1994. Born in Masontown, PA, she was the daughter of the late Wallace and Barbara (Ewart) McCann. She had...

Norman L. Andersen

October 19, 2004

Holliston - Norman L. Anderson, 65, died Tuesday, October 19, 2004 at his home following a long illness. He was the husband of Quinta (Hake) Anderson. They had been married for 38 years. Born in Ridgewood, NJ, he was the son of the late Olav and...

Charles H. Gutman

October 11, 2004

STUART, Fla. -- Charles H. Gutman, died Monday, Oct. 11, 2004, at Brigham and Women's Hospital after a period of declining health. He was the husband of the late Margaret Lyons Gutman. They were married for 60 years. Mr. Gutman retired fr...

Grace M. (Hendrick) Presswood

October 10, 2004

St. Petersburg, FL - Grace M. (Hendrick) Presswood, 72, of St. Petersburg, FL and formerly of Holliston, MA and Hyannis, MA died Sunday, October 10, 2004 surrounded by her family, at the Windsor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, following a ...

Lois Penniman

October 10, 2004

Hopkinton - Lois Penniman, 76, of Hopkinton, MA died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2004 at the MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham, after a brief illness. She was the wife of Frederic Penniman, Jr. Born in Carver, MA, she was the daughter of the la...

Ruth Eiss

October 10, 2004

Hopkinton - Ruth (Dunn) Eiss, 88, died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2004 at the Wingate Nursing Home in Sudbury. She was the wife of the late George Eiss who died in 1972. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late John and Nina (Duncan) Dunn. Sh...