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Obituaries

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Dora V. Garabedian

August 5, 2021

Hopkinton- Dora Verne Garabedian,  passed away in Milford on August 5, 2021 at age 70.  Dora’s life centered around an appreciation for art, music, education, community and family. Dora’s creativity and joie-de-vivre left an indelible impressi...

Lois A. White

August 4, 2021

Hopkinton-  Lois Alfreda White, 95, of Hopkinton, passed away on Wednesday, August 4, 2021.  Born in Dorchester, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth (Wardle) and Ephraim Nickerson.  She was married for 63 years to the late Fred...

Barbara M. Rappaport

August 3, 2021

Holliston- Barbara M. Rappaport, 90, of Holliston passed away on August 3, 2021. She was the wife of the late Richard Payne Rappaport. Mrs. Rappaport's arrangements are being held privately and are under the care of the Chesmore Funeral Home of Hol...
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Mark J. Schultz

August 1, 2021

Holliston-  Mark J. Schultz, 69, of Holliston, passed away on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at Milford Regional Medical Center. He suffered acute respiratory failure, attributed to over three years of pancreatic cancer that affected his lungs and liver....

Barbara B. Christensen

July 22, 2021

On Thursday, July 22, 2021, Barbara Bement Christensen passed away peacefully from complications related to dementia. She had recently celebrated her 91st birthday.  She was born on July 9, 1930 in Hammond, Indiana to David Leslie and Sara Montague ...

Cherie E. Vaughn

July 19, 2021

Cherie Vaughn, 77, of San Diego, California and formerly of Holliston, passed away at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston on Monday, July 19, 2021. Born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Eleanor (Jacoby) and George A....
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Nancy Gould Chamberlain

July 16, 2021

Holliston- Nancy Gould Chamberlain, 98, of Holliston, passed away at Timothy Daniels House in Holliston on Friday, July 16, 2021. Born in Belmont, she was the daughter of the late Arieta (Bond) and Richard G. Gould. She was the wife of the lat...

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Joseph F. Vertuca

July 13, 2021

Holliston- Joseph F. Vertuca, 86, of Holliston, passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. Born in Newton, he was the son of the late Ethel (Ives) and Salvatore Vertuca. He was married to his beautiful lady, ...
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Glenn H. Lewis

July 12, 2021

Ware - Glenn H. Lewis, 71, passed away unexpectedly on July 12, 2021 at home.  Born in Newark, NJ on June 27, 1950, he was the son of Theodore and Mary (McCall) Lewis.  Glenn grew up in Holliston and spent a few years in Baldwinville. For the pas...
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Pennie Sue Losanno

July 4, 2021

Holliston- Pennie S. (Wilder) Losanno, 60, passed away peacefully at home on July 4, 2021, after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. Pennie was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Arlene and Roger Wilder.  She graduated from Natick...

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Donald Q. Sears

June 29, 2021

Hopkinton- Donald Quentin Sears, 95, of Hopkinton, passed away at his home on Tuesday, June 29, 2021. Born in Newton, he was the son of the late Edith (Hubbard) and Chester Hunt Sears. He was the beloved husband of 68 years to Margaret...

Rosemarie Anna Phipps

June 28, 2021

Hopkinton- Rosemarie (Ferrante) Phipps, 82, of Hopkinton, daughter of the late Dominic and Anna (Papaleo) Ferrante, passed away Monday, June 28, 2021 at Golden Pond Assisted Living in Hopkinton, surrounded by family. Born September 22, 1938 in Natic...

Lorraine C. King

June 27, 2021

Holliston- Lorraine C. King of Holliston, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2021 at Metrowest Medical Center in Framingham. Born in Biddeford, Maine, she was the only child of the late Blanche (Mathieu) and Francois Caron. She was the wife of the late Ea...
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Sharon Eileen Schiloski

June 26, 2021

Hopkinton- Sharon E. Schiloski, 73, of Hopkinton, passed away suddenly on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at Mass General Hospital in Boston, surrounded by her 5 boys. Born March 26, 1948 in Framingham, she was the loving daughter of the late Francis and He...

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John Allen Lindfelt

June 24, 2021

Medway-  John Allen Lindfelt, 100 years old, of Medway and New Smyrna Beach, FL,  passed away June 24, 2021. Born in Mendon, he was the husband of 50 years to the late Barbara (Binks) Lindfelt.  John was a Coast Guard Veteran of WWII. He worked ...
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Beth Lavoie

June 19, 2021

Hopkinton-Beth Lavoie passed away peacefully on June 19, 2021, lovingly surrounded by her family at her home of 41 years in Hopkinton, MA. Born on March 2, 1951 in Syracuse, New York, Beth was the first of five children of the late Dolores (Reynolds)...

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James Patrick Fitzgerald

June 18, 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 married t...
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Gerta Call

June 14, 2021

Holliston- Gerta Call, 87, of Holliston, passed away on Monday, June 14, 2021. Born in Saaz, Czechoslovakia,  she was the daughter of the late Elisabeth (Wachet) and Oskar Guschl. She was the devoted wife and companion of 47 years to the late James...
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Karen L. Sherman

June 12, 2021

Hopkinton- Karen L. Sherman, 53 of Goochland, Virginia and formerly of Hopkinton, passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of the late Shirley (Swain) and Bruce Creswell Sr. She was the former wife of Ralph Sh...
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Barbara Anne Holbrook

June 12, 2021

Franklin and formerly Holliston- Barbara (Peters)  Holbrook, 82, of Franklin, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, June 12, 2021. Born in Holliston, she was the daughter of the late Mabel (Eddy) and Tio Peters. She w...
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Pamela Belle Barrett

June 7, 2021

Framingham and formerly Holliston- Pamela Belle Barrett, 59, of Framingham and formerly Holliston, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021 at Metrowest Medical Center in Framingham. Born in Norwood, she was the daughter of Linda (Brennan) and Lyman Barr...
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Mary L. Fornaciari

June 7, 2021

Natick- Mary L. Fornaciari, 90, of Natick, passed away June 7, 2021. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Josephine (Pierro) and Leonardo Megliola. She was the wife of Gus Fornaciari. Family arrangements are being held privately and are...

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Arthur L. Lane

June 1, 2021

Hopkinton- Arthur L. Lane, 93, of Hopkinton, passed away following a short battle with Covid-19 on Friday, May 8, 2020. Born in Saint Clairsville, Ohio, he was the son of the late Goldie and Christopher Lane. He was the husband of 71 years to Ann ...

Mary E. Bertschmann 

May 30, 2021

Sherborn- Mary Ellen (Hession) Bertschmann passed away peacefully at her home of 50 years in Sherborn, Massachusetts on Sunday, May 30, 2021. She has been surrounded by her loving husband, three sons, three daughters-in-law, and ten grandchildre...
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Timothy E. Lynch

May 21, 2021

Hopkinton- Timothy E. Lynch, 59, a longtime resident of Hopkinton, passed away Friday, May 21, 2021, after a long illness. Born in Framingham on September 23, 1961, he was the son of C. Patrick Lynch of Hopkinton and the late Rosemary (Briggs) Lynch...