Boston Obituaries

Boston Obituaries

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  • 17 hrs ago | via The Wakefield Daily Item 

    David C. Tyrell, 87

    David was born in Boston on November 13, 1929 and was the son of the late John and Marguerite Tyrell. David was raised in East Boston and was a graduate of B.C High School and later a graduate of Boston College.


  • Friday Sep 22 | via The Daily Republic 

    Jack R. Lehman

    Visitation will be held 5 to 8 p.m., on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at Twin Chapel Mortuary, 1100 Tennessee St. Vallejo, California.


  • Thursday Sep 21 | via The Wakefield Daily Item 

    Earle M. Burse, 84

    Earle M. Burse, of Stoneham, fondly referred to as "Papa" will be remembered as a humble and devoted family man. He passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers.


  • Thursday Sep 21 | via Community Advocate Newspaper 

    Catherine M. Aiello, 88, of Hudson

    Catherine M. Aiello, 88, of Hudson, formerly of Brighton and Gloucester, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 with her loving family at her side at Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center in Marlborough.


  • Thursday Sep 21 | via 

    Sherwin S. Grannum, Sr., 92

    Sherwin S. Grannum, Sr., 92 of Middleboro, MA passed away peacefully on Friday, September 8, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Brighton, MA. He was born on February 7, 1925 in Boston, MA; the son of the late Ceril and Louise Grannum.


  • Wednesday Sep 20 | via The Martha's Vineyard Times 

    Michael Stearn Underwood

    Born May 23, 1942, in Boston, he was the son of Charles W. and Marion Ball Underwood. Michael attended Boston public schools, including Roxbury Memorial and Jamaica Plain High School, and attended Howard University in Washington, D.C. His career accomplishments included a 37-year career with the Xerox Corp. in Boston, from which he retired in 2007.


  • Wednesday Sep 20 | via Revere Journal 

    Obituaries 09-20-2017

    Helen Pompeo of Groveland, formerly of Revere and East Boston, died on Sept. 17 at the age of 90. Helen was the matriarch of the family who relished in Sunday dinners and baking her lemon meringue pies.


  • Monday Sep 18 | via The Martha's Vineyard Times 

    Christine Eissenstat

    Christine Eissenstat of Frederick, Md., died of a heart attack on Sept. 4, 2017, while in Rochester, N.Y., attending a family celebration.


  • Sunday Sep 17 | via 

    Boston police arrest, charge man in murder of NH woman

    The Attorney General's Office gets about a dozen reports every week of data breaches that potentially could compromise the personal information of consumers here.


  • Saturday Sep 16 | via The Yonkers Daily Voice 

    Julianne Benfield, 52, Nurse In Yonkers

    Julianne Benfield of Brewster, a longtime nurse in Westchester, died peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer. She was 52 years old.


  • Friday Sep 15 | via The Wakefield Daily Item 

    Horace Seldon, 93

    He passed away with his family at his home in Wakefield on August 17. He was more than 93 years 9 months old, born November 1, 1923. A celebration of his life will be held in conjunction with the Women's March of Courage to honor his beliefs.


  • Friday Sep 15 | via 

    Boston police arrest, charge man in murder of NH woman

    Boston authorities have charged a man with Sunday's murder of two people, including Michaela Gingras, 24, a Manchester, N.H., woman who grew up in Goffstown and who was found shot in a... The quality of play hasn't been poor, but we've been subjected to some bad games through the first two weeks of the NHIAA football season.


  • Wednesday Sep 13 | via East Boston Times-Free Press 

    Obituaries 09-13-2017

    The beloved wife of the late Pasquale DeMarco, she was the loving mother of Carl "Sluggo" DeMarco and his wife, Janet of East Winchester; dear sister of Phyllis DeMarco of Chelsea and Jeanette Monaco of New York and the late Josephine Manke, Margaret Bonavita, Susie Martini Michelina Lonardo, Tiberio " Bay" Capozzi, Crescenzio "Gunga" Capozzi and Alphonso "Fofo" Capozzi; cherished grandmother of Deirdre, Richard and Darrin Alba, David, Patricia and leaving in procession to St. Anthony's Church, Revere for a Funeral Mass to be celebrated in her honor at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.


  • Saturday Sep 9 | via 

    John H. McCormack, 52

    John Hamilton McCormack, 52, of Westport, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family. John is survived by his partner Jim Mercer.


  • Thursday Sep 7 | via The Wakefield Daily Item 

    Dennis F. Maher, 72

    Dennis F. Maher, 72, of Wilmington and formerly of North Reading, died on Friday, September 1, 2017. He was a retired North Reading Police Department sergeant.


  • Tuesday Sep 5 | via Community Advocate Newspaper 

    MaryLou K. Shelales, 78, of Marlborough

    MaryLou K. Shelales, 78, of Marlborough, passed away Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Mary and Vincent Shelales.


  • Thursday Aug 31 | via The Wakefield Daily Item 

    Grace Ham, 96

    Grace Ham, 96, of Jamaica Plain and formerly of Melrose, passed away on Sunday, July 16, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Grace was born in Boston and grew up in Chelsea.


  • Wednesday Aug 30 | via Brunswick News 

    John McLaughlin Jr.

    John "Jack" McLaughlin Jr., 57, St. Simons Island, Ga., passed away quietly on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Hospice of Golden Isles after a short illness. Jack was born July 31, 1960, in Boston, Mass., to the late John McLaughlin Sr. and the late Bridget Teresa Corbett McLaughlin.


  • Wednesday Aug 30 | via East Boston Times-Free Press 

    Obituaries 08-30-2017

    The cherished daughter of the late Domenic and Sarah Rizzuti, she was the beloved wife of Gary B. LaCedra; loving mother of Glenn, Gail and Gregg LaCedra and Gina McCarthy and her husband, Christopher; adored grandmother of Meghan, Krista, Frank, Rachel, Ashley, Ryan, Patrick and Sammy Jo and great-grandmother of Charlie, Kassidy and Mason and the caring sister of the late Cemetery in Bourne. Donations may be made in Rose's memory to the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism, PO Box 2157, Framingham, MA, 01703 or by visiting


  • Jun 9, 2017 | via East Boston Times-Free Press 

    Obituaries 09-06-2017

    Jessica Ann Gore of Fall River, formerly of East Boston, passed away unexpectedly on September 2 at the age of 36. She was the loving daughter of William and Irene Gore, Sr., cherished mother of Richard John, Destiny Ann and Shyann Elizabeth Gore; devoted sister of Jennifer and her husband, Robin Cartagena, Jillian and her husband, Francisco Cartagena and Billy, Jr. and is also survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Family and friends will honor Jessica's life by gathering on Saturday, September 9 in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. East Boston from 4 to 6 p.m. followed by a prayer service.