Lowell Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Lowell, MA

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  • Monday Jun 22 | via Boston Herald 

    Richard A. Donovan Sr.,a formerly of Andover, 84,a f...

    Richard A. Donovan Sr. of Sanbornton, N.H., formerly of Andover and Somerville, founder of Ironstone Farm and a former high school teacher, died June 15 at D'Youville Senior Care in Lowell. He was 84. Born and raised in Somerville, Mr. Donovan moved to Andover in 1960.

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  • Tuesday Jun 16 | via MassLive.com 

    Obituaries today: Daniel Kane, 74, of West Springfie...

    Daniel Patrick Kane, Jr . 74, of West Springfield, died on Sunday. He was the eldest of five children from Lowell born to the late Daniel P. Kane and Evelyn Kane.

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  • Monday Jun 8 | via Lowell Sun 

    Sentence reduced for killer in 2007 Lowell slaying

    The state's highest court has agreed with a lower court judge's decision to reduce the conviction of one of Lowell's youngest killers to second-degree murder, giving Juan Pagan a chance at parole in less than a decade. Now-retired Lowell Superior Court Judge Jane Haggerty reduced Pagan's first-degree murder conviction to second-degree murder, which changed his sentence of life without parole to life with the possibility of parole after 15 years.

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  • Jun 1, 2015 | via Lowell Sun 

    Seeking to right a grave injustice at Lowell Cemetery

    When Michael Garvey was in the Navy during the 19th century, he went by the name James Sullivan. His gravestone in St. Patrick Cemetery displays both names, but excludes the Medal of Honor distinction he earned in 1882 for jumping off the U.S. Training Ship New Hampshire to save a third-class sailor who fell in the water.

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