Let the healing begin with us.

Obituaries

First Name Last Name
Joan C. Crowther

Joan C. Crowther 1934-2016

Joan C. (Smith) Crowther of Melrose, MA. June 11, 1934 – February 5, 2016. Beloved wife of William D. Crowther with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. A graduate of both St Mary's Parish School and Salem State College, Joan enjoyed a career spanning 25 years as an elementary school teacher in Melrose. Devoted mother of Carole Crowther of Melrose, Kathleen Calabro and her husband David of Andover, MA, John Crowther and his wife Deana ...

More »

Rosemary M. DeRoche

Rosemary M. DeRoche 1930-2016

Rosemary M. (Crowley) DeRoche, of Melrose, passed away on February 3, 2016 at the age of 85. Rosemary was born in Melrose on April 5, 1930 to Edward and Henrietta (Duggan) Crowley. She was one of eight children. Rosemary was raised in Melrose and attended the St. Mary's School. She later married the late John DeRoche and had three children of her own. Rosemary was a devoted mother and her world revolved around her children. She thought she could...

More »

Louis D. Santos

Louis D. Santos 1936-2016

Louis D. Santos, of Melrose, died on February 2, 2016 at the age of 79, after a courageous battle with cancer. Louis was born in Cambridge, MA to John and Annie (Silva) Santos on September 24, 1936. He was raised in Cambridge and attended Cambridge schools. After high school, Louis joined the National Guard and served honorably for several years. Louis married Joan M. (O'Hare) Santos and had three children together, and raised them in Melrose....

More »

Helen A. (Ostrander) Emerson

Helen A. (Ostrander) Emerson 1932-2016

Helen A. (Ostrander) Emerson of Bradford, MA died unexpectedly at the age of 84 on January 29, 2016, after a short illness. She was born and raised in Windsor, NY the daughter of the late Caroline and William Ostrander. She was one of four sisters, Ginger Colpitts and Wilda Colpitts of Windsor, NY and the late Madge Ellis of Longwood, Florida. All of whom worked on their family farm in upstate New York when they weren't attending Binghamton...

More »

John J. Kelley

John J. Kelley 1934-2016

John J. Kelley passed away at his home in Melrose on January 29, 2016. He was 81 years of age. John was born in Malden to the late John & Esther (Jordan) Kelley and was raised in Malden. Graduated from Malden high school class of 1952 where he met his high school sweetheart who became the love of his life for over 60 years. After graduating from Boston University he served his country with pride in the US Army during the Korean War from 1954...

More »

Ann M. (Madden) Gleason

Ann M. (Madden) Gleason 1948-2016

Ann M. (Madden) Gleason passed away at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston on January 27, 2016. She was only 67 years of age. Ann was born in Melrose on January 29, 1948 to the late Thomas & Ann (Herlin) Madden. She was raised in Melrose, graduated from St. Mary's Grammar School and Melrose High School. Ann lived in Melrose for many years, Everett for a few years and Malden for the past 20 years. Mrs. Gleason worked as a unit secretary at the...

More »

Charles A. Hart

Charles A. Hart 1926-2016

Charles A. Hart, of Melrose, died surrounded by family on January 25, 2016 at the age of 89. Charles was born in Brookline, MA on May 9, 1926 to Charles and Evelyn (Mahoney) Hart. He was raised in Brookline and graduated from Brookline High School. After high school, Charles enlisted in the United States Navy and served honorably during WWII. Upon returning from the Navy, Charles continued his education by first earning a Bachelor's Degree from...

More »

Robert Patrick Davey Jr.

Robert Patrick Davey Jr. 1996-2016

Robert Patrick Davey Jr. died suddenly in Melrose on January 18, 2016 at the age of 19. Robert was born in Melrose, was raised in Melrose and was currently a junior at Melrose High School. Mr. Davey had a smile that would light up a room. He enjoyed playing recreational basketball at the YMCA, riding his skateboard, dirt bikes & quads and while he was in elementary school he played baseball in the Incarnation Church League. He liked spending...

More »

Michael F. Keddie

Michael F. Keddie 1969-2016

Michael F. Keddie, of Peabody, formerly of Melrose, died on January 16, 2016 at the age of 46. Michael was born in Melrose on February 26, 1969 to Edward and Mary (Ozea) Keddie. He was raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School in 1987. After high school, Michael lived in Malden for a few years, then Leominster for several years, before settling in Peabody where he lived for the past ten years. Michael worked as the Assistant...

More »

John Owen Curran

John Owen Curran 1921-2016

John Owen Curran passed away on January 14, 2016 at his home in Wakefield surrounded by family. He was 94 years of age. John was born in Dorchester on March 31, 1921 to the late William & Ethel (Owen) Curran. He was raised in East Boston & Winthrop and graduated from Winthrop High School. Mr. Curran joined the US Army and served his country with pride during WWII, he also was a Merchant Marine Veteran and served in the South Pacific after his...

More »

Paul H. Caron

Paul H. Caron 1930-2016

Paul H. Caron passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on January 12, 2016 at the age of 85. Paul was born in Melrose on June 11, 1930 to Elzear & Louise (Doucette) Caron, was raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1948 and has been a lifelong resident. He entered the service in 1952 and served his country with pride in the US Army during the Korean War. Mr. Caron was awarded 2 bronze stars during his tour of duty....

More »

Patricia A. (Farrington) Christanko

Patricia A. (Farrington) Christanko 1946-2016

Patricia A. (Farrington) Christanko passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on January 12, 2016. She was 69 years of age. Patricia was born in Malden on December 13, 1946, was raised in Everett and graduated from Everett Vocational School in 1964. She lived in Lynn for many years, Florida for a few years and the past 5 years in Melrose. Pat worked as a filing clerk and secretary at the New England Medical Center in Boston and for a local Bank....

More »

Karen L. (McCarthy) West

Karen L. (McCarthy) West 1951-2016

Karen L. (McCarthy) West, of Lynn, formerly of Peabody, died at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital on Jan. 12, 2016 at the age of 64. Karen was born in Lawrence, raised in Andover and was a graduate of Andover High School. She went on to earn her bachelor's degree from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell and her master's degree from Salem State University. Karen resided in Peabody for 21 years and the past 10 years in Lynn. Karen worked as a...

More »

Antonette A. (Barbaro) Hurwitz

Antonette A. (Barbaro) Hurwitz 1924-2016

Antonette A. (Barbaro) Hurwitz passed away at the Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea on January 6, 2016. She was 91 years of age. She was born in Boston on July 23, 1924 to the late Charles & Angelina (Macaluso) Barbaro. Antonette was raised in the North End of Boston, lived in Everett for several years and most of her life in Salem. Mrs. Hurwitz worked as a bookkeeper for over many years at Comet Leather in Peabody. Antonette was...

More »

Albert J. Toomey

Albert J. Toomey 1944-2016

Albert J. Toomey passed away at Tufts Medical Center in Boston on January 4, 2016. He was 71 years of age. Albert was born in Cambridge on August 5, 1944 to the late Albert & Dorothy Toomey. He was raised in Everett, graduated from the Everett Vocational School with a degree in electrical. In 1966 Albert joined the US Army and served his country with pride during the Vietnam War from 1966 to 1972. After his discharge from the Army Mr. Toomey...

More »

Louise J. (Albano) Leone

Louise J. (Albano) Leone 1922-2016

Louise J. (Albano) Leone, of Melrose, died peacefully at home surrounded by family and friends on January 3, 2016. Born on January 17, 1922, she was 93. Beloved wife of the late Victor J. Leone Sr. for 69 years. Devoted mother of Margaret Leone of Tewksbury and Victor J. Leone Jr. & his wife Carolina of Lynnfield. Cherished grandmother of Matthew Pescatore & his wife Pina of Tewksbury, Melissa Tognarelli & her husband Kirk of Tewksbury,...

More »

Alice D. (Dorn) Flynn

Alice D. (Dorn) Flynn 1926-2016

Alice D. (Dorn) Flynn, of Peabody & Ft Lauderdale, FL, formerly of Melrose, died at the Hunt Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Danvers on Jan. 2, 2016 at the age of 89. Alice was born in Malden, raised in Melrose, a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 1944 and The Chandler School in Boston. She worked for the Malden Trust Company in Malden, drove for Meals on Wheels and was also the owner of Dorn Equipment Corporation in Melrose for many...

More »

Michael T. Deal

Michael T. Deal 1981-2016

Michael T. Deal, of Melrose, Jan. 1, 2016. Michael was born & raised in Melrose and attended Melrose High School. He resided in Melrose for most of his life and Malden for several years. Michael's daughter Isobel was the most important part of his life. He was a talented artist and enjoyed music, sports, fishing, drawing, riding his bike and hitting golf balls at the driving range. He had a great sense of humor, could light up a room and never...

More »

Elaine A. Cook

Elaine A. Cook 1952-2015

Elaine A. Cook, 63, of Melrose, MA passed away on December 31, 2015. Born in Fitchburg, MA on July 22, 1952, to the late Irene and Donald J. Cook. She attended local schools and graduated from Fitchburg High School in the class of 1970. From the time she was very young, she had always wanted to become a nurse. She attended Melrose-Wakefield School of Nursing, graduating in 1973. In 1992, she received her Bachelors of Science Degree in...

More »

Anna E. (Doucette) Morgan

Anna E. (Doucette) Morgan 1918-2015

Anna E. (Doucette) Morgan, of Melrose, formerly of Lynn, died at the Wakefield Center in Wakefield on Dec. 30, 2015 at the age of 97. Anna was born & raised in Lynn, resided in Lynn for over 90 years and the past 8 years in Melrose. Anna worked at General Electric for over 44 years before her retirement and was a member of the Riverettes at General Electric for many years. She enjoyed sewing, knitting and spending her time with her family. At...

More »

Carol Ann (Lank) Walker

Carol Ann (Lank) Walker 1941-2015

Carol Ann (Lank) Walker, of Old Orchard Beach, ME, formerly of Melrose, December 28, 2015. Beloved wife of 55 years to Charles A. Walker. Loving mother of Charles A. Walker Jr. & his wife Elizabeth of Old Orchard Beach, ME. Cherished grandmother of Chase & Jack Walker. Caring sister of Linda Lee & her late husband Eugene of Hull and the late Eleanor "Dolly" Hoyt. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation will be held at the...

More »

Michael E. Clark

Michael E. Clark 1990-2015

Michael Edward Clark, of Melrose, died December 21, 2015 at the age of 25. Michael was born on July 30, 1990 to Sharon Beth Demers and Edward M. Clark. He was raised in Melrose, and graduated from Melrose High School in 2009. Michael was an avid hockey player; he played the positions of goaltender and defenseman. In addition to hockey, Michael enjoyed soccer and baseball. He was most passionate about cars. He was a talented mechanic, even though...

More »

Wallace E. "Wally" Marchant

Wallace E. "Wally" Marchant 1972-2015

Wallace E. "Wally" Marchant, of Melrose, died at home on Dec. 21, 2015 at the age of 43. Wally was born in Cambridge, raised in Melrose and a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 1990. He was a lifelong Melrose resident and worked as a Postal Carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for 10 years. Wally was a member of the East Side Athletic Assoc., in Malden & dart League for many years. He enjoyed going to Foxwood & Las Vegas and was an avid...

More »

Kevin B. Martin

Kevin B. Martin 1954-2015

Kevin B. Martin, of Revere, formerly of Melrose, died on December 21, 2015 at the age of 61. Kevin was born in Charlestown on May 22, 1954 to John & Constance (Dillon) Martin. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1971 and remained with the Army for fourteen years. He also worked as a carpenter. He had a great sense of humor, always laughing and telling stories. He was an avid Boston Sports fan as well. Kevin also enjoyed spending time at the...

More »

Daniel J Driscoll

Daniel J Driscoll 1933-2015

Daniel J. Driscoll, of Melrose, died on December 16, 2015 at the age of 82. He was born in Everett, MA on August 18, 1933 to Timothy and Anna (Moore) Driscoll. Daniel was raised in Malden and graduated from Malden High School in 1951. After high school, he continued his education at Boston College and Bentley. Daniel married the love of his life, the late Dorothy (Marinelli) Driscoll in 1958. Daniel and Dorothy spent 49 years happily married....

More »

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next »


LOCATION
Gately Funeral Home, 79 W Foster St, Melrose, MA 02176 
Ph: 781-665-1949   •  GatelyFuneralHome@comcast.net
SERVING
Melrose   •   Malden    •   Stoneham
Lynnfield   •   Saugus   •   Wakefield
Boston & Surrounding Areas
View Our Newsletter >>
Gately Community Connections
QUICK LINKS
    
© Copyright  2011-2016 Gately Funeral Home  and FuneralNet®
HOME   |   REQUEST INFORMATION   |   LET US HELP  781-665-1949

 

Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.