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Obituaries

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Larry J. Doucette

Larry J. Doucette 1955-2013

Larry J. Doucette passed away at his home in Wakefield on Saturday, October 19, 2013. He was 57 years of age. Larry was born and raised in Melrose, attended Melrose Schools and the Pinkerton Academy. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War, was a longtime resident of Melrose before moving to Wakefield 18 years ago. Mr. Doucette was a proud member of the brick layers union local 3 and worked numerous construction jobs throughout Lynn and...

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Jeffrey B. Lyczak

Jeffrey B. Lyczak 1968-2013

Jeffrey B. Lyczak, of Malden, died of cancer at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers MA on October 11, 2013 at the age of 45. Jeff was born in Riverside, NJ, and graduated from Bishop Egan High School in Fairless Hills, PA. He attended St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia, PA, and received his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics from the University of California, Los Angeles. After graduating, Jeff worked at Brigham and Women's...

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Brian B. Burns

Brian B. Burns 1972-2013

Brian B. Burns passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital, on Tuesday, October 15, 2013. He was only 41 years of age. Brian was born in Malden on September 25, 1972 to the late George D. & Janice M. (Corrieri) Burns. He was raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1991 and has been a lifelong resident of Melrose before moving to Stoneham 2 years ago. Brain attended electrical school, has worked for John O'Connell...

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John F. Perrone

John F. Perrone 1928-2013

John F. Perrone passed away at the Winchester Hospital on October 15, 2013. He was 85 years of age. John was born in Malden, on March 31, 1928 to the late Egidio & Mary (Tamasi) Perrone. He was raised in Malden, graduated from high school in Malden and from Bentley College with a degree in accounting. Mr. Perrone served his country with pride during the Korean War in the US Army. John worked as an IRS agent for over 35 years and has been a...

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Stephen C.  Beck

Stephen C. Beck 1944-2013

Stephen C. Beck passed away suddenly at the Lahey Medical Center in Burlington, on October 11, 2013. He was only 69 years of age. Stephen was born in Cambridge to the late Charles J. & Josephine (Rotondo) Beck on July 28, 1944. He was raised in Cambridge and went to Cambridge Ringe & Latin High School. Mr. Beck has been a resident of Melrose for over 20 years. Stephen was the supervisor of facilities at Brandeis University in Waltham for the...

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Anna T. (Maccario) Keating

Anna T. (Maccario) Keating 1920-2013

Anna T. (Maccario) Keating passed away at Epoch of Melrose on Sunday October 7, 2013. She was 93 years of age. Anna was born in Stoneham on August 12, 1920 to the late Charles J. & Rose M. (Frasco) Maccario. She was raised in Stoneham, attended St. Patrick School until 7th grade before moving to Melrose and graduating from St. Mary's Grammar School. Mrs. Keating attended Melrose High School and has been a lifelong resident of Melrose. Anna...

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William & Marjorie (Dunlevy) Wright

William & Marjorie (Dunlevy) Wright -2013

WILLIAM P. ("BILL") WRIGHT 1961-2013 MARJORIE C. (DUNLEVY) WRIGHT 1927-2013 William P. "Bill" Wright, of Wakefield, formerly of Malden, at the age of 52 on the evening of Oct. 5, 2013 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading, of cancer, after a brief illness. Bill predeceased his mother Marjorie C. (Dunlevy) by four hours. Marjorie C. "Marge" Wright, of Melrose, formerly of Malden, at the age of 86 on the morning of October 6...

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William H. Murphy

William H. Murphy 1942-2013

William H. "Billy" Murphy, of Melrose, formerly of Charlestown, died at the Massachusetts General Hospital on Oct. 5, 2013 at the age of 71. Billy was born in Medford, raised in Charlestown and a graduate of Boston Trade School. He served his country in the Army Reserves and worked for over 40 years as a Repairman for the MBTA before his retirement at the age of 61. Billy resided in Charlestown until 1973 and the past 40 years in Melrose. He was...

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Mary "Serita" Pothier

Mary "Serita" Pothier 1911-2013

Mary "Serita" (LeBlanc) Pothier, of Melrose, died at the Bear Hill Nursing Center in Wakefield on Oct. 2, 2013 at the age of 101. Serita was born in Nova Scotia, raised in Cambridge and attended Cambridge Schools. She resided in Malden for 5 years and the past 70 years in Melrose. Serita was a member of the St. Mary's Ladies Sodality in Melrose and enjoyed square dancing, sewing crocheting. She loved to have fun and travel to Nova Scotia to see...

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Claire C. (McGlynn) Valente

Claire C. (McGlynn) Valente 1925-2013

Claire C. (McGlynn) Valente passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on Monday, September 30, 2013. She was 87 years of age. Claire was born in Somerville to the late Anthony & Catherine (McCormack) McGlynn, was raised in Medford and graduated from Medford High School, Class of 1945. Mrs. Valente was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend who will be sorely missed. A lifelong resident of Medford she was a...

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George T. Busby

George T. Busby 1930-2013

George T. Busby, a retired Melrose Police Detective, passed away at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on Thursday September 26, 2013. He was 82 years of age. George was born in Somerville, MA on December 31, 1930 to the late George T. Sr. & Elizabeth (Doherty) Busby. He was raised in Somerville and graduated from Somerville High School, Class of 1948. Mr. Busby moved to Melrose in 1961 and started his career with the Melrose Police Department in...

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Louis F. McCarthy

Louis F. McCarthy 1931-2013

Louis F. McCarthy, of Wakefield, formerly of Melrose, died at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital on Sept. 21, 2013 at the age of 82. Louis was born in Boston, raised in Melrose and a graduate of Malden Catholic High School. He served his country in the Navy during the Korean War. Louis resided in Melrose for most of his life and the past 34 years in Wakefield. He worked as a Meat Cutter for A.H. Brown Market in Melrose for over 20 years and was an...

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Patricia "Pat" (Cassidy) Davis

Patricia "Pat" (Cassidy) Davis 1921-2013

Patricia "Pat" (Cassidy) Davis passed away suddenly at the Lahey Clinic North in Peabody, on Sunday, September 22, 2013. She was 91 years of age. Pat was born and raised in Somerville; she lived in Melrose for over 30 years, Florida for many years and the last 8 years at Brooksby Village in Peabody. Mrs. Davis was a homemaker who cherished the times spent with her family. Pat loved music, dancing, spending time in Florida and was very proud of...

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Michael J. Pawlak

Michael J. Pawlak 1953-2013

Michael J. Pawlak, of Melrose, died at home on Sept. 17, 2013 at the age of 60. Michael was born in Chelsea, raised in Melrose, a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 1971 and went to attend Bentley College. He was an avid reader & sports fan and enjoyed bowling and the outdoors. Michael was very family oriented and loved to spend his time with his many nieces &nephews. He was the loving son of Alfred J. & Alice C (Tarpinian) Pawlak. Caring...

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James A. "Jim" Valente

James A. "Jim" Valente 1921-2013

James A. "Jim" Valente, of Medford, died at the Epoch Senior Nursing Center in Melrose on Sept. 18, 2013 at the age of 92. Jim was born in Boston, raised in Medford and a graduate of Medford High School, Class of 1939. He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII and survived the Battle of Iwo Jima. After the war, he served in the Army for most of his life and retired at the age of 65. Jim also worked for the U.S. Postal Service, working...

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Jane F. (Fay) Desforges, MD

Jane F. (Fay) Desforges, MD 1921-2013

Jane Mary Fay Desforges MD -- teacher, physician, editor and scientist-- passed away at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital on September 7, 2013 at the age of 91. Dr. Desforges was born in Melrose, Massachusetts on December 18, 1921 to the late Dr. Joseph H. and Alice G. (Maher) Fay, and spent her entire upbringing in Melrose. She was graduated from Melrose High School in 1938; from Wellesley College, Durant Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, in 1942; and...

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Betty J. (Travis) Hatfield

Betty J. (Travis) Hatfield 1923-2013

Betty Jean (Travis) Hatfield, of Somerville, formerly of Melrose, died at the Whidden Hospital on Sept. 16, 2013 at the age of 90. Betty was born & raised in Thurman, Iowa and a graduate of Thurman High School. She went on to serve her country as a Nurse's Aid in the U.S. Navy for several years during WWII. After WWII, Betty resided in Medford for many years, Melrose for 40 years and New Hampshire for 8 years. She was a huge Boston Red Sox fan,...

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Joann Pellegrino

Joann Pellegrino 1914-2013

Joann Pellegrino, of Winter Park, FL, formerly of Waltham, died at home on Sept. 12, 2013 at the age of 99. Joann was born & raised in Boston and attended Watertown Schools. She resided in Belmont for over 30 years, Waltham for 22 years. Rockport, ME for 12 years and the past year in Winter Park, FL. Joann worked as a Quality Control Tester for Raytheon for over 30 years before her retirement. She was the devoted sister of the late Angela,...

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Nicholas M. "Nick" DiLoreto

Nicholas M. "Nick" DiLoreto 1936-2013

Nicholas M. DiLoreto passed away suddenly at Cape Cod Hospital on Friday September 6, 2013 at the age of 77. He was born in Milford on June 26, 1936 to the late Michele & Elizabeth (Stella) DiLoreto. Nick was raised in North Cambridge, graduated from St. John's High School in Cambridge and Northeastern University. Mr. DiLoreto served in the US Army during the Korean War as a motion picture photographer and while stationed in Japan he achieved...

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Rita P.(Burke) Hilton

Rita P.(Burke) Hilton 1927-2013

Rita P. (Burke) Hilton, of Melrose, died at home on Sept. 9, 2013 at the age of 85. Rita was born in Boston, raised in Revere and attended Revere schools. She resided in Revere until 1968 and the past 45 years in Melrose. Rita enjoyed bingo and traveling to Las Vegas and Foxwoods. She had a great sense of humor and loved to spend her time with her family. Rita was the beloved wife of the late Richard Hilton. Loving mother of Joseph P. Hilton of...

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John Joseph Dami, Jr.

John Joseph Dami, Jr. 1940-2013

John J. Dami, Jr., of Woburn, formerly of Melrose, died at his home on August 31, 2013 at the age of 73. John was born in Everett, raised in Melrose and a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 1958. He was a disabled American Veteran serving in the Navy for 4 years, the Air Force and also the Army National Guard. He went on to East Coast Aero Tech in Bedford to earn his license to work on Aircraft, Coyne Electric School and Northeast...

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Marjorie A. (Carine) Silva Benincasa

Marjorie A. (Carine) Silva Benincasa 1942-2013

Marjorie A. (Carine) Silva Benincasa passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. She was 70 years of age. Marjorie was born in Newton on October 12, 1942 to the late Alan J. & Margaret (Howe) Carine, was raised in Newton & Lexington and graduated from Lexington High School in 1960 and attended Middlesex Community College. After raising her family she went on to work as a social worker for the State of Massachusetts...

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Mary E. (Connolly) Foley

Mary E. (Connolly) Foley 1928-2013

Mary E. (Connolly) Foley passed away at the Sawtelle Hospice House in Reading, on September 2, 2013. She was 85 years of age. She was born in Boston on January 24, 1928 to the late Thomas & Nora (Burke) Connolly. Mary was raised in Jamaica Plain and graduated from Jamaica Plain High School. Mrs. Foley was a homemaker who lived in Melrose for over 40 years before moving to Stoneham 13 years ago. She was a longtime member of St. Mary's Church,...

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David  P. Meehan

David P. Meehan 1935-2013

David P. Meehan, of Danvers, formerly of Melrose, died at the Twin Oaks Care & Rehab. Center in Danvers on August 29, 2013 at the age of 77. David was born & raised in Melrose, a graduate of Melrose High School in 1954 and went on to attend Merrimack College. He struggled with OCD throughout most of his adult life and with Dementia in his last few years. David was religious and compassionate and a real gentleman. He was a member of the Knights...

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Diane M.(Dantona) Schlesinger

Diane M.(Dantona) Schlesinger 1954-2013

Diane M, (Dantona) Schlesinger, of Melrose, died at her home on August 30, 2013 at the age of 59. Diane was born in Winthrop, raised in Melrose and a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 1972. She resided in Melrose for most of her life and worked as a Staff Assistant for American Airlines for over 10 years. Diane enjoyed traveling to the Caribbean and spending time with her husband & family on their boat in Gloucester. She was the beloved...

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