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Obituaries

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Sara E. Hobbs 1916-2008

Sara E. (O’Callaghan) Hobbs of Melrose, formerly of Chelsea & Revere, died on Friday, January 4, 2007 at the EPOCH Senior Healthcare Center of Melrose. She was 91 years old. Born in Chelsea on July 9, 1916, to the late Cornelius & Anne (Rolfe) O'Callaghan, she was raised in Chelsea and graduated from St. Rose Grammar School & High School, class of 1933. She lived most of her life in Chelsea, 10 years in Revere & 13 years in Melrose. Mrs....

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Joseph Caruso 1928-2008

Joseph Caruso, of Melrose, died at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital on Jan. 8, 2008 at the age of 79. Joe was born in Revere, raised in Everett and a graduate of Everett High School. He went on to earn his degree in Civil Engineering from Franklin Technical Institute in Boston and served in the Army during the Korean War. Joe lived in Everett until 1955 and the past 52 years in Melrose. He worked as a Engineer for Chas. T. Main Engineering...

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Alexandria M. Pitkerwich 1910-2008

Alexandria M. “Linnie” (Rotondi) Pitkerwich passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2008, at the Epoch Senior Care Center in Melrose. She was 97 years of age. Daughter of the late George & Maria (Bevilacqua) Rotondi. Linnie was born and raised in Melrose and was a lifelong resident of Melrose. She attended Melrose Schools and was one of the founding members of Incarnation Church. Linnie was a homemaker and had worked as a hairdresser for...

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Albert J. Frazier

Albert J. Frazier 1916-2008

Albert J. Frazier passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on January 2, 2008, he was 91 years of age. Albert was born in Maine to the late Edward & Mary (Pierce) Frazier and raised in Somerville. He entered the service in 1943 and served with the US Army during WWII for 3 years. Mr. Frazier lived in Woburn for 40 years and Melrose for the past 15 years. Albert worked as a self-employed handy man and talented carpenter, doing odd jobs, roofing...

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Priscilla J. Mooers 1927-2007

Priscilla J. Mooers, of Melrose. died at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital on Dec. 28, 2007 at the age of 80. Priscilla was born in Boston and raised in Jamaica Plain and a graduate of Girls Latin High School, Class of 1947. She lived in Boston for many years and Melrose for over 20 years. Priscilla worked as an Office Manager for Dolan Genner Industries in Woburn for several years and loved to travel to the Twin Mountains of New Hampshire, North...

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Albert J. Frazier -2008

Albert J. Frazier passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on January 2, 2008, he was 91 years of age. Albert was born in Maine to the late Edward & Mary (Pierce) Frazier and raised in Somerville. He entered the service in 1943 and served with the US Army during WWII for 3 years. Mr. Frazier lived in Woburn for 40 years and Melrose for the past 15 years. Albert worked as a self-employed handy man and talented carpenter, doing odd...

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Mary C. Kennedy 1920-2007

Mary C. (Toomey) Kennedy of Lynnfield, died on Thursday, December 27, 2007 at The Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital of Boston. She was 87 years old. Born on October 27, 1920 in Revere to the late James J. Toomey & Margaret G. (Duggan) Toomey, she was raised in Chelsea and graduated from St. Rose School, class of 1938. She lived in Chelsea until 1974 until she moved to Lynnfield and was a resident there for 34 years. Mary was a daily communicant...

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Dorothy A. Driscoll -2007

Dorothy A. (Marinelli) Driscoll, of Melrose, died at her home on Dec. 29, 2007 at the age of 72. Dorothy was raised in East Boston & Malden and a graduate of Malden High School, Class of 1952. After high school, she worked as a Teller for the First National Bank of Malden and an Administrative Assistant for Microwave Associates in Burlington for many years. Dorothy resided in Melrose for 45 years and was a longtime volunteer for the...

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Thomas J. Calt 1914-2007

Thomas J. Calt passed away at Massachusetts General Hospital, on December 20, 2007; he was 93 years of age. Mr. Calt was born and raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School and the Boston School of Architectural Design. Tom joined the US Army Air Corps and served as a sergeant for 3 years during WWII. Mr. Calt worked for Payne Furniture in Boston for over 40 years. He worked as a buyer, head of the interior-decorating department and...

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Robert W. Murphy 1921-2007

Robert W. Murphy passed away at Beverly Hospital on December 19, 2007; he was 86 years of age. Bob was born in Boston, raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1941. Mr. Murphy entered the US Navy in June of 1942 and served until 1945. He was involved in many battles in the Pacific and Solomon Islands. Bob was a decorated Disabled American Veteran, receiving the Purple Heart, Bronze Star and a Presidential Salutation. He...

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James E. Grover 1926-2007

James E. “Jimmy” Grover passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, on December 17, 2007. He was 80 years of age. Jimmy was born in Saugus, raised in Everett, Malden & Melrose, attended Melrose Schools and entered the service in 1944. He served in the US Navy during WWII from Dec. 7, 1944 to July 11, 1946. After returning from the service he started working for the City of Melrose. Mr. Grover was a mechanic, head mechanic, Director of...

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Ella T. Letterie 1928-2007

Ella T. (Laurano) Letterie of Melrose passed away on Friday, December 14, 2007 at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital. She was 79 years old. Born on July 10, 1928 in East Boston, MA to the late Anthony & Rita (Cantalupi) Laurano, she was raised in East Boston, graduated from East Boston High School, class of 1945 and attended Boston College for 3 years. She worked as an office manager in Melrose in the 70’s and then for the Gillette Company...

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Frances L. St.Germain

Frances L. St.Germain 1925-2007

Frances St.Germain on December 14, 2007 Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend Frances was born on July 22, 1925 in Washington, DC and was raised in Virginia where she met and married her devoted husband of more than 67 years, Francis. Together they raised 12 children and are blessed with 30 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Her home was always open to the friends of her children and she was known...

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Joseph Edward Graham 1926-2007

Joseph Edward Graham of Reading, formerly of Melrose, passed away on Friday, December 14, 2007 at the Edith Nourse Rogers VA Hospital of Bedford, MA. He was 81 years old. Born on April 23, 1926 in Cambridge, MA to the late William J. & Nora (Sullivan) Graham, he was raised in Charlestown and graduated from Charlestown High School, class of 1944. Joseph served in the Navy during WWII as a Seaman, First Class. Mr. Graham then worked as a...

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Margaret F. Kelly-Nichols 1946-2007

Margaret F. “Peggy” (Durney) Kelly-Nichols passed away at Winchester Hospital, on December 14, 2007. She was 61 years of age. Peggy was born and raised in Melrose, graduated from St. Mary’s Grammar & St. Mary’s High School, Class of 1964. She worked as a program manager for the Department of Defense for 20 years at Mitre & Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford. Peggy loved the beach, especially Good Harbor in Gloucester, was an...

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Nicholas S. Pappas 1922-2007

Nicholas S. Pappas passed away at the Hellenic Nursing & Rehab in Canton, on December 11, 2007. He was 85. Nick was born and raised in Chios, Greece. At age 13 he boarded a merchant ship and set out for the United States. Mr. Pappas arrived at Ellis Island in New York in 1935 and began to work as a merchant marine. Nick served as a US Merchant Marine for over 10 years during WWII. After his discharge in 1945, he moved to Malden and began to work...

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Dante D. Spadafora 1917-2007

Dante D. “Moose” Spadafora passed away at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, on December 5, 2007; he was 90 years of age. Born and raised in Melrose, Moose attended Melrose schools and has been a lifelong resident in Melrose. He was a WWII Army Veteran and a longtime member of the LT Norman Prince VFW in Melrose. Moose was a master mason working for the City of Melrose in the DPW Department for 30 years, retiring at the age of 65. Moose was...

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Christine A. Cosgrove-Anderson 1948-2007

Christine Anne (Theriault)Cosgrove-Anderson passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center of Burlington. She was only 59 years old. Born on September 19, 1948 in Cambridge, MA to Joseph & Pauline (Bussieres) Theriault, she was raised in Cambridge and graduated from Notre Dame School, class of 1966. She lived in Melrose and was a homemaker. She enjoyed traveling, camping & cooking; but her real joy was her...

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Robert S. Taylor 1924-2007

Robert S. “Bob” Taylor, of Medford, formerly of Melrose & Malden, died at the Life Care Center in Stoneham on Dec. 2, 2007 at the age of 83. Bob was born in Melrose, raised in Malden and a graduate of Malden High School, Class of 1942. He worked as a Chemical Operator for the Whittemore Wright Company in Charlestown for over 50 years until his retirement at the age of 72. Bob was resident of Medford for the past 52 years. He loved...

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Anthony Frank Pingiaro 1962-2007

Anthony F. Pingiaro died suddenly by accident on December 2, 2007, he was 45. Anthony was born in Stoneham, raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1980. Mr. Pingiaro worked as a sheet metal mechanic for the Sheet Metal Workers’ International, Local #17, for the past 20 years. Anthony has been a lifelong resident of Melrose, he was a talented drawer and loved birds and nature. He was an avid Red Sox and Patriots...

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Phyllis M. Brown 1912-2007

Phyllis M. Brown passed away at Golden Living Center in Melrose, on November 29, 2007. She was 95 years of age. She was born in Boston, raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School and a 2-year secretarial school. Phyllis worked as a secretary at Mass. Eye & Ear for a few years, in public relations at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital for several years and was secretary to the director of the Melrose Public Library for 21 years. Miss Brown was...

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Julia Stasiowski 1913-2007

Julia (Latessa) Stasiowski passed away at Woburn Nursing Center on December 1, 2007; she was 93 years of age. Julia was born and raised in Fall River and attended Fall River Schools. Mrs. Stasiowski was a talented seamstress, starting in the mills in Fall River and continued using her talent throughout her life. She kept working as a seamstress throughout her life from her home in Melrose, giving lessons, making clothes and tending to tailoring...

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Edna J. Bradley 1922-2007

Edna J. Bradley passed away at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford, on November 30, 2007; she was 85 years of age. Edna was born in Boston, raised in Jamaica Plain, graduated from Jamaica Plain High School and attended Boston Clerical School. Miss Bradley lived in Jamaica Plain most of her life, Brighton a few years and Melrose for over 10 years. She worked as a secretary for Boston City Hospital for over 30 years. Edna loved music, the opera...

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Shirley G. Neumyer 1924-2007

Shirley G. (Monaghan) Neumyer passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2007 at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital. She was 83 years old. Born in Canada, she was raised in Malden and graduated from Malden High School. Shirley worked for the City of Melrose for over 25 years in Melrose City Hall, as an assistant to the City Auditor. She enjoyed playing bridge, poker games on Friday nights and was very active in the Melrose Senior Center. She was the...

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Rita A. Chepulis 1951-2007

Rita A. (Harrison) Chepulis passed away unexpectedly on November 28, 2007; she was 56 years of age. Rita was born in Boston, raised in Melrose and graduated from Melrose High School. She worked in the deli department at Heartland Foods, at Pete’s Subs in Melrose and for many years as a nurse’s aid in several nursing homes in Melrose & Malden. Rita was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed playing cards, crossword puzzles,...

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