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Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Dorothy (MacArthur) Bragdon

    Amesbury, MA — Dorothy (MacArthur) Bragdon, 101, of Amesbury, former longstanding resident of Danvers, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 27, 2014, at the home of her daughter, Sheryl Lee James, with whom she has made her home over the past 25 years. She was the beloved wife of the late Nathaniel Woodbury Bragdon Jr.

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    Jan 29, 2014 1 Photo
  • Irene I. Duclos, 83

    Amesbury, MA — Irene Duclos passed away peacefully on Monday afternoon at Kindred Brigham Manor in Newburyport. She was born in Amesbury, and was the daughter of the late Alfred and Elizabeth (Sicard) Huard.

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    Jan 29, 2014
  • Phyllis McNeil, 84

    Portsmouth, NH — Phyllis E. (Packer) McNeil, 84, of Portsmouth, passed away on Monday, January 27, 2014, at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital.

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  • Patrick R. Gleason

    Hampton, NH — Patrick Ryan Gleason, 27, died unexpectedly on January 24, 2014, in Hampton.

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    Jan 28, 2014 1 Photo
  • Truman "Berk" Souther, 80

    Seabrook, NH — Truman Berkley “Berk” Souther, 80, of Seabrook, died on Sunday, January 26, 2014, at Maplewood Care & Rehabilitation in Amesbury, Mass.

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    Jan 28, 2014
  • Margaret A. Hanlon, 88

    Rowley — Margaret M. (Digan) Hanlon 88, of Rowley, died Friday at Beverly Hospital.

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    Jan 27, 2014 1 Photo
  • Robert A. MacDonald Jr.

    West Newbury, MA — Robert Angus MacDonald Jr., 54, of West Newbury, died at his home early Saturday morning, January 25, 2014.

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    Jan 27, 2014
  • Anthony Louis Papoulias Sr., 84

    Salisbury — Anthony Louis Papoulias, Sr., 84, of Salisbury, passed away on January 23, 2014, after a short illness. He was the son of the late Louis and Helen (Dedes) Papoulias.

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    Jan 25, 2014 1 Photo
  • Eric Schultz, 52

    Zumbrota, MN — Eric Thomas Schultz of Zumbrota, Minnesota, died suddenly on Friday, January 10, 2014, in Palm Springs, CA. Eric was a 1979 graduate of Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School.

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    Jan 25, 2014 1 Photo
  • William Hill Safford III, 86

    Jonesboro, GA — William H. Safford III, of Jonesboro, GA, died suddenly on Friday, January 17, of natural causes at 86 years of age. He was the son of the late William and Bessie Davis Safford.

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    Jan 25, 2014
  • Dennis "Dewayne" Jones

    Amesbury, MA — Dennis “Dewayne” Jones, age 43, of Amesbury, passed away at his home Tuesday morning, January 21, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.

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    Jan 24, 2014
  • Robert Wallack, 63

    Mount Vernon, ME — Robert M. Wallack, 63, who retired from a successful newspaper career to start another as owner and operator of the Olde Post Office Cafe in Mount Vernon, died Jan. 15.

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    Jan 24, 2014 1 Photo
  • Stacey L. Walsh, 22 years

    West Newbury, MA — Services were held privately, at the family’s request, on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, in the Vertuccio and Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, (Route 107), in Revere, for Stacey L. Walsh, who died in a tragic automobile accident on Saturday, January 18, in Seabrook, NH, at 22 years. Stacey was born and raised in West Newbury. She was educated in the West Newbury School system. She attended the Pentucket Region High School. While growing up, Stacey had many interests and was active in many extracurricular activities and sports. She enjoyed playing soccer, gymnastics, horseback riding and cheerleading. Her passions did not stop with organized sports; she also loved photography, country music, and would frequently enjoy “Line Dancing.” She was also a well known “Boston Bruins” Fan. Stacey was a former employee at The Atria Assisted Living Complex in Newburyport, where she worked in the kitchen and as a server. She made many of the residents smile with her warm face and beautiful smile. While she was working, she was also studying to complete her Certification to become an EMT. She was the most beloved daughter of Richard M. Walsh and Lorna M. (D’Apolito) of West Newbury. She was the cherished sister of Matthew R. Walsh of West Newbury. The loving granddaughter of Phyllis M. Walsh of Revere and the late Laurence E. Walsh and the late Raymond and Lorraine R. (Babine) D’Apolito. She is also lovingly survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was also the adored friend of many. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to: The Make A Wish Foundation, One Bulfinch Place, Suite 201, Boston, MA 02114-2031.

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  • Anna (Bichok) Knight

    Newburyport, MA — Anna (Bichok) Knight, age 84, lifelong resident of Newburyport, died peacefully at Country Manor in Newburyport, January 21, 2014.

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    Jan 23, 2014
  • David Winslow Hume

    Salisbury, MA — David Winslow Hume, 76, longtime Salisbury resident, passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, January 18, 2014, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill, surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Grace A. Hume, with whom he has shared 44 years filled with unforgettable memories.

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    Jan 22, 2014 1 Photo
  • Marion (Morrill) Forbes, 100

    Gloucester — Marion E. (Morrill) Forbes, 100, died peacefully on Tuesday, January 14, 2014, in the Masconomet Healthcare Center. She was the wife of the late Everett C. Forbes, who died in 1957. They were married in 1936.

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    Jan 22, 2014
  • Victor B. Porro, 89

    E. Kingston, NH — Victor Porro passed away peacefully on Monday evening at his home, with his family at his side. He was born in Haverhill, Mass., and was the son of the late Archie and Agnes (Pagnattaro) Porro.

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    Jan 22, 2014
  • Barbara M. Chase, 96

    Ipswich — Barbara M. (Cahill) Chase, 96, of Skytop Road, Ipswich, formerly of Newburyport and West Newbury, died on Thursday, January 16, 2014, in the Seaview Retreat, Rowley, following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late, John Chase, who died in 1973.

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    Jan 21, 2014 1 Photo
  • Caroline Jane Daneau, 88

    Lafayette, In — Caroline Jane (Mitchell) Daneau, 88, of Lafayette, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2014, in Lafayette, Ind.

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    Jan 21, 2014 1 Photo
  • Christine Louise Kirk, 61

    Newburyport, MA — After a valiant, 26-year battle with MS, Christine Kirk died peacefully on January 19, 2014.

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    Jan 21, 2014
  • David E. Brown

    Amesbury, MA — David E. Brown, 56, of Amesbury, died peacefully at Kindred Nursing and Rehab (Brigham Manor) in Newburyport, after a lengthy battle with diabetes.

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    Jan 21, 2014 1 Photo
  • Ernestine M. 'Teenie' Goodwin

    Amesbury, MA — Ernestine M. “Teenie” Goodwin, 87, lifelong Amesbury resident, passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, January 16, 2014, at Country Health and Rehab Center in Newburyport.

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    Jan 21, 2014 1 Photo
  • Ernestine M. 'Teenie' Goodwin

    Amesbury, MA — Ernestine M. “Teenie” Goodwin, 87, lifelong Amesbury resident, passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, January 16, 2014, at Country Health and Rehab Center in Newburyport.

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    Jan 20, 2014 1 Photo
  • John Roderic O'Connor

    Newburyport, MA — John Roderic O’Connor, son of the late John and Florence Hurley O’Connor, lost his valiant battle with emphysema and pulmonary fibrosis early Monday morning, on the 13th of January, 2014. Born in New York City on November 14, 1933, John, known to all far and wide as Roddy, was educated at Deerfield Academy and Princeton University, where he earned both the bachelor's degree in English and his doctorate degree in Nineteenth Century French Literature.

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    Jan 20, 2014
  • Lillian Frances (Kilgour) Murphy

    Newburyport, MA — Lillian Frances (Kilgour) Murphy, 90, longtime Newburyport resident, died on Thursday morning, January 16, 2014, at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, with her loving family by her side.

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    Jan 20, 2014 1 Photo
  • Caroline (Cataldo) Cristaldi, 95

    Portsmouth, NH, formerly of Lawrence and Salisbury — Caroline (Cataldo) Cristaldi, 95, of Portsmouth, NH, formerly of Lawrence and Salisbury, passed away Thursday, January 16, at Edgewood Centre in Portsmouth, NH. She was born in Lawrence and was the daughter of the late Charles and Sebastiana (Cristaldi) Cataldo.

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  • Henry Stupakewicz, 93

    Hermon, Maine — Henry W. Stupakewicz, 93, died Jan. 7, 2014, at his home. Henry was born in Newbury, Mass., the son of Polish immigrants, and was the fourth of five siblings. He graduated from Salem High School, Salem, Mass., Franklin Technical Institute, Boston, San Francisco State College (B.S.), Armed Forces Industrial College, and Lowell State College, Mass., (M.Ed.); and took other post graduate studies at the University of Maine in Orono. He was a member of the American Legion, VFW, DAV, MOAA, National EOD Association, and K of C, fourth degree. During his lifetime he worked as a store clerk, machinist, tool designer, vocational school instructor, shop teacher, and professional potter. Drafted into the Army during World War II, he worked in Bomb Disposal, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, and ammunition supply; and retired after 26 years of service.

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    Jan 17, 2014
  • Mary H. (Sweeney) Carrozzo

    Seabrook, NH — Mary H. (Sweeney) Carrozzo, age 90, formerly of Seabrook, NH as well as Salisbury, MA and Amesbury, MA, died Thursday, January 9, 2014, at Country Center for Health & Rehab in Newburyport. She was the wife of the late Robert N. Carrozzo, who passed away April 12, 2002.

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    Jan 17, 2014
  • Winona Jones, 92

    Salisbury, MA — Winona Jones, 92, of Salisbury, MA, passed away peacefully on January 11, at the Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport.

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    Jan 17, 2014 1 Photo
  • Charlotte Bowmer Wilson Thurlow, 50

    Newbury, MA — Charlotte Bowmer Wilson Thurlow, 50, of Newbury, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 10, at Brigham & Woman’s Hospital, of non-Hodgkins Lymphoma.

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    Jan 16, 2014 1 Photo

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