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Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Wednesday, July 9, 2014
  • M. Elaine (Regan) Murphy, 77

    North Andover — M. Elaine (Regan) Murphy, 78, of North Andover, formerly of Haverhill, passed away at her home, after a lengthy illness.

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  • Marie A. (Tine) Hanson, 78

    Lawrence — Marie A. (Tine) Hanson, 78, of Lawrence, passed away Friday, June 27, 2014, at Lawrence General Hospital. She was born in Lawrence, and was the daughter of the late Rosario and Josephine (Pia) Tine.

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  • Marie A. Doucette, 91

    Newton, NH — Marie A. (Jensen) Doucette, 91, died peacefully Sunday, July 6, 2014, at her home, surrounded by her family.

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  • Martine Michaud, 86

    Lawrence, MA — Martine Michaud, 86, passed away July 6 at Blair House in Tewksbury. Mrs. Michaud was born and educated in Ville St. Degelis P.Q. Québec, and was the daughter of the late Alfred Soucy and his wife Alvine St. Pierre. She moved to Lawrence in 1971, and attended the former St. Anne's Church and was a member of La Raconte. Mrs. Michaud had worked as shoe assembler at Lawrence Maid Shoe. The widow of Clovis Michaud, she is survived by her sons, Jean Louis Michaud and his wife, Lisa, and their son, Adam, of Lawrence, Ivan Michaud and his son, Jesse, of Raymond, N.H.; daughters, Jocelyn Thatch and her children, Jimmy and Michelle of Methuen, France Michaud of Methuen, and Linda Michaud of Andover. She is also survived by another granddaughter, Chantal Michaud of Lawrence. Mrs. Michaud was predeceased by her sons, Maurice Michaud and Regenald Michaud and his wife, Pat, and daughter, Nicole.

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  • Michael John Macdonald III

    Haverhill — Ret. U.S. Navy Commander Michael J. Macdonald III, 73, of Haverhill, passed away Sunday, July 6, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.

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  • Milton Heffron, 96

    Andover — Milton“Uncle Miltie” Heffron, 96, of Andover, died at Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday morning.

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  • Philip E. "Phil" McAdam, 84

    Methuen — Philip E. McAdam, 84, of Methuen, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Monday, July 7, 2014, at Lawrence Hospital. He was the son of the late Thomas J. McAdam and Beatrice M. (Hanna) McAdam.

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  • Salvatore J. Basile, 97

    Andover, MA — Salvatore J. Basile, 97, son of the late Alfio and Angela (Russo) Basile, died peacefully on July 5. A lifelong resident of Lawrence and Andover, he graduated from Holy Rosary Grammar School, Lawrence High School and Suffolk University. He was a prominent local lawyer for many years, and later became the Presiding Justice of the Lawrence District Court. He shared 65 years of marriage with his wife, Jennie, who predeceased him in 2011.

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  • Stephen P. Duffy, 62

    Haverhill — Stephen Paul Duffy of Haverhill, 62, passed away on July 7, after a long battle with cancer.

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  • Susan M. Ricci, 96

    Lawrence — Susan M. Ricci, 96, of Lawrence, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Born in Lawrence, Susan was the daughter of Pasquale and Maddalena (D'Errico) Integlia. She was married to the late Joseph P. Ricci. She was raised and educated in Lawrence, graduating from Lawrence High School. Susan was a member of The Sons of Italy, Lodge 902 in Lawrence, and worked for Western Electric and became a supervisor for Internal Revenue Service. She enjoyed many crafts, including crocheting and ceramics. She performed volunteer work, including teaching classes at the Lawrence Senior Center, and worked for the State of Massachusetts, administering Civil Service Exams, as well as serving Elder Services. She loved bowling and dancing. She belonged to the Come Alive After Five Group, where she served as a board member. She danced at their affairs until age 90. Her extensive travels included European countries, Hawaii, Mexico, the Caribbean Islands, Canada, and throughout the U.S.

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  • Tuesday, July 8, 2014
  • Alice J. (Stewart) Dow

    Merrimac, MA — Alice J. (Stewart) Dow, 77, lifelong Merrimac resident, died at her home early Monday morning, July 7, 2014, after a lengthy illness. She was the loving wife of the late Austin Dow.

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  • Alice L. Poirier, 87

    Madison, WI — Alice L. (Foisy) Poirier, 87 of Madison, Wis., formerly of Haverhill, Mass., passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in her home, surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Poirier was the wife of Alfred N. Poirier.

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  • Aristotle "Telly" Vurgaropulos, 91

    Tyngsboro — Aristotle C. “Telly” Vurgaropulos, 91, passed away Saturday, July 5th, after a brief illness. He was the husband of Niki (Theodorou) Vurgaropulos, with whom he had shared 63 loving years of marriage.

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  • Arthur LaChance, 93

    Windham, NH — Arthur LaChance, 93, of Windham, N.H., passed away peacefully at his home on July 2, 2014. Arthur was born on May 31, 1921, in Manchester, N.H., to the late Orville and Henedine LaChance. He enjoyed skiing in the mountains until he reached his 80s, playing 45s, boating, square dancing, and activities with his family. Arthur especially found joy spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. As a 1939 graduate of Lawrence High School, Arthur attended Lowell Tech. He was a member of Council #4027 Knights of Columbus, a member of the Salem, N.H., and Methuen Chamber of Columbus, a member of the Methuen Board of Trade and Holy Family Hospital, Men’s Guild. Arthur was a communicant and a very active parishioner at St. Theresa’s Church of Methuen, as well as St. Matthew’s Church in Windham. He successfully founded, owned and operated A&R Construction Co. of Methuen and RAJ Realty of Salem, N.H. The two businesses eventually combined into LaChance Associates, which operates today out of Salem.

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  • Beverly Preneveau, 71

    Bradford, MA — It is with a heavy heart to announce the passing of Beverly A. (Feole) Preneveau. Beverly passed away at Lawrence General Hospital after a long and brave battle with cancer. She was born and educated in Lawrence, and was the daughter of the late Gabriel Feole and Gertrude Ball. Beverly was predeceased by her two sons, Kevin Patrick Preneveau (Leavitt) and Timothy George Preneveau (Leavitt), whom she missed each and every day.

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  • David Joseph Kolifrath, 66

    Salem, NH — David Joseph Kolifrath, 66, of Salem, N.H., passed peacefully at home on July 4, 2014, surrounded by the love of family and his closest friends, after a courageous, year-long battle with pancreatic cancer.

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  • Elizabeth E. Peterson

    Beverly — Mrs. Elizabeth E. "Betty" (Joslin) Peterson, 83, of Beverly, died on Saturday, June 8, 2014, in Kaplan Family Hospice House, surrounded by her loving family, after a lengthy illness. She was the beloved wife of Richard D. Peterson, with whom she had shared 61 years of marriage.

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  • Harry F. Richards Jr., 88

    Lawrence — Harry F. Richards Jr., 88, Lawrence, died peacefully on Thursday, July 3, at Methuen Health and Rehabilitation Center.

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  • M. Elaine (Regan) Murphy, 78

    North Andover — M. Elaine (Regan) Murphy, 78, of North Andover, formerly of Haverhill, passed away at her home, after a lengthy illness.

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  • Marie A. Doucette, 91

    Newton, NH — Marie A. (Jensen) Doucette, 91, died peacefully Sunday, July 6, 2014, at her home, surrounded by her family.

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  • Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy

    LAWRENCE — Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy passed away at her home, surrounded by her family, after suffering a stroke in April. She was born in Lawrence and was the daughter of the late Rose A. (Betit) and Alfred Robidoux, originally of Quebec, Canada. She was predeceased by her husband of 28 years, Armand Joseph Audy, who passed away on June 28, 1976.

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  • Monday, July 7, 2014
  • Alton P. Goodale

    Haverhill — Retired Massachusetts State Police Officer Alton P. Goodale, 79, of Haverhill, died on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at his home.

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  • Angelina M. Padova, 99

    Andover, MA — Angelina M. (Recupero) Padova, 99, of Andover, passed away peacefully at Nevins Nursing Center on Saturday, July 5. She was the daughter of the late Corrado Recupero and Maria (Canto) Recupero.

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  • Ann L. (Lacaillade) Dow, 81

    Haverhill — Ann (Lacaillade) Dow, 81, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Lawrence General Hospital, after a lengthy illness.

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  • George Tashjian, 88

    Haverhill — George Tashjian, 88, of Haverhill, died peacefully Friday morning, July 4, at Country Manor Nursing Home, Newburyport.

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  • Mary I. Lessard, 93

    Chelsea & Methuen — Mary I. (Piscitello) Lessard, 93, formerly of Lawrence and Methuen, Mass., died Saturday, July 5, at Eastpointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chelsea, Mass.

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  • Monica C. Ward, 49

    Hampstead, NH — Monica C. Ward, 49, of Hampstead, N.H., passed away peacefully on July 4, 2014, at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She was the daughter of Edwin Holahan of Reading, Mass., and the late Patricia (Harbaugh) Holahan.

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  • Philip E. Drolet, 73

    Merrimac, MA — Philip E. Drolet, 73, longtime Merrimac resident, died peacefully on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Maplewood Care Center in Amesbury.

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  • Richard Bagley, 79

    Haverhill — Richard A. Bagley, 79, of Haverhill, died peacefully with his family by his side on July 3, 2014, in Lowell. He was self-employed as the owner of Carleton Drywall & Construction Co. since 1956.

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  • Sunday, July 6, 2014
  • Ardith L. McAninch, 88

    Formerly of Bradford — Ardith L. (Pringle) McAninch, 88, died Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Goshen, Ohio.

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