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Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Sunday, July 20, 2014
  • James Joseph Duval, Sr., 71

    Haverhill, MA — James Joseph Duval, Sr. age 71, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 18, 2014 at Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Mass.

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  • Margaret Minkle, 78

    Haverhill, Ma — Margaret L. Minkle, 78, died at Wingate Nursing Home in Haverhill, on Sunday, July 13, 2014, after a short illness. Margaret was born in 1935 in Nashua, N.H. She attended Manchester, N.H. schools. She was an employee of The Paramount Theatre in Haverhill, until she was married to the late Kenneth C. Minkle.

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  • Richard G. Killam, 82

    Haverhill, MA — Richard G. Killam, 82, of Haverhill, died Wednesday morning, July 16, 2014, at Penacook Place.

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  • Saturday, July 19, 2014
  • Judith A. (DiGuilio) Abbott

    Haverhill — Judith A. (DiGuilio) Abbott, 69, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Merrimack Valley Hospice House after a sudden and brief illness.

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  • Louise (Corriveau) Kelly, 86

    Salem, NH — Louise (Corriveau) Kelly, age 86, died suddenly Thursday morning at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. Born in Dracut, she was a longtime resident of Summerfield, Fla. and Salem, N.H. She was raised in Lawrence.

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  • William E. Russell, Jr., 82

    Andover — William E. Russell, Jr. passed away on July 16, 2014 at his home at the age of 82 after a battle with cancer. Bill will be missed greatly by his beloved wife of 53 years, Judith; his daughters, Suzanne and Donna (Meuth); son, Mark, son-in-law, Michael Meuth, and grandsons, Ryan, Jason and Derek Meuth. Born in Arlington, Bill was a member of the Class of 1953 at College of the Holy Cross. In addition, he received his Bachelors of Arts from Boston College and Masters of Education from Boston University, and was in the Doctorate program at Boston University. A devoted husband and father, Bill’s first priority throughout his life was his family. Together with Judith, he treasured time with his children and grandchildren. Bill was profoundly involved in the lives of his children as they grew up, spending much time coaching baseball and basketball, and attending games, races, recitals and school events.

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  • Friday, July 18, 2014
  • Beatrice K. Curran, 86

    Derry, NH — Beatrice K. Curran, 86, of Derry, N.H., passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Aurora Senior Living in Derry, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Jan. 1, 1928 in Bangor, N.Y., a daughter of the late Clarence and Evalena (Bombard) LaCombe. She was a resident of Windham for over 50 years, formerly living in Schenectady, N.Y. She was employed as a nurses aid for Bon Secours Hospital, Methuen and for Warde Healthcare, Windham. Mrs. Curran enjoyed vacationing in Northern NH, snowmobiling, playing cards, puzzles, and reading. She was fun loving and enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.

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  • Bronislawa "Betty" (Konopnicki) Varney, 89

    Melvin Village, NH — Bronislawa “Betty” A. (Konopnicki) Varney, age 89, passed away peacefully, July 14, 2014 after a short illness.

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  • Catherine Cavarra-Carrozza, 97

    Methuen — Catherine (LaGrasse) Cavarra- Carrozza, 97, of Methuen, died Wednesday at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport. 'Kay' was born in Oswego, N.Y. on Aug. 19, 1916. At age 2, she returned to Lawrence with her parents, Dominick and Antoinette (Titone) LaGrasse. She grew up in Lawrence and graduated from Lawrence High School.

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  • Donna Hanes, 53

    Bradford, MA — Donna G. Hanes, of Bradford, passed away unexpectedly on July 10, 2014, age 53.

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  • John P. Begley, Jr., 89

    North Hampton, NH — John Patrick “Jack” Begley, Jr., 89, passed away July 15, 2014 at his North Hampton home, in the company of his family.

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  • Richard A. Watkins, 70

    The Villages, FL — Richard “Dick” Watkins of The Villages, Fla., 70, passed away on July 9, 2014. Dick, son to Leo and Irene (Therrien) Watkins, was born in Methuen. He graduated from Central Catholic High School and then joined the Air Force. He took a bride, June Hamel, on Sept. 6, 1965. He proudly served his country in the Vietnam War and started his career at AT&T where he remained for 25 years.

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  • Thursday, July 17, 2014
  • Ann M. (Ward) Sawers, 60

    Lowell — Ann M. (Ward) Sawers, 60, formerly of Haverhill and Lowell, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014, at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. Born in Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late Dorothy (Hamilton) Ward.

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  • Anthony Joseph Razza, 81

    Methuen — Anthony Joseph Razza, 81, of Methuen, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Prescott House in North Andover. Born in Lawrence, he was the son of the late Joseph and Matilda (SanAntonio) Razza.

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  • Dorothera (Evers) "Dottie" Rutter, 93

    Andover — Dorothea (Evers) "Dottie" Rutter, 93, a longtime resident of Andover, one of the early members of the Andona Society and an enduring figure at the Andover Thrift Shop for more than five decades, died Sunday at Lawrence General Hospital after a brief illness.

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  • James F. Collamore, 80

    Georgetown, MA — James F. Collamore, 80, of Georgetown, died July 15, 2014 at his home after a short battle with cancer. He was born Oct. 22, 1933, the son of the late John A. and Edna (Cassidy) Collamore of Shrewsbury.

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  • Maria A. (Rancatore) Rizzo, 85

    Andover — Maria A. (Rancatore) Rizzo, 85, died July 16, 2014 at her home in Andover. Born to the late Agostino and Diana (Secondari) Rancatore, she graduated from St. Mary’s High School and Boston University. Mrs. Rizzo was a business representative for the New England Telephone Company for many years. More recently she became a teacher’s aide for the Lawrence School System. She was an accomplished pianist who played at Carnegie Hall at the age of 9. She was a trustee of the Andover Library for 20 years, a member of the Ladies Lodge 2026 Sons of Italy, The Essex Needle Craft Guild, B.U. Alumni Association, and the Musician Union 372, AF of M. In 1994, Mrs. Rizzo was installed as an affiliate of the Augustinian Order.

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  • Mary E. (Daly) Doughty, 94

    haverhill — Mary E. (Daly) Doughty, 94, formerly of Haverhill, passed away peacefully on July 15 at the Prescott House in North Andover.

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  • Thomas A. Shallow II, 63

    Hampstead, NH — Thomas A. Shallow II, 63, of Hampstead, N.H., passed away Wednesday morning, July 9, at his home with his loving family by his side.

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  • V. Geraldine J. "Gerry" (Nettles) Mills, 82

    Salem, NH — V. Geraldine J. (Nettles) Mills, 82, of Salem, wife of the late William A. Mills, passed peacefully into the presence of her Lord and Savior, Sunday, July 13, at Salemhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, surrounded by her loving family. Gerry was born in Somerville, Mass., the daughter of the late Velma (Arens) and John Nettles.

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  • Wednesday, July 16, 2014
  • J. Michael Buckley, 60

    Lawrence, Ma — James Michael (Mike) Buckley, 60, passed away peacefully at the Lawrence General Hospital on Sunday, July 13, 2014. Born on October 5, 1953, he was the son of the late Charles A, and Veronica A. (Keefe) Buckley.

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  • Kevin Joseph McCarty, 32

    Haverhill — Kevin Joseph McCarty, 32, raised in Methuen, passed away unexpectedly in his home on Sunday, July 13, 2014. He was born in Lawrence on September 15, 1981. Kevin enjoyed the outdoors. He loved animals, fishing and spending time at the beach. He also loved sports, particularly football, wrestling, baseball, and basketball, and was a fan of all the Boston teams. Kevin loved music and to dance. He was known by many for his sense of humor, big heart, friendship, and kind concern for others less fortunate.

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  • Viola E. Haynes, 88

    Lawrence — Viola E. Haynes, 88, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, Mass.

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  • Tuesday, July 15, 2014
  • Att. Kenneth F. Witham, 65

    Lawrence — Attorney Kenneth F. Witham, 65, a Lawrence resident, formerly of Tewksbury, passed away at Sawtelle Hospice House in Reading on Friday, July 11, 2014.

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  • James H. Bean, 72

    Salem, NH — James H. Bean, 72, of Salem, N.H., died peacefully at home on Sunday, surrounded by his family.

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  • Janet Ferguson, 84

    Tewksbury, MA — On July 12, 2014, Janet Ferguson, 84, of Tewksbury, formerly of Cambridge and Haverhill, beloved mother of Eileen Angel (Ferguson) Joyce and her husband, Bill, devoted grandmother of Billy, Jeff, Maggie, and Tommy, passed away peacefully at her home, with her loving family, after a lengthy decline in health.

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  • Joyce Waddington, 55

    Manchester, NH — Joyce Waddington was born November 27, 1958, in Lawrence, Mass., to Raymond Ralph and Carmen Ralph (Gosselin). She grew up in Lawrence, and graduated from Greater Lawrence Technical High School. After spending most of her life in Lawrence, she moved to Manchester, N.H., in 2005. Joyce was employed by Market Basket for over 25 years.

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  • Linda D. Greenough, 61

    Hampstead, NH — Linda D. (Willette) Greenough, 61, of Hampstead, N.H., passed away suddenly to be with the Lord on July 11, 2014. Linda was born in Haverhill, Mass., to the late Robert and Gloria (Foster) Willette on November 1, 1952. Linda attended Haverhill High School, Class of 1970.

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  • Margaret "Peggy" Oliveto, 79

    Lawrence — Peggy Oliveto passed into the arms of her Lord, peacefully, on June 25, 2014, at her home in Lawrence. She was 79 years old, and a native of Bowling Green, Ohio, and also had lived in North Carolina. Peggy was the daughter of the late Frank Kulevich and Eleanor Schaefer, and the wife of the late Louis J. Oliveto. She is survived by her daughter, Diane Jarvis, with whom she lived; and sons, John Oliveto of North Carolina, and Mark Oliveto and his wife, Cindy, of Washington. She is also survived by three grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

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  • Margaret Magri, 96

    Palm Coast, FL — Margaret Magri, 96, of Palm Coast, Fla., and formerly of North Andover and Andover, passed away on July 11, 2014.

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