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JOHANSEN, CHARLOTTE - ,florida,  
JOHANSEN, Charlotte (Bernard) 83, of Bradenton, Florida and formerly of Billerica, MA, passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015 in Rochester, NH. Survived by her husband Arthur M. Johansen, Bradenton, FL and Ossipee, NH. She was the loving mother of Brenda Bellerose and her husband Richard, Nashua, NH; Karen Johansen and her husband Gardner Hendrie, Southboro, MA; Martin Johansen and his fianc? Yolanda Ellison, Hinesville, GA and Sandra Sweet and her husband Wayne, Victor, NY, Grandmother and great grandmother, also predeceased by her siblings Milton Bernard, Palmetto, FL and Bruce Bernard, Chelmsford, MA. There will be no calling hours. Private services will be held at a later date. Lord Funeral Home, Center Ossipee, NH assisted with arrangements. If you wish to express condolences please visit, www.lordfuneralhome.com .
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 3, 2015
LACKEMACHER, MADELINE F. - Mansfield  
LACKEMACHER, Madeline F. Age 82, of Mansfield, formerly of Dorchester and New Bedford, August 28, 2015. Daughter of the late Christopher and Frieda (Fischer) Lackemacher. Sister of the late Christopher F. Lackemacher. Aunt of Michael, Steven, James and John Lackemacher. A Funeral Mass will be held in St Kilian's Church, 306 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, on Wednesday, September 9th at 10:00 A. M. Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery in New Bedford. Visiting hours have been omitted. For complete obituary, please visit www.shermanjackson.com
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 4, 2015
LEARY, ROBERT J. - Dedham  
Leary, Robert J. Of Dedham passed away quietly on Sunday, August 30, 2015 with his daughter and son by his side. Bob was married for over fifty years to his beloved wife, the late Lois Ann (Gunshanan) of West Hartford, Connecticut. Born in Winthrop, Massachusetts he was the second son of the late John F. Leary, Jr. and the late Agnes R. Kirby. Leary had an older brother, the late Frederick E. Leary of Winthrop and a younger sister, Pauline, who died in infancy. Leary graduated from Winthrop High School. After graduation he enrolled at Boston University where earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration. While at BU he worked part time at the Boston law firm of Ropes and Gray. Following college, as a Sergeant in the United States Army, Bob served a tour of duty during the Korean War with the 2nd Infantry Division fighting along the 38th Parallel. Post-war Bob returned to BU where he received a Master's Degree from the College of Business Administration. Leary began his work career at the New England Gas & Electric Association (Commonwealth Energy) marketing office on Atlantic Ave. Bob began his advertising career with the Bresnick Co., Inc. His next step was to open and manage the Boston Office of the Simonds, Payson Advertising Agency of Portland, ME. He moved from Simonds, Payson to the Boston Office of New York based Kenyon & Eckhardt Advertising where he rose to become Senior Vice President and Associate Managing Director. Bob and his team specialized in Industrial and Technical clients including Texas Instruments, Lockheed – Sanders Aerospace, Prime Computer and The Foxboro Company. He left K&E to become the President of T. J. Clark Advertising of Hingham, leading the agency to be ranked the #1 "Hottest Agency" by Adweek in 1989. In 1991 Bob started his own agency, Leary & Tiziani, Inc. in Dedham. After 11 years of creating and building a 25 person full service agency he retired, spending his time with Lois both in Dedham and Estero, FL. Bob was a member of the Business/Professional Advertising Association of America, the American Association of Advertising Agencies, and the Advertising Club of Greater Boston. He was one of the co-founders of The Friends of BU Hockey who were instrumental in building the base of the BU's championship hockey program; a long time member of the Friends of BU Football; a member of the Charles River Country Club for over 31 years, and a member of the Pelican Sound Golf and River Club of Estero, FL for 15 years. He is survived by his son, Robert J. Leary, Jr., his wife Trish, Bob's grandson Robert J. Leary, III; his devoted daughter Ann E. DeSimone, her husband Philip and Bob's granddaughters Erin E. DeSimone and Nora A. DeSimone; His sister in law, Ellen Leary of Winthrop; five nieces and nephews: Kathleen M. King and her husband Brian of Lynn; Robert J. Leary and his wife Vivian of Falmouth; Paul F. Leary and his wife Pat of Winthrop; John J. Leary and his wife Andrea of Marblehead; and Diane E. Leary of Lynn. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons, Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., DEDHAM Friday at 8am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary Church Dedham at 9am. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Thursday from 4-8pm. Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury. In lieu of Flowers the family suggests donations in Bob's memory to: Homes For Our Troops, 6 Main Street, Taunton, MA 02780 or http://www.hfotusa.org. For directions and guestbook, gfdoherty.com . George F. Doherty & Sons Dedham 781-326-0500
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Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 31, 2015
LIONETTA, ROSE P. (FRASSICA) - Arlington  
Lionetta, Rose P. (Frassica) Of Arlington. August 30th. Beloved wife of the late John J. Lionetta. Loving mother of Anthony Lionetta and his wife Adrienne of Arlington and Diane Barry and her husband Thomas of Woburn. Devoted Grandmother of Andrea and Christopher Nelson of Reading, Anissa and Todd Swanson of Litchfield NH, Alyson and Jason Thatcher of Holly Springs NC, Shane-Marie Barry of Woburn, Thomas and Bianca Barry Jr. of Salem, and Rachel Rose Barry of Woburn. Loving Great Grandmother of Jack, Haley, Emma, Mikayla, Cole and Alexa. Also survived by her nephew Peter and his wife Sharyn Frassica. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the DeVito Funeral Home 1145 Mass. Ave., ARLINGTON on Wednesday September 9th from 9:30 - 11:00 AM and to a Funeral Mass in St. Agnes Church at 11:30 AM. Burial to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Rose's memory to Visiting Nurses and Community Health, 37 Broadway, Arlington MA 02474. For directions or to send an online condolence visit, www. devitofuneralhomes.com .
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 3, 2015
LYNCH, IRENE M. - North Reading  
LYNCH, Irene M. (Donnelly) Of Chelmsford, Aug. 31. Beloved wife of the late Patrick F. "Frank" Lynch. Mother of Patricia F. Plett and her husband Frederick of NH, Paula J. Shields of Chelmsford, Phillip G. Lynch and his wife Betty of Ipswich, Marilyn I. Matos and her husband Louis of CT and Michael J. and Maureen A. Lynch both of Burlington. Irene is also survived by her thirteen grandchildren, twenty one great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Sister of the late Joseph Donnelly. Funeral from the Cota Funeral Home, 335 Park St. (corner of Park St. and Rte. 28) NORTH READING, at Reading line, on Friday, Sept. 4th at 9:30am. Funeral Mass in St. Theresa's Church, 63 Winter St. (Rte. 62), North Reading, at 10:30am. Relatives and friends may visit at the Funeral Home on Thursday from 4-8pm. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Irene's name to the American Diabetes Assoc., 10 Speen St., 2nd Floor, Framingham, MA 01701. Irene was a member of the Checkmates Square Dancing Club and served her country in WWII with the US Navy. www.cotafuneralhomes.com Cota Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service North Reading 978-664-4340 / 781-944-1765
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 2, 2015
MAHONEY, JOHN LEO - Lexington  
MAHONEY, John Leo Distinguished Emeritus Rattigan Professor of English at Boston College, Sept. 1, 2015. Beloved husband of Ann M. (Dowd) Mahoney. Loving Father of John L. Mahoney and his wife Lenor of West Newton, Patricia A. O'Brien and her husband James of Arlington, and William D. Mahoney and Michelle Cowan of Arlington. Brother of Margaret P. Mahoney of Lexington, and Mary Louise Hegarty of Belmont. John is also survived by 5 grandchildren, Alison, Emma, Emily, Erin, and Gillian, and by many nieces and nephews. A Funeral Mass will be held Friday Sept. 4 at St. Ignatius Church, 28 Commonwealth Ave., Chestnut Hill at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours at the Douglass Funeral Home, 51 Worthen Rd., LEXINGTON, Thursday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Donations in his memory may be made to the Fund for Boston College, University Advancement, Cadigan Alumni Center, 140 Commonwealth Ave. Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. Private interment St. John's Cemetery, Worcester. Douglass Funeral Home Lexington 781-862-1800 www.douglassfh.com
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 2, 2015
MANNION, JOHN - North Andover  
Mannion, John Of West Roxbury, formerly of Headford, County Galway, Ireland, Aug. 31st, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Mary (Keady) Mannion. Loving father of Thomas and his wife Elaine of West Roxbury, Michael and his wife Peggy of North Andover, James and his wife Katie of Hingham and the late John and his wife Nancy of Hingham. Devoted grandfather of Sean, Mary Cate, Brian, Bridget, Kerri, Maggie, Brendan, Aidan and Kathryn. Brother of Thomas Mannion of Headford, County Galway, Ireland and the late Margaret, Bridie, James and Eileen. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the William J. Gormley Funeral Home 2055 Centre St. West Roxbury on Friday morning Sept 4th, 2015 at 9am. Followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Theresa Church at 10 o'clock. Visiting hours Thursday 4pm – 8pm. Relatives and friends invited. Interment St Joseph Cemetery. Former employee of the Boston Edison Company. Late Korean War Vet. U.S. Army. The family would especially like to thank the staff at Brockton VAMC, Unit-4-2-C for their kindness and compassion. In lieu of flowers remembrances in memory of John may be made to Brockton VAMC, Unit-4-2-C, Hospice Unit or Recreational Services, 940 Belmont St. Brockton, MA 02301. For guestbook & directions visit www.gormleyfuneral.com William J. Gormley Funeral Service 617-323-8600
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Published in The Boston Globe from Sept. 2 to Sept. 3, 2015
MCCARTHY Jr., JOHN J. - Watertown  
McCarthy, John J., Jr. Of Watertown August 31, 2015. Beloved husband of Betty Creamer-McCarthy and the late Elizabeth J. (Walsh) McCarthy. Father of Laurence J. McCarthy & his wife Wendy Fischer-McCarthy of Jamaica Plain and Lauren M. Sullivan & her husband Michael of Watertown. Grandfather of Devin Dobbins McCarthy. Great grandfather of Oliver Campbell. Step Father of Anne Creamer of Brookline and Elizabeth Foronda & her husband Joshua of Murrieta CA.Step grandfather of McKenna, Kingston & Kensington Foronda. Brother of Jane Renna & her husband Patrick of Billerica, Margaret A. Murphy & her husband James of Billerica, Patricia M. Brady & her husband James of Jensen Beach FL, Chester G. McCarthy & his wife Gail of Cambridge, Helen F. Van Nostrand and Kathleen C. McCarthy of The Villages, FL. Funeral from the Stanton Funeral Home, 786 Mt. Auburn St., (Rt 16) WATERTOWN on Friday at 8 A.M. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph Church, 130 Common St. Belmont at 9 A.M. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 P.M. Interment St. Patrick's Cemetery. Past Exaulted Ruler and District Deputy B.P.O.E. #1513. Member of the K.of C Council # 2919 @St. Ignatius and a member Tomas Cardinal O'Fiaich Div. #14 A.O.H. In lieu of flowers contributions to the Hebrew Senior Life, 1200 Centre St, Roslindale, MA 02131 would be appreciated www.stantonfuneralhome.com
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MCCORMACK, THOMAS - Walpole  
McCORMACK, Thomas Of Walpole, August 29, 2015, age 90. Beloved husband of Roberta C. (Duff) McCormack. Loving father of Philip T. McCormack of Walpole and Neal R. McCormack and his wife Louise Haughn of Walpole. Cherished grandfather of Colin Philip McCormack of Wrentham and Melissa and Bobby Haughn of Walpole. All services were private at the request of the family with interment taking place in Knollwood Memorial Park in Canton. Arrangements by James H. Delaney & Son Funeral Home, WALPOLE. WWII US Army Veteran.
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 2, 2015
MCDONOUGH, EILEEN L. - Hull  
McDONOUGH, Eileen L. Of Hull, died August 29, 2015 (May 31, 1925 - August 29, 2015). Beloved wife of the late Stephen McDonough (Retired Boston Fire Department Engine 7/26) Devoted mother of Alice King and her husband John of Hull, Patrick McDonough and his wife Paula of NH, and Stephen McDonough of Chelsea. Loving grandmother of Adrienne and Timothy King, Alyssa McDonough and the late Catherine McDonough. Sister of the late Richard McCarthy of Weymouth and the late Ann Hanlon of Hull. Also survived by many step grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Eileen was a woman ahead of her time, with a strong "I can do that" mentality and very independent. She returned to school in her early 50's and gained her nursing certificate. She was a compassionate nurse and care giver at the Faulkner Hospital for many years until she retired. Eileen enjoyed decorating, art, seeing shows at the South Shore Music Circus, and was always a great hostess and loved to entertain. Eileen won many ribbons in local art shows in Hingham and Cohasset for her beautiful acrylic paintings. She also adored the ocean and spending quiet evenings with her husband at the beach in Hull. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Thursday 4-8 PM in the Pyne Keohane Funeral Home, 21 Emerald St. (off Central St.), HINGHAM. A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the funeral home at 9 am Friday prior to the Funeral Mass in St. Mary's Parish in St. Ann's Church, Hull at 10 am. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Eileen may be made to https://secure1.dependable-solutions.com/NVNA/MemorialDonation.aspx NVNA and Hospice, 120 Longwater Drive Norwell, Massachusetts 02061. See www.Keohane.com or call 1-800-Keohane for directions and online condolences.
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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 2, 2015
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