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LABIANCA, ROSE M. (BRIGNOLO) - Easton  
LaBIANCA, Rose M. (Brignolo) Of Easton, formerly of Brockton, age 87, January 29. Wife of the late Francis J. Mother of Stephen F. and his wife Rochelle of Easton and the late Ralph. Grandmother of Scott and Todd White and Stephanie LaBianca. Great-grandmother of Cameron White. Sister of Joseph Brignolo of Medford, Nora Balian of NJ and the late Pat and Matt Brignolo and Aurora Bifano. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral Service will be held from Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St., (Rt. 27) STOUGHTON on Wednesday at 11 AM. Visiting Hours Tuesday from 4-7 PM. Interment will take place at Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. Directions and obituary at www.farleyfh.com . FARLEY FUNERAL HOME (781)344-2676
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Published in The Boston Globe on Jan. 30, 2015
LEANOS, JAMES A. - Medford  
Leanos, James A. 85, Of Medford, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, surrounded by his family. He was born in Woburn, Jan. 10, 1930, the son of the late Arthur and Eleni (Tsiaras) Leanos. Jim was educated in the Woburn school system and graduated from Woburn High School with the class of 1948. After graduating from high school, he joined the Air Force. After his honorable discharge, James furthered his education by earning his Bachelors degree at Suffolk University. Jim was self employed as an electronic distributer and manufacturer representative. He was a member of St. Athanasias The Great Greek Orthodox Church, the American Legion, Medford, and the Ahepa. Jim lived life to the fullest with spontaneity and love. He cherished every single moment with his grandchildren, children and family who were his pride and joy. He loved spending time in Maine at the beach. He also loved to go fishing and enjoyed the ocean. He had an ear for music and was an avid piano player. He left a lasting impression on everyone he was lucky enough to meet. He will be missed by all who knew him. He was predeceased by his loving wife Cynthia G. (Gogas) Leanos and his brothers George, John and Stanley Leanos. He is survived by his son Harold and Roxceene Monaco of Buffalo, NY., a daughter, Erica and her husband Christos Giogas Medford, MA., a sister, Bella and her husband John Kontinos of Florida, five grandchildren, Rebecca, James and Joseph Leanos, and Nicholas and Alexander Giogas as well as several nieces and nephews.Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited his calling hours Friday Jan 30th from 4pm to 7pm at the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut Street, (Route 60, adjacent to Saint Agnes Church) ARLINGTON, MA 02474. A period of visitation will take place from 10am-11am Saturday Jan 31st at St. Athanasius The Great Greek Orthodox Church 4 Appleton St., Arlington. His funeral service will follow the visitation at the church at 11. Burial will be in the Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory may be made to St. Athanasius The Great Greek Orthodox Church, 4 Appleton St., Arlington, MA 02474. Condolences to his family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com or at www.keefefuneralhome.com For directions, or to leave an online condolence, visit www.keefefuneralhome.com
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Published in The Boston Globe on Jan. 30, 2015
LEVINE, ROBERT M. - Jamaica Plain  
LEVINE, Robert M. Of Jamaica Plain, formerly of Brookline, died peacefully on Monday, January 26, 2015 at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Hyman and Fannie (Beigelman) Levine. He graduated from Memorial High School and the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy. Prior to his retirement, Robert was the proprietor of Keyes Pharmacy in Auburndale and a former board member of The Auburndale Co-operative Bank (now The Village Bank) and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. Dear brother of Nora Levine of Jamaica Plain and the late Melvin F. Levine. Cherished uncle of Oren Levine & Dorit Zuk of Washington, DC and Noam Levine & Kathleen Caruso of Arlington, and Great Uncle of Sitota Levine. Also survived by his longtime companion Clarice Fleischman of Chestnut Hill. Services at the Levine Chapels, 470 Harvard St., BROOKLINE, on Sunday, February 1 at 11:30am. Burial in the Shara Tfilo Cemetery, 776 Baker St., West Roxbury. Memorial observance to be held following burial at Springhouse, 44-46 Allandale Street, Jamaica Plain. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the charity of your choice. Levine Chapels, Brookline 617-277-8300 www.levinechapel.com
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MAGUIRE, JAMES F. - Milton  
MAGUIRE, James F. Of Milton, January 28th. Beloved husband of the late Margaret Sheehan Maguire. Devoted father of Dr. James Jr. & his wife Mary Ellen of Barrington RI, Kevin & his wife DonnaMarie of Hingham, Daniel & his wife Paula of Braintree and the late Cathleen Hartlage & her husband James of Niskayuna, NY and the late Paul and Brian Maguire. Loving grandfather of Sean, Timothy, Andrew, Margaret, Michael, William, Kaitlin, Kristin, Kelly, Daniel and Patrick. Brother of the late John and Joseph Maguire. Funeral mass at St. Agatha Church Milton Saturday morning at 9. Visiting hours at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home, 326 Granite Ave., MILTON, Friday 5-8 pm. Burial Milton Cemetery. He was the owner for over 40 years of The Jim Maguire Oil Company based out of Dorchester. After he retired, Jim and his wife Peg spent many winters together in Naples, Florida enjoying time with family and friends. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 220 North Main St., Suite 104, Natick Mass. 01760. www.alfreddthomas.com Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home Milton (617) 696-4200
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MARATOS, ANNA (DOMENIKOS) - Newton  
Maratos, Anna (Domenikos) Aged 92, beloved wife of Costas Maratos, died after a brief illness on January 25th, the day of her 67th wedding anniversary. Born in New York City in 1922, she grew up in Kefalonia, Greece where she met and married Costas. They immigrated to the United States in 1950 and lived in New York City until 2014. She was a devoted mother to her two daughters, Dr. Eletheria (Terry) Maratos-Flier and Amanda (Mandy) Balint. An observant Greek Orthodox, she possessed a gracious soul that was apparent to everyone. Her faith, intellect and strength enabled her to persevere through many difficult challenges in her early life. The quintessential energetic home-maker, she kept a meticulous home. As an accomplished cook she created many delicious meals for her family and as a skilled seamstress crafted beautiful articles of clothing for her daughters. Because of her love of education she was proud that both of her daughters were University graduates. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Sarah Flier, John Balint, Lydia Flier and her great granddaughter Penelope. Anna's love for all of us will never be replaced, but she will live on in the memories of her husband, daughters, son-in-laws, grandchildren and other family members. Visiting at 10:00 a.m. and funeral services at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 31st at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England, 514 Parker Street, Boston MA. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects at the home of Terry and Jeffrey Flier in Newton on the 31st between 4:30 and 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flower's donations in her memory may be made to the above named church. Burial in the Gardens at Gethsemane Cemetery, Boston, MA. For online guestbook please visit www.faggas.com Faggas Funeral Home 800-222-2586
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MCCARTHY Ph.D., KATHRYN A. - Arlington  
McCarthy, Kathryn A., Ph.D. 90, died December 24, 2014 at Brookhaven in Lexington. She was born in Andover, MA on August 7, 1924, daughter of Catherine (Barrett) and Joseph A. McCarthy. Her brother Joseph A. McCarthy, Jr. and his wife Marcella predeceased her. She is survived by her cousin, Claire McCarthy of Lawrence. Kathryn loved learning, science-especially physics-, academia, and her students. She attended school in Andover, Tufts University, and Harvard University from which she received the Ph.D. in Engineering and Physics. Subsequently she completed two years of postdoctoral studies. As an undergraduate she was elected to Sigma Xi and was the fourth member of her family to receive a degree from Tufts. She was associated with Tufts for more than 60 years, as a student, physics professor, dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University Provost and Senior Vice President. She was Tufts' first female provost. For over 30 years, she was closely associated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was a board member and board chairperson. She was also a long term member of the Board of Trustees of the College of the Holy Cross and Merrimack College. She received Honorary degrees from both colleges. She was one of the first women to serve on the Selection Committee for the Rhodes Scholars. Kathryn also served on the boards of several companies. Kathryn established a scholarship fund for science students with leadership qualities. On her retirement, former students and friends established the Kathryn A. McCarthy Lectureship in physics to recognize an outstanding woman physicist. Kathryn was a mentor, friend, and advisor to a generation of students and a strong advocate of women in science. She was a person of integrity. The funeral mass will be at Sacred Heart Church, 21 Follen Road, Lexington on Friday, February 6th at 10 am. Interment is private. Contributions in Kathryn's memory may be made to the Brookhaven Employees Education Fund, 1010 Waltham St. Lexington, MA 02421 or to the Kathryn A. McCarthy Scholarship, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155. Friends of Professor McCarthy are invited to a reception to be held at Brookhaven at Lexington, 1010 Waltham Street in Lexington on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 3 to 5 pm. For directions, or to leave an online condolence, visit www.keefefuneralhome.com
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Published in The Boston Globe on Feb. 1, 2015
MCDONAGH, MARY A. - Quincy  
MCDONAGH, Mary A. (Wallace) Of Quincy, died January 26, 2015. The beloved wife of the late Dudley P. McDonagh. Loving mother of Paul McDonagh of GA, Michael McDonagh of Quincy, Maureen McDonagh of Dorchester, Ann McDonagh-Devane of Quincy and Kathleen Kenneally of Tewksbury. Sister of Peter Wallace, Jr. of Dedham, Kathleen Lannon of Millis, John Mulkerrin of Woburn and Mary Cormier of NH. She is also survived by her 7 grandchildren. Mary volunteered with the South Shore Elders for many years. She also dedicated her time to the meals on wheels program. Mary was very active at the Hough's Neck Senior Center for many years. She enjoyed bowling, playing bingo and crocheting. Proud of her Irish heritage, Mary was well known for her famous Irish Bread. A devout Catholic, she will be remembered as a devoted mother who had a great sense of humor. She was admired for her strong will, her intelligence and her quick wit. Her family and her faith were the cornerstones of all that was truly important to her. Mary will be sadly missed by all those who were blessed to have known her. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm in the McDonald Keohane Funeral Home NORTH WEYMOUTH at 40 Sea Street (off RT.3A-Bicknell Sq.) Relatives and friends will gather in the funeral home on Monday at 9am prior to the Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Parish in Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1000 Sea Street, Quincy Monday at 10am. Burial in Pine Hill Cemetery, Quincy. Donations in memory of Mary may be made to Marian Manor Nursing Home, 130 Dorchester St., South Boston, MA 02127. See www.Keohane.com for directions and online condolences or call 781-335-0045.
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MEILUN, MARTHA LILLIAN - Weymouth  
MEILUN, Martha Lillian (Baron) Age 87, a resident of Weymouth for over 57 years, passed away January 24, 2015. Martha was born in Hudson, MA, then raised and educated in Brockton. She met her husband, Edwin in August 1948 and less than a year later while on Cape Cod, Edwin and Martha were engaged. They eloped to Buffalo, NY, got married, and began raising a family. After a few years they moved to South Weymouth where they lived for the rest of their 65 years of marriage. Martha and Edwin loved to travel, especially to Hawaii. When Edwin had a business assignment in Japan, Martha and the children went with him to Tokyo for almost a year. Martha was a gourmet cook and completed a course in Chinese cuisine while in Japan. She was an avid reader of everything from mysteries to recipes. She was talented in sewing and made many of her own clothes and also many prom dresses.Martha and Edwin also were avid boaters and their togetherness in all things was evident throughout their entire married life. Martha is survived by her beloved husband Edwin Meilun of Weymouth. Loving mother to Nancy Miller of Plymouth and Clifford Meilun and his wife Deborah of N. Kingstown, RI. She was the cherished grandmother to Abbryann Tevnan, Adrien Benevides, Kimberly Meilun, and Rachel Meilen. Relatives and friends are invited to attend Martha's visiting hours on Sunday from 1-3 PM at C. C. Shepherd Funeral Home 134 Pleasant St., (Columbian Sq.) S. Weymouth. If you would like to leave a message for the family please visit www.ccshepherd.com . C. C. Shepherd Funeral Service Inc. 134 Pleasant St. S. Weymouth 781-337-0050
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MEYER, HENRIETTA - Essex  
MEYER, Henrietta "Rita" (Nichols) Of Essex, died peacefully at home with family by her side on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. Rita was born on March 6, 1927 in New York City grew up there and in Cold Spring Harbor, New York. She graduated from Chapin School in 1944 and continued her studies at Smith and Radcliffe Colleges. Rita was an experienced sailor, birder, and loved the outdoors. She was married to Benjamin A. Barnes in 1945; divorced in 1962. In 1963 she married August R. Meyer, with whom she had many sailing and boating adventures including circumnavigating the eastern United States; he predeceased her in 2000. Rita was an ardent supporter of classical music and a generous philanthropist. She volunteered for over 60 years at the Boston Symphony Orchestra; was elected to the Board of Overseers in 1980, served as a trustee from 1985 to 2000, and became a Life Trustee in 2000. She sponsored a fellowship at the Tanglewood Music Center; was a strong supporter of ProjectSTEP, a comprehensive, longterm music education program for musically gifted Black and Latino youth, and was a board member of ProjectSTEP from 1992 to 2002. In 2010, she was recognized as a BSO Great Benefactor. She became involved with Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences in 1981, joined the board from 1987 to 2005, and named a Trustee Emeritus in 2005. Rita was actively involved in a number of other organizations, including Massachusetts Audubon Society, Massachusetts Horticultural Society, Museum of Fine Arts, The Pierce-Nichols House at Peabody Essex Museum, and The Trustees of Reservations. Rita was predeceased in 1991 by her youngest daughter, Hope Barnes. She is survived by her children, Benjamin A. Barnes, Northampton, MA; Henrietta N. "Robin" Barnes, Jamaica Plain, MA; Phoebe Barnes, Southwest Harbor, ME; Mary B. Barnes, Sedgwick, ME; and Faith Barnes, Brunswick, ME; her step-children, August R. Meyer, Jr., Beverly, MA; Natalie M. Bent; Nina M. Fletcher; and Peter B. Meyer, all of Essex MA; seventeen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. A Memorial Service will be held at First Parish in Cambridge (1446 Massachusetts Ave. @ Church St.), on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to ProjectSTEP, Inc., Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 or online at www.projectstep.org . For more information and to send online condolences, please visit: www. grondinfuneralservices.com .
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Published in The Boston Globe on Feb. 1, 2015
MONBOUQUETTE, WILLIAM C. - Gloucester  
MONBOUQUETTE, William C. "Monbo" Of Gloucester, formerly of Medford, January 25th. Beloved husband of Josephine (Ritchie) Monbouquette. Devoted father of Marc Monbouquette and his wife Julianne of Dover Point, NH, Lt.Col. Michel Monbouquette, USMC and his wife Patricia of Kailua, Hawaii, Merric Monbouquette and his wife Darla of New Boston, NH. Loving grandfather of Cameron, Matthew and Sophia. Dear brother of Danielle Moreno and her husband David of Medford, Teddy Monbouquette and his wife Kathleen of Natick, Jack Monbouquette and his wife Diane of Brunswick, GA and Catherine Ferguson of Medford and her late husband Joseph. Dear brother-in-law of Fred Puorro of Middleton and his late wife Phyllis, Janet O'Neil of Foxboro and her late husband Steve. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 306 Main St., MEDFORD, Saturday, January 31st at 10 AM, followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in the Immaculate Conception Church, 600 Pleasant Street, Malden, at 11 AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Friday 4 - 8 pm. Services will conclude with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. In lieu of flowers please honor Monbo by making a contribution to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/ Jimmy Fund, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or to the Crotched Mountain Foundation, c/o Development Office, 1 Verney Dr. Greenfield, NH 03047. To leave a message of condolence visit www.dellorusso.net Dello Russo Family Funeral Homes Medford-Woburn-Wilmington
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