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William Atherton, 71, of West Boylston, MA, and The Villages, Florida, formerly of Milford, MA died Saturday, June 7, 2014 in St. Vincents Hospital, Worcester, MA. He was born in Salford, England, son of the late Francis and Elizabeth (Morgan) Atherton. Mr. Atherton was a graduate of Milford High School, Milford, MA, a graduate of Worcester State College and received his Masters Degree in Education from Framingham State College. He was an Educator and Administrator for the Wellesley School System for 40 years, retiring in 2007. Bill was an excellent piano player, an avid golfer, he loved to garden, cook and spend time with his family and friends. He is survived by three children: Kristine Maglione and her husband Joseph of Worcester, MA; William Atherton Jr., and his partner Allyson Kirsch of Falmouth, MA; Melissa Brindisi and her husband Peter of Oxford, MA; two brothers: Ian Atherton and his wife Karen of New Hampshire; David Atherton and his wife Doreen of Milford, MA; four grandchildren: Alyssa Maglione, Cassandra Brindisi, Evan Brindisi and Emma Brindisi; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Athertons funeral will be held Friday, June 13, 2014 at 9:00 am from the James E. Kellett and Son Funeral Home, 21 West St., Milford, MA followed by a service in the funeral home at 10:00 am. Burial will be in Vernon Grove Cemetery, Milford, MA. Calling hours are Thursday, June 12, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 pm. www.kellettandson.com

Published in Milford Daily News on June 11, 2014
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