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Joseph Francis McDonald of Reading, formerly of East Boston, May 20, 2019.  Beloved husband of the late Caroline (Schneider) McDonald.  Devoted father of David J. McDonald and his wife Edna of Reading and...
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Published online on May 21, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
McDONALD, Joseph Francis Of Reading, formerly of East Boston, May 20, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Caroline (Schneider) McDonald. Devoted father of David J. McDonald and his wife Edna of Reading and Steven R....
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Published in The Boston Globe from May 21 to May 22, 2019
of Reading, formerly of East Boston, May 20, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Caroline (Schneider) McDonald. Devoted father of David J. McDonald and his wife Edna of Reading and Steven R. McDonald of Lawrence, KS....
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Published in Boston Herald on May 22, 2019
Irene A. Moscariello
1923 - 2019
Irene A. (Simonelli) Moscariello, a resident of Reading for 65 years, died May 18, 2019 at the Renaissance at Pearl Street in Reading.  She was 95 years of age.  Irene was born in East Boston,...
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Published online on May 19, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
MOSCARIELLO, Irene A. (Simonelli) Of Reading, May 18, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Salvatore M. "Sully" Moscariello. Devoted mother of Thomas Moscariello and his wife Terry of Bradford, Peter M. Moscariello and his...
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Published in The Boston Globe from May 19 to May 20, 2019
Owen Reardon
1937 - 2019
Reardon Owen M. of Reading May 13, 2019 age 81. Husband of Suzanne L. (Ferazzi) Reardon. Devoted father of Bruce O. Reardon of Reading, Mark E. Reardon and his wife Lisa of Reading, Sean E. Reardon and his wife Janine...
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Published online on May 14, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
OWEN M. REARDON
1937 - 2019
REARDON, Owen M. Of Reading, May 13, 2019, age 81. Husband of Suzanne L. (Ferazzi) Reardon. Devoted father of Bruce O. Reardon of Reading, Mark E. Reardon and his wife Lisa of Reading, Sean E. Reardon and his wife...
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Published in The Boston Globe from May 14 to May 15, 2019
John William Carley
1929 - 2019
Loving husband, father, and grandfather, John William Carley, 89, of Woburn MA, died Friday, May 10.  John is survived by Kathleen Hughes Carley, his beloved wife of 62 years, children Patrick and...
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Published online on May 11, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
JOHN W. CARLEY
1929 - 2019
CARLEY, John W. Loving husband, father, and grandfather, John William Carley, 89, of Woburn MA, died Friday, May 10. John is survived by Kathleen Hughes Carley, his beloved wife of 62 years, children Patrick and Esther...
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Published in The Boston Globe from May 11 to May 13, 2019
Carol J. Wheeler
1938 - 2019
Carol J. Wheeler, 80, of Atkinson, NH, passed away on May 3, 2019 at home surrounded by family after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Carol was born May 18, 1938 in Boston MA to the late Donald and Stella...
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Published online on May 3, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
Thomas L. McCourt, Jr., age 71, of Beverly, formerly of Lynn, Massachusetts, April 22, 2019. Beloved son of Genevieve McCourt and Thomas L. McCourt, Sr., late of Lynn, Massachusetts. Sister to Shirley Seim, late of...
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Published online on May 2, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
THOMAS L. MCCOURT Jr.
1947 - 2019
McCOURT, Thomas L. Jr. Age 71, of Beverly, formerly of Lynn, Massachusetts, April 22, 2019. Beloved son of Genevieve McCourt and Thomas L. McCourt, Sr., late of Lynn, Massachusetts. Sister to Shirley Seim, late of...
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Published in The Boston Globe from May 2 to May 5, 2019
Mary Hamilton Urann
1921 - 2019
Mary Hamilton (Jones) Urann of Reading died April 29, 2019 at her home in Reading. She was 98 years of age. Mary was the beloved wife of the late Norman Joseph Urann. Devoted mother of Martha Urann of Honolulu, HI and...
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Published online on Apr. 30, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
URANN, Mary Hamilton (Jones) Of Reading, April 29, 2019. Aged 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Norman Joseph Urann. Devoted mother of Martha Urann of Honolulu, HI and Michele Urann of Reading and the late Mary E....
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Published in The Boston Globe from Apr. 30 to May 1, 2019
Maureen E. Wall of Reading passed away peacefully on April 28th after a courageous, yearlong battle with cancer. She was 60 years old. Maureen was a graduate of Reading Memorial High School (Class of 1977) and...
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Published online on Apr. 28, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
Maryanne J. Cheney
1942 - 2019
Maryanne J. (Scarpaci) Cheney, a longtime resident of Reading, died April 22, 2019 at the Windsor Assisted Living in Wilmington.  She was 76 years of age.  Maryanne was born In Boston, Massachusetts on May...
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Published online on Apr. 23, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
CHENEY, Maryanne J. (Scarpaci) Of Reading, April 22, 2019. Beloved wife of Thomas E. Cheney. Devoted mother of Heather C. Ruemenapp and her husband Steve of Medford and Hope J. Cheney and her husband Brett Parker of...
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Published in The Boston Globe from Apr. 23 to Apr. 24, 2019
Maryanne J. Cheney
1942 - 2019
Maryanne J. (Scarpaci) Cheney, a longtime resident of Reading, died April 22, 2019 at the Windsor Assisted Living in Wilmington. She was 76 years of age. Maryanne was born In Boston, Massachusetts on May 17, 1942 the...
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Published in The Winchester Star from Apr. 24 to May 9, 2019
Dorothy M. Rideout
1941 - 2019
Dorothy Mae “Dot” Rideout, 77, formerly of Reading, Massachusetts, passed away April 11, 2019, surrounded by her family in Winter Haven, Florida. She was born September 20 th , 1941 in Malden,...
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Published online on Apr. 22, 2019 courtesy of Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home.
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Visitation - Wednesday May 22, 2019
Funeral - Thursday May 23, 2019
Mass of Christian Burial - Thursday May 23, 2019
Visitation - Thursday May 23, 2019
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