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Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Sandra L. Andexler
Sandra Louise (Elso) Andexler, died quietly at home on Aug. 31, 2021 in Littleton, MA. She was born Dec. 5, 1937 to Edwin & Eva Elso of Belmont, MA, and grew up in Belmont. The loving wife of 63 years to Leonard E. Andexler, she is survived by their 7 children: Paul Andexler and... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Sep. 2 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Janet L. Richards
Janet Lynne (Hoagland) Richards, 64, of Wells, ME., passed away at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH on August 9th, 2021. She was born on February 14th, 1957 in Medford MA. Her family moved to Concord MA. in 1958 where she attended Concord Public Schools, graduating... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Sep. 3 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Thursday, September 2, 2021
David J. Brown
David John Brown, 73, of Winchendon, formerly of Acton, devoted husband, father and grandfather and retired Superintendent of the Acton Highway Department, died on August 27th, 2021 at Mass General Hospital in Boston, following a short but brave battle with cancer. A lifelong family... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 30 to Sep. 2, 2021.
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
William C. Holway III
passed away at the age of 91 on Aug. 12, 2021 peacefully in his residence of 63 years surrounded by caring family and cherished health care providers. He is survived by his wife Ellen of 67 years, their six children: Julie Holway-Hansen & husband Steve, Suzanne Holway-Jerry &... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 20 to Aug. 24, 2021.
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Kathleen B. Chamberlain
Kathleen B. (Kane) Chamberlain, a resident of Concord and formerly of Acton, died in Concord MA on July 25, 2021 after a fierce battle with multiple illnesses. She was 77. She was the beloved wife of the late Raymond D. Chamberlain whom she married in 1966. Born in Somerville on November... Read More
Concord Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon on Aug. 19, 2021.
Emma Jeanne Rotolante
Emma Jeanne Rotolante, a woman loved by all who knew her, passed away peacefully at home, with husband at her side. She died of a rare disease, Frontal Temporal Dementia. It all happened very quickly. A longtime Acton and Boxborough resident, she was the devoted wife for 58 years... Read More
Bedford Funeral Home - Bedford
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 14 to Aug. 19, 2021.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Kathleen B. Chamberlain
Kathleen B. (Kane) Chamberlain, a resident of Concord and formerly of Acton, died in Concord MA on July 25, 2021 after a fierce battle with multiple illnesses. She was 77. She was the beloved wife of the late Raymond D. Chamberlain whom she married in 1966. Born in Somerville on November... Read More
Concord Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 11 to Aug. 18, 2021.
Thursday, August 12, 2021
Dorothy A. Beanland
Dorothy Alice May Beanland, 88, of Acton, passed peacefully on August 6, 2021 in Concord. She was the beloved wife of sixty-six years to the late Charles John Beanland who passed in 2012 and mother of the late Charles William Beanland who passed in 2013. Born in Hemel Hemstead, England... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 10 to Aug. 12, 2021.
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Antoinette Cantlin
Antoinette (Tempesta) Cantlin, 100, affectionately known by her relatives and friends as "Toni", a longtime Lincoln resident, died peacefully at The Commons in Lincoln on July 26, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late John H. Cantlin who passed away in 2009. Born in Lewiston... Read More
Dee Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jul. 31 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Clare A. Kelley
Clare A. (Bentley) Kelley, 90, formerly of Acton and Boxborough, passed away peacefully on March 2nd, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late John J. Kelley. Born in Arlington, she was the daughter of the late Louis C. Bentley and Barbara (Howard) Bentley. In addition to her parents... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 2 to Aug. 5, 2021.
David L. Mullin
David L. Mullin, age 79, of Acton MA, formerly from Belmont, MA, passed away July 28th at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA after a long battle with dementia. Dave died of a heart attack. Dave grew up in Belmont and attended Belmont High School where he was the goalie on the schools... Read More
Brown & Flaherty Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jul. 31 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Bonnie D. Rich
Bonnie Dee (Metzger) Rich, 73, of Acton, died July 26, 2021 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital after a brief illness. She was the wife of thirty-three years to Frederick Rich of Acton and the step-mother of Maria Glenn of Maynard and Alan Rich of Fort Collins, CO. She was mother-in-law... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 1 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Margaret A. Studer
Margaret A. (Fabrizi) Studer, 94, a longtime resident of Acton, passed away peacefully in her home. She was the beloved wife of the late John R. Studer Sr. to whom she was married sixty-seven years at the time of his passing in 2015. Margaret was born in Cambridge, daughter of the... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Aug. 1 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Carl T. Robinson
Carl T. Robinson, a retired Captain for Acton Fire Department and owner of CT Robinson Co of Boxborough, died peacefully July 9, 2021 at the age 71. A lifelong Boxborough resident, he is survived by his wife and high school sweetheart, Deborah FM (Prentiss) Robinson; her son David... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jul. 13 to Jul. 14, 2021.
Harvey W. Trefry
Harvey W. Trefry, age 90 of Barre, formerly of Stow, passed away peacefully at his home on June 9, 2021. He was born in Concord, Massachusetts, on January 8, 1931. Harvey was predeceased by his parents, Arthur William and Esther (Hart) Trefry and his first wife, Gertrude Parker Trefry... Read More
Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jul. 10 to Jul. 14, 2021.
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Connie Baskin
Connie (Durkin) Baskin passed away peacefully at her home in Acton on June 22 from heart failure exacerbated by longtime scleroderma. She was 72. She was born in Lowell on February 9, 1949, the daughter of the late Paul and Constance (Howard) Durkin. She is survived by her devoted... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 25 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Robert P. Steinmann
Robert P. Steinmann, of Brewster, formerly of Acton and Concord, passed away peacefully at his home in Chelmsford on June 19, 2021, just two days shy of his 80th birthday. A West Concord native, Bob graduated from Concord High School in 1959. From a daily paper route of 90+ customers... Read More
Dee Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 26 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Jason L. Beatteay
On Friday, June 11, 2021, Jason Laurence Beatteay loving son and friend of so many, passed away at age 35. Jason was born on October 22, 1985 to Lisa Merrill (Beers) and William Beatteay. He attended schools in Pepperell and Groton, then graduated at ConVal Regional High School in... Read More
Witty's Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 18 to Jun. 24, 2021.
Barbara A. Browne
Barbara A. Browne, of Marlborough, formerly of Acton and Fields Corner, Dorchester, died June 18th, 2021. Barbara was at her happiest performing on stage or at family gatherings since a young age. She was the past Artistic Director and performed in many productions at Theatre III... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 21 to Jun. 24, 2021.
Grant A. Patterson
Grant Alden Patterson, 35 of Covington Kentucky passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on June 12, 2021. He was born February, 8 1986 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He spent 20 years in Acton, Massachusetts and graduated from Acton-Boxborough Regional High School and Baystate Community... Read More
Mueller Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 18 to Jun. 24, 2021.
Lawrence H. Shafer
Lawrence H. "Larry" Shafer, Age 78, died on June 9, 2021, after many years of gradual decline caused by Alzheimers disease. Shafer grew up in Denver where he attended Denver East High School. In 1964 he earned a bachelors degree at Stanford University where he majored in mathematics... Read More
Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 18 to Jun. 24, 2021.
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Giuseppe Noe'
Giuseppe "Joe" Noe', age 83 of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 28, 2021. Joe was the loving husband of Carmela S. "Sally" (DeSalvo) Noe'. Born in Augusta, Sicily, on January 31, 1938, Joe was the son of the late Carmelo and Eva M. (Corbino) Noe'. Joe was raised and... Read More
Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 12 to Jun. 17, 2021.
Ann C. OGrady
Ann C. O'Grady, of Acton, Massachusetts died peacefully Monday June 7, 2021 surrounded by her family after a brief illness. She was 58 years old. Ann was born in Salem, Massachusetts to the late Michael and Catherine Coughlin. The Coughlin family lived in Peabody, Massachusetts. She... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 11 to Jun. 17, 2021.
Jill A. Pontius
Jill A. Pontius (1937 - 2021) passed away in a Cape Coral, Florida nursing home on May 27, 2021 at the age of 84 after a long illness. Jill, daughter of the late James and Thelma Frank, was born in Gary, Indiana. Jill is survived by her beloved husband of 63 years, Earl Pontius; her... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 16 to Jun. 17, 2021.
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Rev. Roger W. Wootton
The Reverend Roger William Wootton, age 95, of Brooksby Village, Peabody, MA, formerly of Malden, MA, died peacefully surrounded by his family on June 3rd, 2021. Born in Cleveland, OH, on October 19th, 1925 to George S. and Bertha Schultz Wootton, he was once told by his seminary... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Jun. 8 to Jun. 10, 2021.
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Kenneth J. Lane
Kenneth J. Lane (Kenny), 64 of Leominster passed away unexpectedly on May 10, 2021. He was born in Concord, Massachusetts on January 14, 1957. Kenny attended Acton-Boxborough Regional High School and the Newman Preparatory School in Boston. Kenny was an outstanding and loving husband... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from May 25 to Jun. 2, 2021.
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
David M. Beaudoin
David Michael Beaudoin, 61, of Elgin, SC, died Friday, April 30, 2021. Born October 1, 1959, in Concord, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Rene Alfred Beaudoin and Patricia Frances (Mullen) Beaudoin. David served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1981-1984. He then pursued a degree... Read More
Shives Funeral Home - Trenholm Road Chapel
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from May 11 to May 19, 2021.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Marjorie F. Ferren
Marjorie F. (O'Neill) Ferren age 85, of Acton, died peacefully in the comfort of her home on May 4, 2021, while surrounded by family. She was the beloved wife for 62 years of John E. Ferren, III. Born in Boston on July 21, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Teresa (Fahy)... Read More
Dee Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from May 11 to May 13, 2021.
Thursday, May 6, 2021
Linda J. McGrenra
Linda J. (Cannizzo) McGrenra, 76, died on April 26, 2021 following a period of declining health. She was born in Boston on April 4, 1945 the daughter of the late Leo J. Cannizzo and Joan L. Cannizzo. Linda is survived by her husband Patrick L. McGrenra of Hudson. She was the mother... Read More
John C. Bryant Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from May 1 to May 6, 2021.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Ronald R. Barris
Ronald R. Barris, 68 of Acton, MA and Tucson, AZ passed suddenly of complications from heart disease on Tuesday, April 13th, 2021, which his family feels was a ploy to join his wife of 52 years, Susan Elizabeth "Liz" Tofel Barris, who passed five years ago. He was with his son, Jeffrey... Read More
Concord Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 22 to Apr. 29, 2021.
Patricia E. Lawrence
Patricia E. (Reilly) Lawrence, 79, a woman beloved by all who knew her, passed away peacefully on April 19, 2021 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, following a brief illness. Formerly of Concord and Acton, Patty was a resident of Rye, NH and Englewood, FL. She was the dedicated wife... Read More
Dee Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 22 to Apr. 29, 2021.
Willard E. Parks
Willard Emerson "Bill" Parks, a former longtime resident of Stow, died peacefully April 17, 2021 at his Hudson home surrounded by his family. He was 91. Born and raised in Watertown, he was the son of the late Arthur F. and Irene A. (White) Parks. He was the loved husband of the late... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 21 to Apr. 29, 2021.
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Doris Malson
Doris (Goss) Malson, 93, a longtime Acton resident, died peacefully April 15, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis L. "Guy" Malson, who passed in 1997. She was the mother of Carol Malson of Acton, and the late Jeffrey Guy Malson. She was also predeceased by her parents... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 19 to Apr. 22, 2021.
Lawrence A. Quigley Ph.D.
Lawrence A. "Larry" Quigley, PhD, 88, of Acton, died April 15th, 2021. Born in New Rochelle, NY., he was the son of the late Lawrence F. and Elizabeth C. (Farrell) Quigley and graduated with honors from Iona Prep and Iona College. He served eighteen years with the Christian Brothers... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 19 to Apr. 22, 2021.
Kenneth M. Simpson
Kenneth Mark Simpson, 99, of Acton, a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend to all, passed peacefully embraced in the love and comfort of his family including his two daughters Holly and Kristen on April 11th, 2021 in Concord after a courageous six-day... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 18 to Apr. 22, 2021.
Ruth E. Zimmerman
Ruth E. Zimmerman Ruth Zimmerman Ruth ("Ruthie") Eshelman Zimmerman, 74, of Boxborough and formerly of Lancaster, PA., passed away peacefully on April 15th, 2021 of cancer. Beloved wife of Simon C. W. Bunyard with whom she shared twentyfour years of marriage and devoted stepmother... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 19 to Apr. 22, 2021.
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Robert W. Jack
Robert W. "Bob" Jack, 91, passed on March 3rd, 2021. He was born to William and Marian in Dallas, Texas on November 24th, 1929. Bob was married to Betty Jack in 1952 and they lived together in Acton. Together, they raised and are survived by three sons Thomas, Edward and his wife... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 7 to Apr. 15, 2021.
Joanne E. Loring
Joanne Elizabeth Loring, "Jo Jo Jackson," age 52, of Leominster died on April 4, 2021 at home surrounded by her family. Joanne was born in Concord, MA and raised in Boxborough, MA, daughter of the late Dexter and June (Davis) Loring. She attended local schools and was a 1986 graduate... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 9 to Apr. 15, 2021.
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Carol "Ann" Leary
Carol "Ann" (Foley) Leary, 78, a longtime resident of Acton, MA, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at UMass Memorial Hospital in Worcester. She was married to the late Edward M. "Coach" Leary who passed away in 2008. Ann is survived by her son, Sean D. Leary and his wife Margaret... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 6 to Apr. 7, 2021.
Robert J. O'Grady
Robert J. 'Bob' OGrady, 89, of Concord, died at CareOne in Concord on Monday, March 29, 2021. He was the dedicated husband of the late Kathleen (Gallo) OGrady, who died in 2019. Born in Brooklyn, New York on June 1, 1931, he was the son of the late Christopher and Margaret (OShaughnessy)... Read More
Dee Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 2 to Apr. 7, 2021.
Gregory R. Osche
Gregory R. Osche, 78, of Acton, Massachusetts, passed away on April 2, 2021. Born May 26, 1942 in Butler, PA., Greg grew up in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He graduated from Red Bank Catholic HS in 1960 and earned his Bachelor's Degree from Villanova University in 1964. Greg served... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Apr. 6 to Apr. 7, 2021.
Thursday, April 1, 2021
John E. Mendosa
John Eldon "Jack" Mendosa, 75, of Concord, beloved husband of Sharon (Bestford) Mendosa, died unexpectedly on March 22nd, 2021 at Mass General Hospital. Born in Brockton, he was the son of the late Frank Sr. and Shirley (Gammons) Mendosa. He was raised and educated in Brockton and... Read More
Peterson-O'Donnell Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 29 to Apr. 1, 2021.
Michael S. Pratti
Michael Scott Pratti, 60, passed away unexpectedly in his home, March 20, 2021 in his hometown of Acton, Massachusetts. Best known of "Moose", he was loved by all those, who had the pleasure of knowing him. Michael was born in Boston, MA on October 8, 1960, son of Henry and Ruth Pratti... Read More
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home - Winchendon
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 30 to Apr. 1, 2021.
David T. Smith
David T. Smith, 67, of Acton, died on March 3rd, 2021 at CareOne of Concord, where he had been a resident for several years. He is survived by his loving twin brother George Smith of Concord, NH. David was a beloved member of Acton Congregational Church for many years where he was... Read More
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 28 to Apr. 1, 2021.
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Gerard Dallaire
Gerard "Jerry" Dallaire, 95, passed away on March 16, 2021 at his daughter's home where he resided for the past two years. He was the beloved husband of the late Rita (Arsenault) Dallaire, who passed in 2015. Born in New Brunswick, Canada he was the son of Clement and Judith Dallaire... Read More
Badger Funeral Home of Littleton
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 19 to Mar. 25, 2021.
Monday, March 22, 2021
Janet Norton (Steele)
Janet (Steele) Norton, 89, of Melrose, passed away February 17, 2021 due to complications from a fall.Janet was born on January 18, 1932, to Thomas & Gertrude Steele and proudly raised in Boxborough, Mass. The Steele family, many of whom were farmers, were recognized as the founding... Read More
Badger Funeral Home of Littleton
Published in The Acton Beacon from Feb. 24 to Mar. 22, 2021.
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Edwin Carell
Edwin Carell (Caroselli), 95, a resident of The Villages, FL and a longtime resident of Acton, MA passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. Born September 28, 1925 in Jersey City to Ernesto Caroselli and Marie (nee) Egle, attended one year at Newark College of Engineering, and in 1944... Read More
Beyers Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 11 to Mar. 18, 2021.
Malcolm S. Krongelb
Malcolm S. Krongelb died peacefully at home with his beloved, Judy, at his side on March 8, 2021. Born in January 1946 in Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia, where his father was stationed, Malcolm soon moved to Brooklyn, New York with his family. Malcolm graduated from Erasmus Hall High School... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 11 to Mar. 18, 2021.
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Stacy L. Angle
Stacy Latham Angle, passed away at Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln, Massachusetts, at the age of 90, on the night of February 19, 2021. Stacy is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, of Acton, Massachusetts, his three sons Steven, Jeff, and Rich, his four grandchildren Derrick... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 4 to Mar. 11, 2021.
Eloise A. Baker
Eloise Alberta (Schad) Baker, 94, of Bolton, passed away peacefully at her home on March 4th, 2021 in Bolton, after a brief illness. Eloise was in the company of her loving family during her last days at home. She was born on October 19th, 1926 in Utica, NY. to Wesley and Alberta... Read More
Acton Funeral Home
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from Mar. 8 to Mar. 11, 2021.
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