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James E. Parker Jr., 90, of Hudson

July 24th, 2015

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Hudson – James E. Parker Jr., 90, former longtime resident of Hudson, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 after a period of declining health. He was the husband of the late Bernice E. Parker, who passed away in 2008. Born and raised in Hudson, he was the eldest son of the late James and Vida (Brown) [...]

Charles P. Sullivan, 98, of Shrewsbury

July 24th, 2015

Shrewsbury – Charles P. Sullivan, 98, of the Southgate Community Shrewsbury, died peacefully Saturday, July 18, 2015. He leaves his wife of 69 years, Gladys E.E. (Field) Sullivan; three sons, James C. Sullivan and his longtime partner Rita Pearloff of Bristol, N.H., Paul B. Sullivan and his wife Kathleen of Colts Neck, N.J., and Philip [...]

Charles E. Hitchcock, 21, of South Grafton/Gardner

July 24th, 2015

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South Grafton/Gardner – Charles E. “Chas” Hitchcock, 21, of Gardner, formerly of South Grafton, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015 after an unexpected illness. He is survived by his mother, Annmarie Castonguay; his maternal grandparents, Edith and George Streicher; his father, John Hitchcock; paternal grandparents Judy and Robert Hitchcock; his stepfather, Ken Castonguay; stepbrother Josh [...]

Lee D. Jackson, 69, of Marlborough

July 23rd, 2015

Marlborough – Lee D. Jackson, 69, died unexpectedly Monday evening, July 20, 2015 after being stricken ill at home. He was the husband of Jo Ann (Gould) Jackson to whom he was married for 26 years. He was born in Framingham, the son of the late J. Donald and Marilyn (Brewer) Jackson, and lived in [...]

Michael P. Bacon, 52, of Framingham

July 22nd, 2015

Framingham – Michael P. Bacon, 52, of Framingham and formerly of Southborough, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 surrounded by his family. Born in Worcester, he was the son of the late Harold “Duke” and Frances (Bergin) Bacon. He was raised in Southborough and attended Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School. He is survived by his [...]

Christopher J. Brovelli, 45, of Southborough

July 22nd, 2015

Southborough – Christopher J. Brovelli, 45, of Southborough, died Saturday, July 18, 2015. He was the beloved son of John and Patricia (Gill) Brovelli of Southborough, the loved brother of Lisa Kelley and her husband Michael of North Grafton, and the loving uncle of Jack and Elizabeth. He also leaves many aunts, uncles, and cousins, [...]

Claire E. Strouse, 82, of Westborough

July 22nd, 2015

Westborough – Claire E. Strouse, 82, of Westborough, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, July 21, 2015. She was the wife of John F. “Jack” Strouse Jr. Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Byrnes) McCarthy. She was a graduate of St. Xavier Academy in Providence, R.I. and [...]

Billie Hisoire, 89, of Grafton

July 22nd, 2015

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Grafton – Billie Hisoire, 89, left behind family, friends, and a unique legacy after passing away Wednesday, July 15, 2015. She leaves her sisters, Aldea Roberts of Worcester, Phyllis Simpson of South Grafton, and Theresa Lebel of Seal Beach, Calif.; two nieces who acted as caregivers, Roxanne Auger and Annette Roberts, along with many nieces [...]

Elida Gillon, 84, of Northborough

July 21st, 2015

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Northborough – Elida “Ellie” Gillon passed away Sunday, July 19, 2015 at UMass Memorial Health Care – University Campus, Worcester, after a brief illness. Born, raised, and educated in Mission, Texas, she was the daughter of Florentino and Rosaura (Trevino) Alvarado. She leaves behind her devoted husband of 53 years, Bernard J. Gillon Jr.; her [...]

Judith E. Fossbender, 69, of Grafton

July 21st, 2015

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Grafton – Judith E. (Mikolsky) Fossbender, of Grafton, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the age of 69. Judi was born Dec. 23, 1945 to parents Bill and Betty Mikolsky of Waterbury, Conn. She grew up as the eldest of three and attended high school in Waterbury, and later St. Francis School of Nursing [...]

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