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Alfred J. Ford Jr., 88, of Charlton/Northborough

May 15th, 2015

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Charlton/Northborough – Alfred “AJ” J. Ford Jr. passed away Sunday, May 10, 2015 at the age of 88. He was born May 7, 1927 to Alfred J. Ford Sr. and Beatrice (Mulvanerty) Ford of Northborough. He was a graduate of Yale University, class of 1948. During World War II, he served with the U.S. Army [...]

Francis Bolieau, 83, of Marlborough

May 14th, 2015

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Marlborough – Francis “Ed” Bolieau, 83, of Marlborough, died of multiple medical complications Monday, May 11, 2015 at UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, surrounded by his family. Born Nov. 24, 1931 in Brockton, he was the son of the late Frank and Ellen Gertrude (Murphy) Bolieau. He was a devoted husband to his wife of [...]

Leo R. Laflamme Sr., 71, of Grafton

May 14th, 2015

Obit Leo Laflamme Sr

Grafton – Leo R. “Rab” Laflamme Sr., 71, passed away at home Tuesday, May 12, 2015 after an illness. He leaves his loving wife of 25 years, Barbara (Riley) Laflamme; four loving children, Leo Jr. and his wife Karen, Mike and his companion Carlene Froment Magri of Grafton, Jaime of Millbury, and Brian and his [...]

M. Gertrude Knowlton, 103, of Oak Bluffs

May 14th, 2015

Oak Bluffs – M. Gertrude “Gert” Knowlton, 103, of Oak Bluffs, died peacefully Monday, May 11, 2015 at her daughter’s home in Oak Bluffs. She was the wife of the late Edgar L. Knowlton. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late George F. and Mary Ellen (Clare) Pyne. Gert was raised in [...]

Robert D. O’Connor, 70, of Northborough

May 13th, 2015

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Northborough – Robert D. “Bob” O’Connor, 70, of Northborough, died Sunday, May 10, 2015 in Saint Vincent Hospital, Worcester, with his love and life partner, Judith “Judi” Boyko at his side. He leaves Judi, with whom he lived in Northborough, and nieces and nephews, Paul Keough of Woburn, Patricia Druid of Reading, William Keough of [...]

Jewell Harley, 100, of Westborough

May 12th, 2015

Westborough – Jewell Valentine Bunnell Harley, 100, of Westborough, and formerly of Madison, Wis. and Westfield, N.J., died peacefully Sunday, May 10, 2015 at Beaumont Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough. Jewell was the wife of the late William G. Harley. She was born in Eugene, Ore. to the late Lily Mae (Scott) and [...]

John N. Ouellette, 88, of Grafton

May 12th, 2015

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Grafton – John N. Ouellette, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2015 at the age of 88. He was born Oct. 18, 1926 in Worcester to John and Florina (Moreau) Ouellette, both deceased. He was predeceased by his wife of 41 years, Lois (Morgan) Ouellette, in 1995 and a son, John Jr., in 1996. [...]

Kenneth R. Strong, 43, Southborough firefighter/paramedic

May 11th, 2015

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Oxford/Princeton – Kenneth R. Strong, 43, of Oxford, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015 at his home in Oxford. Born in Holden and raised in Princeton, Ken was the son of Robert A. and Beverly A. (Yoder) Strong and lived 10 years in Oxford. He leaves his partner with whom he lived, Robert V. Ackerman [...]

Jean M. Chiasson, 76

May 11th, 2015

Hudson – Jean M. (Muise) Chiasson, 76, of Hudson, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, surrounded by her loving family, at UMass Memorial Medical Center, University Campus in Worcester. She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Alfred R. “Al” Chiasson of Hudson. Jean was born and raised in Waltham, daughter of the late [...]

Lena E. Cornacchioli, 92, of North Grafton

May 11th, 2015

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North Grafton – Lena E. (DiMarzio) Cornacchioli, 92, of Forest Lane in North Grafton, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, peacefully surrounded by her loving family, in St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, after a short illness. Her beloved husband of 41 years, Frank L. Cornacchioli, died in 1988. She leaves her three devoted daughters, Diane M., wife [...]

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