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Domenic F. Zarette, 98, of Shrewsbury

November 3rd, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Domenic F. Zarette, 98, of Shrewsbury, died peacefully Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, in the Coleman House. Domenic is survived by his devoted wife of 72 years, Lucy (Simone) Zarette; a son, Francis Zarette and his wife Debra of Shrewsbury; and a daughter, Linda M. Doherty of Worcester. He [...]

Margaret E. Garrity , 94, of Hudson

November 3rd, 2014

Hudson – Margaret E. (Coleman) Garrity , 94, of Hudson, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, at Marlborough Hospital. She was the beloved wife of 60 years to the late Edward T. Garrity, who died in 2006. Margaret was born and raised in Hudson, daughter of the late M. James and [...]

Maria B. Carvalho, 89, of Hudson

November 3rd, 2014

Hudson – Maria B. (Monteiro) Carvalho, 89, of Hudson, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, at The Reservoir Center in Marlborough. She was the beloved wife of 57 years to the late Joao B. Carvalho, who died in 2005. Maria was born and raised in Santa Maria, the Azores of Portugal, [...]

Madelyn H. Collins, 94, of Hudson

November 3rd, 2014

Hudson – Madelyn H. (Hunter) Collins, 94, of Hudson, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 at the Genesis Milford Health Center. She was the beloved wife of 54 years to the late William H. Collins Jr., who died in 2001. Madelyn was born and raised in Troy, N.Y., daughter of the late Frederick J. and Loretta [...]

Herculano D. Rego , 78, of Florida

November 3rd, 2014

Palm Coast, Fla. – Herculano D. Rego , 78, of Palm Coast, Fla., died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 at the Great Oaks Nursing Center in Palm Coast. He was a longtime resident of Hudson, and had spent the past 10 years in Florida. Herculano was born in Santa Maria, the Azores of Portugal, son of [...]

Anna Valeri, 98, of Worcester

October 31st, 2014

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Worcester – Anna (Ciccarelli) Valeri, passed away peacefully, just shy of her 99th birthday, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Beaumont at The Willows in Westborough. Her loving husband of 65 years, Ernest Valeri, predeceased her in May 2002. Anna is survived by her loving family, a daughter, Elizabeth A. Wilder of Shrewsbury; a son-in-law, Steven [...]

Meredith L. Matz, 39, of Marlborough

October 30th, 2014

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Marlborough – Meredith L. Matz, 39, of Marlborough, beloved daughter of Leonard and Marilyn and sister of Michelle, passed away suddenly Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. She was born in Buffalo, N.Y. and was a 1993 graduate of Williamsville North High School where she was president of the Vocal Music Department, vice-president of the National Honor [...]

Dean M. Lewis, 88, of Southborough

October 30th, 2014

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Southborough – Dean M. Lewis, 88, of Southborough, died peacefully Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, after a short illness. His loving wife of over 59 years, Helen (Mocerino) Lewis, died Oct. 8, 2010. He leaves his six children, Steven D. Lewis and his wife Kathy of Stafford Springs, Conn., Darryl D. Lewis and his wife Susan [...]

Eugenie M. F. Boutilier, 97

October 30th, 2014

Westborough – Eugenie M. F. Boutilier, 97, of Westborough, formerly of Southborough, passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at the Kindred Transitional Care in Westborough. Born in Southborough, she was the daughter of the late George and Edith (Early) Boutilier and was educated in Southborough schools. Eugenie was employed as a secretary for General [...]

Michael J. DiPierro, 99, formerly of Shrewsbury

October 29th, 2014

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Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – Michael J. DiPierro, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Shrewsbury and Dennis Port, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 after 99 years of life. Michael was born in Worcester, one of five children of Italian immigrants Pasquale and Filomena (DiTerlizzi) DiPierro. He grew up in Worcester and graduated from North [...]

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