Robert ‘Bob’ A. Havern III, the former state senator for Massachusetts’ Fourth Middlesex District and state representative from Arlington, died Saturday, July 19, according to his obituary. He was 65. Havern, a Democrat, served as state senator for ... (Lexington Patch)
A funeral Mass will be at noon Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church in Ashland by the Rev. John P. Noe. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to ... (Daily Independent)
Marion was born in North Adams, Mass., Sept. 11, 1932, daughter of the late Ceasar and Emma (Petri) Boni. She was raised and educated in Massachusetts and had lived in Watertown for many years. Well-known in the real estate business, she opened her own ... (American-Republican)
She worked as a life underwriter for Mass Mutual for over 20 years before her retirement. She enjoyed classical music and visiting the Harrisburg Symphony with her husband and she was a fantastic cook. Elaine had such a gentle spirit, always putting others ... (PennLive.com)
Methuen, MA — Claudette I. (Berube) Smith, 71, of Methuen, Mass. and Naples, Fla., passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, in the comfort of her own home, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Salem, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Alphonse and ... (Eagle-Tribune)
Over the years I've pondered the meaning of trials and sorrow that my loved ones or I have endured. Some believe there are lessons to learn from hardship. I agree. In many instances we learn compassion, empathy, faith, trust, and humility. Our own choices will often lead to natural consequences that...
I've had a couple of close friends that have lost their mothers in the past few years. We've had many long talks about the loss they feel. What will I do without my cheerleader? Who do I talk to when I struggle with my rebellious child? How can I bring a new child into this world without my mom to s...