Monday, May 20, 2013
Services for Ms. Cecelia Patricia (Doherty) Kent will be held Tuesday.
From George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home Cecelia Patricia (Doherty) Kent of Walpole, formerly of Dedham, died May 17, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis H. Kent , loving mother of Michael Kent and his wife, Marilyn, of Walpole, Fran Kent and his wife Ellie of Dedham, Kevin Kent and his wife, Maureen, of Norwood and Maureen Blume and her husband Tommy of Walpole. “Ma” was a much loved grandmother of eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was also the sister of James Doherty, Nancy Hiltz and the late Hugh Doherty and is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. The funeral will be from the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Ms. Ferris was a graduate of Dedham High School.
Thursday, May 16
Audrey N. (Moore) Ferris, 77, of Medway, died Saturday, May 11, 2013 at the Medway Country Manor. She was the wife of Michael A. "Bing" Ferris Jr. who died in 2008. Born in the Jamaica Plain section of Boston on October 7, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Thomas W. and Evelyn (Grant) Moore. Mrs. Ferris was a resident of Meredith, NH for many years and formerly resided in Medway and Dedham. She graduated from Dedham High School and worked as a nurse's aide at Medfield State Hospital for 10 years during the 1970's and 1980's. Mrs. Ferris adored her grandchildren and cherished the time spent with them. She is survived by her daughter, Leslie Guyette, of Medway; a son, Michael Ferris, and his wife, Coleen, of Naples, FL; four …
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
A funeral service for Edward J. Stevens will be held Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 8
Edward J. Stevens of Walpole, formerly of Harwich and Dedham, died on May 5, 2013, at the age of 84. He was beloved husband of Catherine A. (Foley) Stevens, devoted father of Mary T. Moran and her husband James of Walpole, James P. Stevens and his wife Paula of Plainville and the late Edward G. Stevens, brother of the late Helen Roskowski, cherished grandfather of Sean M. Moran and his wife Laura of Burlington, James E. Moran of Walpole, Matthew S. Moran and his wife Elizabeth of Franklin, Daniel J. Stevens and Kevin M. Stevens both of Plainville, great grandfather of Olivia C. Moran, son of the late Michael J. and Anna (Kabot) Skryzpinski. Edward was a graduate of Boston English High School. He then went on to graduate from Northeastern …
Monday, May 6, 2013
A funeral service will be held Friday for Jacqueline A. (Archese) Collatos.
(George F. Doherrty Funeral Home) Jacqueline A. (Archese) Collatos of Quincy, formerly of Dedham. died May 2, 2013, age 89. She was the loving mother of Chrysann Collatos of Reno, NV; William P. Collatos and his wife Linda C. Wisnewski of Newton. Grandmother of Alexis, Adrienne, and Caroline Collatos and survived by several nieces and nephews. A funeral service wll be at the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 1305 Highland Ave., exit 19B off 128) in Needham, Friday, May 10 at noon. Visitation prior to the service will be from 10:30 a.m.-noon. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Jacqueline’s memory to the charity of your choice.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, April 17, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Folsom Funeral Home, 87 Milton St. in Dedham.
Wednesday, April 17
Margeory M. (Driscoll) DiCesare, a resident of North Easton for many years and formerly of Dedham, died Sunday, April 14, 2013. She was 86 years old. She was the daughter of the late Kenneth and Ethel M. (Lewis) Driscoll. Margeory was born in Boston, grew up in Dedham and attended Dedham High School. She worked in Quality Control at Raytheon, for 17 years, in Norwood and Waltham; prior to that she was an assembler for Allis Chalmers in Hyde Park for 10 years. Margeory was a member of the IBEW Electrical Union. She was a member of the Blue Hill Community Church in Hyde Park for many years. Margeory was the loving wife of the late Leo J. DiCesare. She is survived by her children Donna L. Avery and her husband Tom of Daytona, Florida…
Sunday, April 14, 2013
Mr. Manzoni was a retired Boston school teacher and a member of the Dedham American Legion Post 18.
Sunday, April 14
(From the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home) Peter J. Manzoni, Sr. age 86, of Dedham, died April 10, 2013. He was the beloved husband of the late Grace L. (Guinta) Manzoni, devoted father of Gail Ricci of Dedham, Peter J. Manzoni, Jr. of Hurst, TX, Mark Manzoni of Cumberland, RI and Diana J. Brady of Walpole and their loving families. Peter was the brother of Mary Grilli of Quincy and the late Nina Chistolini-Dolan, Frances Mitchell and Jemma Bielli. He is also survived by five grandchildren, a great-granddaughter and many loving nieces and nephews. Peter was a retired Boston school teacher and former employee of Westinghouse. WWII Navy veteran. a member of the Dedham American Legion Post 18. The family would like to …
Friday, April 5, 2013
Mr. Pinkham was a resident of Dedham and served in the United States Army.
Friday, April 5
Harlan Robert Pinkham, of Dedham, died on April 2, 2013 at home, with his family, after a battle with brain cancer. He was 79. He was born on February 19, 1934 in Framingham, the son of Thomas A. Pinkham, Jr. and Elizabeth R. (Moon) Pinkham. He grew up in West Roxbury and attended Boston Latin School and Roslindale High School. He graduated from Boston University and served in the United States Army before joining The Hyde Park Savings Bank (now Blue Hills Bank) where he served his whole career for over 40 years. He served as the bank’s president for seven years and its chairman and chief executive officer for 18 years before retiring in 1999. A long-serving trustee of the bank until 2009, he also served on the Board of Directors of The …
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Mr. Aboltin was a resident of Dedham who worked at the Gillette Safety Razor Company and Volkswagon of America.
Thursday, April 4
John F. Aboltin of Dedham, died March 30, 2013. He was a World War II veteran with the U.S. Army. He was a retired employee of Gillette Safety Razor Company of South Boston and Volkswagon of America. Beloved husband of the late Catherine L. (Lyons), he was the devoted father of Catherine L. Aboltin of Dedham and the late John P. Aboltin and his wife Laurel of East Sandwich. Also survived by his grandchildren, Kimberly, Courtney, Paul, and Andrew Aboltin and his wife Nicole; great-grandfather of Genieva Aboltin. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St., Dedham, was held Wednesday, and was followed by a funeral Mass in St. Susanna Church, Dedham. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's …
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Mr. Wrenn was a WWII veteran and was an active member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Dedham.
Wednesday, April 3
Robert Duffield Wrenn, a life-long resident of Dedham and Needham, died on Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013, at the age of 86 years old. Robert was born in Boston, the son of George Lawson and Mary Trotter Goodman Wrenn. He graduated from the Groton School in Groton, Massachusetts (class of 1944), Harvard College (class of 1948) and the Harvard Business School (class of 1960). He was a veteran of the United States Army, where he served during World War II. Robert worked as a financial analyst in Boston and retired in 1997. He was an active member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Dedham, serving on the vestry and volunteered his time at the Dedham Community House, the Dedham Historical Society and the United Fund. He is survived by his …
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Ms. Civitarese was a resident of Dedham.
Tuesday, April 2
Robertha V. (Arnott) Civitarese, of Dedham, March 31, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Nicholas J. Civitarese. Devoted mother of Rita Mae Cushman and her husband Lloyd of Dedham and Robertha V. Paronich and her husband John of Braintree and grandmother of MaryJane, Melissa, Nicholas and Lloyd. Also survived by 8 Great-grandchildren and sister of Marjorie Civitarese and the late Sally M. Benson, Loretta Brown, Viola Nehiley, Christina Scott, William C. Arnott and Theresa Prejean. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons, Wilson-Cannon Funeral Home, 456 High St. Dedham, Thurs. at 10 AM. Funeral Mass in St. Mary Church, Dedham at 11 AM. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours Wed. 4-8 PM. Interment Brookdale Cemetery, Dedham. In …