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Obituary: Grace Carson

CARSON, Grace (Hebb) Of Waltham, Aug. 5th, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Edward Carson and mother of the late Bruce E. Carson. Grace is survived by her loving & devoted daughter Jill L. Oster and her husband Donald of Natick, her cherished grandchildren Kristin Doyle and Kevin Carson, and her great grandchildren Matthew and Nathan Doyle. In addition she is survived by 2 nephews and 2 cousins. Daughter of the late Henry and Gladys (Perry) Hebb and sister of the late Roberta Filleul. Relatives & Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service in celebration of Grace's Life in the Mary Catherine Chapel of Brasco & Sons Memorial, 773 Moody Street, WALTHAM on Saturday Aug. 16th at 11:00 ...
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Obituary: Arthur Battle

BATTLE, Arthur Of Chelsea, formerly of Belmont and Stuart, Florida, on July 15th. He was born and raised in Syracuse, New York, the son of Salvatore and Marie (Maione) Battle (Battaglia). Beloved husband of Josephine A. (Spinale) Battle, married 67 years, they were just 2 months short of their 68th wedding anniversary. He called his JoJo, the "love of his life". Loving and devoted father of Diane Battle of New York, NY, Arthur J. Battle of Boston, MA, Patty Battle-Mutter and her husband Dr. George Mutter of Brookline, MA, and Joanne Collins and her husband Douglas Collins of Waxhaw, North Carolina. Loving grandfather to Hannah and Alice Mutter, Ryan and Amy Collins, and uncle to many nieces and nephews. He ...
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BHS First Day of School, 9/3

Belmont High School’s first day of classes is September 3, 2014. Schedules will be distributed during home room. Additional information will be disseminated during August.
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Obituary: Gilda Lilly justine marie Deberardinis

DEBERARDINIS, Gilda Lilly Justine Marie (Terenzio) Age 88, passed away peacefully at home on August 7th, 2014. Gilda was born in East Boston but grew up in Arlington, at 41 Bailey Road, a house that everyone remembers fondly as the gathering place for family and friends. She resided in Winchester, where she raised her 3 children, and then moved to Belmont. As a young woman, Gilda worked at the United Shoe Machinery Corporation in Boston. She then worked at the Suburban Answering Service in Winchester for many years before retiring. Gilda was an avid game and card player, enjoying many great times with her all friends at the Arlington Mens Club and the Winchester Jenks Center. She was always busy ...
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Obituary: Ruth G. Cohen

COHEN, Ruth G. (Greene) Of Belmont, formerly of Cambridge and Arlington, 82, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Belmont Manor Nursing Home in Belmont, MA. Beloved wife of the late Sumner N. Cohen. Devoted mother of Robert Cohen and his wife, Amy, of Belmont, MA; Jeff Cohen and his wife, Laurie, of Bedford, MA; and Larry Cohen and his wife, Dawn, of Norfolk, MA; Loving Grandmother of Michael and Samantha Cohen, Donald (DJ) and Jacqui Cohen, and Genny Cohen: Dear sister of Elizabeth Schneider, of Lexington, MA (formerly of Belmont) and sister-in-law of the late Rubin H. Schneider, of Belmont. Ruth is also survived by many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. She was born on November ...
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Obituary: Jeremiah J. Carson

Carson, Jeremiah J. Of Salem, N.H., July 28, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Phyllis (Meisse) Carson. Loving father of Gerald Carson of Belmont, Richard Carson of Woburn, and Sharon Carson Leitner of Baltimore, MD. Cherished grandfather of Gabrielle, Emily, Richard Jr. and Charlene Carson. Great grandfather of Ayla Marie and Callen Carson Batista. Brother of Marjorie Carson and the late Kay, Helen, Buddy, Rita, and Francis. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours in the Brown & Hickey Funeral Home, 36 Trapelo Rd., BELMONT, on Thursday, July 31 from 7-9 PM. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Friday at 9 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Internment Ridgewood Cemetery, North Andover. In lieu ...
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Obituary: Malcolm Andrew Macdermid

MacDERMID, Malcolm Andrew It is with extreme sadness that we announce the passing of Malcolm Andrew MacDermid on July 25, 2014 at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Malcolm was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia on February 19, 1965. He was the eldest son of Kenneth MacDermid of Dartmouth and the late Gwendolyn (Vatcher) MacDermid. He was the loving husband and best friend to Shelly Densmore-MacDermid, and the proud and devoted father of sons Rory Fergus, age 11, and Callum Finn, age 8, of Belmont, MA. Visitation will be held at Brown & Hickey Funeral Home, 36 Trapelo Road, BELMONT, on Wednesday July 30, 2014 from 6:00-8:00pm. Funeral services will be held at a later date in Nova ...
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Obituary: J. Paul Cahalane

Cahalane, J. Paul Of Belmont July 16, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Alice Cahalane (Reinold) who died in 1972. Son of the late Michael and Margaret Cahalane (Sullivan). Pre-deceased by his 4 sons Rich, John, Rob and Dave and his sister Katherine and brother Larry. Paul is survived by his grandson Ben Lieberson of Cambridge and by his daughters-in-law Debbi Lieberson, Joanne Masters, Katherine Owen and Robin Mace. Paul was the dearest friend and companion of the late Fran Holian and a special friend to the members of the Holian family - Janet Holian, Susan Trudeau, Kevin Holian and Nancy DiGiovanni. Paul graduated Belmont High School in 1940 and Northeastern University 1953. He was a Staff Sgt in the ...
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