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Obituary: Patrick Joseph Kane

KANE, Patrick Joseph, "PJ" Of South Boston, born April 15, 1951 in Boston. He passed July 19, 2014. Proud father of Phillip Michael Kane. Loving grandpa to Hayden Riley Kane. Beloved son of the late Richard Paul Kane and Julia (Wells) Kane. Dear brother of Ann, Mary Jane, Kathleen, Richard, Eileen, Dianne, Denise, and Dennis. Patrick Joseph was also survived by many nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and nephews. He was a special friend to Maria Tobin. Patrick was a loyal friend to many. He was a master at working with his hands. He loved to fix things and was always working on a project. Patrick will be remembered for his kindness, generosity, compassion, and great sense ...
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Obituary: Lorraine J. Flannery

FLANNERY, Lorraine J. (Swain) Of South Boston, July 19, 2014. Beloved wife of Alfred T. Flannery Jr. Visiting hours Wednesday 3-8PM. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 10:00AM in St. Brigid Church. Complete notice on Tuesday. O'Brien Funeral Home(617) 269-1600
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South Boston house attacked with barrage of golf balls

Capt. John Greland at District C-6 reports that on Wednesday, a resident of Gates Street near E. 8 reported one of his windows had been broken by a golf ball, that his skylight had also been hit, but not damaged, and that there were now several golf balls lying in his backyard. The house is nowhere near either of the city's two golf courses. Greland says: If anybody has an address of the golfer please call the station and we'll pay them a visit.
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Obituary: Irene T. White

WHITE, Irene T. Of South Boston, July 13, 2014. Devoted daughter of the late Edward J. and Elizabeth (Madison) White. Loving sister of Mary Folven of Lowell, the late Jean, Dorothy, Emily White and Elizabeth G. Toomey. Dear cousin of Natalie Madison. Loving aunt of Sr. Elizabeth Joseph Toomey, CSJ, Jeannette Daskey, Robert L., Edmund C., Richard J., Kevin G. Toomey, Stephen, Raymond, Brian Folven, the late Joseph F. Toomey and Rita M. Toomey. Also survived by many loving grand and great grand nieces and nephews. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, July 17,2014 at 10:00AM in the Marian Manor Nursing Home Chapel. Visitation will begin at 9:00AM in the chapel foyer. (please use the Old Harbor St. ...
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Obituary: Mary E. Burke

BURKE, Mary E. (Kennedy) Of So. Boston at age of 77. Beloved wife of Don Burke. Mary Passed peacefully on July 9, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Daughter of the late Arthur and Elizabeth(Donahue) Conroy. Sister of the late Patricia (Conroy) Dacey and Joseph Conroy. Mary was the mother of Robert F. of So. Boston, Theresa M. of West Roxbury, Mary E. of So. Boston, John F."Jack" & his wife Mary of So. Boston, Edward M. & his wife Colleen of So. Weymouth, Elizabeth M. (Kennedy) Beatty & her husband Roland of FL, James M. & his wife Stacy of FL & the late Joseph P. Mary is also survived by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and dear friend ...
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Obituary: Kathleen M. annello Morrison

MORRISON, Kathleen M.Annello (Connolly) Of South Boston, July 7,2014. Beloved wife of Patrick J. Morrison. Devoted mother of Joanne Annello, Kathleen Young-Annello, James Annello, Robert Annello, Patrick Morrison and his wife Stephanie, all of South Boston. Loving Nana of Nicole, Melissa, Joseph, Toni-Rose Young, Sarah, Anthony, Adrianna, Addison Annello, Declan and Erin Rose Morrison. Great grandmother of Braylon and Emerson Young. Dear sister of James Conely, Judith Smeltz, Peggy Canavan, Elaine Donnelly, Annie Quigg, Michael Connolly, the late Jackie and Eileen Connolly. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. Funeral from the O'Brien Funeral Home, 146 Dorchester St. South Boston, Saturday at 10:00AM. Funeral Mass in St.Brigid Church at 11:00AM. Interment will be private. Visiting hours in ...
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Deputy Chief Joseph E. Finn Named Boston's Fire Commissioner

Finn, 53, was selected from a list of three finalists and given the title of commissioner today after nearly 30 years with the Boston Fire Department.
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