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Obituary: Mary A. Lyons

Lyons, Mary A. (Shanahan) Of Wakefield, formerly of Medford, August 12th. Beloved wife of the late Benjamin Lyons. Mother of Christopher Lyons and his companion Denise of Wakefield, Lori Lyons of Wakefield and Sean Lyons and his wife Julie Smith of Wakefield. Sister of the late Edward Shanahan. Dear friend of Edward Arico of Malden. Relatives & friends are invited to attend her funeral from the Breslin Funeral Home, 610 Pleasant St., MALDEN on Saturday August 16th at 9 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 441 Fellsway West, Medford at 10 AM. Services will conclude with interment in Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden. Visiting hours will be held at the funeral ...
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Obituary: William H. Plummer

PLUMMER, William H. "Billy" 89 years of age. Of Wakefield August 7, 2014. Beloved son of the late Edgar A. Plummer & Fannie M. (Storer) Plummer. Devoted brother of Roberta Gallagher of Ipswich, Margaret DeCecca of Wilmington & the late Walter & Wesley Bickford, Edgar, Beatrice & Patricia Plummer. Loving uncle to many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews. Retired Letter Carrier for U.S.P.S. Late U.S. Army Vet. & Purple Heart Recipient of Korean Conflict. Kindly make a memorial donation in Billy's name to the Chelsea Soldiers Home Recreation Dept. Attn: John Davis, 91 Crest Ave. Chelsea, MA. 02150. Billy's funeral services and burial will be private. For obituary & online condolences, Carr Funeral Home(781) 665-8700
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Obituary: John G. Moses

MOSES, John G. Of Wakefield, died August 4 after a courageous battle with Thymic Carcinoma. Father of John Moses of Reading. Brother of Robert Moses and wife Linda of Wakefield. Uncle of Meaghann and Nicholas of Wakefield. Longtime companion Nancy Dyment of Reading. He was also the "Grandfriend" of Samantha, Jackson, Will, and Drew Dyment. A memorial mass will be celebrated St. Florence Church, 47 Butler Ave., Wakefield on Tuesday at 10:30am. In accordance with John's wishes, graveside services were private and calling hours were omitted. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to VNA of Middlesex-East and Visiting Nurse Hospice, 607 North Ave., Suite 17, Wakefield, MA 01880 or American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, 01701.For obit, ...
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Obituary: James P. Donnelly

DONNELLY, James P. Of Wakefield, MA, former long-time resident of Somerville, MA, and beloved husband of the late Mary Theresa Donnelly (Aspell), passed away peacefully August 5, 2014. He was a loving brother to John Donnelly of North Attleboro, MA, and Mary T. Donnelly and Kay Marchoki, both of Lynn, MA, and the late Thomas Donnelly, Joseph Donnelly, William Donnelly, and Robert Donnelly. Jim leaves behind his beloved children: James W. Donnelly and his wife, Judith, of Windham, CT, Thomas G. Donnelly and his wife, Judith, of Arlington, MA, Mary T. Donnelly of Wakefield, MA, Michael J. Donnelly of Wakefield, MA, and Kathleen DeCosta and her husband, Frank, of Wakefield, MA. Jim also leaves behind nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. ...
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Obituary: Mark J. Curry

Curry, Mark J. Of Wakefield formerly of Belmont August 3, 2014. Son of the late James F. & Claire (Francouer) Curry. Beloved husband of Dawn (Blackstock) Curry. Devoted father of Devin, Rachel & Claire Curry of Wakefield. Dear brother of Jean Burbidge of Lexington and James Curry of Belmont. Mark is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church, 21 Follen Rd. Lexington on Thursday at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours in the Stanton Funeral Home, 786 Mt. Auburn St. (Rt16) Watertown on Wednesday 4-8 P.M. Interment private. Graduate Belmont High School class of 1979. Please omit flowers. Contributions in Mark's memory to the Curry Children's Educational Fund, ...
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Obituary: Dorothy A. Yamartino

YAMARTINO, Dorothy A.(Hartigan) Of Wakefield. July 28. Wife of Ernest J. Yamartino. Mother of Ernest J. Yamartino and wife Marilyn of Ridge, NH, James K. Yamartino and wife Diane of No. Conway, NH, William J. Yamartino and wife Maureen of Abington, John E. Yamartino and wife Maureen of Lynn, Robert C. Yamartino and wife Kathryn of Middlefield, CT and Anne M. Sheahan and husband Daniel of Windham, NH. Sister of Marie Danca of Newton and the late Margarite Hartigan, Elinor Hartigan, Eileen Ridgway, William J. Hartigan and Charles Hartigan. Also survived by her 13 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Funeral from the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Thursday at 10:30am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. ...
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Obituary: Ruth F. Stackhouse

STACKHOUSE, Ruth F. (Donahue) Beloved wife of Arthur D. Stackhouse. Loving mother of David Stackhouse & wife Susan of VA, Claire Stackhouse & husband Dr. James Banks of MD, Ruth Kelloway & husband George of NH, Nancy Stackhouse of No. Andover, James Stackhouse & wife Sharon of NH, Mark Stackouse & wife Linda, Kathleen Murphy & husband Jerome and Amy Jellison & husband Eric all of Wakefield. Sister of Virginia Hayward of Dedham & the late Claire Moore. Also survived by her 20 loving grandchildren. Funeral from the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., WAKEFIELD, Wednesday at 9am, followed by a Funeral Mass in the Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1155 Main St., Wakefield, at 10:00. Visitation for relatives and friends ...
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