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Obituary: Mildred Marie Beckstrom

BECKSTROM, Mildred Marie(Cleary) Of Norfolk, August 3, 2014, age 77. Beloved wife of the late Carl A. Beckstrom, Jr. Devoted daughter of the late Edward E. and M. Virginia (McNulty) Cleary. Sister of Gertrude V. Hand of Norwood, the late Barbara F. O'Brien, and the late Edward E. Cleary, Jr. Also survived by 3 generations of nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend Mildred's life celebration in the James H. Delaney & Son Funeral Home, 48 Common St., WALPOLE on Thursday from 4pm to 8pm and Friday from 9:30am to 10am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Judes Church, Norfolk, Friday at 10:30AM. Interment in Terrace Hill Cemetery, Walpole. Memorial donations may ...
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Two Injured as Overturned Cement Truck Closes Road in Walpole

Two people were injured when a cement truck traveling on Route 109 in Walpole collided with a box truck on Wednesday, causing the cement truck to rollover.
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Obituary: Bernard Edward Brady

BRADY, Bernard Edward"Bernie" 83, of East Walpole, died peacefully on Friday, July 25th, 2014 surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of 59 years to the love of his life, Kay Brady who pre-deceased Bernie in January, 1913. Raised in Readville. Graduate of Hyde Park High School. Bernie served as a Master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years and then had a second career as a Mechanic with the M.B.T.A. He is remembered as a devoted husband, father, and grandfather whose greatest joy in life was his family. He loved playing golf at Ponkapoag and is well known for his skill in all sports, especially hockey and golf. He was an avid sports fan who ...
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Obituary: Dorothea C. Philbrick

PHILBRICK, Dorothea C. Of Walpole, formerly of West Roxbury, July 22, 2014, age 87. Beloved wife of the late James R. Philbrick. Loving mother of Janet M. and her husband Brad Wellock of Walpole, Audrey J. Philbrick and Bill Kennedy of Walpole, and the late Elaine P. Philbrick. Cherished grandmother of Lauren and her husband Scott Cunningham of Plymouth, James Wellock of Cambridge, and Keith Wellock of Walpole, great grandmother (GG) of Joseph and Samantha Cunningham of Plymouth. Sister of the late John Sullivan, Norma Killen, Eileen Forgett, Lawrence J. Sullivan, Francis P. Sullivan, and Muriel Sullivan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend Dorothea's Life Celebration on Sunday from 2-6PM and ...
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Obituary: Russell O. Manty

MANTY, Russell O. of East Bridgewater & formerly of Walpole. Born in 1935,passed away peacefully on July 19, 2014, surrounded by his family. Russell was predeceased by his wife of 25 years, Anne (Mariani) Manty, who died in 1979, and survived, by his beloved wife of 30 years, Virginia (Bregoli) Manty. Loving father of Stephen Manty and his wife Susan, of Franklin, Jeanne Vandenberg and her husband Artie, of Stoughton, Paul Manty and his wife Terri, of Plainville, and Michael Manty and his wife Nancy of North Attleboro. Stepfather of William Bregoli of Astoria NY, Bonnie Bregoli of Braintree , Kenneth Bregoli of Quincy, Ronald and his wife Suzanne Brigoli , of Hanson and Donna Bregoli of Braintree. Devoted Grampa ...
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Obituary: Eugene Daniel Donovan

DONOVAN, Eugene Daniel 67, of Walpole, formerly of Mission Hill and Dorchester, Thursday, July 17, 2014. Born in Boston, February 1, 1947, he was the loving son of Dorothy (Kelley) Donovan of Quincy and the late John J. Donovan. He was the beloved husband of Frances (Swiski) Donovan of Walpole, formerly of Cumberland, RI; the loving father of Seanna and her husband, Jon Chmura of Danvers; the cherished grandfather of Harrison and Audrey Chmura; the dear brother of Kathleen Colbath of Quincy and her late husband Donald Colbath, Barbara and Patricia Donovan of Foxboro, John Donovan and his wife, Mary of Attleboro, William Donovan of Florida, Thomas Donovan and his wife, Barbara of Bridgewater, the late Paul Donovan and the ...
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