Volunteers needed at Traditions of Wayland

Wayland Town Crier 8/13/14: Volunteers needed at Traditions of Wayland. Want to make a real difference in someone’s life? Feel a need to give back to our community? Traditions of Wayland is looking for volunteers: Walkers needed – Our walking club needs walkers to support residents wanting to walk and stroll around our beautiful Continue reading here

New members on Wayland Personnel Board

Wayland Town Crier 8/13/14: New members on Wayland Personnel Board. The Board of Selectmen last week appointed labor and employment attorneys Deborah Cohen and Miranda Jones to fill two vacancies on the Personnel Board. Related Articles:Selectmen discuss committee to find Turkington’s replacement (Oct 14, 2013) Wayland selectmen work on job description for town administrator (Oct 4, 2013) Preview of the July 9, 2012 Board of Selectmen Meeting (Jul 6, 2012)

Setting date for Wayland Town Meeting

Wayland Town Crier 8/13/14: Setting date for Wayland Town Meeting. The Board of Selectmen is aiming to set a date for next spring’s annual Town Meeting as soon as possible. Related Articles:Wayland selectmen given authority over town counsel (Apr 18, 2014) Wayland town administrator candidate backs out (Apr 11, 2014) Town Meeting makes decision on Dudley Woods (Apr 11, 2014) Wastewater headaches continue in Wayland (Apr 3, 2014) Anxiety due to high wastewater bills in Wayland (Mar 30, 2014)
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Obituary: Andrew B. Pryor

PRYOR, Andrew B. "Gus" A memorial service celebrating the life of Andrew B. "Gus" Pryor, 79, of Newark, will be held at Noon Thursday, August 7, 2014 at the McPeek-Hoekstra Funeral Home, 133 S. Prospect Street, GRANVILLE with Rev. Dr. Ronny W. Dower as celebrant. The family will receive friends from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service. In addition to his parents, Gus was preceded in death by his daughter, Sarah Pryor who died in 1985 and brother, Edwin "Ned" Pryor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sarah Elizabeth Pryor Living Memorial Scholarship Fund, C/O The Wayland Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 36, Wayland, MA 01778 or Granville Senior Center, P.O. Box 257, Granville, OH ...
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Obituary: Lawrence Schwartz

Schwartz, Lawrence "Larry" On Thursday, July 31, 2014, of Ponte Vedra, FL. Grew up in Sanford, ME, son of the late Anna and Samuel Schwartz. Survived by his wife of 40 years, Ida Echevarria, they lived in Freeport, NY and Ponte Vedra. He was married to the late Linda Schwartz. The loving brother of Irma Brodie & husband Jayson of Wayland, MA and the late Paula Marcus. Beloved father of Julianne Jaffe & husband David of Silver Springs, MD, Steven Schwartz of Phoenix, AZ, Pegine Herbin & husband David, and Steven Gustafson of Ponte Vedra, FL. Adored grandfather of Sydney, Samantha, Andrea, Kenneth, Mitchell and Zachary. Loving Uncle to Andrea and Robert Marcus, Susan Halperin Weiss & Stephen, Deborah Halperin ...
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Obituary: Stephen J. Sullivan

Sullivan, Stephen J. Of Wayland, formerly of Weston, July 31, 2014. Husband of Josephine (Lanni) Sullivan. Father of Stephen Sullivan and his wife, Patricia, of Boston, Diane Reichlen and her husband, Warren, of Wayland, David Sullivan of Marlboro and Janet Sullivan and her husband, Darren Greene, of Wellesley. Grandfather of Michael, Kristopher, Scott and Jaime Reichlen and Aidan Greene. Great-grandfather of Madison Reichlen. Brother of the late Eleanor Schromm. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will honor and remember Stephen's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Monday, August 4th from 3 to 8 p.m. and again at 10 a.m. on Tuesday morning before leaving ...
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Obituary: Martha Lynn Hale

HALE, Martha Lynn (Griffith) Of Wayland, formerly of Gratham, NH; Chagrin Falls, OH; Shelbyville, TN. July 21, 2014, age 92. Beloved wife of the late Samuel N. Hale. Loving mother of M. Susan Elliott and her husband David of South Natick, and the late Marilyn H. Nottage and her surviving husband Barry of Nassau, Bahamas. Grandmother of Sean and Jamie Nottage of Nassau, Bahamas and Kathryn Elliott of South Natick. Great-grandmother of Haley, Kelsey, Tamsin, and Lila. Sister of the late William M. Griffith Jr. and James L. Griffith. Martha Lynn grew up in Tennessee Walking Horse country under the watchful, yet mischievous eyes of an older and a younger brother. After two years at Stephens College in Columbia, MO, ...
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Obituary: Thomas C. Ligon

LIGON, Thomas C. 77, died on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at his residence in Hull. He was born in Farmville, VA on August 7, 1936 the son of the late Thomas C. Ligon, Sr. and Isabel (Allen) Ligon. He is survived by his wife Marian B. (Handelman) Bressel of Hull formerly of Wayland. Father of David A. Ligon of San Francisco, CA; Laura A. Jumani and her husband David Jumani of Laguna Beach, CA and the late Lisa J. Ligon who died in 2013. Stepfather of Ben J. Bressel and his wife Alana Bressel of Brighton. Grandfather of Siena and Elle Jumani of Laguna Beach, CA and step-grandfather of Akiva, Asher, Elisheva and Shoshana Bressel all of Brighton. Brother of ...
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Obituary: Mary Elizabeth Paine

PAINE, Mary Elizabeth "Buff" (Rowell) Of Wayland died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on her 93rd birthday on June 23, 2014. Buff was the beloved wife of the late Robert Gordon Paine, Jr. who died in January 1996. Devoted mother of Robert Gordon Paine, III and his wife Andrea S. Paine of Marlborough; Elizabeth Paine McClendon and her husband Lawrence B. McClendon of Wayland and Melissa Paine Aycock and her husband Thomas L. Aycock of Bluffton, SC. Also survived by six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, six nieces and nine nephews. Buff worked for L. Davenport Boyd for over 25 years selling real estate in Wayland, Weston and Sudbury. Private family interment in North Cemetery, Wayland. A Memorial Service celebrating her ...
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Obituary: Dorothy Esther Larson

LARSON, Dorothy Esther (Povall) 93, of Wayland and Scituate, passed away on July 15, 2014. Born, raised and educated in Roslindale. Dorothy moved to Wayland in the early 50's. and lived there until moving to her son's home in Scituate three years ago. She worked for over 40 years at Cochituate Motors. She was very family orientated. Beloved mother Donald Larson and his wife Suzanne (Michaud) of Scituate. Dear sister of Richard Povall of Framingham and the late Eleanor Swift. Loving grandmother of Michael Camp of Dubai and Victoria Larson of Brooklyn, New York. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service will be celebrated on Saturday, July 19th in Lakeview Cemetery Wayland at 11:00 a.m. In lieu ...
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