Marlene A. (Sylvia) Hirst


Marlene A. (Sylvia) Hirst, 76, of Fairhaven, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Sippican Healthcare Center, in Marion, after a period of declining health. She was the wife of the late David M. Hirst. Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Manuel B. and Lucille (DeTerra) Sylvia, she lived most of her life […] Read more »

Karen E. (Grew) Prevett

Karen E. (Grew) Prevett, age 72, of Marion, formerly of Mansfield passed away, surrounded by her loving family, on Tuesday June 14, 2016 at Boston Medical Center in Boston. She was the beloved wife of the late John C. Prevett. Born in Norwood, MA on November 18, 1943, she was a loving daughter of the […] Read more »

Timothy J. O’Connor


Timothy J. O’Connor, 54, of Mattapoisett, died Tuesday June 14, 2016 due to ongoing health issues. A lifelong resident of Mattapoisett, he was a 1980 graduate of Old Rochester Regional High School, a 1984 graduate of Bucknell University and received his MBA from Bentley College in 1991. He was the son of Betty L. (Smith) […] Read more »

Lucille R. “Tatante” (Benjamin) Caron

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Lucille R. “Tatante” (Benjamin) Caron, age 88, of Marion, passed away Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Sippican Health Care Center, Marion. She was the loving and devoted wife of the late Albert F. Caron for 51 years. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Theodore and Marie (LaPierre) Benjamin, she lived most […] Read more »

Joyce Marie Corbett West


Joyce Marie Corbett West, who generously shared her infectious spirit and her wide range of talents with her communities in Washington, D.C. and Marion, Massachusetts, died peacefully in Marion on June 2, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was 85. Joyce lived a fun and meaningful life. She was kind, smart and generous, with […] Read more »

Nancy Ann (Dodge) Dickson

Nancy Ann (Dodge) Dickson died peacefully in her sleep on June 8th, 2016. She was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts on October 13, 1930, daughter of the late Gilbert and Elsie (MacLeod) Dodge and sister of the late Mary Ann Dodge. She grew up in New Bedford and graduated from New Bedford High School. Nancy […] Read more »

Richard Cunningham

Richard Cunningham, 77, died Monday, June 6th, 2016 at his summer home in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts. He was the sweet, loving husband of Sarah DeWalt. Richard was born in Philadelphia, PA and spent many years in Texas before settling in Massachusetts. For the past ten years, he and Sally enjoyed retirement at their home on Hilton […] Read more »

Paul Smith Kohout

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Paul Smith Kohout, 86, long-time resident of Marion, MA, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Born March 17, 1930 in Huntington, Long Island, New York. Beloved son of the late Otto and Annabelle (Smith) Kohout. Paul leaves his loving wife of 59 years, Joyce Ellen (Backus) Kohout. He is also survived by his […] Read more »

Margaret “Peggy” Coulson Smith


Margaret “Peggy” Coulson Smith, a long-time resident of Marion, passed away on December 9, 2015 at Sippican Health Care Center. Born in Medford, daughter of the late Margaret M. and John Coulson, Jr., she was raised in Winchester and was a graduate of Winchester High School and Westbrook Junior College. A loving wife, mother, sister, […] Read more »

William Peter Matthes, III


William Peter Matthes, III died unexpectedly on June 3, 2016 at Tobey Hospital, Wareham. He was 77 years old. Born in Newton and raised in Needham, he was the son of the late William P. Matthes, Jr. and Margaret K. (Fraser) Matthes. Mr. Matthes raised his three children in Walpole with his bride, Dolores. He […] Read more »