Steven C. Johansen

Steven C. Johansen, 61, of Mattapoisett, passed away unexpectedly at home Monday, May 28, 2018. He was the husband of 36 years, of Lisa A. (Carey) Johansen. Born in Acushnet, son of the late Carl Johansen and Lila (Warburton) Galipeau, he grew up in Fairhaven and settled in Mattapoisett 25 years ago. He was a […] Read more »

Lisa N. Stupalski

Lisa N. Stupalski, 53, of New Bedford, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Bedford Gardens, in New Bedford, after a long illness. She was the longtime companion of Roderick MacLeod. Born in New Bedford, daughter of Stephen Stupalski, III and Gloria (Lynam) Cynar and her husband Walter of Fairhaven, she grew up in Rochester […] Read more »

Bruce C. Hardy

Bruce C. Hardy, 73, of Acushnet passed away May 17, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of Amelia A. “Amy” (Calouro) Hardy. Mr. Hardy was born in New Bedford, son of the late Curtis S., Jr. and Anita L. (Dupre) Hardy. He was a skilled mason and a member of Bricklayers Local […] Read more »

Paul Francis Devine

Paul Francis Devine, 75, of Mattapoisett, MA, and Englewood, FL, and formerly of Norwood, MA, passed away peacefully, with loving family by his side, on May 28, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer. He was the son of the late Patrick J. and Loretta (Coakley) Devine. He was the beloved […] Read more »

Kathleen (Kate) Moriarty Ackerman

Kathleen (Kate) Moriarty Ackerman passed away peacefully on May 26, 2018 at her home in Marion. Born in Nantucket on June 22, 1930, Kate was the daughter of Alan Moriarty and Kathleen Cronin Moriarty. After a childhood spent on Nantucket and in New Bedford, Kate went to college at Rivier University in Nashua, NH. She […] Read more »

Mary Curtis Betts

Mary Curtis Betts, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died peacefully at her home in Palm Beach, Florida on March 30, 2018. A Mattapoisett resident for many years, she was 89. Mary was born on June 9, 1928 in Caribou, Maine, the eldest daughter of Theodore S. Curtis, Sr., and Augusta Tolman Curtis. She grew up […] Read more »

Richard G. Cutcliffe

Richard G. Cutcliffe, 62, of Rochester, died Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Tobey Hospital in Wareham after sustaining injuries in a house fire. Born in Needham, he was the son of Jeanne A. (Verdi) Cutcliffe of Rochester, and the late Richard V. Cutcliffe. Rick previously lived in Hanson before his moved to Old Port, Maine […] Read more »

Lucien F. Pires, Jr.

Lucien F. Pires, Jr. passed away peacefully on May 18, 2018 at Mass General Hospital in Boston, MA surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was born in Wareham, MA on April 7, 1955 to Beatrice (Pina) Pires and the late Lucien F. Pires, Sr. He was a graduate of Upper Cape Cod Regional […] Read more »

William “Bill” Suzan Jr

William “Bill” Suzan Jr was born in Barnstable, MA on October 21, 1929 and passed on May 13, 2018 in Bothel, WA. Bill was the son of William Sr and Bena Suzan of Mattapoisett. He was the husband of Betty and stepfather to David, Linda & Todd. Bill has two daughters, Ginny and grandson of […] Read more »

Shirley M. (Rhodes) Hartley

Shirley M. (Rhodes) Hartley, 90, of Rochester died May 18, 2018. She was exactly where she wanted to be, at home and surrounded by her family. She was a lifelong resident of Rochester, a graduate of the Waterman School, Wareham High School and St. Luke’s Hospital, School of Nursing. She was married to the late […] Read more »