Esteria Hope LaPointe

Esteria Hope LaPointe 92 of Lakeville and Rochester, wife of the late Raymond LaPointe passed December 20, 2015. Her family will be having a memorial service April 9, 2016 at 10:30 am at the Lakeville United Church of Christ Precinct St, Lakeville. Read more »

Madeline A. (Daly) Arruda

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Madeline A. (Daly) Arruda, 86, of Rochester died March 26, 2016 at St. Luke’s Hospital peacefully after a long illness. She was the wife of Edmund F. Arruda. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Edward and Rose (Renault) Daly-Bouley, she lived in Rochester most of her life. She was a communicant of […] Read more »

Shaun P. Evans


Shaun P. Evans, 29, of Fall River died March 19, 2016 unexpectedly at Charlton Memorial Hospital. Born in Hyannis, the son of Patrick Evans of Somerset and the late Kristin (Wisenor) Evans, he was raised in Fairhaven and Rochester before moving to Fall River. Full of love, Shaun appreciated the simple things in life. A […] Read more »

Lois Peckham Burden

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Lois Peckham Burden passed away on March 16, 2016 a few weeks after a fall at her home in Taunton. She recently celebrated her 98th birthday. She is survived by her four children, Marsha (David) Kelley, Linda (Gerald) Monchik, Brenda (Daniel) Paull and Debra Lezama. She has 14 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. She was […] Read more »

Fred C. Danforth


Fred C. Danforth, 65, Pioneer in the Field of Conservation Finance Fred C. Danforth, who co-founded the largest private equity firm in the United States devoted to land and stream restoration, died at his home in Mattapoisett, MA, on Thursday, March 17. The cause was gall bladder cancer. Born in Brewer, ME, Fred graduated from […] Read more »

Charles G. Bergold

Charles G. Bergold, 88, of Marion, passed away Friday March 18, at Tobey Hospital. He was the husband of Barbara C. (Silvia) Bergold. Mr. Bergold was born in Plainedge, NY the son of the late George C.F. and Margaret (Efinger) Bergold. He was a member of the First Congregational Church of Rochester, a WWII Army […] Read more »

Anne Lorraine Simcock Nightingale


Anne Lorraine Simcock Nightingale, 66, passed away March 18, 2016 at Roberts Healthcare Center in North Kingston, RI after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Waltham, MA, raised in Onset, MA, Anne pursued a successful career in the hospitality industry for several decades on the west coast before returning to the local area to […] Read more »

Julio J. Teixeira


Julio J. Teixeira, 92, of Marion died March 15, 2016 at Tobey Hospital, Wareham. He was the son of the late Emelio P. Pina & Louise Teixeira. He was born in Marion and lived there all of his life. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. Mr. Teixeira worked as a carpet […] Read more »

Jean M. (Thorndike) Harkins


Jean M. (Thorndike) Harkins, 91, died Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Tobey Hospital in Wareham after a brief illness.Born in Pittsburgh, PA, she was the daughter of the late Richard and LuLu (Robertson) Thorndike. She moved to Marion in 1957. Working as a bookkeeper, she worked for Sullivan, Williams and Quintin, Harold Bishins, Liquor Land, […] Read more »

Charles R. Davis


Charles R. Davis, 80, of Marion, known to his family and friends as “Tippy” and “Bob” died Monday, March 14, 2016 at Tobey Hospital in Wareham. He was the husband of the late Lucia C. (Jenkins) Davis. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Ferman & Dorothy (Robertson) Davis, he was a lifelong […] Read more »