Robert L. Welter


Robert L. Welter, 80, of Mattapoisett died June 12, 2015 unexpectedly at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of Maria A. (Orlassino) Welter, with whom he shared 51 years of marriage. Born and raised in Simsbury, CT, the son of the late William L. and Gertrude (Beaudreau) Welter, he lived in New Jersey and […] Read more »

Claire F. (Rose) Tetreault

Claire F. (Rose) Tetreault, 90, of Marion, died June 9, 2015 with her daughters by her side. She was married to Arthur H. Tetreault for almost 68 years. They shared an extraordinary marriage. She was the daughter of the late Clarence and Josephine (Spinner) Rose. Claire lived in Lincoln for many years before moving to […] Read more »

Janet Renee Swoish

Janet Renee Swoish, 82, of Marion, Massachusetts passed away on May 29, 2015 in the presence of family, following a courageous battle with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and cancer. Jan was born March 31, 1933 in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of Julius Gustav Derse and Ethel Elizabeth Derse. She attended Public School #147 in Queens, NY […] Read more »

John A. “Allie” Rutledge


John A. “Allie” Rutledge, 99, of Rochester, died June 1, 2015 in the Sippican Healthcare Center, Marion. He was the son of the late James R. and Ethel May (Sisson) Rutledge. He was born in New Bedford and lived in Wareham for many years before moving to Rochester. Mr. Rutledge was a WWII Navy Veteran. […] Read more »

Kenneth R. Ferreira


Kenneth R. Ferreira, 64, of Wareham, died unexpectedly on May 29, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospital, New Bedford. He was the widower of the late Elizabeth (Jorge) Ferreira and the son of Tillie (Roderick) Ferreira and the late Edward Ferreira. Ken was a graduate of Holy Family Holy Name High School in New Bedford. He […] Read more »

Walter Judd Sawyer

Walter Judd Sawyer, 88, of Rochester died at home on Wednesday May 20, 2015 surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of M. Raye (Smith) Sawyer for nearly 56 years and the son of the late Marshall M. and Marion (Kelley) Sawyer. Walter graduated from Fairhaven […] Read more »

John G. Perry


John G. Perry, 80, of Marion died May 17, 2015 at home after a courageous battle with cancer while surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Claudette D. (Sirois) Perry and the son of the late Jerry and Roseanne (Leger) Perry. He was born in Marion and lived there all of his […] Read more »

Barbara Marion Trundy, Sowden, Sell, Anderson

Barbara Marion Trundy, Sowden, Sell, Anderson died peacefully in her sleep on January 25, 2015 at the age of 94. She was born in Providence Rhode Island March 20, 1920, the child of Florence and Harry Trundy. Always a force to be reckoned with, she became the youngest member of the Providence Chamber of Commerce […] Read more »

Richard V. Cutcliffe

Richard V. Cutcliffe, 91, of Rochester, died Monday, May 11, 2015 at his home. He was the husband of Jeanne A. (Verdi) Cutcliffe. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Joseph & Alice (Clifford) Cutcliffe. A previous resident of Hanson, he moved to Rochester in 1992. Mr. Cutcliffe worked for New England […] Read more »

Warren Harding Bell


Warren Harding Bell, 88, died on January 5, 2015 and was cremated according to his wishes. A committal service will be held at the Massachusetts National Military Cemetery in Bourne on Monday May 18, 2015 at 1:30 followed by a gathering at Harriet’s Catering at 9 Cottage Street in Marion. Arrangements are by the Fairhaven […] Read more »