Janice Louise (Heintzelman) O’Pezio

Janice Louise (Heintzelman) O’Pezio, 80, of Melbourne, FL, formerly of Mattapoisett died unexpectedly at home on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Jan was born in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, the second daughter of the late Merritt and Thelma (Snyder) Heintzelman. She moved to Connecticut with her family at an early age, and resided there until she met, and […] Read more »

Michael L. O’Brien


Michael L. O’Brien, age 66, passed away July 28, 2016 after a period of declining health. He was the son of the late John and Alice (Norton) O’Brien. He was the beloved father of Oliver, Molly, and Katherine and grandfather of Sophia and Lola. He is also survived by his brothers Kevin, Sean and Peter; […] Read more »

Thelma L. (Leahey) Storer


Thelma L. (Leahey) Storer, 86, of Mattapoisett passed away Thursday, July 28, 2016 surrounded by her beloved family after a courageous fight with a brief illness. She was the loving wife of the late William J. Storer. Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Frank E. and Sarah C. (Farnham) Leahey she was […] Read more »

Claire A. Flynn

Claire A. Flynn, age 75, of Hidden Bay, South Dartmouth, formerly of Mattapoisett, died on Monday July 25, 2016 after a courageous fight against cancer. She was the devoted wife of the late Joseph Flynn, and dedicated mother of Joseph, Jr. and Margaret, and cherished grandmother of Deirdre and Brighid. Claire was a daughter of […] Read more »

August F. “Gus” Mandeville


August F. “Gus” Mandeville, 67, of New Bedford, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016, at St. Luke’s Hospital, in New Bedford after a long illness. He was the husband of Cynthia (Day) Mandeville. Born in New Bedford, son of the late Arcade and Lucinda (Lopes) Mandeville he grew up in Mattapoisett and was a graduate […] Read more »

Katherine A. (Hamilton) Eastman


Katherine A. (Hamilton) Eastman, 73, of Rochester, died Friday, July 15, 2016 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after a brief illness. Born in Queens, NY, she was the daughter of Karolin (Kawecki) Hamilton of Bay Shore, NY and the late Paul Hamilton. Mrs. Eastman graduated from The Mary Louise Academy in Jamaica, NY and […] Read more »

Celina (Cordeiro) Oliveira


Celina (Cordeiro) Oliveira, 96, of New Bedford, passed away peacefully at home Friday, July 8, 2016. She was the widow of John J. Oliveira and daughter of the late Manuel Cordeiro Amarelo and Maria (Marques) Amarelo. Born in Fall River, Mrs. Oliveira resided in New Bedford for most of her life and was a parishioner […] Read more »

Joao Barbosa


Joao Barbosa, 93, of Marion died July 8, 2016 at Sippican Health Care Center after a long illness. He was the husband of Autilia (Galina-Barbosa) Barbosa and the late Mabel (Motta) Barbosa. Born in Brava, Cape Verde, the son of the late Damasio and Maria (deBurgo) Barbosa, he lived in Marion for the last 60 […] Read more »

Joan (LeClair) McQuillan


A memorial service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday July 23rd for Joan (LeClair) McQuillan. A reception will follow. Joan (LeClair) McQuillan, 89, passed away on March 6, 2016 in Sarasota, Fl. She was born April 17, 1926 in New Bedford, Ma., daughter of Albert P LeClair and Emma (Finnegan)LeClair. Joan attended Green […] Read more »

Edwin E. Rounseville III

Edwin E. Rounseville III, 76, of Wareham, formerly of Rochester passed away July 5, 2016 at Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation – Forestview. Mr. Rounseville was born in New Bedford, son of the late Lorenzo B. and Christine B. (Souza) Rounseville, and resided in Rochester most of his life. He was a member of the […] Read more »