Domingo Paul Mello


Domingo Paul Mello, 73, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015 unexpectedly in Hyannis. He was the longtime companion of Cynthia Gonsalves of Dennis Port. Born in Marion, he was the son of the late Louise (Corey) & Peter V. Mello and moved to Dennis in 1990. Domingo worked in the construction industry for many years. He […] Read more »

Ricky Anthony Pursley


Ricky Anthony Pursley, 60, passed away peacefully at Tobey Hospital surrounded by his family in Wareham, Massachusetts on Thursday, June 11, 2015. He was born and raised in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts on July 11, 1954 to Gene Pursley and Evelyn (Silveira) Pursley. He is predeceased by his paternal grandparents, Everett and Bertie Julia (White) Pursley, his […] Read more »

Amelia M. (Denesha) Murphy


Amelia M. (Denesha) Murphy, 90, of Marion died July 15, 2015 at Tobey Hospital. She was the wife of the late Chesley Thomas Murphy. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Theodore and Victoria (Fredette) Denesha, she lived in New Bedford before moving to Rochester in 1969. She was a communicant of St. […] Read more »

Elsie (Teixeira) Rego


Elsie (Teixeira) Rego, 81, of Mattapoisett died July 14, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of Mario V. Rego, with whom she shared 64 years of marriage. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Joaquim and Aurora (Gomes) Teixeira, she lived in Mattapoisett most of her life. She was a […] Read more »

Gilbert F. “Gilly” Leonardo


Gilbert F. “Gilly” Leonardo, 61, of Marion, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at McCarthy Care Center in Sandwich. He was the husband of Donna M. (Albert) Leonardo. Born in New Bedford, Gilly was the son of Bessie R. (Baker) Leonardo of New Bedford and the late Gilbert F. Leonardo, Sr. and has lived in Marion […] Read more »

David G. Furtado, Sr.

David G. Furtado, Sr., 71, of Mattapoisett died July 10, 2015 at home after a long illness. Born in Mattapoisett, the son of the late Antone and Florence (Gallop) Furtado, he lived in Mattapoisett all of his life. He was the proprietor of Antone’s Restaurant and Furtado’s Concrete Forms. Survivors include 2 sons, Antone Furtado […] Read more »

Daniel C. Lee, Jr.


Daniel C. Lee, Jr. passed away on July 9, 2015 at the age of 78 after a long and brave battle fighting prolonged illness. He was the beloved husband of nearly 53 years of Marilyn (Kinney) Lee, and the son of the late Daniel C. Lee and the late Lois M. (Shaw) Lee. Born in […] Read more »

Nancy Lionberger Putnam


Nancy Lionberger Putnam, 91, of Marion died peacefully at home surrounded by her family on July 12. She was born in St. Louis, MO where she met her wonderful husband Timothy. They moved to Marion upon his retirement. She leaves behind their three children Nancy MacDonald of Lincoln, VT, John of Carbondale, CO, and Leah […] Read more »

Jennifer A. Hall

Jennifer A. Hall, 36, of Boston died July 5, 2015 unexpectedly in Boston. Born in Weymouth, the daughter of Jean D. (Tetley) Hall of Mattapoisett and the late Roger W. Hall, she was raised in Whitman and lived in Plympton, Mattapoisett and Boston. Survivors include her mother; her son, Nathan Hall of Mattapoisett; a sister, […] Read more »

John S. (Jack) Musser, II


John S. (Jack) Musser, II, 90 died on July 2, 2015. A summer resident beginning in 1960, He lived at Peases Point in Mattapoisett year-round since 1978, and loved his water views of Buzzards Bay. Jack was born on October 17, 1924, in Harrisburg, PA to Claire Van Dyke and Andrew Jackson Musser. He grew […] Read more »