Roger Thompson

Long time Mattapoisett, Mass. Resident Roger Thompson died Sunday, March 15, four days after his 89th birthday. He had suffered from a number of health complications over the last year. Mr. Thompson was the husband of the late Priscilla Winslow Thompson and the father of Jeffrey, Clifford and Curtis Thompson. Born in St. Louis, Missouri, […] Read more »

Phyllis A. (Fleming) Magee


Phyllis A. (Fleming) Magee, 77, of Mattapoisett died March 19, 2015 at home after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Harold E. Magee. Born in Boston, daughter of the late Patrick and Frances (Bergeron) Fleming, she lived in Mattapoisett most of her life. Mrs. Magee was a communicant of St. Anthony’s […] Read more »

Jacqueline (Dwyer) Hossfield

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Jacqueline (Dwyer) Hossfield, 89, of Mattapoisett died March 15, 2015 at home after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of George L. Hossfield, Jr., together for 67 years. Born in Lowell, MA one of five daughters of the late William H. and Mary Hazel (Sullivan) Dwyer, she lived in Lowell, Lawrence, Boston and […] Read more »

Marilyn Rose Whalen


Marilyn Rose Whalen, age 82 of Mattapoisett, passed away on Friday, March 13 at St. Luke’s Hospital.  She was the wife of the late David F. Whalen of Hopkinton, MA and the daughter of the late John F. and Mary McNulty of Brookline, MA.  Marilyn was born and raised in Brookline, and lived in Hopkinton […] Read more »

Craig Stuart Nelsen

Craig Stuart Nelsen, formerly of Gaithersburg, Maryland, passed away peacefully in the presence of his parents at their family home in Fairhaven on March 14, 2015. He was 42 years old. Craig was a graduate of American University in Washington, DC, with Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Analytical Chemistry. He was employed as Senior Scientist […] Read more »

Louise D. Shanahan (Phinney)

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Louise D. Shanahan (Phinney), 69, of Vero Beach, Florida (formerly of Marion) died peacefully Sunday, March 1, 2015 at her home after a brief illness. She was born April 9th, 1945 in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of the late Vincent and Mary Phinney. She had been a resident of Vero Beach for twelve years, coming […] Read more »

Albert E. Love Jr.


Albert E. Love Jr., 71, of Marion, died on Monday March 9, at the Royal Cape Cod Nursing Home in Bourne after a long illness. Mr. Love was the husband of Julia (Ricker) Love of Marion. He was born in Wareham the son of Evelyn M. (Jones) Love of Standish, Maine and the late Albert […] Read more »

Hilda (Rapoza) Days


Hilda (Rapoza) Days, 86, of Mattapoisett died March 9, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of the late Edward W. Days, Jr. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Mariano and Francesca (Borges) Rapoza, she lived in Mattapoisett most of her life. She was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church. […] Read more »

James A. Santos


James A. Santos, 67, of Mattapoisett died Saturday March 7, 2015 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital after a long illness. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late James V. and Mary (Furtado) Santos, he lived in Mattapoisett for most of his life. Mr. Santos was formerly employed as a Lieutenant on the Mattapoisett […] Read more »

Richard N. Lapre


Richard N. Lapre, age 56, of Rochester, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the Oaks Nursing Home. He was the husband of Linda L. (Bergeron) Lapre to whom he had been married for the past 32 years. Born in New Bedford, a son of the late Normand E. and R. Vivian (Levesque) Lapre, he […] Read more »