Marian T. LeBlanc

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Marian T. LeBlanc, 85, of Palm Desert, California, and Marion, Massachusetts, passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2016. She was born in Norwood, Mass. on September 20, 1930 to the late Michael & Marian Murphy. She is survived by her beloved spouse of 59 years, Harold E. LeBlanc. Also surviving are her brother Paul C. […] Read more »

William “Bill” Kimmick

William “Bill” Kimmick, 83, passed on February 14, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Bill was a true lover of life, gadgets, and adventures. He’d never pass up an opportunity to go out, try or see something new, or fiddle with anything he could get his hands on. Bill was born to Dollye and Marion […] Read more »

Lesley Johnson

Lesley Johnson passed away on Monday, 2/8/16 at her home in Moosup, CT. She had suffered with asthma, COPD and atrial fibrillation. Her father was Mel Johnson of Harbor Beach, Mattapoisett. Her mother was Hellen Martin of Plainfield, CT. She is survived by a brother, Douglas Johnson of Arkansas and two daughters; Angel Clerici of […] Read more »

Catherine T. “Kay” (DeTerra) Messier


Catherine T. “Kay” (DeTerra) Messier, 89, of Mattapoisett passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 9, 2016. She was the wife of the late Bernard L. Messier. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (Rose) DeTerra, she moved to Mattapoisett in 1974. She was a graduate of […] Read more »

Richard J. “Rick” Guerzoni


Richard J. “Rick” Guerzoni, (Ret. Chief, Marion FD), 61, of Marion, died Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at Tobey Hospital in Wareham.  He was the husband of Leslie F. Guerzoni. Born in Wareham, he was the son of the late John H. & Madeline P. (Coggeshall) Guerzoni.  A graduate of Old Rochester Regional High School in […] Read more »

Frances P. (Rogers) Walton


Frances P. (Rogers) Walton, 83, of Fairhaven died Saturday February 6, 2016 at St. Luke’s Hospital after a long illness. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Donald A. Walton. Born in Fairhaven, the daughter of the late John and Lucinda (Pimental) Rogers, she lived in Fairhaven for most of her life. She […] Read more »

Alice W. (Valley) Walsh


Alice W. (Valley) Walsh, 65, of Mattapoisett, passed away surrounded by family and friends on February 2, 2016, at St. Luke’s Hospital following a gradual decline in health. Alice grew up in Tinkhamtown and in her youth earned many badges in Girl Scouts. A 1968 graduate of Old Rochester Regional High School she became a […] Read more »

Evelyn Minarik


Evelyn Minarik, 84, of Wellfleet, passed away peacefully in her son and daughter-in-law’s home surrounded by family and close friend, Dan Dunn, on January 23, 2016. Born in Garfield, NJ, Evelyn was the daughter of the late Michael Giba and Mary (Cahayla) Giba. In 1952 Evelyn married her high school sweet heart Joe which they […] Read more »

Joseph N Minarik


Joseph N Minarik, 84, of Wellfleet, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his family and close friend Dan Dunn by his side on December 30, 2015. Joe is the dear son of the late Joseph J. and Barbara (Pisarcik) Minarik. In 1952 Joe married his high school sweetheart Evelyn Giba, with whom they […] Read more »

Colleen V. Strout

Colleen V. Strout, 86, of Marion formerly of Hanover and Milton, passed away on Monday January 25, at Saint Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. Mrs. Strout was the wife of the late Walter T. Strout. She was born in Wareham the daughter of the late Frederick W. and Virginia E. (Eldridge) Moore. She attended Milton […] Read more »