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 »

Peter F. Omilnowicz


Peter F. Omilnowicz, 106, of Mattapoisett (formerly of Webster, MA), died on June 23, 2016 at Sippican Healthcare Center in Marion, MA. Mr. Omilnowicz was a long-standing communicant of Saint Joseph’s Church in Webster, MA. He was a lifetime member of the Singleton Rod and Gun Club where he was an avid sports fisherman. In […] Read more »

Dr. Kerry E Bulman


Dr. Kerry E Bulman, 54, of Rochester left her earthly home on July 1st. She slipped away peacefully, surrounded by her amazing family and closest friends. Kerry was especially embraced by her children. The newly graduated Sara Lafrance, 18 and the incredibly handsome soccer star, Benjamin Lafrance, 15. Their father Gil Lafrance, was supportive as […] Read more »

Aaron J. Mattos


Aaron J. Mattos, 26, of New Bedford passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Born in Providence, a son of Daryl and Shirley (Morse) Mattos of Fairhaven he lived most his life in Fairhaven and most recently New Bedford. Aaron graduated from Old Rochester Regional High School in 2007 and then from Benjamin Franklin Institute […] Read more »