Owen Higgins

On December 23rd, Owen was in a terrible car accident half of a mile from the rink where he loved to skate.  Tragically, both Owen and his long time friend James Lavin lost their lives after hitting black ice, thankfully with enough force that neither suffered or knew what had happened.  Through the extraordinary efforts […] Read more »

Charles F. Lanagan, Jr.

Charles F. Lanagan, Jr., 69, of Marion died December 21, 2016 unexpectedly at home. He was the husband of Barbara (Frenandes) Lanagan. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Charles F. and Mary Alice (Ostiguy) Lanagan, he lived in Mattapoisett and Marion most of his life. Mr. Lanagan was formerly employed by Schaefer […] Read more »

Catherine F. “Kay” (Hardiman) Lowney

Catherine F. “Kay” (Hardiman) Lowney, 94, of Mattapoisett died December 20, 2016 at Sippican Health Care Center after a long illness. She was the wife of the late John T. Lowney. Born in Cambridge, MA, the daughter of the late Thomas and Lillian (Newcomb) Hardiman, she was raised in Dorchester and lived in Marion for […] Read more »

Gerald W. Buckley

Gerald W. Buckley, 90, of New Bedford passed away Tuesday December 20, 2016 at home surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Cecelia Alice (Oliveira) Buckley; they had been married for 52 years. Born in Lynn, the son of the late Walter and Amy Blanche (Vaillancourt) Buckley, he lived in Rochester, Acton, and […] Read more »

Kathleen Leonard Muldoon

Kathleen Leonard Muldoon, of Mattapoisett, died after a period of declining health at Alden Court Nursing Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late Dr. William Muldoon, D.D.S. She was born on September 22, 1924 in Youngstown, OH, minutes after her identical twin, Jean Leonard Galvin. Her parents were Mary Rose Walsh […] Read more »

Theresa E. Dougall

Theresa E. Dougall, 70, of Marion, entered eternal life on Monday, December 12, 2016 surrounded by her loving family and friends after a long and courageous battle with myelofibrosis. Born in New Bedford on December 3, 1946, Terry was the daughter of the late Lionel and Mary (Ponte) Perry. Terry was a graduate of Our […] Read more »

Robert Clark DuBois

Robert Clark DuBois, of Marion, Massachusetts, 89, passed away on December 3, 2016.    He was predeceased by his beloved parents, Colonel Robert Sewall and Mabel Clark DuBois. He is survived by his wife, Josephine “Joey” Saltonstall DuBois of Marion, MA, and two daughters, Sarah B. DuBois of Ivoryton, CT and Martha S. DuBois and her […] Read more »

Betty L. (Parker) Silva

Betty L. (Parker) Silva, 85, of Marion died December 9, 2016 at Royal Cape Cod Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Berkley, MA, the daughter of the late George and Beatrice (Haskell) Parker, she lived in Marion most of her life. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Marion. Survivors include 3 […] Read more »

David Bent Barker

David Bent Barker, born in Taunton, MA, son of the late Humphrey Barker and the late Helen Barker, died in his 88th year. Mr. Barker attended Providence Country Day School, Graduated from Tabor Academy in 1946, and received his B.A. from Williams College in 1950 where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi. He […] Read more »

Catherine Foye Hassey

Catherine Foye Hassey, 76, of Mattapoisett died at home on Sunday November 27, 2016. She was the daughter of the late Thomas F. Foye and Anna K. [Manley] Foye. Catherine attended Holy Family High School, received a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in history from Salve Regina College, and a Master’s Degree from Boston College. She […] Read more »