Gary P. Reusch


Gary P. Reusch, 56, of Mattapoisett passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital, in New Bedford. He was the husband of 34 years, of Kathleen T. (Borges) Reusch. Born and raised in New Bedford, the son of Fredrick, Jr. and Jeanne (Lizotte) Reusch of Mattapoisett, he lived most of his life […] Read more »

Nancy Hiller Jones

Nancy Hiller Jones, a resident of Jekyll Island, Georgia and a summer resident of Mattapoisett, Massachusetts died at home in Georgia on March 31st, 2014. Nancy was a cancer survivor for almost 5 years. She was born in 1928 in St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford, Massachusetts and grew up in Marion, the daughter of […] Read more »

Darren E. Cooper


Darren E. Cooper, 48, of Mattapoisett passed away suddenly on Wednesday April 2, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in Huntsville, Alabama, he was raised in Ohio and had lived in Mattapoisett for the past 12 years. Darren was employed at Home Depot in Wareham. He is survived by his life partner for the past […] Read more »

Janet R. (McCrohan) Tschaen


Janet R. (McCrohan) Tschaen, 85, passed away peacefully on April 1, 2014, after a long illness. Born in New Bedford , the daughter of the late Dr. Joseph and Hazel (Duffy) McCrohan, she was a lifelong city resident. Janet was a graduate of New Bedford High School (class of 1946) and worked in the laboratory […] Read more »

Walter F. McCarthy, Jr.


Walter F. McCarthy, Jr., 79, of Mattapoisett died April 1, 2014 peacefully at home. He was the husband of Patricia A. (Fay) McCarthy with whom he shared 57 years of marriage. Born in Brockton, the son of the late Walter F. and Miriam P. (Davidson) McCarthy, he lived in Brockton and Buzzards Bay for many […] Read more »

Elizabeth A. (O’Connor) Roberts

Elizabeth A. (O’Connor) Roberts, 82, of Marion, passed away Saturday March 22, at home in Marion. Elizabeth was the wife of the late George H. Roberts. Elizabeth was born in Worcester, MA the daughter of the late John F. and Lillian M. (Fortin) O’Connor. She is survived by her children; David Cederlund of Marion, Robert […] Read more »

John Hallett Smith


John Hallett Smith, 67, of Rochester, died Friday, March 28, 2014 at his home. He was the husband of Deborah M. (Maxim) Smith. Born in Wareham, he was the son of the late Francis H. & Ellen (Corse) Smith. He graduated from Wareham High School, Class of 1964 and the UMass Dartmouth. A longtime resident […] Read more »

Deborah A. (Oliveira) Rebello


Deborah A. (Oliveira) Rebello, 59, of Mattapoisett died March 28, 2014 unexpectedly at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of Michael W. Rebello. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of Beatrice (Marshall) Ferreira of Dartmouth and step-daughter of the late Barry Ferreira, she lived in New Bedford and Dartmouth before moving to Mattapoisett 20 […] Read more »

Frances A. Butterfield

Frances A. Butterfield, 81,of Marion and Wareham passed away Saturday March 22, at Tobey Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Manly J. Butterfield. She was the daughter of the late George and Beatrice (Haskell) Parker. Frances worked for many years for Universal Marvel in Mattapoisett. She is survived by […] Read more »

Madeline A. (Raffa) Brillon

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Madeline A. (Raffa) Brillon, 91, of Rochester, passed away on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at the New Bedford Healthcare Center. She was the wife of the late E. George Brillon. Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Nunzio and Nunziatta (Ferreira) Raffa, she had resided in Fairhaven for over 50 years before moving to […] Read more »