John A. “Bud” Kelenosy


John A. “Bud” Kelenosy, 92, of Wareham, died May 1, 2014 in Tobey Hospital, Wareham. He was the husband of the late Ruth (Loring) Kelenosy and the son of the late Anthony and Zuzanna (Pokrzyura) Kelenosy. His first wife, Elinor (Bennett) Kelenosy died in 1967. He was born in Wallingford, CT and lived in Wareham […] Read more »

Firmino M. Gomes

Firmino M. Gomes, 73, of Mattapoisett died April 27, 2014 at home after a brief illness. He was the husband of Aurisia C. (Cruz) Gomes. Born and raised in Viade, Portugal, the son of the late Firmino and Miguelina (Moura) Gomes, he lived in Mattapoisett for the last 43 years. Survivors include his wife; a […] Read more »

Nathalie “Nancy” (Omilnowicz) Fleming


Nathalie “Nancy” (Omilnowicz) Fleming, 76, of Mattapoisett died unexpectedly on April 25, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Donald J. Fleming with whom she shared 50 years of marriage. Born and raised in Webster, MA, the daughter of Peter F. Omilnowicz and the late Nellie (Suss) Omilnowicz, she lived in […] Read more »

Mary S. (Dexter) Costa


Mary S. (Dexter) Costa, 71, of New Bedford passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a long illness. She was the wife of 54 years, of Gerald A. Costa, Sr. Born and raised in Mattapoisett, the daughter of the late Gordon J. and Leather (West) Dexter, she settled […] Read more »

Joyce L. Bennett

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Joyce L. Bennett, 64, of Mattapoisett passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014. Joyce was a woman of many creative talents. One of her passions was cooking for which she attended courses at the Johnson & Wales College, School of Culinary Arts. She was the former wife of the late David S. Bennett of Westport. Together […] Read more »

Frederick Anthony Rioles


Frederick Anthony Rioles died peacefully at home on Thursday April 17, 2014 at the age of 80 years old. He was the cherished son of the late Paul Rioles and Matilda (Del Russo) Rioles and the brother of Pauline Geronda, Eleanor Reilly, Anthony Rioles, Florence Rioles, Paul Richard Rioles, Florence Rioles, and Robert Rioles. He […] Read more »

Ernest G. Lajeunesse


Ernest G. Lajeunesse, 89, of Mattapoisett, died Sunday April 13, 2014 at Our Lady’s Haven after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Ann M. (Stone) Lajeunesse. Born in Acushnet, the son of the late Narcisse and Laura J. (Vallier) Lajeunesse, he lived in New Bedford and Dartmouth before moving to Mattapoisett […] Read more »

Eileen A. (Mattos) Murphy-Sabino

Eileen A. (Mattos) Murphy-Sabino, 74, of Marion and formerly of Mattapoisett passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at Tobey Hospital, in Wareham. She was the wife of the late Kenneth J. Murphy and the late Jose “Jack” Sabino. Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late Antone and Lenore (Casey) Mattos, she grew up in […] Read more »

George Edler Stone

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George Edler Stone, 96 years old and WWII veteran, passed away peacefully in his family home in Mattapoisett, MA. He was born in Dorchester, MA, son of George Andrew Stone and Hannah Bergfeldt Stone, of Sweden. He is survived by his beloved childhood sweetheart, Sonja “Snug” Stone; children Sonja Stone Peterson and husband Frank; Lars […] Read more »

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 »