Mark A. Pereira

Mark A. Pereira, 66 of New Bedford died June 27, 2019 at home surrounded by his family and friends after a long courageous battle with cancer.             He was the husband of the late Sheila (Poulin) Pereira.             Born in New Bedford, son of the late Antonio A. and Audrey (Faye) Pereira, he lived in New Bedford […] Read more »

Rosemary Leach See

Rosemary Leach See “Posy” 88 of Marion died Wednesday June 26, 2019. Posy was a shining star giving grace and love to all with whom she came in contact.             Rosemary See was born in Providence, Rhode Island, February 28, 1931. She was the daughter of the late Malcolm and Eleanor D. Leach. She was raised […] Read more »

Aurisia C. (Cruz) Gomes

Aurisia C. (Cruz) Gomes, 88, of Mattapoisett passed away Sunday June 23, 2019 surrounded by her family after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Firmino M. Gomes.             Born in Montalegre, Portugal, the daughter of the late Joao Pires daCruz and Teresa Pereira, she lived in Mattapoisett for the past 50 years. […] Read more »

Muriel R. (Gagnier) Foster

Muriel R. (Gagnier) Foster, 72, of New Bedford succumbed to heart failure Thursday June 20, 2019 ending her courageous eleven-year battle with cancer. Muriel was an inspiration to all who knew and loved her.             Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Adelard and Lucinda (Pelletier) Gagnier, she lived in New Bedford and Fairhaven […] Read more »

Margaret M. (Fournier) George

Margaret M. (Fournier) George, 80, of Rochester, died June 21, 2019 in St. Luke’s Hospital, New Bedford. She was the daughter of the late Alfonse and May (Gifford) Fournier.             She was born in New Bedford and lived in Rochester for 51 years.             Survivors include her husband Donald George, and 4 grandchildren: Courtney Gurll of Brighton; […] Read more »

Margaret A. “Peggy” (Dunham) Cooper

Margaret A. “Peggy” (Dunham) Cooper, 76, of Mattapoisett died Wednesday June 19, 2019 at Harbor Point at Centerville. She was the wife of Neil H. Cooper, with whom she shared 54 years of marriage.             Born in Paterson, NJ, daughter of the late William E. and Mary A. (Hallsworth) Dunham, she was raised in Fair Lawn, […] Read more »

Elizabeth May (Santos) Monteiro

Elizabeth May (Santos) Monteiro, 89, of Danvers, formerly of Marion, died June 17, 2019 at home. She was the wife of the late Peter Monteiro, Jr. and the daughter of the late Antone and Ida (Sylvia) Santos.             She was born in New Bedford and lived in Marion for many years before moving to Danvers.             Mrs. […] Read more »

Frank J. Ryder III (Jay)

Frank J. Ryder III (Jay), 71, died June 11, 2019, at home in Marion due to complications from prostate cancer. He was the husband of Meredith Wickenden Ryder.              Jay was born in Boston on January 5, 1948, son of the late Frank Jenkins Ryder, Jr. and Jane Porter Ryder of Attleboro and Marion.              He attended […] Read more »

M. Elizabeth (Kelley) Behenna

M. Elizabeth (Kelley) Behenna, 97, of Mattapoisett passed away peacefully on Friday, June 7, 2019 after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late William H. Behenna.              Born in Boston, the daughter of the late Michael and Katherine (Garvey) Kelley, Betty lived in Belmont for many years. Since 1955, she and her family […] Read more »

Mrs. Mildred Waring Palmer

Mrs. Mildred Waring Palmer, age 89, of Marion, passed away Monday morning, June 3, 2019 at Sippican Healthcare.             She was born July 17, 1929, in Bristol County, the daughter of the late George Leach and Hildegarde Saunders.             Mildred was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Bryant Palmer; one sister, Hazel Charron; one […] Read more »