Ralph R. Silva, Jr.

Ralph R. Silva, Jr., Esq., 92, of Mattapoisett died October 27, 2018 at Sippican Health Care Center after a brief illness. Born and raised in New Bedford, son of the late Ralph R. Silva and Elizabeth Higgins, he lived in Mattapoisett most of his life. Atty. Silva was employed by Massachusetts Public Defenders Committee for […] Read more »

Jen Forker

Jen Forker, a native of Rochester, MA, left this earth on October 22, 2018, surrounded by her loving family whom she called her team.  Not one to be wordy, Jen would politely yet strongly pass on the need for a summary of her life in the form of an obituary.  Instead, she’d prefer to note […] Read more »

Mary P. (Howrihan) Nelson

Mary P. (Howrihan) Nelson, 96, of Rochester, formerly of New Bedford, passed away peacefully on Monday October 22, 2018 at Our Lady’s Haven. She was the wife of the late Russell L. Nelson. Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Timothy and Helen (Manghan) Howrihan, she lived in New Bedford all of her […] Read more »

Thomas H. Kendrigan, Jr.

Thomas H. Kendrigan, Jr., (TK) 69, of Margate, Florida, passed away peacefully on October 12, 2018, surrounded by the love of family and friends. Born and raised in Wareham, Massachusetts, Tommy graduated from Wareham High School and enlisted in the United States Army, serving two tours of duty in Vietnam between 1968-1971 as a helicopter […] Read more »

Justine R. (DiLorenzo) Bondi

Justine R. (DiLorenzo) Bondi, of Revere, formerly of East Boston, passed away at home on October 10, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Federico DiLorenzo and Iola Peroti. Beloved wife of 60 years to the late Pasquale Bondi. Loving mother to Joseph and his wife Sheryl Bondi of South Berwick ME, Diane Bondi-Pickles […] Read more »

Sean M. Kozlowski

Sean M. Kozlowski, 28, of Rochester died October 14, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital from injuries sustained in an auto accident. Born in Falmouth, MA, son of Thomas S. Kozlowski and his wife Sheila E. Kozlowski of Rochester and Lynn M. (Kader) Kozlowski of New Hampshire, he lived in Rochester most of his life. He […] Read more »

Kriss-Lynn Lopes

Kriss-Lynn Lopes, 31, of Acushnet, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in New Bedford, she was a daughter of Maria (Botelho) Lopes of Acushnet and the late Joao Lopes. She attended Old Colony Regional High School in Rochester. Kriss-Lynn loved nature and horseback riding. […] Read more »

Nicholas “Nick’ Mendes

Nicholas “Nick’ Mendes (USMC, Ret.) age 80, of Rochester passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 9, in Bourne. He was predeceased by his parents, Antonio and Agnes (Tavares) Mendes. He is survived by his wife, Setsuko, of Marion; brother Andrew Mendes and his wife Rose of Marion; sister Natalie Mendes of West Hartford, CT; niece […] Read more »

Carol H. (Houston) Perry

Carol H. (Houston) Perry, 89, of Mattapoisett died October 4, 2018 unexpectedly at Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Manuel R. Perry, Jr. Born and raised in New Bedford, daughter of the late Harold and Clara (Bowler) Houston, she lived in Rochester, Marion and Mattapoisett most of her life. She was […] Read more »

Bruce A. Maksy

Bruce A. Maksy, 77, of Rochester, died Thursday, October 4, 2018 at his home after a long illness. He was the husband of Deborah C. (Moody) Maksy. Born in Wareham, the son of the late Emil A. and Martha L. (Laine) Maksy, he lived in Rochester for many years. Mr. Maksy was an iron worker and […] Read more »