Rev. Lawrence F. Sullivan, 88

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Published January 17, 2020 PEABODY — Rev. Lawrence F. Sullivan, 88, of Peabody, passed into eternal life on Friday, January 10, 2020 after a long illness. Son of the late Daniel J. and Margaret M. (Murphy) Sullivan. Father Larry was born and raised in Medford. After studying at St. John Seminary, he was ordained to the priesthood in 1956. He served in parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Boston: in Natick, Maynard, Brockton, Milton, Weymouth, Revere, and Chelsea. He was known as a kind, generous man and a conscientious priest.   Father Larry will be dearly missed by his sister Mary Lee of Peabody, his brother Kevin Sullivan and his wife Paula of Billerica, sister-in-law Lois Sullivan of Chelmsford: his 19 nieces, nephews and many great-nieces and great-nephews and devoted friends. He was predeceased by his...

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John Patrick Gill, 51

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Published January 17, 2020 MELROSE — God called home John Patrick Gill, 51, on Thursday, January 9, 2020. John died at Massachusetts General Hospital with his family by his side. John was born in Cambridge on May 15, 1968. He was raised in Somerville and graduated from Minuteman High School in Lexington where he was the Class President. John was the former husband of Carla (Melillo) Gill. Loving father of Anna Rose Gill, Anthony John Gill, Mary Francis Gill, Bridget Ann Gill and Christopher Joseph Gill. Beloved son of Ann M. (Grady) Gill and the late Hugh G. Gill. Cherished brother of Hugh Gill Jr., Patricia Manning and Kathleen Bazazi and her husband Kam. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. John was a hard worker, owning his own plumbing business and working...

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Lorraine Amerault, 89

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Published January 17, 2020 WAKEFIELD — Lorraine (Andrews) Amerault, 89, of Wakefield, formerly of Medford, passed away on January 8, 2020. She was the beloved wife, of 70 years, of Donald Amerault of Wakefield. Loving mother of Jennifer Currie and her husband Doug of Winchester, David Amerault and his wife Shannon of Wakefield, and Stephen Romine of Woodstock, N.Y. Proud grandmother of Samantha Amerault, Colin Currie and his wife Kate, and Cameron Currie. Loving sister of Dorothy Gressot and her husband Walter of Arizona. Dear friend of Millie MacDonald of Melrose.   A memorial service was held on Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose. Relatives and friends were welcomed to arrive at the funeral home. To leave an online message of condolence please visit...

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