Anita Glennon, 89

Jan 16, 2020 by

Published January 17, 2020 MELROSE — Anita (Nigro) Glennon, 89, of Melrose passed away on January 9, 2020. Anita was born and raised in Revere to the late Neal and Catherine Nigro on October 16, 1930. Beloved wife of the late Richard Glennon of Melrose. Devoted mother of Denise Siggins and husband John of Melrose, Lori Glennon of Melrose, and Scott Glennon and wife Laura of Boxford. Cherished sister of the late Dorothy Bell, Eleanor Hubbard and her surviving husband Wallace, and Bernice Mugherini and her late husband Frank. Loving grandmother of Nicole Siggins and partner Adina Bogert-O’Brien of Germany, Fallon Carpenter and husband Chris of Reading, Elizabeth Glennon and fiancé Matthew Berg of Kingston, Colleen Glennon and partner Chessa Mehlman of California. Great-grandmother of Benjamin and Callie Carpenter. Also survived by many loving...

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Rev. Lawrence F. Sullivan, 88

Jan 16, 2020 by

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

Jan 16, 2020 by

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

Jan 16, 2020 by

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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Diane Bowen, 63

Jan 9, 2020 by

Published January 10, 2020 STONEHAM — Diane (Marcotti) Bowen, 63, a resident of Stoneham and formerly of Melrose, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Monday, December 30, 2019. Born in Cambridge on September 23, 1956, Diane was raised in Melrose where she graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1974. She received her bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Emerson College where she met fellow classmate and future husband, John Bowen. Diane and John were married on September 10, 1978, and settled in Melrose to raise their family. Diane’s professional life began at Harvard University where she helped manage the Eliot and Leverett residential houses. After 10 years at Harvard, Diane transitioned to working at Forsyth Institute in Cambridge as a Grants Manager. She worked diligently and passionately to ensure...

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Mary Wallace, 84

Jan 9, 2020 by

Published January 10, 2020 WINCHESTER – Mary Altah (Walters) Wallace, 84, of Winchester, formerly of Melrose, Thompson, Conn., and St. Petersburg, Fla., passed away peacefully on December 18, 2019 after a brief illness. Beloved wife of the late Albert W. Wallace. Cherished mother of Jennifer Wallace and her husband Gerald Sniegocki of Melrose, Geoffrey Wallace and his wife Emelia of Danielson, Conn., Mary Anne Fontaine and her husband Brian of Thompson, Conn., and Jamie Wallace and his wife Barbara of North Grosvenordale, Conn. Proud grandmother to Abigail and Sophie Sniegocki, Titus and Ibrahim Kamara, and Samuel and Elizabeth Fontaine.   Devoted sibling to Nancee Clark, Clyde J. Walters and his wife Ellon, the late Kenneth Walters, and the late Mildred White, all of St. Petersburg, Fla. Also survived by her many friends, extended family, and...

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