Richard Elliott Sr., 94

Mar 27, 2020 by

Published in the March 27, 2020 edition. BEDFORD — Richard F. Elliott Sr., 94, of Bedford, died Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at the Pine Knoll Nursing Center in Lexington. Born in Wakefield on September 17, 1925 he was the son of the late Mabel (Bellows) Elliott. Mr. Elliott was raised in Wakefield and was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1941. He also had attended Suffolk Law School. Mr. Elliott was a veteran of World War II, having served in the United States Army. He was a member of the North Reading Masonic Lodge. He had worked as a realtor and was a past member of the Massachusetts Realtors Association and was also a retired member of the Screen Actors Guild. Mr. Elliott was well known throughout Boston for his portrayal of Benjamin...

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Kim Wonoski Moore, 58

Mar 25, 2020 by

Published March 25, 2020 WAKEFIELD — Kim Wonoski Moore, 58, of Wakefield passed away after a four year battle with glioblastoma brain cancer on March 17, 2020 at Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading. Kim resided in Lynn before moving to Wakefield when she was entering 9th grade. She attended Wakefield Memorial High School and was a member of the graduating class of 1980. After graduation, Kim was employed in the Loss Prevention Department at Marshalls of Woburn, Attorney’s Madigan & McBride of Danvers, and BC&F Real Estate in Boston. At the age of 40, Kim returned to school to study nursing while working as a CNA at Winchester Hospital through their novice nurse program. Kim graduated from Regis College School of Nursing in 2009, receiving her RN certification. Kim was a Clinical Lead...

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Barbara Ann Uliano

Mar 24, 2020 by

Published in the March 24, 2020 edition. WAKEFIELD — Barbara Ann (Govostes) Uliano of Wakefield, formerly of Woburn, passed away unexpectedly Friday, March 20, 2020 at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington. She was the cherished wife of Robert “Bob” Uliano.   Born and raised in Woburn, Barbara was a daughter of the late Sarah (Harkins) and Arthur J. Govostes Sr. She was a 1955 graduate of Woburn High School, where years before in the seventh grade, she met her husband to be, Robert, and dear friend, Carole (Connors) Vasapolli.   She was the winner of the Woburn Junior High School Spelling Bee Contest, going on to compete with other schools in the state at the Herald Spelling Bee Contest in Boston, and came in 8th place overall. Once a Tanner, always a Tanner.   Upon graduation, Barbara...

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Dominic Encarnacao, 58

Mar 23, 2020 by

Published in the March 23, 2020 edition. WAKEFIELD — Dominic Encarnacao, 58, a Wakefield native and member of a well-known local family, died Friday, March 20, 2020 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. He was born in Melrose on April 21, 1961 and was the son of the late Julio O. Jr. and Josephine A. (Croce) Encarnacao. Dominic was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1979, and a member of the Crystal Community Club. He also served in the Massachusetts National Guard for six years. In the late 1990s, Dominic moved to Portland, Oregon, and worked for almost 20 years in various departments for the city. These jobs included essential positions in the areas of sewer maintenance and asphalt/paving. He is survived by his two brothers, Wayne and Dana Encarnacao...

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Generoso Cresta, 70

Mar 23, 2020 by

Published in the March 23, 2020 edition. WAKEFIELD — Generoso “Joe” Cresta, 70, of Wakefield passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital surrounded by his family. Joe was born in Paternopoli, Italy on February 2, 1950. He was the son of the late Soccorso and Giuseppa (Perillo) Cresta. He emigrated from Italy to the United States in 1963 settling in Wakefield where he has resided ever since. Joe was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1970 and later attended New Hampshire College, Class of 1974. He worked for Wonder Bread for 30 years and was part of Teamsters Local 170. He enjoyed gardening, fishing and spending time with his beloved wife and children. A lover of all sports, he coached Babe Ruth Baseball for the town of Wakefield...

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Aubrey C. Brown Sr., 90

Mar 23, 2020 by

Published in the March 23, 2020 edition. MELROSE — Aubrey Clifford “Cliff” Brown Sr., 90, a longtime resident of Melrose, March 21, 2020. Beloved husband of Adelaide Marie (Penney) Brown with whom he shared 68 years of marriage. Devoted father of Aubrey Clifford Brown Jr. and his wife Sheila Driscoll of Melrose, Linda Dalton and her husband William of Wakefield, Lori Brown of Melrose, Dr. Jeffrey Brown and his wife Dr. Lisa Scheib of Merrimack, N.H., Robert Brown and his girlfriend Lisa Minion of Windham, N.H., and Joyce Teixeira and her husband Chris of Nashua, N.H. Dear brother of Marion Martin of Calif., and the late Don Brown, Roy Brown, Jessie Brown, Marguerite Arsenault, James Brown, Blanche Lange, and Tricia Walker. Proud grandfather of Billy Dalton Jr. and his wife Megan, Casey Hausmann and...

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