Reverend Dr. Steven Wigall, 69

May 28, 2020 by

Published in the May 28, 2020 edition. LAWRENCE — The Reverend Doctor Steven Ray Wigall, 69, was born in Lindsay, Calif., on April 15, 1951, son of Donald and Irma Wigall. He entered God’s Kingdom on April 23, 2020 from natural causes in Lawrence. He is survived by his wife of nearly 47 years Loleata Bunton Wigall and son Martin Ross Wigall. Lolly and Steve hosted exchange students who are also family; Anke Breusing, Tuija Karanko, Jose Aceituno, Konstantin Guericke, and Synnove Haga. Steve graduated from North High School, Bakersfield, Calif. in 1968. He attended the Bible Institute of Los Angeles University from 1968-1970. He earned his bachelor’s degree in World Religions from Stevenson College at the University of California Santa Cruz in 1972. In 1973, he earned a teaching credential from the California...

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Robert Maloney, 87

May 28, 2020 by

Published in the May 28, 2020 edition. WAKEFIELD — Robert M. Maloney, 87, of Wakefield, died Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his family. Born in Malden on December 28, 1932 he was the son of the late Patrick and Alice (Forlot) Maloney. Mr. Maloney was born and raised in Malden and was a graduate of Malden Catholic High School, Class of 1950. He then enlisted in the United States Navy and served four years during the Korean War. Upon returning home, Robert received his associate’s degree and went to work for Northeast Airlines and later Delta Airlines. In 1965, while working in Florida, he met his wife, Mary (Reilly) and the two married in 1967. Taking a promotion that would bring him to work at Logan Airport, Robert and Mary settled...

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Mary V. Dumont, 86

May 26, 2020 by

Published in. the May 26, 2020 edition. WAKEFIELD — Mary V. Dumont, 86, is a life-long resident of Wakefield. She is the daughter of Sara (McGonagle) Muse and Arthur Muse, also of Wakefield. She is predeceased by her husband Arthur L. Dumont and her sister Martha (Muse) Stikeman. Mary is survived by her four children, Dennis L. Dumont and his wife Eileen of Weymouth, Arthur Dumont and his wife Ann of Holyoke, Amy (Dumont) Franklin and her husband David of Whitman, and William Dumont and his wife Kristen of Melrose. Mary is also survived by her seven grandchildren, Lily and Emma Dumont, Evelyn and Nolan Dumont, Matthew Franklin, and Rebecca and Patrick Dumont. Mary’s 86 years are a life overflowing with love and devotion to family. Exemplified early as a young woman while simultaneously caring...

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Frances M. Moore, 91

May 26, 2020 by

Published in. the May 26, 2020 edition. READING – Frances M. Moore, 91, of Reading, formerly of Wakefield, died Thursday, May 21, 2020 in Wayland. Born in Boston on June 26, 1928 she was the daughter of the late Paul and Catherine (Gavin) Conley. Mrs. Moore was raised in Wakefield before moving to Maine. She was a graduate of South Portland High School in Maine. She returned to Wakefield to raise her family and was an active parishioner of St. Joseph Church and was a member of Bear Hill Golf Club. She enjoyed sewing and knitting. She was the beloved wife of the late Martin T. Moore. She was the loving mother of Michael P. Moore of Stoneham and Melissa A. Greer and her husband Dan of Woburn. She was the sister of Mary...

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John Davidson Malcolm Jr., 86

May 22, 2020 by

Published in the May 22, 2020 edition. GROTON — John Davidson Malcolm Jr., 86, formally of Lynnfield for 53 years and currently a beloved resident of RiverCourt Residences in Groton, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020. He was the son of the late John D. Malcolm Sr. and Helen (Johnstone) Malcolm. John graduated from Everett High School in 1951 before enlisting in the United States Air Force with service during the Korean War, achieving the rank of Staff Sergeant. After his proud service with the USAF, John went into partnership with his father in the Malcolm Electrical Contracting Company, Inc., in Everett.  As the business grew, his expertise grew in the arson investigation field and he became a well-respected Certified Fire Investigator in forensic electrical and fire consulting, investigating many important cases within...

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Christos Iatrou, 56

May 21, 2020 by

Published in the May 21, 2020 edition. PEABODY — Christos Iatrou, 56, of Peabody, passed away Tuesday evening, May 19, at his residence surrounded by his loving family, following a battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of Kathy Iatrou. Christos was born on June 26, 1963, in Loganikos, Sparta, Greece, son of the late Vasilios and Chrisoula (Papalimberis) Iatrou. Christos was a well-known and successful businessman, having owned Billy’s Roast Beef in Wakefield, alongside his brother, Socrates, for over 30 years. Aside from owning his own business, he was an avid car enthusiast, enjoyed gardening, loved travel to his favorite destinations, Aruba and Greece, but most importantly being surrounded by his loving family. He was a wonderful family man, regardless of the relationship, every family member was just as important to him....

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