Lynnfield Obituaries

Barbara D. Penniston, 91

Posted by on Jul 11, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Barbara D. Penniston, 91

Watercolor artist loved to paint seascapes and flowers Published July 10, 2019 LYNNFIELD — Barbara D. Penniston, 91, of Lynnfield, died on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. Born in Boston on March 4, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Augustus F. and Margaret E. (Bolger) Lee. Mrs. Penniston was raised and educated in Chelsea. She had been a Lynnfield resident for over 40 years. Mrs. Penniston was a retired alarm operator for Wells Fargo in Chelsea. She was a member of...

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Lynne P. Pesce, 71

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Lynne P. Pesce, 71

Enjoyed walking and time with relatives and friends Published July 3, 2019 LYNNFIELD – Lynne P. Pesce, 71 of Lynnfield, formerly of Lynn died Friday night, June 28, 2019 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Lynn, November 7, 1947 she was the daughter of the late Ellsworth and Phyllis (Lowe) Kesler. Lynne was a graduate of Lynn English High School Class of 1965 and Chandler Business School Class of 1967. She was retired from Spagnollo Gisness Associates Architectural as the Office Manager. Lynne was affectionately known...

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Marie A. McCusker, 77

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Marie A. McCusker, 77

Enjoyed cooking, shopping and fashion Published June 26, 2019 MELROSE — Marie A. (Benoit) McCusker, 77, of Melrose, died at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital on June 18, 2019. Marie was born and raised in Dalhousie, New Brunswick, Canada and came to the United States at the age of 17. She resided in Medford for several years and then Melrose for almost 60 years. Marie worked at Alpha Industries in Woburn for over 20 years before her retirement. She loved spending time with her beloved dog “Bijou.” She also loved cooking,...

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Frederick T. Breen, 92

Posted by on Jun 13, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Frederick T. Breen, 92

Awarded three Bronze Stars Published June 12, 2019 PEABODY — Frederick T. Breen, 92, of Peabody, died Wednesday evening, June 5, 2019 at the Salem Hospital following a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of J. Esther (Donlon) Breen, with whom he shared over 70 years of marriage. Born in Peabody, he was the son of the late Michael and Mary (Fader) Breen. He was a lifelong resident of Peabody and attended Peabody schools. Fred left Peabody High School at age 17 and enlisted with the United States...

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Joyce A. Petrino, 76

Posted by on Jun 13, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Joyce A. Petrino, 76

Cooking and baking were two passions Published June 12, 2019 MELROSE — Joyce A. Petrino, 76, a Melrose resident, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019 with her family by her side at Winchester Hospital. Born in Melrose on October 24, 1942, Joyce is one of two children of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Lattanzi. She grew up in Everett and graduated from Everett High School in 1960. In her earlier years, she enjoyed spending summers with her family on the Cape. Joyce would meet and later marry...

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Angelina Bragger, 88

Posted by on Jun 6, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Angelina Bragger, 88

Professional cake decorator Published June 5, 2019 BRIGHTON — Angelina Marie Bragger, 88, of Brighton, died Thursday, May 30, 2019 at the Masconoment Healthcare Center with her family by her side. Born in Brighton on February 10, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Danato and Elizabeth (Bianchi) Cugini. Angie was raised in Brighton and was a graduate of Brighton High School. She had worked for many years as a professional cake decorator and was last employed by Diamond Bakery in Newton. Angie was the loving mother of William...

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Judith A. LaCapra, 62

Posted by on Jun 6, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Judith A. LaCapra, 62

Enjoyed helping seniors and veterans Published June 5, 2019 PUTNAM, Conn. — Judith Anne (Orrall) LaCapra, 62, of Thompson, Connecticut,  died of a sudden heart attack Saturday morning, May 4, 2019 at home. She was the loving wife of William A. LaCapra. Born in Melrose, Mass., she was the daughter of the late John and Charlotte (Crosier) Orrall. Judith is survived by her husband of 40 years, William A. LaCapra of Thompson, Connecticut; her sister Nancy Marquis and her husband Wayne of Danvers; sister-in-Law Kathy Orrall of North Andover; sister-in-law...

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David K. Joslin, 77

Posted by on Jun 6, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on David K. Joslin, 77

Set numerous records at New England Dragway Published June 5, 2019 BOW, N.H. — David Kimball Joslin, 77, of Bow, N.H. died Thursday, May 30, 2019. He was born in Melrose and was the son of Charles Joslin and Mary (Kimball) Joslin. He was part of the first graduating class of the newly built Lynnfield High School in 1960. He attended the University of New Hampshire, graduating in 1969 with a bachelor’s of science in Mathematics, where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity, after taking...

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Dr. John Losco, 95

Posted by on May 16, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Dr. John Losco, 95

Veteran, educator and fan of Boston sports Published May 15, 2019 WAKEFIELD — Dr. John Losco, 95, veteran, educator and loving patriarch, of Revere, Wakefield and Lynnfield, died May 7, 2019 after a brief period of declining health.  John is survived by his children, Lorraine Howard of North Reading; Pamela Barton-Almy of Lynnfield; and John (Jack) Losco Jr. of Wakefield; and his seven grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife June Losco of Wakefield; and his sisters Anna O’Donnnell and Parma Losco of Revere. John was born on...

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Joseph L. Nasson, 86

Posted by on May 9, 2019 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Joseph L. Nasson, 86

Enjoyed fishing, gardening and golf Published May 8, 2019 LYNNFIELD — Joseph L. Nasson, 86, of Lynnfield, formerly of Melrose, died on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 surrounded by family. Born in Boston on October 25, 1932, he was the son of the late Lazar and Constance Nasson. Mr. Nasson was raised in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School, Class of 1950. He served in the United States Coast Guard before moving on to attend Wentworth Institute of Technology, where he received his degree in Engineering. He had...

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