Lynnfield Obituaries

Michael E. Tomacelli Sr., 92

Posted by on Sep 12, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Michael E. Tomacelli Sr., 92

U.S. Navy veteran of World War II Published in the September 12, 2018 edition PEABODY — Michael E. Tomacelli Sr., 92, of Brooksby Village, Peabody, formerly of Needham, died on September 6, 2018. Michael was the beloved husband of Evelyn (Parent) for 64 years, brother to the late Daniel J. Tomacelli of Brighton and loving father of Michael E. Tomacelli Jr. and his wife Lois of Boothbay, Maine; Linda A. Rogers of Lynnfield, Diane F. Borrelli and her husband Robert of Medfield, Jeanne M. Cuccio and her husband Joseph...

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Stuart G. Merle,

Posted by on Sep 12, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Stuart G. Merle,

Dentist loved photography, traveling Published in the September 12, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Stuart G. Merle, DMD of Lynnfield, passed away on Friday, August 17, 2018. For 47 years, he was the beloved husband of Gale Ann (Wolman) Merle. He was the loving father of Jeremy and Jessica Merle of Newton; and Andrew and Martha Merle of Wellesley. He was the adored grandfather of Taylor, Bennett and Violet. He was the cherished son of Vivian (Ohringer) Merle of Florida and the late Sydney Merle. He was the dear brother...

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Francis V. Procopio, 91

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Francis V. Procopio, 91

U.S. Navy World War II veteran Published in the September 5, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Francis V. Procopio, 91, of Lynnfield, died on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading. Born in Boston on October 8, 1926, he was the son of the late Gioacchino and Mary (Pasqua) Procopio. Mr. Procopio was raised in the West End of Boston. He was a retired electrician for Local No. 103 IBEW for 69 years. Mr. Procopio had been a Lynnfield resident since 1969 and was a member...

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Josephine M. DeSanctis, 94

Posted by on Aug 29, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Josephine M. DeSanctis, 94

Happiest when surrounded by those she loved Published in the August 29, 2018 edition NORTH CHELMSFORD — Josephine M. (Muro) DeSanctis, 94, of North Chelmsford, formerly of Lynnfield, passed away at her home on Friday, August 24, 2018.  Josephine worked hard her entire life. She helped her late husband Willy run his gas station in East Boston and was a bookkeeper for her son’s insurance agency in Woburn for years. Ultimately though, Josephine’s greatest passion was opening her heart and home to her family and friends. Whether it was cooking...

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Ruth Rich, 95

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Ruth Rich, 95

Longtime Lynnfield resident Published in the August 8, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Ruth M. “Ruthie” “GG” Rich, 95, formerly of Lynnfield, passed peacefully Tuesday, July 31, 2018. She was the daughter of the late William and Delia (Gaouette) Cook. She was the beloved wife of the late George H. “Bud” Rich, Jr. She was the loving mother of Barbara Barnes; Thomas and Electa Rich; Edward and Susan Rich; and Kenneth and Donna Rich. She was proud grandmother of Laurie Maglio, Brian Rich, Nancy Houle, Jeremy Rich, Christopher Rich, Shannon...

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Doris T. O’Neil, 87

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Doris T. O’Neil, 87

Enjoyed summers at Popponesset and Sebago Lake Published in the August 8, 2018 edition WAKEFIELD — Doris T. O’Neil, 87, of Wakefield, formerly of Lynnfield and Everett, died Monday, July 30, 2018 at the Brightview Senior Living Center in Wakefield. Born in Everett on Sept. 3, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Bridget (Southwell) Seward. Mrs. O’Neil was raised in Everett and was a graduate of Immaculate Conception High School in Revere, Class of 1948. She had worked for many years as a secretary at American...

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Richard W. Wilkinson, 89

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Served 20 years as Commissioner on LCWD Board Published in the August 8, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — Richard Walter Wilkinson, 89, of Lynnfield, died July 4, 2018. “Dick” Wilkinson, son of the late Walter and Leslie (Payzant) Wilkinson, loving husband of Beatrice Ann (Wessendorf) Wilkinson, passed away at his home surrounded by family in Webster, Texas after a two year battle with cancer. Dick was preceded in death by his parents; brother, William A. Wilkinson; and his sister, Jacquelyn Wilkinson Crawford. He is survived by his wife Bea, and their...

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John T. Kelly, Jr., 81

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on John T. Kelly, Jr., 81

Kept active with childhood hobbies of Ham radio and radio controlled airplanes Published in the August 1, 2018 edition THE VILLAGES, Fla. — John T. Kelly Jr., 81, passed away July 22, 2018 in The Villages, Fla. Jack, as he was known to his friends, was born July 30, 1936 in Boston to John T. and Edna (Wood) Kelly Sr.. Jack married his high school sweetheart Barbara J. Shell. They were married for 60 years and resided in Lynnfield for 40 years before moving to The Villages 12 years...

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George M. Kaltsounis, 58

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on George M. Kaltsounis, 58

Loved nature, camping and biking Published in the August 1, 2018 edition LYNNFIELD — George Michael Kaltsounis, 58, of Lynnfield passed away unexpectedly on July 13, 2018. He was born in Igoumenitsa, Greece on June 1, 1960 and was the son of the late Michael and Vasiliki (Koloxos) Kaltsounis. George was a man with a heart of gold, always there for you when you needed him. He was always willing to lend a helping hand; he was generous and kind. He was an avid lover of nature, camping, biking, running...

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Debra Ann Tisei, 56

Posted by on Jul 19, 2018 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Debra Ann Tisei, 56

Known for her positive outlook, grace and strength Published in the July 18, 2018 edition NORTH READING — Debra Ann “Debbie” Tisei, of North Reading, formerly of Lynnfield, passed from this world to the next on July 11, 2018 surrounded by her family after a period of declining health. Debbie was born with tetralogy of Fallot, a rare heart condition that presented her with many physical challenges throughout her 56 years. Her strong faith in God enabled her to overcome the odds and live her life to the fullest....

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