Melrose Obituaries

Dorothy Cable, 90

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Published October 11, 2019 MEDFORD — Dorothy Frances (Drout) Cable, 90, passed away on October 4, 2019. Most recently of Medford, previously of Tiverton and Newport, Rhode Island. The daughter of James A. and Francis X (O’Rourke) Drout, Dorothy was born and raised in her beloved New York City.   She was the mother of four children: Christopher Cable-Cheval of South Dakota, the late James Cable of Rome, New York, Gillian Cable-Murphy of Scituate, and Victoria Cable of Pittsburgh, Penn. She was grandmother of seven and great-grandmother of six.  ...

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Deborah Hadden Gray, 55

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Published October 11, 2019 MELROSE — Deborah Hadden Gray, 55, resident of Melrose, passed away surrounded by family after a prolonged illness on Sept. 25, 2019. Beloved wife of David J. Gray with whom she shared 20 years of marriage. Proud mother of William “Liam” H. Gray and Collin J. Gray. Adored daughter of Craig and Joan (Gill) Hadden of Barnard, Vt., and daughter-in-law of Carolyn R. Gray and the late Jack Gray of Holliston. Loving sister of David Hadden and his wife Amie of Bangor, Maine. Dear sister-in-law...

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Henry W. Botte Jr.

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Published October 11, 2019 MELROSE — Henry William Botte Jr., died peacefully in his sleep on October 6, 2019. He lived in Malden and Melrose, New Smyrna Beach, Florida, and Ogunquit, Maine.   Born in Malden in 1935 to Mary (Krukonis) and Henry Botte, he leaves behind his “girl” and wife of 59 years Peggy (Taggart) Botte of Melrose; his children, Linda O’Koniewski and David Bubier of Melrose, Laura Botte and Phelan Fretz of Burlington, Vermont, Tom Botte of Boston, Marie Elena Botte and Dan Weissman of Melrose and Michelle...

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Doris J. DeAmicis, 94

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Published October 11, 2019 MELROSE — Doris J. (Scisinger) DeAmicis, 94, a longtime resident of Melrose, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2019. Doris was born in Cleveland, Ohio on February 6, 1925, daughter of the late Dewey E. Scisinger and Helen (Frasher) Perry. Raised in Mansfield, Ohio, she graduated from Mansfield High School, Class of 1943 and from Bowling Green University in 1947. After several years teaching high school, she married Redento DeAmicis in Mansfield in 1951. They resided in Illinois before relocating to Mexico City for many...

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Berton Wilson, 90

Posted by on Oct 3, 2019 in Melrose Obituaries | Comments Off on Berton Wilson, 90

Published October 4, 2019 MELROSE – Berton Wilson, 90, lifelong resident of Melrose, died on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at the Dexter House in Malden. Berton was born on July 25, 1929 in Melrose, one of three children of the late Joseph and Maude (Thurba) Wilson. He grew up in Melrose and served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked as a Machine Operator and enjoyed building model boats. He had very skillful hands. Berton is the loving brother of the late Irene Gage, and...

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Nancy J. DiRienzo, 61

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Published October 4, 2019 REVERE — Nancy J. DiRienzo, 61, of Revere, formerly of Melrose, passed away at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital with her family by her side on Sept. 24, 2019. Nancy was raised in Melrose, a graduate of Melrose High School, Class of 1976 and went on to attend Bentley University. She worked as a Senior Finance Manager for American Express for many years, was involved with community service, resided in Malden for 20 years and the past seven years in Revere. Nancy was very dedicated to...

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Dorothy L. Scarborough, 89

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Published October 4, 2019 WELLS, Maine — Dorothy L. (Kelley) Scarborough, 89, of Wells, Maine, formerly of Melrose, passed away at the Sutton Hill Center in North Andover on Sept. 28, 2019. Dot was born in Worcester, raised in Holden and Cincinnati, Ohio and a graduate of North College Hill High School. She resided in Melrose for 30 years and Wells, Maine for over 25 years. Dot worked as a secretary for Flowtron in Malden for many years and later worked at the Kittery Maine Recreation department for nearly...

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Mary T. O’Brien, 91

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Published October 4, 2019 MELROSE — Mary T. (Keane) O’Brien, 91, of Melrose and Saugus, passed away at home on Sept. 27, 2019.  Mary was born and raised in Newton and a graduate of Newton High School. She resided in Medford for 21 years and the past 45 years in Melrose. Mary worked as a dietitian for the Malden Hospital and Forest Dale Nursing Home, both in Malden and Oosterman’s Rest Home and the Normandy House, both in Melrose for many years. She also worked for the Malden Census...

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Susan E. Sheridan, 64

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Published October 4, 2019 MELROSE — Susan E. Sheridan, 64, a proud lifelong resident of Melrose died in hospice care on September 2, 2019, with family at her side. Susan was a registered nurse for 40 years until her illness and was very proud of her contribution to the many medical terms that she worked with during those years. She was also a world traveler having swam with sea lions in the Galapagos Islands, sipped coffee traveling down the Danube River, ate a gourmet meal at the top of...

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Elaine F. Erickson, 74

Posted by on Sep 26, 2019 in Melrose Obituaries | Comments Off on Elaine F. Erickson, 74

Published September 27, 2019 MELROSE — Elaine F. (Theodore) Erickson, 74, resident of Melrose, passed away at home on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. Born in Boston on December 6, 1944, she was one of six children of the late Nicholas Theodore and Michelina (D’India) DeRuosi and her late husband Peter. She was raised in East Boston where she met her husband, Thomas Erickson, and they raised a family in Everett, before calling Melrose home for the last 20 years. Elaine worked in several positions, but was well known for...

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