North Reading Obituaries

Martin Weiss, 85

Posted by on Jan 16, 2020 in North Reading Obituaries, North Reading Transcript | Comments Off on Martin Weiss, 85

Served on Conservation Commission for 29 years Published January 16, 2020 NORTH READING — Martin Weiss, 85, of North Reading, formerly of Newton, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in Lincoln. He was born April 30, 1934 in Stoneham to the late Manuel and Ethel Weiss. Brother of the late Marshall Weiss and survived by his sister, Beverly Feinstein. Devoted husband for 46 years to his late wife Marsha (Sobell) Weiss. Loving father to Barbara Murphy and son-in-law Bob Murphy and Robert Weiss and...

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Albert L. DiSalvo, 74

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Assistant Building Inspector for over 20 years Published January 16, 2020 NORTH READING — Albert L. DiSalvo, 74, of North Reading and formerly of Boston, died Monday evening, January 13, 2020 at the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington. He was the beloved husband of the late Margaret “Peggy” M. (Eldringhoff) DiSalvo. Born in Boston on February 9, 1945, he was the son of the late Pasquale and Maria “Frances” (Bruno) DiSalvo. Al was a graduate of Boston Technical High School, Class of 1962, and was a graduate...

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William R. Winter, 62

Posted by on Jan 9, 2020 in North Reading Obituaries, North Reading Transcript | Comments Off on William R. Winter, 62

Enjoyed reading, fishing and travels to Costa Rica Published January 9, 2020 READING — William R. Winter, 62, of Reading, died Saturday, December 28, 2019 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. He was born in Weymouth on May 18, 1957. He was the son of the late Norman J. and Janet F. (Hall) Winter. Bill attended Reading public schools and was a graduate of Reading High School, Class of 1976. He also attended Middlesex Community College and was a graduate of Salem State College with a B.S....

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Joseph Pothier Jr., 64

Posted by on Dec 31, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Joseph Pothier Jr., 64

‘Fireman Joe’ always looked on the bright side of life Published January 2, 2020 VALRICO, Fla. — Joseph Pothier Jr., 64, often known as “Fireman Joe,” passed away at his home in Valrico, Florida, while surrounded by loved ones on December 19, 2019. Joe was born March 1, 1955 in North Reading, Massachusetts, where he grew up one of eight siblings. Joe moved to Florida in 1994 and continued serving as a Firefighter/EMT/Engineer for a combined 37 years (North Reading Fire Department, Fort Devens Air Force Base, Homestead Air...

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Eric W. Rollfs, 61

Posted by on Dec 31, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Eric W. Rollfs, 61

Favorite pastime was taking his dogs around town Published January 2, 2020 NORTH READING — Eric W. Rollfs, 61, of North Reading, passed at Lahey Hospital surrounded by family and loved ones on Monday, December 23, 2019. Eric grew up in Topsfield, graduating high school from Masconomet and earning a bachelor’s degree from Merrimack College. Eric worked for many years at Blue Raven Tech in Wilmington as a sales account manager and, more recently, for the U.S. Postal Service in North Reading. He kept the book for his sons’...

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Anita R. Butler, 61

Posted by on Dec 24, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Anita R. Butler, 61

Always supported food and clothing drives Published December 24, 2019 NORTH READING — Anita R. (Materazzo) Butler, 61, of North Reading, formerly of Medford and Cambridge, passed away on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading. Born in Cambridge on November 3, 1958, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Lillian (Gronokowski) Materazzo. She was raised in Cambridge and was a graduate of Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School. Anita worked as a mortgage specialist for 20 years at the Stoneham Bank...

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Carol A. Buttery, 69

Posted by on Dec 24, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Carol A. Buttery, 69

Former North Reading resident Published December 24, 2019 TEWKSBURY — Carol A. (Skelton) Buttery, 69, of Tewksbury, formerly of North Reading, died on December 17, 2019. She was the beloved and devoted wife of Robert J. Buttery and the loving mother of Alan B. Wood and Victoria L. Fici and her husband Douglas as well as the cherished Nana of Bennett, Cameron, Adam, Alexcia and Zander. She was also the dear sister of James A. Skelton, Walter J. Skelton and his wife Katherine, and the late Dennis J. Skelton...

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Carol A. Buttery, 69

Posted by on Dec 19, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Carol A. Buttery, 69

Former North Reading resident Late notice after print edition TEWKSBURY —  Carol A. (Skelton) Buttery, 69, of Tewksbury, formerly of North Reading, died on December 17, 2019. She was the beloved and devoted wife of Robert J. Buttery and the loving mother of Alan B. Wood and Victoria L. Fici and her husband Douglas as well as the cherished nana of Bennett, Cameron, Adam, Alexcia and Zander. She was also the dear sister of James A. Skelton, Walter J. Skelton and his wife Katherine, and the late Dennis J....

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Patricia A. Rogers, 79

Posted by on Dec 19, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Patricia A. Rogers, 79

Dedicated to children with special needs Published December 19, 2019 NEWBURYPORT — Patricia A. (Fisher) Rogers, 79, of Newburyport and formerly of North Reading, passed away on Monday evening, December 9, 2019, at the Port Healthcare Center in Newburyport. Born in Boston on October 5, 1940, she was the daughter of the late William A. and Irene A. (Ritchie) Fisher. She was a graduate of Saint Augustine’s in Andover, North Reading High School, Middlesex Community College and New Hampshire College. Pat was a former resident of North Reading from...

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Madeline H. Adams, 87

Posted by on Dec 19, 2019 in North Reading Obituaries | Comments Off on Madeline H. Adams, 87

Caring, compassionate, feisty and mischievous Published December 19, 2019 READING — Madeline H. (Reynolds) Adams, 87, of Reading and formerly of North Reading, passed away, Thursday morning, December 12, 2019 at the Bear Mountain Nursing Home in Reading, after a lengthy illness. Born in Winterport, Maine on March 30, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Everett and Lillie (Danielson) Reynolds. She attended Lynn Public Schools and worked at the Harvard Folding Box Company in Lynn. Madeline Adams, known as “Maddie” to her friends, filled many roles in...

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