Wakefield Obituaries

Margaret Rose O’Donnell, 66

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Published in the February 14, 2019 edition. AUGUSTA, Maine — Margaret Rose O’Donnell, 66, better known to her family and friends as Sue or Suzie, passed away on Feb. 7, 2019, at Maine General Hospital in Augusta, Maine. She was born Feb. 19, 1952 in Melrose, the youngest of six children of Thomas and Elizabeth (Hamilton) O’Donnell. Sue lived in Wakefield for many years where she attended St. Joseph’s School and Our Lady of Nazareth Academy. Her father Thomas G. O’Donnell was a teacher and football coach at Wakefield...

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Jerilyn A. Barton, 76

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Published in the February 14, 2019 edition. NORTH READING — Jerilyn A. Barton, 76, of North Reading and a former longtime Wakefield resident, died February 12, 2019 in Wilmington. She was born in Stoneham on August 13, 1942 and was the daughter of the late William and Lucy (Verrengia) Marinelli. She was raised in Malden and was a graduate of Malden High School, Class of 1959. She was retired from the Stop & Shop of Saugus where she worked many years. Mrs. Barton was the beloved wife of the late Peter...

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Virginia T. Rudasill, 85

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Published in the February 12, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD — Virginia T. (Paschal) Rudasill, 85, of Wakefield, formerly of Medford, passed away peacefully on February 7, 2019 with her family at her side in Burlington. Virginia (Ginny) resided for 27 years in Wakefield with her daughter and son-in-law, and, prior to that, in Medford. Ginny was predeceased by her father, Clifford Paschal and her mother Mary (Lally) Paschal; her sister, Eleanor Buxton; her brother, Boston Firefighter Clifford Paschal, Jr; and her brother Robert Paschal. Ginny is survived by her daughter,...

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Shirley M. Martino, 96

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Published in the February 12, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD — Shirley M. Martino, 96, of Wakefield died peacefully on February 10, 2019 at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. Born in Wakefield on May 4, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Wesley S. and Elsie H. (Steindorf) Rutledge. Shirley was a lifelong Wakefield resident and a graduate of Wakefield High School Class of 1940. She was a retired bookkeeper and had worked for several firms including Transitron Electronic Corp., and Defiance Printed Circuit Corp. She enjoyed cooking for her family and...

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Andrew J. Jamerson, 45

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Published on the February 11, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD — Andrew “Andy” J. Jamerson, 45, of Wakefield, formerly of Wilmington, passed away peacefully with his family at his side on February 7, 2019, following a courageous battle with cancer. Andrew was born on April 13, 1973, in Malden. He was the loving son of James and Sharon Jamerson. Andrew was raised and educated in Wilmington and a graduate of Wilmington High School with the Class of 1991. Andrew was quite an athlete growing up. In his younger years he played...

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Margaret G. D’Arcangelo, 89

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Published in the February 7, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD — Margaret G. D’Arcangelo, 89, of Wakefield died on February 5, 2019 at the Massachusetts General Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 21, 1929, and was the daughter of the late Francesco and Mary (Oddi) Presutti. Margaret was raised in the North End, and had been a Wakefield resident since the 1950’s. She was a member of St. Florence Church and was an avid Bingo player. She was the beloved wife of the late Peter D’Arcangelo....

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Dorothy Lee Tecce, 86

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Published in the February 7, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD — Dorothy Lee Tecce, 86, of Wakefield, died on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Born in Melrose on September 18, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mildred (Manser) Brennan. Mrs. Tecce was raised and educated in Medford and Malden. She had been a Wakefield resident for the past 70 years. Mrs. Tecce was the wife of the late Dante A. Tecce. She is survived by her daughter Diane L. Tully...

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Robert D. Trepsas, Sr.

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Published in the February 4, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD – Robert D. Trepsas, Sr., 77, of Wakefield, formerly of Saugus, died unexpectedly on Monday, January 28, 2019 at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose. He was the husband of the late Barbara (Oljey) Trepsas. Born in Wakefield, he was the son of the late Henry and Thelma (Crowley) Trepsas. He retired from J.W. Daly/Cardinal Health as a credit manager after 41 years of service. He was an avid golfer and long time member of the Gannon Golf Course in Lynn. He...

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Kenneth J. Bilicki, 72

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Published in the February 4, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD – Kenneth J. Bilicki, 72, a lifelong Wakefield resident, died on Monday, January 28, 2019 at his residence. Born in Melrose on March 12, 1946, he was the son of the late Theodore J. and Rose A. (Cucurullo) Bilicki. Mr. Bilicki was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1964. He was a retired deli manager for Stop & Shop. Mr. Bilicki served in the United States Coast Guard and enjoyed gardening. He is survived by his wife Elaine F. (Haverty)...

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Mary Cail, 92

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Published February 1, 2019 MELROSE — Mary Milne (Beverley) Cail, 92, a longtime resident of Melrose, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 30, 2019, at Oosterman’s Rest Home in Melrose. Mary was born on December 16, 1926 in Dorchester, one of three children of the late John G. Beverley and Barbara H. (Bruce) Beverley. Following a transcontinental voyage, young Mary was baptized into the Christian faith in Aberdeen, Scotland, the birthplace of her parents. Mary attended public elementary schools in the Greater Boston area prior to her arrival at...

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