Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Louise M. (Lafferriere) Raulino was personal care aide at the Wrentham Developmental Center.
Wednesday, June 12
(Norton Memorial Funeral Home) Louise M. (Lafferriere) Raulino, 76, of Norton passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at the Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. She was the beloved wife of Edward V. Raulino to whom she was wed on July 3, 1954. Born in Fall River, MA on Nov. 28, 1936, she was a dear daughter of the late Charles J. and Alma M.(Langevin) Lafferriere. She grew up in Warren, Rhode Island and was educated in Warren public schools. Prior to retiring, Mrs. Raulino had been employed for 10 years as a personal care aide, a job she truly loved, at the Wrentham Developmental Center. She had also worked at the former Texas Instruments in Attleboro where she made many friends. A resident of Norton for the …
Services for Mr. Roy L. Turco will be held Saturday, June 15.
Wednesday, June 12
(NORTON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME) Roy L. Turco, 65, of Norton passed away in the presence of his loving family on Monday, June 10, 2013 at the Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. He was the beloved husband of Kathleen M. (Cook) Turco to whom he was wed on Dec. 21, 1969. Born in Norwood, on Oct. 29, 1947, he was a loving son of the late Fred and Chrysella (Hill) Turco. He grew up in Walpole and was a graduate of Walpole High School. Prior to serving in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War, he had attended Bentley College. While proudly serving his country in the Navy, he was stationed in the Mediterranean and was honorably discharged with the rank of Gunner’s Mate. He later graduated from Dean Junior College in Franklin. Mr. Turco …
Sunday, June 9, 2013
Louis Lachance, Nora Larkin, Melanie Deware, Dorothy Lavarone and Joseph Rios.
Louis R. Lachance Louis Lachance, 61, of Swansea died May 29, 2013. Louis was a fisherman for over 35 years and was the co-owner and president of Ark Bait in Swansea. He was a member of the East Bay Anglers. He was formerly an iron worker. For the full obituary click here. Nora E. (Monahan) Larkin Nora Larkin, of Attleboro, formerly of Westwood, died June 4, 2013. She was wife of the late Edward J. Larkin, mother of Kathleen Connell and her husband James of Upton, James Larkin and his wife Ellen of Brockton, Dermott Larkin and his wife Patricia of Attleboro and the late Emmett Larkin and his wife Susan of Attleboro. Nora was predeceased by many brothers and sisters. She was also survived by 13 grandchildren, two great-granddaughters and …
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
A celebration of life will be held for Mr. Gordon R. Pellerin Wednesday at St. Mary's Church in Foxborough.
Tuesday, June 4
(From Roberts and Son Funeral Home) Gordon R. Pellerin, 68, died on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by the comfort of his loving family. Gordon was born on June 8, 1944 in Amesbury. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a graduate of Graham Junior College in Boston and Temple University in Philadelphia. Gordon and his wife Deborah were married at St. Mary’s Church in Foxborough on June 7, 1975. He has been a resident of Norton for the past 36 years. Gordon was a retired director/producer from Quinn and Johnson in Boston. An avid golfer, Gordon was a member of the Norton Country Club and the Mansfield Fish and Game. He also enjoyed traveling and cruising with …
Sunday, June 2, 2013
Nicole Zelman, Robert Reid, Robert Cauley and Barbara Herlihy.
Nicole Zelman Nicole Zelman, 18, of Easton, died May 24, 2013. Nicole had celebrated her 18th birthday the day before her passing. A student at the May School in Randolph, her hobbies included playing the musical keyboard, spending time outside and visits to the ocean. For the full obituary click here. Robert G. Reid Robert Reid, age 78, of Norton, passed away May 27, 2013. Bob grew up and was educated in Attleboro and was a graduate of Attleboro High School. During the Korean Conflict, he served his country as a member of the United States Navy. He was honorably discharged from the service with the rank of Seaman. A resident of Norton for over 55 years, Mr. Reid had been employed for 45 years at the former Texas Instruments in Attleboro…
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Remembering Robert Reid
Wednesday, May 29
From www.nortonmemorial.com: Robert G. Reid, age 78, of Norton passed away on Monday, May 27, 2013 at the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth. He was the beloved husband of the late Jean S. (Scott) Reid to whom he was wed for 48 years at the time of her death on June 25, 2005. Born in Attleboro, MA on August 20, 1934, he was a dear son of the late Charles W., Sr. and Elsie M. (Gifford) Reid. Bob grew up and was educated in Attleboro and was a graduate of Attleboro High School. During the Korean Conflict, he proudly served his country as a member of the United States Navy. He was honorably discharged from the service with the rank of Seaman. A resident of Norton for over 55 years, Mr. Reid had been employed for 45 years at the former Texas …
Sunday, May 26, 2013
Mary Miller, Ralph Roberge, Carmella Echols, Mary DeSantos, Deolinda Teves and Viola Kubik.
Mary Miller Mary T. (Driscoll) Miller, 79, of Easton, died May 18, 2013. Mary was raised and educated in Rockland and had been employed as a secretary at Blue Cross Blue Shield formerly in Rockland. For the complete obituary click here. Ralph Roberge Ralph F. Roberge, 95, formerly of South Attleboro and Mansfield, passed away May 9, 2013. Ralph served his country as a member of the United States Navy during both WWII and the Korean Conflict, and was a former member of the 25th Infantry of the Massachusetts State Guard. He was honorably discharged from duty with the rank of Chief Petty Officer. He had formerly been employed at the Valentine Tool & Stamp Co. in Norton and at the former S.W. Card Co. in Mansfield. For the complete obituary…
Mr. Anthony Jozapaitis retired from the military.
Sunday, May 26
(Chapman-Cote & Gleason Funeral Home) Anthony Jozapaitis, 85, of Easton and formerly of Norton, passed away on May 23, 2013. He was the son of the late Frank and Anna (Pagonis) Jozapaitis and grew up in Pennsylvania. He married his sweetheart Jeannette McDonald on April 2, 1950 and the two raised their children on various US Navy and Air Force bases around the world before settling in Massachusetts. He retired from the military after 19 years of service. Anthony worked for many years as a plant manager at Hub Floral in South Boston and loved playing cards and slots at the casino and being with his family. Anthony was the devoted husband of the late Jeannette M. Jozapaitis and loving father of Karen Ready of Fall River, Toni Ann Jozapaitis…
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Mrs. Vera Vasiaka worked at the Brockton V.A. Medical Center in foodservice.
Saturday, May 25
(From Waitt Funeral Home) Vera (Valaitis) Vasialka, 82, of Norton since 2005, formerly of Brockton, died May 21, 2013. Born and raised in France, she came to the U.S. in 1954 and settled in “The Village” Brockton. She was retired from foodservice at the Brockton V.A. Medical Center and enjoyed walking, cooking and sewing. Vera was a hard-working woman all her life. Her family was very important to her as she always put them first. She was a proud Lithuanian. She was fiercely independent and instilled the same independence in her family. Vera had a witty sense of humor that made an impression on everyone she met. Vera leaves a hole in the heart amongst those who loved her and she will forever be missed. Vera was the wife of the late Edward …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Ralph Roberge, 95, formerly of South Attleboro and Mansfield, passed away May 9, 2013.
Tuesday, May 21
Obituary from Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home. Ralph F. Roberge, 95, of Sandwich, formerly of South Attleboro and Mansfield, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis. He was the husband of the late Lina J. (Bouchard) Roberge, to whom he was wed for over 65 years at the time of her death Oct. 1, 2011. Born in Mansfield Feb. 4, 1918, he was son of the late Isaac J. and Alice E. (Nolette) Roberge. He grew up and was educated in Mansfield. Ralph served his country as a member of the United States Navy during both WWII and the Korean Conflict, and was a former member of the 25th Infantry of the Massachusetts State Guard. He was honorably discharged from duty with the rank of Chief Petty Officer. His veterans …