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Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Friday, July 4, 2014
  • John F. Kane, 87

    Essex — John F. Kane, age 87, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, Mass.

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  • Thursday, July 3, 2014
  • Norma F. Greel, 87

    Rockport, MA — Norma Frances (Wise) Greel, of Rockport, passed away peacefully on July 1, 2014. She was the devoted wife for 64 years of Richard B. Greel. Born on May 6, 1927 in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late George D. and Helen A. (Drohan) Wise. Norma spent her childhood in Lynn, Swampscott and Georgetown before her family returned to their roots in Gloucester where she graduated from Gloucester High School in 1945. Her proudest achievement was graduating as a Registered Nurse in the last class of the Addison Gilbert Hospital School of Nursing in 1948, followed by a fulfilling career as a nurse supervisor. She was an active member of the Addison Gilbert Alumnae Association for many years. After many years working at local blood banks, she was appointed an American Red Cross Nurse in 1968.

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    Jul 3, 2014
  • Stanley E. Landergren, 61

    Gloucester, MA — Stanley E. Landergren, Jr., son of Natalie Landergren and the late Stanley E. Landergen, Sr., passed away at his home Tuesday morning, the 1st of July 2014, after a long illness. During his last few years, he was expertly cared for by Mrs. Karen O'Donnell, for which his family is very grateful. Stanley was an avid golfer and runner, and had completed the Boston Marathon. He was also a musician and artist. He is survived by his brother, David Landergren and sister, Nancy Silvis; his nieces, Jessica and Kimberly Silvis and nephew, Geoffrey Silvis; his aunts, Barbara (wife of John Bishop) and Francis Grier; his uncle, Charles S. Neal and numerous cousins.

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    Jul 3, 2014
  • Wesley C.J. Schuster, 90

    Gloucester — Wesley C. J. Schuster, 90, of 6 Grandview Road, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at his home. He was the husband of Helen C. (Josephson) Schuster.

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  • Wednesday, July 2, 2014
  • J. Christopher "Chris" Aiello

    Ipswich — J. Christopher “Chris” Aiello, 51, formerly of Gloucester, died unexpectedly at his residence on Sunday, June 29, 2014.

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  • Joseph A. Paradis Jr., 91

    Spring Hill, Fl — Joseph A. Paradis Jr., 91, formerly of Rockport, passed away recently at his home in Spring Hill, Fla. He was the husband of the late Barbara K. (Foster) Paradis, who died in June of 1998.

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    Jul 2, 2014
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2014
  • Salvatore T. Lupo

    Gloucester, MA — Salvatore "Sam" T. Lupo of Gloucester, Mass., passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014, following a six-month struggle with illness, with his children by his side.

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  • Monday, June 30, 2014
  • Wilfred "Buster" Beauparlant, 82

    Boynton Beach, FL — Wilfred “Buster” Beauparlant, of Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of Gloucester, Mass., and husband of Grace Beauparlant (Frontiero), passed away on June 27, 2014, after a three-year, courageous battle against multiple myeloma.

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    Jun 30, 2014 1 Photo
  • Thursday, June 26, 2014
  • Ivan B. Frost, 88

    Gloucester — Ivan B. Frost, 88, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in the Seacoast Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, following a brief illness. He was the loving husband of the late Shirley L. (Sylvester) Frost, who died in 2002.

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  • Wednesday, June 25, 2014
  • Eli Wallach, veteran character actor dies at 98

    NEW YORK -- Eli Wallach, the raspy-voiced character actor who starred in dozens of movies and Broadway plays over a remarkable and enduring career has died. He was 98. The actor's son, Peter Wallach, confirmed Tuesday that his father passed away Mond

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    Jun 25, 2014
  • Cynthia J. Coll, 54

    Gloucester — Cynthia J. (Amero) Coll, 54, of Gloucester, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, following a courageous battle with brain cancer. Cindy's family and close friends were by her side through this illness, and amazingly, her strength was her gift to them all.

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    Jun 25, 2014 1 Photo
  • John M. Ventimiglia, 84

    Colorado Springs, CO — John M. Ventimiglia, 84, son of the late Frank and Madeline (Scola) Ventimiglia, passed away on June 2, 2014, in Colorado Springs, Colo., surrounded by his family.

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    Jun 25, 2014 1 Photo
  • William R. Robinson, 66

    Manchester - by - the - Sea — William "Billy" Robert Robinson, 65, of Chicago, Ill., and formerly of Manchester-by-the-Sea, passed away on Monday, March 31, 2014, in Chicago. He was born in Beverly on December 14, 1948, and was the son of the late Clayton and Stella (Tomasewski) Robinson. Bill graduated from Manchester-by-the-Sea High School, Class of 1966.

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  • Tuesday, June 24, 2014
  • Anastasia M. Beebe, 91

    Rockport, MA — Anastasia Mary (Curran) Beebe, 91, of Rockport, Mass., passed away on Wednesday, June 18, at Addison Gilbert Hospital in Gloucester, Mass., after a brief illness.

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    Jun 24, 2014 1 Photo
  • Jayne Murray Bernier, 59

    Essex — Jayne Murray Bernier, 59, of Essex, formerly of Rockport, and beloved wife of Arthur T. Bernier Jr. of Essex, formerly of Rockport, passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014, following a long battle with cancer.

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    Jun 24, 2014
  • Monday, June 23, 2014
  • Jayne Murray Bernier, 59

    Essex — Jayne Murray Bernier, 59, of Essex, formerly of Rockport, and beloved wife of Arthur T. Bernier Jr. of Essex, formerly of Rockport, passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014, following a long battle with cancer.

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    Jun 23, 2014
  • Laura S. Murray, 87

    Gloucester, MA — Laura S. (Kallio) Murray, 87, of Gloucester, wife of the late Philip Murray, passed away in her home, with her loving family at her side, on Friday afternoon, June 20, 2014, after an extended illness. Laura was born on November 24, 1926, and was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Selma (Tuohino) Kallio.

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    Jun 23, 2014
  • Mary A. (Ruma) Claar, 85

    Danvers — Mrs. Mary A. (Ruma) Claar, 85, of Danvers, beloved wife of Charles E. Claar Jr., died Thursday, June 19, at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by her family.

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  • Saturday, June 21, 2014
  • Dorothy E. (Maskell) Reardon Perkio, 94

    Gloucester — Dorothy E. (Maskell) Reardon Perkio, 94, formerly a resident of Poplar Park for 30 years, died peacefully Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at the Seacoast Nursing & Rehabilitation Center with family by her side. She was the wife of the late Emil O. Perkio, who died in July of 1975.

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  • Friday, June 20, 2014
  • Christopher Hail, 76

    Christopher Hail, 76, of Rockport, Mass., died on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, after courageously and gracefully living with cancer. Born in Cheyenne, Wyo. on June 15, 1938, he was the son of Col. Clebert and Martha Hail of Sausalito, Calif.

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    Jun 20, 2014 1 Photo

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