Obituaries

MARLBORO — The Sisters of the Assumption mourn the loss of Sr. Irene Audet, formerly known as Sr. Antoine-des-Anges, who passed away at Marie Esther Health Center in Marlboro, on Sunday, May 28, 2017. She was a native of Salem, the daughter of Yvonne (Bedard) Audet and Joseph Audet. Sr. Irene...
ORANGE — Rose M. (Fisher)(Fitch) Allison, 84, formerly of East River Street, died on Monday, May 29, 2017, in Angier, N.C., following a period of illness. Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange, is assisting the family with local arrangements.
ORANGE — Thomas E. Mell Jr., 53, of Summit Street, died unexpectedly at home on Monday, May 29, 2017, after being stricken ill. Funeral arrangements are pending with Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange.
GARDNER — Pauline T. (Gagne) Kacian, 84, of Gardner, and formerly of Westminster, died peacefully Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Applewood Home for Elders of Athol. Pauline was born in Gardner on Dec. 4, 1932, the daughter of the late Leo and Loretta (Rouleau) Gagne. She graduated from Gardner...
ATHOL — Richard G. Valley Jr., 58, of Athol, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at home. Richard was born on March 21, 1959, in Athol. He lived in Athol all his life. He graduated from Athol High School with the class of 1977. He worked at many local supermarkets after high school as well as...
NEW SALEM — Shirley M. (Godfrey) Svetaka, 89, passed away on May 24, 2017, at Athol Hospital. She grew up in New Salem and retired there in 1982. She was born in New Salem Feb. 2, 1928, the daughter of Elsie (Carlson) and Wallace Godfrey Sr. In 1945, Shirley graduated from New Salem Academy...
ATHOL — Graveside services for Marilyn E. Willey were held Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Silver Lake Cemetery. Rev. Freda Maier officiated. A reception followed in Fellowship Hall at the Starrett Memorial Methodist Church, Athol. Higgins O’Connor Funeral Home, 146 Main St., Athol, directed...
ORANGE — Justin Neal Carter, 33, of Orange, died on Aug. 7, 2016. He is being buried Saturday, May 27, at 11 a.m., at South Cemetery in Orange. Friends and family are welcome. 
PETERSHAM — Carolyn A. (Meuse) Minty, 74, of Tom Swamp Road, died on Tuesday afternoon, May 23, 2017, at Heywood Hospital in Gardner. Born in South Athol on Feb. 1, 1943, she was a daughter of Robert and Thelma (Sawin) Meuse and grew up in Athol and graduated from Athol High School. On Sept....
ATHOL — Funeral services for Robert E. Lillie Jr. were held Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in the Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, Orange.   Rev. Jeff Lillie officiated. Several friends and family members shared memories. Burial with full Military Honors followed in Silver Lake Cemetery, Athol...

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