Obituaries

CHARLES A. BEANE
p> WILMINGTON, Del. — Charles Alfred Beane, 85, of Wilmington, Del., passed away peacefully on Feb. 6, 2016, at Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care at Christiana Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Ware, Mass., he was the son of the late Elsa Ohlson and James Beane. Charles...
ATHOL — A Mass of Christian burial for Anne O’Brien was held Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Our Lady Immaculate Church, Athol. Rev. Edwin Montana, pastor of Our Lady Immaculate, officiated. The organist was Janet Paoletti and soloist was Liz Hume. The draping of the funeral pall was done by Fay Ott...
GERALDA M. DUDA
ATHOL — A Mass of Christian burial for Geralda M. (Chiasson) (Frenette) Duda was held Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Our Lady Immaculate Church. Rev. Edwin Montana, pastor of Our Lady, officiated. The funeral pall was placed on the casket by her sons Paul Frenette and Glenn Frenette. The crucifix was...
ORANGE — A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Saint Mary’s Church in Orange for Richard C. Belsky, 75, who died Jan. 29, 2016, at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield. Fr. Jose Bermudez officiated. Janet Paoletti was the organist, Theresa Bergquist...
ATHOL — Robert F. Troope, age 76, of Athol, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital of Worcester. Robert was born Aug. 25, 1939, in Montague. He is the son of the late John Stark and the late Jenny W. (Adams) Troope. He married Irmgard Kloss on April 24, 1970. Robert grew up in...
ORANGE — Ruth Ann Hutchison, age 73, of Orange, died Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital of Worcester. Ruth Ann was born Dec. 2, 1942, in Fitchburg. She is the daughter of the late Herman C. and the late Ardath (Woollacott) Vieweg. Ruth Ann grew up in Westminster and graduated from...
DONNA A. HARGETT
ORANGE — Donna A. (Bosworth) Hargett, 66, of King James Court, East River Street, died late Monday evening, Feb. 1, 2016, at Quabbin Valley Healthcare in Athol. Born in Gardner on April 8, 1949, she was a daughter of the late Cecil and Electra (Tortensen) Bosworth and graduated from Athol High...
SEMINOLE, Fla. — Edward E. Truehart Sr., of Seminole Fla., passed away on Jan. 24, 2016, following a long illness, at the age of 70. Edward was born on March 4, 1945, to Edmund and Evelyn Truehart of Massachusetts. Edward was an avid Harley rider and his love of the road brought him all around...
LEO D. CHIBAS
TEWKSBURY — Leo D. Chibas, age 94, a World War II veteran, retired sales manager, and a passionate Tewksbury civil servant, died unexpectedly Monday morning, Feb. 1, 2016, at Lowell General Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Elia Marie “Al” (DeSantis) Chibas, with whom he was anticipating...
BARRE — Funeral services for former State Sen. Robert D. Wetmore, 85, of Barre, were held Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in the Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home in Orange. Rev Mark Bariloni, pastor of the Athol-Orange Baptist Church, officiated. The vocalist was Ginny Bailey and the trumpet was...

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