Obituaries

ATHOL — Elizabeth A. (Bezio) North, 78, of South Athol Road, died early Wednesday morning, January 11, 2017 at home following an illness, with her loving family at her side. Born in Wendell on September 7, 1938, she was a daughter of Harold and Kathleen (Tipton) Bezio and grew up in Wendell and...
ATHOL — A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday morning, Jan. 12, at Saint Mary’s Church in Orange for James W. “Jimmy K” Kuszewski, 69, of West Royalston Road, who died early Monday morning, Jan. 9, at home with his loving companion, Jeanne Peay, at his side.  Fr. David Doiron of...
ORANGE — A funeral service was held on Friday morning, Jan. 13, at Witty’s Funeral Home in Orange for Erin I. Pollard, 36, of Cheney Street, who died Jan. 7,  at the University of Massachusetts Memorial Healthcare- campus, in Worcester.  Rev. Edward T. Boren of the North New Salem Congregational...
MELBOURNE, Fla. — David Colton’s memorial service was held on Jan. 7, 2016, at the Ascension Catholic Church in Melbourne, Fla. A large gathering of friends and family was held at his father Richard Colton’s home.  His sister Karen Colton and his mother Shirley Davis Schratter gave the eulogy...
ORANGE — A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 12, 2017, at Saint Mary’s Church in Orange for Marlene A. (DeGara) Allen, 77, of New Athol Road, who died Monday, Jan. 9, at the Glens Falls Hospital in New York.  Fr. Peter Naranjo officiated, Janet Paoletti was the...
ATHOL  — Joseph Doyle, 21 of 26 Green St., Athol, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at home. He was born in Greenfield, on Nov. 1, 1995, the son of the Michael Doyle and Johanna Zambrotta. Joseph grew up in Athol and graduated from Athol High School. He worked at the Athol House of Pizza. He enjoyed...
ATHOL — Ruth L. (Lacey) Brooks, 89, of Athol, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at home. She was born in Stafford, Conn., on Nov. 8, 1927, the daughter of the late Albert and the late Dora (Hulett) Lacey. Ruth grew up in East Longmeadow. She graduated from Springfield Classical High School in 1945....
PHILLIPSTON — Reginald C. Haughton Sr., 79, of Baldwin Hill Road, died peacefully on Jan. 8, 2017, with his loving family at his side. Born on April 5, 1937, he was the son of the late Ida (Gibson) and Harold Haughton and grew up in Athol with his younger sister, Kathie. Reg graduated from Athol...
ATHOL — Elizabeth (Beth) Cummings, 81, of 494 School Street Residences died Jan. 3, 2017, at UMass Memorial Medical Center with family by her side. Beth was born in Norwich, Conn., to Elizabeth (Noyes) and Ralph L. Gibbs. She was proud of her lineage tracing back to William Brewster of the...
ATHOL — Burke P. White, 77, of Athol, passed on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at home after a lengthy illness, with his devoted wife Jean at his side. Burke was born in Marlborough on April 12, 1939, to the late James H. White and the late Phillis J. (Burke) White. He attended Marlborough schools. He...

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