Lynnfield Obituaries

Richard Shea, 84

Posted by on Jun 9, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Richard Shea, 84

Avid golfer lived a full and successful life with his family and friends Published June 9, 2021 NAPLES, Fla. — Richard (Dick) Shea, 84, of Naples, Florida, formerly of Melrose and Osterville, Massachusetts, passed away on May 26, 2021, while surrounded by his loving family, due to complications with Parkinson’s Disease. Dick is survived by his beautiful wife of 62 years, Barbara (Beaudoin) Shea. Five children, 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive Dick. His family includes his son Michael and his wife Lynn Shea of Melrose and their children...

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Gloria F. Hennesey, 79

Posted by on Jun 2, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Gloria F. Hennesey, 79

Known for her sense of humor and rapier wit Published June 2, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Gloria F. Hennessey, nee Hathaway, 79, a nearly 60-year resident of Lynnfield passed away quietly at her home on May 19, 2021. Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of Worton B. and Eileen F. Hathaway and was Worton M. Hathaway’s sister. Gloria graduated from St. Mary’s High School, where she met the love of her life, James J. Hennessey. The couple married in 1965 and resided in Lynnfield following their honeymoon. They never left...

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Thomas Randele

Posted by on May 26, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Thomas Randele

Family man loved golf, luxury cars and cooking Published May 26, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Thomas Randele, 73, of Lynnfield, died Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at his home surrounded by his loving family.Born in Denver, Colorado on July 10, 1947, Tom was the son of the late Edward and Ruthabeth (Krueger) Randele.Tom was raised and educated in Colorado before moving to the East Coast and attending New England College. Tom then split his time between Florida and Boston, where he was the assistant golf pro and teaching pro at Pembroke...

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Barbara Stone, 87

Posted by on May 19, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Barbara Stone, 87

A loving mother, grandmother and loyal friend who always saw the good in people Published May 19, 2021 MELROSE — Barbara (Butler) Stone, 87, formerly of Lynnfield, passed away surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.She was the beloved wife of the late Robert J.W. Stone, with whom she shared 25 years of marriage. She was also the devoted mother of Karen Stone Talwar of New York, New York; Jacqueline Comeau and her husband David of Lynnfield; and Meredith Stone of Middleton. Barbara was...

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Leonard Grady, 94

Posted by on May 12, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Leonard Grady, 94

Decorated WWII veteran, physicist for Army Nuclear Weapons Dept. Published May 12, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Leonard P. Grady, 94, of Lynnfield, died on Friday, May 7, 2021 at the Brudnick Center in Peabody. He was born in Somerville on September 1, 1926 and was the son of the late Alexander and Elizabeth (Brignoli) Grady. Leonard was a double Eagle; he attended both Boston College High School and Boston College. He was a decorated veteran of World War II and worked as a physicist for the U.S. Army Nuclear Weapons...

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John B. Kennedy Jr., 84

Posted by on May 5, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on John B. Kennedy Jr., 84

Former Northrup Associates Real Estate firm owner Published May 5, 2021 DANVERS — John B. Kennedy Jr., 84, of Danvers, formerly of Lynnfield, passed away peacefully on April 27, 2021 at Brightview Senior Living in Danvers. John was born in Boston on Nov. 10, 1936. He was the son of the late John B. Kennedy Sr. and Helen (Donahue) Kennedy. John was a graduate of Sharon High School, Class of 1954. He was the owner of the Northrup Associates Real Estate firm in Lynnfield from 1980 until 2000, and...

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Cynthia Dompier, 83

Posted by on Apr 29, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Cynthia Dompier, 83

Avid collector of vintage dolls and enjoyed gardening Published April 28, 2021 NORTH READING— Cynthia V. (Livingston) Dompier, 83, of Andover and formerly of North Reading, died on Sunday, April 25, 2021, at the Bear Mountain Nursing Center in Reading. She was the beloved wife of the late Gordon R. Dompier. Born in North Reading on July 7, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth and Mary M. (Burrows) Livingston. Cindy was raised and attended school in North Reading, and was a graduate of Reading High School,...

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Edward Wagner Jr., 58

Posted by on Apr 21, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Edward Wagner Jr., 58

He had a love for adventure Published April 21, 2021 READING — Edward J. Wagner Jr., 58, of Reading and formerly of North Reading, died at his home on Friday, April 16, 2021 after a lengthy illness. Born in Melrose on June 23, 1962, he was raised and attended public schools in North Reading. He graduated from the North East Tractor Trailer School. Ed was a truck driver and mechanic for J & M Fast Freight and also worked as a groundskeeper for the town of Lynnfield. He was...

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Aleta Black, 92

Posted by on Apr 7, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Aleta Black, 92

Devoted member and Deacon for Lynnfield Comm. Church Published April 7, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Aleta A. Black, 92, passed away peacefully on April 1, 2021. She would have celebrated her 93rd birthday on Sunday, April 4. Aleta was born in Lincoln (Fredericton) New Brunswick, Canada to Leslie and Helen (Targett) Cail. She was proud to be a Canadian and retain her Canadian citizenship her entire life. Aleta was predeceased in passing by her husband Chester in 2010 and her son-in-law Joseph Proia in 2019. Aleta is survived by her...

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Arthur DeRosa, 90

Posted by on Apr 7, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries | Comments Off on Arthur DeRosa, 90

Korean War Air Force Veteran Published April 7, 2021 CONWAY, N.H. — Arthur R. DeRosa, 90, of Center Conway, New Hampshire, formerly of Lynnfield, died on Saturday, April 3 at his residence in Center Conway surrounded by family. Born in Everett on December 19, 1930, he was the son of the late Angelo A. and Marie T. (Renzulli) DeRosa. Mr. DeRosa was a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1948, and Burdett Business School in Boston. He was a Korean War Air Force veteran. Arthur was a retired...

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