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OBITUARY: Diroohy Kafulides, 88, loved by children and grandchildren

Diroohy D. (Antaramian) Kafulides of Plymouth, formerly of Wrentham, died December 10 at the age of 88. The beloved wife of the late Stephen Kafulides, she is survived by her daughters Irene Markos, and Stephanie Sage and her husband Kevin of Plymouth. She also leaves her four grandchildren Michelle Johnson, Kimberly Gallagher and Jonathan and Matthew Markos and four great grandchildren James, Stephen and Ryan Gallager and Aaron Johnson. There are no visiting hours. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, December 13 at the Mass. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Marietta Brewster, 92, teacher, artist and equestrienne

Marietta “Lalla” Withington Brewster lifted off this earthly plain on November 30. The planet probably shifted a bit the day she was born in Brookline on Lincoln’s birthday, February 12, 1920. She lived most of her 92, almost 93 years in Plymouth with the exception of four years in Skaneateles, New York. She was a force of nature, the eldest daughter of a loving family of, eventually, nine siblings. Educated at the Chestnut Hill School, Beaver Country Day School and the Elliot-Pearson School for Nursery Education, she was a teacher into the very depth of her bones. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Margaret Crowell, 91, owned hair salon, loved baking pies

Margaret (Maggie) E. Crowell, died December 5, 2012. A resident of Manomet for 70 years, Margaret was born in Seekonk on December 4, 1921. She was the daughter of the late Emily and Joseph Souza. She was pre-deceased by her husband, of 63 years, Leslie (Let) Crowell and one son Richard Crowell of Manomet. She is survived by two sons, Martin Crowell and wife Muffett Crowell, of Harrison, Maine; Donald Crowell and wife Christine, of Pensacola, Florida; and a daughter Kathleen Mann, of Manomet, 11 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Robert Venezia, Jr., 25, wrestled in high school, loved spending time with his family

Robert Anthony Venezia Jr., 25, of Plymouth died suddenly on November 10 at Jordan Hospital. 
He is survived by his parents Robert Venezia and Rhonda (McIsaac) of Plymouth, his sister Shannon Venezia of Plymouth and his grandparents Lucy Venezia of Marshfield and Ronald and Catherine McIsaac of Marshfield. He also leaves his cherished nieces Riley Venezia and Serenity Clifford and many beloved aunts, uncles and cousins. Robert was born in Quincy and graduated from Plymouth High School where he was the captain of the wrestling team. He had attended Roger Williams University and had worked for Larkin Hathaway of Bridgewater. He enjoyed playing softball, which he played in college but his greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his two nieces. Continue Reading →

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Death of Manomet man under investigation

A Manomet man was found dead in an SUV at the Algonquin Heights apartment complex Saturday morning around 7:30 a.m.

According to Capt. John Rogers, the 25-year-old man was found unresponsive by a friend. He was taken to Jordan Hospital where we was pronounced dead. The cause of death is under investigation, Rogers said. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Edmund Furtado, 83, veteran, barber, golfer

Edmund Furtado of Plymouth, 83, died on October 31 at Boston Medical Center. He is survived by his beloved wife Phyllis (McManus) of Plymouth, his sons Michael of Florida, Kevin of Plymouth and his daughters Deborah Furtado and Cynthia Kennedy, both of Plymouth. He was the father of the late Darryl Furtado. He also leaves 11 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, his brother Robert Furtado of Plymouth and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late David Furtado and Violet Furtado. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: William Holmes, worked for Shaw’s devoted father and grandfater

William H Holmes Jr. of Middleborough died unexpectedly October 8 after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Janet (Birnie) Holmes for 35 years and companion to the late Sandra DiBona for the past several years. He was the loving father of Robin Holmes of Middleborough and her late companion Steve Brady, John Holmes of Plymouth and his wife Lauren (Fralick). He was a devoted grandfather of Joshua Holmes and step-grandfather of Cristin, Andrew, Alex, Sarah and Nick Chichetto. He was the loving brother of Helen (Pat) Holmes, Leonard Holmes and his husband Robert Leach, Theresa Nichols and her husband Al, Adrienne Whiting, Elmer Holmes and his wife Dedra, and the late Rosellen Hopkins. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY:Samuel F. Anastasia, 89, accountant, lobsterman, maker of lemon ice

Samuel F. Anastasia of Plymouth died at home on Oct. 9 at the age of 89. Sam is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Maryellen (Rabideau) of Plymouth and four children: Nan Anastasia of Plymouth; Chuck Anastasia and his wife, V.J, of Barrington, RI; Patti Anastasia and her husband, Tom Spine, of Londonderry, NH; and Marcia Allen and her husband, Peter, of Plymouth. He also leaves five cherished grandchildren: Mike Anastasia and his wife, Rebecca; Nick Anastasia; Emily Anastasia; Graham Allen; and Ian Allen; in addition to his sister, Mildred Winston of Harwich, and many nephews, nieces and cousins. He was the son of the late Charles and Nancy Anastasia. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: James Clapp, 88, veteran, enjoyed boats and time with family

James H. Clapp, of Plymouth, died peacefully at home with family at his side on September 24 at the age of 88. The beloved husband of the late Louise (Jannell), he is survived by his loving children James H. Clapp Jr. of Buford, Geprgoa; Edward M. Clapp and his wife Toni of Kingston, Peter R. Clapp of Plymouth, Susan C. Cecil and her husband Peter of Ft. Collins, Colorado; Dorothy Hodgkins and her husband Douglas of Plymouth and Joseph W. Clapp and his wife Lauren of Marshfield. He also leaves his nine cherished grandchildren and his brother Charles R. Clapp of Stockton Springs, Maine. He was the brother of the late Augustus Clapp Jr.

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OBITUARY: Mark Gilmartin, 74, veteran, enjoyed fishing and gardening

Mark J. Gilmartin, 74, died unexpectedly at Jordan Hospital, September 18. He was the beloved husband of Sally J. (Harlow) Gilmartin of Plymouth, the father of Mark Gilmartin of New Market, Maryland, Peter Gilmartin of Easton, Kent Gilmartin of Sand Springs, Oklahoma and Erica Lunn of Coatesville, Pennsylvania. He also leaves sisters Ellen Smithson of Halifax, and Sally Nelson of Carver, five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Mark was born in Rockland the son of Peter and Hilda (Chase) Gilmartin. He graduated from Rockland High School and served two years in the U.S. Army. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Cynthia Hadaway, 47, loved theater, shopping and her “softies.”

Cynthia “Cindy-Loo” Marie Hadaway, 47, died peacefully on September 6. Cindy was predeceased by her father, Charles Hadaway, mother Marie (Vaughan) Hadaway, step-mother Charlene Hadaway-Heath and sister Charlene Hadaway Bass. She is survived by her brothers: Jimmy and Bobby Dupuis and her sisters: Jill Hadaway, Carrie Hadaway; Heather MacKenzie, Jolene Ciccone, Bonnie Hadaway VanBuskirk, and Maryjane Hadaway. The Hadaway family would like to extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to all of Cindy’s caregivers, nurses, doctors, volunteers and friends at Radius Health Care Center in Plymouth whom lovingly cared for Cindy for over 40 years. Cindy loved to take day trips to the mall, shopping, going to the theater, her parakeets, and her “softies.” Cindy –Loo’s contagious laugh and beautiful smile will be missed and remembered by all who knew her. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Peter Ginnetty, 59, worked at Pilgrim Station, volunteer

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Peter Ginnetty, 59, died at home on August 20 surround=
ed by his loving family.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>He is survived by his beloved wife Peggy (Darcy) of Pl=
ymouth, his son Sean of Plymouth and his daughters Karen Lancer of Norton a=
nd Erin Ginnetty of East Wareham. He also leaves his brothers and sisters A=
rthur, Cathy Ierardi, Paul, Patricia Ierardi, Maureen Sullivan, Neil, John =
and Jane Smallcomb, and his three cherished grandchildren, Liam, Ryan and M=
olly.</p>
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OBITUARY: Mark Raymond, 57, loved cars and music

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Mark S. Raymond, 57, of Manomet, died at the Golden Li=
ving Center Oakhill in Middleboro on August 8.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Mark was born in Plymouth, the son of Kenneth and Glor=
ia (Richardson) Raymond. He went to Plymouth Schools and loved cars, music =
and walking. He leaves his brothers David and Richard Raymond of Plymouth, =
his sisters Marcia Tolonen of Plymouth and Linda Raymond of St. Petersburg,=
Florida. He also leaves several nieces and nephews and his best buddy, nep=
hew Michael Raymond of Cedarville.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>A graveside service was held at the Manomet Cemetery o=
n Saturday August 11. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Steven P. Salgado, Sr. , 58, loved cars, sports and family

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Steven P. Salgado, Sr. of Wareham, formerly of Plymout=
h, died on July 24 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston at the age o=
f 58.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>He is survived by his beloved wife of 31 years, Sandra=
(Ehney) Salgado of Wareham and his children April-Marie Daniels and her hu=
sband Stephen Daniels of McGuire Air Force , New Jersey and Steven Salgado =
Jr. of Plymouth and Amber Salgado of Plymouth. He also leaves his brother D=
avid Salgado and his sisters Janice Reilly and Diane Furtado all of Plymout=
h and his cherished granddaughters Isabella Daniels and Avah Salgado. Broth=
er of the late James Salgado. He was the son of the late Lee and Manuel Sal=
gado of Plymouth.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Steven was born and lived most of his life in Plymouth=
and was a produce manager at Shaw&#39;s Supermarket. He enjoyed travel=
ing, sports, and going to car shows and rebuilding older cars. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Paul A. Paul A. Giaccaglia, 67, veteran, loved family, act=

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Paul A. Giaccaglia, 67, of Plymouth, died at New Engla=
nd Medical Center on July 14.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>He was the beloved husband of Jacqueline (Becker) Giac=
caglia of Plymouth and the loving father of Patricia and Denise of Plymouth=
. He was also the brother of Pauline Werner and her husband Robert of Mesa,=
Arizona and the Late Rita Smith. He also leaves his sister in-law Pamela B=
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<p dir=3D”ltr”>Paul was born in Plymouth to Dario and Lillian (Jouber=
t) Giaccaglia. He graduated from Plymouth High School in 1963 and Franklin =
Institute in 1967. Paul served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Paul A. Paul A. Giaccaglia, 67, veteran, loved family, active in church

Paul A. Giaccaglia, 67, of Plymouth, died at New England Medical Center on July 14. He was the beloved husband of Jacqueline (Becker) Giaccaglia of Plymouth and the loving father of Patricia and Denise of Plymouth. He was also the brother of Pauline Werner and her husband Robert of Mesa, Arizona and the Late Rita Smith. He also leaves his sister in-law Pamela Becker two nephews Stephen and Jeffrey Werner. 
Paul was born in Plymouth to Dario and Lillian (Joubert) Giaccaglia. He graduated from Plymouth High School in 1963 and Franklin Institute in 1967. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Maureen Ann Bedard, 54, enjoyed kayaking and photography

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Maureen Ann Bedard, 54, of Manomet died at home on May=
28.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>She was the beloved wife of 25 years of Peter Bedard, =
and a loving step-mom to Anthony Viola of Manomet and Stephen Burton of Fit=
chburg. She was the sister of Nancy and her husband Dennis Fratus of Plymou=
th, Michael and his wife Marie Klimchuk of Virginia, Marcia and her husband=
Robert Coyle of Florida, David and his wife Donna Klimchuk of Virginia, an=
d Patti Viola of Massachusetts. She also leaves several nieces and nephews.=
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<p dir=3D”ltr”>Maureen was born in Brockton the daughter of Walter an=
d Jeanne Marie Klimchuk. She graduated from Plymouth Carver High School in =
1976. Maureen was a waitress at Breakfast Nook in Wareham. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Sophie Borkowski, 91, nurses aide, worked for Catholic Cha=

<p dir=3D”ltr”>Sophie (Wojtkowski) Borkowski, 91, of Plymouth, died a=
t home on May 9.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>She was the beloved wife of the late William G. Borkow=
ski and is survived by her sons Charles of Plymouth, Gary of New York and S=
tephen of Providence and her daughter Sharon Skowron of Connecticut. She al=
so leaves her cherished granddaughter Samantha and two great grandchildren,=
Elora and Michael.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>She was the mother of the late William Borkowski Jr an=
d was one of 13 children. Sophie worked for Catholic Charities for 22 years=
until she was 89 and also worked as a nurse=E2=80=99s aide. She was a memb=
er of the TAPS, the Bonnie Seniors and the Wareham CB Club.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Visiting hours will be held at the Richard Davis Funer=
al Home, 619 State Road, Manomet on Friday May 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. A privat=
e burial will be held at a later date.</p>
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OBITUARY: Sophie Borkowski, 91, nurses aide, worked for Catholic Charities

Sophie (Wojtkowski) Borkowski, 91, of Plymouth, died at home on May 9. She was the beloved wife of the late William G. Borkowski and is survived by her sons Charles of Plymouth, Gary of New York and Stephen of Providence and her daughter Sharon Skowron of Connecticut. She also leaves her cherished granddaughter Samantha and two great grandchildren, Elora and Michael. She was the mother of the late William Borkowski Jr and was one of 13 children. Sophie worked for Catholic Charities for 22 years until she was 89 and also worked as a nurse’s aide. Continue Reading →

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