Sandra Thomson

Jun 3, 2024

Sandra Thomson, of Williamsburg, Massachusetts, and Casavells, Spain, died on June 3, 2024, in Burlington, Mass. She was 67.

Sandy was born with a congenital heart defect that at the time could not be repaired, and the original prognosis was grim—her doctors believed she likely wouldn’t make it to 20. The condition caused significant challenges—especially in later years—but it also led...

Dorothy C. Daniell

Jun 2, 2024

Dorothy C. Daniell, age 95, of Concord, passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2024, at Rivercrest Long-Term Care facility in Concord. She is survived by her husband of 73 years, Warren F. Daniell, Jr., and their daughter, Beth Daniell.

Dorothy Copeland was born in Stamford, CT, on September 19, 1928, the daughter of the late Russell N. and Alice (Danver) Copeland.

After...

Albert Formaggio

May 19, 2024

Albert Formaggio, 85, of Maynard, passed away in Concord on Sunday, May 19, 2024. He was the loving and devoted husband of Pietra (Battista) Formaggio.

He was born in San Cono, Catania, Italy, on February 4, 1939, the son of the late Giuseppe Formaggio and Francesca Volpe.

Albert moved to the United States in the late 1950s, settling in Pennsylvania and then...

Maurice Leo Torti

May 13, 2024

Maurice “Moe” Leo Torti Jr., 92, of Lincoln, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2024, at his residence. 

Maurice Leo Torti, Jr., was born in 1931 in Memphis, TN, to Maurice Leo Torti and Leah Glidewell Torti. 

He earned Bachelor's, Master’s, and doctorate degrees in mechanical engineering and materials sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  At MIT, he lettered in crew...

Elizabeth Horrocks Wilson

May 10, 2024

Elizabeth “Libby”(Horrocks) Wilson, 87, passed away at her home in Concord, MA on May 10, 2024.

 

Born November 1, 1936 in Philadelphia, Libby was the younger daughter of Elizabeth and Thomas Horrocks and grew up sharing wonderful times with her beloved sister, Jean. She also lived in Connecticut and Michigan, where she attended the Kingswood School of Cranbrook, before graduating from...

Newel Mansfield Cantrill

May 9, 2024

Newel Mansfield Cantrill, 90, a long-time resident of Carlisle, MA, passed away peacefully at home on May 9, 2024, with his loving family by his side. He was the loving and devoted husband of Donna Lee (Sadler) Cantrill for 68 years.

Newel Mansfield Cantrill was born on March 17, 1934, in Asa, KY, a son of the late Mason and Birtie...

Susan Hall Eckel

May 6, 2024

Susan Hall Eckel, who taught scores of elementary school students during a decades-long career as a teacher in Concord, Massachusetts, died in Boston, on May 6, 2024. She was 82.Born January 6, 1942, in Port Chester, New York, to Robert Russell Hall and Jean Collins, Sue, as she was widely known, grew up in Riverside, Connecticut, where she was known...

Lorian Rounsevell Brown

Apr 23, 2024

Lorian Rounsevell Brown died after a long illness due to a degenerative brain disease. She was the oldest child of Robert Vance Brown and Majorie Waldron Brown. Born on March 29, 1941, she is survived by her brother Richard Brown (Susan McClellan) and sister Dory Rice (Kate Olgiotti). She was predeceased by her husband Joseph Urner in 2011.

 

Lorian grew up...

Beryl Louise Gray

Apr 16, 2024

Beryl Louise Gray, of Sudbury, was promoted to glory on Tuesday, April 16, 2024. She was blessed with 94 years of abundant life. 

Beryl was born in Newton, MA on December 12, 1929, to Clarence Rudolf Pieterse and Hildred Christina (Hebb) Pieterse. Raised in Watertown, Beryl graduated from high school in 1947 and at the age of 19, she met her...

Robert Freeman Whitman

Apr 9, 2024

Robert Freeman Whitman  (Bob), of Newbury Court in Concord, MA, died at home on April 9, 2024, at the age of 98. He was born in Boston, MA on July 9, 1925, to Alfred Freeman Whitman, the Executive Director of the Children's Aid Association, and Fanny Marie Whitman (Whitman), a social worker.  He graduated from Brown and Nichols School in...