James F. Cunningham

Sep 2, 2022

 We are sad to announce the passing of James F. Cunningham of Lincoln, Massachusetts. He died at age 73 on Friday, September 2, 2022. Jim passed away peacefully with the assistance of hospice after a battle with pancreatic cancer.   Jim was predeceased by his mother and father, Claire Cunningham and Robert M. Cunningham, and he has left behind his...

Ronald Clayton

Aug 27, 2022

Ronald (Ron) Clayton passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 27, 2022. He was a greatly cherished husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. Ron was predeceased by his two beloved wives, Nancy (Lofstedt) Clayton, and Dorothy (Pierce) Morris, and his child Jenna Clayton. He is survived by his children Leslie Clayton, and Jan (Clayton) O’Neil, her husband David and their...

Kenneth William Marriner

Aug 26, 2022

Kenneth William Marriner, Jr. passed away on August 26, 2022 at home. Ken was 91. He was born in Boston on October 27, 1930. He grew up in Pepperell with his parents Kenneth and Mary Marriner and brothers Tom and John.  

Survived by Judy Marriner, his wife; William Marriner, his wife Susan, and their children Jared, Caroline, and Andrew;...

Meghan Sexton O'Neil

Aug 13, 2022

Meghan Reardon (Sexton) O’Neil passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 13, 2022, in the company of her devoted family. She was a greatly loved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Meghan was predeceased by her beloved husband William (Bill) O’Neil and daughter Kathleen O’Neil. She is survived by her son David O’Neil, his wife Jan, their children Sean and...

Onerva Miriam Korhonen

Aug 11, 2022

Onerva Miriam (Watka) Korhonen age 101 of Lincoln passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2022. Onerva faced the world in a positive fashion right to the end, smiling and appreciative of everyone who helped. Predeceased by husbands Edwin (1919-1987) and Edward (1920-2008), mother to Wayne (Margaret), Cynthia, and Dana (Patti); grandmother to Adam (Morgan), Rachel (Keith), Kathryn, and Ethan; great...

Patricia Swallow Pease

Jul 31, 2022

Patricia Swallow Pease died peacefully while sleeping on the afternoon of July 31st at the nursing center at Carleton-Willard Village in Bedford, MA. Born on December 2, 1917, in Yorkshire, England, to Frederick Colin Swallow and Margaret Horn Swallow, Pat lived 104 full years.  The youngest of seven children, she was educated at boarding school and trained for acting at the...

Parker Symmes

Jul 21, 2022

Parker Symmes, of Concord, died peacefully on July 21, 2022 at the age of 96 with his family by his side. He was born on May 17, 1926 to Chandler and Lorna Symmes of Winchester, MA, and grew up on the one remaining parcel of what was originally over 300 acres in Winchester and Woburn granted to Zechariah Symmes, pastor...

Ilse Marianne Lohrer

Jul 15, 2022

Ilse M. Lohrer of Carlisle, MA, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 15, 2022. She was 96.

Ilse was born in Pforzheim, Germany, on July 10, 1926, the eldest daughter of Ferdinand and Hedwig Willadt. After completing her education in Germany, she married George H. Lohrer in 1952 and in 1953 they immigrated to Toronto, Canada. She and...

Betty Lowenthal Levin

Jul 4, 2022



Betty Levin, author of children’s books, professor of children’s literature, and a breeder of Border Collies and sheep, died peacefully on July 4, 2022 at the age of 94, in Lincoln, MA.


The youngest of three children, Betty was born September 10, 1927, in New York City to Max and Eleanor Lowenthal. Max Lowenthal, an attorney, served...

William Robinson Haynes

Jul 2, 2022

God called William Robinson Haynes, Bill, home on July 2, 2022.  Bill was a 58-year Concord resident, most recently of Newbury Court. Bill is survived by his devoted wife, Beatrice (Bea).  They would have celebrated 65 years of marriage on July 14th.   

Bill was born on December 13, 1931, at Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge. He attended Cambridge public schools...