Natalie A. Hill passed away on February 12, 2020, in her home in Malden, Mass.
Natalie was born in Winchester, Mass., on January 27, 1967, the daughter of Jacqueline V. Wool of Concord, Mass., and the late Robert G. Hill. She was the step-daughter of the late Sheldon M. Wool. Natalie graduated from Winchester High School in 1985, received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1989, and was awarded her Master of...
Sonja Loney age 94 a long-time resident of Westford and more recently of Fitchburg passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Emerson Hospital in Concord.
Born on August 17, 1925 in Westford, MA she was the daughter of the late Russian immigrants Wasil and Alexandra (Schovich) Belida. Raised and educated in Westford, she married Major John Loney in 1946.
Sonja had a successful and rewarding career as a cost accountant for...
Chase Christian Bjork, age 18, of Concord, MA passed away on Thursday, January 30th, 2020. He was born at Emerson Hospital in Concord, MA on August 21, 2001. Chase lived in Concord and became a vibrant member of the community, attending the Concord public school system and later the Waldorf High School of Massachusetts Bay in Belmont.
Chase was well-known and loved by many. He had a personal mission of spreading happiness and love to those...
Hugues J. P. Ryser age 93, passed away on Friday January 24th, 2020, at his home in Concord MA.
Hugues Jean-Paul Ryser, son of Ernest and Marthe Ryser, was born in St. Imier, Switzerland on June 11, 1926. He received medical and doctoral degrees from the University of Bern before coming to Boston in 1958 to assume a research position at MGH. He subsequently held faculty positions at Harvard Medical School and the University of Maryland...
Christopher Burt Brown of Concord, Massachusetts, died unexpectedly on January 23, 2020.
Born January 9, 1949 in Jamaica, Queens, New York, to Patricia and Moody Brown, Chris was the first of what became a family of four siblings. At the behest of the Navy, the young family crossed the Atlantic to London for a few years where Chris attended Eton pre-school, before returning to eventually settle in Pittsfield, MA. Through the years growing up...
Sharon Ann Clark, age 63, of West Concord Massachusetts, formerly of Sudbury and Acton, died suddenly in her sleep on Thursday, January 9th at her home. Born on June 26, 1956 in Boston, Massachusetts, she is survived by her father, Richard C. B. (Rik) Clark and her stepmother, Alexandra (Sandy) Clark of Osterville, Massachusetts, her Sister, Susan Clark McMahon, of Acton and her brother, Ted Clark and his wife, Robin, of Needham. Sharon was...
On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 Jacklyn Marie Luedee, loving wife, mother, sister and aunt passed away at the age of 75. Jackie was born on July 7th, 1944 in Waterbury, CT to John and Harriet (Kirpas) Witkoski. Jackie was a warm, kind and generous person with a big heart, especially loved by nieces and nephews whom she always remembered on every birthday and milestone.
Jackie was a talented decorator and kept an impeccable home. She loved...
Benjamin R. Stahl of Hudson and Teaticket, Massachusetts, formerly of Sudbury, MA, died at home, January 5, 2020, surrounded by family. Ben's death released him from grieving that of his lifelong partner, Shirley Dell Stahl, who died December 23, 2019.
Born December 10, 1927, in Delmar, Maryland on his grandfather's farm, to Howard Trapp and Pauline Robinson Stahl, Ben grew up in Allentown, PA. The bevy of doting aunts who helped to raise him...
Rose Mary Crampton of Lowell, formerly of Concord MA, passed away peacefully at Dyouville Senior Care in Lowell, MA on December 29, 2019. She was 78 years young.
Born July 18, 1941 in Lowell, MA to Andrew (Red) and Dorothy (Dot) Stasiowski. She graduated from Lowell High in 1959 and went on to careers as a highly efficient legal secretary and then as a secretary in the Semi-conductor physics lab at Hanscom Field in Bedford, MA.
Our beloved son Luke passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on December 27, 2019 at the age of 29.
For all who knew him, Luke was a very bright light, full of fun, with many friends he loved and who loved him. He attended the Fenn School Concord MA, Lawrence Academy Groton MA, and the University of Vermont where he graduated in 2013.
Luke had an adventuring spirit and loved to travel. He had spent time in Europe, Australia,...
Karen Smith Lord, age 70, of Lexington, died on December 23. 2019. Beloved mother of Allison Kim (Lord) and her husband, Steve Rosefort. Adoring grandmother of Alina and Halle. She is also survived by her sister Nancy Smith. Karen was pre-deceased by her husband, Henry Lord, her mother, Marie Smith, her father, William Smith and her brother-in-law David Kendall.
Karen enjoyed gardening, reading, watching British sitcoms, the company of...
Shirley Dell Stahl of Hudson and Teaticket, Massachusetts, formerly of Sudbury, MA, died unexpectedly December 23, 2019 after a brief illness.
Born May 26, 1929, in Charlotte, North Carolina, to Edward and Virginia Dell, Shirley spent most of her childhood in Miami, Florida. As a young child, she would sit in the front church pew focusing intently on the sermon. Called as her parents were to spread God's word, she practiced preaching to the...
Ann (Anna Margaret Sells) Jacobs of Stow, MA, formerly of Concord, died peacefully on December 14, 2019. She was 87 years old.
Ann was born in Freeborn County, MN in 1932 and raised on the family farm, helping her father tend the crops and fostering her lifelong love of animals. She graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1954, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education. After college, her teaching career spanned nearly four...
Jeffrey W. Como, Sr. age 57 of Concord formerly of Stow and Waltham passed away on December 13, 2019 after a lengthy illness.
Born in Cambridge on March 4, 1962 he was the son of Ronald Como and the late Joyce Drobot Como. Jeffrey enlisted in the United States Marines and upon his return home he married, started a family then, attended Mass Bay Community College studying Business Administration where he made the Dean's list.
James Walter Spindler, a resident of Lincoln, Massachusetts since 1968, died on December 7, 2019 at the age of 80. From 1968 to 1979 he practiced law in Boston with Hale and Dorr (now WilmerHale), concentrating on securities and mergers and acquisitions work. In 1979 he became the first in-house counsel for Computervision Corporation, a tech company based in Bedford, Mass. Beginning in 1985 he pioneered the provision of legal services as...
Maureen Theresa Foley age 69 of West Groton formerly of Westford passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at her residence at Rivercourt Apartments in West Groton.
Born in Dorchester on December 15, 1949 she was the daughter of the late Joseph J. and Norma M. (Foley) Foley, she was raised and educated in Dorchester graduating from St. Thomas High School.
Maureen worked for many years as a computer programmer for Fidelity Investments...
James G. "Jimmy" Howshan age 93 and long-time Concord resident passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Emerson Hospital following a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of the late Helen M. (Antognoni) Howshan who died in 1992.
Born in Lawrence, MA on March 10, 1926 he was the son of the late Melaki and Naheen (Humsey) Howshan. Jimmy graduated from Lawrence High School and soon enlisted in the United States Navy where he proudly...
Dolores M. (Piacitelli) (Curro) Fullen age 85 of Stow formerly of Concord passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019 at Wingate of Sudbury. She was the wife of the late Ronald W. Fullen.
Born in Newton, MA on November 24, 1933 she was the daughter of the late John and Rose (Vernil) Piacitelli both Italian immigrants.
Dolores was raised and educated in Arlington, she married (Curro) and settled in Concord. She was a devoted and loving mother...
Brooks Tyler Heymann, 58, passed peacefully on November 14th in Framingham MA.
Born February 4 1961 in Morristown NJ, he was a 1988 graduate of Cornell University.
Brooks was the sole proprietor of Ty's Pies in Natick and Framingham, a purveyor of pizza and subs for over 25 years. He was a superb cook and hard worker, loved by all of his family.
Brooks was preceded by his father Hans Sr., mother Jeanne, and sister Mary Shell. He is...
Ann Brace of Concord, Mass., died peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at the Gardens at Newbury Court. She was 85.
Born Marion Brooks Huggins, on July 29, 1934 to Elise and Gordon Huggins. Known to her friends and family as Ann or Annie, she grew up in Concord on Westford Road with her sister, Christina Huggins and her brother, Kenneth Huggins.
In 1960, she married Lloyd DeWitt Brace, Jr. of Dover, Mass., son of Lloyd DeWitt Brace and...