North Reading Obituaries

Jeanne C. Tagliamonte

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Taught at Hilltop Nursery School Published in the January 19, 2017 edition NORTH READING – Jeanne C. (Channell) Tagliamonte of North Reading died on Jan. 3. She was the beloved wife of 44 years to Michael Tagliamonte. She was the sister of Marie (Channell) Bowers and John Channell; Mother of Melissa (Tagliamonte) Delin and Lauren Tagliamonte, both of New Hampshire; beloved grandmother of Olivia Delin. Jeanne is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is predeceased by her parents, Leslie and Leone (Auger) Channell....

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Lucy Walker, 98

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Worked as a welder in World War II Published in the January 19, 2017 edition Lucy (Dinn) Walker – 98, of Salem, formerly of Stoneham, North Reading, Dorchester and Gloucester, died Thursday, January 12, at The Lafayette in Marblehead. Born in Gloucester, MA on November 8, 1918, she was the daughter of the late James and Mary Lillian (Carew) Dinn. Lucy was raised in Gloucester and Dorchester and graduated from St. Patrick’s High School in Boston. Lucy worked as a housekeeper at Carney Hospital in Dorchester and during World War II as a welder....

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Nancy M. White, 81

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Worked at Kitty’s, which her family owned Published in the January 19, 2017 edition NORTH READING — Nancy M. (LeFave) White, 81, of North Reading and formerly of Wakefield, died Saturday, January 14, at Winchester Hospital, after a brief illness. She was the loving wife of the late George J. White Sr. Born in Wakefield on July 18, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Laurence and Marion (Doucette) LeFave. Nancy was raised and attended school in Wakefield. She had been a resident of North Reading for the past 55 years. Nancy worked for...

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Frederick Rich, 81

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Korea veteran, loved antique cars Published in the January 19, 2017 edition LADY LAKE, Fla. – Frederick W. Rich, 81, of Lady Lake, FL, formerly of Moultonborough, NH, passed away peacefully on January 7, at his home. Mr. Rich retired as a manager of Installation and Maintenance for Nynex, which later became Verizon, after 30 years of service. He was a native of Everett, MA, born to Frederick Harold Rich and Dorothy R. Donovan Rich. Fred served his country proudly in the US Army during the Korean War. He was an antique car buff,...

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Helen Bellino Moore, 83

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Businesswomen, enjoyed singing Published in the January 19, 2017 edition Helen Bellino Moore, age 83, who lived more than fifty years in Wilmington, passed away peacefully, following a courageous battle with cancer, on January 8, at her Mesa, Arizona home, surrounded by her three sons Patrick, Wesley and Michael as well as her two remaining siblings Anna Bellino Defeo and Dolores Bellino Kittredge. Helen was the cherished daughter of the late Pasquale and Anna Bellino, formerly of North Reading, who were turn of the century immigrants from...

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Geraldine K. Romano, 74

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Passionate about sports, grandchildren Published in the January 19, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD — Geraldine K. (Ragucci) Romano, known as “Gerry” to her family and friends, currently of Lynnfield and formally of North Reading, Revere, Malden and Boston, died peacefully supported by her loving family on Jan. 14, 2017. She was 74 years old. Born in Boston on Oct. 26, 1942, she was the loving daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Gianinno) Ragucci. Gerry was raised in the North End of Boston and attended school at St. Anthony’s and Julie...

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Marion Lohnes, 87

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North Reading Congregational Church member Published in the January 12, 2017 edition SOUTH CHATHAM -Marion G. (Downie) Lohnes, 87, of Kittys Lane, died Friday, January 6, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Georges Mills, NH. She was born in Medford on October 31, 1929 the daughter of Harold and Norma (Mood) Downie. She graduated from Medford High School and lived in North Reading for several years before moving to South Chatham in 1987. For the past three years she spent most of her time in NH. After graduating from high school Marion worked in...

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Marcia Costanza, 84

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Former League of Women Voters president Published in the January 12, 2017 edition NORTH READING – Marcia E. (Van Deusen) Costanza – 84, of North Reading, died Sunday, January 8, 2017, at the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington. She was the beloved wife of the late Ralph P. Costanza, Sr. Born in Randolph, VT on September 24, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Jesse (Hitchcock) Van Deusen. Marcia was a graduate of South Royalton High School in Vermont and she attended the University of Vermont. She was a...

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Ellen Raso, 78

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Accountant and grandmother of eight Published in the January 12, 2017 edition NORTH READING – Ellen M. (Donnelly) Raso – 78, of North Reading, formerly of Medford and Charlestown, died at her home on Friday, January 6, 2017. She was the beloved wife of the late Anthony P. Raso. Born in Boston, MA on March 4, 1938. She was the daughter of the late John T. and Anna M. (Warren) Donnelly. Ellen graduated from grade school at St. Mary’s in Charlestown, High School from Cardinal Cushing in Boston and she received an Accounting...

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Margaret T. Lannon, 96

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Former competitive swimmer Published in the January 12, 2017 edition NORTH READING – Margaret T. “Peggy” Lannon was born in Medford on August 5, 1920, and passed away peacefully on January 3, 2017. She was the beloved daughter of William Lawrence and Maryellen (Coss) Davis. Beloved wife of the late William E. Lannon. She is survived by daughters Donna McConaghy of Methuen, Debbie and husband Richard LeGrow of North Reading, Jill and husband Keith Russo of Guilford, CT, sons Jeff Lannon and wife Lauren of Franklin, and William E. Lannon,...

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