Melrose Obituaries

Doris C. Masiello, 90

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Published in the January 20, 2017 edition MELROSE — Doris C. (Cardillo) Masiello, 90, of Melrose, died peacefully on Tuesday, January 10. Doris was born in Wakefield on May 8, 1926 to Anthony and Mary (Lepore) Cardillo. She was raised in Wakefield and graduated from Wakefield High School in 1945. Doris married the love of her life, Ernest Masiello, on October 16, 1949 at St. Joseph’s Church in Wakefield and they spent 65 wonderful years together. They settled in Melrose after they were married and started their family. Doris was a former...

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Caroline Carleton, 87

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Pediatric nurse worked for Melrose-Wakefield Hospital Published in the January 20, 2017 edition MELROSE — Caroline Faye (Brackett) Carleton, 87, passed away at her home in Melrose on January 14, 2017. Faye was born in Danvers on June 15, 1929 to the late Charles and Helen (Deering) Brackett. She was raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1947 and from Children’s Hospital School of Nursing. Faye played basketball and softball at Melrose High School. Mrs. Carleton was a lifelong resident of Melrose, except for a few...

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Grace A. Murdock, 100

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Published in the January 20, 2017 edition MELROSE — Grace Agnes (Accinni) Murdock, 100, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose. Grace was born in Jersey City and grew up in Boonton, New Jersey. She lived in Montville, New Jersey for most of her life before moving to Massachusetts in 2014. Grace attended Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Grammar School. She met her husband at The Van Raalte Company and became a loving and dedicated homemaker. Grace was a devoted Boston Red Sox fan. She was predeceased by her...

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Kristen Harmon, 34

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Published in the January 20, 2017 edition MELROSE — Kristen Harmon, 34, passed away on Jan. 15, 2017. Kristen lived in Melrose, with her daughter Haley A Harmon and grandparents George E. Harmon and Elizabeth A. (Belmont) Harmon. She was a loving mother and a cherished granddaughter. She was the caring daughter of Michael Keniston of Medford and the late Susan Harmon. She was the sister of Ashley Keniston of Vermont and Michael Keniston Jr. of Medford. She was the goddaughter of Linda Murphy of Lynnfield. She was the niece of the late Philip...

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Arlene Stanton

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Worked at Wyoming Cemetery Published in the January 20, 2017 edition MELROSE — Arlene F. (Waters) Stanton, passed away at the Wingate at Reading Nursing Center on January 13, 2017 with her family by her side. Arlene was the daughter of Frederick and Leila Waters of Bradford, Vermont. She was the beloved wife of Thomas F. Stanton, in which they shared 58 years of marriage. She was the devoted mother of eight children: Frank Stanton of Melrose; Frederick Stanton and his wife Maureen of Pelham, New Hampshire; Priscilla Pennacchio and her husband...

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Concetta Robinson, 82

Posted by on Jan 12, 2017 in Melrose Obituaries | Comments Off

Published in the January 13, 2017 edition. MELROSE — Concetta “Connie” (Rombola) Robinson, a longtime resident of Melrose, passed away at Brigham and Women’s Hospital on Wednesday, January 4, at the age of 82. Born on February 14, 1934, Connie was one of two daughters of the late Ferdinand and Rosa Rombola. She was raised near the coastline of Long Island Sound in Harrison, New York. Connie was a graduate of Harrison High School where she fell in love with her future husband, M. Douglas Robinson. They were married in February of 1957 and...

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Michele Charbonier, 49

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Published in the January 13, 2017 edition. WINCHESTER — Michele Charbonier, 49, a resident of Winchester and formerly of Melrose, passed away peacefully at Winchester Hospital on Sunday, January 8. Michele was born in Malden, one of two children of the late Alfred P. Charbonier and Elaine D. (McLaughlin) Charbonier. She was raised in Melrose, and graduated from Melrose High School, Class of 1985. She was married to Stephen Mazzola and together they had three children, Stephen II, Madison, and Shane. Michele’s life was characterized by her...

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Jean E. Cargill, 72

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Published in the January 13, 2017 edition. WAKEFIELD — Jean E. (Griffin) Cargill, 72, of Wakefield, passed away on January 4. Jean was born in Melrose on October 26, 1944 to Albert and Mary (Seabury) Griffin. She was raised in Wakefield and graduated from Wakefield High School in 1962. Jean was a proud lifelong resident of Wakefield and enjoyed running errands all around town. She was an active member of St. Joseph Church, where she was baptized and was married to her late husband Edwin on October 4, 1969. Jean’s biggest passion in life was...

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Marilyn E. Roaf, 92

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Published in the January 13, 2017 edition. YARMOUTH, Maine — Marilyn E. (Olson) Roaf, of Yarmouth, Maine, formerly of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away peacefully at the Brentwood Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Yarmouth on Thursday, January 5, at age 92. Marilyn was born in Melrose on February 26, 1924, one of four children of the late Wesley H. Olson and Bernice (Young) Olson. She was raised in Melrose, graduated from Melrose High School with the Class of 1941, and went on to Winchester Hospital School of Nursing, where she was...

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Mary Jean Furey, 79

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Published in the January 13, 2017 edition. MELROSE — Mary Jean “Jeanne” Marchand Furey, 79, of Melrose, died January 8 surrounded by loved ones at Penacook Nursing Home in Haverhill. Mary was born in Nova Scotia, Canada and graduated from Everett High School. She was the daughter of the late Eugene and Margaret Marchand of Melrose. Mary was married for 32 years to the late Lawrence Kenneth Furey. Mary was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Her main goal in life was to see her family happy. Family members include son...

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