Obituaries 05-12-2010

May 12, 2010
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Eugene Godfrey Goyetche

Of Nova Scotia, formerly of Everett

Eugene Godfrey “Bucky” Goyetche of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, a former long time resident of Everett, died peacefully on April 21. He was 83 years old.

He will always be remembered as a simple man who loved golf and his family and friends.

He was the son of the late Felix and Beatrice Goyetche and the husband of the late Mary Almeda (Samson) and the brother of the late Henry Goyetche and Florence Benson. He is survived by his godchild, Mary Donovan, of Lynnfield, his brother, Phil, of Ohio and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to a graveside service at Glenwood Cemetery in Everett on Saturday, May 15 at 2 p.m. Donations in his memory may be made to The Richmond Villa, 9361 Pepperell St., St. Peters, Nova Scotia, BOE 380 Canada.

 

Lt. Col. Charles Cruikshank

World War II Prisoner of War

Lt. Col. Charles “Chuck” Cruikshank, formerly of Central Road in Rye, NH, and Everett, died peacefully on May 2 at Watson
Fields Assisted Living Facility in Dover, NH. He was 93 years old.

A graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1935, he was an Air Force Pilot and Prisoner of War during World War II. He worked in air traffic control, loved model railroading, listening to both jazz and big band music, and ballroom dancing.

He was born in West Medford, on February 12, 1917 and is survived by his long term partner, Fay Ham, of Portsmouth, NH; his brother Ray Cruikshank of Beverly; his daughter, Sharon Cruikshank, of Kent, CT and his daughter- in-law, Irene Cruikshank, of Deerfield, NH; six grandchildren, and five great
grandchildren. He was the husband of the late Helen Grant Cruikshank, father of the late Steven Cruikshank and the late Patricia Cruikshank Bernhardt.

A service in celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, May 15 at 2 p.m. at the Little Harbour Chapel, Little Harbor Road, Portsmouth, NH. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to: The Hundredth Bomb Group Foundation, c/o Colleen Miller King, 1040 West Gunn Road, Rochester, MI  48306.

 

Lillian Forman

Lifelong member of Congregation

Tifereth Israel of Everett

Lillian (Kipnes) Forman of Revere, formerly of Everett, died on May 9. She was 87 years old.

Born in Chelsea, she attended Revere schools and graduated from Revere High School. She was a homemaker and an extremely dedicated mother and wife who enjoyed spending her time cooking and sewing and in the company of family and close friends. She was a lifelong member of Congregation Tifereth Israel of Everett.

She was the beloved wife of 65 years of Max Forman, the devoted mother of Michael P. Forman and his wife, Meryl; the dear sister of the late Hannah Rich and Albert Kipnes.

Funeral arrangements were by the Torf Funeral Chapel, Chelsea. Burial was in Everett. Memorial observance will continue at her late residence today, Wednesday, and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Donations in her memory may be made to Congregation Tifereth Israel of Everett, 34 Malden St., Everett, MA 02149. For online guestbook please visit the funeral home website www.torffuneralservice.com

 

John Barnes

Malden resident

John Barnes of Malden died on May 5.

He was the beloved husband of the late Doris A. (Goldsmith) Barnes; the devoted father of Alice M. Casamento of Malden and Betty A. Bustin of Tewksbury; loving brother of Donald Barnes of Hampton, NH, Pauline Robbins of Malden and the late Barbara Vartanian and Phineas Barnes and cherished grandfather of John and Lorraine Casamento, both of Malden and Amy, Jason and Kevin Bustin, all of Tewksbury.

Friends and relatives are respectfully invited to a graveside service in Forest Dale Cemetery, Malden, on Monday, May 17 at 2 p.m. Following the service, all are welcome to a gathering at the Forestdale Community Church Hall, 235 Forest St., Malden. The Rev. Paul C. McPheeters will officiate. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers please make donations in his memory to the Malden Emergency Center, 114 Centre St., Malden, MA 02148. Arrangements are under the care of the Weir-Mac Cuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St. Malden. For obituary and directions, please visit: www.weirfuneralhome.com

 

Francis ‘Frank’ Fox

Of Charlestown, formerly of Everett

Francis P. “Frank” Fox of Charlestown, formerly of Everett, died on May 4.

A US Navy veteran of World War II, he was the beloved husband of the late Helen (Calabro), he was the father of Jonathan and his wife, Donna Lynn, of Pennsylvania, Susan Roy and her husband, Stephen, of Saugus, Tim and his wife, Ellen, of Braintree, Allison of Arlington, and Matthew of Colorado and is also survived by seven grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in Bourne National Cemetery. Donations in Mr. Fox’s memory may be made to the D.A.V., 369 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149.

 

Sandra Milano

Of Woburn, formerly of Everett

Sandra (Gilman) Milano of Woburn, formerly of Everett, died on May 6.

She was the beloved wife of Vincent Milano; devoted mother of David Michael Milano of Woburn and Randy Jason Milano of Cambridge; loving sister of Barry Gilman and his wife, Ruth, of Swampscott; grandmother of Evan Philip Milano; beloved aunt of Jonathan, Brian, Scott and Amy Gilman, Laurie Benseddik and the late James Arigo.

Funeral arrangements were by Stanetsky Memorial Chapel, Brookline. Burial was at Greenview Cemetery in Everett. Donations in her memory may be sent to the American Diabetes Association , 330 Congress St, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02110.

 

David King

Worked for Modell’s Sporting Goods

David D. King of Everett died unexpectedly on May 4. He was 28 years old.

Born in Hartford, Connecticut on April 14, 1982, he was employed by Modell’s Sporting Goods Store in Cambridge. He loved playing basketball and enjoyed fishing in his spare time. He was a very loyal friend to many.

Mr. King is survived by his parents, Robin and Lee McCoy of Everett; his sisters, Anya R. Myers and her husband, Brad N. Erre, of Jersey City, New Jersey, Jessica R. King of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, DaAnne Gillens of Boston and a host of family and close friends.

Funeral arrangements were by the Beals-Geake-Magliozzi Funeral Home, Medford. For additional information, please visit, www.magliozzifuneralhome.com

 

Frances Callahan

Revere resident

Frances A. (Procopio) Callahan of Revere died on May 5.

She was the beloved wife of the late George B. Callahan and loving mother of Patricia A. Callahan of Revere, Michael Callahan and his wife, Linda, of Everett, Paul Callahan of New Jersey and Barbara and Kim Callahan, both of Revere. She is survived by her loving grandchildren Michael, Tara, and the late Jason, as well as one great granddaughter, Kyleigh. She was the loving sister of Virginia Buttafuoco, Mary Capra, and the late Rose Kiel. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.

 

Baby Alexander Cook

Infant Son

Baby Alexander W. Cook died on May 4.

He was the beloved son of Marvin and Christine (Cronin) Cook of Everett and precious grandchild of Flora Cook of Chelsea and Ann and William Harrington of Everett.

Arrangements were completed by the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons – Bruno Funeral Home, Revere.

 

Ernest Dionne

Everett resident

Ernest T. Dionne of Everett died on May 4.

He was the beloved husband of Elizabeth M. Dionne; father of Dennis Lombardi and his wife, April, of Malden, Michelle Lombardi of Malden, Donna Lombardi and her companion, Brian Straccia, of Malden, Thomas Dionne of So. Carolina and the late Brenda Dionne and Gordon Lombardi. He is also survived by his sister, Mary, and 12 grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were by the Leo M. Norton Funeral Home, Malden. A graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests gifts in his memory to Make a Wish Foundation 1 Bulfinch PL, 2nd FL Boston, MA 02114. Visit www.nortonfuneral.com for obit and guestbook.

 

Ruth Murphy

West Roxbury resident

Ruth M. (Schnabel) Murphy of West Roxbury, formerly of Roslindale, died on May 1.

She was the Past President of the Ladies Auxillary of Spanish American War Vets and a member, elder and choir member of the former Bethleham Lutheran Church, Roslindale.

She was the beloved wife of the late Charles E. Murphy who died in 1977; loving mother of Charles E. Murphy of Readville, Paul D. Murphy of Everett, Richard M. Murphy of Newburyport, Ruth M. Richard and her husband, Paul, of Randolph, Carol A. Murphy of Dorchester, Robert N. Murphy and his wife, Deborah, of South Boston, and David W. Murphy and his wife, Marge, of Meredith, NH; loving grandmother of Charles, Matthew and Richard Murphy, Kristen and Julianne Richard, Robert Murphy Credle, Ashley, David, and Kayla Murphy and the late Daniel Murphy. She is also survived by seven great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the F. J. Higgins Funeral Home, Roslindale. Burial was in the Gardens of Gethsemane, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Assoc., 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. For on-line guest book go to www.fjhiggins.com

 

Giuseppe Scali

Alabama resident

Giuseppe Scali of Montgomery, Alabama, formerly of Somerville, died on April 22.

He was the former husband of Sharon (Jones); dear and devoted father of Christopher Burns, Maria Scali, Nora Scali and Jessica Scali; beloved son of the late Fortunato and Rosamaria Scali; loving brother of Albina Bruzzese of Everett, Maria Perna of Somerville, Rocco of Somerville, Salvatore of New Hampshire and Antonio of Somerville. He is also survived by three loving grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett.

 

Joanne Price

Real Estate Property Manager

Joanne G. (Cafasso) Price of Everett died on May 2 at the Massachusetts General Hospital. She was 61 years old.

Born in Everett and a life long resident of this city, she was a real estate property manager, a graduate of Boston State Teachers College and also attended Northeastern University.

She was the dear and devoted mother of Ashley Cafasso McAdam and her husband, Jackson, of Dracut and Meredith Grace Price and her fiance’, John Polcari III, of Billerica; beloved daughter of the late Michael and Grace (Zigarmi) Cafasso; dear sister of Peter Cafasso and his wife, Sandra, of Stoneham; loving grandmother of Emerson Grace McAdam and Reese Olivia McAdam.

Funeral arrangements were by the Cafasso & Sons Funeral Home, Everett. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Contributions in her memory to the Joey LoRusso Fund, P.O. Box 1144, Saugus, MA 01906, would be sincerely appreciated.

 

Shirley Hubbard

Melrose resident

Shirley M. (Bowdridge) Hubbard of Melrose died on May 2.

She was the devoted wife of the late Gordon H. Hubbard; caring sister of Gertrude Cady of Virginia and the late Arthur, Ralph, George Bowdridge and Harriette Robson. She is also survived by 13 loving nieces, nephews, several great nieces, nephews and great great nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Gately Funeral Home, Melrose. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Memorial contributions may be made to Hallmark Hospice, 178 Savin St., Malden, MA 02148. For obituary, or to sign guest book, please visit www.gatelyfh.com

 

Pauline Demers

Everett resident

Pauline A. (Malyzska) Demers of Everett, formerly of Cambridge, died on May 1. She was 83 years old.

The beloved wife of the late Joseph A. Yenowskas, she was the loving mother of Joanne Balekdjian and her husband, Alex, James Yenowskas and his wife, Mary, Joseph Yenowskas, and Cheryl Fitzgerald and her husband, Victor; cherished grandmother of Len and Lisa Ferrari, and Janelle Yenowskas; cherished great grandmother of Nicholas Ferrari and James Cheney.

Funeral arrangements were by the JF Ward Funeral Home, Everett. Memorial donations may be made to Whidden Memorial Hospital- Lewis One, 103 Garland St., Everett, MA 02149. For online guest book visit www.jfwardfuneralhome.com