Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Longtime Foxborough resident Carmella Angeline (Toppi) Echols was a former dining room manager at the Doolittle Home.
Carmella Angeline (Toppi) Echols, died Sunday, May 12, 2013 at her home surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Concetta (Dalphonse) Toppi. Carmella was born on Dec. 14, 1921 in Gorham, N.H. She and her husband William were married on Feb. 5, 1944 at St. Joseph’s Church in Athens, Ga. She has been a Foxborough resident for the past 56 years. Carmella was a former dining room manager at the Doolittle Home in Foxborough. She enjoyed a good game of cards and cooking Italian meals for friends and family. She also enjoyed cake making, needlepoint and doll making. She loved music and dancing and performing in minstrel shows. She enjoyed spending time with her friends, the “Belcherettes” and “…
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Hugo passed away unexpectedly on May 2, 2013.
Helen Marie (Spellman) Hugo, 74, died unexpectedly at her home in Plainville on Thursday, May 2, 2013. She was the daughter of the late Harold and Helen (Miller) Spellman. Helen was born in Dedham on July 5, 1938. She lived in Plainville for the past 31 years and was a former longtime resident of Foxborough. Helen was a retired machine operator for Texas Instruments in Attleboro. Prior to working at Texas Instruments she was employed by Fuller Box Company and Mason Box Company in North Attleboro. Helen loved music, especially Elvis and had a great sense of humor. She also loved classic television and at one time was an avid bowler, roller-skater and ice-skater. Beloved wife of George J. Hugo. Loving mother of Janet M. Hugo of East Weymouth…
Monday, May 13, 2013
Doherty lived in Foxborough for 45 years and served the community as a Foxborough police officer for over 37 years, retiring in 2003.
Paul Anthony Doherty, Sr., 72, died unexpectedly at his home in Foxborough on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. He was the son of the late Bernard and Winifred (Carlin) Doherty. Paul was born in Jamaica Plain on Oct. 10, 1940 and was a graduate of Holy Cross Cathedral High School in Boston. He was also a graduate of Dean Junior College in Franklin. He and his wife Lorraine were married at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Jamaica Plain on April 4, 1964. He has been a resident of Foxborough for the past 45 years. Paul was a retired patrolman and court prosecutor for the Town of Foxborough, retiring in 2003. He was also a former news photographer for the former Boston Herald-Traveler from 1962-1972. Paul was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who …
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Eames proudly served his country as a Seabee in the US Navy during the Vietnam Era.
Richard Edward Eames, 65, died suddenly on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at his home in Foxborough. He was the Son of the late Ralph and Mildred (Perkins) Eames. Beloved Husband of Christine (Hannon) Eames. Loving father of Richard E. Eames, Jr. of Quincy, Kerri Griffin of Milton and Ryan M. Eames of Boston. Devoted Grandfather to Shawn, Kaylee and Ryan. Brother of the late Roger Eames. Nephew of the late Violet Phillips. Cousin of Steven Phillips of Raymond, ME. Richard was born in Boston on June 7, 1947. He was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1965, and Newbury College in Boston. He proudly served his country as a Seabee in the US Navy during the Vietnam Era. He and his wife, Christine, were married at the Toll House in Whitman on …
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Foxborough resident Donald E. Smith passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 and will be missed dearly by friends and family.
Donald Ernest Smith, 89, died on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at the Epoch Senior Health Care of Norton. He was the husband of the late Marie V. (McIiveney) Smith. Donald was born in Abington on April 11, 1923 and was the son of the late Albert F. and Laura (McCarthy) Smith. He proudly served his country in the US Navy serving on the USS Tuscaloosa during WWII. He and Marie were married on April 11, 1943 at Holy Ghost Church in Whitman. Donald was employed as a truck driver for the former Norfolk Asphalt Company. Donald and his late wife Marie raised Pomeranian dogs and participated in dog shows throughout the eastern United States. He also enjoyed traveling, taking care of his property in Foxborough and was an avid Red Sox fan. He will be …
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Marion Jean Manning passed away on March 30, 2013 at her home.
Marion J. (Campbell) Manning, age 71, died Saturday, March 30, 2013 at her home surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. She was the daughter of the late John and Marion (Campbell) Campbell. Marion was born on Dec. 24, 1941 in Prince Edward Island, Canada. She retired from Ames Department Store in Mansfield. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed cooking and baking. Her son Shaun was her life. She loved the outdoors and enjoyed trips with her husband to their home Bingham, Maine. She adored her devoted companion dog Bruiser. Beloved wife of 36 years of James Manning. Loving mother of Shaun Manning and his wife Kathleen of New York City. Devoted sister of six from Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Monday, April 1, 2013
Zielinski was on the special police auxiliary for the Foxborough Police Department.
Stephen Joseph Zielinski, age 86, died unexpectedly on Friday, March 22, 2013. He was the son of the late Stephen and Julia (Sullivan) Zielinski. Stephen was born on Aug. 2, 1926 in Dorchester. He proudly served his country in the US Navy during WWII and the Korean War. He proudly served on the USS WASP, Monteray and Tarawa and is an atomic veteran from Admiral William H.P. Blandy’s Atomic Taskforce at Bikini Atoll. He served in the United States Navy for over 22 years. Zielinski was employed by the Boston Gas Local 12003 and was on the special police auxiliary for the Foxborough Police Department. He was an athlete, avid sports fan and played Park League football and baseball and played ball for St. Paul’s Church in Dorchester. Zielinski …
Friday, March 29, 2013
Richard K. Fischer leaves family in Foxborough and Germany.
Richard K. Fischer, 80, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at his home surrounded by the comfort of his loving family. He was the son of Richard and Klara Fischer. Richard was born on July 25, 1932 in Tuebingen, Germany. He was educated in engineering trade schools in Germany. He married his wife Rosanne on Feb. 19, 2005 at the Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer in Foxborough. He was employed at Texas Instruments in Attleboro for over 20 years as a mechanical engineer. Richard enjoyed gardening, volunteering for Foxborough Cable. He was a member of the German Club in Walpole and enjoyed traveling to Germany with his wife. Loving husband of Rosanne Theresa (DiPasquale) Crowley. Devoted father of Burnd and his wife Lauren Fischer of Norton, Richard …
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Phillip G. Bonin passed away on March 21, 2013. In retirement, he was a substitute Foxborough school bus driver.
Phillip George Bonin, 69, of Foxborough and formerly of Byfield, Lynn and Salem, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at his South Street home after a period of declining health surrounded by the love and comfort of his wife and children, and his brother Tom. He was born in Lynn on Aug. 14, 1943, the son of the late Honore L. and Claire Y. (Bonnevie) Bonin. He graduated from Haverhill High and Trade School and attended UMass Boston; he was a machinist by trade. In 1962 he joined the Marine Corps Reserve and served until 1968. He followed his trade at Sylvania in Salem and Beverly Pattern Co. and later Frank M. Hill Machine in Walpole. In 1972 Phil became a Corrections Officer and the family moved from Salem to Foxborough. He worked at MCI …
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Green served his country as a radio man in the US Navy during WWII and was an avid sports fan.
Robert Eric Green, 92, died March 20, 2013 at his home surrounded by the comfort of his loving family. He was the son of the late Emmet S. and Marie (Hertel) Green. Bob was born on Sept. 19, 1920 in Boston. He married his late wife Mary Frances (Mackey) on June 20, 1964 at St. Lawrence Church in Brookline. He proudly served his country as a radio man in the US Navy during WWII. He was employed as an electrician for the RCA Corporation. Bob was very active in church, was an avid Red Sox, hockey and NFL fan. He was a family man and took pride in taking care of his home. Loving father of James Green of Foxborough, John Green and his wife Derri of North Attleboro, David Green of Boston and Anne-Marie and her husband Sean Keller of Columbus, …