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NORTON — Albert C. Watson, 92, a lifelong resident of Norton, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loved ones, in the comfort of his home on Monday, June 10, 2019.

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ATTLEBORO — Arnold F. Blackmar, 85, of Como Drive, died Thursday, June 6, 2019 at the Life Care Center of Attleboro. He was the beloved husband of the late Alice B. (Davy) Blackmar.

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NORTON — Keith E. Carlson, 48, a lifelong resident of Norton, passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday, June 10, 2019.

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Kenneth L. Kanady, 70, of Plymouth, formally of North Attleboro and Nashua, N.H., passed away on June 2, 2019 surrounded by his family after a valiant battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Joseph J. Lorusso Sr., 93, of Wrentham passed away peacefully in his home on June 6, 2019, surrounded by his children and companion. He was born on July 27, 1925 the son of Eleanor and Saverio Lorusso of East Walpole, MA

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Juliette “Julie” Diana (Boisse) Levesque, 96, of Attleboro passed away peacefully at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center in Providence after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of the late Emerald G. Levesque Sr., who died on April 7, 2006.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Kenneth William Bristol, 78, of North Attleboro passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the husband of Roberta (Wallace) Bristol.

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MARIAVILLE, Maine — Jeanette C. Kidder, 74, went to be with the Lord, her savior, June 4, 2019, in Otis, Maine, with her family by her side after a long and courageous battle with ALS.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Bernard “Bernard of the Cross O.C.D.S.” Poirier, 90, of North Attleboro passed away, June 6, 2019 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital. He was the devoted husband of Rolande (Daneau) Poirier for 71 years.

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Eileen L. (Farnell) Strickland, age 84, passed away June 7, 2019, at her home, surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Erastus and Mary (Clogherty) Farnell.

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ATTLEBORO — Betty L. Stevenson, 86, passed away peacefully after a long illness on June 5, 2019. She was the loving wife of the late Preston B. Stevenson Jr.

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Mary Elizabeth (Authelet) Stott was born March 23, 1923, and raised in Foxboro, daughter of Ruth and Emil Authelet of Baker Street and sister of her late brother Harry, Rev. Dr. Emil Authelet of Sun City West, Ariz., and lifelong resident and town historian Jack Authelet, who returned to the…

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REHOBOTH — Robert L. Taylor, 76, of Rehoboth, died peacefully on Saturday, June 1, 2019. He was the loving husband of 54 years to Virginia B. (Goff) Taylor. Born to the late Betty L. (Mundell) Taylor and Robert N. Taylor in Ottumwa, IA, he later moved to Arizona where he was lovingly raised …

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Jennifer Meghan McCann Black, 36, who was born and raised in Haverhill, passed away peacefully Monday, June 3, 2019 surrounded by her family at a hospice center near her home in Pawtucket.

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Joan Emily (Danesi) Bonner, 75, of Beverly, passed away at home on Saturday, June 1. Joan was born on July 9, 1943, in Providence, to Marion (Johnson) and Paul P. Danesi. After graduating from North Attleboro High School in 1961, she attended the University of New Hampshire, joining the Phi …

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MANSFIELD — Edward C. Gurnon, 69, of Mansfield, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at the Blue Hills Health & Rehabilitation Center in Stoughton. He was the beloved husband of Patricia A. (Mulrey) Gurnon, to whom he was wed for the past 44 years.

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Barbara C. (Bora) Marshall, 87, of Lincoln, R.I., passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center in Providence, RI. She was the beloved wife of the late Richard A. Marshall Sr., who passed away on March 6, 2019.

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Robert “Bob” George Nelson, 72, of Rehoboth, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at Life Care Center of Attleboro. He was the beloved husband of Carol E. (Voigt) Nelson, to whom he was married on March 21, 1970.

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MANSFIELD — Joanne M. (Souza) Dutra, 68, a lifelong resident of Mansfield, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her adoring family on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Norwood Hospital in Norwood. She was the beloved wife of Dennis F. Dutra, to whom she was recently wed for 47 years.

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FOXBORO — David Wright Ingraham, 61, of Foxboro, formerly of Dover-Foxcroft, Maine, passed away peacefully after a brief illness Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at his home.

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MANSFIELD — Nancy Jane (Anderson) Richardson, 67, of Mansfield, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of William “Rick” Richardson, to whom she was married on March 16, 1973.

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ATTLEBORO — Our beloved mother Audrey R. (Barrett) Elderkin, 81, went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. She was the wife of the late John H. Elderkin Sr.

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PLAINVILLE — Howard R. Walsh Jr., 91, of Plainville passed away surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 in the HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. He was the loving husband of 56 years to Annette Y. (Houle) Walsh of Plainville.

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ATTLEBORO — Marilyn Gladys (Anderson) Schroth, 96, of Attleboro, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at her residence at Brookdale Attleboro. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward Charles Schroth, who passed away on June 13, 1980.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Richard Warren “Dick” Williams, 76, of North Attleboro, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Maples Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wrentham. He was the beloved husband of Cynthia (Smith) Williams.

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George John Geisser III, 69, of Attleboro and Savannah, Ga., passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at Hospice Savannah. He was the beloved husband of Linda Mary (Alfred) Geisser, to whom he was married for 46 years.

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Georgina L. Griswold, age 79, of Hammondsport, N.Y., passed away at home. She was born August 17, 1939, in Attleboro to the late Frank and Georgina (Kenney) Griswold.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Osmond B. “Butch” Horton Jr., 78, of North Attleboro and Dennisport passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro. He was the beloved husband of Kathleen (Collins) Horton.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Susan M. (Demaris) O’Donnell, 59, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, May 25, 2019. She was the beloved wife of Kevin M. O’Donnell for 33 years.

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NORTON — Dennis R. Lynch Jr., 44, a lifelong resident of Norton, passed away at home on Friday, May 24, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Christine A. (Girouard) Lynch, to whom he was wed on July 19, 1997.

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Margo (Hansel) Chevers, 74, of Wales, died on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Quaboag Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center of West Brookfield, Mass., with her loving family by her side.

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MANSFIELD — Kathryn L. (Polvinen) Colleran, 58, of Mansfield, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, May 24, 2019, following a courageous battle with cancer, at the Stanley R. Tippett Hospice Home in Needham. She was the beloved wife of Michael J. Colleran, to whom she was we…

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ATTLEBORO — Francis R. Barrett, 76, passed away peacefully on May 26, 2019. He was the loving husband of Linda M. (Johnson) Barrett, with whom he shared 49 years of marriage.

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Francis “Chip” Faulkner, 73, of Attleboro, and formerly of Wrentham, died on Friday, May 24, 2019 in hospice care in Worcester shortly after a two-week hospitalization at UMASS Medical Center. He had fought a courageous 15-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Richard A. “Snitch” Gordon, 73, of North Attleboro, formerly of Mansfield, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at the Blue Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center in Stoughton. He was the beloved husband of Carol B. (Churchill) Gordon, to whom he was wed for 50 years.

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PLAINVILLE — Kristine R. (Ziegler) Fritts, 48, of Plainville, and formerly of Cumberland, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving mother of Cameron and Kacey Fritts of Plainville.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — It is with great sadness that the family of John A. “Jack” Gorman announces his passing, on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at age 77.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO — Edward H. Goodwin, 85, of Sandcastle Park of South Attleboro, formerly of Mansfield and Deltona, Fla., passed away peacefully after fighting hard over the last 10 years on Thursday, May 23, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at the Branches of North Attleboro — a loving a…

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PAWTUCKET, FRANCONIA, N.H. — Robert “Bob” E. Foss Sr., 90, formerly of South Attleboro, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019. He was the beloved husband of the late Louise A. (McGeehan) Foss.