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Thomas Patrick Welch
LOWELL – Thomas Patrick Welch, 53, a resident of the Centralville section of Lowell, died unexpectedly on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at his home.Born in Lowell, on September 24, 1960, he was a son of the late James Joseph Welch and Mary Rita (Donnelly) Welch.Tom was a graduate of Lowell Vocational Technical High School and took several courses at Middlesex Community College.He was currently employed at Brox Industries and had previously... Read more
James Charles Erving, O.M.I.
Rev. James C. Erving, OMIMissionary Oblate Priest for 13 YearsRev. James Charles Erving, OMI, born in Brooklyn, New York, on January 22, 1971, died in San Antonio, Texas, on March 18, 2014, at the age of 43 years. Fr. Erving entered Novitiate on August 17, 1994, in Godfrey, Illinois, and professed vows as a member of the Congregation of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate on August 1, 1995. Fr. Erving completed his studies in theology... Read more
Paul- Emile Joseph Yves Ricard, OMI
Bro. Paul-Emile Joseph Yves Ricard, OMI, 69, died at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Residence, Tewksbury, Massachusetts, on March 15, 2014, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Montréal, Québec, Canada, on August 11, 1944, a son of the late Victor and Yvette (Grenier) Ricard. In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by two brothers, Dennis Ricard and Jean-Claude Ricard and by a sister, Lina Ricard.He entered the Missionary... Read more
Ronald A. Smelstor, Sr.
Ronald A. Smelstor, Sr., the beloved husband of Carole (Lavalle) Smelstor, died at his Lowell residence on Monday March 10, 2014, with his family by his side. He was 76.Born in Somerville on December 23, 1937, he was a son of the late Anthony and Helen (Lisowski) Smelstor.Ron was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the US Navy.Ron had many talents and interests. In earlier years he coached Little League Baseball. Ron enjoyed... Read more
Alfred J. "Pete" Lalonde, Jr.
LOWELL - Alfred "Pete" Lalonde, 94, a resident of the Centralville section of Lowell, died Friday, February 28, 2014 at a local health care facility. He was the beloved husband of the late Beatrice Y. (Langlais) Lalonde.Born in Lowell on March 19, 1919 he was a son of the late Alfred J. and Lena (Guilbault) Lalonde.Pete was a self employed finish carpenter by trade.Al, as known to his fellow Masons, was a very active member of the William... Read more
Dana K. Roberge
Dana K. Roberge, a lifelong resident of Dracut passed away on Feb 27, 2014 after a brief illness. He was 45 years old.Dana was born in Lowell on November 15, 1968, a son of Ronald and Jacqueline (Draper) Roberge of Dracut who survive him.An avid hockey and football fan, Dana was an electrician who had recently landed his dream job working at Gillette Stadium. He graduated from Greater Lowell Technical High School in 1987. Prior to joining... Read more
Doris R. (Lemay) Daigle
Doris R. (Lemay) Daigle, 84, a resident of the Pawtucketville section of the city, died peacefully on Wednesday February 26, 2014 at the Lowell General Hospital, among family and friends, following a period of declining health. She was the beloved wife of the late George W. Daigle, with whom she was married for 51 years. Born in Lowell on June 5, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Philippe and Anna (Cyr) Lemay. Doris was educated in Lowell... Read more
Theresa M. (Goyette) Graham
Theresa M. (Goyette) Graham, widow of Robert Graham, a Lowell resident, died on Wednesday February 26, 2014. She was 76.Born in Lowell on April 1, 1937, she was a daughter of the late Leo and Eva (Hamilton) Goyette.Theresa grew up in Lowell and while living here she worked at the former JAMPA Mill as an inspector. In 1990 moved with her family to Peru Indiana. She moved back to Lowell in 2005.Theresa enjoyed listening to music and creating... Read more
Maria P. (St. Onge) Hodge
Lowell – Maria P. (St. Onge) Hodge, widow of John F. Hodge, a resident of the Acre section of Lowell died on Sunday February 23, 2014 following a period of declining health. She was 85.Born in Lowell on August 15, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Ubald and Beatrice (Tessier) St. Onge.Maria looked forward to playing cards and visiting the Senior Center in Tewksbury. She enjoyed dining out with her family and friends. Maria was an avid... Read more
Albert P. Chandonnet
Tewksbury – Albert P. Chandonnet, the beloved husband of the late Pauline T. (Lafortune) Chandonnet, died Saturday February 22, 2014 at his Tewksbury residence following an extended illness. He was 82.Born in Lowell on January 30, 1932, he was a son of the late Joseph and Ida (Decelle) Chandonnet.Prior to his retirement, Albert was employed as a foreman for Tewksbury Wood Products. He was also a former parishioner at St. William Church... Read more