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K. Lorraine (Sullivan) McKiel
K. Lorraine (Sullivan) McKiel, beloved wife of Robert D. McKiel, a resident of Hudson, NH, formerly of the Belvedere section of Lowell, died on Thursday March 27, 2014, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, following a period of declining health.Born in Boston in 1932, she was a daughter of the late Hazel (Kelley) Sullivan.Lorraine and Bob were married for almost 65 years and enjoyed the companionship of each other. They traveled... Read more
Mary R. (Golden) Beck
DRACUT – Mary R. (Golden) Beck, 83, a Dracut resident, died Monday, March 24, 2014 at the Lowell General Hospital, with her loving family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Charles E. Beck, Sr. Born in Lowell on November 9, 1930, she was a daughter of the late Francis X. Golden, Sr. and Margaret M. (Bowery) Golden.Mary was a graduate of Lowell High School, Class of 1948 and was a lifelong communicant of St. Michael Church.... Read more
Estelle V. (Lachapelle) Maloney
Estelle V. (Lachapelle) Maloney, the beloved wife of the late Robert A. Maloney, a resident of the Pawtucketville section of Lowell, died on Monday March 24, 2014. She was 91.Estelle was born in Lowell on August 24, 1922, a daughter of the late Joseph O. and Ozine (Jette) Lachapelle.Prior to her retirement in 1975, Estelle was employed as a stitcher for Hathaway Shirts.Estelle was a communicant of St. Rita Parish, and held membership in... Read more
Jacqueline R. (Courtemanche) Everett
Lowell – Jacqueline R. (Courtemanche) Everett, the beloved wife of the late Charles H. Everett, a Lowell resident, died on Sunday March 23, 2014 after a long battle with Alzheimer's. She was 78.Born in Lowell on May 5, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Bartholomew and Alice (Either) Courtemanche.Prior to her retirement Jacqueline worked at Casual Footwear and Rosenbloom's.Preceding her illness Jackie enjoyed camping, playing cards,... Read more
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