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June 2, 2001
Theodore F. Cook
Memorial Services was held on Saturday, June 2, for Theodore F. Cook, a
career personnel manager and devoted husband, father and grandfather, who
died at his winter home in Naples, FL on February 22, 2001.
He was the husband of Constance (Bowers) Cook, and the late Jeanne (Fallon)
Cook. Born in Ambler, PA, May 21, 1917, he was the second son of the late
Marguerite (Schaeffer) Cook, and the late Dr. Ernest Fullerton Cook, Professor
at the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, and co-founder of the American
Pharmacopoeia. He grew up in Philadelphia with his sister, Ruth Ernestine,
elder brother Bruce Schaeffer, and younger brother John Samuel.
At Ohio Wesleyan University, Mr. Cook majored in History. Upon graduating in
1940, he moved to Boston to work in the South End Settlement House,
working with troubled boys, parents clubs, the neighborhood council, and his
participation in developing a rural summer camp for Boston youth. Teaching
craft skills and a love of nature were among his joys.
In March 1942, soon after the outbreak of WWII, he entered the U.S. Army and
was assigned to anti-aircraft training at Fort Eustis, VA. He advanced to the
rank of Sergeant before attending Adjutant Generals Officer Candidate School
in Fort Washington, MD. In August of 1943, he was commissioned a 2nd
Lieutenant and was assigned overseas with the Air Transport Command. He
was based at Headquarters, Pacific Theatre, which included Australia, New
Guinea, and the Philippines, and other island locations. He was promoted to
Captain in Feb. 1945, and ended his war service assigned to the Organization
Planning Field Survey Section.
Mr. Cook began his post-war career based in England with American Overseas
Airlines, which was later absorbed by Pan American North Airways, as a
personnel administration specialist.
At the time of the Berlin Airlift in 1948, he traveled between London and West
Berlin. He returned to the United States in 1951. Over his career, Mr. Cook
worked in New York City for the Ford Motor Co. and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines,
prior to moving to Winchester in 1958 to join the Massachusetts Savings Bank
Association, and subsequently, the Harvard Trust Company in Cambridge.
At Harvard Trust and Baybank, he became Executive Vice President, and
specialized in bringing information science and personnel management with a
deep concern for employees as individuals.
Mr. Cook met Jean Fallon Cook, a Flight Nurse and Navy Lieutenant, of New
Castle, PA during WWII. They married on June 15, 1946. After moving to
Winchester in 1958, they resided at their Mayflower Rd. home until Jeans
death in 1976. In 1980, Mr. Cook married Constance Bowers of Winchester.
Members of the First Congregational Church of Winchester, the couple lived
on Highland Terrace, and traveled widely throughout their 21 years of
marriage.
Mr. Cook had been grandfather to Ian and Heather Bowers, the children of
Connie's son, Stuart. In addition to his wife, Constance, he is survived by his
three children, Theodore F. Cook Jr. of New York City, Carole Jeane Rivinius
of Florida and Middleton, and Cathy Lynne Green of North Andover. He leaves
four grandchildren, Scott Forrest and Mark Preston Rivinius, Jocelyn Anne
and Hilary Lynn Green; and is further survived by three nephews, Earl, John,
and Jeremy Brecher. A Memorial Service was held at the First Congregational
Church in Winchester on Saturday, June 2, 2001.

Dean W. Weitzel
A Funeral Mass was celebrated on Wednesday for Dean W. Weitzel, who died
at the Vencor Hospital in Peabody on Saturday, June 2nd. He was 76 years of
age. Born in Los Angeles, California, he was the son of the late Warren, and
the late Evelyn (FitzSimons) Weitzel. He had been a resident of Woburn since
1976. Mr. Weitzel was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. He was an Oil
Contractor, and had retired from the McDermott Corporation.
He is survived by his wife, Jeannette (Khattar) Weitzel; three sons, Maroun
Talhouk, Marwan Talhouk, and Michael Talhouk; and two daughters, Marie
Khoury and Evelyn Janes. He is also survived by one sister, Merle Miraldi; and
three grandchildren, Patricia Malah, Peter Khoury, and Brianna Janes.
The Funeral Mass was celebrated on Wednesday, June 6th at the St. Charles
Church, Woburn. Burial was at the Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.

Adam "Sonny" Roketenetz
Roketenetz - in Woburn, June 2nd, 2001, Adam "Sonny", beloved husband of
Ida M. (DiStasio) Roketenetz. Devoted father of Karen Richardson of Billerica,
Valerie Oteri and her husband Edward of N. Reading, and Patricia Roketenetz
of Boston. Brother of Stanley P. Roketenetz of Lynnfield and the late Joseph,
Alexander, Peter, and Michael. Cherished grandfather of Adam Richardson
and his wife Marissa, Samantha Richardson, and Alexander and Jared Oteri.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street (Rt. 38),
WOBURN, on Wednesday, June 6th, at 9:15 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Anthony
Church, 851 Main Street, Woburn, at 10. Calling hours Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9
p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in
his memory to the Pulmonary Unit at Lahey Clinic, 41 Mall Road, Burlington,
MA 01803, or to VNA of Middlesex East, 607 North Ave., Suite 17, Wakefield,
MA 01880. Late Marine Corps Veteran, WW II.

OBITUARY:
Adam Roketenetz, a well-known Woburn businessman, passed away at his
home Saturday evening, June 2nd, following a lengthy illness. The husband of
Ida M. (DiStasio) Roketenetz for over fifty-four years, he was seventy-five. Mr.
Roketenetz, known to his family and many friends as "Sonny", was a
co-founder and co-owner, along with his brothers, of Ace Disposal Service.
He was born in Woburn, the son of the late Stanley and Mary (Chedlowski)
Roketenetz. He attended Woburn schools and lived in North Woburn all his
life.
A veteran of World War II, he served with the U.S. Marine Corps. While
stationed in the Asiatic-Pacific Theatre of Operations, he participated in action
against the enemy in Iwo Jima early in 1945.
Since his retirement from the family-owned rubbish disposal company twenty
years ago, he enjoyed many trips to Las Vegas and Atlantic City. He was
actively involved in many organizations in the city, including the City Club, the
Towanda Club, the Woburn Lodge of Elks, the Loyal Order of Moose, the
George Campbell Post 101 American Legion, and the VFW. His family and
friends were of utmost importance to him, and he particularly enjoyed
spending time with his grandchildren in recent years.
Preceding him in death were four brothers, Joseph, Alexander, Peter, and
Michael Roketenetz. Surviving in addition to his wife Ida are three daughters,
Karen Richardson of Billerica, Valerie Oteri and her husband Edward of North
Reading, and Patricia Roketenetz of Boston; a brother, Stanley Roketenetz of
Lynnfield; and his loving grandchildren, Adam Richardson and his wife
Marissa, Samantha Richardson, and Alexander and Jared Oteri.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Wednesday, June 6th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral
mass in St. Anthony Church, 851 Main Street, Woburn, at 10. Interment will
follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Calling hours will be on Tuesday
from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Donations may be made in his memory to the
Pulmonary Unit at Lahey Clinic, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803, or to VNA
of Middlesex-East & Visiting Nurse Hospice, 607 North Ave., Suite 17,
Wakefield, MA 01880.

June 4, 2001
Emilie M. O'Brien
O'Brien - in Woburn, June 4th, Emilie M., beloved mother of Gary DelGreco of
Littleton, Laura Lloyd and her husband Leo of Arlington, E. Michael DelGreco
of Florida, and David DelGreco of Reading. Also surviving are her devoted
twin sister, Dorothy Upton of Sarasota, FL, her brother, David O'Brien of
Woodstock, CT, and nine loving grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street (Rt. 38), Woburn, on Wednesday evening, June 6th, at 8:30 p.m.
Relatives and friends may call on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Interment will be private. Donations may be made in Emilie's memory to the
Salvation Army, c/o 8 Wellington Street, Arlington, MA 02474.

OBITUARY:
Emilie M. O'Brien, a resident of Woburn for most of her life, passed away at
Leominster Hospital on Monday, June 4th, following an illness of several
months. She was sixty-three years of age. Born in Woburn, she was the
daughter of the late Francis and Dorothy (Hubbard) O'Brien. She was
educated in Woburn schools, and lived in the South End of the city for most of
her life. She had been residing in Leominster for the past year.
For many years, Emilie worked as a nurse's aide, first at the Choate Hospital in
Woburn and later at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington.
Surviving are a daughter, Laura Lloyd and her husband Leo of Arlington, three
sons, Gary DelGreco of Littleton, E. Michael DelGreco of Florida, and David
DelGreco of Reading; her twin sister, Dorothy Upton of Sarasota, FL, and her
brother, David O'Brien of Woodstock, Connecticut. She was also the beloved
grandmother of nine.
Calling hours will be at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street,
Woburn, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 8:30 p.m., with a service in the
funeral home at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Interment will be private. Donations
may be made in Emilie's memory to the Salvation Army, c/o 8 Wellington
Street, Arlington, MA 02474.

Gladys E. Wigton
Gladys E. (Most) Wigton, a longtime resident of Woburn, died on Monday
Morning, June 4, at the Winchester Hospital. She was 83 years of age. Born in
Thompsonville, Connecticut, she was the daughter of the late Henry, and the
late Vera (Cook) Most.
During World War II, Mrs. Wigton worked for the former National Radio Corp.
In Malden, which made radio equipment for U.S. Military aircraft. She later
worked as an Executive Secretary for Travelers Insurance, and then Bigelow
Carpets, both in Connecticut. She had also worked for the former C. Crawford
Hollidge Fashions in Boston.
She was the Assistant Director of the Winchester School of Ballet from 1977,
until her retirement in 1991. In the 1970s and 1980s, Gladys had volunteered
as a Living History Interpreter at the Minuteman National Park, performing
18th Century historical reenactments. She was also a member of the British
10th Regiment Afoot, and the Sudbury Minutemen.
In addition to working in costume design at the Winchester School of Ballet,
she also designed and made 18th Century costumes and clothing to be used
in historical reenactments. Gladys enjoyed collecting dolls, and also loved
cats, rescuing many strays throughout the years.
She is survived by her husband, William C. Wigton; and her daughter, Darlene
Wigton. Services were conducted at the Graham Funeral Home on Friday,
June 8. Burial was at the Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Memorial donations
may be made to the Melrose Humane Society, P.O. Box 102 Melrose, MA
02176.

June 5, 2001
Salvatore "Sal" "Tutti" Brunetto
Brunetto - in Burlington, June 5th, 2001, Salvatore "Sal" "Tutti", beloved
husband of Gladys L. (Janerico) Brunetto. Brother of the late John, Freddie,
and Sarah Brunetto. Dear friend of Ruth Tobio and John Billotti.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on
Thursday, June 7th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a graveside service at
Woodbrook Cemetery, Salem Street, Woburn, at 10 a.m. Calling hours are
Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Donations may be made in Sal's memory to the
Perkins School for the Blind, 175 North Beacon Street, Watertown, MA 02172.

OBITUARY:
Salvatore Brunetto of Burlington passed away at Winchester Hospital early
Tuesday morning, June 5th. The husband of Gladys L. (Janerico) Brunetto for
over fifty years, he was seventy-eight.
Born and raised in Boston, he was the son of the late Louis and Jennie
(DiStafino) Brunetto. He moved with his family to Burlington in 1960. Sal
worked in the produce business all his life, beginning with Clipper Fruit,
located on Alewife Brook Parkway in Cambridge. It was there that he became
affectionately known as "Tutti". In 1982 he went to work for Wilson Farms in
Lexington, retiring from there in 1992. He was a member of the YMCA.
He was the brother of the late John, Freddie, and Sarah Brunetto. In addition
to his wife Gladys, he leaves his dear friends, Ruth Tobio and John Billotti.
The funeral will be held on Thursday, June 7th, from the Lynch-Cantillon
Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, at 9:30 a.m., followed by a graveside
service at Woodbrook Cemetery, Salem Street, Woburn, at 10. Calling hours
will be on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Donations may be made in Sal's
memory to the Perkins School for the Blind, 175 N. Beacon St., Watertown, MA
02172.

June 8, 2001
Dena M. (Pasquale) Langone
Langone - in Woburn, June 8th, 2001, Dena M. (Pasquale), beloved wife of the
late Andrew Langone. Devoted mother of Andrew G. Langone and Carol A.
Pineau of Woburn. Loving sister of Anthony Pasquale of Danvers, Emma
Carter of Reading, Albert Pasquale, Edith O'Hara, Esther Traverse, Helen
Strong, Elsie Palermo, and Laura Vitukevitch, all of Revere and the late James,
Lawrence and Clara Pasquale. Loving grandmother of Andrea McMahon,
Elena Pineau, Andrew and Ann Marie Langone, Angela Snow, and
great-grandmother of Denis McMahon, Kevin Williams and Alyssa Minasian.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on
Tuesday, June 12th, at 10:15 a.m., followed by a Funeral mass at St. Anthony
Church, 851 Main Street, North Woburn at 11. Calling hours are Monday 4 - 9
p.m. Interment in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in
Dena's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Box 318, Memphis,
TN 38101.

OBITUARY:
Dena M. (Pasquale) Langone, a longtime resident of Woburn, passed away
Friday, June 8th at Winchester Hospital. She was ninety-nine years of age.
Born in Boston December 19, 1901, she was the daughter of the late Anthony
and Albina (Lenzi) Langone. She was educated in the Revere Schools and was
a graduate of Revere High School. Shortly after marriage, she and her
husband moved to Woburn where they raised their children.
For twenty years, Mrs. Langone work as a clerk for the Boston and Woburn
branches of the Registry of Motor Vehicles. In addition, she assisted her
husband with Langone Insurance Agency, a small firm which they operated
from their Mountain Street home.
She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great- grandmother. An
extremely active woman right up to the time of her death, Mrs. Langone was
involved with the American Red Cross, several community organizations,
including the Sons of Italy and St. Anthony Church. She loved knitting,
crocheting, embroidering, the theatre, music and tackling crossword
puzzles.
In addition to her late husband Andrew, she was predeceased by her bothers,
James and Lawrence Pasquale and her sister Clara Pasquale. Surviving are a
son, Andrew G. Langone, and a daughter, Carol A. Pineau, both of Woburn,
her brothers, Anthony Pasquale of Danvers, Albert Pasquale of Revere, her
sisters, Emma Carter of Reading, Edith O'Hara, Esther Traverse, Helen Strong,
Elsie Palermo and Laura Vitukevitch all of Revere.
Also surviving are her grandchildren, Andrea McMahon, Elena Pineau, Andrew
and Ann Marie Langone, Angela Snow, her great-grandchildren Denis
McMahon, Kevin Williams and Alyssa Minasian and many nieces and
nephews.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Tuesday, June 12th at 10:15 a.m., followed by a funeral
mass at St. Anthony Church, 851 Main Street, North Woburn at 11. Calling
hours are Monday 4 - 9 p.m. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn.
Donations may be made in Mrs. Langone's memory to the St. Jude Research
Hospital, Box 318, Memphis, TN 38101.

June 10, 2001
Thomas H. Dolan III
Dolan - in Woburn, June 10th, 2001, Thomas H. III, beloved husband of Jane E.
(Cowhig) Dolan. Devoted father of Thomas H. of Boston, Peter C. of Arlington,
Mary E. Domitrz and her husband James of NH and Kathryn C. of Medford and
her fiance, Steven Kranz. Brother of Dr. Gerald F. Dolan of St. Louis. Loving
grandfather of Jay and Ryan Domitrz. Also survived by loving nieces and
nephews.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on
Wednesday, June 13th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in St. Charles
Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn at 10. Calling hours Tuesday from 2-4 and
7-9 p.m. Interment in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in
Tom's memory to Massachusetts General Hospital, c/o Prostate Research, 55
Fruit Street, Boston , MA 02114.

OBITUARY:
Thomas H. Dolan, retired teacher and administrator, died Sunday, June 10th,
of prostate cancer. He was sixty-two years of age. Born in Boston, he was the
son of the late Thomas H. and Elizabeth G. (McNamee) Dolan Jr. A lifelong,
third generation resident of Woburn, Mr. Dolan was educated at St. Charles
School, Matignon High School and graduate from Boston College in 1960 and
went on to receive his Master's in Education at Boston State College. He
worked for thirty-five years at the Kennedy Middle School, serving as a
teacher of English and Social Studies and later as Vice Principal and Principal.
It was at the Kennedy School where he met Jane Cowhig, his wife of nearly
thirty -seven years.
Mr. Dolan also assisted in the family real estate and insurance business,
which was founded by his grandfather in 1878. Following retirement in 1995,
he continued in education as an Adjunct Professor in the Master's Teaching
Program at Endicott College. Additionally, he participated as a member of
Woburn Rotary and was a Board Member of the Woburn Council for Social
Concern and The Woburn Friends of Hospice Care, Inc. He was also a member
of the Mass. Teachers Association.
Mr. Dolan could often be seen on his daily walk around Horn Pond in Woburn.
An enthusiastic supporter of Boston College Athletics, he rarely missed a
home football game. He enjoyed winter vacations in Aruba and summers in
Cape Ann, particularly Long Beach in Rockport. Mr. Dolan devoted much of
his time to his family, and most recently his grandsons, Jay and Ryan
Domitrz.
In addition to his wife, Jane, he is survived by two sons, Thomas H. of Boston
and Peter C. of Arlington, two daughters, Betsy Domitrz and her husband
James of Londonderry and Kathryn C. of Medford and her fianc‚ Steven Kranz
and his grandsons Jay and Ryan Domitrz. Also survived by his brother Dr.
Gerald F. Dolan of St. Louis.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, at
9:15 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street,
Woburn, at 10. Calling hours, Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment in Calvary
Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in Mr. Dolan's memory to
Massachusetts General Hospital, c/o Prostate Research, 55 Fruit Street,
Boston, MA 02114.

Stella F. Rebello
Stella F. (Kondrat) Rebello, a longtime resident of Woburn, died on Sunday
Afternoon, June 10 at the Winchester Hospital. She was 84 years of age. Born
and raised in Cambridge, she was the daughter of the late Adolph, and the late
Frances P. (Wielcko) Kondrat. She was a graduate of Cambridge Latin School,
and had lived in that city until 1956. Prior to her retirement, she had worked
for many years for the Schrafts Candy Company. Mrs. Rebello was also a
member of the AARP in Medford.
She was predeceased by two brothers, the late Henry, and the late Stanley
Kondrat. She is survived by her husband, Edward B. Rebello; two sons,
Dennis J. Rebello and his wife Martha, both of Hudson, NH, and Robert E.
Rebello and his wife Noel, both of Harwich; six grandchildren, Jonathan,
Derek, Jeremy, Laurie, Marielle, and Jason Rebello; and four great
granddaughters, Courtney, Allison, Lauren, and Kennedy Rebello.
The Funeral will be held from the Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Rd.,
Woburn on Saturday, June 16 at 8:45 am, followed by a Funeral Mass at St.
Josephs Church, Woburn at 9:45. Visiting hours will be on Friday, from 2-4 &
6-8. Burial will be at the Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.

June 11, 2001
Jean P. (Meehan) Brogna
Brogna - of Plantation, FL, formerly of Woburn, June 11th, 2001, Jean P.
(Meehan), beloved wife of Daniel L. Brogna. Devoted mother of Daniel L.
Brogna of Plantation, FL. Dear sister of Lenora Jacques of Medford, James
Meehan of Tewksbury, and twin sister of June Pierce of Woburn.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St. (Rt. 38), Woburn,
on Thursday, June 14th, at 10:15 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Charles Church, 280
Main St., Woburn, at 11. Interment will be private. Calling hours Wednesday
evening 7 - 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jean's memory
to the Epilepsy Foundation, 95 Berkeley St., Suite 409, Boston, MA 02116.

OBITUARY:
Jean P. Brogna of Plantation, Florida, a former Woburn resident, passed away
suddenly in Methuen while visiting friends there with her husband and son.
The wife of Daniel L. Brogna for nearly twenty-nine years, she was forty-eight.
Born in Malden, she was the daughter of the late James Meehan and Mary
(Janerico) Meehan Iannacci. She attended Woburn schools and graduated
from Woburn High School with the class of 1971. She had lived with her family
in Florida, with the exception of a few years in Attleboro, but had frequently
traveled to New England during the summertime. She had been in poor health
for a number of years.
Surviving in addition to her husband Dan are her son, Daniel L. Brogna of
Florida, two sisters, Lenora Jacques of Medford and her twin sister, June
Pierce of Woburn, and a brother, James Meehan of Tewksbury.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Thursday morning at 10:15, followed by a funeral mass in
St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 11. Interment will be private.
Calling hours at the funeral home will be this evening from 7 to 9 p.m. In lieu
of flowers, donations may be made in Jean's memory to the Epilepsy
Foundation, 95 Berkeley St., Suite 409, Boston, MA 02116.

June 12, 2001
Bernard L. Cotter - WOBURN/SOMERVILLE
Of Woburn, formerly of Somerville, June 12, Bernard L. Cotter. Beloved
husband of Frances E. (Moore) Cotter. Loving father of Edward Cotter of
Tennessee, Maureen Mahoney of Wilmington, Kathleen Greer of Alabama,
Eileen Arsenault of Woburn, Bernard "Dan" Cotter of Reading and John Cotter
of Derry, NH, and loving daughter and son in laws, also special Papa to
Kimberly, Coleen, Terry, Maureen, Erin, Kerry, Kaitlin, Little Bernie, Kevin,
Danielle, John-John and Nicholas. Brother of John & Dan Cotter and Eileen
Page all of Co. Cork, Ireland, survived by many nieces and nephews in Ireland
and America.
Funeral from the Brown-Flaherty Funeral Home, 261 Washington St., Union
Sq., SOMERVILLE, on Friday at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Josephs Church at
10 a.m. Visiting hours Thursday 2-8 p.m. Interment Woodbrook Cemetery,
Woburn. Korean Veteran. Retired Somerville Police Officer. In lieu of flowers
donations may be made to the Dana Farber Institute, 375 Longwood Ave.,
Boston, MA. (Boston Globe)

Violet V. Hadley - WOBURN
Of Woburn, June 12th, Violet V. (Wile). Beloved wife of the late Guy D. Hadley.
Devoted mother of Virginia B. Simoni of Mansfield, the late Jeanne L. Sheehan
and Paul Hadley. Loving grandmother of Diane Rallo, David Greekwood,
Denise Clapper, Virginia Symer, Leigh-Anne Appianni, Jeffrey Boggs, Henry,
Robert, Jane, Stephen and Diane Simoni. Also survived by sixteen loving great
grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Sister of Rena McDermitt of
Cromwell, CT, the late Mabel Noyes and Olive Palmer.
A Funeral Service will be conducted in the McLaughlin-Dello Russo Funeral
Home, 54 Pleasant St. WOBURN, Thursday at 12 PM. Relatives and friends are
respectfully invited to attend. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Service.
Services will conclude with burial at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.
McLaughlin-Dello Russo Funeral Home 781-933-0083. (Boston Globe)

June 13, 2001
Ernesto Santiago
Santiago - in Woburn, June 13th, 2001, Ernesto, beloved husband of Benita
Sanchez. Brother of Roberto Santiago of Chelsea. Funeral from the
Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Friday, June 15th,
at 9:45 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at
10:30. Calling hours Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook.Cemetery, Woburn.

OBITUARY:
Ernesto Santiago, a longtime resident of Woburn, passed away at Mt. Auburn
Hospital in Cambridge Wednesday morning, June 13th, 2001, after having
been in poor health in recent years. The husband of Benita Sanchez for nearly
thirty years, he was fifty-three years of age.
Born in Arroyo, Puerto Rico, he was the son of the late Cilbreto and Louisa
(Rosa) Santiago. He had lived in Woburn for the past thirty years, and worked
for the Wire Belt Company in the South End of Woburn until ten years ago. A
quiet man, he enjoyed being with his family and was an avid bicycler. He was
also a faithful communicant of St. Charles Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife Benita is a brother, Roberto Santiago of
Chelsea.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Friday, June 15th, at 9:45 a.m., followed by a funeral mass
in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 10:30 a.m. Interment will
follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Calling hours at the funeral home
are on Thursday, June 14th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

June 16, 2001
Doris M. Dobbins
Doris M. Dobbins of Woburn, passed away after a short illness on Saturday
Morning, June 16, at the Aberjona Nursing Center in Winchester. She was 91
years of age. Born in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Nils, and
the late Maren (Munsen) Mekkelsen, and one of six siblings.
Mrs. Dobbins had been a resident of Woburn for over 65 years, coming from
Somerville. For the past six years, she had been a resident of the Tidd Home
in North Woburn. She was a member of the North Congregational Church in
North Woburn, and was a longtime member of the Salem Willows Yacht Club.
Mrs. Dobbins retired from the former Wilcox and Hodges Insurance Agency in
1975, where she had worked as an Accountant. She was predeceased by her
husband, the late Wilbur Dobbins, who died in 1994.
She is survived by one son, Thomas W. Dobbins and his wife Frances, both of
Scarborough, ME; and one daughter, Jane D. Fugazzotto and her husband
Victor, both of Woburn. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Lisa
DeLaria, Charles Moyer, Jennifer Dobbins, and Sarah Dobbins; and one great
grandson, Jonathan DeLaria.
Services were held at the Graham Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 19. Burial
was at the Chestnut Hill Cemetery in Burlington. Memorial donations may be
made to the charity of your choice.

June 17, 2001
Sophie M. (Powell) Scarpone
Scarpone - in Woburn, June 17th, 2001, Sophie M. (Powell), beloved wife of
the late Raymond A. Scarpone. Devoted mother of Raymond D. Scarpone of
Stoneham, Kevin M. Scarpone of Billerica, and Gina M. Rivers of Plymouth.
Sister of Al Rogers and Francis Rogers, both of the Worcester area. Also
survived by three grandchildren, Christopher J., Raymond D., Jr. and Cheryl
Scarpone.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on
Wednesday, June 20th, at 9:15 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Barbara's Church, 138
Cambridge St., Woburn, at 10. Calling hours Tuesday 4 to 8 p.m. Interment in
Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.

OBITUARY:
Sophie M. Scarpone, a resident of Woburn West Side, passed away at her
home Sunday evening after having been in ill health for the past few years.
The wife of the late Raymond A. Scarpone, who died 15 years ago, she was
sixty-six years of age.
Born in Tewksbury, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Sarah
(Warren) Powell, Sr. She grew up in the Cambridge -Somerville area, and had
resided in Woburn for the past thirty-five years. For a number of years, she
worked at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington in the billing department. In recent
years, as her health declined, she enjoyed knitting.
Surviving are two sons, Raymond D. Scarpone of Stoneham and Kevin M.
Scarpone of Billerica, a daughter, Gina M. Rivers of Plymouth; two brothers,
Al and Francis Rogers, both of the Worcester area; and three grandchildren,
Christopher J., Raymond D., Jr., and Cheryl Scarpone.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Wednesday, June 20th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral
mass in St. Barbara's Church, 138 Cambridge St., Woburn, at 10. Interment will
follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Calling hours will be at the funeral
home on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m.

June 18, 2001
Audrey V. (Kipping) Gonzales
Gonzales - in Woburn, June 18th, 2001, Audrey V. (Kipping), beloved wife of
Earl H. Gonzales. Devoted mother of William K. Gonzales and his wife
Machiko of Wayland, and Virginia A. Evans and her husband Allan of Woburn.
Dear sister of Ruth Fox of Medford, and loving aunt of Joan Fox. Also
survived by her beloved grandchildren, Allan and Eric Evans, Billy-Ann
Gallagher, and Jacob, Heather, and Vanessa Gonzales; and
great-grandchildren, Tara, Marissa, Malana, and Halli.
A funeral service will be held in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street (Rt. 38), WOBURN, on Thursday, June 21st, at 11 a.m. Calling hours will
be on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery,
Woburn. Donations may be made in Mrs. Gonzales' memory to the American
Lung Association, PO Box 265, Burlington, MA 01803.

OBITUARY:
Audrey V. Gonzales passed away early Monday morning, June 18th, following
a lengthy illness. The wife of Earl Gonzales, a former Woburn police officer,
she was seventy-seven years of age.
Born and raised in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and
Ruth (Morgan) Kipping. She attended school there, graduating from
Somerville High School. After her marriage she moved to Medford for a short
time and then moved to East Woburn in 1953, where she had made her home
since. Mrs. Gonzales was very actively involved with her family, and in later
years with her grandchildren. For enjoyment she enjoyed sewing and cooking
and had raised French poodles.
In addition to her husband of fifty-seven years, Mrs. Gonzales is also survived
by her daughter, Virginia A. Evans and her husband Allan, and her son,
William K. Gonzales and his wife Machiko of Wayland, and her sister, Ruth
Fox and her daughter Joan of Medford. She is also survived by six
grandchildren, Allan and Eric Evans, Billy-Ann Gallagher, Jacob, Heather, and
Vanessa Gonzales, and four great-grandchildren, Tara, Marissa, Malana, and
Halli.
A funeral will be held in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street,
Woburn, on Thursday, June 21st, at 11 a.m. Calling hours are Wednesday from
4 to 8 p.m. Donations may be made in Mrs. Gonzales' memory to the American
Lung Association, PO Box 265, Burlington, MA 01803-0465.

June 19, 2001
Arthur T. Carow
Carow - in Burlington, suddenly, June 19th, 2001, Arthur T., beloved husband
of Florence L. (Fowler) Carow. Devoted father of Cheryl L. Lally and her
husband James, and Sandra D. Sonsini and her husband Joseph, all of
Billerica, and Keith A. Carow and his wife Janetlee of Woburn. Cherished
grandfather of Jennifer, Heather, and Nathan Lally, and Matthew StHilaire.
Brother of the late Nellie Dauphinee. Also survived by his niece, Flora Hoar of
Everett.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, June 22nd, at the Lynch-Cantillon
Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are
invited to attend. Calling hours at the funeral home are are Thursday from 2-4
and 7-9 p.m. Interment in Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Burlington. Donations may
be made in Arthur's memory to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen
Street, Framingham, MA 01701, or to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen
Street, Framingham, MA 01701. Late Army veteran, Korean War; late State
Investigator, Board of Licensing and Registration.

OBITUARY:
Arthur T. Carow of Burlington, a licensed funeral director who was the
Investigator of Funeral Homes for the Board of Licensing and Registration in
the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for the past sixteen years, died
suddenly at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington Tuesday evening after having been
stricken at his home. He was the husband of Florence L. (Fowler) Carow for
nearly fifty-two years.
Born in Winterport, Maine, seventy-three years ago, he was the son of the late
Joseph Arthur and Flora M. (Snow) Carow. He grew up in the Beacon Hill area
of Boston and graduated from high school in Boston. A veteran of the Korean
War, he served with the U.S. Army, stationed at West Point.
After completing his course of study at New England Institute, he worked as
an embalmer for Watson Funeral Home, and then in Skowhegan and
Rockland, Maine, before he became affiliated as the embalmer for the Daniel F.
O'Brien Funeral Homes in Cambridge, Arlington, and Somerville. He was with
the firm for thirty-seven years before accepting the position of Investigator for
the Board of Licensing and Registration in Massachusetts sixteen years ago.
In this position he traveled throughout the state as the only inspector of
funeral homes, enforcing compliance with state regulations in the funeral
industry and reporting to the State Board. He was still actively working in the
capacity of Investigator at the time of his unexpected death.
He had made his home with his family in Burlington since 1959. In earlier
years he coached Burlington Youth Hockey and was very involved with his
children's activities. He and his wife Florence were avid square dancers until
recent years, and they had served as co-presidents of the Baldwin Apple
Squares of Woburn. Arthur was particularly devoted to his grandchildren and
spent a great deal of time with them.
Preceding him in death was his sister, Nellie Dauphinee. Surviving in addition
to his wife Florence are two daughters, Cheryl L. Lally and her husband
James, and Sandra D. Sonsini and her husband Joseph, all of Billerica, a son,
Keith A. Carow of Woburn and his wife Janetlee, four grandchildren, Jennifer,
Heather, and Nathan Lally, and Matthew StHilaire, and his niece, Flora Hoar of
Everett.
A funeral service will be held at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Friday, June 22nd, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are
invited to attend. Interment will follow in Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Burlington.
Calling hours at the funeral home are Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Donations may be made in Arthur's memory to the American Heart
Association, 20 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701, or to the American
Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.

June 23, 2001
Christie Varoutsos
Christie Varoutsos, a lifelong resident of Woburn, died on Saturday Evening,
June 23, at his home after a long illness. He was 74 years of age. Born in
Woburn, he was the son of the late Costa, and the late Angelina (Papastathis)
Varoutsos.
Mr. Varoutsos was a Veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army as a
Military Police Officer. He was a Graduate of Bryant & Stratton Business
School. He retired from Polaroid Corp. In 1988, after 28 years of service.
Christie was an active member of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary Greek
Orthodox Church in Woburn, Past President of AHEPA in Woburn, and a
member of the church Retirees Club. Mr. Varoutsos enjoyed golfing, was a
member of the Woburn Country Club, and Past President of the Woburn
Country Club Senior League.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by one brother, the late Peter
Varoutsos; and four sisters, the late Athena Pratt, the late Dora Velesaris, the
late Annette Varoutsos, and the late Helen Bakis. He is survived by his wife,
Joan (Yianacopolus) Varoutsos; one daughter, Kim Briggs and her husband
David, both of Andover; and one son, Charles Varoutsos and his wife
Jo-Anne, both of Woburn. He is also survived by four grandchildren,
Christopher and Michael Briggs of Andover, and Drew and Alexandra
Varoutsos of Woburn; one brother, Nicholas Varoutsos of Woburn; and three
sisters, Sarah Potamis of Woburn, Esther Wood of Illinois, and Mary Koniares
of Burlington.
A Funeral Service will be held at the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary Greek
Orthodox Church, 70 Montvale Ave., Woburn on Wednesday, June 27 at
11:00am. Visiting hours will be at the Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Rd.,
Woburn on Tuesday Evening from 4-8 pm. Burial will be at the Woodbrook
Cemetery, Woburn. Memorial donations may be made to the Community
Center Building Fund, 70 Montvale Ave., Woburn, MA 01801.

June 24, 2001
Barbara D. (Sinclair) Branham
Branham - in Tewksbury, suddenly, June 24th, 2001, Barbara D. (Sinclair)
devoted mother of Lisa R. Dingle and her husband John of Dunstable, and
Sheri L. Farmer and her husband John of Peterborough, NH. Beloved
daughter of Dorothy and the late Wallace Sinclair. Dear sister of Phyllis
Sinclair of Woburn. Loving grandmother of Michael, MacKenzie, Sam, Michelle
and Gabe. Loving aunt of Christina, William and Jill.
A memorial service will be held in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Monday, June 25th, at 11 a.m. Interment is private. At the
request of the family, donations may be made in Barbara's memory to the
charity of one's choice.

OBITUARY:
Barbara D. (Sinclair) Branham, of Tewksbury, passed away suddenly on
Sunday, June 24th at Winchester Hospital. She was fifty-eight years of age.
Born in Medford, she was the daughter of Dorothy (Neylan) and the late
Wallace E. Sinclair. Raised in Somerville, Barbara was a graduate of
Somerville High School, class of 1960. She later attended classes at Middlesex
Community College, where she also worked as a secretary for twenty-four
years.
Barbara moved to Tewksbury in 1970, where she raised her two daughters. In
addition to her family, she loved history, reading, crossword puzzles as well
as her interest in paintings, antiques and flea markets.
Barbara was predeceased by her father, Wallace E. Sinclair. Surviving in
addition to her mother, Dorothy (Neylan) Sinclair, are her daughters, Lisa R.
Dingle and her husband John of Dunstable and Sheri L. Farmer and her
husband John of Peterborough, NH, her sister Phyllis Sinclair of Woburn, her
grandchildren, Michael, Mackenzie, Sam, Michelle and Gabe, and her nieces
and nephew, Christina, Jill and William.
A memorial service was held on Monday, June 25th, at the Lynch-Cantillon
Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn. At the request of the family,
donations may be made in Barbara's memory to the charity of one's choice.

June 27, 2001
Yvonne A. (Laroche) Carpenter
Carpenter - in Woburn, June 27th, 2001, Yvonne A. (Laroche) beloved wife of
the late John P. Carpenter. Beloved grand-aunt of Sharyn E. Eaton and William
D. Lowney, both of Hampton, NH, formerly of Woburn. Dear aunt of the late
Jeannette Lowney, Tom Costello, and Doreen Kinsman. Also survived by a
host of friends.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on
Friday, June 29th, at 9:15 a.m. Funeral mass in the Immaculate Conception
Church, 79 Sheridan Circle, Winchester, at 10. Calling hours Thursday 2-4 and
7-9 p.m. Interment in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in
Mrs. Carpenter's memory to the Woburn Clergy Association, Attn: Treasurer,
c/o Greek Orthodox Church, 70 Montvale Avenue, Woburn, MA 01801, to be
used to purchase a defibrillator for the Woburn Fire Department.

OBITUARY:
Yvonne A. Carpenter, a resident of the South End of Woburn for most of her
life, passed away in Medford early Wednesday morning, June 27th, at the age
of 97. She was the wife of the late John P. Carpenter, who died in 1955. Born
in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Corinne (Vezina)
Laroche. She attended a French convent school in Providence.
For many years until well into her seventies, Mrs. Carpenter worked for an
insurance agency in downtown Woburn. She was also very involved in
volunteer work. For many years she traveled weekly to the Basilica in
Roxbury, assisting Fr. Joseph Manton. She also volunteered her time to the
nuns at the chancery office in Boston.
In addition to her husband John, she was preceded in death by her nieces,
Jeannette Lowney and Doreen Kinsman, and her nephew, Tom Costello.
Surviving are her niece and nephew, Sharyn E. Eaton, and William D. Lowney,
both of Hampton, NH, formerly of Woburn.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Friday, June 29th, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral mass
in the Immaculate Conception Church, 79 Sheridan Circle, Winchester, at 10.
Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Woburn. Calling hours at the
funeral home are Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Donations may be
made in Mrs. Carpenter's memory to the Woburn Clergy Association, Attn:
Treasurer, c/o Greek Orthodox Church, 70 Montvale Avenue, Woburn, MA
01801, to be used to purchase a defibrillator for the Woburn Fire Department.

June 29, 2001
Eunice E. (Watson) Duran
Duran - of Waltham, formerly of Woburn, June 29th, 2001, Eunice E. (Watson),
beloved wife of the late John P. Duran. Loving sister of Tena M. Mooney of
Woburn. Devoted aunt of Kenneth J. Mooney and his wife Christine, James J.
Mooney and his wife Paula, and Neil, Ronald, and Alfred Macarthur;
grand-aunt of Laura Bishop and Kristin, Kiara, and Delia Mooney.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 3rd, at 10 a.m. in the First
Baptist Church, 3 Winn Street, Woburn. Relatives and friends are invited to
attend. Calling hours will be at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street (Rt. 38), Woburn, on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in
Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in Mrs. Duran's
memory to the Salvation Army, 147 Berkeley St., Boston, MA 02116, or to the
Jimmy Fund, Attn: Gift Processing, 1309 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02446.

OBITUARY:
Eunice E. Duran, a native of Woburn who made her home in Waltham for over
fifty years, passed away at the Aberjona Nursing Center in Winchester on
Friday morning, June 29th, at the age of eighty-four. She was the wife of the
late John P. Duran, who died ten years ago.
Born in Barrington, Nova Scotia, Canada, she was the daughter of the late
Ritchie F. and Viola (Goodwin) Watson. She grew up in Woburn and
graduated from Woburn High School with the class of 1935. In her early years
she worked at Woolworth's Department Store. Until her retirement twenty
years ago, she had worked as a lab technician for Raytheon in Waltham for
over thirty-seven years.
Mrs. Duran was very active in the First Baptist Church in Woburn, even when
she resided in Waltham. She taught Sunday school at the church for many
years and was a member of the church choir. She volunteered a great deal of
her time to the Woburn Council of Social Concern, and helped with the "Meals
on Wheels" program. She was also a member of the Golden Age Club in
Waltham. An avid gardener, she enjoyed spending time working outdoors and
was known by her neighbors as having the "best garden on the street".
She is survived by her sister, Tena M. Mooney of Woburn, her nephews and
nieces, Kenneth J. Mooney and his wife Christine, James J. Mooney and his
wife Paula, and Neil, Ronald, and Alfred Macarthur and Carole O'Brien; and
her grandnieces, Laura Bishop and Kristin, Kiara, and Delia Mooney, and
Earlene Moore.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 3rd, at 10 a.m. in the First
Baptist Church, 3 Winn Street, Woburn. with the Rev. Tracey Frink officiating.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours will be at the
Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Monday, July
2nd, from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.
Donations may be made in Mrs. Duran's memory to the Salvation Army, 147
Berkeley St., Boston, MA 02116, or to the Jimmy Fund, Attn: Gift Processing,
1309 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02446.

Kenneth G. Quinn, Jr.
Quinn - in Woburn, suddenly, June 29th, Kenneth G., Jr., beloved son of Doris
M. (Power) Quinn and the late Kenneth G. Quinn, Sr. Loving brother of Carol
A. Lagana of Dedham, and uncle of Beth and Scott Lagana.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street (Rt. 38),
Woburn, on Monday, July 2nd, at 9:15 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Charles
Church, 280 Main St., Woburn, at 10. Calling hours Sunday 4 - 8 p.m. Interment
in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in Ken's memory to
Mass. Lions Eye Research, c/o Wm. Murphy, Treasurer, PO Box 6050, New
Bedford, MA 02742.

OBITUARY:
Kenneth G. Quinn, Jr. of Woburn died suddenly at the Lahey Clinic in
Burlington on Friday morning, June 29th, 2001, after having been stricken at
home. He was forty-nine years of age. Born in Woburn, he was the son of
Doris M. (Power) Quinn of Woburn and the late Kenneth G. Quinn, Sr. He was
educated in Woburn and graduated with the Class of 1969 from Woburn High
School.
Ken was working for a cement company in Avon at the time of his unexpected
death. He also was self-employed as a plumber. He was an active member of
the Woburn Sons of Italy.
Surviving in addition to his mother, Doris Quinn of Woburn, are a sister, Carol
Lagana of Dedham, his niece and nephew, Beth and Scott Lagana, and many
friends..The funeral will be held on Monday, July 2nd, from the Lynch-Cantillon
Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral
mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 10. Interment will
follow in Calvary Cemetery, Woburn. Calling hours at the funeral home will be
on Sunday, July 1st, from 4 to 8 p.m. Donations may be made in Ken's
memory to the Mass. Lions Eye Research, c/o Wm. Murphy, Treasurer, PO Box
6050, New Bedford, MA 02742.

June 30, 2001
Anna E. (Hewson) McCool
McCool - in Woburn, June 30th, Anna E. (Hewson), beloved wife of the late
Joseph T. McCool. Devoted mother of Mary Lou (Whatley) Martin and her
husband Bob, Thomas and Patrick McCool, all of Woburn, Catherine (McCool)
Marvin and her husband Charles of Corinth, VT, Joseph McCool and his wife
Maryann of Danvers, Richard McCool of Somerville, and Gertrude (McCool)
Iwanski and her husband Chester of Nashua, NH. Also survived by 18
grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street (Rt. 38),
Woburn, on Tuesday, July 3rd, at 11:30 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Charles
Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 12 noon. Interment in Woodbrook
Cemetery, Woburn. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the funeral home
Tuesday morning from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

OBITUARY:
Anna E. McCool, a longtime resident of Woburn, passed away Saturday
evening at Winchester Hospital at the age of 89. She was the wife of the late
Joseph T. McCool, who died in 1994. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of
the late Herbert and Elizabeth (Lynch) Hewson. She was raised in Jamaica
Plain and attended schools there, but for most of her life she resided with her
family on Flagg Street in Woburn. Her focus in life was her family, and she
greatly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and
great-grandchildren.
Surviving are her children: Mary Lou (Whatley) Martin and her husband Bob of
Woburn Catherine Marvin and her husband Charles of Corinth, Vermont,
Joseph McCool and his wife Maryann of Danvers, Richard McCool of
Somerville, Thomas and Patrick McCool, both of Woburn, and Gertrude
(McCool) Iwanski and her husband Chester of Nashua, NH. Also surviving are
eighteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main
Street, Woburn, on Tuesday, July 3rd, at 11:30 a.m., followed by a funeral
mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn, at 12 noon. Interment
will be Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Relatives and friends are invited to
call at the funeral home Tuesday morning from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.


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