David Charles Ellis, Jr.

January 21, 1958 - September 25, 2020

David Charles Ellis Jr., age 62, of Stow passed away suddenly on Friday, September 25, 2020 at Emerson Hospital. David was the loving husband of Janet M. (Gilbert) Ellis. Born in Providence, Rhode Island on January 21, 1958, David was the son of David Charles Ellis Sr. and the late Edna A. (Iavarone) Ellis. David was raised and educated in Stow, graduating from Worcester Technical High School class of 1976. Before the completion of high...

 


 

Wendy Ann (Burt) Axtman

January 18, 1934 - September 15, 2020

Wendy Ann (Burt) Axtman, age 86, of Stow, died surrounded by her children on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late Louis Edward Axtman Jr. Born in Somerset, England on January 18, 1934, she was the daughter of the late William Edward and Irene Maud (Bacon) Burt. Wendy was raised and educated in Somerset attending the Tor School in Glastonbury. She then moved with her family to Leeds graduating from Leeds Girls'...

 


 

H. Katherine (Williams) Johnson

March 21, 1925 - August 26, 2020

Helen Katherine (Williams) Johnson, 95, of Berlin, Massachusetts passed away August 26, 2020, after a period of declining health. Katherine ("Kay") was born March 21, 1925, in Providence, Rhode Island, to Roger and Nathalie (Lewis) Williams. Kay was highly intelligent, industrious, and gregarious. She grew up in Brockton, Wakefield, and other Boston area towns. With her two sisters, she spent each summer of her childhood in Guilford and...

 


 

Antoinette "Anne" (Santostefano) D'Amico

May 27, 1920 - August 25, 2020

Antoinette "Anne" (Santostefano) D'Amico, age 100, Maynard resident of 16 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 25, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late Salvatore "Sal" D'Amico. Both of their families had come to the United States from Castel do Sangro, a small city in the Abruzzo region of Italy, east of Rome. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, on May 27, 1920, she was the daughter of Gaetano and Maria Santostefano. Anne and...

 


 

John F. Keeley III

December 28, 1978 - August 18, 2020

John F. Keeley III, age 41 of Clinton, formerly of Maynard, passed away tragically on Tuesday, August 18, 2020. John, known as Fred to his family and close friends, was born in Leominster, Massachusetts on December 28, 1978. He was the son of Heidi S. (Stamm) and the late John F. Keeley, Jr. John was raised and educated in Maynard. He was an exceptional athlete. John's favorite sport was football. He played quarterback for the Maynard...

 


 

Shirley E. (Simpson) Wilkins

August 5, 1937 - August 13, 2020

Shirley E. (Simpson) Wilkins, age 83 of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 13, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving wife of the late Charles S. "Charlie" Wilkins. Born in Somerville, Massachusetts, on August 5, 1937, she was the daughter of George Fowler and Mary Ida (Moore) Simpson. Shirley was raised in the Winter Hill neighborhood of Somerville, graduating from Somerville High School, class of 1955....

 


 

Gregory D. Jones

November 9, 1944 - August 9, 2020

Stow lost one of its honored and valued citizens when Gregory D. "Greg" Jones, age 75, passed away peacefully at his home, on Sunday, August 9, 2020. In spite of over eight years of intensive treatment for Multiple Myeloma, Greg continued his involvement in the community, serving in many ways throughout. Gregory was the loving husband of Barbara B. (Hopgood) Jones. Born in Oakland, California on November 9, 1944, Greg was the son of the...

 


 

Vivian E. (Wanhatalo) Dean

March 30, 1936 - August 8, 2020

Vivian E. (Wanhatalo) Dean, age 84 of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 8, 2020. She was the loving wife of William E. Dean. Born in Concord, Massachusetts, on March 30, 1936, she was the daughter of the late John H. and Elsie E. (Suikko) Wanhatalo. Vivian was raised and educated in Stow, graduating from Hale High School, class of 1954. William and Vivian met at the Little Club in Ayer. The couple married on June 19,...

 


 

Mary C. (Sincoski) Keeley

November 20, 1926 - July 31, 2020

Mary C. (Sincoski) Keeley, age 93 of West Barnstable, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 31, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late John Frederick Keeley. Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, on November 20, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Catherine (Heywood) Sincoski. Mary was raised and educated in Fall River, graduating from Sacred Heart Academy in 1943. Mary worked as a secretary for many years for the Xerox...

 


 

Ruth P. (Cuttell) Jones

February 2, 1918 - July 23, 2020

Ruth P. (Cuttell) Jones, age 102 of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 23, 2020. Born in Maynard, Massachusetts, February 2, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Gladys Mae (Bamford) Cuttell. Ruth was a long time Maynard resident. On January 7, 1943 at the age of twenty-five, Ruth enlisted in United States Army Air Corp and proudly served her country during WWII. Ruth was a member of the American Legion Post ...