William J. "Bill" Ewing

September 4, 1932 - March 20, 2020

William J. "Bill" Ewing, age 87, of Maynard passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Friday, March 20, 2020. He was the loving husband of the late Bernadette Rita (Mazzola) Ewing. Born in Boston, MA on September 4, 1932, he was the son of the late James A. and Anna G. (Hogan) Ewing. Bill was raised and educated in Newton, graduating from Sacred Heart High School class of 1950. Upon graduation, Bill enlisted in the United...

 


 

Stuart J. King

March 22, 1925 - March 14, 2020

Stuart J. King, age 94, of Hudson, MA passed away peacefully and surrounded by love, on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at his home. Stuart was a lifelong Hudson resident. He was the loving and devoted husband of the late Laura Alice (Monteiro) King. Born in Hudson, MA on March 22, 1925, he was the son of the late Loren and Elsie (Guilbeau) King. Stuart was raised and educated in Hudson, graduating from Hudson High School class of 1943. Upon...

 


 

Louis C. Dufour

December 2, 1930 - March 12, 2020

Rev. Louis C. Dufour of Seabrook NH and Maynard MA, died on March 12, 2020 in D'Youville Senior Care in Lowell. He was 89. Father Dufour was born in Lawrence on December 2, 1930, the son of the late Chanel G. and Bernadette L. (Hemond) Dufour. Following his 1948 graduation from Central Catholic High School in Lawrence, he entered Saint John's Seminary in Boston. He was ordained in 1958 in Boston. Among other assignments in the...

 


 

Alice D. DeForge

October 29, 1951 - March 1, 2020

Alice D. DeForge, age 68 of Maynard passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at her home in Maynard. Born in Cambridge on October 29, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Warren Joseph and Gertrude Therese (Dumais) DeForge. Alice was raised and educated in Waltham. She settled in Maynard in 1968. Alice worked as a welder for the Digital Equipment Corporation. She was the first woman welder for the company and worked in the private...

 


 

Thomas H. Bouffard

May 4, 1941 - February 24, 2020

Thomas H. Bouffard, age 78 of Maynard passed away peacefully on Monday, February 24, 2020 at Life Care Center of Acton. Thomas was born in Concord on May 4, 1941, he was the son of the late Wilfred Harold and Catherine Ellen (Hayes) Bouffard. Thomas was raised and educated in Maynard. Thomas enjoyed the outdoors. He loved riding his bicycle throughout the town of Maynard. Thomas is survived by his brothers Wilfred Bouffard of Boxboro...

 


 

Virginia Wolf Peticolas

September 7, 1939 - February 21, 2020

Virginia Wolf Peticolas, wife of the late Warner Leland Peticolas, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 21, 2020. She was living in Wayland MA, formerly of Eugene, OR. She was 80 years old. Born in Buffalo, New York in 1939, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Alice (Hannel) Wolf. Virginia was raised in East Aurora, New York. She graduated from East Aurora High School, class of 1957. Virginia went on to attend Cornell...

 


 

Leslie E. "Les" Boardman

March 8, 1945 - February 16, 2020

Leslie E. "Les" Boardman died peacefully on February 16, 2020, at the Fitchburg Health Care Center in Fitchburg after a lengthy battle with Lewy Body Dementia, he was 74 years old. He is survived by his wife Joyce A. (Marriner) Boardman; his Son James R. Boardman and his long-time partner Lisa Hjelm of Ashby, MA; his daughter Jennifer A. Condon and her Husband Brian Condon of Maynard, MA; his Daughter Barbara (Boardman) Cardarelli of Sterling,...

 


 

Jamey Smythe

It is with deep sorrow and a heavy heart to announce the passing of Jamey Smythe, age 66 of Maynard, MA on December 23, 2019 at Massachusetts General Hospital from cardiac surgery complications. Jamey was born in Methuen MA, the oldest of five children. Jamey was known to all as a kindhearted, feisty, outspoken, enthusiastic, generous, and loyal friend and devoted to the family he created for himself. He embodied a profound love for the...

 


 

Richard A. Goucher

January 10, 1938 - January 31, 2020

Richard A. Goucher, age 82, formerly of Stow, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 31, 2020 after a hard-fought battle with his health. Richard was the loving husband of the late Renate (Fischer) Goucher and they shared forty-eight years of marriage before her passing in 2009. Born in Concord, MA on January 10, 1938, he was the son of the late Robert and Barbara (Swift) Goucher. Richard was raised and educated in Stow, graduating from...

 


 

Joe Nicholas

April 3, 1947 - January 25, 2020

Joe Nicholas, age 72 of Sudbury passed away suddenly on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at his home. Husband of the late Maurine J. (LeClerc) Nicholas. Joe was born in Concord on April 3, 1947, he was the son of the late Victor Nicholas and Carmela (Umbro) Nicholas. Joe was raised in Maynard, graduating from Maynard High School, class of 1964. Joe and Maurine married in 1973, and renewed their vows in 1990. The couple began their lives together...