Kenneth P. Blanchette

January 2, 1950 - August 5, 2020

Kenneth P. Blanchette, 70, and a longtime resident of Shirley passed away peacefully on August 5, 2020 at The Apple Valley Rehab Center in Ayer. Born in Fitchburg on January 2, 1950, Ken was the son to the late Paul and Catherine (Bemis) Blanchette. After graduating from the inaugural class of Ayer High School in 1967, he enlisted in the United States Navy where he served for four years. After attempting a few different career paths, he...

 


 

Milton Libby, Jr.

April 19, 1929 - August 5, 2020

Milton Stevens Libby Jr. of Acton, passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 5, 2020 at home with the company of his daughter. He was the loving husband of 44 years to the late Anneliese (Saule) Libby. Born in Portland, Maine on April 19,1929, Milton was the son of the late Milton and Tena (Bronnum) Libby. Raised and educated in Portland, Milton graduated from Deering High School. After High School, he enlisted in the United States Army...

 


 

Michael K. Myles

July 7, 1970 - August 5, 2020

Mike Myles, 50, beloved Harvard resident, passed away peacefully on Wednesday evening August 5th 2020. He was the loving husband of Ruth and proud father of sons Alex and Theo, daughters Olivia and Imogen, and grandson Tanner. Mike was born in Saratoga, California, on July 7, 1970 a devoted son to Kathy and Keith Myles, much loved brother to Lori Myles, and uncle to Rachel. Mike grew up on Lake Boon in Stow, attending Nashoba Regional...

 


 

Sava Nadrljanski

June 4, 1940 - August 4, 2020

Sava Nadrljanski, age 80, of Stow MA passed away on Tuesday, August 4 2020 in Acton, MA after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson's disease. He was the beloved husband of 51 years to Gordana Nadrljanski, the love of his life. He was the loving and proud father of Dragana Nadrljanski of Littleton, MA and her husband Aaron Wall, whom he considered a son. He is survived by his younger sister Mirjana Jordovic, a retired architect, of...

 


 

Rhonda April Pacy

August 4, 1958 - July 31, 2020

Rhonda April Pacy age 61 of Andover, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2020 at Bear Mountain Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Andover following a lengthy illness. She was the loving daughter to James Pacy of Andover and the late Lillian (Hickey) Pacy who died in 2012. Rhonda was born on August 4, 1958 in Concord and was raised and educated, in, Littleton, and Acton. MA, graduating from Acton High School in 1976. Rhonda had such a...

 


 

Robin Esch

February 25, 1930 - July 27, 2020

Robin Esch, passed away on Monday the 27th of July, 2020 peacefully at home after a long illness. He is survived by his three children, Elizabeth Prettejohn of York, England; David Esch of Boston, Massachusetts, USA; and Tom Esch of Aloha, Oregon, USA; his two grandchildren Elizabeth and Matthew Esch; and his life partner Eileen Murray. He is predeceased by his former wives Joan Larson Esch, Joan Brockway Esch, and Rebecca Light. The...

 


 

Peter A. O'Sullivan

January 12, 1941 - July 17, 2020

Peter A. O'Sullivan (AKA Mr. O), 79 and a lifelong Groton resident passed away on Friday morning, July 17, 2020 at Emerson Hospital. Peter was born in Ayer on January 12, 1941, a son of the late Patrick and Alice (Ouellette) O'Sullivan. He was raised in West Groton and attended Groton Schools. Besides his wife, Elizabeth (Lezewski) O'Sullivan, Peter leaves behind four sons; Jeffrey and his wife Janet of Southbury, CT, Gregory of Barre, MA,...

 


 

Beatrice J. (Rotondi) Resciniti

March 19, 1928 - July 14, 2020

Beatrice J. (Rotondi) Resciniti, 92, of Acton, Massachusetts passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday July 14, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late Emil Resciniti. Beatrice was born in Newark, New Jersey on March 19, 1928. She was the daughter of the late Alfred and Josephine (Barrese) Rotondi. She attended Newark State Teachers College and graduated with a degree in elementary school education in 1949. She taught elementary...

 


 

Shirley Jane Gerace

August 17, 1941 - July 13, 2020

Shirley Jane (Mitchell) Gerace "MEEMA" of Ayer, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 13, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. She was the devoted wife of Richard Gerace for 52 years. Born in Cabin Creek, West Virginia on August 17, 1941, Shirley was the daughter of the late Cecil and Violet (Arms) Mitchell. Raised and educated in Cabin Creek, she then traveled to Germany and Maryland before she came to live in Groton, Massachusetts where...

 


 

Patricia (Chevrette) Hartwell

March 17, 1930 - July 13, 2020

Patricia C (Chevrette) Hartwell, age 90, of Pepperell, Massachusetts went home to be with her Lord on Monday, July 13, 2020 after a courageous four-week battle with COVID-19. Patricia was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Helene (LeBrun) Chevrette of Shirley, Massachusetts. She was born on March 17, 1930 in Shirley, Massachusetts and made her home in Pepperell the last 50 years of her life. She was an excellent homemaker and later worked...

 


 

Charles P. Lessa

February 17, 1941 - July 7, 2020

Atty. Charles P. Lessa, 79, a long time Littleton resident passed away peacefully on July 7, 2020 at the Veterans Hospital in Bedford, after a long illness. He was the loving husband of Dianne M. (Cosgrove) Lessa. Charlie was born in Boston and grew up Roslindale, MA. He attended English High School, Boston University, and Boston University School of Law, passing the Massachusetts Bar in 1965. Charlie joined the Army in 1966 serving as a...

 


 

Clarence Alfred Titus

March 10, 1934 - July 6, 2020

Clarence Alfred Titus, 86 and a lifelong Ayer resident passed away peacefully on July 6, 2020 at Southern Maine Medical Center in Biddeford, ME. He was the loving husband of the late Janet (Jahn) Titus. Clarence was born in Ayer, MA on March 10, 1934, a son to the late Ernest and Marion (Totman) Titus. He was a graduate of Ayer High School and Lowell Technical Institute with a degree in Business Administration. Clarence was an avid sports...

 


 

Judith Sargent

October 26, 1924 - July 4, 2020

Judith Sargent, 95 and a longtime Groton resident passed away peacefully on July 4, 2020 at River Terrace in Lancaster. She was the daughter of the late Harold and Frances (Moison) Sargent. Judith was born in Ayer on October 26, 1924 and attended Groton schools. She was a graduate of Groton High School, class of 1942. She worked for New England Telephone, Co. as a service representative until 1944 when she enlisted in the US Navy serving as...

 


 

Glen W. Snowden

November 3, 1932 - June 21, 2020

Rev. Dr. Glen W. Snowden age 87 of Stow, formerly of Newton and Northborough MA passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at the Coleman House in Northborough after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's.disease. He was the loving husband of the late Lorraine Stehman Snowden and fiance of Margaret (Margi) Hoyt Nasemann of Stow, MA. Born in Lebanon, Pennsylvania on November 3, 1932 he was the son of the late Clement and Anna Wenger Snowden....

 


 

Elizabeth "Betty" Slocombe

August 26, 1947 - June 19, 2020

Elizabeth (Betty) Slocombe, affectionately known as Nini to her family and close friends, passed away on June 18, 2020. Betty was born in Worcester, MA where she spent her early childhood with her parents, Harry and Gladys and her brother Peter. She later moved to Placentia, CA during her teenage years where she developed a passion for the ocean, body surfing and the beach. Betty loved horses and stabled her horse in California, who she rode...

 


 

Ashley Chow

November 2, 1999 - June 12, 2020

Ashley Chow, age 20, of Littleton, Massachusetts passed away suddenly from health complications on Friday, June 12, 2020 at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. She was the beloved daughter of Ching-Kuo Chow and his late wife Hui-Chuan (Kung) Chow. Ashley was born on November 2nd, 1999 in Duluth, Georgia. She relocated to Littleton, Massachusetts in 2001 with her family where she was raised and educated. Ashley graduated from the...

 


 

Richard P. Durand

November 5, 1957 - June 11, 2020

Richard Durand was born on November 5th, 1957 in Concord, Massachusetts. He was born in Ralph Waldo Emerson's house that was formally used as the nurses bunk house before being converted into the maternity ward. The house still stands on the property today. He was the second son of Virginia Margaret (Subick) Durand and her husband Robert. He died at Lowell General hospital on June 11th, 2020 at the age of 62 after a lengthy battle with cancer...

 


 

Marsha L. (Barbera) Dodson

March 19, 1947 - June 8, 2020

Marsha L. (Barbera) Dodson, 73 and a long time Littleton resident passed away suddenly on June 8, 2020 at the Lahey Hospital in Burlington. She was the loving and devoted wife of 43 years to Billy D. Dodson. Marsha was born in Lowell, MA, a daughter to the late Robert and Marjorie (Weston) Barbera. She graduated from Lowell High School and soon after began a career at Raytheon. It was at Raytheon where she met the love of her life and began a...

 


 

Antonio "Tony" Eiranova

February 2, 1934 - June 7, 2020

Antonio "Tony" Eiranova, 86 and a long time Acton resident passed away peacefully on June 7, 2020. He was the beloved husband of the late Jean (Gooderham) Eiranova who passed away in March. Through all the trials that life presented him with- a beloved daughter Julie struck down at the young age of 49; Jean, his wife and life partner succumbing to MDS- and all the while looking after a son with mental illness, Tony always put family first....

 


 

Neva M Crosby

May 19, 1926 - June 5, 2020

Neva Margaret Crosby of Vero Beach, Florida passed away on June 5th, 2020. She was born on May 19th, 1926 in Franklin, MA to Ruth and Augustin Hancock. She was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, William Russell Crosby of Newton MA. She is survived by five children, 14 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. Neva grew up on the 100 acre family farm in Franklin MA. Years of life on the farm with 7 siblings left an indelible imprint of the...