Obituaries

Obituaries and remembrance tributes are no less important for families who choose cremation. Boston Cremation created this space on our website for you and those who knew your loved one to remember them respectfully and with dignity.  This service is free even if you use another funeral or cremation provider.

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John “Jack” Sullivan

On August 4, 2015 in Medford. Beloved husband for 53 years of Nancy (Vozzella) Sullivan; dear father of Ann Marie Sullivan; loved brother-in-law of Jeannie and Mary Sullivan; uncle of several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers Jimmy of Revere…

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Audrey Edwards

Audrey H. (Schwartz) Edwards, 86, passed peacefully after a long illness. Daughter of the late Harold and Sadie Schwartz of Brookline. Sister of the late Dr. Stanley Schwartz of Gloucester. Aunt of Harold Schwartz and former wife Mary Schwartz of…

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David Emil Schwartz

David Emil Schwartz, 97, of Rochester, died May 26, 2015. Born in Rochester to the late David and Alma (Bergstrand) Schwartz, he was married to the late Jung Shik Kim formerly of Seoul, Korea. He is survived by his daughter,…

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John Maggio

John Anthony Maggio, 48, passed away on July 22, 2015 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital surrounded by his family. He was the beloved son of the late Maureen “Mimi” Maggio (Snow) and estranged father, Paul F. Maggio. He was predeceased by his…

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Russell Guilford

Russell Guilford, 56, of Peabody, died July 8, 2015 at home. He was the son of the late Chester and Ruth (Ferrier) Guilford. He is survived by his life partner of 30 years, Louisa Marcotte; siblings, Virginia Butman of Boxford,…

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April Hunter

April left on us July 2, 2015. I want to tell you a little bit about April. She left home at an early age when she was just a teenager. She lived in various cities in Massachusetts and even spent…

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Mary Anne Donohue

Mary Anne Donohue died peacefully on June 22, 2015 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading, Massachusetts. Ms. Donohue was born on January 20, 1942 in New London, Connecticut. She attended local schools and graduated in 1963 from what…

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Joanna Winship Crawford

Joanna Winship Crawford, 89, passed away on July 1, 2015. From Lincoln, MA, she was the wife of the late John D. Crawford and sister of Boston Globe editor, the late Thomas Winship. She is survived by her children, Rebecca…

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Peter Gerard Ginouves

Peter Gerard Ginouves – a gentle, giant of a man – devoted husband and father, unexpectedly died at his home in Harvard, MA on June 22, 2015. He leaves an entire community in mourning.Peter was a force of nature. At…

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Ruth F. Ruma

Ruth F. Ruma (Humes) 88 born June 5, 1927 a long time resident of Malden died suddenly on June 12, 2015. She is survived by her two daughters, Rosemary Cinelli and Noreen Mercurio and her grandchildren, Lisa, Barbara and Richard…

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Edgar Palacios

Edgar Palacios was born in Huehuetenango, Guatemala, on March 19, 1937 he passed away on June 11, 2015 . He was the beloved son of the late Gumercindo Palacios and Juana Mendez de Palacios. Edgar helped his parents while growing…

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Lorraine J. Moschella

Lorraine J. Moschella in Revere, formerly of the North End and East Boston, unexpectedly, on June 21, 2012. Lovingly survived by her daughter Lori Ann Lapolla of Everett, son Nicholas Lapolla of Revere, daughter Michelle Lapolla of Revere, mother in…

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Jeffrey Wade Sharpe

Jeffrey Wade Sharpe, 46, died on May 19, 2015 in Lynn, MA. Born in Park Ridge, IL, he spent most of his school years in St. Louis, MO, later moving to the Boston area residing in Watertown, Cambridge, Jamaica Plain…

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Juan Pablo Reyes

Juan Pablo passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2015 after a long battle with liver cancer. He was born on July 10, 1942 in Puerto Rico and came to the US as a young man. Juan Pablo then married Blanca…

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Robert J. Cincotta

Robert J. Cincotta a man who loved his family and fishing passed away on May 28th 2015. Born in Somerville, MA He lived in Melrose with his beloved wife Rana (Avellani). He was the father of Theresa, Robert Jr., David,…

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Stanley Yenowskas Jr.

Stanley Yenowskas Jr., 67, died on May 20, 2015 in Medford. Born in Cambridge, he graduated from Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School and lived most of his life in Cambridge and Medford. He worked at Boston Metal Products until…

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Mary-Margaret Almonte

Mary-Margaret Almonte, at 53; devoted mother; innovative, award-winning educator; philanthropist; artist/photographer After a long and courageous fight with cancer, Mary-Margaret (Batanian) Almonte passed away on May 12, 2015 at the Kaplan House Hospice in Danvers, Massachusetts. From Cape Ann to…

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Juliette Mae Dyer

Juliette Mae (LeBlanc) Dyer took her last breath Wednesday, May 5, 2015, at 92 years of age at the Dexter House in Malden, Mass. Born on January 21, 1923 and raised in Malden, it was almost as if she had…

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Joan F. Graffeo

Joan F. Graffeo of Somerville, MA and formerly of Lee’s Summit, MO died on April 30, 2015 at the Kaplan Hospice in Danvers, MA. Joanie was the beloved daughter of the late Kathleen Lauretano. Dear sister of Jerry Lauretano and…

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Raymond William (Tarz) Porter

June 5, 1938 – April 26, 2015 Raymond William (Tarz) Porter of Malden Mass., formerly of Lubec Maine. Entered into rest on Sunday April 26th, 2015. The beloved first husband of Kathleen N, Porter of Charlestown and loving companion of…

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