New Bedford Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Noel E. Almeida

    Noel Edward Almeida, 62, of New Bedford, passed away on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital after a brief illness. He was the loving husband of Janet Almeida.  Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Joseph and Esther Almeida, he lived in New Bedford for most of his life.  Mr. Almeida had a 40 year career with New Bedford Gas and Edison Light Company/Commonwealth Gas/ NStar Companies where he worked as a LNG operator in Acushnet and regional gas sales representative/gas pipeline engineer.

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  • Saturday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Louis A. Marcotte

    Louis A. Marcotte, 81, of New Bedford, died Friday, December 19, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital, after a long illness. He was the son of the late Walter and Doria Marcotte.

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  • Saturday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Dave Lister

    Dave Lister, 59, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Friday, December 19th, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the husband and business partner of Cecile B. Lister, and the son of Thomas C. and Emiliana “Millie” Lister.  Dave began his career as a self-employed ice cream truck operator in the 1970's in the New Bedford area.

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  • Saturday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Dave Lister

    Dave Lister, 59, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Friday, December 19th, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the husband and business partner of Cecile B. Lister, and the son of Thomas C. and Emiliana “Millie” Lister.  Dave began his career as a self-employed ice cream truck operator in the 1970's in the New Bedford area.

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  • Friday Dec 19 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Stephanie Torres

    Stephanie Torres, 46, of New Bedford, died unexpectedly Wednesday, December 10, 2014. She was the loving wife of Al Torres.

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  • Friday Dec 19 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Leo J. Desrosiers

    Leo J. Desrosiers, age 89, of Acushnet, passed away Thursday, December 18, 2014 with his family by his side. He was the husband of his eternal sweetheart, the late Yvonne B. Desrosiers , to whom he shared 62 wonderful years of marriage and has now been reunited.

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  • Thursday Dec 18 | via Cape Cod Times 

    George DeMello

    George A. DeMello, of Falmouth, passed away in the Falmouth Hospital surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. He was 77. George was born in New Bedford, Mass., the son of the late George and Marie DeMello.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Leonard L. Spinner

    Leonard L. Spinner, age 69 years of New Bedford died Sunday, December 14, 2014. Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Leonard and Dorothy Spinner.  Leonard was a D.J. at JC Lounge, Friends and Lovers, and the Meeting Place.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Hugh J. McKenna, 94

    Hugh J. McKenna, 94, of New Bedford, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. He was the husband of the late Kathleen McKenna.  Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Charles and Elizabeth McKenna, he lived in New Bedford all of his life.  During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy in the Asiatic Pacific Theater.

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  • Wednesday Dec 17 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Ernest Rezendes, 90

    He was the husband of the late Mildred R. Rezendes. Born and raised in New Bedford, the son of the late Antonio and Elvira Rezendes, he settled in Acushnet in 1958. Mr. Rezendes was a sign painter for 45 years for My Bread Baking Company.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via Cape Cod Times 

    Mabel Anderson, 96

    Lifelong Monument Beach resident Mabel Anderson, age 96, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 at her home with her family by her side. She was born on Sept. 1, 1918 in New Bedford, MA to Joseph M. and Winifred M. Perry.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Stewart Hall Grimes

    December 12, 2014. Survived by daughters Laura and Erika "Rikki" Grimes, and sister Martha Grimes.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Theodore T. Ambadgis, Jr.

    Theodore T. Ambadgis, Jr. of Bluffton, SC, formerly of New Bedford, MA ran his final furlong on December 13, 2014 in Savannah, GA. Teddy was born September 13, 1946 in Pittsburg, CA.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Julieta Amaral

    Julieta Amaral, age 81 of New Bedford, passed away on , December 16, 2014 at home with her family at her side. She was the loved wife of 61 years to the late Jose X. Amaral who passed away earlier this year and the daughter of Maria daConceicao and Jose Amaral.

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  • Monday Dec 15 | via Boston Herald 

    James P. O'Malley, 82, a resident of Dartmouth, a ve...

    James P. O'Malley of Dartmouth, formerly of New Bedford, a veteran and retired pharmacist, died Sunday at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford.

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  • Monday Dec 15 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Deolinda Ferro, 93

    Deolinda Ferro, age 93 of New Bedford, passed away, on Sunday, December 14, 2014 at St. Lukes Hospital. She was the widow of Manuel Ferro and the daughter of the late Maria A. and Manuel Correia.

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  • Monday Dec 15 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Herve W. Robichaud

    Herve W. Robichaud, 88, of Acushnet, passed away Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Our Lady's Haven. He was the husband of Janet Robichaud for 60 years and son of the late Alfred and Vitaline Robichaud.

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  • Sunday Dec 14 | via Boston Herald 

    Roger E. Tetreault,a New Bedford resident, a a city ...

    Roger E. Tetreault of New Bedford, a retired worker for the city of New Bedford, died Friday at his home. He was 73. Born in New Bedford, Mr. Tetreault was raised in Acushnet and lived in New Bedford for most of his life.

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  • Sunday Dec 14 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    James P. O'Malley

    James P. O'Malley, 82, of Dartmouth died December 14, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of Dolores O'Malley.  Born and raised in New Bedford, the son of the late John J. and Catherine C. O'Malley, he lived in Dartmouth for the last 51 years.  After graduating from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy in 1959, Mr. O'Malley was employed as a pharmacist at Guba's Pharmacy for 29 years, and at Brooks Pharmacy for 10 years before retiring.  Survivors include his wife; 2 sons, James O'Malley and his wife Mary of Whitehouse Station, NJ, Brendan O'Malley and his partner Christina Schwarz of Brooklyn, NY; 3 daughters, Sharon O'Malley, Catherine Sawyer and her fiance Scott Amorin, of Dartmouth and Monica O'Malley-Tavares and her husband Kevin of Mattapoisett; 8 grandchildren, Allison, Caitlin, Lauren, Mathew, Patrick, Noah, Callie, and Caroline; ... (more)

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  • Saturday Dec 13 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Winterhalter sells eight McDonald's restaurants

    Well-known SouthCoast businessman Joe Winterhalter Jr. has sold his eight McDonald's restaurants, stretching from New Bedford to Wareham. The 58-year-old Winterhalter, who lives in Dartmouth, told The Standard-Times he sold the restaurants to his "good friend" and fellow McDonald's owner Paul Farren, who currently owns the McDonald's restaurant on President Avenue in Fall River, he said.  Winterhalter said the sale was completed Dec. 2, but he declined to disclose the sale price, calling the information "personal."

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