New Bedford Obituaries

Local obituary notices in New Bedford, MA

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  • 15 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Phillip J. Monty

    He was born August 12, 1957 in New Bedford, the son of the late Maurice A. Monty and Jeannette Lockwood. Surviving family members are his mother of Marion, his son Phillip Jean Monty Jr. and his children Kasey, Kayla and Carly-Rae Monty, all of Swansea, his step-son David Wedge and his fiancee Kate, and his children Joshua and Nora Wedge of Forestdale.

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  • 15 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Beatrice Jackson, 93

    Beatrice Jackson, 93, of New Bedford died Thursday, April 23, 2015 at St. Luke's Hospital. She was the wife of the late Raymond L. Jackson.

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  • 15 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Lorraine M. Santos

    Lorraine M. Santos, 69, of Dartmouth, died Thursday, April 23, 2015, at home after a long period of failing health. She was the wife of Leonard A. Santos, Sr., they had been married for 48 years.

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  • 15 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Kathleen E. Dolan, 97

    Escorted by the angels as one of their own, Kathleen Evelyn Dolan departed New Bedford on April 22, 2015, and entered heaven. She was 97 years young.

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  • 15 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Frederic T. Morgan, IV

    Frederic T. Morgan, IV, 63, of Fairhaven passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Frederic, III and Rita Morgan, he was a lifelong resident of Fairhaven.

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  • Yesterday | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    Lillian Joly

    Pocasset - Pocasset - Longtime Pocasset resident Lillian M. Joly, age 89, died Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Tidewell Hospice in Venice, FL. She was born Lillian Mary Sullivan on January 22, 1926, in New Bedford, the daughter of Daniel Joseph and Lillian Isabelle Sullivan.

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  • Yesterday | via Cape Cod Times 

    Cheers & Jeers

    It seems the winter that wouldn't quit has one more twist for us: The hard-pack snow that covered the ground for months offered the perfect insulation for ticks, entomologists say. That's bad news for pets and people alike, as we brace for a spring filled with the nasty, often disease-carrying pests.

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  • Thursday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Lillian M. Joly

    She was born Lillian Mary Sullivan on January 22, 1926, in New Bedford, the daughter of Daniel Joseph and Lillian Isabelle Sullivan. She grew up in New Bedford and graduated from high school there in 1944.

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  • Thursday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Terry R. Sokoll

    Terry Robin Sokoll, 57, died April 21, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in New Bedford, she was the daughter of the late Bennett and Dorothy Sokoll.

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  • Thursday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Normenia Junipero

    Normenia Junipero, 82, of New Bedford, passed away Monday, April 20, 2015 after a period of declining health at St Luke's Hospital surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Nicolau Pacheco Junipero, and daughter of the late Antonio and Maria Medeiros.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Humberto M. Neves

    Humberto M. “Bert” Neves, age 74, died Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at St. Luke's Hospital after a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of Maria Neves with whom he shared 49 years of marriage.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Joel S. Reed, Jr.

    Joel S. Reed, Jr., 36, of New Bedford, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015 at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was the longtime companion of Heather A. Whitehead of New Bedford.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Cynthia L. Swift

    Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Edmund R. and Gladys M. Swift, she lived in Acushnet for most of her life. She was a graduate of Holy Family High School.  Cindy was formerly employed as a switchboard operator at New Bedford City Hall, and then was involved in the travel industry.  She was involved with the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind and the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Armand J. Cournoyer, 100

    Armand J. Cournoyer, age 100, of Acushnet died Monday, April 20, 2015 at Sippican Healthcare Center in Marion after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Blanche P. Cournoyer with whom he shared 56 years of marriage and the beloved companion of the late Pauline Croteau for 17 years.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via NewsOne 

    News Roundup: "Good Times" Actor Ben Power...

    Actor Alton 'Ben' Powers has passed away. The Brooklyn-bred actor was well-known for playing Keith Anderson on the show Good Times, which became a staple in African-American households across the country during the '70s.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis 

    Actor Ben Powers, known for 'Good Times' TV role, di...

    Actor Alton "Ben" Powers, known for his role in the 1970s CBS television series "Good Times," has died at the age of 64. The Auclair Funeral Home, which is handling arrangements, said Powers died April 6 in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Details were not released.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via WPTV Local News 

    Actor Ben Powers has died

    Actor Alton "Ben" Powers, known for his role in the 1970s CBS television series "Good Times," has died at the age of 64. The Auclair Funeral Home, which is handling arrangements, said Powers died April 6 in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Details were not released.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Helen Vargas Starr, 95

    Helen Vargas Starr, age 95 of Dartmouth, passed away, peacefully, on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at New Bedford Jewish Convalescent Home after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late George Starr and was the beloved daughter of the late Mary and John Paulo Vargas.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Robert Bastarache

    Robert "Bobby Bass" Bastarache, 66, of Acushnet, died Saturday, April 18, 2015 at home after a short illness surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Louise Racine Bastarache.  Born in Acushnet, the son of the late Joseph Louis and Anna Bastarache, he lived in New Bedford before moving to Acushnet.  Mr. Bastarache was a well-known blacksmith throughout the area for many years.

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  • Sunday Apr 19 | via WTOP-FM Washington 

    Actor known for 'Good Times' role dies

    Actor Alton "Ben" Powers, known for his role in the 1970s CBS television series "Good Times," has died at age 64. Powers died April 6 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, according to the Auclair Funeral Home, which is handling arrangements. Details were not released.

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