David J. Spalding

December 19, 1954 - November 21, 2020

David J. Spalding, 65 and a longtime resident of Littleton passed away peacefully in Boston on Saturday November 21, 2020. He was the husband of Maggie (Holmes) Spalding. Family and friends will gather to honor and remember David for a period of visitation on Sunday November 29, 2020 from 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm in the Badger Funeral Home, 347 King Street, Littleton. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday November 30, 2020 in St. Anne's...

 


 

Florence (Paris) Bessolo

March 16, 1932 - November 17, 2020

Florence (Paris) Bessolo, 88 entered eternal life on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 from loving Hospice care at Emerson Hospital in Concord, MA. Florence was born on March 16, 1932 in Princeton, MI to Eugene and Mary (Bianchi) Paris, and graduated from Gwinn High School, Class of 1949. On October 20, 1951 she married the love of her life, AJ (Angelo) at St Anthony's Church in Gwinn. Florence was a longtime resident of Negaunee, MI until AJ's...

 


 

Dorothy Luella (Siekman) Cormier

March 21, 1935 - November 14, 2020

Dorothy Luella Cormier March 21, 1935 - November 14, 2020 To view Dorothy's service remotely, please click on the link below at the date and time of the service. https://iframe.dacast.com/b/156599/c/541147 Dorothy Luella (Siekman) Cormier, 85 of Littleton, formerly of Bedford, passed away peacefully at Care One at Concord on Saturday November 14, 2020. Born on March 21, 1935 in Arlington, Massachusetts, Dorothy (Dot) was the...

 


 

Jack Robert Scalf

November 20, 2000 - November 12, 2020

Jack Robert Scalf, a longtime resident of Groton, passed away suddenly on November 12, 2020 at the age of 19. He was the son of Sue (Bubeck) Cody. Jack was born in Greensboro, NC on November 20, 2000. He was raised in Groton and was a graduate of the Groton-Dunstable class of 2019. Jack was an avid reader and loved to learn. Jack was very private but those who knew him will forever remember his caring nature and quick wit. He enjoyed nature...

 


 

Kevin Michael Scott

May 3, 1956 - November 12, 2020

Kevin Michael Scott returned home to GOD following an accident doing what he loved; truckin.... Kevin was very blessed with a large family and extended family which included; his wife who will love him forever, Cheri Leach Scott, his children; Haley Scott, Dylan Scott & Lace Monique Leach, the apple of his eye, his granddaughter Charlie Faith Leach. He was preceded in death by his parents John and Colleen Scott and his oldest Brother,...

 


 

Albert "Leigh" Mullen

May 3, 1935 - November 9, 2020

Albert "Leigh" Mullen, 85 and a longtime Littleton resident passed away peacefully at Emerson Hospital on November 9, 2020. He was the beloved husband of the late Phyllis (Mahoney) Mullen who passed in 1994. Leigh was born in Boston on May 3, 1935, a son to the late Murray and Pearl (Cossaboom) Mullen. He was raised in the Boston area and graduated from Roxbury Memorial High School. He spent over 10 years in the Marine Corps Reserves. In...

 


 

Ruth (Kilpatrick) Morgan

November 6, 1930 - November 7, 2020

Ruth Kilpatrick Morgan turned 90 on November 6, 2020, bringing her celebration to heaven one day later. Born in Waltham, Massachusetts to Elmer Otis & Elizabeth Irene Kilpatrick, she was one of the 'Five Little Peppers', referring to Ruthie and her four spirited sisters, Patsy Kenney, Delores Mapa, Lois Madden and Ethel Hartman. Ruthie loved to lace up her white figure skates, spending countless hours at the Boston Skating Club. Ruth...

 


 

Sheila R. (McNiff) Griffin

December 10, 1929 - November 6, 2020

Sheila died peacefully at her daughter, Susan's home in Groton on November 6, 2020 after a prolonged illness. She was predeceased by her husband of over 50 years, Leon F Griffin. Sheila was born on December 10, 1929 in Ayer, Massachusetts. She was the daughter of Paul McNiff and Ruth Griffin. Sheila was raised on a farm in Pepperell of which she had fond memories. She was a self-starter and hard worker. She loved and served family well. ...

 


 

Carol Helen (Laskowsky) Soar

September 27, 1941 - November 5, 2020

Carol Helen (Laskowsky) Soar, age 79, of Littleton, MA passed away peacefully on Thursday November 5, 2020. Born in Maynard, MA on September 27, 1941, Carol was the daughter of the late Dominic and Wanda (Janowicz) Laskowsky. Raised, educated, and lived most of her life in Maynard, later Ayer and Littleton, Carol was a loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She loved cooking, crafting, reading and...

 


 

Erna Ann (Alisch) Nelson

March 19, 1942 - November 4, 2020

Erna Ann (Alisch) Nelson 78, of Groton, MA passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at River Court Residences of Groton. She was the loving wife of Robert R. Nelson of Groton. Born in Queens, NY on March 19, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Erwin and Mildred (Vondrasek) Alisch. She was predeceased by her brother James Alisch. Raised and educated in New York, Erna graduated from Our Lady of Victory Academy in Tarrytown, NY...

 


 

Dilara M. O'Connell

July 29, 2000 - November 1, 2020

Dilara O'Connell, 20 of Westford Massachusetts, passed peacefully on November 1, 2020 at the Tufts Medical Center. Dilara was born on July 29, 2000 and was the daughter of Feyza and Michael O'Connell and brother of Daniel O'Connell. Dilara was a 2018 graduate of Westford Academy and attended the University of Massachusetts – Lowell where she was pursuing a degree in nursing. Dilara was dedicated to her nursing education, both in and out...

 


 

Lawrence "Larry" Raymond Deal

September 23, 1928 - October 30, 2020

Lawrence "Larry" Raymond Deal, age 92 and long-time Groton resident, passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020. He was a loving and devoted husband, for 65 years, to his beloved wife, Edna V. (Schweinsberg) Deal. Born in Cambridge, MA on September 23, 1928 he was the son of the late Raymond C. and Nettie V. (Young) Deal. Raised and educated in Medford, Larry graduated from Medford High School. He enlisted in the United States Navy and...

 


 

Natalie Jackson Hollowell

December 25, 1930 - October 30, 2020

Natalie (Jackson) Hollowell December 25, 1930 - October 30, 2020 To attend the memorial service for Natalie remotely please go to: https://iframe.dacast.com/b/156599/c/541147 on the date of the service. Natalie (Jackson) Hollowell, 89, formally of Littleton passed away peacefully on October 30, 2020 at Sunset Towers of Leominster. She was born in Cambridge on December 25, 1930, daughter of the late Richard and Josephine (Barker)...

 


 

Patricia Stinney

June 20, 1953 - October 24, 2020

Patricia Stinney, age 67 of Boxborough and former long-time resident of Harvard Green, passed away on Saturday October 24, 2020 after a long fought battle with two cancers. Born on June 20, 1953 in Troy, NY, Patricia was a daughter to the late James Stinney and Mary E. (Wicks) Thomas. Raised and educated in Mechanicville, NY, Patricia attended Mechanicville High School, graduating in 1971. She studied software engineering at The College of...

 


 

Charles A. "Chuck" Twombly

October 3, 1942 - October 23, 2020

Charles A. "Chuck" Twombly, 78 and a resident of Boxborough passed away peacefully in Concord on Friday October 23, 2020. He was the beloved husband of Nancy (Chute) Mongelli. Chuck was born on October 3, 1942, a son to the late George B. and Elizabeth (Taylor) Twombly. He was raised in Lexington and Arlington where he graduated from Arlington High School. He went on to further his education at Wentworth Institute of Technology, majoring in...

 


 

Liam V. McMullan

October 14, 2007 - October 20, 2020

Liam Vlaho McMullan went home to be with the Lord and loved ones on October 20, 2020. Liam was born to Paul McMullan and Tanya Rudenjak on October 14, 2007 in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Liam is survived by his father Paul McMullan of Keene, NH., mother Tanya Rudenjak of Waltham, MA. Also surviving are uncles and aunts Natasha Daldon and husband Viktor Daldon, their children Jona and Ian, Brsecine, Croatia, Estelle Rattner, Boynton Beach FL.,...

 


 

Dorcas Myrtle (Sigmon) Murphy

December 18, 1921 - October 19, 2020

Dorcas Myrtle (Sigmon) Murphy age 98 and long-time resident of Groton passed away peacefully on Monday, October 19, 2020. She was the wife of the late David Enos Murphy, Jr. Born in Newton, North Carolina on December 18, 1921 she was the daughter of the late John Emmett and Eslie Addie Maybelle Sigmon. Raised and educated in Newton, NC she graduated from Newton High School. Myrtle and David married on November 24, 1944 and soon settled...

 


 

Corrine L. (Sweatt) Monahan

November 24, 1944 - October 16, 2020

Corrine "Gina" Louise (Sweatt) Monahan, 75, of Littleton passed away at Care Dimensions Hospice in Lincoln on Friday October 16, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late William T. Monahan. Born on November 24, 1944 in Colebrook, NH, Gina was a daughter, and one of five children, to the late Kendrick and Lecia Sweat. Raised and educated in Littleton she grew up and attended Littleton High School. Gina gave her vows to love Bill...

 


 

Philip Diana

September 18, 1972 - October 15, 2020

Philip Diana passed into God's Kingdom on October 15, 2020. Phil worked hard as a Supply Chain Manager, but was best known as a professional drummer and bandleader. He led and founded the band Grooveworks and performed incredible, blistering drum solos during his many concerts, wowing crowds all over New England. He founded American Drum Craft and was a self-taught musician, master craftsman and artisan of handmade quality drum sets of which...

 


 

Maureen J. (Brady) Keaty

November 2, 1957 - October 10, 2020

Maureen Julia (Brady) Keaty, of Littleton, Massachusetts, died surrounded by her family on Saturday, October 10 at Boston Medical Center after suffering a stroke. She was born November 2, 1957 in Hartford, Connecticut, the first child of Suzanne (Lessard) and Ronald Brady. She lived in Rocky Hill, Connecticut for the first few years of her life and grew up in East Hampton, Connecticut. She was offered a job upon graduating from Peter Bent...

 


 

John L. "Jack" Saball

December 31, 1949 - October 10, 2020

John L. "Jack" Saball, 70, and a proud lifelong resident of Groton passed away peacefully in Burlington on October 10, 2020 surrounded by his wife and children. He was the husband for nearly 50 years to Claudia (Dubey) Saball. Never one to miss a good celebration, Jack came into the world on New Year's Eve, 1949. He was born in Leominster to the late Joseph and Patricia (Putnam) Saball. Along with his siblings, he was raised and educated in...

 


 

Liantao Tian

January 23, 1930 - October 10, 2020

After a long struggle with lung cancer, Professor Liantao Tian, musicologist, composer, educator, Central Conservatory researcher, retired head of the Center for Music Research, and Honorary Head of the Chinese Minority Music Association, peacefully passed away on October 10, 2020 at CareOne in Concord, MA. He was 90. Professor Tian committed his entire life to research and the development of the music of the ethnic minorities of China, to...

 


 

Leonard S. Cress, Jr.

December 7, 1930 - October 8, 2020

Leonard S. Cress, Jr., 89 of Chelmsford, passed away peacefully on October 8, 2020. He was the husband of the late Joan (Sheldon) Cress who passed away in 2002. Leonard was born on December 7, 1930 and raised in Lexington, Massachusetts, a son of the late Leonard Cress, Sr., and Margaret Cress (Holman). Leonard worked for many years as an elevator operator for Digital Equipment at the mill in Maynard. During this time, he also worked at the...

 


 

Joseph Clifford McGann, Jr.

July 13, 1945 - October 7, 2020

Joseph Clifford McGann, Jr. age 75 of Westford passed-away peacefully on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family following a courageous six year battle with Multiple Myeloma. He was the beloved husband of 51 years to Catherine Frances (MacDonald) McGann. Born in Watertown, MA on July 13, 1945, he was the son of the late Joseph Clifford McGann, Sr. and Marguerite Hayes McGann. Raised and early educated in...

 


 

G Ken Fahle

August 4, 1942 - October 3, 2020

G Ken Fahle, 78 of Ayer, passed away peacefully on October 3, 2020 at Parlin Hospice. He was the son of the late George Fahle and Evelyn (Haas) Fahle of St. Louis, Missouri. Ken was born on August 4, 1942 in St. Louis, Missouri, where he was raised and educated. Ken attended high school at Bayless High School and graduated in 1960. After high school, Ken attended the University of Missouri. From there, Ken spent a majority of his career life...

 


 

Edward Leon Holcomb

October 10, 1951 - September 23, 2020

Edward L. Holcomb, 68, a long time Acton resident passed away on September 23 of heart failure. A life full of loving memories, Ed was raised in Westfield, Mass around family and farms. You could often find him at Acton town garden where he enjoyed growing tomatoes and vegetables to share with his friends and neighbors. He enjoyed cooking, baking and photography. Edward was a long standing and active church member, who enjoyed services and...

 


 

Lois (Bennett) Watt

September 15, 1926 - September 20, 2020

Lois Bennett Watt, age 94, formerly of Harvard, died on September 20, 2020 at Knollwood Nursing Center in Worcester, MA. She was the wife of the late Wilbert "Buzzy" Watt, who died in 2007. Lois was born on September 15, 1926 in Fitchburg, MA to Ella Lenz Bennett and Walter E Bennett, the youngest of 5 children. She graduated from Fitchburg High School in 1944 and Burbank School of Nursing in 1947 where she later became an Instructor of...

 


 

Priscilla Wheelock Ingalls

June 11, 1927 - September 13, 2020

Priscilla Ingalls died peacefully in her own bed in the presence of loved ones on September 13, 2020. She was 93 years old. Priscilla was born on June 11, 1927 in Newton, MA, a daughter to the late Margaret "Peg" (Lane) and John Fischer Wheelock. Priscilla grew up in the Auburndale section of Newton and graduated from Newton High School. She later attended Stephen's College in Missouri and Katherine Gibb School in Boston. Priscilla is...

 


 

Ryan C. Fairbanks

July 8, 1975 - September 9, 2020

We lost a beautiful and one-of-a-kind person on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, when Ryan Cameron Fairbanks left this world. Ryan was always the life of the party. He was full of energy, though in quieter moments he sought out the beauty in life, whether it was a beach, hike, rock, or piece of art. Ryan was an artist and creative. He was strong willed and a loyal friend. Ryan was born at Emerson Hospital in Concord, Massachusetts on July 8,...

 


 

Margaret R. (MacPherson) Compton

May 7, 1943 - September 7, 2020

Margaret Ruth (MacPherson) Compton, 77 and a longtime Littleton resident passed away peacefully on September 7, 2020 at the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln. She was the loving wife for over 58 years to the late William Henry Compton who passed away in 2018. Margaret was born at home in Grandview, Prince Edward Island, Canada on May 7, 1943, a daughter of the late Angus A. and Marion (Purchase) MacPherson. Margaret came to the United...

 


 

Rita Ann (Guthrie) Donaghy

August 17, 1937 - September 7, 2020

Rita Ann (Guthrie) Donaghy age 83 of Ayer, formerly of Pepperell, passed away on Monday, September 7, 2020. She was the wife of the late Richard C. Donaghy who passed in 2016. Born in Lowell, Massachusetts on August 17, 1937 a daughter of Irish immigrants Michael and Bridgette (Fitzmorris) Guthrie. Rita was raised and educated in Lowell, Ma., and graduated from Lowell high school. Rita settled in Pepperell where she raised her loving...

 


 

Alice Louise (Blake) Schmidt

December 16, 1923 - September 1, 2020

Alice Louise (Blake) Schmidt, age 96, of Harvard passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Brighton. She was the wife of the late Norman B. Schmidt who died in 2008. Most people knew Alice as "Buddy" as she was a friend and buddy to most everyone she met. Born in Boston on December 16, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Murdoch and Charlotte Slingluff Blake. Raised and educated in Newton and...

 


 

Charles E. Siekman, Jr.

February 25, 1932 - September 1, 2020

Charles E. Siekman, Jr. February 25, 1932 - September 01, 2020 To view Charles' Service please follow the link: https://youtu.be/UuWnKkkHt9w Charles E. Siekman Jr. died on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at Durgin Pines long term care facility in Kittery, Maine. Charlie was born on February 25, 1932 in Arlington, MA. After living in Medford, Somerville, and Arlington, MA, Charlie's family moved to Bedford, MA where Charlie lived for most of...

 


 

Jared Christopher Doyle

October 15, 1984 - August 31, 2020

Jared Christopher Doyle October 15, 1985 - August 31, 2020 To watch Jared's funeral service, please follow the link: https://youtu.be/6rASQwomSlg Jared Christopher Doyle, age 35, passed away at his home on Monday August 31. Born in Dorchester on October 15, 1984, Jared was the son to Jack and Ann Doyle and the loving father of Jaylen and Cali Doyle. He was raised and educated in Littleton, MA. Jared loved skateboarding, snowboarding,...

 


 

Dorothy Ann Collins

July 28, 1931 - August 30, 2020

Dorothy Ann Collins, age 89, of Littleton passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday August 30, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving wife of the late Harold A. Burg. Born in Boston on July 28, 1931 she was the daughter of the late Frank G. and Sarah (McMahon) Collins. Dorothy was raised and educated in Jamaica Plain. After graduating from High School, Dorothy went to work for John Hancock. She later moved to Weston...

 


 

Tyler Curley

September 10, 1990 - August 22, 2020

Tyler Curley 09/10/1990 - 08/22/2020 To watch Tyler's Funeral Service go to: https://youtu.be/69qrEsnJB_M Tyler Curley, 29 of Groton, formerly of Harvard passed away suddenly on August 22, 2020 just two weeks shy of his 30th birthday due to injuries sustained in a utv accident. He was the loving and devoted son of Gayle (Cramb) Curley. Tyler was born in Concord on September 10, 1990 the son of Kerry and Gayle (Cramb) Curley. He was...

 


 

Dorothy (Penta) Burke

January 9, 1923 - August 20, 2020

Dorothy (Penta) Burke, age 97, formerly of Littleton, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 20, 2020, after a brief illness. Dorothy was born on January 9, 1923, in Chelsea, Massachusetts, to Michael Penta and Josephine (Vacarro) Penta. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Major Philip T. Burke, and her beloved daughter, Marie Burke. Dorothy cherished her immediate and extended family relationships. She...

 


 

Elizabeth (Chase) Lienhard

March 2, 1963 - August 20, 2020

Elizabeth (Chase) Lienhard, 57, a longtime resident of Groton passed away peacefully on August 20, 2020, surrounded by her family. She was the devoted wife of Todd Lienhard. Liz was born on March 2, 1963, a daughter to the late Robert and Gertrude "Betty" Chase. She grew up in Watertown and attended Watertown High School. Her family also had a summer home on Drake's Island in Wells, Maine, where they shared many happy memories. She earned...

 


 

Keith E. "Mise" Miner

November 26, 1975 - August 11, 2020

Keith E. Miner, 44 of Brighton, grew up in Stoneham, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, August 11th, 2020. He was born on November 26th, 1975 and attended Stoneham High School. He was the beloved son of Linda (Macdonald) Tarlach and her husband John. In addition to his mother and step father, Keith is survived by his grandmother, Mildred Macdonald, brother, Bryan Miner, nephew, Joseph Tarlach and love, Melissa Miller. In addition, he leaves behind...

 


 

Phyllis M. (Jones) Davieau

May 26, 1921 - August 10, 2020

Phyllis M. Davieau, age 99 and life-long resident of Groton, passed away peacefully at Wachusett Manor Nursing Home in Gardner on Monday August 10, 2020. Born in Pepperell on May 26, 1921, Phyllis was the daughter to the late Edward and Jessie (Mandigo) Jones. One of six, Phyllis was raised and educated in Groton and graduated from Groton High School in 1940. She went on to attend college at Fitchburg State University before starting a...