Joyce Estelle Conant Lovejoy

b: June 28, 1936

Joyce Estelle Conant Lovejoy, of Concord, passed away on Oct 30, 2020 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson's and spinal stenosis. She was born in Concord, Mass on June 28, 1936. She grew up in Littleton, MA, and in 1954, she graduated from Littleton High School. She graduated cum laude from Bates College with a Bachelor of Science and a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 1958. After graduating from college, Joyce took a job as an...

 


 

Judith P. (Carton) Sheehan

December 10, 1939 - September 21, 2021

Judith (Judy) Priscilla Sheehan of Littleton, MA died peacefully with her family at her side on September 21, 2021 at her home in Littleton, MA. She is predeceased by her husband of forty-eight years, Donald Sheehan. Judy was born on December 10, 1939, the daughter of the late Joseph Carton and Ida (McDowell) Carton. She is survived by her daughter Kim McLocklin and son-in law Stephen McLocklin of Dunbarton, NH and her son Sean Sheehan and...

 


 

Andrew H. Ursch

May 17, 1960 - September 21, 2021

Andrew Henry Ursch passed away on September 21, 2021 at the age of 61. He is survived by his four daughters: Victoria Ursch of Mahomet, IL, Brittany Ursch of Douglas, MA, Nicole Ursch of St. Louis, MO, and Olivia Ursch of Dunedin, FL. He is also survived by his granddaughter Raylan Schade of Mahomet, IL; former spouse Kathleen Dion Ursch of Douglas, MA; five siblings: Prudence Ursch, Thomas Ursch, Ralph Ursch Jr, Judith Magee, and Constance...

 


 

William Henry Ewing, Jr.

February 5, 1937 - September 18, 2021

On September 18, 2021 William (Bill) Henry Ewing Jr. passed away at Lahey Hospital. He was the loving husband of Lucinda (Kimball) Ewing of 63 years. Bill was born in Ayer on February 5, 1937 to the late Henry and Ruth (Johnson) Ewing. He was raised in Littleton and upon completion of high school, Bill worked for the Littleton Light and Water Department. He then worked for New England Telephone for 35 years. From 1960 - 1962 Bill served...

 


 

Leah I. (Gardner) Tooker

June 3, 1931 - September 14, 2021

Leah Irene (Gardner) Tooker, age 90 and longtime resident of Ayer, passed away on September 14, 2021. She was the beloved wife of 60 years to the late Harold Albert Tooker. Born in Ayer on June 3, 1931, Leah was the daughter of the late William S. Gardner and Dorcas (Scruton) Gardner. Raised and educated in Ayer, one of six siblings. Leah attended Ayer High School and graduated in 1949. Since she was 16, Leah had worked several unique jobs...

 


 

Ying Zhang

May 26, 1983 - September 14, 2021

Ying Zhang, age 38, of Harvard, passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at Beth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. She was the beloved wife of Jianming Lu. Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Ying for a period of visitation on Sunday September 19, 2021 from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM in the Badger Funeral Home, 347 King Street, Littleton. A funeral service will be held following the visitation at 11:00 AM in the...

 


 

Robert "Bunk" Burr

June 17, 1933 - September 12, 2021

Robert Cutler Burr age 88 of Groton, formerly of Wellesley, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 12, 2021, surrounded by family. He was the husband of Sadie Elaine (Gammon) Burr of Groton and the late Nancy Whittemore Burr who died in 2002. Robert Cutler Burr, affectionately known as Bunk, was born in Boston on June 17(Bunker Hill Day), 1933, the son of Malcolm Wolcott Burr and Dorothy Cutler Burr. Raised in Winchester, he...

 


 

Scott A. McLean

July 3, 1949 - September 8, 2021

Scott A. McLean, 72, of Holden MA passed away on September 8, 2021 after a lengthy battle with end stage liver failure. He will be lovingly missed by his wife of 39 years, Christine (Cote) McLean of Holden, his two sons Matthew S. McLean and his wife Cailin (Clary) McLean of Sterling and Andrew R. McLean and his partner Kelley Schley of Holden, niece Jennifer (Cote) Thayer and her husband George Thayer of Lowell, and his "granddaughter" Brianna...

 


 

Hugh Paul McGovern

January 16, 1956 - September 6, 2021

Hugh Paul McGovern, 65, longtime resident of Littleton, passed away on Monday September 6, 2021. He was the loving partner of Beth Kelley of Groton and father of Hugh Paul McGovern Jr of Leominster. Paul was born in Concord, MA on January 16, 1956, a son to Hugh Patrick McGovern and Mildred (Whitcomb) McGovern. Raised and educated in Littleton, Paul attended Littleton High School and graduated in 1975. Paul worked as a logger for Parlee...

 


 

Stephen Joseph Esielionis

October 9, 1951 - September 1, 2021

Stephen Joseph Esielionis, 69, of Shirley, passed away at home on Wednesday September 1, 2021, surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of Sally Wood. Steve was born on October 9, 1951, in Shirley, the son of the late John and Josephine (Jarski) Esielionis. Raised in Shirley, Steve graduated Ayer High School and attended the University of MA in Amherst. He was employed at Bemis Corporation for over 20 years during which time...

 


 

Irvin W. Sliger

October 3, 1921 - August 31, 2021

Irvin W. Sliger, 99, a longtime resident of Pepperell, died Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at his daughters home in Jaffrey, NH where he has lived for the past year and was lovingly cared for. Irv was born in Philadelphia, PA on October 3,1921, a son of the late Wayne H. and Julia F. (Hahn) Sliger. Mr. Sliger was a proud U.S. Marine Corp Veteran serving during WWII in the Galapagos Islands. He retired from the Massachusetts State Police...

 


 

Margaret "Peg" Gruskowski

September 12, 1919 - August 30, 2021

On August 30, 2021, Margaret I. (Taber) Gruskowski, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family. She was the wife of the late Col. Edward J. Gruskowski. Margaret (Peg) was born in Cambridge on September 12, 1919, a daughter of the late William and Lena (Bonin) Taber. Peg was raised in Cambridge and upon completion of high school, she attended nursing school to became a registered nurse. Peg went on to honorably serve in the US...

 


 

Claudia G. York

December 5, 1957 - August 28, 2021

Claudia G. York 63 passed away on August 28, 2021 at home after a courageous battle with ALS. Claudia was born on December 5 1957 in Chicago IL a daughter of the late Claude and Rita (Paschall) York. Graduating from Thunderbird High School in Phoenix AZ. She started her professional career at Digital Equipment Corporation in the board shop checking circuit boards for error and advanced herself all the way to Vice President of Support and...

 


 

Rosanna "Roma" M. Dearness

December 24, 1933 - August 21, 2021

Rosanna "Roma" M. Dearness joins her mother in peace August 21, 2021, passing quietly, surrounded by the loving staff of Vero Health Center in Worcester, Ma. Roma and her mother, "Nan", were an inseparable pair. Roma was a devoted, loyal and respectful daughter. The bond between mother and daughter and the love they shared was extraordinary. There was never a cross word between them. They made their home together in Littleton, Massachusetts,...

 


 

Elizabeth "Betty Ann" (LeDuke) Harris

July 12, 1947 - August 10, 2021

Elizabeth "Betty Ann" (LeDuke) Harris, 74, a longtime resident of Littleton, passed away peacefully at Emerson Hospital with family by her side on August 10, 2021, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was the beloved wife of the late James "Jim" Harris who passed in 2013. Betty Ann was born in Waltham on July 12, 1947, a daughter to the late William and Alice (Trahan) LeDuke. Graduating from Westford Academy in 1965, she briefly...

 


 

Carole Mae (Beaton) Errico

September 7, 1942 - August 9, 2021

Carole Mae (Beaton) Errico, 78 and a longtime Littleton resident passed away peacefully at her home in the presence of her loved ones. She was the wife of Paul R. Errico. Carole was born in Springhill, Nova Scotia on September 7, 1942, a daughter to the late Daniel and Marion (Burden) Beaton. She immigrated to the US in 1959 and in 1963 she married Paul, and began a love story that would span 58 years. The family lived in Arlington for many...

 


 

Janet F. (Greene) Sullivan

January 10, 1944 - July 30, 2021

Janet F. (Greene) Sullivan, 77, a longtime resident of Littleton, formerly of Arlington, passed away suddenly with family by her side on July 30, 2021. She was the wife of the late Charles G. Sullivan, who passed away in 1995. Janet is survived by her loving daughter Kathryn (Kate) Sullivan of Littleton. She is predeceased by her parents John and Anne Greene, her sister Margaret A. Healy and brother Joseph F. Greene. She is survived by her...

 


 

Nellie R. (Ross) Metcalf

January 10, 1941 - July 24, 2021

Nellie R. (Ross) Metcalf age 80 and long-time Pepperell resident passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Lowell General Hospital. She was the beloved wife of 63 years to Melvin E. "Mel" Metcalf. Nellie Ruth Ross was born in Huntington, West Virginia on January 10, 1941 a daughter to the late Virgil and Mollie (Martin) Ross. Raised in West Virginia she met and married Mel and soon settled in Pepperell, Massachusetts. Nellie was a...

 


 

Frank "Jim" Gordon, Jr.

May 16, 1924 - July 20, 2021

Frank "Jim" Gordon, 97, longtime resident of Littleton, Massachusetts, passed away on July 20, 2021 at the Lifecare Center of Nashoba Valley after a valiant fight against cancer. Jim was born in Waltham, Massachusetts on May 16, 1924 to Frank and Ella Gordon. Jim was predeceased by his wife, Gwendolyn Campbell Gordon and his son, Scott. Jim is survived by his daughter, Jill "Holly" and her husband, Jim Calder; three beloved...

 


 

Barbara "Jean" (Dixon) Temple

June 25, 1930 - July 19, 2021

Jean Temple of Groton passed away peacefully on Monday, 19 July, 2021 at the age of 91. Born Barbara Jean Dixon on June 25,1930 in Greenville, SC to Leonard F. Dixon and Mary Hamilton Dixon, she attended Greenville High School. She went on to get her Bachelor's Degree at Furman University, followed by her Master's Degree in Social Work at Tulane University. After graduation she took a position as a Social Worker with The American Red Cross at...

 


 

Nancy (Fleming) Callander

November 1, 1928 - July 18, 2021

Nancy F. Callander passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021, at the age of 92, with her daughters present. Nancy Jean Fleming Callander, born in Evanston, IL, spent her formative years in Fairmont, WV, at the confluence of the Monongahela and Tygart rivers. She excelled in reading, swimming, singing and science and enjoyed the company of a wealth of cousins from both her mother's and father's large families. Nancy met the first love of her life,...

 


 

David W. Johnston

June 12, 1962 - July 17, 2021

David W. Johnston 59, and a resident of Littleton MA, passed away suddenly on July 17, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Barbara Johnston. David also leaves behind his loving children; Alana, Thomas, and Julia all of Littleton. David is the beloved brother of Edna Sullivan of Braintree, Michael Johnston of Blackstone, Patricia Johnston of Braintree, and Mary Elizabeth Johnston, and her husband Stephen Capoccia of Westwood. David was a...

 


 

Nicholas C. Pickering

August 13, 1987 - July 10, 2021

Nicholas Coyle Pickering, age 33, longtime resident of Littleton, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 10th at Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer. He was the son of Andrew and Lillian (Coyle) Pickering. Nicholas was born on August 13, 1987, in Concord, Massachusetts. Raised and educated in Littleton, Nick attended Littleton High School graduating in 2006. He went on to attend some college classes but eventually decided working...

 


 

Bernice (Eubanks) Kefel

July 22, 1953 - July 9, 2021

Bernice Eubanks Kefel, 67 and a longtime resident of Shirley passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family after a long battle with cancer, on July 9, 2021. She was the daughter of the late O'Neil and Hattie Mae (Anderson) Eubanks. One of seven children, Bernice was the only daughter to O'Neil and Hattie. She leaves behind one brother Joe Eubanks, sister-in-law Barbara J. Eubanks, nephews; Maurice E. and Joseph E. Eubanks as well as many...

 


 

Laurette Gloria (LeBlanc) Millis

April 1, 1931 - July 8, 2021

Laurette Gloria (LeBlanc) Millis of Ayer was born on April 1, 1931 in Leominster. She was raised by her parents Ovila and Yvonne (Beliveau) LeBlanc. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank (Russ) Millis with whom she celebrated their 61st anniversary on November 1, 2013. While Frank served in the U.S. Navy, he and his family traveled and lived in Newport, RI; Coronado, CA; Yokohama, Japan and Alexandria, VA. They were given vast...

 


 

David C. Tucker

March 23, 1957 - July 8, 2021

David C. Tucker age 64 of Littleton passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2021, at his residence. He was the beloved husband of 43 years to Dorothy Ann (Kiernan) Tucker. Born in Framingham, MA on March 23, 1957, he was the son of the late Kenneth R. and Shirley E. (Spence) Tucker. David was raised in Maynard and graduated from Maynard High School. David and Dottie married on August 5, 1977, in Waltham, MA. In 1978 they settled into their...

 


 

Jill M. LeBlanc

August 4, 1960 - July 4, 2021

Jill M. LeBlanc (Raucher), 60 and a resident of Groton, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with ALS. She was the beloved wife of John LeBlanc. Jill was born in Painesville, OH on August 4, 1960 a daughter to the late John and Janet (Longwell) Raucher. She attended middle school in Wellsboro, PA and graduated from a private high school in Virginia. Jill later attended Reed College in Portland,...

 


 

Maria (Silveri) Sabourin

October 2, 1929 - July 3, 2021

Maria (Silveri) Sabourin, 91, a longtime Littleton resident, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on July 3, 2021. Maria was the wife of the late Francis F. Sabourin who passed away in 2007. Maria was born in Ofena, Abruzzi, Italy on October 2, 1929; she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Antonia (Cantera) Silveri. She immigrated to the United States in 1947 and lived in the North End of Boston with her family...

 


 

Brian A. Goodwin

May 24, 1954 - June 30, 2021

Brian A. Goodwin, high school sweetheart and husband to Maud A. Goodwin, married 49 years, was taken suddenly and too soon. Father to his two loving sons Max and Jesse Goodwin, dearly loved by Jesses' wife Adriana. Brian adored his grandchildren Max Jr and his wife Natalie, April, Enzo, Francesca, and Ari. Brian was also blessed with two great grandchildren Harper and Max III whom he cherished. Survived by his sister Brenda and her husband Paul...

 


 

Claire F. (Durkin) Russo

October 4, 1928 - June 27, 2021

Claire F. (Durkin) Russo, 92 and a longtime resident of Littleton passed away peacefully and surrounded by her loving family at her home. She was the beloved wife of Richard Russo for over 70 years. Claire was born in Allston MA on October 4, 1928, a daughter to the late Edward and Bertha (Crowell) Durkin. Claire was predeceased by her two brothers George and his wife Noella, and Robert and his wife Arlene, and Claire's sister Dorothea and...

 


 

Erik David Mitchell

August 1, 1985 - June 24, 2021

Erik David Mitchell, 35 and a longtime resident of Cambridge and Harvard, and more recently, Northampton, passed away suddenly at his home on June 25, 2021. He was the beloved son of Stephen Mitchell and Kristine Forsgard and the cherished brother to Katrina Parry and Annika Mitchell. When Erik and his twin sister, Katrina, were born prematurely on August 1, 1985, it hardly seemed likely that the c. 3 pound newborn lying in the incubator in...

 


 

Tao Song

August 31, 1932 - June 17, 2021

Professor Tao Song, cellist, author and composer, surrounded by her loving family, peacefully passed away in her sleep in the morning hours on June 17, 2021, at her daughter's home in Littleton, MA. She was 88. Professor Song entered the Central Conservatory of Music of China, Beijing, in 1952 and graduated in 1957; she was selected and completed a two-year master class with Professor Vadim Sergeevich Chervov (1930-2000) of the Kyiv...

 


 

Josephine "Joanne" Walsh

September 12, 1935 - June 4, 2021

Josephine Ann "Joanne" (Boschetto) Walsh 85 and a resident of Littleton passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on June 4, 2021. She is predeceased by her first husband Edward T. LaRoche Sr. and her second husband William Walsh. Joanne was born in Watertown on September 12, 1935, to the late Vincent and Anna (Migliaccio) Boschetto. She comes from a large Italian-American family and described her cousins as being her best...

 


 

Kevin P. Davis, Jr.

December 23, 1971 - May 31, 2021

Kevin P. Davis Jr., 49 of Gardner, formerly of Littleton, passed away at his home on May 31, 2021. He was the beloved son of Kevin Davis, Sr. and Patricia (Fencer) Stewart. Kevin was born in Framingham on December 23, 1971. The youngest of three boys, he was raised in Littleton and attended local schools. He graduated from North Middlesex High School and quickly made his love for the outdoors his life's passion, by making landscaping his...

 


 

Catherine S. Cappucci

November 22, 1948 - May 30, 2021

Catherine S. (Nolan) Cappucci, 72, and a longtime Littleton resident passed away peacefully on Sunday May 30, 2021 in Stoughton, MA. She was the beloved wife of Kenneth Cappucci. Catherine was born in Battle Creek, Michigan on November 22, 1948, a daughter to the late William and Inez (Bria) Nolan. She was raised in Michigan and later followed her career to Massachusetts where she met her future husband, Ken. The couple settled in Littleton...

 


 

Margaret (Badgley) Jeffers

April 22, 1956 - May 30, 2021

Margaret (Badgley) Jeffers, age 65 of Westford, passed away on Sunday, May 30, 2021, surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Robert Jeffers. Margaret was born on April 22, 1956, in Summit, New Jersey, the daughter of the late Donald and Irma Elizabeth (Walden) Badgley. Raised and educated in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, she graduated from Ridge High School in 1974. She attended Eastern College, graduating in 1978 with a bachelor...

 


 

Richard Byron Wheeler

April 2, 1936 - May 30, 2021

Richard Byron Wheeler, 85 years old, of Littleton MA, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at his home on Sunday May 30th. He was the husband of Ruth (Landanno) Wheeler, the love of his life, who sadly passed away in 2002. Born in Rexton, New Brunswick Canada in 1936, Richard became a US Citizen and later proudly served his country in the US Navy. He was the oldest of the ten children born to Frank and Mary Wheeler of Westford MA, and...

 


 

Robert C. Herrmann

April 14, 1945 - May 23, 2021

Robert Clifton Herrmann, a Westford resident since 1957, died unexpectedly on Sunday May 23, 2021 at the age of 76. Robert (Bob) was born in Hartford CT on April 14, 1945 to Evelyn (May) and Frank Herrmann. Bob was a graduate of Westford Academy in 1963 where he was known as "Rock" a man of solid build and athletic abilities and Westford Hall of Famer for football and wrestling. Bob went on to study Automotive Repair at The Franklin...

 


 

Man Joung Kim

February 10, 1934 - May 21, 2021

On Friday, May 21, 2021, Man Joung Kim passed away at Lowell General Hospital, peacefully with his son Mike by his side. He is survived by his wife Yonja, son Mike, daughter Hanna, daughter-in-law Hyunjoo, and grand daughters Janice, Kelly, and Grace. Man Joung was born in Seoul, Korea on February 10th, 1934. After retiring from his job as a bank executive, he immigrated to Brisbane, Australia with his family in 1990. While enjoying his...

 


 

Robert "Bob" W. Driver

October 30, 1930 - May 18, 2021

Robert ("Bob") W. Driver, 90, of Leominster, MA passed away on May 18, 2021 at UMass-Memorial Medical Center in Worcester after a heart attack. He was born on October 30, 1930 in Tunkhannock, PA to Z.R. and Daisy Driver. Z.R. worked in road construction throughout Pennsylvania, and Bob lived in 15 different towns by the time he graduated from high school. He worked for the FBI as a fingerprint clerk, then served in the U.S. Navy as a...