Georgette M. (Richard) Foresta

Aug 3, 2023


Georgette M. (Richard) Foresta, age 68, of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 3, 2023.

Georgette was born in Methuen, Massachusetts, on February 24, 1955, daughter of the late George J. and Helen (Trakimas) Richard.  She was raised and educated in Lawrence. 

Georgette worked for Market Basket for twenty years as a Deli Manager.

Family was most important...

Jason Paul Bills

Jul 30, 2023


Jason Paul Bills, 49, of Marlborough, MA, passed away at his home on July 30, 2023. 

Jason was born on December 25, 1973, in Waltham, Massachusetts. 

Jason leaves behind his loving wife Sara Marie 41 of Marlborough, MA; his three sons Mason Joseph (20), Edward Aaron (17), and Noah Paul Bills (6) of Marlborough, MA; a daughter Ashley; his mother Susan (Hamilton)...

Alice M. (Hanson) Pillivant

Jul 30, 2023

Alice M. (Hanson) Pillivant, age 85, of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 30, 2023 – surrounded by her family. She was the loving wife of the late Garrett A. Pillivant with whom she was married to for 50 years.

Alice was born in Concord, Massachusetts, on May 1, 1938, daughter of the late Henry T. and Alice R....

Dean P. Copetas

Jul 18, 2023

Dean P. Copetas, age 77, of Manchester, NH, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 18, 2023 after a series of complications from surgery to remove a glioblastoma/brain tumor. He was the loving husband of Karen Ann (Zorn) Copetas and dedicated father of Cari-Lynn Mackie and Jeffrey Copetas. He was also very proud of his Greek heritage, which focused on family,...

Sandra Gail (Peary) Mocanu

Jul 12, 2023


Sandra Gail Mocanu, age 81, of Harvard, passed away peacefully on July 12, 2023 surrounded by family after a brief battle with cancer.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 35 years, Erich G. Mocanu.

Sandra was born in Boston, MA on June 2, 1942, the daughter of the late Howard R. Peary and Dorothy E. (Wilson) Peary.


Joanne (Modafferi) Petito

Jul 10, 2023


Joanne (Modafferi) Petito, known to her family and friends as “Jo” or “JoJo”, passed away peacefully in her God's loving arms on July 10, 2023, in her home in Stow, MA, following a 3-year battle with stage IV ovarian cancer.  She had just celebrated her 90th birthday with people from all walks of her life.

Born in Boston, MA...

Charles M. "Charlie" Young

Jul 3, 2023


Charles M. “Charlie” Young, age 57, of Worcester, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 3, 2023. He was the husband of Eileen L. (Wacenske) Young.

Charlie was born in Beaufort, South Carolina, on July 10, 1965, to the late Lonnel and Josie (Gomez) Young.  He was raised and educated in Cambridge, graduating from Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School,...

Frederick W. "Rick" Hobbs

Jun 29, 2023



Frederick W. “Rick” Hobbs, age 77, of Maynard, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 29, 2023.  He was the loving husband of the late Linda R. (Simpson) Hobbs. 


Rick was born in Los Angeles, California on March 18, 1946, to the late Frederick W. Hobbs and Barbara A. (Jenks) Gentry.  He was raised and educated in Los Angeles, California.  Graduating...

Mark "Wally" Gainer

Jun 27, 2023


Mark “Wally” Gainer, age 74 of Sudbury, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 27, 2023.  He was the loving husband of the late Susan Elizabeth (Rice) Gainer.

Mark was born in Boston, Massachusetts on March 8, 1949, son of the late Carl Gainer and Lillian (Manning) Legere.  He was raised and educated in Lincoln and Sudbury, MA.  He Graduated...

Judith Ann (Lester) Walsh

Jun 19, 2023


Judith Ann (Lester) Walsh, 80, passed away on Monday, June 19, 2023 after a yearlong battle with cancer. 

Judi was born in Concord, Massachusetts on November 23, 1942, daughter of the late Willis I. and Rachael S. (Tucker) Lester. After Judi graduated from Maynard High School in 1960, she used her experience working with numbers and finance at a...