Barbara L. Gervais

Mar 19, 2024

Barbara Louise "Grammy" Gervais (Russell) passed away peacefully on March 19, 2024, in Hollis, NH, at the age of 92. She was born on June 2, 1931, in Worcester, MA, to the late Elmer and Nettie Russell.   Barbara, known for her creativity and loving nature, dedicated her career to serving as a housekeeper for St. Stephen's Parish in Worcester and...

Lutwig "Jerry" J. Stepanian

Mar 18, 2024

   Lutwig John Stepanian (95), of Westborough, MA, passed away on March 18, 2024 after a short illness. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Davagian) Stepanian of Westborough; daughter, Tara Stepanian (James A. Barton) of Marlborough; son, Christopher Stepanian (Joanne Barker) of Somerville; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Rose (Asadorian), his brother-in-law, Mitchell...

G. "Ruth" Rawson

Mar 17, 2024

West Boylston- G. "Ruth" Rawson, 96, passed away in her home on Sunday, March 17th, 2024 with her loving family by her side. Ruth was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Flossie C. (Hines) and Orris J. Ayers on June 13th, 1927.  After graduating from Major Edwards High School in West Boylston, Ruth earned a degree as a Registered Nurse from...

Nancy C. McMahon

Mar 15, 2024

Nancy C. (Moran) McMahon passed away on March 15, 2024, in Florida. Services were held privately. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

“Hold dear to your parents for it is a scary and confusing world without them.” Emily Dickinson.

Patricia A. Anderson

Mar 15, 2024

WORCESTER-Patricia A. (Hedvig) Anderson, 87, passed away Friday, March 15 in Care One Millbury.   Her husband of 32 years, Philip H. Anderson passed away in 1989. She leaves a son, John Anderson and his wife, Linda of Brookfield; two grandsons, Robert Palacios and Anthony Palacios and his wife Colleen of Brookfield; two great-grandchildren, Clover, and Winter; a brother, Russell Hedvig...

William F. Horgan

Mar 14, 2024

 William F. Horgan, 82, of Worcester passed away in his home in the early morning hours of Thursday, March 14th after a period of declining health.

 A lifelong Worcester resident, Bill, the oldest of four children of John and Helen Horgan, was born October 30, 1941, and was raised in the Grafton Hill area of Worcester. He attended both St. Stephen’s...

Carole A. McGurl

Mar 13, 2024

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Carole A. (Shea) McGurl of South Portland, Maine. Carole quietly slipped away on March 13, 2024 with her loving sister, Karen, by her side. 

  Carole was born on April 12, 1938 in Worcester, Massachusetts to Ina (Hendrickson) and John Shea.  She attended Worcester schools and majored in fashion merchandising...

Robert W. Lapinsky, Sr.

Mar 12, 2024

WORCESTER: Robert W. Lapinsky, Sr., 77, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 12, at Rose Monahan Hospice Home.   Born in Worcester to Peter and Dorothy (Braman) Lapinsky, Bob (as he was known to his family & friends) was brought up in Millbury and attended Millbury High School, Class of 1965,  before settling in Worcester. For decades, he worked for Quality...

Jean M. O'Neil

Mar 11, 2024

Jean M. O'Neil

(August 2, 1950 – March 11, 2024)


With hearts heavy with sorrow yet full of gratitude for her love, we announce the passing of Jean M. O'Neil in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family, on March 11, 2024, following a courageous battle with cancer.


Jean was born in Worcester, the daughter of William J. O’Neil and...

Diran Eknaian

Mar 9, 2024


Worcester-Diran Eknaian, 82, passed away Saturday, March 9 in the Lutheran Home.


He leaves  a sister, Hatun Akin of Worcester and many nieces and nephews, among them, Mehmet Eracar, Herman Eknaian and Harry Eknaian. Three siblings predeceased him, Harry Eknaian, Mariam Eracar and Hacik Eknayan. He was born in Malatia, Turkey son of Hovagim and Marquohie Eknaian.

Diran worked as a machine...