Kenneth W. Stidsen

Nov 30, 2023

Worcester: Kenneth W. Stidsen, 95, died on Thursday, November 30 in his home after an illness.  His wife of 65 years, Shirley A. (Berggren) Stidsen died in 2011.  He leaves two sons: Brian E. Stidsen and his wife Paula of Rutland and Kenneth W. Stidsen, Jr. and his wife Claire of Sterling, a daughter-in-law Diane Stidsen of Shrewsbury, a sister...

Daniel E. Malley

Nov 29, 2023

WORCESTER—Daniel E. Malley, 54, of Worcester, passed away peacefully after a courageous decade-long battle against cancer, surrounded by family and close friends. Though we lost him early, we are reminded of the words of Timothy in the Bible: “I have fought the good fight. I have finished the race. I have kept the faith.” No truer words could describe Dan’s...

Edward J. Mullin

Nov 28, 2023

CARVER: Edward J. Mullin, 84, died on Tuesday, November 28 after an illness.

   He leaves a son Christopher J. Mullin and his husband Thomas F. Driscoll of Easton, a daughter Allison D. Mann and her husband Kevin J. Mann, Jr. of Marshfield, three grandchildren Conley DeLeon, Kevin Mann III, and Teagan Mann of Marshfield, several nieces and nephews, and...

Anna Rita Bronzo

Nov 26, 2023

WORCESTER- Anna Rita Bronzo, 88, passed away peacefully on November 26, 2023 at the Coleman House surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Worcester on February 8, 1935 a daughter of the late, Peter and Beatrice S. (Army) Lescord. She was raised in Worcester and worked for many years at the former Big D Supermarket, The Fair and...

Joan M. Brown

Nov 25, 2023

WORCESTER- Joan M. Brown, 93, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 25, 2023 at Notre Dame Healthcare. She was the wife of the late William J. Brown who died in 2003.

Joan was born in Worcester on May 26, 1930 a daughter of the late Leo and Helen (Bush) Shugrue. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy in Fall...

Jackson W. Asamoah

Nov 24, 2023


WORCESTER-Jackson Wadie Asamoah, 75, of Worcester passed away Friday, November 24 in Saint Vincent Hospital.

He leaves his wife, Akosua (Adae) Asamoah of Worcester; five children, Michael of Ghana, Edward of Ghana, Diana of the United States, Enoch of Ghana and Patricia of Ghana and many dear friends in the Worcester Ghanaian community. He was born in Adabraka, Accra,...

Arlene P. Castle

Nov 23, 2023


WORCESTER-Arlene P. (Dee) Castle, 91, passed away at home surrounded by her daughters on Thursday, November 23.


Her husband of 54 years, Richard J. Castle died in 2016. She leaves two daughters, Elizabeth Castle and Patricia Roberts both of Worcester; two grandsons, John Roberts, Jr. and Kristopher Roberts; a great-grand-daughter, Audrey Roberts and nieces and nephews. Five siblings,...

Christopher Chang Pyo Hong

Nov 21, 2023


Christopher Chang Pyo Hong passed peacefully late Tuesday, November 21 in St. Patrick’s Manor, Framingham, MA.

Christopher was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who left behind an amazing legacy.  Christopher was born in Korea where he met his wife of 68 years.  During the Korean War he acted as an interpreter for the American soldiers who later facilitated...

Joan M. McGovern

Nov 20, 2023


BOYLSTON: Joan M. (Lannan) McGovern, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, 93, formerly of Shrewsbury St., Boylston. Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, November 20, 2023


Her husband, William F. McGovern, Jr., died in 1992. She leaves four children: Brian F. McGovern and his wife, Ellen of Shrewsbury; Mary L. McDonald and her husband, Thomas of Hudson; Ann...

Agnes M. Fosua

Nov 19, 2023

WORCESTER - Agnes “Aggie” M. Fosua, 74, passed away Sunday November 19th, 2023 peacefully at home surrounded by family after a long battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband Stephen Safo-Sampah, her sons Franklin Safo-Agyare & Keith Safo-Boateng, and daughter Gifty Safoa-Akyemah, along with 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and many other relatives and in-laws. She is predeceased...