Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Ms. Collins was a graduate of Sharon High School.
Wednesday, May 15
Joanne M. Jody Collins, age 55 years, passed away after a brief illness Sunday, May 5, 2013. Born in Boston, Sept. 7, 1957, she graduated from Sharon High School with the Class of 1975. She had been a lifelong resident of Sharon. She worked at the Foxboro Company in Foxboro for 15 years. She was the devoted daughter of John M. Collins of Sharon and the late Dorothy D. (Creamer) Collins; loving sister of John M. Collins Jr. of North Attleboro, Alan J. Collins of Norton, and Craig S. Collins of Sharon; cherished aunt of Rachel, John, Ryan, Lisa, Christine, Kerri, and Michael; and great-aunt of several. Relatives and friends were kindly invited to attend the memorial Mass that was celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows, Cottage Street, Sharon, …
Friday, April 26, 2013
Mr. Chapman was a resident of Sharon.
Friday, April 26
Phillip S. "Sonny" Chapman, of Stoughton, formerly of Sharon MA on April 18, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Helen R. (Fisher) Chapman and the late Carole Neitlich. Devoted father of Joyce and her husband Joseph Berkel of Oak Hill, VA, Susan and her husband Barry Hantman of Danville, NH, and Larry Chapman and his wife Amy of Parkland, FL. Dear grandfather of Jon- athan and Kate Berkel, Max and Rebecca Chapman, and Noam Hantman. Loving brother of Elliott Chapman and his wife Beryl, and Esther Gabriel and her husband Melvin, and the late Norman Fisher. Services at Temple Israel, (125 Pond St., Sharon) were held Sunday, April 21, 2013. Following interment at Sharon Memorial Park, memorial observance were held at Temple Israel, and continued…
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Ms. Claeboe was a former resident of Sharon and taught at Sharon Public Schools.
Wednesday, April 3
Anita Dawson Claeboe, 90, of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, formerly of Sharon, MA, died March 21, 2013, after a long illness. She was Number One National Tennis Champion 2013, womens division, 90 and over, and a retired teacher, Sharon (MA) public schools. Member, Daughters of the American Revolution; Sawgrass Country Club; High Rollers Trivial Pursuit Club; Jacksonville Beach Bridge Club. Born in Cologne, Germany, she grew up in Jacksonville, graduating from the Bartram School, and Tufts niversity in MA. Widow of Alfred M. Claeboe; sister of Carl (Jan) and Robert Dawson, Jacksonville; mother of Beverly Keyes, Needham, MA; Anne Dorian King (Davis), Maui, HI; Una Davis, La Jolla CA; and Norman Keyes, Jr. (Sarah), Devon, PA. Grandmother of Nicholas…
Friday, March 29, 2013
Mr. Brown served 23 years in the United States Air Force.
Friday, March 29
Preston Brown our dear beloved Father, Preston Brown, passed away peacefully on Friday March 22, 2013, at the VA. Hospital in Bay Pines Florida. Dad was the last remaining child of the Wilbur Herrick Brown, and Florence Goulding Brown family. Preceeding his departure, were his siblings: Kenneth H. Brown, Phyllis Brookfield, Gordon Brown, Carolyn Berchtold, Barbara H. MacLeod. Born in Sharon Mass, on Sept. 22, 1918, he lived 94.5 years to-the-day. Growing up in New England he had a remarkable life, as part of the Greatest Generation of our country. Enduring the Great Depression, and World War II did his part and had to grow up fast. He graduated from Bowdin College in Maine with a 2 year degree, after which he joined the Army Air Corps in …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Ms. Mason was a resident of Sharon for the past 38 years.
Tuesday, March 26
Mary Ellen (McGrath) Mason age 70 years died in her Sharon, Massachusetts home on Thursday, March 21, 2013. Born in Northhampton, Massachusetts on January 30, 1943, she was the daughter of the late William and Ellen (Connery) McGrath. She graduated from the Howard School for Girls in East Bridgewater with the class of 1961 and went on to graduate from Boston State College with the class of 1968. She has been a resident of Sharon for the past 38 years, moving there from Canton and Hyde Park. Mrs. Mason was an elementary school teacher and a school librarian in the Boston Public Schools. She retired in 2003 with 30 years of service. She was a member of the Sharon Fortnightly Club and was the current president and was the former treasurer of …
Monday, March 25, 2013
Mr. Badejo was a class of 2008 Sharon High School graduate.
Monday, March 25
Edward F. Badejo age 23 of Sharon passed away suddenly March 21st at the Norwood Hospital. Born in Brockton, he was raised in Sharon and graduated from Sharon High School class of 2008 and was currently a student at Le Cordon Bleu Culinary College in Cambridge. He loved all sports and played Pop Warner Football and basketball while growing up and for Sharon High School. He loved listening to all music. Beloved son of Stacey and Edward Badejo of Sharon. Brother of Nikki Hershman & her husband Shaun of Easton. Grandson of Marcia and Dennis Blau of Sharon, Bob Badejo of FL and the late Joan Badejo. Also survived by the love of his life Samantha Spiegel of Sharon and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Visiting hours were at the Dockray & …
Monday, March 18, 2013
Ms. Avini was a resident of Sharon.
Monday, March 18
Mary M. Avini, age 86, of Sharon and Fort Myers, FL, passed away at home on March 14. Born and raised in East Boston where she attended Boston Public Schools. Mary was a long time employee of Fontaine's in West Roxbury and Arties Fireside in Dedham. Beloved companion of 30 years of the late Paul "Swede" Anderson. Loving mother of Nancy Collins of E. Boston, Sandra George & her late husband David of NC, and MaryAnn Davis & her husband Steven of Milton. Mary is survived by her adored grandchildren Steven Davis, Janessa Davis, Jennifer George-Cassell, David George, Brittany George, William Collins & her 3 cherished great-grandchildren. Pre-deceased by her granddaughter, Debra Davis & her great-granddaughter Vianna Collins. Also survived by …
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The Nicoll family was one of the founding families of the Young Israel of Sharon.
Thursday, March 14
Gloria E. (Whitestone) Nicoll, of Long Beach, CA, formerly of Sharon and Brookline. Beloved wife of Sidney L. Nicoll. Devoted mother of Steven Nicoll of New York City and Rachel Nicoll of Needham. Dear sister of Allen Whitestone of Newton. Mrs. Nicoll was a graduate of Boston University and Hebrew College. The Nicoll family was one of the founding families of the Young Israel of Sharon. Services were at Levine Chapels, 470 Harvard St., BROOKLINE on Wednesday, March 13 at 1:00PM. Burial followed in the Chevra Mishnias Cemetery, 11 Washington St., Woburn. Shiva (hours to be announced) will be at Congregation Beth Pinchas, New England Chassidic Center, 1710 Beacon St., Brookline. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to charity of …
Monday, March 11, 2013
Mr. Barnsley was a lay reader and Sunday School Superintendent at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Sharon.
Monday, March 11
Sidney O. Barnsley, formerly of Canton, MA passed away on March 6, 2013 in Meredith, NH. He was born in Boston, MA on October 8, 1923. He joined the Army Air Corps in 1943 and served as B-17 pilot and saw duty in England. He married Carla Bergren on June 25, 1944.They were posted to Roswell, NM for the remainder of his tour. While in New Mexico, two of their children were born. They returned to Canton, MA where they lived until 1985. Sidney was employed as a printer until 1967 when he changed careers and became a graphic arts teacher at the Blue Hills Regional Technical High School. During their years in Canton, he was active in Trinity Episcopal Church, Canton and St. John’s Episcopal Church, Sharon as a lay reader and Sunday School …
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Ms. Austin was a resident of Sharon.
Wednesday, March 6
Georgia Aileen Austin passed into eternity March 1, 2013 aged 98 years and 8 months, at her home in Sharon, MA after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Nathaniel Sands Austin of North Weymouth, a veteran of the USMC who served his country with honor at Battle of Iwo Jima during WWII. Georgia lived on Fort Point in North Weymouth for 62 years before moving to Sharon five years ago. She was a seamstress all her life and worked at Remick’s department store in Quincy for 37 years. After “retiring” she went to work for Dan Cellucci at the Bridge Street Tailors in North Weymouth until she was 93 years of age. She was the beloved and devoted mother of Beverly Ann Rhoades and her husband Bill of Henniker, NH, Janice …