Obituaries 07-19-2012

Jozef “Joseph” Pijanowski

Jozen “Joseph” Pijanowski died suddenly at his home in Phoenix, AZ on July 14. He was 87 years old.

He was born July 6, 1925 and raised in Gleba, Poland. He came to the United States in 1961 with his wife, Stanislawa Pijanowski and their five young children and settled in Chelsea. He later moved with his wife to Phoenix, AZ where he resided until his death.

He was the husband of the late beloved Stanislawa (Mroz) Pijanowski and is survived by his son, Edward Pijanowski and his wife, Theresa Pijanowski, daughter, Henia Marecki, sons Kazimierz Pijanowski, Richard Pianowski, and daughter Zosia Pijanowski.  He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren and well as many loving extended family members and friends.

His funeral will be from the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway, Chelsea today, Thursday July 19 at 8 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Stanislaus Church 163 Chestnut St. Chelsea at 9 a.m. Services will conclude with burial at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.  Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend.  For directions or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit

Helen Siuda

Chelsea Resident

Helen (Riley) Siuda of Chelsea died recently.

She was the beloved wife of the late Stephen, Sr.;  devoted mother of Darlene Siuda of Chelsea, Mark Siuda and his wife, Annette of Everett, Cathy Todisco and her husband, Pat of Peabody, Stephen Jr. and his wife, Charlotte of Malden and the late Linda Siuda-Valentin; dear sister of Eleanor “Rusty” DelRaso of Watertown, Dorothy Kenney of Woburn, Warren Riley of Randolph, Kenneth Riley of Woburn and the late Lorraine MacDonald, Ralph Riley and Evelyn Butler. She is also survived by 11 loving grandchildren, six cherished great grandchildren and

many adored nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held in the Serenity Chapel of the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) East Boston today, Thursday, July 19 at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.. Services will conclude with Mrs. Siuda being laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to American Cancer Society, 9 Riverside Road,  Weston, MA 02493.

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Elaine Marie Schell

Of Seattle, formerly of Chelsea

Elaine M. Schell of Seattle Washington, formerly of Chelsea, died on June 6 after a short illness.

The daughter of the late Charles and Helen Schell of Chelsea, she is survived by her longtime intimate friend, David Trice; three children, Kimberly Cook and her rhusband, Ben, Joseph Griffin and his wife, Vicki, all of Seattle and Marc Collins and his wife, Jacquie of Manchester, NH. She was the sister of Teri Moore and her husband, Jack of Saugus, Paul Schell of Medford, Richard Schell and his wife, Danielle of Chelsea and the late Charles Schell; two nephews, Shawn Moore and Brandon Schell and one niece, Jennifer Schell. She was also the proud grandmother of Kassidy, Austin, Sean, Seamus and Michael.

Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, August 11 at 11 a.m. at New Hope Aseembly, 9 Assembly Drive, Saugus, MA.

James Pinksten

Of New Hampshire, formerly of Chelsea

James E. Pinksten  of New Hampshire, formerly of Chelsea, died surrounded by his loving wife and children at Exeter Hospital on July 7 following a long illness.

He worked for U.S. Gypsum Co. and Eastern Tool and Stamping Co. from which he retired as Union President of Local IUE #263.

He moved to Sandown, NH in 1996 where he led a rich and wonderful life enjoying his home by the lake, playing golf with friends, and especially enjoyed ballroom and square dancing with his wife Joan (Petricone) and their many friends from all over New England.

Born and raised in Chelsea, the son of Ernest and Anna (O’Regan), in addition to his loving wife, he will be deeply missed by his children, Michael and his companion, Gina White of Chester, NH, Sharon and her fiancé, Mark Williams of Chelsea, Steven and his companion, Gail Mazzio, and James Jr and his companion, Christine Landry of Revere. He was the beloved stepfather of Donna and her husband, Jim Gabriel of Newburyport, Michelle Proto and her fiancé, Rich Mullins of Nashua, NH and Robert Proto of Everett; devoted brother of Hazel and her husband, Bill Cordeau and Charlie Pinksten, all of Saugus. He was the brother of the late Robert Pinksten and Joan McCann and was lovingly embraced by his eight grandchildren, Alanna, Erik, Michael, Jenna, Allison, Ryan, Brooke and Emma and many, many friends. He was the former husband of Rita Eriesian (Camarot) of Revere.

His funeral service was held at the Brookside Chapel and Funeral Home in Plaistow, NH.

Evelyn Fox

Revere Homemaker

Evelyn (Trebach) Fox of Revere died on July 15. She was 99 years old.

A homemaker, born in Boston to the late Sam Trebach and Annie (Turetsky), she spent most of her life in Newburyport and was educated in Newburyport Schools. She then moved to Revere.

She was the beloved wife of the late Paul Fox; devoted mother of Loretta Dietch and her husband, Stephen of Amesbury and Norman Fox of Revere; dear sister of the late Milton Trebach, Stanley Trebach, Eva Gordon, Jean Bloom and Nellie Borofsky; loving grandmother of Joshua and Magdalena, Daniel and Dana and Jared and Spirit and great grandmother of Benjamin, Judah, Jacob and Max.

Services were held at the Temple B’nai Israel of Beachmont, Revere. Burial was in Everett. Arrangements were by Torf Funeral Service, Chelsea. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Temple B’nai Israel of Beachmont, 1 Wave Ave., Revere, MA 02151.

Daniel Sean Bucholz

Youngest Person to Complete Boston Marathon

Daniel Sean Bucholz died unexpectedly at his home in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on July 5.

He was born on July 22, 1976 in Boston, son of Marianne Witten Buchholz and Alan Steven Buchholz. He grew up in Andover and attended the Bancroft Elementary School, Doherty Middle School and graduated from Andover High School in June 1994. He was the youngest person to complete the Boston Marathon, at age 12, and again at age 14.

He received a B.S. in Mathematics (Phi Gamma Mu) from Trinity College, Hartford, CT in 1998, and an MBA from University of Chicago, Booth School of Business in 2004. In high school he was recognized for his achievements in mathematics, and received the Phi Gamma Delta math prize at Trinity.

He worked in the finance industry in New York, Boston and Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he moved in 2005 to marry his fiancee, Sirlene Rodrigues Oliveira, and fulfill his dreams. He loved and embraced the dynamic, vibrant culture in his adopted homeland and aspired to be a leader in economic development in Bahia. He will be remembered for his feisty spirit and determination to succeed.

He was predeceased by his mother, Marianne Witten Buchholz; maternal uncle Herbert Witten, maternal grandfather, Robert Witten, and paternal grandfather, Alfred Buchholz. He is survived by his wife, Sirlene Oliveira Buchholz and step-daughter, Linda Lisa of Jacarai, Brazil; father and step-mother, Alan Buchholz and Donna Carty Buchholz  of Naples, Florida; maternal grandmother, Ruth Witten of Chelsea, paternal grandmother, Deane Buchholz of Naples, Florida, brother and sister-in-law, Eric and Suzanne Buchholz of North Andover, his step-brother and his wife, Dr. Jonathan and Dr. Marcy Carty of Squantum, nephews James and Jacob Buchholz and step-nieces Madison and Mackenzie Carty; paternal uncle and aunt, Ross and Kathi Buchholz of

Washington, D.C.,  his cousin Sabrina of Boston and maternal uncle Fred Witten of Los Angeles, California.

Dan was laid to rest in his wife’s hometown in Brazil. A memorial service will be planned for the future. No flowers please. The family is establishing an endowment in his memory at Trinity College. Those wishing to make a donation may send a tax-deductible contribution to: Trinity College Office of Development, 300 Summit Street, Hartford, CT 06106 indicating it is being made in memory of Daniel Buchholz ’98. Dan’s spirit will live in our hearts always.

Elena Jose

Everett Resident

Elena R. Jose of Everett died on July 13.

She was the beloved wife of the late Dionisio Jose Sr.; loving mother of Pepito Jose Sr. of Malden, Yolanda Cruz of Everett, Luzviminda Ladringan of Texas, Violeta Curran of Revere, Doin Jose Jr. of Everett, Rodrigo Jose Sr. and Fernando Jose, both of Chelsea, Marilyn Almendras of Everett and the late Jaime Jose and the late Gerard Jose; cherished sister of the late Castura Pacrem, Sebastiana Devera, Eustaquia Realin, Ernesto Realin, Regino Realin, and Magdalina Realin. She is also survived by 22 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Arrangements were by the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, Malden. Mrs. Jose will be brought home to the Philippines for services and committal. For obituary please visit:

Marshall Michelson

Of Florida, formerly of Chelsea

Marshall L. Michelson of Boynton Beach, Florida, formerly of Chelsea, died on July 9. He was 64 years old.

The son of the late George and Charlotte Michelson, also formerly of Chelsea, he was a graduate of Chelsea High School, Class of 1966 and a member of the US Navy during the Viet Nam War.

He is survived by his fiancé, Carole Kolsky and son Scott; his sister, Bonnie Lobos and her husband, Ricardo; his brother, Robert Michelson and his wife, Debbie and is also survived by his niece, Marti, and nephews Dylan, Bryan and Jeremy.

A memorial service was held at Sinai Memorial Chapels in Delray Beach, Florida on Friday, July 13.

Scott Storey

Worked for Chelsea Industries

Scott D. Storey, a lifelong Chelsea resident, died suddenly at the Whidden Memorial Hospital on June 8. He was 53 years old.

Born and raised in Chelsea, he was the son of Wheeler and Mary (Higgins) Story. He attended Chelsea schools and was a graduate of Chelsea High School, Class of 1977. He worked for many years as a shipping Clerk for Chelsea Industries. Scott was a history buff who frequented many museums in Boston and enjoyed music.

He was the loving son of Mary (Higgins) Storey of Chelsea and the late Wheeler Storey; dear brother of Kevin Storey of Chelsea, Paul Storey and his wife, Alexis of North Carolina and the late U.S.M.C. Sgt. David Storey and cherished uncle of Amanda and Meaghan Storey. He is also survived by aunts, uncles and several cousins.

A Committal Service was celebrated graveside at Holy Cross Cemetery in Malden.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care and direction of the Frank A. Welsh and Sons Funeral Home. To send expressions of sympathy, please visit

Maged Mohamed Sabet


Maged Mohamed Sabet of Chelsea died unexpectedly on July 6 at Mt. Auburn Hospital in Cambridge.  He was 76 years old.

Born, raised and educated in Alexandria, Egypt, he was a restaurateur and operated Vic’s Restaurant in Cambridge for many years.

He was the devoted father of Nevin Mahmoud and her husband, Naser, Vivian Cuevas and her husband, Miguel, Kazem Sabet and his wife, Mounia, Wally Sabet and his wife, Kathy, Nader Sabet and Manal and her husband, Steven of Brooklyn, NY. The former husband of the late Atiat Sabet, he is also survived by 19 grandchildren and one great granddaughter, his brother Mostafa Sabet of Palm Bay, Florida and his sister, Samera of Warwick, Rhode Island.

Imam Talal Eid presided over burial services in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care and direction of the Frank A. Welsh and Sons Funeral Home. To send expressions of sympathy to the family, please visit

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