Obituaries 10-11-2012

Brian Welsh

Truck Driver for Mainfreight

Brien J. Welsh, a longtime Chelsea resident,  passed away unexpectedly on October 8 following a short illness. He was 42 years old..

Born in Everett, the son of Edward and Julia (Gordon) Welsh, he was raised in Chelsea, attended St. Stanislaus Parochial School and was a graduate of Northeast Regional Vocational High School. He worked as a professional truck driver for Mainfreight located in Chelsea. A resident of Chelsea for almost all of his life, he was currently residing in Everett.  A caring father and stepfather, he loved spending time with his family and enjoyed hockey and muscle cars.

He was the beloved longtime companion of Kelley Baldasaro of Everett; devoted father and stepfather of Briana and Caitlin and grandfather of Vinny; loving son of Edward Welsh of Everett and the late Julia A. (Gordon); dear brother of Coleen Kingsley and her husband, Doug of Pelham, NH; cherished grandson of Mary Orluk of Chelsea and the late Frank Orluk and adored uncle of David and his wife, Ashlee, Dustin and Shea.

His Funeral will begin from the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway, Chelsea on Friday, October 12 at 8:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Stanislaus Church 163 Chestnut St. Chelsea at 9:30 a.m. Services will conclude with burial at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held at the Welsh Funeral Home today, Thursday, from 4 to 8 p.m.

Should friends desire, contributions in his memory may be made to the Jimmy Fund by visiting For directions or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit

Donald Jennex

Longtime Stop & Shop Employee

Donald V. Jennex of Malden, a former longtime Chelsea resident, died unexpectedly on October 6. He was 58 years old.

Born and raised in Chelsea, he was the son of Mary C. (Remy) and the late Roland Jennex. He attended local public schools and was a graduate of Chelsea High School. A resident of Chelsea for most of his life, he has lived in Malden for the past 12 years. Donald worked for many years for Stop and Shop grocery stores in multiple area locations. He enjoyed skiing, golfing and many recreational sports such as football and basketball.

The beloved son of Mary C. (Remy) Jennex of Malden and the late Roland V. Jennex, he was the dear brother of Roland Jennex and his wife, Terri of West Yarmouth; cherished uncle of Stephanie and David Miville of Gilford, NH and Joseph V. Jennex and his wife, Christina of Lutz, Florida and the adored great uncle of Sabrina, Kalynda, David III and Aaron.

His Funeral will begin from the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway, Chelsea today, Thursday, October 11 at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Grace Church, 59 Nichols St., Chelsea at 10:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend. To send expressions of sympathy, please visit

Boris Richman

Swampscott Resident

Boris Richman of Swampscott, formerly of Marblehead and Brockton, died on October 5. He was 85 years old.

He was the beloved husband of Beverly (Borr) Richman; devoted father of Todd Richman and his wife, Susan of Sudbury, and Barbara Quevillon of North Reading; proud papa of Justin Quevillon and Bryan and Matthew Richman; loving “uncle” to many nieces and nephews and their families; dear son of the late Hyman and Mollie Richman and brother of the late Alfred Richman and Bella Morse.

Funeral arrangements were by Torf Funeral Service, Chelsea.  Burial was at Beth Israel Cemetery, Everett. Shiva will continue at his home, 1002 Paradise Road, Swampscott, through today, Thursday. Donations in his memory may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation Gift Processing Center PO Box 5018 Hagerstown, MD 21741-5018 or The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, National Processing Center, Attn: Honor & Memorial Gifts, PO Box 1245, Albert Lea, MN, 56007-9976

Goldie Garde

Retired Garment Workers Union Bookkeeper

Goldie Garde of Boston, formerly of Chelsea, died on October 5. She was 89 years old.

A Chelsea High School graduate, she worked as a bookkeeper for the garment workers union and was the loving daughter of the late Abraham and Rebecca (Kramer) Garde; dear sister of the late Alice Garde and Maurice Garde and is also survived by several cousins.

A Graveside Service was held at the Adudos Shalom Cemetery, Everett. Donations in her memory may be made to the Chelsea Jewish Foundation, 165 Captains Row, Chelsea, MA 02150 or to the charity of your choice. Visit for guestbook.

Eleanor DeLuple

Retired Waitress

Eleanor H. (Palladino) DeLuple died on October 2 at Eastpointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chelsea where she has been receiving supportive care for the past 10 years. She was 97 years old.

Born in Claremont, NH, she was the daughter of the late James Vincent and Meglina (DeVito) Palladino.  As a child her family relocated to Revere, where she grew up and received her public school education.  She settled in East Boston in the early 40’s and was a resident there for most of her life. Devoted to home and family, she also worked outside of her home as a restaurant waitress in Maverick Square and at Cloud Nine at Logan Airport in East Boston.

In 1967, she was preceded in death by her husband John DeLuple.  In 1994 she took residence at the Friendly Gardens on Revere Street, Revere and remained there for the next 10 years before going into Eastpointe in Chelsea.

She was the beloved wife of the late John DeLuple; devoted mother of Olympia Cardillo of East Boston and James Nardizzi of Chelsea; dear sister of Perry Palladino of Winthrop, the late Vera Granese, Mary Palladino and Patrick Palladino; cherished grandmother of Sharon Scapicchio, Vincent Cardillo, Joseph Cardillo, Mary Ann Cimino, Michael Cardillo, Donna Forgione, Janes Nardizzi, John Cardillo and Vincent Nardizz and is also survived by six great grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, Chelsea.  Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

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Ann Hensey

Longtime Chelsea resident

Ann M. (Flaherty) Hensey of Chelsea  passed away on August 9, 2012. She was 71 years old.

Born in Jamaica Plain, raised in Arlington and a long time resident of Chelsea, she was the mother of Joseph Hensey of Haverhill, Annette Castro of Providence R.I., Michelle Hensey of Revere and the late Jeanine, Michael and Patrick Hensey. She is alos survived by eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren who she loved dearly.

A Service is planned for Saturday, October 13 at 2 p.m. in St. Luke’s Church, 201 Washington Ave., Chelsea.

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