Category: Obituaries

Obituaries 06-27-2019

William Berry US Postal Service retiree William L. “Bill” Berry of Uxbridge, formerly of Chelsea, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at his home on June 11.  Bill was born Dec. 6, 1957 in Boston to Mildred and George Berry. He…

Obituaries 06-20-2019

Alfred Konieczka, Sr. April 5, 1927 –  June 12, 2019 Alfred S. Konieczka, Sr. of Peabody, formerly of Chelsea, died on June 13. He was 92 years old. A US Army Veteran of World War II and a member of…

Obituaries 06-13-2019

Santo Agri  US Army veteran of World War II Santo A. “Sam” Agri passed away Thursday morning, June 6 at the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family.  He was 95 years old. Born in East Boston, the son…

Obituaries 06-06-2019

Richard Laft, Sr. Mass Dept. of Transportation retiree Richard “Richie” C. Laft, Sr. passed away Monday evening, June 3 at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston surrounded by his loving family.  Born and raised in Chelsea, the son of the…

Obituaries 05-30-2019

John ‘Jack’ Lindstrom Award winning flower gardener whose biggest passion was painting John C. “Jack” Lindstrom, a longtime resident of Chelsea, died on May 23. John was born in Chelsea in March of 1930, the youngest of seven children. He…

Dr. Elsa Wasserman Former Chelsea High School Principal Dr. Elsa R. (Robinson) Wasserman passed away on May 14 after suffering a stroke at home in Goleta, California. Dr. Wasserman served the Cambridge Public Schools in many capacities. She headed the…

Obituaries 05-16-2019

Veronica ‘Vera’ Butt Lifelong parishioner of Our Lady of Grace Church Veronica “Vera” (Cronin) Butt passed away on Thursday morning, May 9 at the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home on Lafayette Ave. She was just three days short of her 97th…

Obituaries 05-09-2019

Sister Brigid Mary Hurley Died peacefully Sister Brigid Mary Hurley died peacefully surrounded by her friends and family on April 4. She was the daughter of Timothy and Bridget Manning Hurley of Malden and she is survived by her three…

Obituaries 05-02-2019

Catalina Rivera May 2, 1938 – April 27, 2019 Catalina “Kathy” Rivera passed away on Saturday, April 27 at the Eastpointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chelsea where she was in residence for several years receiving supportive care. She was…

Obituaries 04-25-2019

James Galatis US Postal Service employee James C. “Jimmy” Galatis, a lifelong Chelsea resident, passed away unexpectedly from a stroke on Saturday April, 20 at CHA Everett (Whidden Memorial). He was 66 years old. Born and raised in Chelsea, a son…