Christopher Ricardo

May 23, 2024

Of Braintree, formerly of Dorchester, died May 23, 2024.

Beloved son of Kathleen M. (Wood) Ricardo of Braintree and the late Anthony Ricardo.

Loving fiancé of Danielle Pare of Weymouth.

Nephew of Joseph Ricardo, Catherine Ricardo, John Ricardo, Frank Ricardo, Rose Syrek, Debra Galipeau, James O’Donnell, and the late Michael Ricardo, Ellen Keough, Diana Galipeau, Martin O’Donnell, and Robert Galipeau.

Chris is also survived...

Elizabeth M. "Betty" (O'Connor) Lane

May 15, 2024

Of Dorchester, died May 15, 2024 at the age of 99 years.

Beloved wife of the late Harold E. Lane.

Loving mother of the late Edward J. Lane.

Betty is predeceased by 7 brothers and sisters, and survived by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews.

Family and friends will honor and remember Betty’s life by gathering for visiting hours in the Murphy...

Linda Jean Steigerwald

May 5, 2024

Of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, died after a period of declining health on May 5, 2024.

Beloved wife of the late Robert L. Steigerwald.

Loving mother of Eddie Steigerwald and his husband Todd Butkevich of Dorchester.

Sister of the late Edward and his wife Florence Horn.

Sister-in-law of Deb Steigerwald and her partner Chuck of Pittsburgh.

Cherished aunt of Amy Cieslak of Pittsburgh.

Family and friends will honor...

Helen M. (Bromley) Costello

Apr 24, 2024

Of South Boston, formerly of Dorchester, died April 24, 2024.

Beloved wife of the late James M. Costello.

Loving mother of Michelle and her husband John Harrington of South Boston, Claudia Costello of Quincy, Tara Anton of Quincy, and the late Kathleen “Katy” Donovan.

Mother-in-law of William Donovan of South Boston.

Devoted “Grandma” of Conor and Meghan Harrington, Sean, Robert, and Laura Donovan, Jaime...

Ann M. (Connolly) Jurkiewicz

Apr 6, 2024

Of Dorchester, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on April 6, 2024.

Beloved wife of the late John J. Jurkiewicz.

Loving mother of Michelle Haddad and her late husband Charles Haddad of Florida, Carol Jurkiewicz, John and his wife Tricia Jurkiewicz, Nancy Jurkiewicz, and Linda Jurkiewicz, all of Quincy.

Sister of the late Barbara Slowey, Katherine Griffin, and John Connolly.

Devoted “Nana” of...

Eleanor L. (Dwyer) Barry

Mar 30, 2024

Of Hyannis, formerly of South Boston and Dorchester, entered into eternal rest on March 30, 2024.

Elle lived a wonderful life and loved her family with all her heart. She married her childhood sweetheart, Francis “Ed” Barry in 1964. She was a devoted mother to Edward Barry and his wife Katy of Watertown, Mary Foster and her husband Bryan of Marshfield,...

Mary Anne (Sullivan) Pugsley

Mar 12, 2024

Mrs. Mary Anne (Sullivan) Pugsley, of Dorchester, died March 12, 2024. She was 81.

Beloved wife of the late Richard W. Pugsley, Sr. Loving mother of Marianne and her husband, Vincent Pastore of Reading, Andrea and her husband, Kevin Lema of Duxbury, Richard W. Pugsley Jr. and his wife, Donna of Pembroke, Jennifer and her husband, Edward McDonald of Kingston, Sean...

James "Jimmy" Kevin Costello

Mar 5, 2024

Jimmy passed away peacefully on March 5, 2024 in the loving presence of his family.

Jimmy Grew up in Savin Hill, Dorchester, and later moved with his family to Hingham. Jimmy graduated from Hingham High School. After high school he worked as a union floor layer. Later he worked as a manager for the MBTA Ride. He was well respected and...

Claire M. (Christian) Cronin

Mar 5, 2024

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Claire, after a courageous battle with cancer, on March 5, 2024. Claire was born January 11, 1943 in South Boston, and lived in Dorchester, Savin Hill.

Beloved wife of the late John F. Cronin.

Loving mother of Nicole and her husband Matthew Feroli of Quincy, and Tracy Cronin of Dorchester.

Daughter of the late Henry...

Gail M. (Agnew) Conroy

Mar 4, 2024

Of Milton, formerly of Dorchester, died March 4, 2024.

Beloved wife of the late John F. “Jack” Conroy.

Loving sister of Carole Rourke and her late husband Gerald of North Carolina, James “Jay” Agnew and his wife Pauline of Peabody, and the late Doreen Evans.

Sister-in-law of Leo Evans, Sr. Mary Conroy SCH, Sr. Catherine Conroy SCH, Sr. Lillian Conroy SCH, Rev. Francis...