Gerard E. O'Connor

Sep 20, 2023

A proud lifelong resident of Dorchester, died September 20, 2023.

Beloved father of Tara J. O’Connor of North Berwick, Maine, and Sean L. O’Connor and his wife Kristian L. Jeffrey of West Roxbury, and their mother Patricia A. (Lynch) O’Connor of Boynton Beach, Florida.

Cherished “Papa” of Stephanie Morin, and Timothy Morin and his wife Karena.

Great-grandfather of Aiden Morin...

Maureen E. Leighton

Sep 15, 2023

In Braintree, originally from Dorchester, died September 15, 2023.

Born in Boston on June 6, 1946, to Frederick T. and Eileen W. (Sullivan) Leighton. She grew up on Howes Street in Dorchester and was a 1964 graduate of Monsignor Ryan Memorial High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Emmanuel College in 1968 and went on to...

Michael J. Flaherty

Sep 8, 2023

Of Dorchester, died September 8, 2023.

Beloved son of the late Patrick Flaherty of Inis Mor, Co. Galway, Ireland, and Mary (Athy) Flaherty of Co. Mayo, Ireland.

Loving brother of Margaret T. and her late husband Armando Serino of Dorchester and the late Thomas Flaherty.

Brother-in-law of Sandra Flaherty of California.

Uncle of Margaret Hendricks, Maureen Serino, Donna Serino, Thomas...

David J. Conley

Sep 1, 2023

Of Randolph, formerly of Dorchester, died suddenly on September 1, 2023.

Beloved son of James R. Conley of Dorchester and the late Carol (McElaney) Conley.

Loving brother of Jennifer Conley of Connecticut.

Cherished uncle of Cassidy and Jericho.

Dear companion of Tia Marie Collins of Randolph.

David is also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Family and friends will...

Timothy J. "Turk" Barry

Aug 30, 2023

Of Milton, formerly of Dorchester, died peacefully at home on August 30, 2023.

Beloved son of the late William F. and Patricia A. (Daly) Barry.

Cherished love of Veronica Balfour-Barry of Milton, and her daughters Lisa Polvere of Hanson and Kayla Coyman of North Attleboro, and granddaughter Lydia DiCenzo.

Tim is survived by his cherished pooch “Buddy”.

Loving brother of...

Catherine "Kay" (McDonagh) Byrne

Aug 24, 2023

Catherine died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on August 24, 2023 at the age of 83 years.

Born on February 23, 1940, to the late Coleman McDonagh and Ann (Conneely) McDonagh, in Rath Cairn, County Meath, Ireland. She met her late husband Nicholas “Nick” Byrne in England, where they married in 1963. They emigrated to Boston in 1964, settled...

Lucian Walter Tercyak Jr.

Aug 20, 2023

Lucian Walter Tercyak Jr., born on November 14, 1946 in New Britain, CT died August 20, 2023 in Boston, MA at the age of 76. He was the son of the late Lucian Walter Tercyak Sr. and the late Josephine (DiPietro) Tercyak-Bass-Davidson. He attended New Britain Public Schools and graduated from New Britain High School in 1964. He pursued education...

Anne M. (O'Neil) Savicke

Aug 17, 2023

Of Dorchester, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a brief illness on August 17, 2023.

Beloved wife of Richard J. Savicke.

Loving mother of Robert and his wife Meghan Savicke of Dorchester, Richard Savicke Jr. and his wife Alison Savicke of North Attleboro, and Rachel and her husband Greg McPherson of Dedham.

Cherished “Grandma” of Gregory Jr., McKenna,...

Stanislawa (Glowacz) Pelczar

Aug 15, 2023

Stanislawa died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on August 15, 2023 at the age of 84 years.

Family and friends will honor and remember Stanislawa's life by gathering for visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, on Wednesday, August 16, 2023 from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated...

James Stephen "Moose" Parago

Aug 14, 2023

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the passing of James Stephen Parago, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, and friend, on  August 14, 2023.


Jim "Moose" Parago was born on August 3, 1947 in Sydney Nova Scotia. He was the son of the late Bernard and Bridget Parago. He married his wife Sharon (Morrison) in 1975 and together they raised...