Patricia Clooney

Nov 21, 2023


Of Dorchester, passed away peacefully on November 21, 2023 at the age of 68 years.

Beloved daughter of the late Arthur J. and Teresa J. (Skehan) Clooney.

Loving mother of Katelyn E. Clooney of North Chelmsford and the late Courtney E. Clooney.

Sister of Marie Connell of Quincy, Dorothy Ryan of Braintree, Robert Clooney and John Clooney, both of...

Ellen M. "Arnie" Lynch

Nov 15, 2023

Of Dorchester, died peacefully on November 15, 2023.

Beloved daughter of Gertrude M. (McCarthy) Lynch of Dorchester and the late William J. Lynch.

Loving sister of Jeanne Watts and her late husband Robert Watts of Quincy, William and his wife Ann Marie Lynch of Braintree, Michael Lynch and his partner Gordon Ernst of Rhode Island, Kathleen Lucas and her late...

Jason Timothy Riley

Nov 8, 2023

Of Woburn, formerly of Dorchester, died peacefully at home on November 8, 2023 after a long battle with Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD).

Beloved son of Edward J. and Kathleen E. (Sullivan) Riley of Woburn.

Loving brother of the late Matthew E. Riley.

Survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Family and friends will honor and remember Jason’s life by gathering for a...

Suzanne B. O'Malley

Nov 6, 2023

Of Dorchester, died after a brief illness on November 6, 2023 at the age of 68 years.

Longtime companion of Joseph R. Bankowski.

Beloved daughter of the late Walter F. and Helen G. “Babs” (Cassidy) O’Malley.

Loving sister of Anne and her husband Walter Reed of Dorchester, Maryanne and her husband James Rooney of Dorchester, Dianne Bellew and her partner...

Du Van Nguyen

Nov 3, 2023

Of Dorchester, died peacefully on November 3, 2023 at the age of 75.

Du was born in Vietnam on May 18, 1948 and was the eldest of five children. He married his beloved wife of 44 years, Van Vu, on October 20, 1979. Together, they immigrated to the United States in 1993 in search of a better life for...

Paul Edward Polito

Oct 28, 2023

Age 70, of Dorchester, MA entered eternal rest on October 28th, 2023 surrounded by family after an intrepid battle with cancer, pushing his body well beyond the expected limitations and making the most of the time he had.


Paul was born to the late William and Teresa (Guilfoy) Polito of Dorchester, MA on January 24, 1953. He was...

Robertta M. "Robbie" (Adams) Lynch

Oct 18, 2023

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Patricia M. "Patsy" (Lydon) Mullin

Oct 16, 2023

A lifelong resident of Dorchester, passed away on October 16, 2023 at the age of 89 years.

She was lovingly cared for at home for the past several months by her children and grandchildren. Patsy was proceeded in death by her husband Patrick “Pat” Mullin, the love of her life. She went above and beyond for those she loved...

James J. Desmarais

Oct 15, 2023

Of Dorchester, “Savin Hill”, died peacefully on October 15, 2023.

Beloved son of the late Albert H. and Mary (Flaherty) Desmarais.

Loving brother of Ann L. and her husband Brian E. Flynn of North Quincy, and the late Albert H. Desmarais, Jean M. and her husband William Kiley, and Paul F. and his wife Mary Desmarais.

Survived by many nieces,...

E. Brian Coyne

Oct 14, 2023

Of Hyde Park, formerly of Dorchester, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday, October 14, 2023 after a brief illness.

Brian was born the third of eight children to the late Edward J. and Shirley (Carr) Coyne.  He was raised in St. Margaret’s Parish in Dorchester and was a 1977 graduate of Boston Technical High School. In...