Mary L. Hogan

Jul 17, 2023

Of Boston, formerly of Dorchester “Savin Hill’ and Winthrop, died July 17, 2023 at the age of 89 years.

Beloved daughter of the late John W. and Anne M. (McCarthy) Hogan.

Longtime companion of the late Kathryn K. “Kit” Maillett and longtime friend of Margaret Donahue of Westford.

Mary is also survived by many dear cousins.

Family and friends will...

Margaret "Molly" (Owens) Lehane

Jul 13, 2023

Of North Weymouth, passed away on July 13, 2023, after her second courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 81 years. 

She was born on August 13, 1941, to Patrick and Mollie (Dowd) Owens and grew up in Brookline.  She graduated from Brookline High School in 1960 and then moved to Dorchester where she started her family.  She...

Lynne M. (Graziano) Morin

Jul 4, 2023

Of Shrewsbury, formerly of East Boston, died July 4, 2023 at the age of 55 years.

Beloved wife of Steven J. Morin for 26 years.

Dear daughter of Rita C. (Graziano) DeMasellis of East Boston.

Loving stepdaughter of Gene DeMasellis.

Loving stepmother of Stephanie Morin and Timothy Morin.

Loving daughter-in-law of Paul and Marilyn Morin of Plymouth.

Dear sister-in-law of...

Donna L. Landry-Rodrigues

Jul 3, 2023

Of Dorchester, died July 3, 2023, surrounded by her loving family, after a long courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 53 years.

Beloved wife of Celestino D. Rodrigues.

Loving mother of Anthony Rodrigues and Celeste Landry.

Family and friends will honor and remember Donna’s life by gathering for visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave.,...

Michael “Budzo” Clooney

Jun 25, 2023

Of Braintree, formerly of Dorchester, Savin Hill, died June 25, 2023, at the age of 59 years. 

Loving son of the late Arthur J. and Teresa J. (Skehan) Clooney. 

Beloved “Budzo” of Daniel and Dorothy Ryan of Braintree, formerly of Savin Hill, and their family, Melissa and Barrett Kelly, and their children Emma and Jack Kelly of Milton, Danielle and...

Roger Regis Dumont

Jun 21, 2023

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Roger Regis Dumont, 67, of Quincy MA. Roger died on June 21, 2023 after a courageous battle with cancer. 

Roger was born on June 13, 1956 to Roland and Florine (Bertrand) Dumont in Berlin NH. Spunky and remarkably intelligent, Roger graduated from Berlin High School in 1973. He later...

Francis J. "Frank" Bifano

Jun 14, 2023

Of Dorchester, died peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on June 14, 2023.

Beloved husband of Nancy L. (McGee) Bifano.

Loving father of Tony Bifano of Saratoga Springs, NY, Christina Bifano and her husband Fernando Gayesky of Barcelona, Spain, and Nicole Bifano and her husband Chris Zibailo of Boston and St. Petersburg, Florida.

Devoted “Nonnu” of Gioia Gayesky...

Bridget Anne "Bridie" (Mulkerrin) Naughton

Jun 13, 2023

Of Dorchester, formerly of Callowfeenish, Carna, Co. Galway, Ireland, died June 13, 2023.

Daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Jennings) Mulkerrin.

Wife of the late Patrick J. Naughton.

Loving mother of Patricia A. Naughton and her husband Antonio Bruno of Weymouth, Joseph P. Naughton of Dorchester, Sheila A. and her husband Joseph Duffy of Rockland, and the late Maureen...

Alice R. (Bass) Mahoney

Jun 5, 2023

Of Northampton, a longtime Dorchester resident, died suddenly June 5, 2023 at Linda Manor Extended Care Facility in Northampton surrounded by family. She was 82.


Born in Dorchester, Mrs. Mahoney raised her family there, where she lived until moving in with her daughter in Cambridge and later Northampton.


A graduate of Jeremiah E. Burke High School in Dorchester,...

Alfred R. Howard

May 24, 2023

Of Dorchester, Arlington, and Nova Scotia, passed away peacefully on May 24, 2023, with his wife Jane (Algmin) Howard at his side.

Alf was born April 5, 1934 in Halifax, Nova Scotia and spent his early years happily in Digby with his brother John and sister Maryellen. He attended Tower Road School and Queen Elizabeth High School in Halifax. ...