Obituaries

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    Obituary of Valentine J. Davis

    Valentine J. Davis, 93 of Great Barrington formerly of Mill River died Friday January 17, 2020 at Fairview Commons surrounded by his loving family. Valentine was born on February 14, 1926 in Sheffield, son of Harry and Florence (Bowns) Davis.… Continue reading

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    Obituary of William Paul “Bill” Kelly

    William Paul “Bill” Kelly, 49 of New Marlborough died Friday January 10, 2020 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. Bill was born in Brooklyn N.Y. on April 24, 1970 son of Matthew and Barbara (Lake) Kelly. Bill graduated from Xavier… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Avery Eugene Wingo

    Avery Eugene Wingo, born May 10, 1946 in St. Louis Missouri passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family in Great Barrington Massachusetts on January 1, 2020. Having lived in the Berkshires since 1985, Avery is well known and loved… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Armand A. Houle

    Armand A. Houle, 80 of Housatonic died Tuesday December 31, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Armand was born on December 23, 1939 in Waterbury CT, son of Bruno and Cecile (Bouthot) Houle. He attended St. Ann’s… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Rosemary Evelyn Belden

    Rosemary Evelyn Belden, 85 of Durham NC formerly of Raleigh NC died Sunday December 29, 2019 at the Pettigrew Nursing Home in Durham NC. She was born in Stockbridge MA on July 17, 1934 daughter of William H. and Josephine… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Elizabeth “Betty” Pachulski

    Elizabeth “Betty” Pachulski, 92, of Sandisfield died Thursday December 26, 2019 at Baystate Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born on March 21, 1927 in the Bronx N.Y. daughter of Richard and Maria (Keller) Giegerich. She was… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Richard J. Kane

    Richard J. Kane, 76 of Pittsfield died Friday December 20, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. Richard was born in Great Barrington on August 23, 1943 son of James and Lillian (Hubbell) Kane. He attended the former Searles High… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Maureen Shalley Yaffe

    Maureen Shalley Yaffe, 75 of Great Barrington passed away on Monday December 23, 2019. She was born on October 13, 1944 to John F. and Marion Finning Shalley. She graduated from the former Searles High School, class of 1962 and… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Owen D.“Corky” Shultis

    Owen D. “Corky” Shultis, 66, of Egremont died Saturday December 21, 2019 at his home. Owen was born on January 14, 1953 in Hillsdale N.Y. son of Owen and Evelyn (Jenkins) Shultis. Owen worked for forty three years at Simon’s… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Daniel J. Whittaker

    Daniel J Whittaker was born on December 16,1952 to the late William and Ruth Whittaker of Great Barrington. The fourth of their six children, he grew up at the heart of a large and loving family. Dan inherited his legendary… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Priscilla Linnie Gurek

    Priscilla Linnie Gurek, 88, formerly of Great Barrington died Thursday November 28, 2019 at Holyoke Healthcare Center. Priscilla was born in Watertown N.Y. on February 24, 1931 daughter of Varner and Viola (Rittis) Lyman. She grew up on the family… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Thomas H. Martin Sr.

    Thomas H. Martin Sr., 79 of Housatonic died Tuesday December 10, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. Thomas was born in Great Barrington on September 26, 1940 son of Charles and Sadie (Boldyga) Martin. He was educated in local… Continue reading

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    Obituary of John A. Seelig Jr.

    John A. Seelig Jr., 84 of Great Barrington died Tuesday November 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Pittsfield on June 2, 1935 son of John A. Sr. and Jennie (Brazie) Seelig. He attended local schools… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Paul J. Martin

    Paul Martin 1963-2019 HOUSATONIC Paul Martin, 56, passed away on Friday, November 22, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Great Barrington, MA to James and Joanne Martin. Paul was a communicant of the former All Saint’s… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Priscilla Ann Hewins

    Priscilla Ann Hewins, 83, of Sheffield passed peacefully on November 18, 2019. She was born on July 6, 1936 on the family farm in Sheffield, daughter of the late Walter D. Hewins Sr. and Ella M. (Humes) Hewins. She was… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Raymond Wallace Tryon

    Raymond Wallace Tryon, 90 of Monterey Died Saturday November 16, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. Ray was born in Monterey on September 28, 1929 son of Albert Wallace and Marquerite (Stedman) Tryon. From a young age he… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Mary Margaret (Toomey) Rossi

    Mary Margaret (Toomey) Rossi, 84 of Sheffield passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Sunday November 10, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Mary was born in Lee on July 11, 1935 daughter of George and Mildred Coons. … Continue reading

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    Henry F. “Sonny” Driscoll Jr.

    Henry F. “Sonny” Driscoll Jr., 89, of Sheffield passed away Sunday November 10, 2019 at Fairview Commons in Great Barrington surrounded by his loving family. Henry was born in Pittsfield on January 20, 1930 son of Henry F. Sr. and… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Frederick William “Bill” Furcht

    Frederick William “Bill” Furcht, 89, died peacefully on October 30 at home in Mount Washington, MA, while napping in his favorite recliner.             Bill was born on December 30,1929 in Mount Kisco, NY son of Frederick Charles Furcht and Estelle… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Donald W. Bertoli

    Donald W. Bertoli, 70 of Mill River died Wednesday October 30, 2019 at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady NY. Donald was born in Great Barrington on September 26, 1949, son of Richard and Ina M. (Forister) Bertoli. Donald graduated from the… Continue reading