Obituaries

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    Obituary of Barbara A. (Johnson) Higgins

      Barbara A. Johnson Higgins, 72, of Great Barrington passed away Wednesday October 20, at BMC in Pittsfield. Born on September 11, 1949 in Fall River MA., she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Eleanor Mosley Johnson. A… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Gloria J. Topping

    Gloria Jean Topping, 80, of Sheffield died Tuesday October 12, 2021 at her home. Gloria was born on March 4, 1941 in Winsted CT. She volunteered at Fishes and Loaves in North Canaan and at the Sheffield Senior Center. Gloria… Continue reading

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    Obituary or Helena L. Jennings

    Helena L. Jennings, 101, longtime West Stockbridge resident died Sunday October 10, 2021 at Mt. Carmel Care Center in Lenox. Helena was born in West Stockbridge on February 10, 1920, daughter of Antonio and Antonia (Sebben) Marconi. She was educated… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Lucille M. Carlson

    Lucille M. Carlson, 96 of Sheffield died Wednesday September 29, 2021 at Fairview Hospital after a brief illness. Lucille was born in Brooklyn, New York on February 15, 1925 daughter to Harry and Theresa (Karl) Nessler. Lucille worked with her… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Dawn C. Barbieri

    Dawn C. Barbieri, 62 of Housatonic died Monday October 4, 2021 at Springside Nursing and Rehab in Pittsfield. Dawn was born on June 18, 1959 daughter of Shirley (Bever) Hagen and the late John Hagen. She was a graduate of… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Genis Melendez-Delaney

    Genis Melendez-Delaney died on Sept. 10, 2021, in Albany Medical Center.  She died peacefully, surrounded by her husband, friends, and family.  Genis was a lifelong educator.  She began by teaching elementary school, became the principal of PS 151 in Manhattan,… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Phoebe Ruth Eisenberg

    Phoebe Eisenberg, English teacher to generations of Monument Mountain Regional High School students, passed away at home, as she desired, in Stockbridge on August 27, 2021.  In her last week, although bedridden, she chatted with a former student who stopped… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Roger E. Bailey Sr.

    Roger E. Bailey Sr., 74 of Great Barrington died Saturday September 18, 2021 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. Roger was born on March 11, 1947 in Great Barrington son of Ross and Mildred (Bell) Bailey. He was educated in… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Betty E. Annecharico

      Sandisfield, MA – Betty E. Annecharico, 89, died Monday, September 13th at her home in Merrimack, NH, surrounded by her loving family. Betty is survived by brothers Benjamin Surdam, Irving Surdam, and sister Beatrice Jarvis. She was predeceased by… Continue reading

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    Obituary of John H. Weiland III

    John H. Weiland III, 77 of Great Barrington died Monday September 6, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Houston TX on March 18, 1944, son of John H. Jr. and Alice (Carter) Weiland. John… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Joan L. “Pat” Pierro

    PIERRO, Joan L. “Pat” (Eagan), 89, of Hartsville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. Loves of her life were her husband Joseph, her children James Pierro, Nancy Hannen, Joseph Pierro, Liza Pulsifer, Amy Carroll (predeceased) and her grandchildren… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Barbara Mary Bersaw

      It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Barbara Mary (Fallon) Bersaw at the age of 92. She died Thursday September 2, 2001 at home surrounded by her loving family. For the past 14… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Brian R Litchfield

    Brian R. Litchfield, 50, of Sandisfield entered eternal life peacefully at home after a heroic battle with cancer. Born January 4, 1971 in Pittsfield to Patricia Dupont Litchfield Borelli and the late Leon E. Litchfield Sr. Brian grew up in… Continue reading

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    Obituary of George “Steve” Stephen Gorham

    George Stephen Gorham “Steve”, died August 26, at the age of 73 in his home in Great Barrington. Born in Pittsfield, MA on December 27, 1947 to the late George H. and Alice Bagdon Gorham, he lived in Gt. Barrington… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Pamela A. DeFino

    Pamela A. DeFino,78 of South Egremont died Thursday August 26, 2021 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. Pamela was born in Great Barrington on July 28, 1943 daughter of Robert and Matilda (Grahn) Percy. She was a graduate of Mt.… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Gloria Prelli

    Gloria Prelli, 79, of Great Barrington died Tuesday August 24, 2021 at Kimball Farms Nursing Home in Lenox. Gloria was born on January 31, 1942 in Torrington CT, daughter of Angelo and Rena (Saporite) Lamas. She attended Torrington Schools and… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Stanley J. Osak

    Stanley J. Osak, 88 of Barefoot Bay, Florida and Stockbridge Massachusetts passed away Friday, August 20, 2021 at Berkshire Medical Center with family by his side. Stan was born on May 8, 1933, the son of John and Katherine (Kubik)… Continue reading

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    Please join the Decker Family

    Please join the Decker Family & Friends for a graveside memorial service for Alan M. Decker who passed away suddenly on July 25, 2021. The service will be held at 12:00PM on August 21, 2021 at Elmwood Cemetery in Great… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Aurora Pshenishny

    Aurora M. Pshenishny of Sheffield, MA, died peacefully at home on Friday August 13, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in East Canaan, CT on May 30, 1927, to John C. and Caterina Minella Zucco, the youngest… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Eva C. Simona

    Eva C. Simona, 101 formerly of Housatonic died Tuesday August 10, 2021 at Fairview Commons in Great Barrington. Eva was born in Housatonic on July 9, 1920 daughter to Alexander and Celia (Genta) Ricchi. She was educated in local schools.… Continue reading