Obituaries

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    Obituary of Eugene B. Kirchner

      Eugene B. Kirchner, 84 of Pittsfield died Thursday July 12, 2018 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. He was born in Pittsfield on August 30, 1933 son of Bernard and Myrtle (Plouffe) Kirchner. Eugene was a graduate of the… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Geraldine “Geri” Stefanacci

      Geraldine “Geri” Stefanacci, 83, beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, godmother, and friend, resident of Great Barrington, MA since 2007 died Thursday July 12, 2018 at Geer Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Canaan CT after an extended illness. Geri was… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Sally Doran Miner

    Sally Doran Miner, 92 of Stockbridge died peacefully at home on Sunday June 24, 2018. She was born in Bristol NH on April 20, 1926 daughter of Wilbur K. and Myla B. (Cavis) Doran. After graduating high school Sally went… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Eunice McCracken

    Eunice McCracken, 88, of Housatonic, died June 4, 2018 at Fairview Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sheffield on December 13, 1929, the daughter of the late Arthur and Angela (Zucco) Funk, she attended local schools and married… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Donald Barr Coleman

    Born October 30, 1926 to Frederick Barr Coleman and Marion Gertrude Cummings, he was raised by his Grandparents William and Clara Cummings and his Great Aunts, in Glendale. Don was married to Vicki Kulas Coleman for 65 years before she… Continue reading

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    Celebration of Life Donald T. Spadaccini Sr.

      A celebration of life for Donald T. Spadaccini Sr. will be held on Saturday June 16 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the BIRCHES-ROY FUNERAL HOME 33 South Street Great Barrington MA 01230. Memorial donations may be made… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Harold B. Robitaille Sr.

      Harold B. Robitaille Sr. 79 of Housatonic died Sunday May 6, 2018 at Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington. Harold was born on April 18, 1939 in Pittsfield, son of Francis and Margaret (Harper) Robitaille. He worked for many years… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Willis A. Wilcoxson

    Willis A. Wilcoxson, 91, passed away peacefully on April 30, 2018 after a short illness.  The son of Alfred and Miriam French Wilcoxson, he was born on July 15, 1926; he attended local schools and Northfield Mount Hermon School in… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Gary Archie Phillips

    Gary Archie Phillips, 68 of Great Barrington died Thursday May 3, 2018 at his home. He was born in Plainfield CT on September 7, 1949 son of Charles Archie and Constance (Mackie) Phillips. Gary worked as a logger, then as… Continue reading

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    Memorial Service for Peter A. Bubriski

      A Memorial Mass for Peter A. Bubriski will be held on Saturday April 28 at 10:00 AM at Corpus Christi Church Saint Teresa of Calcutta Parish in Housatonic with Reverend William P. Murphy Pastor officiating. Burial will follow in… Continue reading

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    Obituary of James A. Ostrander

    James A. Ostrander, 63, of Great Barrington died Saturday April 14, 2018 at his home. He was born on May 29, 1954 in Pittsfield son of Arthur M. and Lena (Dalmaso) Ostrander. Jim was a graduate of Monument Mountain Regional… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Ronald Hastings Race

    Ronald “Ron” Hastings Race 91, of Housatonic, MA, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Ron was born in Great Barrington on October 21, 1926, son of Clarence and Ethel Nicholas Race. He attended… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Myrtle I. Cummings

    Myrtle I. Cummings, 92 formerly of Housatonic died Monday April 9, 2018 at Fairview Commons Nursing Home in Great Barrington. Myrtle was born in Housatonic on April 27, 1925 daughter of George and Irene Gladys (Miller) Lowe. She was a… Continue reading

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    Funeral Service for Michael Platt

    A memorial service for Michael Platt will be held on Sunday April 8th at 3:00 PM at Christ Trinity Church, 180 Main St., Sheffield, Massachusetts. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to CATA (40 Railroad St., Gt. Barrington, MA… Continue reading

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    Funeral Service for Bonnie S. Trierweiler

    A Prayer Service will be held Saturday April 7th 1:30 PM at Elmwood Cemetery Great Barrington. Celebration of Bonnie’s Life to follow at the VFW in Great Barrington from 2 PM – 6 PM to share remembrances.

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    Obituary of James T. Welch

      James T Welch was born in Great Barrington, MA on August 6, 1928 to James and Louise (Benedict) Welch.  He attended local schools and upon completion of high school he enlisted in the United States Coast Guard.  On July… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Laura Ann (Burkhardt) Batch

    Laura Ann (Burkhardt) Batch passed away at home in Ashley Falls, MA on March 13, 2018 after a long, courageous battle with cancer.  Her generous spirit and warm smile will be missed by all who knew her. She was born… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Margaret E. (Johnston) Dawood

    Margaret (Dolly) Dawood, 89, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 9, 2018. Born January 8, 1929, to Elizabeth and John Johnston of Mill River, MA. Dolly served as a secretary for The Hartford Seminary, Univ. of Hartford and Riggs Retirement… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Douglas S. Levy

    Douglas S. Levy, age 69, of Sheffield Ma. passed away at home on February 17, 2018. He was born on March 23, 1948 to Edith and Donald Levy of Washington Heights, NY. He grew up in Hicksville Long Island where… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Thomas B. Shultis Sr.

    Thomas B. Shultis Sr., 70 of Great Barrington passed away February 28, 2018 surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on June 1, 1947 to Sidney and Martha Shultis. He was a graduate… Continue reading