Obituaries

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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

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    Obituary of Jacqueline J. Lynch

    Jacqueline J. Lynch 74, of West Stockbridge, MA died Friday October 25, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center. She was born on November 5, 1944 daughter of the late Joseph and Armida V. Delmolino Beatrice. She was a 1962 graduate of… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Josephine J. Mallory

      Josephine J. Mallory, 94 formerly of Great Barrington, died Tuesday October 22, 2019 at Geer Nursing and Rehab Center, South Canaan, CT. She was born in Housatonic on August 3, 1925 daughter of Ignacy and Mary Anna Szewczyk Markarski.… Continue reading

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    Obituary of William Martin Murray Jr.

    William Martin Murray Jr. 72, of Housatonic, MA died Wednesday October 9, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, MA. William was born on September 8, 1947 in Great Barrington son of William Martin Sr. and Antoinette Mary (Wool) Murray.… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Dustin A. Hewins

    Dustin A. Hewins, 36, of Sheffield, Massachusetts, born April 30, 1983, passed away at his home on September 8, 2019, after a very long battle with a painful illness. Remembered for being incredibly knowledgeable, creative, kind-hearted and soft spoken Dustin… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Lynda Jean Gunn

    Lynda Jean Gunn, 63 of Stockbridge passed away peacefully Thursday September 26, 2019 at Fairview Commons in Great Barrington. Lynda was born in Pittsfield on December 4, 1955, daughter of David L. Gunn Jr. and Velma (Preston) Gunn. Lynda posed… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Glenn J. Girdler

    Glenn J. Girdler, 64 of West Stockbridge died Tuesday October 1, 2019 at his home. Glenn was born in Pittsfield on May 11, 1955 son of the late Charles and Rose (Marzotto) Girdler. He was a graduate of Monument Mountain… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Walter Linkovich

    Walter Linkovich, 93, of Sandisfield passed away peacefully among close friends on Saturday September 28, 2019 at Berkshire Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility in Sandisfield. Walter, son of William and Rose Linkovich, was born on September 20, 1926.  He was… Continue reading