Obituaries

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    Obituary of Rose Marie Girdler

    Rose Marie Girdler, 89, of West Stockbridge died Wednesday August 22, 2018 at her home. Rose was born in West Stockbridge on February 24, 1929 daughter of Tarcisio B. and Diletta C. (Dus) Marzotto. She was a graduate of the… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Georgiana C. O’Connell

    Georgiana C. O’Connell died August 19, 2018 at Wingate Residence in Providence, RI, was born in Dorchester, MA on February 1, 1925 to William and Margaretta Conklin.  After graduating from Simmons College in Boston, MA in 1947, she worked in… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Richard J. Aloisi

    Richard James Aloisi passed away after a short illness on August 16, 2018.  He was born April 14, 1936 in Risingdale, MA to Ann and William Aloisi.  Richard graduated from Searles High School in 1955 in Great Barrington, MA.  He… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Irving Kronenberg

    Irving Kronenberg died on Saturday, August 18, 2018, with his wife Norma by his side. A 32-year resident of Stockbridge, MA, Irving was born in The Bronx, NY, and attended New York University, where he received both his Bachelors of… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Helen Cecelia Oggiani

    Helen Cecelia Oggiani, 97 of Housatonic, died Sunday August 12, 2018 at Fairview Commons Nursing Center surrounded by her loving family where she had resided for six months. She was born in Housatonic, on July 11, 1921, and was the… Continue reading

  • Belle Piontek

    Obituary of Belle Piontek

    Belle Piontek 95, of Great Barrington died Tuesday August 7, 2018 at Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington. She was born on November 1, 1922 in Mill River daughter of John and Anna (Finkle) Emprimo. Belle was a graduate from Mill… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Kathleen Mae Drumm Potash

    Kathleen Mae Drumm Potash, 74 of Great Barrington, MA passed way August 3rd at Fairview Commons Nursing Home on Christian Hill Road in Great Barrington after a brief illness. Her parents were John Howard Drumm of Alford, MA and Ida… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Frank A. Twing Sr.

    Frank Albert Twing Sr. or Bub Twing as he was more commonly known was born on August 14th, 1938 and passed away on August 5th 2018 at 79 years old. He grew up on multiple farms throughout the tri-state area… Continue reading

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    Obituary of Ruth N. McGown

    Ruth N. McGown, 96 of Lenox died peacefully Friday July 27, 2018 at Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington. Ruth was born in Freeburg Illinois on November 27, 1921 daughter of Cornelius and Teresa (Vaulkamp) Nold. Ruth worked for several years… Continue reading

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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