Category: Obituaries

Obituaries 01-26-2023

Arthur Kennedy, Jr. US Postal Service Retiree Arthur F. Kennedy, Jr. of Winthrop passed away at home on January 20. He was 86 years old. Born in Somerville, he was the beloved son of the late Eleanor (Lentz) and Arthur…

Obituaries 01-20-2023

Robert Gillis Historical Researcher, Longtime Concierge at Seal Harbor Condominiums and Life Member of Winthrop Elks Robert F. “Bob” Gillis of Winthrop passed away suddenly on Tuesday, January 17. He was 59 years old. Born in Winthrop, he was the…

Obituaries 01-12-2023

George O’Brien Retired UPS Auto Body Technician George L. O’Brien, a lifelong resident of Winthrop, passed away at the Whidden Hospital in Everett on January 3. He was 78 years old. Born in Revere, the beloved son of the late…

Obituaries 01-05-2023

John Rush Sr. Owner of North Shore Dairy John C. Rush Sr. of Winthrop passed away on December 28 at the age of 90. John was the cherished son of the late Edward and Christina (Dee) Rush of Charlestown. John…

Obituaries 12-29-2022

Michael J. McManus Retired Winthrop Police Chief Michael J. McManus, retired Police Chief for the Town of Winthrop passed away on December 22. He was 80 years old. The beloved husband of Francine R. (Silva) McManus, he was born in…

Obituaries 12-22-2022

Steven Alan Smith Longtime Airline Industry Manager Steven Alan Smith, 69, of Lakeville, MN passed away unexpectedly from a cardiac event at his lake home in Cumberland, WI on December 17. He was born in Boston to Raymond Alexander and…

Obituaries 12-15-2022

Dr. Thomas Vasilos He Really was a “Rocket Scientist” Dr. Thomas (Tom, Tommy Boy, Dr. Know, The Rocket Man) Vasilos, 93 years young, passed away peacefully in his home with family after a brief illness. Tom was a devoted husband,…

Obituaries 12-08-2022

Rose M. Brown One Hundred Three Years Young Rose M. (Swartz) Brown of Revere, formerly of Winthrop and raised in Dorchester, entered into eternal rest on December 1 at 103 years of age. She was the devoted wife of the…

Obituaries 12-01-2022

Sandra Checkoway Retired Winthrop Teacher Sandra (Glazer) Checkoway of Winthrop passed away on November 16 in Atlanta, GA, at the age of 81 following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born in Chelsea in 1941, Sandi graduated from Winthrop High…

Obituaries 11-23-2022

Marianna Carbone Of Revere Marianna G. Carbone of Revere passed away on November 16. She was 78 years old. Born in East Boston, the beloved daughter of the late Mary (Serra) and Michael Giannattasio, her biggest passion was babysitting her…