Obituaries

WARWICK — Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at Witty’s Funeral Home in Orange for Charles L. “Charlie” Brown Jr., 93, of South Holden Road, who died Nov. 15, at Heywood Hospital in Gardner. The Rev. Dan Dibble of the Metcalf Memorial Chapel in Warwick officiated, and family and...
ATHOL — Michael James Begor, of Athol, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. Michael was born in Athol on Dec. 31, 1970, to Richard J. and Elsa R. (Hastings) Begor. He grew up in Athol and attended Athol High School, playing baseball and football throughout his years there until he graduated in...
ORANGE — A memorial service was held on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at Witty’s Funeral Home in Orange for Herbert E. Bushee, 94, of East River Street, who died on Nov. 12, at Quabbin Valley Healthcare in Athol. The Rev. Dr. Megan Leary of the Orange Central Congregational Church officiated, with...
ORANGE — Funeral services were held on Monday morning, Nov. 20, 2017, at Witty’s Funeral Home in Orange for L. Doris Olson, 102, formerly of Prentiss Street, who died Nov. 7, at Quabbin Valley Healthcare in Athol. Rev. Richard Olson, former pastor of Bethany Lutheran Church in Orange, officiated...
ORANGE — A celebration of life will be held for Robert H. Wickham Jr., who passed away on Nov. 7, on Friday, Nov. 24,  from 6 to 7 p.m., at the Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home,110 New Athol Rd., Orange. ATHOL — Robert H. Wickham Jr., 56, of Orange, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at...
ATHOL — Margaret E. Lundquist, 94, of Petersham, passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in Quabbin Valley Healthcare, Athol. Margaret was born in Petersham on Aug. 6, 1923, daughter of the late Frederick W. Waid and the late Alice L. (Goodell) Waid. She was...
ORANGE, Mass. — A memorial service was held on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at the North New Salem Congregational Church for Burnice Evelyn (Hallberg) Smith, 95, formerly of Orange and Warwick, Mass., who died on Oct. 22, in Enid, Okla., at the home of her son, Gordon “Bud” Smith Jr. Rev. Edward...
ORANGE — A celebration of life was held by family and friends on Friday, Nov. 17 at Witty’s Funeral Home in Orange for Janice C. Peirce, 85, of East River Street, who died Nov. 3, at Athol Hospital. Interment was in South Cemetery, Orange. Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange, was...
ATHOL — Marian A. (Mansfield) Lombard, 94, of South Athol Road, died at home on Wednesday morning, Nov. 15, 2017, surrounded by loved ones. Born in Spokane, Wash., on July 25, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Chester A. and Agnes (Miller) Mansfield and grew up in Spokane, graduating from...
ORANGE — A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday morning, Nov. 16, 2017, at Saint Mary’s Church in Orange for John W. “Jack” Connors, 70, of East Main Street, who died on Friday, Nov. 10, at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield. Fr. Shaun O’Connor, pastor of Saint Mary’s...

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