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Bobby Ray LaBranche

LaBranche, Bobby Ray for website onlyLaBranche, Bobby Ray of Dorchester died February 3, 2016 after a battle with cancer.  Beloved son of Juanita (Smith) LaBranche of Dorchester and the late Howard LaBranche.  Loving brother of Patricia LaBranche of Brockton, Dorothy LaBranche of Worcester, Vanessa LaBranche of Worcester and Bernard LaBranche of Boston.  Bobby is also lovingly survived by several nieces and nephews.

Bobby was born in Tylertown Mississippi. He worked as a General Contractor for loJak Construction for 20 years before his illness.  Bobby loved to cook and work on his car.  An avid sports fan, Bobby enjoyed everything from the Olympics to his Boston sports teams.  Bobby Ray will be missed by all who had the pleasure to have known him.

Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend the visitation on Tuesday February 9, 2016 from 6-7PM, followed by a Service  at 7PM in the Bethel Pentecostal Church, 112 Humboldt Avenue, Roxbury. Interment in Fairview Cemetery.

Katherine E. (Nee) Kinsella

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Katherine E. (Nee) Kinsella, 81, of Milton, passed away peacefully  Wednesday, February 3, 2016 surrounded by her family. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 40 years, Richard V. Kinsella. She was a loving mother, wife, Nana, sister, aunt, and friend. She devoted her life to her family.

Survived by her children: Richard Kinsella, Jr. (Marianne), Michael Kinsella (Caroline), Mary Scannell (Robert), and Katie Calcagno (Chuck), all of Milton; 11 grandchildren: Michael, Lauren, Olivia, Devan, Bobby, Richie, Julia, Isabella, Luke, Jimmy, and Jack; and her sisters: Mae MacDonald, Helen Danilecki, and Margie Duffy. She was predeceased by her brother, Martin “Sonny” Nee.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha Church, Adams Street at Brook Road, Milton, Tuesday February 9 at 10:30 AM.  Interment Milton Cemetery. Visiting hours at Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Ave, MILTON VILLAGE, Monday, 4-8 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Katherine’s memory may be made to Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester, 1135 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester MA 02125 or www.

Marguerite Pierre-Louis

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Marguérite PIERRE LOUIS Born November 29, 1926 and died January 20, 2016. Marguérite was one of four children of Mr. and Mrs. Maurice PIERRE LOUIS Avelie GEROME, both deceased. She was the only one of the four alive. Born November 29,1926,  in the rural town of Citronier in Leogane, after her classical studies, she became a butcher.

Marguérite married Nicolas LAHENS and gave birth to 5 children: Jean Daniel LAHENS, Marie Lourde LAHENS, Ines LAHENS, Roseline LAHENS and Marie Carmen Fleureau, who is deceased. She was a member of the Apostolic Church in Haiti and was known as the bravest girl in the family.

Around the year 1998, Marguérite returned to the United States, where she lived in Boston, MA. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Massachusetts. She was a very persistent lady who loved the Lord. Marguérite died at the age of 90 years. Visiting hours will be held at the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St. LOWER MILLS, Friday, February 5, 2016 from 5-8PM. The Funeral Service will be held Saturday at the Dolan Funeral Home at 10AM. Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Damone Monteiro Clark



Damone Clark passed after a courageous two year battle with cancer. He was just 17 years old and is survived by his parents, Sheena and Ron, brothers, Devin, Teyon, Issac, Ron Junior and sisters, Salena, Aaliyah and Crystal. Damone’s list of accomplishments is spectacular. He was a star athlete in basketball, football and baseball. He sang in the All Saints Church boys choir and performed in concerts in Montreal, New York and Harvard University. He was named most artistic and athletic on graduation from the 8th grade. Damone was a participant in the Dorchester Youth Collaborative where he was mentored by Emmett Folgert and Kenny Johnson. He was an actor at DYC and member of the Democracy Club where he advocated through the media and in meetings with elected officials for the issues that low income urban youth face. He was an enthusiastic student at Cristo Rey High School. Damonemade his battle with cancer public to bring attention to the plight of other cancer victims. He is missed but remembered by his devoted family, dear friends from  DYC, close classmates at Cristo Rey, fellow choristors from All Saints Church and countless others. Visiting hours will be held at the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St. LOWER MILLS, Sunday from 5-7PM. The Funeral Service will be held at All Saints Church, Monday at 10AM. Interment at Oak Lawn Cemetery.

Adrian J. Sullivan

Adrian J. Sullivan, of Braintree, formerly of Milton, January 24, 2016.

Husband of Mary (McCarthy) Sullivan. Loving father of Lily Beagan and husband Edward of Mattapan. Brother of James Sullivan, Robert Sullivan, Eileen Ordung and the late Mary Kearney.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church, 2223 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester,  Saturday January 30 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St., DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Friday 6 – 8 PM. Interment Private.

Donations in Adrian’s memory may be made to the Mass Audubon Society, 208 South Great Rd., Lincoln MA 01773.

Jose-Andy Pierre Wilkins

Jose-Andy Pierre Wilkins of Dorchester, January 20, beloved son of Stephen Wilkins and Ralph Currie. Loving father of Avaughn and Shazay both of Boston and boyfriend of Anndreya. Brother of Andrick, Jason (BFF Ileanette), Joshua, Robert and Devonte all of Dorchester. A Funeral Service will be held Monday January 25 from the First Parish of Sudbury, 327 Concord Rd, Sudbury at 11 AM.
Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours from the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St., DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS on Saturday 2 – 6 PM. Interment Sudbury.

Helen E. MacGray

Helen E. MacGray, of Duxbury, died Friday, January 22, 2016.  Daughter of the late Carroll and Helen (Nelson) MacGray.  Beloved cousin of Barbara Van Ness of Senoia, GA.  Helen worked for many years for the formerly known law firm of Hale and Dorr.  Funeral services are private.  Donations in Helen’s memory may be made to:  Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 40 Armington Street, Allston, MA 02134.

Mark A. Callahan

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Mark A. Callahan, 64, of Quincy, formerly Dorchester, passed away suddenly on January 15, 2016. Mark was born on January 4, 1952, in Boston, to the late Elizabeth M. Callahan (Silvenius), and the late Matthew J. Callahan. A 1976 Boston College graduate, Mark worked as a salesman until his retirement. He loved to golf, and was a gifted, natural, handyman. Mark was known to light up a room with his presence. His laugh was unforgettable, and had a knack for jokes. He was an incredible story teller. He reflected fondly on his glory days.

Mark is the beloved father of Emma Callahan of Quincy, Ross Callahan of Boston, and Garrett Callahan of Nahant. Mark is the cherished brother of Elizabeth McDonald of Braintree, and Mary Maloney of Brockton. Predeceased by his brothers: the late Matthew Callahan of Dorchester, and the late Robert Callahan of Quincy. Mark is also survived by a large, loving, extended family, many dear friends, and colleagues.

Funeral will be held from Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home (5 Canton Ave, Milton MA), on Tuesday, January 26, at 9am; followed by a funeral mass at St. Gregory Catholic Church (1223 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester) at 10am. Visiting hours are Monday, January 25, 4pm-8pm. Friends, family, colleagues welcome.

Martha P. (McLaughlin) Shea

Martha C. (McLaughlin), formerly of Milton, died Monday January 18, 2016.

Born i Greenfield, Massachusetts, she was a graduate of Greenfield High School and New England Deaconess School of Nursing. Mrs. Shea was a resident of Milton from 1950 to 1980, moved to Port Orange, FL in retirement and moved to Linden Ponds, Hingham in 2004. She was an active volunteer at Carney Hospital and member of the Saint Agatha Church Guild.

Beloved wife of the late Cornelius J. Shea, M.D.  Loving mother of Christopher J. Shea and his wife Katie of Manchester-by-the-Sea, Susan K. Bartolini and her husband Robert of Baltimore, MD, Philip R. Shea and his wife Martine of Salem, Janet M. Shea and her husband Tom Sheehan of Dorchester, Judy A. Shea and her husband Lewis Finfer of Dorchester and the late Barbara J. Shea. Grandmother of Andrew, Matthew and Philip Bartolini, Neil and Sarah Shea, Sophia Shea Finfer and Aleksander Shea Finfer and Gabriel Sheehan and great-grandmother of Ben and Madeleine Bartolini.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha Church, Adams Street at Brook Road, Milton, Tuesday January 26 at 12 Noon. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON, Monday 4-7 PM. Spring Burial in Village Cemetery, Fairlee, VT.

Donations in Martha’s memory may be made to The Lake Morey Foundation, Inc, P.O. Box 234 Fairlee, VT 05045 or Daughters of Charity @ Louise House, 96 Menand Rd, Albany, NY 12204 or Divine Word College, 102 Jacoby Dr, P.O. Box 380, Epworth, Iowa 52045.

Arthur Igor Sivakov

Arthur Igor Sivakov, of Quincy formerly of Plymouth, died suddenly and peacefully Saturday January 16, 2016.

Beloved son of Natalia Shaw (Kodatenko) of Quincy and Igor Sivakov of Ukraine.  Loving twin brother of Artyom Sivakov of Quincy and loving stepchild of Ken Melchin of Milton.

Arthur is remembered by his family as being a warm, loving, intelligent and a kind man with passion for life and a great sense of humor. He loved children and their laughter and had a genuine and gentle love for all animals. He also enjoyed Going to Church where he derived great solace from his love of God as well as cooking, which was a favorite pastime.  It was an honor for Arthur to serve his country in the United States Army. He was so proud of his many accomplishments while serving. He was deployed to active duty in Afghanistan and awarded several Medals of Honor during his service time.  Most of all Arthur loved his Mother, his brother Artyom and Ken who were truly the cornerstone of his life.  He will be sadly missed by all those who have known and loved him.

Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend visiting hours in the Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON, Thursday 4-7PM.  Burial in Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, Friday January 22.

Donations in Memory of Arthur may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research,  501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105.