Giovanni Gendraw passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 5, 2021. Giovanni was a talented young man. He spent many years practicing martial arts and was able to earn himself a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. He also had a few other hobbies such as basketball, rapping and singing. He was the beloved son of Penelope Gendraw and the late…...Read More
Edward C. Forsyth, age 58, of Canton, MA, passed away peacefully in the presence of his loved ones on Thursday evening, June 10th, 2021, at South Shore Hospital after a long battle with cancer. Ed was the son of the late Harding Forsyth of West Roxbury, and late Florence Forsyth of Dorchester, and son in law to William Rowan of…...Read More
Absalon Derissaint was born July 18th, 1938, in Belloc to Mr. Destin Derissin and Sidalise Pierre. In 1972, Absalon left Haiti for the US. After a few years, he went back to Haiti and met his wife, Marie Myrtha. They got married on June 12th, 1975, and had three children: Jeff, Shelby and Misha Derissaint. Absalon worked two jobs for…...Read More
William Patrick “Hiker” Joy Jr., of Milton, June 10, 2021. He was the son of the late William Patrick “Hiker” Joy Sr. and Mary Rhetta Lannon. Bill was a lifelong resident of Milton and a long-time parishioner of St Mary’s of the Hills Church. He officiated college football games as an umpire for 20 years with the Eastern Association of…...Read More
Josie (Gendraw) Bishop of Dorchester, Departed this life on Monday, June 7, 2021. Josie was born on December 31, 1944 in Montgomery, Alabama to Albert Gendraw Sr., and Susie sanders. Josie was the beloved mother of the late Curtis Gendraw. Loving sister of Lillie Mae Gendraw, the late Annie Bee Caldwell, the late Ethel Mae Walker, the late Albert Gendraw…...Read More
Marie L. (Helas) St. Louis of Dorchester, passed away on Tuesday June 1, 2021. Beloved wife of Massillon St. Louis. Loving mother of Donald, Mousson, Pierre, Jeffrey, Myrtha and Cassandra St. Louis. She leaves behind 8 grandchildren and host of family and friends who will miss her dearly. Visiting hours will be held at the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington…...Read More
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