Milestones

Sunday, June 23, 2024

Bernard D. Doherty

Bernard D. Doherty, 92, of Harwich, formerly of Holliston, passed away on Monday, October 16, 2023, after a brief illness.

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Mary Lou Ferriero

Mary Lou Ferriero, 74 of Holliston, passed away at her home on Thursday, October 5, 2023. Born and raised in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Julia (Cichy) and Albert Bardar. She was the wife of 52 years to John R. Ferriero of Holliston. Mary Lou enjoyed planting flowers both at home…

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Jacqueline “Jackie” (Weber) Schortmann

Jacqueline “Jackie” (Weber) Schortmann, 93, died on September 26, 2023, at the Timothy Daniels House in Holliston and is survived by her husband Harry and her three children Mark (his wife Kim), David, and Liesel (Lee). She was born on August 21, 1930, and was married on her 25th birthday after seven years of courtship….

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Barbara LeMay

Barbara (Sands) LeMay, 97, of Holliston, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 at Medway Country Manor. Born in Holbrook, she was the daughter of the late Bessie (Emery) and Max Sands. She was the wife of the late Richard E. LeMay. Barbara is survived by two sons, Lyle LeMay of Medway and Lee LeMay…

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Judy Bernier 

Judith Ann “Judy” Bernier, 77, of Holliston, passed away peacefully September 23, 2023 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of the late Mildred (Grelotti) and Vernon Butler. She was the wife of 49 years to William George Bernier. Judy enjoyed spending time in Naples, FL, Gloucester, and at the…

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Emory Payne

Emory Douglas Payne, 74, of Holliston, passed away at the Brockton VA Hospital, after a valiant battle with Glioblastoma. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Pearl (Ames) and Emory Payne. He was the loving husband of 30 years to Jane Ann (Morgan) Payne of Holliston. Emory was a lifelong Holliston resident….

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Kristen Drew

Kristin A. Drew, 79, of Holliston, passed away on Monday, September 18, 2023. Born in Boston and raised in Squantum, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Ruth (Faulkner) and Martin Swenson. She was the beloved wife of 48 years to James E. Drew of Holliston. Kristin enjoyed her work as an LPN. Before…

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Barbara Bates

Barbara L. (Kingsbury) Bates passed away peacefully on August 31, 2023, just seven days before her 101st birthday on September 7th. Barbara was born and raised in Holliston. She graduated from Holliston High School, Class of 1940, and was the last remaining member of her class. She graduated as a member of the Pro Merito…

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Harry Dracon

It is with broken hearts that we share the passing of Harry (Haridimos) Dracon of Holliston, Massachusetts. Harry passed away on September 10, 2023, his 85th birthday, a great loss to all who knew and loved him. Harry was born on September 10, 1938, to Mary and Gregory Dracon, both of Greece. He grew up…

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Gary Sencio

Gary Joseph Sencio, 80, of Holliston, Massachusetts died Wednesday after a long battle with cancer. He passed away in his home where he had been living for 54 years, surrounded by his wife and sons. Gary was the son of Joseph and Helen Sencio, and godson of John Sencio and Anne Kummer. Gary leaves behind…

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Phyllis Ladas

We are sad to announce that Phyllis (Morse) Ladas, 82, passed away due to complications from Leukemia on September 7, 2023. Born and raised in Holliston, she was the daughter of the late Warren Morse and Evelyn Morse; sister of the late Richard Morse, William Morse, and Robert Morse. Voted Class Clown at Holliston High…

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Melanie G. Vertuca

Melanie G. Vertuca, 80, of Holliston, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on September 5, 2023. Born and raised in Jamestown, New York, she was the daughter of the late Constance “Connie” and Herbert “Duke” Lord. She was the beloved wife of 56 years to the late Joseph Vertuca. Melanie worked in medical…

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