Obituary

Memorial Service for Alison Callahan of Cohasset, July 11

A memorial service will be held at the Cohasset Harbor Resort, 124 Elm Street, Cohasset, MA on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:00 PMCallahan, Alison Elizabeth (Brooks) – Alison Callahan, 56, of Cohasset, MA, passed away peacefully at home on June 10, 2014, after a courageous 8-yr. struggle with metastatic breast cancer. She is survived…

Services for Rita Michel Strong of Duxbury, formerly Cohasset

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Services for Rita Michel Strong of Duxbury, formerly CohassetRita Michel Strong, of Duxbury, formerly of Cohasset, and Toledo, Ohio, passed away on May 22, 2014. She was 68 years old. Rita committed much of her life to raising her family and was the inspiration for the family’s aquaculture business. She was active in South Shore…

Memorial Service for R.M. Campbell to be held April 5 in Cohasset

R. Murray Campbell  (Ronald Murray) passed away on March 10, 2014, at the age 92. A memorial service will be held at the Second Congregational Church in Cohasset, MA on Saturday, April 5, at 11:00 AM. Contributions may be made to the Second Congregational Church, 43 Highland Avenue, Cohasset, MA 02025 in his memory. Campbell…

Dr. Vaughan R. Pratt, Asian Coral Reef Champion, Dies at 60

In 1983, Dr. Pratt also founded the New England Wildlife Center, Inc. in Hingham, Massachusetts. The Center, now headquartered in Weymouth, is a thriving regional educational and veterinary facility dedicated to caring for and teaching about wildlife throughout the Northeast.Dr. Vaughan R. Pratt, 60, a wildlife veterinarian who pioneered the global effort to preserve the…

One of the most beautiful obituaries ever written

Marian E. Begley SPRINGFIELD – Marian Elizabeth Begley died on September 18, 2013, a few hours after her birth. During her seven months of life in the womb, Marian repeatedly exceeded the expectations of her doctors, led friends and relatives to the sacraments, and inspired many thousands of prayers. Upon her birth, Marian received the…

Memorial Service for Arne Kjell Gjesteby of Cohasset on Nov. 2

Arne Kjell Gjesteby of Cohasset, died peacefully at home on August 31, 2013 after a long illness .  He was 89.  A memorial service is planned for Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 1:00pm at the First Parish Unitarian in Cohasset.  In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Cohasset Rotary Charitable…

Arne Kjell Gjesteby – 1924-2013

Businessman Arne Kjell Gjesteby died peacefully at his home on August 31. A celebration of his life will be held sometime this fall at a date to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cohasset Rotary Charitable Foundation, Box 36, Cohasset, MA  02025. Arne is survived by his wife Martha, four…