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…

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…

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…