Obituaries

Sue Anne Sullivan, 85

Sue Anne (Bechler) Sullivan, of Squantum, died peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 in Quincy. She was 85. Born in Jamaica, New York, Susie was the beloved daughter of the late Charles J. and Eleanor (McKenzie) Bechler.  Sue was raised in Boston nearby her Grandma and Grandpa McKenzie, who hailed from … Read more

Marion Volpe, 92

Marion (Simmons) Volpe, 92, of Carver and formerly of Quincy, passed away on Aug. 15, 2019. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Volpe and the mother of Kevin Volpe who predeceased her. Marion leaves her son, Dennis and his wife Sandy of Wilmington, and her daughter Karyn Falce and her husband Paul … Read more

Elizabeth Houston, 92

Elizabeth (Betty) Pearce Houston died peacefully of natural causes on July 10, 2019 in her home in Amherst, Massachusetts. She was 92 years old. Mrs. Houston was born in Quincy on Sept. 5, 1926, the daughter of the late John C. and Elizabeth P. Pearce of Quincy. She was the loving mother of daughters Louise … Read more

Mary T. Bell, 81

Mary T. (Murphy) Bell, age 81, of Quincy, died peacefully, Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center, in the comfort of her loving family. Mary was born in Somerville, to the late William J. and Clare R. (Kearns) Murphy. She was raised in Charlestown and was a graduate of Charlestown High School, Class … Read more

Eleanor A. Porio

Eleanor A. (LeMay) “Ellie” Porio, of Quincy, formerly East Boston, died August 12, 2019 at South Shore Hospital after a long illness surrounded by family and friends. Ellie adored her family and celebrating holidays together. On Christmas she showered her family and friends with gifts and always had a bag of presents when she arrived. … Read more

Sue A. Sullivan, 85

Sue Anne (Bechler) Sullivan, of Squantum, died peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at the Atrium in Quincy. She was 85. Born in Jamaica, NY, she was the daughter of the late Charles J. and Eleanor (McKenzie) Bechler. Sue was the devoted mother of Kathleen A. Sullivan-Moran, Daniel J. Sullivan … Read more

Wayne R. Gauthier, 78

Wayne R. Gauthier, 78, of Quincy, died suddenly on August 14, 2019. Devoted husband of 50 years to Susan M. Gauthier of Quincy. Loving brother of Patricia Smith and her husband, the late Harold Smith of FL, Dolores Princiotto and her husband Thomas of Quincy, Glen Gauthier and his wife Helen of Braintree, the late … Read more

Patricia A. Hughes, 86

Patricia Ann “Patsy” Hughes of Quincy died unexpectedly surrounded by her family on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at age 86. “Our” Patsy was a beautiful and gentle soul who took up a tremendous amount of space in our hearts. We will continue to cheer on her beloved Red Sox who she remained faithful to whether … Read more

Catherine T. ‘Kay’ McRudin, 90

Catherine T. “Kay” (McLoughlin) McRudin, age 90, of Braintree, formerly of Norwell and Quincy, died peacefully, Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 at Alliance Healthcare in Braintree, surrounded by her loving family. Catherine was born in Waltham, to the late Martin and Kathleen (Walsh) McLoughlin. She was raised and educated in Dorchester and was a graduate of … Read more