Obituaries

Spartico J. Gobbi

Spartico J. “Sparky” Gobbi, a long-time resident of Quincy, formerly of South Boston, died peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, September 16, 2019 at the Hancock Park Nursing Home in Quincy. He was 97. Born in Boston, he was raised in South Boston and was the son of the late Pio and Ernesta … Read more

Michael Markham, 39

Michael Markham passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at age 39. A resident of the Germantown area of Quincy, Mike worked for the Quincy Public Schools system. He was also a talented chef who made family dinner taste like a 5-star restaurant meal. Mike was known for being a loyal protector of his … Read more

John Gizelis

John Gizelis, of Weymouth, formerly of Squantum, passed away following a brief illness, at the Pat Roche Hospice Home in Hingham, September 15, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was just days away from celebrating his 86th birthday. Born in Northern Epirus, Greece, he was the son of George and Aleksandra Gizelis.  John immigrated to … Read more

Steven A. Mancuso, 60

Steven A. “Steve” Mancuso, age 60, of Middleborough, formerly of Quincy, passed away suddenly on Thursday evening, September 12, 2019. Born in Quincy, he was a son of the late Albert A. Mancuso, and Frances A. (Saturno).  Steven was a 1977 graduate of Quincy High School and worked as a foreman for the Parks and … Read more

Gilda Peruzzi, 96

Gilda (Biagioni) Peruzzi, age 96, died peacefully on September 12. She is survived by her loving daughters Angela (Peruzzi) Cardarelli and Linda (Peruzzi) Zandona; her son-in-laws John Cardarelli and Dan Zandona; three grandchildren, Lindsey Collins and her husband Dan, Kristin Panagiotis and her husband Will, and Danny Zandona and his wife Gina; and three beautiful … Read more

Jean M. Holland, 91

Jean M. (Bulger) Holland, age 91, of Quincy, formerly of South Boston, died on September 12, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Jean was the beloved wife of the late Francis J. Holland.  She was also preceded in death by her first husband, the late Joseph D. Toomey, Jr. First Lieutenant in the United States … Read more

Sun Yiep Chinsen, 85

Sun Yiep (Chan) Chinsen, 85, of Newton died peacefully on September 11, 2019. Beloved wife of I-Kuan Chinsen. Loving mother of the late Colin Chinsen and his wife Jenny of Canton, Pearl Chan and her husband William Chan of Boston, Tsuilian Chinsen of Framingham, Linda Louie and her husband John of Brookline and Susan Chinsen … Read more

Joyce MacDonald, 81

Joyce (Timberlake) MacDonald, age 81, of Kingston, formerly of Quincy, passed away peacefully, Thursday, September 12, 2019 at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Boston, surrounded by her loving family. Joyce was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to the late Gale and Mae (Timberlake) Timberlake. She was raised in Buffalo, New York, and moved to Quincy … Read more

Frank J. Romano

Frank J. Romano, aged 96, of Bridgewater, formerly of Quincy, passed away peacefully on September 7, 2019. He was a devoted husband to his wife of 64 years, Genevieve R. Romano, who predeceased him.  He was the son of the late Frank and Rose Romano of Fitchburg; his sisters Josephine Carito and Helen Capone, also … Read more