Obituaries

Jeanette L. Halter, 76

Jeanette L. “Jean” Halter, age 76, of Braintree, formerly of Quincy, died peacefully, Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at the Royal Braintree Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Jean was born, raised, and educated in Quincy. She graduated from Quincy High School, attended Quincy College, and graduated from Boston Antioch College. She worked as a probation officer at … Read more

Patricia Ann ‘Patsy’ Flaherty

Patricia Ann (Brophy) “Patsy” Flaherty, of Quincy, died April 5, 2021. Patsy adored her family and was the honorary grandmother of her neighborhood. She loved children and was generous beyond words. She enjoyed trips to Foxwoods and Las Vegas and traveling with her husband. Patsy worked for the United States Post Office for over 20 … Read more

Gerald E. Libby, 79

Gerald E. “Jerry” Libby, 79 and a near life-long resident of Quincy, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2021 at South Shore Hospital following a challenging set of illnesses. Jerry was born in Boston and the son of Guy Libby and Geraldine (Cleaves) Libby.  Jerry attended Quincy High School and served in the US Army … Read more

Eileen F. Desmond, 76

Eileen F. (Howett) Desmond, 76, of Quincy and OFD, passed away March 30, 2021 with her family by her side. Born and raised in Dorchester to the late Robert and Eileen (Roper) Howett.  Eileen was a graduate of Saint Gregory High School and had a career as a medical clerk for a local doctor’s office.  … Read more

Glennie C. Perch

Glennie C. (Campbell) Perch of Abington, died April 2, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. Glennie was born and raised in Boston and went on to raise a beautiful family in Quincy, where she was blessed with great neighbors. She enjoyed many summers with her cousins in Skye Glen, Canada throughout her childhood. … Read more

Michael P. Garofalo, 49

Michael P. Garofalo, age 49, of Hull, died, Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at his home. Michael was born, raised, and educated in Quincy. He was a graduate of North Quincy High School, Class of 1990. He lived his entire life on the South Shore but most loved living near the beach in Quincy and Hull. … Read more

Daniel L. Burke, 58

Daniel L. Burke, age 58, died, peacefully, Friday, April 2, 2021 at the Carney Hospital in Dorchester. Dan was born, raised, and educated in Mattapan. He graduated from Saint Gregory’s Elementary School in Dorchester and Catholic Memorial High School in West Roxbury, Class of 1981. He lived in Quincy for five years, previously in South … Read more

Dennis Morrison, 74

Dennis Morrison of Squantum crossed over on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 in the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital after being in failing health.  He was 74 years old. Dennis was born in Boston and raised in Squantum and was a graduate of North Quincy High School. Dennis also lived in Everett for years and spent time in Florida. … Read more

Ellen J. Quigley, 64

Ellen Jane Quigley, 64, of Quincy, died March 31, 2021 at Pat Roche Hospice House in Hingham surrounded by her family. The devoted mother of Marc Quigley of Weymouth. Cherished daughter of Eleanor (Rich) Quigley of Quincy and the late James Quigley. Loving sister of James Quigley of Quincy, Stephen Quigley of Bridgewater, Annmarie Floretine … Read more