Obituaries

Robert McElaney, 54

Robert McElaney, age 54, of Brookline and formerly of Quincy died suddenly Oct. 12. Beloved son of Daniel W. McElaney of Florida and the late Elizabeth (McDermott) McElaney.  Devoted brother of Lisa McElaney and her husband Abe Morell of Newton, Kevin McElaney and his wife Nancy Kirk of Milton, Jack McElaney of Turner’s Falls, Anne … Read more

Denise A. Connelly, 66

Denise A. Connelly, age 66, of Weymouth, died peacefully, Sunday, October 11, 2020, in the comfort of her daughter’s home, surrounded by her loving family. Denise was born in Boston, to the late Elinor M. (Novelli) and William J. Connelly, Lt., Q.F.D, Ret. Raised and educated in Quincy, she was a graduate of Fontbonne Academy, … Read more

Catherine T. Stevenson, 92

Catherine T. (Mento) Stevenson, age 92, of Quincy, died peacefully, Thursday, October 8, 2020, at Southwood at Norwell Nursing Center, surrounded by her loving family. Kay was born in Chelsea, to the late Santos and Fedora (Carrillo) Mento. Raised and educated in Charlestown, she attended Charlestown High School. She had lived in Quincy for fifty-five … Read more

Kathleen M. Leahy, 77

Kathleen M. Leahy, age 77, a lifelong resident of Quincy, died suddenly, Saturday, October 10, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. Kathleen was born in Boston, raised and educated in Quincy. She was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1961. She received her Associate’s Degree from Aquinas College in Milton in 1963. Kathleen … Read more

Leonard W. Harding, 96

Leonard W. Harding, age 96, of Quincy, formerly of Holbrook, died peacefully, Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Hancock Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center. Leonard was born in Quincy, to the late Harry W. and Lillian G. (Williams) Harding. Raised and educated in Quincy, he was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1941, and … Read more

Nancy A. Carroll, 87

Nancy A. (Jennings) Carroll, 87, of Quincy and Tamarac, Fla., died peacefully at her home on Saturday, October 10, 2020. Born in Boston on November 28, 1932, she was raised in Milton and was the daughter of the late Arthur and Alice M. (Hansen) Jennings. Nancy attended local schools and graduated from Milton High School … Read more

Kenneth Jordan

Kenneth Jordan of Quincy, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, after a sudden illness at the South Shore Hospital on Wednesday October 7, 2020. Born in Brookline, he was a son of the late Leonard Jordan and Margaret “Peggy” (Smith).  Kenneth was a graduate of the Boston Trade High School, and went on … Read more

John Canavan Gartner, 49

John Canavan Gartner, a lifelong resident of Quincy, passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was 49. Born in Falmouth on September 5, 1971, John was raised in the Wollaston neighborhood of Quincy. John was the son of the late Helen W. Canavan and Bernard L. Gartner. … Read more

Betty Francomano, 96

Betty (Charlton) Francomano, age 96, of Weymouth died Oct. 4 at home with family by her side. Mrs. Francomano was raised and educated in Wollaston graduating North Quincy High School in 1942. She joined the Navy and served in San Francisco for two years. She married her husband of 68 years, John, in 1951. They … Read more