Obituaries

Leonard F. Miceli

Leonard F. Miceli, of Quincy, died Oct. 29, 2022. Lennie adored his family and being “Papa” to his 10 grandchildren. He had a strong Christian faith and took pride in taking care of himself with exercise and being health conscience. Lennie worked for North Quincy High School for over 30 years as a social studies … Read more

Robert H. Beatson Jr., 65

Robert (“Bob”) H. Beatson Jr. passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 21, 2022, at the age of 65. He happily spent the last week of his life with his three grandchildren in Indianapolis. Bob was born on May 16, 1957, in Quincy to the late Robert Sr. and Elizabeth (née Corson). He grew up on Common … Read more

Joan E. Abban, 84

Joan E. (Bradley) Abban, age 84, a longtime Quincy resident, formerly of Neponset, died peacefully, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family. Joan was born in Boston, to the late George R. and Helen M. (O’Donnell) Bradley. She was raised and educated in Neponset and had lived … Read more

Elizabeth E. Fritz, 94

Elizabeth E. “Betty” (Egan) Fritz, age 94, of Quincy, formerly of Bloomington, Indiana, passed away, peacefully, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022, after a brief illness, surrounded by family. Betty was born in Boston, to the late William M. and Honora T. (Daly) Egan. Raised and educated at Catholic schools in Boston, she was a graduate of … Read more

George J. Shannon, 76

George J. Shannon, age 76, of Quincy, formerly of Reading, died peacefully, Saturday, October 22, 2022, at the Brockton VA Medical Center, in the comfort of his loving family. George was born in Somerville, to the late Hugh and Anne (Coldewy) Shannon. Raised and educated in Somerville, he was a graduate of Somerville High School, … Read more

Marianthi Leach, 100

Marianthi “Mary” Leach passed away, at the age of 100, on Oct. 25, 2022. She was the wife of Panteli Leach who passed away eight years ago.  She is survived by her daughter, Sandra Volpe and Husband, Dennis; son, Richard Leach and his wife Mary; Granddaughter, Marissa Volpe and her fiancé Erik Merry; grandson, Nicholas … Read more

John Kudarowski

John Kudarowski passed away on October 24, 2022, at the Manchester VA Medical Center, where he had been under care during a long period of declining health. John was known as “Sonny,” because he was the youngest of seven siblings.  Sonny was born in Boston and lived much of his life in Quincy.  He served … Read more

Rita M. Previte, 88

Rita M. Previte, age 88, of Quincy, MA, passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2022. Rita was born in Somerville to the late Leonard Miceli and the late Tosca (Panza) Miceli. She was raised in Somerville and graduated from Somerville High School, Class of 1951. She is survived by her sister Phyllis Noe and her … Read more

Stephen T. Coolen, 76

Stephen T. Coolen of Mesa, Arizona, died Oct. 1, 2022, surrounded by his family, after a battle with leukemia. He was 76. He was the beloved husband of the late Patricia (Cooke) Coolen for 38 years. Loving father of Richard Coolen, Clinton Currie and his wife Shaily, and loving brother to George Coolen and his … Read more