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Anne P. (Halloran) Daley 82, beloved wife of the late William B. Daley, passed away peacefully at Addison Gilbert Hospital in Gloucester on Friday, May 29, after a brief illness. 

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Christopher Rodgers Mutch, 23, passed away on March 29, 2020 in Sausalito, CA. He was born in Boston on January 7, 1997 to Kenneth Freeman Mutch and Margaret Lake Rodgers who lived in Manchester for ten years.

Joseph Peter Spang, III, 85, of Deerfield, MA, died peacefully in his sleep on Thursday May 7, 2020. Born in Chicago on May 11, 1934, he was the younger son of Joseph Peter Spang, Jr. and Gwendolen (Green) Spang.  

Michael Tyler Boutchie, 44, of Gloucester, beloved son of Richard and Suzanne Morse, of Ipswich, succumbed to his lifelong battle with addiction on May 15, 2020, at Addison Gilbert Hospital in Gloucester.

There’s a big hole in our hearts and our family now that Mark has passed away.  He left this world on May 3, 2020 following a period of declining health.  We can only imagine the reunion he’s making with those who’ve gone before him (and how many tickets he’s sold to the concert he’s planning!)

Shirley Mary (Moegle) Schylling, 93, beloved wife of the late Marvin Schylling, passed away on Saturday, May 9th, 2020 at Brooksby Village in Peabody. Born in St. Louis, MO, she was the daughter of the late Ollie and Amy (Ludwig) Moegle.

Madilyn A. Coluntino, age 79, passed away peacefully at the Kaplan House with her son Conti by her side on April 23, 2020. Madilyn was the daughter of the late Victor and Madeline Moroni of Beverly and Winthrop.

George Albert Herbster, 81, resident of Beverly; former resident of Manchester-by-the-sea, died on April 26 following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease.  He passed away peacefully with his 3 sons (Jay, Jonathan and Matthew), his wife (Barbara), and his sister Joan Lowder near him in the care of Rosewood Nursing Home. 

Samuel A. Ina, 84 of Manchester-by-the-Sea, husband of Carol (Chard) Ina, died peacefully at his home in Ft. Myers, Florida, with his loving wife by his side.

Dana Carter, 80, a lifelong Essex resident, died on April 13, 2020 after a long illness. He was the husband of Barbara (Tindley) Carter.

Louise J. Wilson, 94, of Choate Street in Essex, wife of the late Robert A. Wilson, died Tuesday, April 14, 2020 in the Beverly Hospital following her brief illness.

The Wischusen family mourns the passing of their beloved Margaret Everett Wischusen on April 14.  The former Manchester resident died peacefully in her sleep at the age of 101. 

Theodore Peter Brown, 89, of Manchester-by-the-Sea, died on April 13 following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  He passed away peacefully in his home with his beloved wife Mary Jane at his side and surrounded by his children. 

Margaret Barclay, 92, of Manchester, MA formerly of Charlestown & Somerville passed away on April 6, 2020. Beloved wife of the late Robert M. Barclay. Cherished mother of Robert Barclay, Richard Barclay & his wife Colleen all of Dracut, David Barclay, Paul Barclay and his partner Shankari all of Manchester, MA.

Christopher R. Tzortzis, 36, son of Andrew N. and Maria C. (Lander) Tzortzis of Lufkin Street, Essex and formerly of Ipswich, died suddenly in Ipswich on Monday, March 16, 2020.

Fraley Denton Wright, 87 of Hamilton, MA died peacefully in her home on March 3, 2020. Born on July 11, 1932 in Chestnut Hill, PA, the daughter of the late Kay Chadbourne Denton and Dorothy Disston Denton of Cumberland Foreside, ME. 

Laura C. (Curtis) Cutler, born November 17, 1927 in Boston to the late Louis and Mary (Colt) Curtis, wife of the late Tarrant Cutler, died February 15, 2020 at age 92, peacefully at home surrounded by her family.

Claudine Gignoux Scoville, 68, of Manchester-by-the-Sea, left us peacefully on December 26, 2019 while camping on the Atlantic shore of Assateague Island, MD.  She was celebrating Christmas with her lifetime friend, colleague, and treasured partner, Stephen Loring. 

David J. Lane of Essex passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on February 13th at the age of 92.  He lived a life filled community service.  Lane was highly active in elective public service and in over three decades never lost an election. He was elected to the Massachusetts State House of Representatives in 1972, representing Essex, Ipswich, Gloucester, Hamilton and Rowley. 

Sarah L. Dean, age 67, died Monday February 3, at her home in Beverly, surrounded by her family after a brief illness. Born in Manchester-by-the-Sea, she was the daughter of the late Marion L. (Loeman) and William J. Dean, Jr. Sarah attended schools in Manchester and graduated from Manchester-by-the-Sea High School, class of 1970. She earned an associate’s degree from Garland Junior College and a second associate’s degree from North Shore Community College.

Sally Allen Kimball, 92, formerly of Manchester-by-the Sea, MA and Scarborough, ME passed away January 24 in Swampscott, MA with her family by her side after a lengthy illness.

On the morning of January 31st, the world lost a beautiful, smart, and funny woman.  Anne Marie Stanley, born June 2, 1930 in Salem, Massachusetts, passed away after a short illness.  

Phil Anthony, a longtime resident of Peabody, passed away peacefully at his home in Costa Mesa, CA on January 22nd after a recent illness.

Maureen Alice (O’Brien) Maestranzi, 73, of Wenham passed peacefully Tuesday evening January 21st, surrounded by family. Born December 28th, 1946 in Beverly, she was the beautiful daughter of loving parents Michael Joseph and Ellen Teresa (Butler) O’Brien. She grew up in the small seaside town of Manchester-by-the-Sea on the other side of the tracks. 

Nancy J. (Dean) Harrington of South Hamilton, MA, formerly of Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA, passed peacefully after a brief illness at Seacoast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Sunday January 5, 2020.

Peter F. Petras, 88, of Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA, passed away in the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers on January 11, 2020. Peter was born in Lynn, MA on June 29, 1931 and was the son of the late Frank and Anthippe (Armarda) Petras. 

Sue passed away peacefully with her family at her side at Beverly Hospital January 7, 2020.  Sue has joined her parents, Calista and Author Jorgenson, as well as her siblings Janice Crane Arnold and Martin Jorgenson. 

Richard J. Forsley passed away unexpectedly Christmas evening. After spending the day with family and enjoying gift giving, wine, and his favorite meal rack of lamb, Dick returned to his apartment at Piper Shores Assisted Living and left us sometime during the night. 

Margot Petra (Nilsen) Arntsen, 92, of Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA, wife of the late Peter Arntsen, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 2, 2019. Margot was born in Glemmen, Norway on May 12, 1927 and was the daughter of the late Oscar and Ruth (Gabrielsen) Nilsen. In her younger days, Margot enjoyed skiing, sailing and was an expert at knitting and other handicrafts.

Reynir Jon Aegisson, 29, of Monson, MA, formerly of Magnolia, passed away on Sunday November 17, 2019.  Reynir was born in Melrose, MA on May 14, 1990 and was the son of Aegir Thor and Jan (Dodge) Jonsson.

Dr. John Randolph Adams, retired neurologist, age 76, died at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston on October 3, 2019. Randy was the beloved husband of Mary (Neal) Adams.

William H. “Bill” Hatcher, age 77 passed peacefully Thursday evening, September 26 surrounded by family. A lifelong resident of Manchester, he was the youngest son of Robert A. and Florence P. (Silva) Hatcher. He graduated from Story High School and attending Bentley School of Accounting unt…

Charles A. Burnham, 84, husband of Maria Piraino Burnham, passed away on September 19, 2019 after a long illness. 

George Gardner Loring Jr. 66, of West Chesterfield, NH, died unexpectedly at his home on July 7, 2019.