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Posted on: May 20, 2018

Retired Chief Robert Volpicelli, Millis Fire Department

Retired Chief Robert Volpicelli passed away Wednesday May 16, 2018

Chief Volpicelli joined the Millis Fire Department On Call in 1955, came up through the ranks and became Chief in 1975. Chief Volpicelli was a well respected Chief in the area and brought p...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Obituary for Thomas Albert Cannon, Attleboro FD

Obituary
for Thomas Albert Cannon AFD

ATTLEBORO –Thomas A. Cannon AFD, 63, of South Attleboro passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 14, 2018 in the Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI. He was the devoted husband of Alice (Marcil) Cannon of South Attle...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: January 27, 2018

Norma Buckley Mother of Needham Fire Chief Paul Buckley (Ret.)

BUCKLEY, Norma A. (Alexander) 80 of Orleans, passed away peacefully on January 22, 2018 with her youngest daughter at her side. Formerly of Needham, Cape Cod and Naples, Florida. Devoted and loving wife of 67 years to Paul F. Buckley, Sr. Mother of Donna ...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Eleanor Jane Mooney Wife Fire Chief John Mooney, Ret. Reading Fire Department

Eleanor “Ellie” Jane (Olson) Mooney, died after an extended illness on November 3, 2016 in her home surrounded by her loving family.

Eleanor is survived by her devoted husband John “Jack” Mooney, former Reading Fire ...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: October 30, 2016

Fire Chief John Mariner, Ret. Pepperell Fire Department

Fire Chief John S. Mariner, Ret. died October 26th 2016.  Chief Mariner started with the Pepperell Fire Department in 1959 and was a member of FCAM  and retired from the department in 2012.  

Private services were held at the gra...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: October 18, 2016

Jane Gail Blye Wife Retired Fire Chie Phillip Blye Easton Fire Department

Jane Gail Blye, 70 of Bourne, MA, beloved wife of Phillip E. Blye, passed away at her home on October 15, 2016. She was born in Cambridge, MA to Ernest and Dorothy (Balcomb) Sewall.

Devoted mother to Susan Charis of Hyannis, MA, Laura Blye of Jacksonville,...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: October 18, 2016

Leona Fothergill Wife of Late Fire Chief Fothergill Sr., Mother of Retired Fire Chief Fothergill Jr.

Fothergill - Leona W. (Holland) lifelong resident of Chelsea, October 16, 2016 at age 90.  Wife of the late Chelsea Fire Chief Herbert C. Fothergill Sr., with whom she shared 61 years of marriage before his passing in 2009.  Beloved moth...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: September 28, 2016

Walk Through for Firefighter Greg Hawes Hanover Fire Department

Chiefs,

The walk through for Firefighter Greg Hawes, Hanover Fire, will be Thursday, September 29, at 15:30 hours, Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA.

All members should be staged by 15:00 hours; the procession will be Hanover Fire, Hanove...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: September 26, 2016

Firefighter/Paramedic Gregory Hawes Hanover Fire Department

Gregory C. “Greg” Hawes

Visiting Hours

Thursday, September 29, 2016

4-8 p.m.

Keohane Funeral Home

785 Hancock Street

Hawes, Gregory C. “Greg” of Pembroke, died September 25, 2016.

Greg graduated from North Quincy High Scho...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: September 9, 2016

Firefighter Clifton Judson, Ret. Merrimac Fire Department

It is with deep regret that The Merrimac Fire Department announces the passing of retired Firefighter & Mechanic Clifton (GRAMPS) Judson SR.  Father of Firefighters Robert Judson Sr and Firefighter Mark Judson and Clifton Judson Jr. Grandfath...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: September 8, 2016

Firefighter Peter Kannler Chelsea Fire Department Cancer Related Death

FF Peter Kannler was a well respected FF in Chelsea and an instructor at the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy.  He died recently from cancer, at the young age of 37.  Please keep his family and fellow firefighters in your prayers.

Rever...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: August 10, 2016

Funeral Arrangements Fire Chief Brian Peavey, Sr., Ret. Merrimac Fire Department

Calling hours will be Sunday August 14, 2016 at the Rogers Funeral Home 36 West Main Street, Merrimac from 4-8 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the Pilgram Congregational Church 27 Church St Merrimac  at 10 a.m. Monday August 15th.

It is with...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: August 1, 2016

Deputy Fire Chief Daniel Danitis

Daniel  made his journey safely home, after a brief but courageous battle with cancer on July 30th, surrounded by his loving family. Dan joined the Hardwick Fire Dept. as a teenager, but his dream was to be on the Ware Fire Dept. as a full-time f...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: July 21, 2016

Ret. Hopedale Fire Chief Donald Moore

Retired Hopedale Fire Chief Donald A. Moore, 75, of Milford passed away Mon. July 18, 2016 after a long period of declining health at the Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford with his family by his side. He was the husband of Norma L. (Parent) Moore. ...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: July 12, 2016

Phillip Pelland Brother Fire Chief Arthur Pelland, Ret. Abington Fire Department

Phillip E. Pelland, 65, passed away July 5, 2016 at his home. Phil was born in Massachusetts and a graduate of Abington High School. Phillip joined the US Navy shortly after high school and served for 20 years. Following retirement, Phil joined Life Touch...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: June 23, 2016

Fire Chief Harry Gorton, Ret. Southampton Fire Department

SOUTHAMPTON – Harry O. Gorton, more affectionately known to the people of Southampton as "Ollie," and to former children of the elementary schools as "Mr. Green Jeans" and "Bigfoot," passed away at his home on Tuesd...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: June 21, 2016

Fire Chief George Herzig, Ret. Greenfield Fire Department

It is with deepest regret that the Greenfield Fire Department announces the passing of Retired Fire Chief George Herzig. Chief Herzig served the Greenfield Fire Department from 1962 through 2001. The Calling hours will be Wednesday June 22, between 4-7 p....

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: June 21, 2016

Father Fire Chief Kent Vinson Douglas Fire Department

Deputy Furno passed along that Chief Vinson's father passed away yesterday morning. He had gone to South Dakota to visit with him as he had taken a turn for the worse. No information regarding services have been announced.

Please keep Chief Vinson...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: June 7, 2016

Fire Chief Leslie Fox, Jr., Ret. Nahant Fire Department

The Nahant Fire Department regrets to announce the passing of Retired Fire Chief Leslie (Lee) Earl Fox, Jr.  

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Leslie “Lee” Earl Fox Jr., retired Nahant Fire Chief, age 67, of Nahant, died at Hol...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: June 7, 2016

Lieutenant Robert Henderson, Ret. Lynnfield Fire Department

It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce the passing of retired Lynnfield Lieutenant Robert Henderson.  Calling Hours will be Friday June 10, 2016 from 6-8 at the Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home  164 Pleasant Street Laconia, NH. ...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: June 3, 2016

Firefighter Mark Mathewss Boston Fire Department Line Duty Cancer Related Death

From the Boston Fire IAFF Union Local 718:

It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Firefighter Mark B. Matthews of IAFF Local 718 - Boston, Massachusetts. Brother Matthews, 55, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2016 from lun...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: May 25, 2016

Fire Chief Donald Wood, Ret. Mattapoisett Fire Department

Donald C. Wood, affectionately known as “Woody” throughout his life, passed peacefully at Sippican Healthcare Center on May 22, 2016. He was pre-deceased by his wife, Marjorie, to whom he was married for over 66 years. He was the fathe...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices
Posted on: May 25, 2016

Wake, Walk Through & Funeral Arrangements for Police Officer Ronald Tarentino

The wake for fallen Officer Tarentino will be Thursday. The staging area will be the Southbridge Airport, 220 Airport Access Rd. Southbridge, MA 01550.

Wake Information: Thursday May 26, 2016

Personnel are directed to arrive at the staging area and they wil...

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FCAM - Obituary Notices