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Obituary: Marie D. Mcfadden

MCFADDEN, Marie D. (Fitzsimmons) Of Wellesley, July 16th. Wife of the late E. Leo McFadden. Mother of Mark R. McFadden of Millis, Michael D. McFadden of Needham, Steven P. McFadden of Lincoln, NE, Ned L. McFadden of Boston, and Martha C. Buchanan of Weare, NH. Sister of Frederick J. Fitzsimmons of VT, Celestine Gookin of Norton, and the late Paul M. Fitzsimmons, Mary Joan Stinson, and Richard Fitzsimmons. Grandmother of Scott, Amy, Sean, Erin, and Conor McFadden. Great granddmother of Julia Marie. Marie was a former member and officer of the Women's City Club of Boston. She was a former Miss Massachusetts, former campaign manager for Congressman Father Drinan. Funeral from the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 477 ...
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New Life for Wellesley's Field House Floor

This coming year, when high school girls and boys around the country travel to compete in premiere Amateur Athletic Union basketball tournaments, they will be playing on the portable wood floor that our own Wellesley Blue basketball team played on for the last 29 seasons.
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Blue Swimming & Diving Team/Individuals Earn National Academic Recognition

The Wellesley College swimming and diving team was recently honored for its work in the classroom. The Blue were awarded Team Scholar All-America distinction by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). In addition to the team honor, recent graduate Emma Mrkonic and rising sophomores Leah Furman and Maddie Stern, were named to the Scholar All-America team.
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Wellesley Alum Inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame

The International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, R.I., inducted its Class of 2014 on Saturday, July 12. The honorees included, in the recent player catgory, Lindsay Davenport and Chantal Vandierendonck; and in the contributor category, John Barrett, Nick Bolletieri, and Wellesley alumna Jane Brown Grimes ’62.
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Obituary: Joseph W. Vaccaro

VACCARO, Joseph W. Of Wellesley, formerly of Winthrop, July 11. Beloved husband of the late Mary E. (Merrow) Vaccaro for 71 years. Devoted father of LInda M. Vaccaro of Wellesley, Joseph D. Vaccaro of Winthrop, Robert S. Vaccaro of Fulton, NY. Also survived by 7 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Brother of Tony Vaccaro of Portsmouth, N.H., Rosie Kinnett of Winthrop and the late Charles Vaccaro, Anne Johnson and Sadie Panessi. Funeral Mass was held in St. Paul Church, Wellesley, followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Wellesley. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Joseph's memory to the charity of your choice. WWII Army Veteran. For guestbook www.gfdoherty.com George F. Doherty & SonsWellesley (781) 235-4100
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Obituary: Rose P. Ralli

RALLI, Rose P. (Maccini) Lifelong resident of Wellesley, July 8, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Alfred B. Ralli. Visiting hours Sunday, July 13 from 4-8 pm. Complete notice to follow. www.gfdoherty.com George F Doherty & Sons Wellesley (781) 235-4100
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Obituary: Ruth Elizabeth Sullivan

SULLIVAN, Ruth Elizabeth Of Wellesley, age 84, passed away after a brief illness, on July 1, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Ruth is survived by her brother James T. Sullivan and his wife Joan of Waltham, her dear friend of many years Joseph Niccoli of Wellesley, as well as many nephews and nieces: Francis Colleran and his wife Joan, William Colleran and his wife Amy, Richard Colleran all of Walpole; Edward Colleran of Dedham; John Sullivan and his wife Christine and Mary-Beth Sullivan all of CT; Michael Sullivan and his wife Karen of North Carolina; Margaret (Sullivan) Collins and her husband Patrick of Canton; James Sullivan and his wife Juliet of Sudbury. She is also survived by 15 great ...
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Obituary: Emily Donovan

Sister Emily Donovan, SC (Sister Francis John) of Mt. St. Vincent, Wellesley Hills, on July 1, 2014. A Sister of Charity (Halifax) for 76 years who was missioned Jamaica, NY, Westmont, NJ, Bermuda and Williston Park, NY. Locally in Dorchester, St. Paul's, Wellesley and Mount Saint Vincent Wellesley. Beloved daughter of the late Thomas and Margaret (MacDonald) Donovan. Sister of the late Hugh, Thomas, John and Mary Donovan. She is survived by her sister in law, Helen Donovan and many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours at Mt. St. Vincent, 125 Oakland St., Wellesley Hills on Sunday July 6 from 3-5 pm with a prayer service at 4:30 pm. Funeral Mass in Mt. St. Vincent Chapel on Monday July 7 at ...
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Obituary: Ruth E. Sullivan

SULLIVAN, Ruth E. Of Wellesley, July 1, 2014. Visiting hours Sunday from 4-8PM. Complete notice on Saturday. George F. Doherty & Sons(781) 235-4100
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Obituary: Robert T. Bartlett

BARTLETT, Robert T., D.M.D. Of Wellesley and Naples, FL, June 30th. Beloved husband of Despina S. (Stefanidou) Bartlett. Visiting hours Monday, July 7th, 4 to 8. Complete notice on Saturday. For directions and guest book, please visit:www.gfdoherty.com. George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral HomeWellesley (781) 235-4100
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