Ronald E. Hemeon – July 13, 2024

Posted by on Jul 16, 2024 in Obituaries | 3 comments

Ronald E. Hemeon, a long-time resident of East Braintree, MA, died peacefully at home surrounded by family on July 13, 2024, at the age of 95. Rod, as he was known, had an energy and a lust for life that will be remembered, and very much missed, by all those who knew and loved him.  Rod is survived by his wife of 71 years, Katherine Finnerty Hemeon, who grew up in East Braintree as well and became Rod’s high-school sweetheart and beloved partner in life. He is also survived by their five children:...

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A. Shirley Golbranson – June 29, 2024

Posted by on Jul 16, 2024 in Obituaries | 1 comment

A. Shirley (Ridley) Golbranson, age 87, entered into eternal life on June 29. 2024. Shirley was born and raised in Braintree where she met and married her beloved late husband Carl E. Golbranson. They lived a wonderful 20-year retirement in the Florida Keys in the winter and summers in Plymouth. Later on, she moved to Auburndale, Florida, and Quincy. Shirley worked for several years in retail. She enjoyed playing the piano, gardening, exercising in the pool, and taking walks. She was the devoted mother of...

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Margaret E. Clouse July 3, 2024

Posted by on Jul 9, 2024 in Obituaries | 0 comments

Margaret E. (Anderson) Clouse, age 67, entered into eternal life suddenly on July 3, 2024.  Peggy was a native of South Boston and has lived in Braintree for many years.  Mrs. Clouse was a special needs bus driver for RAZ Transportation.   Peggy’s mission in life was her devotion to her children. Beloved wife of the late Glenn B. Clouse. Devoted mother of Crystal Sloan and her husband Steven of  Portsmouth, Virginia, Tiffany Clouse and her partner  Nicholas Murdock of Weymouth  and  Amber Clouse and her...

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Patricia A. Marcotte – June 23, 2024

Posted by on Jun 26, 2024 in Obituaries | 0 comments

Patricia A. Marcotte, 91, of Weymouth, MA, passed away peacefully on June 23rd, surrounded by her loving family, after a battle with congestive heart failure and pneumonia. Born to Catherine and Francis Cronin, Pat was one of six children raised in Newton, MA.  Pat lived a life full of adventure and passion. From serving as the social secretary to Massachusetts Governor Peabody’s wife and being a stewardess with American Airlines during the glamorous 1950s, to pursuing a career as a professional...

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John Joseph Leone – May 22, 2024

Posted by on May 25, 2024 in Obituaries | 1 comment

John J. Leone, age 83, entered into eternal life on May 22, 2024.  John grew up in Brookline and has lived in Braintree for 53 years and South Yarmouth.  John served his country in both the US. Marine Corps and as a Police Officer for the Town of Brookline. Beloved husband of Hannah Marie (Dalton). Devoted father John A. Leone and his wife Kimberley of Franklin and Maureen Jasie and her husband Eric of Pembroke. Loving Papa to John, Sarah, Katherine, Margaret and James.  Brother of Loretta Spillane of...

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James S. Bourget – May 22, 2024

Posted by on May 23, 2024 in Obituaries | 1 comment

James S. Bourget, a life-long resident of Braintree, MA passed away Wednesday, May 22nd at the age of 97 after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Jim served his country in World War II as a Private in the 2530th Army Air Forces Unit. Upon returning from service Jim continued his career in welding, the trade he loved, and began at the young age of 14 in the Hingham Shipyard. As a master of his craft, he’d continue welding well into his 80s across New England and beyond and passing his knowledge on to...

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