Obituaries articles

Rae F. (Burns) Danforth, 76, Worked in Haverhill Shoe Industry

Rae F. (Burns) Danforth, 76, formerly of Haverhill, passed away Friday, July 14 surrounded by her loving family. Born May 5, 1941 in Georgetown, the daughter of the late Malcolm and Evelyn (Goodwin) Burns, she attended Georgetown schools and graduated from Georgetown High School. Danforth lived in Haverhill for over 64 years and worked in


Maria Anne Karcasinas, 65, was Haverhill Bank Branch Manager

Maria Anne Karcasinas, 65, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully at her home Sunday, July 16. Karcasinas was born in Worcester, June 26, 1952, daughter of the late Peter and Julia (Lathas) Karcasinas. She was educated in the Haverhill school system and graduated from Haverhill High School. She was employed as the Rosemont branch manager at

Mildred E. “Millie” (Villers) Roberts, 86, Shoe Worker at Bixby

Mildred E. “Millie” (Villers) Roberts, 86, of Groveland and formerly of Haverhill, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 12, at Saint Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Boston. She was the devoted wife of the late Joseph Roberts. Roberts was born Jan. 19, 1931, in Haverhill, daughter of the late Ernest A. and Mildred B. (Laporte) Villers. She attended

Rita Frances Huberdeau, 99, Worked for Western Electric

Rita Frances Huberdeau, 99, daughter of the late Aaron and Helen (Rossignol) Hume of Amesbury and Portland, Maine, passed away peacefully at Hannah Dustin Healthcare Center in Haverhill July 15. Born Dec. 12, 1917, Huberdeau graduated from Merrimac High School, class of 1934. Formerly of Merrimac for 17 years, she was a longtime resident of

Josephine M. (Selvaggio) Bassi, 91, Worked for City, Schools

Josephine M. (Selvaggio) Bassi, 91, of Haverhill, wife of the late Hector Bassi, passed away July 13, at High Pointe Hospice in Haverhill surrounded by her family. Born in Haverhill, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Angelina (Adzarito) Selvaggio. Raised and educated in Haverhill, she was a graduate of Haverhill High School,

Barbara V. (Davidson) Dembitz, 94, Former Legal Secretary

Barbara V. (Davidson) Dembitz, 94, of Methuen and formerly of Haverhill, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 1, at her home at Methuen Village Assisted Living. Dembitz was born in New Rochelle, N.Y., May 10, 1923, to Alfred and Vera Davidson. She attended Cornell University and graduated from a New York City college. After graduation, she