Obituaries

Eugenia F. Foley
B: 1936-03-20
D: 2016-08-27
View Details
Foley, Eugenia F.
Carmen Dominguez
B: 1927-06-07
D: 2016-08-27
View Details
Dominguez, Carmen
Florine J. Santosuosso
B: 1919-11-04
D: 2016-08-25
View Details
Santosuosso, Florine J.
Francis E. Kelley
B: 1930-05-13
D: 2016-08-24
View Details
Kelley, Francis E.
Thelma R. McCormack
B: 1937-06-16
D: 2016-08-23
View Details
McCormack, Thelma R.
Linda Kanouse
B: 1948-05-26
D: 2016-08-20
View Details
Kanouse, Linda
Philip H. Boyajian
B: 1959-01-26
D: 2016-08-20
View Details
Boyajian, Philip H.
Maureen Goddard
B: 1957-12-15
D: 2016-08-19
View Details
Goddard, Maureen
Dr. Richard R. Bijjani
B: 1962-04-19
D: 2016-08-19
View Details
Bijjani, Dr. Richard R.
Margaret Twohig
B: 1920-07-18
D: 2016-08-17
View Details
Twohig, Margaret
Anna M. Cianciolo
B: 1927-11-12
D: 2016-08-16
View Details
Cianciolo, Anna M.
Mary E. Barton
B: 1923-02-28
D: 2016-08-13
View Details
Barton, Mary E.
James P. Colman
B: 1938-06-02
D: 2016-08-13
View Details
Colman, James P.
Rosa N. Fulciniti
B: 1932-12-06
D: 2016-08-12
View Details
Fulciniti, Rosa N.
Jeanne T. McCarthy
B: 1932-02-08
D: 2016-08-09
View Details
McCarthy, Jeanne T.
Mario Rubio-Ospina
B: 1938-05-01
D: 2016-08-05
View Details
Rubio-Ospina, Mario
Beverly A. Burke
B: 1936-11-08
D: 2016-08-05
View Details
Burke, Beverly A.
Mary T. Toomey
B: 1935-05-13
D: 2016-08-04
View Details
Toomey, Mary T.
Elda Leone
B: 1921-10-08
D: 2016-08-01
View Details
Leone, Elda
Arthur A. DeTore
B: 1921-07-18
D: 2016-07-31
View Details
DeTore, Arthur A.
Mary E. Murphy
B: 1930-11-15
D: 2016-07-30
View Details
Murphy, Mary E.

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
2175 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140
Phone: 617-547-5544
Fax: 617-491-2357

What is Grief?

"Grief is reaching out for someone who's always been there, only to find when you need them the most, one last time, they're gone."

The death of a loved one is life's most painful event. People's reactions to death remain one of society's least understood and most off-limits topics for discussion. Oftentimes, grievers are left totally alone in dealing with their pain, loneliness, and isolation.

Grief is a natural emotion that follows death. It hurts. Sadness, denial, guilt, physical discomfort, and sleeplessness are some of the symptoms of grief. It is like an open wound which must become healed. At times, it seems as if this healing will never happen. While some of life's spontaneity begins to return, it never seems to get back to the way it was. It is still incomplete. We know, however, that these feelings of being incomplete can disappear.

Healing is a process of allowing ourselves to feel, experience, and accept the pain. In other words, we give ourselves permission to heal. Allowing ourselves to accept these feelings is the beginning of that process.

The healing process can take much less time than we have been led to believe. There are two missing parts. One is a safe, loving, professionally guided atmosphere in which to express our feelings; the other is knowing how and what to communicate.

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.