Gertrude was born the youngest of seven children in Newton, where she grew up in a house built by her father. She frequently related her affectionate admiration for her parents and their values, citing such examples as her father's insistence that Boston's historical sites, as well as the Liberty …
This obituary was also published in The Boston Globe. Conrad S. Shumway 89, of Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, passed away on Sunday, January 15, at Mass General Hospital. He was born July 7, 1922 in Bradford, VT, son of the late Conrad Silas Shumway and Jeanette (Hay) Shumway. He graduated from …
Joel C. of Westwood formerly of Beacon Hill, died suddenly Nov. 1, 2010. Beloved husband of Margaret J. (Campbell) Priestley. Devoted father of Joel C. Priestley Jr,. Lillian Priestley, and Georgia Priestley all of Westwood. Son of John W. Priestley II of Bourne, and Leah (DePrizio) Priestley of …
He is also survived by sister Miriam Kelleher and brother Richard Cohane and twelve grandchildren. Jack was born in Dorchester, MA on October 3, 1941 and was the son of Helen (Leary) and John J. Cohane. After graduating from Dorchester High School in Boston, MA, Jack joined the United States Marine…
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