Robert O. Narbonne

Oct 22, 2023


  Robert O. "Narby" Narbonne, a Dracut resident and beloved husband of the late Jean C. "Carol" (Pickard) Narbonne, passed away on Sunday, October 22, 2023, following a period of declining health. He was 91.


Born in Lowell on July 25, 1932, he was a son of the late Leon and Blanche (Page) Narbonne. 


Bob was a...

Vincent R. "Buddy" Goforth

Oct 20, 2023

Vincent R. “Buddy” Goforth, age 62, a longtime resident of Lowell died Friday, October 20, 2023 at Lowell General Hospital following a brief illness.  He was the beloved partner of Terrie Rodrigue for 27 years.  

He was born in Palmyra, Maine on February 10, 1961, and was a son of the late Vincent C. Goforth and Roseline (Coutu) Reynolds. ...

Jamie W. Keys

Oct 17, 2023

Jamie W. Keys, 51, died unexpectedly, Tuesday, October 17, 2023, of complications from a spinal cord injury that occurred at work 6 months ago. Jamie worked for UPS Chelmsford for 15 years. He was the beloved son of Lorraine R. (Geoffroy) and James D. “Jim” Keys.

He was born in Killeen, Texas on November 8, 1971. He was raised and...

Rosemary A. Dixon

Oct 16, 2023

LOWELL - Rosemary A. (Crowley) Dixon, age 71, died unexpectedly, Monday, October 16, 2023 surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Kenneth E. “Junior” Dixon, with whom she shared 53 years of marriage.

She was born in Everett, MA on February 23, 1952 and was the daughter of the late Pauline M. (Rose) and...

George W. Spinney, Jr.

Oct 14, 2023


  George W. Spinney Jr., a man of exceptional character and boundless generosity, passed away on October 14, 2023, surrounded by his beloved family. He was 75 years old and a resident of Valley Cottage, NY, formerly of Lowell, MA. George was born on July 18, 1948, to his parents George W. Spinney Sr. and Doris (Grady) Spinney.



Michael P. Downes, Sr.

Oct 13, 2023

Wang Laboratories executive and Greater Lowell business owner, Michael P. Downes died peacefully at Lowell General Hospital on October 13, 2023 after a valiant three-month fight with cancer. A Lowell native with strong family and community ties, he most recently lived in Bluffton, SC. 

Michael was an amazing man, husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, boss, coach, leader, friend, (and roadie)...

Paul Roland Paquette

Oct 8, 2023

DRACUT - Paul Roland Paquette, age 60, a longtime resident of Dracut died peacefully Sunday, October 8, 2023 at his home. 

He was born in Lowell on July 20, 1963, and was a son of the late Roland E. and Jacqueline M. “Jackie” (Leclair) Paquette.  He was a graduate of Greater Lowell Vocational Technical High School in Tyngsboro.  


Kathleen B. Todd

Oct 7, 2023

LOWELL - Kathleen B. (Underwood) Todd, age 76, a resident of Lowell and former resident of Ft. Lauderdale, FL died Friday, October 6, 2023 at her home.  

She was born in Lowell on February 27, 1947, and was a daughter of the late George and Rita (St. Onge) Underwood.  She attended Lowell Trade School.  

Prior to her retirement,...

Wayne D. Gagne

Oct 6, 2023

Wayne D. Gagne, age 64, died on Friday, October 6, 2023 at Beverly Hospital. He was the beloved son of Monica M. (Julian) Gagne of Lowell and the late Ernest Gagne.

He was born in Lowell on June 27, 1959. Wayne received his education in Dracut schools.

In addition to his mother, Monica, Wayne is survived and will be deeply...