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Funeral Homes in Charlestown, MA
Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Charlestown.
Suburbs of Charlestown: Boston.
Charlestown is also known as: Charlestown, Boston, Charlestown, Mass., and Charlestown Mass..
Zip codes in the city: 02129.
Suffolk County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.
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Facts about the city
- Some of the notable people born here have been: Howie Long (american football player and actor).
Charlestown is the oldest neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Originally called Mishawum by the Native Americans, it is located on a peninsula north of the Charles River, across from downtown Boston, and also adjoins the Mystic River and Boston Harbor. Charlestown was laid out in 1629 by engineer Thomas Graves, one of its early settlers, in the reign of Charles I of England. It was originally a separate town and the first capital of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Charlestown became a city in 1848 and was annexed by Boston on January 5, 1874. With that, it also switched from Middlesex County, where it had been located since 1643, to Suffolk County. It has had a substantial Irish American population since the migration of Irish people during the Great Irish Famine of the 1840s. Since the late 1980s the neighborhood has changed dramatically because of its proximity to downtown and its colonial architecture. A mix of Yuppie and Upper-middle class gentrification has overtaken much of the area, as it has in many of Boston's neighborhoods, but Charlestown still maintains a strong Irish American population and "Townie" identity.
It was revealed by Providence Journal on November 11th, 2017 that Theresa A Supple (McCarthy) died in N Smithfield, Rhode Island. Ms. Supple was 91 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Theresa A's life.
It was written on July 27th, 2017 that Mary Ransdell (Williamson) died in Richmond Hill, Georgia. Ms. Ransdell was 87 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary's life.
It was written on July 12th, 2014 that Patricia Marie Raynes (Bowes) perished in Palm Harbor, Florida. Ms. Raynes was 87 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Patricia Marie's life.
It was revealed by San Mateo County Times on February 24th, 2014 that Bernard Francis Hurley passed on in Los Altos, California. Hurley was 91 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Bernard Francis's life.
It was disclosed by San Mateo County Times on February 23rd, 2014 that Bernard Francis Hurley perished in Los Altos Hills, California. Hurley was 91 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Bernard Francis's life.
It was reported on March 8th, 2013 that Christopher C Bradshaw died in Charlestown, Massachusetts. Bradshaw was 45 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Christopher C's life.
It was disclosed by The Macon Telegraph on December 12th, 2012 that John T "Jack" Rooney passed away in Centerville, Georgia. Rooney was 77 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John T "Jack"'s life.
It was noted by Knoxville News-Sentinel on November 5th, 2012 that Robert Lee Higgins perished in Knoxville, Tennessee. Higgins was 90 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert Lee's life.
It was reported by Telegraph Journal 1900>11/2001 on June 15th, 2012 that Robert "Bob" Ferguson passed on in Saint John, New Brunswick. Ferguson was 83 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert "Bob"'s life.
It was reported on March 13th, 2012 that George Jerome Leverone passed on in Greenbrier, Arkansas. Leverone was 84 years old and was born in Charlestown, MA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George Jerome's life.
Charlestown's McLaughlin Brothers were involved in a gang war with neighboring Somerville, Massachusetts Winter Hill Gang, during the Irish Mob Wars of the 1960s. Drawn to its proximity to downtown and its colonial, red-brick, row-house housing stock, similar to that of Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts Hill, many upper-middle class professionals moved to the neighborhood. The BRA's dealings with Boston's West End, Boston, Massachusetts End had created an atmosphere of distrust towards urban renewal in Boston, and Charlestown residents opposed the plan by an overwhelming majority. In fact, the battle actually took place on Breed's Hill, which overlooked the harbor and the town and was only about 400 yards from the southern end of the peninsula; Bunker Hill was near the northwest end of the peninsula, close to Charlestown Neck and about a mile from the Charles River. In the late 1980s, however, Charlestown underwent a massive gentrification process similar to that of the South End.
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David Wakinshaw, spokesman for the Massachusetts Funeral Directors Association ... he was hit with a severe business financial crisis. Suspended Charlestown funeral home owner Philip X. Carr for three years for failing to deposit $250,000 in ...
Richard Corbin, 71; coach was a Milford football legend
Mr. Corbin was an inductee to the Milford High and Massachusetts High School Football Coaches ... and Dick asked me to come out for the team, said Long, who had moved from Charlestown to Milford. I told him I didnt play football.
Minerva H. Buzzell, 103
Calling hours from the funeral home will be Monday from 4 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Beacon Hospice, Inc., 529 Main St., Suite 101, Charlestown, MA 02129; or to Merrimac Senior Center, 100 East Main St., Merrimac, MA 01860 ...
William F. McCarthy, 92
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