Compiled by Ray Samko - VETS' NEWS editor  & Norman Scott District 4 Adjutant


This page contains the KNOWN names of all those who have passed away since the Worcester County Council - District 4 meeting held on May 20, 2017.

Forward the name, date of death or errors to 
nescott276@aol.com  or vhp435@vernonhill435.net  

"On behalf of the President of the United States and a grateful nation, please accept this flag as a token of the honorable and faithful service of your loved one."

Post 2 Barre

Post 9 Millbury (Devoe-Taylor)

Post 10 Fitchburg

Post 31 Southbridge

Post 33 Uxbridge (Charles A. Rice)

Post 41 North Brookfield (Sawyer-Mathieu-Kearns)

Post 42 Holden (John E. Harkins)

Post 50 Clinton (James R. Kirby)

Post 58 Oxford
Mark S. Chaput 6/6/2017 (S.A.L. member???)

Post 59 Milford (Sgt. John W. Powers)

Post 92 North Grafton (Delisle-Goulet)
Richard (Dick) O. Dion 5/26/2017
Ronald A. “Gus” Gosselin 6/14/2017 (former member)

Post 96 Lancaster (Everett H. Minigan)

Post 102 Athol (Edward H. Phillips)
John D. Eaton 6/16/2017

Post 109 Sturbridge (Champaeu-Vilandre)

Post 119 Harvard (Edward Thomas)

Post 129 Gardner
Freeman R. “Ray” Violette 5/21/2017
Ernest Joseph “E.T.” Tignor 6/1/2017

Post 138 Spencer (Gaudette-Kirk)

Post 142 Ashburnham (Thomas P. Sweeney)

Post 151 Leominster
Robert E. Whitney 6/2/2017

Post 161 Southborough (Bagley-Fay)

Post 162 Berlin (H. Wallance Woodward)

Post 163 Westborough (Stowell-Parker)

Post 173 Upton (Marshall-Leland)

Post 174 Westminster (William S. Miller)

Post 184 Webster (Webster-Dudley)
Richard L. Guerin 5/19/2017 (former member)
Francis A. Zacek 6/20/2017
Theodore Dawicki 6/23/2017

Post 189 Sterling (Hiram O. Taylor)
W. Douglas Day 5/30/2017

Post 193 Winchendon (Eugene M. Connor)
Bessie " Betty" Swain Jablonka Hadukiewicz 5/18/2017
Richard E. Monette 6/19/2017

Post 201 Worcester (East Side)
John J. Beando 5/25/2017 (former member)
Anteo “Drops” Biancheria 6/4/2017 (former member???)

Post 204 West Boylston (Harold N. Keith)

Post 205 Rochdale (Shannon-Davis)

Post 234 Northborough (Vincent F. Picard)
Harvey F. Chapdelaine 5/23/2017

Post 238 Shrewsbury (Ray Stone)

Post 244 West Brookfield (Adams-Coney-Frew)
Floyd R. Richardson 6/20/2017

Post 246 Gilbertville (John J. Weir)

Post 279 Auburn (Chester P. Tuttle)

Post 288 Worcester (Tatnuck)
Bradford L. Howlett 5/31/2017
Col. Robert K. Samia 6/8/2017 (former member)
Jean (Colihan) Flanagan 6/16/2017
Dr. Donald Francis Traub 6/20/2017 (former member)

Post 306 Paxton
Waldo (Bumpa) N. Pierce, Jr. 6/20/2017 (former member)

Post 310 Rutland

Post 318 Worcester (Quinsigamond)
Tony N. Repekta 4/23/2017 (former member????)

Post 319 Worcester (Greendale)

Post 323 Worcester (Grafton Hill)
Chester J. Sztukowski 4/29/2017
David Bergin Johnston 5/24/2017 (former member)

Post 341 Worcester (Main South)

Post 343 Northbridge (Oliver Ashton)

Post 355 Mendon (Roger L. Wood)

Post 373 Baldwinville (Lt. Roger P. Warfield)

Post 386 East Brookfield (Boulette-Sky)

Post 391 Charlton

Post 397 Shrewsbury (Victor R. Quaranta)

Post 398 Boylston (Barton-Brown-Button)

Post 411 Millville (Millville Memorial)

Post 414 Sutton (Dudley-Gendron)
David William Moore 6/13/2017
Chester C.” Chuck” Wenc 6/18/2017
Russell K. Wigren 6/20/2017

Post 415 Petersham

Post 429 Fitchburg (Cleghorn)
Leo L. Landry 5/23/2017

Post 435 Worcester (Vernon Hill)
Mason B. Flagg 6/3/2017
Paul J. Dersain, 6/18/2017

Post 443 Leicester (Cherry Valley)

Capitol Hill Post 297 & Mass. Holding Post 462
Resided in Worcester County
Joseph W. Arsenault 2/10/2017 (formerly resided in Gardner)
Richard P. Quinn 4/28/2017 (resided in Worcester)
Albert John Ashton 5/22/2017 (former member, resided in Leominster)
Robert Arlington Everett 6/22/2017 (former member, resided in Leominster)

Disbanded/Unknown Post
Resided in Worcester County