Obituaries

James Murin, 78

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James Murin, 78, died Wednesday, June 21, 2022 at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. He was the husband of Maria Margarida A. Lopes-Murin to whom he was married for 33 years and lovingly called Maggie. Born in Worcester, he was the son of the late Henry and Alfreda (Petka) Murin.

Kevin Michael Power, 54

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Kevin Michael Power, 54, of Hopkinton, passed away at Mass General Hospital in Boston after a courageous battle with cancer. Kevin was the husband of Kerry (Williams) Power, with whom he celebrated 30 years of marriage in October. He was the devoted father to Michael C. Power, Brittany J. Power, and Alexandria E. Power, all of Hopkinton.

Joseph M. Kelley passes

By Mike Torosian, Production Coordinator

Joseph M. Kelley, son of the late William and Gertrude Kelley, passed away at Taylor Community in Laconia NH on May 29, 2022.

He graduated from Northeastern University with a degree in electrical engineering after serving in the United States Air Force. He spent over 30 years of his career working for Raytheon, principally in Wayland and Sudbury, MA and was a noted specialist in EMI/TEMPEST.

He is survived by his wife Helen S. Kelley, and their two children John J. Kelley and Patricia A. Kelley.

Christopher F. Lozeau, 53

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Christopher F. Lozeau, of Worcester and formerly of Hopkinton, MA passed away on his 53rd birthday, May 14, 2022, as a result of the Worcester apartment fire. Born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, he was the son of Joseph A. Lozeau, Jr. and Joan M. Lozeau (Fairclough) of Cape Coral, FL.

Carol Ann (Luukko) Kaminsky, 81

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Carol Ann (Luukko) Kaminsky, 81, of Hopkinton, MA, passed on Saturday, April 16, 2022, at Milford Regional Medical Center in Milford, MA.

Carol was the middle daughter of the late Edward and Helen Luukko. She lived in Westborough, MA, until her marriage to Frank Kaminsky on September 20, 1958. They were residents of Hopkinton for the entirety of their marriage.

Elise Clark, 84

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As the eldest of 6 children, 11 grandchildren, and 4 great grandchildren, it’s my privilege to summarize the long and inspiring life of my mother, Elise Clark, who passed on Sunday, March 27th after a brief illness. She was surrounded by family and embraced in Love. She was born Carol Elise Laubscher in San Francisco, California in 1938, where her grandparents had established a chain of delicatessens on Market Street.

Robert L. “Bob” Geneseo passes

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Robert L. “Bob” Geneseo died Thursday, March 31, 2022 following a period of declining health from ALS. He was the husband of the late Karen J. Geneseo, who passed away in 2002. Born in Framingham and raised in Ashland, he was the son of the late Eleanor (Roverano) Geneseo and Peter Geneseo.

He was an electrician by trade and a lifelong member of IBEW Worcester Local #96. He taught electrical for 30 years at Joseph P. Keefe Vocational High School in Framingham.