Obituaries 07-17-2012

David Dubuque


David A. Dubuque of Lawrence, formerly of Lynn and Saugus, died unexpectedly on July 6. He was 37 years old.

Born in Cambridge and raised in Saugus, the son of David Harris and his wife, Cathie of Lynn and Mary Herman of Lawrence, he was a 1994 graduate of Saugus High School Extension and was formerly employed as an electrician. He enjoyed camping and gardening with his father, biking and spending time with his friends.

He was the father of Sebastian of Arizona and Katelyn of Washington and brother of Allison Harris of Newton, April Nadolna of Belchertown, Rachel Harris of Beverly and Stephen Nadolna of Salem. He is also survived by his fiancé, Shannon Dozois of Dracut, a sister-in-law Renee Garrett of Saugus and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Goodrich Funeral Home, Lynn.

Gail Shea

Office Manager at Atlas Auto Body

Gail L. (DiCesare) Shea of Lynnfield, formerly of Revere, died at home surrounded by her family on July 12. She was 51 years old.

Born in Revere and the Office Manager at Atlas Auto Body, she was the beloved wife of John F. Shea of Lynnfield; devoted mother of Ian and Evan Shea, both of Lynnfield; loving daughter of the late Anthony and Daisy A. (Modugno) DiCesare; dear sister of Vincent DiCesare and his wife Nancy, Anthony DiCesare and his wife, Janet and Ferdinand DiCesare and his wife, Paula, all of Lynnfield; cherished daughter-in-law of Edward and Bernice (Pavey) Shea of New Hampshire; sister-in-law of Sarah Torretta and husband, Joe of Wakefield, Joyce Ciano and husband, Paul of Hanson and Stephen Shea of Billerica; niece of Lidia McDonough of Lynn and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons~Bruno Funeral Home, Revere. Burial was in Forest Hill Cemetery, Lynnfield. For guestbook please visit:

Gerald Farese

Crossing Guard, Owned Gerald Farese Camera

Gerald Farese, a lifelong resident of Lynn, died June 7 at Union Hospital. He was 80 years old

Born in Lynn, the son of the late Albert J. and Mary (LaPointe) Farese, he graduated from Lynn Classical High School, Class of 1950. He enlisted in the US Marine Corps and proudly served his country during the Korean Conflict. Following his honorable discharge, “Jerry” combined his two hobbies and opened the Gerald Farese Camera and Gun Shop located in Lynn. After his retirement, he was active as a crossing guard.

In addition to being an avid photographer, he also belonged to the Italian American Citizens Club in Lynn and the Eastern Rifle and Revolver Club of Lynn.

He leaves his brothers and sisters, John Farese and his wife, Sharon of Mooresville, IN, Dolores Ausiello of Lynn, Sandra Farese of Lynn, Jane Reagan of Conway, SC and Janice Bourque and her husband, Roland of Conway, SC. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. He was the brother of the late Elizabeth Richard, the Honorable Anthony Farese and Albert J. Farese.

A Graveside Service was held at Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to MSPCA, 350 South Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130. Arrangements were entrusted to the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, Lynn. For online guestbook, please visit

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