Local Obituaries: Nov. 1 - 14
Wayne Benson, Raymond Kelliher, Helen Salem Linehan, Hazel Green and Ellen Leland.
Wayne E. Benson, 73, a lifelong resident of Easton and proprietor of Benson Enterprises of Easton, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at home after a period of failing health. For the full obituary click here.
Raymond A. Kelliher Ph.D, 76, of Norton, formerly Easton, passed away Nov. 14, 2012. Kelliher was a former public school teacher, school administrator and college professor. For the full obituary click here.
Helen Salem Linehan
Helen Salem Linehan, 91, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, after a long illness. She owned her own stenography business, was the publications editor and publisher for the Federal Tax Institute of New England and was office manager for the family engineering business, Linehan & Associates. For the full obituary click here.
Hazel E. (Purdy) Green, 95, formerly of Attleboro died Nov. 10, 2012. Born and educated in Baltimore, MD, she was a resident of Stoughton for 52 years before moving to Attleboro for 9 years. For the full obituary click here.
Ellen A. (Petzold) Leland, 72, of Seekonk died Nov. 11, 2012. Ellen was a nurse at the Pleasant Manor Nursing Center, Attleboro for over 40 years until retiring. She was a member of the 1st Baptist Church of East Providence and the Memorial Baptist Church, Seekonk where she was involved in the Eliza Snow Missionary Society. For the full obituary click here.