Albert “Al” P. LeBlanc, 88

Albert “Al” P. LeBlanc, 88, of Upton , died late Thursday, July 9, 2015 in St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester . He is survived by his wife, best friend, and soulmate of 66 years, Jeannette M. (Caruso) LeBlanc of Upton. He will be greatly missed, especially by his devoted wife, Jeannette; his daughter, Cynthia Panagian and her husband Peter of Shrewsbury; his son, Richard LeBlanc and his wife Debora of West Boylston; his three granddaughters, Michelle Barnett and her husband Kevin of … [Read more...]

Joan E. (Faretra) Marchand, 74 – Former Upton Bloomer Girl

Joan E. (Faretra) Marchand, 74, of Upton, passed peacefully with family by her side in Milford Regional Medical Center on November 3, 2013 after a long illness. She was the wife of retired Upton Police Chief Rodney B. Marchand.Mrs. Marchand was born in Natick, the daughter of the late Joseph and Katherine (Cotter) Faretra, and was a 1957 graduate of Natick High School. She had lived in Upton for 50 years. She worked as a telephone operator for more than 30 years, retiring in 1995.  She also … [Read more...]

Steven J. Foye, 56 – Upton Volunteer Firefighter/EMS

Steven J. Foye, 56, of Upton, died peacefully at home on November 5, 2013 after an illness. He was the husband of Ann J. (Stefans) Foye. Steve was born in Framingham, a son of the late Albert and Elizabeth (Aylward) Foye. He grew up in Hopkinton and was a graduate of Keefe Technical High School in Framingham. He worked at FIBA in Westborough for many years and then as a machine operator for Healard Machine Co. of Holliston. He also warked part-time at Fin & Feather Sports in Upton for … [Read more...]