Today’s Obituaries: March 19

Elwood “Big Woody” Apt Jr., 52, formerly of Salisbury, died March 15 among friends and family. Apt enjoyed a lengthy career in the New England independent wrestling scene, most famous for introducing the “Big Woody Bodyslam Challenge” at Wrestling Star Wars. He also formed Atlantic Pro Wrestling and appeared on “The Jerry Springer Show.” A celebration of his life takes place Saturday, March 30 at 1 p.m. at the American Legion, 1314 Main St., Haverhill. Arrangements are by the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. Jane (Austin) Mills, 98, of Haverhill, died Thursday, March 14 at Hannah Duston Healthcare in Haverhill.

Sophie P. Kosciewicz, 104

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Sophie P. Kosciewicz, 104, of Haverhill, MA passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at The Country Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Newburyport, MA. She was the devoted wife of the late Mitchell Kosciewicz. Sophie was born November 4, 1914 in Haverhill, MA the daughter of the late Anthony and Anna (Szeliga) Drelick. She was a lifetime resident of Haverhill having attended local schools and graduating from Haverhill High School. Sophie was employed as a stitcher in the Haverhill shoe manufacturing industry. She later worked in the kitchen of the Tilton School in Haverhill.

Domenica ‘Mamie’ Guaetta, 96

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Domenica “Mamie” Guaetta, 96, of Salisbury, passed away peacefully Friday, March 15, 2019 in Salisbury, MA. Domenica was born in Haverhill, December 25, 1922 the daughter of the late Antonio and Angelena (Bitonti) Guaetta. She was previously a resident of The Fernald School in Waltham as well as group homes in Merrimac and Salisbury. Domenica loved Italian food, crafts and sitting in the swing at home. She truly loved and cherished every moment of her life and especially loved the outdoors, summer vacation at the beach at Plum Island, bowling and dancing.

Today’s Obituaries: March 18

Domenica “Mamie” Guaetta, 96, of Salisbury, died Friday, March 15 in Salisbury. Born in Haverhill, she is survived by her nephew, Dr. Frank A. Oberti III of Bradford, and several other local relatives. Calling hours are Saturday, March 23 from 10-11 a.m. at The Grondin-Carnevale Funeral Home, 129 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill. A funeral mass to celebrate her life immediately follows at noon from Sacred Hearts Parish, 165 South Main St. Bradford.

Today’s Obituaries: March 17

Helen (Lovely) Gobbi, 92, of Bradford died Wednesday, March 13, at High Pointe House. She was the wife of the late Dante Gobbi. Calling hours were Saturday, March 16, at H.L. Farmer and Sons Bradford Funeral Home, followed by a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at Sacred Hearts Church. Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery, Bradford. Gladys M. (Emery) Harris, 83, of Bradford, died Thursday morning, March 14, at High Pointe Hospice House, Haverhill.

Today’s Obituaries: March 15

Bessie A. Coletti, 95, of Haverhill, died Wednesday, March 13 at The Hannah Duston Healthcare Center in Haverhill, surrounded by family. She worked as a cook for the Salem (Mass.) school district for more than 30 years. Calling hours are Tuesday, March 19 from 4-8 p.m. at The Grondin-Carnevale Funeral Home, 129 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill. A funeral Mass is held Wednesday at 11 a.m. from Saint Mary’s Parish, 94 Andover St., Georgetown. Burial is private.

Bessie A. Coletti, 95, Worked for Salem (Mass.) School System

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Bessie A. Coletti, 95, of Haverhill passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at The Hannah Duston Healthcare Center in Haverhill, MA surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis Coletti. Bessie was born in Haverhill September 21, 1923 the daughter of the late James and Philomena (Simonella) Sabatino. Bessie was raised in Haverhill and was a graduate of Haverhill High School. She was employed as a cook for over 30 years with the Salem School System in Salem, MA.

Today’s Obituaries: March 14

Lois Ann (Moores) Wilson, 78, of Haverhill, died Wednesday, March 6, surrounded by loved ones. Services will be held privately at a later date. CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT AN OBITUARY OR MEMORIAL NOTICE.