An Obituary: Richard ‘Chips’ Cooney

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

Richard ‘Chips’ Cooney passed away on August 15, 2019. Mr. Cooney served his country with pride in the US Navy during the Vietnam War. Chips worked as a program director at Channel 38 and for the past 20 years worked as the recreational assistant at Hanscom Air Force Base for the 66th Service Combat Support & Community Services.

An Obituary: Emidio L. Di Clemente

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

Emidio L. Di Clemente passed away on August 10, 2019. A resident of Bedford since 1967, Mr. DiClemente retired from Raytheon in 1992. He participated in the Patriot space program and the defense program.

An Obituary: Susan B. Isbell

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

Susan B. Isbell passed away on July 31, 2019. A resident of Lincoln and formerly of Bedford, Ms. Isbell graduated from Bedford High School. A social worker, she was actively involved in the Councils on Aging in Bedford, Lincoln, and Arlington.

An Obituary: William Neil ‘Bill’ Seibert

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

William Neil ‘Bill’ Seibert passed away on July 20, 2019. A resident of Bedford, recently of Greenfield Center, NY, Mr. Seibert was a special education teacher in Ballston Spa, NY, and with his wife founded the Jazz Agility dog training center where he taught until early 2019.

An Obituary: C. Ray Bryan

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

Longtime Bedford resident C. Ray Bryan passed away at age 92 on July 23, 2019. Mr. Bryan will be remembered as a multi-talented gentleman who designed the sanctuary building at First Baptist Church.

An Obituary: Helen H. Sandblom

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

Helen H. Sandblom passed away on July 21, 2019. Before her marriage, Mrs. Sandbloom was employed as a Licensed Practical Nurse at Emerson Hospital in Concord. After a time away, the family returned to Bedford in 1961.

An Obituary: Walter James ‘Jim’ Shannon

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

Walter James ‘Jim’ Shannon passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. A Bedford resident, Mr. Shannon had been a fourth-generation co-owner of Shannon Farms in Woburn, supplying flowers to the New England Produce Center and the Boston Flower Exchange.

An Obituary: George Patrick Nesbitt

George Patrick Nesbitt passed away on July 16, 2019, at age 96. A US Marine who served on Guam during World War II, Mr. Nesbit and his wife moved to Bedford in 1950.

An Obituary: Michael W. Merrick ~ Update

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

A “Celebration of Life” honoring Michael W. Merrick will take place from 3 to 6 pm on Saturday, August 3 in the Great Room at Old Town Hall, 120 South Road, Bedford.

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