An Obituary: Hristos (Chris) Hatziandreou

Hristos (Chris) Hatziandreou passed away on October 10, 2020.

Born and raised in Kalloni, Lesvos, Greece, Mr. Hatziandreou and his family immigrated to the United States in 1974. In 1989, he purchased Express Pizza where he worked until his retirement in 2015.

An Obituary: Father Arthur C. Flynn

Father Arthur C. Flynn passed away on October 7, 2020. Father Flynn was assigned to St. Michael Parish in Bedford from 1955 until 1958.

An Obituary: James S. Rouvalis

James S. Rouvalis passed away on September 19, 2020.  A long-serving teacher and Science Coordinator for the Bedford Schools, Mr. Rouvalis was renowned for his entertaining lab experiments. He also coached several sports teams and taught driver’s education. Upon retiring to Topsfield, he was “a selfless and dedicated volunteer for the Council on Aging, and Meals on Wheels.

An Obituary: Dorothy ‘Dot’ McKenna

Dorothy ‘Dot’ McKenna passed away at age 93 on September 1, 2020. A Bedford resident from 1957 until she retired to Cummaquid, Mrs. McKenna taught mathematics and coached the Math League at the John Glenn Middle School, was an assistant leader in the town’s Girl Scouting program and taught Sunday School at St. Michael’s Church. ” Dot was known for her love of life – she enjoyed people, travel, games, and most of all, conversation!”

An Obituary: Miles A. Callis

Miles A. Callis passed away on August 28, 2020. Miles grew up in Bedford and graduated as a member of the BHS Class of 2019.  An athlete, a Boy Scout, a lover of Hip Hop music, honing his craft as a rapper. “… He had the heart of a lion.”

An Obituary: George A. Doorakian

George A. Doorakian passed away on August 30, 2020. A research chemist with many patents to his name, Mr. Doorakian bred hybrid daylilies, winning the Stout Silver Medal for his diploid cultivar Rose. F. Kennedy. He was also a Master Rosarian with the American Rose Society and the New England Rose Society.