In Our Care

Souza, Bernard R., a WWII Coast Guard Veteran and glassblower for over 50 years from Hampton, NH passed away November 24th. Beloved husband of the late Mary D. McElwain. Loving father of Bernard and his wife Donna of Ayer, Dianne Jamiol and her husband Ed of Cambridge and Sandra Dolan and her husband James of Ayer. Grandfather of Scott Souza, Renee Knowlton and her husband Jeffery Knowlton, Christine Jamiol and her husband TJ McCann, Tricia Jamiol and her Fiance Lissa Bitterman, Lisa Jamiol, Joshua Dolan and his wife Laura Dolan, Corinna Dolan and Jeremy Dolan. Great grandfather of Brooke Knowlton, Cadel Jamiol-McCann, River Jamiol-McCann and “Baby” Dolan. Son of the late Manuel and Deolinda (Augusta) Souza. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the DeVito Funeral Home 1145 Mass. Ave., ARLINGTON on Tuesday from 9:00 - 10:30 am and to a funeral home service at 10:30 am. All attendees are required to wear face coverings, practice social distancing and pay their respects and exit the funeral home promptly to allow other guests to enter. A limited number of guests will be allowed in the building at one time. Burial to follow in Cambridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation in memory of Bernard to Please visit to view an online guestbook.