Our Obituaries

Kenneth Volk

May 14, 1927 - May 19, 2017

BOW-Kenneth Gerard Volk, aged 90, died peacefully on May 19, 2017. He was a resident of Bow, NH and a long time summer resident of Bear Island in Meredith, NH. Ken was born on May 14, 1927 in Dedham, MA, son of Warren Volk and Mary Lang. He attended Dedham Public Schools and Northeastern University.During his formative years, Ken learned the practical skills and values afforded by hard work on...
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David J. Hager

October 8, 1977 - May 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Janice Bowley

October 28, 1940 - May 15, 2017

Janice A Bowley, 76, of Canterbury passed peacefully at the Hospice House on Monday, May 15, 2017 with her daughter Lela ("Lee") by her side. Born October 28, 1940, in Newton, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of Joseph and Ruth Quinn. She was raised in Waltham, Massachusetts and graduated from St. Mary's High School. Janice was employed at Blue Cross Blue Shield for 19 years. She then...
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Paul Varga

May 23, 1929 - May 15, 2017

Paul V. VargaThe Rev. Paul Victor Varga, retired United Church of Christ (UCC) minister, and member of South Congregational Church, UCC, Concord, NH, died on May 15, 2017. He was married to Joanne Merrill Varga in Falmouth, ME, 62 years ago on September 4, 1954.Mr. Varga was born at the family home in Prince George, Virginia, delivered by his father. He graduated from Disputanta High School (VA...
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Jean R. Stevenson

October 11, 1937 - May 12, 2017

Jean Stevenson, 79, of Concord, NH passed on May 12, 2017, after a happy & wonderful life. She was born in Burlington, Vermont in 1937, the daughter of Earl & Margaret Reid. Jean graduated from Concord High School in 1955 & The Laconia School of Nursing in 1958.She loved her children most of all but enjoyed life, golf, zentangle, working out & the luxury of retirement.She worked...
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Lee Biavaschi

August 29, 1930 - May 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Paul Eugene Manseau

May 18, 1931 - May 9, 2017

WARNER- Paul Eugene Manseau, 85, of Warner, NH passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Concord Hospital.Paul was born on May 18, 1931 in Manchester, NH. A father, a veteran and an expert story teller, Paul loved the outdoors. He was a passionate skier and fly fisherman, two loves that brought him to discover many places throughout New England and beyond. He enjoyed recalling his days of skiing...
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Lee Beckett

October 12, 1927 - May 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Paul J. Neveux

October 24, 1965 - April 24, 2017

Paul J. Neveux, 51, of Concord, NH passed away at his home on Monday, April 24, 2017. He was born on October 24, 1965 in Concord to Robert and Joyce (LaWare) Neveux. He graduated in 1983 from Pembroke Academy. Paul was predeceased by his mother, Joyce (LaWare) Neveux.His family members include his father, Robert E. Neveux and his wife, Sharon of Goffstown; his sister, Michelle McManus and her...
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Irene Enos

March 6, 1921 - April 23, 2017

Concord, NH - Irene Elizabeth Gordon Enos died at Havenwood Heritage Heights on Sunday April 23, 2017. She was 96. Irene was born in 1921 in South Alexandria, NH, the daughter of Lura Eleanor Noyes and Karl Albert Gordon. She was predeceased by her sisters Helen Gordon Merrill, Vera Gordon Dustin, Jean Gordon Brown and brother Arthur Karl Gordon. She graduated from Bristol (NH) High School...
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Maurice Henry Dupuis

October 3, 1927 - April 18, 2017

Concord - Maurice Henry Dupuis, 89, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Maurice was born in Concord to Samuel Dupuis and Alberta Dupuis (Monast) on October 3, 1927. He graduated from St John's High School in 1946. After High School, he served in the Navy during the tail end of World War II. After his service with the Navy, he received his Bachelor's degree from New...
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Phyllis Bodwell

November 1, 1918 - April 16, 2017

Phyllis Buxton Bodwell (98) of Concord, NH passed away peacefully in the presence of family members on Sunday April 15 2017. She was born in Bethel VT and after high school, attended Keene State Teachers College and joined the faculty at Milford (NH) Area High School (MAHS). Even though she was working and raising a family, she attended night school, obtained a Masters in library science and was...
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Rose Marie Dow

March 12, 1944 - April 12, 2017

FRANKLIN-Rose M. Dow, 73, of Franklin, NH passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.Rose's family members include her husband of 56 years, David E. Dow Sr.; daughter, Brenda Champagne of Grafton, NH; son, David E. Dow Jr. of Gorham, ME; daughter Pamela Dow of Hooksett, NH; daughter, Lisa Dow of Warner, NH; daughter Kelly Carter of Hooksett, NH; son Brian Dow of Concord, NH;...
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Mary K. Rogan

January 10, 1925 - April 9, 2017

Mary C. (Kirvin) Rogan who lived at the White Rock Community in Bow, NH died on April 9, 2017. She was born in Brockton, MA to Mary (Carroll) and William J. Kirvin. She graduated from St. Patrick's Parochial High School, after which she was employed by New England Telephone and Telegraph as a Service Representative in Brockton.Mary had a very interesting and wonderful life. She was married 48...
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Thomas Anthony Yasewicz

December 18, 1929 - April 6, 2017

Bow - Thomas A. Yasewicz, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend died peacefully at his home in the early hours of April 6, 2017 after a long struggle with Alzheimer's Disease.Tom was a first generation American, born Thomas A. Jasiewicz to Polish immigrant parents Casimir and Josephine (Philip) on December 18, 1929, in Frackville, PA. He had five sisters; Wanda,...
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Henry Mead Herrick

February 13, 1941 - March 28, 2017

H. Mead HerrickBOW Henry Mead Herrick, 76, passed away at Hospice House in Concord on March 28, 2017.He was born February 13, 1941 to Edward A. and Katherine (Mead) Herrick in Bangor, Maine. The Herrick Family lived in several New England communities including Chocorua and Gilmanton, settling in Jaffrey in 1954. Following graduation from Conant High School in Jaffrey, Mead enlisted in the...
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Elsie Ordway

June 14, 1929 - March 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Alfred Edward Roberts

June 20, 1930 - March 25, 2017

Alfred "Al" E. Roberts, Jr.Al Roberts died peacefully on March 25, 2017 at The Birches of Concord. He was born in 1930 to Margaret (Burns) Roberts and Alfred E. Roberts in Brooklyn, New York. Al grew up in the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn attending parochial schools and graduated from Saint Francis Prep in 1948. After graduation, he joined The Redemptorists as a brother where he served in...
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Pauline G. Montembeault

November 16, 1926 - March 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Pauline G. Montembeault

November 16, 1926 - March 22, 2017

CONCORD - Pauline G. Montembeault, 90, of Concord passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at the Merrimack County Nursing home in Boscawen. She was born in Portland, Maine on November 16, 1926 a daughter of Harry L. and Marjorie (Ross) Knox. She graduated from South Boston High School 1945. She was employed by John Hancock Insurance. She also worked as a seamstress for Emmons & Howlands...
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Edward Adam Kushmerek

October 17, 1925 - March 22, 2017

CONCORD-Edward A. Kushmerek, 91, of Concord, NH died on March 22, 2017 at Presidential Oaks surrounded by his loved ones. Edward was born in Chelsea, MA to Adam and Martha (LeWandowska) Kushmerek on October 17, 1925.He graduated from Malden High School, Malden, MA. Edward retired from Sylvania of Salem, MA as a Master Electrician. Edward was predeceased by his brothers Walter, and Leo Kushmerek...
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Wilfred Joseph Thibeault

March 8, 1947 - March 20, 2017

LOUDON - Wilfred J. Thibeault, Jr., of Loudon passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, March 20, 2017. He was born in Danville, NH, the son of Wilfred J. and Bertha (Hartford) Thibeault, Sr. He was a graduate of Haverhill Trade School.He worked for the Town of Bow Highway Department for ten years, a job he truly enjoyed, until he retired in 2013.Wilfred was a true outdoorsman...
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Gordon Lee Hedderig

January 29, 1943 - March 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Shirley Ann Herren

August 22, 1935 - March 19, 2017

Shirley Ann Hunt Minery Herren, 81, died peacefully on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at home in Debary, FL with her husband at her side, after a long illness. She was born on August 22, 1935 in Manchester, NH, the daughter of Florence Hunt of Loudon, NH. Shirley enjoyed casino's, dancing, traveling, volunteering, but enjoyed her family the most. She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. In...
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James Arnold Kelso

March 8, 1928 - March 15, 2017

James A. Kelso, 89, died Wednesday at Pleasant View Nursing Home following a brief illness. A longtime resident of Bow, Jim was a highly regarded house builder and developer. Some of his sub-divisions include Bela Brook, Kelso Drive and Evergreen Drive all in Bow. He also owned and managed office buildings in Concord. In 1946 he joined the U.S. Army and served in Kobe, Japan. Unknown to many,...
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Gregory Alan Houston

November 20, 1961 - March 14, 2017

CHICHESTER-Gregory A. Houston, 55, of Chichester, NH passed away at his home on March 14, 2017. He was born on November 20th, 1961 in Concord, NH to Richard and Marian (Brown) Houston. Greg attended Merrimack Valley High School. He worked at Concord Litho Group for over 34 years. Greg enjoyed being outdoors, and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He also enjoyed watching his beloved New England...
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Nathan Berry

January 26, 1975 - March 12, 2017

HOPKINTON-Nathan Thomas Berry, 42 years old, died at his Hopkinton home on March 12, 2017.Nathan graduated from Hopkinton High School in 1993 and received an Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice from New Hampshire Technical Institute in 1996. He served as a part-time police officer for the Hopkinton and Henniker Police Departments. After graduating from the NH Police Academy, he served in the...
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Royce E. Riddle

August 8, 1930 - March 11, 2017

BOW-Royce Riddle of Bow, born August 8, 1930 passed away at Concord Hospital after a long illness on March 11, 2017. He Graduated from Concord High School in 1948 and served in the US Army during the Korean War.Following military service he was employed by the JJ Newberry-McCrory Co., the Bow School District as Head Custodian for over 15 years and served many years as a Director and Treasurer...
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Jean L. Normand

October 25, 1928 - March 11, 2017

Jean L. (Gardner) Normand Born on October 25, 1928, in Olean, NY, and a resident of Concord since 1961, Jean Normand passed away suddenly on March 11, 2017, at home with her beloved husband by her side. Devoted to her family, she will be remembered for being exceptionally active and helping others to the very end. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, dancing, watching her husband, Ralph on the golf...
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Katherine Pappas Charcalis

October 1, 1923 - March 10, 2017

Born in North Epirus, Greece, and a resident of Concord for seventy years, Katherine Pappas Charcalis, 93, passed away on March 10, 2017, at home with her loved ones by her side. Particularly devoted to her family, she will be remembered for being accepting, encouraging, and most loving by her children, who in turn respected and loved her dearly. She was predeceased by her husband William G....
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Nancy Shea

September 12, 1934 - March 4, 2017

Nancy B. Shea, 82, passed away Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the Hospice House in Concord. She was born in Concord on Sept. 12, 1934, a daughter of Joseph and Harriet (Bryant) Blanchard. She spent her life in the Concord area and was a graduate of Concord High School. She later worked for Grand Union and Blue Cross Blue Shield. Nancy loved sewing, quilting, and gardening. She expressed her love...
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Douglas Mitchell Black

March 2, 2017

Douglas M. Black, M.D., beloved husband, father and friend, died peacefully in his sleep on March 2, 2017. He was 86. He was a first generation American, born in Barre, Vermont to Scottish parents. He graduated from UVM Medical School and followed that up with two years in the Air Force. After three years at Women's Hospital in New York City to complete his training, he started an Obstetrics and...
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Helen Evelyn Waldvogel

January 8, 1923 - March 1, 2017

Helen Waldvogel was born in NYC, NY on January 8, 1923. She died on March 1, 2017.A consummate mother and homemaker, Helen enjoyed friends, travel, decorating, dancing and fashion. But most of all she loved her family and beloved husband John.Helen was predeceased by her husband and childhood sweetheart, John Waldvogel. She was also predeceased by her brother Eugene Mach. Helen is survived by...
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Charles Edward Koenig

November 9, 1924 - February 27, 2017

CONCORD-Charles Edward Koenig was born on November 9, 1924 in Jamaica, New York to Lillian (Fry) and Henry Koenig. He was the apple of his mother's eye, and soon became the big brother to twin sisters Lillian and Eleanor.Charley was good student and became eligible to attend the prestigious Brooklyn Technical High School, along with good friend, Bob Allyn. After completing high school, he...
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Lincoln Robert Shedd

May 22, 1918 - February 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Karl Michael Johnson

May 4, 1951 - February 18, 2017

It is with a heavy heart we announce the death of K. Michael Johnson, 65, who passed away on February 18th after a brief and trying illness. Mike was in love with mountains, particularly the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Born in 1951 to Polly B. and Harlan F. Johnson of Concord, NH, he began hiking as a youngster with his brother David and continued to find his way north with Outing Clubs at...
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Betty Jane Blake

December 12, 1921 - February 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Pearl Mary Carlson

June 20, 1925 - February 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Charles Rufus Averill

May 12, 1928 - February 7, 2017

Charles R. Averill passed away peacefully at Harris Hill Nursing home, in Concord, Tuesday, February 07, 2017. He was born May 12, 1928 to Paul L. and Margaret (Daley) Averill in Concord, NH. Charles, (Charlie) graduated from Concord High School in 1947 then served in the naval reserve for eight years. He worked for Greenland Services where he learned small engine repair, becoming a sales person...
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Robert Treat Dann

August 1, 1927 - February 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Mary Diamond Yannekis

January 8, 1929 - February 5, 2017

CONCORD - Mary Diamond Yannekis, passed away peacefully at her home, in Concord, with her children at her side. She was born January 8th, 1929 in Dover New Hampshire to Diamond (Bograkos) and Charles Kageleiry.Mary leaves her children, Gia Yannekis & son-in-law Jens Ostergaard, Greg Yannekis & daughter-in-law Emmy Roth, and her three grandchildren, Gia, Eli and Theo. Her Kageleiry family...
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Brian David Ford

September 10, 1968 - February 1, 2017

I miss you, my love.Brian David Ford died unexpectedly at home on February 1, 2017. He leaves behind a hole that no one could ever fill.He was born in Worcester, MA in September 1968, the fifth of six children, to Robert and Margorie Ford. He was full of life and laughter, loved to be around his friends and to game. He is survived by his wife, Valerie; his sister, Paula, and brothers Bill and...
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Donn Mann

November 11, 1932 - January 31, 2017

Donn Mann Sr. died peacefully at the New Hampshire Veterans Home January 31st, surrounded by family. He was born November 11, 1932 in Concord, New Hampshire to Bertha (Angwin) Mann and Guy W. Mann. Donn is predeceased by his wife, Carmen. Together, they had five children, Julie Fowler, Donna Blake, David Mann, Donn Mann Jr., and Thomas Mann; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Donn also...
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Naomi Ruth Grossman

March 14, 1932 - January 29, 2017

Naomi Grossman (nee Hussey), 84, of Allentown, PA (formerly of Chichester, NH), died peacefully at Muhlenberg/Lehigh Valley Hospital in Bethlehem, PA, following a brief illness. Born March 14, 1932 in Concord, NH, she was the daughter of the late Alvin and Daisy (Kilmister) Hussey of Chichester, NH. Graduating from Concord High School in 1950, and the University of New Hampshire in 1954, Naomi...
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Rita Blanche Kelley

June 4, 1921 - January 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Henry Robert Malay

December 2, 1934 - January 26, 2017

Henry "Buz" Malay, 82, of Bow passed away Thursday evening at Elliott Hospital surrounded by his loving family.He was born in Nashua a son of Henry Andrew and Agnes (Lewkowicz) Malay. He was a graduate of Nashua High School, the University of New Hampshire and Hesser College.Buz served five years in the US Navy during the Korean War and spent two years at the US Naval Hospital in Yokosuka, Japan...
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Bessie Z. Garos

May 14, 1919 - January 25, 2017

Bessie Garos, 97, of Concord, NH, died peacefully January 25, 2017, at The Birches following a brief illness.She was born Persephone Zitrides on May 14, 1919, in Manchester, NH, to George G. Zitrides and Marina (Papathanasiou) Zitrides. In 1937, she graduated from Manchester Central High School and from Hesser Business College in 1938. She began work at Grenier Air Force Base in 1942, as chief...
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Carol Kimball Young

December 26, 1927 - January 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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John Caddell

March 22, 1924 - January 17, 2017

John Caddell, 92, of Belmont, NH and formerly of East Bridgewater and Stoughton MA died peacefully Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Merrimack County Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family.John entered the Navy on Christmas day, 1942 and served on the destroyer USS Haggard in the WWII Pacific Theater. He earned 4 bronze battle stars in the Asiatic-Pacific Area and 2 bronze battle stars in the...
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Ann Hasbany

March 26, 1939 - January 17, 2017

PEMBROKE-Ann S. Hasbany, 77, of Pembroke died Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at the CRVNA Hospice House. Ann graduated from Vanceboro High School and Bangor Eastern Maine Medical Center with her RN. As a registered nurse she worked in Massachusetts and Florida. Ann spent 25 years as an ER nurse at Concord Hospital and then 17 years with the Concord Regional VNA as a hospice nurse. She was a member...
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Caroline Ford Read

June 3, 1913 - January 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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James Smith Milton

September 14, 1933 - January 7, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Jack Edwin Earle

December 9, 1938 - January 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Helen L. Volk

November 11, 1926 - January 4, 2017

BOW-Helen Louise Volk, aged 90, died peacefully on January 4, 2017 at Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen, NH. She was a former resident of Bow, NH and a long time summer resident of Bear Island in Meredith, NH. Helen was born on November 11, 1926 in Lawrence, MA, daughter of Jeremiah Sullivan and Helen Yunggebauer. She attended Lawrence Public Schools and Salem (MA) State Teacher's...
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Vesta Smith

May 30, 1915 - January 4, 2017

CONTOOCOOK-Vesta M. Smith, 101, of Contoocook, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Presidential Oaks where she had resided for nine months. She was born in Centre County, Pennsylvania on May 30, 1915 to R. Scott and Clara (Grenoble) Rachau. Vesta was married to LaRue R. Smith, celebrating over 51 years of marriage until his death in 1990. She was a member of the Contoocook United...
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Madeleine Mary Pritchard

August 27, 1914 - January 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Ralph Edward LaFreniere

December 29, 1928 - December 31, 2016

STRAFFORD - Ralph E. LaFreniere, 88, retired Navy 30 years, passed away on Friday December 31, 2016.He was predeceased by his wife Dorothy, his parents, Arthur and Daisey and several brothers and sisters.He was survived by children and families of Michele, Barry and Laureen; grandchildren and families of Christine, Jared, Erin and Blake; 7 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren....
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Chip A. Cochran

June 23, 1946 - December 31, 2016

Loudon-Russell "Chip" Cochran Jr., 70, of Loudon died Saturday, December 31, 2016. Chip was born in Concord, NH on June 23, 1946 he was the son of Russell and Mildred (Gill) Cochran. He was a graduate of Concord High School class of 1965. Chip retired from the National Guard after many years of faithful service. Chip found great joy in living in the Loudon Community. He worked at Kloeckner...
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Marc Alexander Warren

April 5, 1956 - December 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Olive L. Dubreuil

October 23, 1924 - December 29, 2016

CONCORD-Olive L. Dubreuil, 92, of Concord died peacefully at Concord Hospital, Thursday Dec. 29, 2016. Born in Pittsfield Olive was the daughter of the late Georgianna (Brown) Robinson and Kenneth Robinson Sr. She was a graduate of Pittsfield High School and lived in Penacook most of her life.Prior to her retirement Olive was employed at Hoyt Electric in Penacook. In her spare time you would...
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Elsie Elaine Goodwin

June 2, 1927 - December 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Gertrude Emily Shea

June 8, 1928 - December 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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John Scott Weeks

November 6, 1955 - December 24, 2016

CONCORD-John S. Weeks, 61, of Concord, NH died December 24, 2016 at Concord Hospital. He was born at the Otis Air Force Base in Bourne, Massachusetts on November 6, 1955. John enjoyed spending time with family and friends, fishing, riding motorcycles, watching Nascar and the Steelers. John was predeceased by his father, James Weeks and a son JJ Weeks.Members of his family include his mother,...
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Victor M. Kumin

August 2, 1921 - December 23, 2016

WARNER- Victor M. KuminVictor Montwid Kumin, a long-time resident of Warner, NH, died peacefully at his home on December 23, 2016. He was 95 years old. He was the husband of poet and author Maxine Kumin, who died in the 68th year of the couple's marriage in 2014.Victor was born on August 2, 1921 in Worcester, Mass, the third child of Samuel Kumin and Clara Montwid. His parents, both originally...
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Helen Margaret Archer

April 11, 1929 - December 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Thomas Kenneth Dubreuil

August 7, 1948 - December 21, 2016

Thomas K. Dubreuil(1948-2016)Thomas K. Dubreuil of Franklin, NH passed away in his sleep on December 21, 2016. He was born in Concord on August 7, 1948 to Adrian and Olive (Robinson) Dubreuil. He grew up and spent most of his life in Penacook. Thomas loved Penacook and was known by everyone. His nickname was Dube. He graduated from Penacook High School in 1966. He went to work at Universal...
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Steven Edward Hengen

August 7, 1949 - December 20, 2016

Steven Edward Hengen, 67, died Tuesday night, Dec. 20, 2016, at The Birches; the cause was frontotemporal dementia (FTD) with which he was diagnosed in 2011. Steve was born on Aug. 7, 1949, in Richmond Hill (Queens), New York City. His parents, Erwin O. and Meta (Steenken) Hengen, immigrated to the United States as adventurous young adults in in the early 1920s; neither ever saw their parents...
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Albert Howell Menns

August 3, 1940 - December 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Elaine Jane Rutherford

September 4, 1948 - December 19, 2016

HOOKSETT-Elaine J. (Doucet) Rutherford, 68, died December 19 at the Hospice House in Concord, NH after a short illness.A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived by her husband, John Rutherford of Hooksett; her son, Richard and granddaughter, Tayhana Doucet of Hooksett; her brother, Robert Doucet and his wife, Lorraine of Florida; her mother in law, Patricia Rutherford of Concord and...
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June M. Anderson

December 21, 1922 - December 17, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Monique F. Hardy

February 13, 1925 - December 14, 2016

Monique F. Hardy, age 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children December 14, 2016 at Concord (NH) Hospital. She was born February 13, 1925 in Marseilles, France to Pierre and Blanche (Millicent) Fontaine. After meeting her future husband during World War II she emigrated to the U.S. and married William C. Hardy on July 24, 1949. She worked for Sears as a customer service associate,...
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Wayne T. Pethic

May 20, 1944 - December 12, 2016

Wayne T. Pethic died at the Concord Hospice House on Dec 12, 2016 in Concord, NH at the age of 72 with family by his side.Wayne is survived by his wife Jane Flanders Pethic. Daughters Michele Newcomb of Concord NH. Erika Robinson and husband Robert of Epping, NH Grandchildren Alexander W. Pethic and wife Indy of Rochester NH, Rachel A. Robinson, Robert A. Robinson Jr. of Epping, NH. Great...
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Barbara Ann Salmon

April 11, 1947 - December 12, 2016

CONCORD-Barbara Ann (Evans) Salmon, 69, died on December 12, 2016 at her home in Concord after 6 years of declining health. Her son, David Salmon of Concord; her two daughters, Nicole Salmon of Merrimack and Tracey Ardito of Smithtown, NY; her brother, Charles Evans of Northwood and her sister, Renee Lessard of Pembroke were with her when she passed.Barbara was predeceased by her husband, David...
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Edward Nutter

August 10, 1926 - December 11, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Sally Mae Marden

October 17, 1944 - December 5, 2016

CONCORD-Sally Mae Marden, 72, died Monday, December 5, 2016 surrounded by her family. Sally was born in Concord, NH on October 17, 1944. Sally was predeceased by her parents, Howard and Mary (Camera) Wing.Members of Sally's family include her husband, Anthony Marden Sr. of Concord; her daughter, Sherry Upton and her husband, James of Concord; her son Anthony Marden Jr. and his wife, Holly;...
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Karol Edyth Higgins

December 17, 1948 - December 2, 2016

BOW - Karol Edyth (French) Higgins, 67, passed away with family members by her side at Concord Hospital Friday, December 2, 2016 after a lengthy illness. Karol, known to most people as Kay, was born December 17, 1948, the eldest of two children to Carroll and Edith (Hall) French. She was a resident of Bow for most of her life. She attended elementary school in Bow and graduated from Concord High...
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Craig William Creech

June 4, 1971 - December 1, 2016

Craig W. Creech, 45, resident of Loudon, passed away December 1, 2016. On this day the world lost a truly great man and Soldier.Craig was the very best of everything good, always caring and gracious to all those who were fortunate enough to have shared in his life. Nonetheless, he was willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need, even a stranger. Craig was such a care free, fun guy, with a...
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Murray Burdette Loss

December 10, 1926 - November 29, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bennett Funeral Home, Concord, NH.
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Donald Edward Burgess

October 24, 1942 - November 28, 2016

Canterbury, NH - Donald Edward Burgess, age 74, died tragically on November 28, way before his time. Don was born in St. Johnsbury, Vt., the son of Ralph Staples Burgess and Evelyn Malina Cardinal. He graduated from St. Johnsbury Trade School and attended Keene State College, graduating in June 1966 with a Bachelor of Education Degree. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great...
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Joseph Allen Heston

November 13, 1936 - November 25, 2016

CONCORD- Joseph Allen Heston, 80, passed away on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 at his Concord home surrounded by friends following a brief illness. Joseph was a graduate of Albion College.Mr. Heston was predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Jane (Allen) Heston and his sister Dr. Julie L. Heston of Webster.Private acknowledgment of his life will be held in the future.
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Bernice Anna Mahoney

December 20, 1921 - November 21, 2016

CONCORD- Bernice "Bunny" Mahoney of Concord, NH passed away at the age of 94 on the 21st of Nov 2016. She was born in Concord, NH on December 20, 1921. Bernice was predeceased by her husband, Benjamin D. Mahoney.Her family members include her children, Ronald Mahoney and his wife, Martha of Concord, Robert Mahoney and his wife, Linda of Bow, Douglas Mahoney and his wife, Carol of FL,...
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Althea Dulcie Thacher

November 9, 1934 - November 19, 2016

CONCORD, NH - ALTHEA D. THACHER, 82, of Concord, NH formerly of Boston, MA, died Saturday, November 19, 2016 at her home.Widow of William Fredson, mother to Wendy Jensen of Bow, NH, Holly Etheredge of Cedar Creek, TX and Darrell Thatcher of Williamsport, MD; grandmother to 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; predeceased by 2 brothers and 1 sister.A graveside service will be held at Forest...
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Ann Douglas Hoagland

March 3, 1931 - November 19, 2016

CONCORD-Ann Douglas Hoagland, Age 85, of East Concord and Alton Bay, New Hampshire passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Presidential Oaks Rehabilitation Center in Concord after a period of failing health. She was born on March 3, 1931 in Lowell, Massachusetts to Walter and Virginia "Ginny" (Shelton) Douglas and was raised as their beloved only child. Ann graduated in 1949 from Lowell High...
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Janella Marie Fritz

April 23, 1963 - November 18, 2016

WOLFEBORO- Janella Marie Fritz, 53, died suddenly at her home in Wolfeboro on November 18, 2016. Janella was born in Salem, MA on April 23, 1963.She was predeceased by her sister, Jeana Marie Fritz.Members of her family include her father, Vincent P. Fritz and his wife, Catherine of FL; her mother, Elaine F. Blinn and her husband, Harry of Concord, NH; her daughter, Shannon Parr of MN; her son,...
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David Scott Whitacre

June 4, 1955 - November 17, 2016

David Scott Whitacre(1955 - 2016)Hooksett, N.H.David Scott Whitacre, 61, passed away following a sudden illness at Elliot Hospital in Manchester, N.H. on Nov. 17, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Dave was born in Beecher City, Ill. and attended Effingham High School. He graduated from Culver-Stockton College in Canton, Mo. and The John Marshall Law School in Chicago before working as an...
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Dudley Shepard Taft

October 7, 1924 - November 17, 2016

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John Stephen Kuliga

December 22, 1917 - November 17, 2016

HOOKSETT - John S. Kuliga, 98, of Hooksett passed away Thursday morning at Community Hospice House in Merrimack.John was born in Manchester, a son of Frank and Caroline (Makala) Kuliga and attended Manchester Schools. In his younger years, John was active in the Concord and Manchester Sunset Baseball League as well as playing semi-pro football.While still a young man, John was part of the...
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Rachel Higgins

October 14, 1923 - November 13, 2016

Rachel (Lanzo) Higgins of Concord, NH passed away on November 13, 2016, surrounded by her family. She was born in Concord on October 14, 1923 to Antonio Lanzo and Michilina (Milo) Lanzo. She was married to Clayton A. Higgins, Jr at St. Peter's Church in Concord on November 26, 1949. Rachel graduated from Concord High School and went on to receive an R.N. degree from the Elliot Hospital School...
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Charles Alvin Topping

May 25, 1924 - November 12, 2016

CONCORD-Charles Alvin Topping (Al), 92, of Concord, NH passed away on November 12, 2016 at the CRVNA Hospice House.Al was born on May 25, 1924 in Portland, Maine of Canadian parents Charles and Dorothy (Thompson) Topping. He spent most of his early years living in Toronto, Canada.At the age of 18 Al joined the United States Navy, serving aboard the USS Elizabeth Stanton. During WWII, he...
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Victoria Susan Rosenberg

June 11, 1954 - November 11, 2016

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Debra Anne Littlefield

June 12, 1956 - November 6, 2016

PEMBROKE-Debra A. Littlefield, 60, of Pembroke, passed away peacefully on November 6, 2016. She was born in Bethany Deaconess Hospital in Brooklyn, New York on June 12, 1956 the daughter of Henry VanHouten and Florence (Leible) VanHouten. She lived on 71 Street, Glendale, New York until she was in her late teens.Debra was humorous and quick witted; but also headstrong and fiercely hard working...
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William Anthony Verville

May 9, 1954 - November 3, 2016

BOW - William A. Verville, 62, of 34 Heidi Lane, died November 3, 2016 after a nearly two-year battle with cancer that he valiantly tried to win. He passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home surrounded in love as his daughters and wife were by his side. He was born in Concord, NH, the son of William and Alma (Rhodenizer). He graduated from Hopkinton High School and attended the NH...
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Donna Dearborn Woodfin

May 9, 1940 - November 2, 2016

.CONCORD - Donna Dearborn Woodfin died on November 2, 2016 after a brief illness, surrounded by her family. She was born on May 9, 1940 in Manchester, NH, to Hilda Orr Dearborn and Joseph Henry Dearborn. She lived in Concord most of her life, where she attended school, raised her family, worked, and retired. She received an undergraduate degree from Keene Teachers' College in 1962 and a graduate...
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Barbara Eva Leclerc

October 19, 1930 - October 30, 2016

Barbara Eva Leclerc passed away peacefully in her sleep on October 30, 2016Barbara was born in Nashua, NH on October 19, 1930 to Sophie (Sabanski) and Joseph A. Alleson. The family lived in New York City for several years before returning to NH to live on her grandfather William's farm in Hudson.Barbara met her husband, "Dick" when she was sixteen. They were married on August 13, 1949 in Orange,...
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Barbara Sanderson Chamberlin

November 1, 1930 - October 29, 2016

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Gordon Donald Matson

October 16, 1943 - October 28, 2016

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Jeannette C. Shaw

July 6, 1930 - October 28, 2016

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Ronald Albert Goodine

September 28, 1934 - October 28, 2016

CONCORD-Ronald A. Goodine, 82, of Concord, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on October 28, 2016. He was born in Barre, VT in 1934 the son of Carroll and Rosezella (Miller) Goodine. Ronald graduated from Bradford Academy in 1953 and enlisted in the U.S. Army and served for 3 years. On June 15, 1958 he married Mary Louise Kidder.Ronald was employed at Merrimack County Savings Bank...
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Cheslia W. Gray

August 23, 1919 - October 22, 2016

Cheslia W. (Rouse) GrayCheslia "Chet" W. Gray, 97, of Concord, passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on October 22.Cheslia was born in Washburn, Maine on Aug. 23, 1919 to Alice (Howard) and Earl Rouse. While attending high school in Washburn, Maine she played on the boys' basketball team where she received her nickname Chet. She graduated class of 1947 from Husson College in Bangor...
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John Henry Porter

October 1, 1938 - October 17, 2016

John (Jack) H. Porter, Jr. of Hopkinton and Moultonborough, NH passed away on October 17, 2016 at Concord Hospital. Jack was born in Bedford, MA to John H. and Helen Porter on October 1, 1938. He spent a significant part of his childhood on Lake Winnipesaukee, exploring and loving the lake. For the past 20 years he and his wife of 44 years, Louisa, have lived on the Lake in Moultonborough....
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