Our Obituaries

Carolyn S. Madden

September 21, 1927 - January 26, 2018


View Tribute »

Roy F. Legere

February 3, 1946 - January 22, 2018

A proud Navy veteran, Roy F. Legere 71, of Pine Cliff Road, Alstead, NH, passed away on Monday evening, January 22, 2018 at the White River Junction Veterans Administration Medical Center in White River Junction, VT.Roy's parents, Joseph R. and Mary I. (Melanson) Legere proudly welcomed their son into the world on February 3, 1946 in Waltham, Mass.Growing up in Somers, CT, Roy paved the way for...
View Tribute »

Stephen R. Symonds

November 7, 1954 - January 18, 2018

Stephen R. Symonds, 63, of Keene, died at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH on Thursday, January 18, 2018 with his loving family and close friends by his side following a brief illness.He was born in Keene, NH on November 7, 1954 the son of Ralph "Hugger" Symonds and Anna (DiLuzio) Symonds.He was a lifelong resident of Keene, attended Keene Schools and was a 1972 graduate of...
View Tribute »

Marilyn V. Elliott

November 8, 1949 - January 17, 2018

Marilyn V. Elliott 68, a longtime resident of Marlow, NH died peacefully on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at her home after a long illness.She was born in Winchester. NH on November 8, 1949 the daughter of Charles and Leona Fisher.Marilyn grew up and attended schools in Winchester and graduated from Thayer High School in 1964. She married her late husband, Ralph M. Elliott in 1970 and immediately...
View Tribute »

Scott M. Crowl

January 9, 1963 - January 16, 2018

Scott M. Crowl, 55, a resident of Richmond, NH passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.He was born January 9, 1963 in Teaneck, NJ the son of Robert and Virginia (Feige) Crowl. He was a 1981 graduate of Thayer High school and shortly after graduation he went to work for the Athol Daily News, where he worked for 34 years.On September 16, 1995 he married the love of his...
View Tribute »

Rosemary B. Senical

May 26, 1946 - January 14, 2018

Rosemary B. Senical 71, of Hinsdale, NH passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, January 14, 2018 with her loving family by her side.She was born in Northampton, MA on May 26, 1946 the daughter of Wilson J. and Bertha C. (Sweircz) Senical.She grew up in Northampton, MA attended local schools and was a graduate of St. Michael's High School.She was employed as a switchboard operator at the...
View Tribute »

Ellen M. DeYoung

March 17, 1935 - January 14, 2018

Ellen M. (Melletta) DeYoung, 82, a resident of Swanzey, NH passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, January 14, 2018, following a period of declining health. She was born March 17, 1935 in Paterson, NJ the daughter of Arthur and Jessie Melletta. She was a 1953 graduate of Eastside High School in Paterson and went on to work as a Dental Hygienist for many years. On August 11, 1956 she...
View Tribute »

Marion A. Reagan

February 2, 1926 - January 10, 2018

Marion Armstrong Reagan, 91, a resident of Swanzey, NH passed away peacefully at the Cheshire Medical Center, Keene, NH following a period of declining health. She was born February 2, 1926 in Glasgow, Scotland the daughter of James G and Margaret (Docherty) Armstrong. The daughter of immigrants, she learned the value of hard work, devotion and above all family, at a very early age. She was a...
View Tribute »

Melvin W. Morgan

September 26, 1932 - January 3, 2018

Melvin W. Morgan, 85, a resident of Keene, NH passed away at his home on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. He was born September 26, 1932 in Winterport, ME the son of Mervin and Grace (Holmes) Morgan. He was a 1950 graduate of Hampden Academy in Hampden, Maine. Melvin went on to attend the University of Maine at Orono where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering in 1954. Melvin...
View Tribute »

Barbara E. Kerbaugh

January 5, 1935 - January 3, 2018

Barbara Ellen Aldrich Kerbaugh, 82, of Springfield, Vt., and formerly of Keene, N.H., died Wednesday, January 3, 2018 surrounded by her family. Her parents, Russell and Myra (née Emerson) Aldrich, proudly welcomed their daughter into the world on January 5, 1935 in Keene, N.H. She grew up in Keene and was a 1953 graduate of Keene High School.She became a bookkeeper for the former Royal Furriers...
View Tribute »

Astrid E. DiMeco

March 28, 1927 - January 2, 2018

Astrid E. (Chickie) DiMeco, 90, of Londonderry, NH, and formerly of Keene and Swanzey Center died peacefully at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH, on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 after a brief illness.She was born in Keene, NH, on March 28, 1927, the daughter of Mary Elizabeth (McCartney) Olson and Judge Arthur Olson.She taught English, French, and Latin at the Keene Junior High School for...
View Tribute »

Steven J. Pair

February 27, 1952 - December 31, 2017

Steven J. Pair 65, of Castle Street, Keene, NH, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 31, 2017, at his home in Keene.His parents, Leonard E. and Lorraine (Frappier) Paire proudly welcomed their son into the world on February 27, 1952 in Bainbridge, Maryland.A lifelong resident of Keene, Steven was a 1970 graduate of Keene High School. While in high school, Steven excelled as a member of...
View Tribute »

Evelyn Clara Driscoll

October 3, 1925 - December 30, 2017

Evelyn C. Driscoll 92, of Arch Street, Keene, NH died peacefully on Saturday., December 30, 2017 with her loving family by her side after a long struggle with dementia.She was born in Harrisville, NH on October 3, 1925 the daughter of Howard and Clarice (Beaulieu) Main. Following her mother's death when she was three years old, her father married Jennie who raised her and her brother Gene as her...
View Tribute »

Lucas L. Raymond

September 5, 1957 - December 29, 2017

Lucas L. Raymond, "Luke" (Ronald L. Raymond), 60, a resident of Keene, passed away at his home on Friday, December 29, 2017, after a long battle with cancer.He was born September 5, 1957 in Boston, MA the son of Francis and Wilda (Simonds) Raymond, Sr. He grew up in West Swanzey and East Alstead, where his lived on a farm, which was one of his fondest childhood memories. He graduated from...
View Tribute »

Marie M. DelColle

November 21, 1924 - December 29, 2017

A kind, gentle soul could be found in Marie M. DelColle 93, of Keene, NH, who passed away peacefully, early Friday morning, December 29, 2017, at the Thompson House in Brattleboro, Vermont.Her parents, Thomas and Katherine E. (Orth) Cantwell, proudly welcomed their daughter into the world on November 21, 1924, Staten Island, New York.Marie was a caring person. She especially enjoyed her...
View Tribute »

George Vakalis

September 19, 1930 - December 29, 2017

George Vakalis, 87, a resident of Westmoreland, NH and former resident of Keene, NH passed away peacefully at the Maplewood Nursing Home on Friday, December 29, 2017. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on September 19, 1930, the son of Angelos and Angela Bouhagier Vakalis. After losing his father at the young age of 7, George was quickly thrown into the workforce to help support his family. In these...
View Tribute »

Rosemarie C. Whiting

July 23, 1967 - December 28, 2017

Rosemarie C. (Morin) Whiting, 50, a resident of Keene, NH passed away at her home on Thursday, December 28. 2017. She was born July 23, 1967 in Westminster, MA, the daughter of Paul and Ruth (Herold) Morin. She was a 1985 graduate of Keene High School. She worked for many years for McDonald's in Keene.She was a very compassionate person who was always willing to help others in need. She was...
View Tribute »

William F. Thomas

October 31, 1928 - December 27, 2017

William Frederick "Bill" Thomas 89, of Marlborough, NH, died on December 27, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center, Keene, NH, following a brief illness. He was born in Wolfeboro, NH on October 31, 1928, the son of Chester and Effie Thomas. He attended elementary school in Tuftonboro, NH, and graduated from Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, NH. Bill was a graduate of Keene State College in Keene,...
View Tribute »

Mary J. Nelson

July 6, 1932 - December 25, 2017

The skilled yet gentle hands of Mary J. Nelson 85 of Westmoreland, NH and a former resident of Keene, NH and Newport, NH, became still with her passing on Monday, December 25, 2017 at the Maplewood Nursing Home in Westmoreland.Her parents, Joseph H. and Mary E. (Butler) Cheney, proudly welcomed their daughter into the world on July 6, 1932 in Marlborough, NH. Mary grew up in Marlborough and was...
View Tribute »

Ethel M. Nilsen

September 9, 1927 - December 25, 2017

Ethel M. Nilsen, 90, of Swanzey, NH and formerly of Goshen, NH, passed away on Monday, December 25, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene, following a brief illness.Ethel was born on September 9, 1927 to Christian and Othilda (Halvorsen) Thompson of Bronx, New York. Ethel and her brothers, Henry and Roy, grew up in the Bronx and later on City Island. After high school,...
View Tribute »

Malcolm N. MacKenzie

February 20, 1925 - December 24, 2017

A creative mind and talented hands became still with the passing of Malcolm N. "Mac" MacKenzie 92, of Keene, NH on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene. He was a resident of Keene since 1946.Mac's parents, Robert and Stella (Turner) MacKenzie proudly welcomed their son into the world on February 20, 1925 in West Bridgewater, MA. At the age of 18,...
View Tribute »

David J. Menter

April 29, 1978 - December 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Mary Elisabeth Hofreiter

September 3, 1965 - December 20, 2017

A renowned and caring physician, Dr. Mary E. Hofreiter, 52, of Keene, NH, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Keene, NH on December 20, 2017. Mary touched many lives and cared passionately for her friends, family and patients alike.Harold L. and Doris G. (Ramsden) Hofreiter proudly welcomed Mary into the world on September 3, 1965 in Bucks County, PA. The youngest in a family of six, Mary...
View Tribute »

Dennis W. Smith

July 10, 1953 - December 19, 2017

Dennis William Smith 64 of Gilsum N.H passed away at his home on December 19, 2017. Dennis was born on July 10, 1953, the son of Robert and Delores Smith. Dennis was a Navy Veteran and had a career as a truck driver. He enjoyed fishing in Florida and bull riding, he also loved spending time with his dog Johnny. He is survived by three daughters, Denise Villa and her husband Aaron of Hawaii,...
View Tribute »

Gloria V. Beck

November 12, 1922 - December 17, 2017

Gloria Vita (Grano) Beck, 95, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, longtime resident of Walpole, died suddenly at home on December 17, 2017. She was "Glo" to her husband Hank of 64 years who preceded her in death in 2016, Mom to her kids, Nana to her granddaughters and Two Nana to her great-grandson.She was born in 1922 in the Bronx, NY, to Edward and Irma (Barbieri) Grano, the eldest of...
View Tribute »

Beverly A. Richmond

July 8, 1939 - December 17, 2017

A generous and graceful lady, Beverly A. Richmond 78, of Branch Road, Keene, NH passed away on Sunday, December 17, 2017 with her loved ones at her side, at Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth Hitchchock, Keene, following a courageous and tenacious battle with cancer.She was born in Unity, NH on July 8, 1939, the daughter of William and Katherine (Muzzy) Brown, and was raised in Newport, NH by her...
View Tribute »

Jennifer Elizabeth Booher

February 17, 1988 - December 14, 2017

Jennifer Elizabeth Booher, 29, of Fitzwilliam, NH passed away peacefully with her loving parents by her side at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on Thursday, December 14, 2017 after a six-month period of declining health.She was born in Dorchester, MA on February 17, 1988 the daughter of Martin O. and Cynthia E. (Hawes) Booher.Jennifer grew up in Fitzwilliam, NH and attended Emerson...
View Tribute »

Rudi A. Korfmann

November 26, 1938 - December 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Claire C. McMurphy

August 17, 1928 - December 11, 2017

Claire (Cote) McMurphy, 89, a resident of Leeds, MA and long-time resident of Keene, NH passed away at the Baystate Medical Center on Monday, December 11, 2017, following a brief period of declining health.She was born August 17, 1928 in Laconia, NH the daughter of Adelard and Cleophee (Bretton) Cote. She and her husband, Charles met while they were in High School and following graduation they...
View Tribute »

Arthur L. Pickering

April 9, 1941 - December 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Lawrence J. O'Brien

February 8, 1947 - December 10, 2017

Lawrence J. O'Brien, Sr. 70, of Pearl Street, Keene, NH, passed away at his home in Keene on Sunday, December 10, 2017, surrounded in the love of his family, following a brief illness.Larry's parents, James L. and Natalie (Champbella) O'Brien, Sr. proudly welcomed their son into the world on February 8, 1947 in Keene, NH.A lifelong resident of Keene, Larry attended St. Joseph Regional School and...
View Tribute »

Joann A. Baxter

August 23, 1963 - December 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Claudette Marie Guymond

December 17, 1940 - December 1, 2017

Claudette Marie Guymond, 76, of West Swanzey, NH, passed away December 1, 2017, surrounded in love by her family.She was born to the late Catherine A. (Bonner) and Joseph A. Campagna, Sr. on December 17, 1940 in Keene, NH.Claudette was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma at the young age of twenty-three. At the time (1963), this was an incurable cancer. She was given the opportunity to receive...
View Tribute »

Joyce D. Eldridge

January 16, 1934 - December 1, 2017

Joyce Doreen Eldridge, 83, died peacefully at the Genesis Healthcare Keene Center on December 1st, surrounded by loved ones after a long struggle with dementia. She was born January 16, 1934 in Toronto, Ontario, the youngest child of George and Evelyn (Cooke) Eldridge. In 1951 she married James Richardson, and over the next eight years they had three sons, Brian, Jeff and Danny. In 1959, Jim's...
View Tribute »

Charles B. Preston

November 1, 1928 - November 30, 2017

Charles B. Preston, 89, a resident of Keene, NH and former resident of Manchester, CT., passed away peacefully at Langdon Place of Keene on Thursday, November 30, 2017, following a period of declining health. He was born November 1, 1928, in Mishawaka, IN, the son of Everett and Esther (Glenn) Preston. He grew up in the South Bend, Indiana area and attended various schools there. He went on to...
View Tribute »

Viola M. Miner

October 31, 1917 - November 28, 2017

Viola M. Miner, 100 a resident of Keene, NH, passed away peacefully at the Keene Center Genesis, Keene, NH on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. She was born October 31, 1917 in Fitchburg, MA the daughter of Anthony and Mary (Sutkaitis) Bibik. She was a 1936 graduate of St. Bernard's High School. After graduation she worked for Charlton Fur Co. as a stenographer. In 1942 she moved to Bellows Falls,...
View Tribute »

Randy D. Smith

July 11, 1959 - November 26, 2017

Randall "Randy" D. Smith 58, a resident of Sullivan, NH passed away in Stoddard, NH on Sunday, November 26, 2017.He was born July 11, 1959 in Keene, NH the son of Robert J. and Sandra E. (Malcolm) Smith. He was a 1977 graduate of Monadnock Regional High School. Following graduation he held a few different jobs. He worked in Andorra Forest with his brother Mark for several years. Eventually...
View Tribute »

Irene E. Sliwinski

December 18, 1926 - November 23, 2017

The talented hands of a skilled quilter have gone quiet with the passing of Irene Elizabeth Sliwinski 90 of Keene, NH who passed away peacefully on November 23, 2017 at the Keene Center Genesis, Court Street, Keene.Her parents, James F.X. and Rose A. (Zeto) Cook welcomed their daughter into the world on December 18, 1926 in Jamaica, New York. Irene resided in Commack, New York for many years...
View Tribute »

David F. Parody

May 26, 1941 - November 23, 2017

A renowned businessman and entrepreneur, David F. Parody 76, of Aldrich Road, Keene, NH, passed away on Thursday, November 23, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock Keene.David's parents, Frank L. and Gladys (Parda) Parody, proudly welcomed their son into the world on May 26, 1941 in Greenfield, Mass. David grew up in Westfield, MA and was a 1959 graduate of Westfield High...
View Tribute »

Catherine Wilson Perley

May 8, 1963 - November 19, 2017

A fun-loving, vibrant lady, Catherine W. "Cathy" Perley, 54, of Kennedy Drive, Keene, NH, passed away suddenly on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene.Her parents, Helen E. (Paquette) and Edward H. Wilson, Jr. proudly welcomed their middle child into the world on May 8, 1963 in Keene, NH. A successful lady, both personally and professionally,...
View Tribute »

Matthew J. Calder

April 27, 1986 - November 14, 2017

A vibrant, fun-loving, friend-to-all, gentle giant, Matthew J. Calder 31, of Oak Circle, Winchester, NH, tragically lost his life as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 in Ascutney, Vermont.Matthew's parents, Steven Calder and Elizabeth (Ruic) Calder, welcomed their son into the world on April 27, 1986 in Nassau County, Long Island, New York. ...
View Tribute »

Caroline N. Pregent

March 7, 1921 - November 14, 2017

Caroline (Nickie) N. Pregent 96, of Giffin Street, Keene, died peacefully after a brief illness, on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at her home in Keene.Caroline was born on March 7, 1921 in Barre, Vermont, the daughter of Arthur R. and Florence (Marden) Nichols. Caroline moved to Goffstown, NH in 1936 at the age of 15 where she was a graduate of Goffstown High School. She then attended Keene...
View Tribute »

Brenda E. Parker

December 28, 1925 - November 10, 2017

The skilled hands of a talented quilter became still with the passing of Brenda H. Parker 91, a lifelong resident of East Sullivan, NH, on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene, NH.Her parents, Freda B. (Wescome) and Edgar T. Hastings, Sr. proudly welcomed their daughter into the world on December 28, 1925 in Keene, NH. Brenda grew up in East...
View Tribute »

Denise G. Nolan

February 18, 1956 - November 6, 2017

Denise (Galante) Nolan of Fitzwilliam died Monday, Nov. 6, at her home after a battle with cancer. She was 61.Mrs. Nolan was born in Paterson, N.J., to Salvatore Galante and June (Pieringer) Galante, on Feb. 18, 1956. She attended schools in Fair Lawn, N.J. She received her bachelor of music in flute performance from Keene State College, and her Master of Music in musicology from the University...
View Tribute »

Evelyn M. Pollock

September 2, 1928 - November 5, 2017

A kind and gentle soul, Evelyn M. Pollock 89, formerly of West Swanzey, NH, passed away on November 5, 2017, at the Pheasant Wood Care and Rehabilitation Center in Peterborough, NH.One of thirteen children, Evelyn was welcomed into the world by her parents, Harry and Irene (Willette) Clough, on September 2, 1928, in Swanzey, NH.Evelyn resided in Gilsum, NH for several years before moving to...
View Tribute »

Robert C. Lorette

August 30, 1939 - November 4, 2017

Robert C. Lorette 78, of Troy, New Hampshire, died at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from complication of injuries received at his home earlier in the week.He was born in Troy, NH on August 30, 1939 the son of Herbert C. and Orpa J. (Patria) Lorette.He was a lifelong resident of Troy, attended local schools and was a graduate of Troy High...
View Tribute »

George M. Halpin

November 6, 1932 - November 4, 2017

George M. Halpin 84, of Keene, NH passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, November 4, 2017 following a period of failing health.He was born in Fort Kent, Maine on November 6, 1932 the son of Michael and Evelyn (Paradis) Halpin.He grew up and attended schools in Fort Kent, ME and graduated from Fort Kent High School. He received a bachelor's degree in accounting from Husson College in Bangor,...
View Tribute »

George E. Joslin

April 24, 1935 - November 3, 2017

George E. Joslin, Jr. 82, a resident of Keene, NH passed away at the Westwood Care and Rehabilitation Center, Keene, on Friday, November 3, 2017, following a long and courageous journey with Alzheimer's.He was born April 24, 1935, in Keene the son of George E. and Marie (Elder) Joslin, Sr. He was a 1953 graduate of Keene High School and went on to attend Keene State College. He served our...
View Tribute »

Charles H. O'Neil

November 21, 1927 - November 1, 2017

Dr. Charles H. O'Neil 99, a well-known and beloved Keene Physician, passed away peacefully at the Cheshire Medical Center- Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 after a brief illness.He was born at St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua, NH on November 21, 1917 the son of Charles H. and Sarah (McLaughlin) O'Neil, Sr.He grew up in Nashua, NH, attended Sacred Heart School and was a...
View Tribute »

David A. Dodge

January 13, 1929 - October 31, 2017

David A. Dodge, 88, a resident of Keene, NH passed away at his home on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, following a period of declining health.He was born January 13, 1929 in Malden, MA the son of Lyman and Ruth (Higgins) Dodge. He was a graduate of Massachusetts Maritime Academy. For many years he worked as a Merchant Marine for American Trading Transportation.For many years he owned and operated...
View Tribute »

Blondena B. Barden

November 13, 1921 - October 31, 2017

The matriarch of the family, Blondena B. "Bunny" Barden 95, a longtime resident of Winchester, NH, passed away peacefully, on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, surrounded in love with her family at her side, at the Applewood Care and Rehabilitation Center in Winchester.One of thirteen children of Paul and Mary (Trela) Jablonski, Blondena was proudly welcomed into the world on November 13, 1921 in...
View Tribute »

Lucas J. White

February 23, 2003 - October 31, 2017

Lucas J. White 14, of Troy, NH, passed away on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH from complications of asthma.Lucas' parents, Spencer and Tonya (Patch) White, proudly welcomed their son into the world on February 23, 2003 in Peterborough, NH. Lucas grew up in Troy attending Troy Elementary School and later Monadnock Regional High School in Swanzey,...
View Tribute »

Neil F. Marcott

December 23, 1958 - October 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Lupe Savannah Cooper

September 20, 1959 - October 28, 2017

Lupe Savannah Cooper 58, of Marlow, NH, passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2017, surrounded in love with her family at her side, at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene.Savannah's parents, Guadalupe (Sierra) and Jésus Botiller, Sr., proudly welcomed their daughter into the world on September 20, 1959 in Mesa, Arizona.She grew up in Arizona and later moved to Spencer, MA...
View Tribute »

Roger H. Bienvenu

May 3, 1942 - October 26, 2017

The strong and skilled hands of a hard worker have become still with the unexpected passing of Roger H. Bienvenu 75, of Old Walpole Road, Surry, NH, on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene, NH.His parents, Henri and Noella (Messier) Bienvenu, proudly welcomed their son into the world on May 3, 1942 in Barre, Vermont.Roger grew up in Barre and was...
View Tribute »

Jacquelyn A. Hill

December 10, 1940 - October 26, 2017

An active and respected voice in the community, Jacquelyn A. "Jacky" Hill 76, of Keene, NH, passed away on October 26, 2017 surrounded in the love of her family, at the Westwood Care and Rehabilitation Center in Keene following a period of failing health.Her parents, Bernard and Dorothy (Mears) Dix, proudly welcomed Jacky into the world on December 10, 1940 in West Brattleboro, Vermont. She grew...
View Tribute »

Armand R. Paquette

August 31, 1924 - October 23, 2017

Armand R Paquette of Keene, NH died October 23, 2017 after a brief illness, at his home with family by his side.He was born in Manchester, NH August 31, 1924 son of Philbert A. and Imelda (Ricard) Paquette. He attended St. George Elementary and St Joseph High School in Manchester, NH. He then attended the University of NH and after returning from military service he transferred to and graduated...
View Tribute »

Thelma Ann Cannon

March 14, 1940 - October 23, 2017

Thelma A. Cannon, 77, a resident of Keene, NH passed away peacefully at the Westwood Rehabilitation Center in Keene on Monday, October 23, 2017. She was born March 14, 1940 in Halifax, VT, the daughter of Norman and Louise (Stafford) Cannon, Sr. For the past several years she had found a welcoming community at Westwood, where she was able to form relationships with staff there and enjoy the...
View Tribute »

Jane R. Green

December 11, 1925 - October 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Shirley A. Edson

December 25, 1947 - October 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Michael Joseph Hammond

October 20, 1957 - October 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Jessica E. Thurber

January 5, 1982 - October 12, 2017

Jessica E. Thurber, 35, a resident of Swanzey, NH passed away at her home on Thursday, October 12, 2017. She was born January 5, 1982 in Springfield, MA the daughter of Daniel and Natalie (Clark) Thurber. Throughout her life she had faced many challenges with addiction: at times she had been able to seek rehabilitation and support, which helped her and other times she tried to face her battle...
View Tribute »

Michael J. Hammond

October 20, 1957 - October 12, 2017

Michael J. Hammond, "Red", 59, a resident of Fitzwilliam, NH, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, October 12, 2017.He was born October 20, 1957 in New London, CT, the son of Earl and Gertrude (Hill) Hammond (later Jorgensen). For many years he worked as a long- distance truck driver for Aubuchon Hardware, based out of Westminster, Massachusetts. He was devoted to his family and...
View Tribute »

Allison L. Lecuyer

May 11, 1972 - October 12, 2017

A kind and gentle soul, Allison L. Lecuyer 45, of Keene, NH, passed away at her childhood home surrounded in the love of her family, on Thursday, October 12, 2017, following a courageous battle with cancer.Her parents, Richard C. and Joanne (Nicatra) Lecuyer proudly welcomed their daughter into the world on May 11, 1972, in Keene, NH. A lifelong area resident, Allison was a 1990 graduate of...
View Tribute »

Shirley J. Marrotte

March 8, 1930 - October 11, 2017

Shirley J. Marrotte 87, of Westmoreland, NH, passed away on Wednesday evening, October 11, 2017, at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene, surrounded by her family.Her parents, Agnes (Anderson) and Charles E. Gregory, Sr. proudly welcomed Shirley into the world on March 8, 1930 in Peterborough, NH.Shirley was a longtime resident of Keene before residing in North Walpole with...
View Tribute »

Gensie M. Bouffard

December 3, 1932 - October 11, 2017

A great, compassionate lady and phenomenal Italian cook, Gensie M. Bouffard, 84, of Cross Street, Keene, NH, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene.Her proud parents, Aldopho R. and Immaculate (Piscitelli) Castagna, welcomed their daughter into the world on December 3, 1932 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Gensie grew up in Worcester...
View Tribute »

Margot E. Cinque

January 13, 1937 - October 9, 2017

Margot E. Cinque, 80 passed away on Monday, Oct. 9 at her home in Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire. Margot was born on Jan. 13, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York to Swedish parents, Magda O. and Eric O. Rosenquist. At 18, she married Vincent A. Cinque and they had three children. She worked as an Executive Assistant in the Asset Management department at E.F. Hutton, Lehman Brothers, and American Express on...
View Tribute »

Jerry L. Levesque

August 30, 1962 - October 7, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Albert R. Fontaine

September 10, 1931 - October 6, 2017

.Albert R. Fontaine, 86, died peacefully at his home in Walpole on Friday, October 6, 2017. Albert was born the son of Philias Fontaine and Ophilia Turgeon Fontaine on September 10, 1931 in Berlin, NH. He attended St. Joseph School and Keene High School, graduating KHS in June 1949. He worked for New England Telephone for many years. He is a life member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. ...
View Tribute »

Guy W. Howard

June 22, 1936 - October 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Ernest W. Fauteux

August 1, 1949 - October 2, 2017

Ernest W. Fauteux, Sr., "Ernie". 68, a resident of Nelson, NH, passed away at the Cheshire Medical Center, Keene, NH, on Monday, October 2, 2017, following a brief illness.He was born August 1, 1949, in Keene, NH the son of Albert and Julia (Burnham) Fauteux. He was a 1967 graduate of Keene High School and went on the earn an Associate's Degree from Franklin Pierce University. He proudly served...
View Tribute »

Lisa May Tousley

November 16, 1954 - October 1, 2017

Lisa May Tousley, 62, a resident of Keene, NH passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday October 1, 2017.She was born November 16, 1954 in Louisville, KY the daughter of Charles and Doris (Carpenter) Tousley. She was a 1973 graduate of Keene High School and went on to earn an Associate's Degree from Keene State College. She proudly served our Nation as a member of the United States Navy. She...
View Tribute »

James A. Patterson

September 30, 1927 - September 29, 2017

James A. Patterson, 89, a resident of Westmoreland, NH passed away peacefully at the Maplewood Nursing Home, surrounded by his loving family on Friday, September 29, 2017, following a period of declining health. He was born September 30, 1927 in Manasquan, NJ the son of James A. and Elizabeth (Brewer) Patterson, Sr. He was a 1945 graduate of Manasquan High School and went on to earn an Associate...
View Tribute »

Madelyn D. Ammann

May 4, 1916 - September 27, 2017

Madelyn D. Ammann, 101, a resident of Winchester, NH and long-time resident of Hinsdale, NH, passed away peacefully at the Applewood Rehabilitation Center on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, following a period of declining health. She was born May 4, 1916, in Hatfield, MA the daughter of James and Minnie (Donovan) Boyle. On June 14, 1941 she married the love of her life: Paul A. Ammann. For many...
View Tribute »

Sarah Katherine Martin

August 28, 1944 - September 22, 2017

Sarah K (Keating) Martin, 73, a resident of Keene, NH, passed away at Keene Center Genesis, on Friday, September 22, 2017. She was born August 28, 1944, in Keene, NH, the daughter of Edward A. and Julia C. (Sullivan) Keating, III. She was a graduate of Penn State, earning a Bachelor's Degree in French and Accounting. She worked for many years as an LNA for the Elliot Community Hospital in...
View Tribute »

Iris O. Secore

October 2, 1925 - September 17, 2017

A kind, gentle soul, and a great story teller, Iris O. Secore 91, of Keene, NH, went to her heavenly reward on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at her home in Keene.She was born in Kirby, Vermont on October 2, 1925, the daughter of Harold E. and Avis N. (Elliott) Olcott.A longtime resident of Keene, Iris took great pride in her role as a mother and homemaker. She enjoyed vegetable gardening, and was...
View Tribute »

Christine G. Bingham

July 2, 1947 - September 16, 2017

A beautiful, kindhearted and sometimes stubborn soul, Chris G. Bingham 70, of Avon Park, Florida and a former longtime resident of Keene, NH, fought a courageous battle against cancer until her last breath, passing away on Saturday, September 16, 2017, surrounded in the love of her family, at her daughter's home in Vernon, Vermont.She was born in Bellows Falls, Vermont on July 2, 1947, the...
View Tribute »

Scott Ryan LaBrie

January 23, 1989 - September 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Steven G. Cohen

October 20, 1957 - September 15, 2017

Steven Cohen, 59 of Keene NH - son of Arthur and Ruth Kaplan Cohen, passed away September 15, 2017 after a short period of failing health. Steve was a long term cancer survivor, and later coped with the slowly debilitating effects of Muscular Dystrophy. He is survived by his father: Arthur E Cohen; Brother and sister-in law Bruce & Pazit Cohen of Framingham Ma; Brother Daniel Cohen of Keene,...
View Tribute »

Meghan S. McMurphy

August 22, 1967 - September 14, 2017

Meghan S. McMurphy, 50, a resident of Winchester, NH and former resident of Keene, NH, passed away peacefully at the Applewood Rehabilitation Center in Winchester on Thursday, September 14, 2017. She was born August 22, 1967 in Keene, NH the daughter of Charles and Claire (Cote) McMurphy. She was born the sixth of their children and was born with Downs Syndrome. Despite her challenges she...
View Tribute »

Philip C. Paquette

May 31, 1941 - September 13, 2017

The skilled hands of a talented craftsman came to rest for Philip C. Paquette, 76, of Jaffrey, NH, on September 13, 2017 at the Westwood Care and Rehabilitation Center, Keene, NH, following a period of failing health.He was born in Laconia, NH on May 31, 1941, the son of Philip G. Paquette of Chicopee, MA and Cecile (LaBrecque) Paquette of Laconia, NH.He resided in Laconia until the age of six...
View Tribute »

Julie Ann Willette

May 29, 1959 - September 12, 2017

Julie Ann (Fitz-Simon) Willette, 58, a resident of Swanzey, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, with her loved ones by her side, after a courageous battle with breast cancer.She was born May 29, 1959, in Keene, the daughter of the late James E. Fitz-Simon Sr. and Arlene (Ortega) Fitz-Simon. She was a 1977 graduate of Keene High School and went on to earn her degree from...
View Tribute »

Ruby May Kleczek

February 10, 1938 - September 10, 2017

Ruby M. Kleczek, 79, a resident of Keene, NH, passed away at her home, surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, September 10, 2017, following a courageous battle with cancer.She was born February 10, 1938 in Laconia, NH the daughter of Fred and Florence (Whiting) Barnes. For many years she worked as a LNA for Goodwin's Nursing Home of Exeter, NH. She loved spending time with her family. One...
View Tribute »

Winfred C. Breed

September 21, 1922 - September 2, 2017

Winfred C. "Bud" Breed, Jr. 94, passed away peacefully at his home in Keene, NH on September 2, 2017, surrounded in the love of his family.He was born in Keene, NH on September 21, 1922, the son of Bertha M. (Knott) and Winfred C. Breed, Sr. A lifelong resident of Keene, Bud attended local schools and was a 1941 graduate of Keene High School.He enlisted in the Navy on August 25, 1941, and...
View Tribute »

Sandra E. Descoteaux

December 24, 1935 - August 31, 2017

Sandra E. "Sandy" Descoteaux 81, of Matthews Road, Swanzey, NH, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, August 31, 2017, surrounded by her family.She was born in Marlborough, NH on December 24, 1935, the daughter of Edward and Ellen (Hennessey) L'Heureux. She grew up in Marlborough and was a 1953 graduate of Marlborough High School. She later attended Keene State College.Sandy and her...
View Tribute »

Patricia A. Barrows

June 16, 1936 - August 31, 2017

Patricia A. Barrows 81, of North Street, Keene, NH, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Westwood Care and Rehabilitation Center in Keene.She was born in Keene, NH on June 16, 1936, the daughter of Wilfred and Frances (Norton) Joyal.A lifelong resident of Keene, Patricia was a 1954 graduate of Keene High School.She took great pride in being a stay at home mother, and also...
View Tribute »

Charles Edward Schofield

September 21, 1926 - August 30, 2017

Dr. Charles E. Schofield 90, a renowned physician and resident of Keene, NH for over 50 years, passed away on Wednesday morning, August 30, 2017 at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, NH.Charles was born in Cranston, Rhode Island on September 21, 1926, the son of William and Ada (Joy) Schofield. He grew up in Cranston and was a graduate of LaSalle Academy in Providence, RI.He received his...
View Tribute »

Donald C. McKenney

February 25, 1925 - August 29, 2017

Donald C. McKenney, "Don", 92, a resident of Westmoreland, NH, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, following a period of declining health. He was born February 25, 1925 in Auburn, ME, the son of Charles and Helen (Cook) McKenney, and moving to Amherst, MA in 1933. After graduating from Amherst High School in 1943 he went on to proudly...
View Tribute »

Kathleen Ann Lonie

December 28, 1952 - August 27, 2017

Kathleen A. Lonie, 64, a long-time resident of Keene, passed away peacefully at Genesis Keene Center, on Sunday, August 27, 2017, following a period of declining health. She was born December 28, 1952 in Bronx, New York, the daughter of Joseph and Maureen (McCarthy) Lonie. She was a 1973 graduate of Keene High School. For several years she worked for Keene State College.Her vivacious...
View Tribute »

Ginger Lee Derby

January 25, 1947 - August 27, 2017

Ginger Lee Derby, beloved wife of Roy Derby passed away peacefully in their Keene home August 27, 2017.Ginger loved her family, her church family at Sturtevant Chapel and her Savior Jesus Christ. She fought a brave and extended battle with breast cancer and shared smiles with visitors until she passed.Ginger was born in California on January 25, 1947 to Sally Voorhees. She was adopted and spent...
View Tribute »

Linwood H. Curtis

December 19, 1918 - August 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Foley Funeral Home, Keene, NH.
View Tribute »

Anthony T. Molesky

February 22, 1937 - August 24, 2017

Anthony T. "Tony" Molesky 80, a longtime resident of Gilsum, NH and also of Clearwater, FL, died peacefully, surrounded in love with his family at his side, on Thursday evening, August 24, 2017, at the Pine Heights at Brattleboro, in Brattleboro, VT.He was born in Bellows Falls, Vermont on February 22, 1937, the son of Michael and Petrone Molesky. He grew up in Alstead, NH and was a 1955...
View Tribute »

Clayton E. Smith

June 23, 1948 - August 21, 2017

Clayton E. Smith, III., 69, a resident of Jaffrey, NH, passed away at the Cheshire Medical Center, Keene, NH on Monday, August 21, 2017.He was born June 23, 1948 in Newport, NH the son of Clayton E. and Floy (Collins) Smith. He was a 1966 graduate of Newport High School. He worked for many years at Teleflex Medical. On October 13, 1973 he married the love of his life: Mary A. Archibald. His...
View Tribute »

Janice B. Coates

March 1, 1927 - August 20, 2017

Surrounded in love and with her family by her side, Janice Baird Coates was called to the Lord on Sunday August 20, 2017 at the age of 90. Janice's parents, Clyde L. and Irene A. (Child) Baird were blessed to welcome Janice into the world on March 1, 1927 in Waitsfield, Vermont, and she spent her childhood in Moretown, Vermont. She was a gifted vocalist and pianist for her church as well as an...
View Tribute »

James C. Ethridge

March 6, 1947 - August 18, 2017

James C. Ethridge 70, a longtime resident of Winchester, NH, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 18, 2017, surrounded in love by his family, at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock Keene, NH.He was born in Hinsdale, NH on March 6, 1947, the son of Helen (Place) and Lewis Francis Ethridge, Sr. James grew up in Hinsdale and attended local schools there.Early on in his work career...
View Tribute »

Rhainy Dae Rose

July 7, 2017 - August 17, 2017

On Thursday, August 17, 2017, Rhainy Dae Rose became a tiny angel. She came into this world on July 7, 2017, in Lebanon, NH, and from her first moment to her final moments she was surrounded by the love and warmth of those who loved her the most, especially her parents: Jonathan Rose and Rhyan Will. Her tiny feet leave the tracks of memories on the hearts of those she met and her delicate...
View Tribute »

E. Allen Holbrook

June 9, 1919 - August 13, 2017

The final wishes of Elmer Allen Holbrook, Jr. were answered when he went to be with the Lord on his wife, Nancy's birthday, passing away on August 13, 2017 at the age of 98, in his ancestral home built in 1780, in Richmond, NH.Elmer, also known to his family and friends as Allen, came into the world on June 9, 1919 in Washington, DC, to his parents, Edith Laura (Brookfield) and Elmer Allen...
View Tribute »

Diana Starr

April 9, 1929 - August 9, 2017

Diana Starr 88, of West Swanzey Road, West Swanzey, NH and formerly of 110 Arch Street, Keene, NH, passed away at her home in West Swanzey on August 9, 2017, surrounded in love by her family.She was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 9, 1929, the daughter of Abraham and Anna (Gottesman) Edelman. She grew up in Brooklyn and was a graduate of Brooklyn High School where she met her future husband,...
View Tribute »

Stephen D. Parker

May 22, 1956 - August 9, 2017

Stephen D. Parker, 61, a resident of Keene, NH, passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, following a period of declining health.He was born May 22, 1956 in Goffstown, NH the son of Oliver and Helen (Wheeler) Parker. He was a 1974 graduate of Goffstown High School. He proudly served our Nation as a member of the United States Navy. On March 17, 2012 he married the love of...
View Tribute »

Carol Ann Clark

July 16, 1941 - August 6, 2017

Carol Ann Clark, 76, a resident of Richmond, NH passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, August 6, 2017, following a courageous battle with Alzheimer's. She was born July 16, 1941 in Norwood, MA the daughter of Frederick A. and Blanche (Patterson) Sherwood. She went on to earn an Associate's Degree from Franklin Pierce University in Accounting. She was a very hard-working person who was...
View Tribute »

1 of 100 Recent Obituaries View More »

Foley Funeral Home and Cremation Service
49 Court Street
Keene, NH 03431 map it

View Phone Number
View Website

Tributes.com Partner