Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

Lambert Funeral Home has been a part of the Manchester area community since 1914 and has been located at 1799 Elm Street since 1970. Since that time we have been, and continue to be, family owned and operated.

To better serve the needs of all in the community we began operation of an on-site crematory in 2001 and became Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory.

Throughout the years our goal has been to provide helpful and caring service to families planning for the death of a loved one. It remains our top priority today.

Whether you are planning in advance or at a time of death, we can assist you in arranging the service that is right for you.

Here to assist you are:

Brian McHugh, President & Funeral Director

Denis J. Metivier, Funeral Director

Philip E. Prince, Funeral Director

Brian M. McHugh, Funeral Director

Sarah B. Gilman, Funeral Director

Our support staff includes Janet L. Benard, Chris M. Stewart and David Dery, Office Administrators; Normand A. Metivier and John Hebert.


Our Obituaries

Denis C. Dion

December 2, 1946 - March 18, 2019

Denis C. Dion, 72, of Manchester, died March 18, 2019 at Catholic Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer. He was born in St. Isidore de Clifton, Quebec, Canada on December 2, 1946 to Wellie and Yvonne (Hamel) Dion. He lived most of his life in Manchester and became a U.S. citizen in 2017. Denis was owner and operator of Dion Drywall, Inc. in Manchester for many years. He...
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Robert E. Parkhurst

July 23, 1949 - March 18, 2019

Robert E. Parkhurst, 69, of Manchester died March 18, 2019 after a brief illness surrounded by his loving family. Born in Stoneham, MA on July 23, 1949, he was the son of Charles and Barbara (Brooks) Parkhurst. He graduated from Winnacunnet High School in Hampton. After graduation, he served in the US Navy. Prior to retirement, he had been employed by the City of Manchester for 23 years. ...
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Johnny "Bones" Robichaud

May 27, 1970 - March 14, 2019

John B. Robichaud, 48, of Candia died March 14, 2019 at Elliot Hospital, surrounded by his loving daughter and family. Born in Manchester on May 27, 1970, he was the son of Harold J. and Teresa (Curran) Robichaud. He was a graduate of Central High School and a lifelong resident of New Hampshire. John worked in service for Merchant Motors for over 20 years. He was a Service Writer for Tim's...
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Cynthia Ann Adams

September 3, 1941 - March 11, 2019

Cynthia Ann (Hunkins) Adams, 77, of Manchester died March 11, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Cindy was married to Robert C. Adams for 52 years, her one and only love beginning when she was 14 years old. Robert predeceased her on November 30th, 2012. Cynthia was the daughter of Edward and Doris (Heath) Hunkins. Together they had two children whom she loved more than anything in this...
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Constance A. Gagnon

April 17, 1933 - March 11, 2019

Constance A. Gagnon, 85, of Bedford, died March 11, 2019 at Courville of Manchester. Born in Manchester on April 17, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Naomi (Young) Treacy. She was educated in Manchester and worked as a supervisor for N.E. Telephone Co. for 31 years before retiring. Constance was a volunteer for the Red Cross, Girl Scouts, Animal Rescue League, Telephone...
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Desperna "Honey" Stergiou

January 7, 1930 - March 9, 2019

Desperna (Theodosopoulos) Stergiou, 89, fondly known as "Honey", of Manchester died March 9, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester on January 7, 1930, she was the daughter of Vasilios and Anna (Kokolis) Theodosopoulos. She attended Manchester Central High School (Class of 1947) and earned an advanced degree from The Forsythe School of Dental Hygiene in...
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Desneige H. "Dee" Stone

December 28, 1933 - March 8, 2019

Desneige H. "Dee" (Bourgeois) Stone, 85, of Manchester, died peacefully surrounded by her family on March 8, 2019 at Hillsborough County Nursing Home after a brief illness. She was born in Hooksett on December 28, 1933 to Louis and Marie Rose (Provencher) Bourgeois. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Dee worked for Twin Press/Ben Franklin Printing and Robert Hall and Anderson...
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Marie J. Vachon

January 26, 1932 - March 8, 2019

Marie J. Vachon, 87, of Manchester, died March 8, 2019 at Hillsborough County Nursing Home after a period of declining health. She was born in Manchester on January 26, 1932 to Donat and Herminie (Samson) Vachon. She graduated from St. George High School for Girls and was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Marie worked in the admitting department at Catholic Medical Center for 45...
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Deborah W. Korek

November 28, 1952 - March 7, 2019

Deborah W. Korek, 66, of Alstead, died March 7, 2019, at Baystate Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester on November 28, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Francis J. and Jacqueline L. (Vincent) Walsh. Deborah was a graduate of Central High School and earned her Associates Degree in Legal Secretary Science from Hesser College. Her lifelong career was that of...
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Madeline T. Swist

September 12, 1925 - March 6, 2019

Madeline T. (Glennon) Swist, 93, of Manchester, died March 6, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family after a period of declining health. She was born in Manchester on September 12, 1925 to Martin and Margaret (Lally) Glennon. She lived in Manchester for most of her life. Madeline worked as a registered nurse for several years at several New Hampshire hospitals including Sacred...
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Paul L. Anctil

October 16, 1963 - March 6, 2019

Paul L. Anctil, 55, of Manchester, died March 6, 2019 at his home after a long and courageous battle with tongue cancer. He was born in Manchester on October 16, 1963 to Roger and Rita (Joyal) Anctil and was a lifelong resident of the Queen City. He graduated from Central High School in 1981 and later earned bachelor's and master's degrees from New Hampshire College. After working at United...
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Marilyn I. Muir Hallett

December 21, 1931 - March 5, 2019

Marilyn I. (Muir) Hallett, 87, of Manchester, died March 5, 2019 at Elliot Hospital after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester on December 21, 1931, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Irene (Boynton) Muir. She was a graduate of Central High School and attended Endicott College. After college, she dedicated her life to...
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Richard D. Mihaly

May 29, 1960 - March 4, 2019

Richard D. Mihaly, 58, of Newport, NH died March 4, 2019 after a sudden illness. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on May 29, 1960, he was the son of Stephen R. and Donna (Jungling) Mihaly. He was educated at the University of Maryland and earned his bachelor's degree in Information Systems Management in 1988. Previously, he had been employed by the US Department of Justice for 18 years and currently...
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Laurent E. Cote, Sr.

May 28, 1931 - March 3, 2019

Laurent E. Cote, Sr. 87, of Manchester, NH died March 3, 2019 surrounded by his loving family after a short illness. Born in Manchester on May 28, 1931, he was the son of Elphege and Cecile (Simoneau) Cote. He was raised in the St. Anthony Parish area of Manchester. Laurent "Larry" served 16 years in the NH Army National Guard during the Korean Conflict era and for a time was stationed in...
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Maynard E. Contois

November 7, 1936 - February 27, 2019

Maynard E. Contois, 82, of Bedford, died February 27, 2019 at Community Hospice House in Merrimack after a lengthy illness. He was surrounded by his wife, family and friends. He was born in Lebanon on November 7, 1936 to Albert "Joe" and Sylvia "Suki" (Cameron) Contois. He was educated in the Lebanon school system and graduated from Lebanon High School in 1954. He then attended Plymouth...
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Juliette L. Lessard

July 5, 1927 - February 23, 2019

Juliette L. Lessard, 91, of Hooksett, died February 23, 2019 at the Sandy River Center, Farmington, ME, surrounded by her family. Born in Hooksett, July 5, 1927, she was the daughter Hector and Emma (Brouillard) Boisvert. She was educated in Manchester, a graduate of St. George High School, and was a Hooksett resident for most of her life. She worked as a receptionist for New England Brace Co...
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Richard F. Orzechowski

April 29, 1941 - February 23, 2019

Richard Francis Orzechowski (Ozz) passed away at home surrounded by his family on February 23, 2019. Richard was born on April 29, 1941 in Manchester, NH to Frank Orzechowski and Albina (Nadeau) Orzechowski. He grew up in Manchester graduating from Bishop Bradley High School class of 1958. He was a veteran, having served with the United States Air Force from 1959 until 1962. Upon return...
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Therese Dubois

June 3, 1927 - February 23, 2019

Therese Dubois, the wife of the late Robert Dubois, died Saturday, February 23, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Claremont, NH on June 3rd, 1927, to Lucien and Grace (Lamothe) Savoie. She graduated from the Villa Augustina and in 1948 married Robert. For 21 years they ran a successful business building homes in and around Manchester called Dubois the Builder, Inc. She...
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Cecilia R. Melanson

April 12, 1923 - February 22, 2019

Cecilia R. (Desmarais) Melanson, 95, of Manchester, died February 22, 2019 at her residence after a brief illness. She was born in Manchester on April 12, 1923 to Roch and Marie (Letendre) Desmarais. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Cecilia worked at Leeman & Shearson and J.F. McElwain Shoe Company for many years. She was predeceased by her husband, Richard R....
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Stella R. Lachance

October 15, 1917 - February 20, 2019

Stella R. (Laprise) Lachance, 101, formerly of Manchester and Largo, FL, died February 20, 2019 at Bel-Air Nursing Home in Goffstown after a brief illness. She was born in St. Maurice, Quebec, Canada on October 15, 1917 to Philippe and Juliette (Beaudoin) Laprise. She lived in Manchester for most of her life and in Largo for eight years. Stella worked at Manchester Knitted Fashions...
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Duane R. LeClerc

January 16, 1962 - February 19, 2019

Duane R. LeClerc, 57, of Bedford died February 19, 2019 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon after a brief illness. He was born in Manchester on January 16, 1962 to Roland and Dorothy (Remillard) LeClerc. Duane grew up in Manchester and graduated from Central High School in 1980. He then lived in West Dover, VT for over 15 years before settling in Bedford where he and his wife...
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Linda M. Ackerman

January 3, 1948 - February 15, 2019

Linda M. Ackerman, 71, of Manchester, died February 15, 2019 at the Catholic Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Born in Claremont, NH on January 3, 1948, she was the daughter of Norman and Pauline (Perry) Buckner. She was educated in the Claremont school system and was a 1966 graduate of Stevens High School. Prior to her retirement in 2012, she had been employed as a staff...
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Sr. Fernande, Laflamme p.m.

September 14, 1925 - February 14, 2019

Sr. Fernande Laflamme, p.m., (Sr. Sainte Marie Edith), 93, of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, died February 18, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Amesbury, MA on September 14, 1925 to Aime and Alice (Duperron) Laflamme. She made her religious profession in 1947 and earned her bachelor's degree from Rivier University. She earned her master's degree from Rhode Island College and...
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Joseph W. "Joe" Brunelle

March 11, 1929 - February 14, 2019

Joseph (Joe) Wilfred Brunelle, 89, of Bedford, passed away peacefully on February 14, 2019 at Ridgewood Nursing Home. He was born in Manchester on March 11, 1929 to Felix and Germaine (Martel) Brunelle in Manchester. Joe lived most of his life in Manchester. He attended St. Anthony of Padua School in Manchester, NH. Joe wed the late Rita Marlene Cote in 1952, together they had eight children...
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Normand R. Pinard

February 25, 1935 - February 14, 2019

Normand R. Pinard, 83, of Goffstown died February 14, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Born in Pembroke on February 25, 1935, he was the son of Robert and Aurore (Montminy) Pinard. He attended Bishop Bradley High School and earned his bachelor's degree from St. Anselm College in 1957. After 4 years as a Guardsman, SMSgt. Pinard became a full time clerk technician for...
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Rita F. Lussier

August 12, 1930 - February 14, 2019

Rita F. Lussier, 88, of Merrimack, died February 14, 2019, at Courville of Nashua, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Lowell, MA on August 12, 1930, she was the daughter of Odilon and Yvonne (Richard) Boucher. She was a graduate of St. Joseph High School, Lowell, MA, and was a resident of Manchester for many years. She then worked as a rate clerk in the trucking industry for many years...
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Mark E. Riley

May 17, 1962 - February 13, 2019

Mark E. Riley, 56, of Manchester, died unexpectedly on February 13, at his residence. He was born in Manchester on May 17, 1962, to Webster C. and Faye M. Riley, Sr. Mark was educated in Manchester, attended Memorial High School, and was a lifelong resident of the Queen City. Mark was a Master Plumber by trade, owning and operating his business, Riley Plumbing & Heating for over 30 years...
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Vernon C. Gray

October 17, 1929 - February 13, 2019

Vernon Chellis Gray, Sr., of Hillsborough, formerly of Kelley St, Manchester, died February 13, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Milford, ME on October 17, 1929, he was the son of Vernon H. and Cora Gray. Vernon proudly served in the US Air Force and earned several medals during his distinguished career. He loved woodworking and was talented creating arts and crafts. He was...
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Dorothy V. Morrill

December 26, 1921 - February 13, 2019

Dorothy V. (Palmgren) Morrill, 97, of Manchester, died February 13, 2019 at Carlyle Place in Bedford after a period of declining health. She was born in Malden, MA on December 26, 1921 to Edward and Gladys (Eckert) Palmgren. She attended Boston School of Fine Arts and lived in Yarmouth, ME for many years before moving to New Hampshire in 1977. She especially enjoyed her summers at Hampton...
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Omer F. Gagnon

January 15, 1923 - February 7, 2019

Omer F. Gagnon, 96, formerly of Hooksett, died February 7, 2019 at Crestwood Center in Milford after a period of declining health. He was born in Manchester on January 15, 1923 to Emanuel and Blanche (Cote) Gagnon. He lived in Hooksett for most of his life. During World War II he served in the U.S. Navy and fought in the battles at Omaha Beach, D-Day and Normandy. Mr. Gagnon...
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Barbara A. Tremblay

March 24, 1940 - February 6, 2019

Barbara A. (Pariseau) Tremblay, 78, of Manchester, passed away February 6, 2019, peacefully in her home after a brief illness. She was born on March 24, 1940, to Henry and Ellen (Shea) Pariseau. Her father served as Manchester's Mayor for a brief time before his death in 1970. Barbara graduated from St. Joseph's High School for Girls and was a lifelong resident of Manchester. ...
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Henry J. Capobianco

May 19, 1932 - February 4, 2019

Henry J. Capobianco, D,C., 86, of Manchester passed away February 4, 2019 at his residence. His final days and moments were spent in the tender embrace of his loving wife and the compassionate presence of his four children. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on May 19, 1932 and was the son of Vincent and Marie (Maglio) Capobianco. Henry, Hank to his friends, lived a life which was, to the end,...
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Robert Michael Pugh

October 2, 1944 - February 3, 2019

It is with deep sadness that the family of Robert Michael Pugh announces that he passed away on February 3, 2019, at the age of 74, peacefully after a brief illness. Michael was surrounded in his final days by those he loved and who loved him, and passed with his sister Susan at his bedside. Michael taught English at the University of New Hampshire Manchester for twenty-five years. He loved...
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Daniel W. Ferry

August 13, 1937 - February 3, 2019

Daniel W. Ferry, 81, of Hooksett, died February 3rd, 2019, at Concord Hospice House, surrounded by his loving family. Dan and his twin brother Brownell were born in Hackensack, NJ on August 13, 1937, he was the son of Arthur and Agnes (Armstrong) Ferry. Dan was educated in Bernardsville, NJ, graduating seventh in his high school class of 1956. He earned his BS in Chemical Engineering...
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Julie R. Goulet

July 11, 1947 - February 1, 2019

Julie Rose Goulet, 71, of Manchester died February 1, 2019 at her residence after a sudden illness. Born in Concord on July 11, 1947, she was the daughter of Isadore T. and Carolina (Jenovese) Savino. She attended St. John's and graduated from Bishop Brady High School. She earned her degree from Mount Saint Mary College. Prior to retirement, she had been employed as a social worker for the...
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Jerdis A. Johnson

December 22, 1923 - January 30, 2019

Jerdis A. Johnson, 95, of Bedford died January 30, 2019 at Concord Hospice House, after a period of declining health. Born in Bronx, NY on December 22, 1923, she was the daughter of Thomas and Marie Christine (Matheson) Swanson. She was educated in Bronx, NY, and earned her high school diploma in Groton, CT. She was a WWII US Navy Veteran and a member of W.A.V.E.S. Jerdis was an all around...
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Joel L. "Wink" Winchenbaugh

October 1, 1960 - January 28, 2019

Joel L. "Wink" Winchenbaugh 58, died Monday, January 28th 2019 at Elliot Hospital in Manchester, following an extended illness. Born in Rockland Maine, October 1, 1960 he was the son of Conrad Heyer and Mary Elizabeth Winchenbaugh, Sr. August 2, 1980, Joel married the love of his life, Linda C. St.Hilaire. The couple made their home in Manchester, where they raised a family of two boys and...
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Muriel R. Cyr

December 29, 1923 - January 28, 2019

Muriel R. (Samson) Cyr, 95, of Bedford, died January 28, 2019 at Ridgewood Center after a brief illness. She was born in Topsham, ME on December 29, 1923 to Alphonse and Laura (Desjardin) Samson. She lived in Bedford for most of her life and also in Florida and California. Muriel had worked at Manchester area mills in her younger years and was a former communicant of St. Elizabeth...
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Maria Saitas

August 15, 1945 - January 26, 2019

Maria Saitas, 73, of Manchester, N.H., passed away on January 26, 2019 and was surrounded by her loving family. Maria was the revered daughter of Ifigenia and George Kalantzis, beloved wife of Stanley Saitas, cherished mother of Serena and Cosmas, adored grandmother of Stella and Helena, and treasured sister of Connie, Arthur, Vlas and Chucky. Maria was a coproprietor of the Merrimack...
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Sr. Marguerite Y. Lapointe, PM

October 20, 1923 - January 25, 2019

Sr. Marguerite Y. Lapointe, PM (Sr. Helene-Therese), 95, of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, died January 25, 2019 at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. She was born in Burlington, VT on October 20, 1923 to Arthur and Emilia (Sicard) Lapointe. She made her religious profession to the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary in 1944. Sr. Marguerite taught in elementary schools...
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Norma R. (Izzo) Peck

January 24, 2019

Norma R. (Izzo) Peck, 85, of Milford, NH, died January 24, 2019 at her residence after a period of declining health. She was born in Providence, RI and was the daughter of Joseph and Laura (Gambardella) Izzo. She lived most of her life in Rhode Island. Norma worked at Slalom Ski Wear for many years. She was predeceased by her husband, Wesley Peck; a son, David Sarandrea; and a nephew,...
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Monique C. Marihugh

January 24, 2019

Monique Cecile (Blais) Marihugh, 78, of Manchester, passed away on Thursday, January 24, 2019. She had congestive heart failure. Monique was born in Epping, NH to Electa (Bourdage) Blais and Alcide Blais. She went to St. Augustine Grammar School and St. Anthony High School. In 1959, she married Leonard Plante. Together, they had three children. For most of the 1960s and early '70s,...
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Donald E. Lemire

August 26, 1936 - January 23, 2019

Donald E. Lemire, 82, of Goffstown, died January 23, 2019 at his home after a period of declining health. He was born in Manchester on August 26, 1936 to Eleodore and Jeanne (Barbeau) Lemire. He graduated from St. Marie High School and lived in Manchester and Goffstown. Donald retired from the Daniel Webster Council Boy Scouts of America as director of finance after 20 years of...
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David L. Jolin, Sr.

August 9, 1949 - January 22, 2019

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of David L. Jolin, Sr., 69, of Manchester on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack surrounded by his loving family. Born in Manchester on August 9, 1949, he was the son of Leonard P. and Jeannette A. (Gosselin) Jolin. He was educated in Manchester and attended Bishop Bradley High School. David...
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Therese L. Ouellet

October 3, 1925 - January 19, 2019

Therese L. Ouellet, 93, of Manchester died on January 19, 2019 at Mt. Carmel Nursing Home, after a period of declining health. Born in Manchester on October 3, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Henri and Marie Louise (Daniel) Voisard. She worked a switchboard operator and a receptionist at Mt. Carmel Nursing Home for 17 years and at Notre Dame Hospital for 22 years. She was a member of...
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Thayer D. Wade

April 3, 1926 - January 19, 2019

Dr. Thayer Dixon Wade, 92, passed away peacefully Saturday, January 19, 2019. Thayer was a decorated World War II veteran, national leader in public education, a man of deep and abiding faith in God, and a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.   Thayer was born in Whitestone, Long Island, New York on April 3, 1926, the second son of Norman F Wade and Margaret ...
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Lorette E. Fortier

May 4, 1929 - January 18, 2019

Lorette Elise Fortier, 89, passed away on January 18, 2019 at the Catholic Medical Center after a period of declining health surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester on May 4, 1929, she was the daughter of George A. and Marie (Chauvette) Chalifour. She was a communicant of the Parish of the Transfiguration. Lorette was a graduate of St. Marie High School, class of 1946. She...
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Nellie Elizabeth Donah

March 7, 1920 - January 17, 2019

Nellie Elizabeth Donah, 98, of Hudson, passed away on January 17, 2019 at Southern NH Regional Hospital following a brief illness surrounded by her family. She was born in Nashua on March 7, 1920, to the late Alexander and Anna (Ziedialute) Klimas and had resided in the Nashua area all of her life. Nellie graduated from Nashua High school class of 1938 and went right to work at the Textron...
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Pearl I. Martin

July 22, 1931 - January 17, 2019

Pearl I. (Smith) Martin, 87, longtime resident of Manchester, passed away January 17, 2019 at Catholic Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Born in Concord, NH on July 22, 1931, she was the daughter of Frank L. and Josephine (MacClellan) Smith. She graduated from Concord High School in 1949 and has been an active alumna of the school for the past 70 years, helping organize numerous...
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Frank E. Keefe

May 25, 1928 - January 16, 2019

Francis E. "Frank" Keefe of Manchester died peacefully at home on January 16, 2019 after a period of failing health. Born in Manchester on May 25, 1928, he as the son of Frank and Anna (Norris) Keefe. He was predeceased by his brother, John Vincent Keefe. He was a lifelong resident of Manchester. He attended Bakersville School, class of 1942, and graduated from Manchester Central...
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Marilyn M. Wetzler

February 7, 1932 - January 12, 2019

Marilyn M. Wetzler of Bedford, passed away on January 12, 2019 at her home, surrounded by family. She was born in Pottsville, PA on February 7, 1932, the daughter of Chester and Mary (Egan) Monson. She was a longtime communicant of St. Elizabeth Seton Church. Marilyn's hobbies included traveling, golfing, gardening, and spending time with her 8 grandchildren. Above all else, she will be...
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Damian I. Plaisted

May 21, 1996 - January 9, 2019

Damian I. Plaisted, 22, of Manchester, died January 9, 2019 at the Elliot Hospital after a courageous lifelong struggle with muscular dystrophy. Born in Rochester on May 21, 1996, he was the son of Christina E. Plaisted. Damian loved video games and working on his computer. He enjoyed watching scary movies and greatly appreciated the support given to him through care givers and Saint...
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Gordon H. Ridge

March 20, 1929 - January 9, 2019

Gordon H. Ridge, 89, of Manchester died January 9, 2019 with his loving family by his side. Born in Manchester on March 20, 1929, he was the son of John and Pearl (Henry) Ridge. He was educated in the local school system, and graduated from Central High, Class of 1947. After graduation, he served in both the US Army and Navy. Prior to retirement, he had been a salesman with Robbins...
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Andrea H. Nelson

May 10, 1942 - January 8, 2019


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Dr. Ovide A. Lamontagne

September 28, 1930 - January 7, 2019

Dr. Ovide A. Lamontagne of Manchester passed away peacefully at The Arbors of Bedford on Monday afternoon January 7, 2019 surrounded by loving family and caregivers. Dr. Lamontagne was born in Manchester on September 28, 1930, the son of Dr. Ovide R. and Aloysia (Lemelin) Lamontagne. He was a graduate of St. Anthony Elementary School, Assumption Preparatory School, Worcester, MA and Tufts...
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Douglas W. Bunnell

April 25, 1950 - January 6, 2019

Douglas W. Bunnell, 68, of Auburn died January 6, 2019, at his residence, after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Manchester on April 25, 1950, he was the son of Douglas I. and Mae A. (Milne) Bunnell. He was educated in Manchester and attended Central High School. Douglas served in the US Navy as seaman aboard the USS Independence, earning the National Defense Service...
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Paul M. Erickson

October 4, 1936 - January 6, 2019

Paul M. Erickson, 82, of Manchester, died on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the Elliot Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born on October 4, 1936 to John M. and Adeline Madeleine (Baccini) Erickson and was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Paul attended Goffs Falls Elementary School and later graduated from Manchester High School Central class of 1954. Paul continued his education at...
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Richard W. Tanguay

January 29, 1934 - January 5, 2019

Richard W. Tanguay, 84, of Manchester, died January 5, 2019, after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Manchester on January 29, 1934, he was the son of Ernest A. and Aurore M. (Gagnon) Tanguay, Sr. He was educated in Manchester, attended Central High School, and was a lifelong resident of the Queen City. Richard served in the National Guard for 9 years and worked...
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Maurice Moe Duhaime

July 9, 1943 - January 5, 2019

Maurice "Moe" Duhaime, 75, of Goffstown, NH died January 5, 2019 at the VA Medical Center in Manchester after a period of declining health. Born in Concord on July 9, 1943, he was the son of Donat J. and Aline G. (Turgeon) Duhaime. He had served in the US Navy. He had owned and operated Moe Duhaime Roofing and Siding Company in Manchester for many years. Moe enjoyed fishing and carpentry. ...
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Cheryl Ann Larkey

May 20, 1957 - January 4, 2019

Cheryl Ann Larkey, 61, of Manchester died January 4, 2019 at her residence after a period of declining health. Born in Gardner, MA on May 20, 1957, she was the daughter of Anthony J. and Eleanor A. (Pociecha) Larkey. She graduated from Manchester Memorial High School and attended St. Anselm College. She earned her degree in Arts & Illustration from the New Hampshire Institute of Art. ...
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Doris M Baehr

May 7, 1925 - January 4, 2019


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Francis E. Byrne

June 25, 1924 - January 3, 2019

Requiem for a True Hero Most recently, our family and friends, and for that matter, the entire United States of America, and Fran's companion of 15 years, Rita Morrissette have lost one of the best friends we have ever had. Of the fewer than 4000 World War II veterans still living today, Francis Byrne, or Fran, as he preferred to be called, has passed away at the age of 94. This comes as a...
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Paul H. MacDonald

January 8, 1945 - January 2, 2019

Paul H. MacDonald, 73, of Manchester, NH, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, after a period of declining health. Paul was born in Boston, MA on January 8, 1945 to the late John and Dorothy MacDonald and is survived by his wife of fifty years, Charry; daughter Liza; son Ian, daughter-in-law Caitlin, and beloved grandchildren Riley, Lilly and Violet; brother John and his wife Renata; and...
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Zachery Jonathan Ruppel

September 23, 1994 - December 31, 2018

Zachery Jonathan Ruppel, age 24, formerly of Bedford, NH passed away on December 31, 2018 in Colorado Springs. He was born in San Diego, CA on September 23, 1994 to John and Lisa (Twitchell) Ruppel. Zak resided in Bedford most of his life, attended Champlain College in Burlington, VT and soon ventured to Colorado to start his career as a Cyber Intelligence Analyst at Lockheed Martin. Zak was...
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Mary S. Dyrkacz

December 26, 1932 - December 31, 2018

Mary S. Dyrkacz, 86, of Manchester died December 31, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester on December 26, 1932, she was the daughter of Joseph and Genevieve (Kula) Myrdek. She was educated in the local school system and graduated from Manchester West High School. Prior to retirement, she had been employed by Automatic Data Processing for many years. ...
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Claire J. Beland

June 12, 1942 - December 30, 2018

Claire J. Beland, 76, of Manchester, died December 30, 2018 at Harris Hill Center in Concord, after a period of declining health. She was born in Lawrence, MA to Edgar and Marie Rose (Beauchesne) Beland. She received her Bachelor's Degree from The University of Lowell. Claire worked as a Teacher for Manchester West High School until retirement. The family includes two sisters, Gloria...
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Michael R. Paquin

November 9, 1969 - December 29, 2018

Michael R. Paquin, 49, of Francestown, NH died December 29, 2018 after a sudden illness. Born in Manchester on November 9, 1969, he was the son of Leo and Diane (Bissonnette) Paquin. He attended high school in Ballwin, MO. Most recently, he had been employed by Target in Bedford. He also had been working for many years as a self-employed landscaper. Michael enjoyed spending time outdoors...
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Paul R. Dubois

January 9, 1950 - December 29, 2018

Paul R. Dubois, 68, formerly of Bedford, died December 29, 2018 at Hackett Hill Nursing Home after a period of declining health. He was born in Manchester on January 9, 1950 to Maurice and Violette (Labrie) Dubois. He lived in Bedford for most of his life. Paul was a talented musician and played the piano and organ in several local bands during the 1970's and 1980's. He was a member...
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Violet L. Rouleau

May 27, 1924 - December 28, 2018

Violet L. (Rybczyk) Rouleau, 94, of Manchester, died December 28, 2018 at Villa Crest Nursing and Retirement Center after a period of declining health. She was born in Manchester on May 27, 1924 to Joseph and Anna (Bara) Rybczyk. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester. She had worked at several Manchester area mills over a period of many years. Violet was a member of the...
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Cynthia Fradd Blood

October 23, 1924 - December 27, 2018

Cynthia Fradd Blood, age 94, died on Thursday, December 27 at the Manor at Birch Hill Retirement Community in Manchester, NH. She was born on October 23, 1924 in Manchester to Walter Richard and Florence (Fifield) Fradd. She was a 1942 graduate of Central High School where she enjoyed singing the lead role in three operettas. She attended the University of New Hampshire for one year. Due to a...
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Barbara L. Kelley

June 28, 1946 - December 26, 2018

Barbara L. (McSherry) Kelley, 72, of Manchester died December 26, 2018 at her residence with her loving family by her side. Born in Dorchester, MA on June 28, 1946, she was the daughter of James and Mary (Lee) McSherry. She was raised in Mission Hill, Roxbury. She was a graduate of Mission Church High School in Roxbury, MA. She had been a resident of the Manchester area for the past 20 years...
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Jean G. Dalbec

October 30, 1958 - December 26, 2018

Jean G. Dalbec, 60, died on December 26, 2018 at Community Hospice House after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Manchester on October 30, 1958 to Ronald and Elizabeth (Houle) Dalbec. Jean worked as a letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service in Nashua for 30 years where he was also a safety officer. He was a member of the National Association of Letter Carriers,...
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Teresa C. Robichaud

January 21, 1933 - December 23, 2018

Teresa (Curran) Robichaud, 85, of Manchester, died December 23, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family after a period of declining health. She was born in Craignuk, Scotland on January 21, 1933 to Patrick and Hannah (McMenemy) Curran. Teresa immigrated to America in December of 1953. She loved the land of her birth, Bonnie Scotland. She lived in New Hampshire for most of her life...
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Roland F. Hayes, Jr.

December 22, 2018

Roland F. Hayes Jr., of Shelburne, NH, passed away peacefully at the age of 96 on December 22, 2018. The eldest of 9 children, born to Roland F. Hayes Sr. and Margaret (Wilson) Hayes. Roland, commonly known as Jr., was born and raised in Shelburne. Roland was an expert craftsman who turned his grandmother's camp into a home for his wife and daughters, to which he returned to in his retirement....
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John W. Merrill

November 12, 1923 - December 19, 2018

John W. "Jack" Merrill, 95, of Manchester died December 19, 2018, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Worcester, MA on November 12, 1923, he was the son of Warren B. and A Maude (Boa) Merrill. He was a graduate of North High School. In 1942, after attending UNH for one semester, Jack joined the Army Air Corp and served as a B-24 pilot in England. In February 1945, while...
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Sr. Celia Laliberte, PM

February 19, 1927 - December 17, 2018

Sr. Celia Laliberte, PM (Sr. M. St. Ernest), 91, of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, died December 17, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Biddeford, ME on February 19, 1927 to Ernest and Justine (Lessard) Laliberte. She made her religious profession in 1945 and earned her bachelor's and master's degree from Rivier University, and her post studies were in Theology. She taught, and...
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Cecil A. Williams

November 21, 1935 - December 17, 2018

Cecil A. Williams, 83, of New Durham, NH passed away peacefully early Monday morning, December 17, 2018 surrounded by his wife of 36 years and his daughter. Cecil was born November 21, 1935 in Malta, Montana to the late Carol (Kroger) Williams and Edmund Williams. Cecil was a graduate of Miliken University in Decatur, IL. He proudly served his country during the Korean conflict as part of the...
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Karen T. Caron

November 21, 1967 - December 14, 2018

Karen T. (Gagne) Caron, 51, of Bedford, passed away December 14, 2018 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA after a brief illness. She was born in Manchester on November 21, 1967 to Paul L. and Pauline C. (Proulx) Gagne. She grew up in Merrimack, graduated from Merrimack High School and attended St. Anselm College. She lived in Bedford for many years. She had worked at...
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Helen A. Dagenais

April 1, 1926 - December 14, 2018

Helen A. (Viger) Dagenais, 92, of Manchester, died December 14, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Newport on April 1, 1926 to Hormidas Viger and Lea (Baillie) Viger Laroche. She was raised by her mother and step-father, Wilfred Laroche. Helen was devoted to her family. She was giving and will be remembered for her selflessness. Her family includes...
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Leone R. (Landry) Genest

January 6, 1921 - December 11, 2018

Leone R. (Landry) Genest, 97, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on December 11, 2018 at CMC following a brief illness, surrounded by her loving family. Leone was born in Gillsum on January 6, 1921, the daughter of Alphonse and Regina (Barriault) Landry. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Leone worked in the shoe manufacturing industry. She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Parish,...
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Betty C. Booth

May 8, 1922 - December 10, 2018

Betty (Cassmassi) Booth, 96, of Manchester, died December 10, 2018 at Hanover Hill Healthcare Center after a period of declining health. She was born in Bronx, NY on May 8, 1922 to Michael and Catherine (Sforza) Cassmassi. She grew up in the Bronx and later moved to Manchester where she lived for many years. She had wintered in Indiantown, FL during her retirement years. Betty was...
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Matthew J. Danault

September 10, 1993 - December 10, 2018

Matthew James Danault, age 25, passed away in Manchester on December 10, 2018. Matt, who was born and raised in Manchester, was the son of Mark Danault and Elisabeth (Bartlett) Danault and the brother of Michael Danault of Manchester, Jeffrey Danault of Clarksville, TN and David Danault of Lake Wood Ranch, FL. He also leaves behind a grandmother, Polly Perry of Naples FL; a niece, Bella...
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Thelma T. Raine

December 9, 2018

Thelma T. Raine of Milford, NH passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Born in Baltimore, MD in 1926, she is survived by her daughter Pamela Ellen Raine and husband Glen Alberts of Port Ludlow, WA, son Albert F. Raine III of Concord, granddaughter Noelle Alberts and husband Steve Pause of New Zealand, grandsons Ladd Thompson Raine and wife Nuria Anguita-Bates of Plymouth and Sampson...
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Liane Lambert Wind

August 14, 1954 - December 7, 2018

Liane (Lambert) Wind, 64, of Loudon, NH departed this life of December 7th, 2018 after an inspiring and courageous battle with leukemia. Born on August 14th, 1954 in Goffstown, she was the daughter of Robert and Lorraine (Soucy) Lambert. Liane was the beloved wife of James R. Wind of Loudon; cherished sister of Claire Normand and husband Eugene of Manchester, Therese Fournier and husband...
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Georgette "Gin" Guerin

April 18, 1915 - December 6, 2018

Georgette "Gin" (Vandeputte) Guerin, 103, passed away after a brief illness December 6, 2018 at Villa Crest Nursing and Retirement Center in Manchester, NH with her daughters by her side. Gin was born on April 18, 1915 in Roubaix, France, the daughter of George and Helen (Baert) Vandeputte and came to the United States at the age of 10. The family settled in Rhode Island where her father...
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Phyllis Elizabeth Robinson

March 17, 1927 - December 5, 2018

Phyllis Elizabeth Robinson, 91, passed away early Wednesday morning December 5 at Brookdale/Sprucewood in Durham, NH. Born Phyllis E. Scott on March 17, 1927 in Everett, MA, she grew up in Upton, MA, the youngest of four children, including Frances, Doris, and Grace. She often recounted tales of life at the family farm on Christian Hill Road during the Great Depression, including a hectic...
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Richard H. "Dick" Therrien

October 21, 1948 - December 4, 2018

Richard H. "Dick" Therrien, 70, of Candia, died December 4, 2018 at Catholic Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Manchester on October 21, 1948 he was the son of the late Donat and Yvonne (Houle) Therrien. He was educated in local schools and was a graduate of Manchester West High School. He was employed by WalMart Distribution Center, in Raymond, as a Forklift Operator...
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James W. "Jim" Marraty

December 3, 1951 - December 2, 2018

James "Jim" Warren Marraty, passed away in the early morning hours of December 2, 2018 at his home in Merrimack surrounded by his loving wife and two daughters. He was one day shy of his 67th birthday. Jim was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer only a few short weeks ago. With the love and support of his family, he went into battle as fierce as one of the many fighter jets he worked on for...
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Muriel E. Driscoll

March 10, 1925 - December 1, 2018

Muriel E. Driscoll, 93, of Manchester died on December 1, 2018 at Courville Nursing Home. She was born on March 10, 1925 in Cambridge, MA, to John and Catherine (Coffey) Stone. Muriel was educated in the Roslindale, MA school system. She worked as a bookkeeper for Phillips Andover Academy from 1968-1972, and then for a family restaurant until 1981. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, and...
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Lucette Vallee

April 10, 1938 - November 30, 2018

Lucette M. Vallee, 80, of Manchester, died November 30, 2018 at Catholic Medical Center. She was born in Cap-Chat, Quebec on April 10, 1938 a daughter of Lionel and Annette (Gagne) Sergerie. She had been a Manchester resident for many years. Lucette was predeceased by her husband of many years, Norbert Vallee. She leaves six siblings, Jean Marc Sergerie, Gisele Sergerie, Annette Sergerie...
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Richard O. Bissonnette

January 12, 1944 - November 30, 2018

Richard O. Bissonnette, 74, of Manchester, died November 30, 2018 after a sudden illness. He was born in Manchester on January 12, 1944 to Orien and Simone (Tremblay) Bissonnette. He graduated from Bishop Bradley High School in 1962 and was a lifelong resident of Manchester. He served in the NH Army National Guard for 28 years with the 172nd Artillery Division in Manchester and the...
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Leonard Charles Sullivan

June 18, 1935 - November 28, 2018

Leonard Charles Sullivan, 83, longtime resident of Bedford, NH died November 28th, 2018 at his residence with his loving family by his side. Born in Wappingers Falls, NY on June 18, 1935, he was the son of Patrick and Lottie (O'Hanlon) Sullivan. He attended the St. Mary's Elementary School and Wappingers Central High School where he excelled in athletics. He also attended Penn State...
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Wendy A. Haskell

November 29, 1956 - November 27, 2018

Wendy Ann Haskell, 61, died at Catholic Medical Center on November 27, 2018 after a period of declining health. She was born in Berlin, NH on November 29, 1956, daughter of Elmer and Mary (Migetz) Theberge. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Wendy worked at Landair Express of VT as an office administrator. She enjoyed reading, playing games on the computer, and loved her cats. She will...
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Janet E. Soucy

June 17, 1921 - November 27, 2018

Janet E. (Boisvert) Soucy, 97, formerly of Manchester, died November 27, 2018 at Concord Hospital after a period of declining health. She was born in Manchester on June 17, 1921 to Louis and Evaleda (Beaudry) Boisvert and graduated from West High School in 1939. She lived most of her life in Manchester and had wintered in Hallendale, FL for many years. She also lived for several years in...
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Annette T. Hebert

March 14, 1921 - November 24, 2018

Annette Therese Hebert, 97, formerly of Goffstown died November 24, 2018 at Bedford Hills surrounded by her loving family. Born in Riviere Verte, New Brunswick on March 14, 1921, she was the daughter of Levite and Anna (Dupere) Ringuette. She was one of 12 children. Prior to retirement, she had been employed as a textile worker for Raylaine, Daven Electronics as well as Waumbac Mills. ...
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Joyce E. Morris

August 8, 1926 - November 22, 2018

Joyce E. Morris, 92, of Nashua, died on November 22, 2018 at her residence, after a period of declining health, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Providence, RI on August 8, 1926, she was the daughter of Harold and Rose (Place) Dunlop. She was a graduate of Providence High School and attended Rhode Island School of Design. After completing her education, Joyce married her husband Frank...
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Paul M. Archambault

February 3, 1922 - November 21, 2018

Paul M. Archambault, 96, of Hooksett, NH, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 after a period of declining health. Born on February 3, 1922, the son of Ernest and Alice (Noiseaux) Archambault, Paul was a lifelong resident of Hooksett. A World War II veteran, Paul enlisted in the Army in 1940 and proudly served until 1945 as a paratrooper with the 507th Parachute Infantry. He...
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Charles A. Wallace

July 17, 1936 - November 20, 2018

Charles A. Wallace, 82, of Manchester died November 20, 2018 at his residence after a period of declining health. He is survived by his loving wife Rebecca (Rumbaugh) Schimp. Per his requests, all funeral services will be private.
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Reginald E. Simoneau

May 10, 1923 - November 18, 2018

Reginald E. "Reggie" Simoneau, 95, of Manchester, died November 18, 2018 at Villa Crest Nursing and Retirement Center after a period of declining health. He was born in Manchester on May 10, 1923 to Edward and Laura (Saindon) Simoneau. He attended the Austine School for the Deaf in Brattleboro, VT and was a lifelong resident of Manchester. Reggie worked briefly at the Mt....
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Lucille J. Richard

June 25, 1917 - November 14, 2018

Lucille J. Richard, 101, of Manchester died November 14, 2018 at Holy Cross Healthcare Center. Born in Nashua on June 25, 1917, she was the daughter of Rudolph and Yvonne (Auclair) Bedard. She was educated in the local school system. Lucille was a homemaker who enjoyed knitting and baking. She was previously a Sunday school teacher and spent a lot of time doing volunteer work. She was...
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