Cremation Society of New Hampshire

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Our Obituaries

Kenneth Hill

February 28, 2021

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Myron "Doc" Weiner

December 31, 1929 - February 22, 2021

Dr. Myron T. Weiner, affectionately known as "Doc", died on February 22, 2021 following a period of declining health. Doc was born December 31, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY, the only child of Miriam and Edward J. Weiner. He attended grammar school in Brooklyn and Stepney, Connecticut, middle school in Brooklyn and high school at Styvacent in Manhattan, NY and graduated from Miami Beach Senior High...
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Peter Scripture

March 9, 1939 - February 19, 2021

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Oliver Conaway

October 30, 1949 - February 18, 2021

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Jay Dickinson Adams

March 2, 1947 - February 18, 2021

Jay Dickinson Adams of Bellows Falls VT, formerly of Wethersfield CT, died peacefully at the Jack Byrne Center for Palliative and Hospice Care in Lebanon NH on February 18, 2021, with his nephew, Kristopher Dobie, at his side. Jay was born on March 2,1947 in Hartford CT, son of Shirley Scott Adams and Jalon Dickinson Adams. He spent his childhood in Wethersfield CT and was a member of the...
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Scott Edward Graham

August 15, 1948 - February 17, 2021

Scott Edward Graham, 72, of Epsom, NH passed away peacefully February 17th, 2021 at Epsom Health Care Center with his daughter Karrie and sister-in-law Rita by his side. He was born in Bridgeton, ME to Frank and June Graham on August 15, 1948. He proudly served his country as a U.S. Marine in Vietnam. He is survived by his two daughters Karrie Anderson and Kris and husband Brian Parkerson;...
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Chris Jan Smith

January 27, 1966 - February 16, 2021

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John E."Jay" Palmer, Jr.

April 8, 1943 - February 16, 2021

John E. Palmer, Jr., "Jay", 77, of Weare, NH, died 02/16/21 after a brief hospital stay, with his daughter by his side. Jay was born in Manchester, NH, April 8, 1943 to John E. Palmer and Dorothy (Doussas) Palmer. He spent his youth in Reading, MA and Readfield, ME where he attended his beloved Kents Hill School. He then attended Michigan State University, New England College (Graduated Summa...
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Donald W. Moses

May 23, 1941 - February 14, 2021

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Ernest A. Adams

March 13, 1942 - February 10, 2021

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Paul Mark Erickson

October 31, 1953 - February 8, 2021

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William Lofgren

February 14, 1944 - February 4, 2021

William Lennart Lofgren, 76, died Thursday, February 4, 2021 of natural causes at Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen, NH. He was born in Massachusetts on February 14, 1944, the son of Hjalmer and Alfhild Lofgren of Braintree, MA. He was the husband of Ann Marie (Caulfield) Lofgren. They were married on September 19, 1964 at Sacred Heart Church in Weymouth, MA. Bill was employed in the...
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Madlyn Smith

April 6, 1930 - February 2, 2021

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Barbara I. Blanchard

December 28, 1934 - February 1, 2021

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Judith Francis Dikckinson

September 29, 1941 - January 31, 2021

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Rebecca Baranchea McMillen

April 23, 1949 - January 31, 2021

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Warren Tripp

January 24, 1939 - January 30, 2021

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Christopher Magnin

October 19, 1960 - January 27, 2021

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Timothy Eben Locke

June 29, 1963 - January 26, 2021

Timothy passed away unexpectedly at his home on the morning of January 26th, 2021. He was born in Concord NH on June 29, 1963 to Robert Eben and Patricia Jane Sherburne Locke. Tim "Timmy" graduated from Concord High school in the 1981. During high school and after graduation, Tim held positions at Denauws and the Inland Lobster pool as a busboy and eventually head chef. In 1986, he became a...
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Patricia W. Moore

June 12, 1930 - January 24, 2021

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Warren Sawyer

February 15, 1934 - January 23, 2021

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McWilson Warren

August 29, 1929 - January 23, 2021

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John Campbell

November 25, 1927 - January 22, 2021

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Barbara Anne Miller

May 1, 1930 - January 22, 2021

Barbara ("Bobbie") Anne Miller died on January 22, 2021, in Concord at the age of 90. Born on May 1, 1930, at Women's Hospital in New York City to the late Rena (Heyman) and Herbert Strauss, Bobbie and her older sister, Joan, grew up in Kew Gardens and Rockville Centre. Bobbie attended Smith College before transferring to Barnard College from which she graduated in 1952. Bobbie obtained a...
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Roberta Leigh Ramsay RN

August 13, 1941 - January 21, 2021

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Teresa A. Reed

January 19, 1971 - January 20, 2021

Teresa inspired us with her resounding resilience. She impressed us with her brilliance at earning her MBA. A dedicated, hard worker and a fierce advocate. A smack of sass and quick wit! She listened patiently, over coffee of course, and supported and mentored others with grace and kindness. Traveler, gardener, yoga burner, recipe trier, country music fan, friend to dogs. Her greatest pride...
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Margaret Campbell

April 6, 1926 - January 18, 2021

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William Paul Briand

October 2, 1935 - January 18, 2021

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Donald V. Hains

January 17, 1966 - January 15, 2021

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Donald R. Foote

February 17, 1948 - January 15, 2021

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Lynne Bride

September 2, 1952 - January 15, 2021

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Michael Villers

November 4, 1968 - January 15, 2021

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Robert T. Dilworth

June 11, 1935 - January 14, 2021

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John Edward Anderson

November 12, 1943 - January 12, 2021

John Edward Anderson, son of the late Robert K. and Isabelle S. Anderson, died January 12, 2021 at Speare Memorial Hospital in Plymouth, NH at the age of 77. Originally from Mason, NH, John graduated from UNH with a degree in mechanical engineering. Following graduation, he was commissioned in the US Army and served two tours in Vietnam where he was awarded two Bronze Stars. John continued his...
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Laurel Shirley Asadoorian

September 25, 1934 - January 12, 2021

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Allen R. Strickrott

January 13, 1947 - January 11, 2021

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Gloria Mable Tattersall

January 12, 1940 - January 11, 2021

Gloria M. Tattersall, 80, of Loudon, NH, passed away to be with loved ones on January 11, 2021. Born on January 12, 1940 to Forest and Mable Moody, she grew up in the Chichester and Loudon area of NH and enjoyed fond memories with her siblings on their family farm. She was a dedicated employee to both Milpower Source in Belmont and Secure Care, located in Concord, as a production specialist...
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Deborah L. Gray

August 11, 1962 - January 10, 2021

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Kevin Thomas Erickson

July 14, 1958 - January 9, 2021

Kevin Thomas Erickson, 62, died peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, January 9, 2021 in Concord, New Hampshire from complications related to Lewy Body Dementia. Kevin was born on July 16, 1958 in Murray, Utah to the late Kenneth and Elylia (Higham) Erickson. grew up in Utah, with lots of extended family always around. He graduated from Murray High School. After graduation and an amazing...
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Julian W. Richards

March 10, 1957 - January 7, 2021

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Terry E. Gomez

May 7, 1951 - January 6, 2021

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Richard Walsh

September 6, 1947 - January 4, 2021

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Paul Lacourse

March 27, 1945 - January 4, 2021

Paul J. Lacourse of Pemboke, NH died Monday, January 4, 2021 at Catholic Medical Center after a period of failing health and complications from COVID-19. He was born March 27, 1945 in Manchester, NH and grew up in Auburn, NH. Paul was a UPS driver for 20 years, mostly delivering in Concord, NH. For many years he was involved with the Boy Scouts Pack and Troop 292 in Hooksett. After...
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William Arthur Fillion, Sr.

April 30, 1963 - January 3, 2021

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Elizabeth Valliere

July 5, 1928 - January 3, 2021

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Ralph Leon Howes, Jr.

August 7, 1959 - January 2, 2021

Ralph Leon Howes Jr., age 61 of Franklin passed away in Concord on Saturday January 2, 2021. Ralph was born August 7, 1959 in Natick, Massachusetts. He was a loving husband, a dedicated father, and a proud grandfather. Ralph was an avid music fan and spent many hours remastering his favorites of the 70's and 80's. He loved finding a way to fix anything and founded KnowHowes Engineering. He is...
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Shirley L. Ladd

May 20, 1929 - January 1, 2021

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Natalie Bly

January 8, 1924 - December 30, 2020

Natalie (Waterman) Bly, 96, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at her residence in Pembroke, NH with her daughter by her side. She was born in Arlington, MA on January 8th, 1924, the daughter of Marion Louise (Chubbuck) Waterman and George Huse Waterman, Jr. She grew up in Newton Center, MA spending summers in Jackson, NH. Natalie was a resident of New Hampshire for many years,...
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Suzanne Perry

October 28, 1957 - December 29, 2020

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Norman Martel

September 13, 1943 - December 25, 2020

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Richard O. Long

July 27, 1939 - December 19, 2020

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Robert O. Backus

March 23, 1954 - December 19, 2020

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Frank Sterling Baker

July 20, 1928 - December 18, 2020

Frank Sterling Baker, Jr., 92, died on December 18, 2020 at the New London Hospital. He had been living at Woodcrest Village Assisted Living. He was the only son of Frank S. Baker of Harrisburg, New York and Viola L. Wheeler of Marlboro, Massachusetts. He grew up in Wilmot, NH and graduated from Andover High School in 1947. He is survived by a sister, Eleanor Baker Wilcox of North Fort Meyers,...
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Mark "Chip" Morgan

October 15, 1970 - December 14, 2020

Mark (Chip) Morgan, 50, of Concord died Monday, December 14, 2020 following a brief period of declining health. Chip was born in Concord October 15, 1970 and was raised by his mother, Shirly M. (Goupil) Beck, and his stepfather, Roger Austin. Chip was educated in local schools and, apart from a single year spent living in Georgia for business, he was a lifelong resident of the Concord area. ...
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Bruce Scott Seymour

July 28, 1938 - December 14, 2020

Bruce Scott Seymour, 82, of Wolfeboro passed away Monday, December 14, 2020 after a lengthy period of failing health. He was born July 28, 1938 in Berwick, Maine to Margaret E. (Seavey) Seymour and Victor A. Seymour. He grew up in Dover, New Hampshire though he spent many happy summers in York Beach, Maine. Bruce attended schools in Dover and graduated from Dover High School in 1956 before...
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Richard E. Cantara

November 1, 1928 - December 14, 2020

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Richard Peter Kennedy

October 26, 1941 - December 14, 2020

Richard Peter Kennedy was born on October 26th 1941 in Providence, Rhode Island to George and Nora Kennedy. Richard was the husband of his loving wife Claire Kennedy for 54 years. He was proud to serve his country in Vietnam in the Air Force as an Air Traffic Controller. He later went on to work for many years at the Boston Center in Nashua as an Air Traffic Controller before working in the...
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Philip J. Audett

May 22, 1946 - December 13, 2020

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Richard A. Munn, Jr.

May 17, 1942 - December 12, 2020

Richard Arthur Munn Jr., 78, of Washington, NH died December 12, 2020 following a lengthy period of declining health. Dick was born in Pepperell, MA May 17, 1942 to Richard Arthur Sr. and Ellen Irma (Olsen) Munn. Dick was raised in Massachusetts where he began his career in plumbing after earning his GED, eventually becoming a Master Plumber with Gas and HVAC licenses. While living in...
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Frances W. Anderson

November 13, 1932 - December 8, 2020

Frances W. Anderson, 88, of Concord passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 8, 2020. Born and raised in Concord, she was the daughter of the late Everett and Nellie (Parsons) White. Fran attended Concord High School, married Donald Anderson in 1952, and had 4 children. She raised her family in Chichester, later residing in Loudon. After her family was grown, she worked as an...
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Debra Lynn Callner

May 17, 1956 - December 7, 2020

Debra Lynn Callner (formerly Debra Lynn Thomas), 64, resident of Penacook NH, passed away at home on December 7, 2020. Debra was born on May 17, 1956 in Bennington Vt. to Theodore and Norma Thomas. Debra attended elementary and secondary school in Bennington and graduated from Mount Anthony Union High School in 1974. She furthered her education by attending the University of Vermont where...
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Bruce Allan Knowlton

November 13, 1947 - December 4, 2020

Bruce Knowlton, 73, of Milton Mills, NH, died December 3, 2020. Bruce was born in Beverly, MA, November 13, 1947 to John and Patricia (Johnson) Knowlton. Bruce was married to Linda Campbell Knowlton. They were married on February 12, 1967 and enjoyed 53 years together. Bruce was a veteran of the Vietnam War, when he served in the U.S. Navy. He later joined the U.S. Army, from which he retired...
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Elizabeth "Betsy" Hamlin-Morin

November 7, 1947 - December 4, 2020

Concord, NH – Elizabeth (Betsy) Hamlin-Morin, 73, died suddenly on December 4, 2020. She was born in Bethesda, Maryland, to Harold S. Hamlin Jr. and Kathleen (Lowrey) Hamlin. As part of a Navy family, she moved regularly and lived on the east and west coasts at various times as well as the Washington DC area. Betsy graduated from The University of Wisconsin (Madison) with a degree in...
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Gertrude Murphy

May 5, 1929 - December 1, 2020

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Barbara (Mueller) Rosenblatt

July 10, 1949 - December 1, 2020

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Eric Marcussen

May 2, 1953 - November 30, 2020

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Donald Joseph Martel

January 27, 1935 - November 30, 2020

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Paul LeBraney

December 10, 1950 - November 30, 2020

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Jean-Claude Trudel

December 5, 1931 - November 29, 2020

Jean-Claude Trudel, 88, died of complications from COVID-19 on Nov 29, 2020 at the NH Veteran's Home. He was born Dec 5, 1931 during the Great Depression, in St. Guillaume D'Upton, Quebec, Canada, son of Origene and Yvonne (Pelissier) Trudel. His mother died of tuberculosis when he was two, and he was raised until age 10 in an orphanage in Nicolet, Quebec, when he and his brother were taken in...
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Sherman E. Stickney

July 6, 1927 - November 28, 2020

Sherman E. Stickney, 93, of Boscawen passed away peacefully on Saturday November 28th, 2020 at his home, surrounded by family. Sherman was born in Concord, New Hampshire on July 6th, 1927, the first of six children born to Sherman and Flora (Potter) Stickney. He attended Concord High School, class of 1946. He worked at Page Belting Company in Concord for over 20 years. He worked for a short...
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Allen Roy LaPlante

November 25, 1955 - November 26, 2020

Allen Roy Laplante, 65, passed away Thursday, November 26th, 2020 at his home in Warner NH. He was born in Worcester MA to late Leroy LaPlante and Florence (Allen) LaPlante on November 25th, 1955. Allen earned an associate degree in Culinary from Johnson & Wales University. Allen enjoyed using his culinary skills to cook for potlucks as an active member of both Seacoast Gay Men in Kittery ME, and...
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Anne Mastin Egner

January 29, 1930 - November 26, 2020

Anne Mastin Egner, age 90, of Hanover, NH, died at her home on Thursday, November 26, 2020 following an extended illness. She grew up in Midland Park, NJ, the oldest of five children, plus three older half siblings. She had a very happy childhood. After attending the local public schools, she attended Lasell College, near Boston, and attained an Associate Degree of Arts. She worked for five...
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Roger Stewart Burridge

June 30, 1957 - November 23, 2020

Roger Stewart (Sid) Burridge, 63, died peacefully on November 23, 2020 in Concord Hospital, NH. His fiddle playing and humor will be missed by all who knew him. Roger was born in the idyllic surroundings of the rural south-west of England, on the outskirts of a tiny village called Hardington Mandeville. He attended the village school before graduating to secondary school in the nearby town of...
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Herb Fajors

June 25, 1925 - November 23, 2020

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John Eric Wallace

April 18, 1935 - November 22, 2020

John Eric Wallace passed away Sunday, November 22, 2020 in Lebanon at Genesis Healthcare Facility. He was born on April 18, 1935 in Stirling, Scotland to Mary Laird Millar and adopted by James and Marion (McDonald) Wallace He spent his childhood and school days in Queezieburn, Scotland with his family and upon graduating from the local school at 16, he worked for a short time in the nearby...
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Cathy Ellen Westphal

May 31, 1960 - November 20, 2020

Cathy Ellen (Stybe) Westphal, 60, died peacefully at home on November 20, 2020 after a long courageous battle with early-onset Alzheimer's Disease. Cathy was born on May 31, 1960 in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The daughter of Eugene Stybe and Valerie (Bradford) Stybe. Cathy worked as a crossing guard at Potter Road School in Framingham for many years and her love of helping others shone through in...
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Joyce Dukette

October 31, 1948 - November 17, 2020

Joyce Ann (Ashland) Dukette, 72, of Concord, passed away peacefully on November 17, 2020 at Pleasant View Center after a long period of declining health. Joyce was born in Bellows Falls, VT to the late Donald and Gloria (Lovering) Ashland. She grew up in Loudon, took dance lessons as a young girl and graduated from Concord High School. Joyce worked for Hoyt Electrical, Beede Electrical and...
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Tami J. Hutchins

December 25, 1971 - November 16, 2020

Tami J. (Pearson) Hutchins, 48, died Monday, November 16, 2020 at home in Concord, NH. Tami was born on December 25, 1971 in Concord, NH, the daughter of Daniel Pearson and Cheryl Staples. Tami Graduated Penacook High School in 1990 and after pursed a college education. She was married to Peter Hutchins 1999-2004. Throughout the years Tami worked as an aid for those in need within the...
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James M. St. Francis

May 8, 1981 - November 16, 2020

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Dorothy (Kaiser) Hammell

January 25, 1942 - November 14, 2020

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Philip Ellis

January 9, 1933 - November 14, 2020

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Charles H. Varnum

December 17, 1943 - November 13, 2020

Charles H. Varnum Jr., 76, of Loudon, passed away on November, 13, 2020 at Pleasant View Center in Concord. He was born on December 17, 1943 in Portland, Maine to the late Charles H. Varnum Sr. and Marjorie (Blake) & Stepson of Bertha Varnum. He is the loving husband of Hazel (Frawley) Varnum of Loudon. The two were married on June 15, 1995. Charles graduated from Concord High School and...
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Magdalena (Stiglingh) Gertz

October 19, 1931 - November 10, 2020

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Mark A. McDermott

February 10, 1944 - November 8, 2020

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Vincent Lopez

January 1, 1941 - November 5, 2020

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Sandra (Hall) Elliott

May 24, 1942 - November 2, 2020

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Dorothy P. Spellman

December 29, 1938 - October 29, 2020

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Ronald C. Brockett

November 29, 1947 - October 26, 2020

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Albert Lloyd Christensen

November 3, 1932 - October 22, 2020

Albert Lloyd Christensen ("Chris"), age 87, passed away on October 22, 2020 at the New Hampshire Veterans Home. He was born on November 3, 1932 in Brockton, MA. Chris loved giving, joking, his family, and baseball. Chris grew up in Easton, MA, where he excelled at both school (honor student/Class Vice President) and sports (baseball/basketball). After high school, he received a Christmas Eve...
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Ashlie Lynn Hooper

May 15, 1972 - October 22, 2020

We are deeply saddened to announce the loss of Ashlie Lynn Hooper. Ashlie passed away at home with family by her side on Thursday, October 22, 2020. She courageously battled metastatic breast cancer for 14.5 years and never let it rule her life. Ashlie was a kind, caring, thoughtful and humble person with a good heart and a radiant smile that she wore frequently. Despite her health challenges...
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Michelle L. Monticone

November 15, 1983 - October 22, 2020

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David K. Longhenry

May 22, 1938 - October 18, 2020

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Norman Bowles

March 8, 1930 - October 17, 2020

Norman R. Bowles, 90, passed away at home on October 17, 2020, due to failing health. He was born in Easton, NH, he is the son of the late Melvin and Ida Mae (Webber) Bowles. Norman graduated from Dow Academy in 1947. In 1949, he graduated from the Thompson School of Applied Science and moved to Loudon where he began his farming career with Leonard Hill, forming Hill-Bow Farm. Norman was...
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Kenneth Cole

February 7, 1955 - October 14, 2020

Kenneth Clayton Cole, 65, died peacefully at home, on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. He was loved and surrounded by family and friends. He was born on February 7, 1955 in Concord, NH, the son of William Cole (Sanbornton, NH) and Frances McCaslin (Florida), step-son of Nancy Cole (Searsport, ME). He was the husband of Jackie (Prince) Cole. They were...
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Linda J. Pearson

March 7, 1947 - October 14, 2020

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Barbara J Stebbins

August 25, 2020 - October 11, 2020

Barbara was born in Concord NH on August 25th, 1932 and passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on October 11th, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Hervey and Ruth (Coulson) Folsom. She attended local schools in Penacook and graduated from Penacook Highschool. After high school she married and had children. She was a stay at home mom until all of her children were in school...
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Nancy A. (Towle) Baker

October 26, 1948 - October 10, 2020

WILMOT – Nancy A. (Towle) Baker, 71, died unexpectedly from a stroke on Saturday, October 10, 2020. Born in Boston on October 26, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Dean and Irene (Milligan) Towle. Nancy's parents moved her, along with her two brothers and sister, to the Newfound Lake area in New Hampshire in the early 1960s. In the 1970s, Nancy worked at IPC in Bristol...
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Nancy A. Brown

October 26, 1948 - October 10, 2020

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Brad E. McLaughlin

November 30, 1979 - October 10, 2020

Brad McLaughlin, 40, of Franklin died unexpectedly on Saturday, October 10, 2020. He was born November 30, 1979 in Ft. Ord, CA to Wayne McLaughlin and Alice (Brooks) Kench and was raised in Franklin, NH by his mom and dad, Alice and Chris Kench. Brad attended local schools and held many different jobs throughout his adult life, most recently doing insulation work with Parenteau Insulation. He...
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Rachel R. Buck

August 27, 1930 - October 10, 2020

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