Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Coolidge Ave.

Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is the largest provider of funeral services in New Hampshire. Phaneuf Funeral Home has been serving the public from our Coolidge Ave. location in Manchester since 1906 and is one of the oldest continually-owned family funeral homes in the state. Learn more about our Coolidge Ave. location.

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Our Obituaries

Christine Dobbins

January 2, 1964 - October 14, 2017

Christine M. Dobbins, 53, of Manchester, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 at her residence following a lengthy illness. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late William Dobbins and Virginia Ellingson. Christine married the loved of her life, Denis Gagnon, in 1984. The young couple settled in Manchester to raise their beautiful family. A dedicated wife, mother, sister, and...
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Leona A. Roy

October 8, 1929 - October 9, 2017

Leona A. (Corriveau) Roy, 88, of Goffstown, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 9, 2017 at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Eva (Bilodeau) Corriveau. Raised and educated in Manchester, she met and married the love of her life, the late Jean Paul Andre "Pete" Roy. The young couple settled...
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Edward Smith

July 22, 1947 - September 24, 2017

Edward J. Smith, 70, of Edward J. Smith, 70, of Pinardville, passed away on September 24, 2017 at Catholic Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Hopkins, MN, he was the son of the late Edward D. and Elly (Lindstrom) Smith. Ed was raised and educated in Minnesota. He met and married the love of his life, the late Elaine (Austin) Smith at Fort Devens, MA at a military dance....
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Yolande M. Robichaud

June 10, 1925 - August 13, 2017

Yolande Margaret Robichaud passed away at the age of 92 on August 13, 2017 after a long period of declining health. She was born on June 10, 1925 in the small town of Charney, PQ, Canada, the 22nd child of 23 siblings. Yolande worked for many years at Chicopee Mills in Manchester and was a 70 plus year resident of West Manchester. Her passions were caring meticulously for her home and its...
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Roland M. Morin

March 8, 1929 - July 26, 2017

Roland Marcel Morin, Sr., 88 years of age, of Manchester, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 surrounded by his loved ones at Catholic Medical Center of heart failure. Roland was born in the State of Vermont. He served in the U.S. army as a cook where he discovered his love of cooking. He worked as a shoe machinist for over 45 years, at which time he retired. He enjoyed trips to...
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Therese St. Laurent

November 23, 1937 - July 20, 2017

Therese D. (St. Onge) St. Laurent, 79, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 20, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Elphege and Cora (Bouchard) St. Onge. Raised and educated in Manchester, she married the love of her life, the late Henry St. Laurent, and dedicated herself to raising their children. Therese worked in the...
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Denise Claire Dezainde

April 24, 1941 - July 19, 2017

Denise Claire Dezainde, 76, of Manchester, died on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 following a period of declining health. She was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada on April 24, 1941 to the late Wilfrid and Germaine (Gosselin). She was a resident of Manchester since 1962. A cherished sister, aunt and great-aunt, family was paramount in Denise's life. She was like a second mother to her nieces and...
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Carmelle Rondeau

May 28, 1914 - July 3, 2017

Carmelle A. (Labonte) Rondeau, 103, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 3, 2017 at Hanover Hill Health Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Princeville, Quebec, Canada, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Eva (Prince) Labonte. She came to Lawrence Mass in 1923 and was raised and educated in Lawrence where she met and married the love of her life,...
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Henry "Sid" St. Laurent

July 14, 1929 - June 6, 2017

The full obituary for Henry will be published in the Wednesday, June 7 edition of the Union Leader or www.unionleader.com. Thank you.
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John Astarita, Sr.

November 18, 1948 - June 2, 2017

John Astarita, Sr, 68, lost his battle with cancer on June 2nd 2017, while being comforted by his loving wife and sons. John was born in New York City to Josephine and Michael Astarita on November 18th, 1948. He grew up in Manhattan before moving to Manchester New Hampshire where he graduated from New Hampshire College in 1971. In New Hampshire, John and his wife 'Ginny' raised three sons. ...
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Jeannine R. Dionne

September 4, 1933 - May 6, 2017

Jeannine R. (Pinard) Dionne, 83, died May 6, 2017 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Sept. 4, 1933 in Manchester, the daughter of the late Fernando and Noelie (Clement) Pinard, and was the wife of the late Roland W. Dionne. She was a lifelong resident of Manchester, where she graduated from Ste. Marie High School. Mrs. Dionne was...
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Rita M. Vezina

October 17, 1921 - April 3, 2017

Rita Marcelle Perusse Vezina, 95, died suddenly but peacefully on Monday, April 3, 2017 at Mount Carmel Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was the daughter of the late Anatole and Lucinda (Lamy) Caron. She was a devout Catholic with a strong faith in God that inspired her family. Her motto was always," God will take care of me" and He did. Her first marriage was to the late Robert...
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Marguerite A. "Margie" Brooks

August 16, 1947 - April 1, 2017

On Saturday, April 1, 2017, two people who shared a love that is often only dreamt about or seen in movies died peacefully surrounded by family after lengthy illnesses. In life, their love was a powerful force demonstrated daily for 47 years, but in death that love was fulfilled in such an extraordinary way, that even those who did not know them personally were greatly moved and touched by their...
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Norman L. "Norm" Brooks

December 18, 1943 - April 1, 2017

Marguerite "Margie" and Norman "Norm" BrooksManchester, NH - On Saturday, April 1, 2017, two people who shared a love that is often only dreamt about or seen in movies died peacefully surrounded by family after lengthy illnesses. In life, their love was a powerful force demonstrated daily for 47 years, but in death that love was fulfilled in such an extraordinary way, that even those who did not...
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Rita A. Methot

November 10, 1932 - March 30, 2017

Rita A. Methot died on March 30, 2017. She was born November 10. 1932 in Wilimantic, CT. She survived 84 years following a postnatal accident, leaving her a lifelong paraplegic. She was one of 13 children born to Bernadette (Boutin) Methot and Arthur Methot. She was a resident for four years at a Shriner's Children Hospital in Springfield, CT. Rita managed to graduate in 1956 from Ste. Marie...
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Jeanne Soucy

September 16, 1934 - March 22, 2017

Jeanne (Janelle) Soucy, 82, of Nashua, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, Nashua, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Romeo and Adrienne (Payeur) Janelle. Raised and educated in Manchester, Jeanne worked as a cashier in the cafeteria at St. Anselm's College for over 31 years. A...
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Linda L. Cyr

October 16, 1969 - March 8, 2017

Linda L. (Morse) Cyr, 47, of Manchester, passed away at the Elliot Hospital on March 8, 2017. She was born in Hartford, CT on October 16, 1969, the daughter of Richard and Barbara (Vannie) Morse. Linda was employed by Bentley Commons and Capitol Hill Services. She was hard working, selfless, had a wonderful sense of humor, and was extremely funny. She enjoyed spending time with her family....
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Joan Williamson

February 12, 1935 - March 4, 2017

Joan (Thomas) Williamson, 82, recently of Deering, NH and formerly a 33 year resident of Bedford, NH, passed away on March 4, 2017 surrounded by her loving family after a well-fought battle with cancer. She was born in Brooklyn, NY on February 12, 1935, the daughter of Francis and Cecelia Thomas. She grew up in West Hempstead, NY. She graduated from SUNY at Potsdam where she met the love of...
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Richard D. Potvin

July 7, 1949 - February 19, 2017

Richard D. Potvin, 67, of Auburn, passed away at home on February 19, 2017. He was born in Manchester on July 7, 1949, the son of Paul and Francoise (Gingras) Potvin. He was a 1967 graduate of Manchester High School West and was a member of the honor society and an all-star athlete. He was an Eagle Scout. He played baseball for Post 79 and went on to play in two American Legion World Series....
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Carmelle Boucher

March 4, 1928 - February 5, 2017

Carmelle (Lapointe) Boucher, 88, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at Evergreen Place, surrounded by her loving family. Born in St. Germain, Quebec, Canada on March 4, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Emelia (Baillargeon) Lapointe. Carmelle spent her younger years in Canada and in 1952 married the love of her life, Edmourd Boucher and raised a...
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Nelson Gabriel Ramos Silva

May 18, 1993 - January 27, 2017

Nelson Gabriel Ramos Silva, 23, of Derry, NH, passed away unexpectedly at home on Friday, January 27th, 2017. Born in Manchester, NH, on May 18, 1993, he is the loving son of Helena Ramos-Silva and Ruben Cruz Silva. In addition to his life-long love for listening to music, Nelson is a very talented musician and a true virtuoso who is self-taught on many instruments, as well as in the art of...
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Richard N. Belanger

March 22, 1949 - January 24, 2017

Richard N. Belanger, 67, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Catholic Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Peterborough, NH, he was the son of the late Paul A. Belanger, Sr., and Edna E. Choiunard. Raised and educated in Greenville, Richard married the love of his life, Lorraine (Belanger) Belanger and raised a beautiful family. Richard...
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Robert A. Van Uden

May 27, 1936 - January 19, 2017

Robert A. Van Uden, 80, of Manchester, died January 19, 2017, at Langdon Place of Exeter. Bob was born in Manchester on May 27, 1936, the son of Cornelius and Rebecca (McNeilage) Van Uden. He graduated from Manchester High School West, where he played football, basketball, and baseball. He was predeceased in 2008 by his wife of 54 years, Carol A. (Clement) Van Uden. He worked...
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Rudolphe "Rudy" Houde

August 27, 1921 - January 10, 2017

Rudolphe "Rudy" M. Houde, 95, of Manchester, died peacefully on January 10, 2017 at Catholic Medical in the presence of his family. He was born in Manchester on August 27, 1921, the son of Philemon and Marie (Montminy) Houde and had been a lifelong resident of the city. He started his musical career at the age of five with the Phil Houde Orchestra, which included his father Phil on the...
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Geraldine Charest

June 8, 1921 - January 8, 2017

To view the full obituary for Geraldine, please visit the Wednesday, January 11 edition of the Manchester Union Leader or www.unionleader.com. Thank you.
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Thomas Soucy

May 20, 1956 - January 5, 2017

Thomas C. Soucy, 60, of Swanzey, passed away on January 5, 2017 surrounded by family and friends. He was born on May 20, 1956 in Manchester, NH, son of Jean and Jeanne (Janelle) Soucy. Tom was married to the love of his life, Teah Lumbra-Soucy, in 2003. They were together for 26 years. Tom and Teah lived in the Keene area where they enjoyed their lives. Tom enjoyed fishing with his little...
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Doris Petlock

June 6, 1925 - January 1, 2017

Doris (Kettner) Petlock, 91, of Manchester, NH, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2017 in the comfort of her home at Birch Hill Terrace, with her daughter and a close friend by her side. Born on Staten Island, New York, she was the daughter of the late Peter C. and Edna (Flanders) Kettner. Raised on Staten Island, she was a graduate of Curtis High School. While she had many close friends...
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Adam E. Berk

June 29, 1975 - December 31, 2016

Adam Erwin Berk, 41, of Bedford, beloved husband of Tania (Ackermann) Berk, passed away unexpectedly at his home, on Saturday, December 31, 2016. Born in Milwaukee, WI, he was the son of Robin (Bortolotti) and Lawrence Berk. Raised and educated at University School of Milwaukee, he enjoyed playing football. Adam was a graduate of Babson College, Class of 1997, where he earned a Bachelor of...
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Roger P. Arel

April 3, 1934 - December 27, 2016

Roger Pierre Arel, 82, of Bedford, NH, passed away on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at Catholic Medical Center. He was born on April 3, 1934, son of the late Roland Arel and Lillienne (Nadeau) Arel, and was a loving husband to Beverly (Mortlock) Arel for 64 years. Roger attended Sacred Heart Elementary School and was a 1953 graduate of West High School. As a young man, he was a partner in the...
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RITA D. BOLDUC

September 5, 1924 - December 23, 2016

RITA D. BOLDUC, 92 of Bedford passed away peacefully at home on December 23 after a period of declining health. Rita was born in Manchester on September 5, 1924, daughter of Joseph and Lillian Cote and was a lifelong resident of Manchester and Bedford. She was a past member of CWV Auxiliary and parishioner of Sacred Heart Church. She owned and operated Brook Farm Distributors for over 20 years. ...
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Fernande "Fern" Therrien

May 4, 1922 - November 8, 2016

Fernande "Fern" Therrien, 94, a life-long resident of Pinardville, passed away peacefully after a long period of declining health, at Forestview Manor in Meredith, on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Born on the west side of Manchester, NH, she was the only child of the late Albert and Marie Anne (Bedard) Lasselle. Raised and educated in Manchester, she was a 1938 honors graduate of Holy Angels...
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Louis F. Farley, Jr.

February 10, 1935 - October 21, 2016

Louis Ferdinand Farley, Jr., 81, of Singer Island, FL and Hampton, NH died October 21, 2016 at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville. FL due to complications from surgery. He was born in Manchester on February 10, 1935, the only son of Louis and Philomene (Forbes) Farley, Sr. He attended St. Patrick's School and was in the first graduating class of Bishop Bradley High School. He graduated from...
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Denise A. (Laporte) Giroux

March 20, 1939 - October 16, 2016

Denise A. (Laporte) Giroux, 77, died Sunday, October 16, 2016 at Community Hospice House in Merrimack. She was born on March 20, 1939 in Waterlou, Canada, daughter of the late Andre and Lucille (Bergeron) Laporte. She was the beloved wife of Leopold Giroux whom she married on July 2, 1960. Denise moved to the U.S. at the age of 18. She enjoyed raising their children and spending time with...
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Eileen Jeanne (Pitman) Wojdyla

November 11, 1945 - October 9, 2016

Eileen Jeanne (Pitman) Wojdyla, 70, died October 9, 2016 at Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association in the presence of granddaughters, Elisha and Vanessa Lacey. She was born November 11, 1945, Armistice Day and Polish Independence Day, at Elliot Hospital in Manchester, the daughter of Thomas Joseph Pitman and Jeannette Lorraine Fortin. Eileen was the beloved wife of Michael Joseph Wojdyla....
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Richard Omer St.Onge

July 21, 1938 - September 30, 2016

Full obituary published in the Union Leader on Monday, October 3, 2016.
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Tabert "Tab" Alan Julius

November 25, 1962 - September 27, 2016

Tabert (Tab) Alan Julius, 53, of 10 Meadowbrook Rd., Derry, passed away peacefully at home on September 27, 2016 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Tab was born in White Plains, New York on November 25, 1962 to the late Morton Julius and Jean Irene (Tabert) Julius. Soon after his birth his family moved to South Londonderry, Vermont. Tab, as he was known by all, graduated from the...
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Theresa A. Britton

November 25, 1929 - September 25, 2016

Theresa A. (Nadeau) Britton, 86, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at Villa Crest Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Suncook, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Corona (Desmarais) Nadeau. Theresa worked in the Manchester shoe factories for many years before she earned her certification as a nurse's aide. Theresa proudly dedicated...
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Lucille M. Forand

February 1, 1930 - September 14, 2016

Lucille M Forand, 86, of Goffstown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Adelard and Marie-Jeanne (Lefebvre) Boisvert. Raised and educated in Three Rivers, Canada, she married the love of her life, Jacques R. Forand, in 1951. While raising her beautiful...
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Matthew J. Dillon

September 8, 1994 - August 27, 2016

Matthew James Dillon, 21, of Bedford, NH, died August 27, 2016. Born in Manchester, NH on September 8, 1994. Son of Michael and Carol (Smith) Dillon. Grandson of the late Betty (Memes) and James Smith and Mary Dillon (Nana) and the late Robert E. Dillon. Matthew leaves behind his Nana, parents, sister, Megan and her fiancé Patrick Roach of Jamaica Plain, MA and brother, Patrick and...
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Lionel A. Roy

June 18, 1931 - August 17, 2016

Lionel Albert Roy, 85, of Bedford, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Carlyle Place in Bedford. A lifelong resident of Manchester and most recently of Bedford, Lionel had been in declining health for several months. He was born in Manchester on June 18, 1931, the son of Arthur and Victorine (Plant) Roy. Growing up on Montgomery Street on Manchester's West Side, Lionel...
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Jonathan Kurylo

March 19, 1985 - August 12, 2016

Jonathan Kurylo, 31, of Weare, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016. Born in Manchester, he was the son of Stephen and Bonnie (Belz) Kurylo. A beloved son and brother, Jon's family was the center of his life. As a child he filled our lives with his love and boundless energy. Always smiling – always running – always with us. Jon cherished and so looked forward to the time we spent in...
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Rene R. Lapierre

May 10, 1926 - July 7, 2016

Rene R. Lapierre, 90, of Manchester, passed away at Catholic Medical Center on July 7, 2016. He was born in Disraeli, PQ Canada on May 10, 1926, the son of Emile and Anna (Cote) Lapierre and had been NH resident since 1969. He had worked for Baretto Granite in Milford as a welder for 22 years until his retirement. He was a 3rd and 4th Degree Knight of Columbus and member of the League of...
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Brian DeKorte

August 15, 1971 - June 28, 2016

Brian James DeKorte, 44, of Manchester passed away peacefully at home on June 28, 2016 following a lengthy illness. Brian was born in Norfolk, VA on August 15, 1971 to the late Robert Sigurd DeKorte and Linda Diane (Elliott) Jamele. He was a graduate of Newton North High School in Newton, MA and moved to New Hampshire in 1999. Brian enjoyed his job as a Walmart associate in Manchester until his...
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Georgette Pinsonneault

October 19, 1934 - June 17, 2016

Georgette (Glaude) Pinsonneault, 81, of Manchester, passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016 at the Arbors at Bedford, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Delia (Thibodeau) Glaude. A lifelong resident of Manchester, Georgette married the love of her life, the late Alfred Pinsonneault and raised a beautiful family. A beloved wife and...
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David R. A. Proulx

February 26, 1955 - June 10, 2016

David R.A. Proulx, 61, died June 10, 2016 at CMC in Manchester. He was born on February 26, 1955 in Manchester, the son of the late Louis and Cecile (Chagnon) Proulx. He was the husband of Aline (Gonthier) Proulx. They were married on August 7, 1993 in Bedford and have been together for 23 years. David graduated High School from St. Marie's in 1973. He worked for Chagnon's florist, his family...
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Roland A, Proulx

August 17, 1922 - June 10, 2016

Roland A. Proulx, 93, of Manchester, passed away on June 10, 2016 at the Golden View Health Care Center in Meredith. He was born in Manchester on August 17, 1922, the son of Adjutor and Ludivine (Deslauriers) Proulx. He owned and operated Roland Proulx Landscaping for over 30 years. He was a well known and loved individual in the community for many years. Family members include his wife of...
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Annette D. Pineault

May 2, 1928 - June 5, 2016

Annette D. Pineault, passed away June 5, 2016 at the age of 88 years. Annette was born in Hartford, CT. May 2, 1928, to George and Delores Desrochers. After her marriage to the late Alfred J. Pineault in 1947, she moved to her husband's home town, Manchester, NH and worked as an executive assistant for the New Hampshire Insurance Company until starting her family. She also worked for...
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Tracey M. Molinari

November 28, 1977 - May 28, 2016

Tracey M. (Tepper) Molinari, 38, of Manchester passed away at home unexpectedly on Saturday, May 28, 2016. Tracey was born in Nashua on November 28, 1977 to Laurence and Lynn (Russell) Tepper. She remained a Nashua resident until moving to Manchester in 2001. She spent many years working for the State of NH DMV as well as Teradyne in Nashua, Sprint in Merrimack and most recently, as a Deputy...
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Madeleine G. Grenier

August 22, 1916 - May 19, 2016

Madeleine G. (Giroux) Grenier, 99, of Goffstown, formerly of Manchester, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children at Catholic Medical Center as she took Jesus' hand and went home with him on May 19, 2016. She was born in St. Benoit Labre, PQ Canada on August 22, 1916. Prior to her moving to NH in 1966, she was a homemaker raising 11 children. She has worked at Prevue Products until...
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Ricky M. Morrissey, Jr

September 1, 1988 - May 16, 2016

Ricky M. Morrissey, Jr., 27, of Manchester, died on Monday, May 16, 2016 at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. He was born on September 1, 1988, son of Linda Durant and husband Jeff and Ricky M. Morrissey, Sr. Ricky was a "Gentle Giant" who was full of life with a great sense of humor, always joking and teasing those close to him. Above all he was a wonderful father to his son, Cameron. In...
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Americo "Mac" Santos

September 7, 1927 - May 10, 2016

Americo "Mac" Santos, 88, died peacefully at home in his sleep due to heart failure on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. He was born on September 7, 1927 in Manchester, son of the late Jose and Clutilde Santos. He was the loving and devoted husband of Denise (Laverdure) Santos. They were married in Manchester on June 27, 1953. Americo served his country proudly in the U.S. Coast Guard. He worked as a meat...
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Jeanne E. Jalbert

June 20, 1944 - May 7, 2016

Jeanne E. (Levesque) Jalbert, 71, of Amherst, passed away on May 7, 2016 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack. She was born in Nashua on June 20, 1944, the daughter of Ralph and Irene (Verheyen) Levesque. She attended the Concord School of Nursing and was a registered nurse throughout her career. She retired from Amherst Family Practice in 2010. She loved going to her lake camp in Belmont...
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Emiline Ray

June 21, 1921 - April 27, 2016

Emiline (Rioux) Morin Ray, 94, formerly of Manchester, passed away on April 27, 2016 in Port Orange, FL. She was born in Manchester on June 19, 1921, the daughter of Arthur and Laura Rioux. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, sewing, dancing, and playing cards. But most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family. She was predeceased by three husbands, Marcel Morin, Stanley Skarb, and Orlen...
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Paul E. LeClair

February 11, 1957 - April 22, 2016

Paul Edward LeClair, 59, of Gilford, NH passed away at home on Friday, April 22, 2016 following a courageous battle with sarcoma. He was surrounded by the love of his family through his final hours. Paul was born in Portsmouth, VA on February 11, 1957 to Peter E. LeClair II and Joyce (Nutsford) and was raised in the Manchester, NH area. Upon graduation from college, Paul embarked on a successful...
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Joan F. Westover

September 14, 1933 - April 13, 2016

Joan F. (Golden) Westover, 82, passed away on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at the Elliot Hospital, Manchester, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Center Barnstead, she was the daughter of the late John and Nellie Blanche (Locke) Golden. Raised and educated in Ashland, she was a graduate of Ashland High School, Class of 1951, then relocated to Beebe River, NH where she raised her two...
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Fernande L. Villemaire

August 28, 1924 - April 12, 2016

Fernande "Fern" L. (Boucher) Fournier Villemaire, 91, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Villa Crest Nursing and Retirement Center. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Marie Louise (Gosselin) Boucher. Fern had been employed as a shoe worker for many years, working for several mills in the area. A dedicated wife and friend, Fern's family was...
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Joshua Stevenson

January 5, 1981 - April 11, 2016

Joshua Stevenson, 35, of Manchester passed away at home unexpectedly on Monday, April 11, 2016. Joshua was born in Derry on January 5, 1981, the son of Timothy and Renee (Desjardins) Stevenson. He attended Timberlane High School and completed his education at Job Corps in Vermont, specializing in forestry. Described by friends and family as a thrill-seeking storyteller, Joshua possessed a...
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Real Rene

October 2, 1933 - April 5, 2016

Real Rene, 82, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving children. Born in Manchester, he was the son of the late Hormidas and Marie Anna (Champaign) Rene. Raised and educated in Manchester, he had been employed as a press operator at International Paper, manufacturing boxes for 27 years prior to retirement. A...
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Madeleine M. Therrien

March 17, 1935 - February 21, 2016

Madeleine Therrien, 80, of Bedford NH Passed away on Feb 21, 2016 at Community Hospice House Merrimack NH After a brief battle with cancer surrounded by her loving family. Madeleine was born in St. Leon Quebec, Canada. Daughter of Adrian Breault and Diana Turcotte . Maddy Grew up in St. Leon and was a school teacher before moving to New Hampshire where she enjoyed raising her sons and working...
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Rita Gauthier

March 26, 1931 - February 15, 2016

Rita C. Gauthier, 84, of Boscawen, formerly of Manchester, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2016 at the Merrimack County Nursing Home, following a short period of decline. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Leo and Yvonne (Breton) Clement. Raised and educated in Manchester, Rita met and married the love of her life, the late Roger Gauthier, in 1950 and began a beautiful...
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Conrad F. Guillemette

January 10, 1938 - February 12, 2016

Conrad F. Guillemette, 78, of Manchester, passed away at Catholic Medical Center on February 12, 2016. He was born in Manchester on January 10, 1938, the son of Francois and Jeanne (Cloutier) Guillemette. He had worked for Hermsdorf Manufacturing for 42 years. He was an avid golfer. Conrad was a long-time parishioner of Ste. Marie Church, and was active in several of the parish ministries. ...
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Jean Marie (McNulty) Morrison

July 24, 1931 - February 4, 2016

Jean Marie McNulty Morrison passed away peacefully on February 4, 2016, in Manchester, NH. Born on July 24, 1931 in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of Charles J. McNulty and Helen Kelly McNulty. Sister to Helen O'Brien of Needham, Massachusetts. Jean moved to Manchester, New Hampshire with her husband, Robert A. Morrison, to raise her family that grew to include eight children, and 14...
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Ronald A. Jolicoeur

January 6, 1936 - January 30, 2016

Ronald A. Jolicoeur, 80, of Bedford, passed away at the Elliot Hospital on January 30, 2016. He was born in Manchester on January 6, 1936, the son of Donat and Jeannette (Gelinas) Jolicoeur. He was a United States Army Veteran. He had worked for UPS for 37 years until his retirement. He enjoyed golfing and had been a member of the Manchester Country Club. He was passionate about his antique...
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Brian J. Potvin

July 22, 1982 - January 2, 2016

Brian J. Potvin, 33, of Manchester, passed away at his residence on January 2, 2016. He was born in Manchester on July 22, 1982, the son of David and Elizabeth "Betty" (Riley) Potvin. He owned and operated Brian Potvin HVAC Company. He was a devoted father and loved spending time with his family. Family members include his parents of Bedford; his significant other and love of his life,...
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Wayne Pare Daniels

September 5, 1966 - December 13, 2015

Wayne (Paré) Daniels, 49, of Los Angeles, CA, formerly of Manchester, passed away at his residence on December 13, 2015 after battling metastatic appendicle adenocarcinoma cancer for almost 4 years. He was born in Manchester on September 5, 1966, the son of Robert and Verna (Daniel) Paré. He attended West High School, received his B.A. degree from the University of Southern California, and...
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Lucille Boudreau

May 24, 1920 - December 1, 2015

Lucille M. (Morin) Boudreau, 95, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at her residence, surrounded by her loving daughters. A life-long resident of Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Ulderic and Elise (Perreault) Morin. Met and married the love of her life, the late Lionel Boudreau in 1954 and raised a beautiful family. A dedicated wife, mother, and...
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Elizabeth "Betty" Richard

November 7, 1947 - November 26, 2015

Elizabeth (Betty) Richard, 68, of Manchester, passed away peacefully November 26th, 2015 at Catholic Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Dundee, Scotland, on November 7, 1947, to James and Agnes (Black) Hughson. She spent many years residing in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada before finding her home in Manchester, NH where she raised her family with her husband,...
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Bernadette Simard

May 11, 1912 - November 22, 2015

The obituary for Bernadette will be published in the Wednesday, Nov. 25 edition of the Union Leader, www.unionleader.com
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Constance Ann "Connie" Moquin

October 3, 1934 - November 14, 2015

MANCHESTER – Constance A. "Connie" (Brown) Moquin, 81, of Manchester, passed away on November 14, 2015 at the Elliot Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester on October 3, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Dennis and Yvonne (St. Jean) Brown. Connie attended St. Patrick's Grammar School and St. Joseph Girls High School, Class of 1953. In her early years she worked for...
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Cecile Elizabeth Kurylak

July 1, 1938 - November 8, 2015

Cecile E. (Bissonette) Kurylak, 77, of Epsom passed away on November 8th after a brief courageous battle of cancer at the Concord Hospice House. She was born in Manchester on July 1, 1938 daughter of the late John and Helen (Houle) Bissonette and wife of the late Daniel A. Kurylak with whom she shared 51 years of marriage. Cecile was raised and educated in Manchester. In her younger years she...
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Cecile D. Richard

October 19, 1921 - October 17, 2015


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Pauline Mailman

July 27, 1935 - October 8, 2015

Pauline I. (Guillemette) Mailman born July 27, 1935, passed away at the age of 80 on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at Catholic Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester NH, she was the daughter of the late Napoleon and Blanche (Gagnon) Guillemette, raised in Manchester and graduated from West High School. Pauline worked in the Millyards for years and was employed at...
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Annette Hebert

January 22, 1938 - September 20, 2015

To view the full obituary for Annette, please visit the Tuesday, Sept. 22 edition of the Union Leader or visit www.unionleader.com. Thank you.
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Robert "Bob" Soucy, Sr.

July 17, 1942 - September 16, 2015


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Franklin Howard "Howie" Blake

June 14, 1937 - August 5, 2015

F. Howard "Howie" Blake, 78 of Auburn, NH formerly of Hudson, NH where he raised his family and recently was a resident of Carlyle Place in Bedford, passed away suddenly at the Elliot Hospital on August 5, 2015, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in the Jamaica Plain section of Boston on June 14, 1937, son of the late John E. & Elizabeth (née Chase) Blake. After graduating from...
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Therese "Terry" Desmarais

June 28, 1927 - July 28, 2015

Therese "Terry" L. (Dore) Desmarais, 88, of Manchester, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at Villa Crest Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Romeo and Rose Anna (Vachon) Dore. Raised and educated in Manchester, she had been employed as a cashier for many years at Champagne's Supermarket. A devoted wife,...
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Nathaniel "Nate" Hunter Vance

January 22, 1990 - July 25, 2015

Nathaniel "Nate" Hunter Vance, 25, died Saturday, July 25, 2015 in Manchester. He was born on January 22, 1990 in Manchester, son of Timothy and Kelley (Martin) Vance. Nate was a graduate of Central High School. He was a talented artist and musician, as well as a great cook. He could hold an intellectual discussion on a multitude of topics and had a heart and soul of gold. His infectious laugh...
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Mary Bienvenue Marszal

April 27, 1916 - July 7, 2015

Mary T. (Maccarone) (Bienvenue) Marszal, 99, of Bedford, died on July 7, 2015 at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home. She was born in Newburyport, MA on April 27, 1916, the daughter of Nicholas and Rose (Sylvestri) Maccarone and had been a Manchester area resident for most of her life. She worked in local shoe mills and later as a cashier and then as the head bookkeeper for Grand Union...
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Betty (Bertha) G Bourque

March 23, 1925 - June 23, 2015

BETTY (BERTHA) G. BOURQUE Goffstown, NH—Betty G. Bourque, 90, peacefully passed away on June 23, 2015 at Bel Air Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Romeo and Eugenie (Talbot) LaRochelle. Betty was born and raised in Goffstown; she was a lifelong resident who loved painting, knitting, embroidering, sewing, and crocheting. Betty loved to laugh and...
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Fernand E Coutu

May 3, 1931 - June 13, 2015


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Alan Poneleit

July 2, 1961 - May 9, 2015

Alan Eric Poneleit, age 53, of Concord, New Hampshire, died on May 9, 2015. He was born on July 2, 1961 in Ridgewood, New Jersey. Alan was a beloved father, son, brother, uncle and friend. A devoted dad, he doted on his two girls and was affectionately known by family as "Mr. Mom." Married for several years, he continued an ongoing friendship with his ex-spouse, sharing active child-rearing...
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Nellie DuMoulin

October 22, 1936 - May 7, 2015

NELLIE DUMOULIN Manchester, NH—Nellie DuMoulin, 78, peacefully passed away on May 7, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 22, 1936 in St. Denis Canada, where she was also raised and educated and was the daughter of the late Charles and Albertine (Dube) Garon. In 1957, Nellie arrived in the United States and became an American citizen. She enjoyed spending time with...
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James St. Cyr

November 21, 1957 - April 21, 2015

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Jean E. Cunan

July 17, 1950 - March 24, 2015

Jean E. Cunan, 64, of Londonderry, beloved wife of Wayne Cunan, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Manchester, she is the daughter of Elizabeth (Bonner) Puchacz and the late Stephen Puchacz. Raised and educated in Manchester, she was a graduate of Memorial High School and attended Keene State...
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Tiffanie Michelle Ducharme

January 30, 1992 - March 22, 2015

Tiffanie M. Ducharme, 23 of Hooksett passed away on March 22, 2015. Loving mother of Lilly and Dylan Ducharme, Beloved daughter of Heidi (Hazzard) and Robert Durcharme Jr. of Hooksett. Dear sister of Jennifer Harrison, Crystal Ducharme, and Felisha Ducharme. Granddaughter of Mickie Lansil of Hooksett, Richard, Stelmach, and Robert and Debbie Dimond of Manchester. ALso survived by many aunts,...
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Ovila Marty Martel

September 23, 1927 - March 21, 2015

Ovila J. "Marty" Martel, 87, formerly of Concord, passed away on March 21, 2015 at Pine Rock Manor in Warner. He was born in Manchester on September 23, 1927, the son of Ludger and Albina (Lambert) Martel where he grew up and attended local Catholic Schools. He was a United States Army combat veteran of the Korean War. He was a graduate of the NH Technical Institute He was a machinist for...
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Todd Mathieu

April 30, 1987 - February 23, 2015


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Irene Charron

June 30, 1917 - February 20, 2015


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Rose A Renee

December 14, 1913 - February 16, 2015

ROSE A. RENEE Stoneham, MA—Rose A. Renee, 101, peacefully passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 14, 1913 and was the daughter of the late Napoleon and Mary Ann (Martel) Pelissier. Rose will be remembered for being a mother to everyone. She took care of her mom for 40 years and worked in the Manchester Mills until she was 62 years old. Rose was a...
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Joan F. Rocheleau

September 22, 1932 - February 8, 2015

Joan F. (Brown) Rocheleau 82, of Manchester passed away at home on February 8, 2015. Born in Manchester on September 22, 1932 she was the daughter of the late Dennis and Yvonne (St. Jean) Brown. Joan was a graduate of West High School Class of 1951 and later worked for Manchester Coal and Oil and prior to her retirement she worked for UPS in Londonderry. She was a Parishioner of the former St...
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Jeannette G Marcoux

April 3, 1922 - January 19, 2015

Manchester, NH—Jeannette G. Marcoux, 92, passed away on January 19, 2015 at Maple Leaf Nursing Home. She was born in Manchester on April 3rd, in 1922 and was a lifelong resident. Jeannette was the daughter of the late Henri and Anna (St. Denis) Boucher. Jeannette was married to Donald A. Pepin who passed away in 1985 and to Louis J. Marcoux who passed away in 2007. Jeannette graduated from...
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Mildred (Veilleux) (Furgal) Pare

August 8, 1920 - January 17, 2015

Mildred A. (Veilleux) Furgal, Pare, 94 of Manchester passed away on January 17, 2015 at Catholic Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born on August 8, 1920 in St. Evariste, Quebec, Canada, daughter of the late Simeon and Georgianna (Grondin) Veilleux. Mildred was a resident of the Hillsborough Country Nursing Home and she was a long time parishioner of Ste. Marie's Church. She...
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Ferdinand E. "Fred" Prinz, Jr.

March 18, 1938 - January 17, 2015

Ferdinand E. "Fred" Prinz, 76, of Manchester passed away peacefully Saturday, January 17, 2015. Fred was born in Niagara Falls, NY on March 18, 1938, son of the late Ferdinand E. Prinz Sr. and Alma (Josey) Prinz. He was raised and educated in Niagara Falls and moved to Merrimack with his family in1983. He worked in Medical sales for Dupont (formerly New England Nuclear). Fred is survived...
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Henry Joseph D'Anjou

October 6, 1929 - January 12, 2015

Henry J. D'Anjou, 85 of Manchester, formerly of West Stewartstown, passed away on January 12, 2015 at the VA Medical Center in Manchester, surrounded by his loving family. Henry was born on October 6, 1929 in Paquetteville, Quebec, Canada, son of the late Omer and Alida (Gagne) D'Anjou. Henry was always a tireless worker, owned and operated D'Anjou's Body Shop for over 31 years in West...
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Judith Lee St. Onge

April 18, 1945 - January 1, 2015

Judith L. (Durivage) St. Onge, 69 of Pinardville passed away on January 1, 2015 at Catholic Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 18, 1945, daughter of the late Floyd and Yvonne (Lemay) Durivage. Judith enjoyed playing cards, bingo, taking trips to the beach, going to the Senior Center in Manchester but above all she just enjoyed spending time with her family,...
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Marcial E. Ouimette

July 6, 1932 - December 12, 2014

Marcial E. Ouimette, 82, of Manchester, passed away on December 12, 2014 at the Elliot Hospital with his family by his side. He was born in Quebec, Canada on July 6, 1932, the son of the late Edgar and Leontine (Riendeau) Ouimette and had been a long-time Manchester resident. He owned and operated House of Plumbing. Family members include his wife of 63 years, Yvette (Bourassa) Ouimette;...
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Kirk Soucy

October 18, 1966 - November 20, 2014

Kirk Soucy, 48, beloved husband of Rose Marie (Winiarski) Soucy, passed away on Thursday, November 20, 2014, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Manchester, he was the son of the late Robert and Doris (Duchesne) Soucy. After owning a heating company for over twenty years he then became a member of Local 131 as a pipefitter. A dedicated...
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Gertrude St. Onge

April 19, 1939 - November 16, 2014

GERTRUDE ST. ONGE Goffstown—Gertrude St. Onge, 75, passed away after a period of declining health at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Adrien and Ida (LaBrie) Dionne. Gertrude was born and raised in Manchester where she met and married her husband of 54 years, Donald D. St. Onge. She loved playing Bingo and Yahtzee,...
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Ronald Hebert

April 23, 1932 - November 6, 2014


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Constance P. Gagne

April 14, 1936 - November 1, 2014

Bedford – Constance P. Gagne, 78 died November 1, 2014 at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. She was born on April 14, 1936 in Manchester the daughter of the late Henri and Jeanne (Tessier) Pichette. She attended St. Jean the Baptist Grammar School and graduated from St. Joseph High School. She was a lifelong resident of the Manchester area. Connie worked as a meter maid in...
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