Nashua Telegraph obits | Web Feeds http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/sports Daily news from The Telegraph of Nashua Fri, 04 Sep 2015 08:23:29 EDT en Esther H. (Lamb) Joki http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070190-466/esther-h.-lamb-joki.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070190-466/esther-h.-lamb-joki.html#disqus_thread Fri, 04 Sep 2015 20:09:34 EDT Brookline, NH - Esther H. (Lamb) Joki, 78, of South Main Street, died Tues­day, September 1, 2015, at her home. Her husband of 50 years, George M. "Joe" Joki, died in August 24, 2010. Mrs. Joki was born in Fitchburg, March 29, 1937, a daugh­ter of Horace and Hilma (Pakala) Lamb and has resided in Brookline for over 55 years. She was a 1955 graduate of Fitchburg High School and contin­ued her education at Win­throp School of Nursing in Winthrop, Massachusetts. Before her retirement ear­lier this year, Mrs. Joki was co-owner of Brookline Motors and worked fifty years as the dispatcher for the Brookline Fire Depart­ment. For ten years she had also driven a school bus for the Brookline School Sys­tem.She was pre deceased by a sister Janet Craigen. She leaves her son and daughter in law, David A. and Dee Joki of Brookline; two daughters, Susan E Joki and Cynthia A. Joki both of Brookline; two sisters, Kath­ryn Overgaard and Elizabeth Nichol­son both of Califor­nia; six grandchil­dren, Joshua Joki, Emily-Kate Joki, Gretchen Joki; and two great-grandchildren, Sedona Joki and Clive Joki; and several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held 10 AM Wednes­day, September 9, 2015 at Brookline Chapel, 36 Main Street, Brookline. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cem­etery.Calling hours are 5-8 Tuesday at the Anderson Funeral Home, 250 Main Street (Rte 119) Townsend Center. Please seewww.an­dersonfuneral.com for ad­ditional information.Memo­rial contributions may be made to the Brookline Fire Department, 4 Bond Street, Brookline, NH 03033. <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=qQ9v40no_M4k0rWyLeAtX8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtLyY1MyESKb$rct$O8fTP0WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" />Brookline, NH - Esther H. (Lamb) Joki, 78, of South Main Street, died Tues­day, September 1, 2015, at her home. Her husband of 50 years, George M. "Joe" Joki, died in August 24, 2010. Mrs. Joki was born in Fitchburg, March 29, 1937, a daugh­ter of Horace and Hilma (Pakala) Lamb and has resided in Brookline for over 55 years. She was a 1955 graduate of Fitchburg High School and contin­ued her education at Win­throp School of Nursing in Winthrop, Massachusetts. Before her retirement ear­lier this year, Mrs. Joki was co-owner of Brookline Motors and worked fifty years as the dispatcher for the Brookline Fire Depart­ment. For ten years she had also driven a school bus for the Brookline School Sys­tem.She was pre deceased by a sister Janet Craigen. She leaves her son and daughter in law, David A. and Dee Joki of Brookline; two daughters, Susan E Joki and Cynthia A. Joki both of Brookline; two sisters, Kath­ryn Overgaard and Elizabeth Nichol­son both of Califor­nia; six grandchil­dren, Joshua Joki, Emily-Kate Joki, Gretchen Joki; and two great-grandchildren, Sedona Joki and Clive Joki; and several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held 10 AM Wednes­day, September 9, 2015 at Brookline Chapel, 36 Main Street, Brookline. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cem­etery.Calling hours are 5-8 Tuesday at the Anderson Funeral Home, 250 Main Street (Rte 119) Townsend Center. Please seewww.an­dersonfuneral.com for ad­ditional information.Memo­rial contributions may be made to the Brookline Fire Department, 4 Bond Street, Brookline, NH 03033. Daniel Henry Burpee http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070191-466/daniel-henry-burpee.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070191-466/daniel-henry-burpee.html#disqus_thread Fri, 04 Sep 2015 21:07:13 EDT <p> MELVIN VILLAGE, NH - Daniel Henry Burpee of Melvin Village passed away on Saturday morn­ing, August 29, 2015. There are a million and one ways in which he will be remem­bered, a thousands stories, a thousand simple memo­ries that can be shared among those with whom he shared his days. Above all, he will be remembered for the mischievous sparkle in his eye, his quick wit and his unwavering devotion to his family.</p> <p>Growing up in Nash­ua, NH, Dan was the son of Henry and Gabrielle (Plante) Burpee. He played in the woods of the Pen­nichuck with his sisters Mary, Marge and brother Dick. He worked in the Nashua and Hudson School Districts before changing careers to pursue fundrais­ing, first through NCS and then with QSP. After a suc­cessful career, he retired to Melvin Village, NH with his wife and best friend, Sheila Burpee.</p> <p>Dan will be remembered when we smell wood shav­ings, lake water or pine trees. He will be remem­bered as a beloved Grandpa "B" to his four grandchil­dren, Enzo, Angelo, Wally and Stella. He was a friend to many, including his sur­viving nieces, nephews, aunt and cousins.</p> <p>Dan will always exist at the moment before you heave a water balloon, the moment after you jump off the diving board. He will be present in the anticipation of a good meal, when art be­gins to form out of a plank of wood and in the quiet peace of the first snow.</p> <p>Dan was a teacher, a men­tor and a friend to his chil­dren Adam and Sarah, their spouses Vanessa and Brian; and his stepchildren Melis­sa and Joe, who all remem­ber his smile, his jokes, his loyalty and hard work ... and even when he couldn't speak, still called him for advice.</p> <p>Private services will be held at the family's conve­nience. In lieu of flowers, donations to Central NH VNA or the ALS Associa­tion of New England are welcome.</p> <p>Lord Funeral Home, Wolfeboro, NH has assisted the family with services. www.lordfuneralhome. com.</p> <p> MELVIN VILLAGE, NH - Daniel Henry Burpee of Melvin Village passed away on Saturday morn­ing, August 29, 2015. There are a million and one ways in which he will be remem­bered, a thousands stories, a thousand simple memo­ries that can be shared among those with whom he shared his days. Above all, he will be remembered for the mischievous sparkle in his eye, his quick wit and his unwavering devotion to his family.</p> <p>Growing up in Nash­ua, NH, Dan was the son of Henry and Gabrielle (Plante) Burpee. He played in the woods of the Pen­nichuck with his sisters Mary, Marge and brother Dick. He worked in the Nashua and Hudson School Districts before changing careers to pursue fundrais­ing, first through NCS and then with QSP. After a suc­cessful career, he retired to Melvin Village, NH with his wife and best friend, Sheila Burpee.</p> <p>Dan will be remembered when we smell wood shav­ings, lake water or pine trees. He will be remem­bered as a beloved Grandpa "B" to his four grandchil­dren, Enzo, Angelo, Wally and Stella. He was a friend to many, including his sur­viving nieces, nephews, aunt and cousins.</p> <p>Dan will always exist at the moment before you heave a water balloon, the moment after you jump off the diving board. He will be present in the anticipation of a good meal, when art be­gins to form out of a plank of wood and in the quiet peace of the first snow.</p> <p>Dan was a teacher, a men­tor and a friend to his chil­dren Adam and Sarah, their spouses Vanessa and Brian; and his stepchildren Melis­sa and Joe, who all remem­ber his smile, his jokes, his loyalty and hard work ... and even when he couldn't speak, still called him for advice.</p> <p>Private services will be held at the family's conve­nience. In lieu of flowers, donations to Central NH VNA or the ALS Associa­tion of New England are welcome.</p> <p>Lord Funeral Home, Wolfeboro, NH has assisted the family with services. www.lordfuneralhome. com.</p> Carol Ruth (Schwarzenberg) Dube http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070192-466/carol-ruth-schwarzenberg-dube.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070192-466/carol-ruth-schwarzenberg-dube.html#disqus_thread Fri, 04 Sep 2015 21:07:37 EDT <p>The world lost a beautiful woman with a kind-hearted soul on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 when Carol Ruth (Schwarzenberg) Dube, age 55, of Nashua, NH passed away. She was sur­rounded by people who love her and passed peacefully at the Merrimack Com­munity Hospice House fol­lowing a 5 year courageous battle with sarcoma cancer. Taken from us sooner than we wanted, we think heav­en needed an energetic and fun soul to spice things up. Heaven will definitely get that with Carol.</p> <p>She was born on Febru­ary 10, 1960 in Lawrence, MA, to parents Edmund W. Schwarzenberg and Lillian R. (Ritter) Schwarzenberg. She attended Methuen pub­lic schools before earning her Bachelor of Science in Math at University of Low­ell in 1981. She joined the Raytheon Company, a de­fense contract company, in 1981 where she worked for 32 years as a Principal Soft­ware Engineer.</p> <p>Carol was a loving wife to Thomas M. Dube. They were married on May 28, 1983 in Lawrence, MA and spent 32 wonderful years together. Carol was an in­credible mother to her three children and every­one's best friend. Carol was always busy filling her life with activities and people she loved. She is known for putting the needs of others before her own. She fought cancer with unbelievable bravery, strength and posi­tivity. She was devout to her church and was an origi­nal member of the Nashua Presbyterian Church. With all of the activities and hob­bies she had, you would think that all of her time would be filled; however, she always found time to spend with family and friends. Her adven­turous personality kept us on our toes and she was always willing to try new things. Her fun-lov­ing nature is sorely missed.</p> <p>Carol is survived by her husband Tom; children Michael Dube, Michelle and her husband Brad Dressler, and Timothy Dube; her parents Edmund and Lil­lian Schwarzenberg of Methuen, MA; Auntie Ruth Lange of Lawrence, MA; brother Carl and wife Carol Schwarzenberg of Rapid City, SD; brother Roy and wife Julie Schwarzenberg of Frederick, MD; several nieces and nephews and many close friends.</p> <p>SERVICES: Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Davis Funeral Home, One Lock Street, Nashua, NH. A funeral ser­vice will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, Septem­ber 9, 2015 at the Nashua Presbyterian Church, 1010 West Hollis Street, Nashua with Pastor Sally Newhall officiating. Interment will follow the service at the church at the Elmwood Cemetery in Methuen, MA. Family and friends are in­vited to attend. Those who wish may make a memo­rial contribution in her memory to the Nashua Presbyterian Church at 1010 West Hollis Street, Nashua NH, 03062. The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock St., Nashua has been placed in charge of ar­rangements, (603-883-3401) "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER." For the Full Obituary for Carol and an online guest book, please go to: www.davisfuneral homenh.com.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=w$fN6IVtZEo$dbcJNCYG5M$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtzl1XBIi0s95foTc72tJR1WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><p>The world lost a beautiful woman with a kind-hearted soul on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 when Carol Ruth (Schwarzenberg) Dube, age 55, of Nashua, NH passed away. She was sur­rounded by people who love her and passed peacefully at the Merrimack Com­munity Hospice House fol­lowing a 5 year courageous battle with sarcoma cancer. Taken from us sooner than we wanted, we think heav­en needed an energetic and fun soul to spice things up. Heaven will definitely get that with Carol.</p> <p>She was born on Febru­ary 10, 1960 in Lawrence, MA, to parents Edmund W. Schwarzenberg and Lillian R. (Ritter) Schwarzenberg. She attended Methuen pub­lic schools before earning her Bachelor of Science in Math at University of Low­ell in 1981. She joined the Raytheon Company, a de­fense contract company, in 1981 where she worked for 32 years as a Principal Soft­ware Engineer.</p> <p>Carol was a loving wife to Thomas M. Dube. They were married on May 28, 1983 in Lawrence, MA and spent 32 wonderful years together. Carol was an in­credible mother to her three children and every­one's best friend. Carol was always busy filling her life with activities and people she loved. She is known for putting the needs of others before her own. She fought cancer with unbelievable bravery, strength and posi­tivity. She was devout to her church and was an origi­nal member of the Nashua Presbyterian Church. With all of the activities and hob­bies she had, you would think that all of her time would be filled; however, she always found time to spend with family and friends. Her adven­turous personality kept us on our toes and she was always willing to try new things. Her fun-lov­ing nature is sorely missed.</p> <p>Carol is survived by her husband Tom; children Michael Dube, Michelle and her husband Brad Dressler, and Timothy Dube; her parents Edmund and Lil­lian Schwarzenberg of Methuen, MA; Auntie Ruth Lange of Lawrence, MA; brother Carl and wife Carol Schwarzenberg of Rapid City, SD; brother Roy and wife Julie Schwarzenberg of Frederick, MD; several nieces and nephews and many close friends.</p> <p>SERVICES: Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Davis Funeral Home, One Lock Street, Nashua, NH. A funeral ser­vice will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, Septem­ber 9, 2015 at the Nashua Presbyterian Church, 1010 West Hollis Street, Nashua with Pastor Sally Newhall officiating. Interment will follow the service at the church at the Elmwood Cemetery in Methuen, MA. Family and friends are in­vited to attend. Those who wish may make a memo­rial contribution in her memory to the Nashua Presbyterian Church at 1010 West Hollis Street, Nashua NH, 03062. The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock St., Nashua has been placed in charge of ar­rangements, (603-883-3401) "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER." For the Full Obituary for Carol and an online guest book, please go to: www.davisfuneral homenh.com.</p> Donald A. Robert 8/15/1954 - 9/1/2015 http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070193-466/donald-a.-robert8151954---912015.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070193-466/donald-a.-robert8151954---912015.html#disqus_thread Fri, 04 Sep 2015 21:08:01 EDT Don Robert was born in<br/>Nashua, NH. This is where<br/>he grew up with his parents<br/>Roland & Claire Robert and<br/>his brother Glenn Robert. It<br/>was a great honor for him to<br/>be a member of the Elks Trojans<br/>Junior Drum & Bugle<br/>Corps throughout school.<br/>He graduated from Nashua<br/>High in 1973 and married<br/>his high school sweetheart,<br/>Diane (Arel) Robert, July<br/>14 1973. He worked at Alexander's<br/>Supermarket for<br/>22 years, where he made<br/>some lifelong friends. Don<br/>was a certified scuba diver<br/>and collected some of his<br/>treasures off the Isles of<br/>Shoals between Maine and<br/>NH. He loved being on the<br/>water every weekend at his<br/>vacation home on Ossipee<br/>Lake. He and his wife adopted<br/>his only daughter, Abigail,<br/>when he was 36 years<br/>old. He moved to New Port<br/>Richey, FL in 1996, where<br/>he spent the rest of his life.<br/>He was a hard and dedicated<br/>worker in whatever<br/>he did. He took pride in his<br/>home and garden, as well<br/>as his guns. Going shooting<br/>at a range was something<br/>he grew to love more and<br/>more over the years. Being<br/>a Catholic, he attended<br/>St. James Apostle Catholic<br/>church every Sunday.<br/>And boy, did he love Father<br/>Mike. He really had a lot of<br/>LOVE for people. Definitely<br/>had a "tough guy" image,<br/>but a teddy bear personality.<br/>It was hard not to love<br/>him back. He made friends<br/>wherever he went, whether<br/>it was at the grocery store,<br/>or delivering packages on<br/>his route at work. He fought<br/>through a tough battle of<br/>stage4 colon and omental<br/>cancer and God decided<br/>to take him home after he<br/>was on a ventilator at Trinity<br/>Hospital. He will truly<br/>be missed by every person<br/>that was touched by his personality.<br/>We love you Daddy.<br/>The funeral will be held<br/>at Meadowlawn Funeral<br/>Home, Saturday, September<br/>5 at 1:00 PM 4244 Madison<br/>St, New Port Richey FL<br/>34652. If you would like to<br/>send flowers, please send<br/>them to this address, Thank<br/>You. Don Robert was born in<br/>Nashua, NH. This is where<br/>he grew up with his parents<br/>Roland & Claire Robert and<br/>his brother Glenn Robert. It<br/>was a great honor for him to<br/>be a member of the Elks Trojans<br/>Junior Drum & Bugle<br/>Corps throughout school.<br/>He graduated from Nashua<br/>High in 1973 and married<br/>his high school sweetheart,<br/>Diane (Arel) Robert, July<br/>14 1973. He worked at Alexander's<br/>Supermarket for<br/>22 years, where he made<br/>some lifelong friends. Don<br/>was a certified scuba diver<br/>and collected some of his<br/>treasures off the Isles of<br/>Shoals between Maine and<br/>NH. He loved being on the<br/>water every weekend at his<br/>vacation home on Ossipee<br/>Lake. He and his wife adopted<br/>his only daughter, Abigail,<br/>when he was 36 years<br/>old. He moved to New Port<br/>Richey, FL in 1996, where<br/>he spent the rest of his life.<br/>He was a hard and dedicated<br/>worker in whatever<br/>he did. He took pride in his<br/>home and garden, as well<br/>as his guns. Going shooting<br/>at a range was something<br/>he grew to love more and<br/>more over the years. Being<br/>a Catholic, he attended<br/>St. James Apostle Catholic<br/>church every Sunday.<br/>And boy, did he love Father<br/>Mike. He really had a lot of<br/>LOVE for people. Definitely<br/>had a "tough guy" image,<br/>but a teddy bear personality.<br/>It was hard not to love<br/>him back. He made friends<br/>wherever he went, whether<br/>it was at the grocery store,<br/>or delivering packages on<br/>his route at work. He fought<br/>through a tough battle of<br/>stage4 colon and omental<br/>cancer and God decided<br/>to take him home after he<br/>was on a ventilator at Trinity<br/>Hospital. He will truly<br/>be missed by every person<br/>that was touched by his personality.<br/>We love you Daddy.<br/>The funeral will be held<br/>at Meadowlawn Funeral<br/>Home, Saturday, September<br/>5 at 1:00 PM 4244 Madison<br/>St, New Port Richey FL<br/>34652. If you would like to<br/>send flowers, please send<br/>them to this address, Thank<br/>You. Donald Ravenelle http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070194-466/donald-ravenelle.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070194-466/donald-ravenelle.html#disqus_thread Fri, 04 Sep 2015 21:08:24 EDT <p>Donald Ravenelle, 66, of Nashua, died peacefully on September 2, 2015 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, sur­rounded by his fam­ily.</p> <p>Don was born on March 22, 1949 in Nashua, a son of the late Armand and Stella (Chamberlain) Ravanelle. He was also predeceased by his step-mother Judith (Bilodeau) Ravenelle.</p> <p>He was the husband of Linda (St. Onge) Ravenelle, whom he married on Au­gust 13, 1971. They shared over 43 years of marriage.</p> <p>Don was a salesman for his career having worked at several different compa­nies, and finished his sales career with Peters Honda. At one time, he had owned Lampron's Shoe Store.</p> <p>He is remembered for his love of golf and bowling. He loved to cook for family and friends. Don was a diehard New England sports fan.</p> <p>He was a graduate of Nashua High School, and following his graduation he attended Nashua Hamp­shire College and finished his degree from Andover Institute of Business.</p> <p>Besides his beloved wife, Linda, Don is survived by his sister, Madeleine Le­sondak of Califor­nia; brother Ted Ravenelle and his wife Pat of Virginia; sister Sylvia Rav­enelle of Quebec, Canada; his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Tom and Diane Tessier; his mother-in-law, Carmen St. Onge; and several nieces, neph­ews and cousins.</p> <p>SERVICES: There are no visiting hours. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Louis de Gonzague Church, 48 W. Hollis St, Nashua on Tuesday morn­ing at 10:00 AM. His family will greet friends beginning at 9:30 until the time of the mass. A reception will will follow in the church hall. In­terment prayers and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider a dona­tion to the Corpus Christi Food Pantry, 43 Franklin St., Nashua, NH 03064-2659.</p> <p>The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.davis funeralhomenh.com, (603- 883-3401) "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER."</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=XaxKq8BcKLizvI7hilOiFs$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYthT9a$y4nO6_ijJ6p27R4pWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><p>Donald Ravenelle, 66, of Nashua, died peacefully on September 2, 2015 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, sur­rounded by his fam­ily.</p> <p>Don was born on March 22, 1949 in Nashua, a son of the late Armand and Stella (Chamberlain) Ravanelle. He was also predeceased by his step-mother Judith (Bilodeau) Ravenelle.</p> <p>He was the husband of Linda (St. Onge) Ravenelle, whom he married on Au­gust 13, 1971. They shared over 43 years of marriage.</p> <p>Don was a salesman for his career having worked at several different compa­nies, and finished his sales career with Peters Honda. At one time, he had owned Lampron's Shoe Store.</p> <p>He is remembered for his love of golf and bowling. He loved to cook for family and friends. Don was a diehard New England sports fan.</p> <p>He was a graduate of Nashua High School, and following his graduation he attended Nashua Hamp­shire College and finished his degree from Andover Institute of Business.</p> <p>Besides his beloved wife, Linda, Don is survived by his sister, Madeleine Le­sondak of Califor­nia; brother Ted Ravenelle and his wife Pat of Virginia; sister Sylvia Rav­enelle of Quebec, Canada; his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Tom and Diane Tessier; his mother-in-law, Carmen St. Onge; and several nieces, neph­ews and cousins.</p> <p>SERVICES: There are no visiting hours. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Louis de Gonzague Church, 48 W. Hollis St, Nashua on Tuesday morn­ing at 10:00 AM. His family will greet friends beginning at 9:30 until the time of the mass. A reception will will follow in the church hall. In­terment prayers and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider a dona­tion to the Corpus Christi Food Pantry, 43 Franklin St., Nashua, NH 03064-2659.</p> <p>The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.davis funeralhomenh.com, (603- 883-3401) "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER."</p> Robert M. Ste­vens http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070195-466/robert-m.-stevens.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070195-466/robert-m.-stevens.html#disqus_thread Fri, 04 Sep 2015 21:08:48 EDT <p>Robert M. Ste­vens, Nashua resident for the past 44 years, passed away Tues­day, September 1st. Mr. Stevens was predeceased by two wives, a daughter and grandson; Glo­ria Traudt Grayson, whom he was mar­ried in 1946 and died in 1948, Mar­garet Jolly, married in 1951 until her death in 2002, Lola J. Quinn, his daughter, in 2014, and Dennis J. Quinn, who died in 1980.</p> <p>Bob was born in Sioux City, Iowa the only son of Mr. Edward M. and Effie (Nielson) Stevens, Decem­ber 26, 1923.Robert was a US Navy veteran of WWII after graduating East High School in Sioux City. Post war, he had a successful ca­reer in the food refrigera­tion business working for two companies, National Tea Co and Tyler Refrig­eration until his retirement in 1988. Mr. Stevens had several interests in which he was very involved with. Bob had a passion for auto racing, especially the In­dianapolis Motor Speedway and the 500. Since the early 30's, he had collected books and memorabilia around Indy style racing. Bob at­tended the Indy 500 almost every year from 1946 to 2012. He was also involved for several years in the At­lantic and Bay State Old-timers Auto clubs.</p> <p>Additionally, he was a WWI aircraft aficionado, loved the circus where he was a member of local cir­cus enthusiast organiza­tions, had an extensive book collection on western mov­ies and John Wayne and en­joyed reading about pirates. Bob was also an artist, an accomplished bugler in his younger years, and a noted high school athlete.</p> <p>Nicknamed "the Duke," "Steam­boat" or "Gunner," his proud legacy is his family. He is survived by two sons: Craig Stevens and his wife, Julie, of Dakota Dunes, SD., and Mark Stevens and his wife Louise of Nashua. Bob had 11 grandchildren and 13 great- grandchildren. His grandchildren include: Ms. Candace A. Quinn, Stam­ford, CT.; Daniel K. Quinn, Nashua, NH.; Mrs. Cathleen (Quinn) Cohen, Mountain Lake, NJ; Mrs. Katherine (Stevens) Harms, Ankeny, IA., Mr. Adam Stevens, Os­wego, IL.; Dr. Todd Stevens, Birmingham, AL.; Mrs. Sarah (Stevens) Miller, An­keny, IA.; Mrs. Kelly (Ste­vens) Mariano, Lowell, MA.; Mr. Matthew M. Stevens, Orlando, FL.; Mr. Jonathan T. Stevens, Orlando, FL.</p> <p>Great-grandchildren in­clude: Joey, Avery, Asher and Flynn Cohen; Timber (Quinn) Devine, Anthony Mariano, Will and Elizabeth Harms; Summer, Drew and Blake Stevens; Hollie and Mia Miller.</p> <p>SERVICES: There are no calling hours. A private graveside service will take place in Edgewood Cem­etery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New England Auto Rac­ing Museum, 7 Bayview Road, Ipswich, MA 01938. Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FU­NERAL SERVICE, 18 Lock Street, Nashua. (603) 882- 0591 www.farwellfuneral. com.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=nQPy_etGVU9QJtVoVqwRdM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtQbUxJTaCGfGrC9MUqYbtGWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><p>Robert M. Ste­vens, Nashua resident for the past 44 years, passed away Tues­day, September 1st. Mr. Stevens was predeceased by two wives, a daughter and grandson; Glo­ria Traudt Grayson, whom he was mar­ried in 1946 and died in 1948, Mar­garet Jolly, married in 1951 until her death in 2002, Lola J. Quinn, his daughter, in 2014, and Dennis J. Quinn, who died in 1980.</p> <p>Bob was born in Sioux City, Iowa the only son of Mr. Edward M. and Effie (Nielson) Stevens, Decem­ber 26, 1923.Robert was a US Navy veteran of WWII after graduating East High School in Sioux City. Post war, he had a successful ca­reer in the food refrigera­tion business working for two companies, National Tea Co and Tyler Refrig­eration until his retirement in 1988. Mr. Stevens had several interests in which he was very involved with. Bob had a passion for auto racing, especially the In­dianapolis Motor Speedway and the 500. Since the early 30's, he had collected books and memorabilia around Indy style racing. Bob at­tended the Indy 500 almost every year from 1946 to 2012. He was also involved for several years in the At­lantic and Bay State Old-timers Auto clubs.</p> <p>Additionally, he was a WWI aircraft aficionado, loved the circus where he was a member of local cir­cus enthusiast organiza­tions, had an extensive book collection on western mov­ies and John Wayne and en­joyed reading about pirates. Bob was also an artist, an accomplished bugler in his younger years, and a noted high school athlete.</p> <p>Nicknamed "the Duke," "Steam­boat" or "Gunner," his proud legacy is his family. He is survived by two sons: Craig Stevens and his wife, Julie, of Dakota Dunes, SD., and Mark Stevens and his wife Louise of Nashua. Bob had 11 grandchildren and 13 great- grandchildren. His grandchildren include: Ms. Candace A. Quinn, Stam­ford, CT.; Daniel K. Quinn, Nashua, NH.; Mrs. Cathleen (Quinn) Cohen, Mountain Lake, NJ; Mrs. Katherine (Stevens) Harms, Ankeny, IA., Mr. Adam Stevens, Os­wego, IL.; Dr. Todd Stevens, Birmingham, AL.; Mrs. Sarah (Stevens) Miller, An­keny, IA.; Mrs. Kelly (Ste­vens) Mariano, Lowell, MA.; Mr. Matthew M. Stevens, Orlando, FL.; Mr. Jonathan T. Stevens, Orlando, FL.</p> <p>Great-grandchildren in­clude: Joey, Avery, Asher and Flynn Cohen; Timber (Quinn) Devine, Anthony Mariano, Will and Elizabeth Harms; Summer, Drew and Blake Stevens; Hollie and Mia Miller.</p> <p>SERVICES: There are no calling hours. A private graveside service will take place in Edgewood Cem­etery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New England Auto Rac­ing Museum, 7 Bayview Road, Ipswich, MA 01938. Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FU­NERAL SERVICE, 18 Lock Street, Nashua. (603) 882- 0591 www.farwellfuneral. com.</p> Fleurette D. Bureau http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070115-466/fleurette-d.-bureau.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070115-466/fleurette-d.-bureau.html#disqus_thread Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:10:38 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="LEFT">Fleurette D. Bureau, 86, of Bedford, formerly of Merrimack, passed away on August 31, 2015, at her home surrounded by her loving family.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She was born in Bedford, the daughter of Francois and Sophilda (DeGrandmaison) Ouellette.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She dedicated her life to her home and family. Before retirement, she had worked at Kollsmans and Airmar Technology. She was a knitter, crocheter, quilter and seamstress, who made many special items for family and friends.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Mother to seven, but second mom to many more. Her "Mother's Love" was like a precious gift - never knowing if you'll be the one to receive it and treasure it for your lifetime. She always had an open door and an open heart to match, making all she knew feel special. She was loved by many and will be missed by all. She was lovingly the "matriarch" that kept the family together and the "broadcaster" who kept everyone informed. We believe she is in a wonderful place and we will remember her with joy in our hearts.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She was predeceased by her husband "Ted" in 1992, ten siblings and a daughter Claudette Caine in 2013. She is survived by six children and their spouses, Beatrice (Steven) Greene of Bedford, Norman (Pat) Bureau of Merrimack, Sandra (Perry) Spooner of Merrimack, Donna (James) Flanders of Milford, Peter (Dawn) Bureau of Manchester, Nancy Vaillancourt of Antrim; one son-in-law, David Ostman of Deerfield; a sister-in-law, Stella Ouellette of Bedford; 20 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Per her request, there are no calling hours and please omit any flower offerings. Donations may be made in her memory to either Home, Health & Hospice, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054 or to the charity of one's choice.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Go to <span style="text-decoration: underline;">www.lambertfuneralhome.com</span>.</p> <p align="LEFT"> </p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=1XaiIxd4z34DHcGqGv5Roc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtOB6MHh5FmynddjJH4zMbGWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="LEFT">Fleurette D. Bureau, 86, of Bedford, formerly of Merrimack, passed away on August 31, 2015, at her home surrounded by her loving family.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She was born in Bedford, the daughter of Francois and Sophilda (DeGrandmaison) Ouellette.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She dedicated her life to her home and family. Before retirement, she had worked at Kollsmans and Airmar Technology. She was a knitter, crocheter, quilter and seamstress, who made many special items for family and friends.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Mother to seven, but second mom to many more. Her "Mother's Love" was like a precious gift - never knowing if you'll be the one to receive it and treasure it for your lifetime. She always had an open door and an open heart to match, making all she knew feel special. She was loved by many and will be missed by all. She was lovingly the "matriarch" that kept the family together and the "broadcaster" who kept everyone informed. We believe she is in a wonderful place and we will remember her with joy in our hearts.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She was predeceased by her husband "Ted" in 1992, ten siblings and a daughter Claudette Caine in 2013. She is survived by six children and their spouses, Beatrice (Steven) Greene of Bedford, Norman (Pat) Bureau of Merrimack, Sandra (Perry) Spooner of Merrimack, Donna (James) Flanders of Milford, Peter (Dawn) Bureau of Manchester, Nancy Vaillancourt of Antrim; one son-in-law, David Ostman of Deerfield; a sister-in-law, Stella Ouellette of Bedford; 20 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Per her request, there are no calling hours and please omit any flower offerings. Donations may be made in her memory to either Home, Health & Hospice, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054 or to the charity of one's choice.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Go to <span style="text-decoration: underline;">www.lambertfuneralhome.com</span>.</p> <p align="LEFT"> </p> Nancy Andrea Guerette http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070114-466/nancy-andrea-guerette.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070114-466/nancy-andrea-guerette.html#disqus_thread Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:10:14 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="LEFT">Nancy Andrea Guerette (72) of Deerfield Beach, FL, passed at home surrounded by her family, August 8, 2015. She was predeceased by her husband, Rene Guerette. Nancy leaves behind, her children, Deborah Lechevet, and Mark Guerette; brother, Robert Turcotte; sister, Gloria Bennett; grandchildren, Brian Hayward, Mitch & Torie Lechevet, Brianna L. & Shawn Stanco, Hannah Lechevet, Michayla DeShon, Erica Bryan, Sasha Guerette, Katelyn Guerette and Matthew Guerette; and four great-grandchildren. Services to be held at Palm Beach National Chapel, 11am Sat, Sep 5th.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=ov48HZ96IoFKUNEmbCM5f8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu7nw$oyMa1_r$bk4_pi8CrWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="LEFT">Nancy Andrea Guerette (72) of Deerfield Beach, FL, passed at home surrounded by her family, August 8, 2015. She was predeceased by her husband, Rene Guerette. Nancy leaves behind, her children, Deborah Lechevet, and Mark Guerette; brother, Robert Turcotte; sister, Gloria Bennett; grandchildren, Brian Hayward, Mitch & Torie Lechevet, Brianna L. & Shawn Stanco, Hannah Lechevet, Michayla DeShon, Erica Bryan, Sasha Guerette, Katelyn Guerette and Matthew Guerette; and four great-grandchildren. Services to be held at Palm Beach National Chapel, 11am Sat, Sep 5th.</p> Karen Cassin Weeks http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070113-466/karen-cassin-weeks.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070113-466/karen-cassin-weeks.html#disqus_thread Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:09:49 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="LEFT">Karen Cassin Weeks, 53, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 14th at her home in Cape Coral, Florida.</p> <p align="LEFT">A memorial mass will be held on Friday, September 4th at 10am at St Christopher's Parish 62 Manchester Street, Nashua. All are invited to attend. </p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=CtZ5gnM6QcXrnyjVyAx_SM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYszijvTDZgvFTirSSJUPqQPWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="LEFT">Karen Cassin Weeks, 53, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 14th at her home in Cape Coral, Florida.</p> <p align="LEFT">A memorial mass will be held on Friday, September 4th at 10am at St Christopher's Parish 62 Manchester Street, Nashua. All are invited to attend. </p> Ronald G. Poirier http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070112-466/ronald-g.-poirier.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070112-466/ronald-g.-poirier.html#disqus_thread Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:09:26 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="LEFT">Ronald G. Poirier, 75 of Merrimack, NH died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at his home after a long illness.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He was born in Boston, MA on Aug. 10, 1940, a son of the late Charles J. Sr. and Stella (McDonald) Poirier.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Before retirement, he was a licensed plumber in NH, Maine and MA. He was employed at PDM Mechanical in Manchester, and also taught plumbing and heating at Nashua High School for 5 years.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He loved fishing, hunting and working on his '37 Ford Cabriolet street rod.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Members of his family include his loving wife of 46 years, Virginia M. (Hughes) Poirier of Merrimack, NH; one son Charles J. Poirier III; a daughter and son in-law, Wendy and Shawn O'Keefe all of Merrimack; two granddaughters Toni Marie and Jaime Lynn O'Keefe, both of Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Memorial calling hours will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH Sat. Sept 5, 2015 from 10-12 noon, followed by a service at 12.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial contributions to Erica's Run, Erica Pombrio Foundation, 458 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH 03054.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">For more info or to sign an online memorial book, go to <span style="text-decoration: underline;">rivetfuneralhome.com</span>.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=MiJ6hZd5aVy2SXfcaQE7cc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsceUf$mYhjTXcJIOeMqQC_WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="LEFT">Ronald G. Poirier, 75 of Merrimack, NH died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at his home after a long illness.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He was born in Boston, MA on Aug. 10, 1940, a son of the late Charles J. Sr. and Stella (McDonald) Poirier.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Before retirement, he was a licensed plumber in NH, Maine and MA. He was employed at PDM Mechanical in Manchester, and also taught plumbing and heating at Nashua High School for 5 years.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He loved fishing, hunting and working on his '37 Ford Cabriolet street rod.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Members of his family include his loving wife of 46 years, Virginia M. (Hughes) Poirier of Merrimack, NH; one son Charles J. Poirier III; a daughter and son in-law, Wendy and Shawn O'Keefe all of Merrimack; two granddaughters Toni Marie and Jaime Lynn O'Keefe, both of Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Memorial calling hours will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH Sat. Sept 5, 2015 from 10-12 noon, followed by a service at 12.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial contributions to Erica's Run, Erica Pombrio Foundation, 458 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH 03054.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">For more info or to sign an online memorial book, go to <span style="text-decoration: underline;">rivetfuneralhome.com</span>.</p> Jennifer Ann Reid Walker http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070111-466/jennifer-ann-reid-walker.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070111-466/jennifer-ann-reid-walker.html#disqus_thread Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:08:58 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="LEFT">Jennifer Ann Reid Walker, 39 of Merrimack, NH, died unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She was born in Boston, MA on Oct. 17, 1975, a daughter of Jack and Joyce (Petrillo) Reid of Townsend, MA.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Jen graduated from North Middlesex Regional High School and received a Bachelors Degree from Mt. Holyoke College.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Jennifer was employed as a business consultant for Fidelity Investments in Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She loved spending time with her family and friends especially at Hampton Beach, in the Lakes Region, and also in Aruba. Jen had a great sense of humor and loved to laugh. She was an avid cook, and loved gardening and running. Most importantly though was the love, devotion and care she gave to her two children. She was a wonderful mom and beloved wife, daughter and sister. She will be deeply missed by all that knew her.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In addition to her parents, members of her family include her husband, Robert Walker of Merrimack; two children, Amelia and Everett Walker; a brother, Scott Reid and his spouse Lisa Trisciani; and a sister, Linda Reid and her husband Blake McKnight; mother in-law, Kathy Catton and her husband Paul; two brothers in-law, Sean Walker and his wife Shaylyn and Brian Walker and his wife Krista; two nephews, Jack and Camden Walker; and one niece, Taylor.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">There are no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Mercy Church, 16 Baboosic Lake Road, Merrimack Friday, Sept. 4, 2015 at 9:30 AM. Committal prayers will follow in Last Rest Cemetery, Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the children's college funds that have been set up and may be found at: Amelia - <span style="text-decoration: underline;">http://go.fidelity.com/4nlp</span> and Everett - <span style="text-decoration: underline;">http://go.fidelity.com/s49g</span> or to St. Jude Children's Hosp. 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=H40sKUem7GkC1xJsgnRw$c$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYs7$Vq5JL$BQLvP9bLWvexXWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="LEFT">Jennifer Ann Reid Walker, 39 of Merrimack, NH, died unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She was born in Boston, MA on Oct. 17, 1975, a daughter of Jack and Joyce (Petrillo) Reid of Townsend, MA.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Jen graduated from North Middlesex Regional High School and received a Bachelors Degree from Mt. Holyoke College.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Jennifer was employed as a business consultant for Fidelity Investments in Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She loved spending time with her family and friends especially at Hampton Beach, in the Lakes Region, and also in Aruba. Jen had a great sense of humor and loved to laugh. She was an avid cook, and loved gardening and running. Most importantly though was the love, devotion and care she gave to her two children. She was a wonderful mom and beloved wife, daughter and sister. She will be deeply missed by all that knew her.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In addition to her parents, members of her family include her husband, Robert Walker of Merrimack; two children, Amelia and Everett Walker; a brother, Scott Reid and his spouse Lisa Trisciani; and a sister, Linda Reid and her husband Blake McKnight; mother in-law, Kathy Catton and her husband Paul; two brothers in-law, Sean Walker and his wife Shaylyn and Brian Walker and his wife Krista; two nephews, Jack and Camden Walker; and one niece, Taylor.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">There are no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Mercy Church, 16 Baboosic Lake Road, Merrimack Friday, Sept. 4, 2015 at 9:30 AM. Committal prayers will follow in Last Rest Cemetery, Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the children's college funds that have been set up and may be found at: Amelia - <span style="text-decoration: underline;">http://go.fidelity.com/4nlp</span> and Everett - <span style="text-decoration: underline;">http://go.fidelity.com/s49g</span> or to St. Jude Children's Hosp. 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.</p> Muriel Excie Belliveau http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070070-466/muriel-excie-belliveau.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070070-466/muriel-excie-belliveau.html#disqus_thread Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:08:12 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel Excie Belliveau, 83, of Nashua passed away surrounded by family on Monday, August 31, 2015 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Nashua, NH.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel was born on June 11, 1932 in Nashua, NH, daughter of the late Edouard Trombly and Lydia DeLisle.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel attended Nashua High School, class of 1951. For many years Muriel worked at the Board of Public Works for the City of Nashua before retiring. In her later years, she returned to her education and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Daniel Webster College in 1995.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel was the loving wife of Norman, whom she married on Valentine's Day 1954. For 61 years they enjoyed traveling, skiing, gardening and spending with their family. After retirement, Muriel enjoyed spending winters in Florida with her husband. Norman will miss their weekly dance to Lawrence Welk's Adios, Au Revoir, Auf Wiedersehn.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel enjoyed genealogy, sewing, playing card games, and most of all spending time with her family. She was a loving mother and grandmother and enjoyed cooking and hosting her family for holidays. </p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She loved her family very much and will be deeply missed.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She is survived by her husband Norman; one brother, Maurice Trombly; two daughters, Leeanne L. Wells and her husband Stephen of Milford, NH and Lynn M. Belliveau of Nashua, NH; six grandchildren, who loved their Memere dearly, Rebekah McGuire and her husband Matthew of Nashua, NH, Erika Maynard of Washington, DC, Hayley and Austin Wells of Milford, NH, Sarah Wells Schlobohm of Lakeland, FL, and Gary Wells of Hudson, NH; two great-grandchildren, Lexi and Myles McGuire.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel also was blessed with many loving nieces and nephews, including Mark and Joselyn Thorton, Karen and Gregg Hamlin, and Steven and Valerie April.</p> <p align="LEFT">SERVICES: There are no visiting hours. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, September 4th, 2015 at St. Aloysius, 48 West Hollis Street Nashua, at 10 AM. Everyone is invited to a luncheon immediately following in the lower level of the church. Burial will be private. Services and arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Anctil-Rochette & Son Funeral Home, 21 Kinsley St., Nashua.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=VoaWHt9VxyZVuHdyzMmmys$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvPJ56lobH8anCDm$Gl4qo9WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel Excie Belliveau, 83, of Nashua passed away surrounded by family on Monday, August 31, 2015 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Nashua, NH.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel was born on June 11, 1932 in Nashua, NH, daughter of the late Edouard Trombly and Lydia DeLisle.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel attended Nashua High School, class of 1951. For many years Muriel worked at the Board of Public Works for the City of Nashua before retiring. In her later years, she returned to her education and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Daniel Webster College in 1995.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel was the loving wife of Norman, whom she married on Valentine's Day 1954. For 61 years they enjoyed traveling, skiing, gardening and spending with their family. After retirement, Muriel enjoyed spending winters in Florida with her husband. Norman will miss their weekly dance to Lawrence Welk's Adios, Au Revoir, Auf Wiedersehn.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel enjoyed genealogy, sewing, playing card games, and most of all spending time with her family. She was a loving mother and grandmother and enjoyed cooking and hosting her family for holidays. </p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She loved her family very much and will be deeply missed.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">She is survived by her husband Norman; one brother, Maurice Trombly; two daughters, Leeanne L. Wells and her husband Stephen of Milford, NH and Lynn M. Belliveau of Nashua, NH; six grandchildren, who loved their Memere dearly, Rebekah McGuire and her husband Matthew of Nashua, NH, Erika Maynard of Washington, DC, Hayley and Austin Wells of Milford, NH, Sarah Wells Schlobohm of Lakeland, FL, and Gary Wells of Hudson, NH; two great-grandchildren, Lexi and Myles McGuire.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Muriel also was blessed with many loving nieces and nephews, including Mark and Joselyn Thorton, Karen and Gregg Hamlin, and Steven and Valerie April.</p> <p align="LEFT">SERVICES: There are no visiting hours. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, September 4th, 2015 at St. Aloysius, 48 West Hollis Street Nashua, at 10 AM. Everyone is invited to a luncheon immediately following in the lower level of the church. Burial will be private. Services and arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Anctil-Rochette & Son Funeral Home, 21 Kinsley St., Nashua.</p> Ronald G. Poirier http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070069-466/ronald-g.-poirier.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070069-466/ronald-g.-poirier.html#disqus_thread Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:29:57 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Ronald G. Poirier, 75, of Merrimack, NH, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at his home after a long illness.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He was born in Boston, MA on Aug. 10, 1940 a son of the late Charles J. Sr. and Stella (McDonald) Poirier.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Before retirement, he was a licensed plumber in NH, Maine and MA. He was employed at PDM Mechanical in Manchester, and also taught plumbing and heating at Nashua High School for 5 years.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He loved fishing, hunting and working on his '37 Ford Cabriolet street rod.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Members of his family include his loving wife of 46 years, Virginia M. (Hughes) Poirier of Merrimack, NH; one son Charles J. Poirier III; a daughter and son in-law, Wendy and Shawn O'Keefe all of Merrimack; two granddaughters Toni Marie and Jaime Lynn O'Keefe, both of Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Memorial calling hours will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH Sat. Sept 5, 2015 from 10-12 PM. Followed by a service at 12 PM.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial contributions to Erica's Run, Erica Pombrio Foundation, 458 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH 03054.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">For more info or to sign an online memorial book, go to <span style="text-decoration: underline;">rivetfuneralhome.com</span>.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=MiJ6hZd5aVy2SXfcaQE7cc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsceUf$mYhjTXcJIOeMqQC_WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Ronald G. Poirier, 75, of Merrimack, NH, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at his home after a long illness.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He was born in Boston, MA on Aug. 10, 1940 a son of the late Charles J. Sr. and Stella (McDonald) Poirier.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Before retirement, he was a licensed plumber in NH, Maine and MA. He was employed at PDM Mechanical in Manchester, and also taught plumbing and heating at Nashua High School for 5 years.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">He loved fishing, hunting and working on his '37 Ford Cabriolet street rod.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Members of his family include his loving wife of 46 years, Virginia M. (Hughes) Poirier of Merrimack, NH; one son Charles J. Poirier III; a daughter and son in-law, Wendy and Shawn O'Keefe all of Merrimack; two granddaughters Toni Marie and Jaime Lynn O'Keefe, both of Merrimack.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Memorial calling hours will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH Sat. Sept 5, 2015 from 10-12 PM. Followed by a service at 12 PM.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial contributions to Erica's Run, Erica Pombrio Foundation, 458 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH 03054.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">For more info or to sign an online memorial book, go to <span style="text-decoration: underline;">rivetfuneralhome.com</span>.</p> Wallace J. McCafferty http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070068-466/wallace-j.-mccafferty.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070068-466/wallace-j.-mccafferty.html#disqus_thread Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:07:18 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p>MONT VERNON, NH - Wallace J. McCafferty, 88, resident of Mont Vernon, NH, died on January 13, 2015 at his home.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">A graveside service with military honors will be held on Friday, September 4th at 2:30 p.m. in the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 D.W. Highway, Route 3, Boscawen, NH. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford.</p> <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p>MONT VERNON, NH - Wallace J. McCafferty, 88, resident of Mont Vernon, NH, died on January 13, 2015 at his home.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">A graveside service with military honors will be held on Friday, September 4th at 2:30 p.m. in the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 D.W. Highway, Route 3, Boscawen, NH. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford.</p> Karen Cassin Weeks http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070067-466/karen-cassin-weeks.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070067-466/karen-cassin-weeks.html#disqus_thread Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:11:51 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p>Karen Cassin Weeks, 53, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 14th at her home in Cape Coral, Florida.</p> <p align="LEFT">A memorial mass will be held on Friday, September 4th at 10am at St Christopher's Parish 62 Manchester Street, Nashua. All are invited to attend.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=CtZ5gnM6QcXrnyjVyAx_SM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYszijvTDZgvFTirSSJUPqQPWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p>Karen Cassin Weeks, 53, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 14th at her home in Cape Coral, Florida.</p> <p align="LEFT">A memorial mass will be held on Friday, September 4th at 10am at St Christopher's Parish 62 Manchester Street, Nashua. All are invited to attend.</p> Dorothea A. ‘Dory’ Daniels http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070066-466/dorothea-a.-dory-daniels.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070066-466/dorothea-a.-dory-daniels.html#disqus_thread Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:10:47 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dorothea A. 'Dory' Daniels, 81, of Nashua, NH, formerly of Lowell and Dracut, MA, passed away peacefully early Sunday morning at St. Josephs hospital in Nashua, surrounded by family. She was born on March 2nd, 1934 in Lowell, MA, the daughter of Harold A. Cohen and Phyllis H. (Tierney) Cohen. She was a graduate of Lowell High School and the Tewksbury School of Nursing. She began working in nursing homes, then worked for over 30 years at the Detox Center of Lowell and at Tewksbury State Hospital, caring for those with alcohol and drug dependence. Dory loved camping in Vermont with her husband, children and grandchildren. She loved knitting afghans and sweaters and sewing quilts with her sister Carolyn for her children, and especially her new grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was also an avid reader.</p> <p align="LEFT">She is survived by her son Dennis W. Daniels and his wife Gail M. (Hall) Daniels of Nashua, NH; a son Timothy D. Daniels and his partner Kristen J. Williamson of Manchester, NH; a brother, Ronald A. Cohen and his wife Claudette Cohen of Chelmsford, MA; a sister, Carolyn J. (Cohen) Durgin of Nashua, NH; grandchildren Jeffrey W. Daniels and his wife Cristina (Tremblay) Daniels of North Attleboro, MA, Jason R. Daniels and his partner Alyssa Deneault of Nashua, NH, Crystal R. (Cummings) Rivera of Nashua, NH, Sean P. Mulligan of Nashua, NH, Bethany (Mulligan) <br/>Senecal-Ruyb and her husband Robert Senecal-Ruyb of Merced, CA, Ryan J. Daniels of Manchester, NH, and Erik W. Daniels of Manchester, NH; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband William A. Daniels; a daughter, Rebecca A. (Daniels) Morgan; and a brother, Douglas R. Cohen. She will be laid to rest with her husband Bill at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Tilton, NH. Family arrangements will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Anatomical Gifts Program, Department of Anatomy, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH, 03755-3832.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=gxm9XcpCOEVdo0jzMk7HJM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvoV3k6KBnLOJzxVAx1aRlBWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dorothea A. 'Dory' Daniels, 81, of Nashua, NH, formerly of Lowell and Dracut, MA, passed away peacefully early Sunday morning at St. Josephs hospital in Nashua, surrounded by family. She was born on March 2nd, 1934 in Lowell, MA, the daughter of Harold A. Cohen and Phyllis H. (Tierney) Cohen. She was a graduate of Lowell High School and the Tewksbury School of Nursing. She began working in nursing homes, then worked for over 30 years at the Detox Center of Lowell and at Tewksbury State Hospital, caring for those with alcohol and drug dependence. Dory loved camping in Vermont with her husband, children and grandchildren. She loved knitting afghans and sweaters and sewing quilts with her sister Carolyn for her children, and especially her new grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was also an avid reader.</p> <p align="LEFT">She is survived by her son Dennis W. Daniels and his wife Gail M. (Hall) Daniels of Nashua, NH; a son Timothy D. Daniels and his partner Kristen J. Williamson of Manchester, NH; a brother, Ronald A. Cohen and his wife Claudette Cohen of Chelmsford, MA; a sister, Carolyn J. (Cohen) Durgin of Nashua, NH; grandchildren Jeffrey W. Daniels and his wife Cristina (Tremblay) Daniels of North Attleboro, MA, Jason R. Daniels and his partner Alyssa Deneault of Nashua, NH, Crystal R. (Cummings) Rivera of Nashua, NH, Sean P. Mulligan of Nashua, NH, Bethany (Mulligan) <br/>Senecal-Ruyb and her husband Robert Senecal-Ruyb of Merced, CA, Ryan J. Daniels of Manchester, NH, and Erik W. Daniels of Manchester, NH; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband William A. Daniels; a daughter, Rebecca A. (Daniels) Morgan; and a brother, Douglas R. Cohen. She will be laid to rest with her husband Bill at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Tilton, NH. Family arrangements will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Anatomical Gifts Program, Department of Anatomy, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH, 03755-3832.</p> Inez Dorothy Morrison http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070032-466/inez-dorothy-morrison.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070032-466/inez-dorothy-morrison.html#disqus_thread Tue, 01 Sep 2015 06:11:37 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez Dorothy Morrison, age 84, passed away August 29, 2015 at her home. She was greeted by her father, mother and older brother, who passed before her. She is survived by her adoring husband of 63 years, Lawrence W. Morrison; her three favorite daughters, Robin Harper, Holly Drazen and Penny Morrison; five grandchildren, Carl Harper, Lilly Harper, Ryen Lapham, Zane Lapham and Jeffrey Sliwa; two great-grandchildren, Edward and Eleanor Harper; and her devoted dog Madchen.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez was born in Flushing, NY, grew up in Bayside, NY and received her nursing degree from Adelphi University. She practiced as a Registered Nurse in NYC before moving to Hollis in 1954 with her husband, where they built a home and raised their family. She continued her nursing career in hospitals and Home Health, until she became the school nurse for the town of Hollis where she worked for many years, touching the lives of countless students and creating a ripple effect.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez was very active in the community with several organizations and sat on many boards including ABC Quilts, Planned Parenthood, Girl Scouts of America, Women's Club, Extension, Hospice, American Red Cross, the Church Bell Choir, youth groups and swimming with handicapped children to mention a few.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez Morrison was known well for her generosity with cookies, hand sewn and hand knitted items. While Inez gave freely of her time and talents without expectation of recognition, she was always present with her friends and family. Her greatest joy was her family. Her legacy is the love her family and community will always have for her. We know she is now polishing the stars, knitting and baking cookies in heaven.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">SERVICES: A Celebration of Life for Inez Morrison will be held Friday, September 4, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Hollis Congregational Church of Hollis, UCC, 3 Monument Square, Hollis, NH 03049 with Pastor Tanya Rasmussen to officiate. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Inez's loving memory to Central NH VNA & Hospice, 240 S. Main St, PO Box 1620, Wolfeboro, NH 03894 or to a charity of your choice. The Davis Funeral Home, 1 Lock St., Nashua, NH 03064 is in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at <span style="text-decoration: underline;">www.davisfuneralhomenh.com</span>. (603) 883-3401 "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER."</p> <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez Dorothy Morrison, age 84, passed away August 29, 2015 at her home. She was greeted by her father, mother and older brother, who passed before her. She is survived by her adoring husband of 63 years, Lawrence W. Morrison; her three favorite daughters, Robin Harper, Holly Drazen and Penny Morrison; five grandchildren, Carl Harper, Lilly Harper, Ryen Lapham, Zane Lapham and Jeffrey Sliwa; two great-grandchildren, Edward and Eleanor Harper; and her devoted dog Madchen.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez was born in Flushing, NY, grew up in Bayside, NY and received her nursing degree from Adelphi University. She practiced as a Registered Nurse in NYC before moving to Hollis in 1954 with her husband, where they built a home and raised their family. She continued her nursing career in hospitals and Home Health, until she became the school nurse for the town of Hollis where she worked for many years, touching the lives of countless students and creating a ripple effect.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez was very active in the community with several organizations and sat on many boards including ABC Quilts, Planned Parenthood, Girl Scouts of America, Women's Club, Extension, Hospice, American Red Cross, the Church Bell Choir, youth groups and swimming with handicapped children to mention a few.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Inez Morrison was known well for her generosity with cookies, hand sewn and hand knitted items. While Inez gave freely of her time and talents without expectation of recognition, she was always present with her friends and family. Her greatest joy was her family. Her legacy is the love her family and community will always have for her. We know she is now polishing the stars, knitting and baking cookies in heaven.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">SERVICES: A Celebration of Life for Inez Morrison will be held Friday, September 4, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Hollis Congregational Church of Hollis, UCC, 3 Monument Square, Hollis, NH 03049 with Pastor Tanya Rasmussen to officiate. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Inez's loving memory to Central NH VNA & Hospice, 240 S. Main St, PO Box 1620, Wolfeboro, NH 03894 or to a charity of your choice. The Davis Funeral Home, 1 Lock St., Nashua, NH 03064 is in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at <span style="text-decoration: underline;">www.davisfuneralhomenh.com</span>. (603) 883-3401 "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER."</p> Dennis Joseph Comolli http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070031-466/dennis-joseph-comolli.html http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/obituaries/1070031-466/dennis-joseph-comolli.html#disqus_thread Tue, 01 Sep 2015 06:11:06 EDT <!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dennis Joseph Comolli, 82, of Dover, New Hampshire and Naples, Florida, died on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Concord Hospital.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dennis met his wife Jessie N. (Gucciardi) Comolli at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom in 1954. They would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this year on October 16th.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Born in Milford, NH on September 24, 1932, he was a son of the late Arthur and Margaret (Hallisey) Comolli. Dennis and his twin brother, Arthur were well known in Milford as the intelligent and gregarious twins. He graduated ROTC from UNH as the Cadet Colonel in 1954 and served in the US Air Force as a navigator stationed at Otis Air Force Base on Cape Cod.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dennis and Jessie lived in Falmouth for more than 40 years. Mr. Comolli taught biology and physiology at Falmouth High School for 35 years. He was the girls tennis coach and a lover of most sports. He was a football and basketball referee. He was also a dedicated baseball umpire and continued to work games well into his 70s. He was a lifelong Red Sox fan and often boasted that he called balls and strikes at the plate behind catcher, Jason Varitek at spring training.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Mr. Comolli always had a story to tell, and if you were meeting him for the first time, he would most likely know someone that you know. In recent years he kept his scientific mind sharp by focusing on Tuesday afternoon card games with his buddies at Farmwood Village in Dover.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Members of his family include his wife Jessie; his four children, Dennis J. Comolli Jr. of Naples, Florida, David Comolli & Susan Saraceno of Naples, Florida; Douglas Comolli and his wife, Roxanne of Newburyport, MA, and Diane Murphy and her husband Patrick of Lee, NH; his grandchildren, Craig Comolli, Brandon Comolli, Jane Enos, David Comolli, Jr, Alexandra, Kelly and Shannon Comolli, Daniel and Conor McFarland; his brother, Dr. Arthur Comolli and his wife Barbara of Nashua; also nieces, nephews and cousins.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Calling hours will be held at the FARWELL FUNERAL HOME, 18 Lock Street, Nashua on Wednesday from 5:00 to 7:30 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, 216 East Dunstable Road, Nashua, on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. Interment will take place at St. Patrick Cemetery in Hudson followed by a reception at the Nashua Country Club. Friends are invited to attend. The family has requested that donations may be made in his memory to The Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, MA 02445. Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FUNERAL SERVICE. (603) 882-0591. <span style="text-decoration: underline;">www.farwellfuneral.com</span>.</p> <img src="http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/csp/cms/sites/dt.common.streams.StreamServer.cls?STREAMOID=EzZcW5f6_TP13lUr2nJ1e8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtBH2Sryg4VxVrhgXsuVZ8NWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" class="img-art" /><!-- P { margin-bottom: 0.08in; }A:link { } --> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dennis Joseph Comolli, 82, of Dover, New Hampshire and Naples, Florida, died on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Concord Hospital.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dennis met his wife Jessie N. (Gucciardi) Comolli at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom in 1954. They would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this year on October 16th.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Born in Milford, NH on September 24, 1932, he was a son of the late Arthur and Margaret (Hallisey) Comolli. Dennis and his twin brother, Arthur were well known in Milford as the intelligent and gregarious twins. He graduated ROTC from UNH as the Cadet Colonel in 1954 and served in the US Air Force as a navigator stationed at Otis Air Force Base on Cape Cod.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Dennis and Jessie lived in Falmouth for more than 40 years. Mr. Comolli taught biology and physiology at Falmouth High School for 35 years. He was the girls tennis coach and a lover of most sports. He was a football and basketball referee. He was also a dedicated baseball umpire and continued to work games well into his 70s. He was a lifelong Red Sox fan and often boasted that he called balls and strikes at the plate behind catcher, Jason Varitek at spring training.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Mr. Comolli always had a story to tell, and if you were meeting him for the first time, he would most likely know someone that you know. In recent years he kept his scientific mind sharp by focusing on Tuesday afternoon card games with his buddies at Farmwood Village in Dover.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Members of his family include his wife Jessie; his four children, Dennis J. Comolli Jr. of Naples, Florida, David Comolli & Susan Saraceno of Naples, Florida; Douglas Comolli and his wife, Roxanne of Newburyport, MA, and Diane Murphy and her husband Patrick of Lee, NH; his grandchildren, Craig Comolli, Brandon Comolli, Jane Enos, David Comolli, Jr, Alexandra, Kelly and Shannon Comolli, Daniel and Conor McFarland; his brother, Dr. Arthur Comolli and his wife Barbara of Nashua; also nieces, nephews and cousins.</p> <p align="JUSTIFY">Calling hours will be held at the FARWELL FUNERAL HOME, 18 Lock Street, Nashua on Wednesday from 5:00 to 7:30 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, 216 East Dunstable Road, Nashua, on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. Interment will take place at St. Patrick Cemetery in Hudson followed by a reception at the Nashua Country Club. Friends are invited to attend. The family has requested that donations may be made in his memory to The Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, MA 02445. Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FUNERAL SERVICE. (603) 882-0591. <span style="text-decoration: underline;">www.farwellfuneral.com</span>.</p>