Obituaries

Albert M. Pelchat

Albert M. Pelchat, 87, resident of Goffstown, NH died on January 21, 2018 at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home, Goffstown, NH. He was born in Milford, NH on October 22, 1930, a son of Alfred J. and Regina (Vallier) Pelchat. He resided at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home for more than 40 ...

John D. Learson

AMHERST, NH – John D. “Jack” Learson, 77, resident of Amherst, NH, died on January 17, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Boston, MA on May 16, 1940, a son of Mary (Burke) and Arthur Learson. He was raised in Squantum, MA and graduated from North Quincy High School. ...

Catherine Driscoll

Catherine “Kitty” Driscoll, age 100, passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the Kindred Greenbriar Healthcare Center in Nashua. She was born on April 22, 1917 in Staten Island, NY, the daughter of the late Carmine and Maria (Tufo) Bertucci. Kitty was the fourth of six children. She ...

Cecile B. Levesque (Bastille)

NASHUA – Cecile B Levesque (Bastille), 95, peacefully went to be with the Lord, passing away at Courville Community Nursing Home on January 16, 2018. She will be deeply missed by family and friends. Cecile lived a life rich in love and compassion, enjoyed every day with a bright smile, never ...

Joanne L. (Dustin) Hall

Joanne L. (Dustin) Hall, 71, a lifelong resident of Nashua, died peacefully at Southern NH Medical Center on January 19, 2018. Joanne was born in Nashua on May 11, 1946, daughter of the late Robert H. and Marion (Peters) Dustin. She was the widow of Ronald V. Hall, who died on September 10, ...

Lawrence P. ‘Larry’ McManus Jr.

Portsmouth – Lawrence P. “Larry” McManus, Jr., of Portsmouth, passed away early in the morning on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, from the decline brought on by stroke and dementia. Born in Chelsea, Massachusetts in March of 1949, he was the eldest son of the late Lawrence “Mac” and ...

Norma T. MacArthur

Norma T. MacArthur, 92, was born on July 25, 1925 in Boston, Massachusetts and went to be with her precious savior on January 18, 2018 surrounded by her loving family at her bedside. She is survived by her sister Ruth Landry and brother Alvan Porter. She was preceded in death by her ...

George Rene Fortin

George Rene Fortin, 87, of Londonderry, NH, passed away Friday, January 19, 2018, after a period of declining health, surrounded by his loving family at the Courville of Manchester. George was born July 31, 1930 in Nashua, NH and was a son of the late Roland and Irene (Pinsonneault) Fortin. ...

John Steven Peringer

John Steven Peringer, long time resident of Nashua, recent resident of Winter Haven, Florida, died on January 7, 2018, following a battle with cancer at his home, and then passed after a short stay with Good Shepherd Hospice. He was 82. Mr. Peringer was born on December 14, 1935 in Bicske, ...

Dorothy J. Jameson

Dorothy Jean (Stephens) Jameson, 86, of Nashua, widow of C.J. “Bud” Jameson, passed away at her home at The Huntington at Nashua, Wednesday morning, January 17, 2018. Mrs. Jameson was born in Sondheimer, Louisiana on February 10, 1931, a daughter of the late Jacob Arthur and Pearl Odessa ...

Robert Marquis

Robert Marquis was born in Nashua, New Hampshire on October 10, 1940. He passed away quietly in his sleep at his home on January 5th, 2018.  Bob had been fighting an aggressive form of lung cancer. Bob proudly served in the Marine Corps for 21 years. He served two tours in Vietnam during ...

Marjorie (Burnham) Bryant

Marjorie (Burnham) Bryant died at the Courville at Nashua on January 19, 2018. She was born in Nashua on May 9, 1931, daughter of the late John “Jack” and Mabel (Forbes) Burnham. She was the widow of William “Bill” Ernest Bryant, who died on Sunday, August 28, 2011. Marjorie (Burnham) ...

Ann B. Knightly

PETERBOROUGH, NH – Ann B. Knightly, 81, resident of Peterborough, NH died on January 11, 2018 at Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, NH. She was born in Boston, MA on May 24, 1936, a daughter of Theodore and Genevieve (Kinney) Vrettas. Mrs. Knightly had worked as a CNA at Crestwood Nursing ...

Dorothy Helene ‘Dottie’ (Lynch) McQuade

LOWELL – Dorothy Helene ‘Dottie’ (Lynch) McQuade, 84, passed away Monday, January 16, 2018 at Winchester Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was the widow of the late John V. McQuade with whom she shared 15 years of marriage before he passed away in 1973. She was born in Lowell on ...

Louise Anita (Clark) Leary

Louise Anita (Clark) Leary, 88, died peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Southern New Hampshire Health surrounded by loving family members. Louise was the loving wife of the late Arthur V. Leary, Jr. who predeceased her on December 14, 1988. Louise was born in New Bedford, MA on February ...

Jeanne Gabriel Goulet

Jeanne Gabriel Goulet, 95, passed away peacefully on January 14, 2018. She was born on February 22, 1922 to Thomas and Alpheda (Gagne) Paradis in Nashua, NH. She was married to her husband Adhemar Goulet for 66 years until his passing 2009. A lifelong resident of Nashua, Jeanne attended Nashua ...

Yeong B. Banks

On Thursday January 11, 2018 Heaven gained an amazing cook, talented fisherman, crazy lucky card player, an “ok” driver, and the best mother/grandmother that her loving sons, Raymond and Michael, could ask for. Among her many talents, perhaps none were more awe inspiring than the legendary ...

Stephen J. Dunn

Stephen J. Dunn, 67, of Tyngsborough, MA, died unexpectedly on Sunday, January 14, 2018, at Lowell General Hospital in Lowell after a very sudden illness. Stephen was born in Medford, MA on July 10, 1950, son of the late Robert and Margaret ‘Rita’ (Moynahan) Dunn. He grew up in Winchester, ...

Henri ‘Hank’ Robert Duval

Henri “Hank” Robert Duval 82 of Jacksonville NC passed away on January 2, 2018 at Hospice Care in Wilmington NC after a brief illness surrounded by his daughters & staff. Born August 17, 1935 and raised in Nashua NH until moving to and retiring in Jacksonville NC. The son of the late ...

Prof. Timothy D. Kostar

Professor Timothy D. Kostar, 51, of Merrimack passed away on Monday January 15th at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. He was born in Trenton New Jersey and was raised and educated in Yardley, Pennsylvania where he graduated with high honors from Pensbury High School. Later Tim went on to ...