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Obituaries

Today's Obituaries

February 27, 2015

Charles Ray Williams

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Charles Ray Williams, 60 passed away in his sleep in Deerfield, NH, on Tuesday February 10, 2015. Charlie was born on August 23, 1954 in Nashua, NH to Paul Richard and Violet (Dennis) Williams. He was educated in the Nashua School system and was an avid Red Sox fan throughout his lifetime. During his early adulthood he worked for Kessler …

Mary M. Wheeler

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Mary M. Wheeler, 100, longtime resident of Pepperell passed away into God’s hands on February 23, 2015. She was the wife of the late Silas H. …

Sophie Mizara

Sophie (Murawski) Mizara, 98, a longtime resident of Nashua, NH passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at the Courville of Nashua, following a period of declining health. She was born October 1, 1916 in Terryville, CT, daughter of the late Joseph and Wladyslawa (Grabowski) Murawski and was educated in Terryville, CT schools. She moved to Nashua in 1946 …

Ethel D. Fazel

Ethel D. Fazel, 91, of Merrimack, NH passed away peacefully on Feb. 25, 2015 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack. She was born in Lowell, MA on March 3, 1923, a daughter of the late Arthur and Fidelia (Gelinas) Mann. Ethel loved to go for car rides and people watch. …

Joan Clark

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Joan Eileen (Martin) Clark, 82, of Merrimack passed away in her home on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 after a long illness. Born in Melrose, Ma, she was the daughter of the late Douglas and Marion (Marston) Martin and a longtime resident of Merrimack, NH. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph B.S. …


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February 26, 2015

Janice Turmel

Janice Lucille Turmel, 82, of Hudson, wife of Robert L. Turmel, passed away at her home, Tuesday morning, February 24, 2015 after a period of declining health. Born in Hudson on March 4, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Julian and Anna (Krugla) Cherkes. Mrs. …

Charles H. Field

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Charles H. Field, of Nashua, passed away on Saturday, February 21, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH, at the age of 88. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Jean Taylor Field, who passed away in 2003. …

Karen A. Perry

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Loving wife, mother, daughter, sister Karen Ann (Krawczyk) Perry, 49, a resident of Nashua, NH, died Monday, February 23, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family following a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. She was the beloved wife of Brian E. Perry, with whom she shared 24 years of loving marriage. Born in Lowell on April 6, 1965, …

February 25, 2015

Alexis R. Driscoll

CHANGE OF LOCATION OF SERVICE The memorial service for Baby Alexis R. Driscoll has been moved to the Burns Hill Christian Fellowship, 419 Elm Street (former Talarico Building), Milford, NH on Saturday, February 28th at 2:00 pm. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com. …

Eleanor Churchill

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Eleanor Eve Churchill, 92, of Nashua, New Hampshire, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus from the loving presence of family on February 19. Born in Bermuda to the late Albert and Mary Blackwell, she was an only child and lived most of her girlhood in Grand Turk Island, Jamaica, and England. Back in Bermuda during the Second World War, …

Charles Field

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Charles H. Field, of Nashua, passed away on Saturday, February 21, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH, at the age of 88. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Jean Taylor Field, who passed away in 2003. …

Mary Oremland

Mary A. Oremland, age 74 of Lynchburg passed away Monday, February 23, 2015 in a local hospital. She was born March 5, 1940 to the late William and Margaret Edgeworth in Muncy PA. She was preceded in death by her first husband: Matthew D. …

Geraldine Wells

Geraldine Audra Turner Wells, 93, of Milford, New Hampshire and formerly of Toronto, Ohio died peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday February 21, 2015 at Park Avenue Nursing Home in Arlington, MA. Geraldine was born Ohio on March 18, 1921 to Oscar and Vera Swan in a house on Sinclair Avenue in East Liverpool, Ohio. She was grew up in …

February 24, 2015

Janet Christie

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Janet Claire Christie, 62, loving daughter, sister, aunt and friend, was taken from us suddenly on Sunday, February 22, 2015. She was born in Nashua on July 28, 1951, a daughter of the late David P. and Jeannette A. …

William Lindquist

William G. Lindquist, 75, of Wilton, NH, died February 20, 2015, at Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA. He was born in Nashua, NH, on December 15, 1939, son of John and Margaret (Keenan) Lindquist. He graduated from Nashua High School, Class of 1957. Mr. …

Michael A. Felch Sr.

Michael A. Felch Sr., 61, of Nashua, passed away on February 20, 2015, at the Community Hospice House. He was born in Nashua on November 29, 1953, to Philip Sr. …

Catherine Stapula

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Catherine “Kay” V. (Jackson) Stapula, 97, of Hudson, died Friday, February 20, 2015, at Fairview Healthcare in Hudson. She was born September 30, 1917 in Boston, MA, daughter of the late Victor and Margaret (McElaney) Jackson. She was predeceased by her husband, Paul F. …

February 23, 2015

Alexis R. Driscoll

“Dearest baby, please know that our greatest blessing was having you.”  Heaven’s gain was our loss when our angel was called by our Lord. Alexis came into this world too soon and was taken too soon.  Alexis was born in Manchester, NH, on November 4, 2014. She fought for 3.5 months at Boston Children’s Hospital until God had decided that …

Margaret E. (Simmons) Adams

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CHELMSFORD – Margaret E. (Simmons) Adams, a longtime resident of Chelmsford, died on Thursday, February 19, 2015. She was the beloved wife of the late Lincoln Adams. She was born on September 22, 1917, in Somerville a daughter of the late Fred Walker and Bertha (Knowles) Simmons. …

Patricia G. Perkins

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Patricia G. Perkins, 81, of Nashua died on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital after a brief illness. She was born on August 25, 1933, in Lowell, MA, to the late Leo and Eva (Houle) Maxfield. Before retiring, she was employed for Welch & Allen, and Sylvania Electronics. Along with her parents, Patricia was pre-deceased by her husband …

Carol Ann (Oberlander) Powell

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Carol Ann (Oberlander) Powell, 80, died 18th February 2015, at her daughter’s home in Brookline, NH. She was born on December 25, 1934 in Stoneham, MA, the daughter of Louis A., Jr. and Helen L. …

Geni Neves deCastro

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Geni Neves deCastro, 72, of Milford passed away on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital surrounded by her family. Geni was born in Fernandes Tourinho, Brazil, on October 2, 1942, a daughter of the late Antonio Alves and Maria Jose (Neves) deCastro. Geni had been employed as a teacher in Brazil prior to moving to Nashua. She had …

Joseph J. Vavruska

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Joseph J. Vavruska, 86, of Nashua passed away on Friday, February 20, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital Joseph was born in New York City, NY, on January 31, 1929, a son of the late Charles and Marie (Stofft) Vavruska. …

February 22, 2015

Barbara E. Johns

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Barbara E. Johns, 81, of Derry, NH, died Friday, February 20, 2015, at Fairview Nursing Home in Hudson, NH. She was born in Freeport, ME, on November 16, 1933, a daughter of the late Bernard and Frances (Winslow) Davis. …

Martin Landry

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Martin Landry, 58, of Hooksett, NH, husband of Francine (Beaulieu) Landry, passed at his home, Thursday morning, February 19, 201, in the company of his loved ones. Born in Canada on August 12, 1956, Martin was a son of Adrien and Noella (Caron) Landry. He immigrated to the United States at the age of 13 and resided in Hudson for …

Carol Powell

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Carol Ann (Oberlander) Powell, 80, died 18th February 2015, at her daughter’s home in Brookline, NH. She was born on December 25, 1934 in Stoneham, MA, the son/daughter of Louis A., Jr. and Helen L. …

Gloria Tanguay

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Gloria L. Peters Tanguay died peacefully in her sleep, at her home in Port Charlotte, Fla., on Sunday 2/15/15. Gloria was born 11/5/32 and raised in Nashua, N.H., where she graduated from Nashua High School, was married to Edward Tanguay for 57 wonderful years and is survived by her brother, Glenn Peters; 4 children, Donna Hammer, Kathi Martinage, Edward Tanguay, …

Ellsworth George Vadney Sr.

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Ellsworth George Vadney Sr., 95, of the Hackett Hill Center, Manchester, NH, died Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at his residence of Congestive Heart Failure. Born November 3, 1919, in Claremont, NH to Ray Cleveland Claflin and Laura (Hale) Claflin. He was adopted at birth by George Henry Vadney and Lillian Minnie (Nutting) Vadney, who he always considered his real parents …

Robert F. Winter

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Robert F. Winter, 86 of Nashua, NH, passed away on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at the Fairview Nursing Home, Hudson, NH, with his family by his side. He was born October 12, 1928 in Boston, MA, a son of the late Frederick and Katherine (McIssac) Winter. Mr. …

February 21, 2015

Ruth Preston

Ruth M. (Beaulieu) Preston, 94, of Bowers Landing Drive, Merrimack, NH, formerly of Green Drive, North Attleboro, died peacefully on Monday, February 16, 2015, at The Community Hospice House in Merrimack, New Hampshire. She was the wife of the late Harold Lord Preston, to whom she was married on August 8, 1940 and who died on September 17, 2002. Born …

Nancy D’Amato

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Nancy Aldrich D’Amato passed away on Wednesday, February 18th, with her family by her side. Nancy was born on December 10, 1940 to Homer and Dorothy (Berry) Aldrich, of Sugar Hill, NH. Nancy attended school in Sugar Hill and graduated from Dow Academy High School in 1958. She attended Plymouth State College and graduated in 1962 with a teaching degree. …