Obituaries

Ian Longua

Beloved tennis and paddle pro Ian Longua passed away unexpectedly at the age of 44 at his home in Rye NY on July 19, 2017. Longua led a very successful racquets program at Scarsdale Golf Club and also taught at Rye Racquet for many years. He was an avid sportsman and played tournament paddle, ...

Thomas E. Cronin

Thomas E. Cronin, a longtime resident of Nashua, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017. He will be greatly missed and his passing leaves a void in the lives of those he has left behind. Tom was born May 10,1928 on a farm in Minden Nebraska. He served in the United States Air Force from 1946 to ...

Desmond Thomas Coffee

Des, left for heaven surrounded by his family at home Wednesday July 19, 2017. Des was a man who loved and served God. His family was so important to him and he delighted in being with them all. He was born in Visalia, California to Earl J. and Genevieve Coffee. His California legacy stretched ...

Theresa Rita (Briand) Pratt

Theresa Rita (Briand) Pratt of 95 years; born November 25,1921. She passed away peacefully with her family by her side July 18, 2017, in Manchester, NH. Theresa was born in Hudson, NH, daughter of the late Mr. Etienne “Tom” Briand and Lodoiska “Marie” Briand (Savoie) of Canada. Theresa ...

Mary Jane Leary (Lamberts) Moriarty

Portland, ME- Mary Jane Leary (Lamberts) Moriarty of Portland passed away peacefully on July 11, 2017 at 82 years of age. A celebration of her life will be held on July 29, 2017 at 11 am at Woodfords Congregational Church in Portland, ME. She will then be laid to rest with her parents at a ...

Robert ‘Bob’ Classie Abbott

Robert “Bob” Classie Abbott, age 91, passed peacefully July 3, 2017 at his daughter’s home in Kensington, MD. Born June 7, 1926 in Syracuse, NY, to Harry and Ruth (Classie) Abbott, Bob graduated from North High School in 1944, was drafted into the Navy and served aboard the USS Cocopa in ...

Robert (Bob) A. Fraser

Robert (Bob) A. Fraser died unexpectedly at his home in Hodges, SC on June 10, 2017. He was the son of Felicien A. Fraser and Jacqueline M. Langlois Fraser. His father was a member of the U.S. Army and the family lived in various locations. Upon the death of his father in 1958 his mother ...

Charles E. Woods Jr.

Charles (Charlie) E. Woods, Jr. passed away on July 18, 2017 surrounded by his family. Charlie was born August 17, 1931 to the late Charles and Blanche (Hunter) Woods. He was a lifelong resident of Hollis, NH. He graduated from Hollis High School in 1949. He served in the U.S. Army from ...

Kenneth E. Berry

Kenneth Edward Berry, 74, of Merrimack, NH, husband of Janice E. (Nutting) Berry, passed away at his home, Wednesday evening, July 19, 2017 in the company of his caring and loving family, after a period of declining health. A resident of Merrimack for many years, he was born in Bath, Maine on ...

Walter H. Porter

Walter H. Porter has passed away on July 12th at a local hospital after declining health with family and loved ones by his side. He is survived by five sisters, Beverly, Rose, Irene, Linda, and Sherry, two brothers, John and Edward. Walter is also survived by his two sons, Michael and Mark as ...

Leo L. Trudel

Leo L. Trudel, 65, of Derry, NH, passed away suddenly on Tuesday July 18, 2017 at his home. He was born in Lowell, MA on March 23, 1952, a son of Irene (Benedetto) Lucy and the late Armand Trudel. Leo was raised in Lowell before enlisting in the US Marines where he proudly served his country ...

Peter P. Koliss

Peter P. Koliss, 101, died on Sunday, July 16, 2017, in Shipley Manor Health Care Nursing Home, Wilmington, DE, after a period of declining health. His wife of 64 years, Evelyn M. (Guilmette) Koliss, died in 2004. He leaves a daughter, Sister Joan A. Koliss, OSF, of Aston, PA; a son, Thomas J. ...

Veronica Gabriel

CORRECTION IN BURIAL FOR MRS. VERONICA GABRIEL. Veronica Gabriel will be interred in St. Stanislaw Cemetery, Pine Hill Road, Nashua following her funeral mass at St. Louis de Gonzague on Saturday at 9:30 AM.

Charles J. MacDonald Sr.

Charles J. MacDonald, Sr., 83, of Nashua, NH, passed away at his home on Sunday, July 16, 2017. Born in Boston, Massachusetts on March 31, 1934, he was the son of Dorothy Young. “Chuck” was the beloved husband of the late Loretta M. (Summerfold) MacDonald, who predeceased him on April 3, ...

Veronica Gabriel

Veronica (Boska) Gabriel, 96, formerly of 69 Underhill St., Nashua, died July 12, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Coden, Alabama. Mrs. Gabriel, known to many as Nana or Aunt Ronnie, was loved by many and famous for the crosses she hand-crafted and gave out to everyone. Throughout her 96 ...

Angela M. DiMauro

Angela Maria DiMauro, age 89, passed away peacefully on July 17, 2017 at The Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH. She was born on May 28, 1928 in Floridia (SR), Italy, the daughter of the late Salvatore and Giuseppina (Gallo) DiPaola. Services: Friends and family are warmly invited to ...

Scott Thomas Jeffery

Scott T. “Scoobie” Jeffery, 57, passed away on Saturday, July 15, 2017, surrounded by family following a brief illness. Scott was born in Nashua, NH and was a lifelong resident. As a young man, he worked as a heavy equipment operator and truck driver, and enjoyed spending time with his ...

Mary Yvonne (Burbee) Rines

Northfield – Mary Y. Rines, 77, a longtime resident of Northfield died, Sunday, July 16, 2017 at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester following a period of failing health. Mary (Yvonne as some knew her) was born in Wilton, NH February 27, 1940, the daughter of the late, Frank and Mary ...

John M. Seier

LOWELL – John M. Seier, 70, a longtime resident of Nashua, died peacefully, Friday evening, July 14, 2017 at Northwood Rehab and Nursing Home in Lowell. John was born on May 24, 1947 in Boston and was the son of the late John F. and Alice (Sharkaey) Seier. He received his education and was a ...

Deborah E. (Howe) West

Deborah E. West, of Loomis, CA and formerly of Nashua, passed away at her home in Loomis, CA on June 20, 2017, with family by her side. She was born in Nashua on December 20, 1956, the daughter of Cynthia M. Howe and the late Alan F. Howe. Deb was a graduate of Nashua High School, Class of ...