Elizabeth Belfiore

Elizabeth (Liz) Belfiore, 91, of Merrimack, NH and formerly of Connecticut passed away unexpectedly at her home on Feb. 5, 2018.

She was born in New Britain, CT on Dec. 31, 1926, daughter of the late Frederick and Emma (Pleasant) Forshaw.

Liz was a talented Artist for over 40 years. She enjoyed painting and spending time with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she is the widow of Paul Belfiore Sr. who died in 2002 and is also pre-deceased by a son, George Futterleib, who died in 2013.

Liz leaves behind her two sons and daughters in-law, Clifford Schwanke and his wife Bella of South Winsor, CT, and Paul Belfiore Jr. and his wife Carolyn of Merrimack, NH; seven grandchildren, Jesse and his wife Meghan, Melissa, Laura and her partner Travis, Clifford, Brett and his wife Annette, Lindsay and her husband John, and Ashley and her partner Jeff; many great grandchildren and one great great grandson.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Lori Yapor, for her devoted care of Elizabeth for the past 5 years.

Memorial calling hours will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH on Sunday Feb. 11, 2018 from 1-3 PM. A private burial will be held in the Last Rest Cemetery, Merrimack, NH in the spring.

For an online memorial go to www.rivetfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, donations in Liz’s memory may be made to Easterseals NH’s Adult Day Services, 555 Auburn Street, Manchester, NH 03103.