Obituaries

George Cassista Jr.

George Cassista, Jr., 75, of Amarillo, died Sunday, October 8, 2017. Memorial services will be 10:00 am Friday, October 13, 2017 at God of Wonders Fellowship, 1924 S. Polk St. with Pastor Randy Srader officiating. Mr. Cassista was born September 22, 1942 in Nashua, New Hampshire to Alice and ...

William A. Marshall

William A. Marshall, 96, of Nashua, NH died at Crestwood Nursing Home in Milford, on Monday, October 9, 2017. He was born on March 2, 1921 in Nashua, NH, a son of the late Roy F. and Kittie (Grover) Marshall. Bill was the widower of Evelyn (Goodwin) Marshall. She died on November 19, 2011. ...

Jean B. Makris

Jean B. Makris, (98) a resident of Nashua passed away at Birch Hill Manor on October 10th, 2017. Jean was born on March 13, 1919 to Bronislaw and Victoria Maskewicz in Newbury, Mass. Jean was predeceased by her husband, Peter, in 1976, her daughter Joan Stergion in 2013, she is survived by her ...

Rebecca D. Bulsa

ASHBY, MA – Rebecca D. Bulsa, 23, lost her battle with drug addiction, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Heath Alliance Hospital in Leominster. She was born in Nashua, NH on May 19, 1994, and is the beloved daughter of Kathryn (Forcier) Gaffey and her husband John of Standish, ME and Steven Bulsa ...

Georgette ‘Georgia’ Pierce Roy

Georgette “Georgia” Pierce Roy, 88, a lifetime Nashua resident died October 8, 2017. She was born in Hudson, NH on June 19, 1929 and was the daughter of late Theophile Roy and Alvine (Poulin) Roy. Educated in local schools she earned her GED in 1988. She had been employed by JF McElain Shoe ...

Ronald J. Gray

Ronald J. Gray, 71, of Milford, NH, passed away at his home on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. He was born on March 27, 1946, in Stafford, CT, the son of Joseph P. Gray and Jeanette (Dambrois) Gray. Ronald worked as a self-employed financial advisor. He married his loving wife, Susan (Bleistien) ...

James A. Dewitt

MONT VERNON, NH- Volunteer fire Captain and Navy veteran James Adrian DeWitt, 61, passed away after a brief illness at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH on October 7th, 2017 surrounded by his family and their love. Jim was born on July 14, 1956 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, a son ...

James L. Carson

James L. Carson, 69, of Hudson, NH, passed away at his home, on Friday, October 6, 2017 after a long illness. A resident of Hudson since the early 1980s, Mr. Carson was born in Peterborough, New Hampshire on September 28, 1948. He had been employed with the Boston & Maine Railroad as ...

Lena L. Parker

Lena L. Parker, 87, of Merrimack passed away on Saturday, October 7th, 2017 at Nashua Crossings in Nashua after a period of declining health. She was born in Warspite, Alberta, Canada on December 1, 1929 to the late John and Maria (Budna) Potiuk. Lena was a registered nurse at various hospitals ...

Barbara A. Gurney

Barbara A. Gurney, 91 of Merrimack, NH died Thursday Oct. 5, 2017 at her home after a period of declining health. She was born in Lyndonville, VT on Oct. 27, 1925 a daughter of the late Lemuel H. and Marcia (Bryant) Beach. Barbara is the widow of Warren E. Gurney who died in 1976 and is also ...

Mary E. Richardson

Mary E. Richardson, 78, of Merrimack, and former longtime resident of South Boston, MA, passed away on Thursday, October 5th, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Boston, MA on December 6th, 1938 to the late James McCarthy and Ruth A.(Najarian) McCarthy Connolly. Mary ...

Martha L. ‘Patty’ Burke

Temple, NH – Martha L. “Patty” Burke, 70, resident of Temple, NH, died peacefully October 4, 2017 at St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua, NH surrounded by her family. She was born in Paterson, NJ, February 10, 1947, a daughter of the late Arthur J. and Margaret N. (Hansen) Burke. Patty was ...

Kenneth Charles Mermer

Kenneth Charles Mermer passed away at The Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH on October 4, 2017 after a lengthy battle with complications of diabetes at the age of 69. Kenneth was predeceased by his parents Ruth (Markil) Mermer and Gerald I Mermer and a brother Peter Mermer. He is ...

Judith ‘Judy’ Predham

Judith “Judy” Predham of Hudson, NH died peacefully at her home surrounded by her family at the age of 75 on Saturday, October 7, 2017.  Judy was born Judith Spinella in Queens, NY in 1942. She grew up on 217th Street with her parents Emmanuel and Mae Spinella and three brothers and ...

Deborah L. (Burns) Fenton

Deborah L. (Burns) Fenton 64, of Bedford, NH died Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in Burlington, MA after a period of failing health attributed to her years of battling Crohn’s Disease. Debbie and her twin brother, David, were born prematurely at Wheelus AFB, Tripoli, Libya on July 2, 1953. ...

Traci Anne Shelton

Traci Anne Shelton, affectionately known as “Shirley,” 46, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 2, 2017 at her home in Martinez, GA. She was born April 27, 1971 in Marion, IN. Traci is survived by her husband, Steve Shelton; daughter, Emily Shelton; other, Margret Ryan; sister, ...

Elaine Corey, 60

Elaine Margaret Corey, age 60, passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Southern Medical Center in Nashua, NH. She was born on May 1, 1957, also in Nashua. She is survived by her son and daughter, Mark Edward Corey and Angela Marie Corey, a few aunts, uncles and other loving relatives. Elaine ...

Robert Filmore Plummer

Robert Filmore Plummer, loving husband and father, passed away at the age of 92 at the Hermitage on the Eastern Shore in Onancock, VA, on September 29, 2017. He is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Susan and William Mastyl of Harborton, VA; son Christopher and his partner Rob Williams of ...

Shirley M. Butt

Shirley Butt of Tewksbury, formerly of Billerica, Shirley M. Butt, age 84, passed peacefully on October 2, 2017, surrounded by family. Beloved wife of the late Ralph Butt. Loving mother of Robin Kelly and her husband, David, Allan Houston and his wife, Karen, Mark Houston (deceased) and Darlene ...

Mary Flora (Cronin) Fennelly

Mary Flora (Cronin) Fennelly, 86, passed away on Monday, October 2nd at Winchester Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer. Mary was born in Boston, the daughter of the late John and Mary Cronin. One of three children, Mary was raised and educated in Boston. Following high school in ...