Obituaries

Mary Ann Harris

AMHERST – Mary Ann (Crisp) Harris, 89, of Amherst, died peacefully on May 8, 2019 after a brief illness. Mary Ann was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Henry E. “Bill” Harris Jr. in 2014, two brothers, Dr. Norman Crisp Jr. and Dr. Jack Crisp, a sister Charlotte Kulis, and two ...

Barbara Hermance DeMers

To know her was to love her. Barbara Hermance DeMers, age 93, of Hingham, MA passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. For 67 years, Barbara was the beloved wife of Capt. William Henry DeMers, II, USN, Ret. She was the loving mother of Diane (Dave Ballantine) ...

Robert (Bob) Bryant Burns

Robert (Bob) Bryant Burns passed away peacefully on May 6, at the age of 88. He was an avid outdoorsman, sharing his passions - fishing, hunting, biking, hiking and tennis – with his family whenever possible, especially his wife, June, who was by his side for 64 wonderful years. Bob was ...

Wilbur J. Poole

Nashua, N.H. – Wilbur J. Poole, 90, and a resident of Nashua since 2015, passed away at his home in Nashua, NH on December 21, 2018. Mr. Poole was born in Swampscott, Massachusetts on December 23, 1928, son of the late Arthur L. and Helen L. (Robbins) Poole. He was educated in the Lynn, ...

Joseph R. Haerinck

Joseph Raymond Haerinck, 78, of Nashua, passed away Thursday afternoon, May 9, 2019 at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, after a period of declining health. A lifelong resident of this city, “Ray” was born on April 20, 1941, a son of the late Camille and Auxilla (Dion) ...

Constance J. Hamel

Constance J. (Markewich) Hamel, 86, passed away peacefully at her home on January 17, 2019. She was born in Nashua, NH on December 16, 1932, the daughter of the late Josephine Markewich. Mrs. Hamel was the widow of James E. Hamel, who died on August 24, 2005. They shared over 50 years of ...

Raymond E. Smith

NASHUA – SMITH, Raymond E., 78, of Nashua, NH, formerly of Brighton, MA, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH. He was the husband of the late Nancy (Mayette) Smith. Born in Brighton, MA, he was the son of the late Henry R. and Margaret (Duffin), ...

Kathleen J. Hansen

Kathleen J. Hansen, 106, passed away on Monday, May 6, 2019 at Bridges Assisted Living in Nashua. Born in Berlin on August 22, 1912, she was raised in Berlin and was a graduate of Berlin High School, class of 1930. Miss Hansen worked for thirty-five years on Capitol Hill for various ...

Richard Ross Randlett

Richard Ross Randlett, age 87 passed away after a long battle with cancer. He was born on December 8, 1931 in Milton, Massachusetts to Frederick and Rose (Merrifield) Randlett. He leaves his devoted wife of 62 years, Roberta McFaul Randlett. They met and were married at the First Parish of ...

Bernard F. Reagan

Bernard F. Reagan, 83, of Meredith, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2019 following a period of declining health. Bernard was born in Holyoke, MA November 3, 1935 to Bernard “Pete” and Barbara (Stott) Reagan. Shortly after high school, Bernard enlisted in the military and proudly served his ...

Gerald A. Dube (Gerry)

Gerald A. Dube (Gerry), 84, of Nashua, died peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at The Community Hospice House in Merrimack. Born in Nashua on April 14, 1935, he was the son of the late Cyprien J. & Helen M. (Osborne) Dube. He is the beloved husband of Jean (Couturier) Dube, his high school ...

Ronald Frazier

BROOKLINE, NH– Ronald Frazier (formerly Ewan) formerly of Wareham, MA and longtime resident of Brookline, NH passed away May 2, 2019 from a lengthy illness.  Ron was a US Marine Corps Veteran of the Vietnam War. He enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, gardening, and his ...

Sandra Lee Visken

Sandra Lee Visken, age 67, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2019 at the Connecticut Hospice House in Branford, CT. She was born on September 17, 1951 in Nashua, NH, the daughter of the late Walter and Marjorie (Erb) Visken. Sandra worked as a waitress for many years in New Hampshire, ...

Edward A. Bardsley

MASON, NH – Edward A. Bardsley, 83, of Mason, NH, formerly of ClintonCorners, NY, died Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Apple Valley Center, Ayer. He leaves his wife of 61 years, Mary E. (Lukesh) Bardsley; two sons, Stephen E. Bardsley and his wife, Lynn, of Malta, NY, John L. Bardsley and his ...

William G. Raiche

William G. Raiche, 91, of Kennebunk, Maine and formerly of Nashua and Hudson, passed away Monday evening, May 6, 2019 at his daughter’s home after a period of declining health. Mr. Raiche was born in Manchester on May 12, 1927, a son of the late Henry E. and Alda J. (Beaulieu) Raiche. ...

Elva (Roy) Kolley

Elva (Roy) Kolley, 90, of Nashua, passed away on May 5, 2019, wife of the late Joseph Kolley. She was born in Lynn, MA on April 6, 1929, daughter of the late Maynard and Leona (Albert) Roy. Elva enjoyed cooking, reading historical books, watching her favorite legal shows, gardening, and ...

Paul Roger Rioux

NASHUA- Paul Roger Rioux, 76, died Saturday, May 4, 2019 at St. Joseph Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He is the beloved husband of Claire (Dionne) Rioux with whom he shared 51 years of marriage. Paul was born in Nashua on February 28, 1943 and was the son of the late Paul Charles ...

Patricia ‘Pat’ Elwell Hafley

NASHUA - Patricia “Pat” Elwell Hafley, 88, a long time resident of Nashua passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at the Merrimack Community Hospice House after a sudden illness. Born on January 15, 1931, in Granville, NY, she graduated from Granville High ...

Tracey Leigh Smith Thompson

Tracey Leigh was born into this world May 11, 1982 and took the next 37 years by storm. She was a fiercely loyal little sister to her brother Joshua and a true “mama bear” overprotective sister to her little sister Allison. She gave her parents, Joan and Brian, a run for their money with ...

Raymond T. Hudon

NASHUA – Raymond T. Hudon, 88, of Nashua, passed peacefully away Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Community Hospice House, Merrimack. Raymond was born in Nashua on August 16, 1930, son of the late Theodore E. and Eva (St. Onge) Hudon. Raymond’s wife Jeannette (Ouellette) Hudon, preceded him ...