Obituaries

Nancy Tardif

Nancy Tardif, 45, of Hudson, NH, was called to Heaven suddenly and unexpectedly on July 24, 2017. Beloved by family and friends alike, she will be greatly missed. Every day. Nancy dedicated her life to her family and was fiercely proud of her two daughters, Kayla and Amanda. Her girls take ...

Joseph Anthony Mitchell

Joseph “Joe”, “Joey”, “Mitchell” Anthony Mitchell, age 68, of Nashua, New Hampshire, passed away peacefully on Tuesday July 25, 2017 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, New Hampshire after a 23-year battle with prostate cancer. He is survived by his beloved wife Madonna ...

Roland J. Arsenault Sr.

Roland J. Arsenault, Sr., 93, of Milan, NH, passed away on Tuesday July 25, 2017 at the Coos County Nursing Home. He was born in Berlin on July 4, 1924 the son of Joseph and Julia (Peters) Arsenault and was a lifelong resident of the Berlin-Milan area. He graduated from Hesser College and was a ...

Lydia Rose (Panfili) Perry

Lydia Rose (Panfili) Perry, a longtime Connecticut resident who loved cooking, crochet and her family, died Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at Manchester Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. She was 61. A memorial service is planned for Saturday, July 29, at 12:30 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal ...

Denis C. Picard

Denis C. Picard passed away on July 24, 2017 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center after a short but valiant fight against cancer. He was 57. Born in Nashua, NH he lived in Boston before moving to Mendham in 1993. Denis received his Bachelor’s Degree from Northeastern University in 1982 ...

Mercedes D. Thibault

Mercedes (Dionne) Thibault, age 100, of Nashua, NH, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, July 25, 2017. Mrs. Thibault was born in Nashua on May 15, 1917, a daughter of the late Arthur J. and Almanda G. (Boucher) Dionne. She graduated from Nashua High School in 1937 and also attended the ...

John C. Thompson

CROYDON, NH – John C. Thompson, 73, passed away on July 24, 2017 at his home, Wind in the Willows Farm, in Croydon, NH. He was born in Hudson, NH on October 29th, 1943 to Robert and Georgia (Greeley) Thompson, one of four boys. He leaves his wife of 43 years, Orma (Arlauskas) Thompson; his ...

Debra A. (Grasso) Kane

Debra A. (Grasso) Kane, 61, of Merrimack formally of Leominster MA, passed away at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA surrounded by her family after being stricken ill at her home on July 20, 2017. Debra (Debby) was born March 17, 1956 in Leominster, MA daughter of Frederick Grasso and Shirley ...

Ian Longua

Ian M. Longua., 44, of Rye, New York, formerly of Nashua, New Hampshire passed away unexpectedly in his home on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Ian was born to William “Bill” and Marguerite “Meg” Longua on August 26, 1972 in New Rochelle, New York. Ian is survived by his sons, Zachary and ...

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. ...