Obituaries

Janet (Mercier) Dube

Janet (Mercier) Dube of Spring Hill, Florida passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Irene (Kerouac) Mercier and she was born on March 9, 1937. She is survived by her husband Gerald C. Dube and her three children, Robin Calaguiro of Dover, NH, John ...

Gerald A. Dwire

MANCHESTER, NH –Gerald A. “Gerry” Dwire, 58, resident of Manchester, NH died unexpectedly on March 22, 2019 at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, NH surrounded by his loving family. He was born on October 22, 1960 in Nashua, NH, he is the son to Earl Dwire of Swanzey, NH and the late ...

Paul A. Bechard

Paul A. Bechard, 66, beloved husband, devoted father, Loving grandfather and great grandfather died suddenly on March 14, 2019. Paul was born in Nashua NH on June 12,1952 to Annette (Perrault) Bechard and Charles Bechard. Survived by a brother Maurice Bechard. Paul was a retired Nashua ...

Thomas Stearns

Thomas Hoban Stearns, age 86, died Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 9:18 AM in Merrimack, NH after an extended illness. He was born on January 6, 1933 in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Frank Henry and Lucille Anorah (Reynolds) Stearns. He graduated in 1953 from Harvard University and was drafted ...

David E. Swisher

David E. Swisher, age 67, of Nashua, NH and Venice, FL passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at St Joseph’s Hospital, Nashua. David was born in Ypsilanti, MI on June 13, 1951 to Earl and Betty (Seleska) Swisher. David is survived by his wife of almost 40 years, Eileen (Wallace) Swisher; ...

Norman A. Phillips

Norman A. Phillips, 95, died peacefully at Grace House, Windham, NH on Friday, March 15, 2019. He had lived at Grace House since suffering a stroke 2 years ago. Norman was predeceased by his beloved wife Martha (Nissen) Phillips, his daughter Ruth Walsh, and sister Alice (Phillips) Westphal. He ...

Gisele C. Rodrigue

NASHUA- Gisele C. Rodrigue, 78, died peacefully Monday, March 18, 2019 at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She is the beloved wife of Andre Rodrigue. Gisele was born on January 17, 1941 in Saint-Georges, Quebec, Canada and was the daughter of the late ...

Richard D. Pickering

On March 8, 2019, Richard D. (Don) Pickering died peacefully at home. His wife of 45 years, Jean Pickering, was by his side. Don fought a brave but brief battle with lung cancer. He showed incredible grace and courage. Don was born September 17, 1934 and raised in Lynn MA to Joseph and Dorothy ...

Mary Louise Martin

Mary Louise Martin, 75, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Lahey Hospital in Burlington, MA. She was born on June 26, 1943 in Boston, MA, the daughter of the late Wilfred U. and Mary T. (Hickey) Francoeur. Mary attended Boston Parochial schools and was a member of the Parish of ...

Helen Marie Quinlan

Helen Marie Quinlan went home to God at the age of 81 on March 12, 2019 in Matthews North Carolina after a long battle with breast cancer. She leaves behind her husband of 59 years, Richard, Son Michael and wife Francee, grandchildren Tuckerman and Madison and Daughter Colleen Ferry her husband ...

Andrea L. Brandt

Milford, NH - Andrea L. Brandt, of Milford, NH, died Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Tufts Medical Center in Boston following a long illness. She was 48. Andrea was born in Waltham, MA on June 12, 1970 and was raised in Bedford where she was a graduate of Bedford High School. She was a longtime ...

Merrill A. ‘Mel’ Tye

Merrill A. “Mel” Tye, of Merrimack, NH, died unexpectedly on March 21, 2019, in Merrimack, aged 62 years. Born in Lowell, the son of Leslie H. Tye of Florida, and the late Bernice H. (Bronstein) Tye. He received his early education in the Lowell school system, earned his Eagle Scout, and ...

Blake Wilcox Baron

Blake Wilcox Baron, originally from Merrimack, NH, passed away on March 19, 2019 in Norfolk,VA. He is survived by his mother Sandra Reed (Phil Reed), one brother, Chris Baron, grandmother, Eleanor Wilcox, plus several nephews, nieces and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers, Scott Baron ...

Thomas H. Bowen

HUDSON – Thomas H. Bowen, 71, of Hudson passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack comforted by his loving family. A devoted husband, father, and grandfather, Tom was born on December 8, 1947, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, son of the late Henry and ...

Elsie H. (Murphy) Harney

Elsie H. (Murphy) Harney, 84, of Nashua died on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Aynsley Place of natural causes. Elsie was born on May 25, 1934, in Peabody, MA, the youngest child of the late Elsie (McCarthy) and Omer Murphy, Sr. She was predeceased by her husband, Carl Harney, her brother, Omer ...

Blake W. Baron

Blake Wilcox Baron, originally from Merrimack, NH, passed away on March 19, 2019 in Norfolk,VA. He is survived by his mother Sandra Reed (Phil Reed), one brother, Chris Baron, grandmother, Eleanor Wilcox, plus several nephews, nieces and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers, Scott Baron ...

Frank Altomare

Center Ossipee – Frank Roger-Vincent Blackwing Altomare, 77, of Center Ossipee, NH, Born on May 16, 1941 in Boston Massachusetts, died on Sunday morning March 10th, 2019 At 4:26am at Mountain View Community in Ossipee, NH. He was a long-time resident in Center Ossipee, NH. He fought a long ...

Elizabeth M. (Barker) Bucknam

HOLLIS, New Hampshire – Elizabeth Marsh (Barker) Bucknam, 101, died Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at home in Hollis. She was born March 5, 1918, in Hudson, New Hampshire, the daughter of Edith (Marsh) Barker and Walter L. Barker. She was raised in Nashua and graduated from Nashua High School ...

Mary S. Doolittle

Mary Skikos Doolittle, 88, of Nashua, NH, passed away on Monday, March 18 at Southern NH Medical Center after a period of declining health. She was a beloved wife, mother, Oma, and sister; her spunk and giving spirit will be greatly missed. Born in Ogden, Utah on September 5, 1930 to the ...

Patricia O’Connor

Patricia (Morrissey) O’Connor, 74, of Hudson, NH passed away on Monday evening, March 18th, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 8, 1944 to the late Rose (Bevilaqua) and John Morrissey and was raised in East Boston with her four siblings. Patricia was a ...