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George Walter Dietrich Jr.

NASHUA - George Walter Dietrich Jr., 56, of Nashua, died on Dec. 29, 2015, after a long illness. He was born on May 25, 1959, in Dayton, Ohio, son of Geraldine Dietrich and the late George Dietrich Sr. George was the general manager of Jared the Galleria of Jewelry in Manchester. George will ...

Mary E. (Thompson) Gamble

Mary E. (Thompson) Gamble, 80, of Nashua, widow of Neil P. Gamble, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua, after a period of declining health. A resident of Nashua for many years, Mrs. Gamble was born in Hyde Park, Massachusetts on May 7, 1936, ...

Charles ‘Cheddie’ Dobrowolski

Charles "Cheddie" Dobrowolski, 69, of Nashua, passed away on May 15, 2016. He was born in Nashua on September 30, 1946, son of the late Edward and Beatrice (Garant) Dobrowolski. He was a graduate of Nashua High School, Class of 1964, and he later attended Northeastern ...

Frederic ‘Ricky’ U. Everhard III

Formerly of Pelham, NH, 55. Fred died of cancer on May 15, 2016, at Friendly Village Nursing Home Rhinelander, WI. Fred grew up in Pelham, NH and graduated from Pelham High School. He traveled with his family to Wiscon­sin and liked it so much he moved there in 1983, re­cently living in ...

Walter G. Wrobleski Jr., MD

Walter G. Wrobleski Jr., MD, one of the most highly respected physicians in his field, has died. His passion and dedi­cation to medicine spanned more than six decades. After graduating from the College of the Holy Cross, he earned his medi­cal degree at the University of Vermont. He ...

Steve Dowdle

GAFFNEY, SC - Stephen (Steve) Terrell Dowdle, 63, of 255 Drucilla Drive, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Tucker Hos­pice House in Kan­napolis, NC. Born in Gaffney, he was the husband of Eileen McLean Dowdle and son of L. T. Dowdle of Hodges, SC and the late ...

Michael F. Keegan

Michael F. Keegan, of Hudson, husband of Don­na (Van Buskirk) Keegan, died unex­pectedly at Emer­son Hospital in Con­cord, MA on May 18, 2016, with his wife and devoted family at his side. Michael was born on June 17, 1953, in Boston, Massa­chusetts, a son of Barbara (Booth) Keegan and ...

Heather Davis Shoemaker

NASHUA, NH - Heather Davis Shoemaker passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 16, 2016. Heather was born on March 24, 1975 in Arling­ton, MA. She was a longtime resi­dent of Cambridge, MA and attended Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School. She was a Preschool teacher, beloved by her ...

Teresa Anne Rodonis

Teresa Anne Rodonis, 50, of Hudson, New Hamp­shire, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2016. She was a lifelong resident of New Hampshire, growing up and living in the sur­rounding towns of Hudson and Litch­field. Teresa was a graduate of Alvirne High School and continued her education at ...

Theresa C. Lavallee

Theresa C. Lavallee, 76, of Merrimack, passed away on Saturday, May 14th, 2016, at the Community Hos­pice House in Mer­rimack after a long, courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Manchester, NH, on November 27, 1939, to the late Adelard and Annette (Talbot) Beau­pre. She worked as ...

Mary Cecilia Wasielewski

Mary Cecilia Wasielewski, of Hudson, NH, 37, passed away on May 13, 2016. She is survived by her mother, Mary E. Wasielewski (Walker); her father, Edward J. Wasielewski; her brother, Donald E. Wasielewski; her sister-in-law, Tamara (Knopp); and her four nephews, Connor, Trevor, Hunter and ...

Margaret Barrett

Margaret Barrett, 74, of Hudson, NH, died on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at Southern NH Medical Center in Nashua. She was born August 13, 1941, in Keene, NH, daughter of the late Walter and Mathilde (Stader) Roehrig. She was also predeceased by her sister, Hildegard Anderson. Margaret was the ...

Charles E. Crosby

The Reverend Monsignor Charles E. Crosby, 85, of Manchester, NH, and Hampton Beach, NH, died May 15, 2016, on the Feast of Pentecost. Born in New York City on May 8, 1931, he was the son of Harold and Bertha (Kane) Crosby. Monsignor Crosby was ordained a priest on June 29, 1956, by the Most ...

Elizabeth (Betty Lou) Shirley

Elizabeth (Betty Lou) Shirley passed peacefully at home under hospice care in May 2016. Betty Lou was a loving mother, president of E.S. Appraisals Inc. and active at First Church, Nashua, and Hannah Dustin Quilt Guild. She is lovingly remembered by her sister Mary Ann; husband Fred; children ...

James T. Blaine

James T. Blaine, 73, a longtime Hollis resident, died at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua on May 14, 2016. Mr. Blaine was born in Northbridge, Massachusetts, on June 13, 1942, a son of the late Edward J. and Viola M. (Thompson) Blaine Sr. Most recently, Mr. Blaine had worked as a courier for ...

Donna Jane Gora

Donna Jane Gora, 64, died on May 16, 2016, at Southern NH Medical Center in Nashua. She was born on December 1, 1951, in Nashua, the daughter of the late Clarence and Madlyn (Peters) Gora. Donna was an avid bingo player and a devoted mother, grandmother and friend. She loved to laugh and ...

Yvonne E. Mitchell

Yvonne E. Mitchell, 82, widow of Peter R. Mitchell, passed away Sunday evening, May 15, 2016, at St. Joseph Hospital. Yvonne was born in Londonderry, NH, to the late George L. and Ernestine (Lapointe) Lajoie. One of eight, her and her siblings grew up and attended schools in the Nashua ...

Maurice A. ‘KID SHARKEY’ Sposato

Maurice A. "KID SHARKEY" Sposato passed away on May 13, 2016, at Kindred Greenbriar Nursing Home in Nashua, NH. Maurice was born on May 22, 1917, in upstate NY. As a young adult, he enlisted in the Marine Corps. He was wounded in the Battle of Tarawa, losing two toes, and ...

Barbara Louise (Leahy) Bush

Barbara Louise (Leahy) Bush, 88, of Hudson, NH, died Sunday, May 15, 2016, at her residence in Hudson. She was born February 11, 1928, in Dorchester, MA, daughter of the late William F. and Gertrude (Kral) Leahy. She was predeceased by her husband, Fred J. Bush, in 1995. She was also ...

Mark Ducharme

UXBRIDGE, Mass. - Mark Ducharme, 57, formerly of Wilton, NH, passed away on Sat., May 14, 2016, after a brief illness. He is survived by his four children, Caitlin DiMartino and her husband Philip, Peter Ducharme and his wife Carly, Michael Ducharme, and Matthew Ducharme; siblings James ...