Obituaries

Ruth ‘Betty’ Girouard

Ruth "Betty" Girouard, 84, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2016. Betty was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Robert Lee Girouard Sr. and her son, Kenneth Girouard. She is survived by her 6 loving children, Dorothy, Robert Lee Jr., Joan, Judy and her husband, Richard ...

Theresa A. (Rouleau) Chasse

Theresa A. (Rouleau) Chasse, 87, of Nashua, passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016, at the Community Hospice House, Merrimack. Theresa was born in Manchester on August 24, 1929, a daughter of the late Ernest and Irene (Proulx) Chasse. She was the widow of Paul Chasse. Theresa had been ...

Frances (Gilpatrick) Higgins

Frances (Gilpatrick) Higgins, 86, of Merrimack, NH, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 27, 2016, at Aynsley Place in Nashua, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Maine July 24, 1930, the daughter of the late Otis and Stella (Levesque) Gilpatrick. Besides her parents, she was ...

Joseph A. Kane

Joseph A. Kane, 69, of Nashua, NH, died Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, at his home. He was a longtime resident of in Nashua, NH, for almost 40 years. Born in Brooklyn, NY., on Apr. 8, 1947, he was the son of the late Elmer and Margaret (Dalton) Kane. Joe was raised in Levittown, NY, where he ...

Betty May Chartier

MERRIMACK, N.H. - Betty May Chartier, 84, resident of Merrimack, NH, died unexpectedly on August 27, 2016, at Southern NH Medical Center, Nashua, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Milford, NH, on March 6, 1932, a daughter of John P. and Jean (Courage) Bruce. Betty made her home ...

Arthur F. Shea

Arthur F. Shea, 90, of Hudson, NH, formerly of Bedford, MA, August 28, 2016. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, and was the son of the late Thomas A. and Mary (McCarthy) Shea. When he was only 15 years old, he had to leave school to help in supporting himself and his three brothers. At ...

Viola T. Normandin

NASHUA, NH - Viola T. Normandin, 91, died August 21st at the Kindred Healthcare. Viola was born on October 15, 1924, in St. Hyacinth, Canada, to the late Rosario and Aurore (Belliveau) Robert. She was the wife of the late Lucien Normandin. Viola had worked as an inspector at Horton and ...

Yvette B. Dion

Yvette B. Dion died Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home after a long period of declining health. She was born Nov. 23, 1923, in Drummondville, Quebec. Her family immigrated to Nashua, NH, when she was 5 years old. She married Maurice Dion in June of 1942 and they lived ...

Andrea C. (Blute) Lombardi

Andrea C. (Blute) Lombardi, of Haverhill MA and formally of Quincy MA, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Boston MA on September 21, 1942, the daughter of the late Irene (Nickerson) Blute and Charles Blute. She was a graduate of St Patrick's High ...

Deana J. (Cardinale) Walker

Deana Joanne Walker, 46, of Burlington, VT and formerly of Nashua, beloved wife of Richard B. Walker Sr and devoted mother to her children Rickie and Mary, passed away Thursday morning, August 25, 2016 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. The only daughter of Donald J. ...

Helen M. Low

Helen M. Low, 79, of Salem, NH died Friday, August 26th at Salemhaven in Salem, NH. She had lived in Salem for over 50 years. She was born in Lawrence, MA the daughter of the late Leotine (Gaudet) and Simeon St. Hilaire. She attended Sacred Heart School in Lawrence and she graduated from ...

Nichola ‘Nikki’ (Baird) Anderson

Nichola "Nikki" (Baird) Anderson, of Merrimack, NH passed on after a 3 year battle with Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma at the Community Hospice Home in Merrimack, N.H. on Friday Aug. 26, 2016 at a young age of 43, surrounded by her loving family. Nikki was born on January 1st, ...

Roberta (Sanborn) ‘Nana B’ Butler

Roberta (Sanborn) "Nana B" Butler, 75, of Nashua, died at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack on August 22, 2016 surrounded by her loving and devoted fShe was born in Malden, MA on July 31, 1941, a daughter of the late Herman and Mildred (Able) Sanborn. She was the ...

Sebastiano (Buddy) Crisafulli

Sebastiano (Buddy) Crisafulli, 93, of Milford, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 26, 2016 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Crisafulli, born in Milford on April 13, 1923, was the son of the late Antonio and Josephine (Pagano) Crisafulli. He was a life- long resident of ...

Harold Fellbaum Jr.

Harold Fellbaum, Jr., age 88, passed away on August 20, 2016, while resting peacefully at Hospice House in Williamsburg. Harold is survived by his companion of many years, Eleanor Harris; his son, William Fellbaum and his wife, Phyllis, and their daughters, Mariah and Olivia; his daughter, ...

Francis P. McLaughlin

AMHERST, NH - Francis P. McLaughlin, 79, resident of Amherst, NH died on August 24, 2016 at Mass General Hospital, Boston, MA. He was born in Boston, MA on September 29, 1936, a son of John P. and Mary E. (Amann) McLaughlin. He made his home in Amherst for the past 50 years. Mr. McLaughlin ...

Viola T. Normandin

Nashua, NH - Viola T. Normandin, 91, died August 21st at the Courville at Nashua Nursing Home. Viola was born on October 15, 1924 in St. Hyacinth, Canada, to the late Rosario and Aurore (Belliveau) Robert. She was the wife of the late Lucien Normandin to whom she spent many loving years of ...

Marcel ‘Chuck’ Orleans

Marcel “Chuck” Orleans, 74, of Hopkinton, passed away on Tuesday, August 23rd at St Joseph Hospital in Nashua surrounded by his loving family. Chuck was born in Newton, MA on March 1, 1942 and lived in various places while enlisted in the United States Marine Corps prior to ...

Jason Franklin ‘Jay’ Crook

Jason Franklin “Jay” Crook, 70, of Nashua died peacefully at his home with his family on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 ending a brave 6 month battle with ALS. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on May 26, 1946 to John and Andra (Zalanskas) Crook. Jay graduated from Hollis High ...

George R. Racicot

George R. Racicot, 80, of Londonderry, died August 23, 2016 at Parkland Medical Center in Derry, after a long period of declining health. He was born in Manchester on August 7, 1936 to Arthur and Elzire (Jobin) Racicot. He lived in Manchester and Londonderry for all of his life. George served ...