, Derry, New Hampshire

February 7, 2013

Linda Ann Petterson, 70

Derry, N.H. — Linda A. Petterson, 70, of Derry, N.H. died, January 30, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Linda was born in Concord, N.H. on March 27, 1942, a daughter of the late, Clovis and Claridia (Crevier) Boulet.

She had resided in Derry for the past seven years, formerly of Suncook, N.H. Linda was a graduate of Pembroke Academy, class of 1960. She was employed as a medical secretary for Suncook Family Health Center. Linda enjoyed camping, sewing, knitting and embroidering. She will long be remembered for her love of her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Robert E. Petterson of Derry; one son, James D. Petterson of Loudon, N.H.; one daughter and her husband, Joyce and John Doucette, Jr. of Derry; two grandchildren, Tyler Fratus and John Doucette, III; a brother, Gerald Boulet of Napa, Calif.; two sisters, Pauline Smith of Kent, Wash., and Nancy Forcier of Epsom, N.H. She was predeceased by her siblings, Roland, Ernest, Clovis and Jean Boulet.

ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours were held Friday, February 1, from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch St., Derry. A funeral service followed at 7 p.m. in the funeral home with cremation to follow. Memorial donations may be made to VNA of Manchester, 1070 Holt Avenue, Manchester, NH 03109 or Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St. Boston, MA 02115. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit