- Thursday, November 29, 2012
Melissa Kolifrath-Landry, 37
Derry, N.H. — Melissa Kolifrath Landry passed peacefully in her sleep Saturday, November 18, 2012.Continued ...
Nicholas J. Covatta, Jr., 66
Accomac, VA — Nicholas J. Covatta, Jr., owner of an Eastern Shore nursery and a Norfolk-based equipment company, as well as a dedicated and generous supporter of Eastern Shore education and artistic enterprises, died early Sunday, November 25, 2012, at his home on Folly Creek, just outside of Accomac, VA. He was 66 years old and had been battling cancer for the past year.Continued ...
Norman H. "Carpy" Carpentier, 88
Pelham, N.H. — Norman H. “Carpy” CarpentierContinued ...
WW II U.S. Navy.
Priscilla L. Lewis, 91
Derry, NH — Priscilla L. (Pat) Lewis, 91, of Derry, died Tuesday November 20, 2012 at Parkland Medical Center. Mrs. Lewis was born August 6, 1921 in Lynn, MA and was the daughter of the late Philp and Clara (Bloomquist) Landall. She was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School, and was a graduate of the Chandler Secretarial School of Boston. She resided in Georgetown, MA, prior to moving to Derry in 1972.Continued ...
Richard A. "Dick" Holm, 67
Auburn, NH — Richard A. “Dick” Holm, 67, of Auburn, NH, died Sunday, November 18, 2012 in his home. He was born October 14, 1945 in E. Derry, a son of Russell and Bertha (Wiggins) Holm. He was a resident of Auburn for the past seven years, formerly living in Newton, NH and Sandown, NH. Growing up in Derry, he was a 1964 graduate of Pinkerton Academy. Mr. Holm was employed for over 30 years as a fabricator with Hadco Printed Circuits in Derry. He was a member of the Knights of Pythias, enjoyed fishing and traveling to cars shows throughout the US with his daughter, Angelique Holm. He also enjoyed drag racing with Buster. Mr. Holm will forever be remembered for his love of his granddaughters and his weekend sleepovers with them.Continued ...
Rose (Johnson) Gruelle, 70
Salem, NH — Of Rockport NH, passed on Nov. 18 , 2012, 70 yrs. Mother of two beloved children: Marvin Clyde Gruelle and Jon Robert Gruelle. She is survived by siblings: Gunnar Johnson, Elly-Ann Johnson, and Roy Johnson, and 6 grandchildren; Jordan Gruelle, Gunnar Gruelle, Margaret Gruelle, Vivian Gruelle, Winston Gruelle, and Truman Gruelle.Continued ...
Stephen Borges, 55
Haverhill — Stephen went to his final rest at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill after a lengthy illness. Born in Somerville, he was the fifth son of Sidney F Borges and Marjorie A (Kelley) Borges.Continued ...
Theresa M. Gray, 82
Lempster, N.H. — Theresa M. Gray, 82 of Lempster, N.H. died November 25, 2012 at her home. Mrs. Gray was born in Rumford, Maine on August 8, 1930, a daughter of the late, Paul and Elizabeth (Arsenault) Bechard. She had resided in Lempster for the past 14 years, formerly living in Salem, N.H.Continued ...
- Thursday, November 22, 2012
Linda J. Fontaine, 65
Derry, N.H. — Linda J. Fontaine, 65, of Derry, N.H., died Thursday November 15, 2012 in her home. She was born in Providence, R.I. on July 10, 1947, a daughter of Marie (Shea) Bruce of Derry, and the late Lawrence Bruce. She had been a resident of Derry for the past 35 years, formerly living in Methuen. Linda had been employed by Raytheon in Andover for 40 years. She was a member of the Hoodkroft Country Club in Derry, she enjoyed golf and was an avid reader.Continued ...
Norma K. Gelardi, 84
Derry, NH — Norma K. (Capillo) Gelardi of Derry, NH, November 18, 2012.Continued ...
Beloved wife of Anthony R. Gelardi with whom she shared 52 years of marriage. Devoted mother of Joseph A. Gelardi and his wife Deborah of Methuen, MA, Mary A. Bruno and her husband Joseph of Lynnfield, MA and Anthony G. Gelardi and his wife Chandra of Derry NH. Cherished grandmother of Nicole, Jaclyn and Jamie Bruno of Lynnfield, MA and Kayla and Haley Gelardi of Derry, NH.
Richard C. (Dick) Batchelder, 75
Derry, NH — Richard C. (Dick) Batchelder, 75, of Derry, NH died Friday, November, 16, 2012 in Parkland Medical Center in Derry, NH surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Dover, NH on August 24, 1937, a son of the late Charles Batchelder and Dorothy and Jeff Sargent.Continued ...
- Thursday, November 15, 2012
Daniel D. Tuden, 64
Londonderry, NH — Daniel (Dan) D. Tuden, 64, of Londonderry, NH died Thursday, November 8, 2012 at his home. Mr. Tuden was born in Boston, MA on October 29, 1948, a son of the late Eugene Sr. and Olga (Woloschuk) Tuden. He served as president of Delta Chi Fraternity at UMass Amherst. In the 1970’s he served as president of the Salem, NH teachers union and as a Boy Scout leader in the 1990’s. Recently retired after 26 years from Elbit Systems of America (formerly Kollsman, Inc.), a defense systems electronics company, Dan had been a Managing Systems Engineer and then Department Manager of the Proposal Center.Continued ...
George "Bud" P. Hicks, 86
Londonderry, NH — George “Bud” Plummer Hicks, 86, of Londonderry, NH, died Thursday November 8, 2012, in Parkland Medical Center in Derry, NH. He was born in Manchester, NH on February 7, 1926, a son of Daniel and Hazel (Plummer) Hicks. He was raised and educated in Londonderry and was a 1945 graduate of Pinkerton Academy and a lifelong resident of Londonderry.Continued ...
George C. Anderson, 79
Salem, N.H. — George C. Anderson , 79, of Iris Ave in Salem, N.H., passed away at his home on Saturday, November 10, 2012 surrounded by family.Continued ...
Muriel J. Burke, 82
Derry, NH — Muriel J. Burke, 82 of Derry, NH died Saturday November 10, 2012 at the Pleasant Valley Nursing Center, Derry, NH. Born on August 24, 1930 in Boston, MA, she was the daughter of Frederick L. and Ruth (Ellis) Orne. Prior to residing in Derry, she was a resident of Tewksbury, MA for 40 years, moving to Naples, ME in 1991. Mrs. Burke was employed as a secretary at Raytheon in Bedford, MA.Continued ...
- Thursday, November 8, 2012
Anna Roth, 95
Livonia, Mich. — November 1, 2012, preceded in death by husband, Norman Roth (2005), and eight siblings. Beloved mother of Barbara Majors (David), Kathleen Roth, Paul (Linda), and Linda Kendrick. Loving grandmother to eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.Continued ...
Dorothy D. (Berube) Osborn, 89
Derry — Dorothy D. (Berube) Osborn, 89, of Derry, died Friday November 2, 2012 in the Pleasant Valley Nursing Center, Derry. Mrs. Osborn was born in Nashua, NH on March 25, 1923, a daughter of the late, Eugene and Edna (Hartshorn) Berube.Continued ...
George A. Lyman, 73
Derry — George A. Lyman, 73, of Derry, died on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston. He was born on January 13, 1939 in North Conway, N.H.; a son of F. Albert and Vesta Mae (Shackford) Lyman.Continued ...
Julie M. Clinton, 53
Londonderry, N.H. — Julie M. Clinton, 53, of Londonderry, N.H., died Monday, November 5, at Parkland Medical Center in Derry, N.H. She was born in Methuen on May 22, 1959, a daughter of the late Gerald and Mary (Boucher) Blueit, and had been a resident of Londonderry for the past 17 years. Julie enjoyed bowling, trips to Mohegan Sun with her sister and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed camping with her family.Continued ...
Kevin E. Demers, 53
Derry — Kevin E. Demers, beloved husband of Susan E. (Perks) Demers, a resident of Derry, formerly of Dracut, died Sunday October 28, at Community Hospice House in Merrimack, N.H., with his family at his side. He was 53.Continued ...