Elda Catherine Lafrancois of Gendron Street passed away on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital. She was 90.
Born on June 21, 1923 in Berlin, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Maria (DiPucchio) Nicoletti.
She married Rene J. Lafrancois on August 7, 1948 and together they raised two children.
They celebrated 63 years of marriage prior to his passing on September 12, 2011.
She was employed by UNH Co-Operative Extension Service as a nutrition aide. She retired in 1986. She was also a special caregiver to many.
She was a communicant of St Kieran's Parish now St Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish.
Her greatest love was her family. She was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother. Her favorite pastime was attending the many sporting events that her grandchildren were involved in. She also enjoyed cooking many family meals. Her grandchildren always loved "Grammy's cooking".
Besides her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her brother Roland Nicoletti and wife Barbara and sister Jane Losier and husband Lawrence.
She is survived by her son Rene "Bo" Lafrancois and wife Louise, her daughter Judy Roy and husband Frank all from Berlin, five grandchildren; Becky and Danny Lafrancois, Katie, Heather and Jennifer Roy; two brothers Rudolph and wife Antoinette and Bernard and wife Doris Nicoletti, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish in Berlin. Burial will follow at St Kieran Cemetery in Berlin.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, May 12, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street in Berlin. (please use School St entrance)
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Online guestbook at www.fleury-patry.com.
Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014 15:52
A Memorial Service for Irene L. Onofrio, 97, of Gorham, who passed away on April 19, will be held on Friday May 16, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin. Interment will be in the Hillcrest Cemetery in Milan.
Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014 12:39
Lucille R. Stiles, 82, of Penacook, passed away peacefully Friday, December 13 following a period of declining health. She was surrounded by the love of her family.
Lucille was born in Berlin June 7, 1931, the daughter of Edmond and Hermane (Brulotte) Nadeau.
Surviving family members include two sons, Merle Stiles (Sandra) of Laconia and Kenneth Stiles (Carolyn) of Epsom; four daughters, Marilyn Cushing of Concord, Arlene Cushing (David) of Epsom, Cheryl McJuary (Mike) of Concord and Brenda Mitchell (Kevin) of Penacook; and two sisters, Doris LaPointe of Berlin and Rita Plante of St. Albans, Vt.; 15 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and many nieces nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents, Lucille was predeceased by her son, Carl Stiles; her daughter, Bridget Stiles; one brother and one sisters.
A graveside committal service will be held May 17, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery on Milan Road in Milan, with Rev. Dean Stiles officiating.
Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Boscawen office, is assisting the family with arrangements. To view an online memorial or check updated service announcements, please go to www.phanuf.net
Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014 13:21
A Memorial Chapel Service was held for John Mooney, on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home with Reverend Andrew Nelson as celebrant. Serving as reader was Ann Nolin. Interment was held on Saturday, May 3, at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, prayers were led by Helene Francoeur. Pallbearers were Paul Gallant, Rollie Poirier, Ray Francoeur and Glenn Ward.
Arrangements were under the care of The Fleury-Patry Funeral Home. To post a tribute please visit www.fleury-patry.com
Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014 17:43
Funeral services for Henri Robert Leveille, 56, of West Milan, were held on May 5, 2014 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, following prayers at the Bryant Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Reverend Andrew Nelson. The pall was placed by his wife and children and the crucifix was placed by his wife, Tina. The readings were done by Tiffany Cloutier, Brenda Cloutier and Jill Stephenson and the gifts were presented by Henri's brothers and sisters. The pall bearers were John Chatney, Cliff Henry, Rollie Laflamme, Chris Pacquette, Gerard Bergeron, Jr. and Mark Saucier. Military Honors were provided by the US Navy and the White Mountain Veterans Council and the American Flag was folded and presented to his wife and mother. Many relatives and friends attended the service.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 May 2014 13:11