Cecile C. Tilton, 83, of Gorham, NH passed away on Wednesday February 12, 2014 at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin. She was born in Berlin on December 15, 1930 the daughter of the late Romeo and Emilienne (Chavarie) Lavigne and was a lifelong resident of the area. She graduated from Notre Dame High School and had been employed as a hairdresser for The Beauty Box. Cecile was a member of Good Shepherd Parish, enjoyed golfing and bowling and was a member of the Androscoggin Valley Country Club.
Family members include her son Michael Tilton and wife Denise of Natick, MA; grandchildren Kristen and Katie; great-granddaughter Alexia; sisters Gert Fornia of Meriden, CT and Olive Lacroix and husband Ed of Berlin, NH; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband Robert Tilton, her son Paul Tilton and a brother Norman Lavigne.
SERVICES: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday February 22, 2014 at 10 a.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Interment will follow in St. Anne Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Avenue, Berlin, NH on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Anyone who wishes may make a donation in her memory to the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society at www.pages.lightthenight.org/ma/Worcestr14/dexter11. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.
Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014 17:01
Funeral services for Matthew S. Simon, 82, of Randolph, NH were held on February 13, 2014 at Holy Family Church, following prayers at the Bryant Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Reverend Andrew Nelson. The pall was placed by Jennifer Simon and Brian Labonte, the readings were done by Stephen Simon and Christine Yoken, the gifts were presented by Jennifer Simon and Emma Labonte and the Words of Remembrance were by Jennifer Simon. Military Honors were provided by the US Army. The American Flag was folded and presented to his wife Barbara Simon. The pall bearers were Jennifer Simon, Stephen Simon, Brian Labonte, Mason Russell, Jim Brooks, Chris Partenope and Emma Labonte. Many relatives and friends attended the service.
Last Updated on Saturday, 15 February 2014 02:32
Juliette A. “Julie” Merrill formerly of Church Street passed away on Monday, February 10, 2014 at St. Vincent de Paul Nursing Home in Berlin. She was 92.
Born on March 26, 1921 in Berlin, she was the daughter of the late Theotime and Marie (Baillargeon) Legere.
She was employed by Hartford Hospital in Harford, CT as a Housekeeper. Retiring in 1985, she moved back to Berlin.
She was a communicant of St. Anne’s Church and was a member of the Ladies of St. Anne. She also was a member of the Golden Age Club and MESH.
Her past times which she enjoyed included travelling with Ron and Jean, weekly luncheons with her brothers and sisters, crocheting, playing the slots at Foxwoods, sitting on the front porch and visiting with neighbors, Lobster and Clam Feeds, and holiday celebrations with her family.
Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother Maurice Legere; brothers and sister in laws Paul and Jeannette Legere and Arthur and Irma Legere, Ronald N. Demers, & Norman Landry.
She is survived by two sisters, Beatrice Landry and Jeannette Demers, a brother Hubert Legere and his wife Pearl and a sister in law Clarisse Legere all of Berlin, NH.
Nieces and nephews: Ron, Tina and Nicole Demers, Joanne Landry, Mike & Paulette Lambert, David Landry and Sue Perkins, Jerry & Betty Landry, Gail and Ray Rivard, John Legere and Angela, Mark Legere, Dennis Legere, Mike “Stump” Legere, Diane Gorham, Ron & Jane Legere, Claude & Diane Legere, Pete & Louise Marquis, Richard Legere, Ralph & Anita Saucier, Linda & Cliff Carlson, Doris Kennedy, Pauline Burke, Roland & Sharon Legere. Several great nieces & nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at St Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish in Berlin. Burial will follow at Mt Calvary Cemetery, Berlin.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street in Berlin. (please use School St entrance)
In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made in her name to the Activity Fund c/o St. Vincent de Paul Nursing Home, 29 Providence Ave, Berlin, NH 03570.
Online guestbook at www.fleury-patry.com.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 February 2014 18:57
Funeral services for Lucille D. (Dussault) Lacroix, 88, of Berlin, NH were held on February 6, 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 readings were done by her grandchildren, Matt Lacroix and Michelle Adams, the gifts were presented by her children Gloria Bennett and Marc Lacroix and the Words of Remembrance were done by her daughter Gloria Bennett. Interment was in the St. Kieran Cemetery. Father Andrew read the committal prayers. Many relatives and friends attended the service.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014 20:35
Funeral services for Lucie P. (Trahan) Gagnon, 58, of Berlin were held on February 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 her husband and children Richard, Laurie and Michael and the crucifix was placed by her husband, Richard. The readings were done by Peter Garneau and Lucy Ramsey, the gifts were presented by her sisters Sue Garneau, Rachel Elkins and Claudette Labbe and the Words of Remembrance were by Sara Millas. The pall bearers were Danny Beaudoin, Ivan Beaudoin, John Woo, Mike Campbell, Michael Beaudoin and Mickey Poirier. Many relatives and friends attended the service.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014 20:33