Funeral services for Robert H. Lavigne, 83, of Berlin, were held on January 14, 2015 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, following prayers at the Bryant Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Reverend Kyle Stanton. The pall was placed by Anita Lavigne, Patti Berube, Dennis Lavigne and Patrick Lavigne and the crucifix was place by Anita Lavigne. The readings were done by Brian Berube and Danielle Lavigne, the gifts were presented by Dennis Lavigne and Patrick Lavigne, the organist was Monique Lavertue and the soloist was Emilie Stiles. Interment was in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Military Honors were provided by the U.S. Air Force and the American flag was folded and presented to Anita Lavigne. The pall bearers were Jamie Lavigne, Christopher Lavigne, Danielle Lavigne, Keesha Lavigne, Brian Berube and Darrell Lowe. Many relatives and friends attended the service.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 21:23
Doris T. Clinch, 86, of Berlin, passed away on Monday, January 19, 2015 at the Country Village Center in Lancaster. She was born in Berlin on March 16, 1928 the daughter of Alex and Elise (Cote) Dube and was a lifelong resident. She graduated from Notre Dame High School in 1947 and obtained her Baccalaureate in Piano. Doris played the piano in many area churches including St. Kieran, St. Joseph, Guardian Angle, Good Shepherd and Holy Family. She was a member of Good Shepherd Parish, the MRA and was active in area churches.
Family includes her children Anne Marie Desmarais of Bear, Del., Esther Krukar of Manassas, Va. and Marc Clinch of Orlando, Fla.; grandchildren John Krukar, Lauren Krukar, Jena Clinch and Kensey Clinch; a sister Lucille Dube of Berlin; nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband Paul E. Clinch, her parents Alex Dube and Elise Cote and her step-mother Olianna Dube.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 1 p.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Interment will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin on Friday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., prior to the service. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Kieran Community Center for the Arts, 155 Emery St., Berlin, NH, 03570. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 21:17
Eric B. Oglesby of Burgess Street passed away unexpectedly, Friday January 16, 2015 at his home. He was 39.
Born on November 28, 1975 in Manchester, he was the son of Dennis Fisher and Cheryl M. Merchant.
Eric grew up in Manchester, and attended Berlin High School.
Over the years, he worked various jobs including Berlin City Ford and Brooks Brothers Clothing Company in North Conway.
He enjoyed everything outdoors including fishing, hunting, and four-wheeling, and reading. His favorite movie was "Into the Wild."
He leaves his mother Cheryl Merchant of Berlin, a son Ryder, a daughter Hailey, three brothers Chet Ogelsby and wife Toni and Corey Ogelsby and companion Sue both of Berlin, and Jim Merchant and wife Melissa of Milan, a sister Rhiannon Oglesby of Berlin, four nieces Sky Legacie, Destinye, and Marayah, and maternal grandmother Alice Thompson of Allenstown, a friend Jenn Morgan of Gorham, several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Services will be private.
Arrangements are by Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High St, Berlin.
Online guestbook at www.fleury-patry.com.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 21:15
Cecile E. Dupuis, 91, of Berlin, passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the Coos County Nursing Home in Berlin. Mrs. Dupuis was born in Berlin on December 12, 1923 a daughter Edouard and Alice (Montminy) Cadorette and was a lifelong resident. She traveled with her husband during his years in the military to Texas during WWII. She was employed by Granite State Rubber Co. where she was a stitcher. Cecile was a member of St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, Ladies of St. Anne and the Holiday Center.
Family members include a daughter Lucy Mears of Berlin; two sons, Richard "Dick" Dupuis of Topsham, Maine and Robert "Bob" Dupuis of Berlin; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; sister Therese Ducharme of Berlin; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband Benoit "Ben" Dupuis, a son Ronald Dupuis, a granddaughter Heidi Mears, three brothers Herman Cadorette, Adrien Cadorette and Norman Cadorette, four sisters, Jeannette Trahan, OliveDuchesne, Claire LeClare and Irene Hogan, son in-law Ed Mears and daughter in-law Pauline Dupuis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 1 p.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Interment will be in St. Kieran Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin on Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Donations in her memory may be made to the Coos County Nursing Home Activities Fund, PO Box 416, Berlin, NH, 03570. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 21:14
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Rose Jerwell, of Concord, on Friday, January 16, 2015 at St Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Father Andrew Nelson as Celebrant. The Cantor was Madeleine Jeffrey accompanied by Sue Ramsey as organist. The Altar Servers were Bob Pelchat and JP Poirier.
Serving as readers were her daughter-in-law Donna Fournier and her niece Stephanie Leclerc. The offertory gifts were presented by her niece Lacey Fournier and family friend Brittney.
Her niece Stephanie Leclerc offered words remembrances.
Interment followed the services at Mt Calvary Cemetery, Berlin. Serving as Pallbearers were his two sons Jeremie Wilson and Powell Wilson and her nephews Logan Fournier and Michel Leclerc.
The service was well attended by family and friends from near and far.
To post a tribute please visit www.fleury-patry.com
Arrangements were under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin.
Last Updated on Monday, 19 January 2015 23:01