Service held for Henry Bertin

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Henry Bertin, of Berlin, on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, with Father Gerry Bertin as celebrant. The cantor was Madeline Jeffrey accompanied by Monique Lavertu as organist. The altar servers were Annie Bergeron, Bene Godfrey, JP Godfrey and Leo Godfrey.

The pall was placed by his son Bob and his wife Diane. Diane placed the cross. Serving as reader was Judy Rheaume. The offertory gifts were presented by Christina Bertin and Norman Tregenza. His grandson Randy shared words of remembrances.

Full military honors were performed by the U.S. Army, the Marine Corps and the VFW. The flag was presented to his son Bob.

Interment followed at Mount Calvary Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Richard Bertin, Norman Tregenza, Reggie Godfrey, Denis Therrien, Randy Bertin and Luc Bizier.

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Arrangements were under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin.

Fred Isaacson

WOLFEBORO — Fred Isaacson died Monday, May 1, 2017, at his home with his family at his side.
He was born Feb. 6, 1936 in Berlin, N.H., the son of the late Sophie and Charles Isaacson.
He graduated from Berlin High School in 1957 with a football scholarship to the University of New Hampshire. He chose instead to join the U.S. Marine Corps and was stationed in Puerto Rico and then on the USS Ticonderoga aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean. Upon discharge, he studied business administration at the University of Miami in Miami, Fla. He returned to Berlin, becoming co-owner of Charles Isaacson & Sons, Isaacson Container and FERCO. Later he became a partner in several Lincoln, N.H. businesses.
He was an avid golfer and a member of Androscoggin Valley Golf Club for 25 years and Kingswood Golf Club for 35 years.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Vivian Isaacson; daughter Dara St. Sauveur and husband Richard of Wolfeboro; daughter Shana Horowitz and husband Michael of Marshfield, Vt.; sister Miriam Conviser of Brookline, Mass.; sister-in-law Zita Gillis of Wolfeboro; sister-in-law Dorothy Isaacson of Berlin; grandchildren Avery St. Sauveur, Jack St. Sauveur, Isaac Alcide; step-grandchildren Emma Horowitz and Cal Horowitz; and many nieces and nephews.
A graveside ceremony with military honors was held on May 2.
A scholarship for junior golfers to attend summer golf camp at Kingswood Golf Club is being established in his memory. Donations may be made to the Fred Isaacson Junior Golf Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 22, Wolfeboro Falls, NH 03896.
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Service held for Normand Guerin

A chapel service was held for Normand Guerin on Monday, May 15, 2017, at St. Kierans Church, with Father Kyle Stanton as celebrant.

Full military honors were performed by the U.S. Army, the Marine Corps and the VFW. The flag was presented to his wife Louise.

Patrick H. Murphy

Patrick H. Murphy, 78, of Gorham, passed away on Friday, May 19, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer at his home.
He was born in Berlin on July 28, 1938, the son of George and Elizabeth (Bass) Murphy, and was a lifelong resident of the Berlin-Gorham area. Pat was a graduate of Gorham High School with the class of 1956. He served the U.S. Navy and had been employed by Brown Company and James River Corp. as a millwright and plant engineer. Pat was a member of the American Legion Post 82 in Gorham and was a member of Holy Family Church.
Family includes his wife, Jeannette (Parent) Murphy of Gorham; sons Michael P. Murphy and wife Nancy of Gorham, and Timothy G. Murphy and wife Chasity of Gorham; daughter Elaine L. Riendeau and husband Scott of Gorham; grandchildren, great grandchildren; sister Helen Merrill; as well as his brother from another mother, Normand Labonville and wife Bonnie of Gorham.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 27, at 11 a.m. at the Bryant Funeral Home, 1 Promenade St., Gorham. Interment will be in the Holy Family Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m., and on Saturday morning from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Weeks Memorial Hospital Oncology Department. Online guestbook is at
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