Margaret Teresa Roy

Margaret Teresa Roy passed away at Androscoggin Valley Hospital at 11:15 a.m. on April 3, 2016. Margaret was born January 10, 1924 in Berlin, the daughter of Frank Kilbride and Mary “Minnie” McGinnis. She graduated from Berlin High School. She was engaged to Ronald Roy of Berlin in 1943. While he served in Europe during World War II, Margaret worked in a parachute factory in Manchester, Conn. They returned to Berlin and married on April 25, 1946.

Margaret was a homemaker. She loved her children, grandchildren and especially her six great-grandchildren. She loved word puzzles, reading the paper and watching the news. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends at her camp at Akers Pond in Errol. She loved to walk the road with her dog, Gizmo. They were a familiar sight to all the residents.

Margaret was predeceased by her mother and father, her brothers, Dennis, Francis and Irving, her sister, Barbara and her grandson, Nathan. She is survived by her husband, Ronald, her sons Richard of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, Ron of Berlin and his companion, Sharon Penney of Franconia, daughters Barbara Ann and husband Pierre Lessard, Cathy Roy Tessarolo and husband, Mike, all of Dallas, Texas, grandsons Joshua Roy and his wife Anna of Essex Jct, Vt., Ahren Roy and fiancé Tash Ridley of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, granddaughter Coco Reinhart and her husband, John, of Wheatridge, Colo., great-grandchildren, Charlie, Matheus, Lucien, Jack, Opal Margaret and Iris Teresa, numerous nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, April 18 at 1 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Nursing and Rehab or to Catholic Charities. The Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online guestbook at

Margaret Roy

Paul Lionel Aubut

Paul Lionel Aubut of Monty Road passed away on Friday, April 08, 2016 in his home surrounded by family. He was 52.
Born in Berlin on May 6, 1963 he was the son of Edward and Irene Marie (Houle) Aubut.
Paul was a graduate of Berlin High School the class of 1982. He worked as a Home Care Provider.
On February 10, 2001 he married Claire Yvette (Dube) Dunbar.
Paul had a special place in his heart for family and friends. He always encouraged people to laugh and smile. He was always the first to offer his help to others and believed in something greater than us. He took great pride in decorating his home. He enjoyed gardening and swimming; and he most enjoyed spending special occasions with family and friends.
He was predeceased by his father Edward T Aubut; sister Lucille Chamberland, godchild Paul Aubut, Sister-in-laws Rita Dube and Katerine McIntire and Brother-in-law Rene J. Dube.
He will be deeply missed by his wife Claire Aubut of Berlin; his mother Irene Marie Aubut of Berlin, four brothers Robert Aubut and wife Anita of Laconia, Gerard Aubut of Groveton, Roger Aubut and wife Carol of Laconia and Roland Aubut of Milan; four sisters Terry Nadeau and husband Albert of Gorham, Doris Labbe of Laconia, Jeanne Poussard of Lyme and Jackie Aubut of Berlin; special godchild and friend Bonnie Aubut and Felicia Aubut; very dear friends Elaine Morin, Kevin and Ann Brungot, Lulu Schunemann, Lisa and Stephan Farmer, Gladys Benoit and sister-in-law Ann Marie Dube. Several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Father Kyle Stanton as Celebrant.
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Paul Aubut

Barbara J. Murray

Barbara J. Murray, 81, of Berlin passed away on Monday evening April 4, 2016, at Polk City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Polk City, Iowa. Mrs. Murray was born in Windber, Pa. on January 20, 1935, the daughter of John and Margaret (Matcho) Novatny. She traveled with her husband Joseph during his military years and has resided in Berlin since 1976. Barbara was a member of St. Anne Church, VFW Post 2520 Ladies Auxiliary and the Androscoggin Valley Hospital Auxiliary.

Family members include four sons; Michael Murray of Colorado Springs, Colo., Gary Murray of Ankeny, Iowa, Stephen Murray of Phoenix, Ariz. and David Murray of Woodward, Okla.; three brothers Joseph Novatny of Bedford, Pa., John Novatny of Salex, Pa. and Stephen Novatny of Johnstown, Pa., nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband Joseph Murray.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, April 11, at 9 a.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Burial will be in N.H. State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin on Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. Online guestbook at

Service held for Robert R. L'Heureux

Funeral Services for Robert R. L’Heureux, 55, of Berlin, were held on April 4, 2016 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 assisted by Deacon Mitch Couture. The readings were done by Sonya L’Heureux and Brian Anderson and the gifts were presented by Trenton and Dalton L’Heureux. The pall bearers were Adam Riendeau, Brett Caron, Ethan Enman, Jamason Levesque, Todd Caron, Curtis Riendeau, Trenton L’Heureux and Dalton L’Heureux. An honorary delegation of Postal Service employees and retirees were in attendance. Many relatives and friends attended the services.