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Service held for Sandra Trottier

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Sandra Trottier, of Berlin, on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at St Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Reverend Andrew Nelson as Celebrant. The Cantor was Denise Sanschagrin, accompanied by Denise Duquette organist. The Altar Server was Seminarian Ryan Amazeen.
Serving as readers were Madison Rivard and Liza Rivard. The offertory gifts were presented by Mia Strazza and Sal Strazza.
Interment followed the services at Mt Calvary Cemetery, Berlin.
The service was well attended by family and friends from near and far.
Arrangements were entrusted to Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin.
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Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:13

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Jeannette L. Kluchnick

Jeannette L. Kluchnick, 89, of Gorham, passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at the Coos County Nursing Home in Berlin. She was the daughter of Alfred and Ida (Pinault) Legassie. She lived in Berlin and later moved to Gorham, where she resided until entering the nursing home. She was a member of Holy Family Church. She enjoyed reading, watching TV, playing BINGO, playing cards, and going out to eat in restaurants. She especially enjoyed visits from a long-time family friend, Doris Gosselin, with whom she shared many memories and played cards. She loved spending time with family and treasured time spent with her daughter, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Family includes her daughter Doris Baillargeon and husband Wilfred "Skid" of Gorham; grandchildren, Kathy Metcalf and husband Mark of Union, Maine and Kelly Ernst and husband Alex from Northport, Maine; great grandchildren Shyann, Sierra, Tyler and Issac; her sister-in-law Antoinette McGee; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Rosario Jean, in 1969 and her second husband, Peter Kluchnick, in 1993, her brothers Roland and Lionel Lagasse of Berlin, and her sister, Eva Lebreton, of Worchester, Mass.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, July 16 at 1 p.m. at Holy Family Church. Interment will be in the St. Anne Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant Funeral Home, 1 Promenade St., Gorham on Wednesday, July 15 from 7 to 9 p.m. Donations in her memory may be made to Coos County Nursing Home Activities Fund, PO Box 416, Berlin, NH, 03570. Online guestbook at


Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2015 14:45

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Charles E. Morton

Charles E. Morton, 76, of Rochester, passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at the Colonial Hill Center in Rochester. He was born in Berlin, on February 18, 1939 the son of the late C. Edward and Marian (Duggan) Morton and was raised in Berlin and educated in Berlin Schools. Charles moved to the Rochester area many years ago. He had been employed by Public Service Company of New Hampshire for 37 years.

Members of the family include his sons Douglas Morton of Los Angeles, Calif., Darren Morton and Kurt Morton and his wife Debra, all of Rochester; two grandchildren Brandon Morton and Colby Morton; his sister Mary Trapp of Florida; nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his brother John D. Morton Sr.

There will be no calling hours. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Anyone who wishes may make a donation to the Alzheimer's Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472. Arrangements are by the Bryant Funeral Homes, Berlin and Gorham. Online guestbook at

Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2015 12:56

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Therese A. Beaudoin

Therese A. (Bouchard) Beaudoin of Granite Street passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015 at Coos County Nursing Home following a period of declining health. She was 90.

Born on February 22, 1925 in Berlin, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Alpheda (Bourque) Bouchard.

A lifelong resident of Berlin, she was a graduate of Berlin High School and then married Joseph A. Beaudoin.

In earlier years, she worked at a local pharmacy and then worked with her husband Joseph at Beaudoin's Furniture Store. Over many years, she enjoyed babysitting for many families.

Therese will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Her greatest love was her family. She was a very loving, caring and devoted, mother and grandmother who will be remembered for her sewing, baking, cooking, holiday meals and attending family events. She also enjoyed going to camp in the summer, boating, tending to her plants, playing cards and board games, and going to indoor flea markets with her granddaughter Melissa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Joseph on May 27, 1975, two brothers Gilles and Maurice Bouchard, and her sister Gisele Thibodeau.

She is survived by two sons, Ivan Beaudoin and his wife Rachel of Berlin and Daniel Beaudoin and companion Ann Lessard all of Berlin, a grandson Michael Beaudoin and his wife Meghan of Manchester, a granddaughter Melissa Beaudoin and companion Matthew Letendre and her great-granddaughter MaKenna Letendre of Berlin, and several nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 16 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish in Berlin. Burial will follow at St. Anne Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 15 and 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday (prior to the Mass) at the Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street, Berlin.

Memorial donations to Alzheimer's Association, 166 So. River Road, Bedford, NH 03110.

Online guestbook at


Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2015 12:50

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