Service held for Joseph "Joe" Dorval

A Chapel Service was held at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home on Friday, October 9, 2015 for Joseph “Joe” Dorval. Reverend Kyle Stanton served as Celebrant.

Her grandchildren Trennan and Heather began the service with special readings chosen by the family. The service was followed by full Military Honors and the flag was presented to his wife Carolyn.

The Interment will be at the N.H. State Veteran’s Cemetery in Boscawen at a later date.

The service was well attended by family and friends from near and far.

The arrangements were entrusted to the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin. Online guestbook

Service held for Paul Couture

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Paul Couture on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at Holy Family Church with Reverend Kyle Stanton as Celebrant. The Cantor was Emilie Stiles accompanied by Sandra Patrick as organist. The Altar Servers were Bob Pelchat and John Frechette.
Serving as reader was Father Kyle. The offertory gifts were presented by his grandsons John Couture and Matt Couture. His son Steve Couture gave the Eulogy.
Interment followed the services at Holy Family Cemetery. Serving as Pallbearers were Steve Couture, Matt Couture, John Couture and Rod Bissonnette.
The service was well attended by family and friends from near and far.
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Arrangements were under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home of Berlin.

Felice A. (Heroux) Collins

Felice A. (Heroux) Collins, a longtime resident of Champlain Street, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Coos County Nursing Home in Berlin. She was 95.

Born on January 21, 1920 in Berlin, she was the daughter of Blaise A. and Marion (Paquette) Heroux.

During World War II, she served as a member of the Civilian Defense Corps.

In earlier years, she worked as a stockroom clerk at the Woolworth’s Department Store in Berlin
and was a homemaker.

Felice was a communicant of St. Kieran’s Church now Good Shepherd Parish.

Her past times included bowling, cross country skiing, playing cards and bingo, and knitting.

She is pre-deceased by her husband Raymond A. Collins who died in 1988, a brother Rene Heroux, and a sister Rhena Holly.

She leaves her son Daniel T. Collins and his wife Judy of Milan, three grandchildren Sean Collins and his wife Jessica of Somersworth, Amy Martin and husband Wade of Rome, Italy, and Daniel Collins, Jr of Milan, Great-Grandchildren Harrison, William, Charles, Joseph, and Frankie Collins, and Foster and Anderson Martin. Several nieces and nephews.

Services will be private and burial will be at St. Kieran’s Cemetery in Berlin.

Arrangements are by Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street, Berlin.

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Josephine (Carter) Wedge

Josephine (Carter) Wedge of Providence Avenue was promoted to glory on Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Androscoggin Valley Hospital following a long illness. She was 88.

Born on September 23, 1927 in Topsham, Maine, she was the daughter of Robert P. and Edith M. (Wiggin) Carter.

Josephine grew up in Topsham, Maine.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed bingo and crocheting.

Josephine was a senior soldier of the Berlin Salvation Army and was very involved with the Home League.

Her husband Hubert J. Wedge died in 2003.

She leaves a stepson Ken Aucoin and wife Genie of Hollis, Maine and two grandchildren Amber Johndrow and Keith Johndrow both of Hollis, Maine. She is also survived by many friends.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, October 15 at The Salvation Army Worship Center, 15 Cole Street, Berlin. Lts. Timothy J. and Teddy A. Devine will co-officiate the service. Burial will follow at New City Cemetery in Berlin followed by a gathering back at the Salvation Army.

Friends may call from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service at the Worship Center.

In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army, PO Box 495, Berlin, NH 03570.

Arrangements are by Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street, Berlin.

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