Obituary: Marlene Reynolds

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Marlene R. Reynolds, 72, of Berlin, formerly of Colebrook and Stewartstown, passed away at the Coos County Nursing Home in Berlin on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017.
She was born in Van Buren, Maine, on Nov. 13, 1944, a daughter to the late Lawrence and Alma (Duplessie) Fournier.
Marlene was a loving homemaker for most of her adult years, who enjoyed taking care of her children. She loved time spent with her family, especially her grandchildren in her later years. She worked for several years as a pastry cook in many area restaurants, and she worked for five years in the laundry room at The Balsams. She was an avid Red Sox fan, and she also loved NASCAR, her favorite driver being Jeff Gordon. She enjoyed knitting and crochet and making things for her family. For the past several years, she truly enjoyed living with her son, Jeff, in Berlin.
She leaves behind four children, Jeff Reynolds and wife Doris of Berlin, James Reynolds and wife Judy of Colebrook, John Reynolds Jr. and wife Jody of Maine, and Laurie Reynolds of Texas; eight siblings, Joseph Fournier of Island Pond, Vt., Irene Bean of South Paris, Maine, Jackie Noyes of Washington, D.C., Gloria Cross of Lemington, Vt., Rita Fournier of Colleen, Texas, Richard Fournier of Las Vegas, Nev., Sally Arsenault of Temple, Texas, and Daniel Fournier of Bloomfield, Vt.; 12 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, John H. Reynolds Sr., in 2004; a daughter, Theresa Choquette; and a brother, Clifford Fournier.
Visiting hours will be on Wednesday, Oct. 4, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Jenkins & Newman Funeral Home in Colebrook. A graveside service will immediately follow at 11 a.m. in the Colebrook Village Cemetery.
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Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Jenkins & Newman Funeral Home, Colebrook.

Service to be held for Edward Reichert

A Memorial Service for Edward J. Reichert, Esq., 99, of Gorham, who died on Aug. 20, 2017, will be held on Monday Oct. 2, 2017, at 6 p.m. at the Gorham Congregational Church, UCC, Gorham. There will be no calling hours. Private interment was held in the Evans Cemetery in Gorham. The Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. The guestbook is online at

Obituary: Nicholas Ryan Dube

Nicholas Ryan Dube, 34, of Berlin, N.H., passed away on September 21, 2017.

He was born in Berlin on February 7, 1983, the son of Gary R. Dube and Christine L. (Gaulin) Fournier and was a lifelong resident. He attended school in Berlin and Gorham and obtained his welding certificate at the Community College in Berlin.

Nick had been employed by Nordic Construction and enjoyed his children. He also loved hockey, snowmobiling and football.

Family includes his children Trinity Dube, Ethan Dube and Tristan Dube all of Berlin; his mother Christine Fournier and husband Gary of Raymond, N.H.; his father Gary Dube and wife Michelle of Berlin; brothers Ryan Dube and Shauna Breault of Berlin. and Matthew Cropley and Meghan Delaney of Raymond; step sisters Kamryn Giroux and Ryleigh Bouchard; paternal grandmother Irene Patenaude of Berlin; maternal grandmother Yvonne Gaulin of Berlin; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his grandparents Leo Gaulin and Jim and Diane Fournier as well as his aunt Michelle Gaulin.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday September 30, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Word of God Christian Church in Dummer, N.H. Visitation will be held at the church from 9:30 to 11 a.m. prior to the service. Anyone who wishes may make a donation in his memory to assist with final expenses. The Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online guestbook at




Obituary - Dora Gagnon Gagne (Albert)

Dora Gagnon Gagne (Albert), 97, of Berlin, N.H., passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017, at St. Vincent de Paul Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born in Berlin on June 16, 1920, the daughter of Adelard and Zelie (Duguay) Albert.

Dora was a member of St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. She worked as a stitcher for Converse Rubber Company. 

Her greatest love was her family. She loved spending time surrounded by people. She had a kind heart and was always trying to help others. She also enjoyed doing arts and crafts. 

Beside her parents, she was predeceased by her first husband Lucien Gagne, who passed away in 1971, her second husband Albert Gagnon who passed away in 1984; a son Nelson Gagne who passed away in 1987; her brothers Alex, Arthur, Horace, and Edmond and a sister Leola Dubois. She leaves behind her son Edgar Gagne and wife Eileen of Danielson, Conn.; step sons Rene and Roger Gagnon and step daughter Lucille Valerino; a grandson Edward Gagne; two grandchildren Gwen Coy and Aliva Gagne; a sister Grace (Yvette) Chevalier; several nieces and nephews. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, at 1 p.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Berlin, N.H. There are no calling hours.

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