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Service held for Robert Couture

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Robert Couture, of Berlin, on Monday, August 25, 2014 at St Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Reverend Andrew Nelson as Celebrant. The Cantor was Emily Stiles, accompanied by Sandra Patrick organist. The Altar Servers were Jean Poirier and John Frechette.
The Pall was placed by Lucille Couture and his children Linda Sjostrom, Lori Hamel and Lisa Vien. Lucille Couture placed the cross. Serving as readers were his granddaughter Courtney Hamel and his niece Elaine Bernier. The offertory gifts were presented by his brother Richard "Champ" Couture and his sister Anita Perreault. His daughter Linda gave the Eulogy.
Interment followed the services at Mt Calvary Cemetery, Berlin. Serving as Pallbearers were his grandchildren Courtney Hamel, Nick Hamel, Justin Vien and Jessica Vien, his nephew Carl Couture and family friends Rene Albert and Paul Roberts.
The service was well attended by family and friends from near and far.
Arrangements are entrusted to Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin.
To post a tribute please visit www.fleury-patry.com

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014 19:05

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Robert (Coutch) Couture

Robert (Coutch) Couture, 70, passed away peacefully at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital on Thursday, August 21, 2014. He had been a resident at St Vincent de Paul Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Berlin.
Born on June 19, 1944, in Berlin, he was the son of the late Leopold and Cecile (Huot) Couture.
He was a graduate of Notre Dame High school and played as a defenseman for the hockey team.
After 34 years of service he retired from Pulp and Paper of America in 2001. Prior to that, he was employed at Blanchette's Market.
He truly enjoyed his grandchildren, playing cribbage, horseshoes and woodworking. He recently celebrated his 70th birthday at Oxford Casino with family and friends.
Besides his parents, he is pre-deceased by two sisters, Carol Cone and infant Lorraine Couture.
He leaves behind Lucille Couture; three daughters Linda Sjostrom and husband Kris of Shelburne; Lori Hamel and companion Vinny Pino of Berlin, and Lisa Vien and husband Steve of Berlin. Eight grandchildren; Karin, Josh, Sam, Max, Courtney and companion Tyler, Nick, Justin and Jessica. One great-grandchild Miles. One brother Richard (Champ) Couture and wife Olive of Berlin; One sister Anita Perreault and husband Richard of Gorham. Several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 25, 2014 at St Anne Church of Good Shepard Parish in Berlin. Calling hours will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street, Berlin. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Donations may be made in his memory to the activity fund at St Vincent de Paul Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 29 Providence Ave, Berlin, N.H. 03570
Online guestbook at www.fleury-patry.com

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014 19:02

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Theresa Rita Baillargeon

Theresa Rita Baillargeon, 84, of Benton Road, died on Friday, August 22, 2014, at Cottage Hospital, Woodsville.
Theresa was born in Berlin, on March 4, 1930, to John and Yvonne (Thereault) Provencher. She attended St. Ann Catholic School in Berlin. Theresa married Henry R. Baillargeon on December 26, 1947.
Over the years, Theresa treasured her family, raising nine children, and enjoying time with her three brothers and three sisters. Theresa attended St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Woodsville and St. Eugene's Catholic Church in Wells River, Vt.
She was predeceased by her husband, Henry R. Baillargeon, Sr. on November 30, 1988, a daughter, Yvonne Baillargeon in 1962; as well as her siblings.
She is survived by eight children, Pauline of North Haverhill, John and wife Anna of Springfield, Mass., Robert and wife Ellen of North Haverhill, Roland and wife Mary of Bethlehem, Paul of Massachusetts, Rene of Massachusetts, David and wife Mary of Haverhill, and Henry, Jr. of North Haverhill; a brother, Donta Provencher and wife Eleanor of Syracuse, N.Y.; 10 grandchildren; 15 great grand children; along with nieces, nephews and cousins.
A funeral mass will be on Saturday, September 6, at 11 a.m. at the St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 15 Pine Street, Woodsville, N.H. with Father Alan Tremblay as Celebrant.
Burial will follow at the Center Haverhill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cottage Hospital, Hospice Room, PO Box 2001, Woodsville, N.H. 03785 or Lafayette Center, 93 Main Street, Franconia, N.H., 03580.
For more information, or to offer an online condolence, please visit www.rickerfh.com
Ricker Funeral Home and Cremation Care of Woodsville is in charge of arrangements.

Theresa-Baillargeon

Last Updated on Monday, 25 August 2014 19:00

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Robert (Coutch) Couture

BERLIN — Robert (Coutch) Couture, 70, passed away peacefully at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital on Thursday, August 21, 2014. He had been a resident at St Vincent de Paul Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Berlin.
Born on June 19, 1944, in Berlin, NH he was the son of the late Leopold and Cecile (Huot) Couture.  
He was a graduate of Notre Dame High school and played as a defenseman for the hockey team.
After 34 years of service he retired from Pulp and Paper of America in 2001. Prior to that, he was employed at Blanchette’s Market.
He truly enjoyed his grandchildren, playing cribbage, horseshoes and woodworking. He recently celebrated his 70th birthday at Oxford Casino with family and friends.
Besides his parents, he is pre-deceased by two sisters, Carol Cone and infant Lorraine Couture.
He leaves behind Lucille Couture; three daughters Linda Sjostrom and husband Kris of Shelburne NH; Lori Hamel and companion Vinny Pino of Berlin, NH and Lisa Vien and husband Steve of Berlin, NH. Eight grandchildren; Karin, Josh, Sam, Max, Courtney and companion Tyler, Nick, Justin and Jessica. One great-grandchild Miles.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Monday, August 25, 2014 at St Anne Church of Good Shepard Parish in Berlin. Calling hours will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street, Berlin, NH. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Donations may be made in his memory to the activity fund at St Vincent de Paul Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 29 Providence Ave, Berlin, NH 03570
Online guestbook at www.fleury-patry.com

Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014 22:42

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