Adam F. Mock
Sunday, May 18, 2003
WEBSTER - Funeral services for Adam F. Mock, 65, who died in December, will be held Thursday in Webster. Mock was born in Franklin, the son of Nathan and Rosabelle (Little) Mock. He was a lifelong resident of Webster and attended Simonds Free High School in Warner. He served in the Air Force for nine years, worked as a logger and then started his own carpentry business. He worked for 10 years for the state Department of Transportation. Upon his retirement, he worked for Adam E. Mock Logging & Chipping. He was a member of the Harris Masonic Lodge No. 91 F&AM in Warner. He enjoyed horses and oxen pulling and working in the woods. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Linda (Reade) Mock of Webster; three sons, Adam Mock and Gregory Mock of Webster and Bradley Mock of Newbury; two sisters, Mary Minkler and Marjorie McCoole of San Antonio, Fla.; five grandchildren; several cousins, nieces and nephews. His parents; a brother, Peter Mock; and a sister, Martha DeMoranville, died previously. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in the Riverdale Cemetery, Webster. The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Contoocook is in charge of arrangements.
Murrice Fox Parker, HENNIKER
Monday, May 26, 2003
HENNIKER - Murrice Fox Parker, 92, died Friday at Concord Hospital. He was born in Henniker, the son of Leon Parker and Clara (Fox) Parker. He lived in Hillsboro from the mid-1930s until he moved to Henniker in 1951. In 1964, he returned to his family home on Liberty Hill Road in Henniker. He worked as a woodsman and a laborer for the Hillsboro Highway Department in the 1930s an '40s. In the 1950s, he worked at the Leatherboard Mill in Henniker and Goss Lumber Co. During the 1960s, he worked as a carpenter. He later worked at a Henniker machine shop. He collected and traded antique gas engines and enjoyed old tractors and engine shows. He is survived by a son, Leon Murrice Parker of Henniker; three granddaughters, Deborah Copan and Laura Lynn Parker of Virginia and Sandra Cofer of North Carolina, and three great-grandchildren. His wife of 53 years, Ilene Nancy Murdough, died in 1988. A memorial gathering will be held June 4 at 2 p.m. at Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Henniker. Burial will be in the Maple Avenue Cemetery in Henniker. Memorial donations may be made to the Henniker Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 91, Henniker 03242. Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Jeanette Boucher, EPSOM
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
EPSOM - Jeanette Boucher, 77, died Saturday at the Epsom Manor Health Care Center. She was born in Lincoln, the daughter of Edward and Alberta (Labracque) Champagne. She graduated valedictorian from Woodstock High School in 1943 and has lived in Manchester most of her adult life. She retired to Epsom in 1999. She was employed at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, New England Telephone and Jordan Marsh. Survivors include a son, Richard Boucher II of Pembroke; two sisters, Jacqueline Greene of Oregon and Geraldine Schweigerdt of Nashua; two brothers Roger Champagne of Franklin and Edward Champagne of Rufus, Ore.; four grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. Calling hours will be held at the Petit Funeral Home, 167 Main St. in Pembroke on Thursday beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by a service at 11 a.m. The Rev. Harold Beliveau will officiate. Burial will follow in Harmony Grove Cemetery in Portsmouth at 2:30 p.m. The Petit Funeral Home of Pembroke is in charge of arrangements.
Gene R. Sawyer, MANCHESTER
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
MANCHESTER - Committal services for Gene R. (McCarthy) Sawyer, who died Jan. 12, will be held in the Evergreen Cemetery in Pembroke today at 1 p.m. The Rev. Virginia Jones-Newton, Pastor of the Suncook United Methodist Church will officiate. The Petit Funeral Home of Pembroke is in charge of arrangements.
Donalda Jutras, HARTFORD
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
HARTFORD - Donalda "Donna" Jutras, 86, of Hartford, Conn., died on Saturday at Hartford Hospital. She was born in Franklin, the daughter of Oscar and Marie Louise (Ruel) Michelin. She lived in Hartford for several years and was employed by Travelers Insurance Co. prior to retiring. Survivors include her brother, Rolland Michelin of Franklin and Florida and nieces and nephews. A mass will be held at St. Luke Church in Hartford today at 11:30 a.m. Graveside services will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery in Franklin on Thursday at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Luke Church 85 Bolton St., Hartford, Ct. 06114 or to the Alzheimer's Association 96 Oak St. Hartford Ct. 06106 Thibault-Neun Funeral Home of 143 Franklin St., Franklin is in charge of local arrangements.
Robert E. Glines, PEMBROKE
Sunday, Jun 1, 2003
PEMBROKE - Robert E. Glines, 71, of Cross Country Road, died Thursday at the Concord Hospice House. He was born in Manchester, the son of Charley and Flora (Converse) Glines. He was plant manager for the Duracrete Block Co. of Hooksett for 20 years. He was co-owner and president of the Bomont Excavation Co. for 10 years and plant manager for the Nashua Precast Co. for five years. After his retirement, he was a part-time consultant for John Cusson of Pembroke Excavation and Landscaping Inc. He enjoyed golf and loved car racing in his younger days. He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline (Champagne) Glines of Pembroke; two daughters, Gail LaBreque of Goffstown and Debra Borasso of Dunedin, Fla.; a stepdaughter, Sandra Laventure of Concord; two stepsons, Mark Theriault of Manchester and Tony Theriault of Texas; two brothers, Charley Converse of Hooksett and Allen Glines of Concord; a sister, Erma Medico of Magalia, Calif; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. A celebration of his life will be held at the convenience of the family. The Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Manchester is in charge of arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to the Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association, Home Hospice, Concord 03301.
John F. Pickering Jr., PITTSFIELD
Sunday, Jun 1, 2003
PITTSFIELD - John Frank Pickering Jr., 52, of Franklin Street, died Thursday at the Hospice House in Concord. He was born in Concord, the son of John F. and Hilda C. (Lindquist) Pickering. He served in the Marine Corps and worked as a self-employed custom auto body technician for several years. He played guitar and enjoyed music and motorcycles. Survivors include his wife, Eva (Labonte) Pickering of Pittsfield; five sons, John Pickering III of Concord, Scott Terrill of Epsom, Craig Pickering of Laconia, Joseph Pickering of Hooksett and Clint Pickering of Pittsfield; two daughters, Theresa Pickering of Epsom and Janice Pickering of Pittsfield; his mother, Hilda Pickering of Epsom; two brothers, Bruce Pickering of Epsom and Al Pickering of Pembroke; two sisters, Nancy Davis of Derby, Vt., and Diane Kelly of Madison, Tenn.; and eight grandchildren. His father and one brother died previously. Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bennett Funeral Home, 209 N. Main St., Concord. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the CRVNA Hospice House, P.O. Box 1797, Concord 03302-1797.
Franklin Morrill Jr., FRANKLIN
Sunday, Jun 1, 2003
FRANKLIN - Franklin G. "Sonny" Morrill Jr., 76, of New Hampton Road, died Wednesday at Franklin Regional Hospital. He was born in Northfield, the son of Franklin and Mary (Vigneault) Morrill. He was raised in Tilton and lived in the Tucker Mountain area in Sanbornton for many years. Morrill served in the U.S. Navy as a Seaman First Class during World War II and the Korean War. He worked as a baker for many years, working at a college in Sanford, Maine, the Tilton School and Boston College. He was an avid gun collector and enjoyed auto mechanics. Survivors include a sister, Anita Hilliard of Tilton; and nieces and nephews, including Carol Carignan of Tilton, Mark Hilliard, Robin Hilliard and Scott Hilliard, all of Northfield, Colleen Drapeau of Penacook and James Hilliard of Sanbornton. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. Memorial donations may be made to the New Hampshire Humane Society, Meredith Center Road, Laconia 03246. Paquette-Neun Funeral Home in Northfield is in charge of the arrangements.
George A. LeClair Jr., BURLINGTON, Vt.
Friday, Jun 6, 2003
BURLINGTON, Vt. - George A. "Pelt" LeClair Jr., 48, of Maple Street, died Tuesday at Fletcher Alan Health Care in Burlington, Vt., after a short illness. He was born in Concord, the son of George and Pauline (Smith) LeClair. He worked as a chef in Concord and Vermont for many years. LeClair enjoyed Harley-Davidsons, playing pool and music. Survivors include his parents of Franklin; a daughter, Kelly Moya of Concord; two brothers, Richard LeClair of Andover and David LeClair of Henniker; a sister, Patty Holler of Pembroke; his companion, Amanda Conlogue of Burlington, Vt.; a grandchild; and nieces and nephews. Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Merrimack St., Manchester 03103. Waters Funeral Home in Concord is in charge of the arrangements.
John Dunbar Bassett
Monday, Jun 23, 2003
John Dunbar Bassett, 30, of Concord died Saturday at his home. He was a lifelong resident of Concord. He graduated from Concord High School in 1991. He worked in maintenance for several businesses in and near Concord. He is survived by his mother, Ann Marie Bassett Dunbar of Penacook; his daughter, Montana Bassett of Concord; a brother, Kenneth Dunbar of Concord; a sister, Valerie Dunbar of Penacook; his companion, Laurie Davis of Concord; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Calling hours will not be held. Memorial services will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Wendell J. Butt Funeral Home in Penacook. The Rev. Charles Lucchesi, pastor of Grace Evangelical Church of Penacook, will officiate. Wendell J. Butt Funeral Home, Penacook, is in charge of arrangements.
Jonathan W. Branch, CONCORD
Monday, July 7, 2003
CONCORD - Jonathan W. Branch, 56, of School Street died Sunday at his home after a battle with cancer. He was born in Concord, the son of Robert and Sara (Foster) Branch. He was a 1965 graduate of Concord High School and attended Dean Junior College. Branch served in the United States Coast Guard for four years during the Vietnam War. He worked for many years for Walker Stainless in Wisconsin. For the last 10 years, he was self-employed as a manufacturer's representative for Tremcar of Canada and Bluegrass Tank in Kentucky. He enjoyed boating, skiing, traveling, visiting the ocean and camping with his family. Survivors include his mother, Sara Branch of Concord; his wife, Susan (Cutrer) Branch of Concord; three sons, Jonathan Branch and Jamie Branch, both of Concord, and Staff Sgt. Adam Branch of Fort Sill, Okla.; two stepsons, Jason Cutrer of Concord and Alexander Cutrer of Colorado; two sisters, K. Tracy Coen and Jane Branch, both of Concord; five grandchildren; and three nieces and nephews. Calling hours will not be held. Memorial services will be held Wednesday at 4 p.m. at the South Congregational Church, 27 Pleasant St., Concord. Bevan Tulk, spiritual care coordinator for the Concord Regional Visiting Nurses Association Hospice Program, will officiate. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the CRVNA Homecare, 250 Pleasant St., P.O. Box 1797, Concord, 03302. Bennett Funeral Home in Concord is in charge of the arrangements.