Suzanne R. Taggett, 52


MEREDITH — Suzanne R. Taggett, 52, of Meredith Center Road died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Suzanne was born April 10, 1964, in Laconia, daughter to the late Elwin Raymond Sidney Jr. and Florence Eileen (Bailey) Sidney.

Suzanne graduated in the class of 1983 at Inter-Lakes High School. She was also a graduate of Empire Beauty School in Laconia. Suzanne worked for Style Works in Plymouth as a hairstylist for 16 years. She was also a member of the Meredith Fire Department Auxiliary for 14 years.

Suzanne enjoyed fishing, crocheting, cooking, baking, and above all spending time with her family.

Suzanne is survived by her loving husband of 32 years, Michael Taggett; her four sons, Charles Taggett and his wife, Kimberly of Laconia, Andrew Taggett and his wife, Katie of Gorham, Joshua Taggett and wife, Brandi of Meredith and Aaron Taggett and his wife, Amy of Moultonborough; four grandchildren, Bailey Noelle Taggett, Adalyn Grace Taggett, Madisyn Braley, and Emily Rose Taggett who will be born in July; three brothers, Elwin R. Sidney III and his wife, Laurie of Vermont, Michael Sidney of Florida and William Sydney of New York; a sister, Cynthia Davis of Florida; father-in-law, Bill Taggett and his wife, Ann of Meredith; mother-in-law, Cookie Boulanger and her husband, Dennis of Meredith; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Burial will be held Saturday, May 27, at 11 a.m. at Oakland Cemetery, Meredith.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to Lakes Region General Hospital Oncology Department, 80 Highland St., Laconia, NH 03246

Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial please visit

James M. 'Scotty' Scott, 70


James M. "Scotty" Scott, 70

MOULTONBOROUGH — James M. "Scotty" Scott, 70 of Moultonborough passed away suddenly at his residence on May 22, 2017.

James was born on January 25, 1947, in Boston. He was the son of the late Henry and Marjorie (Weeks) Scott.

Jim was a graduate of Inter-Lakes High School and the University of Connecticut, Class of 1969. Scotty was a huge Huskies fan

Jim was a pharmacist and proprietor of Scott's Pharmacy in Meredith and Wolfeboro and later worked for Rite Aid, CVS, Brooks and LaVerdiere's pharmacies.

Beloved husband of 47 years to Linda-Lee (Waelde) Scott. Loving father of Khristopher Scott and his wife Karyn of Denver, Kimberlee-Ann Turgeon and her husband Arron of Center Harbor, and Kory Merrill Scott and his partner John Joseph Mahoney III of Boston. Dear Papa and Grampy of Myah and Gavin Scott and Wyatt Earp Scott Turgeon "West." Uncle of Jeffrey Scott and his wife Jennifer and their two children of Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Brother of the late Henry T. Scott and Elise Hall.

He was predeceased by his loving pets, Czar, Licorice, Penelope, Snowball, Muffet, Morgan, Chopper, Delilah, and Wiener.

Family and friends will honor and remember Scotty's life by gathering for calling hours in the Mayhew Funeral Home, 204 Daniel Webster Highway (Routes 3 and 104), Meredith on Thursday, May 25, from 10 a.m. to noon, followed by a graveside service in Holland Hill Cemetery, Moultonborough. The Rev. Ed Charest will officiate.

To view James' Book of Memories please visit

The Mayhew Funeral Homes & Meredith Bay Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth is assisting the family with arrangements.

Edward M. Doggett, 75


Edward M. Doggett, 75

RUMNEY — Edward Melvin Doggett, 75, of Rumney, passed peacefully in his home with family at his side on May 20, 2017.

Born in Plymouth on May 6, 1942, he was son of the late Edward N. Doggett and Rachel Green Thompson.

Eddie grew up in Plymouth and graduated from high school in 1960.

As a young man he worked at several First National stores, managed automotive services stations and had a reputation as an excellent automotive mechanic. For many years he was proprietor of Ed Doggett's Automotive Service in Plymouth, and then in Rumney where he retired in recent years. His love for auto racing started in his youth and continued through his adult live.

After marrying Jane, daughter of Harold and Marian Bickford Baker of Ashland, on March 20, 1976, Ed and Jane together raised their daughter, Kristen, and son, Marc. The children and parents were involved in school sports, horses, 4-H and, of course, auto racing, starting with go-karts and moving on to mini-cup cars and late model racing. "Steady Eddie's" passion for racing has brought many wonderful people into his life. He was honored at his home on May 21 by many of his racing buddies and families who shared laughter and tears along with a wonderful barbecue. A much deserved "Thank You to All."

Edward was also involved with the Plymouth Elks Lodge 2312 over many years. He was recognized during the lodge's 50th anniversary celebration as a Charter Member.

Ed leaves his wife, Jane, of 41 years; a daughter, Kristen Doggett Manning and husband Michael; a son, Marc Edward Doggett and his significant companion, Rafaella Grigoletto and her son Enzo Toscano; and a granddaughter Lydia Morgan Payne. He also leaves behind two sisters, Linda Doggett Van Stelten and husband John, and Karen Doggett Wansley and husband Grant; a brother, Peter Thompson and wife Marcia; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

He was predeceased by his sister, Natalie Doggett Pollini, who leaves behind a brother-in-law, Jack Pollini.

The family is planning a celebration of life at Edward's home, 30 Stone Hill Road, Rumney, on Saturday, July 1, from noon to 3 p.m. Please come and join us and share your stories.

In lieu of flowers we are suggesting donations be made to the wonderful group who cared for Edward and his family in their time of need: Pemi-Baker Community Health, Hospice Program, 101 Boulder Point Drive, Suite 3, Plymouth, NH 03264.

Dupuis Funeral Home in Ashland is assisting the family for more info go to

Annelise M. Schroeder, 97


Annelise M. Schroeder, 97

MEREDITH — Annelise M. Schroeder, 97, of Meredith, formerly of Manchester and Moultonborough, died Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Golden View Health Care Center.

She was born in Germany, the daughter of the late Ernest and Louise (Weege) Waldman.

Annelise was a 1937 graduate of Manchester West High School where she was valedictorian, and was a 1940 graduate of Elliot School of Nursing.

She worked for many years as a registered nurse, most recently for Belknap County Nursing Home in Laconia.

She enjoyed traveling to Alaska and gardening. Annelise was known as being an excellent grandparent.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Edna Schroeder of Laconia; three grandchildren, Evan Schroeder of Columbus, Ohio, Eric Schroeder of Laconia and Michael Schroeder of Auburn, Massachusetts; five great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Alwin Schroeder; and her son, Fred Schroeder.

There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 30, at the Pine Grove Cemetery, 765 Brown Ave., Manchester.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049.

Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to