Robert 'Bob' E. Smith, 79

LACONIA — Robert "Bob" E. Smith, 79, formerly of 47 Cottage Street, Laconia and a resident of Englewood, Fla. for the past seven years, died at the Pine Rock Manor in Warner on Thursday, December 11, 2003. Mr. Smith was born in Laconia November 14, 1924 the son of Grover and Florida (Desrochers) Smith. He was a life long resident of Laconia until he retired to Englewood in 1996. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII in both the European and Pacific Theater. He was a hospital ...

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Pauline Labonte Brown, 74

BELMONT — Pauline Labonte Brown, 74, of 17 Orchard Hill Road, Belmont died December 11, 2003 at the Lakes Region General Hospital. She was born in Gilford on August 1, 1929, the daughter of Arthur J. and Diane (Michel) Labonte. Raised in Gilford she attended Gilford Elementary School and Laconia High School. She was the widow of George Brown, who died in 1968. Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a desk clerk at the Shalimar Resort. Pauline always enjoyed the time spent ...

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Phyllis Louise (Grifin) Whitehead, 82

TILTON — Phyllis L. Whitehead, 82, of 17 Mill Street in Tilton died Monday, December 8, 2003 at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia following a period of failing health. She was born in Tilton, February 27, 1921, daughter of Charles N. and Sarah (Garrick) Griffin. Phyllis lived in Tilton for most of her life. She attended local schools and graduated from the Tilton School, class of 1939. For 45 years she was employed as an expediter at the former Arthur S. Brown Company in ...

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Robert J. Olisky, 64

LACONIA — Robert J. Olisky, 64, of 380 Mile Hill Road, died at his home on Monday, December 8, 2003. Mr. Olisky was born September 12, 1939 in Laconia, the son of Joseph J. and Eva M. (Kelly) Olisky. Mr. Olisky was a lifelong resident of Laconia. He was employed at Hebert Foundry for eleven years, retiring in 1998. Mr. Olisky was a very caring and loving person. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Survivors include his wife, Lillian M. (Hilliard) Olisky, of Laconia; a daughter, June ...

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