GILFORD — Veronica "Momma" Mae LaPointe, 70, of 428 Morrill Street, died at her home on Sunday, October 27, 2013.
Veronica was born January 10, 1943 in Wolfeboro, N.H., the daughter of the late Raymond E. and Doris Mae (Hayden) LaPointe. She had been a resident of Laconia for several years before moving to Gilford in 2003.
Survivors include two brothers, Carl LaPointe of Laconia, NH and Raymond LaPointe of New London, Conn.; four sisters, Mary Anne Hill and husband Wayne, of Maine, Rachel Hill and husband Clarence of New London, Conn., Irene Anderson and husband Richard of New London, Conn and Marie LaPointe of New London, Conn.; many nieces and nephews. Veronica's care-giving family of more than ten years includes Carrie and Ron Spooner and their children, Jackson, Jazmine, Julia and Jordan, all of Gilford along with many extended family members who cared greatly for Veronica.
Veronica is pre-deceased by four brothers: John, Walter, Roger and Jerry LaPointe as well as two sisters: Carol and Doris LaPointe.
The family wishes to express heartfelt appreciation to Central NH VNA and Hospice as well as Lakes Region Community Services for the tender care Veronica consistently received.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H.
For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to Lakes Region Community Services PO Box 509, Laconia, NH 03247 or to Central NH VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.