FRANKLIN — Patrick A. Rerrie, 75, of Franklin, died at his home on Jan. 25, 2015.
He was born in Panama on April 19, 1939 the son of Harold and Elizabeth (Tavnier) Rerrie. Pat was raised in Panama and came to the U.S. in 1970. He has resided in Franklin for 44 years.
Pat was at Pike Industries and Market Basket prior to retiring in 2013.
He enjoyed following the Celtics and trips to Foxwoods. Pat especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Family members include his wife of 42 years, Anna (Butterfield) Rerrie of Franklin, his son, Patrick Rerrie of Franklin, 2 grandchildren, Sera Nicole Rerrie and Bryson Patrick Adams, a sister, Audria Russell of West Palm Beach, Fla., and nieces and nephews.
The will be a memorial gathering at Franklin VFW Post #1698, 26 Peabody Place, Franklin, on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015 from noon to 3 p.m. All are welcome.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to his family to assist with expenses.
Thibault-Neun Funeral Home in Franklin (www.neunfuneralhomes.com ) is assisting with arrangements.
Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015 10:16
EPSOM — Lula F. (Crayton) Berry passed away peacefully surrounded by family on January 7, 2015 at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida.
Lula and her husband Bruce, were staying in New Port Richey, Florida for the winter.
Lula was born November 26, 1931 in Quincy, Mass. to Lester and Christy Crayton. She grew up in Framingham, Mass. and attended Framingham schools. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Rev. Bruce Berry; her children, Nancy Haddock and her husband Glenn of Laconia, Malcolm Berry of Inverness, Fla., Marjorie Bourget of Manchester and predeceased by Marjorie's husband, David Bourget. She is also survived by multiple grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her parents Lester and Christy Crayton, her brothers Willard and Albert Crayton, and her sister Barbara Ann Crayton. She is also predeceased by her granddaughter Mandy.
Lula enjoyed working by her husband's side as he was pastor of churches in this area and elsewhere. She was a floral designer and skilled at needlework. She enjoyed knitting, especially hats for children through the United Methodist Economic Ministry in Maine. Lula enjoyed going to bingo every week where she had many friends.
There be will a memorial service Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Bow Mills United Methodist Church, 505 South Street in Bow, N.H. Service will be at 1 p.m. followed by fellowship and refreshments in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lula's honor may be made to: United Methodist Economic Ministry in Salem Township Maine, c/o Rev. John Blackadar, 23 Birchdale Road, Bow, NH 03304.
Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015 10:13
LACONIA — Jean A. Horn, 84, of 406 Court Street, died Thursday, January 29, 2015 at St. Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was the widow of Robert T. Horn who died in 1975.
Jean was born on October 5, 1930 in Laconia, the daughter of Clifton and Alta (Norton) Annis. She grew up in Lakeport and she and her husband raised their children in the Winnisquam Depot. After her husband died, she moved to Alton with her daughter and son in law, where she helped to manage the Merrymeeting River Mobile Home Park. There she enjoyed spending her time with her grandson and all her friends. She also was employed by Sears Roebuck in Gilford and JC Pennys in Rochester.
Jean enjoyed gardening, playing bingo and bowling, traveling around the country for thirty years for national bowling tournaments.
Jean is survived by a son, Michael Horn, of Summerland Key, Fla.; a daughter Sandra White, and her husband Donald, of Alton; grandchild Eric White and his wife, Korin and two great grandchildren, Lyndi and Jonah. She was predeceased by her parents and husband and a brother James Annis. She was the sister in law of Jerry and Yvonne Horn of Lakeport. She had many nephews and one niece.
Calling hours will be Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 5 to 7 p.m. and a Funeral Service will be held Friday, February 6, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to St. Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center Activities Fund, 406 Court Street Laconia NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.
Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015 10:05
NEW HAMPTON — George "Skip" Hartley Gailey, Jr. 68, died suddenly at his home on January 24, 2015. Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts on April 7, 1946 he was the son of George H. and Eleanor I. [Lewis] Gailey, Sr.
Skip was raised in North Andover, Mass. where he attended local schools, he also attended Boston College before entering the U.S. Navy. He relocated to New Hampton from Plainfield, Conn. thirty years ago. While in Connecticut he was employed as a Police Officer in Plainfield, Conn. Skip was also employed by the Town of Plymouth, N.H. He was a member of the National Rifle Association, Dupuis-Cross Post #15 American Legion in Ashland, he was also a member of Disabled American Veterans.
He is survived by his wife of forty five years, Carolyn [Gallup] Gailey of New Hampton, three sons R.D. Gailey of Holderness, Brian L. Gailey of Ashland, and George "Chip" Gailey, III of Bristol. Two grandchildren, Caitlyn and Elizabeth Gailey of Holderness, one great-grandchild, Riley Gemma Gailey of Holderness, and numerous aunts and uncles.
Burial will be in the spring in the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. Donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Program. Dupuis Funeral Home in Ashland is handling arrangements. For more info go to dupuisfuneralhome.com
Last Updated on Monday, 02 February 2015 10:02