LACONIA — Alfred Johnson, 63, of Laconia passed away Feb. 14, 2015 at Manchester VA Hospital after a short illness.
"They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what never dies."
Born April 14,1951 in Wolfeboro , N.H., son of Conrad O.J. Johnson and Esther M. (Tebbetts) Johnson. Alfred was raised and grew up in Laconia. He graduated from Laconia High School in 1970. Upon graduation he entered the U.S. Navy as a Radio Man 1st Class stationed in Okinawa, Japan. After discharge he returned to Laconia. He later moved to San Diego, Calif. where he lived for many years before returning to Laconia . He spent most of his career as a caregiver, lending a loving hand to anyone in need.
Alfred was a proud member of the Masons, Mt. Lebanon Lodge # 32.
He truly enjoyed motorcycles, nature, dancing, a good laugh, and family. Above all, he will be remembered for his deep love and devotion to his children.
Alfred was predeceased by his parents.
He leaves behind his daughter, Marisa M. Johnson and son, Curtis V. Johnson both of Junction City, Ore. His sisters Loretta M. Nadeau of Lowell, Mass.and Anna M. Cross of Franconia, N.H., brother Robert W. Johnson of S. Sutton, N.H. and a beloved great-niece Freya R. Cross of Franconia, N.H., as well as many nieces and nephews.
There will be a graveside service for family at the family cemetery in N. Wolfeboro followed by a Celebration of Life at 1 p.m. on Saturday June 6 at the United Methodist Church, 34 Tower St., Weirs Beach/Laconia, N.H.
In lieu of flowers donations towards a headstone for Al are welcome. (gofundme.com)
Last Updated on Monday, 04 May 2015 07:08
SANBORNTON — Cynthia M. Coffin 94, of Poplar Road, passed away peacefully at Concord Hospital, Thursday, April 30, 2015.
Cynthia was born on March 27, 1921 in Cundys Harbor, Maine, the daughter of the late Bert and Gerladine (Harley) Alexender . She worked at Webster Valve for 20 years as an assembly worker. Cynthia was also an active member in the Church of God, in Concord for many years.
Cynthia will be remembered most for lovely poetry as well as entertaining family and friends at her home, by playing the piano and harmonica. She also enjoyed spending time at the ocean, crocheting, lobster feeds, summer trips to Maine and above all spending time with her loving family.
Cynthia is survived by a son, Gordon Bradley and his wife Marylin, of Sabatice, Maine; three daughters, Pamela and her husband Dennis Livingston and Penny Wilson all of Sanbornton, and Joanne Turner and her husband Russell of Brunswick, Maine; six grandchildren, Lisa Mallorey of Northfield, Chad Dion of Gilford, Stacie Mosher of Gilmanton, Vicky Canning of Gilford, Chris Santti of Lakeport and Gordon Bradley of Zeher, Florida. In addition to her parents she is predeceased by her husband, Lionel Coffin, and siblings; Burton "Buckey" and Kenneth Alexander, Althea Cahill, Phyllis Morgan and Leona Earle.
Calling hours will be Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 3 to 5 p.m. At Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH 03246, using the Carriage House entrance.
A Funeral Service will be held Monday, May 4 2015 at 11 a.m. also at the Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at the family lot in Bayside Cemetery in Laconia.
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 and online memorial, please visit www.wilkinsonbeane.com.
Last Updated on Friday, 01 May 2015 09:33
MEREDITH — Alexander O. Levy, Jr., 93 of Meredith, N.H. formerly of Arlington, Mass. entered into eternal rest on Saturday, April 18, 2015.
Beloved husband of the late Jean I. Levy (Johansen). Devoted father of Sheila A. Levy and the late Ralph O Levy. Cherished grandfather of Derek Owen Levy and his wife Rebecca, Ralph Alexander Levy and his wife Tamara, Jared Maraio and his husband Greg, Meredith Kiley and husband Ryan and Skye A. Levy. Loving great grandfather of Ralphie and Rivers Levy and Ava and Aiden Kiley. He is also survived by his loving sister Barbara Harwood and her husband Frank, daughter-in-law, Sheila Clines, several loving nieces and nephews and many friends. Loving son of the late Alexander O. Levy, Sr. and Sophie B Sirois, and dear brother of the late Warren E. "Pete" Levy and sister, Mary E. Sanders.
After proudly serving in the US Army during WWII, he earned a BS from Rutgers University and a MS from Harvard University. He was employed as a Systems Engineer at Dynamics Research Corporation and after early retirement relocated to Meredith where he worked for the M/S Mount Washington and the Meredith Chamber of Commerce.
Graveside service and celebration of life will be held at the NH Veteran's Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, N.H. on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 10 a.m.
Please honor Alex's love for his cats by making donations in his memory to the NH Humane Society, 1305 Meredith Center Road, Meredith, NH 03246.
Last Updated on Friday, 01 May 2015 06:47
ALTON — Shirley Ann Lane, age 81, of Alton, died April 29, 2015, at home.
Born September 26, 1933 in Everett, Massachusetts, daughter of Benjamin D. and Sadie (Marchant) Boudrow, she was a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1951.
She was a bookkeeper for her husband's company George H. Lane, Jr. Roofing and her son Richy's Excavating in Alton.
A member of Warren-Alpha-Unity-Fraternal #10 O.E.S., having served as Treasurer for 23 years, American Legion Auxiliary Post #72, Alton Garden Club, elected Library Trustee for 1 ½ years and elected Alton School Treasurer for 11 years and elected Alton Cemetery Trustee for 15 years.
Her hobbies included square dancing and quilting.
Widow of the late George H. Lane, whom she was married to for 41 years, she is survived by their 4 children: Richard J. "Richy" Lane, Robin Shirley Lane and her partner Desmond Douglas, George H. Lane III and Lauren I. Muise, several grandchildren including Jesse J. Lane, a brother Robert Boudrow, 2 sisters: Beatrice Ciampoli and Alice Seely, also several nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by siblings: Marian MacDonald, Donald Boudrow, Alfred Boudrow, Helen Sullivan and James Boudrow.
Calling hours are Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Peaslee Alton Funeral Home, 12 School Street in Alton with an Eastern Star Service at 7:30 p.m. Interment will be private at New Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to: Central VNA & Hospice, PO Box 1620, Wolfeboro, NH 03894. To express condolences, please visit: www.peasleefuneralhome.com
Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00