FRANKLIN — Robert "Bobby" P. Jenna, 58, of Franklin, died at Hospice House in Concord surrounded by his family on March 8, 2014.
He was born in Franklin on Feb. 22, 1956 the son of Irving C. Jenna, Sr. and Leora (Brough) Jenna. Bobby lived in Franklin for over 20 years. He enjoyed playing horseshoes, poker, and spending time with his family. Bobby served in the US Marine Corps during the 1970s. He also enjoyed spending time at the ocean and gardening.
Family members include his son, Shaun Jenna of Franklin, four grandsons, Shaun II, Blake, Matthew, and Alex Jenna, his love of more than 20 years, Yvette Mills and her children, Tommy and Debra, grandchildren: David, Desiree, Shauntaye, Dominick, Anaken, Jessy, Colby, and Keagan. Also eight brothers: Archie Morey of Washington, NH, Frank Morey of Claremont, James Morey of Hill, Lewis and Roland Jenna of Bristol, Albert Jenna of Laconia, and Ted Jenna of Tilton, 2 sisters, Claira Morey of NY, and Mary (Jenna) Holt of Milford, MA. He was predeceased by his parents, a sister Mauna Lee Morey, and a brother, Skip Jenna. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Visiting hours will be held Friday, March 14th from 3 to 5 p.m. at Thibault-Neun Funeral Home, 143 Franklin St., Franklin with a brief service to follow at 5 p.m.
Donations in his memory may be made to Concord VNA Hospice House, 240 Pleasant St., Concord, NH 03301. For directions and an online guestbook, please visit www.neunfuneralhomes.com
Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 06:49
ALTON — Lucille G. Woollett, 85, of Halls Hill Road in Alton, passed away on March 7, 2014, at Wolfeboro Bay Care Center in Wolfeboro.
Born on July 10, 1928, in Farmington, the daughter of Carl and Alice (Swinerton) Canney, she was a graduate of Farmington High School, Class of 1947, and subsequently worked in several small businesses.
Lucille was a devout Christian who lived by the Golden Rule.
In 1950 she married Charles M. Woollett of Alton. They owned and operated the Busy Corner Store in Alton Bay for several years. They subsequently moved to their home on Route 11 where they lived for 30 years and raised their two daughters. During this time they owned and operated a real estate and insurance business. Lucille also refinished and sold antiques. They moved to their present home on Halls Hill Road in 1982.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Charles M. Woollett; and their two daughters, Mary Cornelissen and husband Marty of Alton, and Ruth Woollett of Arlington, Va.
Lucille enjoyed her many flowers, feeding and watching the birds, and being outside. She spent many hours tending her beautiful gardens. She was an avid swimmer spending many summer afternoons at the Alton Bay swimming area. Her regular friends called themselves "the sunshine girls." She also loved to travel with her mother and friends. She went to the Holy Land in the early 1980s.
She was very talented with crafts such as sewing, knitting and crocheting, and made many beautiful things. Friends and family have many wonderful sweaters that she made. She also donated many handmade things to needy children. She loved animals and was very fond of her cats.
She will be remembered as a warm and loving woman with a very positive spirit and sense of adventure.
A memorial service will be held at Peaslee Alton Funeral Home, 12 School St., in Alton, on Thursday March 13, 2014, at 4 p.m.
To express condolences, please visit: www.peasleefuneralhome.com
Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014 10:08
CONCORD — Michael T. Buker, 60, of 23 Alice Drive, died at his home on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
Michael was born March 12, 1953, in Littleton, the son of Russell and Sally (Mason) Buker. He had lived in Laconia for eight years.
Michael worked for Fruedenberg in Northfield as a group leader. He sold classic cars, Vipers and Corvettes, for 20 years. Michael enjoyed riding motorcycles with friends. He loved to travel to Mexico with his wife Joyce and their friends.
Michael is survived by his wife, Joyce (Tryggestad) Buker, of Concord; two sons, Shane Buker, and his wife, Cheyanne, of Boston, and Thomas Buker, of Metheun, Mass.; a daughter, Casey Mosca, and her husband, Danny, of Marlborough, Mass.; a grandchild, Danny Mosca; a stepdaughter, Stacy Malcolm, and her husband, Cory, of Franklin; two nephews, Michael Buker, and his wife, Melissa, and Matthew Buker; a brother, Mason Buker, and his wife, Catharine, of Delanco, N.J.; and good friends, Steve and Cathy Phillips, of Westfield, Mass.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, March 14, 2014, from 5-8 p.m. at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 11 a.m. at St. Andre Bessette Parish at St. Joseph Church, 30 Church St., Laconia. Spring burial will be in the family lot in Bayside Cemetery, Laconia.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to C.R.V.N.A. Hospice House, 30 Pillsbury St., Concord, NH 03301.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., 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, 10 March 2014 10:05
BELMONT — Harry William Spain, 87, of Belmont, passed away peacefully at home with his family and friends beside him, on March 4, 2014, after a period of failing health.
Born in Manchester, on April 4, 1926, he was the son of the late Walter and Lillian (Erickson) Spain.
He graduated from St. Joseph High School and proudly served his country in the Navy during War World II, 1943-1946.
He worked for Frosted Foods in Manchester as a sales associate, then moved to the Lakes Region where he owned two restaurants. Harry also worked at the Hooksett toll booth.
In his youth, he enjoyed horseshoes, as well as singing at the Pulaski Club.
Harry was a loving husband, and a devoted father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was an avid Boston Red Sox fan and also loved music from the 1940s.
Family members include his wife of 43 years, Cynthia (Hamel) Spain; his three sons, William (wife Danica) Spain of Bristol, Stephen (wife Kelley) Spain of Goffstown, and Peter A. Spain of Belmont; his two daughters, Sandy (husband Jim) Sullivan of Massachusetts, Jill (husband Bob) Ouellette of Hooksett; his grandchildren, William, Michael, Rachel, Stephen, Josh, Elizabeth, Kasey, James, and Albert. His great-grandson, Liam, brightened his last days.
He was predeceased by his brothers, Walter Jr. and Fred Spain; and sister, Nancy Lynch.
Harry will also be missed by his special friends with whom he sang songs, told jokes and held many good conversations. They include Angela Diberto, Fred Rice, Dick Cummings and the Tioga Drive Circle of Friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Harry's name St. Joseph's Parish Food Pantry 96 Main St., Belmont, NH 03330
The family would like to extend many thanks to the Central N.H. VNA and the Franklin VNA for their wonderful, loving service, and a special thanks to Dawna Brunt and Jeremy Winick for their help during Harry's failing health.
Harry, you are going to find your lost ship at last.
A funeral Mass will be held on Friday, March 14, at 10 a.m. in St Joseph Church, 96 Main St., Belmont and then followed by internment with military honors at 3 p.m. at New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery 110 Daniel Webster Highway Route 3 Boscawen.
For more information go to www.csnh.com
Last Updated on Monday, 10 March 2014 10:00