BELMONT — Stanley C. Lorette, 62, of 400 Jamestown Road, died at Lakes Region General Hospital, Laconia on Sunday, September 28, 2014.
Mr. Lorette was born September 3, 1952 in Nashua, N.H., the son of the late Jean F. and Geraldine F. (Dunn) Lorette. He resided in San Diego, Calif. and Lynn, Mass. for several years before moving to Belmont, N.H. three months ago. He had been a self-employed carpenter for many years.
Survivors include his son, Micah Ciampi and his wife, Sharon, of Belmont; one grandchild, Jeffrey Lorette of Tilton, three brothers, Richard F. Lorette, Sr. and his wife, Stephanie, of Lowell, Mass., Gerald Lorette, of Lynn, Mass., and Russell Lorette and his wife, Cynthia, of Lynn, Mass. In addition to his parents, Mr. Lorette was predeceased by a grandchild, Nicholas Lorette.
There will be no calling hours or funeral services.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to The Belmont Police Explorers, P.O. Box 320, Belmont, NH 03220.
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, please go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 08:00
TILTON — Vera G. (Lepelley) Prescott, 71, a longtime resident of the Tilton-Northfield areas for over 50 years, passed away, surrounded by family on Sunday, October 12, 2014. She was born in Somerville, Mass., September 3, 1943, daughter of the late, John and Margaret (McPhee) Lepelley. She was a graduate of Laconia High School with the class of 1962. A homemaker, Vera also worked for several years as a clerk and bookkeeper at the Park'n Go Market in Northfield. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Post # 49 in Northfield and VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Post # 1698 in Franklin. She will be remembered for her caring and outgoing personality.
She was predeceased by a brother, Bradford Lepelley.
Her family includes two daughters, Mary Elizabeth Steady and her husband Matt of Northfield, Pammy Jean McLaughlan of Laconia; two sons, Shannon Eric Prescott and his wife Rachel Luksic of Loudon, Peter William Prescott of Tilton; six grandchildren, Aleasha Marie Martin, Eric James Prescott, Mariah Elizabeth Bolla, Camden Elizabeth Steady, Isabelle, Kathleen Prescott and Nahum George Prescott; brothers: John Lepelley and his wife Josephine of Northfield, Harold Lepelley and his wife Caryl of Valley Springs, Calif.; sisters, Mildred Jameson and her husband Ronald of Tilton, Barbara Chretien and her husband Chris of Franklin, Dorothy Prentiss and her husband Raymond of Belmont; sister-in-law Judith Lepelley of Prince George, Va.; numerous nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be on Sunday, October 19, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home, Franklin-Tilton Road (584 West Main St.) in Tilton. A graveside service will follow at Park Cemetery in Tilton.
Those wishing may make contributions in Vera's name to the "Activities Fund", Genesis Center, 7 Baldwin St., Franklin, NH 03235.
For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 07:56
NORTHFIELD — Marjorie H. Norell, 101, of 190 Shaker Road, died Sunday, October 12, 2014 at Lakes Region General Hospital.
She was born on September 29, 1913 in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of Charles and Grace (Mack) Hale. She was a 1935 graduate of the Women's Christian Association Hospital in Jamestown, N.Y. Marjorie was a Registered Nurse and she worked for 38 years as the Office Nurse for Dr. Hamel in Laconia. She loved stamp collecting and researching family genealogy. Marjorie also enjoyed cross stitching and crafts.
She is survived by one son, William C. Norell of Gilmanton, one daughter, Lois J. Wilson of Laconia, five grandchildren; Michael Glines of Sanbornton, Roger Glines of Tilton, Carol Beck of Gilmanton, Karen Woodward of Northfield and Robert K. Norell of Phoenix, Arizona, 4 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Robert W. Norell in 1994.
Calling hours will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance.
A private graveside service will be held at Smith Meeting House Cemetery, Gilmanton, N.H.
For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice.
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.
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 07:53
CONCORD — C. Arthur Rosenberger, Jr,. 87, died peacefully October 7, 2014 after an illness, his wife of 64 years, Jeanette, by his side.
Born in Sellersville, Penn.,, Art grew up in Tottenville, Staten Island, N.Y. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and graduated from Cornell University in 1949 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Art worked for Link Belt Div., FMC Technologies in Penn. for 30 years before retiring to N.H. He was a member of Lions Club International and the Freemasons, and First Congregational Church, U.C.C. of Meredith, N.H., and was active in community life at Havenwood and Heritage Heights in Concord, where he and Jean lived for over 15 years. Art enjoyed singing with his church choir, the HHH Singers, especially their Barbershop Ensemble, and was a past member of the Pemigewasset Choral Society. He loved trains since childhood, and enjoyed international travel and relaxing at the lake with Jean during retirement.
Survivors include his wife Jeanette Gordon Rosenberger; sisters Joyce Slaight of Va., and Dorothy Jensen and husband Howard of Penn.; daughters Susan J. Andersen and husband Ronald of N.H., Aileen Hobaugh and husband William of Penn., and Barbara Lammert of Mass.; 8 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
There are no calling hours.
A celebration of Art's life will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 at Havenwood Auditorium, 33 Christian Ave., Concord, N.H. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Havenwood General Fund at the above address.
Mayhew Funeral Homes and Meredith Bay Crematorium are assisting the family with arrangements. To view Chester's on line book of memories go to; www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 07:50