CONCORD — Barbara Jean Jewell, 56, of Laconia passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia.
She was born in Reno, Nev., the daughter of Richard and Anita (Sinotte) Jewell Jr.
Barbara was a charter member of the fraternal order of Eagles and the Family Fraternity of the Moose. She enjoyed shopping, camping, traveling making quilts, and helping others with any needs they had.
Survivors include her mother, Anita T. Jewell of Pembroke; sons, Nathan E. Glodgett and his fiancée Ashley Cate of Laconia, and Derek R. Glodgett Sr. and his wife Christina M. of Franklin; brothers, Douglas R. Jewell of Pembroke, and Michael J. Jewell of Loudon; a sister, Deborah Hanson and her husband, Stephen, of Epsom; grandchildren, Madhson Glodgett, Brianna Blake, Angelina Glodgett, Derek Richard Glodgett Jr. and Tyler Barry; also numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Jewell Jr.; and a sister, Theresa A. Raymond.
Calling hours will be held Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Bennett Funeral Home 209 North Main St. in Concord. Private graveside services will be held later.
Bennett Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Messages of condolence may be offered at www.bennettfuneral.com
Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014 08:38
LACONIA — Alexis Kay LeRoy entered this world Sunday, July 13. During her brief time here on Earth she brought an abundance of love and laughter to every life she touched. There are no words to express the magnitude of sorrow that accompanies the loss when she became an angel on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.
She is survived by her mother Katie Lynn LeRoy, family and friends as numerous as the stars.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance. A funeral service will immediately follow at 6 p.m., also at the funeral home.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, 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, 29 September 2014 08:32
LACONIA — The Metropolitan Junior Hockey League New England Wolves, the new Junior Hockey team playing out of the Laconia Ice Arena, scored a dramatic victory over the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs in their home opener on Saturday evening.
Tied at the end of regulation and playing in front of a crowd of more than 250 fans, the Wolves, comprised of players aged 15-20, registered the dramatic 6-5 victory via an 8 round shootout, against the established and nationally recognized NH Monarchs program from Hooksett.
Pacing the scoring was local Belmont/ Gilford High School player Andrew D'Amour, who notched the first ever goal in the history of the program, then added another goal and an assist in the effort.
In total, the Wolves team has seven New Hampshire players participating; Dillon Smith, Bryce Ricker, Connor O'Neil, Brogan Hurst, Josh Grasso, Owen Richard and D'Amour, and also has players from as far away as Montana, Quebec and Moscow, Russia.
In addition to the on-ice action, Broadway North Dance Studio in Belmont provided intermission entertainment via "Wolves Dancers".
The MJHL New England Wolves return to action next weekend for 3 games in 3 days, 2 of which (Saturday at 4:15 p.m. and Sunday at 1:45 p.m.) at the Laconia Ice Arena.
Saturday's game against the Valley JR Warriors will feature free children's face painting.
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Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00
THORNTON — Justin Nathanial Atwood, 33, of NH Route #175, died suddenly September 23, 2014 in Thornton, as a result of injuries sustain in an ATV accident.
Born in Taunton, Massachusetts on October 8, 1980, he was the son of David D. and Paula (Gooch) Atwood.
Justin grew up in Berkley, Mass. and graduated from Bristol County Agricultural High School, in Dighton, Mass., class of 1999. He is also a graduate of Laconia Vocational School, in Laconia, as an electrician. Justin moved to Thornton, where he has been a resident for many years.
Justin went to work with his grandfather and has become owner and President of Roberts & Gooch Electric, of Thornton.
Justin was a member of the broomball league in Waterville Valley, the local pool league and loved to ski, snowmobile and ride his ATV. He also loved to spend time with his family.
Justin is survived by his finance, Cassandra F. Gordon of Thornton, his children, Kendra D. Boyd, Cordelia A. Atwood and Evelynne R. Atwood all of Thornton, his parents, David D. and Paula (Gooch) Atwood of Berkley, Mass., his brother, Matthew D. Atwood of Thornton, his maternal grandparents, Rolland E. and Phyllis (Dreghorn) Roberts of Thornton, and a nephew, aunts uncles, and many cousins.
Calling hours will be held in the Mayhew Funeral Home, 12 Langdon St. Plymouth, N.H., on Sunday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the Campton Congregational Church, NH Route #175, Campton, on Monday at 11 p.m. The Rev. Russell Petrie, Pastor, will officiate. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.
The Mayhew Funeral Home and Crematorium, in Plymouth and Meredith, are assisting the family with the arrangements. To sign Justin's Book of memories, go to; www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com
Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014 11:08