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Gertrude P. Moody, 85

LACONIA — Gertrude Poire Moody, 85, formerly of Winter Street, Laconia, died peacefully, with her family at her side, at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home in Goffstown on Thursday, January 30, 2014. The family extends their thanks to the Hillsborough County Nursing Home for the care given to Mrs. Moody.
Mrs. Moody was born July 6, 1928 in Laconia, N.H., the daughter of the late Raymond G. and Jeanette (Lavoy) Poire.
Mrs. Moody was a longtime resident of Laconia and graduated from Laconia High School in 1947. She was a communicant of St. Joseph Church.
Mrs. Moody had been employed by New England Telephone – Verizon for thirty-seven years, retiring in 1985 and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. She enjoyed her cats.
Survivors include a sister, Patricia Berry, of San Antonio, Texas and many cousins. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Moody was predeceased by her former husband, Wendell Moody, and by her brother, Robert Earl Poire.
A Calling hour will be held on Thursday, February 6, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H.
Following the calling hour, a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. at St. Andre Bessette Parish at St. Joseph Church, 30 Church Street, Laconia, N.H.
Spring Burial will be in the family lot in Union Cemetery, Laconia.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to Home Health & Hospice Care, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054.
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, 03 February 2014 09:54

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Linda L. Wagner, 58

LACONIA — Linda Leach Wagner, 58, of 147 Pleasant Street, died at the Lakes Region General Hospital on Friday, January 31, 2014.
Linda was born January 18, 1956 in Lewiston, Maine, the daughter of Eugene Sr. and Susan (Spearin) Leach. She came to Gilford in 1964 from North River, NY. While attending Laconia High School she was very active in sports and head majorette for the marching band that went to Ireland. After graduation she enlisted in the US Navy which she served in for three years. She then received her dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania.
A former student of Elaine Quinn, she loved dancing, music and gardening. Linda was also a member of the D.A.R. through Mark Leach. Linda worked for several years for Fratello's Restaurant in Laconia, UPS in Maine and most recently 10 years for New Hampshire Ball Bearing in Laconia.
Survivors include her mother, Susan Leach of Gilford, her two sisters; Sharon Siers and her husband Gary of Post Falls, Idaho and Lisa Mowery and her husband Scott of Laconia, two brothers; Eugene W. Leach Jr. of Gilford and Ryan P. Leach and his wife Kathryn of Park City, Utah, nieces Kara and Stefanie Siers, Sharon L. Freeman and Kaitlyn Mowery and nephews Kurt Leach and Casey Siers.
She was predeceased by her father, Eugene W. Leach Sr.
Memorial calling hours will be held from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance.
Burial will be private.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made in Linda's memory to Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756-0001 or to the Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main Street, Laconia, N. H. 03246.
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, 03 February 2014 09:52

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Kevin E. Johnson, 56

LAKES REGION — Kevin Eric Johnson passed away January 27, 2014 from injuries he sustained from an automobile accident on January 13 in Nashua.

Born in LaGrange, Illinois on June 19, 1957, he lived most of his life in Nashua and in the Lakes Region. A 1975 graduate of Nashua High School, he learned upholstery and sewing while still in school and went on to have his own business, Genesis Custom Auto and Marine Trim. He loved to travel, ski and go fishing, but the most important thing in his life was his family.

He was predeceased by his parents, Larry and Virginia Johnson and brother Arthur. He is survived by his children, Crystalynn Trent, Kimberly Johnson,and Jeremie Johnson, a grandson, Jeffery Trent the 3rd, one brother, Kenneth Johnson, three sisters, Nancy Zeloski, Beverly Fontaine and Janet Davidson, and many nieces and nephews.

Services: A memorial service will be held at the First Church, One Concord Street in Nashua on Tuesday, February 4 at 11 a.m. Family and friends are invited to attend. The Phaneuf Cremation Society of NH is in charge of arrangements.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014 07:50

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Norman H. Sedgley, Sr., 94

LACONIA — Norman H. Sedgley, Sr., 94, of 103 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, died peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 of natural causes. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on May 27, 1919, the youngest of three children, to William and Emma (Bjurvold) Sedgley. He married his wife, Luella (Mulvey) Sedgley, who passed away in 1961.
He was a World War II veteran serving with the US Army Air Corps. He was a long time salesman retiring in 1992 when he moved to New Hampshire. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and Shriner who loved his role of making children happy as a Shriner's clown.
He is survived by 3 sons and 2 daughters-in-law, Norman and Karen of Belmont, Robert and Michele of Laconia, and Charles of Little Compton, RI, along with numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service is planned for 2 p.m. on Saturday May 17, 2014 at the Loudon, N.H Family Bible Church, 676 Loudon Ridge Road, Loudon, N.H. 03246.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.
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 Friday, 31 January 2014 09:00

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