CAMPTON — Elizabeth Ann Young, 83, of Riverside Drive, died August 11, 2014, at Lakes Region General Hospital, in Laconia.
Born in Tunbridge, Vermont on May 4, 1931, Elizabeth was the daughter of Harry and Clara (Allen) Bliss.
Elizabeth grew up in Bradford, Vt. and graduated from Bradford Schools. She moved to Ashland, N.H. in 1968 where she resided until 1988. She has been a resident of Campton for the past twenty six years.
Elizabeth has worked most all her life as a laborer in several factories in the area including, Former Sprague Electric, Plymouth, former L.W. Packard, in Ashland, former Amatex Corporation, in Meredith, and Plymouth Stitching. In her early years, Elizabeth worked as a waitress in Wells River, Vt.
Elizabeth is predeceased by her husband of fifty-one years, Dale Wayne Young, who died in February of 2004, her sons Melvin, who died in 1973, and Dale H. "Butch" Young, who died in 2001.
Elizabeth is survived by sons, Terry H. Young of Vinalhaven, Maine, Randy J. Young and his wife Wendy, of Plymouth, David T. Young of Campton, daughters, Sheri J. O'Neil and her husband Jeff, of Moultonborough, Candice M. Dussault and her husband Paul, of Manchester, Tina A. Young of Meredith, six grandchildren, Connor O'Neil, Sheri Coleman and her husband Curtis, Lilly O'Neil, Kelldah Sousa, Amanda Ripa, Stacy Jeff, six great grandchildren, Caroline, Georgia, and Cooper Coleman, Makenzie, Alex Ripa, and Scarlett Jeff, sister Lois Syndey of Meredith, many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews.
Calling hours will be held in the Mayhew Funeral Home, 12 Langdon St. Plymouth, on Friday Aug. 15, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 16, at 1 p.m., in Green Grove Cemetery, Ashland. The Rev. Chuck Clark will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the NH Humane Society, PO Box 572, Laconia, NH. 03247
To sign Elizabeth's Book of Memories, please go to; www.mayhewfuneralhom
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 August 2014 08:34
NORTHFIELD — Milton E. Ayotte, 79, a resident of Northfield died Friday, August 8, 2014 at the Concord Hospital in Concord following a period of failing health. Milton was born in Concord, October 28, 1934, son of the late, Ludger and Ida (Miller) Ayotte. He had been a resident of Northfield for most of his life. He was self employed as an automobile mechanic for many years. A railroad enthusiast, Milton was known locally as the "man in the railroad cap". Milton served as fire warden with the Tilton-Northfield Fire Department and was the department mechanic for several years. He was a member of the VFW Post #1698 in Franklin and American Legion Post # 49 in Northfield. He enjoyed spending time in his red Pontiac Firebird and riding his numerous motorcycles over the years. He looked forward to his north country trips to the stock car races. An antique auto buff, Milton enjoyed going to old car shows. He served honorably from 1952 to 1955 in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. Although a quiet man, Milton enjoyed spending time with family and close friends. He was predeceased by a sister, Elaine V. Moulton.
He leaves a sister, Patricia A. Adams of Northfield, nieces and nephews.
According to his wishes, there are no calling hours or services planned.
Arrangements are under the care of the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home of Tilton.
Honors will be offered for Milton's service to his country Friday, August 15, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 D. W. Highway in Boscawen, N.H. Burial will follow.
Contributions may be made in Milton's name to the charity of one's choice.
For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com
Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 07:35
BELMONT — Ellis "Stub" Welch, 91, of 75 Hurricane Road, passed away at Mountain Ridge Center - Genesis in Franklin, N.H., on Monday, August 11, 2014.
Ellis was born on July 8, 1923, in Groton, Vt. the son of the late Edward and Laura (Dana) Welch. He worked as a stonecutter at Wells & Lampson Granite Quarry in Barre, Vt. He moved to Belmont in 1964.
Ellis is survived by his sons, Robert Welch and his wife, Carol, of Gilmanton Iron Works and Paul Welch and his wife, Sandy, of Belmont. In addition to his parents, Ellis was predeceased by his daughter, Donna Carignan, his wife, Colene (Blake) Welch, both passing away in April and May 2009, respectively. He was also predeceased by his stepmother, Viola, his brothers, Edward "Bee" Welch from Upper Websterville, Vt. and Walter Welch from Newbury, Vt. and a sister, Irene Welch, of Groton, Vt.
He has six grandchildren, Denis J. Carignan, David E. Carignan, Daniel R. Carignan, all of Belmont; Robert Welch Jr. of New Hampton; Kimberly Welch of Gilford and Mark Welch of San Diego, Calif.; nine great grandchildren, Emily, Devin and Sydnei, all of Belmont, Mackenzie, Holten, Malaki, Keegan of New Hampton and Briah and Aydyn of Gilford.
His favorite pastimes were fishing and hunting. When he wasn't fishing, skinning fish, or hunting, he was taking care of his wife, cutting wood, or tinkering on something.
There will be no calling hours.
A Graveside Service will be held in South Road Cemetery, Belmont, N.H., on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 11 a.m. Rev. James F. Smith, Pastor of First Baptist Church, will officiate.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is in charge of the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00
ASHLAND — Graveside services for Mabel D. Sargent 82, whom died on July 3, 2014, will be held at Green Grove Cemetery Main Street Ashland on Wednesday Aug. 13, 2014 at 1 p.m.
Dupuis Funeral Home in Ashland is handling arrangements.
Last Updated on Monday, 11 August 2014 08:02