GILFORD — Lilian Anne Hilgendorf, 90, of Old Lake Shore Road, died Monday, March 10, 2014 at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation – Greenbriar in Nashua.
She was born September 19, 1923 in London, England, the daughter of Joseph and Matilda (Sapsford) Mardell. She retired after a long fulfilling career at Raytheon. She enjoyed cooking, reading, baking and travel.
She is survived by her grandchildren, Amy (Meyerhoefer )Tefft and her husband Alan of Nashua and Jill Meyerhoefer of Lowell, Mass., her great granddaughter, Brynn Tefft of Nashua, a daughter in law, Sandra Meyerhoefer of Hudson, NH, a sister, Joyce Sonsky of Laconia, her three nieces, Melissa Roskilly, Ava Lane and Nadine Smith and two nephews, Paul Meyerhoefer and Carl Meyerhoefer, many great nieces and nephews and her cousin Joan Wallis and family of England. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her two husbands, Walter Meyerhoefer and Arthur Hilgendorf, a son, Clyde Meyerhoefer and a sister, Avis Mardell.
Calling hours will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance.
A Graveside Service will be privately held at Elmwood Cemetery in Methuen, Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Clyde Meyerhoefer Scholarship Fund, 7 Bonnie Lane, Hudson, NH 03051.
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 Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00
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