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Norman A. Newhall, 84

NAPLES, Fla. — Norman A. Newhall, 84 of Naples, Fla., formerly of Lynnfield, Mass. died on Tuesday, July 1 at the Naples Community Hospital. 

Born in Peabody, Mass. on April 16, 1930 he was the son of the late Albert F. and Mabel F. (Harding) Newhall.

Mr. Newhall was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1948, Bentley College, Class of 1950 and Northeastern University. He was a member of the Lynnfield Masonic Lodge.

Mr. Newhall served in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years Phyllis (Howell) Newhall, his two daughters; Karen L. Mathews and her husband Doug of Middleton, Mass., and Linda J. Newton and her husband Jack of Lynnfield, Mass., his son Robert E. Newhall and his wife Miyuki of Cupertino, Calif. and his sister Audrey Galpin of Newburyport, Mass. Mr. Newhall is also survived by his 6 grandchildren; Dana Bloom, Brian Mathews, Mary and Jennifer Krieger, Taylor Armstrong and Andrew Newhall and his three great grandchildren; Ava Bloom, Aiden Krieger, Adison Armstrong. He was predeceased by his three brothers; Donald, Larry and Robert Newhall.

A funeral service will be held in the Centre Congregational Church, 5 Summer St., Lynnfield, Mass. on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield, Mass. on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be at Willow Cemetery in Lynnfield, Mass. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Friends of Donald F. Newhall Memorial Park Trust, PO Box 642, Lynnfield, MA 01940. For directions/guestbook, www.mcdonaldfs.com

Last Updated on Monday, 07 July 2014 08:54

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Ella M. Barrows, 63

DORCHESTER — On June 20, 2014, the Lord called an angel to be by his side. Ella May (Baker) Barrows was called home to be with the Lord. Ella passed away unexpectedly with her family by her side. She resided at 10 Towne House Rd., Dorchester N.H.

Ella was the daughter of Frederick Baker Sr an Dorothy (Hazelton) Baker, born June 22, 1951 in Danby Vt., where she lived her childhood years. Later she moved to N.H. where she met her husband Joseph D Barrows II. They married on July 2, 1971, and settled in Rumney, N.H.
Ella was a devoted wife, mother, and homemaker. She enjoyed the simple things in life. One of her greatest pleasures was being in the car with her husband going anywhere.
She leaves behind her husband Joseph of 43 years, and four children. Joseph D Barrows III, Christopher Barrows both of Dorchester, Tanya Barrows (Karl Sanborn) of Bristol, Lacy Barrows (Roger Bucker) of Bridgewater. Six grandchildren Benjamin, Samuel, Robert Sanborn, Mackenzie Gray, Dylan, Anthony Bucker. Two sisters Nancy Buffum of Vt., and Joanne Holub of Loudon N.H., brother Richard Baker of Enfield N.H. And many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents, brothers Frederick Baker Jr, Gilbert baker. Two brother in-laws Carroll Buffum Vt., and James Holub N.H.
A memorial service will be held at Scottsville cemetery in Danby Vt. at a later date in August.
A celebration of life will be held on July 26, 2014 at the Dorchester N.H. town hall from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. refreshments will be served please come and share some memories.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 July 2014 08:52

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Austin C. Blais, 18

GILFORD — Austin Colby Blais, 18, of 250 Sagamore Road, died Sunday, June 29, 2014.

He was born on January 7, 1996 in Laconia and was a 2014 graduate of Gilford High School. Austin worked for Lowes in Gilford in the Garden center. He was a member of the Gilford Golden Eagles football and lacrosse teams and also played baseball and loved many forms of sports. He enjoyed nature and was known as being free spirited and fearless.

He is survived by his mother and father, Patrick and Andrea (Theberge) Keon of Gilford, his grandfather, Jerry "Gubba" Theberge, his great grandmothers; Jane Noyes and Virginia Theberge, his two brothers; Noah and Christian Blais, both of Gilford, his step-brother, Shawn Keon of Texas, his step-sister, Beckie Keon of Texas, his two aunts; Katie Thompson and Jeanne Bickford and his uncle Bruce Hibbard, his cousins Amelia Thompson and Kaleb Hibbard and Austin's love of his life, Emily Robinson of Meredith. Austin also leaves behind many friends and loved ones.

Calling hours will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, July 7, 2014 at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Bayside Cemetery in Laconia.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Friends of Golden Eagles Football, 81 Valley Drive, Gilford, NH 03249.

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 Thursday, 03 July 2014 08:02

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Jean E. Gilman

BOSCAWEN — Jean Elizabeth Gilman, 83, of 325 DW Highway died Friday, June 27, 2014 at the Merrimack County Nursing Home where she resided for the last four years. Mrs. Gilman was the widow of Murray Gilman who died January 5, 2007.
Mrs. Gilman was born December 6, 1920 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of the late Lawrence and Helen (Childs) Gaudreault. She was a Registered Nurse and had been employed by the State of New Hampshire for forty-one years, retiring in 1992.
Mrs. Gilman loved her grandchildren and family. She enjoyed scrapbooking, cooking, the ocean, animals and shopping.
Survivors include two daughters, Cynthia Ash of Concord, N.H. and Kathleen Hibbard of Bow, N.H.; four grandchildren, Tyler Ash and his wife, Allison, Ethan Ash and his fiancée, Reath, Keenan Hibbard and Tess Hibbard and two great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and her husband, Mrs. Gilman was predeceased by a son, Michael, in 1981, and by two sisters, Corinne Clark and Phyllis Leigteb. The family wishes to give special thanks to her friend and caregiver, Albina.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, July 7, 2014 at 1 p.m. at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H.
A private burial will be held at a later date at Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord, N.H.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to Pope Memorial SPCA, 94 Silk Farm Road, Concord, NH 03301.
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, 02 July 2014 07:16

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