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Bruce A. Thibodeau, 62

FRANKLIN — Mr. Bruce A. Thibodeau, 62, of Franklin, died at Mass. General Hospital in Boston on April 14, 2014 after suffering a severe heart attack a month earlier.
He was born in Franklin on Dec. 11, 1951 the son of Charles H. and Maxine (Andrews) Thibodeau. Bruce attended local schools and graduated from Franklin High School in 1969.
He served in active duty with the US Air Force as a Sgt. from 1971 until 1975. Bruce did his basic training at Lackland Air Force base and later spent time in Thailand, ending his tour of duty in Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota.
Bruce was employed as a heavy equipment operator for several years working for the Town of Bedford, Willy Nelson in Canterbury, and Pike Industries. Bruce enjoyed hunting and fishing and liked to spend time on his woodlot. He was also an accomplished wood worker.
Bruce leaves behind his dearly loved daughters: Gia Thibodeau, her partner, Carlos Gutierrez and her children Evelyn and HJ of Ocala, Fla. and Christa Thibodeau, her fiancé Justin Kerbow and grandson, Cory Kerbow of San Antonio, Tex. He is also survived by his mother, Maxine Thibodeau of Tilton, his father, Charles H. Thibodeau of Franklin, 3 sisters: Carol Roberson of Wolfeboro, Anne Thibodeau of Northfield, and Ellen Cimon of Laconia, 2 brothers, Charles J. Thibodeau and his wife Sue of Sanbornton, and Dan Thibodeau of Franklin, his longtime companion, Penny Woodbury of Northfield and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services with Military Honors will be held at NH Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen on Friday, May 16 at 2:30 p.m.
Donations in memory of Bruce may be made to: Disabled American Veterans.
Thibault-Neun Funeral Home (www.neunfuneralhomes.com) in Franklin is assisting with arrangement details.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014 06:51

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Millicent Dudley, 90

MEREDITH — Millicent (Fillion) Dudley, 90, a longtime resident of the Lakes Region area died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Forestview Manor in Meredith following a period of failing health. Millicent was born in Boston, Mass., August 25, 1923 the daughter of Philip and Claudia (deFreytas) Fillion. A homemaker, she also worked as a secretary over the years. She was predeceased by two sons, William and Stephen Albert from a previous marriage.

A private service and burial will be held for Millicent at a later date.

Arrangements are under the care of the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home in Tilton.

For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014 06:49

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Paul F. Blizzard, 71

Paul F. Blizzard, 71

LACONIA — Paul F. Blizzard passed away on April 10, 2014.

He was born in Lexington, Mass., on Feb. 17, 1943, and grew up in Arlington, Mass.

In Massachusetts he owned and operated a successful trucking company until 1978 when he and his family moved to Laconia and purchased Lakeport Landing Marina.

A Mass will be held at the Sacred Heart Church on Wednesday, April 23, at 3 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

In lieu of flowers a donation to the Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice would be greatly appreciated. Please mail your donation to 780 North Main St., Laconia, NH 03246.


Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014 08:14

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Gordon L. Stone, 70

Gordon L. Stone, 70

FRANKLIN — Gordon L. Stone, 70, a resident of Franklin died Sunday, April 6, 2014, at the Genesis Center following a long illness.

Gordon was born in Southbridge, Mass., Sept. 2, 1943, son of the late, Harry and Alice (Phillips) Stone. He spent his youth and attended schools in Charlton, Mass., living there until moving to Northfield in 1990.

While living in Charlton he was active within his church, the Charlton Federated Church, and sang in the choir. He played an active part with the youth in his community and their sports programs as a coach. He lived in Northfield until he was involved in an accident at which time he moved to Hill where he lived for three years.

Gordon worked for more than 42 years as a construction superintendent with R.H. White Construction Company. He was involved with the building of water and sewerage treatment plants in the Northeast.

He was predeceased by a daughter, Donna J. Stone, and a grandson, Joshua Stone.

His family includes his wife of 50 years, Elinor J. (Jeacopello) Stone of Penacook; a son, Michael Stone of Franklin; grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Mikayla and Zachery Stone; a great-grandson, Micah Brown; brothers, Clifford and Charles Stone of Charlton, Mass.

A service will be held Saturday, April 26, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home, Frankin-Tilton Road in Tilton. Burial will be later in the spring at Park Cemetery in Tilton. Those wishing may make memorial contributions in Gordon's name to the NH Diabetes Association, 249 Canal St., Manchester, NH 03101.

For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 April 2014 06:27

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