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Stephen A. Small, 60

THORNTON — Stephen Allen Small, 60, of Upper Mad River Road, died suddenly on April 12, 2014, in Campton.

Born in Salem, Massachusetts on May 22, 1953, Stephen was the son of Leonard and Edna (Bell) Small.

Stephen grew up in Peabody, Mass. and graduated from Peabody High School. He went on the attended two years at Essex Agricultural School, in Middleton, Mass. He resided in the Peabody area for many years and has been a resident of Thornton for the past sixteen years.

Stephen worked as truck driver for the Persons Concrete Company in Campton for over fifteen years. He also owned and operated S.A. Small, a wood and yard maintenance business, in Campton.

Stephen had a love for drag racing. He owned his own dragster and enjoyed racing at Epping Drag way, in Epping, N.H. Stephen also enjoyed mentoring children who were interested in working on cars and trucks.

Stephen is survived by his wife of thirty-three years, Maureen (O'Brien) Small of Thornton, a sister, Virginia Shelton, and a niece, Ruth Freitas, both of Haverhill, Mass., many cousins and friends.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, April 17, in the Mayhew Funeral Home, 12 Langdon St., Plymouth. Funeral Services and burial will be held at the convenience of the family.

To sign Stephen's Book of Memories, please go to; www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 06:45

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Wilma Snow, 86

SANBORNTON — Wilma Snow, 86, of 7 Beechwood Avenue, died at her home on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.
Wilma was born February 23, 1928 in Cambridge, Mass., the daughter of the late George and Mary (Coutoumas) McPherson.
Wilma resided in Everett, Mass. for eight years before moving to Sanbornton where she lived for nine years with her daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia (Snow) and Stephen Johnson. She had been employed at H. P. Hood in Charlestown, Mass. for over twenty years, retiring in 1992.
Wilma was a member of the Friendship Club in Laconia. Her hobbies included reading books, crossword puzzles, crocheting and listening to music. She also enjoyed shopping and accordion concerts.
Most of all she loved animals, especially her cats.
Wilma is survived by four daughters, Barbara J. and her husband John Crosby, Sylvia E. and her husband Mike Sears, and Janice Breault, all of Massachusetts. Cynthia L. and her husband Stephen Johnson of Sanbornton. Also by four sons, David Snow, Marc Snow and his wife Judy, Jeffrey Snow and his wife Carol, and Steven Snow and his wife, Ellen, all of Massachusetts along with many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband of over forty-eight years, Herbert Snow, and by her daughter, Phyllis A. Machnik.
There will be no calling hours.
A Funeral Service will be held at a later date.
Burial will be in the family lot in Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
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 Tuesday, 15 April 2014 06:37

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John E. Leonard, 75

GILFORD — John E. Leonard, 75, of 41 Potter Hill Road, died at his home on Monday, April 14, 2014.
Mr. Leonard was born December 17, 1938 in Norwood, Mass., the son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (McCabe) Leonard.
Mr. Leonard was a longtime resident of the Lakes Region and had been employed at Hebert Foundry for eighteen years, retiring in 2006. He was a communicant of St. Joseph Church, Laconia.
Survivors include his wife, Florence (Smith) Leonard, of Gilford; a son, Earl T. Leonard, of Belmont; two daughters, Deborah Ridgeway of Kentucky, and Ann Sweatt of Gilford; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two brothers, Paul Leonard of Canton, Mass. and Robert Leonard of Norwood, Mass. and several nephews and nieces. In addition to his parents, Mr. Leonard was predeceased by a son, John "Pee Wee" R. Leonard, in 1993 and by a brother, Thomas Leonard.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H.
Burial will be in the family lot at Bayside Cemetery, Laconia, N.H. at a later date.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main St., Laconia, NH 03246 or to the American Cancer Society, Memorial Donations, 2 Commerce Drive, Suite 110, Bedford, NH 03110.
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 Tuesday, 15 April 2014 06:34

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Dolores C. Tibbo, 91

MEREDITH — Mrs. Dolores C. Tibbo, 91, formerly of Northfield, NH, died at Golden View Health Care in Meredith on April 14, 2014.

She was born in Hartford, Conn. on June 20, 1922 the daughter of Joseph and Agnes (Devanney) Cosgrove. Mrs. Tibbo was raised in Hartford and was a graduate of Bulkeley High School.
She resided in Northfield since 1983 where she resided until entering Golden View ten years ago.

Dolores was formerly employed at Aetna Life and Casualty in Hartford for several years until retiring in 1983.
She was the widow of Richard S. Tibbo who died in 1965. She was predeceased by two daughters, Patricia Ann Burrows who died in 1995, and Nancy Newcomb who died in 1998.
Also, a grandson, Christopher Tibbo who died in 2002.

Family members include her daughter and her husband, Cynthia and John Burrows of Laconia, her son, Richard E. Tibbo and his wife Kathryn of Port Orange, Fla., 8 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, and a niece, Sally Adams of Manchester.

Visiting hours will be Thursday, April 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Paquette-Neun Funeral Home, 104 Park St., Northfield, N.H. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Friday, April 18 at 3 p.m. Burial will be in Park Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Mrs. Tibbo may be made to the Huntington Disease Society of America, 508 Eighth Ave. NY, NY 10018.

For directions and an online guestbook, please visit www.neunfuneralhomes.com

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 06:31

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