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William W. Cushing, 88

PLYMOUTH — William Wilson Cushing, 88, of Merrill St. died August 17, 2013 at Golden View Health Care Center, in Meredith.

Born in Plymouth on May 10, 1925, he was the son of Wallace C. Sr. and Elizabeth (MacManus) Cushing. He was a life-long resident of Plymouth and a graduate of Plymouth High School, class of 1943.

Bill worked as a self employed painting contractor for many years and also worked on the Waterville Valley Ski Resort Ski Patrol for thirty plus years. He was a member of the national Ski Patrol Association.

William was predeceased by his wife of sixty-three years, Theda F. (Lougee) Cushing, who died in April of 2010.

William is survived by his sons, Tim Cushing of Ashland, Greg Cushing of Holderness, daughter Pamela Goddard of Concord, eight grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, a nephew, Butch Cushing of Plymouth.

A graveside service will be held in the Riverside Cemetery, Fairgrounds Road, Plymouth, on Saturday, Aug. 24th, at 10 a.m. The Mayhew Funeral Homes and Crematorium, of Plymouth and Meredith, are in charge of the arrangements.

To sign Bill's Book of Memories and for more information, please go to, www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 August 2013 07:27

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Rose L. Hassler, 84

BELMONT — Rose Lucy (Giamarino) Hassler, 84 years young, of 54-A Magnolia Lane, died at the Lakes Region General Hospital, Laconia on Sunday, August 18, 2013. She was the widow of Gerhard Hassler, who passed away in November 0f 2012.

Mrs. Hassler was born December 13, 1928 in Naples, Italy, the daughter of Carmine and Antoinette Giamarino. She was a long-time resident of Framingham, Mass. before moving to Belmont, N.H. eight years ago where she was a communicant of St. Joseph Parish.

Mrs. Hassler had been employed at the Walk-in Medical Care in Framingham, Mass. for over thirty years before retiring in 2003. As an allergist, Rosie was well respected and loved by her patients who sought her advices even after retirement.

Mrs. Hassler was a dedicated wife, mother, grandparent and friend. She will remain in our hearts forever. She is survived by two sons, Richard Hassler and his wife, Jolie, of Gilford, NH and Gerard Hassler and his wife, Karen, of Switzerland; seven grandchildren, Danielle Hassler, R.J. Hassler, Michael Hassler, Mark Hassler and Janelle Hassler, all of Gilford, NH and Max Hassler and Nick Hassler from Switzerland and a niece, Jeanette DiFillipo, of New York.

There will be no calling hours.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Parish, 96 Main Street, Belmont, N.H. Following the Mass, a luncheon will be held in the lower level of the Parish.

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

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Donald Teed Sr., 92

LACONIA — Donald W. Teed Sr., 92, of 52 Hillcrest Drive, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at Belknap County Nursing Home.

He was born in Boston on March 22, 1921, the son of Walter B. and Ellen R. (Henderson) Teed. Donald graduated from Oliver Ames High School in Easton, Mass. He graduated from Wentworth University and also attended MIT. He achieved a mechanical engineering degree and also after retirement went on to attain an electrician's license. Donald worked at Stop and Shop in the bakery division, heading a plant in Boston for more than 30 years. He also served in the Navy during World War II.

Donald was married for 58 years to his loving wife, Melba A. Teed.

Don was an inventor, a pianist, electrician, runner, church man, auto enthusiast and a respectable singer both as soloist and choir member and was a man completely devoted to his family and friends.

Donald was a 50 year Master Mason and an active member of his Masonic lodge. In his final years, he became everyone's beloved "Grampa" and "Pop Pop". His sparkling blue eyes and beautiful smile will live on in our hearts forever.

Don's family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff of Belknap County Nursing Home and Lakes Region Community Services for their kindness and caring help.

He is survived by two daughters, Roberta "Robbie" Prescott-Neylon of Laconia and Lois B. Bender of Chicago; his son, Donald W. Teed Jr. of Minneapolis; 15 grandchildren, Shannon, Mary Ann, Kelly, Kristen, David, Shawn, Jen, Gregg, Don, Derek, Eric, Andrea, Pam, Tammy and Michelle; and 21 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Melba A. Teed in 1999; and one daughter, Sandra J. Johnson.

Calling hours will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, using the carriage house entrance. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at the Congregational Church of Laconia, 69 Pleasant St., Laconia. Burial will follow in the family plot at Pine Grove Cemetery in Gilford.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to Central NH VNA and Hospice, 780 North Main St., Laconia, NH 03246

Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, 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, 19 August 2013 07:49

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Kay Sawyer, 59

LACONIA — Kay Ellen Sawyer, 59, of 1156 North Main St., died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

She was born in Massachusetts, the daughter of Monty Duval Heslop and Erline (Moreau) Reilly. Kay worked as a nursing assistant for many years.

Kay was a loving, gentle, kind spirited daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and friend. Family and friends were the focus of her life. Kay was selfless and generous to a fault. She will be missed by everyone who knew her.

In addition to her mother of Penacook, she is survived by one son, David Virgue of Gilmanton; one daughter, Teresa Burgado of New York City; one brother, Rex Reilly of Penacook; one sister, Fay Reilly of Conway; four grandchildren; Angelina Matos, Yansi Matos, Jolia Curry and Mason Virgue.

In addition to her father, she was predeceased by her husband, Michael Virgue; and one brother, Andrew Reilly.

A celebration of life will be celebrated from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance. Burial will be private.

Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, 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, 19 August 2013 07:29

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