WILLIS, Tex. — James Richard Moxham, of Willis, Texas, passed away November 11, 2014 at 58 years of age. Jim fell and damaged his spleen which had to be removed and in his weakened condition caused by other ailments, did not survive the operation. Jim was the loving father of his son, Jason and wife Dawn of Sacramento, Calif. and daughters, Katy and Stacy Moxham of Willis, 2 grandsons and 3 granddaughters. He served in the U.S. Army as a helicopter mechanic and was honorably discharged in 1978 with the Rank of Sergeant. Jim earned his A&P license from Mt. San Antonio College. However, he excelled in hydraulics and utilized this knowledge as foreman for an oil company who specialized in the repair of equipment for oil rigs. He was an avid guitar player and a connoisseur of Jack Daniels Old #7.
Jim's father, Major Cyril B. Moxham and two brothers, Daniel P. Moxham and Charles Edward Moxham of Horicon, Wisc. preceded him in death. Jim and his wife of 25 years, Jo Ellen Moxham of Willis were separated but remained good friends.
He is survived by his mother, Eugenia "Jean" (Montambeault) Moxham and her companion William Adams of Northfield. N.H., two brothers, Paul D. Moxham of Horicon, Wisc., William Moxham and wife Nittha of Lorton, Va. Two aunts, Patricia Griffin of Tilton, N.H., and Eva Montambeault of Manchester, N.H., three uncles, David Montambeault and wife Sharon of Sunapee, N.H., Richard Montambeault and companion Brenda Clark of Lochmere, N.H. , Leo Montambeault of Tilton, N.H. and three nephews. He also leaves his significant other, Lela Vance of Willis.
According to Jim's wishes, a committal service, with military honors, will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 9 a.m. at the NH State Veteran's Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, N.H.
Local arrangements are under the care of William F. Smart, Sr, Memorial Home of Tilton, NH. Contributions may be made in Jim's name to the NH State Veterans Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 626, Concord, NH 03302-0626.
For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com
Last Updated on Thursday, 28 May 2015 08:32
FRANKLIN — Barbara Ann (Miller) Prince, 65, of Franklin died Wednesday May 27, 2015 at the Mountain Ridge Center, Genesis Healthcare Franklin.
Barbara was born in Ogdensburg, New York on February 22, 1950 the daughter of Weldon J. Miller and Estelle H. (Raiche) Miller. She grew up in Nashua and was a 1968 graduate of Nashua High School.
She worked as a secretary most of her life and for many years was a secretary at Ocean Spray in Carver, Mass. Barbara lived in Carver, Mass. before moving to Franklin 12 years ago.
Working with and helping elementary school children and senior citizens was a large part of her life. She enjoyed gardening and canning.
Barbara was a member of the Baptist Church of Franklin.
She is survived by: three sons: Jeffery Miller of Northfield, Christopher Byler of Carlisle, Penn., and Scott Prince of Grafton; daughter Holly Anne Prince-Condon of Middleboro, Mass.; brothers: Scott Miller of Wilmont, David Miller of Nashua, and Glenn Miller of St Petersburg, Fla.; her twin sister: Brenda Miller-Gentry of Plant City, Fla.; uncles: William Raiche of Nashua, and Russell Raiche of Ft Myers, Fla.; seven grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A memorial service celebrating Barbara's life will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, 2015 in the Baptist Church of Franklin, Church St., Franklin with the Rev. Gary Andy officiating. Burial will be at a later date in St Louis Frances Stan Cemetery, Nashua.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Abiding Memorial Gift of the Baptist Church of Franklin, PO Box #306, Franklin 03235
H.L. Young & Company Memorial Home, 175 South Main Street, Franklin is assisting with the arrangements.
Last Updated on Thursday, 28 May 2015 08:25
LACONIA — Barbara Elizabeth Philbrook, 95, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015 at the St. Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
Barbara was born in Ashland on August 16, 1919 the daughter of Henry A. and Frances Lois (Preston) Smith. Barbara was a resident of Lexington, Mass. for 37 years and Laconia for over 50 years. She was a 1937 graduate of Laconia High School and from N.E.T.and T. During her working career she was a receptionist and secretary for First Bank of Meredith, Laconia Federal, Village Bank and most recently for Holy Trinity School and the Foster Grandparents Program for a total of 40 years.
Barbara was a member of the Laconia Congregational Church. She volunteered for LRGH Community Health and Hospice for 27 years and received the volunteer of the year award, LRGH Governors Award, Belknap County volunteer of the year and St. Francis Home Award.
Barbara was predeceased by her husband George H. Philbrook and a son John Patten. Barbara is survived by her daughter in law Sandra Patten of Londonderry; grandchildren David Patten and Christine Mills; great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home on Monday, June 1, 2015 at 3:30 p.m.
Donations in her memory may be made to Holy Trinity School, 50 Church St. Laconia 03246 or Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation, PO Box 7312 Gilford 03247-7312.
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, 27 May 2015 07:36
HEBRON — Paul Vincent Fleming, Jr. died after a long heroic fight against pancreatic cancer on Monday May 25, 2015 at Speare Memorial Hospital with his family present. He was born on January 30, 1949 in Dorchester, Mass. to Lois Marguerite (Unangst) and Paul V. Fleming, Sr. He is survived by his wife Kathleen (Ciandella) Fleming, his wife and his children Michelle Fleming, Jonathan Amann, Paul M. Fleming and Joseph Fleming. He also leaves behind eight grandchildren, Keegan John Fleming, Paul M. Fleming, Jr., Cullen Peter Fleming-Fencer, Alexander John Fleming, Zakory Knapp, Ian David Fleming, Joseph William Amann and granddaughter Fiona Olivia Amann . He is also survived by his mother, Lois Marguerite Fleming and his brothers David Fleming and Michael Fleming. Paul was an avid skier and enjoyed many years skiing on the mountain with family and friends. He was also the owner of his construction company (Paul V. Fleming and Sons) in Plymouth, Mass. and Hebron, N.H. Services will be held on Saturday, May 30th at 11 a.m. at the Union Congregational Church, Church Lane, Hebron, N.H. with the repast to follow at the community center in the church. In Lieu of flowers please make a donation to Paul V. Fleming Memorial Fund, PO Box 157, Hebron, NH. 03241.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00