LAKES REGION — Kevin Eric Johnson passed away January 27, 2014 from injuries he sustained from an automobile accident on January 13 in Nashua.
Born in LaGrange, Illinois on June 19, 1957, he lived most of his life in Nashua and in the Lakes Region. A 1975 graduate of Nashua High School, he learned upholstery and sewing while still in school and went on to have his own business, Genesis Custom Auto and Marine Trim. He loved to travel, ski and go fishing, but the most important thing in his life was his family.
He was predeceased by his parents, Larry and Virginia Johnson and brother Arthur. He is survived by his children, Crystalynn Trent, Kimberly Johnson,and Jeremie Johnson, a grandson, Jeffery Trent the 3rd, one brother, Kenneth Johnson, three sisters, Nancy Zeloski, Beverly Fontaine and Janet Davidson, and many nieces and nephews.
Services: A memorial service will be held at the First Church, One Concord Street in Nashua on Tuesday, February 4 at 11 a.m. Family and friends are invited to attend. The Phaneuf Cremation Society of NH is in charge of arrangements.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014 07:50
LACONIA — Norman H. Sedgley, Sr., 94, of 103 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, died peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 of natural causes. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on May 27, 1919, the youngest of three children, to William and Emma (Bjurvold) Sedgley. He married his wife, Luella (Mulvey) Sedgley, who passed away in 1961.
He was a World War II veteran serving with the US Army Air Corps. He was a long time salesman retiring in 1992 when he moved to New Hampshire. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and Shriner who loved his role of making children happy as a Shriner's clown.
He is survived by 3 sons and 2 daughters-in-law, Norman and Karen of Belmont, Robert and Michele of Laconia, and Charles of Little Compton, RI, along with numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service is planned for 2 p.m. on Saturday May 17, 2014 at the Loudon, N.H Family Bible Church, 676 Loudon Ridge Road, Loudon, N.H. 03246.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.
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 Friday, 31 January 2014 09:00
MOULTONBOROUGH — Maureen Sue Nedeau, 59, of McCormack Lane, Moultonborough, died January 23, 2014, at her home, after a long illness.
Born in Laconia on August 4, 1954, Maureen was the daughter of Theodore martin and Patricia Ann (Rich) McGuigan.
She grew up in Meredith and graduated from Inter-Lakes High School, in Meredith. On November 30th of 1975, Maureen married Peter John Nedeau. She has been a resident of Moultonborough for many years.
Maureen owned and operated Mint Condition Cleaning Services, in Moultonborough for over ten years.
Maureen enjoyed the outdoors and loved to ski and go boating on their pontoon boat on Lake Winnipesaukee.
Maureen is survived by her husband of thirty-nine years, Peter J. Nedeau of Moultonborough, daughter Kristi Brooker of Moultonborough, son Tim Nedeau of Gilford, grandchildren, Hunter, MaKenzie, Autumn, and Mia-Lynn, brother, Ted McGuigan of New Hampton, sisters, Vicki Teed of Gilford, Heidi Kravchuk of Mansfield, CT, Sandy Blake of Meredith, many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family at a later date.
The Mayhew Funeral Homes and Crematorium, of Meredith and Plymouth, are assisting the family with the arrangements.
Last Updated on Thursday, 30 January 2014 10:43
MEREDITH, N.H./READING, Mass. — Joyce B. Conlan, 81, of Meredith (formerly of Reading, MA), passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Lakes Region General Hospital after a brief illness.
Born and raised in Medford, MA on August 23, 1932, she was the daughter of Walter and Doris (Kingston) Barnard. Joyce attended local schools in Medford, graduating from Medford High School. She went on to further her education at UMASS Amherst, where she earned her bachelor's degree.
Joyce spent many happy childhood years camping at Camp Andover, in Meredith and eventually became a camp counselor herself and spent many summers there as a dedicated employee. Joyce was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother; she loved spending time with her family, cooking for family and friends, was a talented glass painter and she also did stencil work.
She was a member of the Reading College Club, Reading Garden Club, and a 50 plus year member of the Reading Congregational Church.
Joyce is survived by her beloved husband of 59 years, Alan T. "Skip" Conlan, of Meredith; two daughters, Janet and husband H. Kirk Steen, III, of Marblehead, MA, Nancy Conlan, of Portland, ME; brother, Bruce Barnard and wife Carol, of Mashpee, MA; two grandchildren, H. Kirk Steen, IV, and Eric T. Steen, both of Marblehead, MA; brother and sister (in-laws), David Conlan, of Charlotte, NC, and Constance Wescott, of Salem, NH.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, February 3, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Mayhew Funeral Home (Rtes. 3 & 104), Meredith. Rev. John Davies, chaplain for the Central NH VNA & Hospice, will officiate. Interment will be held in the spring at Oakland Cemetery, Meredith.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joyce's memory to the Lakes Region Conservation Trust, P.O. 766, Center Harbor, NH 03226 www.lrct.org.
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are handling the arrangements. For Joyce's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com
Last Updated on Thursday, 30 January 2014 10:40