Edward "Buck" Putney

Nov 4, 2023


   Edward C. “Buck” Putney, Jr., 82, of Rye, died November 4, 2023 at Webster at Rye after a brief period of declining health.

   Buck was born in Manchester on March 8, 1941 to Edward and Jane (Mendzela) Putney.  He lived in Manchester for many years before moving to Rye 30 years ago with his wife, Dona.


Stella Therrien

Nov 4, 2023


Stella Therrien, RN, age 103, died Nov.4, 2023.

She was born in Bedford, NH, Aug. 6, 1920. She was the daughter of Alfred and Florida Bisson. She grew up in Bedford and graduated from West High School.

She trained and graduated from Hillsborough County Hospital in 1941. She did private duty and was employed by Elliot Hospital as Head...

Dr. Réal Gérard Boivin

Nov 4, 2023

Dr. Réal Gérard Boivin, 79, of Manchester, passed away on November 4, 2023, at the Community Hospice House, Merrimack.

Born in Manchester on May 19, 1944, he was the son of the late Gérard and Parmélie (Lessard) Boivin.

Réal attended St. Theresa Elementary School and La Salette Seminary for his first three years of high school and graduated from Bishop...

Lucille T. DeBlois

Oct 31, 2023

Lucille Therese (Florand) DeBlois (86) of Manchester died peacefully at rest on October 31, 2023, after a period of declining health.

                Born on April 3, 1937, in Manchester, she was the daughter of Rosario and Aurore (Frechette) Florand. She attended St. George Grammar School and graduated from St. George High School.

                Lucille was a devoted wife to her...

Mark A. Simpson

Oct 31, 2023


   Mark A. Simpson, 63, of Henniker, died peacefully at his home on October 31, 2023 after a brief illness.

   He was born in Lawrence, MA on November 21, 1959 to Arthur and Barbara (Cassidy) Simpson.  He spoke fondly of growing up with his brothers, sister and cousins whom he considered his “partners in crime”. After being honorably...

Jean R. Chagnon

Oct 28, 2023


   Jean Robert-Joseph Chagnon, 77, died on Saturday, October 28, with his loving family by his side. He fought a valiant battle against ALS after retiring from his 50-year dental practice in July 2022. Jean was born in Goffstown, NH, to Rose-Ida and Roger Chagnon on January 22, 1946. He grew up in Pinardville where he had many adventures...

Adolfo A. Camacho Rivero

Oct 26, 2023

Adolfo A. Camacho Rivero, 83, of Manchester died Thursday October 26, 2023 peacefully at his home with his family by his side after a long fought battle with metastatic bladder cancer.

Born July 6, 1940 in Matanzas Cuba, he was the son of Pedro Adolfo Camacho and Daria Camacho Rivero.  He was the oldest of six with five younger sisters. ...

Benjamin M. Carnahan

Oct 24, 2023


Benjamin “Ben” M. Carnahan 52, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at Catholic Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family and friends.

Born in Manchester on January 16, 1971, the son of Richard and Joan (Tappin) Carnahan. He earned his associates in computer sciences and went on to work in  information technology for 30 years at Liberty Mutual...

Constance B. Cronin

Oct 24, 2023

Constance B. Cronin, 95, of Bristol, RI, formerly of Manchester, NH died Wednesday October 24, 2023 after an illness.

Born August 3, 1928 in Manchester, NH, she was the daughter of Ernest & Violet (Michaud) Boisvert.  She was a graduate of St. Joseph’s High School.  In 1951 she married her husband Justin A. Cronin and they enjoyed 40 years of...

Alice C. Martel

Oct 24, 2023

Alice C. Martel, 99, of Manchester died Tuesday October 24, 2023, after a period of declining health.

Born June 28, 1924, in Winooski, VT, she was the daughter of Alfred and Sarah Marie (Bessette) Sansoucy.  She grew up and worked in Winooski, VT.  On August 6, 1949, she married her husband Rolland Martel, and they enjoyed 32 years of marriage...