Diane S. Tessier

Apr 6, 2024

Diane S. Tessier, after a period of declining health, quietly passed away at her home on Saturday April 6 with her husband by her side. She was 76.

Born in Manchester on May 27, 1947, Diane was the daughter of the late Eugene and Emma (Bourgeois) Courteau. She was raised and educated in the Queen City and graduated from Central High...

M. Patricia Connor

Apr 4, 2024

The beautiful, sharp-witted and incredibly strong Mary Patricia (Ford) Connor of Bow, NH, 86, passed away on April 4th, 2024, with her loving husband at her side.

Pat was born on September 18, 1937, in Greenville, Rhode Island to parents William J. and Lumena (Delahunt) Ford.  She attended Saint Xavier Academy in Providence, RI, and was the Editor of her school...

Bernice J. Dean

Apr 2, 2024

It’s with a heavy heart that we announce that Bernice J. Dean, 82, of Manchester, died peacefully April 2, 2024, at Granite VNA Hospice House in Concord, after a period of declining health, surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Lynn, MA on August 4, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Eleanor (McWha) Erekson.   Bernice was...

Sr. Muriel Pelletier, pm

Mar 30, 2024

   Sr. Muriel Pelletier, pm (Sr. Marie Christilla), 97, of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, Manchester died March 30, 2024 at her residence.

   She was born in Nashua on April 9, 1926 to Napoleon and Albina (Levesque) Pelletier.   She made her religious profession in 1951 and served in the Congregation of the Sisters of the Presentation of...

Norma (Bolduc) Steiner

Mar 30, 2024

   Norma (Haines) (Bolduc) Steiner, 87, of Hooksett, passed away peacefully on March 30, 2024 at Community Hospice House in Merrimack after a period of declining health.

   Born in Warren to Wilbur and Cora (Morrison) Haines, she moved to Manchester where she pursued her education and professional career.

   Norma worked at Hesser Business College and Notre Dame College, both in...

Doris Rita Desmarais

Mar 26, 2024

Doris Rita Desmarais, 98, passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at Mt. Carmel Rehabilitation and Nursing Center surrounded by her loving family. 

Born in Manchester on March 13, 1926, she was the daughter to the late Hector and Irene (Rene) Fontaine. She worked for Evangeline Shoe Company and Pandora for many years. 

 Doris was a longtime active parishioner of St. Theresa...

Sr. Marguerite R. Gravel, CSC

Mar 24, 2024

Sister Marguerite Gravel (Alphonse de Naples) entered eternal life on March 24, 2024. Sister Marguerite was born in Springfield, MA on January 31, 1932. She was the daughter of Alphonse Gravel and Maria Bourassa.

Sister Marguerite is survived by sister, Marie Lombardi, of Southport, NC. She is pre-deceased by her brother, Mike Gravel.

A sister of Holy Cross for 73 years, Sister...

Marilyn L. Butler

Mar 24, 2024

   Marilyn Louise Butler passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on March 24, 2024, in Manchester, NH, at the age of 89.    She was born on July 5, 1934, in Hillsborough, NH to Charles and Marion (Blanchard) Butler.    Marilyn was a dedicated Nurse’s Aide for many years, providing care and compassion to those...

Warren H. Koch

Mar 24, 2024

   Warren H. Koch, 100, of Manchester, NH died Sunday, March 24, 2024, at RiverWoods, Manchester with family by his side after a period of declining health.

   He was born on October 29, 1923, in the Bronx, NY, the son of Elsie (Ruesch) and Henry G. Koch, and raised in Floral Park, NY. Warren graduated from St. Lawrence University in...

Carroll D. Page

Mar 24, 2024

Carroll D. Page, 79, of Lakeland, FL, formerly of Candia and Tilton, NH, died on March 24, 2024, at Lakeland Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.Born in Montpelier, VT on October 27, 1944, he was the son of the late Carl W. and Grace A. (Covey) Page.  Carroll was educated in Manchester, NH, attended Central High School and served...