Jacqueline Charland

Mar 21, 2023


Jacqueline Charland, age 84, of Manchester NH, died March 21, 2023 of Cardio heart complications.  


She was born in Berlin, NH on January 1, 1939 to Adrien and Regina Croteau (Marcotte).  In 1957, she graduated from Our Lady of the Mountains Academy in Gorham, NH as class valedictorian and was the recipient of a two year scholarship to...

Patricia Bournival

Mar 18, 2023

   Patricia Bournival passed away on March 18, 2023 after a brief battle with cancer.

   She was born on May 5, 1936 to Ernest and Yvonne (Brousseau) Desruisseaux and lived in Manchester for most of her life.

   She was a homemaker in her early years then earned a bachelor of arts degree in Psychology.  She went on to...

Joseph C. Houle

Mar 18, 2023

   Joseph Conrad Houle, 88, of Manchester was called home to our Lord and savior in the morning hours of March 18, 2023 after a brief illness. 

   He was born in Auburn on May 8, 1934 to Omer and Clara (Paul) Houle.  While serving in the US Army and stationed in Germany, he met the love of his life...

William R. Raymond

Mar 17, 2023

William (Billy) R. Raymond, 51 of Manchester died suddenly on March 17, 2023 in Fort Meyers, Florida.Born April 9th, 1971, He was the son of Andrew Paul & Lorraine Lena (Lavallee) Raymond. He was raised in Manchester and attended Manchester schools. He had a career as a dry wall finisher, owning and operating his own business.Those who knew him remember...

Thomas D. Noonan

Mar 14, 2023


It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Thomas Noonan, a beloved husband, father, papa, brother, and friend, on March 14, 2023.    Tom was born on August 23, 1946, to John and Mary Noonan, and grew up in Manchester, New Hampshire. 

He was the beloved husband of Shannon Noonan. He is survived by his son...

Gerard C. Descoteau

Mar 12, 2023

Gerard C. “Gerry” Descoteau, 71, of Manchester died Sunday March 12, 2023 after a period of declining health.

Born August 29, 1951 in Claremont, NH, he was the son of George & Gladys (Marquis) Descoteau.  He was raised in Claremont and attended local schools.  He also spent time living in Nashua and Weare.  Gerry worked for many years in the...

Jess D. (J.D.) Bowman

Mar 9, 2023

Jess Donald (J.D.) Bowman (74), Hooksett, NH, passed away peacefully at his home on March 9, 2023 of natural causes.


J.D. was born November 3, 1948 in Maryville, Missouri to Donald and Juel Bowman. He graduated from Fairfax RIII High School, in Fairfax, Missouri, class of 1966. In 1968 he married Sally Hunter, also of Fairfax, Missouri, and the...

Sr. Irene Dionne, pm

Mar 8, 2023

Sr. Irene Dionne, pm, (Sr. Ste. Marie de la Redemption), 96, of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, died March 8, 2023 at her residence in Manchester.

She was born in Manchester on December 18, 1926, the daughter of the late Henri and Bella (Brunelle) Dionne. 

Sr. Irene made her religious profession on July 2, 1946.  She obtained...

Joan T. Parent

Mar 7, 2023

Joan T. Parent, 59, of Manchester, NH passed away after a long courageous battle with breast cancer on March 7, 2023 at the Elliot Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Joan was born in Manchester, NH on April 8, 1963 to Roland and Theresa (Desmarais) Laflamme. She was raised and resided in Manchester. She was a graduate of Manchester West...

Marsha A. Journay

Mar 6, 2023

   Marsha A. Journay, 71, of Manchester, died March 6, 2023 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer.

   She was born in Manchester on November 10, 1951 to Warren and Ruth (Crane) Journay.  She lived in Manchester for most of her life.

   She earned a bachelor’s degree from Plymouth State College and a master’s degree in...