Stella Hewitt

Feb 23, 2023


   Stella (Blasik) Hewitt of Manchester, NH died peacefully on February 23rd 2023 surrounded by her family.

   Born in Manchester, NH she was the daughter of Ignacy and Bronislawa (Orlop) Blasik. She attended West High School in Manchester, NH.

   Prior to her retirement Stella had worked at Jewel Electric in Manchester, NH.

   Stella was an active...

Henry B. "Hank" Roy

Feb 22, 2023

Henry B. “Hank” Roy, 79, of Hooksett died unexpectedly in the arms of his wife, whom he affectionately referred to as “his angel”, on February 22, 2023.

Born in Manchester on June 17, 1943, he was the son of the late Henry N. and Irene (Hemond) Roy. He was a lifelong resident of the Queen City, having graduated from St....

Arlene T. O'Neill

Feb 21, 2023


Arlene (Talty) O’Neill, 85, of Bedford died unexpectedly on February 21, 2023. Born in Manchester, N.H. on September 27, 1937, she was the daughter of Francis X. and Catherine A. (McIntyre) Talty.

Arlene grew up in Manchester and attended Saint Raphael Grammar School and Manchester High School West where she was a majorette and earned many class superlatives.  She...

Gloria E. Messier

Feb 21, 2023

Gloria E. Messier, 90,  of Manchester, died peacefully on February 21, 2023, at her residence.

Born in Manchester, NH on January 9, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and (Leona Bosse) Messier.  She was a graduate of Central High School and a lifelong resident of the Queen City.  Gloria was a ballerina and loved ballet.  She owned...

Marigrace O'Leary

Feb 20, 2023

Marigrace O’Leary, 63, of Manchester, died unexpectedly at her residence on February 20, 2023. Born in Brighton, MA on February 26, 1959, she was the daughter of the late Charles J. and G. Janet (Small) O’Leary. She was educated in Melrose, MA and graduated from Our Lady of Nazareth Academy. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from St. Anselm College and...

Barbara A. Doody

Feb 19, 2023

Barbara A. (Regan) Doody, Age 87, of Goffstown, NH, died while sleeping peacefully at her nieces’ home in Fairhaven, MA, surrounded by family, on February 19, 2023.

Barbara was the second-born child of the late John and Mary (Muolo) Regan of Cochituate, MA.  

She is survived by her children, Michael Doody and his wife, Kathy, Sean Doody and his...

Robert C. O'Neill

Feb 18, 2023


Robert C. O’Neill, 88, of Bedford died peacefully on February 18, 2023. Born in Manchester on October 19, 1934, he was the son of Thomas and Delia (Conneely) O’Neill both of whom emigrated from Ireland.

Known to many around Manchester as “Blue Eyes”, “Bobby O”, “Shoes”, “Mr. O”, and “The Sen” he had countless friends and knew someone everywhere...

Lionel T. Dearborn, Jr.

Feb 18, 2023

Lionel T. Dearborn, Jr., 79, of Manchester died Saturday February 18, 2023 after a period of declining health.

Born in Raymond, NH on February 6, 1944, he was the son of Anna (Gagnon) & Lionel Dearborn, Sr.  He grew up in Manchester and attended Manchester schools.

Lionel was a carpenter by trade.  In his free time he enjoyed fixing things,...

Catherine J. Gallagher

Feb 16, 2023


Catherine J. Gallagher, 92, of Manchester, passed away on February 16, 2023, at Hillsborough County Nursing Home, after a short illness.

Born in Manchester on March 15, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Garrett and Julia (Murphy) Barry.  She was educated in Manchester, was a graduate of St, Joseph School for Girls, class of 1948, and a...

Rachel T. Cassidy

Feb 15, 2023


            Rachel Therese (Tessier) Cassidy, 104, of Manchester died February 15, 2023 after a short period of declining health.

            Born in Manchester on November 4, 1918, she was the daughter of Alonzo and Bernadette (Durand) Tessier.  She was educated in the local school system.

            Prior to retirement, she had been a cafeteria worker for the City of...