Jane Grasso

Jun 21, 2023


   Jane Kennealy Grasso, 75, of Bedford, NH, passed away at home on June 21, 2023. She was born in Medford, MA on September 25, 1947 to the late John F. and Mary F. (Lyons) Kennealy.

   After an early career as a woman in STEM, Jane dedicated herself to homemaking and raising her two children with love. Later,...

Theresa C. Maynard

Jun 20, 2023

Theresa C. Maynard, 95, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 20, 2023. She was one of seven siblings now all deceased: Joseph, James, Dennis, Arthur Muise, Francis Martin, and Rose Surrett.

She was born on March 18, 1928 to Joseph and Mary (Babin) Muise in a tiny village of St. Anne de Ruiseau in Southwestern Nova Scotia. Theresa leaves a...

Normande Y. Aubin

Jun 20, 2023


   Normande Y. (Simard) Aubin, 93, of Bedford, died June 20, 2023 at her home after a period of declining health.

   She was born in Nashua on January 28, 1930 to Hector and Azilda (Thibeau) Simard.  She graduated from St. Marie High School and Notre Dame de Lourdes School of Nursing in 1952.

   Normande worked as a...

Theresa A. Rice

Jun 19, 2023

Theresa A. (Joyal) Rice 65, passed away Monday, June 19, 2023, surrounded by her loving family.

A wife, mother, a health care hero, a true and loving friend. You will be dearly missed by many.

Theresa is survived by her husband, Edward Rice; three sons, Kevin and longtime girlfriend, Ana, Adam and Brian;a brother, Richard and Donna Joyal; two sisters,...

Morgan M. Pratte

Jun 19, 2023

   Morgan M. Pratte, 35, formerly of Manchester, died unexpectedly in Manchester on June 19, 2023.

   She was born in Manchester on October 26, 1987 to Henry and Sylvia (Tobey) Pratte.  She grew up in Manchester and lived in the Boston area many years before moving to Philadelphia, PA three years ago.

   She earned a bachelor’s degree from...

John E. Hayward

Jun 17, 2023


John E. Hayward of Melbourne, FL, formerly of Manchester and Candia, NH, passed away peacefully on June 17, 2023 in Melbourne six days before his 90th birthday.


John was born in Manchester on June 23, 1933 to Roy and Edna (Fitzgerald) Hayward. He was a resident of Manchester and Candia for most of his life, spending winters in...

Jackson K. MacKenzie

Jun 17, 2023


Jackson MacKenzie, 34, of Boston, MA, died unexpectedly on the morning of Saturday, June 17, 2023, after a brief but courageous battle against anxiety and depression. He was the beloved husband of Benjamin Delaney, formerly of Westerly, RI. He was the cherished second son of Scott and Genevieve MacKenzie, of Bedford, NH.


In addition to his husband and...

Carmel M. Boissonneau

Jun 16, 2023

Carmel M. Boissonneau, 90, formerly of Amherst and Nashua, died June 16, 2023 at Hanover Hill Health Care, surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Manchester on December 26, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Reginald and Jeanette (Bergeron) Laplante.  She was educated in Manchester and was a graduate of St. Joseph’s High School.  She worked as an office manager for many...

John J. Kovacs

Jun 15, 2023

John J. Kovacs, 66, of Manchester died Thursday June 15, 2023 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center after a ten year battle with cancer.Born January 21, 1957 in Toldeo, OH, he was the son of the late John & Eileen (Shriver) Kovacs.  He grew up in Toledo until age 12 then the family moved to Anaheim, CA where John went on to...

Muriel A. Normand

Jun 15, 2023


Muriel Annette (Chabot) Normand, 79, of Windham passed away peacefully on June 15, 2023.


Born in Manchester on September 11, 1943, she was the only child of Edward and Annette (Dupuis) Chabot. Raised in Manchester, “Muri” was a graduate of St. Anthony’s High School and of the Notre Dame School of Nursing, and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in...