Salem, NH — Beatrice J. (Fiola) Theberge, 90, of Salem, passed away on Friday, September 27, at Salemhaven. She now joins her late husband of 65 years, Maurice, who was taken from us on November 1, 2011. Beatrice was born in Lawrence, Mass., and was the daughter of Adelard and Claudia (Roberge) Fiola. She graduated from Sacred Heart School and Fazio Hairdressing School in Lawrence. Bea retired from the Town of Salem in 1983. She was an auxiliary member of the VFW Post 8546, a member of Saint Joseph Church, a former member of the Salem Athletic Club, and a volunteer for the Salem Caregivers Organization. She was dedicated to her family, and is survived by her daughter, Janice Morrell and her husband, Richard, of Salem; her granddaughter, Candice Fioravanti and her husband, Michael, of North Kingstown, R.I.; her sister, Emma Guillette of Manchester, N.H.; and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: At Beatrice’s request, the arrangements are private and under the care of the Douglas and Johnson Funeral Home of Salem. Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to the New Hampshire Association for the Blind, 25 Walker St., Concord, NH 03301, for research for a cure for macular degeneration. To send a message of condolence to the family, please visit the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.