Sandown, NH — Paula J. Ciaraldi, 68, of Sandown, N.H. (formerly of Methuen, Mass.) passed away peacefully on April 3, 2013, at the Hyder Family Hospice House with her family at her side. She was the loving wife of Carl Ciaraldi with whom she shared 38 years of marriage.
Born in Lawrence, Mass., in 1945, Paula was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anita (Dufresne) Fournier. She graduated from Lawrence High School and worked as an office manager for Kenney & Co. for many years.
Besides her husband, Carl, she leaves her two daughters, Brenda Hamel and her partner, Richard A. Pulsifer of Hampton, N.H., and Cheryl Hayden and her husband, Bradford of Sandown, N.H. She also leaves a sister, Gail Fournier of Byfield, Mass.; a brother, David Fournier of New Jersey; and her three loving grandchildren, Melanie and Melissa Hamel and Casey Hayden.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to visit on Monday, April 8, 2013, at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen, MA from 3 to 6:30 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 6:30 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations in Paula's name to Amedisys Hospice, 1 Commons Dr., Londonderry, NH 03053 or the Hyder Family Hospice House, 285 County Farm Rd., Dover, NH 03820. Please see www.cataudellafh.com for directions or to leave the family a condolence.