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Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Monday, April 14, 2014
  • Alfred J. Demers Jr., 67

    Seabrook, NH — Alfred J. Demers Jr., 67, of Seabrook, N.H., passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 12, at his sister’s home in Lawrence. Alfred was born in Lawrence, and was the son of the late Alfred Sr and Yvette (Audy) Demers. He was raised and educated in Methuen, and was also served as an altar boy at St. Monica’s Parish for many years. In addition to owning Busy Bee Arcade and Mom & Pops Variety Store, both in Plaistow, Alfred also dedicated over 40 years of his life working for Market Basket.

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  • Barbara A. (Bayek) Lapinskas, 84

    Plaistow, NH — Barbara A. (Bayek) Lapinskas, 84, died on Friday, April 11, 2014, at her home, following a long illness.

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  • Eolanda Madensky, 94

    Andover — Eolanda (Reppucci) Madensky, of Andover, passed away peacefully on April 12, 2014, at age 94, surrounded by her loved ones.

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  • Jessica E. Petkewich, 48

    Bradford — Jessica E. (Newby) Petkewich, 48, of Bradford, died on Saturday afternoon, April 12, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House, Haverhill, surrounded by her family.

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  • John A. Cappello, 82

    Andover — John A. Cappello, 82, of Andover, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday April 12, 2014, at home. He was born in Lawrence, Mass., and was the son of the late Emanuel and Mary (Polisano) Cappello.

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  • Pauline M. (Hussey) Gormley

    Groveland, MA — Pauline Marie (Hussey) Gormley, 87, longtime Groveland resident, passed peacefully on Saturday morning at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill, with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of 62 years of the late Joseph T. Gormley, who died September 20, 2010.

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  • Sophie E. (Pasamon) Radziwill, 93

    Salem, NH — Sophie E. (Pasamon) Radziwill, 93, of Salem, N.H., died on Saturday, April 12, at Baker-Katz Nursing Home in Haverhill, Mass. Sophie was born and educated in Lawrence, Mass. She retired from Sanders in Manchester. She previously worked at Bellock Industries in Lawrence, Mass.

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  • Walter P. Stiebitz, 96

    North Andover — Walter P. Stiebitz, 96, formerly of Bryant Woods, Atkinson, N.H., passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014, at the Prescott House, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.

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  • Sunday, April 13, 2014
  • Adrien H. Berthiaume, 77

    LEE, NH & WORCESTER — Bert quietly slipped away from us on Monday, April 7, 2014, at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston, with his family at his side. Born in Worcester, Mass., he was the son of the late Horace A. and Aline J. (Rock) Berthiaume. He had lived in Millbury, Auburn and Worcester in his younger years.

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  • Charles H. 'Charlie' Brown, 80

    Danville, NH — Charles H. Brown, 80, of Danville, N.H., passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Exeter Hospital, following a long, courageous battle with cancer.

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  • Claire (Johnson) Paine, 81

    Methuen — Claire (Johnson) Paine, 81, of Methuen, passed away on April 10, 2014, at Lawrence General Hospital. Claire was the beloved wife of the late Jack Paine. She was the devoted mother of Kenneth Paine, Kathy Lavoie and her husband, Eli, Tim Paine, Susan Sciuto and her husband, Steve, James Paine, Mary Ellen Allain and her husband, Peter, Carolann Laverriere and her husband, Michael, Diane Vitale and her husband, Leon, Thomas Paine and his wife, Christine, and Nancy Paine. She was also the dear sister of Doris Skusivitch; cherished grandmother of Ryan, Jimmy, Brandon, Nick, Leon, Matt, Sarah, Danielle, Amy, Peter, Lindsay, Sean, Erin, Amanda, Michael, and Brittany. She is also survived by 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Frank and Agnes (Driscoll) Johnson; sisters, Evelyn Sullivan and Geraldine Favata; and brothers, Bud Johnson, Mike Johnson and Warren Johnson.

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  • Katherine T. Ruggiero, 88

    Andover — Katherine T. Ruggiero, of Andover, Mass., and New Port Richey, Fla., passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in New Port Richey, Fla. Katherine was born on December 19, 1925, in Methuen, Mass. She was the daughter of the late Gaetano and Theresa Bruno. She was the widow of Raymond F. Ruggiero, who passed away in 2005.

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  • Kathleen Hermann, 85

    Raymond, NH — Kathleen (McMullen) Hermann, 85, of Raymond, N.H., died on April 10, 2014, at Elliot Hospital, Manchester, N.H., after a long illness.

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  • Saturday, April 12, 2014
  • Ann J. (Bonfatto) Gurrisi, 88

    Windham, New Hampshire — Ann J. (Bonfatto) Gurrisi, 88, of Windham, New Hampshire, formerly of Lawrence, Massachusetts, passed away on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at the Parkland Medical Center in Derry, N.H.

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  • John Fusco, 90

    Lawrence — John Fusco, 90, a native of Lawrence, Mass., longtime employee at Honeywell Information Systems, and a decorated WWII radar system operator with the U.S. Navy, died on Monday, April 7, 2014.

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  • Katherine T. Ruggiero, 88

    Andover — Katherine T. Ruggiero of Andover, Mass., and New Port Richey, Fla., passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2014, in New Port Richey, Fla. Katherine was born on December 19, 1925, in Methuen, Mass. She was the daughter of the late Gaetano and Theresa Bruno. She was the widow of Raymond F. Ruggiero who passed away in 2005.

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  • Nikita T. "Nick" Comeau, 67

    Groveland — Nikita T. “Nick” Comeau, 67, of Groveland, passed away Monday, April 7, at his home.

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  • Sarah Malcolm, 93

    Methuen — Sarah Malcolm, 93, of Methuen, passed away on April 9, 2014, at the Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

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  • Sheila M. Young, 74

    Hampton, NH — Sheila M. Young, 74, of Hampton, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover.

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  • Friday, April 11, 2014
  • Gary R. Forcier, 56

    Danville, NH — Gary R. Forcier, age 56, of Danville, died on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, following a long courageous battle with cancer.

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  • Gregg E. Spaulding, 52

    Georgetown — Gregg E. Spaulding, 52, died April 5, 2014, at his home in Georgetown, Mass. He was born in Haverhill, Mass., on March 8, 1962, to Everett Spaulding and the late Doris (Williams) Spaulding.

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  • Paula R. Thompson, 67

    Seabrook Beach, Hampton, NH — Paula R. (Di Benedetto) Thompson, 67, formerly of Salem, N.H., passed away on April 9 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Arthur L. Thompson, her best friend for more than 50 years and copilot on many beautiful adventures in their 47 years of marriage.

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  • Phyllis Irene (Hamm) Ryan, 78

    Fremont, NH — Phyllis Irene (Hamm) Ryan, 78, of Fremont, N.H., died April 9, 2014, at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Mass. Phyllis was born in Lowell, Mass., on June 22, 1935, to the late Charles and Vivian (O'Malley) Hamm. Phyllis was a member of the Order of Eastern Star in Haverhill and the Brentwood Baptist Church in Brentwood, N.H. She was an alumni of Northern Essex Community College and worked for AT&T in North Andover for 25 years. She worked as a nurse in the infirmary at Philips Academy, Exeter, N.H. Phyllis had a love for being outdoors and on the water. She was an avid swimmer, boater, and water skier and with her husband and family, Phyllis loved to camp as well as travel across the country and internationally.

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  • Rita E. Cappabianca, 98

    Haverhill, MA — Rita E. (Carbone) Cappabianca, 98, of Haverhill, Mass., died Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at the Merrimack Valley Hospital, Haverhill.

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  • Robert E. Corriveau, 69

    Methuen — Robert E. Corriveau, 69, of Methuen passed away suddenly Wednesday April 9, 2014, at Holy Family Hospital. Robert was born in Lawrence and was the son of the late Joseph P. and Charlotte “Lottie” (Harmon) Corriveau.

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  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
  • Barbara S. (Clegg) Campbell, 75

    Plaistow, NH — Barbara S. (Clegg) Campbell, 75, died on April 8, 2014, at the Lawrence General Hospital in Lawrence, MA.

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  • Constance A. (Leveris) Duffy

    Bradford — Constance A. (Leveris) Duffy, 92, of Bradford, passed away Tuesday, April 8, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House.

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  • Dale R. Call, 88

    Chelmsford, MA — Dale R. Call, 88, of Chelmsford, and a former resident of Haverhill, MA for twenty-six years and Charlestown, MA for twelve years, died on April 8, 2014, at the V.A. Medical Center in West Roxbury, MA.

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  • Elizabeth Mary (Shannon) Sowick

    Merrimac, MA — Elizabeth Mary (Shannon) Sowick, age 96, longtime Merrimac resident, died peacefully Thursday afternoon at Penacook Place in Haverhill.

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  • Glenn C. Stewart

    Wolfeboro, NH — Glenn C. Stewart, 91, died on April 8, 2014, at Wolfeboro Bay Genesis after a period of failing health. He was born on December 24, 1922, in Exeter, NH, the son of the late Earl H. and Ethelind (Hoyt) Stewart. A graduate of Exeter High School and former longtime resident of East Kingston, NH, he had resided in Wolfeboro for the last six years.

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