Dennis J. Blaine

DEERFIELD, N.H. — Dennis J. Blaine, 51, of Deerfield, N.H., died Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at his home.

Dennis was born in Methuen, grew up and was educated in Salem, N.H., graduating from Salem High School in 1976. He was a resident of Deerfield for the past two years, formerly of Parish, Fla.

Dennis was a Technical Engineer for Rockwell Corporation in Manchester, N.H. He was a member of the Elks. He was an avid outdoorsman, who enjoyed hunting with his dog "Shemp."

Survived by: his wife of almost 15 years, Robin Homsey-Blaine of Deerfield, N.H.; two sons, Aaron Blaine and his wife Sara of Bedford, N.H., Sean Blaine of Bedford, N.H.; stepson, Jarrod Pappalardo and his wife Elysia of Deerfield, N.H.; two brothers, William "Scott" Blaine of Salem, N.H., Daniel Blaine and his wife Mary of Salem, N.H.; sister, Bernadine Blaine of Derry, N.H.; three grandchildren, Jordan, Jami, and Ryli; father and mother-in-law, Samuel and Geraldine Homsey of Salem, N.H.; brothers-in-law, Samuel Homsey of Windham, N.H., Christopher Homsey of Salem, N.H.; sister-in-law, Sheri Homsey of Salem, N.H.; numerous nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: The funeral Mass is Monday, March 29, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, Salem, N.H. Calling hours are today, Sunday, March 28, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St., Salem, N.H. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Jordan Pappalardo College Fund, c/o Enterprise Bank, 130 Main St., Salem, N.H. To send a message of condolence to the family, view the obituary at

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