PEMBROKE — Brian Roland Jordan, 56, of Pembroke, N.H. died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, peacefully at Concord Hospital. Brian was born Valentine's Day, 1958 in Hartford, Conn. Brian graduated from Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith, N.H. in 1976. In past years he worked as a tool and dye maker/machinist for N.H. Ball Bearing in Laconia, N.H.
Brian was an avid fisherman who enjoyed cold-water fishing on Lake Winnipesaukee and looked forward each year to the Winni Salmon Derby for another fishing marathon. He was an avid auto racing fan and enjoyed watching and attending races whenever possible. Brian loved to spend time with his friends and family, whether fishing or just talking. These were his happiest times.
Brian is survived by his mother, Lois Rush Jordan of Pembroke; his brother, Gary N. Jordan of Meredith, N.H.; and by his nephews, Kellen V. Jordan and his finance Jenny Maviki, and Kyle N. Tice, both of Pembroke. He was pre-deceased by his father, Roland N. Jordan.
There will be no calling hours. There will be a small farewell gathering of Brian's friends and family. They will say their final goodbyes and participate in the spreading of his ashes.
Donations may be made in Brian's memory to Concord Hospital Spiritual Care Services.
Last Updated on Friday, 17 October 2014 09:13
MEREDITH — Ann Therese Sullivan, 51, of Hillrise Lane, died suddenly October 14, 2014, at Lakes Region General Hospital, in Laconia.
Born in Natick, Massachusetts on February 12, 1963, she was the daughter of Leo Thompson and Mary (Mayer) Jordan.
Ann grew up in Natick and Haverhill, Mass. She was a graduated of Haverhill High School, class of 1981. She also graduated from the Laconia Technical School with her LNA certificate. She has been a resident of the Meredith area for the past thirty years.
Ann has worked for the past sixteen years as a secretary and a LNA at Concord Hospital, Concord, N.H.
Ann is survived by her husband, Daniel R. Sullivan of Meredith, her sisters, Leslie J. Thompson of Concord, N.H., Elaine P. Adams, Tampa, FL, her brothers, Bradford Thompson of Framingham, Mass., Matthew Thompson of Holland, Mich., two nieces, Leslie and Nicole Adams, and a nephew, Dana Matson.
A memorial service will be held in the Second Baptist Church, Sanbornton, on Monday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. The Rev. McMicken, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.
The Mayhew Funeral Homes and Crematorium, in Meredith and Plymouth, are assisting the family with the arrangements. To sign Ann's Book of Memories, go to; www.mayhewuneralhomes.com
Last Updated on Friday, 17 October 2014 09:00
LACONIA — Mr. Horace Bradford of Laconia, New Hampshire, date of birth January 17, 1926, passed away at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Mass. on September 13, 2014. Family and friends are asked to call Kevin Hannon at BIDCM at 617-754-2759.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 October 2014 08:49
OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine — John B. Swinehart, 58, of Old Orchard Beach, lost his battle with cancer Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, while at the Gosnell Hospice House in Scarborough where he was surrounded by family and friends.
John was born in Henniker, N.H., the son of Agnes (Cullen) Swinehart and Lewis Stanley Swinehart Jr. John attended Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith, N.H., and graduated from Bangor Community College.
John is survived by his three beautiful daughters, Mary (Rodney) Lake; and grandsons Walter and Frederick Lake of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, Alice Swinehart of North Carolina and Rose Swinehart of Old Orchard Beach; a sister, Anne Sweeny of Portland, Ore.; and brothers, Mark Swinehart of Concord, N.H., and Curt Swinehart of Exeter, N.H.; and Elizabeth Cabot, John's longtime partner, constant companion, and loving caregiver.
He was predeceased by his parents; and brothers, David and Lewis S. Swinehart III.
John retired from the Town of Cape Elizabeth where he had worked as a police dispatcher after 27 years of service to the community.
He was an active member of Bill and Bob's Club and longtime volunteer for the Parents' Associations at his daughters' schools in Old Orchard Beach.
At John's request there will be no memorial service. Arrangements provided by Hope Memorial Chapel in Biddeford.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in John's name to Hospice of Southern Maine (where John was a volunteer before he became ill), 180 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074
Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 October 2014 08:46