LACONIA —Robert L'Heureux, passed away peacefully with his wife, Penny, and niece, Janine, by his side on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at Forestview Manor Assisted Living in Meredith. He was 86.
Born on Oct. 21, 1928, in Berlin, he was the son of Joseph and Marie (Cusson) L'Heureux.
He served in the Army as a corporal and was a veteran of the Korean War.
He retired in 1983 from Brown Company/James River Corp. after 37 years of service. After his retirement he spent the winters in Davenport, Fla., and the summers at his camp in Locke Mills, Maine. In more recent years he spent his summers on Paugus Bay in Laconia.
Robert was a communicant of St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. He was a member of the VFW.
One of Robert's greatest joys was playing Santa Claus for generations of his nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, and his first wife Doris Allain who passed away April 23, 2009, he was predeceased by six sisters, Simone Bisson, Rita Horner, Florette Boucher, Claire Labbe, Anita L'Heureux and Jeanne Grenier; three brothers, Rene L'Heureux, Roland L'Heureux and Edward L'Heureux.
He leaves behind his wife, Penny L'Heureux of Laconia; a stepdaughter, Julie Rush of Londonderry: two step grandsons, Michael and Andrew Rush of Londonderry; his sister, Fernande Roy and husband Norman; a brother, Aime L'Heureux and wife Vivian; a brother in-law Ernest Allain; sisters-in-law Cecile Allain and Priscilla Landrigan; three special godchildren Janine Gagnon, Shawn Landrigan and Paul Roy; numerous nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish in Berlin with
Monsignor Eddy Bisson officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Berlin at a later date.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High St. in Berlin, using the School Street entrance.
In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to Androscoggin Valley Hospital, 59 Page Hill Road, Berlin, NH 03570, or to Good Shepherd Parish, 57 Emery St., Berlin, NH 03570
Last Updated on Monday, 24 November 2014 09:46
WOLFEBORO — Maxine L. (Hanes) Seeley, 85, formerly of Center Tuftonboro, passed away on Nov. 21, 2014, at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital.
She was born on Oct. 8, 1929, in Providence, R.I., the daughter of the late Carl and Fern (Silbaugh) Hanes.
Maxine attended Providence Bible Institute from 1950 to 1954. She grew up in western New York, and later moved to Erie, Pa. Maxine met her late husband, Milton H. Seeley, at the Providence Bible Institute. The two were married in July 1954 in Buffalo, N.Y.
She worked at various jobs, including Shawmut Bank in Boston, and the Lynn Daily Item.
In her later years she worked as a caregiver for families in Greater Wolfeboro area, and at the First Christian Church. Maxine had a passion to worship God and to do God's good will. In her earlier years, she also enjoyed singing in the choir.
Maxine enjoyed walking and viewing the nature that surrounded her. She was an avid reader and loved to sing. She liked to go apple and berry picking. Maxine loved family gatherings. She loved all animals, but most of all was her dog.
Camping was a activity that she shared with her husband and children. They would camp in the Lakes Region and other New England and New York destinations. She and her husband had a great trip to Germany and while there they visited other European countries. This trip was a highlight of their life.
In 1994 Maxine and her husband retired to Tuftonboro. In the past couple years Maxine has resided at the Wolfeboro Bay Care Center.
Maxine is survived by her loving family, her son, Mark Seeley (wife Karen) of Rockland, Mass., Marilyn Farley (husband Alan) of Wolfeboro, and Martha Gagnon (husband Peter) of Lynn, Mass.; six grandchildren, Apryle, Ben, Isaac, Rebecca, Deryk, and Kyle; and three great-grandchildren; her brothers, James Hanes (wife Shirley) of Glen Burnie, Md., and Carl (Don) Hanes (wife Linda) of Erie, Pa.; and a sister Shirley Lundstrom of Cuyhoga, Ohio.
She was predeceased by a son, Marlon Seeley who died Nov. 17, 2001.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held on Nov. 29, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the First Christian Church on 83 North Main St., Wolfeboro, followed by interment at the Townhouse Cemetery, Tuftonboro.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the First Christian Church Memorial Fund or Meals on Wheels, PO Box 453, Wolfeboro NH, 03894.
If you wish to express condolences or leave a fond memory please go to www.lordfuneralhome.com.
Last Updated on Monday, 24 November 2014 09:39
MEREDITH — Margaret Irene Tyson, 75, of Meredith, passed away Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, surrounded by her family.
Born Dec. 4, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Velma Chase, of Meredith.
Margaret served in the Army.
She was predeceased by her husband, William Tyson, of Virginia; siblings, Harold "Bouff" Chase, Florence "Flip" Weeks, Betty Dame, and Lorraine "Rainey" Mauro.
Margaret is survived by her four children, Charles Cram and wife Wanda Cram, Raymond Cram and wife Lori Cram, Laurie Fox and husband David Fox, Lee Cram and wife Sue Cram, her "adopted" son, Troy L. Barr and wife Candy L. Barr; her brother, Ronald Chase, of Meredith; and her sister, Teresa Gallagher, of Florida; her grandchildren, Elizabeth Smith (Martin) and husband Lee Smith, Bryan Cram and wife Paula Cram, Jamie L. Smith and husband James Smith, Theodore Krampitz, Aurora Davis, Matthew Cram, Al Davis; and several beloved nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will not be held. A graveside ceremony will be held at the Meredith Village Cemetery on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at 1 p.m. The Rev. Edward J. Charest, pastor emeritus of the Plymouth United Methodist Church, will officiate. A celebration of life is planned following the graveside service. Please check www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com for updates on location.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make a donation in Margaret's name to the Moultonborough Lions Club.
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are assisting the family. For Margaret's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com
Last Updated on Monday, 24 November 2014 09:36
PORTSMOUTH — Caitlyn Raheegie Morris , 34, of Portsmouth, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 20, surrounded by her loving family.
Caitlyn as born in Meredith on Oct. 14, 1980, to Kim and Holly Cedarstrom.
Caitlyn graduated from Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith, and went on to receive a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of New Hampshire and a Masters in Fine Arts from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Caitlyn was married to Eric Morris on Aug. 2, 2014.
Anyone who had the pleasure of getting to know Cait understands that the world will never be as bright as when Cait was in it. She was beautiful, strong and full of life. She feared no challenge and took nothing for granted. She showed us all how to live life to the fullest and how to be brave when things got hard. She saw and accomplished more in 34 years than many of us will with twice as many years. There is nothing that can replace the energy she shared with the world.
Caitlyn is survived by her sister, Maggie; her parents, Kim and Holly; and her husband, Eric.
Caitlyn's wonderful spirit, joy and talents will be celebrated on Sunday, Nov. 30, at Brazo Restaurant in Portsmouth, from 4 to 7 p.m. Anyone who knew and loved Cait is welcomed to come and remember her light.
Last Updated on Monday, 24 November 2014 09:23