Daryl E. Smith

GROTON — Daryl E. Smith 38, of Smith Road, died suddenly, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 at Speare Memorial Hospital in Plymouth.  He was born in Laconia, the son of Edward and Vikki (Matthews) Smith and had been a lifelong resident of Groton.  More...

Posted 2/9/2016 04:04 PM

Marilyn A. Dunnet

TILTON — Marilyn A. Dunnet, 94, passed away of natural causes on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at the New Hampshire Veterans Home in Tilton.Marilyn was born in East Hebron, on Oct. 15, 1921 the daughter of Walter Richard and Florence (George) Merrill. More...

Posted 2/9/2016 03:57 PM

Michael J. Sevigny

LACONIA — Michael J. Sevigny, of Warner, passed away peacefully at the Hospice House in Concord on Feb. 5, 2016. He endured a long battle with multiple illnesses, but in the end he was comfortable and surrounded by his seven sons. More...

Posted 2/9/2016 03:42 PM

Linda K. Hall

GILFORD — Linda K. Hall died peacefully in Sun City, Ariz. Linda K. Hall was born on March 17, 1940 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania to Martin and Kathryn Hall. They moved 5 months later to New York City and lived there five years during WWII. More...

Posted 2/5/2016 03:41 PM

Gary L. Nilges

NORTHFIELD — Gary L. Nilges, 60, of Northfield, died on Feb. 1, 2016 at Concord Hospital after a brief illness.Gary was born on Dec. 16, 1955 in Manchester the son of Elizabeth (DeBoer) and Karl L. Nilges, Sr. More...

Posted 2/3/2016 06:15 PM

Alexander Taylor Evans

LACONIA – Alexander Taylor Evans, 30, of 130 Endicott Street North, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.He was born on June 9, 1985 in Hanover, the son of Dr. Robert and Cheryl (Light) Evans. More...

Posted 2/1/2016 04:36 PM

Roland J. Mailloux

LACONIA — Roland J. Mailloux, 94, of Laconia, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2015, at home surrounded by his family.Rollie, known by many, was born in Lawrence, Mass., on April 16, 1921, the son of Napoleon and Alice Dionne Mailloux. More...

Posted 2/1/2016 02:59 PM

Diane D. Dargy

LACONIA — Diane D. Dargy, 69, of Shore Drive, died Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 at Lakes Region General Hospital. More...

Posted 1/31/2016 08:54 PM

Charles Wilbur Switzer

LACONIA — Charles Wilbur Switzer, 63, died on Jan. 4, 2016 in Nashua. He was born on April 7, 1952 in Laconia, the son of the late Charles W. Switzer, Sr. and Gladys (Ladieu) Switzer.He graduated from Laconia High School in the class of 1970. More...

Posted 1/28/2016 03:55 PM

Robert William Sears

GILFORD – Robert William Sears, 53, of 343 Old Lake Shore Road, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 at the Manchester VA Medical Center in Manchester. He was born on June 11, 1962 in Laconia, the son of William E. and Lulu E. (Roberts) Sears. More...

Posted 1/28/2016 03:04 PM

Patricia Ann Loring

LACONIA — Patricia Ann Loring, 84, of 175 Blueberry Lane, and formerly of Gilford, died on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 at Laconia Rehabilitation Center.Patricia was born on Aug. 8, 1931 in Dracut, Mass. the daughter of Joseph Z. More...

Posted 1/27/2016 04:31 PM

Jane Levin

Mrs. Jane Levin, wife of Dr Mortin Levin and mother of Christopher, Michael and Karen now sleeps with the angels. “sweet dreams baby" More...

Posted 1/26/2016 12:23 PM

Elizabeth S. Finnie

FRANKLIN — Elizabeth Stewart Finnie (Ronaldson), 86, of Franklin,  passed away peacefully in Phoenix, Ariz. on Jan. More...

Posted 1/25/2016 03:24 PM

William H. Adams

 NORTHFIELD — William H. Adams, 85, a lifelong resident of Northfield , died on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at the Franklin Regional Hospital following a period of failing health. More...

Posted 1/24/2016 08:18 PM

Amy Judith Fischer

Laconia —  Amy Judith Fischer, 69, of 175 Blueberry Lane, died on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 at Lakes Region General Hospital.Amy was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of the late Louis and Helen (Hershik) Robbins. More...

Posted 1/24/2016 08:14 PM

Dorothy W. Hall

CONCORD — Dorothy W. Hall, 85, passed away on Jan. 14, 2016 after a brief illness, at the Harris Hill Center of Concord. She was born Aug. 4, 1930, the daughter of Oscar and Rachel (Smith) White and grew up in Haverhill. More...

Posted 1/21/2016 04:11 PM

Leo O. Routhier

Laconia – Leo O. Routhier, 73, of Laconia passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016 at Massachusetts General Hospital.Leo was born in Berlin, NH on July 24, 1942, a son of Amedee and Camille (Roy) Routhier. More...

Posted 1/18/2016 03:48 PM

Deborah Ann Swanson

HOLDERNESS — Deborah Ann Swanson, 78, a lifelong area resident, died Wednesday morning Jan. 13, 2016 peacefully. Born December 23, 1937 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., she was the daughter of Philia and Andrew Deyo. More...

Posted 1/15/2016 03:33 PM

Douglas Paul Monahan

LACONIA – Douglas Paul Monahan, 80, of 30 County Drive, formerly of 71 Depot Street, Belmont, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016 at Belknap County Nursing Home in Laconia. Born on April 26, 1935 in Belmont, the son of the late Joseph P. and Bertha M. More...

Posted 1/14/2016 12:37 PM

Daniel R. Kuchinsky

ANDOVER – Daniel R. Kuchinsky, 47, of 231 Flag Hole Road, Andover,  died peacefully in his sleep the morning of Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. Dan was born on March 16, 1968 in Laconia, the son of the late George A. and Sally (Morin) Kuchinsky. More...

Posted 1/13/2016 03:44 PM

Kathleen A. Brough

BELMONT — Kathleen A. Brough, 53, died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 at Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia. She was born on July 8, 1962 in Laconia, the daughter of the late Earl James Jr. and Dorothy (Mitchell) Brough. More...

Posted 1/11/2016 03:21 PM

David Foss Cleasby

WINDHAM — David Foss Cleasby, 51, of Windham, died Thursday Jan. 7, 2016 at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester.    Born Sept. 10, 1964 in Hanover, he was the son of Dr. David and Elizabeth (Foss) Cleasby of Laconia. More...

Posted 1/10/2016 07:48 PM

Walter J. Vorse

BELMONT — Walter J. Vorse 98, of Belmont died peacefully at his home, Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015.Walter was born Dec. 3, 1917 in Leominster, Mass., son to the late Joseph and Agnes (Henighan) Vorse. More...

Posted 1/6/2016 10:48 AM

Walter “Walt” Albert Geery

LACONIA — Walter “Walt” Albert Geery, age 93, of Cinnamon Lane, Laconia, died on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015. He was born on May 27, 1922 in Richmond Hill Circle, N.Y., the son of the late Joseph Albert and Margaret (Hirsch) Geery. More...

Posted 1/4/2016 02:16 PM

Dean Erb

LACONIA — Dean Erb, 89, formerly of 21 Ledges Drive, died on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 at the Taylor Community.Dean was born on May 13, 1926 in Lynn, Mass. the son of the late Francis D. and Ada L. (Bryan) Erb. More...

Posted 2/10/2016 04:41 PM

Richard Arthur LaClaire

ROCHESTER — Richard “Dickie” Arthur LaClaire, 62, of Rochester, formerly of the Lakes Region, passed away at home on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer with his family by his side. More...

Posted 2/10/2016 04:20 PM

Richard R. Hancock

BELMONT — Richard R. Hancock, age 73, died on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at his home. He was born on Feb. 19, 1942 in Laconia, the son of the late Fred and Isabelle (Dube) Hancock. More...

Posted 2/9/2016 03:49 PM

Jonathan H. Hazelton

HILL — Jonathan H Hazelton (Johnny Johnnycake) passed away Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 surrounded by his wife and family at home in Hill. More...

Posted 2/9/2016 02:51 PM

Rhoda Madeline (Gilbert) Allard

NORTHFIELD — Rhoda "Nana" M. Allard, 95, a lifelong resident of Northfield died Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 at the Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen following a short period of failing health. Rhoda was born in Northfield, Dec. More...

Posted 2/9/2016 02:30 PM

Ericka Hyslop-Ames

ALTON — Ericka passed away peacefully on Feb. 2, 2016 at her Dad's home surrounded by her family and close friends. More...

Posted 2/4/2016 02:05 PM

Alma Bedell

LACONIA — Alma (Van Meter) Bedell, 96, Mallard Cove, Laconia, formerly of Pleasant Valley, Conn. passed away on Feb. 2, 2016. Born on Sept.9, 1919 in Laconia; she was the daughter of Rush H. Van Meter and Helen M. More...

Posted 2/3/2016 06:08 PM

John Alan Smith

MEREDITH – John Alan Smith, 88, formerly of Meredith, passed away Jan. 26, 2016, at the Cowichan District Hospital in Duncan, B.C., on Vancouver Island, Canada. He was born on Staten Island, N.Y., Oct. 27, 1927, to the late Norman Stanley, Sr. More...

Posted 2/1/2016 04:30 PM

June Gurall

LACONIA – June Gurall, 84, of 1480 Old North Main Street, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 at Genesis Laconia Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born on April 24, 1931 in Manchester, the daughter of the late Clarence and Eva Hollins. More...

Posted 2/1/2016 02:37 PM

Lura F. Riggs

FRANKLIN — Lura F. Riggs, 61, of Franklin, went to be with her beloved “Dickie on Jan. 23, 2016.Lura was born in Lowell, Mass. on Jan., 18, 1955, the daughter of Lincoln and Esther (Belcher) Riggs. She graduated from Laconia High School in 1973. More...

Posted 1/29/2016 03:53 PM

Doris D. Hickey

LACONIA — Doris D. Hickey, 93, formerly of 181 Belvidere Street, passed away at Belknap County Nursing Home on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. Doris was born Feb. 5, 1922 in Laconia, daughter to Joseph F. and Laura M. (Picard) Theberge. More...

Posted 1/27/2016 04:39 PM

Cecille R. Taylor

FRANKLIN — Mrs. Cecille R. Taylor, 95, a resident of Franklin, died at The Golden Crest on Jan. 23, 2016.She was born in Palmer, Mass. on July 24, 1920 the daughter of Arthur and Florina (Therrien) LaFortune. Cecille resided in Hingham, Mass. More...

Posted 1/27/2016 12:37 PM

Annette Claire Fleury

LACONIA — Annette Claire Fleury, age 66, died on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital. She was born on May 24, 1949 in Laconia, the daughter of the late Urban and Madeline (Belle-Isle) Fleury. More...

Posted 1/26/2016 12:07 PM

Mary Ann Perrin

Tilton — Mary Ann Perrin, 71, a resident of Tilton since 1966, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at the Lakes Region General Hospital.  Mary was born in Laconia on Oct. 12, 1944, daughter of the late, Robert and Elizabeth (Sanborn) Girard.  More...

Posted 1/24/2016 08:21 PM

Arlene Edith (Blake) Huckins

LACONIA — Arlene Edith (Blake) Huckins, 88, of Taylor Home Drive, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon.  Until moving to Laconia in 2011, she had been a lifelong resident of New Hampton. More...

Posted 1/24/2016 08:16 PM

Robert F. Anderson

WOLFEBORO — Robert F. Anderson, 87, of Wolfeboro, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016 following a period of declining health.Robert was born in Collinsville, Conn. on June 22, 1928 to Emil and Emma (Illausky) Anderson. More...

Posted 1/22/2016 03:17 PM

Steven LaChance

LACONIA – Steven “Flash” LaChance, 61, of Dartmouth St., formerly of Pearl St., died peacefully in his home that he shared with his sister and caregiver, Tina Thayer on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. More...

Posted 1/20/2016 05:06 PM

Carolyn Bidwell Tankard

Gilford — Carolyn Bidwell Tankard, age 85, died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 at her home in Gilford, with her daughter by her side. She was born in Providence, R.I. on September 25, 1930, the oldest daughter of the late John H. More...

Posted 1/15/2016 03:52 PM

Carolyn D. Hermalak

LACONIA — Carolyn D. Hermalak, age 79, formerly of Northfield, died on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016 at the Laconia Center Genesis Healthcare Facility. She was born on Aug. More...

Posted 1/14/2016 04:49 PM

Leona C. Belanger

LACONIA – Leona C. Belanger, 86, of 16 Taylor Home Drive, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016 at Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia after a short illness.She was born on April 11, 1929 in Bartlett, the daughter of the late Arthur P. More...

Posted 1/14/2016 12:32 PM

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Posted 1/11/2016 04:11 PM

Alice C. Purcell

LACONIA — Alice C. Purcell, age 88, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia. Alice was born on Jan. 31, 1927 in Paisley, Scotland, the daughter of the late Robert and Alice (Craig) Beaton. More...

Posted 1/11/2016 03:17 PM

Barbara Isabelle Ingoldsby

ALTON BAY — Barbara Isabelle (Hudson) Ingoldsby, age 94, of Alton Bay, died on Jan. 7 , 2016 surrounded by her family. More...

Posted 1/8/2016 04:04 PM

Marcella Lorette Willett

LACONIA — Marcella Lorette Willett, age 93, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 at the St. Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. On Feb. 3, 1922 in Manchester, she was born into a vibrant, sprawling and successful French Canadian family. More...

Posted 1/8/2016 03:53 PM

Carol A. Cleaver

Laconia — Carol A. (Begin) Cleaver 67, of Pine Street died peacefully with her loving family by her side Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016 at Concord Hospital following a long illness. Carol was born Jan. 31, 1948 in Laconia, daughter to the late Joseph A. More...

Posted 1/5/2016 03:46 PM

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