Edith P. Schmidtchen

Jan 23, 2023

Edith “Edie” P. Schmidtchen, 96, of Bedford, passed away after a brief illness at the home of her daughter in Nottingham on January 23, 2023.


She was born in Manchester on August 20, 1926, the youngest of four girls to Claude and Ella (Poehlman) Worcester and grew up on Sheridan Street.


Edie graduated from West High School, Class...

Joan G. Butcher

Jan 20, 2023


Joan G. Butcher, 86, of Manchester, NH died on Friday, January 20, 2023 at Bedford Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, in Bedford, NH.  

Mrs. Butcher was born on February 10, 1936, in Sanford, ME, the daughter of the late Vernor and Della M. (Dearborn) Gerrish. She was raised in Lebanon, ME and attended local schools.  

She was employed...

Bruce E. Raymond

Jan 20, 2023

Bruce Earl Raymond, 65, of Manchester, NH passed away peacefully on January 20, 2023 at CMC after a battle with kidney and heart failure. He was born on November 15, 1957 in Haverhill, MA to the late Barbara S. (Rossetti) Raymond and Earl Raymond.

Growing up in Haverhill, MA, Bruce was always near his family who he loved dearly. He...

Louise E. Day

Jan 19, 2023

Louise E. Day, 79, of Boscawen, died Thursday, January 19, 2023, following a very brief illness.

Louise was born in Franklin, NH February 10, 1943 to Clifford and Marcia (Remington) Leavitt. She was raised in Northfield and attended Winnisquam High School. She began working at the very early age of 11, helping to take care of an elderly woman in...

Irene R. Charpentier

Jan 17, 2023


Irene R. Charpentier, 89, of Manchester, NH died on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at the Granite VNA Hospice House, in Concord, NH.  

Mrs. Charpentier was born on October 6, 1933, in Suncook, NH, the daughter of the late Alcide and Marie Rose (Breton) Martin.  

Prior to her retirement, Mrs. Charpentier was employed as a bank clerk and...

Virginia Simpson

Jan 17, 2023

Virginia Simpson, 81, of Northfield, NH, passed away peacefully at home on January 17, 2023. Born in Boston on February 26, 1941, she was a daughter of the late Vito and Mary (Mirabito) Adamo. She spent many years with her late husband, Ronald Simpson, until his death in 2011.

Virginia was raised in Boston (Pronouncing the H funny and all)...

Samson Duclair

Jan 16, 2023

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved Samson Duclair. 

Samson was born on May 22,1955 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti to Francois Duclair and Lucira Dubuche-Duclair. He grew up with 8 brothers and sisters who he loved and adored.

At the young age of 9, Samson started working to help support his family. As...

Robert B. Green

Jan 16, 2023

Robert B. Green, 76, of Littleton, New Hampshire, passed away on January 16 after a long battle with congestive heart failure. 

Born and raised in Littleton, NH, Robert, aka Bob or Bobby, graduated from Littleton High School and later received a degree in engineering from Wentworth Institute. After years of working and exploring Bob settled in his hometown - his...

Morris (Mo) Albert Donahue

Jan 16, 2023


Morris (Mo) Albert (Lawrence) Donahue, beloved husband, devoted family member and traveler died on Monday, January 16, 2023, at the age of 63.


Mo was born on Friday, January 1, 1960 and heralded as the first baby of the year in Meriden, CT.  Beloved son of Barbara Y. Twombly and Paul E. Twombly. Mo later graduated Whittier Regional...

Helen Haynes

Jan 15, 2023

Helen Marion Thompson Haynes was born August 8, 1931 and passed away on January 15, 2023. She was a resident of Littleton, New Hampshire.