Jane Blais

Sep 9, 2022

Jane Blais, 64, of Bedford, passed away peacefully on September 9, 2022 surrounded by her loving family.

Jane was born on May 8, 1958 in Manchester where she spent most of her life. When she was 9 years old, she met the love of her life, Roland Blais, who also happened to be her next-door neighbor. Together they shared almost...

Ariel Rodriguez Ayala

Sep 9, 2022

Ariel Rodriguez Ayala was born on February 18, 1965 and passed away on September 9, 2022. He was a resident of Manchester, NH.

Lawrence D. Perkins, Sr.

Sep 8, 2022


Lawrence D. Perkins, Sr., 77, of Bedford, NH died on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at the Manchester VA Medical Center, in Manchester, NH.  

Mr. Perkins was born on September 27, 1944, in Jamaica Plain, MA, the son of the late Franklin and Dorothy (Corbett) Perkins.  

Mr. Perkins was a veteran and served in the United States Navy.


Mari Ann Jsirandanis

Sep 8, 2022

Mari Jsirandanis (formerly Godzyk) passed away peacefully on September 8, 2022. She was the light that lead us all through good times and bad and her presence could calm even the most difficult of situations.

Before retiring, she was an ICU nurse at Catholic Medical Center for many years. She is survived by her husband Donald, and her children, Jennifer...

William E. Kirkwood, Sr.

Sep 8, 2022

William “Bill” E. Kirkwood, Sr., aged 79, of Hinsdale, NH, passed away on September 8, 2022, surrounded by his family. Bill was born April 16, 1943, to Samuel F. and Gladys V. (Hood) Kirkwood in Brattleboro, VT. Spending most of his life in the Hinsdale, NH area, Bill attended primary and secondary school in Hinsdale before beginning his tour of...

Hannah Marie Fraser

Sep 7, 2022

Hannah Marie Fraser, 38, of Manchester, NH, passed away on September 7, 2022. Born in Berlin, VT on October 2, 1983, she was a daughter of Holly St. Onge and Mark Davis. Hannah was predeceased by her husband, Robert Fraser, in 2019.

Hannah spent her childhood in Waterbury, VT, and, as a child of a military family, in England and...

Mary Louise Severance

Sep 7, 2022

Mary Louise (Smith) Severance, 92, of Claremont, NH, formerly of Hooksett, NH, passed away peacefully in her sleep on September 7, 2022.

She was born in Milford, NH, on January 8, 1930, daughter of the late Louis R. and Elizabeth (Frye) Smith. Prior to her marriage, she was a private care LPN. Family was her most important treasure, as...

Marc P. Couturier

Sep 6, 2022

Marc P. Couturier, 62 of Manchester, NH passed away at Elliot Hospital on September 6, 2022. Born in Manchester on April 1, 1960, he was a son of the late Donald and Cecile (Jean) Couturier.

Marc was a graduate of Saint Anselm College. His hobbies included reading, meditation, cooking, horticulture, theatre, music and baseball. In his younger years, he was...

Lillian Mearns DeHart

Sep 6, 2022

Lillian Mearns DeHart, 94, passed away on September 6, 2022, at Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen, New Hampshire.

Born in Wilmington, DE, Lillian was the daughter of George and Carrie (Bothwell) Mearns of Carneys Point, New Jersey.  After graduating from Penns Grove Regional High School in 1945, she became a devoted wife and mother and lived a life of...