Service held for Aime Tremblay

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Aime Tremblay, of Berlin, N.H., on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Father Kyle Stanton as Celebrant.

The cantor was Denise Doucette accompanied by Sandra Patrick as organist. The altar servers were Bob Pelchat and Douglas Roy.

The pall was placed by his sons Jocelyn, Gilles, Jean and Guy Tremblay. His wife Lucia placed the cross. Serving as readers were his son Jocelyn Tremblay and granddaughter Sarah Tremblay. The offertory gifts were presented by his son Guy Tremblay and daughter-in-law Heidi Tremblay.

Interment followed at the Russian City Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were his sons Jocelyn, Gilles, Jean and Guy Tremblay and grandsons Adam and George Tremblay.

The service was well attended by family and friends near and far.

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Arrangements were under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin

Services Held for Anita Villeneuve

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Anita Villeneuve, of Berlin, N.H., on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Father Michael Sartori as celebrant. The cantor was Madeleine Jeffrey accompanied by Monique Lavertu as organist. The altar servers were Bob Pelchat, Joe Brasil, Ethan Corrigan and Aiden Corrigan.

The pall was placed by her children Susan Howard, Debra Demers, Derek Villeneuve and Daren Villeneuve. Her daughter Debra placed the cross. Serving as readers were Kerri Goulet and Eric King. The offertory gifts were presented by Jessi Demers and Max Howard. Her son Daren Villeneuve shared words of remembrances.

Interment followed at St. Kieran Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were brothers Danny LaBrecque, Conrad LaBrecque, Raymond LaBrecque, Paul LaBrecque and Andy LaBrecque and her brother-in-law Ronald Villeneuve.

The service was well attended by family and friends near and far.

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Arrangements were under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin

Obituary: Medora J. Snigger

Medora J. Snigger, 93, of Berlin, N.H., passed away on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at the Coos County Nursing Home.

She was born in Bowdoin, Maine on April 18, 1924, the daughter of the late Alphonse and Eleanore (Dion) Laberge, and lived in several areas before moving to Berlin in 1940. She has been employed by Brown Company in the towel room and for the Civil Service during World War II.

Family includes her siblings Annette Kilbride of Errol, N.H.; Anita Comeau of Berlin; Muriel Laberge of Berlin; Roger Laberge of Berlin; Jeffrey N. Laberge of Berlin; Constance John of Milton, N.H.; and Laurianne Beaudoin of Hanover, Maine; many nieces, nephews and cousins, and a special friend, Steven Woodward. She was predeceased by her husband Constantine Snigger, brothers Roland Laberge and Raymond Laberge and two infant brothers.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday Dec. 6, 2017, at 10 a.m. at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin, N.H. Interment will be in the New City Cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Donations in her memory may be made to the Coos County Historical Society, 119 High St., Berlin, NH, 03570. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.

 

Gloria J. MacDonald

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Gloria J. MacDonald, 74, of Milan, N.H., passed away on Friday Dec. 1, 2017, at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, after a period of declining health. She was born in Worcester, Mass. on Feb. 27, 1943, the daughter of the late Laurant and Lucille (Bernier) Bergeron and lived in Massachusetts until 1988, when she moved to New Hampshire.

Gloria loved being a mother, grandmother and great grandmother and loved being with her family. She enjoyed playing Bingo, painting, crocheting, playing on the computer and was an avid reader. She was a very social person who loved spending time with her best friend, husband Richard.

Family includes her husband Richard MacDonald of Milan, N.H.; her children Richard MacDonald Jr. and wife Emily of Berlin, N.H.; Brenda Hutker and husband Tim of Melbourne, Fla.; Bryan MacDonald of Milan, N.H.; and Gayle Secinore and husband Jim of Berlin, N.H.; grandchildren Alyssa, Jeffrey, Timothy, Andrew, Leeann, Michael and John; six great grandchildren; sisters Lois Soulor of Westboro, Mass.; and Linda Richard and husband Ernie of Westboro, Mass.; nieces, nephews and cousins.

There will be no services at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to The American Diabetes Association, PO Box 15829, Arlington, VA, 22215, or to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY, 10016. The Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.