Michael A. Neil


Michael A. Neil, 68, of Berlin, passed away on Wednesday October 11, 2017, at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. He was born in Berlin on April 19, 1949, the son of the late Kenneth and Margaret (Christman) Neil and was raised in Berlin. He entered the U.S. Navy upon graduation and made it his career. He then worked at the U.S.O. in Guam before returning to N.H. to raise his young son, Christopher. Michael was a member of the Heritage Baptist Church, did volunteer hospice work, and was a substitute teacher.

Family includes his children Jennifer Scully and husband Jim of Bakersfield, Calif., Kelley Robinson of Bakersfield, Calif., Brian Neil of Bakersfield, Calif. and Christopher Neil of Sterling, Va.; his siblings Ken Neil and wife Bobbi of Hooksett, N.H., Maggie Letellier and husband Bill of Berlin, N.H., Bruce Neil and wife Nancy of Gorham, N.H., Lisa Couture and husband Marcel of Berlin, N.H., Molly Chaloux and husband Wayne of Gonic, N.H. and Chris Lavigne and husband Steve of Berlin, N.H.; grandchildren Aiden, Dylan and Maxwell Scully of Bakersfield, Calif. and Brayden and Maliyah Neil of Sterling, Va.; nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by brothers Donald Neil and Robert Neil.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday October 16, 2017, at 6 p.m. at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 4 to 6 p.m., prior to the service. Interment will be at a later date at the N.H. State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, N.H. Donations in his memory may be made to assist with funeral expenses. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net and Bryant Funeral Home on Facebook.

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William L. Charles

William L. Charles, 60, of Loudon passed away peacefully, Oct. 10, 2017, with his family by his side at Concord Hospice House in Concord, following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in North Conway, the son of Lester and Alice (Aubin) Charles, he grew up in Bartlett, had lived in the Lakes Region working as a mason and had lived in Loudon for the past 23 years, finishing his career working at Northern Design Precast. Willie loved NASCAR, bowling, golf, baseball and watching wrestling.
The family includes: his mother, Alice M. Charles of Glen; two sisters, Marion L. Chamberlin of Holderness and Pamela A. Charles of Cleveland, Texas; two nieces, Heather and Millie; two nephews, Craig and Justin; two great nieces, London and Loreli and two great nephews, Caleb and Jordan. He was predeceased by his father and his beloved partner, Chris.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday October 18, 2017, at 11 a.m. in the Glen Community Baptist Church in Glen. There will be no visiting hours. Private burial will be in the Glen Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Concord Oncology, Concord Hospice House, or the charity of your choice.
The Furber and White Funeral Home in North Conway is in charge of arrangements. To send a message of condolence, or for more information visit www.furberandwhite.com

Viola D. Daisey

Viola D. Daisey, 89, of Old Orchard Beach, Maine formerly of Gorham, N.H., passed away, Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine, after a period of declining health. She was born July 10, 1928, a daughter of Sam (Santo) and Restituta (Poretta) Dalphonse. Viola was the loving wife of 67 years to James F. Daisey, Jr. She was a member of the former St. Margaret’s Parish in Old Orchard Beach now, Good Shepherd Parish and Holy Family Parish in Gorham.

Viola fully enjoyed her family and "get togethers.” Every meal was a feast to all. These will be greatly missed by everyone.

Predeceasing her were her parents, a daughter, Donna Marie Daisey; two sons, James F. Daisey III and William Daisey; two brothers, John and Carmen Dalphonse; and a sister, Mary Jane Adinolfi.

Family members surviving besides her husband of Old Orchard Beach, include two sons, Sam Daisey and his wife Anne, Old Orchard Beach; Karl Daisey and fiancee Nancy Poirier, Gorham; granddaughters, Kimberly Mulligan and her husband, Jonathan, Berlin, N.H.; Karen Daisey and Matt Leeman, Gilead, Maine; Dina Albert and her husband, Dan, Gilford, N.H.; Donna Couture and her husband, Scott, New Market, New Hampshire; Grandsons, Bill Daisey and his fiancee, Maygan Donovan, Milan, N.H.; Shawn Daisey and Michael Daisey, both of Berlin; James Daisey IV and his wife, Adriana, Bellingham, Mass.; six great grandchildren, Johnathan, Mulligan Jr. and Lilly Mulligan; Destiney and Hunter Leeman; Olivia and Elizabeth Albert.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, Oct.11, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Bryant Funeral Home, 1 Promenade St., Gorham, N.H. Interment will follow in the Holy Family Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday morning from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the service. In lieu of flowers those who desire may make memorial donations to Good Shepherd Parish, 271 Main Street, Saco, Maine, 04072. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.


RUN ON THURSDAY ---- Rose Y. Brault

Rose Y. Brault, 91, of Berlin, passed away on Sunday Oct. 8, 2017, at the Coos County Nursing Home. She was born in West Stewartstown, N.H. on Jan. 7, 1926, the daughter of Hector and Florence (Thibault) Benoit and raised her own family there. She lived for a time in North Stratford and in Nashua before moving to Berlin many years ago. She had been a member of St. Anne Church and was a very Christian woman. Religion and her family were very important to her.

Family includes her ten children George Prosper and wife Melvina of Newton, N.H., Agnes Ellingwood and husband Maynard of New Durham, N.H., Patrick Prosper, Sr. and wife Rebecca of Middleton, N.H., Bruce Prosper and wife Claire of Pocola, Okla., Norman Prosper and wife Kathy of Clinton, Maine, Marie Bullard and husband Richard of Phoenix, Ariz., Juanita Piloto of Phoenix, Ariz., Richard Prosper and longtime companion Cindy Vickers of Fairfield, Maine, David Prosper and wife Dee of Berlin, N.H. and Christine Morton and husband Harold, Jr. of Damariscotta, Maine; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; two sisters Irene Jeffers of Loudon, N.H. and Aleda Maurais of Canaan, Vt.; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husbands, Edwin Walter Prosper and Roland Brault.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at 1 p.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Interment will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin on Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Donations in her memory may be made to the Coos County Nursing Home, PO Box 416, Berlin, NH, 03570. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.