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Robert H. Chetty Sr.
Robert H. Chetty Sr., 61, of Bernard Road, Merrimack, died Feb. 7, 2000, at his home after a long illness.
He was born in Cambridge, Mass., on Sept. 4, 1938, son of the late Robert B. and Mildred I. (Hazard) Chetty.
Mr. Chetty graduated from Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, and received his bachelor’s degree from Yale University.
He was a resident of Amherst before moving to Merrimack two years ago.
Before retirement, he was employed at several businesses including Sylvania, Xerox, Simplex and DSR in Cambridge, Mass.
Members of his family include a son, Robert H. Chetty Jr. of Worthington, Ohio; a daughter, Karen Chetty of Sunapee; and a sister, Cynthia McRae of Fremont.
A memorial service was held Feb. 11 in the United Methodist Church of Milford.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Nashua Foundation for Mental Health, 10 Prospect St., Nashua, NH 03060.

Joseph A. R. LaBlanc
Joseph A.R. LaBlanc, 69, of Wheeler Road, New Ipswich, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2000, in the Harborside Healthcare Pheasant Wood Home of Peterborough, after being stricken with Leukemia in October of 1999.
Born in Leominster, Mass., Aug. 9, 1930, the son of the late Alderic LeBlanc, who died in 1993, and Delia (Leger) LeBlanc of Leominster, Mass., Mr. LeBlanc has lived in New Ipswich for the past 26 years.
Mr. LeBlanc served 26 years with the U.S. Army Quartermaster Divisions in both the Korean and Vietnam Conflicts.
After retiring from the military he spent many years as a woodsman cutting and delivering firewood in surrounding New Ipswich area towns.
He was a member of the VFW Harley-Sanford Post 4368 of Milford, and was an avid golfer and member of the Maplewood Golf Club of Lunenburg, Mass., for many years. He was a member of the Mason Congregational Church where he volunteered many hours of cooking for fundraising events.
Mr. LeBlanc was predeceased by a son, Richard W. LeBlanc, in 1999.
Members of his family include his wife of 26 years, Muriel E (Merrill) LeBlanc of New Ipswich; a son, Roger "David" LeBlanc of Whitman, Mass.; three daughters, Joyce Murphy of Danville, Sandra Roth of Fitchburg, Mass., and Katherine McNamara of Ashburnham, Mass.; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild; six brothers, Clarence LeBlanc of Louisville, Ky., Norman LeBlanc of St. Paul New Brunswick, Canada; Raymond LeBlanc of San Bernadino, Calif., John LeBlanc, Jerry LeBlanc and Andrew LeBlanc all of Leominster, Mass.; seven sisters, Theresa Ducette, Stella Graham, Jeannette Miller, Gloria Lafavbre, and Margaret Icabone, all of Leominster, Mass., 
Dorella Gordon of Fitchburg, Mass. and Linda Schwann of East Grand Forks Minn.; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
There are no calling hours. Memorial funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Feb. 19, in the Mason Congregational Church, Route 123, Mason. Interment will be in the Veterans Administration Cemetery in Bourne, Mass., at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice, PO Box 496, Peterborough, NH 03458; or the Aplastic Anemia Foundation of America, c/o Vince Westling, Chairman of New England Chapter, PO Box 254 Oakdale, CT 06470-0254.
The Nelson Funeral home, 32 Maple Street, Wilton, is in charge of arrangements.

Cecile E. Marchildon
Cecile E. Marchildon, 90, long-time resident of Amherst and Milford, died Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2000, at The Courville at Manchester. 
She was born in Lacolle, Quebec, Canada, on July 25, 1909, a daughter of the late Rosario and Mathilda (Lefevre) Couture. 
Mrs. Marchildon had been a resident of Manchester for the past three years and had formerly resided in Milford for 18 years, and Amherst for more than 30 years. 
She was a communicant of St. Patrick Church, Milford. She devoted her life to being a loving wife, mother and grandmother. 
She was predeceased by her husband, Edward J. Marchildon, who died in 1976.
Family members include two daughters and a son-in-law, Louise M. and Karl E. Norwood of Amherst, and Lorraine Marchildon of Canandaigua, N.Y.; six grandchildren, Steven G. Brooks of Lyndeborough, Peter J. and Tina Brooks of Newington, Conn., Alan S. and Alma Brooks of Monteviedo, Uruguay; Barbara A. Brooks of Merrimack, Christopher Norwood of Amherst, and Todd Norwood of Boston, Mass.; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. 
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Feb. 12 in St. Patrick Church, Milford. Burial followed in Riverside Cemetery, Milford. Donations in her memory may be made to Souhegan Nursing Association, 24 North River Road, Milford, NH 03055; or to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater NH Chapter, 10 Ferry Street, Suite 419, Concord, NH 03301.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements. 

Cecile J. Masten
Cecile J. Masten, 95, resident of Carlyle Place, Bedford, died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2000, at the Elliot Hospital, Manchester.
She was born in Norwich, Conn., on Aug. 20, 1904, a daughter of the late George and Mary (Weller) Stevens.
Mrs. Masten had been a resident of Amherst, for more than 40 years and had formerly resided in Walpole, for six years.
She was a graduate of Norwich High School, Norwich, Conn., and graduated from Ithaca Conservatory of Music, Ithaca, N.Y.
She had been member of Saint Andrews Episcopal Church, and the Order of Eastern Star Weathersfield, Conn. In addition, Mrs. Masten was a member of the Amherst Historical Society and the Amherst Congregational Church UCC, Amherst.
Mrs. Masten was predeceased by her husband, Edward C. Masten, who died in 1995. 
FamiIy members include a son, George C. Masten of Stratham; a daughter, Mary Louise Benson of Sunnyvale, Calif.; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. 
There are no visiting hours. A graveside service will be held at Meadowview Cemetery in the spring.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Souhegan Nursing Association, 24 North River Road, Milford, NH 03055.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.

Irene D. Orcutt
Irene D. Orcutt, 77, resident of Silver Lake Road, Hollis, died Feb. 11, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua.
She was born in Independence, Kan., on June 29, 1922, a daughter of Dallas D. and Ona M. (Walker) Kincaid.
Mrs. Orcutt had been a resident of Hollis, for the past seven years and had formerly resided in Milford, for more than 15 years and California for many years.
She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was an excellent cook and was well known for her homemade rolls.
She was predeceased by her husband, Donald B. Orcutt, who died in 1985.
Family members include five daughters, Deloris R. Marks and Gail L. Blackman, both of California, Donna B. Berna of Hollis, Yvonne M. Hylok of Nebraska, and Colleen K. Nichols of Missouri; a son, Dallas D. Orcutt of Hollis; 21 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Redmond of Ohio, and Margaret Butler of Arkansas; three brothers, Wayne Kincaid of Texas, Richard Kincaid of Nebraska, Harry Kincaid of Oklahoma; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was held Feb. 14, in the First Congregational Church of Milford. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Milford, at a later date.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Share Food Pantry, PO Box 27, Milford, NH 03055.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.

Erik K. Redemske
Erik K. Redemske, 18, died Feb. 3, 2000, at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., after a courageous battle with leukemia. Erik was born Nov. 6, 1981, in Nashua, the son of John Redemske of Milford and Ursula (Hendron) of Casselberry, Fla.
Erik’s family members include his parents; his sister, Julia Redemske of Casselberry, Fla.; stepmother and stepsister, Susan and Emily DeCloedt of Milford; grandparents, John and Phyllis Daeschner of Largo, Fla. and Robert and Dorothy Redemske of Chicago, Ill.; aunts and uncles, Sandra Redemske and Rob Macks of Greenfield, Mass.; Gale (Redemske) and Jim Morrow of Storrs, Conn.; Joyce (Redemske) Young of Milwaukee, Ore.; and Richard Redemske of Chicago, Ill.; and six cousins.
Erik’s passion was mechanics. He enjoyed rebuilding bicycles, sometimes reconfiguring them into unusual sizes and shapes. He enjoyed working on his pickup truck and helped friends work on their vehicles. Erik was a motorcycle and dirt bike enthusiast and had just started professional studies at the Motorcycle Mechanics Institute in Orlando, Fla.
Donations in Erik’s memory may be made to the National Children’s Cancer Society, 1015 Locust, Suite 600, St. Louis, MO 63101.

Katherine G. Skelly
Katherine G. Skelly, 90, of So. Pasadena Fla., died Saturday, Feb. 12, at her residence.
She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Mrs. Skelly moved to So. Pasadena from New York in 1980.
She was formerly a clerk at the Hanover Bank in New York, and was a member of Holy Name Catholic Church.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas J. Skelly of Long Beach Calif., and John Skelly of Wilton; a sister, Mary Benson of So. Pasadena, Fla.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The Gulfport Memorial Funeral Home, Gulfport, Fla., was in charge of arrangements.

Margaret N. Swiezynski
Margaret N. Swiezynski, 73, of Union Street, Milford, died Feb. 11, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua.
She was born in North, S.C., on Nov. 25, 1926, a daughter of Henry and Brunette (Robinson) Cook.
Mrs. Swiezynski had been a resident of Milford for the past 54 years.
She had worked for the N.H. State Liquor Store, Milford, for several years and had owned and operated Margaret’s Pizza in Milford, for many years. Mrs. Swiezynski retired after working as a receptionist for Label Art Company, Wilton.
She was a member and past president of Milford Lioness Club and Harley Sanford Post 4368 VFW Ladies’ Auxiliary. She was a member of the Milford Historical Society. In addition, she was the chairwoman of the local talent show and the annual Milford Labor Day Parade.
Throughout her life, Mrs. Swiezynski had been active on the local, state and national levels of the Republican Party. She was past president of the Milford Republican Committee, area Chairman of the Hillsborough County Republican Committee and a member of the New Hampshire State Republican Committee. She headed the campaigns for Gov. Hugh Gregg, Gov. John Sununu, Senator Judd Gregg, Congressman Chuck Douglas, Congressman Charlie Bass, and more recently, Gov. George W. Bush. She was the recipient of the Norris Cotton Award.
She was a communicant of St. Patrick Church, Milford.
Family members include her husband with whom she would have celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Feb. 11, Joseph L. Swiezynski Sr., of Milford; two sons, Joseph L. Swiezynski Jr. of Amherst and Michael H. Swiezynski of Manchester; a daughter, Darlene M. Goodin of Lancaster; six grandchildren, Ellie Swiezynski of Manchester, Matthew Swiezynski of California, Michael Goodin of Milford, Trevor Goodin of Lancaster, Beverly Swiezynski of hudson and Patrick Deware of Andover, Mass.; three brothers, Jimmy Strickland of North, S.C., Gene Gartman of Orangeburg, S.C., and A.B. Gartman of Corpus Christi, Texas; two sisters, Mary Peele and Jeannette Garrison, both of North, S.C.; and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 15, in St. Patrick Church, 34 Amherst Street, Milford. Burial followed in Riverside Cemetery, Milford.
Donations in Mrs. Swiezynski’s memory may be made to the Share Program, PO Box 27, Milford, 03055.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, was in charge of arrangements. 

Nelson S. Barnaby
Nelson S. Barnaby, 70, of Townsend, Mass., died on Feb. 13, 2000 at Deaconess-Nashoba Hospital in Ayer, Mass. after a long illness.
Mr. Barnaby was born on Sept. 1, 1929, a son of the late Chester A. Sr. and Anna L. (Ouellette) Barnaby of Brookline. He attended Brookline Elementary schools and graduated from Milford High School in 1947. He was an Army veteran of World War II and the Korean War.
Mr. Barnaby resided in Brookline and Nashua for several years before moving to Townsend 37 years ago. He was a pressman at Bemis Company in Pepperell for 36 years, retiring in 1991. He was also a security guard for many years at the old Sprague Electric Plant in Nashua.
He is survived by his wife, Ann E. (Soucy) Barnaby; two sons, Joseph H. Barnaby of Nashua and Donald B. Barnaby of Townsend, Mass.; a daughter and son-in-law, Nancy C. Janeliunas and her husband, James, with whom he resided; a brother, Donald J. Barnaby of Brookline; three grandchildren, Danielle S. Reevers, Bryan J. Janeliunas and Brandon J. Janeliunas.
Mr. Barnaby was predeceased by his brother Chester A. Barnaby Jr. of Townsend, Mass and his sister, Nancy J. Barnaby of Brookline.
Memorials in his name may be made to The Friends of the Townsend Library, PO Box 526, Townsend, MA 01469.

Carroll V. Hisman
Carroll V. Hisman, 66, Milford, died Feb. 14, 2000, at the Hospice House, Concord.
He was born in Troy, Vt, on Sept. 6, 1933, a son of the late Charles and Ila (Leavitt) Hisman.
Mr. Hisman had been a resident of Milford for the past 10 years and had formerly resided in Nashua for 10 years and Greenville and Mason for a number of years.
He was employed as a security officer at Teradyne Connections, Nashua, for 10 years.
Mr. Hisman was a member of the National Rifle Association and the Honda Gold Wing Association. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and was an avid reader.
He was a U.S. veteran having served in the Korean War.
Family members include his wife of 19 years, Louise M. (Anderson) Hisman of Milford; 7 sons, James A. Hisman, Alan C. Hisman, Eric J. Hisman, all of Clinton, Mass; Kevin B. Hisman of Dunn, N.C.; Richard R. Hisman of Jacksonville, N.C.; L. Richard Claar III of Merrimack; Michael A. Claar of Weare; 21 grandchildren; two great grandchildren; a brother, Everett Hisman of Westfield, Vt.; a sister, Joyce Kinne of Newport, Vt.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Feb. 17 in Milford. Burial followed in Riverside Cemetery, Milford. 
Donations in his memory may be made to the Souhegan Nursing Association, 24 North River Road, Milford, NH 03055. Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, was in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy E. Norwood
Dorothy E. Norwood, 86, of Sebastian, Fla., died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2000, at Indian River Memorial Hospital in Vero Beach, Fla. She was the daughter of the late Edmond and Rose (Haas) Harwood.
Before moving to Florida, Mrs. Norwood was a resident of Edgewater Estates in Wilton, and had lived in Lynn, Mass., for many years.
She was the beloved wife of the late Francis J. Norwood. She was predeceased by her sisters Edwina J. Harwood, Lillie Schmehl and Addie Daly.
Family members include a daughter, Carole (Norwood) Canney of Sebastian, Fla.; a son, John A. Norwood of Leesburg, Va.; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, May Sturtevant and Gladys Lindeman; a brother and sister-in-law, Chet and Evelyn Harwood; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Monday, Feb. 28, in the Smith and Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm St., Milford. Burial will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Wilton, at a later date.

Emma B. Wheeler
Emma B. Wheeler, 84, resident of Amherst Street, Milford, died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2000, at her home. 
She was born in Hillsborough, on Jan. 24, 1916, a daughter of the Alvin A. and Nettie (Scruton) Yeaton. 
Mrs. Wheeler had been a resident of Milford, for more than 55 years. 
She was a graduate of Hillsborough High School, class of 1933. She graduated from Plymouth Normal School, Plymouth and earned her bachelors degree in education from Plymouth State College, and her masters degree in education from Rivier College, Nashua. 
She served two terms on the board of directors of Plymouth State College, Plymouth, and received the Alumni Achievement Award in 1994. 
Mrs. Wheeler was a music teacher and had taught in schools in Deering, Washington, Milford and Amherst, having retired in 1976 from the Wilkins School in Amherst. 
She had served in the New Hampshire Legislature, District 10, for 12 years. She and her husband, Kenneth Wheeler were the first husband and wife to serve in the State Legislature in the country.
Mrs. Wheeler was a member of the N.H.O.W.L.S. and the National O.W.L.S. She was vice chairwoman of the N.H. Children, Youth and Elderly Affairs Committee . 
Mrs. Wheeler was a member of the Milford Republican Committee and served in many capacities including secretary and treasurer. She was a member of the county and state Republican committees and attended the 1974 and 1984 Constitutional Conventions. She served as a delegate to the national convention in 1984. 
Locally, she was a member of the Milford Historical Society and New Hampshire Historical Society. She was a member of the Milford School Board and Middle School Building Committee. In addition, she served on the Community House Committee and the 1976 Bicentennial Parade, Milford. 
In 1977, she was awarded Woman of the Year by the Business Professional Women’s Club, Milford. 
She was a 68-year member of the Auxiliary of the Son’s of Union Veterans of The Civil War and had served as past president, past department president and past national president. She was past president of N.H. Veterans Association Auxiliary, a member of Joe English, Hillsborough County, N.H. State, and National Granges. In addition, she was N.H. state chairwoman for legislative committee for New Hampshire Granges. 
Mrs. Wheeler was an accomplished musician and director of the junior and senior youth choirs at the Milford Baptist Church. She was accompanist for the New Boston Circle Singers for 10 years. She had also been the pianist for Granges and Auxiliaries across the United States. 
Family members include her husband, Kenneth T. Wheeler Sr. of Milford; a son, Kenneth T. Wheeler Jr. of Winston Salem, N.C., a daughter, Jacqueline Wheeler Johnston of Amherst; four grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; a sister, Martha Baldwin of Hillsborough; several nieces and nephews. 
Funeral services will be held today (Wednesday, Feb. 23) at 1 p.m. in The First Baptist Church, West Street, Milford. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Milford, at a later date.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Emma Yeaton Wheeler Scholarship Fund, Alumni Office, c/o Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH 03264.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.

Charles C. Beebe Jr. 
Charles C. Beebe Jr., 91, of Allds Street, Nashua, died at his home on Feb. 20, 2000. 
He was born in Arlington, Mass., on April 6, 1908, a son of the late Charles C. Sr. and Margaret H. (Colman) Beebe. He had moved to Nashua in 1993 after residing in Hollis since 1923. 
Mr. Beebe owned and operated Green Acre Farm in Hollis for many years. A Ski Pioneer, he learned to ski in 1927 at Bowdoin College. In 1937, he began Temple Mountain Ski Area in Peterborough, which he operated until 1966. He also owned Hollishof Ski Touring Center in Hollis from 1972 until 1988. He owned Hull Island on Lake Winnipesaukee from 1951 until 1980 and Sonnenhof in Chelsea, Vt., from 1980 to 1988. At one time he owned Grand View Ski Tow in North Woodstock. A conservationist, he planted more than 60,000 trees and dug many ponds throughout southern New Hampshire. 
He graduated from Noble and Greenough School in Dedham, Mass. He attended Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, where he was a member of Zeta Psi Fraternity. 
He was predeceased by his wife, Lucie (Born) Beebe, whom he married in Germany in 1932 and who died in 1991, and by a brother, John Beebe. Survivors include two sons, Charles Curtis Beebe III, M.D., and his wife, Sandra, of Morro Bay, Calif.; and Michael B. Beebe and his significant other, Pauline Goupil, of Lyndeborough; a daughter, Marlene B. Beebe of Jackson Hole, Wyo.; four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Colman and Janet Beebe of Naples, Fla.; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Heinz and Lilo Born of Weisbaden, Germany; a nephew, Ned Beebe and his wife, Cindy, of Naples, Fla.; and a niece, Andrea Pierce, and her husband, Cliff, of Yarmouth, Maine. 
A memorial service will be held later in the spring, at a time to be announced. Memorial donations may be made to the New England Ski Museum, PO Box 267, Franconia, NH 03580-0267. Davis Funeral Home in Nashua is in charge of arrangements. 

Jeanne M. Laflotte 
Jeanne M. Laflotte, 65, of Nashua, died Feb. 23, 2000, at her home. Ms. Laflotte was born on July 5, 1934, in Nashua, the daughter of the late Armand and Rolande "Sally" (Durand) Michaud. 
She was an assembler for Lockheed-Sanders in Nashua for more than 20 years. She loved to travel and retired early in order to do so. 
She was a volunteer at the Nashua Senior Center and was very active in the Nashua Emblem Club 170 where she served as Past President and State Chaplain. In District 2, she was Past Supreme Deputy. 
Family members include two daughters, Diane Belanger of Nashua and Debra Belanger of Milford; four grandsons, Eric and Craig Lavoie of Nashua, and Jason and Kurtis Belanger of Milford; a great-grandson, Aaron Lavoie; two sisters, Yvonne Constant of Nashua and Geraldine Dearant of Alaska; and several nieces and nephews. 
The Cremation Society of New Hampshire is in charge of arrangements. For more information to view an on-line memorial, go to www.csnh.com. 

Evelyn F. Maguire 
Evelyn F. Maguire, 86, of Shepard Street, Milford, formerly of New York, died at her home on Feb. 23, 2000. 
Mrs. Maguire was born on Oct. 1, 1913, in Albany, N.Y., the daughter of the late Charles and Marie (Reil) Klinger. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles J. Maguire. 
Family members include a son, Charles J. Maguire of Nassau, N.Y.; two daughters, Diane Maguire of E. Nassau, N.Y., and Joyce Cardoza of Milford; six grandsons; a granddaughter; two great-granddaughters; a great-grandson; and a cousin, Carol Hible of Rensselaer, N.Y. 
A memorial service will be held at a later date in New York. Donations may be made to Hospice House, 240 Pleasant St., Concord, NH 03301. 
The Cremation Society of New Hampshire is in charge of arrangements. 

Eldon F. Rodimon
Eldon F. "Pop" Rodimon, 78, of Bridge Street, Milford, died Monday, March 13, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua.
He was born in Wentworth on Oct. 13, 1921, a son of the late Amos and Grace Rodimon.
Mr. Rodimon had been a resident of Milford for 30 years and had formerly resided in Brookline and Hollis for several years.
He was employed by Lorden Lumber Company, Milford, for 26 years and had worked for the former N.E. Pole Company in Merrimack for 20 years.
Mr. Rodimon was a U.S. Navy veteran who served in World War II, and was a member of the Ricciardi Hartshorn Post 23, American Legion, Milford.
He was predeceased by his wife, June (Tremblay) Rodimon, and a son, Steven Rodimon.
Family members include a daughter, Donna A. Jameson of Mason; a son, Edward Rodimon of Milford; eight grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Lavelle of Meredith; and several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours are today (Wednesday, March 15), from 6-8 p.m. in the Smith and Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm St., Milford. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home. The Rev. Dana Miller, pastor of the First Baptist Church, Milford, will officiate. Burial will be in Foster Cemetery, Wentworth, at a later date.
Donations in Mr. Rodimon’s memory may be made to the Souhegan Nursing Association, 24 North River Road, Milford, NH 03055.

Sarah A. Moore
Sarah A. Moore, 34, of Ponemah Road, Amherst, died Thursday, March 9, 2000, at her home.
She was born in Concord, Mass, on May 30, 1965, a daughter of Gerald T. Moore of Ayer, Mass., and Mary (Blankenship) Moore of Nashua.
Ms. Moore attended schools in Harvard and Acton, Mass.
She worked as an administrative assistant for ASE Americas in Billerica, Mass., for several years.
She enjoyed horses and horseback riding.
In addition to her parents, family members include a daughter, Ashley F. Moore of Amherst; three sisters, Susan M. Rogan of Hemdon, Va., Leslie M. Cook of Amherst, and Marianne Moore of Shirley, Mass.; two brothers, David G. Moore of East Eddington, Maine, and Mark O. Moore of Ayer, Mass., and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
There are no visiting hours. A memorial service will be held Saturday, March l8, at 10 a.m. in the Amherst Congregational Church, Church Street, Amherst.
Donations in Ms. Moore’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, Gail Singer Memorial Building, 360 Route 1O1, Unit 501, Bedford, NH 03110-5032.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.

Evelyn F. Maguire
Evelyn F. Maguire, 86, of Shepard Street, Milford, formerly of New York, died at her home on Feb. 23, 2000.
Mrs. Maguire was born on Oct. 1, 1913, in Albany, N.Y., the daughter of the late Charles and Marie (Reil) Klinger. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles J. Maguire.
Family members include a son, Charles J. Maguire of Nassau, N.Y.; two daughters, Diane Maguire of East Nassau, N.Y., and Joyce Cardoza of Milford; six grandsons; a granddaughter; two great-granddaughters; a great-grandson; and a cousin, Carol Hible of Rensselaer, N.Y.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in New York.
Donations may be made to Hospice House, 240 Pleasant St., Concord, NH 03301.
The Cremation Society of New Hampshire, Manchester, was in charge of arrangements.

Donald A. Burke
Donald A. "Pat" Burke, 92, of Bond Street, Brookline, died March 10, 2000, at his home.
He was born in Hillsboro on July 18, 1907, a son of the late Patrick and Grace Burke.
Mr. Burke had been a resident of Brookline for more than 85 years.
He retired in 1973 from Nashua Corporation. He had worked at the ice house in Brookline for eight years and the Brookline Speedway for many years. In addition, he was employed by Thompson Reel Company in Groton, Mass., for many years.
Mr. Burke was a 71-year member of the Brookline Fire Department and had served as deputy chief. Since 1970, he was a fire steward.
He was a communicant of Infant Jesus Church, Brookline.
He was predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Florence (Beaubien) Burke, who died in 1992.
Family members include a daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Bob Dick of O’Fallon, Mo.; a sister, Evelyn Cotter of Florida; two sisters-in-law, Alice Tully of Manchester and Elsie Fessenden of Brookline; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was be held March 15 at 9:30 a.m. in Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline.
Donations in Mr. Burke’s memory may be made to the Brookline Fire Department, PO Box 343, Brookline, NH 03033; the Brookline Ambulance Service, PO Box 244, Brookline, NH 03033; or the Share Program, PO Box 27, Milford, NH 03055.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements

Margery E. Bickford
Margery E. Bickford, 79, of New Ipswich, died March 8, 2000, at Harborside Healthcare Center in Milford.
She was born in Fitchburg, Mass., on May 27, 1920, a daughter of the late Richard and Mildred (Moulton) Harley.
Mrs. Bickford had been a resident of New Ipswich for 15 years and formerly resided in Lunenburg, Mass., for more than 60 years. She was a graduate of Lunenburg High School, class of 1938, and attended Burbank Hospital School of Nursing in Fitchburg, Mass.
She had been employed at Neilsen Manufacturing Company, Groton, Mass., for several years and had also worked as a switchboard operator at Fort Devens in Ayer, Mass.
In her earlier years, she was a den mother for the Cub Scouts, was active in the Lunenburg Little League and taught Sunday School at Lunenburg Congregational Church.
Mrs. Bickford was curator for the Lunenburg Historical Society. She was an avid Red Sox fan and enjoyed collecting and refinishing antiques. She enjoyed interior decorating, gardening and was a wonderful cook.
Family members include her husband of 45 years, Ralph M. Bickford of New Ipswich; a daughter, Meredith L. Bickford of Milford; a son, Richard P. Bickford of Worcester, Mass.; a sister, Mary Padula of Lunenburg, Mass.; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m. at the home of her sister, Mary Padula, The Harley House, 909 Massachusetts Avenue, Lunenburg, Mass. Burial will be in North Cemetery, Lunenburg, Mass., at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice. The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.

Valmore J. Beaudrault
Valmore J. "Val" Beaudrault, 76, of Weare, formerly of Milford, died suddenly Wednesday, March 8, 2000, at Concord.
He was born in Gardner, Mass., on May 18, 1923, a son of the late Valmore J. Beaudrault Sr. and Jesse G. Woodward.
He was a graduate of Milford High School, class of 1941.
Mr. Beaudrault had been a resident of Weare for the past 15 years and had formerly resided in Milford and Amherst for most of his life.
He retired in 1983 as a captain from Eastern Airlines after 30 years of service.
Mr. Beaudrault served as a captain in the 9th Air Force in World War II. He was the recipient of the Purple Heart and the Distinguished Flying Cross. In October of 1944, he entered the annals of history by destroying the first German ME 262 jet fighter.
Mr. Beaudrault was a founding member of the New Hampshire Air National Guard. He was president and vice president of the New England Aerobatic Club and served on the board of directors for the International Aerobatic Club, 1983-84.
Mr. Beaudrault was a member of The First Congregational Church, UCC, Milford.
Family members include his wife of 53 years, Priscilla E. (Pero) Beaudrault of Weare; three daughters, Valerie E. Beaudrault of Cambridge, Mass., Marlene Beaudrault Jacobs of East Bridgewater, Mass., and Monique Beaudrault of Manchester; a son, Brian of San Bernardino, Calif.; and seven grandchildren.
A memorial service was held March 13 in the First Congregational Church, Milford. The Rev. George B. Higgins and the Rev. Dr. Sheila Rubdi will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Milford at a later date.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Val Beaudrault Memorial Scholarship Fund for Aviation, c/o Bank of New Hampshire, South Street, Milford, NH 03055.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.

Norman E. Williams Sr.
Norman E. Williams Sr., 73, of Withee Brook Road, Mason, died Thursday, March 9, 2000, at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua.
He was born in Lisbon on Nov. 18, 1926, a son of the late Neal and Ethel (Dexter) Williams.
Mr. Williams had been a resident of Mason for the past 25 years and had resided in Freemont for eight years and Brookline for 18 years.
He was employed by lumber mills and sawmills for most of his life, including Sherman Brothers Lumber in Amherst.
He had worked as a security guard at the University of New Hampshire, Doelha Greeting Cards in Nashua, and Bemis Company in Nashua. He enjoyed caning chairs.
Mr. Williams attended Vineyard Christian Church, Rindge. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Family members include his wife of 53 years, Gabrielle (Gendron) Williams of Mason; two daughters, Debra E. Hendrick of Raymond and Barbara E. Somero of New Ipswich; a son, Ronald E. Williams Sr. of Lyndeborough; 13 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Carl E. Williams of Milford; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held March 13 in the Brookline Church of Christ. The Rev. Dr. R. Gary Heikkila, officiated. Burial followed in Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, was in charge of arrangements.

Margery E. Bickford 
A memorial service for Margery E. Bickford, who died March 8, 2000, will be held Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m. at the home of her sister, Mary Padula, The Harley House, 909 Massachusetts Avenue, Lunenburg, Mass.
The Smith and Heald Funeral Home, Milford, is in charge of arrangements.


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