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Gleason Claude Decato, Jr.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Watertown, Tenn. — Gleason Claude Decato, Jr. (Lee), (Maverick), age 66, passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents, Gleason Claude Sr. and Althea Sigrid King Decato. Survived by his wife of 43 years, Carol Eastman Decato; his son, Garrett Gleason Decato; daughters, Kimberly Claire (Kirst) Lambert and Philip, Darcie Armanda (Decato) Davis and Westin; grandchildren, Corbyn William Lambert, Logan Allen Riley (Buzzy) Lambert, and soon to arrive, Ramble Garrett Davis. Lee leaves his sisters, Priscilla Sigrid (Decato) Boissoneault and Rene, Alicia Mary (Decato) Ibey and Stephen; his brother, Thomas Paul Decato and Cara, and Penelope Fay (Decato) Bagalio and Dan; numerous nephews & nieces; close friends, Paul and …

Mascoma Valley Races Key in GOP Effort to Regain Control

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Canaan — With Republicans trying to wrest control of the New Hampshire House from Democrats, several races in the Mascoma Valley could play a big role in the outcome. Candidates for Grafton House Districts 10 and 11 hashed out their differences on Thursday night at a lively forum, sponsored by the New Hampshire …

Craig R. Isabelle

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Craig R. Isabelle, 39, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014; Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home in Enfield for calling hours on Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and again from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday at 11 a.m. at the St. Helena’s Church in Enfield. …

Forrester, Little Win Contested Primaries

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

State Sen. Jeanie Forrester turned back a challenge Tuesday against a Free State Project Republican from Grafton in the New Hampshire Senate District 2 primary. The Meredith Republican, who chairs the Senate Finance Committee and is seeking a third term, had 79 percent of the vote, compared to …

Holly Campbell-Smith

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — The beautiful spirit of Holly Campbell-Smith (formally Holly Hoisington) left this world peacefully on the evening of Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. Holly was born April 22, 1958, and throughout her life had the opportunity to live in numerous New Hampshire towns (Plainfield, Claremont, Lebanon, Grantham, …

House Hopefuls Prep for Primary

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Enfield — Voters in the Mascoma Valley will settle three contested races for New Hampshire House seats in primary day voting on Tuesday. Two seats are up for grabs in the Grafton 9 district, which includes the town …

Officials to Assess Mascoma River

Monday, September 1, 2014

Lebanon — Residents living, recreating and traveling along the Mascoma River may spot state officials as they walk or float along the approximately 11 miles between Mascoma Lake and the Connecticut River during the month of September. The …

Proponents Continue Push for Mascoma Valley Clinic

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Canaan — About 75 people gathered at the Cardigan Mountain School this week to support plans to build a $3.95 million clinic that could eventually provide a range of medical, dental, mental health and related services to residents …

Mission on the Mountains: Enfield Man to Bike the Hills for Prominent Charity

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Lebanon — Matthew Steinberg says he has a soft spot for children. He sure has a lengthy, arduous way of demonstrating it. Steinberg, 40, will soon embark on a 470-mile uphill bicycling journey that will send him over …

Canaan Firefighters Come to Snowflake’s Rescue

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Canaan — When a call came in to the Canaan Fire Department on Saturday for “animal in tree ” along the Rail Trail near the middle of town, responders didn’t know what they would find when they arrived. …

Beulah M. Nadeau

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Beulah M. Nadeau, 84, passed away Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. She was born in Lakeport, N.H. on Aug. 27, 1929, to the late Elwood & Esther (Keyser) Colburn. Beulah married Roland A. Nadeau on Nov. 15, 1947, in Laconia, N.H. Following graduation she worked as …

Beulah M. Nadeau

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Beulah M. Nadeau, 84, passed away Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. She was born in Lakeport, N.H. on Aug. 27, 1929, to the late Elwood & Esther (Keyser) Colburn. Beulah married Roland A. Nadeau on November 15, 1947 in Laconia, N.H. Following graduation she worked as …

Marion Joyce Charbono

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Canaan, N.H., — Marion Joyce Charbono, 77, passed away Friday August 8, 2014 peacefully surrounded by family in her home in Canaan. Marion was born in Hartford, Vt. on December 31, 1936 to Wilfred and Evelyn (Flynn) Mayotte who both predeceased her. She graduated from Hartford High School …