Mary Theresa (Boucher) Andress
West Lebanon, N.H. — Mary Theresa (Boucher) Andress, age 83, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2013, at her home in West Lebanon with her loving family at her bedside. She was married for 60 years to Julian Francis Andress of West Lebanon and raised three children, Ted Andress and his wife, Kathy of Enfield N.H., Francis John Andress and his wife, Sandra of Plainfield N.H. and Gail Smith and her husband Edmund, of Newport N.H. Mary has six grandchildren, Kim Wessel of Scarborough Maine, Karen O’Donnell of Westfield Vt., Kelly Carter of Orford N.H., Kate Chandler of Portsmouth N.H., Matthew Smith of Portsmouth N.H. and Erica Black of Vero Beach, Fla.; as well as eight great-grandchildren, Ben, Sam and Nate Wessel, Kelsey and Ryan O’Donnell, Sienna, Kyle and Shaylee Carter.
Mary was born on July 20, 1929, and lived most of her life in Lebanon, pre-deceased by her first husband, Theodore Andress Sr.; four sisters (Pauline (Toot) Muzzy, Helen McGonis, Joyce McGonis, Jean Gunn and a brother, Paul Boucher. Mary spent most of her working life at Carter & Sons in Lebanon, Profile and CB Sports as a stitcher. She loved her family and dancing at the first beat of a song at family functions. She also loved going to bingo and made many friends at the bingo halls around the upper valley.
Calling hours will be at Ricker Funeral Home on School Street in Lebanon between the hours of 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday, April 5, 2013. Funeral service will be held at Ricker Funeral Home at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2013, followed by the burial at Valley Cemetery off Mascoma Street in Lebanon.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Vermont & New Hampshire VNA Hospice, P.O. Box 976 White River Jct. VT 05001 in memory of Mary T. Andress.