Obituaries

Hope Margaret Wescott

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Hope Margaret Wescott, 97, a long time Enfield resident died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. She was born in Greendale, Mass. on April 29, 1918, to the late Alden & Margaret (Murry) Chase. She was a member of the Lebanon Emblem Club and the West Lebanon Baptist Church. She had worked for the Baltic Woolen Mill for many years before moving …

Eugene E. & Eileen M. Kirk

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Sunapee, N.H. — A combined graveside service will be celebrated Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, at 11 a.m. in the Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield, N.H. for Eugene E. Kirk whom passed away March 5, 2015, and his wife, Eileen M. Kirk whom passed away April, 16, 2015. Both were 80 years old. Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield assisted the family …

Anne-Marie Doolittle

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Grants Pass, Ore. — A graveside service for Anne-Marie Doolittle, 72, who passed away Oct. 12, 2014, will be held Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, at 1 p.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Enfield, N.H. Ricker Funeral Homes and Crematory assisted the family with arrangements. …

Marcia E. Ross

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Littleton, N.H. — Marcia E. Ross, “Grammie Marcia” 74, of Littleton, died peacefully on Thursday, July 30, 2015, at the Grafton County Nursing Home with family by her side. Born in Lebanon, N.H., in 1940, the daughter of Carlton and Veronica (Szczerba ) Greenan she attended local schools …

Winifred A. Lowell

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Randolph, Vt. — Winifred A. Lowell, 98, of Randolph, died Friday, July 31, 2015, at Riverbend Care Center in Chelsea. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8 at the United Church of Randolph, with a calling hour beginning there at 10 a.m. Burial will …

Leonard A. Lasure

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Leonard A. Lasure, 82, a resident of Windsor and formerly of Hartland, passed away Saturday afternoon, Aug. 1, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are …

A Life: Ann Jean Thomas, 1926-2015; ‘They Are All So Beautiful’

Monday, August 3, 2015

Woodstock — In her last book of verse, published in 2013, Ann Jean Thomas included a short, enigmatic poem titled In Praise of Lithium Silicates. Only 12 lines, the first nine as opaque as the minerals they describe: …

Hope Margaret Wescott

Monday, August 3, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Hope Margaret Wescott, 97, died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home of Lebanon & Enfield. An obituary will be published in a later edition. …

Virginia (Ginny) Marino

Monday, August 3, 2015

Orford, N.H. — Virginia (Ginny) Marino, born Feb. 16, 1928 in Brooklyn, N.Y., died Saturday, Aug. 1st, 2015 at home in Orford surrounded by her loving children; Martin (Tad) Marino, of Elmhurst, N.Y.; Lynn Perry, of Woburn, Mass. and Jeffrey Marino, of Manhattan. She is also survived by …

Barbara Bates Perkins

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Bradenton, Fla. — Barbara Bates Perkins, 88, of Bradenton died on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Barbara was born on May 9, 1927, to Robert and Pearl Bates in Burlington, Vt. They moved to Lebanon, N.H. in 1934 and she graduated from Lebanon High School in 1945. She graduated …

Joseph W. Bergin

Sunday, August 2, 2015

New london, N.H.— Joseph W. Bergin, 90, beloved father and grandfather, passed away peacefully at home, on July 30, 2015. He is now at peace, reunited with his wife Isabel , who passed away in 2014, and his …

Leland Royce Boyd

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Bradford, Vt— Leland Royce Boyd, 94, died peacefully at home in Bradford, Vt. on Thursday July 30, 2015 just shy of his 95th birthday. He was born October 17, 1920, in Trinity, Ky., the son of Gladys (Nash) and Samuel Boyd. Royce, as he was known, graduated in …

Doris Bogen

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hanover, N.H.— Doris Bogen passed away at the age of 87, at Kendal at Hanover, on Thursday July 30. She was born in Toledo Ohio on June 23, 1928, the daughter of Roland Mitchell and Mildred Schloz Mitchell. Doris grew up in Jackson Michigan, and earned a nursing …