Lisa M. Scanlon

Thornton, N.H. — Lisa M. Scanlon, 57, of Thornton, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Thursday, March 6, 2014.

Born on Nov. 24, 1956, in Claremont, N.H., she was the only child of Arnold M. and Sandra Joyce (Gould) Moulton. Lisa was raised in Croydon, attending Newport Schools, graduating from the Newport High School. Lisa furthered her education at Plymouth State University, where she studied psychology.

Lisa was known by her friends as “Twee.” She was a fixture in the Campton area and was well known by the locals. She was part owner of the Sunset Grille, in Campton for many years; she also held numerous jobs as a party caterer and waitressed for local restaurants throughout the area.

Lisa was considered to be a people person; she was always very sociable and she was a true friend to all who knew her; she helped many people throughout the years. She had a passion for music and dancing and also held a deep love for animals of all kinds. Above all Lisa was a beloved daughter, and will be dearly missed by her parents and many friends.

Lisa is survived by her parents, Arnold and Sandra Moulton, of Newport, N.H.; and many friends throughout the greater Campton–Thornton area.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lisa’s memory to the N.H. Humane Society, P.O. Box, 572, Laconia, NH 03246.

Services will be private.

Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are assisting the family with the arrangements. For Lisa’s Book of Memories: