Today’s Obituaries: Feb. 11

Lucas M. Costello, 22, of Kingston, N.H., and born in Haverhill, died Feb. 6. He was employed at Foss Manufacturing in Hampton, N.H., as a machine operator. Family and friends are invited to calling hours Wednesday, Feb. 13, from 4-7 p.m., at Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill.

Today’s Obituaries: Feb. 8

Marilyn Ruth Berlin, 97, a longtime resident of Haverhill, died Feb. 7. Formerly employed at Lawrence General Hospital, Berlin worked in retail later in life, clocking in at stores like JCPenney until she was 82. Berlin’s life will be celebrated Sunday, Feb. 10 at 1 p.m., at Temple Emanu-El, 514 Main St., Haverhill, with a graveside ceremony to follow in Haverhill’s Children of Israel Cemetery, 324 Middle Road.

City Mourns Loss of Dale Rogers, Farmer, Entrepreneur; Died at 74

The community is mourning the loss of Dale F. Rogers, a local farmer and entrepreneur who was active in many local civic groups. He died Tuesday at age 74. In 1964, Rogers joined his father and brother in the family business at Spring Hill Farm Dairy. During the early 1980s, he became a local pioneer in the bottled water business, founding Spring Hill Pure Natural Spring Water, which distributed spring water to major supermarkets in the northeast. In 1987, he further launched Rogers–Associates, a company supplying milk and cream to large dairy firms.

A lifelong resident of Ward Hill, he was a more than 40-year member of the Haverhill Rotary Club with perfect attendance and a two-time Rotary Paul Harris Fellow.

Today’s Obituaries: Feb. 7

Edward A. Case,
62, passed away Feb. 5, at Holy Family Hospital, Haverhill. He was a self-employed
plumber for many years in the Merrimack Valley.Calling hours are Saturday, Feb. 9, from 3-5:30 p.m., at Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. A funeral service follows in the funeral home at 5:30 p.m.

Dale F. Rogers,
74, lifelong resident of Haverhill, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb.

Today’s Obituaries: Feb. 6

Marjorie G. Charnley, 95, a lifelong resident of Haverhill, died Jan. 26. A cook at Mission Towers and the former Stevens Bennett Home, Charnley received the Haverhill Council on Aging’s D. Raymond Taffe Award in 1998. Family and friends are invited to celebrate Charnley’s life on Saturday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. at the Rock Church, 90 Newton Road, Plaistow, NH 03865.

Bruce L. Richardson, 79

(Paid obituary)

Bruce L. Richardson, Sr. 79, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully, Saturday, February 2, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband for 59 years to Margaret (Sayers) Richardson. Bruce was born in Amesbury, MA February 27, 1939 the son of the late Lester and Athleen (Daggett) Richardson. Bruce was raised in Haverhill after moving from Newton, NH at five years old. He was a lifelong resident of the city and a graduate of Haverhill High School.

Today’s Obituaries: Feb. 4

James C. Daly, 84, a lifelong resident of Haverhill, died Jan. 30 at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, after being stricken at home. Daly served in the U.S. Naval Reserve for eight years and was employed for 34 years at Western Electric Co. and A T& T Technologies, retiring as a supervisor. He also worked at the former Ashland Custom Kitchens in Haverhill.

Today’s Obituaries: Feb. 1

Sherrie J. Cook, 53, wife of William J. Cook, died Jan. 24 at High Pointe Hospice in Haverhill with her family by her side. Born in Groveland, Cook attended Haverhill’s Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School. Calling hours are Friday, Feb. 1 from 4-7 p.m. at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill.