Steven R. Groves, 38, died Jan. 9, at his residence in Bradford. He was a talented chef who loved cooking and creating and was employed in the restaurant industry for many years. Calling hours are Monday, Jan. 13 from 4-7 p.m., at Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. Funeral services begin Tuesday morning at 10 in the funeral home with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at Sacred Hearts Parish, 165 S. Main St., at 11 a.m. Burial follows in Elmwood Cemetery, Salem Street, Bradford.
Judith A. (Barnstein) Tavanese, 82, of Danville, N.H., and formerly of Haverhill, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2 at the Blaire House of Tewksbury. Born and raised in Haverhill, she was a graduate of Haverhill High School, class of 1955. For more than 30 years, she worked as an assembler at Lucent Technologies. Calling hours are Saturday, Jan. 18, from 2-5 p.m., at Brookside Chapel and Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, N.H. Her funeral service follows at 5:15 in the funeral home.