Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 18: Corson

Wayne A. Corson, 73, of Atkinson, N.H., and formerly of North Andover and Amesbury, MA, died on Oct.14 due to complications of pneumonia. An automotive racing engine machinist, Corson operated his own business Corson Racing Engines. There will be no calling hours or service. A private family celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Final arrangements include cremation to be buried at Hillside Acre Cemetery in Methuen, with his wife and beloved cats. Arrangements are under the direction of Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, N.H.
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Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 17: Franz, Horton, McGinley, Murphy

Dr. Bruce R. Franz, 64, a longtime Haverhill resident and retired dentist, died on Oct. 16 in Boston surrounded by his family. Calling hours are Friday, Oct. 18 in the Driscoll Funeral Home, 309 South Main St., Haverhill from 5-8 p.m. Funeral services are Saturday in the funeral home beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Nancy P. Horton, 85, of Haverhill, died Oct. 15 at her home.

Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 15: Badolato, Beauregard, Cormier, Crawford, Natalino

Joseph A. Badolato, of Hampton, N.H., and formerly of Haverhill, died Monday, Oct. 14, surrounded by his family. He was a partner of Hudson Shoe Machinery in Haverhill.  At the request of the family, there will be no calling hours and burial will be private. Arrangements by Driscoll Funeral Home, Haverhill. Paul A. Beauregard Jr., 84 of Haverhill, died peacefully Saturday morning, Oct.

Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 14: Amirian, Caswell, Descoteaux, Hughes

Lena J. (Bengtsson) Amirian, a registered nurse who worked at the former Hale Hospital and in the Haverhill Public Schools, died Oct. 5. A trainer and breeder of hunting dogs, Amirian won best of breed as a trainer/handler at the Westminster Dog Show with her champion Spinone Rufus. A celebration of her life is planned for Nov. 2 at the family home at 500 East Broadway, Haverhill, starting at noon.

Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 11: Dunn, Ferguson

Matthew K. Dunn, 35, of Ashland, N.H. and formerly of Plymouth, Epping and Deerfield, N.H. died Oct. 5. Raised in Atkinson, N.H., he worked as a licensed HVAC technician for Total Climate Control and previously owned and operated Dunn Refrigeration in Plymouth, N.H. Calling hours are Friday, Oct. 11 from 4-8 p.m. at Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, N.H.  His funeral takes place Saturday, Oct. 12 at noon in the funeral home.

Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 4: Jeffrey, Lynch, Wholley

Roy W. Jeffrey, 96, of Plaistow N.H. died Tuesday, Oct. 1 after being a resident at Kirkwood Corners Assisted Living Facility in Lee, N.H. A United States Navy veteran, Jeffrey worked as a controller at Exeter Manufacturing Company before retiring with 25 years’ service from Western Electric. He also worked as a controller at Plaistow Cooperative Bank. Active in the Plaistow, N.H., community, Jeffrey was a longtime member of the Elderly Affairs Committee and, as a member of the Carl Davis Post of the American Legion of Plaistow, he earned the honorable distinction of being the New Hampshire American Legionnaire of the Year in 2013. Calling hours are Monday, Oct.

Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 3: Sheehan

Elaine M. (Caselden) Sheehan, 60, a longtime resident of Haverhill, died peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at Lahey Medical Center, Burlington, surrounded by her loved ones. A longtime educator, Sheehan was a teacher at Haverhill’s Merrimack Montessori School and served as a library aide and substitute teacher in the Haverhill Public Schools’ system, primarily at Silver Hill Elementary School. A Mass of Christian Burial is planned for Saturday, Oct. 5 at 10 a.m. in All Saints Church, 120 Bellevue Ave., Haverhill.

Today’s Obituaries—Oct. 2: Byra, Clark, Darke, Dullea, Gore

Marie V. (Concemi) Byra, age 95, of Haverhill, and formerly of Lawrence, died peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 29 with her family at her side. Byra worked as a pharmacist at Haverhill’s Mount Washington Pharmacy before retiring from Lawrence General Hospital. Calling hours are Thursday, Oct. 3 from 4-7 p.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen.