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November 1, 2012

Gale Library News

By Theresa Caswell,

Director

NEWTON – The Gale Library will be offering Fine Free Month for the month of November once again! In exchange for returned overdue library materials, all new fines will be waived for a donation of non-perishable items for the Newton Food Pantry. Items such as peanut butter, pasta, canned goods, paper goods, and toiletries are always welcomed to stock the shelves for the upcoming winter months. This is a great way to bring your account up-to-date and to assist those in need!

Thank you very much to Dr. Elizabeth Lynch and company of the Sleep Institute of New England in Kingston! The presentation was very interesting and provided beneficial information to understand the importance of sleep for all of us.

In addition, gratitude is extended to Nancy Reiss and her canine reading friend, Jasmine! Young readers enjoyed reading to Jasmine during the month of October. Thank you to everyone who participated in this very special program!

Our next Genealogy Club meeting is scheduled for Wed., November 14 at 1:00 p.m., at the library. An online subscription to Ancestry Library Edition is available to assist your research, http://ancestrylibrary.com. Please contact the library for username and password information.

Morning Book Review Circle is scheduled for Wed., November 14 at 10:30 a.m. We will meet a week early this month due to our Thanksgiving hours. Come and share your latest read along with a morning snack! New members or guests are always welcomed!

Do you enjoy audio or e-books? The library subscribes to OverDrive for downloadable materials. Visit: http://nh.lib.overdrive.com . A library card and unique prefix number is necessary to create your account. Stop by, call or e-mail us at galelibraryreads@comcast.net, and we will be happy to assist you!

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  • Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy

    LAWRENCE — Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy, passed away at her home surrounded by her family, after suffering a stroke in April. She was born in Lawrence and was the daughter of the late Rose A. (Betit) and Alfred Robidoux, originally of Quebec, Canada. She was predeceased by her husband of 28 years, Armand Joseph Audy, who passed away on June 28, 1976.

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  • Charles Anthony "Chuck" Carnival, 79

    Jackson, MS — Charles Anthony “Chuck” Carnival, 79, formerly of Raymond, N.H., passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Central Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss.

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  • Francis M. Lurvey, 76

    Bar Harbor, ME — Francis M. Lurvey passed away Sunday, June 22, in Bar Harbor, Maine, after battling cancer. By his side were his sons, Edwin Lurvey and Steven Lurvey and his niece and husband, Debra and Richard Carey, as well as cousin, Marion McDonald. He was the son of Edwin R Lurvey (Bar Harbor) and Delia Amazeen (Dexter). He is survived by five children, a stepson, and their families. His sons, Edwin and wife April, Steven and wife, Pam, David and his daughter, Meghan, as well as his daughters, Lorraine and Ellen and her husband, Paul DiScipio with daughters, Katherine and Julia, and his stepson, Brian Faulkner and wife, Jody with children, Trevor, Rachel, and Keith. He is also survived by his sister, Sheryl, and many nieces and nephews including Frank Lurvey and Elaine Langer. Francis was predeceased by his twin brother, Frank, as well as his brothers, Edwin and Erwin. He was also predeceased by his longtime companion, Brian and Edwin’s mother, Maureen Faulkner and former wife, Roberta Lurvey Gilmore.

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  • Norman R. Cote

    Atkinson, NH — Norman R. Cote, of Atkinson, was called to his heavenly home on June 16, 2014, following a period of declining health.

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  • Frederick M. Hopper, 64

    Epping, NH — Frederick Michael Hopper, of Epping, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Predeceased by his wife, Alice Hopper, he is survived by his longtime girlfriend, Joann Peatfield; daughters, Shay Belair and Jayne Pond; sons-in-law, Adam Belair and James Pond; mother, Arlene Hopper; father and stepmother, Frederick S. and Barbara Hopper; siblings, Susan Hardy, Stephan Hopper, Scott Hopper, and Sherri Chagnon; grandsons, Benjamin Belair, Jonathan Belair and Jackson Pond; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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