, Kingston, NH


May 1, 2014

Sandown Library News

SANDOWN - Story hour is ongoing every Tuesday at 10 a.m. and Thursday at 3 p.m., at the Sandown Public Library. Parents and caregivers are welcome to bring children for some stories, singing, poems and a special craft.

If you play cribbage or 45s and are looking for an opponent, come to the library on Tuesday, May 6 and May 20, at 6 p.m. Bring a friend along for some light refreshments and a few games, just for fun.

The movie for May will be on Mon., May 12. This month’s choice stars Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts in the hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in. Light refreshments will be served at our 1:00 p.m., showing and pizza at 5:30 p.m. Please call the library at 887-3428 or register online at

On Mon., May 19, at 10 a.m., the library will be hosting a free legal seminar with Elder Law Attorney Edward ‘Ted’ Beasley. He will discuss how to protect your house and lifetime of savings from a prolonged nursing home stay, how to avoid probate and the New Hampshire Estate Tax, plus strategies for passing assets safely and efficiently. He will also discuss a new law that says existing powers of attorney and trusts can make children personally liable for nursing-home care. In concert, financial planner Gregory Gagne of Affinity Investment Group will share his top strategies. Light refreshments will be served. Please call the library at 887-3428 to register.

If you have a commute to work, check out the new Playaway’s from the Sandown library. Playaway is an all-in-one audiobook format. Check out a different book for each family member to listen to on their own with earbuds, or check out family friendly titles and plug right into your car’s auxiliary port with the included cord!

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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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