Hampstead, NH — Helen F. (Repetto) Case, 85, passed July 22 at Merrimack Valley Hospice House after a lengthy battle with cancer. Born in Malden, Mass., Aug. 28, 1927, to Joseph and Dorothy (White) Repetto, she resided most of her life and raised her family there. She moved to Hampstead, N.H., in 1978 after the death of her loving husband of 25 years, Peter R. Case. Helen started working at age 14 at Jordan Marsh in Boston and was part-owner of The English Muffin restaurant in Hampstead. She loved bowling and playing Bingo with her friends at the Vic Geary Center in Plaistow and enjoyed reading books while taking delight in the views of Sunset Lake. More than anything, she enjoyed time spent with her family. She will be remembered as a devoted mother and grandmother and was looking forward to welcoming two great-granddaughters this year. She was predeceased by husband, Peter R. Case; brother, James Repetto; and grandson, Peter Guilmette. Family members include daughters, Elizabeth Robinson and husband, Thomas Jr., of Lutz, Fla., Cecelia Noel and husband, Richard, of Sandown, Marianne Colella and husband, Alfred, of Sandown, and Helen Guilmette and husband, David, of Manchester, N.H.; six grandchildren; a sister, Susan Mignault of Beverly; her brothers, Joseph Repetto of Billerica, Henry Repetto of Alfred, ME, Richard Repetto of New York; and several nieces and nephews.
Newton, NH and Peabody — Frederick Joseph King, 74, of Newton, N.H., and formerly of Peabody, husband and best friend of Joyce (Dempsey) King, with whom he celebrated 50 years of marriage, passed away peacefully after a long and courageous battle with cancer, on Friday July 12, 2013, at the Merrimack Valley Hospital in Haverhill.
Raymond, NH — Amy Anne Rondeau, 40, died suddenly on June 29, 2013, at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, N.H. She was born on August 3, 1972, in Exeter, N.H., and grew up in Raymond. She was a 1990 graduate of Trinity High School in Manchester, N.H., and earned a Bachelor’s Degree from American Intercontinental University. She was formerly employed as a Home Health Aid, Customer Service Rep at Path Labs in Portsmouth, N.H., and as an LNA phlebotomist in Florida and at the Elliot Hospital in Manchester. Most recently, Amy held various Customer Service roles in Southern, New Hampshire. Formerly of Brentwood, N.H., she spent 2 years in Florida and also resided in Goffstown, N.H., before moving to Manchester a year ago. A loving mother, she was an exceptional caregiver to her patients and foster children. She loved children, was an avid reader and enjoyed canoeing. She is survived by her parents, Debbie and Kerry Frazier of Raymond, N.H.; her son, Jesse Rondeau; two daughters, Brittany Rondeau of Manchester, N.H., and Ashley Rondeau of Goffstown, N.H.; her adopted daughter, Wendy Lemelin of Goffstown, N.H.; her brother, Robert Frazier of Louisiana; her grandparents, Marvin and Nancy Diamond of Kissimmee, Fla., and Cosby, Tenn.; her granduncle, Wallace York of Columbia, S.C.; three aunts and several cousins. She was predeceased by her grandson, Anthony James Rondeau and was joyously awaiting the birth of her granddaughter, Audrey Rose O’Brien in September.
Atkinson, NH — Dorothy R. (Wechezak) Stiebitz, 76, of Atkinson, N.H., passed away Thursday, June 27, at her residence. She is survived by her husband, Walter P. Stiebitz; daughters, Sheryl L. and her husband, Christopher Chalmers, of E. Hampstead, N.H., Rachel V. and her husband, Stephen McClary, of Framingham, Mass., Deborah A. and her husband, David Roberts, of Grapevine, Ark., Lori Brown and her husband, James, Shari Markey and her husband, Peter, Heidi Mallett and her husband, John, and Michael and his wife, Patricia; sisters, Phyllis Pienta of Rockville, Md., and Arlene Wechezak of Anacortes, Wash.; grandchildren, Jackson, Adam and Spencer Chalmers, Olivia and Elle McClary, Brian Roberts, Gregory Brown, Matthew, Christopher and Nicole Mallett; as well as many nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren.