Obituaries

Alma Bishop
B: 1931-10-21
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
Bishop, Alma
Lillie Videan
B: 1917-09-25
D: 2018-09-22
View Details
Videan, Lillie
Lyle Lucier
B: 1928-02-05
D: 2018-09-21
View Details
Lucier, Lyle
Dana Milley
B: 1947-03-30
D: 2018-09-20
View Details
Milley, Dana
Christopher Groff
B: 1960-03-04
D: 2018-09-19
View Details
Groff, Christopher
Daniel Lyons
B: 1941-12-16
D: 2018-09-18
View Details
Lyons, Daniel
Lister Shaw Jr.
B: 1948-05-20
D: 2018-09-18
View Details
Shaw Jr., Lister
Rafaela Cabrera de Mojica
B: 1946-05-25
D: 2018-09-13
View Details
Cabrera de Mojica, Rafaela
Richard Theriault
B: 1959-09-17
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Theriault, Richard
Andrew Smith Jr. "Buggie"
B: 1949-03-17
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Smith Jr. "Buggie", Andrew
Lucille Beaudoin
B: 1919-05-22
D: 2018-09-11
View Details
Beaudoin, Lucille
Robert Claflin
B: 1923-02-17
D: 2018-09-11
View Details
Claflin, Robert
Richard Pierre-Antoine
B: 1975-10-08
D: 2018-09-09
View Details
Pierre-Antoine, Richard
Richard Hall
B: 1929-06-30
D: 2018-09-08
View Details
Hall, Richard
Deborah Cirrone
B: 1955-05-23
D: 2018-09-05
View Details
Cirrone, Deborah
Richard Blais
B: 1939-01-29
D: 2018-09-05
View Details
Blais, Richard
James Klarman
B: 1958-08-07
D: 2018-09-04
View Details
Klarman, James
Robert Ouellette
D: 2018-09-03
View Details
Ouellette, Robert
Faunda Peters
B: 1956-03-18
D: 2018-09-03
View Details
Peters, Faunda
Fermin Reynoso
B: 1933-07-07
D: 2018-09-02
View Details
Reynoso, Fermin
Francis Patterson
B: 1929-09-03
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
Patterson, Francis

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1 Lock Street
Nashua, NH 03064-2238
Phone: (603) 883-3401
Fax: (603) 881-3124

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

Order Flowers

Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.

Immediate Need

If you have immediate need of our services, we're available for you 24 hours a day.

Estate Settlement

Sometimes estate settlement is one of the hardest aspects of dealing with the death of a family member. This doesn't have to be the case if proper preparation of all estate documents took place prior to the death. If you have the services of an experienced estate lawyer at your disposal, there can be even less worry and strife.

What is Probate?

Probate: the official proving of a will. The probate process is intended to establish the legal validity of a will but it involves so much more than merely confirming that the signed, witnessed, and registered copy of a will is authentic.

The Probate Process

In addition to proving in a court of law that the deceased individual's will is valid, probate also declares the probate process also involves:

  • identifying and inventorying the deceased's personal and real property
  • having the property appraised
  • paying debts and taxes
  • distributing the remaining property as the will (or if there is no will, then state law) directs

What Happens When There is No Will

When someone dies without leaving a dated, signed and properly witnessed will, the court decides who should receive the deceased's assets. It won't matter what your familial relationships were really like; the state will award property and cash to the survivors based solely on their legal relationship to the deceased. This is called dying 'intestate'. Generally only spouses, common-law spouses, and blood relatives inherit under intestate succession laws. 

All this can be avoided, if you take care of things ahead of time. When you leave documents that clearly state who you wish to get your property and cash after you die, you better support your survivors in coming to terms with your death without leaving them with a lot of unnecessary distress.

Hiring an Attorney

Losing a loved one can be an overwhelming experience and when you add in estate settlement issues, the months following the death can be much more than we bargained for. That's when it might be advantageous to hire an attorney.

When faced with this situation, it's best to turn to the experts in estate settlement. 

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.