- Category: Obituaries
Starr Leita Seamans Hill, 52, of Center Conway died peacefully on Feb. 1, 2016, in the company of her steadfast partner, Andrew L. Drummond of Freedom.
She was born on Dec. 29, 1963 in Wolfeboro, the first child of Richard E. Seamans of Freedom and Brenda Elaine (Libby-Seamans) Eldridge of Center Ossipee.
She is survived by her parents; sons, Logan Trask Hill and Brycen Taite Hill, their father Richard W. Hill of Conway; sister Kimberly Seamans-Grace of Tamworth; nephews Ezra and Asa Grace; and half-brother, Eric Lord Seamans of Effingham.
Starr was a class of 1981 National Honor Society graduate of Kennett High School in North Conway, where she received many awards for her achievement in writing, typing and shorthand. Prior to graduation, she was employed part-time as a secretary at A.D. Davis Insurance in Conway.
Andrew Scott Johnson, 34, left on his final adventure on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, at his home in Pittsburg, Pa.
He was born on Sept. 4, 1981, at Memorial Hospital in North Conway. He attended Kennett High School and received his diploma from Job Corp in Bangor, Maine.
Andy, as he liked to be called, loved to cook and was a chef at numerous area restaurants. His latest chef position was at The Yard in Pittsburgh.
Jeffrey J. Malenfant, 61, of Tamworth left this world on Jan. 21, 2016, after a 15-year battle with progressive muscular atrophy, a rare motor neuron disease. He was an artist, photographer, poet, and lover of the natural world. One of his greatest joys in life was supporting, nourishing and encouraging the creative work of others, which in turn inspired him.
Jeff was born Nov. 19, 1954, in South Kingstown, R.I., the second of Martha and Richard Malenfant's five children. In 1972, he graduated from South Kingstown High School and in 1980 he met Sharon Sapar, the woman who would become his partner in life.
Jeff and Sharon moved to the village of Chocorua in 1985, where they made many lifelong friends. Jeff started his business, Wilderness Light Photographs, and was frequently seen with his camera gear photographing the people and places of the area.
Helen P. (Bailey) Lloyd, 88, of West Ossipee passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at Genesis, Mineral Spring in North Conway.
She was born in Arlington, Mass., the daughter of the late Myron and Helen (Sumner) Bailey.
In 1974, she and her husband, Edward, moved to Tamworth, where they owned and operated the Tamworth Camping Area until they moved to Ossipee in the early 1980s.
Helen was the widow of Edward W. Lloyd.
She is survived by her sons Richard Lloyd of West Ossipee; Gary F. Lloyd and his wife, Denise, of Dover; Wayne Lloyd and his wife, Betsy, of Tamworth; Dana A. Lloyd of West Ossipee; Jeff Lloyd and his wife, Cheryl, of Tamworth. She also leaves behind six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Roberta Martino, Burlington, Mass.; and a sister, Sandra Shaw of Lexington, Mass. She was predeceased by a sister, Marsha Cyr.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be Saturday, Feb. 6, at 2 p.m. at Lord Funeral Home at 50 Moultonville Road in Center Ossipee
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