Margaret T.'s Story
Margaret T. (McKenna) Prescott, 90, a resident of Plaistow since 1995, died peacefully on Saturday, October 14, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Born and raised in Underhill, Vt., daughter of the late Thomas and Delia (Creaghan) McKenna, she attended Saint Mary’s Academy.
Mrs. Prescott was a resident of Haverhill from 1950 until 1985 and was employed as a solderer at Western Electric Co., AT&T Technologies and Lucent Technologies for over 30 years. A former resident of Sandown before moving to Plaistow 22 years ago, Mrs. Prescott was a member of Saint James Parish and Saint John the Baptist Parish, The Communication Workers of America and the Telephone Pioneers of America.
An avid bowler as a member of the Western Electric League, she also enjoyed dancing and the music of Englebert Humperdinck. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother, and enjoyed the times that she spent with all of her family.
The wife of the late Raymond Prescott, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by daughters and sons-in-law, Mary “Pat” Descheneau of Plaistow, Pamela J. Prescott and her husband, Ronald Ellis of Portland, Maine, and Ellen M. Freeman and her husband, Alan of Haverhill, Mass.; a son, Michael R. Prescott of Derry; two sisters, Patricia Veins of Ft. Myers, Fla., and Dorothy McKenna of Burlington, Vt.; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Donald and Sue Prescott of Plaistow; eight grandchildren, Kelly Descheneau, Eugene “Rusty” Descheneau, Eric Freeman, Sean Freeman, Emily Freeman, Hanna Freeman, Michael R.A. Prescott and Melissa Visco; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and her two dogs, “Vinnie” and “Diesel."
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Mrs. Prescott’s Life Celebration to be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, NH. Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 9 a.m. from the funeral home with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10a.m. in Saint James Church, Winter Street, Haverhill. Burial will follow in Saint James Cemetery. Donations in her name may be made to Saint Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. To send a message of condolence to the family or to find directions to our home, please visit www.brooksidechapelfh.com.
Published on  October 17, 2017