Deirdre M.'s Story
Deirdre M. Tremblay, 51, wife of Robert G. Tremblay, passed away July 17, 2017, at Merrimack Valley Hospice in Haverhill surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Kittery, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Alphonse and Jeannette R. (Anderson) LaRosa.
Raised and educated in Plaistow, N.H., Deirdre attended Timberlane High School in Plaistow, N.H. She then attended Lawrence Memorial School of Nursing in Medford, Mass., receiving her nursing degree, Class of 1999. She was employed at the Holy Family Merrimack Valley Hospital as a registered nurse for over 19 years, working in several departments including the endoscopy department. She was a caring and compassionate caregiver to all who came in contact with her. She had the ability to see the good in everyone she met. Deirdre was an avid reader and loved to cook for family gatherings. With her husband, she owned a condo in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. and loved to visit Dollywood and the Smokey Mountains. She enjoyed the music, the people, and the countryside. Deirdre also enjoyed traveling to Florida, visiting family, Coco Beach, Disney World, and loved the weather. She loved to go camping with her husband, Robert and her stepson, Nathan. Deirdre was a devoted wife, stepmother, daughter, aunt, and sister. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addition to her loving husband of 32 years, Robert of Haverhill, she is survived by her stepson, Nathan T. Whalen of Haverhill; three sisters, Jennifer L. Ward and her husband, Billy of Hampton, N.H., Kimberly S. Dion and her husband, Michael of Brookfield, N.H., Deanna D. Schlothan and her husband, Henry of Haverhill; and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend calling hours on Thursday, July 20, from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill. Funeral services will be on Friday, July 21, at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will follow at Linwood Cemetery, John Ward Avenue, Haverhill. Donations may be made in her memory to Trinity Church, 80 NH-125, Kingston, NH 03848. Please visit Comeau Funeral Home on Facebook or www.comeaufuneral.com.
Published on  July 18, 2017