Elaine M.'s Story
Elaine M. (Coddaire) Yurik, 80, of Kingston, N.H., and formerly of Haverhill, Mass., died unexpectedly on April 28, 2017, at the Exeter Hospital, Exeter, NH.
Born in Haverhill, Mass., the daughter of the late Harvey and Margaret (Trainor) Coddaire, she attended schools in Haverhill and in England. Primarily a housewife and homemaker, she worked also as a seamstress and for the local school lunch program.
She was a member of St. Michael’s Parish in Exeter and also attended St. Anne’s Church in Hampstead.
A member of the Red Hat Society and an accomplished seamstress, Mrs. Yurik enjoyed making blankets, comforters and quilts. She also enjoyed line dancing, traveling, camping in her R.V., dining out, exploring flea markets and cross country skiing. A devoted grandmother, she loved trips to the beach with her grandchildren and walking her dogs.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. (Ret.) James J. Yurik; a son and daughter-in-law, David M. and Cheryl Yurik of Brentwood, N.H.; a daughter and son-in-law, Michelle L. Hennessey and Edward Harrison of Haverhill, Mass.; a brother, Robert Coddaire of Michigan; five grandchildren, Cameron Yurik, Alyssa Cook, Christopher Cook, Madison Marriott and Emma Marriott; one great-grandson, Hunter; and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a brother, Joseph Coddaire and a sister, Joan Coddaire.
Relatives and friends may attend Mrs. Yurik’s Life Celebration on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, NH. A funeral service will follow at 12:15 p.m. at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to the Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy, 401 Hackensack Avenue, 9th Floor, Hackensack, NJ 07601. For directions or to send a message of condolence to the family, please visit our website at www.brooksidechapelfh.com.
Published on  April 30, 2017