Rochester, NH: Mary G. Beane, 84, died Friday, May 18, 2007, at the Wentworth Douglas Hospital in Dover after a long period of failing health.
Mrs. Beane was born in Winchendon, MA on April 7, 1923, the daughter of Frank and Ella (Bogan) Murray and had been living in Rochester since 1985, moving from Somersworth, NH. She was a Past President of the Somersworth Women’s Club and enjoyed crafts and her pets.
Surviving members of the family include: her husband of 62 years, Arthur E. Beane of Rochester, four sons, Arthur J. Beane and his wife Ruth of Huston, TX, Peter Beane and his wife Phung of Salem, NH, Steve Beane and his wife Tanya of Bowie, MD, and John Beane and his wife Jennifer of Sandiego, CA, three daughters, Teri Hill and her husband Richard of Lyons, KS, Chris Beane-Martin and her husband Jim of Somersworth, and Betsy Guilmette and her husband Dennis of Somersworth. She also leaves four sisters, Kathy Kendall of Fitchburg, MA, Gert Szymcik of Rindge, NH, Joanne Pandiscicio of Athol, MA and Alice Hodge of Loonenburg, MA, one brother, Frank Murray of Balston Lake, NY, as well as 22 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be held at the H. J. Grondin & Son Funeral Home, 177 North Main Street, Rochester, NH on Monday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 PM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM at St. Mary’s Church on Lowell Street in Rochester, NH with Fr. Pierre Baker officiating, followed with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery. To sign the on-line guest book, please go to www.GrondinFuneralHome.com.