DOVER - Agnes H. Bastianelli, 85, died Friday December 21, 2012, at Hyder Family Hospice House.
Born in Dover, January 16, 1927, the daughter of Arthur and Agnes (Fenton) Leary. She was a graduate of St. Mary Academy and Dover High School, Class of 1945 and has lived here all of her life.
She was a former employee of New England Telephone Co. and Clarostat Manufacturing Co. Agnes was a member of St. Mary Church.
A devoted wife and mother she leaves her husband of 65 years, Ernest Bastianelli and her daughters and their husbands Regina Lessard and husband Ronald of Northfield, Vt., Nancy Simpson and husband Scott of Wells, Maine; five grandchildren Ron, Aran and Matt Lessard and Derek and Jason Brickett, and seven great-grandchildren. She also is survived by a sister Mary Louise Freeman of Rochester, three brothers Arthur Leary of Springvale, Maine, Joseph Leary of N.H. and Robert Leary of Victoria, Texas and many nieces, nephews and Godchildren.
Friends are invited to call Wednesday December 26th from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Tasker Funeral Home, 621 Central Ave. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10: a.m. Thursday at the Parish of the Assumption, St. Mary Church, corner of Chestnut and Third Sts. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Memorials in her name may be made to Hyder Family Hospice House, 285 County Farm Rd., Dover, NH 03820. Please go to www.taskerfh.com
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