Roberta Margaret Gallagher

BARRINGTON - Roberta Margaret Gallagher, 73, of Hunter Lane, passed away on Friday, November 9, 2012 at her residence with family present.

Roberta was born on March 27, 1938 in Staceyville, Maine, the only daughter of Leon and Eva Sirois.

Roberta retired as a secretary with the Barrington School System and was a member of the Barrington Women's Club.

Roberta is survived by her husband James; her son, Shawn Gallagher and his wife Cynthia of Chelmsford Mass.; her daughter, Dawn Desjardins and her husband Skip, of Methuen, Mass.; her grandchildren, Nichole Dow of Barrington, Nicholas Tsoukalas of Barrington, Christine Gallagher of Dracut Mass., and Matthew Gallagher of Chelmsford, Mass.; and her great grandchild Ava Perkins.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Barrington Women's Club, P.O. Box 583, Barrington, N.H. 03825.

Friends and family may call from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, November 14 with Liturgy of the Word service to be held at noon, by Deacon Robert Gagnon, at Purdy Memorial Chapel, 2 Concord Road, Rt. 4 Lee, N.H. with a reception to follow. To sign our online guest book, please go to

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Published in Fosters from Nov. 10 to Nov. 15, 2012