Rosa Lee Ackerson

  • "Bob, Sorry to hear of your dear wife's passing. Hope to..."
    - Ollie Cook
  • "Todd, we're keeping you and your family in our thoughts,..."
    - Lemarier Family
  • "Todd: Having lost two parents recently, I feel the pain..."
    - Steve Freeman
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    - Tiffney Castellucci-Trant
  • "Todd, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I know she was..."
    - Ann DeLoid

MERRIMACK -- Rosa Lee Ackerson, 72, died Feb. 1, 2010, at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua after a long illness.

She was born in Hickory, N.C., Jan. 3, 1938, to Oscar S. and Lizzie (Lefevers) Ates. She was employed at Massachusetts Mutual Insurance, and in her early years was a teacher.

Family members include her husband, Robert D. Ackerson, of Merrimack, two sons, Thomas Ackerson of Manchester and Todd Ackerson of Merrimack; two daughters, Wendy Hebert of Candia and Cheryl Ackerson of Lyndeborough; nine grandchildren; a sister, Virginia Hannah; ad nieces and nephews.

SERVICES: Calling hours in George R. Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, are Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A private funeral service will be held in the funeral home. Burial will be in Last Rest Cemetery, Merrimack.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner's Hospital for Children, c/o Admin., 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA, 02114.

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George R. Rivet Funeral Home
425 D.W. Highway P.O. Box 86
Merrimack, NH 03054
(603) 424-5530
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Published in Union Leader on Feb. 3, 2010
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