Lynne H. Hersey
1956 - 2021
January 21, 1956
February 19, 2021
Cremation Society of New Hampshire - Manchester
243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104
ynne Helena Quimby-Hersey, 65, passed away unexpectedly with her family by her side on Friday February 19, 2021 in Concord NH. She was born on January 21, 1956 in Manchester New Hampshire, daughter of Lyle and Mary Quimby.

Lynne was a graduate of the West High School class of 1974. Throughout her life she lived in Manchester, Goffstown, Dunbarton and Concord NH, but always loved where she grew up in Manchester. Lynne worked different jobs over her lifetime, but her favorite was Janet's Donuts.

She was a kindhearted woman who loved her family, friends, and animals. She would watch the birds at her bird feeder and would always leave a little something at her back door for the furry critters of the night. She was an avid reader and loved spending time with her family. Her grandchildren especially, who made her smile so much.

She is survived by her daughter Hidi Insana and her husband Joseph Insana, her son Stephen Hersey and his wife Patricia Hersey, her son Alan Hersey and his significant other Samantha Hubbard, her 7 grandchildren James, Anthony, Brad, Addisyn, Sophia, Maggie and Natalie, sister Leslie Spaulding her children, brother Lyle Quimby, brother Leander Quimby and his wife Ruth Quimby and their children.

Lynne was loved by her family and friends and will be missed greatly.

Her funeral service will held at the Cremation Society of New Hampshire, 243 Hanover Street Manchester NH on Monday, March 8, 2021 from 11am-1pm with a private burial at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Manchester NH. A celebration of life will be held at a later date when it is safe to do so.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to: SPCA, 94 Silk Farm Road, Concord, NH 03301

Please note that current restrictions limit funeral home capacity to no more than 50%. Those in attendance are respectfully requested to wear face coverings and practice social distancing.

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Published by Union Leader on Mar. 5, 2021.
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Cremation Society of New Hampshire
243 Hanover Street, Manchester, New Hampshire 03104
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So sorry to hear of Lynnes passing.. We were childhood friends and I have many fun memories of our neighborhood with her in them.... My condolences to Lyle, Leslie, Leander and the rest of her family members..
March 7, 2021
Sending condolences to the Quimby family. Lynne was a kind and special person. So sorry to hear of her sudden passing. Many great memories from back in the day with Lynne and all the folks from the neighborhood.
Gary & Heidi Hamer
March 5, 2021
Hidi Stephen and Alan sorry for your loss I was thinking about when you guys were kids I use to visit in Dunbarton and let you guys take turns driving in the school yard across the street good times. RIP LYNN
Dan DeNutte
March 5, 2021
Condolences to you on Lynne’s passing. We grew up in the same neighborhood in Manchester where we have very fond childhood memories. While we haven’t seen each other for many many years, the memories of our childhood seem like yesterday. Very sorry for your loss.
Capuchino Family
March 5, 2021
I knew lynne and her children since teen years. I just hope they will be at rest with her sudden parting. And i hope she is at peace.
Erin Sullivan
March 2, 2021