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Barbara A. (Hunt) Laflamme
Barbara A. Laflamme, 88, a longtime resident of Franklin died on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester with her family by her side after a long illness. She was born in Laconia on May 15, 1930 the daughter of Stanton and Florence (McCrea) Hunt. She attended schools in Laconia and was a graduate of Laconia High School, class of 1948. Barbara worked as a seamstress at O'Shea Department Store in Laconia but spent most of her time helping her husband Lawrence run their pastry shops, Laflamme Homelyke Bakery in Laconia and Larry's Pastry Shop in Franklin. Barbara enjoyed crafting, playing cards and knitting clothing for her family. She and her husband loved their many trips to the beach to watch the grandchildren play in the water. She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Lawrence Laflamme who died in 2008, two of her daughters, Norma Jean Laflamme who died in 1955 and Marcia Abbott who died in 2018 and a grandson, Patrick Michael who died in 1997 a brother, Robert Hunt and her sister, Marjorie Robbins. Her family includes:
Her son: Dennis Laflamme, her caregiver since 2008, of Franklin
Her daughters: Joan and husband Martin Judd of Hill
Nancy Adams of Northfield
Ellen Gilpatric of Newbury
Peggy Laflamme of Franklin
Grandchildren: Jodi Phelps, Tim Abbott, Kevin and Ken Judd, Jeremy and Melanie Michael, Samantha Adams, Joshua Laflamme and Jennifer Gardner
18 Great grandchildren
3 Great-great grandchildren
her brother: Russell Hunt of Newton, MA
her son in law: Lawrence "Butch" Abbott of Franklin
and many nieces, nephews and cousins
According to Barbara's wishes there will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held in St. Lambert Cemetery in Laconia when the weather permits.
Memorial donations in memory of Barbara, may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215.