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Louise Theresa (Marion) Gath

August 3, 1921
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Deering, NH

Louise T. (Marion) Gath

Louise T. Gath, 96, a longtime resident of Deering died at her daughter's home in Northfield, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 following a period of failing health.  Louise was born in Lowell, MA,  August 3, 1921, daughter of Louis M. and Anne A. (Brabant) Marion. She was one of ten children.  She lived and summered at Deering Lake for over 50 years and wintered in Concord. She was a 1939 graduate of the Tewksbury Massachusetts High School.   During WW II she was employed with the Atlantic Rayon Corporation, making parachutes in Lowell. Prior to her retirement, she worked with the U. S. Postal Service in Tewksbury, MA., retiring in 1973.   She loved family and spending time with them during her long life.  She often sat at her large bay window where she could enjoy the hummingbirds at the feeders.  Louise was predeceased by her husband, Frederick C. Gath Sr. who died in 2005, her two sons, Frederick C. Gath Jr. and James H. Gath. She leaves, her daughters, Jayne L. Becker and husband Bill of Northfield, Susan Pinto and daughter in law, Marlene Gath, both of Tewksbury, MA.

Eleven grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild

A brother, Bernard Marion and his wife Rita of Deering

And many loving nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by brothers, Louis and Alfred and sisters,

Evelina, Agnes, Corinne, Edith, Gertrude and Blanche Following her wishes, there are no calling hours.  A celebration of her life will be held May 12, 2018 at the Deering Community Church in Deering, NH at 10:30 am.

Burial will be in the Tewksbury Cemetery,  Tewksbury, MA at the convenience of the family.

Assisting with arrangements is the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home in Tilton, NH Those wishing may make memorial contributions in Louise's name to the Concord Regional VNA and Hospice,  30 Pillsbury St., Concord, NH 03301.

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