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Mary Yvonne (Burbee) Rines

February 27, 1940


Mary Yvonne  (Burbee) Rines

Mary Y. Rines, 77, a longtime resident of Northfield died, Sunday, July 16, 2017 at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester following a period of failing health.  Mary (Yvonne as some knew her) was born in Wilton, NH  February 27, 1940, the daughter of the late, Frank and Mary E. (Muzzey) Burbee.  She spent her youth and schooled in Wilton graduating from Wilton High School. Mary moved from Mason, NH to Northfield 27 years ago.  She was a homemaker.  She was a longtime active member of the Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church in Tilton and so enjoyed music.  Mary was predeceased a brother, Frank Burbee Jr. and  a grandson, Kristopher Fox in 2002.   She leaves,

Her husband of 56 years, James E. Rines Jr. of Northfield

A daughter, Mary Y. (Rines) Fox and husband Bill of Northfield

Sons, James E. Rines III and  and wife Ellen of Milford, NH

           Troy E. Rines of Northfield

            Frederick M. Rines of Northfield

Six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren

A brother, Frederick  Burbee of Warner, NH

Sisters:   Marjorie Larpenter of Wilton, NH

                Diane Poodiack of Peterborough, NH

                Helena Vander-Heyden of Milford, NH

Sister in law,  Jane Provins of Milford, NH

Numerous nieces and nephews

A service to celebrate Mary’s life will be held Monday, July 24 , 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church,  400 West Main St. in Tilton with a gathering to follow in the undercroft of the church. 

Burial will be in Park Cemetery in Tilton

Assisting the family is the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home of Tilton.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial contributions in Mary’s name to the Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church

P. O. Box 476, Tilton, NH 03276-0476.

 Service Information

Funeral Service
July 24, 2017

10:00 AM
Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church
400 West Main St.
Tilton, NH 03276

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