Beulah L. Thayer Obituary & Photo 1912 - 2012

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Beulah L. Thayer Obituary & Photo 1912 - 2012

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Obituary and photo of Farmington resident Beulah L. Thayer, 1912 - 2012. 

The Peaslee Funeral Home obituary reads:

Beulah L. Thayer

May 04, 1912 - October 23, 2012






Obituary of Beulah Perkins Thayer

Farmington--Beulah Thayer, 100, died peacefully, after a very short illness, on October 23rd.
She was born on May 4, 1912, daughter of Winifred and Benjamin Perkins of Alton, NH. She was graduated from Alton High School and Keene Normal School and taught elementary school in Bedford N.H. She married James E. Thayer on June 14, l934, and lived the rest of her life in Farmington.
Mrs. Thayer was an active member of many civic organizations including Fraternal Chapter No. 21, Order of the Eastern Star, President of the Farmington Women’s Club, Girl Scout Leader, Member of the First Congregational Church, holding many offices there, including President of the Women’s Fellowship, Sunday School Teacher, Junior Choir Director and Board of Wardens. She served as President of the Historical Society, Trustee of Goodwin Library and was a member of the Farmington School Board for six years. Mrs. Thayer also held memberships in many patriotic Organizations including Regent of Mary Torr Chapter, D.A.R, President of Daughters of Colonial Wars, Dames of the Court of Honor, a member of Frisbee Memorial Auxiliary, Strawbery Banke, and as a volunteer at Frisbee Hospital for many years. Her greatest love was the school children of Farmington.
Mrs. Thayer is survived by a daughter Sylvia Thayer of Milton, two sons, James Thayer of Singapore, Richard Thayer of New Durham, three granddaughters, six grandsons, seven great granddaughters and fourteen great grandsons.
Service: Her memorial service will be held at eleven o’clock at the First Congregational Church of Farmington, Monday, October 29. Memorial gifts, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Goodwin Library Memorial Fund in care of the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, 422 Main Street, Farmington, N.H.
Arrangements by Peaslee Funeral Home, 24 Central Street, Farmington, NH, to express condolences, please visit: www.peasleefuneralhome.com


FHS- Kyle Leach

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The Peaslee Funeral Home

Beulah L. Thayer




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The Peaslee Funeral Home

Date

October 2012

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October 2012

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The Peaslee Funeral Home Beulah L. Thayer , “Beulah L. Thayer Obituary & Photo 1912 - 2012,” Farmington Historical Society-Museum of Farmington History, accessed October 17, 2021, https://farmingtonnhhistory.omeka.net/items/show/584.

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