Dorothy E. Whitney-Hall

Dorothy E. Whitney-Hall, 88, of Bedford, NH, passed away on July 9th in Manchester, NH, after a brief illness.

Dorothy grew up in Penacook, NH, and after marriage lived for many years in Milford, NH, where she raised seven children, all of whom went through the Milford schools.

Dorothy was extremely patriotic and supportive of our troops, and loved her country.

She loved to sing and was very active in church choirs, loved to watch her family play sports of all types, enjoyed card games, cookouts, and pot-luck suppers with friends, and was an avid Red Sox fan. She later retired in Goffstown, NH, where she loved to participate in activities with other retirees.

She was predeceased by husband, Robert J. Whitney; son, Sheldon M. Whitney; and husband, Frank E. Hall, and leaves behind 5 sons and one daughter, along with their families and many family friends who still call her Mom.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to The Alzheimer’s Association, 5 Bedford Farms Road, Suite #201, Bedford, NH 03110, or

On Monday, July 14, 2014, there was a gathering to celebrate her life from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Cremation Society of NH, 243 Hanover St., Manchester. A memorial service began at 11:30 a.m. with interment at New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, NH immediately following

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The Cremation Society of NH is in charge of the arrangements 243 Hanover Street Manchester, NH