Doris E. Rebidue

>Doris E. Rebidue, 103, longtime resident of Mil­ford, NH, died June 27, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospi­tal Nashua, NH.

She was born in Peter­borough, NH, a daughter of William and Elizabeth (Hugron) McQuade on July 31, 1912.

Doris was raised in Greenfield, NH, and graduated from Peterbor­ough High School. She earned her de­gree from Keene Normal School and her master’s degree in educa­tion at Keene State Col­lege. She began her teach­ing career in a one room school house in Lynde­borough, NH; later com­ing to Milford where she taught 6th grade and was the principal of the Mil­ford Elementary Schools, until her retirement in 1978.

Doris traveled exten­sively throughout the world, she enjoyed sum­mering at her camp in Nelson, NH and she en­joyed playing cribbage.

She was a member and past president of the Harley-Sanford Post #4368, VFW Auxiliary, Milford, NH.

She was predeceased by her husband, Roy E. Rebi­due.

Family members in­clude her son, Douglas Rebidue of Milford, NH; three grandchildren, Amy Rebidue of Florida, Cassan­dra "Casey" Mer­chant of Denison, TX, and Court­ney Quinones of Gainesville, TX; five great-grandchildren, Kara, Matthew and Joshua Merchant, Kennedy Pierson and Jil­lian Quinones; a sister, Beverly Ansaldo of Mil­ford, NH, many nieces and nephews.

A visiting hour will be Friday, July 1, from 9:30- 10:30 a.m. in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH. Funeral services will fol­low at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Milford, NH. Donations in her memory may be made to Meals on Wheels, St. Jo­seph Community Services Inc., P.O. Box 910, 395 Dan­iel Webster Highway, Mer­rimack, NH 03054-0190. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit