Corinne E. Pelchat

Corinne E. Pelchat, 87, lifelong resident of Milford, NH died on July 2, 2017 at The Courville of Nashua, NH.

She was born in Milford on June 9, 1930, a daughter of Percy and Rosemond (Butterfield) Field.

Corinne was a graduate of Milford High School, Class of 1948. She was employed as a telephone operator for New England Telephone Company and had also worked for Gurnsey Cattle, Peterborough, NH.

She was a longtime member and active volunteer of the Milford United Methodist Church. In addition, she enjoyed traveling.

Corinne was predeceased by her husband, Lionel “Ned” Pelchat, who died in 2000.

Family members include her daughter and son-in-law, Jody and Ed Caplan of Bonita Springs, FL; four step daughters, Deborah Brooks of Naples FL, Denise Fontaine of Londonderry, NH, Donna Cobb Greenland, NH and Diane Finkle of Bedford, NH.

A visiting hour will be held on Thursday, July 6th from 9:00-10:00 a.m. in the Milford United Methodist Church, 327 North River Road, Milford, NH, followed by A Celebration of Life service at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Milford. Donations in her memory may be made to the Milford United Methodist Church Building Fund, 327 North River Road, Milford, NH 03055. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford. To share a memory or offer a condolence please go to