In Memoriam: Michael Burns – Gunstock Patroller

With sadness, the Region would like to announce that longtime Gunstock Ski Patroller and NSP member Michael Burns died unexpectedly on Saturday, September 30th, 2017. He served as an Alpine Patroller at Gunstock in Gilford NH for 16 years.

Visiting hours will be Tuesday, October 10th from 4 PM to 7 PM at R.M. Edgerly and Son Funeral Home, 86 South Main Street, Rochester, NH. The funeral will be the next morning, Wednesday, October 11th at 10 AM, beginning at Trinity Anglican Church, Rochester Hill Road, Rochester, NH with Fr. Matthew Mirabile, pastor, officiating.

In Memoriam: Martha Larson, Ski Patroller

Martha Ellen Larson, 59, died unexpectedly on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at UMass Memorial Hospital, Worcester. She was born in Worcester, a daughter of the late Russell P. and Charlotte A. (Field) Larson. Martha was raised in the Quinsigamond Village area of Worcester and...

In Memoriam: LeRoy Bates, Ski Patroller

  LeRoy “Lee” A. Bates, 85, of Hampstead, NH, passed away on Monday, January 9, 2017 in the Portsmouth Regional Hospital in the presence of his loving family. He was born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin on October 1, 1931, a son of the late Mahlon and Lulu...

In Memoriam: David Rowean, Ski Patroller

It is with great sadness that NH Region reports that one of its longtime Ski Patrollers has passed:  David Paul Rowean, 64, of Francestown, and a Patroller at Cannon Mountain, died Sunday Sept. 11, 2016, at his home. The following kind words about him appear on the...

In Memoriam: Dan Pesula, Ski Patroller

Dan Pesula, a member of the Pats Peak Ski Patrol, passed away on June 21, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. Dan first started his patrol career at Crotched Mountain Ski Area in 2011. He joined the Pats Peak patrol shortly thereafter to be a little closer to...

In Memoriam: Richard Violette, Ski Patroller

Richard “Dick” Violette, Sr., 85, peacefully passed on October 17th in Delray Beach, Florida. A man of unusually high integrity, Dick was equally engaging with an easy smile and a genuine interest in the wellbeing of others. He was a loyal husband to his loving wife...

In Memoriam: George Wesson, Ski Patroller

George Frye Wesson Jr., 89, of Rutland died Monday morning September 6, 2010 at the Pines atRutland following a brief illness.  He was born in Worcester , Ma. July 4th 1921 the son of George and Ellen (Nystrom) Wesson. As a child he was raised in...