Celebrating two lives this weekend.

Dear Friends, We are celebrating two lives this weekend. Edith Pierson ~ To all of you who are celebrating the love and the life of Edith Pierson, we are joining together at 1:00 pm., Saturday, April 23rd at South Church in Portsmouth NH. Edith would have turned 93 on the 21st of April, so her family would like this to be a party for her! All are welcome! Scott French  ~ Beloved husband of Karen Mairs French, a service will be this...

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New childrens book set on the Isles of Shoals

http://www.fosters.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20140410/GJENTERTAINMENT_01/140419992/-1/FOSENTERTAINMENT Fairy magic and the wonders of nature come alive Thursday, April 10, 2014 Click image to enlarge   LEE — Light-Beams Publishing announces the release of Ocean Secrets by Tracy Kane and Genevieve Aichele. Ocean Secrets is the second mystery book in the Fairy Houses Series of books. Fairy magic and the wonders of Nature come...

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Dave Pierson Memorial Services

From: Joe Watts Subject: Dave Pierson Memorial Services Dear Corporation Members, Many of you have heard that long-time Shoaler Dave Pierson passed away on August 9. Since many of you knew Dave (a.k.a. DDP), we felt it was important to get the word out to you about two upcoming memorial services, one on Star Island on Sunday, September 2, and one at South Church (Portsmouth) on Monday, September 3. You are invited to both services,...

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Celebration and service of love and remembrance to honor Dave Pierson
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Celebration and service of love and remembrance to honor Dave Pierson

Dear Friends, A celebration and service of love and remembrance to honor Dave Pierson’s contributions to Star Island and especially to the Pelican community is also planned for Sunday, September 2 at 2:00 PM on Star Island in the Chapel, during the Pelican Reunion conference. A ceremony to place memorial stones in the Memorial Courtyard on the island in memory of Dave and also of Andy Gordon — who served as a mentor to...

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Rozzie Holt

Dear Pelicans, On May 19, former Star Island Registrar, Head Housekeeper, and Shoals icon, died peacefully in Franconia, NH.  Since then, a group of former Pels have been exchanging memories and memorial ideas. Bruce Parsons mentioned that the SIC is in the process of creating a Memorial Courtyard on Star. The center of the courtyard will be a sea of 6″ river rock with memorial names engraved. The borders will have memorial...

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Harry Oliver Lent, former Star Island manager

From http://www.bangordailynews.com/story/bdn/HARRY-OLIVER-LENT,158035 HARRY OLIVER LENT 11/5/10 07:18 pm DOVER, N.H. – Harry Oliver Lent died peacefully Nov. 4, 2010, at his home, after a series of debilitating strokes. He was born Jan. 10, 1925, in Patten, to Edward Lent Sr. and Marie Olive (Violette) Lent. He attended Patten Academy and joined the U.S. Navy to fight in World War II. He did his three years of duty in the South...

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