Gertrude Lavalliere

  • Born: January 12, 1929
  • Died: August 7, 2019
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Hanover Street

243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Gertrude Lavalliere, 90, of Manchester, NH passed away peacefully at her home on August 7, 2019. Born in Manchester on January 12, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Gustave and Laura (Beaudoin) Dusseault. She enjoyed 56 years of marriage with her late husband, Henry Lavalliere.

She leaves behind their six children, John Lavalliere and his wife Tracy of Merrimack; Claire Roy of Sacramento, CA; Doris Button of Hooksett; Ann Lavalliere of Manchester; Mark Lavalliere of Weare; and Laura Nelson of Rochester; her siblings, Rene Dusseault of Concord; Rita Lavalliere of Manchester; Therese Giovanelli of New Jersey; and Lucille Montminy of Manchester; as well as 10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by her siblings Louis, Earnest, Charles and George Dusseault, Marie Belanger and Jeanne Biron.

Gertrude was a lifelong resident of Manchester. She worked at Pandora as a seamstress for many years.

Visitation will be Friday, August 9th from 4-7pm at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover Street, Manchester. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, August 10th at 10am at Parish of the Transfiguration, 107 Alsace Street, Manchester. She will be laid to rest at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Easter Seals, 555 Auburn St, Manchester NH 03103.


Condolence & Memory Journal

We'll miss our 'girl talks' in the hall.
Rest in peace.
Dottie, Lorraine and Nancy

Posted by A friend   August 10, 2019


To all Gerts family and friends for the past two years it has been my utmost pleasure taking care of gert and getting to know her and her family. I am so very sorry for your loss. She was the sweetest and kindest woman I have ever known. I will miss her dearly.

Posted by Brenda Leavy - manchester, NH   August 09, 2019

Doris, we are so sorry for your loss. You always spoke of your Mom with such warmth and affection. I hope you can continue to find joy and comfort in your many memories of her.

Posted by Renee and Paul Meier - Bedford, NH   August 09, 2019


I only met Gert a few times but I knew of her through John and Tracy. She was a person that was honest and truthful and I admire that in a person. She had a sense of humor too. I know your family will miss you but you will always be in their hearts. Rest in Peace, Gert

Posted by Sandra Trowbridge - Hudson, NH - Friend   August 09, 2019

Your Mom was an extraordinary woman and will be greatly missed. May she Rest In Peace. Wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage and strength to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. We are so sorry for your loss. If you need anything we are here.

Karyn and Hanson Myers

Posted by Karyn Myers - Hooksett, NH   August 09, 2019

John,Mark and family sorry for your loss.

Posted by David & Pam Glaude - Manchester, NH   August 09, 2019

Mark and John and entire Family, We are so very sorry for the loss of your dear mother. We hope you are comforted by many warm memories and by those of us who love you.
Laura and Gary Dugas

Posted by Laura and Gary Dugas - Hooksett, NH - Family Friend   August 08, 2019

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