Elmer Maurice Lapete

1910 Manchester, New Hampshire 1980 Manchester, NH



Continuation of tree (6th child of John Edouard Lepitre/Estelle Janette Gamble); all known surname descendants:

                  10        Elmer Maurice Lapete  b: 12 May 1910  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: July 1980  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH

                                    +Lillian ---    d: 16 April 1953  Boston, Suffolk, MA


                              *2nd Wife of Elmer Maurice Lapete:

                                    +Marie Lucie Anna Gagnon (Goings)  b: 20 April 1915  Lowell, Middlesex, MA; m: 10 October 1959  St. Augustin, Manchester, NH [Adelard/Eleanor Laforge]; d: 4 April 2003  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH



Notes for Elmer Maurice Lapete:


- 1930 Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire:  Charles Lepete 21 gas co. laborer, brother Elmer 19 cotton mill/yarn boy, sister Florence 15, mother Estelle 47.


- 1940


WWII Records:  Elmer Maurice Lapete, res. 59 Monument Ave., Charlestown, MA; b. 12 May 1910 Manchester, NH; contact sister-in-law Mrs. Rose Lapete (1 Dover, Manchester); employed by Chicopee Mills; 5' 7", 140 lbs., blue eyes & blonde hair, light complexion; 16 Oct 1940 Manchester, NH.


- 1934 Manchester City Directory:  Lapete Chas H chauf gas works r 8 Dean; Lapete Clifford J r 37 Clark av; Lapete Elmer M doffer r 8 Dean; Lapete Estelle J Mrs h 8 Dean; Lapete John E florist h 37 Clark av

- 1944 Boston City Directory:  LaPete Elmer jan Boys Club of Boston Inc


Notes for Marie Lucie Anna Gagnon:

Obituary:  New Hampshire Union Leader (Manchester, NH), 5 April 2003:  Lucianna 'Lena' Croteau, 87, of Manchester, died April 4, 2003 at Hillsborough County Nursing Home, after a lengthy illness.  Born in Lowell, Mass., on April 20, 1915, she was the daughter of Adelard and Elenore (Laforge) Gagnon.  She lived 17 years in Somerville, Mass., and had been a Manchester resident most of her life.  She worked as a stitcher at Mammoth Mills for many years.  She was a member of L'Association Canado Americaine and Cours St. George.  She was married to Elmer M. LaPete, who died in 1980, and Joseph S. Croteau, who died in 1996.  Family members include nieces and nephews.  Services:  Calling hours are Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Pius X Church, Candia Road.  Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.



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