Newport, NH: Lois A. Gamash, 80, died on September 19,2018 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center after a period of declining health. She was born on November 2, 1937 in Hanover, NH to the late Norman W. Macie, Sr. and Marion (Bouchier) Macie.
She attended school in West Springfield, NH before attending Towle High School in Newport. She had worked at Dorr Woolen Mill for 31 years and for several years at Fram Works. She loved her family and will be greatly missed.
Lois was predeceased by her parents, her loving husband of many years, Donald Gamash, and brothers, Norman Macie, Jr. and Stanley Macie.
Surviving family include her daughter, Lois Preble and her husband, Edward Campbell of Washington, brothers, Melvin Macie and Lawrence Macie, sister, Carol Burdick, grandchildren, Ronald Burpee, Stephen Burpee, Jr., and Donald Burpee, great-grandchildren, Devin, Austin, Anthony, David, Daniel, Kelly, Dylan, Seth, and Michael Burpee, and many other extended family members.
Special thanks to Lois' nephew, George Burpee and her friend Sherry, for all their compassionate card.
A graveside service will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery in Newport, NH on Friday October 5, 2018 at 1 PM.