Louise C. Marchand

  • Born: October 23, 1948
  • Died: February 14, 2020
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Louise C. Marchand of Manchester peacefully passed away on February 14th at the Community Hospice in Merrimack, NH, surrounded by loving family.

Born on October 23rd, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Henri and Irene Marchand of Manchester. A proud native of Manchester, New Hampshire, Louise graduated from Immaculate High School where she was heavily involved with the Glee Club and many musical programs.

Following graduation, she entered the dental industry where she worked for several years managing dental offices in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. During this time she participated in many outdoor sports which included golfing, tennis and discovered her longtime affinity for camping.

At age 40, Louise decided to change her career path. She graduated from the Concord Institute of Arts and Sciences with her AD degree and her certification as a registered nurse. She enjoyed years of giving back to her community as a clinical nurse in the Manchester area hospitals. Later, after earning her National Case Management Certification, Louise became an administrative insurance nurse first for Cigna and later for Alicare Medical Management, where she worked at the national level managing complex cases.

One of Louise's biggest joys was to serve her Lord in various Catholic ministries at St. Marie Church and later at St. Joseph Cathedral. This included 28 years as a minister of the Eucharist, distributing Communion during Mass and also to homebound and nursing home residents. She served for a time as head of the Chapel of Perpetual Adoration, and as a Prayer Room Warrior at St. Marie.

In addition to her parents, Louise was predeceased by her brother Charles Marchand. She is survived by her son Michael Henri Marchand, his loving partner Stephanie Griggs, grandson Everett and granddaughter Callie. She also leaves four siblings: Richard Marchand, Judith Gamache, Susan Marchand and Monique MacIntyre, as well as her beloved niece Christine Proulx and other treasured nieces and nephews.

There are no public calling hours. A memorial Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 am on Friday, February 21, at St. Joseph Cathedral, Pine St. Committal prayers will follow in the mausoleum at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Manchester.
Donations may be made in her memory to the Community Hospice House, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054.
Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, Manchester, is assisting with arrangements.
To send an online message of condolence, please go to www.lambertfuneralhome.com.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Louise will always hold a warm place in my heart. Such wonderful memories I have of her and her family during my high school years. They were the epitome of what a family should be. Godspeed, Louise

Posted by Barbara Tetreault Robedee - Tampa, FL - Family Friend   March 01, 2020

Our condolences to the Marchand family

Posted by Leo Loranger cousin - goffstown, NH   February 23, 2020

Cousins, I am sorry for your lose, I remember her as a fun and funny person. My deepest condolences.

Posted by Patrick Loranger - Dexter, NY   February 22, 2020

My deepest sympathy to all my cousins and their families.
Rest in peace cousin Louise.

Posted by Cousin John Loranger - Manchester, NH - Family   February 20, 2020

Dear Mike, so sorry for your loss. Deepest sympathy to you and your family.

Posted by Brenda Lambiris - MANCHESTER, NH   February 19, 2020

My dear sweet loving soul louise. My angel in heaven . You were my great friend . I glad we spoke for a while the last call. Your so proud of your son and his family and lil evrett. I will hold our friendship in my heart forever.

Posted by Sharon Martin - Friend   February 19, 2020

Mikewe are very sorry about the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts & prayers are with you & your family at this difficult time. Fondly, MaryAnne & Richard Oleary

Posted by MaryAnne & Richard Oleary - Manchestet, NH - Friend   February 18, 2020

Oh Louise..the fun we had in nusing school..God speed

Posted by Sue Nicholas - LITCHFIELD, NH - Classmate   February 18, 2020

To a very wonderful lady who was so much fun - you will be missed - Mandy and Charlie Dionne

Posted by Madeleine Dionne - Manchester, NH - Friend   February 18, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Rest in peace Louise.

Posted by Cousin Donna - SC   February 18, 2020

To the Marchand family
I was very sad to see that you have lost another member of your family. Louise was indeed too young. Memories of our Immaculata days come flooding back. Good memories for sure. Peace to all of you.

Posted by Carolyn Sorenson Somma - Worcester, MA   February 18, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with you. Rest in peace Louise.

Posted by Cousin Donna - SC   February 18, 2020

My thoughts and prayers to the Marchand family RIP Louise My Godmother

Posted by Karen Cote - Mileaukee, WI   February 18, 2020

To the extended Marchand family, my condolences on the loss of your lovely Louise. We all spent happy hours as children, romping when the families gathered for holidays and when visiting Grammy Ida. Peace and love to you all at this sad time and always.

Posted by cousin David Loranger - San Tan Valley, AZ   February 18, 2020


Rick, Judy, Sue and Nikki, my heartfelt sympathy in the loss of your sister. Love, Aunt Bev

Posted by Beverly Young Loranger - Tampa, FL   February 18, 2020

Aunt Lou, we love you and will miss you very much. I'm so happy you and Sadie were able to meet, and will always remember your sweet words about the joys of our children.

Posted by Molly Romagnola - NY - Family   February 17, 2020

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