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Essie Ricker Munro
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1913
New Castle
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 2005
New Hampshire, USA

Essie R. Munro

NEW CASTLE - Essie R. Munro, 91, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at Haven Health Center-Seacoast of Hampton.

She was born in New Castle on April 8, 1913, a daughter of the late Ben and Sadie (White) Ricker. She was raised in New Castle and was a Portsmouth resident for several years before returning to New Castle in 1958.

She had worked as a practical nurse at the Mark Wentworth Home in Portsmouth for several years.

She was Past Grand Secretary of the Pythian Sisters Grand Temple of New Hampshire as well as a member of Crystal Temple No. 36, Past Grand Noble of Fannie Gardiner Chapter No. 82 and Past President of the Past Chief's Association. She was also a member of the Daughters of Pocahontas in South Berwick, Maine; Piscataqua Chapter No. 90 OES of Kittery, Maine; the John Hill Grange of Eliot, Maine; and the Fleet Reserve No. 7 of Portsmouth. She was a member of the New Castle Congregational Church.

She was predeceased by her husband, Oscar C. Munro, who died in 1979, and by her five brothers and two sisters.

Family members include her three sons, Carl G. Munro of New Castle, Bert W. Munro of Salem and Benjamin R. Munro of Milton, Vt.; a daughter, Kay Dennis of Raleigh, N.C.; 11 grandchildren; a great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her family, she was the adopted grandmother of the first-grade class at Sacred Heart School in Hampton.

MUNRO - Essie R. Munro, 91, of New Castle, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. If desired, donations may be made to the New Castle Congregational Church, Main Street, New Castle, NH 03854. Private burial will be in the Riverside Cemetery, New Castle. Arrangements are by the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home, 
 
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 Spouse:
  Oscar Carl Munro (1901 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Carl George Munro (1932 - 2014)*
  Bert W. Munro (1935 - 2008)*
  Benjamin Ricker Munro (1938 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
New Castle
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Oct 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30766443
Essie <i>Ricker</i> Munro
Added by: Barb Destromp
 
Essie <i>Ricker</i> Munro
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Essie <i>Ricker</i> Munro
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- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Apr. 14, 2013

- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Apr. 14, 2013
Grammy.I will never forget the many trips to what Daddy called "home". He always had 2 homes as far as our family was concerned. The one where you and "Puppy" raised him as well as the one that him and Mommy built for and with us kids. I think what I miss...(Read more)
- melissa-kay munro
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