HAMPSTEAD, NH: Marjorie M. Butt, 94, of Hampstead, N.H., passed away Friday, March 11, 2016, at the Parkland Medical Center in Derry, N.H. She was born in Revere, Mass., on October 24, 1921, a daughter of the late Lester and Hildred (Crosby) Johnson. Marjorie is formerly of Stoneham, Mass., where she raised her family. Marjorie enjoyed knitting, dancing, and boating on Sunset Lake for over 60 years. Her greatest joy was being with her husband, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, whom she loved with all her heart.
Marjorie is survived by three daughters, Joan Shea of Hampton, N.H., Ruth Reczek and her husband, Paul of Kingston, N.H., and Lorraine Halchak and her husband, John of Atkinson, N.H.; eight grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her husband, Joseph A. Butt and her sister, Doris Gidney.
There will be no calling hours. A private ceremony will be held for the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, MA/NH Chapter, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472. The Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch Street, Derry is assisting the family with arrangements. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  March 13, 2016