McHugh Funeral Home

283 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH


Ruth M. Roberge

March 7, 1925January 10, 2020

Ruth M. Roberge, 94, of Nashua and formerly of Manchester, died January 10, 2020 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack after a brief illness. She was born in Boston, Mass. on March 7, 1925 the daughter of Joseph and Leona (Kelly) Raymond. She grew up in the Boston area and was educated in the local school system.

Caring for her young family was paramount before returning to employment at Catholic Medical Center whereupon she retired and enjoyed traveling near and far with Leopold, her husband of 37 years. She also enjoyed reading and spending time with family and friends.

She was predeceased by her young son, Christopher in 1969 and her husband, Leopold Roberge in 1993.

Members of her family include her sons John Horne and his wife Helen of Colorado, Thomas Horne and his wife Lorraine of Nashua and Joseph Roberge of Florida, her grandchildren Michelle Johnson, Thomas Horne Jr., Peter Horne, Sarah Kay, Nathan Horne and Daniel Horne, Numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

There will be no calling hours, burial will be private. The McHugh Funeral Home has been entrusted by the family with her care.


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Diana Roberge Wheeler

January 17, 2020

I always loved going to visit my Pepere & his wonderful wife Ruthie as a child. She was always so warm and welcoming with her smile.
My thoughts and prayers come from our family and her step-son, Francis Roberge and my mother Lorraine.
We all loved her very much.

John Roberge

January 17, 2020

Our condolences John,tom, and Joey. She was always so kind and sweet.

Kathy VandenBerghe

January 17, 2020

John , Tom , and Joe ,

Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss . I have such fond memories of visiting on Pennacook St. Now the two friends can visit once again .