Pauline J. Lerch, 68 of Litchfield, NH passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at her home. She was born July 1, 1945 in Hudson Falls, NY, a daughter of the late Chester and Barbara (Trow) Surdam.
Mrs. Lerch worked as a seamstress for Batesville Casket Company in Nashua. She loved playing bingo, gambling and her trips to Foxwoods. She also enjoyed working in the yard and was the great organizer of all her family's functions.
She is survived by her husband; Robert H. Lerch of Litchfield, a son; Arthur Perrault of Nashua, NH, three grandsons and two great-grandchildren. She is also survived by three brothers; Denny Surdam of Nashua, Cliff Rich of Brookline, NH and Richard Rich of Peterbrorough, NH and five sisters; Linda Soucy of Nashua, Arlene Oulette of Merrimack, Carol Rich of Nashua, Patricia Jacobs of Tyngsboro and Joann Surdam of Nashua. She was predeceased by five brothers; Ronald Surdam, Steven Surdam, Robert Rich, Kenneth Blaisdell and George Blaisdell and by a sister; Shirley Shank.
Visiting hours were held on Thursday, July 3, 2014 from 4:00pm to 7:30pm in the Zis-Sweeney Funeral Home, 26 Kinsley Street, Nashua, NH. A funeral service was held Thursday at 7:30pm in the funeral home. Following cremation the interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Nashua.