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Obituary: Jeannette R. (Desharnais) Munnis, 83

Jan 26, 2019 06:11AM ● By Theresa Gilman

Jeannette R. (Desharnais) Munnis

Greenville, NH: Jeannette R. (Desharnais) Munnis, 83, of Greenville, NH formerly of Hopkinton, NH and Shirley, MA died Sunday, January 20, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Her husband of 61 years, George E. Munnis, died in June 2015. 

Mrs. Munnis was born in Cambridge, February 16, 1935, a daughter of Real and Anna (Taschereau) Desharnais and resided many years in Hopkinton, NH and Shirley, MA before moving to Greenville, NH 4 years ago. 

She had been a member of the Hopkinton, NH Garden Club as well as the Red Hat Society there. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. 

She leaves two sons, Eric A. Munnis with whom she resided in Greenville, Jon Munnis of Fitchburg; two daughters, Donna J. Laferriere of Dracut, Desiree L. Munnis of Greenville, NH; a brother, Henry Desharnais of California; three sisters, Isabel Serra of NJ, Dorothy Martell of Claremont, NH, Lucille Harrington of Ascutney, VT; six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

She was the mother of the late Sandra M. Munnis of Shirley who died in 1993 and the sister of the late Richard Desharnais, Roger Desharnais, Raymond Desharnais, Roland Desharnais, Theresa Bosseanault and Gertrude Anderson.

Funeral services will be held 11AM Monday, January 28, 2019 at the Anderson Funeral Home, 25 Fitchburg Rd. (Rte 2A) Ayer. Please see for additional information or to leave an on line condolence. 

Mrs. Munnis’ family will receive family and friends at calling hours 2-5 Sunday, January 27th at the Funeral Home.
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