Janet M. McQuesten, age 70 of Litchfield, NH, passed peacefully on Sunday January 27, 2019 at
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Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH.
Janet was the daughter and only child of the late James R. and Jennie (Cogliano) Griffin, and the widow
of Fred D. McQuesten (aka Winkie) with whom she had been married for thirty-seven years until his death in
Janet was a 1966 graduate of Everett High School and moved to NH in 1972. She worked for the John
Hancock Insurance Co for twenty-five years, followed by jobs with Mass Mutual, Oxford Health Plans and
Continental Paving, Inc. She officially retired in 2014 allowing her time for some light travel and day trips with
friends. In her younger years she enjoyed gardening, cooking and crafting. She was a talented and creative tole
painter, most known for her creative country holiday decorations. In more recent years, she enjoyed watching
her favorite tv shows and movies from the comfort of her home, as well as spending time with friends and
Survivors include one son, John B. Noseworthy and his wife, Lynne, both of Merrimack, NH; one stepson, Fred P. McQuesten and his wife Lesa, both of Litchfield, NH; five grandchildren, Jennifer Noseworthy,
Nickolas Noseworthy, Denton McQuesten, Maura McQuesten and Morgan (McQuesten) Lewis and her
husband James. She also leaves behind two great-grandchildren, Cole and Grace A. Lewis.
SERVICES: A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday February 2, 2019 from 10:00am – 12:00 pm at the
chapel of The Davis Funeral Home, 1 Lock St., Nashua, NH 03064. A Memorial Service will commence at
12:00pm (immediately following visitation). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend both. A
private burial will be held in Hillcrest Cemetery, Litchfield, NH in the spring with immediate family in
attendance. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Janet’s loving memory to Community Hospice House,
c/o Development, 7 Executive Park Dr., Merrimack, NH 03054 or to the Humane Society for Greater Nashua,
24 Ferry Rd., Nashua, NH 03064-8109.