NEW IPSWICH, N.J.
Alice (Bradley) Bryan, 91, of New Ipswich N.H., died March 5, 2010.
She was born Dec. 12, 1918, in Garden Plain, Kan. and was raised in Wichita, Kan. In 1941 she received her B.A. R.N. degree in nursing. In that same year she married Everett Lee Brookshire, who died later that year. In 1946 she moved to Columbus where she taught and practiced obstetric nursing at Grant Hospital. In 1955 she moved to Sandusky and worked for a doctor in private family practice. In 1978 Alice moved to New Ipswich. She will be remembered as a warm and caring person with a welcoming smile.
Family members include a son, Frank Brookshire, and his wife Linda of Mont Vernon, N.H.; two stepgrandchildren, Sam and Ari Taylor of Mont Vernon; two grandsons, Kyle Brookshire and his wife Nicole of Belmont, Mass., and Seth Brookshire of San Francisco; two great-granddaughters, Olivia and Chloe Brookshire of Belmont, N.H.; a brother, Ray Bradley and his wife Pat of North Carolina; two sisters, Ruth Bradley Smith and her husband of Harley, Texas, and Dorothy Bradley Cmela of California; a sister- in-law, Patricia Bradley of Wichita; a former daughter-in-law, Lynne Brookshire Stone of Wilton, N.H.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Everett Brookshire in 1941; and her second husband, Thomas Bryan in 2007.
There are no calling hours or services at this time. Please refer to the Web site for information regarding a memorial Mass that is being planned.
Memorial donations may be made in Alice's name to Sacred Heart Church, 15 High St., Greenville, NH 03048.
For information visit lambertfuneralhome.com.
Lambert Funeral Home of Manchester, N.H., is handling arrangements.