The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, June 17, 2005


Lillian G. "Billie" Hannaford Longtime Prospect Street resident

Lillian G. "Billie" Hannaford, 87, died at the Life Care Center in Acton on Thursday, June 9, after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Frank E. Hannaford.

Mrs. Hannaford was born in Winthrop on March 28, 1918. She was a graduate of Chelmsford High School Class of 1936 and Bradshaw Business School in Lowell, Class of 1938.

In 1940 she married Frank E. Hannaford, a Chelmsford native. They soon moved to Carlisle where they operated a poultry farm and in 1960 they established Hannaford Company, Inc. Frank became well-known for his craftsmanship as a builder and Billie was the company's treasurer/bookkeeper. They operated the company until their retirement in 1988.

Mrs. Hannaford attended the Carlisle Congregational Church and was a long-time member of the Everready Class at the church.

She is survived by her sons, Frank K. Hannaford of Tyngsboro and Dana E. Hannaford of Carlisle; two daughters, Genevieve Kruger of Pepperell and Julie Hannaford of Prospect Street; five grandchildren, Kimberley A. Perry, Kelly A. Murphy, David and Keith Kruger, and Karen Plouffe and ten great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends were invited to attend the graveside service which was held at Green Cemetery, Bedford Road, on Monday, June 13 followed by a memorial service at the Carlisle Congregational Church and also the visitation at the Bedford Funeral Home on June 12.


Dr. Leon David Charkoudian weds
Dr. Nicole Renée Longanecker

Dr. Nicole Renée Longanecker and Dr. Leon David Charkoudian were united in marriage Saturday, June 4, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in San Antonio, Texas. Monsignor Lawrence Walsh performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ira Longanecker of San Antonio, Texas. The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. John Charles Charkoudian of Pheasant Hill Lane. The bride is a graduate of Incarnate Word High School, Cornell University and Vanderbilt Medical School. She is starting her internal medicine residency at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital. The groom is a graduate of Concord-Carlisle High School, Cornell University, and Johns Hopkins Medical School. He is starting his ophthalmology residency at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital. Louise Charkoudian, the groom's sister, was a bridesmaid, and CCHS graduates Matt Zezima and Jesse Boehm were groomsmen. Following the reception at the Golf Club at Fort Sam Houston, the couple left for a honeymoon in Kauai, Hawaii. They will reside in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Katy Meyer engaged
to Spencer McEwen

Barbara Meyer and Richard Meyer, who both live in Carlisle, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter Katy Meyer to Spencer McEwen.

Katy is a 1998 graduate of Concord-Carlisle High School, a 2002 graduate of Providence College, and a 2004 graduate of the Art Institute of Boston. She is employed by Sunlife Financial in Wellesley as a marketing coordinator. Katy is known around town for her hand-painted silk scarves and her framed silk paintings that hang in corporate buildings.

Spencer is the son of Susan McEwen of Falmouth, Maine, and Michael McEwen of Dexter, Maine. Spencer is a 1998 graduate of Dexter Regional High School and a 2002 summa cum laude graduate of Wentworth Institute of Technology. He is employed by Harvard University as a digital library software engineer.

A September 2006 wedding is planned on the ocean in Maine.


Ian Nicholas Wolossow

Caroline and Paul Wolossow of Cross Street are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Ian Nicholas, born May 21 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. Ian has an older sister, Tess, who is three years old.

Dr. Andrea Richman, a dentist practicing in Carlisle Center, has been elected vice president of the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS), a statewide professional association serving approximately 4,500 member dentists. She becomes the first woman dentist to serve as an officer of the MDS.

Most recently, Dr. Richman has served as district trustee for the Metropolitan District Dental Society, and has been chair of the Yankee Dental Congress, the fifth largest dental meeting in the U. S.

A graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Richman also holds degrees from the University of Vermont and the University of Wisconsin. She is a member of the Women's Dental Society of Massachusetts and a fellow of both the American and International Colleges of Dentists.

2005 The Carlisle Mosquito