Laconia-----John W. Jamieson, 75, of 765 Union Avenue and formerly of Lochmere, died at the Lakes Region General Hospital on Sunday, June 15, 2003.
Mr. Jamieson was born September 14, 1927 in Randolph, Vermont, the son of Stewart P. and Goldie M. (Morse) Jamieson. He served in the U. S. Navy during World War II and was a long time resident of Laconia. He was employed in the printing business and worked for the Littleton Courier, the Laconia Evening Citizen, Lerman Press, and Hazen Printing Co. He was a member of the N. H. Graphic Arts Association and the N. H. Professional Photographers Association.
Mr. Jamieson was a former member of the Laconia Congregational Church. He was a 50-year member of the American Legion Wilkins-Smith Post #l of Laconia. Over the fifty years, he served as Chaplain, a trustee, and a member of the Board of Directors. He was also a former member of the Laconia Lodge of Elks. Mr. Jamieson enjoyed gardening and boating.
Survivors include a son, W. Scott Jamieson, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; two daughters, Mrs. Susan Kelly of Littleton, NH and Mrs. Becky Guyer of Sanbornton, NH; four grandchildren; two brothers, Donald Jamieson, of Waterbury Center, VT and William Jamieson of Wellington, Maine; a sister, Mrs. Blythe Thomas, of East Wakefield, NH and Mulberry, Florida; and several nephews and nieces.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, June 19, 2003 at 11:30AM in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Wilkins-Smith Post No 1 American Legion Memorial Scholarship Fund, PO Box 494, Laconia, NH 03247-0494 or to Community Health & Hospice, Inc., 780 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246
Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is in charge of the arrangements.