February 12, 1935 - May 16, 2017
North Hampton – Barbara Seamans, 82, of North Hampton, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital with her family by her side. She was born February 12, 1935 in Woburn, Mass., a daughter of the late Martin and Lillian (Johnson) Eckberg. Barbara graduated from Woburn High School with the Class of 1952 and from Massachusetts General Hospital School of Nursing in 1955 as a registered nurse. She was a devoted nurse in her geriatric nursing career serving in several nursing homes and retired from the former Seacoast Health Center in Hampton after many years of service. She made her home in North Hampton since 1978 coming from Pittsfield, NH. Barbara enjoyed gardening, fly fishing, cooking, baking, reading, travel and dancing. She shared 57 years of marriage with her late husband, Richard G. Seamans, Jr. who predeceased her in 2012. Family members include five children, Lauralyn Hungerford of Lexington, KY, Mark Seamans and his wife Judith of Beaverton, OR, Charles Seamans and his wife Sandra of Epping, Monica Seamans of North Hampton, Penelope Magee of Exeter, 6 grandchildren, a great grandson, several nieces, nephews and her loyal canine friend Emma. In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Frederick and William Eckberg and her sister, Mary Jane Allen. A visiting hour will held from 1-2 P.M. Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, 811 Lafayette Road, Hampton. Services will immediately follow the visitation at 2 P.M in the funeral home. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 7000, albert Lea, MN 56007-8001 www.lung.org/ or American Heart Association, P.O. Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049 www.heart.org/ or in her name to a conservation or environmental charity of one’s choice.
North Hampton – Barbara Seamans, 82, of North Hampton, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital with her family by her side. She was born February 12, 1935 in Woburn, Mass., a daughter of the late Martin and Lillian... View Obituary & Service Information
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