Barbara C. Green (Calchera), 82 of Raymond, New Hampshire, passed away unexpectedly in her home on June 15, 2018. She was born on November 29, 1935 in Stafford Springs CT, the daughter of the late Mariano and Rene P. Calchera.
Barbara and her family moved to New Hampshire 48 years ago. She worked as a secretary for former Connecticut Governor Ella Grasso and then in the Hampton School District at Hampton Academy. She played piano and sang chorus with the barbershop affiliations the Sweet Adelines and the Harbor Bells. She loved to watch golf, baseball, basketball, old westerns and the Hallmark channel.
She is survived by her son and daughter in-law, Christopher & Tammy Hickey of Barrington, NH, grandsons Joshua of Beverly, MA and Aidan of Barrington, NH and granddaughter Alexandra Bertone of Strafford, NH, 2 great grandchildren, companion James Green of Raymond, NH, sisters Constance Swatik of Stafford Springs, CT; Diane Novak of West Springfield, MA and her brother Mark Calchera of Tolland, CT along with many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at her son's house, 18 Hillside Drive in Barrington, NH on Saturday August 4th, 2018 from 3 - 5 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 11 AM at St. Edward's Church, 6 Benton St., Stafford Springs, CT. Burial will follow in St. Edward's Cemetery in Stafford Springs, CT. Brewitt Funeral Service, 2 Epping St., Raymond, NH is assisting the family.