A family found, 60 years later as part of Goffstown reunion


By CASSIDY SWANSON
Sunday News Correspondent |
August 09. 2014 10:58PM






GOFFSTOWN - A local family celebrated a very special reunion last week, where many met a long-lost member for the first time.

"It won't sink in right away," said Susan Sterling, who met her biological family at the reunion. "I can't quite grasp it. I mean, this is so much more than I could have ever imagined."

Members of the extended Alger family gathered this past week for a series of family reunion events. On Sunday, Aug. 3, they had a party at the home of Ava Aubertin. Aubertin is one of Sterling's biological sisters. Two of their sisters, Irene Simancek and Katherine LeBlanc, were also in attendance. There are 11 siblings total, but not all could attend.
FOLLOW US
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow our RSS feed
Union Leader app for Apple iPad or Android *
Click to download from Apple Apps StoreClick to download from Android Marketplace
* e-Edition subscription required

Lifestyles

Example blog post alt NH Senior Notes: AARP offering workshops on iPads, the digital-age job search
Lifestyle briefs: SEE Science Center offering 3-part LEGO mini-course
Example blog post alt 3 men with NH ties complete Air Force training
Example blog post alt Julie Jason's Your Money: Starting points for planning a financially secure retirement
Example blog post alt UNH to hold conference for educators on engaging with families
Example blog post alt NH Club Notes: Danbury church, Grange plan joint dinner, auction