Julia Dreyer

  • Died: February 26, 2015
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family


Julia (Velden) (Carpenter) Dreyer, 95, formerly of Manchester, NH passed away on February 26, 2015 surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Manchester on August 23, 1919, she was the daughter of Paul and Mary (Lamey) Velden. She graduated as valedictorian of Manchester High School West, class of 1936-B, and earned her degree from Hesser Business College in 1937.

Prior to retirement, she was a secretary for 24 years at Public Service of NH. She was a charter member and Director of the AARP West Manchester Chapter 3657, a former President of the Bedford Senior Citizens, and a former President of the South Main Street Seniors.

She was predeceased by her first husband Rowell Carpenter in 1952 and her second husband Emil Dreyer who died in 1975.

In March 2012, she moved to Penney Retirement Community in Penney Farms, FL, where she spent three years in the loving company of her son and his wife and many caring residents.

Family members include her son, Rev. Dr. Robert K. Carpenter, and his wife, Martha Gale, of Penney Farms, FL; and many cousins.

A memorial service was held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 in the chapel at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St, Manchester. Committal prayers and burial followed in St. Joseph Cemetery, 484 Donald St, Bedford.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to "Penney Memorial Church" (memo: Building Fund), PO Box 354, Penney Farms, FL 32079.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Dr. Robert & Martha, On behalf of all of us at The Majestic Theatre we send our condolences at the loss of Julia. She was an amazing and very kind woman and we are thrilled that for many years all three of you were able to attend our shows when you lived here. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time and and we wish you the very best. -Rob Dionne and the entire Majestic Theatre Family

Posted by A. Robert Dionne    March 27, 2015

We are sorry to hear about the passing of your loved one. Words don't always ease the pain when you are grieving the death of a loved one, but we hope you will find hope in Jesus' promise of the redirection hope (Acts 24:14) when he will rise up tho sleeping in death (John 11:11) restoring them back to life, on the renewed paradise( John 5:28,29; Luke 24:43) what a wonderful blessing to look forward too. Until then, may Jehovah God (Psalms 83:18) grant you peace and comfort during this grievous time. - Matthew 5:4.

Posted by The Vasquez Family    March 26, 2015