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Jobsite accident in Waltham leads to two member deaths
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Two members of New Hampshire Local 118 were killed as the result of an accident on a job in Waltham, Massachusetts on Friday. Union Brothers Peter Marchese and Chris Beste were hurt when a lift they were moving went over. Marchese was killed instantly. Beste passed away Monday evening due to head injuries suffered in the accident.

The members were employed by Lymo Construction of Merrimack, New Hampshire and had been putting exterior metal panels on an AstraZeneca building.

Marchese, 40, was a resident of Nashua, New Hampshire a 4-year member of the UBC, and a longtime employee of Lymo. He leaves behind a wife, and two children: a daughter, age five, and a son, age two. A service was held Tuesday afternoon in Nashua; it was standing room only.

Beste, 30, was also a four year member who was engaged to be married. He was a resident of Manchester, New Hampshire. Marchese was a husband and father to a five year-old daughter and a two year-old son.

Donations for Marchese??s wife and two children should be made out to The Marchese Family Fund and taken to any Bank of America branch or mailed to:
Bank of America
356 Daniel Webster Highway
Merrimack, NH 03054
Attn: The Marchese Family Fund

Donations for Beste??s family will go to his parents. They should be made out to The Rick and Janice Briggs Assistance Fund and taken to any Bank of America branch or mailed to:
Bank of America
356 Daniel Webster Highway
Merrimack, NH 03054
Attn: The Rick and Janice Briggs Assistance Fund

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