Berlin NH-Norman W. Gagnon, 86, of 773 Kent Street. passed away at home on the morning of Sunday, March 14, 2010, surrounded by family.
He was born in Berlin, NH on December 25, 1923 the son of Trefle and Exilia (Baillargeon) Gagnon. He was married to Theresa (Gilbert) Gagnon and the two had eight children. Norman worked for several companies during his life including CCB Construction Company, Commercial Welding Co, Morris Lumber and Sanders Construction from which he retired in 1986. His greatest love was his family. He was a very devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of the former Guardian Angel Parish, and a life member of VFW Post 2520.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 44 years as well as a daughter Anita Sears, several brothers and sisters and many nieces and nephews.
He is survived by seven children, three sons, Joseph Gagnon of Barrington NH, Paul Gagnon of VT, David Gagnon of Berlin NH, and four daughters, Louise Gagnon, Joan Gagnon, Lucille Gagnon all of Berlin and Pauline Gagnon of FL. He also leaves one sister Doris Laflamme, 19 Grandchildren and 24 Great Grandchildren as well as nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call on the family on Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:30 PM at Fleury Patry Funeral Home in Berlin using the School Street entrance.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 at 2:00 PM at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish.
Interment will follow at a later date in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to AVH Home Health and Hospice Services, 59 Page Hill Rd, Berlin NH 03570