Jean Paul A. Roy

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GOFFSTOWN - Jean Paul Andre "Pete" Roy, 82 of Pinardville passed away after a brief illness on Aug. 4, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.Jean was born on Nov. 6, 1931, son of the late Napoleon and Irene (Chouinard) Roy.Jean enjoyed woodworking, gardening and especially bicycling. He proudly served his country during the Korean War in the U.S. Air Force and later worked as a machinist and production supervisor at Leighton Machine. Jean was a juried member of the League of N.H. Craftsmen.He was the beloved husband of 53 years to Leona A. (Corriveau) Roy; loving father of Pauline L. Wylie and her husband Kenneth of Westford, Mass., Suzanne I. Roy and her fiancé, Richard Exline, of Manchester, and Marc P. Roy and his wife, Joanne, of Goffstown; devoted pépère of Samantha R. and Erin A. Wylie, and Christopher J. Roy; dear brother of Irene Chabot, Madeline Bartlett, Adrian Roy, Theresa Reed and the late Marguerite Keller and Gerard Roy. He was also survived by many nieces and nephews.


services: Family and friends will honor and remember Jean's life by gathering to visit at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18, in the Phaneuf Funeral Home, 250 Coolidge Ave., Manchester, where his memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Burial with military honors will follow at 1:30 p.m. in the N.H. State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the , 2 Commerce Drive, No.110, Bedford 03110.For more information and an online guest book, please go to

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Published in Union Leader on Aug. 10, 2014
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