George R. Marchand
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of Salem, NH, formerly of Pelham, NH; 71
SALEM, NH -- George R. "Pete" Marchand, age 71, of Salem, NH, a former longtime resident of Pelham, NH, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday morning, November 29, 2012, at his home.
He was the loving husband of Rosemary (Kane) Marchand with whom he celebrated 52 years of marriage this past March.
George was born in Lowell, MA on November 19, 1941, a son of the late Archille and Lillian (St. Amand) Marchand.
Prior to his retirement, George had been employed in the Trucking Industry, having worked for several local companies.
He was an avid collector, loved his Golden Oldies, and playing his drums.
George loved his family greatly and always enjoyed spending time with them.
In addition, to his wife, Rosemary, his survivors include: three daughters, Mary T. Briggs and her husband, John of Litchfield, Maine, Judith A. Kelley of Litchfield, Maine, Kathleen R. Flanagan and her husband, Steven of Sanford, Maine; four sons, Thomas E. Marchand of Rochester, NH, Ernest G. Marchand of Salem, NH, Russell A. Marchand and his wife, Kimberly of Hudson, NH, and James A. Marchand and his wife, Christina of Manchester, NH.
He is also survived by 21 grandchildren; and five
great-grandchildren; three sisters; and many loving in-laws; as well as several nieces and nephews, and friends.
MARCHAND -- Family and friends may call on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the ARCHAMBAULT FUNERAL HOME, 309 Pawtucket St., Lowell. Funeral Wednesday with George's Funeral Mass to be celebrated at 12 Noon at St. Patrick's Church, Main St., Pelham, NH. (The family kindly requests those attending George's funeral Mass to go directly to the Church). Burial services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of George may be made to the
. Funeral Director, Victor J. Archambault ll (978-459-9315).
Archambault Funeral Home
309 Pawtucket St
Lowell, MA 01854
Published in Lowell Sun on Dec. 3, 2012