GOFFSTOWN - Paul A. Gariepy, 71, of Goffstown, died Nov. 20, 2012, at the Concord Hospice House after a lengthy illness.
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He was born on Oct. 23, 1941, in Manchester, the son of Germain and Viola (Vincent) Gariepy and was a lifelong resident of the Queen City. He was educated in the Manchester school system.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was employed for many years as a machinist at the Kalwall Corporation and also at Lakeside Lanes.
Paul was an avid athlete and enjoyed tennis, bowling and handicapping the horse and dog races. He was an excellent bowler and was well known in bowling circles throughout the state. His crowning achievement occurred in 1969 when he established a record high triple of 500 (183, 137 and 180) at the King Lanes in Pinardville.
He was predeceased by his first wife, Ethel (Gerow) Gariepy in 1993 and by his brother, Robert Gariepy.
He is survived by his wife, Clementine (Creamer) Gariepy of Goffstown.
SERVICES: There are no calling hours. A private committal service will be held at the convenience of the family.
The McHugh Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Condolences may be offered at www.mchughfuneralhome.com.
Published in Union Leader on Nov. 28, 2012