Richard Cut" Mason "Dick" Cutting
1947 - 2020
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Richard (Dick)(Cut) Mason Cutting passed away peacefully on Monday July 13, 2020 after a long illness at The Birches in Concord, NH.

Richard was born February 15, 1947 to Robert and Eleanor (Tarbox) Cutting.

He grew up in Warner, NH attending Simonds Free High School graduating with the class of 1965 and went on to attend NH Technical School in Concord, NH. Joining in 1967, he served 6 years with the 368th Division of the US Army Reserve in Concord.

He spent his career working for the Merrimack County Telephone Company (TDS), retiring in 2003, and served for many years on the board of directors for the NH Telephone Museum.

He held great pride in the home he built in Warner and had many interests, including Nascar and rebuilding working class antique trucks. He was a volunteer with the Warner Fire Department, the Kearsarge Trail Snails snowmobile club and after retirement spent many summers in Utah as a volunteer working with the US Forest Service to map and maintain signage on the Paiute ATV trail system.

Dick was predeceased by his parents and is survived by two sisters, Joyce Lundrigan, Plainfield, NH and Janice Cutting of Warner, NH, and cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Graveside services for family will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the NH Telephone Museum, PO Box 444, Warner, NH 03278.

To sign an online guestbook please visit www.chadwickfuneralservice.



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Published in Concord Montior on Jul. 13, 2020.
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October 4, 2020
I have so many wonderful memories of Cut from my 16 years at MCT, I wouldn’t know where to start. I will cherish all those memories for the rest of my days. My sincere condolences to Cut’s family; you have lost a gem.

Godspeed my friend, and I look forward to the day we meet again.
John LaBonte
Friend
July 14, 2020
He was a friend of the Ordway family for many years as well as a business partner with my deceased father over the course of many years. Goodbye Cutty and may your rest be peaceful. Ed Ordway.
Ed Ordway
Friend
July 14, 2020
I was sad to hear this news from Janice. The Cuttings were our neighbors and friends growing up in Warner. "Richie" will be remembered for many reasons; mostly I just remember that he was always kind to me, the little sister of 2 of his friends. Although I no longer live in Warner, many of my childhood memories are from that special neighborhood on "the plains". Love and hugs to Janice and Joyce.
Jeanne Cloues
Neighbor
July 14, 2020
I new Dick my in tire life he was a very nice man and a good friend . Thoughts and prayers to the family.
Elvena Anderson
Friend
July 14, 2020
Dick was a rowdy classmate who enjoyed his life! Gave his all to our reunions! He will be missed!
Joanne Bagley
Classmate
July 14, 2020
Dick has been a loyal friend ever since I have known him. He will be missed.
Linwood Stoddard
Friend
July 14, 2020
I enjoyed many hours with Cut during our visits to Warner in 2006 through 2014. He enjoyed showing me his antique trucks and explaining how his home's wood-fired heating system worked. He was proud of the technological arrangements he designed which made a versatile and economical system. I also shared with him an appreciation for the old photography of Ralph Pratt. Cut had inherited that priceless collection from his father and worked to scan them into digital format for preservation. Cut was a colorful character, and will be missed in his home town.
David A Violette
Friend
July 14, 2020
Sympathies to Joyce and Janice
Rusty Flagg
Friend
July 14, 2020
Very sorry that Cut is gone. He did a fantastic job of mapping all the trails for our snowmobile club, Kearsarge Trail Snails, and helped the club and the Town of Warner in many other ways. A truely good man.
David Karrick
Friend
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