Milton Manchester

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    - Rick Gagne & Staff
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OSSIPEE -- Milton Manchester, 81, of Effingham Road, died Oct. 4, 2008, at Huggins Hospital, Wolfeboro.

He was born Nov. 15, 1926, in Westport, Mass., to George Dewey and Olive Lillian (Duval) Manchester. He lived in Westport for many years prior to moving to Ossipee in 1985.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

He worked as a truck driver for Merit Dress Delivery in Fall River, Mass., for many years.

He enjoyed square dancing with the Wolfeboro Wranglers, traveling and continually working on things around his home.

Family members include his wife, Marilyn (Viera) Manchester of Ossipee; a son Milton Scott Manchester of Dunnellon, Fla.; two daughters, Kathlene Wood of Meredith, and Patricia Mello of Assonet, Mass.; two brothers, Carlton Manchester and Kenneth Manchester, both of Westport, Mass.; two sisters, Dorothy Lewis of Westport, Mass., and Alice of Manchester, Conn.; and six grandchildren.

SERVICES: A graveside service will be held at NH State Veterans Cemetery in the spring.

Memorial donations may be made to Lakes Region Humane Society, 11 Old Route 28, Ossipee 03864.

Baker-Gagne Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Route 16, West Ossipee, is in charge of arrangements.



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2395 White Mountain Highway (Route 16)
West Ossipee, NH 03890
(603) 539-3301
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Published in Union Leader on Oct. 8, 2008
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