Robert J. Menafra

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MANCHESTER - Robert J. Menafra, 62, of Manchester, died March 21, 2013, after a lengthy illness.

He was born Feb. 7, 1951 in Rockville Centre, N.Y., the son of Joseph P. Menafra, Jr. and Patricia (Gramley) Menafra.

Robert retired in 2007 from Manchester Memorial High School, where he worked as a physics teacher for 13 years.

He was an avid musician who frequently played his own compositions on acoustic guitar in the New London area. He was also an accomplished carpenter.

He leaves his wife of 24 years, Donna L. (St. Hilaire) Menafra of Manchester; two children, Emily G. Menafra and Joseph A. Menafra, both of Manchester; his mother, Patricia Menafra of East Northport, N.Y.; three siblings, Sue Menafra of East Northport, N.Y., Michael Menafra of East Meredith, N.Y., and Caroline Menafra-Mulé of Centerport, N.Y.; nieces and nephews.

"Bob says bye."


services: Calling hours are Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., Manchester.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 9 St. Francis Way, Litchfield. Burial will be private.

Memorial donations may be made to the of N.H., 5 Bedford Farms Drive, Suite 201, Bedford, 03110.

To send a message of condolence, or for more information, visit
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Lambert Funeral Home
1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104
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Published in Union Leader on Mar. 22, 2013
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