Donald A. Hinton

Donald A. Hinton, 89, of Nashua, died Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at Kindred Transitional Health Care – Greenbriar after a period of declining health.

He was born September 8, 1926 in Glover, VT, son of the later Elmer and Lena (Baird) Hinton.

Don was predeceased by the love of his life, his dear wife Harriet (Holdbrook) Hinton, in July of 1993. They had celebrated 50 years of marriage, prior to her passing. He was also predeceased by a brother, Wayne Hinton, and two sisters, Esther Clinton and Ruth Melendy.

At one time, Don was employed as an Asst. Manager at one of the Nashua, NH State Liquor Stores and was later employed at Costco. He was a longtime Nashua resident who enjoyed playing BINGO. Don always found great joy in picking strawberries and distributing them to family and friends.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews, as well as by his dear friends of over 50 years, Lenny and Jeannine Desmarais of Nashua.

A Graveside service will be held on Thursday, June 2nd at 9:30am in Woodlawn Cemetery in Nashua. All may meet at the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested in Don’s loving memory to the Humane Society for Greater Nashua, 24 Ferry Road, Nashua, NH 03064.

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