Richard George Bordeleau

MANCHESTER – Richard George Bordeleau, 76, died peacefully Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at The Elliot Hospital in Manchester, surrounded by his loving family.

Richard was born in Nashua on September 6, 1941 and was the son of the late George A. and Marguerite R. (Michaud) Bordeleau.

For many years he was employed as a mechanic for Lincoln-Mercury in Nashua and later at Best Ford in Concord until his retirement.

Richard is survived by his five children, Marie Charpentier of Manchester, Cathy Durham of Manchester, William Bordeleau of Manchester, Melissa Cadorette of Littleton, MA and Lori Pal of Candia; his stepdaughter, Betty Fortin of Londonderry; as well as several grandchildren and great-grandchildren and will be missed dearly by his extended family and friends.

Richard was predeceased by his former wife, Venance Bordeleau.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass on Monday, February 5that 10 AM in Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Elm Street, Manchester, NH. Burial will take place at the convenience of his family at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Richard’s name to the Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation, 10701 Parkridge Blvd, Suite 170, Reston, VA 20191 or at To leave an online condolence, story, or message please visit