Paul Pellerin, 89, of Nashua, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, March 5, 2017 at Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover.
He was born on January 1, 1928, in Manchester, NH, a son of the late Joseph and Eva Pellerin.
He was the husband of Jane (Szymanski) Pellerin, whom he married on June 18, 1955. They shared over 61 years of marriage.
He was a graduate of Manchester Central High School. Following his graduation from high school, he enlisted in the United States Navy. He is a veteran of the Korean War.
After his honorable discharge from the Navy, he went into the printing and publishing field. He started his career with Cummings Publishing and retired from Courier Citizens Corp.
He is remembered as a loving and devoted husband of Jane for 61 years, father and grandfather. He loved to spend time with his family and friends. Mr. Pellerin also enjoyed watching hockey, baseball and football. He also enjoyed playing golf and bowling. He liked to play cribbage and was also a member of a local cribbage league.
For many years, he worked as a Selectman at many elections. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Paul was a communicant of St. Joseph the Worker Parish in Nashua.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two sons, David Pellerin and William Pellerin.
Besides his beloved wife, Jane, he is survived by his daughters and a son-in-law, Paula Murray and Anna and Richard Ahearn; his son, Steven Pellerin; his daughter-in-law, Rebecca Pellerin; his grandchildren, Melissa Pellerin, Andrew Pellerin, Stephen Murray, Ryan, Sean, and Taylor Ahearn and Liam Pellerin; two great grandchildren, Alex Pellerin and Davilyn Pellerin;; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
SERVICES: There are no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 777 West Hollis St., on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Friends are invited to attend and asked to gather at the church. Interment prayers and burial will be held at the convenience of his family.
The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock Street, Nashua has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.davis
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