Obituary: Donald Patrick “Bucky” Guerin

Donald Patrick “Bucky” Guerin of Berlin passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 06, 2019, at the Morrison Nursing Home, where he spent only a few days. He was 71 years old.

Born in Berlin on March 17, 1948, he was the son of John and Ida (Lavoie) Guerin. He graduated from Berlin High School in 1968. Following graduation he was drafted and served in the Army where he fought in the Vietnam War. Donald returned from the war and met his wife Louise Nadeau. They were married on Sept. 25, 1971, and together they raised two children. He was a pulp operator at James River Corporation.

Donald was a loving husband, father and grandfather. His greatest joy was his family; he always attended his children’s sporting events. He enjoyed being outdoors, snow machining, fishing and rabbit hunting. He was a lifetime member of the VFW and a member of the Beagle Club. He also enjoyed playing cards and riding his motorcycle.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by his brothers Leo, Raymond, Dennis, Armand and Norman Guerin; and his sisters Delores Drouin and Christine Supry.

He leaves behind his loving wife of 48 years Louise (Nadeau) Guerin of Berlin; a son William Guerin and wife Cindy of Poland, Maine; a daughter Pamela Guerin and fiance Tracy Coy of Berlin; grandchildren Ashton and Ian Guerin of Poland, Maine; a brother Robert Guerin and wife Jeanne of Berlin, N.H.; a sister Marie Bisson of Milan; and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, June 12, from 4-7 p.m., and on Thursday June 13, from 8:3-9:30 a.m. at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High St., Berlin, NH.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, June 13, at 10 a.m. at St. Anne Church of Good Shephard Parish. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

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