Nicholas A. "Chic" Statires

  • Born: August 19, 1929
  • Died: September 5, 2018
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

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1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Nicholas "Chic" Andrew Statires,89, of Manchester passed away on September 5, 2018 after a short illness.
Born in Manchester on August 19, 1929, he was the son of Andrew and Evangeline (Papanastasiou) Statires. He was educated in the local school system.
He was predeceased by his loving and caring wife, Eileen (O'Connor) Statires with whom he shared 16 years of marriage prior to her death in 2008. Also that same year, his former wife and mother of his children Mona had passed. He will be remembered as a kind and loving husband, father and step-father.
He played basketball for Central High School and after serving in the US Army during the Korean War, Nicholas spent his life as a business entrepreneur with his brother James. They began operating a family grocery store "Maple Super Market" in Manchester, to the megaplex business endeavors, Diamond C Market and Seagate Motel & Restaurant at Hampton Beach.
During the off season time working at Hampton Beach he was an avid golfer at The Derryfield Country Club, took care of his apartment buildings and sold Real Estate for Park Place Real Estate. He was also active within the St. George Greek community throughout his life working at Glendi's Bingo, coaching basketball and serving on various Cathedral boards.
He was also a major sports fan of golf, football and baseball. Almost every time you went to his house there was a game on the television.
Nicholas leaves behind his two children, Gregory Statires and wife Tracey of Manchester, Lynn Kram of Pine, CO; step-children, Cindy Turner and husband Eric of Nashua, Richard Cloutier of Valley Center, CA, Dennis Cloutier and wife Elise of Manchester, Christine Maguire and husband Alan of Manchester, and Colleen Cloutier of Bostic, NC; many grandchildren, step-grandchildren, nephews, nieces and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers, James and Charles Statires.
The funeral was held on Monday, September 10, 2018 in St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Manchester. Burial followed in Pine Grove Cemetery.
Donations may be made in his memory to St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 650 Hanover St, Manchester, NH 03104.
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Condolence & Memory Journal

Greg and Lynn, Very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He was always kind to me growing up whether it was in the neighborhood, at the beach, skiing or at hoop games. I am very sorry for your loss and wishing you the best in the healing process.

Posted by Scott Truncellito - North Hampton, NH   September 08, 2018


Chic had so much life in him - such a witty , warm and charismatic man . Deepest sympathies to his family on their loss . May he Rest In Peace and his memory be eternal❤Paula Tsiatsios Pierce

Posted by Paula Pierce - Manchester, NH   September 07, 2018

thoughts and prayers are with all the family

Posted by Brenda Simard-Martin - Conway, NH   September 07, 2018

Greg, I'm so sorry to hear of your father's passing.
A friend from Weston Grammar School.

Posted by Joseph Morris - Thornton, NH - Friend   September 07, 2018

Gregory I am very sorry to read of your father's passing and as you know we were friends and neighbors for years. He is the last of that generation of The Statires family and they were a great family.Please extend my sympathy to the rest of your family.

Posted by Beverly Young Loranger - Tampa, FL   September 07, 2018

Greg and family, I am truly sorry for your loss

Posted by Michelle Garceau - New Ipswich, NH - Friend   September 07, 2018

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