Christopher G. Barnett

  • Born: January 14, 1959
  • Died: February 13, 2020
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

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Christopher G. Barnett, 61, of Manchester died February 13, 2020 at Elliot Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.
Born January 14, 1959 in Melrose, MA, he was the son of Donald G. and Pauline E. (Ash) Barnett. Chris was educated in Leominster, MA and was a graduate of St. Leo's High School. He was the President and owner of Deep Discount Oil Company for many years.
Chris was a hard working, fun loving man and a true jokester. He enjoyed walks on the beach and his time spent at Hampton. He also enjoyed gardening, swimming, and attending Dave Matthews Band concerts with his children. Chris was a longtime member of the YMCA and had quite an impressive butterfly stroke. He had a strong love for his family, extended family and his dog Callie. He was loved by so many and had a smile that would light up any room. Chris was generous and kind, but above all else, he will be remembered as a devoted, caring and loving father, son, brother, uncle, fiancé and friend.
Surviving family members include two children, Andrew P. Barnett of Manchester and Kristen E. Barnett of Candia; one grandson, Jackson P. Barnett of Manchester; three sisters, Kae A. Kusterbeck of Tyngsboro, MA, Betsy A. Barnett of Haiti, and Ann J. Leary of Tyngsboro, MA; one brother, Gregory J. Barnett of West Virginia; many nieces and nephews; mother of his children, Kathy L. Barnett of Manchester, and his bonus children, Lindsay and Peter Gray of Manchester, and Morgan Nash of Quincy, MA; and fiancé and her daughter of Manchester. He was predeceased by both parents; and one sister, Darcy Seifert.
SERVICES: Calling hours will be held from 2 to 5 pm on Sunday, February 23rd, at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., corner of North St., Manchester. A celebration of Chris's life will take place on 2pm on Saturday, February 29th , from 2pm "until the party ends", at Club ManchVegas, 50 Old Granite St., Manchester In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Manchester PAL in memory of Officer Michael Briggs, 409 Beech St., Manchester, NH 03103.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Chris was an all around great guy, we met him in 1993 when he worked for dead river.delivering heating oil in manchester nh. Rest in peace old friend, steve and linda.

Posted by A friend   February 28, 2020

Kathy, Andrew and Kristen,

My condolences to the family. My prayers are with you all

Posted by Sue Lafond - Family Friend   February 24, 2020

A truly good man is remembered... for being humble, compassionate, sensitive, genuinely caring about others and not asking anything in return. It's the smile and the "thank you" that makes everything he does worthwhile. He is a giver through and through. A man who is loved because of the love he shows others. He is the man who will be sorely missed... And remembered with nothing less than a loving smile, a warm feeling in the heart, and a thankfulness that God put such an amazing man on this earth, even if for a short time.

Posted by Corinne Wiley - Syndey, Australia   February 22, 2020

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Posted by Mark    February 22, 2020

I'm deeply saddened by Chris' passing. He was such a kind and caring man. My condolences go out to his family.

Posted by Neil Freeman - Manchester, NH - Acquaintance   February 21, 2020

Posted by KATHLEEN KUSTERBECK - monmouth jct   February 20, 2020

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Posted by Kathleen Kusterbeck - Tyngsboro, MA   February 20, 2020

Posted by Kathleen Kusterbeck - Tyngsboro, MA   February 20, 2020

Posted by Kathleen Kusterbeck - Tyngsboro, MA   February 20, 2020

I was very sorry to hear that Chris is no longer with us. He was a happy soul. He loved driving around in his El Camino. God be with you Chris. My sympathies to the family.

Posted by Laurie Gill - Manchester, NH   February 20, 2020

Kristen, Andrew - So sorry to hear the tragic news about your Dad! He was a force of nature all rolled into one man - great father, awesome grandfather - he truly embraced life. I lost my dad suddenly when I was your age and nothing before or after was as difficult as that. My thoughts and prayers are with you both xo Aunt Kathy

Posted by Kathryn Collins - Hooksett, NH   February 20, 2020

Sending our very deepest condolences! With love
From all of the Marion Family

Posted by Deb Marion - Family Friend   February 20, 2020

I was so sorry to hear about Chris's passing. He and I had been friends for over 30 years, we first met through the YMCA. My condolences to the family. RIP Chris.

Posted by Brian Norton - Abingdon, VA - Friend   February 20, 2020

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Posted by Joseph Turnbull - Friend   February 20, 2020

I am so sorry to learn of the passing of Chris who I came to know thru delivering my Heating Oil.
He was extreamly kind and compassionate and always had a smile no matter the time of day or how tired he must have been from a hard days work. He also seemed to understand other people's struggles and would bend the rules a bit to make sure people stayed warm!

I will miss him!

Posted by Margie Anagnos - Manchester, NH   February 19, 2020


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