Roger R. Gagnon

  • Born: August 27, 1932
  • Died: March 11, 2020
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family


Roger R. Gagnon, 87, of Manchester, died March 11, 2020 at Hillsborough County Nursing Home, after a period of declining health, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Manchester on August 27, 1932, he was the son of the late Theodore and Marie L. (Vallee) Gagnon. He served in the US Army & Marine Corp during the Korean War and was honorably discharged at the rank of Private First Class in 1953. Roger worked as a labor foreman for Blanchard-Stebbins for many years. He then worked as plant manager for American Red Cross for 13 years, before retiring in 1994.
Roger enjoyed time spent traveling and loved to fix things. He was a very generous man who was kind to others. Above all else, he will be remembered as a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
Surviving family members include his wife of 67 years, Pauline E. (Fournier) Gagnon of Manchester; one daughter, Louise Rainville and husband Arthur of Concord; one son, Richard Gagnon and wife Marlene of Manchester; six grandchildren, Alan Michalak and wife Joanna, Matthew Gagnon and wife Shannon, Melissa Beland and husband Robert, Keil Muehliesen, Joshua Rainville, and Abigail Rainville; seven great grandchildren, Antoini and Katerina Michalak, Kaelyn and Kayson Gagnon, and Jacoby, Jase and Jameson Beland; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one daughter, Diane Muehliesen in 2015.
SERVICES: A calling hour will take place from 10:30 am to 11:30 am on Tuesday at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., corner of North St., Manchester. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 pm on Tuesday at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 225 Hemlock St., Manchester. Committal prayers to follow in the mausoleum at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, 474 Goffstown Rd., Manchester. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: VNA, 1070 Holt Ave., Suite 1400, Manchester, NH 03109.


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My deepest sympathies to the family.
I am a Hospice volunteer who visited Roger at Hillsborough nursing home.

Posted by Jacqueline St Hilaire - Manchester, NH   April 07, 2020

Rest in peace Uncle Roger.

Posted by Cecile Michaud - morgan hill, CA - Family   March 17, 2020

Our condolences to you and the family. He will be truly missed

Posted by Rene michaud - morgan hill, CA - Family   March 17, 2020

Rick and Marlene,
Deepest sympathies to you and your family. May you find comfort in knowing that people care. We are hoping that love and time will ease your sorrow.
In Sympathy,
Jim & Michelle Demerjian

Posted by MICHELLE DEMERJIAN - MERRIMACK, NH   March 16, 2020

Rest in Peace Uncle Roger.

Victor Gagnon, nephew

Posted by victor gagnon - Susquehanna, PA - Family   March 15, 2020

Mr. Gagnon, Thank you for your service RDM Windham NH

Posted by A friend   March 15, 2020

God be with you dearest Roger condolences to your wonderful family and beautiful wife Pauline..... RIP...

Posted by Yvette Larnard - Goffstown, NH - Family Friend   March 13, 2020


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