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Chester John Kelleher

Obituary for Chester John Kelleher

October 7, 1933 - January 29, 2020
Manchester, New Hampshire | Age 86


Chester John Kelleher, 86, of Manchester died January 29, 2020 surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Haverhill, MA on October 7, 1933, he was the son of Charles and Helen (Brown) Kelleher. He attended Wellesley High School and graduated from Boston School for Fine Arts.
Prior to retirement, he had worked as a maintenance mechanic for Brighton Marine for many years. Previously, he had worked for Guelklison for several years.
Chester was an incredibly talented artist and carpenter who designed the emblem for the Wellesley Police Department. He was an inventor who also loved bike riding.
He was predeceased by his twin brother Edwin along with 8 other siblings. He was also predeceased by his son-in-law, James Toomey.
He is survived by his loving wife, whom he met roller skating, Patricia (O'Leary) Kelleher of Manchester; his daughter, Margaret E. Toomey of Manchester; his grandchildren, Brian P. and Maryellen Toomey, both of Manchester; several nephews, nieces and cousins.
Calling hours at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St, corner of North St, will be Saturday, February 1st from 4 to 6 pm. A brief funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel.
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