Richard Turgeon, 49, passed peacefully on Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Manchester. He was born in Manchester on March 6, 1968, the son of Norman Turgeon and the late Jacqaline Vallee.
Richard grew up within Manchester, and attended Manchester West. Was a True NE Patriots Fan and a member of the Rimmon Club. Upon graduation he spent his career as a roofer at Therrien Roofing. He was known for his strong work ethic, working seven days a week when he could.
He is survived by his loving wife Vicky of Manchester; son Jeremiah Turgeon of Manchester; his dad Norman of Canada. Step-daughter Kendra and husband Al DiSilva of Tamworth; grandchildren Taylor DiSilva, Sierra DiSilva, and Madison DiSilva of Tamworth; great grandchildren Abel Buchikos and Laycee DiSilva; sister Monique Halle of Manchester; nephew Tommy Halle of Manchester; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He also leaves special buds Tony, Bubba, Carl, Markey and many more. Predeceased by his mother Jackie and a special niece Jennifer Hallee. Many aunts and uncles.
Gathering will be held at Phaneuf Funeral Home and Crematorium at a later date.
Family and friends are invited to attend.
Those who wish may make a memorial contribution in lieu of flowers to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Donor Services PO Box 4072 Pittsfield, MA 01202 in his granddaughters name Madison DiSilva who is fighting her own battle with Hodgkins Lymphoma. Or online contributions can be made to https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate.
To view Richard’s online tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information please visit www.phaneuf.net