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Norman Tremblay

Norman A. Tremblay

Saturday, February 16th, 1924 - Saturday, January 16th, 2021
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Obituary

Dover – Norman A. Tremblay died January 16, 2021, at the age of 96.
He was born in 1924 in Goffstown to the late Emily (Gelinas) Tremblay and Maurice J. Tremblay.
Norman served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, seeing action at Peleliu, Tinian and Iwo Jima. He was once stranded on Ragged Island in The Bahamas for a week with his fellow air crew members when their PBY Catalina patrol aircraft had engine trouble. He later flew on the PB4Y-2 Privateer aircraft.
He went on to serve in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He retired from his 30-year military career in 1978. His service also took him across the U.S., Europe, Central America and South America.
Among his many military decorations were the Bronze Star Medal, the Distinguished Flying Cross and five Air Medals.
He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Therese (Bourque) Tremblay of Dover; children Roger Tremblay of Rowley, Massachusetts; Norman P. Tremblay and wife Wendi of Barrington; Diane Reinert and husband Bob of Nottingham; Denise Mayfield of North Berwick, Maine; and Richard Tremblay and wife Carolyn of Lee; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visiting hours will be held Thursday January 21, 2021 from 10:00am -11:00am at Wiggin-Purdy-McCooey-Dion Funeral Home, 655 Central Ave. Dover NH. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30am, following the visitation at Parish of the Assumption, St. Mary’s Church, 25 Chestnut St. in Dover. Burial will take place at the NH Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen on Friday January 22, 2021 at 12:00pm.
To sign an online guestbook, visit www.purdyfuneralservice.com
Memorial gifts may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 21st, 2021 | 10:00am - 11:30am
    When
    Thursday, January 21st, 2021 10:00am - 11:30am
    Location
    Wiggin Purdy McCooey Dion Funeral Home
    Address
    655 Central Ave.
    Dover, NH 03820
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  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Thursday, January 21st, 2021 | 11:30am
    When
    Thursday, January 21st, 2021 11:30am
    Location
    St. Mary's Church
    Address
    Corner of Third Street
    Dover, New Hampshire 03820
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    Officiant
    Father Agapit Jean
  • Interment

    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 | 12:00pm
    When
    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 12:00pm
    Location
    NH State Veteran's Cemetery
    Address
    110 Daniel Webster Highway, Rte. 3
    Boscawen, New Hampshire 03303
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David J. Sanborn

Posted at 08:56pm
Please accept my family's condolences on the loss Norman. His life story of selfless service to our great nation brought tears to my eye's, as he is one of the "greatest generations" that carried our country during turbulent times. I hope to meet him when it's my time, so we can talk and share stories of times & sacrifices long past...

Gone but never forgotten...

David J. Sanborn
Sergeant Major
US Army
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Posted at 07:00pm
Our deepest sympathy to you, Denise. Our thoughts are with you.
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Sharon Bourque

Posted at 12:43pm
Aunt Terry, Roger,Norman,Diane,Denise and RIchard . I have many wonderful memories of Uncle Norm. One, when he tried so hard many times to teach me French ,to no avail. Wish I was in NH so I could attend the services. My thoughts are with you all, Love Sharon
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