DERRY, NH — Robert Lloyd Ramsdell, 71, of Derry, NH passed away at Parkland Medical Center on August 19, 2018 after a period of declining health. Born on October 9, 1946 in Somerville, MA, he was son of the late Almond and Lucy (Kidder) Ramsdell.
Robert was raised in Wilmington, MA, and he graduated from the Somerville Trade School, specializing in sheet metal mechanics. He worked in the sheet metal industry for many years and was very talented in his craft. For the past twenty years, Robert has been a resident of Derry, where he worked as a custodian for the Derry School District. He enjoyed social gatherings with his friends and was a member of the VFW and Halcyon Club in Derry, as well as the American Legion in Londonderry. Robert also loved going fishing. He enjoyed his pets, having raised many different kinds of animals over the years.
Robert leaves behind his two daughters, Tracy Ramsdell and her significant other, Al Dionne of Derry; Sherry Sullivan and her husband Ronald of Manchester; his sister, Evelyn Grassia and husband Ralph of Wilmington, MA; Frank Ramsdell and Peter Uribe. Robert also had his grandchildren, Zachary and Daniel Uribe, Christopher Scott, Nicholas and Caleb Sullivan, and Kenzie Dionne. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Charles Ramsdell, and his former wife, Sandra Ramsdell.
Services for Robert will be announced at a later time.
(NOTE: The above obituary is from Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium.)
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