TILTON — Gregory John Hebert 59, of Laconia Road, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon. He was surrounded by his loving family.
Greg was born Oct. 28, 1957, in Manchester. He was the first of five children born to Robert and Lucy (Fortier) Hebert, quickly followed, 10 minutes later, by his brother Steve, his fraternal twin. Mark was their next child, born 16 months later. Then came the girls, Sherri and Melissa.
The family moved from Derry to Laconia when Greg was young and in grade school. He attended, Laconia schools and graduated from Laconia High School in 1976.
Greg enlisted and served in the Air Force. Upon returning home to Laconia, he was employed as a machinist at New Hampshire Ball Bearing for many years. At the time of his death, he was employed at AKA in Belmont.
Greg enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his son and grandchildren. Fishing was one of his great passions, which he shared with his family and friends throughout the year. Cold or hot didn’t matter, he was fishing.
Greg frequently spent time with his friends at Shooters in Belmont, who in a sense became part of his family. He would enjoy sports events, and special occasions there with his Shooters family.
Gregory is survived by his son, Brian Hebert and his wife Nicole, of Belmont; four grandchildren, Lucas and Jameson Hebert, Jaedon and Sage Vega; a brother, Steve Hebert and his fiancée, Julie Ballou of Tilton; two sisters Sherri and Earl Leonard of Kentucky, and Melissa and Dave Jenkins of Laconia; a sister-in-law, Marylou Leach of Franklin; and several nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Lucy Hebert; and his brother, Mark Hebert.
Calling hours will be Saturday, Oct. 21, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance. A celebration of his life will follow from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Beane Conference Center, 35 Blueberry Lane, Laconia. A private burial will be held in the family lot in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
For those who wish, the family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Bank of New Hampshire c/o the Gregory Hebert Memorial Fund 62 Pleasant St., Laconia NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial, please visit ww.wilkinsonbeane.com.