Published DateLACONIA — Albert J. Plourde, 87, of 172 Sandhurst Drive, died at the New Hampshire Veterans Home, Tilton, N.H. on Friday, July 5, 2013.
Mr. Plourde was born May 5, 1926 in Tampa, Florida, the son of the late Emile and Mary J. (Veillette) Plourde. He served in the US Navy during W W II and later served in the U. S. Marine Corps during the Korean War.
Mr. Plourde was born and raised in Amesbury, Mass. prior to moving to Laconia in 1953. He had been employed at the Laconia Savings Bank for seventeen years before retiring in 1986. He also worked at Village Bank after retiring from Laconia Savings Bank.
Mr. Plourde was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church.
Mr. Plourde is survived by a son, Michael Plourde, of Candia; a daughter, Susan Emery, of Gilford; four grandchildren, one great grandchild, one brother, John Plourde and a sister, Louise Gosselin, both of Amesbury, Mass. In addition to his parents, Mr. Plourde was predeceased by his wife of fifty-three years, Rita M. (Bourgault) Plourde, in 2008 and his brother, Henry Plourde.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 10AM at St. Andre Bessette Parish, Sacred Heart Church, 291 Union Avenue., Laconia, N.H. Burial will follow in the family lot in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Garfield Street, Laconia, N.H.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to the New Hampshire Veterans Home 139 Winter street, Tilton, NH 03276
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.