BELMONT — David W. Dubois, 65, of Belmont, passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family, after a lengthy illness.
Born on February, 25, 1948, in Gilford, he was the son of the late Horace W. and Ruth (Kelly) Dubois. David was raised in Gilford, attending local schools. Upon high school graduation he joined the U.S. Army and fought with honor and courage in two tours of the Vietnam War.
Throughout his career David was a machinist who worked for several area machine shops, spending the last 15 years working with Aero Weld, Inc., before retiring due to his illness.
David was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle who will be dearly missed by his family and all who knew him.
He is predeceased by his parents, and his sister, Lori Benwell.
He is survived by his beloved wife of twenty-eight years, Dianne (Libby), of Belmont; son, Max W. Dubois and his wife Kerry, of Meredith; daughter, Kristeen Stevens, of Alabama; brother, Gary L. Dubois, of Laconia; sister, Linda Lowell, of Laconia; five grandchildren, Jennifer and Edward Stevens, and Emma, Avery, and Logan Dubois; many nieces and nephews.
A committal service will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 1:30 pm in the Chapel at the NH Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Hwy, Boscawen. Rev. Edward J. Charest, Pastor Emeritus of the Plymouth United Congregational Church will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, donations in David's memory may be made to the Central NH VNA & Hospice, 780 N. Main St., Laconia, NH 03246 (www.centralvna.org)
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are handling the arrangements. For David's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com