LACONIA — Yvan "Tom" Laurier Boivin, 73, of 90 Blueberry Lane, died at the Lakes Region General Hospital on Wednesday, September 25, 2013.
Mr. Boivin was born June 14, 1940 in Lac Megantic, Quebec, Canada, the son of the late Gerard C. and Helena (Fortin) Boivin.
Mr. Boivin had been a longtime resident of Laconia and was formerly of Belmont. He had been employed as a security guard at the Laconia State School & Training Center and at the State Hospital in Concord and was a former police officer for the Town of Belmont.
Survivors include a daughter, Melody Decker and her husband, Thomas, of Willimantic, Conn., a grandson, Seth D. Lavine, of Willimantic, Conn. and two cousins, Jeannette Jacques of Lac Megantic, Quebec, Canada and Yolande Kiely of Canada. In addition to his parents, Mr. Boivin was predeceased by his wife, Linda A. (Sirles) Boivin, on December 5, 2002.
According to Mr. Boivin's wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral service.
Burial will be in the family lot at Sacred Heart Cemetery, Garfield Street, Laconia, N.H.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice, 780 North Main Street, Laconia, N.H. 03246.
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.