Tony A. Hartford, 30
GILMANTON — Tony A. Hartford, age 30, of Gilmanton, died peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013.
Tony loved fishing, archery, hunting and motorcycles. He had a very successful painting business and was an excellent stone mason.
His charismatic personality offered friendship to everyone he met. He fought a constant battle in life and has now found peace.
Tony leaves behind his daughter, Jaxsyn Skye Hartford, age 2, of Gilford; Nicole McQueen, the mother of his child; his father, Anthony E. Hartford, of Gilmanton; his mother, Faye Anders Hartford, of North Carolina; a sister, Hilary Faye Hartford, of North Carolina; his grandmother, Olive Hartford; two aunts, an uncle and five cousins.
He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather, Arlington Hartford, and by his maternal grandparents, Tony and Dorothy (Lessard) Anders.
Memorial calling hours will be held on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia. A graveside service will be held in the spring at Smith Meeting House Cemetery, Gilmanton.
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 go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.