TILTON — Albert "Al" Joseph Laliberte, 65, a lifelong resident of Tilton died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, following a period of failing health. He and his wife lived in their home in Tilton for the past 39 years.
Al was born in Franklin, Oct. 4, 1948, son of the late, Robert J. and Marion Edna (Laramie) Laliberte. He was a graduate of the Tilton-Northfield High School, class of 1967. Al worked as a master auto technician, and for many years worked at Grappone Toyota in Concord. He later worked for the Tilton Highway Department for seven years before retiring in 2010. He owned and operated Al's Services, which included, lawn care, minor mower repairs, power washing homes and doing automobile repair.
An adventurous spirit and outdoorsman, Al's favorite hobbies were fishing, snowmobiling, camping and working on cars. An antique car enthusiast, and given the opportunity, Al was out riding in his Mustang convertible as often as he could, especially his trips to the ocean with his wife. He was a member of the Tilton-Northfield Arch Trail Travelers Snowmobile Club and Sons of the American Legion Post 49, in Northfield. In addition to his parents, Al was predeceased by his stepmother, Jeanette Laliberte Bolduc; and a sister, Elaine Laliberte.
His family includes, his loving wife of 40 years, Patricia (Jordan) Laliberte of Tilton; two sons, Andre R. Laliberte and his husband Daniel Yarborough of Quincy, Mass., and Jonathan R. Laliberte and his fiancée, Lauren Flavin of Rochester; brothers, Robert, Leo and Wayne Laliberte of Laconia; stepbrother, Alfred Fecteau of Belmont; and his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Roy and Wanda Jordan of Northfield; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
According to Al's wishes, calling hours will not be held. Services for Al will be held later in the spring with an announced date, time and place. Burial will be in his family lot in Holy Cross Cemetery in Franklin.
Arrangements are under the care of the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home in Tilton.
Memorial contributions in Al's name be made to either the T-N Arch Trail Travelers, in care of Patricia Sawicki, 136 Bean Hill Road, Northfield, NH 03276 or to the Sons of the American Legion Post 49, in care of Robert Nicol, 60 Forrest Road, Northfield, NH 03276.
For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com