BELMONT — John A. Bryant, 77, passed away at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia on Saturday, March 9, 2019.
John was born on April 8, 1941, in Belmont, the son of the late Harold and Sybil (Jones) Bryant. He worked as an equipment operator and truck driver for various companies throughout the years and also served as a Gilmanton volunteer firefighter.
John enjoyed all types of farming and was an avid gardener of both flowers and vegetables. He loved dog-sled racing, Gilmanton Old Home Day and sapping maple trees.
John is survived by his son, Adam Bryant, and his significant other, Lindsay Smith, of Belmont; and two grandchildren, Cameron and Kendall Bryant. John also leaves behind Becky Ladd and her family, along with many other loving extended family members and dear friends.
Calling hours will be on Sunday, March 17, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, using the Carriage House entrance.
Burial will be private in the spring in the Meetinghouse Cemetery in Gilmanton.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial, go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.