Harold F. Edsall

Harold F. Edsall, 87, of Merrimack, NH, died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua, NH, after a period of declining health.

He was born in Niagara Falls, NY, on Aug. 25, 1927, a son of the late Allan F. and Gladys (Minor) Edsall.

Harold was a veteran of the US Air Force serving during W.W. II.

Mr. Edsall was a resident of Niagara Falls, NY, until moving to Merrimack in 1971.

Before retirement, he was employed as a collator foreman at Moore Business Forms in Manchester, NH.

Harold is predeceased by his wife, with whom he was married for 68 years, Laura M. Edsall, who passed on April 18, 2014.

Members of his family include a son, Robert and his wife, Patricia, of Bedford, NH; two daughters, Barbara Routhier of Ransomville, NY, and Jody and her husband, Brad Averell, of Merrimack, NH; six grandchildren, Craig and Curt Edsall, Scott Durivage and Laura Maloney, Nicole Weldon, Kate Sharron; seven great-grandchildren, Ryan, Brent, Lilly, Laura and Calvin Edsall and Mikayla and Joshua Maloney; and several nieces and nephews.

There are no calling hours. A private funeral service will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH. Burial will follow in Edgewood Cemetery, Nashua.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., 10 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or online at diabetes.org.

For more info or to sign an online guest register go to rivetfuneralhome.com.