Stephen Paul England

Stephen Paul England, 49, of Bedford, died Oct. 24, 2015, at Elliot Hospital after a sudden illness.

He was born in Franklin, NH, on March 2, 1966, the son of Robert P. and Gloria Jean (Fournier) England. He attended Franklin High School.

He will be remembered as a loving and devoted family man who enjoyed camping, playing billiards and spending time at the beach.

He was predeceased by his father and his sister, Sheila.

Family members include his wife of 22 years, Wendy E. (Nelson) England of Bedford; his children, Nicholas Robert England, Matthew Stephen England, Allison Sandra England, and Victoria Rose England, all of Bedford; his mother, Gloria J. England of Manchester; siblings, George, Robert, Michael, Karen, Cynthia, Julie, Terry, and Roxanne; nephews, nieces and dear friends.

Calling hours at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., corner of North St., Manchester, will be Thursday, Oct. 29, from 4-8 pm. Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Donations may be made in his memory to the The Farnum Center, 140 Queen City Ave, Manchester, 03103. Go to www.lambertfuneralhome.com.