Henry Caira

Henry Caira, 79, of Merrimack, NH died Monday April 17, 2017 at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, NH after a brief illness.

He was born in Boston, MA on April 21, 1937 a son of the late Emilio and Jennie (Tomoillo) Caira.

Henry served in the US Coast Guard and has been a longtime resident of Merrimack. He was the Director of Quality Control at Optics One for the past 10 years, and had formerly been employed at Avid Engineering in Concord, NH.

In addition to his parents, he is pre-deceased by two sons David and Steven Caira; two brothers, Emilio and Anthony Caira and a sister Lucy.

Members of his family include his wife of 61 years, Ruth (LaCross) Caira of Merrimack, two sons, Robert and his wife Karen Caira of Nashua, and Donald Caira and his fiancée Lisa of Baldwinville, Ma, a daughter Kathy and her husband Marc Croatti; eight grandchildren, Christopher and Brittany Croatti, Corey, Kaitlyn, Cameron, Courtney, and Jason Caira, and Randy Bingham; four sisters, Marion, Evelyn, Jeanette, Rosalie, and Barbara; and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held in the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, NH on Thursday April 20, 2017 from 10-1pm. A funeral service will be held at 1pm. Burial will follow in Last Rest Cemetery, Merrimack, NH. For more info or to sign an online memorial book go to www.rivetfuneralhome.com.