William Lussier Jr., 85, of Pikeville passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2011 peacefully in his sleep. Born in Woodstock, Vermont, the son of William and Evelynn (Childs) Lussier. He was an avid hunter and fisherman in his day as well as a sport shooter beating out some of the best in his home town of Newport, New Hampshire before moving south to warmer weather.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 35 years Eleanor (Wells) Lussier of Newport, New Hampshire; three sisters, Janet, Jean and Lorraine; and brother Larry Lussier of Sunapee, New Hampshire.
He is survived by his wife of ten years Gay Lussier of Pikeville; son Donald Lussier and his wife Patti of Croydon New Hampshire; daughter Cheryl Ann Lussier of Newport, New Hampshire; three grandchildren, Dena Sclafani and her husband Tony, Kim McKinney and her husband James and Jamie Lussier all of Croydon, New Hampshire; four great-grandchildren, Austin and Owen Sclafani, Brayden and Blake McKinney also of Croydon, New Hampshire and a step-brother Leonard Lussier of Benson, Vermont.
Services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were made by Pikeville Funeral Home in Pikeville.