Russell E. Thorgerson

  • Born: May 24, 1925
  • Died: January 1, 2017
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Cate & Johnson Funeral Home

243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Russell E. Thorgerson, 91, of Manchester, NH, passed away January 1, 2017 in Manchester.

Russell was born May 24, 1925 in Manchester, NH, a son of Ernest & Grace (Miles) Thorgerson and had been a lifelong resident of this community.

Prior to retirement, Russell was employed with Pine Grove Cemetery in Manchester for many years.

Russell very much enjoyed music, particularly his guitar as well as western movies, however his Lord and family members were at the center of his life.

Russell will be missed dearly by family and friends as he left us with special memories to treasure.

Family includes his wife of 70 years, Anne (Slinski) Thorgerson; four daughters, Maryann Thorgerson, Alice Stout and her husband, Larry, Darlene Del Genio and her husband, Lenny, and Kathy Hirt and her husband, Charlie; one son, Russell L. Thorgerson; eleven grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren,; as well as nieces, nephews and cousins.

Calling hours will be Friday from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Cate & Johnson Funeral Home, 573 Pine Street, corner of Harrison Street in Manchester.

Funeral Service will be conducted on Friday at 11:00 a.m. in Cate & Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery in Manchester.

Cate & Johnson Funeral Service of Manchester is directing arrangements.

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