Richard "Gramp" L. Morrill

  • Born: July 23, 1923
  • Died: July 1, 2020
  • Location: Concord, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium

172 King Street
Boscawen , NH 03303
Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Father and Patriotic American

Message From The Family

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Richard L. Morrill, 96, of Concord passed peacefully with his loving family by his side on July 1, 2020. Richard was born on July 30, 1923 to the late Edwin Morrill and the late Georgiana Morrill (Fournier). Richard went to school in Penacook and proudly served in the Army during World War II. After the military Richard returned home to Concord and went to work as an auto mechanic at Banks Chevrolet where he worked for 51 years. For his decades of faithful service, they gave him his own work shed. If Richard wasn't working on cars at work, he could be found working on cars at his home. In addition to automobiles he enjoyed gardening, camping and snowmobiling with his friends and family. He was a member of the Concord Lodge of Elks and Brothers of the Bush. In addition to his parents, Richard was predeceased by his wife Eunice Morrill. He is survived and will be missed by his large extended family; his companion of 17 years Phyllis Doyle of Concord, his son Richard Morrill II and his wife Kathy of Concord, his two grandsons; Richard L Morrill III and his partner Terry Reed of Concord, Robert A. Morrill and his wife Marat of Bow. His five great-grandchildren; David, Debra, Jacob, Rebecca and Richard IV, three great great-grandchildren; Hadley, Brayden and Richard V. Calling hours will take place at Phaneuf Funeral Home, 172 King Street in Boscawen on Thursday July 9th from 9 to 1030am with a service to follow in the chapel. Burial Services will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Concord.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My deepest sympathy to the Morrill family. Dick was a true gentleman who always made you feel welcome. I have many great memories of visits to West Concord. Rest in peace Dick.

Posted by Bill Dancisin - Matawan, NJ - family   November 09, 2020

I met Dick my first day at work at Banks back in 1982 and it was my privilage to know and work with such a knowledgeable man. He will be missed.

Posted by Mike Vaillancourt - Coworker   July 09, 2020

A perfect gentleman... a gentle soul , a smile to brighten your day!
Rest in peace Richard, it was a pleasure knowing you and the memorable years we worked together.

Posted by MIKE MERCER - Coworker   July 09, 2020


Rest in peace Dick. Thank you for making my mom happy for the years you two were together.And for taking care of her.

Posted by Bob and Dian n Dearborn - Lebanon, ME - Friend   July 08, 2020

My thoughts and prayers go out to the Morrill Family at this time of their loss. Each one of you have cherished thoughts and memories of a "Great Man." Hold them close to you, as he will forever be with you.

Posted by Nancy Dyment Greemore - Loudon, NH - Family Friend   July 06, 2020

Gramp, you were a proud family man. You always thought you were putting us out coffee our way to help you. We loved helping you! You were a hardworking man who truly loved his family. I'm so happy that you did not suffer. We miss you! Thank you for being with us as long as you did!

Posted by Terry Reed - Friend   July 05, 2020

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