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“I was very sorry to hear of Brad's passing.  I remember him from the Central High band.  He was a very kind hearted person. ...Read More »
1 of 32 | Posted by: Karen Labarre

“Diane, our prayers and deepest sympathy to you and your family from our entire family. ”
2 of 32 | Posted by: Brenda & Bill Rossignol - NH

“I'm so sorry for your loss. May you find peace fom the God of all comfort. - 2 Cor 1:4 ”
3 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Diane- So very sorry to hear of Brad's death - My condolences and thoughts go out to you and Alissa Barbara ”
4 of 32 | Posted by: Barbara Noga

“Martha,I am so sorry to hear of your son's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Brads life was taken way too early but he...Read More »
5 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“To the entire family, Love and deep sadness from Philadelphia. Memories are flooding my mind of growing up together and lots of time spent up on...Read More »
6 of 32 | Posted by: Debbie Watson - Philadelphia, PA

“Sending deepest sympathies to the Cate family. Marilyn & Don Pelletier ”
7 of 32 | Posted by: Marilyn Pelletier - Hooksett, NH

“Martha, I was so sorry to read of the loss of your son. I only remember him as a little boy but have not forgotten the few times I spent with you and...Read More »
8 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Diane,I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Brad. My sincerest sympathy.Becki McCarthy ”
9 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“We are very saddened to hear of Brad's passing...we have the fondest memories of soccer games and how he was such a wonderful coach for the girls. ...Read More »
10 of 32 | Posted by: Warren and Terri Rollins - FL

“To Brad's entire family. You fought a tough battle and your reward is heaven. You are now an angel and will watch over everyone. May you find rest...Read More »
11 of 32 | Posted by: Judy Leclerc - Goffstown, NH

“Dear Alissa: I am so very sorry for your loss. I know how much your Dad meant to you and what a wonderful man he was.God Bless in this very difficult...Read More »
12 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“I always loved meeting up with you folks at Tom and Kathy's house.I am so sorry for your loss.May all the memories you have shared as a family bring...Read More »
13 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Alissa, I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He will always be with you and that I know as truth! Be strong. You are in my thoughts. ”
14 of 32 | Posted by: Kathy Russell - NH

“Diane,Please accept our deepest condolences. ”
15 of 32 | Posted by: Linda and Ralf Kleinschmidt - NH

“I was really sad to hear of the struggles and passing of Brad. I have very fond memories from the days of the Central High School "Drum Crew". Rest...Read More »
16 of 32 | Posted by: Peter Willey

“Brad was a friend I have done business with over the past 15 years. He always managed to add a laugh to a deal which I appreciated. He was a good man...Read More »
17 of 32 | Posted by: Rick Bachand

“please accept my condolences  at this time ”
18 of 32 | Posted by: ED LABORE SR

“God looked around his garden and found an empty space. Then He looked down upon this earth and saw your tired face. He put his arms around you and...Read More »
19 of 32 | Posted by: Marcia Warriner Shell

“Words cannot express how I feel for Dianne and family. I love all of you and prayers for you will continue. ”
20 of 32 | Posted by: Marilyn Blouin - Largo, FL

“May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. ”
21 of 32 | Posted by: Laurel Levesque - Hooksett, NH

“So sorry for your family's loss. I am praying for God's comfort for you all. Brad was a professional and a man of character. ”
22 of 32 | Posted by: Jon McCracken - Succasunna, NJ

“So sorry for your loss Alissa. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts ”
23 of 32 | Posted by: Tiffany Castle - Raymond, NH

“Our heartfelt sympathy and prayers are with you all at this grieving time.You are loved,Pauline & Paul Johnson ”
24 of 32 | Posted by: Pauline Johnson - Manchester, NH

“Rest in peace, my friend. Love to Diane, Alissa, and your entire family. Christmas Eve won't be the same without you...... ”
25 of 32 | Posted by: Carol & Henry

“May you rest in peace Brad. Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with Diane and her family! ”
26 of 32 | Posted by: Suzi and Pete Brassard - NC

“Prayers to family in this difficult time. ”
27 of 32 | Posted by: Cory & Annette Slipp - Deerfield, NH

“We consider ourselves blessed to call the Cate family our friends. We have shared  many wonderful memories with them over the years. ...Read More »
28 of 32 | Posted by: The Gallagher family

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to family and friends of Brad during this most sad and difficult time.  A life taken way too soon.. his...Read More »
29 of 32 | Posted by: Tom & Barbara Thibeault

“Prayers are with Diane, Alissa and family at this time and always. Brad was truly a man with a heart for others. We will always hold in our hearts...Read More »
30 of 32 | Posted by: Sabrina Maltby and family

“My thoughts and Prayers go out for your entire Family. Brad was one of the finest people I have ever had the privledge of knowing. ”
31 of 32 | Posted by: Ken Loss - Milford, NJ

“We are so sorry to hear of Brad's passing. May he rest in eternal peace, and may your memories bring you comfort. Nancy Azar, J Conlon, and Tanous...Read More »
32 of 32 | Posted by: Nancy Azar - Boston, MA

Bradley A. Cate, 55, of Hooksett, NH, passed away March 12, 2016.

Brad was born February 15, 1961 in Manchester, NH and had been a Hooksett, NH resident for many years.

He was employed with Blueline Rentals, LLC in Haverhill, MA.

Brad was an avid cyclist and loved skiing and hockey. He was best known for his sense of humor, generosity and his love of life, however; his daughter and granddaughter were his pride and joy.

Family includes his wife of 28 years, Diane (Blouin) Cate; his daughter, Alissa Cate; his granddaughter, Elaina Cate-Fairfield; his parents, Hollisand PatCate and Martha (Lovering) Cate and Cliff Lemay; four siblings, Cheryl Purington, Dr. Normand Tanguay, Kevin Cate and Sharron Champagne; as well as aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Calling hours will be Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Cate & Johnson Funeral Home, 573 Pine Street, corner of Harrison Street in Manchester.

Prayer Service will be offered on Friday at 11:00 a.m. in Cate & Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Cate Cemetery in Hooksett, NH.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Concord Hospice House, 240 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301.

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