LEBANON, Maine - Rene Raymond Grenier, 87, of Lower Guinea Road, died Thursday September 20, 2018 at Frisbie Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. Born December 18, 1930 in Rochester, N.H., he was the son of the late Arthur and Mary (Dubois) Grenier. Rene has resided in Lebanon since 2002 after moving from Rochester.
He was a bricklayer and mason and was a member of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftsman, Local No. 3. Rene was an avid Red Sox and Patriots fan. He enjoyed the outdoors; camping, hunting, fishing, and skiing. He and his wife had a passion for his beagles and was a member of the Salmon Falls River Beagle Club.
The widower of Phyllis (Hartford) Grenier who passed away February 25, 2018, he is survived by sons, Rene Jr. and wife Janice, Strafford, N.H., Michael Grenier and wife Kim, Wakefield, N.H.; stepdaughters, Diana Mocek and husband Bruce, Rochester, Lisa Roberts and husband Brian, Lebanon; seven grandchildren, Bret, Kevin, , Andrew and Hannah Grenier, Michael Vages, Jennifer Wilson, Kyle Hamel; three great-grandchildren; brother, Richard Grenier; sisters, Claire Daigle, Cecile Germon; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, Norman and Robert Grenier.
SERVICES: Family and friends may visit Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 4-7 p.m., at the R.M. Edgerly & Son Funeral Home, 86 South Main St., Rochester, N.H. Burial will be in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Eliot, Maine at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to Cocheco Valley Humane Society, County Farm Road, Dover, NH 03820. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.edgerlyfh.com.