Seabrook, NH — Alfred J. Demers Jr., 67, of Seabrook, N.H., passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 12, at his sister’s home in Lawrence. Alfred was born in Lawrence, and was the son of the late Alfred Sr and Yvette (Audy) Demers. He was raised and educated in Methuen, and was also served as an altar boy at St. Monica’s Parish for many years. In addition to owning Busy Bee Arcade and Mom & Pops Variety Store, both in Plaistow, Alfred also dedicated over 40 years of his life working for Market Basket.
Like most Merrimack Valley people, Alfred loved the card game 45’s, but that wasn’t his only love, Al loved to play pool and playing a game of horseshoes, especially at Chris and Michelle’s house. For many years, Alfred also served as a coach for Methuen Girls Softball.
Alfred is survived by his brothers, Albert Demers and his wife, Jeanne, of Homosassa, Fla., Roland Demers and his girlfriend, Gloria, of Florida, and Rene Demers and his wife, Kathleen, of Rockport, Mass.; his sisters Terry Mercier and her husband, Larry, of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Yvette Crombie and her husband, Fred, of Nashua, N.H., and Pauline Anderson and her husband, William, of Lawrence, Mass.; many nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and great-nephews; and several cousins.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visiting hours on Tuesday, April 15, from 4 to 8 p.m., at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. His funeral services will take place on Wednesday April 16, at 11 a.m., at the funeral home, with cremation to follow.
Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to Wounded Warriors Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org/donate.