Brooksville, FL — Richard F. Noury, 89, a former longtime resident of Whittier Place in Haverhill, and a retired Haverhill Police Officer, died on August 10, 2013, in Smithfield, N.C.
Born in Haverhill, he was the son of the late Albert and Catherine (Butruccio) Noury. He was educated in the Haverhill School System and graduated from Haverhill High School. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II and was a member of the Marine Corps Boxing Team.
Mr. Noury served as a Haverhill Police Officer for 23 years, retiring in 1981, and was a member of the Haverhill Patrolmen’s Association. He was a former member of Holy Angels Parish of Plaistow, N.H., and Saint Joseph Parish of Haverhill.
A resident of Brooksville, for the past 32 years, Mr. Noury enjoyed classic cars, woodworking, carpentry, playing cards, and camping at Sebago Lake in Maine.
The husband of the late Barbara (Beede) Noury, he is survived by sons and daughter-in-law, Richard D. “Rick” and Sharlene Noury, and Dana J. Noury; daughters and son-in-law, Donna M. and Bryan Schena, and Patricia H. Noury, all of Haverhill; a special friend, Molly Agius; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Gerald Beede, and sisters, Lorraine Noury and Doris Noury.
ARRANGEMENTS: A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, August 27, at 11 a.m., in Plaistow Cemetery, Plaistow, N.H., followed by the rendering of Military Honors by the U.S. Marine Corps. The family requests that memorial donations be made to S.E.C.U. Hospice House, 426 Hospital Road, Smithfield, N.C. Arrangements are under the direction of Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow. To send a message of condolence to the family, please visit www.brooksidechapelfh.com.