Manchester, NH — Bertram P. Beaulieu, 89, of Manchester, N.H., and formerly of Methuen, passed away on March 24, 2014, at the Villacrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Mr. Beaulieu was born on January 12, 1925, in Lawrence to the late Peter and Hilda (Girard) Beaulieu. Bertram was raised in Lawrence, and was a graduate of Lawrence High School. Following high school, Mr. Beaulieu proudly served his country during WWII in the United States Marine Corps. He was honorably discharged in 1944. He was a resident of Methuen for 52 years. Bertram worked as a machinist in aerospace technology for Avco in Wilmington for over 20 years, until his retirement in 1987. He was an excellent artist.
Bertram was the beloved husband of the late Ellen M. (Gibbons) Beaulieu. He is survived by his children, Corinne Sheridan of Hookset, N.H., Brian Beaulieu and his wife, Carol, of Boscawen, N.H., Janice Barrett and her husband, Robert, of Derry, N.H., and Bertram Beaulieu Jr. of Alton Bay, N.H. He is also survived by eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Bertram is predeceased by his sister, Velma Cox.
ARRANGEMENTS: Friends and relatives may call on Thursday, March 27, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, 233 Lawrence St., Methuen, Mass. A funeral service will take place on Friday, March 28, at 11 a.m., at the funeral home, with burial to follow at the Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen.
For directions and guest book, please visit www.pollardfuneralhome.com. The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to serve the Beaulieu family.