Albert A. Turmel Sr. 63 of Manchester formerly of Berlin, passed away on April 12, 2015 at home after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Berlin on Nov. 30, 1951, son of the late Raymond R. and Alice L. (Croteau) Turmel.
Albert attended St. Regis Academy and was a graduate of Berlin High School, Class of 1969. He was a parishioner of St. Anne's Church and also a member of the Eagle's Club in Berlin. Al worked for Gray Energy, Johnson Fuel, and later for Dead River Co. as a service manager, which brought him to Manchester in 1994 where he was the Proprietor of TNT Burner Service.
Beloved companion of 43 years to Pearl Stranger. Loving father of Karen L. (Stranger) Bourassa of Concord and Lisa J. (Stranger) Fortin and her husband Raymond of Alton and the late Albert A. Turmel Jr. Devoted Grandpa of Brent Stranger of Concord, and Kiana Kay of Alton and his great-granddaughter Arianna Marie Stranger. Dear brother of Leon R. Turmel and his wife Tammy of West Brook, Vt., Helene P. Collins of Penacook, and Therese I. Sheehan of San Diego, Calif. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and leaves behind his pets, Teddy and Lilly and the late Cocoa. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or to the Concord Regional Visiting Nurses Assoc.
Family and friends will honor and remember Al's life by gathering for calling hours at the Phaneuf Funeral Home & Crematorium, 243 Hanover St. (corner of Union St.) Manchester on Saturday, April 18 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Burial will be private. For more information or to leave an on-line message of condolence please visit www.phaneuf.net