Mr. Henry W. Coulombe has passed away at the age of 80. He left us November 7, Saturday morning after a short battle with cancer. Mr. Coulombe was very involved with the Berlin community. He held various jobs in the area. Henry was a member of the National Guard from the age of 17 to 26. In 1963 he joined the Berlin Fire Dept. Captain Henry was well liked and respected by all the firefighters. He retired from there in 1987. Representative Coulombe served the people of New Hampshire in the State House. Henry found his time on the Fish and Game committee very rewarding. He also was a Berlin City Councilman. Throughout his life he enjoyed the surrounding woods with hunting and family camping. There were times that he was competitive in canoe racing along with many family members in the old canoe club. After retiring to Florida, Henry enjoyed fishing and billiards and more. He was always a helping hand around the retirement park and had many dear friends in Brooksville, Fla. He is predeceased by his first wife Honorable Yvonne Coulombe. Henry will be missed by his second wife Margaret Coulombe and his son Raymond Coulombe, wife Cindy, the grandchildren and great grandchildren. There will be a Memorial gathering at Berlin's Northland Restaurant and Dairy Bar on Saturday November 28 at 1 p.m.