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Bruce A. Coburn

March 5, 1950 ~ May 23, 2021 (age 71)

Obituary

Bruce A. Coburn – Salem, NH

Bruce A. Coburn age 71 of Salem, NH formerly of Lowell, MA passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, May 23, 2021 with his wife Jeannette by his side.  He was born in Lowell, MA on March 5, 1950 the son of the late, Alvin and Isabelle (Auttelet) Coburn.  Bruce was raised and educated in Lowell.

Bruce worked in the Trades most of his life.  He had worked for Beauregard Dry Wall as well as Martin Welding before becoming self employed as a professional Dry Waller.

He loved the outdoors.  Bruce’s passions were hunting and fishing.  He also liked to collect hunting and fishing paraphernalia while attending local antique stores, flea markets and auctions.

Bruce is survived by his wife of 37 years, Jeannette G. (Morasse) Coburn of Salem, NH, his daughter, Christina Mehan and husband, Tim of Lowell, MA, his sister, Patricia Cote of Lowell, MA, and his grandchildren, Michael and Kyle Mehan of Lowell, MA.  Several nieces and nephews also survive him.  Bruce was predeceased by his brothers, Norman Coburn and Robert Beauregard and his sisters, Ruth Johnson and Karen Guimond and his brother-in-law, George Johnson.

Calling hours are Wednesday, June 9, 2021 from 5 – 7:00 PM at Goundrey & Dewhirst Funeral Home, 42 Main Street, Salem, NH 03079.  A Funeral Service will follow the calling hours in the funeral home at 7:00 PM.  Burial will take place in Gibson Cemetery in Pelham, NH on Monday, June 14, 2021 at 11:00 AM.  Donations are requested to either: American Parkinson’s Disease Association, 72 East Concord Street, Room C3, Boston, MA 02118 or to: Cure Alzheimer’s Fund, 34 Washington Street, Suite 310, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481.

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Services

Calling Hours
Wednesday
June 9, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Goundrey Dewhirst Funeral Home and Cremation Service
42 Main Street
Salem, NH 03079

Funeral Service
Wednesday
June 9, 2021

7:00 PM
Goundrey Dewhirst Funeral Home and Cremation Service
42 Main Street
Salem, NH 03079

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