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MCC Mourns the Passing of Graduating Senior

Posted: May 04, 2012

The MCC family was saddened by the news about one of our graduating seniors, Christopher Lessard, who died unexpectedly at his home in Hooksett on May 3rd. The entire MCC community expresses its condolences to Christopher's family.

Below is Chris' obituary from the May 4th Union Leader.

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Chris Lessard

Christopher A. Lessard, 39, of Hooksett, died May 3, 2012, at his home, after a sudden illness.

Born in Huntington, N.Y., on April 4, 1973, he was the son of Paul B. and Pamela J. (Devine) Lessard. He was raised in Forked River, N.J., before moving to Manchester in 1987.

Christopher graduated from Manchester Memorial High School, Class of 1992. He attended Manchester Community College where he studied welding.

He worked as a caregiver with Moore Center Services for several years.

Christopher will be remembered for his selfless ways. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was an avid Harley-Davidson motorcycle enthusiast. He enjoyed listening to music and attending concerts. He played bass and lead guitar.

In addition to his mother of Goffstown; family members include his daughter, Ella R. Hebert of Hooksett; his fiancée, Meghan Hebert of Hooksett; two brothers, Brian K. Lessard and his wife, Karyn, Paul W. Lessard and his, wife, Stephanie; his sister, Paula M. Silveria and her husband, Daniel, of Loudon; his beloved nieces and nephews, Tyler, Jacob, Zachary, Brian, Derek, Jeff, Kristin, Katie, Rebecca, and Sarah; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and dear friends.


Calling hours are Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Connor-Healy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 537 Union St., corner of Concord Street, Manchester.

The funeral will be held Monday with a Mass of Christian burial to be celebrated at 11 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 So. Elm Street, Manchester.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Moore Center, 195 McGregor Street, Unit 400, Manchester, NH 03102.