William Wallace Cupples Jr., 89, Hooksett, NH, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on the morning of March 25, 2015. William was born in Manchester September 25, 1925, the son of Lena B. (Morse) Cupples and William Wallace Cupples, Sr. He had loving memories of his predeceased siblings, Elsie, Walter, David, Florence and Helen.
William served two tours of duty in the U S Army during the Korean War and was awarded two bronze stars. He retired from John Hancock Insurance, ultimately acquiring and managing rental property in Hampton, NH, with his wife Jean (Alli) Cupples who passed away a year ago. Bill was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, and cherished time spent with his family.
He is survived by his two children, a son Alan B. Cupples and wife Diane of FL; and a daughter, Janet L. Cupples and husband Gregory Collins of NH; 4 grandchildren, Tiffany D. Blair of MA, Ross W. Cupples and wife Renee of NH, Shannon J. (Cupples) Wright and husband John of NH, and Stacy M. (Cupples) Melanson and husband Lee of NH; 6 Great-Grandchildren, Ava, Molly, Norah, Melody, Lincoln and Travis.
A calling hour will be held on Sunday, March 29, 2015, from 3 to 4 pm, followed by a funeral service beginning at 4pm, at Goodwin Funeral Home, 607 Chestnut Street, Manchester. Burial at Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester will be private. Funeral Home
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