1955 – 2016
FARMINGTON — Gordon “Chuck” A. Lister Jr., 61, a resident of Jay, passed away suddenly, Tuesday, July 19, at Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington.
He was born May 4, 1955, in Methuen, Mass., the son of Gordon A. Lister Sr. and Palma A. (Leo) Lister. He attended school in Lawrence. On Jan. 9, 2008, in Methuen, he married Susan Waite and they later made their home in Maine.
Gordon enjoyed watching sports, especially the Red Sox, Patriots and Bruins. He also loved to cook and go camping at Martin Stream Campground. His true joy was playing with his grandchildren and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Susan Waite, of Jay; his children, Gordon A. Lister III of Dracut, Mass., Tanya Lister of Lewiston, Richard Lister of Plaistow, N.H., Jonathan Muise of Methuen, Mass., Robert Pilz of Haverhill, Mass., Sarah Lister of St. Albans, Vt., and Melissa Jennings of Springs, Texas; grandchildren, Kassandra, Kylie, Daylee, Talon, Isabella, Chris, Lilly, Macy, Madison, Jason, Kenneth, Tammy and Thomas; his great-grandson, Jayce; brother-in-law, Dennis Guillette of Florida; siblings, Georgette and Wayne Muise of Ocala, Fla., JoAnn and Dave Hamel of Salem, N.H., Linda and Matthew Whiter of Derry, N.H., Robert Lister of Ocala, Fla., Joseph and Cheryl Lister of Salem, N.H., Patricia and Anthony Morency of Salem, N.H., Pamela and Andre Garcia of Bradford, Mass., Amy and Carl Beauregard of Haverhill, Mass., and Edward Lister of Plaistow, N.H.; and many, many, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents; and his sister, Cheryl Guillette.
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