Dennis M. Gagne, 60, of Hooksett, New Hampshire, passed away on Friday, October 6, 2023. Born on March 13, 1963, the son of the late Joseph Gagne and Gabrielle (Brousseau) Gagne. Dennis was the beloved husband of Betty (Yianakopolos) Gagne.
Dennis attended Central High School, following High School Dennis was a dedicated employee of Convenience Plus for 10 years, where he formed lasting friendships and contributed his hard work to the community he cherished. However, beyond his work, Dennis had many passions that brought him immense joy.
One of his great loves was the game of bingo, where he found excitement and camaraderie. Bowling was more than a hobby for Dennis; it was his passion. He and Betty traveled to Las Vegas for bowling tournaments, displaying his remarkable skill and unwavering dedication to the sport. Dennis's love for the outdoors was evident in his favorite pastimes. He enjoyed fishing, NASCAR races, and all types of sports. He reveled in the beauty of nature, often spending time outside, where he felt most at peace. Among his many loves, Christmas held a special place in Dennis's heart. He embraced the holiday season with joy and enthusiasm, making it a magical time for those around him. His love for Christmas was a reflection of his generous and giving spirit.
What truly made Dennis's life complete was his devotion to his family. He cherished moments spent with loved ones, creating cherished memories that will be treasured forever. The beach was a place of solace for Dennis and Betty, and they visited often.
Dennis is predeceased by his parents; Joseph Gagne and Gabrielle (Brouseau) Gagne, Roland Gagne, Herman Dees, and many aunts and uncles.
Dennis is survived by his beloved wife; Betty (Yianakopolos) Gagne, his children; Jessica Himmelberger, Christina Collins, Chris Collins, his siblings; Richard Gagne and his wife, Lori Gagne, Roger and his wife Bobbi Gagne, Diane Dees, Patricia and Dicky Moulton, Joan and Walter Buckley, Donald and Theresa Gagne, Robert and Gretchen Gagne, John and Lynn Gagne, he is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, relay for life of greater Manchester/Concord on behalf of team Rollin' On Hope. Donations may be made at the following link, https://secure.acsevents.org/site/SPageServer?pagename=relay_donate_now&PROXY_TYPE=20&PROXY_ID=40898671&FR_ID=107498&s_locale=en_US&preselect=39711.
Services: A memorial gathering will be held on Friday, October 13, 2023, from 12PM-1PM, with a memorial service beginning immediately after at 1PM at the Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium, 243 Hanover St. Manchester, New Hampshire.