Rene R. Charpentier, Jr., 51, of Deerfield passed away peacefully at his home in Deerfield, NH during the early morning hours of December 15, 2021 with his family by his side after a short, but valiant, battle with f*cking cancer.
Rene was born on July 20, 1970 to Rita (Cassidy) Charpentier and the late Rene R. Charpentier. He graduated from West High School in 1988 and received his bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety from Southern Columbia University. Rene was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed spending time working in his yard and walking in the woods. He also enjoyed spending weekends with friends and family around a campfire at his camp in Maine. He was a devoted father and husband, always making his family’s needs and happiness a priority.
Rene is survived by his wife of 26 years, Suzanne (Courtemanche) Charpentier of Deerfield; daughters Leigha Charpentier and her fiancé Justin Woitkowski of Deerfield, and Rebekah Charpentier of Manchester; his mother Rita Charpentier of Hooksett; sister Robbin Cavanaugh and her husband Patrick of Manchester; and nephews and niece: Nicholas Gionet, Jimmy Cavanaugh, Cassandra Courtemanche, and John Courtemanche. Rene is predeceased by his father Rene R. Charpentier.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, December 21st from 2-4pm and again from 6-8pm in the Phaneuf Funeral Home & Crematorium, 243 Hanover Street in Manchester. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 22nd at 10am in the funeral home. Family and friends are kindly invited to attend.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Rene may be made to American Cancer Society and Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.