Robert “Bob” Couture, 86 of Hooksett, NH, passed away on October 2, 2021, at Exeter Hospital in Exeter, NH.
He was born to parents Eugene and Leonne (Pariseau) Couture on April 1, 1935, in Berlin NH. He married the love of his life, Grace Couture with whom he spent 66 wonderful years of marriage.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, watching his favorite New England sports teams, and certainly looked forward to his bingo date nights with his wife. If you knew Bob, you know his true passion was fishing which he enjoyed up until his last days. He always looked forward to spending that time on the boat with his friends. In his earlier years, Bob spent his time at ‘camp’ on Lake Winnipesaukee with his family, he loved to travel the country, hunt, golf, bowl and play cards.
Besides his loving wife Grace, Bob is survived by his three daughters, Denise “Dee” St. Denis and husband Bob, Linda Paquet and husband Tony and Sharon Cummings and husband Jack; seven grandchildren, Derek St. Denis and wife Elizabeth, Sean St. Denis and girlfriend Jen, Trevor Paquet and fiancée Danielle, Tyler Paquet and girlfriend Ali, Jake Genest and girlfriend Caroline, Samuel and Christopher Cummings; five great-grandchildren, Adriana, Hayleigh, Anthony, Jaycee and Brinley; two siblings, Normand Couture and Marguerite Rosy’s and a brother-in-law George as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. In addition, he had several grand dogs that he loved and spoiled.
He was predeceased by both parents, as well as his daughter Claudette.
SERVICES: a Memorial Gathering will be held at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover St., Manchester, on Wednesday, October 13, from 1 - 2:30 PM with a Memorial Service being celebrated in the Funeral Home beginning at 2:30 PM To view Robert's Online Tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, visit www.phaneuf.net.