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Richard Sennett Obituary

Richard James Sennett
Richard James Sennett

March 3, 2019
Born in Syracuse
Resided in Manchester, NH


Richard James Sennett, passed peacefully away March 3, 2019 after courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Syracuse, NY 3/4/1947 to Frank Sennett and Frances M. Nolan Sennett Fournier. His family moved to Goffstown, NH in 1960 where he graduated from GHS in 1966. He served in the US Army and is a Vietnam War Veteran. He was employed for the Union Leader News Corporation for forty years. Upon retirement he worked ten years at his favorite job, "Spare Time Bowl Manchester"...with all his bowling friends.
A loyal friend always, whose dedication to the well-being of our nation had no limitations. We will always have him in our hearts remembering that
Richards’ greatest qualities were that he never met a stranger in his life and that his love for motorcycles and open roads exemplified his passion for mankind and the enrichment shared by all characters met along the way.

He is survived by his loving wife Robin Sennett, children, Rebecca Sennett of Henderson, Nevada, Lori Sennett Jusczak of Manchester, NH and Jonathan D. Sennett of Boston, MA. His beloved grandchildren are Alexander Petriuc, Alexa Petriuc, Cristian Petriuc and Ian Chase of Henderson, Nevada, Kevin Shertzer, Carissa Shertzer, Nadia Jusczak and Lilly Jusczak of Manchester, NH. Also survived by his sister Marilynne Roy of Goffstown, NH, brothers Michael P. Sennett and wife Michele of Jamesville, NY and Francis (Chip ) C. Sennett and wife Natalie of Manchester, NH. As well as a many loved nieces and nephews.
Services: A Memorial Viewing will be held on Sunday, March 10 from 1PM to 4PM at the French and Rising Funeral Home, 17 South Mast St. Goffstown, NH. A private burial service will be held in the spring at the NH Veterans Cemetary, Boscawen, NH.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to "Dream Foundation" 1528 Chapala Street, Ste. 304, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Only National dream granting organization for terminally ill adults, including veterans. They granted Richard's dream to visit daughter and family in Nevada. Fore more information or to sign an online guestbook go to



Sennett Memorial Visitation
French and Rising Funeral Home
17 South Mast Street
Goffstown, NH US 03045
Sunday, March 10, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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