John W. Hagerty III, 81 a former longtime resident of Merrimack, NH died Tuesday Jan. 4, 2022 at Community Hospice House in Merrimack after a long period of declining health.
He was born in Concord, MA a son of the late John W. Hagerty II and Helen Grala Hagerty.
John was a US Navy veteran serving during the Cuban Missile Crisis, he attended college at the Lowell Technological Institute. Before retirement, he was employed at Digital Equipment Corporation for over 30 years. John was a Ham radio operator (KI1X) and an avid bass fisherman.
In addition to his parents, he was pre-deceased by a sister, Sandra Hook.
Members of his family include the love of his life, his wife of 56 years, Linda L. (Harwood) Hagerty of Nashua; two daughters, Kelly Foye, her husband Sean of Merrimack and her two children; Emily Sommers and Shane Foye. Tracy Hagerty of Plymouth, MA and her two children Colin and Keegan Savage; one brother Richard Hagerty of SC; two sisters Kathy Collins of Greenfield, NH; and Susan Licht of Amherst, NH and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to your local ASPCA.
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