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Norman P. Phaneuf, Sr.
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“Dear Kay and family, So sorry to hear of your loss. Know that you were and still are in my prayers. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Donna Garabedian - Lowell, MA

“Norm,Just heard today of the passing of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time of your bereavement.Dwight &...Read More »
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“To the Phaneuf family It was a pleasure taking care of Norman my thoughts and prayers go out to all ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Janice Wolfendale

“May you find peace during this sorrowful time. Much Love, Melody ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Melody Phaneuf - Gloucester, MA

“Pat and Family - please accept my deepest sympathy. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Karen Rachal - Dracut, MA

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Norman P. Phaneuf, Sr. ,89, a longtime resident of Dracut, died Monday March 5, 2012. He was the husband of the late Belle B. (Joyner) Phaneuf.
Born in Lowell on May 15, 1922, he was a son of the late Elphege and Amela (Giroux) Phaneuf.
As a young man, Norman served in the United States Navy during World War II. He made his living as a printer and was the owner and operator of Phaneuf Press until his retirement in 1987. Norman was a very talented and accomplished craftsman specializing in wood working. He had a passion for rebuilding, refinishing and restoring furniture. He was also a member of the St. Theresa's Men's Club.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathryn D. McLean and her husband, Patrick of Dracut; a son, Norman P. Phaneuf, Jr. and his wife, Susannah of Pelham, NH; four grandchildren, Mark B. Phaneuf and Kady Wodarski of Pelham, NH, Elizabeth S. Thompson and her husband, Erik of Medway, MA, Rebecca K. Connor and her husband, William of Chelmsford, Michael P. McLean of Willow Springs, NC; five great grandchildren, Emma, Maura, Kyla, Liam & Mac; dear friends, Dave Courtenay and Gary Harrington, Sr.; several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Robert, Raymond and Richard Phaneuf.