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July 28, 2011

Donald E. Lavigne, 62

EPPING, N.H. — Donald E. Lavigne, 62, of Epping, died Sunday, July 10, 2011 at Exeter Healthcare.

He was born July 31, 1948 in Exeter, N.H., the son of Nancy (Saborn) Paquet and the late Donald E. "Grouch" Lavigne, Sr. He was raised in the Exeter/Fremont area and was a graduate of Sanborn Regional High School. He had resided in Epping since 1982. He owned and operated Lav's Trucking Company and had worked with Bell & Flynn for many years. He enjoyed horse pulling with Fred Cook, both in New Hampshire and Vermont, he enjoyed snowmobiling, and his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He was very proud of his lawn.

He was the husband of Brenda L. (Denoncour) Lavigne. In addition to his mother and wife, family memebers include his children, Katelyn Lavigne of Goffstown and Emilee Lavigne of Epping; two brothers, Wayne Lavigne of Exeter and Tim Lavigne and his wife Lori of Portsmouth; one sister, Anne Cannon of North Hampton; and many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: A celebration of life was held at Stockbridge Funeral Home, 141 Epping Road, Exeter. Relatives and friends were respectfully invited to visit with the family. If desired donations may be made to the Rockingham VNA/Hospice, 137 Epping Road, Exeter, NH 03833. Burial will be private. www.stockbridgefh.com.

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