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Roland J Boisjoly
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1930
Death: Oct. 8, 2008
Salem
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA

SALEM, N.H. Roland J. Boisjoly Sr.,77, of Salem, N.H., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008 at his home after a long illness.

Born and educated in Lawrence, he lived in Salem for 44 years. Roland was a retired Engineer for Avco in Wilmington.

Roland was an avid model airplane builder and flyer and belonged to several clubs. He was an amazing builder, building all of his planes from scratch, cutting every piece from balsa wood and tooling his own aluminum. He was selected to build a 1/3 scale plane that now sits at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington. He devoted his life to building and teaching those who wanted to learn. He was well loved and will be missed by many people.

Roland was predeceased by his Wife Rita Lucille (Drouin) Boisjoly. He is survived by son, Roland J. Boisjoly Jr. of Acton; daughter, Barbara Boisjoly of Salem, N.H.; companion Heidi Langlois of Salem, N.H.; sister Claire Johnson of Lawrence, and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours are Saturday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to noon at Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St, Salem, NH. Private interment will be in Eternal Light Mausoleum, Salem, NH. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 1E Commons Dr, Unit 33, Londonderry, NH 03053. To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com. 
 
Burial:
Eternal Light Mausoleum
Salem
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Created by: Smitty
Record added: Oct 09, 2008
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Roland J Boisjoly
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Roland J Boisjoly
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