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Leonard Roy Aiken, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1927
Cornish Flat
Sullivan County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1994
Claremont
Sullivan County
New Hampshire, USA

Leonard Roy Aiken, Sr. of Claremont, NH died December 9, 1994 at his home after a long illness. He was born and raised in Cornish, NH on July 7, 1927; the son of Grace Aiken and Edward Eugene Crosby and resided in Claremont most of his life. He opted to utilize his mothers maiden name as his last name.

He attended schools in Cornish and Claremont.

He retired in December of 1989 from the Coy Paper Company where he worked as a machine operator and maintenance for thirty-one years. He previously worked for J C Johnson lumber company on lower Main Street for twelve years and did farming.

He loved gardening, hunting, fishing, and his family.

He is survived by his wife Shirley (Caron) Aiken of Claremont whom he married on July 3, 1948 and they celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary this year; son Leonard R. "Bud" Aiken, Jr.; three daughters Bonnie L (Theodore) Cummings, Brenda L. Aiken, Bernice L "Tammie" (Raymond) DeMassie; four grandchildren all of Claremont; one brother Eugene Crosby; one step-sister Judy Fletcher of Claremont; two step-brothers Wayne Gonyea of Galesburg, IL and James Gonyea of Newport; also two aunts, one uncle, and nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was predeceased by his mother Grace Gonyea in September 1993.

He will be cremated and inurned with his wife upon her passing in Union Cemetery.
 (bio by: Janice Prichard) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edwin Crosby
  Grace Ellen Aiken Gonyea (1906 - 1993)
 
 Spouse:
  Shirley Caron Aiken (1928 - 2005)*
 
 Children:
  Bonnie L Aiken Cummings (1949 - 2014)*
  Bernice L Aiken DeMasse (1959 - 2010)*
 
 Sibling:
  Leonard Roy Aiken (1927 - 1994)
  Eugene R Crosby (1937 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Claremont
Sullivan County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Maintained by: Janice Prichard
Originally Created by: Robert Kessell
Record added: Mar 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50469816
Leonard Roy Aiken, Sr
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