Winchendon-Carl Nelson Lemere Sr., 74, died Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Heywood Hospital.
He leaves his wife, Joan (Ebbs) Lemere; eight children, Melissa Lindo of ME, Carla Johnson of Shirley, Carl N. Lemere, Jr. of Athol, Christopher Lemere of Athol, Micheal Lemere of Athol, Meghan Lemere of Athol, Jeff Cooper of Gardner and Carl Cooper of VT, 26 grandchildren; three step-children Joshua Benda of Winchendon, Robert Benda of Winchendon and Kathleen Benda of Webster; one brother Butch Lemere of NY, his former wife Penny Cooper of Athol; a longtime family friend, Rachel Finn of Gardner and several nieces and nephews.
Carl was born in Newport, VT on March 11, 1948 a son of the late Maynard and Bernice (Gilbert) Lemere. He graduated from Fitchburg High School in 1966. He worked as a Machinist and at the Fabric Place in Fitchburg as an upholster.
He enjoyed fishing, and truly loved spending time with his grandchildren.
He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2022 from 1 - 3 pm in the Stone Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon, MA 01475.
To leave an online condolence please visit, www.stone-ladeau.com
Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor and Douglas M. Stone, funeral directors.