DUBLIN, NH - Norman S. "Butch" Manoni, 70, of Main Street, formerly of Winchendon, MA, died peacefully Tuesday afternoon, August 29, 2017 in Westwood Nursing Home, Keene, N.H.
He was born in Winchendon on July 31, 1947, son of the late Armando and Marilyn (Mulcahy) Manoni and grew up in Winchendon. Butch was a graduate of Murdock High School, where he played football for four years.
Butch had worked as a bread delivery man for Entiman Bakery for 20 years. He had lived in California for 30 years and returned to this area, living in Dublin for the last 8 years. Butch was a huge sports fan and was a standout football player. He played defensive tackle for the Marlboro Shamrocks, a semi-pro football team. He once tried out for the New England Patriots and survived until the third cut.
He was the husband of the late Lori (Gardner) Manoni. He leaves two children, Nicole Lintz of CA and Norman S. Manoni Jr of Michigan; a granddaughter Clarissa; a brother, Dennis S. Manoni and his wife Jackie of Jaffrey, NH and two nephews, Shawn Manoni and Noah Manoni.
Funeral service are private and at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon, MA is directing arrangements.