RINDGE, NH - Robert J. Booth, 91, of 30 Sears Drive, died peacefully Sunday morning, November 4, 2018 in Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Rindge, NH.
He was born in Austin, MN on October 15, 1927, son of the late Roy C. and Olive A. (Rhodes) Booth and grew up in Iowa, Kentucky and Massachusetts. He later graduated from Providence Bible Institute. Bob lived in Hubbardston, North Carolina and Virginia and since 2005, he and his wife have lived in Rindge.
Bob proudly served his country as a member of the United States Marine Corps during World War Two. At the age of 60, Bob retired from Raytheon, where he had worked as a cost proposal manager for 31 years. He and his wife were avid sailors and enjoyed several sailing excursions from the Bahamas to Maine and points in between. He was a member of Monadnock Bible Baptist Church in Rindge. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with family.
He leaves his wife of 58 years, Nancy A. (Flewelling) Booth; their sons, Matthew Booth and his wife Gina of Greenville, NH, Brian S. Booth and his wife Lucinda of Templeton and James T. Booth and his wife Alisha of Halifax, PA; a daughter in law Beth Booth of Yulee, FL; two brothers, John Booth and his wife Pat of Andover, MA and Roger Booth and his wife Connie of Corona, CA and many nieces and nephews. Bob was preceded in death by a son Robert J. Booth Jr, three sisters and five brothers.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 10 AM in Monadnock Bible Baptist Church, 210 South Woodbound Road, Rindge, NH.
Private burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Hubbardston, MA.
Memorial donations may be made to Monadnock Bible Baptist Church Elevator Fund, 210 South Woodbound Road, Rindge, NH 03461.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.