RINDGE, NH – Chester E. Gnoza II, 68, of Rindge, died unexpectedly at home Thursday morning, December 2, 2021.
He was born in Columbus, OH on August 6, 1953, son of the late Chester E. and Ola May (Armantrout) Gnoza and had lived in Rindge for 6 years after previously living in Winchendon
Chet had worked at Dennecrepe Corporation in Gardner for several years until his retirement. He enjoyed working outdoors, tending to his plants and flowers in his yard. He also made crystal bird baths at his home.
He leaves his partner, Cole A. Lupien; two children, Kevin Gnoza of Turner Falls and Melinda Gnoza of Springfield; four granddaughters; a brother, Kenneth Gnoza and his wife Mary of Athol and a sister, Mary Ann Champagne and husband Charlie of Fitchburg.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 11 AM in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon, MA. A calling hour will precede the funeral Thursday from 10 to 11 A.M.
Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Rindge in the spring.
Memorial donations may be made to Ahimsah Haven Animal Rescue, 381R Baldwinville Road, Templeton, MA 01468.