Robert H. Morrissette, 94 years young, son of Henry & Lumina Morrissette died after short illness on January 20. 2022. Robert grew up in Berlin, NH and was Founder & Co-owner of M & M Auto Body Shop for 50+years. He was a member of Saint Anne's Church until moving to Florida and now a member of St Teresa's Catholic Church in North Fort Myers, Florida. He graduated from Notre Dame Class of 1947. He served in the National Guard. He was a member of Berlin Kiwanis Club, Knights of Columbus, Eagles Club and has been active in many other organizations & activities.
Robert & Jeannette moved to Florida in 1986 and Robert said often, his New Hampshire shovel could "rust in peace" while they enjoyed their retirement and warm weather after serving Berlin area with M & M Auto Body and AAA service for many, many years. He loved spending time with his family, who he treasured dearly.
He is survived by the love of his life of 70 years, Jeannette Morrissette. Their 3 children, Pauline Craig of Apollo Beach, Florida, Bobby Morrissette and fiancée Lise Beaulac of Meredith, NH and Claire Wittnebert and husband Herbert of Apollo Beach, Florida; 6 Grandchildren: Shane Craig, Jason Craig and wife Angela, Jennifer Roy and fiancée, Sean Kelley, Jessica Jacques and husband Eric Jacques, Craig Wittnebert and wife Mary Wittnebert. Kevin Wittnebert and wife Abagail Wittnebert; 12 Great Grandchildren: Alison Jacques, Amelia Jacques, Madison Roy, Douglass Roy, McKenna Kelley, Caitlin Kelley, Colin Craig, Oscar Craig, Page Wittnebert, Parker Wittnebert, Eli Wittnebert and Isaac Wittnebert.
Siblings include, Sister Louise Morrissette of St. Hyacinthe, Canada and Paul Morrissette and wife Judith of Worcester, Mass. He was predeceased by his parents, his brother Hector, his sisters Olive Marquis and Irene Morrissette and a daughter-in-law Patty Morrissette.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday July 23, 2022 at 1 PM at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish. Interment will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Bryant & Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin on July 23 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM, prior to the Mass. In lieu of flowers, Robert’s family requests those who wish to make arrangements for a Mass to be said in Robert’s memory. Arrangements are entrusted to the Bryant Funeral Homes, Berlin and Gorham, NH. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.