Steven Alexander Dumesnil, 55, of Berlin, NH, passed away on Thursday, August 31, 2023 at Androscoggin Valley Hospital, after a long courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Berlin on February 13, 1968 the son of Francis H. and Suzanne N. (Kelly) Dumesnil, graduating from Berlin High School Class of 1986. Steve had a big heart and opened his home to many who were in need. He worked as a meticulous carpenter for all of his working life. Steve loved heavy metal music, enjoyed playing horseshoes, darts and belonged to the leagues. He enjoyed fishing and enjoyed many a fishing trip with his friends and family. An avid Bruins fan, he never missed a game. His happy place was his time at Success Pond.
He is survived by his father Francis Dumesnil of Berlin; a sister Francine Nichols and husband Andrew of Berlin; a niece Nicole; an uncle Alec Dumesnil and wife Susan; aunt Laurie Reisch and husband Russell; and many friends. He was predeceased by his mother Suzanne (Kelly) Dumesnil, grandparents Alexander Dumesnil and Irene Dumesnil, and several aunts and uncles including Norman Dumesnil.
“In the end, its not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years,” and that is what Steve was all about. At this time, no services will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Northwoods Cancer Survivors, 24 ½ Wood Street, Berlin, NH 03570 or to another local cancer organization. Arrangements are entrusted to Bryant Funeral Homes, Berlin and Gorham, NH. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.