Leo P. Roy, formerly of Brentwood, died Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the Hyder House in Dover, N.H.
He was born in Amesbury, Mass., December 7, 1931, the son of the late Harmel J. and Marie (Roy) Roy.
He was raised in Amesbury and was a graduate of Amesbury High School. He served in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict. A builder by trade, he was the owner of Leo P Roy Builder. He built many homes in the Brentwood area, as well as Hampton.
He was a very devoted husband, father, and grandfather who was very generous with his time and talents. He loved helping people in any way he could. He was a devoted Catholic and a Christian man.
He was the husband of the late Martha J. Roy.
Mr. Roy loved his family and deeply and is survived by family members which include his children, Lorrianne (Roy) Caprioli Newmarket, Edward Roy and daughter-in-law, Carmen Roy of Bosie, Idaho, Paulette (Roy) Lemoine Kesington, and David Roy and his daughter-in-law, Laurie Roy of Epping; his former sons-in-law, Louis Caprioli of Hilton Head Island, S.C., and Kevin Lemoine of Brentwood. He also has eight surviving grandchildren, Ashleigh (Roy) Grant, Matt Roy, Gary Lemoine, Anthony Caprioli, Abigail Roy, Anne Roy, Mikaela Roy and Arianna Roy; and his sister, Lucille Cynewski of Florida.
Mr. Roy was predeceased by two children and his wife, Martha J. Roy.
Visiting hours will be held at the Stockbridge Funeral Home, 141 Epping Road, Exeter, NH, on Friday, August 18, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Michael Church, corner of Front and Lincoln Streets in Exeter, Saturday, August 19, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in the Brentwood Cemetery, Brentwood. Family and friends welcome. Flowers are welcome. Mr. Roy was a strong supporter of Rockingham County VNA, Rockingham County Hospice and Hyder House in Dover, N.H. Donations may be made to either organization. Please visit www.stockbridgefh.com.
Published on  August 15, 2017