Lebanon, NH – Jesse J. Truman Jr., 84, died in the comfort of his home Friday, August 3, 2012. He was born in Brattleboro, VT to the late Jesse J. & Lillian (Lussier) Truman Sr. Following school he joined the US Navy and served during WW II. Jesse was married to Mary B. (Krushinski) Truman for forty years; she predeceased him on September 4, 1985. He later married Katherine Pearson on December 30, 1999. Jesse owned and operated the New & Used Ski Shop; offering ski’s to many adults and children to enjoy during the winter months. He retired from the Boston & Maine Railroad as a brakeman after thirty nine years of service. Jesse was a member of the American Legion in Concord, NH and he enjoyed skiing, traveling, hunting, fishing and camping.
He is survived by his children Joseph & Donna Truman of Maricopa, AZ, Bernice Isaacson of Greenbay, WI, Henry & Susan Truman of Lebanon, Thomas & Ellen Truman of Lebanon, Shirley Robes of FL, Jesse Truman III of Fairlee, VT, Susan & Bob Ingalls of Newport, NH, step children, Wayne & Sharon Hayes of Lebanon, James & Gabby Hayes of Concord, Scott & Ann Marie Hayes of Concord, fifteen grandchildren, ten Great grandchildren. Jesse was predeceased by his first wife Mary, a son Edward Truman and two granddaughters and all his siblings.
Family and friends are invited to calling hours at Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Wednesday, August 8th from 5-7 PM. A funeral will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, August 9th at 10 am. Burial will follow in the Valley Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made to Lebanon Outing Club, P.O. Box 295, Lebanon, NH 03766