July 14, 1928 - April 11, 2021
Harold N Fournier, 92 blessed years of Herscher, IL and formally of Wilder, Vermont passed from this life on April 11, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. He resided at Harvest View Senior living for 5 years. Harold was born and raised in Wilder, Vermont and lived there for 87 years until he moved to Herscher, IL. He was the son of the late Frank and Cordelia (Dutille) Fournier. Harold married Shirley Rose Hazen on June 27, 1948. She preceded him in death on Jan 4, 1973. He later married Jeannette Brockway in 1978. She also preceded him in death on Jan 6, 2015. Harold graduated from Hartford High School, White River Junction, Vermont and attended Burlington Business College in Burlington, Vermont. He was an accomplished accountant for Thermal Dynamics Corporation until his retirement in 1993. In retirement, he genuinely enjoyed golfing, winning and placing in multiple events at Lake Morey Country Club Fairlee, Vermont. His love of golf started early in life at the Hanover Country Club Hanover, NH where he was a caddy for many years. He was also very active in the Town of Hartford, Vermont community service which included; Meals on Wheels, Town Auditor and Property Tax Appraiser. He was a very faithful and active man who attended St. Anthony’s Catholic church in White River Junction, Vermont. He proudly served as a 4th degree Knights of Columbus. One of his other interests included coin collecting. He was also proud of the tomatoes he grew. Surviving are his four children Harold (Peggy) Fournier Jr., Windham, ME, Paul (Martha) Fournier, N Sandwich, NH, Nancy (John) Scanlon, Herscher, IL and Michael (Phoebe) Fournier, W Newbury, MA; 1 stepdaughter Mary (Jeff) Martin, Corinth, VT; six grandchildren Jarrod Fournier, Lindsay (Kevin) Bulter, Lisa (Jeff) Mendell, Chris (Beth) Scanlon, Chad (Tiffany) Scanlon, and Jack Fournier; and twelve great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by 3 brothers, Norman, Gerald, Gordon and one sister Loretta Fisher. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass at St. Margaret Mary Church in Herscher on Friday, April 16, 2021. Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing guidelines. Cremation rites will be accorded following the Mass. Arrangements by Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Bourbonnais. In lieu of flowers donations may be made for family wishes and masses.
Harold N Fournier, 92 blessed years of Herscher, IL and formally of Wilder, Vermont passed from this life on April 11, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. He resided at Harvest View Senior living for 5 years. Harold was born and raised... View Obituary & Service Information
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