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DANVILLE, NH - Edward P. Morrison III, 46 of Danville, N.H., died Friday from injuries sustained in an accident.
Ed was born in Malden, Mass., grew up and was educated in Peabody, Mass. He was a resident of Danville for the past 14 years, formerly of Salem, Mass.
Ed was a project engineer for Northern Contracting in Canton, Mass. He also served as the Building Inspector for the town of Danville, N.H. Ed was very active in the town of Danville, coaching in baseball at various levels over the span of several years, and for the Junior Wildcats Football team, where his 2016 team won the State Title in Pop Warner Football. For his many contributions to youth football, and for his unwavering commitment to the mission of youth sports, he was honored with the awards of Coach of the Year for the Jr. Wildcats, and Volunteer of the Year for N.H. Pop Warner Football in 2015. He loved his community, and volunteering at the Danville Community Center. He loved riding motorcycles, fixing cars and skiing. He was an exceptionally talented craftsman and known as "the guy who could fix anything," never hesitating to offer his help whenever he could. Ed was known as an exceptional friend to many, with many friends he considered family. Most of all, Ed cherished his wife, Roxanne, and children, Jared and Corinne. His love and pride for them cannot be adequately captured in words.
He is lovingly survived by his wife, the love of his life, Roxanne (Talbot) Morrison, of Danville, N.H.; children, Jared and Corinne Morrison, of Danville, N.H.; parents, Edward and Deborah (McCarthy) Morrison, of Bolton, Mass., formerly of Peabody, Mass.; mother- and father-in-law, William and Mary Talbot, of Kingston, N.H.; sister, Erin, and her husband, Joe Hanley, of Newton, Mass., and their daughters, Sydney and Reese; sister-in-law, Jackie, and her husband, Michael Maxwell, of Rockland, Mass., their daughter Avery, and Jackie's step-sons Ryan and Jordan; maternal grandparents, Helen and Ernest Barbati, of Everett, Mass.; paternal grandparents; the late Edward and Emily Morrison of Everett, Mass. He loved the honor of being chosen as God Parent to five children; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Friends and relatives are invited to calling hours on Tuesday, February 27 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Carrier Family Funeral Home, 38 Range Road, Windham, NH. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 28 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Plaistow, N.H.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to be made to the children's fund, to be added shortly. For directions or to send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.carrierfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 1, 2018
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