Donald Peter Chandler, 67 died at his home on November 18, 2016.
He was born in Lincoln, New Hampshire on July 26, 1949. He was the son of George and Arlene (Anair) Chandler. Don grew up in Meredith, graduated from Interlake’s High School in 1967. He went on to join the Navy and later on as a Marine Medic. He returned to Meredith and was employed by Harts Turkey Farm Restaurant for 50+ years. In 1974 he married Susan Jane Etsell, moving to New Hampton and building their home in the late 70’s.
Don was an avid outdoors man. He loved hiking, canoeing, kayaking, picking blueberries, and woodworking. He loved and enjoyed his grandchildren and their many sports activities.
He is survived by his son Corey Chandler and wife Cara Mia of Conifer, Colorado; his daughter Krista Brunt and husband Travis of Plymouth; his Mother, Arlene Chandler of Plymouth; his brother William Chandler of Laconia, his sisters Jean Peppard of Arizona, and Cathy Haskell of Dover; three granddaughters, Lexi, Leia, and Aubrey Brunt of Plymouth and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Plymouth Senior Center, Railroad Square in Plymouth on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 11:00 am. Dupuis Funeral Home in Ashland is handling the arrangements. For more info go to