Paul R. “Rollie” Beane, 68, of Newington, died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at the Portsmouth Regional Hospital.
He was born on April 9, 1944 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, a son of the late Paul J. and Doris M. (Ouellette) Beane.
Rollie was a graduate of Portsmouth High School, Class of 1962 and attended the Thompson School at the University of New Hampshire from 1962-1964.
He retired as a mechanic for the University of New Hampshire.
Rollie was a former member of the Newington Volunteer Fire Department; he enjoyed photography, canoeing and working on classic cars.
He is survived by his partner, Deborah Lombardo of New Castle; his siblings, Katherine Beane of Lehigh Acres, FL, Norman L. Beane of Auburn, ME, and Susan Newcomer and her husband, Brian of Newington; Rollie is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Beside his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Nancy Cansler.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at the Newington Congregational Town Church, Nimble Hill Road, Newington. Friends invited. There will be no visiting hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.