Joseph B. Hautanen, 25, of Jaffrey, NH, died on Thursday, November 6, 2014 as a result from injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle collision.
Joe was born on December 20, 1988 in Keene, NH, son of Brian Hautanen and Donna Bryant. He attended schools locally and had been working as a roofer at Melanson & Sons in Keene for several years.
Joe was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Squadron #11 in Jaffrey, and in his free time, he enjoyed playing video games and spending time with his entire family, and especially his children.
In addition to his parents, Joe is survived by his daughter Sophia and his son Gabriel, both of Greenville; his girlfriend and mother of his children, Alyssa Collins of Jaffrey; his sister, Samantha Hautanen of Jaffrey; his step-sisters, Misty Bujnowski of Rindge and Samantha Booth of Farmington, NH; his step-brothers, James Wolfe of South Carolina, Nicholas Paul and Samuel Paul, both of Jaffrey, and Cody Booth of Virginia; his maternal grandfather, Robert Bryant of Sebring, Fla, and several aunts, uncles, cousins and many close friends. He will be missed by all.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Joe on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the Cournoyer Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 33 River Street, (Rte. 202 South) Jaffrey, NH 03452.
The family has requested in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made in Joe’s name to a trust which has been established for the future education costs of his children. Please make donations payable to the Hautanen Children Fund, c/o Peoples United Bank, 62 Peterborough Street, Jaffrey, NH 03452.
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