Neal Andrew Augustyn

Bath, N.H.— Neal Andrew Augustyn, 54, of Wild Ammonoosuc Road, died following a brief illness at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., on Friday, March 8, 2013.

Neal was born on Nov. 4, 1958, in Stamford, Conn., to Alexander and Doris (Archambault) Augustyn. He was a graduate of Stamford High School. Neal served in the U.S. Navy. For the past seven years, he worked as a custodian for the town of Hanover in the Public Works buildings. Neal and his wife, Michele, moved to Bath from Pennsylvania in 2007. He loved gardening and his pet pig, Clifford.

Neal held a very strong friendship with those he came in contact with. Once a friend, you were a friend for life.

Neal is survived by his wife, Michele Joyce, of Bath; three stepchildren, Tara, Tory and Taylor; a stepgrandson, Wayne; his mother, Doris Augustyn, of Charlotte, N.C.; two sisters, Janet Sansome and Nancy Coppolo, both of North Carolina; and three nieces, Angelina, Molli, and Allison; and two nephews, Joseph and Stephen.

There will be no services held at this time. A service is being planned for a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pig Placement Network, PO Box 498, Rushland, PA 18956.

Ricker Funeral Home, Woodsville, N.H., is in charge of arrangements.

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