Austin “Sonny” F. Findley, Jr.

Friday, February 22, 2019

ORFORD, NH — Austin “Sonny” F. Findley, Jr., 74, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019. He was born in Wilder, VT., one of twelve children to the late Austin & Thelma (Messier) Findley. Over the years he was married to Hannah Earle, Judy Hazen and Deb Lecouffe.

Sonny has worked for various area businesses as an equipment operator and mechanic such as Pike Industries, Gateway Motors, Freightliner, RSD Transportation, Twin State Sand & Gravel, Valley News, Kelton Motors, Harrys Auto repair and auto body from his home. Sonny dearly loved his children, grandchildren and the companionship of his dogs BJ, Nikki, and Buck and the Boston Red Sox.

He leaves behind his children, Becky Mills, Walter Griffiths, Austin Griffiths, Vicki Scheltino, Lonny Findley, Tracy Findley (deceased), Jennifer Taylor, and Carrington Findley; his grandchildren, Dylan, Cassidy, Cody, Carlee, Montanna, Lauren, Kyle, Jordan, Brandon, Hunter (deceased), Abigail, and Caitlyn; and his siblings, Marjorie Lambert (deceased), Mona LaHaye, Joseph St. Francis (deceased), Louise Baldwin (deceased), Nancy Brisebois, Natalie Bean, Sandra Webster-Wallimann, Cheryl Ward, Wayne Findley (deceased), Eric Findley, and Marlene O’Meara.

Family and friends are invited to Sonny’s memorial calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory in Lebanon on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 1 to 3 P.M. There will not be a funeral for “Sonny.” An online guest book is available to leave a message of condolence by visiting www.rickerfuneralhome.com.