James B. Farrer

July 31, 1944
- August 22, 2004

HUDSON, NH - James B. Farrer, 60, died Sunday Aug. 22, 2004. Mr. Farrer was born July 31, 1944, in Milo, son of the late John and Marion (Lewis) Farrer. He grew up in LaGrange, and graduated from Old Town High School in 1962. He was the husband of Dianna (Lufkin) Farrer, to whom he was married to for 39 years. Mr. Farrer was thoroughly devoted to his family and community as a resident of both Brewer and Hudson, N.H. In Brewer, he served as the Grand Knight in the Knights of Columbus and was elected and served on the Brewer School Board. After a successful career in sales and as a security guard at Southern N.H. Medical Center, he felt compelled to give back to the community by volunteering at Fairgrounds Junior High School. He also coached his children's basketball, football, softball and baseball teams, and chaperoned many class trips. Mr. Farrer enjoyed working with children and found it especially rewarding that he could make a positive impact in their lives. Mr. Farrer was very proud when he received the Larry Elliott Award at Bishop Guertin High School for his dedication to athletics. He was also an avid fisherman.In addition to his wife, survivors include three children, a son and daughter-in-law, John and Paula Farrer, of Nashua; a son and daughter-in-law, Jayson and Danielle Farrer, of Stratford, Conn.; a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Steve Lavoie, of Tavernier, Fla.; three grandchildren, Nathan, Zachary and Jacob Farrer all of Nashua; his cousin, Roger Lewis, of Bangor, whom he thought of as a brother, and several aunts and cousins. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to American Diabetes Association, 249 Canal St., Manchester, NH 03101


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