Donald Stokes Wyatt

Obituary for Donald Stokes Wyatt

February 20, 1936 - December 5, 2017
Manchester, New Hampshire | Age 81

Beloved Father, Brother, Grandfather, Great-Grandfather and Friend


Donald Stokes Wyatt, 81, of Manchester, NH passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Born in Somerville, MA on February 20, 1936, Donald was son of the late Edwin and Gertrude (Stokes) Wyatt.

After High School, Donald proudly served for seven years in the United States Air Force. He served a remote assignment in Iceland as an air defense technician. Upon his discharge from the Air Force, he worked as an electronics salesman, most notably for Contact East. After retirement, Donald moved to Florida, where he lived for ten years and enjoyed kayaking and working at the toll booth. Donald enjoyed keeping in touch with his family and friends over social media, especially Facebook. He also loved the Patriots and country music. Most of all, Donald loved his family; he was a proud father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

Donald leaves behind his five children, son Steven Wyatt of Manchester, NH; daughter Dawn Panageas and husband Mark of Raymond, NH; daughter Laurie Campbell of Manchester, NH; son Mark Wyatt and wife Christine of Londonderry, NH; and daughter Sandy Waligura of Hillsboro, NH; two sisters, Linda Rabe and husband Robert of California and Nancy Hovey of Idaho; grandchildren Rachael Alfaro; Shirley, Shannon and Angela Mansfield; April Jalbert; Michael and Mathew Campbell; Danielle, Emily and Cody Wyatt; Katherine and Margaret Waligura; and great-grandchildren Kayla and Autumn Hogan; Wyatt Jalbert; Brooke Mansfield; as well as a second great-grandson, who will be born later this month. In addition to his parents, Donald was predeceased by his brother Edwin Wyatt and sister Mary Romero.

Donald will be laid to rest at the New Hampshire State Veteran's Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, NH on Tuesday, December 12th at 11:00am. Family and friends are invited to attend.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Donald's memory may be made to Northeast Passage 121 Technology Drive, Suite 161, Durham, NH 03824 or

Interment with Military Honors

Tuesday, December 12
11:00 AM    3531028 3628151 20171212T110000

NH State Veterans Cemetery
110 Daniel Webster Highway
Boscawen, NH 03303
(603) 796-2026

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  • In lieu of flowers, donations in Donald's memory may be made to Northeast Passage 121 Technology Drive, Suite 161, Durham, NH 03824 or
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    Durham, NH 03824

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