|Stanley E. Littlefield Jr., 71, of 800 Elm St., Laconia, NH, died at the Lakes Region General Hospital, on Tuesday, May 9, 2006.Mr. Littlefield was born on August 20, 1934 in Gloucester, MA, the son of Stanley E. and Grace M. (Day) Littlefield Sr.
He was a longtime resident of Rockport, Mass., before retiring to Gilmanton in 1998. He later moved to Laconia in 2001.
Mr. Littlefield served in the U.S. Army and was a self-employed contractor.
He was a self-taught artist, and enjoyed doing woodcarvings of animals.
He also enjoyed gardening, bird watching in his backyard, making bread, fishing, hunting and bike riding.
He was an outdoor enthusiast.
Mr. Littlefield was a member of the First Congregational Church of Rockport, a 30-year member of the Gloucester Lodge of Elks 892, and a member of the Lakes Region Art Association.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Anita L. (Walima) Littlefield of Laconia; a son and daughter-in-law, Mark S. and Lisa Littlefield; a daughter and son-in-law, Linda J. and James Kluge of Rockport; and five grandchildren, Sara G. Littlefield, Emma L. Littlefield, Eric W. Littlefield, David J. Kluge, and Jason P. Kluge, all of Rockport.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
Arrangements: There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Rockport. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of North Shore Inc., 10 Elm St., Danvers, MA 01923. Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is in charge of the arrangements.