In memory of
Edward W. Cates
In memory of
Edward W. Cates
MANCHESTER - Edward W. Cates, 61, of Manchester, NH, died March 10, 2014, after a period of declining health.Born in Manchester, NH on March 11, 1952, he was the son of William and Helen (Niemiec) Cates. He resided in Boston for thirty years before returning to Manchester.Ed graduated as salutatorian from Manchester High School Central, Class of 1970. He earned a bachelor of arts degree from Boston University in 1974 as well as a masters degree in Poetry and American Literature from Harvard University.He was the publisher of the Small Moon newspaper in Boston for several years. He held a position at Harvard Business School, worked in children's art therapy, as well as elderly services.Ed wrote and published many poems. Books, writing poetry, and reading voraciously were his lifelong passions.He leaves several cousins, including, John Niemiec, Linda Wyman, and Catherine Hammond. . SERVICES: There are no calling hours.Following cremation, funeral services will be private.The Connor-Healy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 537 Union Street, Manchester, NH is in charge of the arrangements.For more information or to view the online guest registry, please visit: www.connorhealy.com .
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Manchester, NH 03104
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In memory of
Edward W. Cates
MANCHESTER - Edward W. Cates, 61, of Manchester, NH, died March 10, 2014, after a period of declining health.Born in Manchester, NH on March 11, 1952, he was the son of William and Helen (Niemiec) Cates. He resided in Boston for thirty years before returning to Manchester.Ed graduated as salutatorian from Manchester High School Central, Class of 1970. He earned a bachelor of arts degree from Boston University in 1974 as well as a masters degree in Poetry and American Literature from Harvard University.He was the publisher of the Small Moon newspaper in Boston for several years. He held a position at Harvard Business School, worked in children's art therapy, as well as elderly services.Ed wrote and published many poems. Books, writing poetry, and reading voraciously were his lifelong passions.He leaves several cousins, including, John Niemiec, Linda Wyman, and Catherine Hammond. . SERVICES: There are no calling hours.Following cremation, funeral services will be private.The Connor-Healy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 537 Union Street, Manchester, NH is in charge of the arrangements.For more information or to view the online guest registry, please visit: www.connorhealy.com .
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537 Union Street
Manchester, NH 03104
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