Laurence S. Ring, Jr., age 90, passed away peacefully June 24 at the Grafton County Nursing Home in N. Haverhill, NH.
Larry was born in Hanover, NH, to Luarence S. Ring (Sr.) and Agnes (Trachier) Ring on November 5, 1925. He graduated from Stevens High School in Claremont, NH, in 1943.
He enlisted and joined the Navy after graduation, where he served until the end of World War II. Larry attended the University of New Hampshire and graduated with a BS in Physics. He received his PhD in Nuclear Physics in 1955 from Iowa State.
In 1955 Larry accepted a job with General Electric at Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory in New York. His responsibilities included reactor design and safety. Larry retired from General Electric in 1983. He and his wife relocated to her home town of Sugar Hill, NH, and built their retirement home themselves.
Larry was active in the town. He was on the Board of Selectmen and served as a trustee for the Sunnyside Cemetery in Sugar Hill.
He was predeceased by his wife, Jeanne (Aldrich).
Larry leaves three daughters, Lauren, Babette and Heather, and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was also predeceased by one sister, Joan, and is survived by one brother, George Ring of Longwood FL, and one half-brother, John Ring of Norwich VT.
A graveside service was held on June 29 at Sunnyside Cemetery in Sugar Hill, NH.
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