Nelson H. Aldrich, 84, of North Main Street passed away on November 12, 2022, at Pine Rock Manor in Warner.
He was born in New London, New Hampshire on August 14,1938, the son of Roy and Hilda (Crouse) Aldrich. Nelson graduated from Andover High School in 1956, Keene Teachers College in 1960, and received his Master’s Degree in math from UNH in 1976. He taught math at Sunapee High School from 1960 -1969 and at Claremont Vocational Technical College from 1969 until his retirement in 1998. He was Executive Secretary of the Twin State Math League for 40 years.
Nelson had been president of the Math Teachers of New Hampshire, Trustee of the Richards Free Library for seven years, and president of Lake Sunapee Bike Club for 30 years. He was the coordinator of the yearly Lake Sunapee Bike Race and was also coordinator as well as a player in the Wednesday Night Hockey Group at Kimball Union Academy. Nelson liked to garden and play backgammon.
Members of his surviving family include his son, C. Hank Aldrich of Wessling, Germany; a granddaughter, Ashley Anna Aldrich of Australia, and cousins.
He was predeceased by his wife of over 60 years, Sandra (Hale) Aldrich of Newport.
Friends may call at the Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home, 42 Main Street, Newport on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, from 3 – 5 PM.
A graveside service will be held at Pine Hill Cemetery, Wilmot, on Friday, November 25, 2022, at 11 AM.