Lawrence Arthur Litchfield


Lawrence Arthur Litchfield, 84, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday August 24th, 2021 at Mass General in Boston. He died of a sudden undiagnosed illness.

Larry was born in Lowell Massachusetts, May 26th, 1937. He was the son Lawrence Litchfield Sr. and Evelyn Mae Irons Litchfield.

He grew up in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, and went on to graduate from Tilton Academy and Denver University. He was a veteran and served our country in the Army.

He married Patricia Kelly Beckman in 1990. Together they built Beckman Mortgage in Ponte Vedra Beach Florida. The couple moved to Gilford NH spring of 2002. In 2007 they acquired Sawyer’s Dairy Bar from the Sawyer family. Sawyer’s was the pinnacle of Larry’s many achievements. Larry loved food, but more importantly, he loved people!

He is survived by his beloved wife Pati, sister Deborah Reineke, three daughters, Maryke Gillis (Vermont),

Erika Glaster (Ipswich MA) and Katja Becker (Portsmouth NH)

Grandchildren, J.T. Glaster, Nate Glaster, Jake Becker, Veronika Becker and Alec Peterson.

And Great Grandson, Carter Glaster

Niece, Gretchen Eidelbus and Nephew, Grant Reineke.

In lieu of flowers, Donations are being received at: Jamison’s

 A Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date.

Arrangements are in the care of the Carrier Family Funeral Home, 38 Range Road, Windham, NH 03087. To leave a message of condolence, please visit


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