Nathan “Nate” A. Head, 40, a resident of Keene and formerly of Brattleboro, VT. passed away peacefully on Friday, April 22, 2022, in the comfort of his home.
He was born on March 21, 1982, to Lisa A. Clayton and Carl L. Head III in Brattleboro, VT.
Nate was educated at Northfield Mount Herman in Northfield, MA. class of 2000 where he excelled in football, track and field, and wrestling while at NMH. Nate also attended Springfield College in Springfield, MA.
He was employed by the Auto Mall in Brattleboro, VT. as a beloved and well-respected sales manager for several years.
Nathan enjoyed watching football, baseball, especially the Red Sox, Celtics basketball, barbequing, and going on bike rides. He also loved to spend some of his time making wooden pens, deep-sea fishing, snowmobiling, boating, and watching NASCAR. Nate was a part of the Cheshire County Shooting Sports EDU Foundation at the Ferry Brook Range.
Mr. Head leaves behind his mother, Lisa Clayton, and her husband, Terry of Florida. His father, Carl Lewis Head III, and his wife, Grace of Vernon, VT. His long partner, Emily Hammer of Keene. Her children that Nate loved as if they were his own, Landon and Colton of Keene. A brother, Brian McCormick, and his wife, Cynara of Oakridge, TN. A sister, Kimberly McCormick of Oak Island, NC. Grandparents, Lynn and Calvin C. Lowe of Hinsdale, NH. and Audrey Craig of Knoxville, TN. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, extended family, and friends. Nathan is predeceased by his grandfather, Carl Lewis Head, Jr. A special tribute to John and Rhonda Burgess, who pre-deceased him of Brattleboro, VT. for the significant impact on Nate’s life.
A gathering to celebrate the life of Nathan Head will be held at the Best Western, 401 Winchester St. Keene, NH. 03431 on Sunday, May 1st. at 3:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in memory of Nathan A. Head to the American Heart Association by going to their website, www.heart.org or by calling (1)866-661-8730. All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Home and Crematories, 44 Maple Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. www.cheshirefamilyfh.com