Alice L. Gove

Alice L. Gove

NEWBURY, NH: Alice L. (Hegdahl) Gove 86, of Newbury, NH died Monday January 23, 2017 at her daughter’s home in West Fairlee VT.

She was born in Chisholm, MN on March 12, 1930 to the late Franklin Hegdahl and Freda (Gillingham) Hegdahl Bunker.   She was also predeceased by her husband Charles H. Gove, Jr. who died in 1974.

She graduated from Simonds High School in Warner, NH, and lived in Newbury, NH most of her life.

She worked as Title I Reading Aide in the Newbury and Bradford Elementary Schools for several years, and was also employed by local businesses, Mesur-Matic Inc., Audio Engineering and Hartford Eichenauer.

She was a member of the South Newbury Union Church, a member of the Sunapee Lake Grange and a member of the Newbury Historical Society.

The surviving members of her family are two daughters, Susan Lumbra of Vershire, VT, and Betty Brown of Warner, NH, a son, Jeff Gove of Newbury, NH and six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at Lakeside Cemetery in Newbury NH in the Spring.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to:  Visiting Nurse and Hospice for VT and NH, P.O. Box 881 Brattleboro VT 05302, or

The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family.

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