|Birth: ||Jun. 19, 1926|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2009|
Nina June Hoover, 83 of Springfield, Mo., died Saturday, September 5, 2009 in Springfield after a brief illness. She was born on June 19, 1926 in Celt, Mo. to Frank and Vida Edison Pitman.
On September 26, 1946, she was united in marriage to Lloyd Aaron Hoover and unto this union two children were born. Nina was a graduate of Louisburg High School and was raised in the Celt community, moving later to Louisburg. She was a very loving and caring person, who cared deeply for her family and for many other people. Nina worked in the physical therapy department at Cox Medical Center North for 25 years. She attended church at Central Christian Church in Springfield.
Nina was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Vida Pitman; a daughter, Lanna Turner; a granddaughter, Angela Turner; a sister, Nelly Jones; and four brothers, Clyde, Vester, Ora Lee and Ralph Pitman.
She is survived by her husband, Lloyd of the home; a son, Larry Hoover and his wife Katie of Strafford; a son-in-law, Larry Turner of Elkland; two sisters, Stella Gann of Elkland and Thema Byler of Macks Creek; five grandchildren, Scott Turner and his wife Becky of Elkland, Julie Crawford and her husband Bill of Long Lane, David Turner and his wife Stephanie of Buffalo, Matt Hoover of Springfield, and Amy Hoover of Springfield; seven great-grandchildren, Jennifer, Kelsey and Madison Turner of Elkland, Brylee and Morgan Turner of Buffalo, Josie Hoover of Springfield, and Leland of Springfield; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Nina June Hoover will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, September 11, 2009 at Central Christian Church, 1475 N. Washington Ave., Springfield, Mo with Parish Minister Donald Brown officiating. A visitation will be one hour prior to service from 10 to 11 a.m. Burial will follow at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield Mo., under the direction of Klingner Cope Family Funeral Home at Midtown, 1635 N. Benton, Springfield, Mo.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to charity of givers choice.
Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Springfield
Created by: Connie
Record added: Sep 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41660466
Nina was more than just my great grandmother, she was my mother and she cared for me all my life when my own mother couldn't. She was the sweetest person ever. She meant the world to me and I miss her to this day.|
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