|Birth: ||May 9, 1931|
New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 2010|
New York, USA
Marilyn Jane Westover, 79, of 1 Whittier Way, Ghent, died Monday, July 5, 2010 at Columbia Memorial Hospital in Hudson with her daughters, Joanne and Kathie, by her side. Prior to moving to Ghent eight years ago, she had resided in Lee and Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
Born in Salem, New Hampshire on May 9, 1931, daughter of Frank Allen and Edna Whittier Allen Patterson, she was educated in Haverhill Schools.
Mrs. Westover was a homemaker. During the early 1950s, she was employed by Howard Johnson's in Lenox. She returned to the workforce in the 1980s, and was employed at Bradlees in Pittsfield and later by Syntronics in Dalton. She was a former member of Pilgrim Memorial Church in Pittsfield, Mass.
Mrs. Westover enjoyed reading, doing word search puzzles, playing bingo and cards, traveling, cooking, gardening, and ceramics.
Her husband, Wilbur "Bill" Westover, whom she married on October 7, 1950 in Pownal, Vermont, died April 25, 1975.
Mrs. Westover leaves three daughters, Joanne G. Sikora and her husband, Matthew, of Ghent, Kathleen E. Moser and her husband, Stephen, of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Christine A. Schilling and her husband, Bruce, of Winterhaven, Florida; a son, James D. Westover and his wife, Terri, of Johnstown; a sister, Connie Greenlaw and her husband, Harry, of Haverhill, Massachusetts, and a brother, Paul J. Allen, also of Haverhill, Massachusetts; eight grandchildren, Jeffrey, Casie, Lindsey, Jillian, Gregory, Chelsea, Kimberly, and Sandy; as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by four brothers and two sisters.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, July 9, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at DERY FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Sigmund Sadzinski officiating.
Burial will follow in Pittsfield Cemetery.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on July 7, 2010.
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jul 07, 2010
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