Hove, Warren M. LT. Col, U.S. Army Retired died Sept. 29,2012. Survived by wife, Barbara; sons Benjamin (Eagan, MN) and Jesse (Brooklyn, NY); grandson Gunner Rockwell Hove. Thirty-four year employee of Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Northwest Anesthesia. Thank you to Warren's ANWH "family" with whom he spent many days and nights. They remained generous and supportive throughout his sudden illness. When Warren was not working, he spent many hours planning trips and adventures. Traveling was his greatest passion, and he constantly endeavored to explore new places and experience the wondrous beauties of the world. The Japanese Garden at Como Park Conservatory was a favorite place of solace, as he looked forward to his days volunteering and greeting visitors to the garden. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Cathedral of Saint Paul on Oct. 4, 2012 at 10:30 AM with visitation one hour prior. Private interment at Lakewood Garden Mausoleum, Minneapolis. Memorials designated to Como Friends (Japanese Garden) at Como Park Conservatory or the Cathedral Heritage Foundation. www.Washburn-McReavy.com Werness Brothers Chapel 952-884-8145
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.