HUSK, Lucy W. 65, loving wife, mother and care giver passed away at her home in Hollis, New Hampshire. She grew up in Needham, Massachusetts and attended Beaver County Day School and then Wheaton College. After graduation, she worked as a staff biologist at The Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences and then Harvard University in Widener Library. Her summer residence was Duxbury, Massachusetts and spring, fall and winter in Hollis, New Hampshire where she raised Morgan horses, which she loved to ride and drive with her many friends. Lucy married Richard Husk and they moved to Hollis in 1978 and raised their family. She was very active in many civic organizations and non-profit corporation. She was an active environmentalist, historic preservationist, organic farmer and animal lover. She was predeceased by her father and mother, Hollis P. and Ellen B. Nichols. In addition to her beloved husband, Richard R. Husk, she is survived by her sons, Charles J. Husk and Benjamin W. Husk; and her sister, Frances F. Nichols. A Celebration of Her Life will be held in the summer or early fall. Burial services will be private and held at the convenience of her family. Her family has requested, in lieu of flowers, those who wish may make a memorial gift in memory of Lucy Husk to the: Manomet Center For Conservation Sciences, P.O. Box 1770, Manomet, MA 02345. The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock St., Nashua has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available?at (603-883-3401) "One Memory Lights Another."

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Davis Funeral Home
1 Lock Street Nashua, NH 03064-2238
(603) 883-3401
Published in The Boston Globe on May 25, 2013