CONTOOCOOK – Pertice C. Gaskill, 79, died Friday, April 11, 2014, at Concord Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
Pert was born Feb. 2, 1935, in Manchester, to Peter C. and Christine (Taylor) Gaskill.
Pert and his family moved to Contoocook in June of 1962 where he started his teaching career in Industrial Arts, Drivers Education, Applied Physics and Drafting as well as serving in Administration for a number of years. He retired from teaching in 1987.
Pert and his wife Luciele A. Hirning were married May 12, 1956, and raised two children together. Pert leaves his wife; and daughter, Luciele Ivy and husband, Mark Lucia; son, Pertice Clark Gaskill and wife, Joell; grandchildren, Jennifer, husband, Mike Iacova and great-grandson, Zachary, Melissa Noyes, Cade Gaskill and Tucker Gaskill. He also leaves grandchildren, Aurora and husband, James Moore, Joseph Lucia, Michael Lucia and wife, Meghan and Peter Lucia.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 17, at 2 p.m. at the Contoocook United Methodist Church, 26 Maple St. in Contoocook.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Hopkinton High School P C G Teacher Scholarship Fund, payable to Hopkinton School District, 204 Maple St., Contoocook NH 03229.
Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service Henniker, is assisting the family. For more log onto holtwoodburyfh.com