Jennie L. Westover
Longtime Shirley resident; 91
SHIRLEY -- Jennie L. (Riley) Westover, 91, formerly of Harvard Road, died Friday, February 14, 2014, at River Terrace Health Care Center, Lancaster.
Her husband, Harvey S. Westover, died in 1982.
Mrs. Westover was born in Westmoreland, New Hampshire, July 18, 1922, a daughter of Samuel and Florence (Perham) Riley, and resided in Shirley for much of her life.
She had worked at Colonial Press in Clinton, retiring in 1981. Prior to that, she had worked at Sampson Cordage Company in Shirley.
Mrs. Westover enjoyed bowling, working on jigsaw puzzles, and dancing to country & western music. She was also an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox.
She leaves four sons, Norman H. Westover, and Stephen J. Westover, both of Shirley, Stanley G. Westover of Ayer, Donald F. Westover of Lutz, Florida; two daughters, Barbara F. Caron and Wanda J. Belanger, both of Shirley; a brother, Davis Riley of New Hampshire. She also leaves 20 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
She was the sister of the late Virginia G. Blair of Shirley who died in June of last year.
WESTOVER -- Graveside services at Village Cemetery will be held in the spring. There are no calling hours. The T.J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, 25 Fitchburg Road, Ayer is assisting the family with arrangements. Please see www.andersonfuneral.com
for additional information.