CONCORD - Violet "Vi" Rosamond (Pierce) Constant, 87, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Pleasant View Center.
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Violet was born April 16, 1926, in Hartford, Vt., the daughter of Wayne Lewis and Rosamond Violet (Clifford) Pierce. She attended public schools in White River Junction, Vt., moving in 1954 to Concord, where she made her home permanently.
Violet had worked at the city of Concord, retiring as city treasurer. Before coming to Concord, she had worked at Cooperative Farm Credit Agency, both in White River Junction and Concord.
A few of the places where she had volunteered and belonged to are, AARP/NH, State Legislative Committee - Advocacy for Seniors, Business & Professional Women's Foundation/NH. She was a past member of the Odd Fellows and Rebekahs.
She was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church, and enjoyed singing in the choir, very much.
She was an advocate to all women on breast cancer awareness education. She was a survivor herself.
Some of the things, Vi enjoyed were traveling the United States, going to Europe, painting, playing the piano, and going to plays.
She was predeceased by her husband of 48 years, Albert (Beebe) Joseph Constant; her sister, Annie (Pierce) Baldwin; her brothers, Clifford W. Pierce, and Merle W. Pierce; and her nephew, Theodore "Ted" Byron Baldwin Jr.She is survived by her niece and caregiver, Alsie Baldwin Prime and her husband, and caregiver also, Richard E. Prime, of Lebanon. She also is survived by her nephew's son, Justin W. Baldwin, Keene.
A special thank-you to Granite Ledges-Homestead, entire staff; Pleasant View, second floor staff, who took care of Violet; Concord Visiting Nurses and to hospice.
services: Visiting hours will not be held.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, Dec. 23, at 11:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the Waters Funeral Home, 50 South Main St., Concord. The Rev. Peter Hey will officiate. Burial will follow at Blossom Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association Hospice Program, 30 Pillsbury St., Concord, 03301.
Waters Funeral Home - Concord
50 S. Main St. Concord, NH 03302-0670
Published in Union Leader on Dec. 20, 2013