Eleanor Amy (Clark) Phillips, 81, died Sunday, July 18, at Pleasant Valley Nursing Center in Derry, after a period of declining health.
She was born July 24, 1928, in Exeter, to Anson and Dorothy (Howes) Clark. She was raised and educated in Haverhill, Mass.
She was employed for many years as an office manager at the office of Doctors Moore and Hart in Hampstead. She enjoyed helping others and was involved in many volunteer activities including teaching adults to read, driving people to appointments, cooking and cleaning for people with medical problems, and hosting a couple from Vietnam. She loved gardening, camping, and hiking, and hosted many family gatherings in her home.
Family members include a son and his wife, Clark and Vicki Phillips of Redwood Falls, MN; a daughter and her husband, Chris and Ron Caron of Litchfield, and a daughter, Carol Quinn, also of Litchfield; five grandchildren, Josh and Dan Caron, Ben and Allison Quinn, and Ryan Phillips; two great-grandchildren, Leo and Mason Caron; two sisters, Ruth Milne of Cambridge, MA and Rosalie Rollins of Livermore, California; two brothers, Charles Clark of Salem, and Roger Clark of Florida.
The family would like to extend sincere gratitude to the staff of Home Health & Hospice for their dedicated and loving care.
The family will receive friends, Sat., September 4, at the Peabody Funeral Home and Crematorium, 290 Mammoth Rd. Londonderry, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. The funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m.
Memorial donations may be made to: Home Health & Hospice Care, 80 Continental Blvd., Merrimack, NH.
To offer online condolences, please visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  July 28, 2010