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Leo E. Hovey

April 19, 1932 January 17, 2018
Leo E. Hovey
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Obituary for Leo E. Hovey

Leo E. Hovey, 85, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at Madigan Estates in Houlton. He was born April 19, 1932, in Houlton, the son of Wallace and Pearl (Lynt) Hovey. Leo was a graduate of Houlton High School. He then served his country in the United States Air Force from 1951 until his honorable discharge in 1956. He married Joyce Blake and together they would raise their family and share fifty nine years of marriage. He worked as a lineman for Houlton Water Company for twenty seven years until his retirement. He was a member of the Odd Fellows, served as a Town Counselor on the Budget Committee for the town of Houlton. Leo was also active in many areas of his church. He will be remembered for his incredible sense of humor and practical jokes. He loved his family, community, and most of all his Lord and Savior. He leaves behind seven children, twenty grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Leo was predeceased by his loving wife Joyce Hovey, and nine siblings. Friends may call 10 AM Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Military Street Baptist Church, where a memorial service will be conducted at 11 AM with the Rev. Randall Burns officiating. The family invites relatives and friends to a reception at the fellowship hall of the church immediately following the service. A committal with military honors will take place in the spring at Evergreen Cemetery. Gifts in Leo’s memory may be made payable to Adopt-A-Block of Aroostook in c/o Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Arrangements in care of Dunn Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed on the Tribute Wall at: www.dunnfuneral.com


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Public Visitation

Saturday

27

Jan

10:00 AM 1/27/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 1/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
Military Street Baptist Church

307 Military St
Houlton, Maine 04730

Military Street Baptist Church
307 Military St Houlton 04730 Maine
United States

Funeral Service

Saturday

27

Jan

11:00 AM 1/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
Military Street Baptist Church

307 Military St
Houlton, Maine 04730

A committal with military honors will take place in the spring at Evergreen Cemetery, Houlton

Military Street Baptist Church
307 Military St Houlton 04730 Maine
United States

Reception

Saturday

27

Jan

12:00 PM 1/27/2018 12:00:00 PM
Military Street Baptist Church

307 Military St
Houlton, Maine 04730

The family invites relatives and friends to a reception at the fellowship hall of the church immediately following the service.

Military Street Baptist Church
307 Military St Houlton 04730 Maine
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Evergreen Cemetery Final Resting Place

County Rd.
Houlton, Me 04730

County Rd. Houlton 04730 Me
United States

Memorial Contribution

Adopt-A-Block

In care of Dunn Funeral Home
11 Park Street
Houlton, Maine 04730
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