MOULTONBOROUGH — Jennifer Kathleen Kemper, 41, of Moultonborough, NH passed away July 13, 2013.
Jennifer was born in Dusseldorf, Germany on June 19, 1972. She lived in Germany, Holland and Kuwait before moving to Manhasset, NY at the age of seven. She attended Shelter Rock Elementary School and Manhasset Junior and Senior High Schools through 9th grade. She graduated from Williston Northampton School in Easthampton, MA in 1990. Jennifer went on to earn a B.A. in Sociology and Religion from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1994 and a M.A. in Elementary Education from Long Island University in 1997.
Jennifer worked as a teacher at Pierce Country Day School and as a Ski Instructor at Stratton Mountain Resort before finding her calling as a 2nd grade teacher. For the past several years she has been a valued member of the Meredith, NH community as a teacher at Inter-Lakes Elementary School. She was a life-long tennis player and loved to walk the trails around Lake Winnipesaukee with her two dogs, Bear and Kayla. She enjoyed spending time with friends, reading, relaxing and kayaking at the beach and of course playing with her dogs.
Jennifer is survived by parents, Hugh and Nancy Kemper; siblings, Alexandra Kemper, John Kemper and his wife Amy, and their four children, all of South Londonderry, VT.
Calling Hours will be held at Mayhew Funeral Home (Rtes. 3 & 104), Meredith, on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. An additional service will be held in Jennifer's hometown of Manhasset, NY at Fairchild Sons Funeral Chapel on July 18, 2013 from 7:00-9:00 pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the New Hampshire Humane Society, 1305 Meredith Center, Laconia, NH 603-524-3252.
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are handling the arrangements. www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com