NORTHFIELD — Mary "Mim" E. Plummer, 81, of Park St., Northfield, died at Merrimack County Nursing Home on Oct. 21, 2013.
She was born in Laconia on March 3, 1932 the daughter of William and Margaret (Lover) Filgate. She was raised in Laconia and resided in Northfield for many years.
Several years ago, she was employed by the JP Stevens Co. and Tilton Endless Belt.
Mim was always willing to help her family. She was talented in many crafts including quilting, knitting, crocheting, and needlepoint. She made quilts for many family members including graduation gifts for her grandchildren. She enjoyed sports including the Red Sox and Patriots.
Mim was presented "The Biggest Fan Award" for her attendance at Winnisquam Regional High School sporting events while her grandchildren were playing.
She was predeceased by her husband, Charles F. Plummer, Sr. whom she married in 1951, who died in 2010, a daughter, Judy Kimball who died in 1989, and a son, Lawrence Plummer who died in 2008.
Family members include her children, Charles "Skip" F. Plummer, Jr. and his wife Louise of Northfield, Joan Plummer of Northfield, and William Plummer of Dover, 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, her brother, William Filgate of Laconia, a sister, Martha Towle and her husband David of Sanbornville, and nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral services will be held at Park Cemetery, West Main St., Tilton, on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at 10 am.
Donations in memory of Mrs. Plummer may be made to Merrimack County Nursing Home (Edna McKenna Fund), 325 Daniel Webster Hwy, Boscawen, NH 03303.
Paquette-Neun Funeral Home in Northfield (www.neunfuneralhomes.com) is assisted with arrangements.