MEREDITH — Dorothy Louise Pike Perkins, 79, formerly of Meredith, died October 28, 2013, at Lakes Region General Hospital, in Laconia.
Born in Concord, NH on May 20, 1934, she was the daughter of Roy and Hilda (Duford) Wescomb. She grew up in Bow and attended Bow schools and Concord High School. She had resided in Weare, and Colebrook, NH. Dorothy has been a resident of Meredith since 1960.
She worked in the housekeeping department at Colebrook Hospital, until her retirement.
Dorothy was a past member of the First Baptist church of Meredith.
Dorothy was predeceased by her husband, Charles F. Perkins, who died in December of 2001.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Betty Pike Fink and her husband Charles of Belmont, Dolores Humiston and her husband John, Cindy Plummer and her husband Bruce, Rosie Blake, all of Meredith, Doris Gessler of Boynton Beach, FL, Tina Pike of Sandwich, Richard Pike of Moultonborough, stepson, Timothy Perkins of Bow, twelve grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, step brother and step sisters, many nieces and nephews, and a very close family friend, Hank Jarvis of Sandwich.
Calling hours will be held in the Mayhew Funeral Home, Route #3 and #104, Meredith, on Thursday 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 11 a.m. Rev. James Smith, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Belmont, will officiate.. Burial will be in the Alexander Cemetery, Bow, NH.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Community Health and Hospice, 780 N. Main St, Laconia, NH. 03246 or www.centralvna.org
To sign Dot's Book of Memories, pleases go to www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com