Arlene M. Hicks, 89, of Goffstown, died Saturday April 9, 2016 in Villa Crest Healthcare in Manchester, NH. She was born in Epping, on September 25, 1926, a daughter of the late Everett and Florence (Baker) Kingsbury, and had been a longtime resident of Londonderry, N.H. Mrs. Hicks worked part-time at the Leach Library in Londonderry, and the Blakey Nursing Home in E. Derry. She was member of the Londonderry United Methodist Church. Mrs. Hicks enjoyed raising her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, James P. Hicks and his wife, Wendy of Londonderry; three daughters, Linda E. Bowen and her husband, Phillip of Manchester, Jane E. Hicks of Goffstown, and Deborah A. Hicks of Georgetown, S.C.; six grandchildren, Christina Bowen, Stacy Smith, Taylor Hicks, Paxton LaRocque, Matthew Hicks and Kennedy LaRocque; five great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Paul F. Hicks in 2002, and her sister, Erma Boulter of Hinsdale, N.H.
Following cremation, a graveside service will be held on Friday, April 15, at 11 a.m. in Glenwood Cemetery, Mammoth Rd., Londonderry. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Villa Crest Nursing & Retirement Center, 1276 Hanover St., Manchester, NH 03104. The Peabody Funeral Homes of Derry and Londonderry are assisting the family with arrangements. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit, www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  April 14, 2016