HENNIKER, NH: Nina Coombs Morse 92 of Henniker, NH died December 19, 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born March 30, 1924, the eldest daughter of Roger C. and Viola (Lockwood) Coombs. Nina was also predeceased by her husband, Robert W. Morse, Sr. who died in 1974, and a daughter, Virginia D. Zeger who died in 2000.
She moved to Henniker at the age of eleven and resided there the remainder of her life. She graduated from Cogswell Memorial High School.
During her lifetime she worked at Sylvania in Hillsboro and the Property Appraisal Division of the State Department of Revenue. She also worked as a waitress and hostess at the former Landmark Restaurant and the Corner View Restaurant. She served as Secretary to the Henniker Planning Board, and The Henniker Cemetery Association. She was president of the Henniker Historical Society for several terms.
She enjoyed traveling, having visited Greece and Alaska and many points of interest in the United States. Gardening indoors and outdoors was her recreation. She enjoyed having her family around her. They were very important to her.
Survived by two sons, Wallace A. Morse of Bradford, NH, Robert W. Morse, Jr. of Henniker, NH, one daughter Judy J. Archambault of Henniker, NH, five granddaughters, five grandsons, five great-granddaughters, five great-grandsons, three great-great-grandsons, two sisters, Rena Ladd of Bow, NH, Noma Chittenden of Manessa, VA and many nieces & nephews.
A graveside service will be held in spring in Henniker, New Cemetery, Henniker, NH.
The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family.
Donations may be made in her name to the Henniker Historical Society, P.O. Box 674 Henniker, NH 03242.