BRADFORD, NH: Frances E. Clow, age 79, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at her home in Bradford, NH with her husband at her side.
Frances was born in Providence, Rhode Island on July 3, 1942, to Roger A. and Juliette (Roy) Laferriere. Fran graduated from Peterborough High School in 1960 and subsequently received her nursing degree at Mass General Hospital, Boston.
During her nursing career, Fran worked in various hospitals in the Claremont and New London area and contributed to the inception of the Cardiac Care Unit at Mary Hitchcock Hospital in Hanover. After marrying, Fran worked as an office nurse for Drs. Mario and Helena Alvarez (Claremont, NH) for 10 years. Leaving nursing, Fran turned to banking for 26 years, beginning as a teller and retiring as VP, Director of Human Resources for Lake Sunapee Bank.
Fran was predeceased by two sisters, Sister Alice Laferriere of the Sisters of the Assumption and Louise (Laferriere) Waltz of North Conway, NH. She is survived by one sister, Denise (Laferriere) Perry and her husband, John Perry of St. Johnsbury, VT and one brother, Roy Laferriere of Orange Park, Florida, along with several nieces and nephews.
Fran is survived by her husband of 54 years, Verne R. Clow. She was predeceased (in 1994) by one son, Ethan S. Clow and is survived by one son, Aaron D. Clow of Farmingville, Long Island, NY and daughter-in-law, Victoria (Hart) and grandson, Aaron J. Clow.
There will be no calling hours.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 11am at Saint Theresa Church, Henniker, NH. Burial will follow in Sunny Plain Cemetery, Bradford, N.H.
The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family,