Charles A. Hoover

Charles A. Hoover, 86, of Milford, died peacefully at his home on February 14, 2019 with his family at his side.

He was born in Palmyra, PA on October 2, 1932, a son of the late Charles and Margaret (Hulstein) Hoover.

Mr. Hoover was the husband of Rita (McDowell) Hoover, his wife of over 62 years of


He was a proud Korean War veteran of the United States Army. Following his time with the service, he had worked for several companies as an electrical engineer throughout his career.

He is remembered for his love of learning and his inquisitive mind. In his younger, he enjoyed studying astronomy and space. He also enjoyed remote controlled planes and was a member of several clubs.

Besides his beloved and devoted wife, Rita, he is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Sheryl and David Diamond and Christine and Henry Lemasson; his six grandchildren, Jessica, Joshua, Travis, Victoria, Alexander and Katherine; his great grandson, Elliott; his brothers, Ken Hoover, Dale Hoover Sr., Donald Hoover, Dennis Hoover, Galen Hoover and Terrance Hoover; and several nieces, nephews and


SERVICES: Calling hours were held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM at the Davis Funeral Home, One Lock St., Nashua. A Funeral Service with Military Rites followed at 4:00PM at the funeral home. Interment prayers and burial will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Charles’ name are encouraged to be sent to the favorite veteran’s organization of one’s choice.

The Davis Funeral Home, 1 Lock St. is in charge of arrangements. An online guest-book is available at www.davis (603) 883-3401. “ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER.”