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Constance Louise Spargo

Constance Louise (Baker) Spargo, a long-time resident of Amherst, New Hampshire, died on February 1, 2021, at the age of 83, in Nashua, New Hampshire.

Connie was born March 5, 1937 in Brockton, MA, daughter of Wilfred Osborne Baker and Doris Gertrude (Beal) Baker. Connie grew up in Whitman, MA. She graduated from Whitman-Hanson Regional High School (Class of 1955), and Boston University, with a degree in Geography.

She married Richard Pendleton Spargo on June 14, 1958, in Whitman, MA.

Connie was predeceased by her husband Richard, her parents, and her siblings Phyllis A. (Baker) Letendre and Wilfred Osborne Baker, Junior.

She is survived by their children Glenn (wife Lorna) Spargo of Brookline, NH, Cheryl (husband William) Andrews of Louisville, CO and Brian (wife Jennifer) Spargo of Dover, NH; grandchildren Caitlyn Andrews, Kimberly Amicangioli, Tara Berry, Ian Andrews, Samantha Spargo, Daniel Spargo and Sarah Spargo; great-grandchildren Nora and Michael Liam Amicangioli.

Connie was a member of the Order of Rainbow for Girls, Brockton Chapter, where she served as Worthy Advisor.  

She worked in the MIT Electrical Engineering department during and after college and while raising her family. She was the Office Administrator for Amherst Congregational Church from 1974-1993. From 1993 to her retirement, she was the Office Administrator for Souhegan Congregational Church.

Connie enjoyed time with her family, playing in the church bell choir and other church activities, playing the piano, bike trips with friends, hiking in the White Mountains, trips to Nova Scotia, Cape Cod and Florida, boating, traveling in their RV, playing games and doing puzzles. Connie and Dick loved camping and were members of the Good Sam Club Puckerbrusher chapter.

Connie was a member of Chapter F of P. E. O. in Amherst, NH.

The family is planning a virtual memorial service. If you would like to attend, please email cherylsandrews at yahoo dot com.

The family would like to thank the staff at Nashua Crossings and Home Health & Hospice Care for their loving care.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the P. E. O. STAR Scholarship Fund, … Anita Swanson, 52 Christian Hill Rd., Amherst, NH, 03031.

Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com.