OBITUARY

Paul Vernon McGovern

September 22, 1938February 20, 2016

Paul V. McGovern, 77, of Ithaca, NY, passed away in the company of his family and friends on February 20, 2016. A native New Englander, he and his late wife, Lynne McGovern (Hamilton), had called Pepperell, MA, Chandler, AZ and Ithaca, NY their home over their many years together. Paul, a Vietnam Marine Veteran, was a corporate helicopter pilot and a logistics executive for Digital Equipment Corporation and Cypress Climax Corporation. He is survived by his loving sister, Marilyn Scott (McGovern) of Eagan, MN, his two devoted daughters, Lori Elrod and her husband, Charles Elrod, and Casey McGovern and her husband Joseph Bushey, granddaughters Kirsten and Whitey Elrod, Tuleya and Hollis McGovern, his two great-grandchildren, Chase and Jemma, as well as his cherished canine companion, Madigan. The funeral service will be held at Martha-Mary Chapel, Sudbury, MA, at 10:00 on February 29, 2016. In lieu of flowers and in honor of Paul’s love of animals, kindly donate to your local SPCA or animal shelter. Arrangements by the Duckett-J. S. Waterman & Sons Home of Memorial Tribute, 656 Boston Post Road, Sudbury, MA. www.duckett-waterman.com

Services

  • Funeral Service Monday, February 29, 2016
REMEMBERING

Paul Vernon McGovern

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TINA T

February 26, 2016

I AM DEEPLY SADDENED BY THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE.PLEASE TAKE COMFORT IN THE FACT THAT"ALMIGHTY GOD HAS SENT HIS SON TO BIND UP THE BROKENHEARTED AND COMFORT ALL WHO MOURN".ISAIAH 61:1-2

February 23, 2016

Dearest Casey,Lori and family,

Words can't express how sad we are to know of your Dad's passing. We shared lots of great memories with him and your family and will keep this close to our heart. Our hearts continue to be heavy but are finding peace knowing your parents are together looking down on you and your families.

Love and Peace,

Chad, Erika, Eva and Chase Bumsted

February 23, 2016

Thank you for your service Rest in peace

John & Roberta Gray

February 22, 2016

Lori and Casey...we just have no words to express how shocked and saddened we are. We have such fond memories of the good times we had with both of your parents. Both gone too soon.