John P. Cove

December 29, 1942April 13, 2018

COVE, John Patrick John Patrick Cove, 75 years old, of Palm Beach, FL and Rosscarbery, County Cork, Ireland, died Friday, April 13, 2018. Born on December 29, 1942 in Milford, MA, John was the son of J. Francis Cove and Mary Carroll Cove. He was raised in Uxbridge, MA, and attended the local schools and St. Mary's Regional High School in Milford, MA. He was a proud Alumni of the Providence College, Class of '64. At Providence College, he majored in Political Science and Philosophy. He played semi- professional ice hockey while in Providence. John worked as an Insurance Broker for many years. He retired from Cove Insurance and in 2004 moved to Palm Beach. In Palm Beach, he enjoyed playing doubles tennis in both the Phipps and Seaview Tennis Leagues. He was an avid sportsman, and enjoyed deep sea fishing and golf as well as tennis. John was also active in Rotary International, and served as District Governor for Central Massachusetts from 2002-2003. He spent summers in West Cork for over 40 years. John is survived by his loving wife Carla (Termini) Cove. He is also survived by his greatest pride and joy, daughter Margaret Larson, son-in-law Neil Larson, and his three grandsons, Vaughn, Nigel and Magnus Larson all of Somersworth, NH. Additionally, he is survived by his sisters, Mary Cove (Indianapolis, IN) and Kathleen Curley (Framingham, MA), his brothers, J. Francis Cove and Joseph Cove, both of Uxbridge, MA and his nieces and nephews. John will be buried in Glandore, Ireland this summer. A Memorial Mass will be held at 2:00PM on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at his parish church, St. Edward Catholic Church in Palm Beach.


  • Carla Termini Cove, Wife
  • Margaret Larson, Daughter
  • Neil Larson, Son-in-law
  • Vaughn Larson, Grandson
  • Nigel Larson, Grandson
  • Magnus Larson, Grandson
  • Mary Cove, Sister
  • Kathleen Curley, Sister
  • J. Francis Cove, Brother
  • Joseph Cove, Brother
  • and nieces and nephews


  • Memorial Mass Thursday, April 19, 2018

John P. Cove

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Patricia Quattrochio

April 19, 2018

To the Cove Family,
So sorry to learn of your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.
Patty Quattrochio

Mike Noferi

April 18, 2018

To the Cove Family
My deepest sympathy. Will always remember the 4 years at St. Mary's We had some great times and many good memories. You were there for the good times at our class reunions.
Rest in Peace

Mike Noferi

Jim Varey

April 17, 2018

Carla and the Cove family, our condolences and sympathy........Jan & Jim Varey
John...we emptied a few bottles and covered a lot of ground since our St. Mary's days. Rest In Peace.