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Elinore J. Coucouvitis
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Elinore J. Coucouvitis, 95, of East Hampstead, N.H. passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at Birch Hill Terrace in Manchester, N.H.

She was born in Haverhill, MA on January 1, 1923, daughter of the late James K. and Irene (Belchos) Coucouvitis. She was a graduate of Haverhill High School in the class of 1940. Elinore received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1944 from Wheaton College and her Masters of Arts in English from the University of New Hampshire in 1965.

Elinore was on the board of directors of the family business, B & C Shoe Company, which re-located from Haverhill, MA to Manchester, N.H.

Elinore began her teaching career in New Boston, N.H. She went on to teach in the Manchester N.H. school system for 5 years and then taught English at Medford High School retiring after 25 years in 1990. Elinore was a very passionate and well-loved educator, who had a lifelong interest in English Literature, Classical Literature, Art, and Politics.

She is predeceased by her brothers James Coucouvitis and Constantine James Covis, her sisters Dorothy Jenis and Artemis Apostle, and her niece Melanie Covis. Elinore is survived by her four nephews; Philip Jenis of Manchester, N.H., William Jenis of Concord, N.H., James Covis of West Chester, Pennsylvania, and Dean Covis of Goffstown, N.H. in addition to several great nieces and great nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her Funeral Service on Monday, July 30th at 11:00 at the Holy Apostles Saints Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church, 154-156 Winter Street, Haverhill, MA. An hour of visitation will precede the service on Monday from 9:30 to 10:30 at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer Street, Haverhill. Burial will be in the Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill.
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home - Haverhill

106 Summer Street
Haverhill, MA 01830





11:00 AM
Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church

154 Winter St.
Haverhill, MA 01830

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Linwood Cemetery

51 Mill St.
Haverhill, MA 01830


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