Priscilla Ernestine Chabot, 79, died peacefully on Thursday, March 9, 2023 at Fairview Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late Al Chabot with whom she shared 49 years of marriage prior to his passing on March 19, 2011.
Priscilla was born in Nashua, New Hampshire on November 25, 1943 and was the daughter of the late Philip and Leona (Bernier) Hudon. She received her education in Catholic Schools in Nashua.
For many years, she and her husband, Al, owned and operated Gate City Glass as well as Upper Level Classic Ceramic which she co-owned with her daughter Kim. Later in life, she was employed as a bank teller and at her retirement she worked for Sovereign Bank. Prior to her retirement, she was awarded #1 teller nationwide for three consecutive years.
In her younger years, she enjoyed snowmobiling, and volunteering much of her time. She was a cub scout and girl scout leader, volunteered for the Special Olympics and taught ceramics with Easter Seals. Priscilla was also the former Vice President of Nashua REACT which worked with the Red Cross. In her free time, she loved to do arts and crafts and spent over 30 summers at the Hidden Valley Campground in Derry, New Hampshire. She was loving known as “Campground Memere” and loved to spend time with other residents there. She would teach children how to swim and lay out picnics for them regularly. Above all, her most cherished time was spent with her loving family, who will miss her deeply.
Priscilla is survived by her two children, Craig Chabot and his wife June of Nashua, and Kimberley Chabot of Nashua: her grandchildren, Chantelle Therrien, Karalee Chabot, Madisyn Papas, Fred Powers V, as well as her great-grandchildren, Ethan Clark, Priscilla Chabot, Graisyn and Charlotte Papas. She is also survived by her sister, Mona LaPierre and her husband Roland of Nashua; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband, Al, she was predeceased by her daughter Michelle Chabot in 2010 along with her siblings, Donald Hudon, Jacqueline Therrien, Sue Senterre, Pierette Boucher, and Carmel Provencher.
Relatives and friends are invited to Priscilla’s visitation on SATURDAY, March 18th from 12 Noon until 3 PM at ROCHETTE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 21 Kinsley Street, Nashua. Interment will take place at the convenience of her family.
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