HAVERHILL,MA — Edward J. Bove, 87, died Tuesday November 6, 2012 at Lawrence General Hospital. "Eddie" was born in Haverhill, May 22, 1925 son of Guiseppe and Catherine (Giachino) Bove. He attended Haverhill Schools and was a graduate of the Haverhill Trade School Sheetmetal Department, Class of 1943. He then enlisted in the U.S. Navy during World War II as an aviation metalsmith. He was also a musician and played with various station orchestras where he served. After the service he continued playing in various bands and night clubs. He was also employed with Craig Systems in Lawrence and Amesbury for 38 years in supervision and management. He is survived by his beloved wife Gloria (D'Agostino) Bove. A daughter and her husband Kimberly and Robert Paoline of Bradford; Two grandchildren Austin Edward Paolino and Holly Elizabeth Paolino of Bradford. He was also brother of the late Pauline Fossarelli.
ARRANGEMENTS: Services are private and under the direction of the Paul C. Rogers Family-Scatamacchia Funeral Home, 334 Main St. Haverhill. Memorial Contributions may be made the the St. Vincent DePaul Society, c/o Sacred Hearts Parish, 48 So. Chestnut St. Bradford, MA 01835. To send online condolences go www.Scatamacchiafuneralhome.com