John D. Hovey of Manchester, Ct, died on April 11,2023 at the age of 71.
John’s family was able to spend the last days by his side.
John was born in Hartford,CT and lived the majority of his life in Manchester.
John was the son of the late Darrell and Wilma Hovey.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years Susan Hovey, his two daughters Jennifer Pryce, Sarah
Hovey and two grandchildren Andrew & Addisen.
He leaves behind his brother Carl Hovey.
John was employed by The Town of Manchester Water Dept for over 30 years.
John enjoyed many things in life, anything that involved the history and preservation of
Manchester he was involved in. Manchester Land Trust was a passion of his John’s in his most recent years.
John was an active member of Trinity Covenant Church in Manchester.
He found joy in helping his community and being very active in it, and making Manchester a
home to be proud of.
A celebration for John will be on Saturday May 13th at 11 am at Trinity Covenant Church 302
Hackmatack St. Manchester, CT
No graveside services will be held.
In lieu of flowers we ask that you make a donation in Honor of John Hovey to either Manchester Land Trust or The Manchester Historical Society