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Eileen Ann Dove, age 90, of Tucker Street, Erwin, died Saturday, March 5, 2011, at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital.
She was born September 12, 1920 in New Haven, Conn. She lived there all of her life until moving to Erwin three years ago to live with, and be close to, her grandson and son-in-law.
Mrs. Dove was the widow of William Dove.
She was of the Catholic faith.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Karen LaPorta.
She is survived by two daughters, Judith Salmon, and Dorothy Bellino; sons, Michael LaPorta Jr., Thomas LaPorta, and James LaPorta; 16 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
It was Mrs. Dove’s request that her body be cremated. There will be no formal visitation or funeral service locally.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home and Chapel was in charge.