HILLSBORO, NH: Priscilla A. Macukewicz, 88, a lifelong resident of Hillsboro passed away on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at Concord Hospital following a period of declining health.
She was born December 10,1932, in Hillsboro, the daughter of the late Elmer and Dorothy (Johnson) Cody. She was predeceased by her husband, Francis Macukewicz, in 2011, after 55 years of marriage.
Priscilla graduated from Hillsboro High School, Class of 1950. Following graduation, she worked at Sylvania in the payroll department and then went on to work at Public Service. In 1970, she was employed by Reades & Woods Insurance Agency and worked there until her retirement. Upon retiring, she worked as a ballot clerk for the Town of Hillsboro for over 20 years.
Priscilla enjoyed sewing, baking, gardening, golfing and summer vacations at the ocean. She was a member of the St. Mary's Church choir and also enjoyed going on senior trips with her friends. Through the years, she was always admired and loved by all the neighborhood children. Priscilla was a dedicated mother and grandmother first and foremost. All whom loved her will never forget her strength, wit, charm, grace and "beautiful white hair."
She was also predeceased by her sister, Constance Black, her brother, Norman Cody and her son-in-law, Leonard Driscoll.
Priscilla is survived by daughters, Pamela Driscoll of Andover, MA and Debra Macukewicz of Hillsboro, sons, Robert and Edward Macukewicz of Hillsboro, sister, Linda Morse of Concord, grandchildren,Kelly Dieterich and her husband, Matt of McKinney, TX, Alex Driscoll and his fiancee, Hailey Smith of Chicago,IL, great-grandson, Leo Dieterich and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be held in the Spring on a date to be announced. Those who wish to remember Priscilla in a special way may make gifts in her memory to the Granite State VNA, 30 Pillsbury St, Concord, NH 03301.
The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family.