Alice was born on March 12, 1924 in Totowa (now Paterson), New Jersey of mothers and fathers John Rogerson and Anna (Shaw) Rogerson. Following relationship to Evan Clark, a career guy in the Air Drive, she lived at MacDill Air Pressure Foundation in Tampa, Florida , Sidi Slimane Air Drive Base in Morocco, Africa, and at Pease Air Power Foundation in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. She in the end grew to become a one guardian of 5 youngsters who all grew to become faculty graduates and experienced fulfilling careers. Loving her youngsters, she encouraged them and participated with them in quite a few sporting activities and musical pursuits she was a Woman Scout chief and a Boy Scout den mother. Alice also loved numerous crafts, sewing her apparel, all those of her small children, and house furnishings.
Returning to the work scene, she was an executive secretary for 9 years to a president and vice president of a computer and home furniture provides corporation the place she processed governing administration contracts and international revenue. Alice also was employed at the University of New Hampshire the place she concluded four many years in the Spanish language section. Immediately after retirement from the University, Alice was used part-time as a professional medical transcriptionist for a prominent podiatrist in Dover, NH.
While at the College, Alice was a member of Skilled Secretaries International (now termed Worldwide Affiliation of Administrative Specialists). She served as treasurer, vice president and then as president of the Durham Chapter. As president, she traveled as a delegate to quite a few areas in the United States.
In 1997, Alice moved to Buttonwood Village, Punta Gorda, Florida wherever she served on the Affiliation Board of Directors. When in 2004 Hurricane Charlie wrecked her dwelling, she returned to Dover, New Hampshire briefly till she identified housing in Fort Myers, Florida.
In 2007, Alice returned to New Hampshire, dwelling in Durham, to be in the vicinity of her young children, and ongoing getting energetic educating Spanish at the Dover Senior Middle.
Alice’s talents ended up in tunes and sporting activities. She experienced her initial general performance as soloist on WPAT radio station in Paterson when she was l0 many years old. In her teen many years, she done in Radio Metropolis, Rivoli Theatre, New York Metropolis getting on stage with stars this kind of as Ralph Bellamy. She was a soloist at weddings, choruses, church choirs, and social occasions. In the course of Earth War II, Alice sang a USO capabilities and at military hospitals for the wounded Gis. Even though at Sidi Slimane AFB, she carried out in the capitol town of Rabat. She taught piano and directed a junior choir at St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church in Dover. Alice begun her tennis job at 12 years of age captained teams in New Hampshire and in Florida. She gained a medal whilst playing in the Florida Senior Games. Though in N.H., she was a member of the tennis workforce at the Is effective Athletic Club.
She survived her partner Evan and 2 sisters, June Moraino of Totowa, New Jersey and Pearl Triggiani of Paterson, New Jersey. Surviving her are little ones Alice Noyes and Spouse Paul of Epsom, NH Janice Clark of Dover, NH Mark Clark and spouse Karin of Owings, Maryland Amy Thompson and spouse Scott of Dunkirk, Maryland John Clark of Dover, NH and 5 beautifully talented grandchildren and several great close friends manufactured by way of the many years.
She bids adieu to all, hoping to meet yet again in regardless of what lies over and above.
Her family members would like to express their honest appreciation for the care and assistance all gave at Saint Ann Nursing Facility the place she resided for the final three a long time.
Pals and relatives may phone from 10:00-11:00 am on Monday, March 13, 2023 at Purdy Funeral Service, 655 Central Ave., Dover, NH with a funeral services to follow at 11:00 am and interment to stick to at Pine Hill Cemetery in Dover, NH. To indication our on the net guestbook, be sure to go to www.purdyfuneralservice.com
Posted on the net on March 09, 2023
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