Alice L. Meier

  • Born: April 13, 1933
  • Died: January 9, 2021
  • Location: Danville, New Hampshire

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Tribute & Message From The Family

Alice Louise (Button) Meier of Danville, NH died on January 9, 2021 with her daughters at her side. She was 87. She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, William Carl Meier, who passed away in October of 2015. She was also predeceased by her brother Henry Franklin Button and sisters Jeanne Hopkins and Elenor Brown.

Alice was born in Schaghticoke, NY to the late Howard F. Button and Elenor (Lake) Button. She graduated from Mechanicville High School in 1950 and attended SUNY in Canton, NY. She graduated from the Savings Bank School for Supervisory Personnel and also received a diploma from the Graduate School of Banking at Brown University, Providence, RI. She retired after 20 years of service from the Family Bank in Haverhill, MA.

Alice and her husband Bill raised their daughters Susan and Karen in Georgetown, MA. They built a log cabin in 1972 in East Wakefield, NH and moved there full time following their retirement. In 1994 they moved to Beverly Hills, FL where they enjoyed many more happy years together. They moved back to NH in 2013 to be close to family.

What Alice enjoyed most was spending time with her family. She also enjoyed quilting, knitting, crocheting and doing ceramics.

Alice leaves behind her two daughters, Susan LaPointe and her husband Gary of Epping, NH; Karen Powers and her husband Brad of Danville, NH and four grandchildren. Michael LaPointe and his wife Alexaundria of St. Albans, VT, Nicholas LaPointe of Epping, NH, Timothy Powers and his wife Melissa of Alexandria, VA, Stacie Hernandez and her husband Andrew of Deering, NH, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be private. Alice will be laid to rest at her husband's side at the NH Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, NH. If you wish, donations in her memory may be made to where dogs are trained to assist veterans and first responders.

Condolence & Memory Journal

"I had the privilege of working for Alice at Family Bank. She was highly respected for her banking knowledge and professionalism. I am so grateful to have known her. My deepest condolences to her family and loved ones."

Posted by Jill Hollis - Bradford, MA - Coworker   January 17, 2021

So saddened to hear of Aunt Alice passing. Loved you and Uncle "Willie" very much. You were always special to me.

Posted by David Meier - San Jose, CA - Family   January 17, 2021

Aunt Alice your memory will always be with us. We wish you peace. We know you'll be dancing up a storm with Uncle Bill. Our thoughts are with you and most certainly Karen and Susan along with their families.

Posted by Bill and Margie Hopkins - Hammondsport, NY - Family   January 17, 2021

Karen, I'm so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Sending prayers and love to you and your family. Best wishes!

Posted by Sally DeCost - Exeter, NH - Coworker   January 13, 2021

So very sorry to hear of Alice's passing. All of us at DH Pulmonary will truly miss her.Our thoughts and prayers are with her family,especially her daughters, at this time.

Posted by Cheryl O'Neill - Manchester, NH - Acquaintance   January 13, 2021

Karen, my thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. My Love to you all. Renee Gullotto

Posted by Renee Gullotto    January 12, 2021

Karen, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Wishing that the memories of all the happy times you've had together will help you through this difficult time. Love you. Chris

Posted by Christine Dube - DANVILLE, NH - Friend   January 12, 2021

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