Sondra W. Cote, 88, of Goffstown, died June 23, 2021, at Hillsborough County Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family.
Born on December 22, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Frances (Marsh) Nadeau and Carl Gustafson. She was educated and raised her family in Manchester, and also lived in Virginia for 18 years.
Sondra worked for many years at Pandora and BeeBee Shoe. She also worked for St. Peter daycare, Alphabits, and as a nanny for various families. In her career she worked at many hospitals and nursing homes, including Mt. Carmel, as well as working at her parish.
Sondra enjoyed caring for others, but taking care of her family was what was most important to her. Above all else, she will be remembered as a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Robert A. Cote in 2009; and one son, Allen Cote in 2007.
Surviving family members include one son, Larry Cote and wife Lorraine of Goffstown; two grandchildren, Darlene Grungale and husband Peter of NY and Jonathan Cote and wife Christina of NC. She was one of eight siblings.
SERVICES: Calling hours are from 10 am to 12 pm on Saturday at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., corner of North St, Manchester, NH 03104. All other services will be private to family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: St. Jude Research Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.