Elinor Lucia (Antonellis) Bove, age 75, of Newton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Michele Aldo Bove. Loving mother of Michael John Bove and his wife Susan of Reading, Angela Bove Connolly and her husband Shawn of Natick, Lisa Bove Baker and her husband Michael of Moultonborough, NH, Pamela Bove Diaz and her husband George of Southbridge, Christopher Charles Bove and his wife Amy of Framingham. Grandmother of Nicole and Celina Bove, John and Ian Connolly, Kes and Jacob Baker, Nathaniel and Benjamin Diaz, Michael, Joseph and Allison Bove. Sister of Ann Connell and husband Harold. She is also survived by many family members in Atina, Italy. Elinor was a 1963 graduate of Boston City Hospital Nursing School, and worked as a nurse in the Labor and Delivery department at Waltham Hospital until retirement. She was an avid quilter and talented seamstress and loved to make personalized quilts for all of her grandchildren.


Visiting hours in the Magni Funeral Home, 365 Watertown St, Rt. 16, Newton, Friday, Nov. 24, from 3-6PM. Funeral Mass Saturday, Nov. 25, at 9AM in Our Lady Help of Christians Church, 573 Washington St, Newton. Burial to follow in Newton Cemetery.