Eleanor Govostes - age 83, of Mountain Drive, died July 18, 2020 at MaineGeneral Rehabilitation & Long Term Care at Glenridge Drive, Augusta, Maine after an extended illness. She was born in Wakefield, Mass. on February 5, 1937 the daughter of Harry Nikitin and Takla (Sevickey) Nikitin.
Formerly a long time resident of Woburn, MA, Mrs. Govostes was a self-employed hairdresser for many years.
She is survived by her husband, John Govostes of Rome, ME; a daughter, Lori Peterson of Reading, MA; two sons: John Govostes, Jr. of Rome, ME and David Govostes of Peabody, MA; grandchildren, Kara, Emma, Noah, Kyle and Celia and a number of other loving relatives and close friends.
A loving mother and wife, Eleanor was a remarkable cook/baker and enjoyed preparing meals for her family and friends, most especially over the holidays. Her greatest love was her family. And all her children were proud to call her mom.
There are no public visiting hours and no public services planned.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.