Marcia (Campbell) Hooker, 61,
Marcia (Campbell) Hooker, 61, of Milford, MA passed away unexpectedly on January 28, 2014.
Marcia was born to the late Professor R. Gordon Campbell and survived by her loving mother, Hilda (Barnhouse) Campbell on November 18, 1952 in Ithaca, NY and her loving husband Richard A. Hooker of Milford, Ma. Marcia grew up in Manchester CT attending Illing Jr. High and Manchester High School, graduating from MHS in 1970 and after her first semester at SU moved to receive her BA in Psychology at the University of Connecticut in 1974. Her certificates also include LOMA 1-5, ACS, CLU 301, 302, AALU I and HIAA. Marcia married the love of her life, Richard Hooker, on June 30, 2005 in Las Vegas, NV.
Marcia was an impressive business executive, and recently was VP of Life Underwriting at the Lincoln Financial Group, Sun Life, TNE, Principal Financial Group and former director at Phoenix Home Life with an impressive approval amount of 20, 000,000, once approving the underwriting of folks such as Jack Cousteau and Lloyd Bridges. She began her career and was promoted to Director at Connecticut Mutual right out of college from 1979-1989.
Marcia was an amazing home-maker; her recent great passion was designing her new home here in Milford, Ma and filling it with love; before that she had designed her new home in Erie, PA and worked at home as a remote Life Underwriter (Principal Financial) while her husband was a systems architect at GE Transportation. Recently, when she and her husband decided to move back to New England, she worked out of their home in Milford as a contract remote life Underwriter. She loved her Boston Celtics and Bruins, sitting up close and loved travelling and collecting many treasures along the way. She was very outgoing, spontaneous and adventurous. She enjoyed many cruises around the world with her husband Richard.
She is survived by her adoring Husband Richard A. Hooker, daughter Emily Grenier, of Connecticut, her step-children Richard Hooker Jr. of Milford, MA, Sara Hooker-Silva, of Utica, NY, step-brother Scott and 5 step-grandchildren whom she loved as her own and several nieces and nephews.
Marcia has a big heart and will be dearly missed by everyone who knew her.
Calling hours will be held Wednesday February 12, 2014 from 2 to 6 P.M. at the Consigli Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. Milford MA
Burial will be at the convenience of the family