Wed, Aug 21, 2013 02:28 PM
WOODSTOCK - On Sunday, Aug. 18, Woodstock police
reported that 22-year-old Jon Ferrero, age 22 from Woodstock, was
killed in an accident on Fletcher Hill Road.
A passenger in a Chevrolet pickup, Jon Ferrero was found dead
after the truck rolled over the embankment on the east side of the
intersection of Peterkin Hill and Fletcher Hill roads. The driver
of the truck, identified as 21-year-old Justin Pierce, was
transported to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center with serious
injuries. As of Monday, Pierce was listed in fair condition.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation, alcohol is
considered a possible factor.
A memorial service for Ferrero will be held at Woodstock Union
High School Baseball field on Friday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. He played
baseball for Woodstock Union High School graduating in 2010. He
dreamed of playing baseball on a major league team. On the
afternoon of his death he had led the Claremont Cardinals Baseball
team to their second championship title in a tournament against the
Walpole Wild Blue team. He was with his best friend, Justin Pierce,
at the time of his death.
Jon is survived by his parents, David and Nancy Ferrero of
Woodstock; his brother, Charlie Ferrero, of Woodstock; and his
sister, Kristina Ferrero Meduna of Waltham, MA; as well as his
fiancée, Morgan Pierce of Woodstock.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
Woodstock High School Baseball Booster Club c/o WUHS.
Cabot Funeral Home of Woodstock is in charge of the