Nicholas J. Hoover

Age: 23
Branch: U.S. Air Force
Rank: Senior Airman
Unit: 7th Air Support Operations Squadron
Station: Fort Bliss, TX

Fallen on: July 12, 2015
Location: El Paso, TX

Hometown: Webster, MA
Family: He is survived by his father, Sergeant James T. Hoover and his stepmother Heidi Hoover of Thompson; his mother, Kathleen F. (Otto) Bullard and his stepfather Donald Bullard of Worcester, MA; a sister, Kellie Hoover and her boyfriend Nicholas Rybacki of Brooklyn, CT; 2 half-brothers, Adam Bullard and Joey Bullard; a stepbrother, Timothy Rumrill of Danielson; a stepsister, Andrea Rumrill of Putnam; his grandfathers, John Joyce, Sr. of Dudley, MA and Neal Otto of Middleboro, MA; an uncle, John Joyce Jr. and his wife Faith of Webster, MA; an aunt, Beth Hoover, also of Webster, MA; an aunt Karen Otto; an uncle mark Otto; 3 nieces, Gracie Rybacki, and Savannah and Brianna Rumrill; and 3 cousins, Madeline Joyce, Joshua Gomes and Zachary Remillard. He also leaves his beloved dogs, Anna Belle and Jessica.