WEST HARTFORD — The Knight Funeral Home handled arrangements for Edna B. Stetson, 89, who died Jan. 20 at her home in West Hartford after a long illness.
She was born Oct. 24, 1923 in Lyman, N.H., the daughter of Harry C. and Harriet A. (Clough) Blake.
Edna attended high school in Lisbon and graduated from Littleton High School.
In 1952 she was married to Lester Hood.
They moved to Woodstock for a time then West Hartford, where she has spent the rest of her life.
Lester died in 1991 and she was married to Charles Stetson in 2009.
Edna was very talented with her hands as a seamstress and would often enjoy taking in sewing from others. She had a passion for her flower garden and could spend hours working on it. But most of all she loved her cat Lucy.
Survivors include her husband, Charles Stetson of West Hartford; and a sister, Catherine Seymczyk of Salem, Ohio.
She was predeceased by a brother Robert A. Blake; and a sister, Ila Boutin.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to: the Upper Valley Humane Society, 300 Old Route 10, Enfield, N.H. 03748.
Condolences may be expressed to Edna’s family in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com
This obituary first appeared in the January 24, 2013 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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