RUTLAND — Edna Baird Fenton, 95, formerly of Rutland Town, who died Feb. 5, at the Loretto Home in Rutland.
She was born Aug. 30, 1917 in Orwell.
She received nursing training at Jersey City Hospital, later earning a bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont.
Mrs. Fenton worked as a nurse at Rutland Hospital for many years.
After retirement, she enjoyed worldwide travel and summers at York Beach, Maine.
Survivors include her son, Charles of Hartland.
She was predeceased by her husband, Edward Fenton in 1974.
Memorial contributions may be made to Vermont Catholic Charities (www.vermontcatholic.org) or Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice (www.ravnah.org.)
This obituary first appeared in the Feb. 14, 2013 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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