BRIDGEWATER CORNERS — A graveside service was held on June 4 in the Mt. Pleasant cemetery in Bridgewater for Edith Lockwood Stevens, 92, who passed away after a brief illness at the Rutland Regional Medical Center on May 29.
She was born Aug. 4, 1920, the daughter of Charles and Edith (Morse) Lockwood in Woodstock.
She married Charles Stevens July 21, 1944 in Madison, Wis.
Edith enjoyed watching hummingbirds, but most of all family gatherings.
She is survived by three sons, Edwin C. Stevens of Grand Mound, Iowa, and his wife Kim, Thomas J. Stevens and his wife Mary and John W. Stevens and his wife Linda, both of Bridgewater Corners; one daughter, Joanne S. Earle, and husband Doug, of North Clarendon; 14 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Stevens in 1977; three daughters, Sally Stevens, Linda Stevens, and Frances E. Lamson; one son Harvey Stevens; one grandson, Joseph Earle; six sisters, Frances Merrill, Hazel Tracy, Ruth Reed, and Lucy Madden, and Doris Lockwood Julia DeRosia; four brothers, Harvey Lockwood, Charles Lockwood, George Lockwood, and William Lockwood; and her dear friend Russell Smith of Litchfield, Ill.
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This obituary first appeared in the June 6, 2013 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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