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Edna B. Stetson

West Hartford, Vt. — Edna B. Stetson, 89, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at 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, Vt. 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.

She is predeceased by a brother Robert A. Blake and a sister Ila Boutin.

She is survived by her husband, Charles Stetson of West Hartford; and a sister, Catherine Seymczyk of Salem, Ohio.

Knight Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to Edna’s family in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com.

Memorial Contributions may be made in her name to: the Upper Valley Humane Society, 300 Old Route 10, Enfield, N.H. 03748