Iola R. Hoisington

White River Junction, Vt. — Iola R. Hoisington, 93, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the Brookside Nursing Home in Wilder, Vt.

Iola was born Feb. 27, 1921, in Windsor, Vt., a daughter of Edward and Ila (Spaulding) Rawson. She graduated from Windsor High School class of 1939 and furthered her education at the Peter Bent Brigham School of Nursing in Boston, Mass. for a year. She was then married to Henry Fuller for 30 years, after they were divorced she finished her nursing school at Thompson School for Practical Nursing in Brattleboro, Vt. She was later employed at Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital in Hanover for 20 years retiring in 1990. She lived in Windsor until 1972 when she moved to West Lebanon, N.H. then White River Junction. Iola was married to Francis E Hoisington Sept. 10, 1983 until his death Nov. 25, 2002.

She is survived by son, Lawrence Fuller of Niceville, Fla.; two daughters, Margaret F. Neily and Cynthia Fuller both of Windsor; ten grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Visiting hours will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, Aug. 13, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home followed by burial in the Ascutney Cemetery in Windsor. Condolences may be expressed to Iola’s family in an online guestbook at

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Audubon Vermont, 255 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington, VT 05462.