Edna C. Willis

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“Edna's love of her family and life was an example to follow in my life. I cannot express how sorry I am for your loss and I will never forget this...Read More »
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“Edna was gracious and kind woman, as my Stepmother she was so thoughtful and I enjoyed our many lengthy conversations.I will miss her and will keep...Read More »
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“This book of memories is to serve as a record of the services you entrusted to us. We hope it will help to preserve treasured memories and that we,...Read More »
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Edna was born on October 23, 1932 and passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

Edna was a resident of Hartford, Connecticut at the time of passing.

A graduate of Bulkeley High School in Hartford, CT, Edna went on to work as a secretary at Shipman & Goodwin in Hartford, and Massachusetts Investors Trust by State Street Bank and Trust Company in Boston before becoming a mother and housewife.

Visiting hours will be held Sunday, August 13, 2017 at the Douglass, Edgerley and Bessom Funeral Home, 25 Sanborn St., Reading from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday, August 14, at St. Agnes Parish, 186 Woburn St., Reading at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to two charities Edna supported throughout her life: St. Joseph's Indian School, 1301 North Main Street, Chamberlain, SD 57325 and Carroll Center for the Blind, 770 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02458. Monday, Aug 14, 2017 10:30 AM St. Agnes Church 186 Woburn St. Reading, MA 01867 Visitation Sunday evening 4-8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to two charities Edna supported throughout her life: St. Joseph's Indian School, 1301 North Main Street, Chamberlain, SD 57325 and Carroll Center for the Blind, 770 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02458. Monday, Aug 14, 2017 10:30 AM St. Agnes Church 186 Woburn St. Reading, MA 01867 Visitation Sunday evening 4-8 pm.

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