Edith Page, 87, was a longtime seamstress
Published 8:57 pm, Wednesday, January 30, 2013
She was born Nov. 27, 1925, in New Milford, the daughter of the late Noel and Alice (Knowles) Thomas. She was a longtime resident of the Gaylordsville-New Milford area before moving to Meredith 12 years ago.
Mrs. Page was self-employed as an interior seamstress for 60 years.
She was a member of the Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, was a longtime New Milford Granger and became a Grange state member.
She was a member of the New Milford Senior Center and delivered Meals on Wheels. She was a member of the senior center in Meredith.
Her hobbies included sewing, quilting, camping, swimming and canoeing. She participated in a crafters group at the Gaylordsville United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Page is survived by two daughters, Deborah P. Ludwig, and her husband, Fred, of Moultonborough, N.H., and Diana Page, of Washington; two grandchildren, Fritz P. Ludwig and Elyse Ludwig Halvorson; three nieces and four nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by three brothers, William Thomas, Richard Thomas and Thomas Thomas.
There are no calling hours. A memorial service will take place Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, 687 Kent Road.
Spring burial will be in the family plot at Morningside Cemetery Association in Gaylordsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, 687 Kent Road, Gaylordsville CT 06755.
The Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Laconia, N.H., is assisting with arrangements.