Grace (Edwards) Longtin, 78

 

Grace (Edwards) Longtin, 78, of Queen Street, Whitehall, passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2007 at Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness.
Born on July 22, 1928 in Rutland, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Arthur L. and Olive (Denton) Edwards.
Grace was employed by Champlain Spinners in Whitehall in the early years and retired from E. B. Metal Products in Whitehall.
She enjoyed camping and traveling to the ocean.
Besides her parents, Grace is predeceased by her husband, William J. Longtin, who died on March 5, 1999; three brothers, John, George and Albert and one sister, Clara Wright.
She is survived by two daughters, Linda Longtin of Ballston Spa and Marion Downey and her husband, Michael, of Orwell, Vt.; two sons, William A. Longtin and his wife, Carol of Whitehall and Larry Longtin and his wife, Theresa of Fair Haven, Vt.; one granddaughter, Deborah O’Rourke and her husband, Dr. Daniel O’Rourke, of Hanover, N.H., and Thomas Welch of Whitehall who were lovingly raised by their grandparents and other grandchildren, Kellie Longtin, Chelsea Longtin, James Longtin, Bruce Longtin, Monica Longtin, Michael Downey and Douglas Knight, four great grandchildren and three sisters, Maisie Gebo, Theresa Kasuba and Dorothy LaRose, all of Whitehall.
A funeral service was conducted on Monday, April 23,  at 10 a.m. at the Whitehall United Methodist Church with Rev. C. Don Wheeler, pastor, officiating.
Family and friends called at the Jillson Funeral Home, Inc., 46 Williams Street, Whitehall, on Sunday, April 22, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Interment followed the funeral service in Greenmount Cemetery in Whitehall.
The family wishes to thank the nursing staff in the Tower on the 6th floor, Glens Falls Hospital, and also the staff of the Glens Falls Renal Center.

Comments

comments

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

About Manchester Newspapers

View all posts by Manchester Newspapers

Weekender – 08/28/15

Lakes Classifieds – 08/28/15

Lakes Region Freepress – 08/28/15

Northshire Freepress – 08/28/15

Classifieds 08/27/15

Washington County Fair in full swing

407624_345593242132090_322483287_n

By Linda Ellingsworth There’s still plenty of time to experience the excitement of the Washington County Fair. A celebration of […]

Coin drops hurt by bridge work

Bridge

By Dan King Those who volunteer their time to serve the people of Whitehall say their coin drop operations have […]

Working together: town, village fixing waterline

DSC_1921

By Dan King For the past week and a half the town and village of Whitehall have been working together […]

Washington County Board opposes Common Core

Schulz 2

By Dan King The third time was indeed a charm for Hartford Supervisor Dana Haff and activist Bob Schulz. Haff […]

Townwide sale next weekend

Lawn sale 006

By Dan King Bargain seekers will converge on Whitehall Labor Day Weekend, as they seek the best deals around. The […]

Three vying for public safety position

By Christina Scanlon Washington County supervisors have narrowed the field to three candidates for county public safety director and will […]

Recycled teens applauded

By Christina Scanlon Nine honorary members of the Mettowee Valley Senior Citizens were honored last week at a luncheon filled […]