Edna M. (St. Hilaire) Twombley of Littleton, New Hampshire passed away peacefully at Littleton Regional Hospital on Dec. 28, 2018 at the age of 94.
Edna was born in Saint-Leon-De, Standon, Canada on Feb. 5, 1924 the third of 10 children to Edmond and Diana Dion St. Hilaire. At the age of 5 she moved with her family to Hardwick, Vermont. Later the family moved to Lisbon, New Hampshire where she attended and graduated from Lisbon High School in 1942. On Sept. 30, 1944 she married Arthur Bishop Twombley.
Edna enjoyed spending time with her family, reading, canning, dancing, card playing, quilting and many different forms of needlework. Edna retired from bookkeeping for Lotta Rock Dairy in 1984 at which time she and Arthur started traveling.
She is survived by her children: Diana Twombley White, Roy Twombley, and Louise Poulsen of Littleton, NH and Jeannette Boucakis of Canaan, N.H., 15 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 8 great great-grandchildren and siblings: Gisele Gaskin, Joanne McLure, Louis St. Hilaire. Sister-in-laws: Paulie St. Hilaire and Joyce Manor and many nieces and nephews
Edna was predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Arthur, in 1998, and grandson Paul Holley, siblings Oderic, Gerard, Lelianne Beaudion, Raymond, Yvon and Nilda Silloway.
A Graveside Service will be at Grove Hill Cemetery, Lisbon, N.H. on June 1st at 11 a.m. with a Celebration of Life to follow.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Littleton Senior Center Meals On Wheels, PO Box 98, Littleton, NH 03561.
The Cremation Society of New Hampshire is in charge of arrangements. To view an On-Line Tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, please go to www.csnh.com.