Marion Ruth Stanwood


Allenstown NH - Marion Ruth (Parsons) Stanwood died peacefully at home in Allenstown, N.H. with her daughter Vera at her side.
Born on May 7, 1924 in Gloucester she was the daughter of the late Harold Parsons and Marion (Gray) Parsons. She married Vayne S Stanwood, Jr on Nov 27, 1941.
Marion lived in Andover for many years where she raised eight children, then retired to Venice, Fla. with her husband, Vayne.
Her family enjoyed being with her for the holidays. Marion enjoyed and taught different types of embroidery and crochet. She and Vayne were involved in “Save The Sea Turtles” in Venice, Fla.
Later in life she enjoyed playing Scrabble and doing word search puzzles.
She loved her dog Foxy.
In addition to many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren, she is survived by four sons, Vayne, Allan, Roy, Ronald and two daughters Vera and Cynthia.
Marion is predeceased by two sons, Dan and David, and her husband, Vayne of 67 years.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to BrightStar Home Care, 602 Riverway Place, Bedford NH or Amedysis Hospice, 8 Commerce Dr, Bedford NH 03110.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Published on January 31, 2019
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Deb & Stephen
Jan 25, 2019
Vera, Mom had a beautiful life with you and your family. I know how grateful she was to be part of your loving home. She loved you and your boys very much. We are so sorry for the loss of your Mother.