Marjorie Stewartson Readio(1920 - 2013)

DUNBARTON – Marjorie Stewartson Readio, 92, born in Concord on December 21, 1920, was redeemed by her faith and joined our Savior in heaven on the morning of Thursday, April 25, 2013.

Marjorie was a lifelong resident of NH. She was the second child of Verne and Estella Santas. She was predeceased by two sisters, Natalie Shank and Jacqueline Martin, and brothers Verne Santas and Gerald Santas. She was in Penacook HS graduating class of 1938 and attended the Concord School of Nursing. She was a loving nurse for over five decades at Concord Hospital and McKerley's Nursing Home. She married Carl Stewartson in 1942 and enjoyed a life filled with music and family with him, raising seven children. They include: Carl Stewartson Jr., Sharon Rowell (Bill), Linda Stewartson, Patricia Stewartson, Carolyn Ogden (John), Brian Stewartson (Julie) and Lisa Serard (Michael). After Carl's passing, Marjorie married Lt. /Col. Stuart Readio. Over the past 25 happy years, they have traveled the world together and been deeply committed to their combined families, who include: Stuart Readio Jr. (Ellen), Susan Moltisanti (Steve) and Martha Belanger (Tony). Together they have treasured many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Marjorie's home-coming will be at Concordia Lutheran Church in Concord, on Tuesday, April 30, at 10:30 a.m. Internment at Maple Grove Cemetery will immediately follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to Hospice House of Concord Hospital.

Funeral Home

Bennett Funeral Home
209 North Main street Concord, NH 033015048
(603) 225-3517

Published in The Concord Monitor from Apr. 28 to Apr. 29, 2013