Katharine E. Stansfield
DURHAM - Katharine E. Stansfield of Durham and formerly of Dover New Hampshire passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2013.
The daughter of the late Dr. William T. Elliott and Clare (Carvill) Elliott of Berwick, Maine,
Katharine grew up in Dover, New Hampshire. She obtained a bachelor's degree from the University of New Hampshire followed by a master's degree from the Middlebury French School. After teaching in high school for several years she continued her graduate study and teaching at the University of Wisconsin
in Madison. She recently retired from the department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of New Hampshire.
She is survived by her two sons, Edward and William Stansfield, two grandchildren and several cousins.
There will be no calling hours. Burial will be at the convenience of family in the Rollinsford Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Wiggin-Purdy-McCooey-Dion Funeral Home, 655 Central Ave, Dover, N.H. To sign our online guest book, please go to www.purdyfuneralservice.com
for an online guest book.