Edna B. Fenton

Edna Baird Fenton, 95, formerly of Rutland Town, died Feb. 5, 2013, at the Loretto Home in Rutland.

She was born Aug. 30, 1917, in Orwell.

She received nursing training at Jersey City Hospital, later earning a bachelor's degree from the University of Vermont.

Mrs. Fenton worked as a nurse at Rutland Hospital for many years.

After retirement, she enjoyed worldwide travel and summers at York Beach, Maine.

Survivors include her son, Charles, of Hartland.

She was predeceased by her husband, Edward Fenton, in 1974.

Memorial contributions may be made to Vermont Catholic Charities (www.vermontcatholic.org) or Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice (www.ravnah.org).

Published in Rutland Herald on Feb. 12, 2013