BLODGETT, Vivian C. 93, died June 9, 2013, at Vermont's White River Junction VA Medical Center. She was born to Oda Darvin Cravens & Lula Josie (Givens) Cravens Feb. 19, 1920, in Mammoth Spring, AR. She served as a Naval Officer and nurse during WW II. She married R. Alden Blodgett in 1943 and was married to him for 64 years until his death in 2008. After retiring from the Municipal Hospital in Springfield, MA, they moved to Ludlow, VT, in 1978, and later made their primary residence at Bay Pines Condo-miniums in St. Petersburg. A memorial service will be July 6, 2013, at the United Church. in Ludlow, VT. Read a full obit at:

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on June 14, 2013