Christine B. Stanton

Christine (Booth) Stanton, age 99, died peacefully Oct. 13, 2013, at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home in Goffstown, N.H. Christine was predeceased by her husband, Wilbur F. Stanton and her younger daughter, Francena (Stanton) Warden. She is survived by her older daughter, Martha and her husband Frederick H. McShea of Goffstown, N.H.; son-in-law, David Warden of Plymouth, Mass.; her grandchildren, Tamara McShea of Goffstown, N.H., Terrence McShea and his wife Pamela of Nashua, N.H., Kelaine Drogos of Butner, N.C., Michael Warden and his wife Theresa of East Wareham, Mass.; and seven great-grandchildren, Gavin, Brenden, Sean, Jarred, Kira, Holly and Jonathan. She was born in Malden, Mass., Dec. 22, 1913, the daughter of George G. and Bertha (Barton) Booth and graduated from Malden High School and Malden Commercial School. She was married to her devoted husband for 65 years before his passing in 2005. Christine and her husband were charter members of the Forest Dale Community Church in Malden. They had lived in South Weymouth, Mass., for over 35 years. They had been very involved in public education, Weymouth Historical Society, Friends of the Library, Friends of South Shore Hospital among others. She will be greatly missed by all. The family will hold a private memorial service at a future date at the C.C. Shepherd Funeral Home, 134 Pleasant Street (Columbian Sq.), South Weymouth, Mass. Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery in South Weymouth, Mass. Memorial donations may be made to the National Office, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601, or the Home, Health & Hospice Care, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054, 1.800.887.5973, For more information or to view an online tribute, go to

Funeral Home

C. C. Shepherd Funeral Service Inc.
134 Pleasant St(S Weymouth) Weymouth, MA 02190
(781) 337-0050

Published in The Malden Observer from Oct. 22 to Oct. 29, 2013