In memory of
Barbara H. Pelton
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In memory of
Barbara H. Pelton
Etna, NH-Barbara H. Pelton, 101, a lifelong Etna resident passed away Thursday July 11, 2019. She was born to the late Perley & Sarah (Pushee) Hill. Barbara attended schools in Etna and Hanover and was married to Kenneth “Nick” Pelton on August 15, 1940 in Lebanon. She provided care for her father for years during his declining health. Barbara had worked for Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital for years before retiring. She adored her family and enjoyed flower gardening, cooking, dancing, romance novels, making pies for the Etna Fire Dept. and volunteering at the Lebanon Senior Center. Barbara was also a long-time member of the Etna Baptist Church and was baptized in the brook behind the parsonage. Barbara was the oldest and longest time member of the Etna Baptist Church, 85 years. She is survived by her two sons, Kenneth A. Pelton and wife Norma of Etna, NH and Keith B. Pelton and wife Ellen of Norwich, VT and their families, five grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandson.  She was predeceased by her husband Kenneth “Nick” Pelton, two children Diane H. Landry and Janice E. Pelton, a grandson Craig K. Pelton, three siblings Wayne Hill, Leona Dowling, Roma Cahalan and a half-brother Maurice Crawford. Barbara’s family would like to thank the caregivers at Genesis for all their love and kindness they gave Barbara during her stay. Family and friends are invited to Barbara’s calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Friday July 19th from 5 to 7 PM. Barbara’s funeral will be held at the Etna Baptist Church in Etna on Saturday July 20th at 10 AM with the Rev. Mike Hall officiating. Burial will follow at the Hanover Center Cemetery in Hanover Center. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Etna Baptist Church, P.O. Box 282, Etna, NH 03750.
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In memory of
Barbara H. Pelton
Etna, NH-Barbara H. Pelton, 101, a lifelong Etna resident passed away Thursday July 11, 2019. She was born to the late Perley & Sarah (Pushee) Hill. Barbara attended schools in Etna and Hanover and was married to Kenneth “Nick” Pelton on August 15, 1940 in Lebanon. She provided care for her father for years during his declining health. Barbara had worked for Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital for years before retiring. She adored her family and enjoyed flower gardening, cooking, dancing, romance novels, making pies for the Etna Fire Dept. and volunteering at the Lebanon Senior Center. Barbara was also a long-time member of the Etna Baptist Church and was baptized in the brook behind the parsonage. Barbara was the oldest and longest time member of the Etna Baptist Church, 85 years. She is survived by her two sons, Kenneth A. Pelton and wife Norma of Etna, NH and Keith B. Pelton and wife Ellen of Norwich, VT and their families, five grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandson.  She was predeceased by her husband Kenneth “Nick” Pelton, two children Diane H. Landry and Janice E. Pelton, a grandson Craig K. Pelton, three siblings Wayne Hill, Leona Dowling, Roma Cahalan and a half-brother Maurice Crawford. Barbara’s family would like to thank the caregivers at Genesis for all their love and kindness they gave Barbara during her stay. Family and friends are invited to Barbara’s calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Friday July 19th from 5 to 7 PM. Barbara’s funeral will be held at the Etna Baptist Church in Etna on Saturday July 20th at 10 AM with the Rev. Mike Hall officiating. Burial will follow at the Hanover Center Cemetery in Hanover Center. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Etna Baptist Church, P.O. Box 282, Etna, NH 03750.
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Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory - Lebanon
56 School Street
Lebanon, NH 03766
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