Person:Barbara Canty (1)

Barbara Canty
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Name Barbara Canty
Gender Female
Birth[1] 10 JUN 1933 Medford, Middlesex, MA
Marriage 21 OCT 1951 to Roy Ernest Wardwell
Death[2] 18 SEP 2002 Woodstock, Windsor, VT
Burial? Prosper Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

WOODSTOCK -Barbara C. Wardwell, 69, died Sept. 18, 2002, at Mount Ascutney Hospital in Windsor.

She was born June 10, 1933, in Medford, Mass., the daughter of Simon and Marion (Burnham) Canty. She married Roy Wardwell on Oct. 21, 1951. He died in 1985. Mrs. Wardwell worked at the Woodstock Inn, the Shire Motel, the Woodstock Motel, the Rumbleseat Rathskeller Restaurant and the Village Butcher Shop, all in Woodstock. She was a member of the Hartford Emblem Club. Survivors include five daughters, Abigail Bond of Lovington, N.M., Mary LaVanway, Linda Racicot and Jean Larocque, all of Woodstock, and Nancy Hilliker of West Hartford; two sons, Roy Wardwell of Bridgewater and Ray Wardwell of Woodstock; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; three brothers, Peter Canty of Wallingston, Mass., and John Canty and Billy Canty, both of Charlestown, Mass; a sister, Katherine Kennedy of Everett, Mass.; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Howard Canty, and a sister, Mary Houston. The funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church in Woodstock. Burial will follow in Prosper Cemetery in Woodstock. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Cabot Funeral Home in Woodstock. Memorial contributions may be made to the Upper Valley Visiting Nurses, 32 Pleasant St., Woodstock, 05091. Arrangements are under the direction of the Cabot Funeral Home in Woodstock. -Rutland, Vermont Herald Thursday, Sept. 19, 2002

  1. Social Security Death Index.
  2. Social Security Death Index.