November 3, 1922 – February 21, 2014
Obituaries » EDNA A. NOLIN
NOLIN, EDNA AUDREY, 91, of Stowe, passed away at Copley Hospital surrounded by her family on February 21. She was born November 3, 1922, in Stowe, the daughter of the late Margaret Shaw Weston and Frank Weston. Edna married Robert Nolin right before he left for basic training during World War II and spent the waiting years purchasing a house and getting ready for his return. They lived briefly in the Warren area and then moved to Stowe to raise their family. She loved caring for her family and in the years before she lost her sight to macular degeneration, Edna enjoyed crocheting, sewing and making quilts. Edna was a lifelong member of Donald McMahon Post 64 Ladies Legion Auxiliary and a member of Blessed Sacrament Parish, both in Stowe. Edna is survived by her daughters, Nancy LaVanway of Stowe and Kathy McConnell and husband Dan of Georgia, Vt.; a sister, Avis Gauthier and husband John of Graniteville; a sister-in-law, Marlene Weston of Warren; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; her cousin, Eleanor Fifield; and many loving relatives and friends. Edna was predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Robert; her son, David Nolin; son-in-law John LaVanway; as well as siblings, Raymond Weston, Norman Weston, Norris Weston, Gloria Wheeler, Irene Chayer and Frances Fluery.