LACONIA — Mildred C. Walton, of 64 Morningside Drive, died on her 97th birthday, April 24, 2014 at Lakes Region General Hospital.
Mrs. Walton was born April 24, 1917, in Cornwall, England, the daughter of the late Frederick and Susan M. (Cooke) Williams. Mildred had been a resident of Laconia since 1977, having moved here from Dublin, N.H.
Mildred was a member of the Laconia Congregational Church where she served as a past deacon. She was a member of the Belknap Mill, the New Hampshire Symphony and the Grammie Program.
Mrs. Walton is survived by her daughter, Susan Curtis and her husband William of Potomac Falls, Va.; two grandchildren, Mary Curtis Blair of Hopkinton, Mass., and Julie A. Curtis of Atlanta; two great-grandchildren, Zachary and Rylee Jane Blair, two nephews; Courtney Williams of Massachusetts and Richard Williams of Maine; and a stepdaughter, Carolyn Loos of Keene.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Walton was predeceased by two brothers, Courtney and Arthur Williams; and her sister, Mary E. Krogman, who died in 2010 at the age of 100.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Laconia Congregational Church, 69 Pleasant St., Laconia. The Rev. Dr. Warren H. Bouton, pastor of the church, will officiate.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to the Laconia Congregational Church, 18 Veterans Square, Laconia, NH 03246.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with the arrangements.
For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeanecom.