(DUNBARTON) Marjorie Stewartson Readio, 92, born in Concord on December 21st, 1920, was redeemed by her faith and joined our Savior in heaven on the morning of April 25th,2013.
Marjorie was a lifelong resident of NH. She was the second child of Verne & Estella Santas. She was predeceased by two sisters Natalie Shank, Jacqueline Martin, and by brothers Verne Santas & Gerald Santas. She was in Penacook HS graduating class of 1938 and attended the Concord School of Nursing. She was a loving nurse for over 5 decades at Concord Hospital and McKerley's Nursing Home. She married Carl Stewartson in 1942 and enjoyed a life filled with music and family with him, raising 7 children. They include: Carl Stewartson Jr., Sharon Rowell (Bill), Linda Stewartson, Patricia Stewartson, Carolyn Ogden (John), Brian Stewartson (Julie) & Lisa Serard (Michael). After Carl's passing, Marjorie married Lt./Col. Stuart Readio. Over the past 25 happy years, they have traveled the world together and been deeply committed to their combined families, who include: Stuart Readio Jr. (Ellen), Susan Moltisanti (Steve), and Martha Belanger (Tony). Together they have treasured many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A celebration of Marjorie's home-coming will be at Concordia Lutheran Church in Concord, NH on Tuesday, April 30th at 10:30AM. Internment at Maple Grove Cemetery will immediately follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to Hospice House of Concord Hospital.
The Bennett Funeral Home of Concord is in charge of the arrangements.