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Edna F. Sparling
THOMPSON - Edna F. (Place) Sparling, 88, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 in Matulaitus Nursing Home, Putnam, CT. She lived with her daughter, Joan, in Thompson, CT.
Born in Burrillville, RI, she was the daughter of the late William and Leah (Mowry) Place.
She worked as a Clerk at the former Speidel in East Providence before retiring in 1985.
She is survived by a son, Russell Sparling Jr. and his wife Celesta of Las Vegas, NV, a daughter, Joan Lebkuchner and her husband Benno of Thompson, CT, a sister, Norma Bishop of Pascoag, RI, three grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. She was predeceased by her brother William Place Jr. and two sisters, Wilma Giard and Brenda Merrill.
Her funeral service will be held Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at 11AM from the Boucher Funeral Home, 272 Sayles Ave. Pascoag. Burial will follow in Acotes Hill Cemetery, Chepachet. Calling hours will be Friday from 6 to 8 PM.