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Eileen F. BoyntonNovember 21, 1920 ~ March 3, 2017 (age 96)
Eileen F. Boynton
Eileen F. Boynton, 96, a lifelong resident of the Northfield-Tilton areas died Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen following a short illness. She had been living in Concord with her daughter Patricia for three years. Eileen was born in Greenfield, Nova Scotia, Canada, November, 21, 1920, daughter of William T. and Margaret V. (Mooney) Cunningham. She schooled in Tilton. She worked for many years with the former, Tilton Tannery and later as a stitcher at the Tilton Endless Belt Company in Tilton. Eileen was a lover of her many cats and dogs over the years and leaves her present good friends and companions, Bella and Bode.
Eileen had a kind heart and was a wonderful neighbor and friend to those near her on Linden Avenue in Tilton. She was always there for those who needed help. She was a devout Catholic, and lifelong parishioner of St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Tilton.
She was predeceased by her husband, Forrest C. Boynton who died in 1986, a son, Robert C. Boynton in 1975, siblings, William, James and Clarence Cunningham and Alice Pepler. She leaves, Sons, James F. Boynton and his wife, Jolayne of Hillsborough, William J. Boynton and his wife Joyce of Contoocook, daughters, Margaret “Peg” E. Boynton and friend Carol Larose of Concord and Patricia A Boynton of Concord.
Eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. She also leaves her daughter-in-law, Linda (Novak) Simpson and husband, Maurice of Pittsburg, NH. Nieces and Nephews.
Calling hours will be held Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home, Franklin-Tilton Road, (584 West Main St.) Tilton, NH 03276. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, March 8 at 10:00 A. M. at the Assumption Church, Chestnut St., in Tilton. Spring burial will be in St. John Cemetery in Tilton when weather permits.
Those wishing may make memorial contributions in Eileen’s name to the, Pope Memorial SPCA of Concord-Merrimack County, 94 Silk Farm Road, Concord, NH 03301.