Edith G. Bond, 92 years young passed away peacefully at the St. Andrew’s Gregory Wing in Boothbay Harbor, Maine on April 20th, 2020.
Edith was born in Round Pond on August 17, 1927, the daughter of Newell C. and Hazel M. (Steer) Gifford.
She attended the Washington Grammar School in Round Pond and Bristol High School in Pemaquid Falls.
She worked for seven years as a dental assistant for Dr. George S. Nevens in Damariscotta after which she worked as a bookkeeper and later an accountant for several construction companies in Maine and Florida.
Edith was predeceased by her parents, her husband Leroy S. Wright, son David L. Croxford, husband Clifton A. Bond, sister Lila M. Sproul, brother-in-law Ervine G. Sproul, brother-in-law Raymond Bond and wife Ada, and sister-in-law Priscilla Bond.
She is survived by her daughter Linda M. Averill and husband Clinton, step-daughter Caroline L. Bond and husband Joseph Russano, step-son Samuel R. Bond, step-daughter Deborah Smith, step-daughter Margaret Lewis and husband Richard, seven grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and four great, great grandchildren, and brother-in-law Ralph Bond. She also leaves behind several cousins and many friends.
A private committal service will be held at the Village Cemetery in Jefferson at a later date.
If so desired, donations may be made in Edith’s name to Midcoast Humane Society, 190 Pleasant Street, Brunswick, ME 04011
To extend online condolences please visit Edith’s Book of Memories at www.hallfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 949 Main Street, Waldoboro, Maine.