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Subject:Leon A. Edmunds, Canton, Me
Post Date:December 22, 2006 at 14:16:44
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Leon A. Edmunds
Sunday, December 10, 2006
AUBURN - Leon A. Edmunds, 81, a resident of Canton,
died early Saturday morning, Dec. 9, at the Hospice
House of Androscoggin after a brief stay.
He was born June 6, 1925, in South Paris, the son of
Frank C. and Alta (Tripp) Edmunds. He attended school
in South Paris and Buckfield. He served in the National Guard. On Sept. 25, 1948, he married Dorothy M. Bean of
Buckfield. Leon worked at Livermore Shoe and later at Sebago Wood Crafting in Buckfield, retiring in 1990. He enjoyed woodworking and making bird feeders.
Leon was the past master and a 25-year member of the
Whitney Masonic Lodge No. 167 in Canton. He was also a
member of the Jay Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Dorothy
Edmunds of Canton; one son, Ernest Edmunds and his
wife, Georgianna, of Canton; four daughters, Alta
Currier and her husband, John, of Oxford, Annette
Faust and her husband, William, of Kittery Point,
Donna Edmunds of Rochester, N.H., and Melanie Hill and
her husband, Clarence, of Hartford; six grandchildren;
and seven great-grandchildren.