Marie J. Grant

Marie J. Grant, 85, of Hudson, widow of William R. Grant, passed away Thursday morning, February 20, 2020 at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua after a brief illness.

A resident of Hudson for over 50 years, she was born in Lincoln, Vermont on November 14, 1934, a daughter of the late Leo F. and Mabel E. (Bennett) Peters.

During her early years, Marie resided in West Groton, Massachusetts and was a graduate of Groton High School with the Class of 1952.

Marie had been employed at Sprague Electric Company in Nashua as a production control specialist for 32 years.

An avid Bingo player, Marie also enjoyed golf, bowling, fishing, reading and crocheting.

Marie and her husband Bill were married in Warrenton, NC on March 23, 1962 and shared 11 years together until his passing in July 1973. She was also predeceased by two sisters, Jeannette Lloyd and Phyllis E. Peters; a brother, Douglas Peters; and George L. “Jigger” Forrence her longtime soulmate of 40 years, who passed away in 2014.

Members of her family include her sister, Barbara A. Benson and her husband John of Pepperell, MA; nieces and nephews; and friends including Allison Crawford, Carolyn Lambert, Wayne Forrence, Lee Forrence, George R. Forrence and Bruce Forrence.

There are no calling hours. A Graveside Service will take place in the Spring at Sunnyside Cemetery, Central Street in Hudson. The date and time will be announced.

Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FUNERAL SERVICE. (603) 882-0591. www.farwellfuneralservice.com