WOLFEBORO, NH: Clara Isabel La Montagne Weston Trowbridge, 93, of Wolfeboro, NH went home to be with the Lord December 1, 2017.
She was born November 24, 1924 in Hudson, MA. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Fred "Buddy" Weston, her ten brothers and sisters, son, James Eugene Trowbridge, and two grandchildren, Janet Thompson, and Baby Girl Hoegen.
She is survived by her children, Charlotte Pohano of Shirley MA, Joan and Ernie Tate of Fitchburg, MA, John and Liz Weston of Rindge, NH, Robert and Elizabeth Weston of Burnet, TX, Mary Weston of Hillsboro, NH, Richard and Debbie Weston of Burnet, TX, Katherine Trowbridge of Wolfeboro Falls, NH, David Trowbridge of Wolfeboro Falls, NH, Suesan Trowbridge of Alton, NH, and Dorathy Trowbridge of Burnet, TX, and too many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren to list.
She was barely five years old when the Great Depression hit. so her formative years were a time of testing for her and the whole country; a testing that would serve her well for the life that was to come. When she was 17 years old, she met the love of her life, "Buddy". They were married in Hudson, MA, on September 6, 1942. They had six wonderful children, but soon after the birth of their 6th child, Buddy contracted lung cancer. He died November 29, 1957 leaving her with six children and a farm with a mortgage. She remarried a year later to Jack Eugene Trowbridge of Spokane Washington and had five more wonderful children.
There will be a graveside ceremony at 11 am, Eastern Time, December 16, 2017 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Pepperell, MA, for the immediate family. Rev Richard Weston and Pastor Paul Gaylord will officiating.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Wolfeboro Bay Center for their wonderful care of their mother during the last month of her life.
The Holt-Woodbury Funeral Home & Cremation Service Henniker, NH is assisting the family.
The family request that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Mother's name to her home church, Hillsboro Baptist Church, 337 2nd NH Turnpike, Hillsboro, NH 03244.