Moultonboro, NH----- Graveside Services for Madeline W. Heath, 89 who passed away on January 18th 2006 after a long battle with cancer and a period of declining health, will be held on Saturday, May 6th 2006 at 11:00AM in New East Corinth Cemetery, East Corinth, Vt.
She was born February 11, 1916 on the White family homestead in East Corinth, Vermont, the daughter of Charles Ezekiel and Zilpha C. (Stoddard) White. Madeline was a direct descendant of Hannah Dustin.
She was raised in East Corinth, VT and Lakeport, NH and graduated from Laconia High School in 1934. On May 6, 1939 she married Everett M. Heath and they started a long and happy life together. She and Everett owned and operated several stores, settling in Center Harbor in September 1945 and establishing a general store that would become a modern supermarket and hardware operation.
She is survived by three sons and their wives, Robert & Roberta of Center Harbor, Roger & Martha of Salisbury and Rick & Susan of Moultonborough, three grand daughters Holly Heath, Kimberly Heath, and Heather Heath, and great grand daughter Rubi Madeline Garrow. Also,”daughters” Sarah Heath and Sharon Nelson. She also leaves several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in her name to R&R Respite Center c/o Mary Ackley 580 S. Mariposa Street Wickenburg, AZ 85358-1366 or to the
Moultonborough Visiting Nurse Service, PO Box 138, Moultonborough, NH 03254.
Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street is in charge of the arrangements.