|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1872|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 1964|
Daughter of Gardner & Mary (Hynick) Jones.
Former wife of William Foster, ? Sweet & Elias Bartholomew.
From the Bennington Banner September 22, 1964
Mrs. RENA BARTHOLOMEW
Mrs. Rena Bartholomew, 92, who with her husband, the late Elias Bartholomew, conducted a store in North Bennington for several years, died this morning at Putnam Memorial Hospital after a short illness.
The former Rena Jones was born in Hoosick Falls, Sept 1, 1872 and had received her education there. She had made her home with her daughter, Mrs. Raymond Granger, Sr., in Bennington and Woodford since 1929. The Bartholomews' store was located across from C. White Co. in North Bennington, now the Polygraphic.
Her home and family had been her chief interest. She had been fond of sewing and was a skilled seamstress.
Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Dorothy (Sweet) Granger and Mrs. Murray (Foster) Cutler, both of Woodford, and Mrs. Lila (Foster) Smith of Bennington; several grandchldren and seven great grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Leora Theberge and Mrs. Elizabeth Barnhardt of Los Angeles, Calif., and Mrs. Daisy Welch of North Bennington; one brother, Frederick Archer of Los Angeles. Nieces and nephews are also left.
The funeral will be held at Mahar & Son Funeral Home Thursday at 10:30 am and in St. Peter's Episcopal Church at 11. Burial will be in the family lot in the Village Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 tonight and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday, when the family will be present.
Elias Bartholomeu (1880 - 1929)
Lila M. Foster Smith (1894 - 1970)*
Eva Irene Foster Cutler (1897 - 1941)*
Isabelle May Foster Cutler (1900 - 1990)*
Dorothy May Sweet Granger (1904 - 2006)*
Bennington Village Cemetery
Created by: Nancy D
Record added: Oct 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79197978
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