Barbara J. Stetson

December 22, 1928-May 14, 2012Barbara J. Stetson, 83, of Bradenton, FL and Derby, VT passed away Monday, May 14, 2012. She was born in Barton, Vermont on December 22, 1928. She is the wife of the late Clair A. Stetson. She is survived by daughter Nora Neville and husband Robert of Scarborough, Ontario; son Norman and wife Lucinda of Bradenton; daughter Nancy of Peabody, MA; daughter Nina Crosby and husband Jerry of West Warwick, RI; son Nelson of Vermont; son Ned of Washington, DC; daughter Norine Recchia and husband Ed of Blackstone, MA; son Newton and wife Colleen of Bradenton, FL; 17 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. She was an active member of the Eastern Star Chapter 27 in Newport, VT and an active member of Sarasota Shriners Chapter 79.Memorial donations may be made to TideWell Hospice or the Shriner’s Hospital for Children.