• Edna Slora
    February 13,2013

    Edna Slora

    Edna Slora

    BARRE — Edna Slora, 90, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Rowan Court Nursing Home in Barre after a brief illness.

    She was born in Lugano, Switzerland, Sept. 20, 1922, the daughter of Albert and Ida (Casellini) Abbiati.

    She attended Barre schools until the eighth grade.

    On Sept. 14, 1946, she married William G. Slora.

    She held nearly 85 jobs over the years, including at Rock of Ages and Twin City Lanes, as well as many housekeeping clients.

    She enjoyed cooking, her “stories” and Tom Jones.

    Survivors include two sons, Albert Slora, of Barre, and Alan Slora, of Arizona; two granddaughters and a great-grandson; a sister, Lorraine Copping, of Plainfield; three nephews; a niece; and many great-nieces and -nephews.

    She was predeceased by her husband and a sister, Vivian.

    The graveside service will be held at a later date in the Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Randolph Center.

    In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to one’s charity of choice.

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