Wrisley Funeral Home
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Cynthia G. Page

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at All Souls U.U. Church in Greenfield on Saturday, June 14th at 2:30pm, followed by a reception at the church. Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery in the Columbarium beside her husband

Greenfield, MA – Cynthia G. Page, 95, of the Arbors, 1S Meridian St., Greenfield, MA, passed away on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Charlene Manor following a period of declining health.

 

She was born August 5, 1918, to Jennie C. (DeWitt) and James Harold Guething in Toledo, OH. Her school years were spent in Cambridge, MA and Concord, NH. Cynthia graduated from Concord High in 1935 and attended the University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH for 2 years. She then worked for 3 years at the Unemployment Compensation Office in Concord, NH.

 

On October 5, 1940, she married Samuel R. Page of Tilton, NH. They lived in the Springfield, MA area for 24 years, where Cynthia volunteered at the YMCA, YWCA, hospital and Old First Church while raising her family. Later, they moved to East Greenwich, RI and then back to NH. For 10 years, they wintered in Bradenton, FL, where Sam died in May, 1989.

 

Cynthia moved to Greenfield, MA in August, 1992. She volunteered at the Survival Center for 7 years and also B.O.O.W. at the hospital. She belonged to the All Souls U.U. Church. Her main interests were duplicate bridge, traveling and the company of family and friends.

 

Her oldest son, Jim, predeceased her in 1999. Survivors are her son Richard and his wife Joyce of Hardy, VA and their two daughters Rachel and Jennifer; her daughter Lynne and husband Roland Ratte` of Greenfield, who provided her tlc through her later years, her grandson Sam and his wife Abby of Ladera Ranch, CA and their two children Esther and Noah; and her daughter-in-law Judith Furiate of Findlay, OH.

 

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at All Souls U.U. Church in Greenfield on Saturday, June 14th at 2:30pm, followed by a reception at the church. Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery in the Columbarium beside her husband.

 

Cynthia loved stylish clothes, so please wear something colorful to the service. Cynthia was very generous in support of many charities, so donations may be made to the charity of your choice in her honor.

 

Arrangements are under the direction of Wrisley Funeral Home, 90 Sugarloaf St., South

Deerfield. Expressions of Sympathy are available at: www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com