In Memory of




Obituary for Eleanor M. Stenson

Eleanor Marie Stenson, age 89, beloved aunt and sister, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, September 14th in Winchester, MA. Elly resided in Brighton, MA for 50 years before retiring to Wells, ME where she lived for 39 years. She leaves behind her sister Sarah Gulati and brothers John Stenson and wife Nora, Edward Stenson and wife Maryann, and Mark Stenson. Elly also leaves behind many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Eleanor was born in Boston, MA and attended Boston College where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in Accounting. She worked at Bell New England/AT&T for her entire career before retiring. Following her retirement she moved to Wells, ME where she volunteered as an accountant at Laudholm Farm Reserve. Her interests included attending Boston Symphony Orchestra performances, preserving nature and supporting wildlife organizations, and spending time with her large extended family. She was an avid world traveler, an enthusiastic reader always with a book in her hand, and extremely generous with her family and friends. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Church, 155 Washington St., WINCHESTER on Wednesday, September 21st at 11am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment will be private. Memorial donations in Eleanor’s memory may be made to Laudholm Trust, PO Box 1007, Wells ME 04090.