Rebecca Ellen Hildreth
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Rebecca Ellen Hildreth
  • October 29, 1941 - August 24, 2017
  • Canterbury, New Hampshire

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Rebecca E. "Becky" Hildreth, 75, formerly of Canterbury died Thursday, August 24, 2017 at the Peabody Home in Franklin after a period of declining health.

"Becky" as she was known by, was born in Concord on October 29, 1941 a daughter of Lucian and Ellen (Nelson) Hildreth. She graduated from Concord High School Class of 1959 and earned her Bachelors' Degree from Principia College in Illinois in 1963.

She worked as a nurse for the Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association in Chestnut Hill, Mass for many years. She came back to Canterbury where she was a nurse for the local visiting nurses association for several years before retiring.
Becky was a member of the First Church of Christ Scientist in Concord where she served as Second Reader.

Becky loved to travel, whether it was going to Florida with her parents or on trips with her brother, Joel. She enjoyed traveling to Europe and Japan. She was especially fond of her little dog, Minka.

Becky was predeceased by her parents and her brother David.
She is survived by her brother, Joel who were best friends;
a nephew, Jeff and his children, Eve and Elijah all of Wisconsin as well as many aunts uncles and cousins.

A memorial service will be conducted at 11am on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Bennett Funeral Home, 209 North Main Street, Concord. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Canterbury. A time of fellowship will follow at the Parish House in Canterbury Center.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First Church of Christ, Scientist, 33 School Street, Concord, NH 03301 or the Peabody Home, 24 Peabody place Franklin, NH 03235.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Bennett Funeral Home of Concord.

Online condolences can be expressed at www.bennettfuneral.com