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In Memory of

Barbara Ann Trafton

November 12, 1929 - November 25, 2016

Obituary


NEEDHAM - Barbara Ann (Stevenson) Trafton, 87, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at the Carlyle House in Framingham after an illness.


She was born November 12, 1929 in Waltham, daughter of Gerald and Anna (Benson) Stevenson. She was raised in Waltham and Needham and graduated from Needham High School and Kathleen Dell Secretarial School.


Mrs. Trafton was employed by Seaboard Corporation, formerly in Chestnut Hill, for several years as an administrator until her retirement in 1994. She previously worked for State Mutual Insurance Company in Needham. She was a...

NEEDHAM - Barbara Ann (Stevenson) Trafton, 87, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at the Carlyle House in Framingham after an illness.


She was born November 12, 1929 in Waltham, daughter of Gerald and Anna (Benson) Stevenson. She was raised in Waltham and Needham and graduated from Needham High School and Kathleen Dell Secretarial School.


Mrs. Trafton was employed by Seaboard Corporation, formerly in Chestnut Hill, for several years as an administrator until her retirement in 1994. She previously worked for State Mutual Insurance Company in Needham. She was a resident of Needham for 36 years.


Barbara was predeceased by her husband, Howard Munro Trafton, in 1979.


Beloved mother of Linda Ann Wright and her husband Peter of Sudbury; devoted grandmother of Jessica Lynn Wright of Sudbury; loving cousin of the late Richard Fairfield and his wife Paula of Marlborough, Rick Fairfield and his wife Terri, Cory Fairfield and Craig Fairfield, all of Marlborough. Barbara is also survived by many dear friends and extended relatives.


Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 3rd at 10AM at St. Anselm Church, 100 Landham Road, Sudbury. Interment will follow at Newton Cemetery.


Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 2nd from 4-8PM at the Duckett - J. S. Waterman & Sons Home of Memorial Tribute, 656 Boston Post Road (RT20), Sudbury.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Epilepsy Foundation of New England "EFNE", 335 Main Street, #8, Wilmington, MA 01887.