M. Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Kennedy

M. Elizabeth "Betty" Kennedy, 98, resident of Nashua, NH passed away peacefully Sept. 23, 2016 at the Community Hospice House, Merrimack.

She was born In Bristol, Vt., on May 27, 1918, a daughter of How­ard and Katherine (Sheldon) Trudeau.

Betty was raised and educated in Vermont and grad­uated from Bristol High School. She lived in Nashua for the past several years and formerly resided in Wilton for many years.

Betty was a voracious reader and an avid gar­dener. She was prede­ceased by her husband, Paul J. Kennedy Sr.

Family members in­clude her stepson, Paul J. Kennedy Jr. of Wilton; a niece, Andrea Holland of Wilton; a nephew, Gary Ladd of Wiscon­sin; a great niece, Courtney Devine of Milford; and her brother in law, Lawrence Ladd of Wilton.

At Betty’s request there are no servic­es. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm St., Milford. To share a memory or offer a condolence, visit www. smith-heald.com.