HARMONY – Edna “Peg” Langley Chadbourne, 88, died peacefully Sunday, April 7, 2013, in Skowhegan. She was born Dec. 3, 1924, in Natick, Mass., the daughter of the late Alfred and Gladys Kilcollins Langley.
She attended Maine Central Institute and married George Chadbourne in 1963. She retired from New England Telephone & Telegraph as a telephone operator. After retirement she was a sales representative for Avon. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren as well as her family and friends. She loved playing bingo, crossword puzzles, crocheting, playing cards with the girls, and going on outings with the Silver Saints. She also loved to attend the annual Langley Family Reunion, Harmony Free Fair and Pittsfield Egg Festival. She was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Women’s Auxiliary and Telephone Workers Pioneers.
She is survived by her son, Tracy Chadbourne and wife, Kristi, of North Yarmouth; grandchildren, Zachary and Joshua; sisters, Ruth Walker of Florida, Gloria Bilodeau of Mechanics Falls and Nicky Butler of Bangor; brother, Philip Langley of Florida; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-laws, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, George; sisters, Barbra Langley, Anita McCormack and Pat Laney, Dee Madore; and brother, Sonny Langley.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Harmony Ambulance, 37 North Road, Harmony, ME 04942. The family will receive friends 4-6 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home, Pittsfield. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Harmony Baptist Church, Harmony. Committal will take place in the spring at Chadbourne Cemetery, Harmony. To leave a message of kindness for the family, please visit www.shoreynichols.com.