1950 – 2022
Eastford – Susan (Hoseason) Krikstone, 72, of Eastford, CT, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 6, 2022 in her home. She was the loving wife of Stephen Krikstone for nearly 50 years. Born in Swampscott, MA, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Laura (Hanscom) Hoseason.
Susan is survived by daughters, Alicia Boucher, Sarah Edwards, and Lindsey Stonehart; her brothers, Peter Hoseason, and Robert Hoseason; her sisters, Diane Todino, Nancy Mongeon, Ann Donovan, and Carol Hallowell; and her five grandchildren. She is predeceased by her sister, the late Joan Fontaine, and her brother, the late David Hoseason.
She worked as a teacher for 35 years, teaching kindergarten through third grade in the Foster, RI school system. Susan loved flowers and gardening, as well as animals, especially dogs. Some of her happiest moments was having her family around her and spending time with her grandkids; Hannah, Evan, Will, Rosalie, and Erin. She has left us all with many happy memories and smiles and will be greatly missed.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Cremation services have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Susan’s memory can be made to:
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – https://www.stjude.org/donate/pm-step.html?amount=x&sc_icid=en-pros-srch-lp-donate-bttn-top&source_code=IIQ210899002
Connecticut Humane Society – https://give.cthumane.org/give/255573/#!/donation/checkout