Lorna A. Hemeon

–  July 17, 2021 

Rumney, NH


Lorna A. Hemeon, 81, of Mill Road passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at her home following a long illness.


Born on October 23, 1939 in Franklin, NH, she was the daughter of John and Arlene B. (Young) Durgin.


Lorna grew up in Franklin and was a 1957 graduate of Franklin High School where she was a majorette in the school band.  In 1958, she married John Hemeon and they raised their family in Rumney, NH. They enjoyed 63 years of marriage.


She was a devoted homemaker and her passion was spending time with family and friends.


Along with her husband John, she enjoyed travelling and they spent the last 20 winters in Largo, FL.


She leaves her husband John; daughters: Teri (Bo) Svenson (Bella), Lynn (Rick) Sutherland and Brenda (David) Poitras; grandchildren: Reann (Robin) Svenson-Allen, Jeremy Poitras, Nate Poitras, Lyndsey Sutherland and Erika Sutherland; great-grandchildren: Elizebeth, Benjamin, Rylee, Jorden, Lilly, and Leif; a sister Ellen Upton as well as several nieces and nephews.


A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 9:00am Saturday, August 7 at Rumney Baptist Church,  375 Main Street, Rumney, NH. Rev. Seth Powers will officiate. There are no calling hours. Burial will be private at Pleasant View Cemetery in Rumney.

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