University of New England - Innovation for a Healthier Planet

Edith Chase Weren collection, 1968-1973

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Collection Scope and Content

This collection includes an obituary, a transcription of the funeral service held at the First Congregational Church in Blue Hill, Maine, and a tribute to Weren in the Westbrook College publication The Mirror.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edith Chase Weren was born August 25, 1888 to Edith Lord and Edward E. Chase in Blue Hill, Maine. Edith Chase’s siblings were Mildred Chase Hinckley, Mary Ellen Chase, Edward Everett Chase and Virginia Chase Perkins. Edith Chase Weren worked as an assistant in the Admissions Office of Westbrook College from 1956-1960. In her retirement, she was active in her church, the First Congregational Church of Blue Hill. She died in Blue Hill on August 30, 1973.