Echo Farnum

July 28, 1932 - August 03, 2020

Echo's Obituary

Echo Farnum, age 88, died peacefully on August 3, 2020.

Echo was born on July 28, 1932 in Yonkers, NY to the late Arthur and Helen (Gordon) Enochson.  She graduated from Ithaca College in NY.

She married the late Robert Farnum on September 20, 1952.

She had many interests including piano, painting, and she was an entrepreneur owning her own antique store and consignment shop.  While living in Wilton, CT she was a Deaconess at her Congregational Church.  She was a long-time seasonal camper at ShirRoy Campground in Richmond, NH. While living in North Smithfield, RI she worked as a bank teller.

Members of the family include her oldest son, Douglas Farnum and wife Barbara of Laguna Niguel, CA; only daughter, Lesley Giguere and husband Ron of Merrimack, NH; and twin sons, Christopher Farnum and wife Karen of Tolland, CT; and Matthew Farnum and wife Julie of Bedford, NH.  She had 7 grandchildren, Jennifer Cassidy of Concord, NH, Kim Holt and husband Mark of Concord, NH, Bradley Farnum of Manchester, CT, SPC Alexander Farnum currently stationed in Germany, Zachary, Meghan and Aidan Farnum of Bedford, NH.  She had 3 great grandchildren, Nathan and Ryan Cassidy of Concord, NH and Jeffrey Holt of Concord, NH.

Much appreciation to Ridgewood Facility in Bedford, NH and Compassus Hospice for the wonderful care they provided to Echo. 

The Rivet Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  Services are private.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to her favorite charity,  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

Private Service