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“Dearest Iris,We spent a lot of time together as I grew up. I've enjoyed camping, square dancing, birthday parties just to name a few of the things we...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Pam Bergamini - Folsom, CA

“Aunti, I will miss you. Love you with all my heart. The road and the journey in life are the hardest part. Rest now. Love you. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Brent Stackhouse - Springfield, MA

“Lisa, Will & Pops, I am so sorry for your loss. Iris was a wonderful lady. I looked forward to you guys coming down, she always made me laugh. I will...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Shealisa McClaskey - Lancaster, OH

Dave and Rose “Sorry to hear of her passing. Remember her well when she would attend the Country Corner Coffee House concerts with Bill and some of their family. ...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Dave and Rose Helman - Granby, MA

“My deepest sympathy on the loss of your loving mother. Iris was a sweet lady and wonderful neighbor. She will be missed. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Lorraine Wyrostek - East Windsor, CT

“Dear Iris, You are a part of the fabric of my youth. I have many fond memories of time spent with you and your family. I remember camping with you...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Susan (Prisk) Chiarappa - CA

“so sorry for your lost, may god bless ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: larry iser - capon bridge, WV

“Our sincere sympathies for your loss. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home - CT


Iris Laura (Stackhouse) Saville, 81, of East Windsor, beloved wife for 58 years of Willard E. Saville, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Monticello, ME on July 30, 1935, daughter of the late Elbridge and Lois (Van Tassell) Stackhouse, she was raised in Houlton, ME and moved to Hartford as a young woman in 1956. After her marriage in 1959, Iris and her husband Willard, moved to East Hartford and then to East Windsor in 1964. Iris worked in the banking industry for her entire career and retired from Bank of America as a student loan collector. Iris and her husband belonged to the Powder Keg Square Dance Club in Enfield and the Mountain Laurel Chapter of the Good Sams Camping Club in Enfield for many years. She was excellent at crocheting and made three or more afghans for each of her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoyed watching her favorite sports teams including The Ohio State University Buckeyes football and the West Virginia University football and basketball teams. Iris also enjoyed playing bingo, going to flea markets, traveling and camping with her family, and watching her children and grandchildren's sporting events. She was a wonderful cook and followed the many recipes in her grandmother's hand-written cook book and invented many other recipes on her own. Besides her husband, she leaves a son, Willard E. Saville, II and his wife Bonnie of Lancaster, OH; a daughter, Lisa L. Olsen and her husband Eric of East Windsor; a brother, Carlton Stackhouse and his wife Dottie of New Limerick, ME; a sister, Nena Lilley and her husband Roger Noel of Clearwater, FL; six grandchildren, Bryan "Hank" Saville and his wife Angelia, Joshua Saville and his wife Alicia, Petty Officer 1st Class, Dustin Saville, USN, Anthony Heriot, David Olsen, and Alexander Olsen; 11 great grandchildren, Jenny, Andrew, Katie, Gabriel, Austin, Nathaniel, Kayo, Autumn, Jeremiah, Cory, and Mandy; and four great-great grandchildren, Braxton, Aiden, Austin, and Nate. Her family will receive friends on Friday, April 7, 4-8 p.m., at the Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Rd., South Windsor. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made Dakin Humane Society, 171 Union St., Springfield, MA 01105 or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For online condolences please visit, www.carmonfuneralhome.com.

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