- Edwina "Eddie" Emery Layton, 83, longtime resident of Milford, DE, died peacefully on Thursday, September 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. Eddie was born in St. Francis, Maine, and relocated to her Delaware home in the 1940's. Married to the late Caesar Rodney Layton, she raised four children and worked many years as an accountant for the family business and Baltimore Aircoil Company. Eddie loved gardening, books, vintage French music and anything to do with Maine. In addition to her father and mother and her Sister Judith Nadeau, she was preceded in death by her three children Lauren Copans, Peter Layton and Barbara Cheyney.
Edwina is survived by her son Caesar Rodney Layton of Washington, DC, his wife Nitara, as well as two sisters Freida Chase and Shelia Deabay and several wonderful grandchildren.
A Celebration of Eddie's life will be held privately with family on October 15, 2017 in Bucksport, ME. In lieu of flowers, the Family suggest contributions in her name to the Bucksport Area Senior Citizen Center's Senior Meal Program, 125 Broadway, Box 200, Bucksport, Maine 04416.
Published on  September 30, 2017