Elda R. (LeVangie) Daly, age 76

of Moultonborough, N.H.

Elda R. (LeVangie) Daly, age 76

Elda R. (LeVangie) Daly, age 76, of Moultonborough, N.H., formerly of Braintree, died peacefully, Thursday, July 27, 2023 at Concord Hospital in Concord, N.H., in the comfort of her loving family.

Elda was born in Weymouth, to the late Elias and Estelle A. (McNeill) LeVangie. Raised and educated in Braintree, she was a graduate of Braintree High School, Class of 1965. She later graduated from Quincy College with her nursing degree in 1991. Elda lived in Moultonborough, N.H. for five years, previously in Braintree for most of her life. She also enjoyed spending time at her home in North Fort Myers, Fla.

As a young woman, she worked as an appraiser in the real estate industry for several years before pursuing her dream of becoming a registered nurse. As a nurse, Elda was employed at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth in the maternity ward for many years, a job that she loved.

Elda enjoyed boating with family on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire and with her late husband, Bill, loved cruises and had travelled throughout the world. She was fond of her “teddy bear” dog, Brady, and their time spent together.

Elda was an all things “Glitsy” person who was devoted to her family and especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren, supporting all their many activities and accomplishments.

Beloved wife for fifty years of the late William J. Daly.

Devoted mother of Joseph W. Daly and his fiancée Lisa Grondin of Quincy, Michelle M. Bruttaniti of Bridgewater, Kimberly M. MacDonald and her husband Mark of Moultonborough, N.H.

Loving grandmother and Nani of Jami-Lynne, Matthew, and J.T. Bruttaniti, Kaleigh and Markie MacDonald.

Step-grandmother of Andrew and Alex Grondin and the late Tony Grondin.

Cherished great grandmother of Avery, Xavier, Robbie, and Kylie. Step-great grandmother of Lylah and Anthony.

Dear sister of Donna and Guy Grey of Wallingford, Conn. and the late Paul D. LeVangie.

Dear sister-in-law of Jo-Ann Hogan of Pa. and her late husband Loren, Lorraine Knudsen and her husband Harry of Braintree, Suzanne Daly of Fla., and the late Michael Daly.

Elda is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Thursday, August 3, from 4 – 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in Saint Francis of Assisi Church, 856 Washington Street, Braintree, on Friday, August 4, at 12 p.m. Interment to follow at Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree.

For those who wish, donations in Elda’s memory may be made to the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge Center in Boston, 125 S. Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130.


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  • Elda was a lovely person who I cherished. We were living in the same community in FL in the winter and near each other in NH in the summer. We were able to have fun together year round. I will miss her sense of humor and her quick wit. Love you, Elda

  • There are no words that can heal the pain with the loss of Elda. So many memories come to mind. She put herself ahead of others, always. I know I will miss our little adventures. Elda you did not go alone, you took a piece of each of us on your journey home. Keeping you always in our hearts. You were loved by all who knew you, I am blessed to have known you.

  • Our dear, dear friend Elda, we are still in shock and disbelief that you are gone. We will miss you terribly, you were the best neighbor and friend. Glad we got to spend lots of time with you February past, our Florida visits won’t be the same.
    We love you, rest in piece beautiful lady.
    Your Florida neighbors
    The Barrett Family

  • Elda will be Sorely missed by one and all…
    Sending our Sincere Condolences to the family…
    Much Love from Canada 🇨🇦
    Orrin & June

  • Elda was a classmate of mine, such a sweet person. We we’re Facebook friends. My deepest sympathy to her family. She will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her ❤️

  • Elda & I go back to when our kids were young! We had all kinds of shenanigans, like Lucy & Ethel! I’ll miss her beyond

  • Elda was such a lovely person. She came to PEI last summer and we all went to the Lobster Supper. We had a great time. She loved PEI. We will miss her very much. Condolences to all the family.

  • A very nice obituary for a lovely lady. I’m from BHS class of 65 and had occasion to see her several times in recent years. A class act gone too soon. Please accept my condolences.

  • My deepest condolences to cousin Elda’s family and close friends. I have wonderful memories of her when I was a kid as being the most beautiful woman and funny. She would always make us laugh. You will truly be missed. Rest in peace Elda.

  • Donna, Guy & Family:

    Elda was such a fun loving person. My heart aches for everyone.
    When a loved one becomes a memory…..that memory becomes a treasure.

  • Our sincere condolences to the family and our dear friend Suzy Daly. We had the joy of knowing and sharing memorable adventures with Elda. Our love and prayers continue for each of you during this time of loss.

  • So sorry to here of the passing of Elda ..I’m sure her parents,brother and deceased family where there to greet her as she left this world .My sympathy to Donna it’s so hard to lose a sibling .God bless 🙏

  • Our sincere sympathy to all of Elda’s children and their families as well as sister Donna, Guy and family. We have such great memories of Elda visiting PEI over the years. We had such fun every time! She will be missed. You will all be in our thought and prayers during these difficult days. 💗💗

  • I may be 3,000 miles away, but i’m with you all in spirit.
    The LeVangie family made me a part of their family many years ago. Elda was like a sister to me, as is Donna. Elda will live on in the memory of all she touched.