|Harold G. Cheney, 73, of 71 Eighteenth St., died last evening. Mr. Cheney was born in Lowell, the son of the late George and Bertha (Hartt) Cheney and had been a lifelong resident of this city. Until his retirement a year ago, Mr. Cheney had owned and operated Edna’s Candy Shop for over 36 years. Besides his wife, the former Edna M. Wentworth, he is survived by two sons, Vernon H. Cheney of Springfield, VT., and Richard W. Cheney of Lowell; two sisters, Mrs. Louis Craven (Lillian) of Pelhan, N.H. and Mrs. Albert Lunn (Mildred) of Dracut; a brother, Leon A. Cheney of Vista, California; and seven grandsons, Mr. Cheney was a member of the First Congregational church of Lowell and was a member of the new England Retail Confectioners Association.
Taken from the Lowell Sun November 18, 1968|