March 2001 Funerals
COLCHESTER — HANSEN, Julia A. A Mass of
Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday, March 1, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. in
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in Colchester, with Rev. Jay Haskin
officiating and Deacon William Glinka assisting. The Altar Server was
Dwayne Crowley. The Music was by Leona Driesel and the Our Lady of Grace
Church Choir. The Readings were proclaimed by Deacon William Glinka.
Words of remembrance were shared by Julia’s son-in-law Michael Tempe.
Interment will be at a later date in the spring. Bearers were Daniel
Daniger, William Daniger, Anthony Daniger, William Tremp, Wally
Troescher, and William LaClair. Arrangements were made by the LaVinge
Funeral Home in Winooski.
BURLINGTON — ROBERGE, SR. Charles J. A
largely attended Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday,
March 1, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Mark’s Roman Catholic Church with the
Rev. Michael DeForge officiating and Rev. John Feltz as concelebrant.
The Offertory Gifts were presented by his three children, Michael,
Charles Jr., and Sarah Roberge, and his niece Sotera Maglaris. Attending
were many relatives, friends, neighbors, members of BAHA, North End
Little League, Boy Scouts of America, representatives from Ascension
Technology Corp, State of Vermont Natural Resources, students and
faculty from Lyman C. Hunt Middle School and John J. Flynn Elementary
School, and many area law firms. Interment followed in New Mt. Calvary
Cemetery with Father Feltz and Father DeForge offering committal
prayers. Bearers were Martin Lafayette, Anthony Lafayette, Earle
Babcock, Paul Boutin, Mark Aube and Ernest Christianson. Arrangements
were by the Ready Funeral Home, North Chapel, 934 North Avenue.
BURLINGTON — BOUFFARD, Sara Margaret Funeral services were held
Saturday, March 3, 2001 at 1:00 p.m. at the Community Bible Assembly of
God with the Reverend Michael Kriesel officiating. Soloist was Kathy
Farley and pianist was Guy Marchessault Interment took place in
Resurrection Park Cemetery, South Burlington, with Reverend Kriesel
conducting the committal prayers. Pall bearers were Sara’s step-father
Brian Nadeau; uncles, David Bouffard, Sr., Joseph Bouffard, Lonnie
Bourgault, Tim St. Germain; cousin David Bouffard, Jr.; and friend John
Foley. Attending the service were members of the church, faculty and
students of South Burlington High School, employees of Birchwood
Terrace, The Rec Room, Vermont State’s Attorneys Office, Nadeau Drugs,
Buyer’s Digest, Vermont Times and friends and neighbors. Corbin and
Palmer Funeral Home, 71 South Union St. Burlington was in charge of the
WINOOSKI — DEVINO, Jeanne T. — A Mass of
Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, March 3, 2001, at 11:00 a.m.
in St. Stephen’s Catholic Church with the Rev. Benedict Kiely
officiating. The reading was proclaimed by Raymond Villemaire. The
offertory gifts were presented by Jeanne’s nieces, Laurie and Marcia
Couillard and her nephew, Bruce Rudnick. Words of remembrance were
shared by Jeanne’s sister, Helen Lavallee. Altar servers were Raymond
Villemaire and Jeff Buehner. Music was provided by Celia Kenyon Asbell.
Interment followed in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery with Father Kiely
offering committal prayers. Arrangements were by the LaVigne Funeral
BURLINGTON — Mary (Hanley) Gilllilan Funeral
services were held on Monday March 5, 2001 at noon in the LaVigne
Funeral Home, Winooski, with the Reverend Joseph Blattner officiating.
Interment followed in the Resurrection Park Cemetery, South Burlington.
Father Blattner offered the committal prayers. Bearers were; Roger
Tremblay, Jr. Jan Tremblay and David Gregorek.
KENNETH J. BEDARD 9/25/63-3/6/94 Someone
once said about Ken… "The world is not filled with strangers,
only friends he hadn’t met yet" From the bottom of our hearts,
thank you for remembering our son and brother. Joseph Bedard, Patricia
Bedard, Mary Bedar, and Beth Bedard
HILDA MARY GAREY GEORGIA SHORE — Hilda M.
Garey, 76, widow of Paul A. Garey, went home to be with her Lord and
Savior Tuesday morning, March 6, 2001. A funeral service will be held on
Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the Georgia Plain Baptist Church. Memorial may
be sent to Martha’s Kitchen, Lake Street, St. Albans. Visitation will be
on Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Heald Funeral Home, 87 So. Main
St., St. Albans.
DOROTHY BOMBARD 2/14/17 – 2/19/01
BURLINGTON — A service will be held on Saturday, March 10, at 11:00
a.m. at St. Mark’s Church on North Ave.
WARREN "DAN" CASE BURLINGTON —
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Monday, March 12, 2001 in
St. Mark’s Roman Catholic Church with the Rev. John Feltz officiating.
Music was provided by organist and soloist Mary O’Kane. The Pall was
placed by Dan’s children, Kathleen, Patricia, and Michael. The crucifix
was placed on the casket by their mother Joan Case. The readings were
proclaimed by daughter-in-law Colleen Case and daughter Patricia Senzel.
The Offertory Gifts were presented by son Michael and grandsons Thomas
and Matthew. Burial will be in the Vermont Veteran’s Cemetery in
Randolph Center in the spring. Pallbearers were Richard McClintock,
Gunther Hetzel, Fred Chamberlain and Justin Bonilla. Arrangements were
by the Ready Funeral Home, North Chapel, 934 North Avenue, Burlington.
RICHARD EARL HAYES NEW HAVEN — Funeral
services for Richard Earl Hayes, age 37, who passed away on March 9,
2001 were held at the New Haven Congregational Church on Monday, March
12, 2001. Officiant was Rev. Margaret Wright, Pastor. Also participating
were Rev John McDermott, St. Mary’s Church; Rev. Alden Launer, who
delivered the eulogy and Ray Davison who represented the Addison County
Fire Fighters Association. Organist and Soloist was Kevin Parizo.
Pianist and soloists were Rev Ed and Emily Hilbert. Graveside committal
services and burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery in New Haven.
Pallbearers were, David Shaw, Patrick Shaw, Neil Leonard, Rollin Many,
George Devoid and Daniel Morse. The ‘Last Alarm’ ceremony was conducted
by Richard Cole. Honor Guard was provided by members of the Middlebury
Volunteer Fire Department. Also in attendance were over 100 members of
the Addison County Firefighter’s Association. Arrangements were under
the care of Sanderson Funeral Service, Middlebury.
ROBERT J. LAWRENCE BURLINGTON — A Mass of
Christian Burial was celebrated Monday March 12, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. in
the Chapel of St. Joseph Co-Cathedral with Bob’s son Reverend Jim
Lawrence as the principal celebrant. Concelebrants were Rev. James
McShane and Rev. Joseph Romano. The pall was placed on the casket by
Bob’s grandsons, Tom and Jeff Lawrence. The crucifix was placed by his
son Gordon Lawrence. The readings were done by Stewart Smith and Fr.
Stephen Nichols. The gifts were brought to the altar by Betty Ann Gadue,
Ann Renzoni, Pat Hollinger, and Barb Lancaster. Representatives were
present from Verizon and the Sisters of Mercy. A delegation of priests
was present from the Roman Catholic diocese. Eulogies were given by both
of Bob’s sons, Fr. Jim Lawrence and Gordon Lawrence. Celeste Hahn was
cantor, accompanied by Michele Morin. The final commendation was given
by Bishop Kenneth Angell. Interment followed in New Mt. Calvary Cemetery
with Father Lawrence reading the committal prayers. Bob was accorded
military honors by the Vermont Army Guard. The pall bearers were Tom and
Jeff Lawrence, grandsons; Matt and Steve Bertrand, nephews; and Gordon
Demag and Neil Loller, family friends. Arrangements were by Boucher and
Pritchard Funeral Directors.
SOUTH BURLINGTON — BOUFFARD, Normand J.
— A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Tuesday, March 13, 2001, at
2:00 p.m. in St. John Vianney Church in South Burlington with the Rev.
John Hamilton, celebrant. The scripture lessons were read by Loretta
Verrett. Soloist was Linda Desautels accompanied by organist Eileen
Bouvier. Serving on the altar were Frank Myers, Paul Pouliot and Robert
Wilkens. The offertory gifts were presented by his children, David Sr.,
Patrick, Joseph, Beverly, and Jane. Bearers were his three sons, David
Sr., Patrick, and Joseph; his grandson, David Bouffard Jr.; son-in-law
Lonnie Bourgault; and longtime friend Ken Deforge. Burial took place in
Resurrection Park Cemetery with Father Hamilton conducting the committal
prayers. Full military honors were accorded Normand by the Vermont Air
Guard with the presentation of the flag to Mrs. Bouffard. Attending the
service were communicants of St. John Vianney Church, employees of Starr
Farm Nursing Home, Birchwood Terrace Healthcare, Buyer’s Digest and the
Burlington Free Press, the Vermont Air Guard, Nadeau Drugs, neighbors
and friends. Corbin and Palmer Funeral Home, 71 S. Union St.,
Burlington, was in charge of arrangements.
HINESBURG — DRISCOLL, Orvis John — A
largely attended Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Friday, March
16, 2001, at 10:00 in St. Jude Roman Catholic Church with the Rev.
Walter Miller officiating. Present in the sanctuary was the Rev. Gerald
Ragis. The crucifix was placed on his casket by his wife, Lucia (Aube)
Driscoll. The readings were proclaimed by Anne Driscoll and Judy Rivers.
The offertory gifts were presented by Rae Driscoll, Shane Driscoll,
Carla Driscoll, and Rob Driscoll. Music was provided by Mary O’Kane.
Attending were many relatives, friends and neighbors, representatives
from S.T. Griswold, Parent Construction, Hinesburg Sand and Gravel,
Champlain Vocational Services and many parishioners of St. Jude’s.
Interment followed in Resurrection Park Cemetery in South Burlington
with Father Miller offering the committal prayers. Full military honors
were accorded with the U.S. flag being presented to his wife by the
Vermont Army National Guard. Bearers were Den Casey, Dan Driscoll, Joe
Bissonette, Bernard Manor, Everett O’Brien, and Albert LaBerge.
Arrangements were by the Ready Funeral Home South Chapel, 261 Shelburne
WINOOSKI — CONNER, Linwood K.
""Lin” Jr. — A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated
Saturday, March 17, 2001, at 11:30 a.m. in St. Stephen Catholic Church
in Winooski with the Rev. Benedict Kiely officiating. The readings were
proclaimed by Marie Pepin. Words of remembrance were shared with
everyone in attendance by Lin’s nephew, Raymond Conner Jr. Music was
provided by Celia Kenyon Asbell. Altar servers were Raymond Villemaire
and Jeff Buehner. Bearers were Ronnie Germaine, Ronald Farr, Dave
Morgan, and Todd Sheridan. Arrangements were by the LaVigne Funeral
BONNIE FLETCHER 3/18/48 – 2/15/01 MEMORIAL
SERVICE Saturday, 3/17/01, 10:30 a.m. First Congregational Church Essex
Junction, Vermont (Main and Church streets)
CHARLOTTE — LAWRENCE, Warren Frank — A
memorial service with a Masonic service will be held at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, March 17, 2001, in the Charlotte Congregational Church. Mr.
Lawrence died Monday, March 5, 2001, in Burlington Health and
Rehabilitation Center. Memorial gifts may be made in his memory to the
Salivation Army, 64 Main St., Burlington, VT 05401. Arrangements are by
the Shelburne Funeral Chapel of Corbin and Palmer, 209 Falls Road,
CATHERINE DURICK LULL SHELBURNE — A Mass
of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday March, 17, 2001 at 1:00 p.m.
in St. Catherine of Siena Church, Shelburne with the Rev. Phillip
LaMothe, Celebrant assisted by server Frank Poulin. Scriptures were read
by Mr. Poulin and Gus Mercaldo. Soloist and organist was Gary Moreau.
Burial will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fair Haven, in the
spring. Pall bearers were his grandsons, Robert Danyow and Stanton
Williams, great-grandson, Paul Fitzgerald Danyow; also David Bridges,
Paul Dieman and Joseph Cronin. A large number of faculty and staff from
South Burlington and surrounding school districts were in attendance, as
well as Shelburne Town officials, area business people, UVM alumni,
Communicants of St. Catherine of Siena, and neighbors. Arrangements were
under the direction of Shelburne Funeral Chapel, 209 Falls Road,
FLORENCE R. (GRANGER) DUPONT WINOOSKI — A
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, March 20, 2001 at
10:00 a.m. in the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winooski with
the Reverend Richard Lavalley officiating. The readings were proclaimed
by Thomas Kane. A poem was shared with the many in attendance by Flo’s
niece, Carol Corbiere. The music was by Peggy Lesage, Lucille Dupont and
Yvette Tatro. An Honor Guard was presented by members of the Daughters
of Isabella. Interment followed in the St. Francis Xavier Cemetery with
Father Lavalley offering committal prayers. Bearers were Flo’s nephews,
Richard Corbiere Jr., Thomas Corbiere, Andrew Corbiere, Wayne Tipson,
Scott Tipson, and Kyle Tipson. Arrangements were by the LaVigne Funeral
JEFFERSONVILLE — WRIGHT, Alvin C. —
Funeral services will be held today, Thursday, March 22, 2001, at 11:00
a.m. in the Second Congregational Church in Jeffersonville with
son-in-law the Rev. Steven Maxfield officiating. Arrangements are by the
Hayes-Rich Funeral Home, 1176 Main St., Fairfax.
WINOOSKI — BEZIO, Armand G. — A Mass of
Christian Burial was celebrated Friday, March 23, 2001, at 11:00 a.m. in
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winooski with the Rev. Richard
Lavalley officiating. The readings were proclaimed by Thomas Kane. Music
was provided by Lucille Dupont. Interment followed in St. Francis Xavier
Cemetery with Father Lavalley offering committal prayers. Bearers were
Armand’s sons,Todd R. Bezio and Scott M. Bezio, and Armand’s
brothers-in-law, Stanley Parker and Donald Larocque. Arrangements were
by the La- Vigne Funeral Home, Winooski
ANITA LOATI BUXTON Funeral services will
be held at the Congregational Church, Jericho Center, on Saturday, March
24 at 10:30 a.m. Calling hours are Friday, March 23 at Gifford Funeral
Home in Richmond 6:30 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests
that donations be made to the Jericho Congregational Church or the Essex
Free Library in Essex Center.
SHELBURNE — ST. HILAIRE, Leo R. — A Mass
of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, March 24, 2001, at 10:00
a.m. in St. Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic Church with the Rev.
Philip Lamothe, celebrant, assisted by altar server Frank Poulin. The
organist was Arthur Pare. Readings were proclaimed by niece Cindy
Carrano and nephew Gordon St. Hilaire. The soloist was brother Alfred
St. Hilaire who sang ""All I Ask of You” and
""Prayer of St. Francis.” Bearers were Peter Pizzagalli,
Watson Webb, Randy Shover, Lucian Poitras, Peter Denton, and Jim O’Neil.
Attending the service were representatives from Shelburne Fire Dept.,
Shelburne Post Office, Rice Lumber, S.D. Ireland, Denton Construction,
Bert’s Place, Pizzagalli Racing, Larkin Realty, Vermont Custom Home
Design and members of St. Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic Church.
Shelburne Funeral Chapel of Corbin and Palmer Funeral Homes, 209 Falls
Road, Shelburne, was in charge of arrangements.
PEARL DORA PINAN WINOOSKI — A Mass of
Christian Burial was celebrated Monday, March 26, 2001, at 10:00 a.m. in
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winooski with Rev. Richard
Lavalley officiating. The Readings were by Diane Potvin. The music was
by Lucille Dupont. Interment will be later in the spring. Arrangements
were made by LaVigne Funeral Home, Inc., Winooski