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Esther Jane Gaudette

Female 1943 - 2012  (68 years)

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  • Name Esther Jane Gaudette 
    Born 6 Sep 1943  Colchester, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    _UID EA14555CE7412940B17E09DF8BD160EAFD6B 
    Died Feb 2012  Williston, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 10 Feb 2012  Mount Calvary Annex, Burlington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Burlington Free Press, February 9, 2012
      Esther J. Bessette (Includes picture)

      ESTHER J. BESSETTE GEORGIA - Esther J. Bessette, 68, a longtime resident of Georgia, died peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, in the VT Respite House in Williston. Esther was born in Colchester on Sept. 6, 1943, the daughter of Ralph and Gladys (Conger) Gaudette, and was a graduate of Essex Junction High School. She was married in Georgia to Franklin D. Bessette Sr., who predeceased her in 2003. Esther retired after 27 years of employment from Woolworths in Burlington. After retirement, Esther and Franklin owned and operated Esther's Small Engine Repair in Georgia. Esther enjoyed her doll collection, but mostly she enjoyed people, family and friends. She was a very caring and giving person. Esther is survived by her sister, Ethel McDonald and her husband, Clement, of Georgia; three brothers, Leon Gaudette and his wife, Ellie, of Barre, Richard L. Gaudette and his wife, Winona, of Georgia, and Rodney Gaudette of St. Albans; and many nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family. She was predeceased by her parents; and by an infant brother, David Leon Gaudette. Visiting hours will be on Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed by a prayer service celebrating Esther's life beginning at 1 p.m. at the LaVigne Funeral Home, 132 Main St. in Winooski. Interment will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery Annex in Burlington. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Vermont Respite House, 99 Allen Brook Lane, South Burlington, VT 05403, or to the funeral home to help with family matters.
    Person ID I13038  14B Jean Besset of Quebec
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2014 

    Father Ralph Gaudette 
    Mother Gladys (Conger) Gaudette 
    Family ID F5977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Franklin Donald Bessette,   b. 12 Jan 1937, Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 2003, Georgia, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 5 Jan 1990 
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F5008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart