RICHFORD — Basil George Royea, age 86, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013 at Our Lady of the Meadows Community Care Home in Richford with his family by his side.

A memorial service for Basil will be held Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 at 10 a.m. at the Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Avenue, Enosburg Falls with pastor Patrick Hoadley officiating. Interment will follow in the Richford Center Cemetery.

A time of visitation will be held on Friday from 9 a.m. until the hour of the service.

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