ENOSBURG FALLS — Dorothy E. Lawyer, age 87, passed away Tuesday evening Dec. 8, 2015 at the Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans with her loving family at her side.
She was born in Enosburgh on Sep. 20, 1928 the daughter of the late Lyman & Ethel (Lawyer) Dudley.
Dorothy was employed at the sewing factories in Enosburg Falls and Richford and the Hockey Stick Factory in Richford. She enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles, watching the Lifetime channel as well as other T.V. shows, camping, playing darts, snowmobiling, baking and flowers. Most of all she loved to spend time with her grandchildren and their families.
She is survived by her children, Ronald Lawyer and his wife, Joan of Swanton; Connie Curtis and her husband, Earl, of Alburgh; Donna Casavant and her husband, Jim, of Hardwick; Lyman Lawyer and his wife, Karla, of Enosburgh; Candice Combs and her husband, Stephen, of Richford; Michael Lawyer and his fiancé, Kelli Peters, of Richford; Jeffrey Lawyer and his wife, Kim, of Enosburg Falls; Jacqueline Garrow and her husband, Robert, of Malone, N.Y.; her grandchildren, Tina Gilbeau; Terry Noyes her fiancé, Eddie Paquette; John Marchessault and wife, Gill; Tony Marchessault and wife, Eva; Lisa Maskell and husband, Dennis; Bobby Tanner and wife, Roxanne; Lyman Lawyer Jr.; Travis Lawyer and wife, Elizabeth Pieciak; Stevie Combs Jr. and fiancé, Amanda Mayhew; Casey Combs and significant other, Phillip Kittell; Travis Lawyer and wife, Destiny; Krista Brown; Kirsten Lawyer and fiancé, Curtis Brown; Amber Lawyer and partner, Ben Wright; Keshia Lawyer and partner, Cody Sheltra; Jeffrey “J.J.” Lawyer and partner, Alex Gover; Jeremy Brunton and wife, Tonya; Shannon Labarge and husband, Clarence; Alison Garrow; Christopher Garrow; many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; step grandchildren, Tim Curtis and wife, Rebekah; Amee Curtis and husband, Tyler; Andrew Curtis; Stephanie Curtis; Nedah Warstler and husband, Ben; Ben Peters; Amy Peters; Amanda Peters and her partner, Andrew Ouinette; Mary Grennan; Aspen Ladue and Gage Ladue; her siblings, Donald Putnam and his wife, Gretchen; Myron Dudley and his wife, Esther, of Highgate; and Cathy Robarge and her husband, Keith of Richford; and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Dorothy was predeceased by her grandchildren, Timothy Tanner and Cher Combs; step grandson, George Brassill; grandsons-in-law, Louis Gilbeau and Keith Noyes; her brother, Lynwood Dudley; and twin sisters, Margaret “Maggie” Rivers and Marjorie Wynn.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, Dec 13, 2015 at 2 p.m. at the Hill West Cemetery, West Hill, Montgomery. There will be no visiting hours.
For those who wish, contributions in Dorothy’s memory may be made to Northwestern Medical Center Palliative Care Program, 133 Fairfield, St., St. Albans, VT 05478
Messages of condolence may be sent to Dorothy’s family on-line through www.spearsfuneralhome.com