ST. ALBANS — A Mass of Christian Burial for E. Marguerite Mary (Carney) Marchessault, 104, who passed away Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 will be held Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 11 a.m. in Holy Angels Church, 246 Lake St., St. Albans.
Committal services will be held at the family lot in Holy Cross Cemetery, Fairfax Street, St. Albans. Immediately following the services, a reception celebrating Meg’s life will be held at her home at 39 Bob White Circle on Hathaway Point in St. Albans Bay.
Marguerite “Meg” is survived by her children, Susan (Marchessault) Lewis of North Syracuse, N.Y.; Art Marchessault of St. Albans, Mary (Marchessault) and Mel Schursky of Lindenhurst, N.Y.; Thomas and Eileen Marchessault of Manchester, Conn.; and Jim and Sue Marchessault of Canby, Calif. She was predeceased by a daughter, Patricia, who died in infancy. She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren: Barbara Lewis, Jennifer Lewis and family, Warren and Annie Marchessault, Ruth and Ed Isaacson, Helen and Bruce Rose and family, Sam and Kelly Schursky and family, Mel and Sonia Schursky and family, Frank and Marissa Schursky, Jack Schursky, Beth Marchessault, Matt Marchessault, Donna Marchessault, Judah and Jessica Marchessault and family, Sara Marchessault, David and Christine Marchessault and family, and Tim Marchessault and family. Her many nieces, nephews, and friends will lovingly remember her.
Memorial contributions may be made to her nephew, Father Ned Marchessault’s Spiritan Mission in Olbalbal, Tanzania at www.nedsmission.org or made out to Edward Marchessault with a memo to Olbalbal Mission and sent to Martha Stovall at 15 Litchfield Road, Port Washington, N.Y. 11050. Arrangements are by the Heald Funeral Home 87 South Main Street, St. Albans, Vt. where messages of condolence to the Marchessault family are welcome at www.healdfuneralhome.com.