RICHFORD – Georgette N. (Breault) Archambault, wife of the late Roland Archambault, age 94, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 surrounded by her loving family at the Franklin County Rehab Center in St. Albans.
She was born Aug. 24, 1921 in Berkshire to the late Stanislas and Marie Anne (Demers) Breault.
Georgette loved farming and gardening. She enjoyed playing bingo and cards, especially 500. Georgette was a talented seamstress and quilter; she was well known for making potholders, quilts, placemats and table runners. Her quilting ability earned her the title of “Potholder Queen”.
She is survived by her children and their spouses, Richard and Doris Archambault, Pauline and Rick Messier, George Archambault, Robert and Betty Archambault, Cecile and Jack Callan, Rita and Dale Drinkwater, John and Linda Archambault and Janet and Larry Longley; a daughter-in-law, Lorinda Michaud; 33 grandchildren and 58 great grandchildren; two brothers, Bernard Breault and Guy and Nancy Breault; a brother-in-law, Jerry Archambault and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Georgette was predeceased by her husband, Roland; a son, Henry Archambault; her beloved step-mother, Theresa (Larose) Breault; her siblings, Harvey and Loraine Breault, Rita Breault and Lucille Loiselle; siblings-in-law, Margaret Breault, Yvonne and Ben Gaboury, Gisele Archambault and Cecile Duvalle and daughter-in-law, Rita Archambault.
Georgette’s family would like to thank the staff from Our lady of the Meadows in Richford and Franklin County Rehab for the great care she received over the last several years.
Visitation will be Sunday, May 22, 2016 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Ave., Enosburg Falls.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, May 23, 2016 at 11 a.m. at All Saints Catholic Church, Main St., Richford with Fr. Karl Hahr officiating. Interment will follow in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Enosburg Falls.
For those who wish, contributions in Georgette’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
Condolences may be sent through www.spearsfuneralhome.com.