ROCHESTER — Hilda L. Lizotte, 75, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at Fletcher Allen Medical Center in Burlington.
She was born Jan. 4, 1939 in Rochester, the daughter of Wilbur Johnson and Barbara Lawrence.
Hilda attended Rochester schools and graduated from Rochester High School in 1957. She continued her education graduating from Mary Fletcher School of Nursing in Colchester. She was married to Maurice Lizotte April 11, 1959 in Rochester. The Lizottes lived in North Carolina for a short time while Maurice was in the service. After moving back to Rochester Hilda worked as a housekeeper at Hawk Mountain. She later worked, for several years, as a cashier at The Store in Rochester. She had lived at the Park House in Rochester for the past few years. Her memberships included St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Rochester and the Catholic Daughters. Hilda enjoyed playing cards, bingo and going out to lunch with friends. She especially loved being a grandmother.
She is survived by her daughter Lisa and Patrick Whitley of Weybridge, two sons; Mark Lizotte and wife, Ellen, Buckley of New City, N.Y., and Garth and Tina Lizotte of Milton, a brother Wayne Lawrence of Barre, 10 grandchildren; Eric McGraw, Nathan McGraw, Paige Lizotte, Kiara Lizotte, James Whitley, Laura Whitley, Brian Whitley, Matthew Lizotte, Morgan Lizotte and Meg Lizotte. She was predeceased by her husband, Maurice Lizotte, in 2002 and a son Kyle Lizotte in 1986.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 14 at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Rochester. Calling hours were held Wednesday, Aug. 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Day Funeral Home, Randolph.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, 1 Medical Center Dr., Lebanon, NH 03756. Online condolences may be left at www.dayfunerals.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Day Funeral Home, Randolph.