RICHFORD — Mary L. Goddard, age 79 passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. She was born Sept. 26, 1935 in Berkshire, the daughter of the late Adolphus A. and Lorena L. (Fecteau) King.
Mary was a resident of Richford most of her life where she was a member of All Saints Catholic Church. She worked as a bartender at the American Legion Post # 12 and was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary. Mary enjoyed going to BINGO, and playing games like Aggravation and Bunko. She was also an avid baseball fan and especially enjoyed watching the Atlanta Braves.
She is survived by her children, Brenda Wright and her husband, Gary, of Hollister, Calif., Pauline Parrotte and her husband, Roy, of St. Albans, Connie O’Hearn of Scappoose, Ore., and Tina Garrow and her husband, Paul, of Milton; nine grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; her sister, Phyllis Waterhouse of Franklin; many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Mary was predeceased by her husband, Albert G. Goddard; her brother, Hollis King; and her sister, Betty King.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. at All Saints Catholic Church, 152 Main St., Richford with Rev. Karl Hahr celebrating the Mass of Christian burial. Interment will be later this spring in the Richford Center Cemetery. There will be no visiting hours.
For those who wish, contributions in Mary’s memory may be made to Richford Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 236, Richford, VT 05476. Messages of condolence may be sent to Mary’s family on-line through www.spearsfuneralhome.com.