RICHFORD – Kelly P. Dinsmore, age 58, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 at the VNA Respite House in Colchester.

He was born in Newport City on Oct. 29, 1960 to the late Thomas and Lucille (Bertrand) Dinsmore.

Kelly worked in construction for most of his life, he was employed by Winco and most recently S.D. Ireland. He also enjoyed logging and he was employed by Frank Gregoire. When Kelly wasn’t working, he liked to go for rides, and watch sports, especially the Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, or any NASCAR race.

He is survived by his son, Michael Dinsmore and his wife Sarah of Johnson; his siblings, Garrett Dinsmore of East Ryegate, Conn Dinsmore of East Ryegate, Jack Dinsmore and his wife Cheryl of East Berkshire, Kathleen Iverson and her husband Dale of Berkshire, Peggy Dinsmore of Great Falls, Mont., and Tracy Bourgeois and her husband Dale of Alburgh; his friend, Debbie Reid of Richford; several nieces and nephews and his beloved cat, Pudge. Besides his parents, Kelly was predeceased by his grandchildren, Collin, Emma and Everett Dinsmore; brother, Brian Dinsmore; nephew, Thomas Pulst; and niece, Erina Munch.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at 4 p.m. at Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Ave., Enosburg Falls.

Visitation will be held on Saturday at Spears Funeral Home from 2 p.m. until the hour of the service.

For those who wish, contributions in Kelly’s memory may be made to the University of Vermont Cancer Center, The Courtyard at Given, 4th Floor North, Burlington, VT 05405.

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