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Obituary: Doris J Dame, 1930-2015 Burlington

Published June 28, 2015 at 4:00 a.m.
Updated June 28, 2015 at 10:41 p.m.


Doris J Dame passed away peacefully at home on Thursday June 25, 2015. She was born on March 26, 1930 to James and Rose (Vezina) Moody in Burlington, VT the 2nd child of 9. She married Bernard Dame at St. Joseph's Catholic Church on November 27, 1953 and lived the rest of her life in Winooski. She worked for the Burlington Dress Company and retired from Ben's Sandwich Company.

While Doris didn't have any children of her own, she was greatly loved by her many nieces and nephews, cousin Bobby LaBelle and special friend Joan Krans. Doris was predeceased by her parents, husband of 50 years Bernard on April 27, 2004, her sisters Dorothy Couture, Leona Kirby, Patricia Deccareau and Jacqueline Billings. She is survived by her sisters Marilyn “Bunny” (Tony) Conger, and Susan (Dana) Sabine, brothers James (Priscilla) Moody and Michael Moody. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Joe, Donna, and Maijia from the VNA.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the VNA or Home Instead.Visitation will be from 10:00AM to 10:30AM on Thursday July 2 at LaVigne Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Winooski. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00AM Thursday July 2 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Winooski. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

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