|Birth: ||Oct. 30, 1895|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 1981|
Philomene (aka Emma) was the daughter of Edward Gilbeau and Melvina Corrow.
Note: some of the obit has errors as Emma did not like to tell her age. And also she was born and baptized in Masonville Quebec, Canada.
Obituary of Mrs Emma Barkyomb
Mrs Emma Barkyoumb 84, died Thursday in Rockville, after a long illness.
She was born in Sugarloaf, Canada Oct 30, 1897, daughter of Edward and Melvina Gilbeau.
She had lived in Connecticut for the past 32 years and in her younger years was employed as a Forman on a tobacco farm in Connecticut. She married Charles Barkyoumb September 1913. Mr Barkyoumb predeceased her in 1968.
She leaves five sons: Orie of Cropseyville NY, Wilbur of Southwick, Mass, Maxie Lee of Schenectady, NY and Wellington of Enfield; seven daughters, Malvina Doner and Marjorie Destromp of Underhill, Leona Peatman of Middlesex , Matilda Destromp of Burlington, Marlene Carney of Connecticut, Jacqueline Wright of Tampa Florida and Joanne Chmielecki of Rockville; two brothers, Edward Gilbeau of Essex Junction, and Wiley Gilbeau of New Hampshire; 72 grandchildren; 70 great grandchildren; five great great grand children, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held Monday at 11:00 A.M. in St Thomas Church in Underhill Center, Interment following in St Thomas Cemetery. Visiting hours 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Sunday at the Gifford Funeral Home in Underhill. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Vermont Heart Association, 56 Church St, Rutland VT 05470
Edward S. Gilbeau (1865 - 1936)
Melvina Carrow Gilbeau (1866 - 1952)
Charles Francis Barkyoumb (1892 - 1968)*
Augustus Charles Barkyoumb (1915 - 1963)*
Orie E Barkyoumb (1916 - 1992)*
Melvina Eva Barkyoumb Doner (1918 - 2002)*
Leona Anastasie Barkyoumb Peatman (1919 - 1982)*
Matilda Laura Barkyoumb Destromp (1921 - 2000)*
Marjorie J Barkyoumb Destromp (1922 - 2003)*
Wilbur Maurice Barkyoumb (1923 - 2011)*
James Coolidge Barkyoumb (1924 - 1967)*
Loretta Minnie-Marie Barkyoumb (1926 - 1926)*
Stephen Isidore Barkyoumb (1927 - 1986)*
Wellington Francis Barkyoumb (1930 - 1997)*
Maxie Lee Barkyoumb (1934 - 1998)*
Jacqueline Marie Barkyoumb Wright (1936 - 1997)*
Joanna Beatrice Barkyoumb Chmielecki (1939 - 2006)*
Saint Thomas Cemetery
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Jun 13, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11160934