|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1929|
|Death: ||Oct. 5, 2011|
Waterville- Mrs. Nancy E. Barry, 82, a lifelong resident of Waterville, passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2011, at her home with her loving family at her side.
Born in Waterville, Jan. 2, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Albert & Avis (Montgomery) Bennett.
She attended schools in Waterville and graduated from Cambridge High School in 1946. On May 24, 1947, Nancy married Ralph E. Barry in Hyde Park.
For 20 years, she was employed by the U.S. Postal Service at the Waterville Post Office as a rural mail carrier, retiring in 1992, prior to which, she was employed by Agway in Jeffersonville.
Nancy served the Town of Waterville as a second constable, tax collector and auditor for many years. She was a member of the Waterville Historical Society and a former member of the Mountain View Cemetery Association and the Waterville Home Demonstration Group.
Nancy leaves her husband of 64 years, Ralph E. Barry of Waterville, their 3 children, Edna Lafountain & her husband Dereck of Waterville, Barbara Lowell and her husband Michael of Wolcott, and Ralph E. Barry, II of Waterville, also by her 10 grandchildren, Dereck, Julie, David, Jamie, Dondi, Michelle, Kimberly, Christopher, Corey & Adam & her 24 great grandchildren. Nancy also leaves her sister, Alberta Genetti of Bedford, MA & her brothers, Dallas Bennett and his wife Marylin of Waterville and Edward Bennett of Belvidere plus several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents, Nancy was predeceased by her infant sister Mary Louise and a grandson, Tyler.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday; October 8, 2011 at 11:00 am in the Waterville Union Church with Pastor Heidi Reinker officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends at the church from 10:00 am until the hour of the funeral. interment will follow in the Mountain View Cemetery, Waterville.
Assisting the family is Lucien Hayes and the staff of the Heald Funeral Home of St. Albans. Private messages of condolence may be sent to www.healdfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Burlington Free Press, Oct 7, 2011.
Ralph E. Barry (1925 - 2014)*
Mountain View Cemetery
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Oct 07, 2011
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