|Birth: ||Jan. 30, 1920|
|Death: ||Mar. 14, 2013|
Yvonne Bedard, 93, of St. Johnsbury passed away early Thursday, March 14, 2013 with family by her side.
She was born in St. Johnsbury on Jan. 30, 1920, the daughter of George and Josephine (Boucher) Langlois. Her husband Robert, a longtime local pharmacist, passed away Jan. 6, 1999.
The Bedards had made their home on Rocky Ridge in St. Johnsbury and had previously resided on Mt. Vernon St. where they raised their family. Yvonne adjusted well to her stay at the St. Johnsbury Health & Rehab Center over the past three years where she received wonderful care.
Mrs. Bedard was a parishioner of Corpus Christi Parish/St. John the Evangelist Church where she sang in the choir and was a lector. Yvonne was a regular volunteer at Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital, did volunteer library work at The Athenaeum, Catholic Central School, and NVRH, and was a past member of Seed and Weed Garden Club.
She is survived by her six children: George Bedard and wife Janis of Hinesburg, Joanne Jurentkuff and husband Darwin of Waterford, Marie Hagan and husband John of St. Johnsbury, Rachel Bedard and husband Carl Perry of Mountville PA, Elizabeth Bedard of Glenburn ME, John Bedard of Front Royal VA; 18 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; a brother Edward Langlois and wife Pauline of Waterford, a sister Cecile Rancour and husband Bernard of Williston; nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by four sisters: Rose Cyr, Anita Gravel, Gloria Greene and Lorraine Kane.
(Obtained from Sayles Funeral Home)
Robert W. Bedard (1916 - 1999)*
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Created by: Connie Lagasse Russell
Record added: Mar 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106958638