|Birth: ||Apr. 19, 1920|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 2004|
Bennington Banner, Sep 30, 2004
Harold E. Bailey
BENNINGTON -- Mr. Harold E. Bailey, 84, a resident of Darling Street, died Monday, Sept. 27, 2004, at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center following a long illness.
Born in Shaftsbury April 19, 1920, he was the son of the late George M. and Jessie (Livingston) Bailey. He received his education in the Shaftsbury schools. Mr. Bailey was a World War II U.S. Army veteran. He married the former Alice LaFlamme at Sacred Heart Church in Bennington on July 11, 1945.
In earlier years, Mr. Bailey was employed at Bradford Mill in Bennington and retired after 30 years of employment with General Cable Company in Pownal.
He was a former member of both the American Legion Post 13 and the Bennington Moose Lodge. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Assembly. An avid outdoorsman, he also enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters; two sons; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a great-grandson, Justin Morin, and also by two brothers and a sister, Laurence Bailey, Frank Bailey and Delia Wright.
The funeral will be held from the Mahar & Son Funeral Home Thursday, Sept. 30, at 10:30 a.m. with a prayer, and from Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church at 11 a.m., where the liturgy of Christian death and burial will be offered.
Friends may call at the Mahar & Son Funeral Home Wednesday, from 4 to 6 p.m., when the family will be in attendance. The wake service will be held Wednesday afternoon.
Burial will take place in the family lot in Park Lawn Cemetery.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Bailey may be made to either the Bennington Rescue Squad or Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church through the office of the Mahar & Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
George Morton Bailey (1890 - 1956)
Jessie Mary Livingston Bailey (1892 - 1957)
Thomas George Bailey (1961 - 2009)*
Delia Mae Bailey Wright (1911 - 1994)*
Frank Morton Bailey (1914 - 1984)*
Lawrence Frederick Bailey (1917 - 1982)*
Harold Edward Bailey (1920 - 2004)
Park Lawn Cemetery
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Record added: Feb 27, 2011
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