Shirley P. Amyot, 79, of Jay, passed away at her home on Thursday, April 27, 2006.
She was born in Newport on April 5, 1927, the daughter of Levi and Eva (Eli) Monfette.
On June 5, 1945 Shirley married Roland Amyot, who predeceased her on June 26, 1994. She is survived by her daughters, Paulette Breton and her husband Julien of Troy, Susan Cote and her husband Winston of Troy, and Annette Falconer and her husband Richard of Jay, her brother, Francis Monfette of Orleans, her sister, Winnifred Stevens of Barnet, and Elizabeth Keement and her husband Anthony of Knoughts Island, North Carolina, her brother-in-law, Cyril Day of Newport, twelve grandchildren, and eleven great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sisters, Alfreda Bowen, Gladys Kelley and Evelyn Day, and by her brother, Raymond Shackett.
Friends may call at the Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, Darling Hill Road, Newport (formerly Sias Ave.) on Friday, April 28 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 29 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Troy at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Jerome Mercure officiating. Interment will follow at the St. Ignatius cemetery in Lowell.
Should friends desire, contributions in Shirley’s memory may be made to Jay Food Shelf, C/O Francis Lucier, Jay Town Clerk, 1035 VT RT 242, Jay, VT 05859
On-line condolences may be sent to the family through curtis-britch-converse-rushford.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Homes, locally family owned and operated.