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Yvonne Dorr

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Yvonne D. Dorr 1937-2011 WEST ARLINGTON, VT Yvonne D. Dorr, 73, a resident of Route 313 West in West Arlington, passed away Wednesday May 25, 2011 at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. Yvonne was born in Bennington on December 19, 1937 the daughter of John and Gladys Neil Cross. She attended the one room school house in West Arlington and graduated from Arlington Memorial High School. Yvonne worked at the Wayside Country Store and then as a secretary for Attorney John Whalen, Mack Molding, Arlington High School and the Bennington-Rutland Supervisory Union. Yvonne was an avid reader, especially romance novels, enjoyed picnics, camping, flowers and flower gardening. She enjoyed her home and cherished times spent with her family. Yvonne was also very proud of being a Norman Rockwell model for many portraits. She is survived by her husband of fifty-four years, Richard Dorr of West Arlington, whom she married March 2, 1957, her children Brian Dorr and his wife Candace of Casa Grande, Arizona, Bruce Dorr and his wife Ginger of Austin, Texas, Jeff Dorr and his wife Jennifer of Pembroke, New Hampshire, Brenda Dunlop and her husband Buzz of Arlington, and Jennifer Downey and her husband Tim of Fernandina Beach, Florida, her sister Vivian Cross of West Arlington, nine grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Yvonne will be held Saturday May 28, 2011 at 11 a.m. at Hanson-Walbridge Arlington Chapel Historic Route 7A, Arlington, Vermont. Rev. Kathleen Clark of the Federated Church of East Arlington will conduct the service. Interment will follow in the family lot in West Arlington Cemetery. Visiting hours at the funeral home will be held Saturday May 28, 2011 from 10 to 11 a.m. one hour prior to the service when the family will be in attendance. If friends desire, memorial gifts in Yvonne's memory may be made to the Martha Canfield Library, c/o Hanson-Walbridge Funeral Home Arlington Chapel, P.O. Box 528 Arlington, Vermont 05250. To send the family personal email condolences please visit www.sheafuneralhomes.com. The family has entrusted arrangements to the care of Hanson-Walbridge Funeral Home, Arlington Chapel, Historic Route 7A Arlington, Vermont.

Published in Bennington Banner from May 26 to May 27, 2011
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