Caroline J. Oldham
1938 - 2014 BENNINGTON Caroline J. Oldham, 76, a resident of North Branch Street, answered the call to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday morning, June 25, 2014, following a long illness. She was surrounded by the comfort of her loving family. The daughter of Willard H. and Viola (Harrington) Pratt, she was born in White Creek on Feb. 17, 1938, and attended schools in Cambridge. Caroline had worked at General Cable, Thompson Mfg. and Pownal Tannery. She devoted the last half of her life to raise and love her son Kevin Joe who left this earth on March 16. She had enjoyed crocheting, knitting, seek and find puzzles, listening to her family play music and tag saling with her best friend, Josie LaFountain, with whom she now joins the Lord. Caroline leaves sons, LeRoy and Kay Oldham, and Thomas Oldham; daughter, Darlene Oldham, all of Bennington; sisters, Janice Oldham, Arlene Saunders, and Diane (Donnie) Morse, all of Bennington, Marjorie Pratt (Cleo Webb) and Mary (Thomas) Oldham, all of Cambridge, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband, LeRoy, who died May 23, 1992; by daughter, Charlene "Shoggy;" by great-grandchildren Bo Curtis Bacon and Clarissa Eve Bacon; by brothers, Willis, Harvey Sr., Roger and Cecil Pratt, and by sisters, Pauline Stroffoleno and Cybil Clement. FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services will be held on Friday June 27, at 10 a.m. at the HANSON WALBRIDGE SHEA FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Michael Twardy officiating. Friends may call on Friday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Park Lawn Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be made to
. in care of Hanson Walbridge & Shea, 213 West Main Street, Bennington, VT 05201. To send condolences visit www.sheafuneralhomes.com.
Hanson-Walbridge Funeral Home and Cremation Services
213 West Main St. Bennington, VT 05201
Published in Bennington Banner on June 26, 2014